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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 35 56 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.84% 8.33% 7.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.70% 25.11% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 34
Median daily rate £425 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £215 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £35.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.68% +2.14%
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
114 223 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 22.27% 33.18% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 174 124
Median daily rate £475 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.70% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +9 24 £400 +14.28% 12
Newport -6 4 £450 +58.17% 1
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 24 August 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.

1 100 (91.74%) JavaScript
2 85 (77.98%) HTML
3 74 (67.89%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (60.55%) jQuery
5 61 (55.96%) Web Development
6 60 (55.05%) TDD
7 45 (41.28%) AngularJS
8 44 (40.37%) HTML5
8 44 (40.37%) CSS3
9 42 (38.53%) Java
10 36 (33.03%) .NET
10 36 (33.03%) Unit Testing
11 34 (31.19%) Selenium
11 34 (31.19%) MVC
12 33 (30.28%) C#
13 31 (28.44%) OO
13 31 (28.44%) Software Engineering
14 30 (27.52%) WCF
14 30 (27.52%) Cucumber
15 29 (26.61%) KnockoutJS
15 29 (26.61%) Unix
15 29 (26.61%) Perl
15 29 (26.61%) Visual Studio
16 28 (25.69%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (25.69%) TypeScript
16 28 (25.69%) ASP.NET Web API
17 27 (24.77%) BDD
18 24 (22.02%) MbUnit
18 24 (22.02%) ATDD
18 24 (22.02%) 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 4 (3.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.75%) Apache
2 3 (2.75%) CMS
3 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.83%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.92%) JBoss
4 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.59%) SaaS
3 4 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
4 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 14 (12.84%) MongoDB
1 14 (12.84%) NoSQL
1 14 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.01%) Couchbase
2 12 (11.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (10.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (8.26%) MySQL
5 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (31.19%) Selenium
2 30 (27.52%) Cucumber
3 29 (26.61%) Visual Studio
4 24 (22.02%) MbUnit
4 24 (22.02%) MSTest
4 24 (22.02%) NUnit
5 12 (11.01%) Git (software)
6 9 (8.26%) TeamCity
7 8 (7.34%) Jenkins
7 8 (7.34%) Subversion
8 7 (6.42%) Mercurial
8 7 (6.42%) SpecFlow
9 5 (4.59%) Ant
10 4 (3.67%) Maven
11 3 (2.75%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.75%) Jasmine
11 3 (2.75%) Mocha
11 3 (2.75%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.92%) MyEclipse
12 1 (0.92%) PHPUnit
General
1 21 (19.27%) Legal
2 20 (18.35%) Finance
3 5 (4.59%) Publishing
4 3 (2.75%) Marketing
5 2 (1.83%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 95 (87.16%) Developer
2 29 (26.61%) Web Developer
3 22 (20.18%) Agile Developer
4 18 (16.51%) Senior Developer
5 17 (15.60%) Senior Agile Developer
6 15 (13.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (11.93%) .NET Developer
8 11 (10.09%) PHP Developer
9 10 (9.17%) Perl Developer
10 9 (8.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (8.26%) Java Developer
10 9 (8.26%) Website Developer
11 8 (7.34%) Angular Developer
12 7 (6.42%) Unix Developer
13 6 (5.50%) HTML Developer
13 6 (5.50%) Perl Web Developer
14 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 5 (4.59%) Consultant
14 5 (4.59%) Software Engineer
15 4 (3.67%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (77.98%) HTML
2 66 (60.55%) jQuery
3 45 (41.28%) AngularJS
4 44 (40.37%) CSS3
4 44 (40.37%) HTML5
5 36 (33.03%) .NET
6 30 (27.52%) WCF
7 29 (26.61%) KnockoutJS
8 28 (25.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET
10 16 (14.68%) XML
11 12 (11.01%) Ajax
12 10 (9.17%) Web Services
13 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (8.26%) XHTML
14 7 (6.42%) Gherkin
15 6 (5.50%) JSON
15 6 (5.50%) LAMP
15 6 (5.50%) LESS
15 6 (5.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) User Experience
2 6 (5.50%) Telematics
3 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.75%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.83%) Digital TV
5 2 (1.83%) W3C
6 1 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.92%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.61%) Unix
2 6 (5.50%) Linux
3 4 (3.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (67.89%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (55.96%) Web Development
3 60 (55.05%) TDD
4 36 (33.03%) Unit Testing
5 34 (31.19%) MVC
6 31 (28.44%) OO
6 31 (28.44%) Software Engineering
7 28 (25.69%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (24.77%) BDD
9 24 (22.02%) ATDD
9 24 (22.02%) Test-First Development
10 23 (21.10%) DevOps
10 23 (21.10%) Scrum
11 16 (14.68%) Mentoring
12 11 (10.09%) Test Automation
13 10 (9.17%) Front End Development
14 9 (8.26%) OOP
15 8 (7.34%) Web Design
16 6 (5.50%) Wireframes
16 6 (5.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 100 (91.74%) JavaScript
2 42 (38.53%) Java
3 33 (30.28%) C#
4 29 (26.61%) Perl
5 28 (25.69%) TypeScript
6 14 (12.84%) PHP
7 13 (11.93%) SQL
8 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.75%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.92%) Go
10 1 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
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
4 2 (1.83%) Alterian
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.92%) Twitter
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