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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 32 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 48 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.26% 3.03% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.18% 11.80% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 1
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£275 £435 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.78% +33.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.85 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £44.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +26.50%
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
264 178 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.95% 25.65% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 125 102
Average daily rate £325 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £490 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Average hourly rate £29.50 £21.80 £11.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.32% +95.51%
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 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 31 August 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 31 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
South Wales +17 45 £250 -39.20% 6
West Wales -4 4 £450 +5.88% 1
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 43 (57.33%) Oracle
2 40 (53.33%) Relational Database
3 28 (37.33%) HTML
3 28 (37.33%) JavaScript
4 25 (33.33%) Java
4 25 (33.33%) Linux
4 25 (33.33%) HTTP
4 25 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 24 (32.00%) Web Services
6 23 (30.67%) XML
6 23 (30.67%) OO
6 23 (30.67%) SOAP
6 23 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (30.67%) Spring
6 23 (30.67%) Web Development
7 22 (29.33%) JPA
7 22 (29.33%) Struts
7 22 (29.33%) JDBC
7 22 (29.33%) JSP
8 19 (25.33%) DevOps
9 18 (24.00%) UNIX
9 18 (24.00%) Perl
10 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
11 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
11 16 (21.33%) Scrum
12 15 (20.00%) Hadoop
13 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
14 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (16.00%) Mainframe
14 12 (16.00%) Windows

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (2.67%) CMS
2 2 (2.67%) nginx
3 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Office
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (2.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.33%) Network Security
3 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.33%) DNS
3 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (53.33%) Relational Database
2 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Subversion
1 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.00%) JUnit
2 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.67%) JSUnit
4 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.33%) Mockito
4 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.33%) Hudson
4 1 (1.33%) Ant
4 1 (1.33%) JIRA
4 1 (1.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (4.00%) Back Office
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (60.00%) Developer
2 24 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 15 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (17.33%) SQL Developer
5 9 (12.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Software Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) DBA
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Senior SQL Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Senior SQL Server Developer
10 4 (5.33%) MySQL DBA
10 4 (5.33%) Administrator
11 3 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (4.00%) PHP Developer
12 2 (2.67%) Perl Software Engineer
12 2 (2.67%) .NET Developer
13 1 (1.33%) SQL Server DBA
13 1 (1.33%) Tester
13 1 (1.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.33%) HTML
2 25 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 24 (32.00%) Web Services
4 23 (30.67%) XML
4 23 (30.67%) SOAP
4 23 (30.67%) Spring
5 22 (29.33%) Struts
5 22 (29.33%) JDBC
5 22 (29.33%) JSP
5 22 (29.33%) JPA
6 6 (8.00%) CSS
7 3 (4.00%) .NET
7 3 (4.00%) jQuery
8 2 (2.67%) LAMP
8 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.67%) REST
9 1 (1.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.33%) Java SE
9 1 (1.33%) Java EE
9 1 (1.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (9.33%) Digital Media
3 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.33%) Replication
4 4 (5.33%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Linux
2 18 (24.00%) UNIX
3 12 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.67%) OO
1 23 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (30.67%) Web Development
2 19 (25.33%) DevOps
3 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
4 16 (21.33%) Scrum
5 11 (14.67%) MapReduce
6 7 (9.33%) ETL
7 5 (6.67%) Analytics
8 4 (5.33%) Database Tuning
8 4 (5.33%) MVC
9 3 (4.00%) Open Source
9 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.67%) Video Analytics
10 2 (2.67%) High Availability
10 2 (2.67%) Mobile Development
10 2 (2.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.67%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.33%) JavaScript
2 25 (33.33%) Java
3 18 (24.00%) Perl
4 8 (10.67%) Python
4 8 (10.67%) Ruby
5 7 (9.33%) PHP
5 7 (9.33%) SQL
6 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.33%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.00%) MCDBA
2 12 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.33%) MCITP
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Puppet
1 4 (5.33%) Ansible
2 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (57.33%) Oracle
2 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.33%) Percona
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco
4 1 (1.33%) HP
4 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.33%) RightScale
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