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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs citing CSS 43 39 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.00% 6.74% 6.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.68% 19.50% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 31 28
Median daily rate £388 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-23.61% +12.50%
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
124 200 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 25.94% 34.54% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 158 130
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.50 - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +6 29 £389 +11.07% 7
Newport +17 9 £313 -10.71% 1
CSS
Wales

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 103 (94.50%) JavaScript
2 78 (71.56%) HTML
3 76 (69.72%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (66.97%) jQuery
5 59 (54.13%) Web Development
6 58 (53.21%) TDD
7 47 (43.12%) OO
8 45 (41.28%) Java
8 45 (41.28%) Software Engineering
9 39 (35.78%) Selenium
9 39 (35.78%) Unix
10 38 (34.86%) Perl
11 37 (33.94%) .NET
12 36 (33.03%) Cucumber
13 33 (30.28%) HTML5
13 33 (30.28%) C#
14 32 (29.36%) CSS3
15 29 (26.61%) AngularJS
15 29 (26.61%) Unit Testing
16 28 (25.69%) MVC
17 27 (24.77%) Legal
18 26 (23.85%) Scrum
19 22 (20.18%) WCF
19 22 (20.18%) Visual Studio
20 21 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
20 21 (19.27%) TypeScript
20 21 (19.27%) KnockoutJS
21 20 (18.35%) ATDD
21 20 (18.35%) MbUnit
21 20 (18.35%) MSTest

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 (4.59%) Apache
2 4 (3.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.75%) CMS
4 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.83%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.92%) IIS
5 1 (0.92%) JBoss
5 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) SaaS
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) LDAP
1 4 (3.67%) SSL
1 4 (3.67%) VPN
2 2 (1.83%) Internet
2 2 (1.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.17%) MongoDB
2 9 (8.26%) MySQL
2 9 (8.26%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.59%) Couchbase
4 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.75%) Redis
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (35.78%) Selenium
2 36 (33.03%) Cucumber
3 22 (20.18%) Visual Studio
4 20 (18.35%) MbUnit
4 20 (18.35%) MSTest
4 20 (18.35%) NUnit
5 9 (8.26%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.67%) Ant
6 4 (3.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.67%) Maven
6 4 (3.67%) Mercurial
6 4 (3.67%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.75%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.75%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.75%) Subversion
8 1 (0.92%) Concordion
8 1 (0.92%) Grunt
8 1 (0.92%) gulp
8 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (24.77%) Legal
2 20 (18.35%) Finance
3 3 (2.75%) Publishing
4 2 (1.83%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (85.32%) Developer
2 29 (26.61%) Web Developer
3 23 (21.10%) Agile Developer
4 19 (17.43%) Senior Developer
5 18 (16.51%) JavaScript Developer
6 17 (15.60%) Senior Agile Developer
7 12 (11.01%) Website Developer
8 11 (10.09%) Perl Developer
8 11 (10.09%) PHP Developer
9 9 (8.26%) .NET Developer
9 9 (8.26%) Software Engineer
10 8 (7.34%) Java Developer
10 8 (7.34%) Unix Developer
11 7 (6.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (5.50%) Consultant
12 6 (5.50%) Perl Web Developer
12 6 (5.50%) Senior Software Engineer
13 4 (3.67%) PHP Zend Developer
13 4 (3.67%) ServiceNow Consultant
13 4 (3.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (71.56%) HTML
2 73 (66.97%) jQuery
3 37 (33.94%) .NET
4 33 (30.28%) HTML5
5 32 (29.36%) CSS3
6 29 (26.61%) AngularJS
7 22 (20.18%) WCF
8 21 (19.27%) KnockoutJS
9 20 (18.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (18.35%) XML
10 16 (14.68%) Ajax
10 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET
11 15 (13.76%) Web Services
12 13 (11.93%) XHTML
13 9 (8.26%) RESTful
14 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (6.42%) LAMP
15 5 (4.59%) J2EE
15 5 (4.59%) Spring
16 4 (3.67%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) User Experience
2 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.83%) DTV
3 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.83%) W3C
4 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.92%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.92%) IPTV
4 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (35.78%) Unix
2 11 (10.09%) Linux
3 8 (7.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (69.72%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (54.13%) Web Development
3 58 (53.21%) TDD
4 47 (43.12%) OO
5 45 (41.28%) Software Engineering
6 29 (26.61%) Unit Testing
7 28 (25.69%) MVC
8 26 (23.85%) Scrum
9 21 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (18.35%) ATDD
10 20 (18.35%) BDD
10 20 (18.35%) Test-First Development
11 19 (17.43%) DevOps
12 17 (15.60%) Mentoring
13 10 (9.17%) OOP
13 10 (9.17%) Web Design
14 8 (7.34%) Configuration Management
14 8 (7.34%) Cross-Platform Development
14 8 (7.34%) Front End Development
14 8 (7.34%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 103 (94.50%) JavaScript
2 45 (41.28%) Java
3 38 (34.86%) Perl
4 33 (30.28%) C#
5 21 (19.27%) TypeScript
6 15 (13.76%) SQL
7 14 (12.84%) PHP
8 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.75%) Go
9 3 (2.75%) PHP 5
9 3 (2.75%) Scala
10 2 (1.83%) XPath
11 1 (0.92%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.92%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (11.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.92%) WAI
2 1 (0.92%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (4.59%) Zend
2 4 (3.67%) Oracle
2 4 (3.67%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.75%) Google
3 3 (2.75%) IBM
3 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.83%) Alterian
4 2 (1.83%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.92%) SAP
5 1 (0.92%) Twitter
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago