The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 17 35 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Contract jobs citing MySQL 31 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.37% 2.76% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.47% 7.41% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 0
Median daily rate £300 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.03% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.63 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+71.05% -53.08%
MySQL
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
85 108 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.43% 37.24% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 84 63
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.31 £18.90 £28.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £18.90 £27.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £18.90 £29.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing MySQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MySQL across the Cardiff region.

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 25 (56.82%) PHP
2 24 (54.55%) Apache
3 19 (43.18%) Perl
4 17 (38.64%) DevOps
5 16 (36.36%) Linux
5 16 (36.36%) Moodle
6 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
7 13 (29.55%) Windows
7 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (27.27%) e-Learning
8 12 (27.27%) ITIL
9 11 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (22.73%) Change Control
10 10 (22.73%) Unix
10 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
11 9 (20.45%) Ansible
11 9 (20.45%) LAMP
11 9 (20.45%) Hadoop
11 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
12 8 (18.18%) Migration
12 8 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (18.18%) Amazon S3
12 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (18.18%) MapReduce
12 8 (18.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 8 (18.18%) Route 53
12 8 (18.18%) Kafka
12 8 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 24 (54.55%) Apache
2 16 (36.36%) Moodle
3 3 (6.82%) IIS
3 3 (6.82%) Jetty
3 3 (6.82%) nginx
3 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon S3
1 8 (18.18%) Route 53
1 8 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (6.82%) Google App Engine
2 3 (6.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.82%) DHCP
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) FTP
2 3 (6.82%) HTTP
2 3 (6.82%) IPsec
2 3 (6.82%) SSL
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.27%) SSH
3 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
4 9 (20.45%) Hadoop
5 8 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (4.55%) Big Data
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.82%) Travis CI
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.27%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.27%) JUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Maven
4 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) Software Developer
3 12 (27.27%) PHP Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Moodle Developer
5 8 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) PHP Zend Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Hadoop Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) LAMP Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Perl Software Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) LAMP
2 8 (18.18%) Kafka
3 6 (13.64%) CSS
3 6 (13.64%) HTML
4 5 (11.36%) XML
5 4 (9.09%) CSS3
5 4 (9.09%) HTML5
5 4 (9.09%) jQuery
6 3 (6.82%) .NET
6 3 (6.82%) J2EE
6 3 (6.82%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (6.82%) PCRE
6 3 (6.82%) Regular Expression
6 3 (6.82%) Servlets
6 3 (6.82%) Zend Framework
7 1 (2.27%) Gearman
7 1 (2.27%) Java EE
7 1 (2.27%) SAML
7 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) e-Learning
2 5 (11.36%) NHS
3 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) Windows
3 10 (22.73%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) DevOps
2 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) ITIL
2 12 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (22.73%) Change Control
5 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
6 8 (18.18%) MapReduce
6 8 (18.18%) Migration
6 8 (18.18%) Project Management
7 7 (15.91%) Analytics
8 6 (13.64%) Video Analytics
9 4 (9.09%) OOP
10 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.82%) Open Source
10 3 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (6.82%) Web Design
11 2 (4.55%) MVC
12 1 (2.27%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) PHP
2 19 (43.18%) Perl
3 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) SQL
5 4 (9.09%) Java
6 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) Ansible
2 8 (18.18%) Fluentd
2 8 (18.18%) Mesos
2 8 (18.18%) Terraform
3 7 (15.91%) Piwik
4 3 (6.82%) Puppet
5 1 (2.27%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Zend
2 4 (9.09%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) Google
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) HP
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat