The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 100 51 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 15.53% 6.69% 6.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.45% 20.08% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 28 32
Average daily rate £375 £375 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £408 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.60 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-38.07% +14.06%
CSS
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
267 254 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.46% 33.33% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 160 151
Average daily rate £375 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.90 £32.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.98% +7.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Wales

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +12 83 £375 - 11
North Wales +7 8 £325 -7.14%
West Wales +18 6 £275 - 3
CSS
UK

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

1 139 (95.21%) JavaScript
2 110 (75.34%) HTML
3 96 (65.75%) jQuery
4 94 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (47.95%) TDD
6 63 (43.15%) Web Development
7 58 (39.73%) OO
8 54 (36.99%) Java
9 52 (35.62%) Software Engineering
10 50 (34.25%) HTML5
11 49 (33.56%) CSS3
12 47 (32.19%) MVC
13 45 (30.82%) .NET
13 45 (30.82%) Unix
14 42 (28.77%) Perl
14 42 (28.77%) Cucumber
15 38 (26.03%) Selenium
15 38 (26.03%) C#
16 33 (22.60%) AngularJS
17 32 (21.92%) Unit Testing
17 32 (21.92%) Scrum
18 31 (21.23%) Legal
19 30 (20.55%) Ajax
20 28 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (18.49%) Finance
22 26 (17.81%) XML
22 26 (17.81%) BDD
23 25 (17.12%) Front End Development
24 23 (15.75%) SQL
25 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 6 (4.11%) Apache
1 6 (4.11%) CMS
2 5 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.42%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (3.42%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.74%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.05%) IIS
5 2 (1.37%) Node.js
5 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.68%) JBoss
6 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.68%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) GitHub
2 1 (0.68%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.16%) HTTP
2 3 (2.05%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.59%) MySQL
2 12 (8.22%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.48%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.79%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.42%) Redis
5 5 (3.42%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (2.74%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.37%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.68%) MS Access
8 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (28.77%) Cucumber
2 38 (26.03%) Selenium
3 20 (13.70%) Git (software)
4 19 (13.01%) Visual Studio
5 18 (12.33%) NUnit
6 17 (11.64%) MbUnit
6 17 (11.64%) MSTest
7 14 (9.59%) Subversion
8 7 (4.79%) Jasmine
8 7 (4.79%) QUnit
8 7 (4.79%) Sinon.JS
9 6 (4.11%) Jenkins
10 5 (3.42%) Hudson
11 4 (2.74%) Ant
11 4 (2.74%) JIRA
11 4 (2.74%) Maven
11 4 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (2.74%) Trac
12 3 (2.05%) Axure RP
12 3 (2.05%) Eclipse
General
1 31 (21.23%) Legal
2 27 (18.49%) Finance
3 3 (2.05%) Publishing
4 2 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 133 (91.10%) Developer
2 35 (23.97%) Web Developer
3 31 (21.23%) JavaScript Developer
4 27 (18.49%) Senior Developer
5 23 (15.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 20 (13.70%) Agile Developer
7 17 (11.64%) Senior Agile Developer
7 17 (11.64%) Website Developer
8 15 (10.27%) HTML Developer
9 14 (9.59%) HTML CSS Developer
10 12 (8.22%) .NET Developer
11 11 (7.53%) Java Developer
11 11 (7.53%) PHP Developer
12 9 (6.16%) Perl Developer
13 8 (5.48%) Software Engineer
14 6 (4.11%) Senior Java Developer
14 6 (4.11%) UI Developer
15 5 (3.42%) PHP Zend Developer
15 5 (3.42%) Senior Software Engineer
15 5 (3.42%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (75.34%) HTML
2 96 (65.75%) jQuery
3 50 (34.25%) HTML5
4 49 (33.56%) CSS3
5 45 (30.82%) .NET
6 33 (22.60%) AngularJS
7 30 (20.55%) Ajax
8 26 (17.81%) XML
9 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET
10 19 (13.01%) KnockoutJS
11 18 (12.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (12.33%) WCF
12 17 (11.64%) Web Services
13 16 (10.96%) RESTful
14 15 (10.27%) XHTML
15 11 (7.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (6.85%) Spring
16 10 (6.85%) XSLT
17 9 (6.16%) ASP.NET MVC
18 6 (4.11%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.33%) User Experience
2 6 (4.11%) W3C
3 5 (3.42%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.74%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.74%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.05%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.68%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 45 (30.82%) Unix
2 14 (9.59%) Linux
3 10 (6.85%) Android
4 9 (6.16%) Windows
5 8 (5.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (47.95%) TDD
3 63 (43.15%) Web Development
4 58 (39.73%) OO
5 52 (35.62%) Software Engineering
6 47 (32.19%) MVC
7 32 (21.92%) Scrum
7 32 (21.92%) Unit Testing
8 28 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (17.81%) BDD
10 25 (17.12%) Front End Development
11 19 (13.01%) Mentoring
12 17 (11.64%) ATDD
12 17 (11.64%) DevOps
12 17 (11.64%) Test-First Development
13 13 (8.90%) OOP
13 13 (8.90%) Web Design
14 9 (6.16%) Analytics
14 9 (6.16%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (5.48%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 139 (95.21%) JavaScript
2 54 (36.99%) Java
3 42 (28.77%) Perl
4 38 (26.03%) C#
5 23 (15.75%) SQL
6 18 (12.33%) TypeScript
7 17 (11.64%) PHP
8 7 (4.79%) Scala
9 6 (4.11%) Go
10 4 (2.74%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.74%) XPath
11 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.68%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (0.68%) Groovy
12 1 (0.68%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.68%) Python
12 1 (0.68%) Ruby
12 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.05%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (2.05%) Degree
2 3 (2.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.68%) WAI
2 1 (0.68%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (5.48%) IBM
2 6 (4.11%) Zend
3 5 (3.42%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.74%) Oracle
5 2 (1.37%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.37%) Twitter
6 1 (0.68%) Alterian
6 1 (0.68%) Google
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
South Wales
Network ITR
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Southern Lights Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wales
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 17 days ago