The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 42 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 14 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.37% 2.56% 1.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.76% 6.25% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 1
Average daily rate £375 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -35.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +78.57%
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
119 128 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.61% 40.89% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 97 40
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £255 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £452 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -25.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing MySQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MySQL.

1 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Perl
3 10 (40.00%) Unix
3 10 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (36.00%) Hadoop
4 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (36.00%) DevOps
5 8 (32.00%) MapReduce
5 8 (32.00%) PHP
6 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (28.00%) Analytics
7 6 (24.00%) Video Analytics
8 5 (20.00%) HTML
8 5 (20.00%) Java
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle
8 5 (20.00%) CSS
9 4 (16.00%) Apache
9 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (12.00%) Ajax
10 3 (12.00%) Subversion
10 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
10 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
10 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (12.00%) JBoss
10 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
10 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
10 3 (12.00%) Web Services

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing MySQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MySQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.00%) SSH
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (36.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.00%) Big Data
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.00%) HPCC
5 1 (4.00%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (4.00%) MS Access
5 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Liquibase
3 1 (4.00%) Mockito
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) DBA
3 4 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Hadoop Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Perl Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) SQL DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) CSS
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) Ajax
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) CSS3
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) LAMP
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) CakePHP
4 1 (4.00%) Django
4 1 (4.00%) Gearman
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) JavaFX
4 1 (4.00%) Laravel
4 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Windows
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) DevOps
1 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (32.00%) MapReduce
3 7 (28.00%) Analytics
4 6 (24.00%) Video Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Database Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) Kanban
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) BDD
7 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Line Management
7 1 (4.00%) Open Source
7 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Perl
2 8 (32.00%) PHP
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) KVM
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Cacti
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) OpenNMS
1 1 (4.00%) yum
1 1 (4.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.00%) Dell
3 2 (8.00%) Percona
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Zend
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft