The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing CSS 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 2.61% 5.21% 6.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.00% 10.20% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £219
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.54% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.89 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.39% -8.57%
CSS
West 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 Swansea region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swansea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
25 49 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 21.74% 51.04% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 39 6
Average daily rate £425 £394 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +24.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swansea 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (60.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Human Factors
3 3 (60.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Ansible
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) nginx
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swansea 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) UX Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) Human Factors
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Usability Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) UX Design
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Rate: From £275 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago