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 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 29 16 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Contract jobs citing MySQL 4 45 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.62% 10.54% 1.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% 31.47% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 42 6
Median daily rate £450 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-14.47% -30.90%
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
52 143 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.05% 33.49% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 108 77
Median daily rate £350 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £36.00 £79.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +32.00%

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 26 August 2016, 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 25 (71.43%) PHP
2 22 (62.86%) Apache
3 16 (45.71%) Moodle
4 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 13 (37.14%) Windows
5 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (34.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (34.29%) e-Learning
7 11 (31.43%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (31.43%) ITIL
8 10 (28.57%) Change Control
9 9 (25.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 9 (25.71%) Route 53
9 9 (25.71%) Kafka
9 9 (25.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (25.71%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (25.71%) DevOps
9 9 (25.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 9 (25.71%) Mesos
9 9 (25.71%) Ansible
9 9 (25.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 9 (25.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 9 (25.71%) Fluentd
9 9 (25.71%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (25.71%) Amazon S3
9 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (25.71%) Migration
9 9 (25.71%) Terraform
9 9 (25.71%) Marathon

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 22 (62.86%) Apache
2 16 (45.71%) Moodle
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) Jetty
3 3 (8.57%) Mongrel
3 3 (8.57%) nginx
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (25.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 9 (25.71%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (25.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 9 (25.71%) Amazon ELB
1 9 (25.71%) Amazon S3
1 9 (25.71%) Route 53
1 9 (25.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (8.57%) Google App Engine
2 3 (8.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) DHCP
1 3 (8.57%) DNS
1 3 (8.57%) FTP
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
1 3 (8.57%) IPsec
1 3 (8.57%) SSL
1 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (25.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (5.71%) Big Data
5 1 (2.86%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) PHP Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Software Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Moodle Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (11.43%) PHP Zend Developer
7 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) LAMP Developer
8 2 (5.71%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) DevOps Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Kafka
2 7 (20.00%) LAMP
3 6 (17.14%) CSS
3 6 (17.14%) HTML
4 4 (11.43%) jQuery
4 4 (11.43%) XML
5 3 (8.57%) .NET
5 3 (8.57%) CSS3
5 3 (8.57%) HTML5
5 3 (8.57%) J2EE
5 3 (8.57%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (8.57%) PCRE
5 3 (8.57%) Regular Expression
5 3 (8.57%) Servlets
5 3 (8.57%) Zend Framework
6 2 (5.71%) Symfony
7 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.86%) Laravel
7 1 (2.86%) RESTful
7 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) e-Learning
2 5 (14.29%) NHS
3 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (31.43%) ITIL
3 11 (31.43%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (28.57%) Change Control
5 9 (25.71%) DevOps
5 9 (25.71%) Migration
6 8 (22.86%) Project Management
7 5 (14.29%) OOP
8 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.57%) Open Source
8 3 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (8.57%) Web Design
9 2 (5.71%) MVC
9 2 (5.71%) OO
10 1 (2.86%) ETL
10 1 (2.86%) Information Security
10 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
10 1 (2.86%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) PHP
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.86%) Perl
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Ansible
1 9 (25.71%) Fluentd
1 9 (25.71%) Marathon
1 9 (25.71%) Mesos
1 9 (25.71%) Terraform
2 8 (22.86%) Piwik
3 3 (8.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Zend
2 3 (8.57%) Google
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle