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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 49 82 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.86% 11.63% 7.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.27% 29.71% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 56 37
Median daily rate £425 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £255 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.73% -4.21%
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
143 276 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 25.86% 39.15% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 217 130
Median daily rate £450 £366 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.86% +4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 26 £375 +17.18% 15
Newport +2 10 £450 +24.13% 3
Neath Port Talbot +1 1 - - 4
Bridgend - 1 £500 - 1
CSS
Wales

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 84 (91.30%) HTML
2 76 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 53 (57.61%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (36.96%) Web Development
4 34 (36.96%) jQuery
5 33 (35.87%) TDD
6 32 (34.78%) HTML5
7 31 (33.70%) AngularJS
8 30 (32.61%) CSS3
8 30 (32.61%) Java
9 23 (25.00%) .NET
10 22 (23.91%) MVC
11 20 (21.74%) C#
11 20 (21.74%) Unit Testing
12 19 (20.65%) Selenium
12 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET
13 18 (19.57%) XML
14 17 (18.48%) BDD
15 15 (16.30%) OO
15 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
15 15 (16.30%) WCF
15 15 (16.30%) Cucumber
15 15 (16.30%) Git (software)
16 14 (15.22%) KnockoutJS
16 14 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
16 14 (15.22%) Unix
16 14 (15.22%) Visual Studio
17 13 (14.13%) Security Cleared
17 13 (14.13%) TypeScript

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 (5.43%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.26%) Apache
3 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.17%) CMS
4 2 (2.17%) JBoss
4 2 (2.17%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.17%) WordPress
5 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.35%) SaaS
4 2 (2.17%) Office 365
4 2 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) LDAP
1 4 (4.35%) SSL
1 4 (4.35%) VPN
2 2 (2.17%) Internet
2 2 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 12 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (11.96%) Couchbase
3 11 (11.96%) NoSQL
3 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (8.70%) MySQL
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Selenium
2 15 (16.30%) Cucumber
2 15 (16.30%) Git (software)
3 14 (15.22%) Visual Studio
4 9 (9.78%) MbUnit
4 9 (9.78%) MSTest
4 9 (9.78%) NUnit
5 8 (8.70%) Jenkins
5 8 (8.70%) TeamCity
6 7 (7.61%) Mercurial
6 7 (7.61%) SpecFlow
6 7 (7.61%) Subversion
7 6 (6.52%) Ant
8 4 (4.35%) Maven
9 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.26%) Jasmine
9 3 (3.26%) Mocha
9 3 (3.26%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.17%) Axure RP
10 2 (2.17%) JUnit
General
1 8 (8.70%) Legal
2 4 (4.35%) Finance
3 3 (3.26%) Marketing
3 3 (3.26%) Publishing
4 2 (2.17%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (83.70%) Developer
2 16 (17.39%) Web Developer
3 13 (14.13%) Java Developer
4 12 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 11 (11.96%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (10.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (9.78%) PHP Developer
8 7 (7.61%) Angular Developer
8 7 (7.61%) Perl Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Agile Developer
9 6 (6.52%) HTML Developer
10 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Consultant
10 5 (5.43%) Perl Web Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Cloud Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Designer
11 4 (4.35%) PHP Zend Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Unix Developer
11 4 (4.35%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (91.30%) HTML
2 34 (36.96%) jQuery
3 32 (34.78%) HTML5
4 31 (33.70%) AngularJS
5 30 (32.61%) CSS3
6 23 (25.00%) .NET
7 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET
8 18 (19.57%) XML
9 15 (16.30%) WCF
10 14 (15.22%) KnockoutJS
11 13 (14.13%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (13.04%) Ajax
13 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (9.78%) XHTML
14 8 (8.70%) JSON
15 7 (7.61%) Gherkin
15 7 (7.61%) Web Services
16 6 (6.52%) LAMP
16 6 (6.52%) LESS
16 6 (6.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) User Experience
2 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.52%) Telematics
4 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.26%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.17%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.09%) IPTV
7 1 (1.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.22%) Unix
2 7 (7.61%) Linux
3 2 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (57.61%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (36.96%) Web Development
3 33 (35.87%) TDD
4 22 (23.91%) MVC
5 20 (21.74%) Unit Testing
6 17 (18.48%) BDD
7 15 (16.30%) OO
8 14 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
9 12 (13.04%) Scrum
10 11 (11.96%) DevOps
10 11 (11.96%) Test Automation
10 11 (11.96%) Web Design
11 10 (10.87%) Front End Development
12 9 (9.78%) ATDD
12 9 (9.78%) OOP
12 9 (9.78%) Test-First Development
13 7 (7.61%) Rapid Prototyping
13 7 (7.61%) Wireframes
14 6 (6.52%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 76 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 30 (32.61%) Java
3 20 (21.74%) C#
4 13 (14.13%) TypeScript
5 12 (13.04%) Perl
5 12 (13.04%) SQL
6 11 (11.96%) PHP
7 4 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.35%) Python
7 4 (4.35%) Scala
8 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.17%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.61%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.09%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) WAI
2 1 (1.09%) WCAG
Vendors
1 6 (6.52%) ServiceNow
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle
2 4 (4.35%) Zend
3 3 (3.26%) IBM
3 3 (3.26%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.17%) Alterian
4 2 (2.17%) Google
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £320 per day 3 Month Initial Duration
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Stott & May
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago