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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 29 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 27 54 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.67% 6.18% 5.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.71% 21.60% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 29
Median daily rate £400 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +5.71%
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
105 250 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.17% 28.60% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 185 146
Median daily rate £444 £325 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.53% -15.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £41.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -78.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 25 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 25 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 +1 26 £400 +18.51% 18
North Wales - 1 - -
CSS
UK

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 89 (68.46%) jQuery
4 83 (63.85%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (50.77%) Web Development
6 65 (50.00%) TDD
7 53 (40.77%) Java
8 47 (36.15%) .NET
9 45 (34.62%) OO
10 44 (33.85%) MVC
11 43 (33.08%) Software Engineering
11 43 (33.08%) Selenium
11 43 (33.08%) HTML5
12 41 (31.54%) CSS3
13 40 (30.77%) Unix
13 40 (30.77%) Perl
14 39 (30.00%) C#
15 37 (28.46%) Cucumber
16 34 (26.15%) AngularJS
16 34 (26.15%) Unit Testing
17 28 (21.54%) Visual Studio
17 28 (21.54%) WCF
17 28 (21.54%) Legal
17 28 (21.54%) KnockoutJS
18 27 (20.77%) TypeScript
19 26 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
19 26 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
19 26 (20.00%) Scrum
19 26 (20.00%) XML
20 25 (19.23%) Finance

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%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.85%) SaaS
2 3 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 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 15 (11.54%) MongoDB
1 15 (11.54%) NoSQL
2 14 (10.77%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.46%) Couchbase
4 10 (7.69%) MySQL
5 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (3.08%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.31%) Redis
9 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (33.08%) Selenium
2 37 (28.46%) Cucumber
3 28 (21.54%) Visual Studio
4 23 (17.69%) MbUnit
4 23 (17.69%) MSTest
4 23 (17.69%) NUnit
5 12 (9.23%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.38%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.38%) Mercurial
6 7 (5.38%) TeamCity
7 6 (4.62%) SpecFlow
8 4 (3.08%) Ant
8 4 (3.08%) Maven
9 3 (2.31%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.31%) Subversion
10 1 (0.77%) Concordion
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%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 115 (88.46%) Developer
2 33 (25.38%) Web Developer
3 24 (18.46%) Senior Developer
4 23 (17.69%) Agile Developer
5 21 (16.15%) JavaScript Developer
6 17 (13.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 17 (13.08%) Senior Agile Developer
7 16 (12.31%) .NET Developer
8 14 (10.77%) Java Developer
9 13 (10.00%) Website Developer
10 11 (8.46%) Perl Developer
10 11 (8.46%) PHP Developer
11 8 (6.15%) Unix Developer
12 7 (5.38%) Consultant
12 7 (5.38%) Software Engineer
13 6 (4.62%) Perl Web Developer
13 6 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
14 5 (3.85%) HTML CSS Developer
14 5 (3.85%) HTML Developer
14 5 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (71.54%) HTML
2 89 (68.46%) jQuery
3 47 (36.15%) .NET
4 43 (33.08%) HTML5
5 41 (31.54%) CSS3
6 34 (26.15%) AngularJS
7 28 (21.54%) KnockoutJS
7 28 (21.54%) WCF
8 26 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (20.00%) XML
9 22 (16.92%) ASP.NET
10 15 (11.54%) Ajax
11 13 (10.00%) Web Services
11 13 (10.00%) XHTML
12 11 (8.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (7.69%) Spring
14 8 (6.15%) RESTful
15 7 (5.38%) LAMP
15 7 (5.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (5.38%) XSLT
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 9 (6.92%) Linux
3 6 (4.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (63.85%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (50.77%) Web Development
3 65 (50.00%) TDD
4 45 (34.62%) OO
5 44 (33.85%) MVC
6 43 (33.08%) Software Engineering
7 34 (26.15%) Unit Testing
8 26 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (20.00%) Scrum
9 24 (18.46%) BDD
10 23 (17.69%) ATDD
10 23 (17.69%) Test-First Development
11 22 (16.92%) DevOps
12 19 (14.62%) Front End Development
13 17 (13.08%) Mentoring
14 14 (10.77%) Web Design
15 10 (7.69%) OOP
16 9 (6.92%) Test Automation
17 8 (6.15%) Workflow
18 6 (4.62%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (94.62%) JavaScript
2 53 (40.77%) Java
3 40 (30.77%) Perl
4 39 (30.00%) C#
5 27 (20.77%) TypeScript
6 17 (13.08%) 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 1 (0.77%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.77%) Groovy
10 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.77%) XPath
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
5 2 (1.54%) Alterian
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft
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: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Rate: From £32,600 to £36,672 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago