Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for MySQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MySQL over the 6 months to 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

MySQL
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 34 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 -19 +18
Contract jobs citing MySQL 3 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.01% 2.21% 6.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.00% 13.73% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 16
Slough median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £360 £354 £318
90th Percentile £450 £416 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £408
% change year-on-year +3.13% -1.84% +8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

MySQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 25 51 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 8.45% 16.09% 26.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 38 58
Slough median daily rate £406 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.93% +7.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £343 £321 £270
90th Percentile £701 £491 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% -4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £50.25 £44.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year +12.92% +368.42% -

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Slough

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MySQL in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MariaDB
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) CyberArk
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) BIND 9
3 1 (33.33%) VXLAN
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Notepad++

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) FileZilla
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Notepad++
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) MariaDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) JProfiler
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) BIND 9
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Postfix
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) HP ALM
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) CyberArk
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Mirantis
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Vitria
2 1 (33.33%) VMware