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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 10 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 64 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.53% 7.06% 8.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.32% 21.35% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 11 25
Average daily rate £378 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.60 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-38.07% +14.06%
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
167 89 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.75% 33.09% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 61 84
Average daily rate £388 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 30 April 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 30 April 2016, 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 90 (95.74%) JavaScript
2 72 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (76.60%) jQuery
3 65 (69.15%) HTML
4 62 (65.96%) TDD
5 48 (51.06%) Web Development
6 45 (47.87%) OO
7 40 (42.55%) Java
7 40 (42.55%) Software Engineering
8 39 (41.49%) Cucumber
9 38 (40.43%) Perl
9 38 (40.43%) Unix
10 37 (39.36%) CSS3
11 36 (38.30%) HTML5
12 35 (37.23%) Selenium
13 29 (30.85%) Legal
14 27 (28.72%) MVC
14 27 (28.72%) Scrum
15 25 (26.60%) AngularJS
16 24 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (24.47%) BDD
18 22 (23.40%) .NET
19 21 (22.34%) C#
20 20 (21.28%) Ajax
20 20 (21.28%) Finance
21 18 (19.15%) Visual Studio
21 18 (19.15%) Mentoring
22 17 (18.09%) ASP.NET Web API
22 17 (18.09%) DevOps
22 17 (18.09%) TypeScript

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (6.38%) Apache
2 5 (5.32%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.13%) CMS
3 2 (2.13%) Node.js
3 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.06%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.06%) JBoss
4 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.06%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) GitHub
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) HTTP
2 3 (3.19%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.70%) MongoDB
2 9 (9.57%) MySQL
3 7 (7.45%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.32%) Redis
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.06%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.06%) MS Access
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (41.49%) Cucumber
2 35 (37.23%) Selenium
3 18 (19.15%) Visual Studio
4 17 (18.09%) NUnit
5 16 (17.02%) MbUnit
5 16 (17.02%) MSTest
6 13 (13.83%) Git (software)
7 9 (9.57%) Subversion
8 6 (6.38%) Jasmine
8 6 (6.38%) QUnit
8 6 (6.38%) Sinon.JS
9 5 (5.32%) Hudson
9 5 (5.32%) Jenkins
10 4 (4.26%) JIRA
10 4 (4.26%) Trac
11 2 (2.13%) Axure RP
11 2 (2.13%) Grunt
11 2 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.06%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 1 (1.06%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 29 (30.85%) Legal
2 20 (21.28%) Finance
3 3 (3.19%) Publishing
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.06%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 92 (97.87%) Developer
2 26 (27.66%) Web Developer
3 21 (22.34%) JavaScript Developer
4 20 (21.28%) Senior Developer
5 18 (19.15%) Agile Developer
6 16 (17.02%) Senior Agile Developer
7 12 (12.77%) Website Developer
8 10 (10.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (10.64%) PHP Developer
9 9 (9.57%) HTML Developer
10 8 (8.51%) HTML CSS Developer
11 7 (7.45%) Perl Developer
12 5 (5.32%) .NET Developer
12 5 (5.32%) PHP Zend Developer
13 4 (4.26%) UI Developer
13 4 (4.26%) Unix Developer
14 3 (3.19%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 2 (2.13%) C# .NET Developer
15 2 (2.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
15 2 (2.13%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (76.60%) jQuery
2 65 (69.15%) HTML
3 37 (39.36%) CSS3
4 36 (38.30%) HTML5
5 25 (26.60%) AngularJS
6 22 (23.40%) .NET
7 20 (21.28%) Ajax
8 17 (18.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (18.09%) KnockoutJS
8 17 (18.09%) WCF
9 15 (15.96%) XML
10 14 (14.89%) RESTful
11 9 (9.57%) XHTML
12 6 (6.38%) Kafka
12 6 (6.38%) Mojolicious
12 6 (6.38%) Web Services
13 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (5.32%) OAuth2
13 5 (5.32%) RequireJS
13 5 (5.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) User Experience
2 6 (6.38%) W3C
3 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 38 (40.43%) Unix
2 9 (9.57%) Android
3 7 (7.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (65.96%) TDD
3 48 (51.06%) Web Development
4 45 (47.87%) OO
5 40 (42.55%) Software Engineering
6 27 (28.72%) MVC
6 27 (28.72%) Scrum
7 24 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (24.47%) BDD
9 18 (19.15%) Mentoring
10 17 (18.09%) DevOps
11 16 (17.02%) ATDD
11 16 (17.02%) Test-First Development
11 16 (17.02%) Unit Testing
12 10 (10.64%) Front End Development
12 10 (10.64%) OOP
13 7 (7.45%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (7.45%) Web Design
14 5 (5.32%) Analytics
15 4 (4.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 90 (95.74%) JavaScript
2 40 (42.55%) Java
3 38 (40.43%) Perl
4 21 (22.34%) C#
5 17 (18.09%) TypeScript
6 13 (13.83%) SQL
7 12 (12.77%) PHP
8 6 (6.38%) Go
8 6 (6.38%) Scala
9 3 (3.19%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.06%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (1.06%) Groovy
10 1 (1.06%) Python
10 1 (1.06%) Ruby
10 1 (1.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) Degree
4 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.06%) WAI
2 1 (1.06%) WCAG
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) Zend
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.13%) Twitter
3 1 (1.06%) Alterian
3 1 (1.06%) SAP
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