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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 7 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing CSS 49 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.39% 8.97% 6.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.18% 26.80% 19.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 20
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £400
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 £20.49 £32.54 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-37.02% +1.68%
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
119 97 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 39.80% 33.45% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 74 95
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 73 (93.59%) JavaScript
2 62 (79.49%) jQuery
3 61 (78.21%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (65.38%) TDD
5 49 (62.82%) HTML
6 48 (61.54%) Web Development
7 36 (46.15%) Java
7 36 (46.15%) OO
8 35 (44.87%) Unix
8 35 (44.87%) Software Engineering
9 34 (43.59%) Perl
10 33 (42.31%) Selenium
11 32 (41.03%) Cucumber
12 28 (35.90%) CSS3
13 27 (34.62%) HTML5
14 26 (33.33%) Legal
15 23 (29.49%) Scrum
15 23 (29.49%) .NET
16 22 (28.21%) MVC
16 22 (28.21%) AngularJS
17 21 (26.92%) C#
18 19 (24.36%) Finance
19 18 (23.08%) Visual Studio
19 18 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
19 18 (23.08%) WCF
19 18 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
19 18 (23.08%) TypeScript
20 17 (21.79%) MSTest
20 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET Web API
20 17 (21.79%) DevOps

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 (6.41%) Apache
2 3 (3.85%) CMS
3 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) JBoss
4 1 (1.28%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) SaaS
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) LDAP
1 4 (5.13%) SSL
1 4 (5.13%) VPN
2 2 (2.56%) Internet
2 2 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.69%) MySQL
2 6 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.85%) Redis
5 2 (2.56%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (42.31%) Selenium
2 32 (41.03%) Cucumber
3 18 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 17 (21.79%) MbUnit
4 17 (21.79%) MSTest
4 17 (21.79%) NUnit
5 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.56%) Subversion
7 1 (1.28%) Concordion
7 1 (1.28%) Grunt
7 1 (1.28%) gulp
7 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.28%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.28%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (33.33%) Legal
2 19 (24.36%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Publishing
4 2 (2.56%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (92.31%) Developer
2 25 (32.05%) Web Developer
3 18 (23.08%) Agile Developer
3 18 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 16 (20.51%) Senior Agile Developer
5 12 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Website Developer
6 8 (10.26%) PHP Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Perl Developer
8 5 (6.41%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (5.13%) Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) PHP Zend Developer
9 4 (5.13%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) Unix Developer
10 3 (3.85%) LAMP Developer
11 2 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.56%) Perl Web Developer
11 2 (2.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (79.49%) jQuery
2 49 (62.82%) HTML
3 28 (35.90%) CSS3
4 27 (34.62%) HTML5
5 23 (29.49%) .NET
6 22 (28.21%) AngularJS
7 18 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
7 18 (23.08%) WCF
8 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (20.51%) XML
10 7 (8.97%) Ajax
10 7 (8.97%) LAMP
10 7 (8.97%) Web Services
11 6 (7.69%) RESTful
12 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
12 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (6.41%) XHTML
13 4 (5.13%) Mojolicious
14 3 (3.85%) Kafka
14 3 (3.85%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.13%) User Experience
2 2 (2.56%) W3C
3 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.87%) Unix
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (78.21%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (65.38%) TDD
3 48 (61.54%) Web Development
4 36 (46.15%) OO
5 35 (44.87%) Software Engineering
6 23 (29.49%) Scrum
7 22 (28.21%) MVC
8 18 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (21.79%) ATDD
9 17 (21.79%) BDD
9 17 (21.79%) DevOps
9 17 (21.79%) Test-First Development
9 17 (21.79%) Unit Testing
10 16 (20.51%) Mentoring
11 9 (11.54%) Web Design
12 7 (8.97%) Workflow
13 6 (7.69%) Front End Development
14 5 (6.41%) Responsive Web Design
15 4 (5.13%) Integration Testing
15 4 (5.13%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (93.59%) JavaScript
2 36 (46.15%) Java
3 34 (43.59%) Perl
4 21 (26.92%) C#
5 18 (23.08%) TypeScript
6 10 (12.82%) PHP
6 10 (12.82%) SQL
7 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.85%) Go
7 3 (3.85%) Scala
8 1 (1.28%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (1.28%) Groovy
8 1 (1.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.28%) WAI
2 1 (1.28%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) Zend
2 4 (5.13%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.56%) Alterian
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.28%) SAP
4 1 (1.28%) Twitter