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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 46 24
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -22
Contract jobs citing CSS 46 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.86% 1.27% 4.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.71% 7.89% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 4 18
Average daily rate
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£300 £265 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -36.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £228 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £299 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- +36.02%
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
166 76 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 28.38% 16.03% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 57 56
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £145.00 £55.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.63% +120.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +26 34 £300 +30.43% 7
Newport -7 8 £375 +27.11% 4
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £210 - 1
Torfaen - 1 £375 -
Neath Port Talbot - - - -
Monmouthshire - - - -
Bridgend - - - - 1
Caerphilly - - - - 2
CSS
Wales

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 77 (92.77%) HTML
2 74 (89.16%) JavaScript
3 34 (40.96%) HTML5
4 31 (37.35%) jQuery
5 26 (31.33%) Ajax
6 23 (27.71%) CSS3
7 22 (26.51%) SQL
8 20 (24.10%) .NET
8 20 (24.10%) PHP
8 20 (24.10%) Java
9 14 (16.87%) XML
10 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET
10 13 (15.66%) C#
10 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
10 13 (15.66%) MVC
10 13 (15.66%) Web Design
10 13 (15.66%) Scala
11 12 (14.46%) Git (software)
11 12 (14.46%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (14.46%) Spring
12 11 (13.25%) OO
13 10 (12.05%) JSF
14 9 (10.84%) Subversion
14 9 (10.84%) Hibernate
14 9 (10.84%) Web Services
14 9 (10.84%) Jasmine
14 9 (10.84%) REST
15 8 (9.64%) Jenkins
15 8 (9.64%) PrimeFaces
15 8 (9.64%) HTTP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 6 (7.23%) WebLogic
1 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
1 6 (7.23%) Tomcat
1 6 (7.23%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.02%) CMS
3 4 (4.82%) Apache
4 3 (3.61%) Kentico
4 3 (3.61%) Node.js
4 3 (3.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.41%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.41%) IIS
5 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.20%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.20%) Drupal
6 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Magento
2 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Basecamp
1 3 (3.61%) Trello
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) HTTP
2 5 (6.02%) Intranet
3 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.20%) VPN
3 1 (1.20%) L2TP
3 1 (1.20%) SAN
3 1 (1.20%) NAS
3 1 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.20%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.82%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.82%) MySQL
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.20%) MS Access
5 1 (1.20%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.84%) Subversion
2 9 (10.84%) Jasmine
3 8 (9.64%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.23%) JUnit
5 5 (6.02%) Maven
5 5 (6.02%) Ant
6 4 (4.82%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.82%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.61%) QUnit
7 3 (3.61%) Sinon.JS
7 3 (3.61%) Grunt
8 2 (2.41%) JIRA
8 2 (2.41%) Hudson
8 2 (2.41%) Trac
8 2 (2.41%) JMeter
9 1 (1.20%) Selenium
9 1 (1.20%) PhantomJS
9 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Front Office
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
4 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (84.34%) Developer
2 15 (18.07%) Web Developer
3 13 (15.66%) Java Developer
3 13 (15.66%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (10.84%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.84%) UI Programmer
4 9 (10.84%) UI Developer
5 8 (9.64%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.43%) UI Designer
6 7 (8.43%) Designer
7 6 (7.23%) Scala Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Web Designer
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (6.02%) PHP Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) CMS Developer
10 2 (2.41%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (92.77%) HTML
2 34 (40.96%) HTML5
3 31 (37.35%) jQuery
4 26 (31.33%) Ajax
5 23 (27.71%) CSS3
6 20 (24.10%) .NET
7 14 (16.87%) XML
8 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET
9 12 (14.46%) Spring
10 10 (12.05%) JSF
11 9 (10.84%) Hibernate
11 9 (10.84%) Web Services
11 9 (10.84%) REST
12 8 (9.64%) PrimeFaces
13 7 (8.43%) JSP
13 7 (8.43%) J2EE
13 7 (8.43%) Play Framework
13 7 (8.43%) Sass
13 7 (8.43%) JSON
14 6 (7.23%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.41%) Open Source
2 2 (2.41%) GIS
2 2 (2.41%) W3C
3 1 (1.20%) Clustering
3 1 (1.20%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.43%) Linux
2 6 (7.23%) Apple iOS
2 6 (7.23%) Android
3 4 (4.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.66%) MVC
1 13 (15.66%) Web Design
2 12 (14.46%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (13.25%) OO
4 7 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.43%) Software Engineering
4 7 (8.43%) Web Accessibility
5 6 (7.23%) BDD
5 6 (7.23%) Unit Testing
5 6 (7.23%) OOP
5 6 (7.23%) OOD
6 5 (6.02%) TDD
6 5 (6.02%) Scrum
6 5 (6.02%) Cyber Security
7 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.61%) SOA
8 3 (3.61%) Web Development
9 2 (2.41%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.41%) Load Testing
9 2 (2.41%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 74 (89.16%) JavaScript
2 22 (26.51%) SQL
3 20 (24.10%) PHP
3 20 (24.10%) Java
4 13 (15.66%) C#
4 13 (15.66%) Scala
5 5 (6.02%) Python
5 5 (6.02%) Ruby
6 2 (2.41%) PHP5
6 2 (2.41%) PHP4
6 2 (2.41%) C++
6 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.20%) Perl
7 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.20%) MCSD
3 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) WCAG
1 7 (8.43%) WAI
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.20%) MetaFrame
1 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.20%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) IBM
3 3 (3.61%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.41%) Zend
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco
5 1 (1.20%) Citrix
5 1 (1.20%) VMware
5 1 (1.20%) Google
5 1 (1.20%) LANDesk
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