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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 21 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 4.84% 6.67% 4.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.04% 18.60% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Average daily rate
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£280 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.07% +18.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
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 Newport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
46 43 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 37.10% 35.83% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 10
Average daily rate £380 £420 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) HTML5
3 13 (76.47%) jQuery
4 11 (64.71%) .NET
4 11 (64.71%) Web Services
5 10 (58.82%) C#
5 10 (58.82%) Scrum
6 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
6 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
7 8 (47.06%) CSS3
8 7 (41.18%) Sass
8 7 (41.18%) Java
8 7 (41.18%) MVC
8 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
9 6 (35.29%) JIRA
9 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
9 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
9 6 (35.29%) User Experience
10 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
10 5 (29.41%) SOA
10 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
10 5 (29.41%) Degree
10 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
11 4 (23.53%) Drools
11 4 (23.53%) Spring
11 4 (23.53%) Subversion
11 4 (23.53%) BPEL
11 4 (23.53%) FileNet
11 4 (23.53%) Back Office

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (23.53%) FileNet
2 3 (17.65%) JBoss
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
2 6 (35.29%) JIRA
3 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
4 4 (23.53%) Subversion
5 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (11.76%) JMeter
6 2 (11.76%) ReSharper
6 2 (11.76%) Selenium
6 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
6 2 (11.76%) Gradle
6 2 (11.76%) Artifactory
6 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
7 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
7 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
7 1 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (23.53%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Junior
3 3 (17.65%) Designer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) UI Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Designer
5 1 (5.88%) UX Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SOA Developer
5 1 (5.88%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) UI/UX Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) HTML5
3 13 (76.47%) jQuery
4 11 (64.71%) Web Services
4 11 (64.71%) .NET
5 8 (47.06%) CSS3
6 7 (41.18%) Sass
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
8 4 (23.53%) JAX-RS
8 4 (23.53%) Spring
8 4 (23.53%) Drools
8 4 (23.53%) RESTful
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (17.65%) Ajax
9 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
9 3 (17.65%) Java SE
9 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
10 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
10 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
10 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Scrum
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) SOA
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) BPEL
6 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 2 (11.76%) Customer Insight
6 2 (11.76%) BPMN
7 1 (5.88%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.88%) Usability Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
1 1 (5.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco