The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 30 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 9 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 6.57% 8.06% 13.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.16% 23.81% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £431 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £338 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.71% -8.57%
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 Newport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 42 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 54.01% 33.87% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 33 11
Average daily rate £425 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Newport region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Newport

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Newport region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Newport region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) HTML5
4 6 (60.00%) Sass
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Scrum
5 5 (50.00%) User Experience
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (30.00%) MVC
7 3 (30.00%) Java
8 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (20.00%) Customer Insight
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) Ajax
8 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (20.00%) Web Development
9 1 (10.00%) Java EE
9 1 (10.00%) Degree
9 1 (10.00%) JSTL
9 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
9 1 (10.00%) Kanban
9 1 (10.00%) Mule
9 1 (10.00%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) Mule
1 1 (10.00%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Developer
3 1 (10.00%) UX Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) HTML5
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) Sass
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) Java EE
6 1 (10.00%) JSTL
6 1 (10.00%) J2EE
6 1 (10.00%) CSS3
6 1 (10.00%) JAX-RS
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) EJB
6 1 (10.00%) JSP
6 1 (10.00%) Servlets
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Insight
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft