The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Wales region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 29 39 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Contract jobs citing CSS 39 4 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.29% 0.99% 6.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.93% 8.00% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 2 22
Average daily rate
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£300 £298 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% -18.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £300 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £299 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.43% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
163 50 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.29% 12.32% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 38 60
Average daily rate £375 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £30.25 £55.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +120.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
CSS
Wales

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 27 £275 - 18
Newport -4 11 £356 +20.76% 4
Torfaen - 1 £375 - 4
Vale of Glamorgan - - - -
Neath Port Talbot - - - -
Monmouthshire - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
CSS
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CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 66 (89.19%) HTML
2 65 (87.84%) JavaScript
3 27 (36.49%) HTML5
4 23 (31.08%) Java
4 23 (31.08%) jQuery
5 21 (28.38%) Ajax
6 19 (25.68%) SQL
7 17 (22.97%) .NET
8 16 (21.62%) Spring
9 15 (20.27%) XML
10 14 (18.92%) Web Design
10 14 (18.92%) CSS3
11 13 (17.57%) Hibernate
12 12 (16.22%) JSF
13 11 (14.86%) PHP
14 10 (13.51%) Scala
14 10 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (13.51%) PrimeFaces
14 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
15 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
15 9 (12.16%) J2EE
15 9 (12.16%) C#
15 9 (12.16%) Web Services
15 9 (12.16%) OO
16 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
16 8 (10.81%) OOD
16 8 (10.81%) CMS
16 8 (10.81%) JSON
16 8 (10.81%) REST
16 8 (10.81%) Play Framework

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.81%) CMS
3 6 (8.11%) WebLogic
3 6 (8.11%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.76%) Kentico
5 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (5.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (5.41%) Apache
6 3 (4.05%) Umbraco
6 3 (4.05%) Node.js
7 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.70%) Liferay
7 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.35%) IIS
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.35%) WordPress
8 1 (1.35%) Drupal
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.70%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Basecamp
1 3 (4.05%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) Intranet
2 5 (6.76%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.35%) VPN
3 1 (1.35%) SAN
3 1 (1.35%) L2TP
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.70%) MySQL
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.35%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Ant
1 7 (9.46%) Maven
1 7 (9.46%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.11%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.76%) JUnit
3 5 (6.76%) Jasmine
3 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.76%) Subversion
4 2 (2.70%) Grunt
4 2 (2.70%) JMeter
5 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Publishing
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (83.78%) Developer
2 16 (21.62%) Java Developer
3 14 (18.92%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (14.86%) UI Developer
4 11 (14.86%) UI Programmer
5 10 (13.51%) Web Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Scala Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Designer
6 7 (9.46%) UI Designer
7 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Web Designer
8 4 (5.41%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Java Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Technical Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Architect
10 2 (2.70%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.70%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (89.19%) HTML
2 27 (36.49%) HTML5
3 23 (31.08%) jQuery
4 21 (28.38%) Ajax
5 17 (22.97%) .NET
6 16 (21.62%) Spring
7 15 (20.27%) XML
8 14 (18.92%) CSS3
9 13 (17.57%) Hibernate
10 12 (16.22%) JSF
11 10 (13.51%) PrimeFaces
12 9 (12.16%) Web Services
12 9 (12.16%) J2EE
13 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
13 8 (10.81%) JSON
13 8 (10.81%) REST
13 8 (10.81%) Play Framework
14 7 (9.46%) JSP
15 6 (8.11%) Velocity
15 6 (8.11%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Visualisation
2 4 (5.41%) Open Source
3 2 (2.70%) GIS
4 1 (1.35%) Clustering
4 1 (1.35%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Linux
2 4 (5.41%) Windows
3 3 (4.05%) Android
3 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) Web Design
2 10 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (12.16%) OO
4 8 (10.81%) OOD
5 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
5 7 (9.46%) MVC
5 7 (9.46%) Web Accessibility
6 6 (8.11%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.76%) Scrum
7 5 (6.76%) Cyber Security
7 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.41%) TDD
8 4 (5.41%) Web Development
8 4 (5.41%) Use Case
8 4 (5.41%) UML
8 4 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (5.41%) BDD
9 3 (4.05%) SOA
9 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.70%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 65 (87.84%) JavaScript
2 23 (31.08%) Java
3 19 (25.68%) SQL
4 11 (14.86%) PHP
5 10 (13.51%) Scala
6 9 (12.16%) C#
7 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.70%) PHP5
7 2 (2.70%) PHP4
8 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.35%) C++
8 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) WCAG
1 7 (9.46%) WAI
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.35%) MetaFrame
1 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (5.41%) IBM
1 4 (5.41%) Zend
1 4 (5.41%) Sitecore
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.70%) Adobe
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle
3 2 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco
4 1 (1.35%) Citrix
4 1 (1.35%) VMware
4 1 (1.35%) LANDesk
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Montash
Rate: £360 - £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Acorn
Rate: £400 per day + plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £170 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £275.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago