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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 47 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 16 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.90% 1.73% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.96% 5.36% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 2
Average daily rate £375 £313 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £238 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £419 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +78.57%
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
146 168 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.45% 32.31% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 122 55
Average daily rate £363 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £233 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 1
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -25.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -6 14 £375 +36.36% 7
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 - -
MySQL
Wales

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 14 (46.67%) Perl
3 10 (33.33%) Unix
3 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 9 (30.00%) DevOps
4 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 9 (30.00%) PHP
4 9 (30.00%) Java
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle
4 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 8 (26.67%) MapReduce
6 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (23.33%) Analytics
7 6 (20.00%) Video Analytics
7 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.67%) Java EE
8 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (16.67%) CSS
8 5 (16.67%) HTML
8 5 (16.67%) Apache
9 4 (13.33%) Windows
9 4 (13.33%) Web Services
9 4 (13.33%) XML
9 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
9 4 (13.33%) VMware
9 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (10.00%) JBoss
2 3 (10.00%) Node.js
2 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Moodle
4 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (6.67%) SSH
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 9 (30.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.67%) Big Data
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.33%) HPCC
6 1 (3.33%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (3.33%) MS Access
6 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) JIRA
2 4 (13.33%) Subversion
3 3 (10.00%) Maven
4 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.67%) IntelliJ
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.67%) JUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Liquibase
5 1 (3.33%) Mockito
5 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) DBA
3 4 (13.33%) Lead Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) MySQL DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) CSS
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
1 5 (16.67%) Java EE
2 4 (13.33%) RESTful
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 4 (13.33%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) Ajax
3 3 (10.00%) JSP
3 3 (10.00%) LAMP
3 3 (10.00%) REST
3 3 (10.00%) Servlets
4 2 (6.67%) CSS3
4 2 (6.67%) HTML5
4 2 (6.67%) jQuery
4 2 (6.67%) JSON
4 2 (6.67%) SAML
5 1 (3.33%) .NET
5 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.33%) J2SE
5 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (6.67%) PKI
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Unix
3 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.33%) Windows
5 3 (10.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) DevOps
1 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (26.67%) MapReduce
3 7 (23.33%) Analytics
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Video Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) BDD
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) API Design
7 2 (6.67%) Database Tuning
7 2 (6.67%) High Availability
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) Kanban
7 2 (6.67%) MVC
7 2 (6.67%) OO
8 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.33%) OOP
8 1 (3.33%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) SEO
8 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Perl
2 9 (30.00%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) PHP
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) Scala
5 2 (6.67%) Go
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) KVM
3 1 (3.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
1 2 (6.67%) yum
2 1 (3.33%) Cacti
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) OpenNMS
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) Dell
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Percona
3 2 (6.67%) Zend
4 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
4 1 (3.33%) Blackboard
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Veeam