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 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 31 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing MySQL 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.75% 0.61% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.53% 2.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £305 £295
% change year-on-year
+16.39% +3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%
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
93 67 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.47% 20.36% 36.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 50 40
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 £200 £175 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.70 £28.88 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.31% +209.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £33.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +20.53%

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
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 26 March 2015, 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 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) UNIX
2 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (44.44%) Perl
4 7 (38.89%) PHP
4 7 (38.89%) DevOps
5 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (33.33%) Ruby
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) Analytics
6 5 (27.78%) Hadoop
7 4 (22.22%) MapReduce
7 4 (22.22%) OO
7 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) XML
8 3 (16.67%) MVC
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (16.67%) Digital Media
8 3 (16.67%) Video Analytics
8 3 (16.67%) Zend
9 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
9 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
9 2 (11.11%) Open Source
9 2 (11.11%) QA
9 2 (11.11%) Selenium
9 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
9 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
9 2 (11.11%) TDD

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Zope
2 1 (5.56%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (27.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) SOAP
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) WSDL
4 1 (5.56%) CPAN
4 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
4 1 (5.56%) JAXB
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (5.56%) EJB
4 1 (5.56%) JSP
4 1 (5.56%) Servlets
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) Java EE
4 1 (5.56%) JSTL
4 1 (5.56%) LAMP
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) Catalyst
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Commons
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) DevOps
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) MapReduce
4 4 (22.22%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Video Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) SOA
7 1 (5.56%) OOD
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Perl
2 7 (38.89%) PHP
3 6 (33.33%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Zend
2 2 (11.11%) Sybase
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago