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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 26 27
Rank change year-on-year +16 +1  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 12 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 8.63% 1.23% 1.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.43% 5.56% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 5
Median daily rate £406 £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +18.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £370 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +46.15% +60.49%  

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 37 36 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 26.62% 22.22% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 22
Median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £470 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing MySQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Slough over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Slough

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL in Slough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) PHP
2 9 (52.94%) Nagios
2 9 (52.94%) LAMP
3 6 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (35.29%) ZABBIX
4 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
4 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
4 5 (29.41%) Node.js
4 5 (29.41%) Ansible
4 5 (29.41%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Subversion
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
4 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
5 4 (23.53%) Internet
5 4 (23.53%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) Perl
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) Swagger
5 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
5 4 (23.53%) Sensu
5 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
5 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
5 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
5 4 (23.53%) Express

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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Confluence
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.88%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
1 4 (23.53%) VPN
2 3 (17.65%) LDAP
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
3 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
4 3 (17.65%) MariaDB
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Administrator
5 3 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (17.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (17.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) LAMP
2 5 (29.41%) Node.js
3 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
3 4 (23.53%) Express
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) Sensu
3 4 (23.53%) Swagger
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) JSON
4 3 (17.65%) Laravel
4 3 (17.65%) OAuth
4 3 (17.65%) RESTful
5 2 (11.76%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) CentOS
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
1 5 (29.41%) DevOps
2 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
3 3 (17.65%) Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) OOD
3 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
1 9 (52.94%) PHP
2 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
2 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) Perl
3 4 (23.53%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) Ruby
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
1 3 (17.65%) NFS
1 3 (17.65%) Samba
1 3 (17.65%) Squid
2 2 (11.76%) KVM
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Xen
2 2 (11.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Nagios
2 6 (35.29%) ZABBIX
3 5 (29.41%) Ansible
4 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Rackspace