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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 71 41 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 15.01% 7.71% 5.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.04% 20.40% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 31 24
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £420
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 £20.49 £32.54 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-37.02% -2.86%
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
173 201 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 36.58% 37.78% 27.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 154 118
Median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £315
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 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.90 - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +10 54 £388 +3.33% 8
Newport +21 12 £370 -1.33% 2
CSS
Wales

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 101 (95.28%) JavaScript
2 76 (71.70%) HTML
3 73 (68.87%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (66.04%) jQuery
5 57 (53.77%) Web Development
5 57 (53.77%) TDD
6 47 (44.34%) OO
7 45 (42.45%) Java
7 45 (42.45%) Software Engineering
8 40 (37.74%) Unix
9 39 (36.79%) Perl
10 38 (35.85%) Selenium
11 37 (34.91%) Cucumber
12 36 (33.96%) .NET
13 32 (30.19%) C#
14 31 (29.25%) HTML5
15 30 (28.30%) CSS3
16 28 (26.42%) Unit Testing
17 27 (25.47%) Legal
17 27 (25.47%) AngularJS
18 26 (24.53%) MVC
19 25 (23.58%) Scrum
20 21 (19.81%) XML
21 20 (18.87%) Finance
22 19 (17.92%) Visual Studio
22 19 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
22 19 (17.92%) WCF
22 19 (17.92%) KnockoutJS
22 19 (17.92%) TypeScript
23 18 (16.98%) 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 (4.72%) Apache
2 4 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.83%) CMS
4 2 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.89%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.94%) IIS
5 1 (0.94%) JBoss
5 1 (0.94%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) SaaS
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) LDAP
1 4 (3.77%) SSL
1 4 (3.77%) VPN
2 2 (1.89%) Internet
2 2 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.49%) MongoDB
1 9 (8.49%) MySQL
2 7 (6.60%) NoSQL
2 7 (6.60%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (3.77%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.83%) Couchbase
5 3 (2.83%) Redis
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (35.85%) Selenium
2 37 (34.91%) Cucumber
3 19 (17.92%) Visual Studio
4 18 (16.98%) MbUnit
4 18 (16.98%) MSTest
4 18 (16.98%) NUnit
5 7 (6.60%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.77%) Ant
6 4 (3.77%) Maven
7 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.83%) Subversion
8 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.89%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.89%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.94%) Concordion
9 1 (0.94%) Grunt
9 1 (0.94%) gulp
9 1 (0.94%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (25.47%) Legal
2 20 (18.87%) Finance
3 3 (2.83%) Publishing
4 2 (1.89%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (84.91%) Developer
2 29 (27.36%) Web Developer
3 23 (21.70%) Agile Developer
4 19 (17.92%) Senior Developer
5 18 (16.98%) JavaScript Developer
6 17 (16.04%) Senior Agile Developer
7 12 (11.32%) Website Developer
8 11 (10.38%) Perl Developer
8 11 (10.38%) PHP Developer
9 9 (8.49%) Software Engineer
10 8 (7.55%) Java Developer
10 8 (7.55%) Unix Developer
11 7 (6.60%) .NET Developer
11 7 (6.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (5.66%) Consultant
12 6 (5.66%) Perl Web Developer
12 6 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
13 4 (3.77%) PHP Zend Developer
13 4 (3.77%) ServiceNow Consultant
13 4 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (71.70%) HTML
2 70 (66.04%) jQuery
3 36 (33.96%) .NET
4 31 (29.25%) HTML5
5 30 (28.30%) CSS3
6 27 (25.47%) AngularJS
7 21 (19.81%) XML
8 19 (17.92%) KnockoutJS
8 19 (17.92%) WCF
9 18 (16.98%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (16.04%) Ajax
11 16 (15.09%) Web Services
12 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET
13 14 (13.21%) XHTML
14 10 (9.43%) RESTful
15 7 (6.60%) LAMP
16 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC
16 5 (4.72%) J2EE
16 5 (4.72%) Spring
17 4 (3.77%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) User Experience
2 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.89%) W3C
4 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.94%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 40 (37.74%) Unix
2 11 (10.38%) Linux
3 9 (8.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (68.87%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (53.77%) TDD
2 57 (53.77%) Web Development
3 47 (44.34%) OO
4 45 (42.45%) Software Engineering
5 28 (26.42%) Unit Testing
6 26 (24.53%) MVC
7 25 (23.58%) Scrum
8 19 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (16.98%) ATDD
9 18 (16.98%) BDD
9 18 (16.98%) Test-First Development
10 17 (16.04%) DevOps
10 17 (16.04%) Mentoring
11 10 (9.43%) Web Design
12 9 (8.49%) Configuration Management
12 9 (8.49%) Cross-Platform Development
12 9 (8.49%) OOP
12 9 (8.49%) Requirements Engineering
13 8 (7.55%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (95.28%) JavaScript
2 45 (42.45%) Java
3 39 (36.79%) Perl
4 32 (30.19%) C#
5 19 (17.92%) TypeScript
6 14 (13.21%) SQL
7 13 (12.26%) PHP
8 4 (3.77%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.83%) Go
9 3 (2.83%) PHP 5
9 3 (2.83%) Scala
10 2 (1.89%) XPath
11 1 (0.94%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.66%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.94%) WAI
2 1 (0.94%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (4.72%) Zend
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle
2 4 (3.77%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.83%) Google
3 3 (2.83%) IBM
4 2 (1.89%) Alterian
4 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.89%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.94%) SAP
5 1 (0.94%) Twitter
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago