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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 56 52 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 11 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.74% 3.37% 1.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.53% 10.47% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 8
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £280 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +50.00%
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
199 191 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.54% 32.21% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 151 135
Median daily rate £425 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
Median hourly rate £57.50 £29.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.91% +107.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.76 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £30.00 £14.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Newport - 6 £449 -
Cardiff +3 4 £338 -8.47% 5
Caerphilly - 1 £278 -
MySQL
Wales

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) PHP
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) MCDBA
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (37.50%) MCITP
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (37.50%) RedGate
4 6 (37.50%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) Symfony
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (12.50%) Zend
8 2 (12.50%) PHP 5
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 2 (12.50%) Java

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 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Luigi
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.25%) Route 53
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) HPCC
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
1 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) DBA
3 3 (18.75%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Database Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) Symfony
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) Smarty
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) Kafka
4 1 (6.25%) LAMP
4 1 (6.25%) Laravel
4 1 (6.25%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) PHP 5
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCDBA
1 6 (37.50%) MCITP
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Fluentd
1 1 (6.25%) Marathon
1 1 (6.25%) Mesos
1 1 (6.25%) Piwik
1 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) RedGate
3 2 (12.50%) Zend
4 1 (6.25%) Ab Initio
4 1 (6.25%) Cognos
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Tableau
4 1 (6.25%) Talend
4 1 (6.25%) Teradata