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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
UK / Wales
Rank 28 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 40 58 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.43% 9.70% 10.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.14% 32.40% 39.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 49 49
Median daily rate £400 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £386 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%

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
209 179 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.60% 29.93% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 149 109
Median daily rate £400 £340 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £19.11 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -11 21 £375 +15.38% 12
West Wales -11 8 £356 +31.94% 2
North Wales - 4 £340 -
CSS
UK

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wales region with a requirement for CSS.

1 109 (95.61%) HTML
2 71 (62.28%) JavaScript
3 66 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (37.72%) Java
5 35 (30.70%) Security Cleared
6 34 (29.82%) Scrum
7 33 (28.95%) JSON
7 33 (28.95%) SQL
7 33 (28.95%) XML
8 32 (28.07%) Cucumber
9 31 (27.19%) HTML5
9 31 (27.19%) SC Cleared
9 31 (27.19%) AngularJS
10 29 (25.44%) Linux
10 29 (25.44%) Selenium
11 27 (23.68%) JUnit
12 26 (22.81%) Automated Testing
13 25 (21.93%) WebLogic
13 25 (21.93%) CSS3
13 25 (21.93%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (21.93%) JBehave
14 24 (21.05%) Mentoring
14 24 (21.05%) Windows
15 23 (20.18%) TDD
15 23 (20.18%) Front End Development
15 23 (20.18%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (20.18%) jQuery
15 23 (20.18%) Dropwizard
16 22 (19.30%) QA
16 22 (19.30%) Web Development

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 25 (21.93%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.14%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.39%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.75%) WordPress
6 1 (0.88%) Apache
6 1 (0.88%) CMS
6 1 (0.88%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) JBoss
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.75%) PaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) DNS
1 1 (0.88%) LDAP
1 1 (0.88%) SMTP
1 1 (0.88%) SNMP
1 1 (0.88%) SSH
1 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.26%) MySQL
3 4 (3.51%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.63%) Couchbase
4 3 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.88%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (28.07%) Cucumber
2 29 (25.44%) Selenium
3 27 (23.68%) JUnit
4 25 (21.93%) JBehave
5 13 (11.40%) Git (software)
6 8 (7.02%) Subversion
7 5 (4.39%) Grunt
7 5 (4.39%) gulp
7 5 (4.39%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.51%) Jasmine
8 4 (3.51%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.63%) Mocha
9 3 (2.63%) Protractor
9 3 (2.63%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.75%) Ant
10 2 (1.75%) Axure RP
10 2 (1.75%) Capybara
10 2 (1.75%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.88%) JIRA
11 1 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (7.02%) Publishing
2 7 (6.14%) Marketing
3 6 (5.26%) Finance
4 3 (2.63%) Advertising
4 3 (2.63%) Electronics
4 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 100 (87.72%) Developer
2 34 (29.82%) Java Developer
3 25 (21.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (14.04%) Web Developer
5 11 (9.65%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 9 (7.89%) Angular Developer
7 7 (6.14%) HTML Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.39%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Administrator
9 5 (4.39%) HTML CSS Developer
9 5 (4.39%) ITSM Developer
9 5 (4.39%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Scala Developer
9 5 (4.39%) ServiceNow Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.51%) Agile Developer
10 4 (3.51%) PHP Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (95.61%) HTML
2 33 (28.95%) JSON
2 33 (28.95%) XML
3 31 (27.19%) AngularJS
3 31 (27.19%) HTML5
4 25 (21.93%) CSS3
5 23 (20.18%) Dropwizard
5 23 (20.18%) jQuery
6 15 (13.16%) .NET
7 13 (11.40%) ASP.NET
8 11 (9.65%) Ajax
9 6 (5.26%) Highcharts JS
9 6 (5.26%) LESS
9 6 (5.26%) REST
9 6 (5.26%) Sass
9 6 (5.26%) Spring
9 6 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (3.51%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (3.51%) Node.js
10 4 (3.51%) React
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.93%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.40%) User Experience
3 6 (5.26%) Telematics
3 6 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.51%) W3C
5 1 (0.88%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.44%) Linux
2 24 (21.05%) Windows
3 22 (19.30%) Unix
4 1 (0.88%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (29.82%) Scrum
3 26 (22.81%) Automated Testing
4 24 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 23 (20.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (20.18%) Front End Development
5 23 (20.18%) TDD
6 22 (19.30%) Web Development
7 17 (14.91%) Software Delivery
8 16 (14.04%) BDD
9 12 (10.53%) Unit Testing
10 11 (9.65%) MVC
11 10 (8.77%) Software Engineering
12 9 (7.89%) OO
12 9 (7.89%) Web Design
13 8 (7.02%) Wireframes
14 7 (6.14%) Rapid Prototyping
15 6 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
15 6 (5.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 71 (62.28%) JavaScript
2 43 (37.72%) Java
3 33 (28.95%) SQL
4 14 (12.28%) C#
5 6 (5.26%) PHP
5 6 (5.26%) Python
6 5 (4.39%) Scala
6 5 (4.39%) TypeScript
7 4 (3.51%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.75%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.75%) Ruby
8 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.88%) C++
9 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (30.70%) Security Cleared
2 31 (27.19%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.39%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.30%) QA
2 8 (7.02%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.88%) WAI
3 1 (0.88%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (4.39%) ServiceNow
2 4 (3.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.51%) SAP
2 4 (3.51%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.88%) Nintex
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle
3 1 (0.88%) Splunk
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago