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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 63 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 11.50% 1.92% 4.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.45% 10.26% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 4 14
Average daily rate
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£450 £344 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
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
152 78 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.74% 18.71% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 48 75
Average daily rate £420 £314 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.86% +0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £253 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.84 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.99% +22.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
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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 +21 50 £470 +10.58% 3
Newport +1 10 £375 +42.85% 3
Glamorgan - - - -
Torfaen - - - - 1
Blaenau Gwent - - - -
Neath Port Talbot - - - - 2
Bridgend - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
CSS
Wales

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 103 (97.17%) HTML
2 82 (77.36%) JavaScript
3 66 (62.26%) HTML5
4 63 (59.43%) CSS3
5 58 (54.72%) jQuery
6 55 (51.89%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (43.40%) MVC
8 43 (40.57%) Ajax
9 42 (39.62%) .NET
10 34 (32.08%) ASP.NET
11 32 (30.19%) Subversion
12 30 (28.30%) Scala
13 29 (27.36%) REST
13 29 (27.36%) C#
13 29 (27.36%) XML
14 28 (26.42%) SQL Server
14 28 (26.42%) Jenkins
15 27 (25.47%) Git (software)
16 26 (24.53%) JSON
17 23 (21.70%) JUnit
17 23 (21.70%) PHP
18 22 (20.75%) Scrum
19 21 (19.81%) ASP.NET MVC
20 20 (18.87%) Java
20 20 (18.87%) Visual Studio
21 19 (17.92%) Jasmine
22 18 (16.98%) HTTP
22 18 (16.98%) TDD
23 17 (16.04%) SharePoint
23 17 (16.04%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 17 (16.04%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.43%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.49%) JBoss
3 9 (8.49%) Apache
4 6 (5.66%) IIS
5 5 (4.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (3.77%) ArcGIS
7 3 (2.83%) Node.js
8 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.89%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.94%) CMS
9 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.94%) Mule
9 1 (0.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Office
2 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.94%) Summit
3 1 (0.94%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.83%) Office 365
2 3 (2.83%) Basecamp
2 3 (2.83%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.98%) HTTP
2 12 (11.32%) Intranet
3 8 (7.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.15%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.77%) MySQL
5 4 (3.77%) MS Access
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.94%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (0.94%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 32 (30.19%) Subversion
2 28 (26.42%) Jenkins
3 27 (25.47%) Git (software)
4 23 (21.70%) JUnit
5 20 (18.87%) Visual Studio
6 19 (17.92%) Jasmine
7 14 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (7.55%) JIRA
9 7 (6.60%) Eclipse
9 7 (6.60%) JMeter
9 7 (6.60%) Selenium
10 6 (5.66%) SoapUI
11 5 (4.72%) Gradle
11 5 (4.72%) Artifactory
11 5 (4.72%) ReSharper
12 4 (3.77%) QUnit
12 4 (3.77%) Cucumber
12 4 (3.77%) Sinon.JS
13 3 (2.83%) Trac
13 3 (2.83%) Hudson
General
1 7 (6.60%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.72%) Electronics
3 5 (4.72%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.72%) Retail
3 5 (4.72%) Marketing
4 3 (2.83%) Front Office
5 2 (1.89%) Publishing
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 88 (83.02%) Developer
2 18 (16.98%) Scala Developer
3 16 (15.09%) Web Developer
4 12 (11.32%) .NET Developer
5 11 (10.38%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.49%) PHP Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (5.66%) SharePoint Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.72%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Web Manager
9 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Web Project Manager
10 4 (3.77%) CRM Developer
11 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 3 (2.83%) Systems Developer
11 3 (2.83%) Architect
11 3 (2.83%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (97.17%) HTML
2 66 (62.26%) HTML5
3 63 (59.43%) CSS3
4 58 (54.72%) jQuery
5 43 (40.57%) Ajax
6 42 (39.62%) .NET
7 34 (32.08%) ASP.NET
8 29 (27.36%) XML
8 29 (27.36%) REST
9 26 (24.53%) JSON
10 21 (19.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (14.15%) Play Framework
12 13 (12.26%) .NET Framework
12 13 (12.26%) Web Services
13 12 (11.32%) Spring
14 11 (10.38%) RESTful
14 11 (10.38%) WCF
15 10 (9.43%) AngularJS
16 8 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (7.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Open Source
1 10 (9.43%) User Experience
2 5 (4.72%) DTV
3 2 (1.89%) NHS
3 2 (1.89%) W3C
3 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.72%) Android
1 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (51.89%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (43.40%) MVC
3 22 (20.75%) Scrum
4 18 (16.98%) TDD
5 15 (14.15%) Web Design
6 14 (13.21%) OO
7 12 (11.32%) OOP
7 12 (11.32%) SOA
8 11 (10.38%) BDD
8 11 (10.38%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (9.43%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.66%) CRM
10 6 (5.66%) Content Management
10 6 (5.66%) Analytics
10 6 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.72%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (4.72%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (4.72%) Programme Management
11 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (2.83%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 82 (77.36%) JavaScript
2 30 (28.30%) Scala
3 29 (27.36%) C#
4 23 (21.70%) PHP
5 20 (18.87%) Java
6 17 (16.04%) SQL
7 7 (6.60%) Python
7 7 (6.60%) Ruby
8 2 (1.89%) C++
8 2 (1.89%) VB
9 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.94%) PHP5
9 1 (0.94%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 12 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) Degree
3 2 (1.89%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) MCSD
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.94%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) vCloud
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (16.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.66%) Alterian
3 5 (4.72%) SAP
4 3 (2.83%) VMware
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle
6 1 (0.94%) Google
6 1 (0.94%) Zend
6 1 (0.94%) IBM
6 1 (0.94%) ILOG
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