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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 37 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 4 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.43% 4.28% 3.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.19% 15.18% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 9
Median daily rate £338 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £329 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £431 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.75 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-40.54% +24.71%

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
77 112 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.60% 28.21% 41.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 86 100
Median daily rate £356 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £245 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £400 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.53% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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
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 19 January 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Symfony
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) LAMP
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) OOP
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Zend
5 2 (25.00%) PHP 5
5 2 (25.00%) Smarty
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) PHPUnit
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) iPad
6 1 (12.50%) Tableau
6 1 (12.50%) Laravel
6 1 (12.50%) Big Data
6 1 (12.50%) Talend
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS

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 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) HPCC
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) PHPUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) PHP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
1 4 (50.00%) Symfony
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) LAMP
2 2 (25.00%) Smarty
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Laravel
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Fintech
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP 5
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Talend
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata