Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 18 37
Rank change year-on-year -15 +19 +2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 7 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.29% 5.59% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 21.92% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 4
Slough median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +25.00%
10th Percentile £354 £317 £326
90th Percentile £416 £550 £382
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £403 £375
% change year-on-year -0.62% +7.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £9.00

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 49 73 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 16.01% 25.52% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 55 41
Slough median daily rate £403 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.33% +11.11% -6.90%
10th Percentile £319 £267 £225
90th Percentile £488 £550 £470
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £405 £425
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £9.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year +368.42% - -56.82%

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 19 August 2018, 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 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Magento
2 6 (85.71%) Front End Development
2 6 (85.71%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) LAMP
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Twitter
4 3 (42.86%) Sass
4 3 (42.86%) LESS
4 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (42.86%) OO PHP
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (42.86%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) ERP

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 3 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Magento
2 3 (42.86%) Payment Gateway
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Magento Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Magento Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Backend Developer
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) CSS3
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
1 4 (57.14%) LAMP
2 3 (42.86%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (42.86%) LESS
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) Sass
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) Front End Development
2 6 (85.71%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (42.86%) ERP
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) OO PHP
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Twitter
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com