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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 49 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing MySQL 24 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.70% 1.44% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.83% 4.29% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 3
Average daily rate £375 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £419 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +78.57%
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
187 233 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.86% 33.62% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 139 67
Average daily rate £350 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 1
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -25.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -5 17 £375 +7.14% 7
West Wales +18 3 - -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 29 (69.05%) Linux
2 21 (50.00%) PHP
3 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
3 17 (40.48%) Unix
4 16 (38.10%) Perl
5 14 (33.33%) HTML
5 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (30.95%) CSS
6 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
7 12 (28.57%) Subversion
8 11 (26.19%) jQuery
8 11 (26.19%) Java
8 11 (26.19%) SQL
8 11 (26.19%) MVC
8 11 (26.19%) Analytics
9 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
9 10 (23.81%) DevOps
9 10 (23.81%) Oracle
10 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
10 9 (21.43%) Hadoop
11 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
11 8 (19.05%) MapReduce
11 8 (19.05%) Apache
12 7 (16.67%) SEO
12 7 (16.67%) Java EE
12 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
12 7 (16.67%) CSS3
12 7 (16.67%) HTML5
13 6 (14.29%) Video Analytics
13 6 (14.29%) Mobile Development

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (19.05%) Apache
2 4 (9.52%) CMS
2 4 (9.52%) JBoss
2 4 (9.52%) Node.js
2 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Jetty
4 1 (2.38%) Moodle
4 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
1 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) GitHub
1 1 (2.38%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
2 3 (7.14%) HTTPS
2 3 (7.14%) SSH
2 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.14%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.38%) DMZ
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 9 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
4 4 (9.52%) Big Data
5 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.38%) HPCC
7 1 (2.38%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (2.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 12 (28.57%) Subversion
3 5 (11.90%) JIRA
3 5 (11.90%) Maven
4 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
4 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.14%) IntelliJ
5 3 (7.14%) JUnit
6 2 (4.76%) JSUnit
6 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.38%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.38%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.38%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.38%) JMeter
7 1 (2.38%) Liquibase
7 1 (2.38%) PhantomJS
7 1 (2.38%) PVCS
7 1 (2.38%) Selenium
7 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) PHP Developer
3 6 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) DBA
4 4 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Lead Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Website Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) HTML Developer
6 2 (4.76%) MySQL DBA
6 2 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) HTML
2 13 (30.95%) CSS
3 11 (26.19%) jQuery
4 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
5 7 (16.67%) CSS3
5 7 (16.67%) HTML5
5 7 (16.67%) Java EE
6 6 (14.29%) LAMP
6 6 (14.29%) Web Services
7 5 (11.90%) XML
8 4 (9.52%) REST
8 4 (9.52%) RESTful
9 3 (7.14%) Ajax
9 3 (7.14%) JSON
9 3 (7.14%) JSP
9 3 (7.14%) SAML
9 3 (7.14%) Servlets
10 2 (4.76%) Gearman
11 1 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
11 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
1 4 (9.52%) Data Structures
1 4 (9.52%) User Experience
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Cryptography
2 3 (7.14%) PKI
3 2 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Linux
2 17 (40.48%) Unix
3 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.90%) Windows
5 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.76%) CentOS
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.38%) Solaris
7 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Analytics
2 11 (26.19%) MVC
3 10 (23.81%) DevOps
4 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.05%) MapReduce
6 7 (16.67%) SEO
6 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Mobile Development
7 6 (14.29%) Video Analytics
8 5 (11.90%) BDD
8 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.90%) TDD
9 3 (7.14%) API Design
9 3 (7.14%) ITIL
10 2 (4.76%) Database Tuning
10 2 (4.76%) High Availability
10 2 (4.76%) Kanban
10 2 (4.76%) OO
10 2 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) PHP
2 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
3 16 (38.10%) Perl
4 11 (26.19%) Java
4 11 (26.19%) SQL
5 5 (11.90%) Python
6 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.14%) Scala
6 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.76%) Go
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby
8 1 (2.38%) C++
8 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) Docker
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) KVM
3 1 (2.38%) vCloud
3 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Ansible
1 3 (7.14%) yum
2 1 (2.38%) Cacti
2 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) Nagios
2 1 (2.38%) OpenNMS
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
2 1 (2.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 6 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (9.52%) Zend
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) Dell
5 2 (4.76%) Google
5 2 (4.76%) HP
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.76%) Percona
6 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.38%) Blackboard
6 1 (2.38%) Cognos
6 1 (2.38%) Rally
6 1 (2.38%) Sun
6 1 (2.38%) Veeam