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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 4 26 8
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Contract jobs citing CSS 4 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 19.05% 1.06% 17.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 66.67% 4.35% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 11
Average daily rate £450 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -19.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
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
6 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 28.57% 24.47% 64.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 23
Average daily rate £450 £301 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.50% -7.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 1 (16.67%) React
6 1 (16.67%) ITSM
6 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (16.67%) Zend
6 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter
6 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) Workflow

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
5 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
5 1 (16.67%) React
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter
1 1 (16.67%) Zend