The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
UK / Wales
Rank 53 44 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing MySQL 9 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.43% 4.15% 1.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.88% 16.44% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 9
Median daily rate £350 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £330 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £28.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-41.07% +25.84%

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
153 146 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 24.25% 25.22% 33.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 105 140
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £271 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Median hourly rate £37.25 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.04% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
South Wales +2 9 £350 -6.66% 4
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Wales region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) MCDBA
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (34.78%) MCITP
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (34.78%) RedGate
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (34.78%) Virtual Environments
5 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 7 (30.43%) PHP
6 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 5 (21.74%) Python
7 5 (21.74%) jQuery
8 4 (17.39%) Symfony
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
9 3 (13.04%) MVC
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (13.04%) Apache
9 3 (13.04%) Middleware
9 3 (13.04%) SOAP

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) Tornado
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Luigi
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.04%) SQLite
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) HPCC
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Ant
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) JUnit
2 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) PHP Developer
3 3 (13.04%) DBA
3 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) SQL DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Database Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) CSS
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) jQuery
3 4 (17.39%) Symfony
4 3 (13.04%) Flask
4 3 (13.04%) Middleware
4 3 (13.04%) SOAP
4 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 3 (13.04%) ZeroMQ
5 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 2 (8.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.70%) LAMP
5 2 (8.70%) Smarty
5 2 (8.70%) Spring
5 2 (8.70%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) HTML5
6 1 (4.35%) Laravel
6 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Fintech
2 1 (4.35%) Informatics
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) ETL
4 2 (8.70%) High Availability
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) OOP
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (4.35%) SDLC
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) PHP
3 5 (21.74%) Python
4 3 (13.04%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) PHP 5
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) MCDBA
1 8 (34.78%) MCITP
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) RedGate
3 2 (8.70%) Zend
4 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.35%) Cognos
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau
4 1 (4.35%) Talend
4 1 (4.35%) Teradata