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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 24 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 27 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.41% 7.31% 6.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.42% 24.44% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 28
Median daily rate £413 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £226 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +5.71%
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
95 180 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.04% 29.90% 26.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 143 121
Median daily rate £475 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.79% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 16 £475 +35.71% 15
Newport 0 4 £306 +7.64% 1
CSS
Wales

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for CSS.

1 105 (94.59%) JavaScript
2 80 (72.07%) HTML
3 79 (71.17%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (70.27%) jQuery
5 64 (57.66%) TDD
6 63 (56.76%) Web Development
7 45 (40.54%) Java
8 44 (39.64%) OO
9 43 (38.74%) Selenium
10 42 (37.84%) Software Engineering
11 41 (36.94%) .NET
12 39 (35.14%) Unix
12 39 (35.14%) HTML5
13 38 (34.23%) Perl
14 37 (33.33%) C#
14 37 (33.33%) CSS3
15 36 (32.43%) Cucumber
16 34 (30.63%) AngularJS
16 34 (30.63%) MVC
16 34 (30.63%) Unit Testing
17 29 (26.13%) WCF
17 29 (26.13%) Visual Studio
18 28 (25.23%) TypeScript
18 28 (25.23%) KnockoutJS
19 27 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web API
19 27 (24.32%) Legal
19 27 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
20 25 (22.52%) Scrum
21 24 (21.62%) Test-First Development
21 24 (21.62%) NUnit

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.50%) Apache
2 4 (3.60%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.70%) CMS
4 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.80%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.90%) JBoss
5 1 (0.90%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (4.50%) SaaS
2 3 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) LDAP
1 4 (3.60%) SSL
1 4 (3.60%) VPN
2 2 (1.80%) Internet
2 2 (1.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.41%) MongoDB
1 16 (14.41%) NoSQL
2 14 (12.61%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.81%) Couchbase
4 10 (9.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (9.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (8.11%) MySQL
6 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.60%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.60%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (3.60%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 43 (38.74%) Selenium
2 36 (32.43%) Cucumber
3 29 (26.13%) Visual Studio
4 24 (21.62%) MbUnit
4 24 (21.62%) MSTest
4 24 (21.62%) NUnit
5 12 (10.81%) Git (software)
6 8 (7.21%) Jenkins
6 8 (7.21%) Mercurial
6 8 (7.21%) TeamCity
7 7 (6.31%) SpecFlow
8 4 (3.60%) Ant
8 4 (3.60%) Maven
9 3 (2.70%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.70%) Subversion
10 1 (0.90%) Concordion
General
1 27 (24.32%) Legal
2 20 (18.02%) Finance
3 3 (2.70%) Publishing
4 2 (1.80%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (87.39%) Developer
2 29 (26.13%) Web Developer
3 23 (20.72%) Agile Developer
4 18 (16.22%) Senior Developer
5 17 (15.32%) Senior Agile Developer
6 16 (14.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (13.51%) .NET Developer
8 12 (10.81%) Website Developer
9 11 (9.91%) Perl Developer
9 11 (9.91%) PHP Developer
10 8 (7.21%) Java Developer
10 8 (7.21%) Unix Developer
11 7 (6.31%) Software Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) Consultant
12 6 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (5.41%) Perl Web Developer
13 5 (4.50%) Senior Software Engineer
14 4 (3.60%) PHP Zend Developer
14 4 (3.60%) ServiceNow Consultant
14 4 (3.60%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (72.07%) HTML
2 78 (70.27%) jQuery
3 41 (36.94%) .NET
4 39 (35.14%) HTML5
5 37 (33.33%) CSS3
6 34 (30.63%) AngularJS
7 29 (26.13%) WCF
8 28 (25.23%) KnockoutJS
9 27 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (18.02%) ASP.NET
11 19 (17.12%) XML
12 15 (13.51%) Ajax
13 13 (11.71%) XHTML
14 12 (10.81%) Web Services
15 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (7.21%) RESTful
17 7 (6.31%) Gherkin
17 7 (6.31%) LAMP
18 5 (4.50%) J2EE
18 5 (4.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.41%) User Experience
2 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.80%) Digital TV
3 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.80%) W3C
4 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.90%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.90%) IPTV
4 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (35.14%) Unix
2 9 (8.11%) Linux
3 6 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (71.17%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (57.66%) TDD
3 63 (56.76%) Web Development
4 44 (39.64%) OO
5 42 (37.84%) Software Engineering
6 34 (30.63%) MVC
6 34 (30.63%) Unit Testing
7 27 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (22.52%) Scrum
9 24 (21.62%) ATDD
9 24 (21.62%) BDD
9 24 (21.62%) Test-First Development
10 23 (20.72%) DevOps
11 17 (15.32%) Mentoring
12 10 (9.01%) OOP
12 10 (9.01%) Test Automation
13 9 (8.11%) Web Design
14 7 (6.31%) Front End Development
14 7 (6.31%) Workflow
15 6 (5.41%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 105 (94.59%) JavaScript
2 45 (40.54%) Java
3 38 (34.23%) Perl
4 37 (33.33%) C#
5 28 (25.23%) TypeScript
6 14 (12.61%) PHP
6 14 (12.61%) SQL
7 4 (3.60%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.70%) Go
8 3 (2.70%) PHP 5
8 3 (2.70%) Scala
9 1 (0.90%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (0.90%) Groovy
9 1 (0.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.90%) WAI
2 1 (0.90%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (4.50%) Zend
2 4 (3.60%) Oracle
2 4 (3.60%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.70%) Google
3 3 (2.70%) IBM
4 2 (1.80%) Alterian
4 2 (1.80%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.80%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.90%) SAP
5 1 (0.90%) Twitter
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Rate: From £32,600 to £36,672 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago