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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 44 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 32 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.73% 2.50% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.40% 10.99% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 2
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£350 £445 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.34% +78.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £400 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £479 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £55.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +120.00%
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
258 182 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 30.03% 22.78% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 128 81
Average daily rate £335 £420 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.23% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
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 £30.00 £30.00

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +12 26 £250 -43.82% 14
West Wales +9 4 £438 +2.94%
North Wales - 1 £415 -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 30 (56.60%) Oracle
2 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (41.51%) Relational Database
4 18 (33.96%) Java
4 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
4 18 (33.96%) Linux
4 18 (33.96%) Scrum
5 17 (32.08%) HTML
5 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
5 17 (32.08%) DevOps
6 16 (30.19%) XML
7 15 (28.30%) OO
7 15 (28.30%) Windows
8 14 (26.42%) HTTP
8 14 (26.42%) Spring
9 13 (24.53%) Web Development
9 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
9 13 (24.53%) Web Services
10 12 (22.64%) MCDBA
10 12 (22.64%) JDBC
10 12 (22.64%) JSP
10 12 (22.64%) SOAP
10 12 (22.64%) Struts
10 12 (22.64%) Mainframe
10 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (22.64%) JPA
10 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
11 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
11 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
11 11 (20.75%) Perl

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 4 (7.55%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) nginx
3 2 (3.77%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) Network Security
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (41.51%) Relational Database
2 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
3 10 (18.87%) Hadoop
4 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.66%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) JUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.66%) Back Office
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (62.26%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Java Developer
3 13 (24.53%) SQL Developer
3 13 (24.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Senior SQL Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Software Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Lead Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.89%) Agile .NET Developer
10 1 (1.89%) QA Tester
10 1 (1.89%) SQL DBA
10 1 (1.89%) SQL Server DBA
10 1 (1.89%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) HTML
2 16 (30.19%) XML
3 14 (26.42%) Spring
4 13 (24.53%) Web Services
4 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
5 12 (22.64%) JPA
5 12 (22.64%) JDBC
5 12 (22.64%) JSP
5 12 (22.64%) SOAP
5 12 (22.64%) Struts
6 5 (9.43%) CSS
7 4 (7.55%) .NET
7 4 (7.55%) jQuery
8 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.66%) JSON
8 3 (5.66%) VXML
9 2 (3.77%) LAMP
10 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.89%) NHibernate
10 1 (1.89%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Mainframe
2 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.55%) Digital Media
5 3 (5.66%) IVR
6 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.77%) User Experience
7 1 (1.89%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Linux
2 15 (28.30%) Windows
3 9 (16.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.96%) Scrum
3 17 (32.08%) DevOps
4 15 (28.30%) OO
5 13 (24.53%) Web Development
6 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
7 7 (13.21%) ETL
8 6 (11.32%) MapReduce
9 5 (9.43%) Analytics
10 4 (7.55%) TDD
10 4 (7.55%) Open Source
10 4 (7.55%) MVC
11 3 (5.66%) SOA
11 3 (5.66%) Test Scripting
11 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.66%) Software Delivery
12 2 (3.77%) Test Strategy
12 2 (3.77%) Agile Project Management
12 2 (3.77%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) Java
1 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
2 11 (20.75%) Perl
3 10 (18.87%) SQL
4 8 (15.09%) Python
4 8 (15.09%) Ruby
4 8 (15.09%) PHP
5 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) MCDBA
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
3 10 (18.87%) MCITP
4 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) Degree
6 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 5 (9.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Puppet
1 4 (7.55%) Ansible
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.89%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) Oracle
2 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Avaya
3 3 (5.66%) Zend
4 1 (1.89%) RightScale
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco
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