The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 46 52 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.10% 6.05% 5.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.86% 17.99% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 37 29
Median daily rate £388 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £251 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-19.59% +15.62%
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
140 289 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 24.65% 33.64% 30.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 207 165
Median daily rate £400 £375 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £41.50 £55.00 £41.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.54% +32.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 1 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
South Wales +17 42 £388 +10.71% 17
North Wales - 3 £325 - 1
West Wales +9 1 £450 - 2
CSS
UK

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for CSS.

1 123 (94.62%) JavaScript
2 93 (71.54%) HTML
3 86 (66.15%) jQuery
4 82 (63.08%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (48.46%) Web Development
6 60 (46.15%) TDD
7 53 (40.77%) Java
8 48 (36.92%) OO
9 46 (35.38%) Software Engineering
10 45 (34.62%) .NET
11 40 (30.77%) Perl
11 40 (30.77%) Unix
11 40 (30.77%) Selenium
11 40 (30.77%) MVC
12 39 (30.00%) HTML5
13 38 (29.23%) CSS3
14 37 (28.46%) Cucumber
14 37 (28.46%) C#
15 30 (23.08%) Unit Testing
15 30 (23.08%) AngularJS
16 28 (21.54%) Legal
17 27 (20.77%) Scrum
17 27 (20.77%) XML
18 25 (19.23%) Finance
19 22 (16.92%) KnockoutJS
19 22 (16.92%) WCF
19 22 (16.92%) Visual Studio
20 21 (16.15%) TypeScript
20 21 (16.15%) Continuous Integration
20 21 (16.15%) BDD

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 5 (3.85%) Apache
1 5 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.08%) CMS
2 4 (3.08%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.54%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.54%) WordPress
4 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.77%) IIS
4 1 (0.77%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) SaaS
2 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) HTTP
2 4 (3.08%) LDAP
2 4 (3.08%) SSL
2 4 (3.08%) VPN
3 2 (1.54%) Internet
3 2 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 10 (7.69%) MySQL
2 9 (6.92%) NoSQL
2 9 (6.92%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.85%) Couchbase
3 5 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (3.08%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.31%) Redis
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (30.77%) Selenium
2 37 (28.46%) Cucumber
3 22 (16.92%) Visual Studio
4 20 (15.38%) MbUnit
4 20 (15.38%) MSTest
4 20 (15.38%) NUnit
5 10 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.08%) Ant
6 4 (3.08%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.08%) Maven
6 4 (3.08%) Mercurial
6 4 (3.08%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.31%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.31%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.31%) Subversion
8 1 (0.77%) Concordion
8 1 (0.77%) Grunt
8 1 (0.77%) gulp
8 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (21.54%) Legal
2 25 (19.23%) Finance
3 3 (2.31%) Publishing
4 2 (1.54%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.77%) Marketing
5 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 113 (86.92%) Developer
2 33 (25.38%) Web Developer
3 25 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 23 (17.69%) Agile Developer
4 23 (17.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 18 (13.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 17 (13.08%) Senior Agile Developer
7 14 (10.77%) Java Developer
8 13 (10.00%) Website Developer
9 11 (8.46%) .NET Developer
9 11 (8.46%) Perl Developer
9 11 (8.46%) PHP Developer
10 9 (6.92%) Software Engineer
11 8 (6.15%) Unix Developer
12 7 (5.38%) Consultant
13 6 (4.62%) Perl Web Developer
13 6 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (4.62%) Senior Software Engineer
14 5 (3.85%) HTML CSS Developer
14 5 (3.85%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (71.54%) HTML
2 86 (66.15%) jQuery
3 45 (34.62%) .NET
4 39 (30.00%) HTML5
5 38 (29.23%) CSS3
6 30 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 27 (20.77%) XML
8 22 (16.92%) KnockoutJS
8 22 (16.92%) WCF
9 20 (15.38%) ASP.NET
9 20 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (12.31%) Ajax
10 16 (12.31%) Web Services
11 13 (10.00%) XHTML
12 10 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (7.69%) Spring
13 9 (6.92%) RESTful
14 8 (6.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (6.15%) XSLT
15 7 (5.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.15%) User Experience
2 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.31%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.54%) Digital TV
4 2 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.54%) W3C
5 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.77%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.77%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.77%) IPTV
5 1 (0.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 40 (30.77%) Unix
2 11 (8.46%) Linux
3 8 (6.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (63.08%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (48.46%) Web Development
3 60 (46.15%) TDD
4 48 (36.92%) OO
5 46 (35.38%) Software Engineering
6 40 (30.77%) MVC
7 30 (23.08%) Unit Testing
8 27 (20.77%) Scrum
9 21 (16.15%) BDD
9 21 (16.15%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (15.38%) ATDD
10 20 (15.38%) Front End Development
10 20 (15.38%) Test-First Development
11 19 (14.62%) DevOps
12 17 (13.08%) Mentoring
13 15 (11.54%) Web Design
14 10 (7.69%) OOP
15 8 (6.15%) Configuration Management
15 8 (6.15%) Requirements Engineering
15 8 (6.15%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 123 (94.62%) JavaScript
2 53 (40.77%) Java
3 40 (30.77%) Perl
4 37 (28.46%) C#
5 21 (16.15%) TypeScript
6 19 (14.62%) SQL
7 15 (11.54%) PHP
8 4 (3.08%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.08%) Scala
9 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.31%) Go
9 3 (2.31%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.54%) XPath
11 1 (0.77%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.77%) Groovy
11 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.62%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.15%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.77%) WAI
2 1 (0.77%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (6.15%) IBM
2 5 (3.85%) ServiceNow
2 5 (3.85%) Zend
3 4 (3.08%) Oracle
4 3 (2.31%) Google
4 3 (2.31%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.54%) Alterian
5 2 (1.54%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.77%) Adobe
6 1 (0.77%) SAP
6 1 (0.77%) Twitter
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago