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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 52 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 13 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.88% 0.99% 2.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.65% 4.95% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 8
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£350 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £420 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.95% -35.38%
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
230 101 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.29% 20.08% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 63 82
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £14.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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 January 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 January 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 -9 10 £350 +1.81% 11
West Wales -4 1 - -
North Wales - - - - 5
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (55.56%) PHP
2 12 (44.44%) HTML
3 9 (33.33%) CSS
4 8 (29.63%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.93%) Perl
5 7 (25.93%) UNIX
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 6 (22.22%) Zend
6 6 (22.22%) jQuery
6 6 (22.22%) Java
6 6 (22.22%) MVC
6 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 6 (22.22%) DevOps
7 5 (18.52%) HTML5
7 5 (18.52%) CSS3
7 5 (18.52%) XML
7 5 (18.52%) SOAP
7 5 (18.52%) Apache
7 5 (18.52%) Python
7 5 (18.52%) Ruby
8 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
8 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
8 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
8 4 (14.81%) OO
8 4 (14.81%) Web Services
8 4 (14.81%) Analytics
9 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (18.52%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) JBoss
3 2 (7.41%) Mule
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) Zope
4 1 (3.70%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) LDAP
2 1 (3.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Maven
2 2 (7.41%) Selenium
2 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) NetBeans
3 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) PHP Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) QA Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) QA Tester
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) CSS
3 6 (22.22%) jQuery
4 5 (18.52%) HTML5
4 5 (18.52%) CSS3
4 5 (18.52%) XML
4 5 (18.52%) SOAP
5 4 (14.81%) Web Services
6 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 3 (11.11%) WSDL
6 3 (11.11%) Java EE
6 3 (11.11%) Spring
7 2 (7.41%) JSTL
7 2 (7.41%) JSP
7 2 (7.41%) Servlets
7 2 (7.41%) J2EE
7 2 (7.41%) EJB
7 2 (7.41%) XML Schema
7 2 (7.41%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (7.41%) Digital Media
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Informatics
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) CentOS
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
1 6 (22.22%) MVC
1 6 (22.22%) DevOps
2 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
2 4 (14.81%) OO
2 4 (14.81%) Analytics
3 3 (11.11%) MapReduce
4 2 (7.41%) TDD
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
4 2 (7.41%) OOP
4 2 (7.41%) SOA
4 2 (7.41%) Video Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) OO PHP
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) PHP
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) Perl
4 6 (22.22%) Java
5 5 (18.52%) Python
5 5 (18.52%) Ruby
6 2 (7.41%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) Scala
7 1 (3.70%) Groovy
7 1 (3.70%) PHP5
7 1 (3.70%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Zend
2 2 (7.41%) Sybase
3 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Google
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