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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 22 31 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Contract jobs citing CSS 45 34 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.26% 5.61% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.81% 21.66% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £218 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £400 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
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
189 157 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.48% 25.91% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 120 37
Average daily rate £310 £385 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.48% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £30.25 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.24% -45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -2.85%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 -1 33 £350 +32.70% 13
Newport +4 6 £280 -20.07%
Monmouthshire - 3 £275 - 2
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £313 -
CSS
Wales

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 73 (92.41%) HTML
2 51 (64.56%) JavaScript
3 36 (45.57%) HTML5
4 32 (40.51%) jQuery
5 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (37.97%) .NET
7 26 (32.91%) Web Services
7 26 (32.91%) CSS3
8 23 (29.11%) AngularJS
8 23 (29.11%) XML
8 23 (29.11%) Java
9 22 (27.85%) SQL Server
9 22 (27.85%) C#
9 22 (27.85%) Scrum
10 20 (25.32%) MVC
10 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
11 19 (24.05%) SQL
12 17 (21.52%) Security Cleared
13 16 (20.25%) ASP.NET
13 16 (20.25%) Ajax
14 15 (18.99%) Visual Studio
14 15 (18.99%) OO
15 14 (17.72%) Spring
15 14 (17.72%) SC Cleared
15 14 (17.72%) User Experience
16 12 (15.19%) TDD
16 12 (15.19%) PHP
16 12 (15.19%) JIRA
16 12 (15.19%) Sass
17 11 (13.92%) Subversion

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 8 (10.13%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (6.33%) JBoss
3 5 (6.33%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.33%) FileNet
3 5 (6.33%) Confluence
4 4 (5.06%) IIS
4 4 (5.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.80%) Node.js
6 2 (2.53%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.53%) ArcGIS
6 2 (2.53%) Apache
7 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.27%) WordPress
7 1 (1.27%) nginx
7 1 (1.27%) CMS
7 1 (1.27%) ArcSDE
7 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Magento
2 1 (1.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Skype
2 2 (2.53%) HTTP
2 2 (2.53%) Intranet
2 2 (2.53%) Internet
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (10.13%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.59%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.53%) MySQL
7 1 (1.27%) MS Access
7 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (18.99%) Visual Studio
2 12 (15.19%) JIRA
3 11 (13.92%) Subversion
4 9 (11.39%) Eclipse
4 9 (11.39%) Jenkins
5 7 (8.86%) Selenium
6 5 (6.33%) Git (software)
6 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (6.33%) Hudson
6 5 (6.33%) Maven
6 5 (6.33%) Spock
6 5 (6.33%) Geb
7 3 (3.80%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (3.80%) QUnit
7 3 (3.80%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.53%) Gradle
8 2 (2.53%) Artifactory
8 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.53%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.53%) JMeter
General
1 8 (10.13%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Back Office
3 2 (2.53%) Legal
3 2 (2.53%) Publishing
4 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 67 (84.81%) Developer
2 13 (16.46%) Java Developer
2 13 (16.46%) .NET Developer
3 7 (8.86%) Web Developer
3 7 (8.86%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (7.59%) PHP Developer
5 5 (6.33%) CRM Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Designer
6 4 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Junior Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Junior
8 2 (2.53%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.53%) Tester
8 2 (2.53%) Administrator
8 2 (2.53%) UI Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (2.53%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (2.53%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (92.41%) HTML
2 36 (45.57%) HTML5
3 32 (40.51%) jQuery
4 30 (37.97%) .NET
5 26 (32.91%) Web Services
5 26 (32.91%) CSS3
6 23 (29.11%) AngularJS
6 23 (29.11%) XML
7 16 (20.25%) ASP.NET
7 16 (20.25%) Ajax
8 14 (17.72%) Spring
9 12 (15.19%) Sass
10 10 (12.66%) Hibernate
11 9 (11.39%) SOAP
11 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
11 9 (11.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (10.13%) RESTful
12 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (10.13%) XSLT
13 7 (8.86%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) User Experience
2 3 (3.80%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.53%) NHS
3 2 (2.53%) W3C
4 1 (1.27%) GIS
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) Human Factors
4 1 (1.27%) CMDB
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.80%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.85%) Scrum
3 20 (25.32%) MVC
4 15 (18.99%) OO
5 12 (15.19%) TDD
6 8 (10.13%) Web Development
6 8 (10.13%) Open Source
7 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.86%) BDD
8 6 (7.59%) DevOps
8 6 (7.59%) SDLC
8 6 (7.59%) SOA
8 6 (7.59%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.59%) RUP
8 6 (7.59%) DSDM
8 6 (7.59%) CRM
9 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.33%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (6.33%) BPEL
9 5 (6.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (64.56%) JavaScript
2 23 (29.11%) Java
3 22 (27.85%) C#
4 19 (24.05%) SQL
5 12 (15.19%) PHP
6 5 (6.33%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.06%) Scala
8 3 (3.80%) ActionScript
8 3 (3.80%) Perl
9 2 (2.53%) Python
9 2 (2.53%) Ruby
10 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.72%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.86%) Degree
4 2 (2.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.27%) vCloud
2 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Puppet
2 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.27%) Ansible
2 1 (1.27%) Nagios
2 1 (1.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Twitter
3 4 (5.06%) IBM
4 3 (3.80%) Google
4 3 (3.80%) Zend
5 2 (2.53%) OpenText
5 2 (2.53%) Alterian
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.27%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.27%) ESRI
6 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
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