The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 14 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Contract jobs citing CSS 43 36 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.66% 9.50% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.58% 34.95% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 2
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £234
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
132 103 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.66% 27.18% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 79 34
Average daily rate £300 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £185 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £145.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing CSS 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 CSS.

1 71 (100.00%) HTML
2 51 (71.83%) JavaScript
3 39 (54.93%) XML
3 39 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (52.11%) SQL
5 31 (43.66%) SQL Server
5 31 (43.66%) Web Services
6 30 (42.25%) Microsoft
7 29 (40.85%) Scrum
8 28 (39.44%) TDD
8 28 (39.44%) .NET
8 28 (39.44%) AngularJS
9 27 (38.03%) SOAP
10 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET
10 22 (30.99%) MVC
11 21 (29.58%) OO
11 21 (29.58%) Java
12 20 (28.17%) HTML5
13 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (26.76%) C#
14 18 (25.35%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (23.94%) CSS3
15 17 (23.94%) Hibernate
15 17 (23.94%) Spring
16 16 (22.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (21.13%) Open Source
18 14 (19.72%) MongoDB
18 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 14 (19.72%) Jenkins
18 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing CSS 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 CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.49%) Confluence
2 4 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (5.63%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.82%) Node.js
4 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) WordPress
4 1 (1.41%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) JBoss
4 1 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) Magento
2 1 (1.41%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) Intranet
2 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.66%) SQL Server
2 18 (25.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (19.72%) MongoDB
4 12 (16.90%) NoSQL
5 11 (15.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Subversion
1 14 (19.72%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.90%) Hudson
2 12 (16.90%) Maven
3 11 (15.49%) JIRA
3 11 (15.49%) Selenium
3 11 (15.49%) Spock
3 11 (15.49%) Geb
4 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.23%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (4.23%) QUnit
5 3 (4.23%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.41%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.41%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.41%) Behat
General
1 11 (15.49%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (9.86%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 63 (88.73%) Developer
2 17 (23.94%) Java Developer
3 16 (22.54%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 3 (4.23%) CRM Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior SQL Developer
8 3 (4.23%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.23%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Tester
9 2 (2.82%) UI Programmer
9 2 (2.82%) UI Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) HTML
2 39 (54.93%) XML
3 31 (43.66%) Web Services
4 28 (39.44%) .NET
4 28 (39.44%) AngularJS
5 27 (38.03%) SOAP
6 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET
7 20 (28.17%) HTML5
8 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (23.94%) CSS3
9 17 (23.94%) Hibernate
9 17 (23.94%) Spring
10 16 (22.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 14 (19.72%) WCF
12 13 (18.31%) jQuery
12 13 (18.31%) JSF
12 13 (18.31%) J2EE
12 13 (18.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) NHS
2 5 (7.04%) User Experience
3 3 (4.23%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.82%) W3C
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) CMDB
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) UNIX
2 1 (1.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.41%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.85%) Scrum
3 28 (39.44%) TDD
4 22 (30.99%) MVC
5 21 (29.58%) OO
6 15 (21.13%) Open Source
7 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (18.31%) DevOps
9 12 (16.90%) Configuration Management
10 11 (15.49%) OOA/OOD
10 11 (15.49%) RUP
10 11 (15.49%) DSDM
10 11 (15.49%) Release Management
10 11 (15.49%) Unit Testing
10 11 (15.49%) Test Automation
10 11 (15.49%) SDLC
11 10 (14.08%) Pair Programming
12 4 (5.63%) Web Development
12 4 (5.63%) CRM
12 4 (5.63%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 51 (71.83%) JavaScript
2 37 (52.11%) SQL
3 21 (29.58%) Java
4 19 (26.76%) C#
5 12 (16.90%) PL/SQL
6 8 (11.27%) PHP
7 4 (5.63%) Scala
8 3 (4.23%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.82%) Ruby
9 2 (2.82%) Perl
10 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.41%) Python
10 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) ISEB
4 1 (1.41%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Puppet
2 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (42.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.49%) Twitter
3 4 (5.63%) IBM
4 3 (4.23%) Google
5 2 (2.82%) OpenText
5 2 (2.82%) Alterian
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
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