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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 11 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing CSS 23 33 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.39% 7.86% 9.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.40% 27.50% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 28
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £215 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £389 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.48% +2.14%
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
53 120 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.63% 28.57% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 99 76
Median daily rate £425 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -93.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 70 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 58 (75.32%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (71.43%) HTML
4 51 (66.23%) Web Development
5 48 (62.34%) jQuery
6 42 (54.55%) TDD
7 36 (46.75%) HTML5
7 36 (46.75%) CSS3
8 31 (40.26%) AngularJS
9 30 (38.96%) Java
10 27 (35.06%) Selenium
11 24 (31.17%) Unit Testing
11 24 (31.17%) Software Engineering
11 24 (31.17%) OO
12 23 (29.87%) .NET
13 22 (28.57%) Perl
13 22 (28.57%) Unix
13 22 (28.57%) MVC
14 21 (27.27%) C#
15 20 (25.97%) Visual Studio
15 20 (25.97%) Test-First Development
15 20 (25.97%) NUnit
15 20 (25.97%) WCF
15 20 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (25.97%) Cucumber
15 20 (25.97%) BDD
15 20 (25.97%) ATDD
15 20 (25.97%) KnockoutJS
15 20 (25.97%) MbUnit
15 20 (25.97%) MSTest

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 3 (3.90%) Apache
1 3 (3.90%) CMS
2 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.60%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.30%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) SaaS
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) LDAP
1 4 (5.19%) SSL
1 4 (5.19%) VPN
2 2 (2.60%) Internet
2 2 (2.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) MongoDB
2 8 (10.39%) NoSQL
3 7 (9.09%) Couchbase
3 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.79%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (35.06%) Selenium
2 20 (25.97%) Cucumber
2 20 (25.97%) MbUnit
2 20 (25.97%) MSTest
2 20 (25.97%) NUnit
2 20 (25.97%) Visual Studio
3 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.39%) Subversion
5 7 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 7 (9.09%) Mercurial
5 7 (9.09%) SpecFlow
5 7 (9.09%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.30%) PHPUnit
General
1 19 (24.68%) Legal
2 16 (20.78%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Publishing
4 2 (2.60%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 67 (87.01%) Developer
2 24 (31.17%) Web Developer
3 14 (18.18%) Agile Developer
3 14 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 13 (16.88%) Senior Agile Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Website Developer
6 8 (10.39%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (10.39%) PHP Developer
7 7 (9.09%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Angular Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Consultant
8 5 (6.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (5.19%) Designer
9 4 (5.19%) HTML Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Perl Developer
9 4 (5.19%) PHP Zend Developer
9 4 (5.19%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) UX Designer
10 3 (3.90%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (71.43%) HTML
2 48 (62.34%) jQuery
3 36 (46.75%) CSS3
3 36 (46.75%) HTML5
4 31 (40.26%) AngularJS
5 23 (29.87%) .NET
6 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (25.97%) KnockoutJS
6 20 (25.97%) WCF
7 11 (14.29%) XML
8 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET
9 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (9.09%) Gherkin
10 6 (7.79%) JSON
10 6 (7.79%) LAMP
10 6 (7.79%) LESS
10 6 (7.79%) Web Services
11 3 (3.90%) PCRE
11 3 (3.90%) Regular Expression
11 3 (3.90%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) User Experience
2 6 (7.79%) Telematics
3 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.19%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.60%) Digital TV
4 2 (2.60%) W3C
5 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.30%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (75.32%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (66.23%) Web Development
3 42 (54.55%) TDD
4 24 (31.17%) OO
4 24 (31.17%) Software Engineering
4 24 (31.17%) Unit Testing
5 22 (28.57%) MVC
6 20 (25.97%) ATDD
6 20 (25.97%) BDD
6 20 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (25.97%) DevOps
6 20 (25.97%) Test-First Development
7 17 (22.08%) Scrum
8 13 (16.88%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.39%) Web Design
10 7 (9.09%) Test Automation
11 6 (7.79%) Front End Development
11 6 (7.79%) Wireframes
11 6 (7.79%) Workflow
12 5 (6.49%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 70 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 30 (38.96%) Java
3 22 (28.57%) Perl
4 21 (27.27%) C#
5 20 (25.97%) TypeScript
6 10 (12.99%) PHP
7 6 (7.79%) SQL
8 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.30%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.30%) WAI
2 1 (1.30%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (6.49%) Zend
2 4 (5.19%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.60%) Alterian
4 1 (1.30%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.30%) Twitter