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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 23 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 48 80 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.59% 13.56% 12.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.43% 34.33% 39.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 66 51
Median daily rate £400 £323 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.03% -23.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £224 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -24.81%
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
175 233 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.69% 39.49% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 198 128
Median daily rate £403 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £270 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -5 29 £310 -3.87% 9
Newport -10 8 £450 +20.00% 5
CSS
Wales

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 82 (96.47%) HTML
2 68 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 42 (49.41%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (38.82%) HTML5
5 32 (37.65%) AngularJS
6 27 (31.76%) CSS3
7 26 (30.59%) jQuery
8 25 (29.41%) Web Development
9 24 (28.24%) TDD
10 20 (23.53%) .NET
11 19 (22.35%) Java
11 19 (22.35%) C#
11 19 (22.35%) ASP.NET
12 18 (21.18%) MVC
12 18 (21.18%) Unit Testing
12 18 (21.18%) BDD
12 18 (21.18%) Front End Development
13 16 (18.82%) Security Cleared
14 15 (17.65%) SC Cleared
15 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
15 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
15 13 (15.29%) User Experience
16 12 (14.12%) TypeScript
16 12 (14.12%) WCF
16 12 (14.12%) Visual Studio
16 12 (14.12%) Scrum
17 11 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (12.94%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (12.94%) JSON
17 11 (12.94%) KnockoutJS

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 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.35%) WordPress
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) IIS
4 1 (1.18%) JBoss
4 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.94%) MongoDB
2 11 (12.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.76%) Couchbase
3 10 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.88%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.12%) Visual Studio
3 9 (10.59%) Selenium
4 8 (9.41%) Subversion
5 7 (8.24%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
6 6 (7.06%) TeamCity
7 5 (5.88%) JUnit
7 5 (5.88%) MbUnit
7 5 (5.88%) Mercurial
7 5 (5.88%) MSTest
7 5 (5.88%) NUnit
7 5 (5.88%) SpecFlow
8 4 (4.71%) JBehave
9 3 (3.53%) Jasmine
9 3 (3.53%) Mocha
9 3 (3.53%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.35%) Ant
10 2 (2.35%) Axure RP
10 2 (2.35%) gulp
General
1 8 (9.41%) Publishing
2 4 (4.71%) Marketing
3 3 (3.53%) Finance
4 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 76 (89.41%) Developer
2 20 (23.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 12 (14.12%) .NET Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.24%) HTML Developer
7 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Administrator
8 5 (5.88%) Angular Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (5.88%) ITSM Developer
8 5 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Scala Developer
8 5 (5.88%) ServiceNow Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Designer
9 4 (4.71%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.71%) UX Designer
10 3 (3.53%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (96.47%) HTML
2 33 (38.82%) HTML5
3 32 (37.65%) AngularJS
4 27 (31.76%) CSS3
5 26 (30.59%) jQuery
6 20 (23.53%) .NET
7 19 (22.35%) ASP.NET
8 12 (14.12%) WCF
9 11 (12.94%) JSON
9 11 (12.94%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (11.76%) Ajax
10 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (10.59%) XML
12 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (7.06%) Highcharts JS
13 6 (7.06%) LESS
13 6 (7.06%) REST
13 6 (7.06%) Sass
13 6 (7.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (5.88%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) User Experience
2 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.06%) Telematics
3 6 (7.06%) Visualisation
4 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.71%) W3C
5 2 (2.35%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.18%) iPad
6 1 (1.18%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.59%) Linux
2 4 (4.71%) Unix
3 2 (2.35%) Windows
4 1 (1.18%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (49.41%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.41%) Web Development
3 24 (28.24%) TDD
4 18 (21.18%) BDD
4 18 (21.18%) Front End Development
4 18 (21.18%) MVC
4 18 (21.18%) Unit Testing
5 12 (14.12%) Scrum
6 11 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 10 (11.76%) Test Automation
8 9 (10.59%) Web Design
9 8 (9.41%) Wireframes
10 7 (8.24%) DevOps
10 7 (8.24%) OO
10 7 (8.24%) Rapid Prototyping
11 6 (7.06%) Automated Testing
11 6 (7.06%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (7.06%) Open Source
11 6 (7.06%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 68 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (22.35%) C#
2 19 (22.35%) Java
3 12 (14.12%) TypeScript
4 8 (9.41%) SQL
5 6 (7.06%) PHP
6 5 (5.88%) Scala
7 4 (4.71%) Python
8 2 (2.35%) PHP 5
8 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.18%) C++
9 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (18.82%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.35%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) WAI
3 1 (1.18%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (5.88%) ServiceNow
2 3 (3.53%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.18%) SAP