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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 34 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 9 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.87% 1.29% 2.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.20% 5.56% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
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£313 £425 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £425 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.95% -35.38%
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
125 54 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 39.81% 23.18% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 39 48
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £9.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 11 (52.38%) PHP
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) UNIX
4 7 (33.33%) Perl
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
5 6 (28.57%) SQL
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 6 (28.57%) DevOps
6 5 (23.81%) Ruby
6 5 (23.81%) Python
7 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
7 4 (19.05%) OO
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) CSS3
7 4 (19.05%) Analytics
7 4 (19.05%) Zend
7 4 (19.05%) HTML5
8 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
8 3 (14.29%) Open Source
8 3 (14.29%) jQuery
8 3 (14.29%) MapReduce
8 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 3 (14.29%) SOAP
8 3 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (14.29%) Apache
8 3 (14.29%) MVC

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Mule
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) Zope
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SSH
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) QA Tester
4 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (19.05%) XML
3 4 (19.05%) CSS3
3 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) SOAP
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
5 2 (9.52%) WSDL
6 1 (4.76%) Spring
6 1 (4.76%) Java EE
6 1 (4.76%) JSTL
6 1 (4.76%) Mason
6 1 (4.76%) Tapestry
6 1 (4.76%) Django
6 1 (4.76%) Catalyst
6 1 (4.76%) Apache Commons
6 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.76%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Open Source
2 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.76%) CentOS
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 6 (28.57%) DevOps
2 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
2 4 (19.05%) OO
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Analytics
3 3 (14.29%) MapReduce
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
4 2 (9.52%) OOP
4 2 (9.52%) OO PHP
4 2 (9.52%) Video Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Kanban
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) PHP
2 7 (33.33%) Perl
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) Ruby
4 5 (23.81%) Python
5 4 (19.05%) Java
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.52%) C++
8 1 (4.76%) Groovy
8 1 (4.76%) PHP5
8 1 (4.76%) PHP4
8 1 (4.76%) C
8 1 (4.76%) C#
8 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Zend
2 2 (9.52%) Sybase
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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