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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 27 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 45 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.88% 2.49% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.84% 9.52% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 12 1
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£250 £411 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.20% +26.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £44.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +26.50%
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
206 147 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.50% 26.16% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 111 89
Average daily rate £330 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £490 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £26.40 £22.50 £11.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% +101.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
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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 +22 45 £250 -23.07% 2
MySQL
Wales

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 40 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 37 (57.81%) Oracle
3 25 (39.06%) JavaScript
4 24 (37.50%) HTML
4 24 (37.50%) Java
4 24 (37.50%) Web Services
5 23 (35.94%) Spring
5 23 (35.94%) Web Development
5 23 (35.94%) XML
5 23 (35.94%) HTTP
5 23 (35.94%) SOAP
5 23 (35.94%) OO
6 22 (34.38%) Struts
6 22 (34.38%) JDBC
6 22 (34.38%) JSP
6 22 (34.38%) JPA
6 22 (34.38%) AngularJS
7 19 (29.69%) Linux
8 18 (28.13%) Perl
8 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
10 16 (25.00%) UNIX
11 15 (23.44%) Hadoop
12 14 (21.88%) DevOps
13 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
14 12 (18.75%) Scrum
15 11 (17.19%) MapReduce
16 10 (15.63%) Security Cleared
16 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
16 10 (15.63%) Windows

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (1.56%) CMS
1 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 23 (35.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 15 (23.44%) Hadoop
3 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) JUnit
1 2 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.56%) Mockito
2 1 (1.56%) Hudson
2 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) Ant
General
1 2 (3.13%) Back Office
1 2 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Developer
2 24 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.19%) SQL Developer
3 11 (17.19%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.38%) DBA
6 6 (9.38%) Senior SQL Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior SQL Server Developer
8 4 (6.25%) MySQL DBA
8 4 (6.25%) Administrator
9 2 (3.13%) Perl Software Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Linux Developer
10 1 (1.56%) UNIX Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) .NET Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) HTML
1 24 (37.50%) Web Services
2 23 (35.94%) XML
2 23 (35.94%) SOAP
2 23 (35.94%) Spring
3 22 (34.38%) JPA
3 22 (34.38%) Struts
3 22 (34.38%) JDBC
3 22 (34.38%) JSP
3 22 (34.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.13%) CSS
4 2 (3.13%) .NET
4 2 (3.13%) LAMP
4 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.56%) Java SE
5 1 (1.56%) Java EE
5 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.56%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.56%) REST
5 1 (1.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Mainframe
2 6 (9.38%) Digital Media
2 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.25%) Replication
4 4 (6.25%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Linux
2 16 (25.00%) UNIX
3 10 (15.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) OO
1 23 (35.94%) Web Development
2 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
4 14 (21.88%) DevOps
5 12 (18.75%) Scrum
6 11 (17.19%) MapReduce
7 6 (9.38%) ETL
8 5 (7.81%) Analytics
9 4 (6.25%) Database Tuning
10 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.13%) Video Analytics
11 2 (3.13%) High Availability
11 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
12 1 (1.56%) MVC
12 1 (1.56%) RDF
12 1 (1.56%) Web Design
12 1 (1.56%) TDD
12 1 (1.56%) Business Analysis
12 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.06%) JavaScript
2 24 (37.50%) Java
3 18 (28.13%) Perl
4 5 (7.81%) Python
4 5 (7.81%) Ruby
5 4 (6.25%) SQL
6 2 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (1.56%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) MCDBA
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
1 10 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 37 (57.81%) Oracle
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.25%) Percona
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