The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 22 19 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Contract jobs citing CSS 55 46 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.41% 8.19% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.32% 28.75% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 38 4
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £221 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
CSS
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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
209 160 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.96% 28.47% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 123 52
Average daily rate £325 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £145.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.79% +163.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

CSS
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -12 33 £350 +16.66% 9
Newport +6 15 £305 -18.73%
Monmouthshire - 4 £275 -
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £313 -
CSS
Wales

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 92 (94.85%) HTML
2 62 (63.92%) JavaScript
3 46 (47.42%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (40.21%) HTML5
5 38 (39.18%) Java
6 36 (37.11%) SQL
7 35 (36.08%) Web Services
8 34 (35.05%) XML
8 34 (35.05%) Scrum
9 31 (31.96%) .NET
10 30 (30.93%) AngularJS
10 30 (30.93%) jQuery
11 28 (28.87%) CSS3
11 28 (28.87%) SQL Server
12 27 (27.84%) Spring
12 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
12 27 (27.84%) Security Cleared
13 25 (25.77%) C#
14 23 (23.71%) OO
14 23 (23.71%) Hibernate
15 22 (22.68%) MVC
16 21 (21.65%) TDD
17 20 (20.62%) JSF
17 20 (20.62%) SC Cleared
18 19 (19.59%) Ajax
18 19 (19.59%) J2EE
19 18 (18.56%) Maven
19 18 (18.56%) Subversion
19 18 (18.56%) JIRA
19 18 (18.56%) Open Source

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (11.34%) Confluence
2 10 (10.31%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.22%) JBoss
4 5 (5.15%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (5.15%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.15%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.15%) FileNet
5 4 (4.12%) IIS
5 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.09%) Node.js
7 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.06%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.06%) Apache
7 2 (2.06%) Liferay
8 1 (1.03%) CMS
8 1 (1.03%) ArcSDE
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.03%) ArcGIS
8 1 (1.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) Magento
2 1 (1.03%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) HTTP
1 4 (4.12%) Skype
2 2 (2.06%) Intranet
2 2 (2.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) Firewall
3 1 (1.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.87%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.49%) MongoDB
3 12 (12.37%) NoSQL
4 11 (11.34%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (10.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (8.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.12%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (18.56%) Subversion
1 18 (18.56%) Maven
1 18 (18.56%) JIRA
2 16 (16.49%) Jenkins
3 14 (14.43%) Eclipse
4 13 (13.40%) Selenium
5 12 (12.37%) Visual Studio
5 12 (12.37%) Hudson
6 11 (11.34%) Spock
6 11 (11.34%) Geb
7 7 (7.22%) Ant
7 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
8 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.09%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (3.09%) QUnit
9 3 (3.09%) Jasmine
10 2 (2.06%) Gradle
10 2 (2.06%) Artifactory
10 2 (2.06%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.06%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Back Office
3 3 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 87 (89.69%) Developer
2 28 (28.87%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.40%) .NET Developer
4 9 (9.28%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (8.25%) Web Developer
6 7 (7.22%) PHP Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Designer
8 4 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (4.12%) CRM Developer
9 3 (3.09%) UX Developer
9 3 (3.09%) UI Programmer
9 3 (3.09%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Junior
10 2 (2.06%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.06%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.06%) Tester
10 2 (2.06%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.06%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (94.85%) HTML
2 39 (40.21%) HTML5
3 35 (36.08%) Web Services
4 34 (35.05%) XML
5 31 (31.96%) .NET
6 30 (30.93%) jQuery
6 30 (30.93%) AngularJS
7 28 (28.87%) CSS3
8 27 (27.84%) Spring
9 23 (23.71%) Hibernate
10 20 (20.62%) JSF
11 19 (19.59%) Ajax
11 19 (19.59%) J2EE
12 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET
12 17 (17.53%) XSLT
12 17 (17.53%) SOAP
13 16 (16.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (15.46%) Sass
15 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (10.31%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) User Experience
2 4 (4.12%) NHS
3 3 (3.09%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.06%) W3C
5 1 (1.03%) GIS
5 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Human Factors
5 1 (1.03%) CMDB
5 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.12%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Linux
2 2 (2.06%) UNIX
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.42%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (35.05%) Scrum
3 23 (23.71%) OO
4 22 (22.68%) MVC
5 21 (21.65%) TDD
6 18 (18.56%) Open Source
7 16 (16.49%) OOA/OOD
8 15 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (15.46%) DevOps
9 12 (12.37%) SDLC
9 12 (12.37%) RUP
9 12 (12.37%) DSDM
9 12 (12.37%) Configuration Management
10 11 (11.34%) Release Management
10 11 (11.34%) Test Automation
11 10 (10.31%) Pair Programming
12 9 (9.28%) UML
13 8 (8.25%) SOA
13 8 (8.25%) Use Case
14 7 (7.22%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 62 (63.92%) JavaScript
2 38 (39.18%) Java
3 36 (37.11%) SQL
4 25 (25.77%) C#
5 16 (16.49%) PL/SQL
6 13 (13.40%) PHP
7 4 (4.12%) Scala
8 3 (3.09%) ActionScript
8 3 (3.09%) Perl
9 2 (2.06%) Python
9 2 (2.06%) Ruby
10 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (27.84%) Security Cleared
2 20 (20.62%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.22%) Degree
4 2 (2.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) Shibboleth
2 2 (2.06%) Docker
3 1 (1.03%) vSphere
3 1 (1.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) Puppet
2 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.03%) Ansible
2 1 (1.03%) Nagios
2 1 (1.03%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (1.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.34%) Twitter
3 9 (9.28%) IBM
4 5 (5.15%) Oracle
5 4 (4.12%) Zend
6 3 (3.09%) Google
7 2 (2.06%) OpenText
7 2 (2.06%) Alterian
8 1 (1.03%) Cisco
8 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.03%) Mapinfo
8 1 (1.03%) ESRI
8 1 (1.03%) ServiceNow
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
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TRG
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Posted: 11 days ago