The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 26 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Contract jobs citing MySQL 28 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.74% 4.38% 2.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.56% 13.20% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 9
Median daily rate £350 £250 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -43.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £191 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £445 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £22.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+51.13% -60.00%
MySQL
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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
114 197 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 23.36% 33.16% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 153 115
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.80 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -25.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.59 £28.13 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.66%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing MySQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MySQL across the South Wales region.

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the South Wales region.

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +9 23 £363 +45.00% 1
Newport +13 2 £300 -42.02%
MySQL
Wales

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 South Wales region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 28 (70.00%) PHP
2 25 (62.50%) Apache
3 16 (40.00%) Moodle
4 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 14 (35.00%) ITIL
6 13 (32.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (32.50%) Windows
7 12 (30.00%) e-Learning
7 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (30.00%) Ansible
8 11 (27.50%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (25.00%) Change Control
9 10 (25.00%) LAMP
9 10 (25.00%) Perl
10 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
10 9 (22.50%) HTML
10 9 (22.50%) CSS
10 9 (22.50%) Migration
10 9 (22.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 9 (22.50%) Route 53
10 9 (22.50%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (22.50%) Amazon S3
10 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (22.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (22.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 9 (22.50%) Fluentd
10 9 (22.50%) Terraform
10 9 (22.50%) Kafka
10 9 (22.50%) Amazon DynamoDB

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 25 (62.50%) Apache
2 16 (40.00%) Moodle
3 3 (7.50%) IIS
3 3 (7.50%) Jetty
3 3 (7.50%) nginx
3 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon ELB
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon S3
1 9 (22.50%) Route 53
1 9 (22.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (7.50%) Google App Engine
2 3 (7.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.50%) DHCP
2 3 (7.50%) DNS
2 3 (7.50%) FTP
2 3 (7.50%) HTTP
2 3 (7.50%) IPsec
2 3 (7.50%) SSL
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (5.00%) SSH
3 2 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (32.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (22.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.00%) VoltDB
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.50%) Subversion
3 3 (7.50%) Travis CI
4 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (5.00%) JUnit
4 2 (5.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) PHP Developer
3 13 (32.50%) Software Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Moodle Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (10.00%) PHP Zend Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Angular Developer
8 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Symfony Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) LAMP Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) LAMP
2 9 (22.50%) CSS
2 9 (22.50%) HTML
2 9 (22.50%) Kafka
3 6 (15.00%) XML
4 4 (10.00%) CSS3
4 4 (10.00%) HTML5
4 4 (10.00%) jQuery
5 3 (7.50%) .NET
5 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.50%) J2EE
5 3 (7.50%) Laravel
5 3 (7.50%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (7.50%) MEAN Stack
5 3 (7.50%) PCRE
5 3 (7.50%) Regular Expression
5 3 (7.50%) RESTful
5 3 (7.50%) Servlets
5 3 (7.50%) Symfony
5 3 (7.50%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) e-Learning
2 5 (12.50%) NHS
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) ITIL
2 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (27.50%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (25.00%) Change Control
5 9 (22.50%) DevOps
5 9 (22.50%) Migration
6 8 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (10.00%) MVC
7 4 (10.00%) OOP
8 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.50%) Open Source
8 3 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (7.50%) Web Design
9 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Change Management
9 1 (2.50%) Information Security
9 1 (2.50%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) PHP
2 10 (25.00%) Perl
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 5 (12.50%) Java
6 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.50%) PHP 5
7 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.00%) Python
7 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Ansible
2 9 (22.50%) Fluentd
2 9 (22.50%) Marathon
2 9 (22.50%) Mesos
2 9 (22.50%) Terraform
3 8 (20.00%) Piwik
4 3 (7.50%) Puppet
5 2 (5.00%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Google
1 6 (15.00%) VMware
1 6 (15.00%) Zend
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) HP