The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS 29 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.43% 8.41% 7.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 26.42% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 24
Median daily rate £389 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.07% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-23.61% +12.50%
CSS
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
87 106 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.29% 31.83% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 87 99
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for CSS.

1 75 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 64 (80.00%) jQuery
3 63 (78.75%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (65.00%) TDD
5 50 (62.50%) HTML
5 50 (62.50%) Web Development
6 37 (46.25%) OO
7 36 (45.00%) Java
7 36 (45.00%) Software Engineering
8 34 (42.50%) Selenium
8 34 (42.50%) Unix
9 33 (41.25%) Perl
10 31 (38.75%) Cucumber
11 30 (37.50%) CSS3
12 29 (36.25%) HTML5
13 26 (32.50%) Legal
14 24 (30.00%) .NET
14 24 (30.00%) AngularJS
15 23 (28.75%) MVC
15 23 (28.75%) Scrum
16 22 (27.50%) C#
17 20 (25.00%) Visual Studio
17 20 (25.00%) WCF
17 20 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
17 20 (25.00%) TypeScript
18 19 (23.75%) ASP.NET Web API
18 19 (23.75%) DevOps
18 19 (23.75%) MSTest
18 19 (23.75%) Unit Testing

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.25%) Apache
2 3 (3.75%) CMS
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) SaaS
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) LDAP
1 4 (5.00%) SSL
1 4 (5.00%) VPN
2 2 (2.50%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) MongoDB
2 8 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.50%) MySQL
3 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.00%) Couchbase
5 3 (3.75%) Redis
5 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (42.50%) Selenium
2 31 (38.75%) Cucumber
3 20 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 19 (23.75%) MbUnit
4 19 (23.75%) MSTest
4 19 (23.75%) NUnit
5 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.75%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.75%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.50%) Subversion
8 1 (1.25%) Concordion
8 1 (1.25%) Grunt
8 1 (1.25%) gulp
8 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (32.50%) Legal
2 19 (23.75%) Finance
3 3 (3.75%) Publishing
4 2 (2.50%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (91.25%) Developer
2 25 (31.25%) Web Developer
3 18 (22.50%) Agile Developer
3 18 (22.50%) Senior Developer
4 16 (20.00%) Senior Agile Developer
5 12 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (15.00%) Website Developer
6 8 (10.00%) PHP Developer
7 6 (7.50%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Perl Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (5.00%) Consultant
9 4 (5.00%) PHP Zend Developer
9 4 (5.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 4 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (5.00%) Unix Developer
10 3 (3.75%) LAMP Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Perl Web Developer
11 2 (2.50%) UI Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (80.00%) jQuery
2 50 (62.50%) HTML
3 30 (37.50%) CSS3
4 29 (36.25%) HTML5
5 24 (30.00%) .NET
5 24 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 20 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
6 20 (25.00%) WCF
7 19 (23.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (18.75%) XML
9 7 (8.75%) LAMP
9 7 (8.75%) Web Services
10 6 (7.50%) Ajax
10 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET
10 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (6.25%) RESTful
12 4 (5.00%) Mojolicious
12 4 (5.00%) XHTML
13 3 (3.75%) Kafka
13 3 (3.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.00%) User Experience
2 2 (2.50%) DTV
2 2 (2.50%) W3C
3 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.25%) IPTV
3 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (42.50%) Unix
2 3 (3.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (78.75%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (65.00%) TDD
3 50 (62.50%) Web Development
4 37 (46.25%) OO
5 36 (45.00%) Software Engineering
6 23 (28.75%) MVC
6 23 (28.75%) Scrum
7 20 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (23.75%) ATDD
8 19 (23.75%) BDD
8 19 (23.75%) DevOps
8 19 (23.75%) Test-First Development
8 19 (23.75%) Unit Testing
9 16 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 9 (11.25%) Web Design
11 7 (8.75%) Workflow
12 6 (7.50%) Front End Development
13 5 (6.25%) OOP
13 5 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 75 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 36 (45.00%) Java
3 33 (41.25%) Perl
4 22 (27.50%) C#
5 20 (25.00%) TypeScript
6 11 (13.75%) SQL
7 10 (12.50%) PHP
8 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.75%) Go
8 3 (3.75%) Scala
9 1 (1.25%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (1.25%) Groovy
9 1 (1.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.25%) WAI
2 1 (1.25%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (6.25%) Zend
2 4 (5.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.50%) Alterian
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.25%) SAP
4 1 (1.25%) Twitter