The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 17 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing MySQL 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 3.60% 4.94% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.83% 13.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.90 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +62.96%
MySQL
Wales

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 West Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 17.27% 35.80% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 9
Average daily rate £350 £438 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +94.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £293 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £19.90 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.25%
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 West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MySQL across the West Wales region.

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the West Wales region.

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 31 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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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
Swansea +2 5 £450 +5.88%
MySQL
Wales

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) QA
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Ansible
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (33.33%) Open Source
5 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) Puppet
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (33.33%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) SOA
5 3 (33.33%) VXML
5 3 (33.33%) IVR
5 3 (33.33%) Avaya

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) nginx
2 2 (22.22%) Confluence
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Lead Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) XML
1 3 (33.33%) VXML
1 3 (33.33%) JSON
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) IVR
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby
2 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
2 3 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
4 1 (11.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Percona
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco