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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
Wales / South Wales
Rank 36 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Contract jobs citing MySQL 19 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.45% 2.42% 1.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.03% 8.54% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 5
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £375 £423
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 £43.50 £54.25
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -19.81%

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
158 164 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 28.73% 28.37% 28.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 108 95
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 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 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
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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +15 16 £438 +16.66% 7
MySQL
Wales

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 South Wales region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) PHP
3 13 (41.94%) Oracle
4 12 (38.71%) HTML
4 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 12 (38.71%) CSS
5 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
5 11 (35.48%) Web Development
5 11 (35.48%) Zend
6 10 (32.26%) OOP
6 10 (32.26%) Apache
7 9 (29.03%) LAMP
7 9 (29.03%) Zend Framework
7 9 (29.03%) jQuery
8 8 (25.81%) Ajax
8 8 (25.81%) Windows
9 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
9 7 (22.58%) HTML5
10 6 (19.35%) RedGate
10 6 (19.35%) CSS3
10 6 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (19.35%) Sass
10 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (19.35%) Front End Development
10 6 (19.35%) Virtual Environments
10 6 (19.35%) MCITP
10 6 (19.35%) Finance
10 6 (19.35%) Web Design

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 10 (32.26%) Apache
2 4 (12.90%) Tornado
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) Luigi
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.90%) SQLite
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.23%) Ant
3 1 (3.23%) JUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) PHP Developer
3 9 (29.03%) PHP Zend Developer
4 5 (16.13%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) DBA
5 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Database Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) CSS
1 12 (38.71%) HTML
2 9 (29.03%) jQuery
2 9 (29.03%) LAMP
2 9 (29.03%) Zend Framework
3 8 (25.81%) Ajax
4 7 (22.58%) HTML5
5 6 (19.35%) CSS3
5 6 (19.35%) Sass
6 4 (12.90%) Flask
6 4 (12.90%) Middleware
6 4 (12.90%) ZeroMQ
7 3 (9.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (9.68%) RESTful
7 3 (9.68%) SOAP
8 2 (6.45%) OAuth
8 2 (6.45%) Smarty
8 2 (6.45%) Symfony
8 2 (6.45%) Web Services
8 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.45%) Life Science
2 1 (3.23%) Fintech
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (16.13%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Web Development
2 10 (32.26%) OOP
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) Front End Development
4 6 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (19.35%) Virtual Environments
4 6 (19.35%) Web Design
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) SOLID
6 3 (9.68%) TDD
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Cross-Platform Development
7 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.45%) Informatics
7 2 (6.45%) MVC
8 1 (3.23%) BDD
8 1 (3.23%) High Availability
8 1 (3.23%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) PHP
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) Python
5 3 (9.68%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) PHP 5
7 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) MCDBA
1 6 (19.35%) MCITP
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 11 (35.48%) Zend
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) RedGate
4 1 (3.23%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Tableau
4 1 (3.23%) Talend
4 1 (3.23%) Teradata