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 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 32 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing MySQL 45 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.14% 2.54% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.75% 10.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 42 14 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £448 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +69.23%
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
240 188 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.40% 23.86% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 134 82
Average daily rate £328 £395 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.08% +25.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £16.80 £30.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.46% -24.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 July 2015.

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 July 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
South Wales +16 39 £250 -44.13% 8
West Wales +2 5 £450 +5.88%
North Wales - 1 £415 -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 41 (57.75%) Oracle
2 39 (54.93%) Relational Database
3 29 (40.85%) Java
4 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
5 26 (36.62%) HTML
5 26 (36.62%) XML
5 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (35.21%) Linux
6 25 (35.21%) HTTP
7 24 (33.80%) Web Services
7 24 (33.80%) OO
8 23 (32.39%) SOAP
8 23 (32.39%) Spring
8 23 (32.39%) Web Development
9 22 (30.99%) JPA
9 22 (30.99%) Struts
9 22 (30.99%) JDBC
9 22 (30.99%) JSP
9 22 (30.99%) AngularJS
10 20 (28.17%) DevOps
10 20 (28.17%) Software Engineering
11 19 (26.76%) Scrum
12 17 (23.94%) Perl
12 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
13 15 (21.13%) UNIX
13 15 (21.13%) Windows
14 14 (19.72%) Hadoop
15 12 (16.90%) Mainframe
15 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (16.90%) MCDBA

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (4.23%) Apache
1 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.82%) CMS
2 2 (2.82%) nginx
2 2 (2.82%) Confluence
3 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.21%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) Firewall
3 1 (1.41%) Network Security
3 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (54.93%) Relational Database
2 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
3 14 (19.72%) Hadoop
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Subversion
1 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.23%) JIRA
2 3 (4.23%) JUnit
3 1 (1.41%) Ant
3 1 (1.41%) Selenium
3 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.41%) Mockito
3 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.41%) Hudson
General
1 3 (4.23%) Back Office
2 2 (2.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (60.56%) Developer
2 25 (35.21%) Java Developer
3 15 (21.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (18.31%) SQL Developer
5 11 (15.49%) Software Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Senior SQL Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Senior SQL Server Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Lead Software Engineer
11 2 (2.82%) Perl Software Engineer
11 2 (2.82%) DBA
11 2 (2.82%) PHP Developer
11 2 (2.82%) .NET Developer
12 1 (1.41%) SQL Server DBA
12 1 (1.41%) Administrator
12 1 (1.41%) Tester
12 1 (1.41%) Web Developer
12 1 (1.41%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.62%) HTML
1 26 (36.62%) XML
2 24 (33.80%) Web Services
3 23 (32.39%) SOAP
3 23 (32.39%) Spring
4 22 (30.99%) Struts
4 22 (30.99%) JDBC
4 22 (30.99%) JSP
4 22 (30.99%) JPA
4 22 (30.99%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.63%) CSS
6 3 (4.23%) .NET
6 3 (4.23%) VXML
6 3 (4.23%) JSON
6 3 (4.23%) jQuery
7 2 (2.82%) LAMP
7 2 (2.82%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.41%) Java SE
8 1 (1.41%) Java EE
8 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Mainframe
2 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.86%) Digital Media
4 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.63%) Video on Demand
6 3 (4.23%) IVR
7 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.82%) User Experience
8 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.21%) Linux
2 15 (21.13%) UNIX
2 15 (21.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.80%) OO
3 23 (32.39%) Web Development
4 20 (28.17%) Software Engineering
4 20 (28.17%) DevOps
5 19 (26.76%) Scrum
6 10 (14.08%) MapReduce
7 7 (9.86%) ETL
8 5 (7.04%) TDD
8 5 (7.04%) Analytics
8 5 (7.04%) Open Source
9 3 (4.23%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.23%) SOA
10 2 (2.82%) MVC
10 2 (2.82%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.82%) Project Management
10 2 (2.82%) Test Strategy
10 2 (2.82%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.85%) Java
2 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
3 17 (23.94%) Perl
4 11 (15.49%) SQL
5 8 (11.27%) Python
5 8 (11.27%) Ruby
6 5 (7.04%) PHP
7 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.41%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) MCDBA
1 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
2 10 (14.08%) MCITP
3 2 (2.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) QA
2 5 (7.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Puppet
1 4 (5.63%) Ansible
2 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.41%) Salt
Vendors
1 41 (57.75%) Oracle
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.23%) Avaya
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.41%) Zend
4 1 (1.41%) RightScale
4 1 (1.41%) Percona
4 1 (1.41%) HP
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco
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