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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 24 50 32
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -18
Contract jobs citing MySQL 16 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.94% 2.95% 2.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.16% 9.85% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 4
Median daily rate £438 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £375 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £54.25
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -26.26%

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
99 132 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.56% 30.00% 34.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 91 73
Median daily rate £425 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £410 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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 1 March 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 16 (80.00%) PHP
2 11 (55.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) CSS
2 11 (55.00%) Zend
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) OOP
4 9 (45.00%) Apache
4 9 (45.00%) Zend Framework
4 9 (45.00%) Web Development
4 9 (45.00%) jQuery
5 8 (40.00%) Ajax
5 8 (40.00%) LAMP
6 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (35.00%) HTML5
7 6 (30.00%) CSS3
7 6 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (30.00%) Sass
7 6 (30.00%) Web Design
7 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
8 4 (20.00%) Python
8 4 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) DevOps
9 3 (15.00%) Tornado
9 3 (15.00%) Flask
9 3 (15.00%) SOLID
9 3 (15.00%) C++

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 9 (45.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) Tornado
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.00%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) SQLite
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
1 16 (80.00%) PHP Developer
2 9 (45.00%) PHP Zend Developer
3 5 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) CSS
1 11 (55.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) jQuery
2 9 (45.00%) Zend Framework
3 8 (40.00%) Ajax
3 8 (40.00%) LAMP
4 7 (35.00%) HTML5
5 6 (30.00%) CSS3
5 6 (30.00%) Sass
6 3 (15.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (15.00%) Flask
6 3 (15.00%) Middleware
6 3 (15.00%) RESTful
6 3 (15.00%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (10.00%) OAuth
7 2 (10.00%) Smarty
7 2 (10.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Life Science
2 1 (5.00%) Fintech
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) OOP
2 9 (45.00%) Web Development
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 6 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (30.00%) Web Design
5 4 (20.00%) DevOps
6 3 (15.00%) Analytics
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) SOLID
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Cross-Platform Development
7 2 (10.00%) Informatics
7 2 (10.00%) MVC
8 1 (5.00%) BDD
8 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) ETL
8 1 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) PHP
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (15.00%) C++
6 2 (10.00%) PHP 5
7 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Zend
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.00%) Cognos
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau
3 1 (5.00%) Talend
3 1 (5.00%) Teradata