The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 44 46 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Contract jobs citing MySQL 26 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.04% 3.41% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.86% 11.45% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 4
Average daily rate £300 £463 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £350 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £518 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £28.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -30.24%
MySQL
UK

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
175 227 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.17% 29.79% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 153 93
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 2
Average hourly rate £19.63 £26.70 £28.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.49% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £20.46 £27.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.02 £32.94 £29.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Wales

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
South Wales -3 26 £300 -35.48% 10
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 37 (75.51%) PHP
2 24 (48.98%) Apache
3 19 (38.78%) Linux
4 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
4 17 (34.69%) Moodle
5 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
6 14 (28.57%) CSS
6 14 (28.57%) ITIL
6 14 (28.57%) Unix
6 14 (28.57%) Windows
6 14 (28.57%) HTML
7 13 (26.53%) Perl
7 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (24.49%) e-Learning
9 11 (22.45%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (22.45%) Analytics
10 10 (20.41%) Relational Database
10 10 (20.41%) Change Control
10 10 (20.41%) Zend
10 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (18.37%) Subversion
11 9 (18.37%) jQuery
11 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
11 9 (18.37%) Hadoop
11 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
11 9 (18.37%) DevOps
12 8 (16.33%) HTML5
12 8 (16.33%) CSS3
12 8 (16.33%) MapReduce

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 24 (48.98%) Apache
2 17 (34.69%) Moodle
3 4 (8.16%) CMS
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Firewall
1 3 (6.12%) HTTPS
1 3 (6.12%) SSH
1 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (20.41%) Relational Database
4 9 (18.37%) Hadoop
5 4 (8.16%) Big Data
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
1 9 (18.37%) Subversion
2 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.12%) IntelliJ
2 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.12%) JUnit
2 3 (6.12%) Maven
3 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (67.35%) Developer
2 17 (34.69%) PHP Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Software Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Moodle Developer
5 6 (12.24%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.20%) PHP Zend Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Website Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.12%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) LAMP Developer
9 2 (4.08%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) CSS
1 14 (28.57%) HTML
2 9 (18.37%) jQuery
3 8 (16.33%) CSS3
3 8 (16.33%) HTML5
3 8 (16.33%) LAMP
4 7 (14.29%) XML
5 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.12%) Java EE
6 3 (6.12%) PCRE
6 3 (6.12%) Regular Expression
6 3 (6.12%) SAML
6 3 (6.12%) Web Services
6 3 (6.12%) Zend Framework
7 2 (4.08%) Gearman
7 2 (4.08%) Laravel
7 2 (4.08%) Symfony
8 1 (2.04%) Ajax
8 1 (2.04%) MEAN Stack
8 1 (2.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) e-Learning
2 5 (10.20%) NHS
3 4 (8.16%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.16%) Data Structures
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
4 3 (6.12%) Cryptography
4 3 (6.12%) PKI
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Linux
2 14 (28.57%) Unix
2 14 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) ITIL
2 12 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (22.45%) Analytics
3 11 (22.45%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.41%) Change Control
5 9 (18.37%) DevOps
5 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
6 8 (16.33%) MapReduce
6 8 (16.33%) MVC
6 8 (16.33%) Project Management
7 6 (12.24%) Video Analytics
8 5 (10.20%) Web Development
9 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.16%) Mobile Development
9 4 (8.16%) OOP
9 4 (8.16%) SEO
9 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (6.12%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (75.51%) PHP
2 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.53%) Perl
4 7 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.12%) Java
5 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.12%) Python
5 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.04%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Ansible
1 3 (6.12%) yum
2 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Zend
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) VMware
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco
3 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.08%) Google
4 2 (4.08%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.04%) Blackboard
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.04%) Veeam
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Stott & May
Posted: 3 days ago