The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 8 40
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +32
Contract jobs citing CSS 14 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 13.46% 9.30% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.21% 57.14% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £475 £275 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -24.81%
CSS
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 West Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
66 7 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 63.46% 16.28% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 5 27
Median daily rate £475 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 West Wales

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

CSS
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Swansea -9 14 £475 +40.74% 1
CSS
Wales

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 West Wales region with a requirement for CSS.

1 14 (93.33%) Java
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (93.33%) JSON
1 14 (93.33%) Selenium
1 14 (93.33%) Cucumber
1 14 (93.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (86.67%) Mentoring
2 13 (86.67%) QA
2 13 (86.67%) Scrum
2 13 (86.67%) Unix
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) JUnit
3 12 (80.00%) WebLogic
3 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 12 (80.00%) XML
3 12 (80.00%) Linux
3 12 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (80.00%) JBehave
3 12 (80.00%) Dropwizard
4 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
6 8 (53.33%) Software Delivery
7 3 (20.00%) Marketing
7 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (20.00%) Electronics
7 3 (20.00%) Telecoms

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 12 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Cucumber
1 14 (93.33%) Selenium
2 13 (86.67%) JUnit
3 12 (80.00%) JBehave
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
1 14 (93.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) JSON
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
3 12 (80.00%) Dropwizard
3 12 (80.00%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Unix
3 12 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (93.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (86.67%) Mentoring
2 13 (86.67%) Scrum
3 12 (80.00%) Automated Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Software Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft