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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 8 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 51 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.60% 2.83% 4.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 51.00% 11.11% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 4 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% +2.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +10.00%
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South Wales

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
100 63 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.58% 25.51% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 39 43
Average daily rate £450 £304 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 82 (96.47%) HTML
2 70 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 55 (64.71%) HTML5
4 51 (60.00%) CSS3
5 47 (55.29%) jQuery
6 43 (50.59%) Ajax
7 39 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (37.65%) MVC
9 30 (35.29%) Scala
10 29 (34.12%) REST
11 27 (31.76%) Git (software)
11 27 (31.76%) XML
12 26 (30.59%) JSON
13 25 (29.41%) Subversion
14 23 (27.06%) PHP
14 23 (27.06%) JUnit
14 23 (27.06%) Jenkins
15 22 (25.88%) .NET
16 19 (22.35%) Jasmine
17 18 (21.18%) HTTP
18 16 (18.82%) SQL
18 16 (18.82%) C#
18 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET
18 16 (18.82%) Web Design
19 15 (17.65%) TDD
19 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
19 15 (17.65%) SharePoint
19 15 (17.65%) Play Framework
19 15 (17.65%) MongoDB
20 14 (16.47%) OO

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.41%) Apache
3 4 (4.71%) ArcGIS
4 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.53%) Node.js
5 2 (2.35%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.35%) JBoss
5 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.35%) IIS
6 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.18%) Mule
6 1 (1.18%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.18%) Summit
3 1 (1.18%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) HTTP
2 10 (11.76%) Intranet
3 8 (9.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 15 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (4.71%) MySQL
2 4 (4.71%) MS Access
3 1 (1.18%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (1.18%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 27 (31.76%) Git (software)
2 25 (29.41%) Subversion
3 23 (27.06%) JUnit
3 23 (27.06%) Jenkins
4 19 (22.35%) Jasmine
5 11 (12.94%) Visual Studio
6 7 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.71%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.71%) QUnit
7 4 (4.71%) Sinon.JS
8 3 (3.53%) Trac
8 3 (3.53%) Hudson
8 3 (3.53%) JIRA
9 2 (2.35%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (2.35%) NUnit
9 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.18%) JMeter
10 1 (1.18%) Grunt
10 1 (1.18%) PhantomJS
10 1 (1.18%) DbUnit
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Marketing
2 5 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.88%) Electronics
2 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.35%) Publishing
3 2 (2.35%) Front Office
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (91.76%) Developer
2 18 (21.18%) Scala Developer
3 14 (16.47%) Web Developer
4 11 (12.94%) PHP Developer
5 10 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Project Manager
7 6 (7.06%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.06%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Web Project Manager
8 5 (5.88%) Web Manager
8 5 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Systems Developer
11 2 (2.35%) Senior PHP Developer
11 2 (2.35%) Intranet Manager
11 2 (2.35%) Technical Developer
11 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 2 (2.35%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (96.47%) HTML
2 55 (64.71%) HTML5
3 51 (60.00%) CSS3
4 47 (55.29%) jQuery
5 43 (50.59%) Ajax
6 29 (34.12%) REST
7 27 (31.76%) XML
8 26 (30.59%) JSON
9 22 (25.88%) .NET
10 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET
11 15 (17.65%) Play Framework
12 12 (14.12%) Web Services
13 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (10.59%) AngularJS
15 8 (9.41%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (8.24%) WCF
17 5 (5.88%) XHTML
17 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
17 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 5 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) User Experience
2 5 (5.88%) DTV
3 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.35%) NHS
3 2 (2.35%) W3C
4 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.18%) Open Source
4 1 (1.18%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Android
1 6 (7.06%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.65%) MVC
3 16 (18.82%) Web Design
4 15 (17.65%) TDD
5 14 (16.47%) OO
6 13 (15.29%) Scrum
7 12 (14.12%) OOP
8 11 (12.94%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (10.59%) BDD
10 8 (9.41%) E-Commerce
11 6 (7.06%) Analytics
11 6 (7.06%) Content Management
12 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (5.88%) Programme Management
12 5 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
12 5 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (4.71%) CRM
13 4 (4.71%) SOA
14 3 (3.53%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 70 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 30 (35.29%) Scala
3 23 (27.06%) PHP
4 16 (18.82%) SQL
4 16 (18.82%) C#
5 10 (11.76%) Java
6 6 (7.06%) Ruby
6 6 (7.06%) Python
7 2 (2.35%) PHP5
7 2 (2.35%) PHP4
7 2 (2.35%) C++
7 2 (2.35%) VB
8 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.18%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.18%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) Alterian
3 5 (5.88%) SAP
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle
5 1 (1.18%) IBM
5 1 (1.18%) ILOG
5 1 (1.18%) Google
5 1 (1.18%) Zend
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