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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 35 40 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing MySQL 11 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.84% 0.67% 2.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.28% 2.04% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 6
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£325 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £258 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £318 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £281
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.96% +3.84%
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
107 98 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.65% 32.89% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 67 24
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £145.00 £18.97 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+664.36% -0.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.27%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014, 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 6 (46.15%) Perl
1 6 (46.15%) PHP
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) CSS3
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) Apache
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) LAMP
5 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
5 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Maven
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
2 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Perl Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) CSS3
4 2 (15.38%) LAMP
4 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 2 (15.38%) Tapestry
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) MapReduce
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Perl
1 6 (46.15%) PHP
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) PHP5
5 1 (7.69%) PHP4
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Zend
2 1 (7.69%) Rackspace