The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 19 7 20
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Contract jobs citing CSS 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 8.70% 8.33% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.02% 66.67% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £356 £275 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.54% +4.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%

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 Swansea region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swansea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
47 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 51.09% 12.50% 29.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 1 4
Median daily rate £475 £275 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% +4.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swansea 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 Swansea

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Swansea region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Swansea

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Swansea region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Swansea region with a requirement for CSS.

1 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
1 16 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 15 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 15 (83.33%) JSON
2 15 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (83.33%) Scrum
2 15 (83.33%) Java
3 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) JUnit
3 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) QA
4 13 (72.22%) JBehave
4 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
4 13 (72.22%) Dropwizard
4 13 (72.22%) WebLogic
4 13 (72.22%) XML
4 13 (72.22%) Unix
4 13 (72.22%) Automated Testing
5 12 (66.67%) Linux
5 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
7 8 (44.44%) Software Delivery
8 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) SAP
8 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (16.67%) Marketing
8 3 (16.67%) Programme Management

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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 13 (72.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Cucumber
1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 14 (77.78%) JUnit
3 13 (72.22%) JBehave
4 1 (5.56%) Babel
4 1 (5.56%) Capybara
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 3 (16.67%) Electronics
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) JSON
3 13 (72.22%) Dropwizard
3 13 (72.22%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Unix
3 12 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 15 (83.33%) Scrum
3 13 (72.22%) Automated Testing
4 8 (44.44%) Software Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
7 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Migration
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Test Management
7 1 (5.56%) User Stories
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft