Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 24 10
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14 +30
Contract jobs citing CSS 36 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 26.09% 9.42% 9.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.37% 17.14% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 4
West Wales median daily rate £493 £444 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.99% +64.35% -50.91%
10th Percentile £264 £274 £155
90th Percentile £591 £488 £374
Wales median daily rate £421 £400 £323
% change year-on-year +5.31% +24.03% -14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - £29.50

CSS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 83 105 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 60.14% 54.97% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 78 11
West Wales median daily rate £525 £481 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +48.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £315 £363 £238
90th Percentile £608 £612 £425
Wales median daily rate £403 £425 £355
% change year-on-year -5.29% +19.72% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £20.30 £29.50
% change year-on-year +170.90% -31.18% +24.21%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Wales.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in West Wales

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in West Wales

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in West Wales over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS 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 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +9 30 £525 +18.31% 8
Carmarthenshire - 5 £281 - 1
CSS
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 36 (100.00%) HTML
2 34 (94.44%) JavaScript
3 32 (88.89%) SQL
4 28 (77.78%) Web Services
4 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (77.78%) NoSQL
5 27 (75.00%) Node.js
5 27 (75.00%) RESTful
5 27 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (75.00%) Python
5 27 (75.00%) Java
6 26 (72.22%) Open Source
6 26 (72.22%) Git (software)
6 26 (72.22%) PaaS
6 26 (72.22%) CQRS
6 26 (72.22%) Dropwizard
6 26 (72.22%) Serverless
7 9 (25.00%) .NET
8 8 (22.22%) C#
8 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
9 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 6 (16.67%) MVC
9 6 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
11 3 (8.33%) Scrum
11 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
11 3 (8.33%) Web Development
12 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
12 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing

CSS
Co-occurring 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 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 27 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (72.22%) PaaS
2 26 (72.22%) Serverless
3 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (77.78%) NoSQL
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (72.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) FxCop
3 1 (2.78%) NUnit
3 1 (2.78%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.56%) Electronics
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
1 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (97.22%) Developer
2 20 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.33%) AWS Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (5.56%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Development Officer
6 1 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) HTML
2 28 (77.78%) Web Services
3 27 (75.00%) Node.js
3 27 (75.00%) RESTful
4 26 (72.22%) Dropwizard
5 9 (25.00%) .NET
6 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.78%) CSS3
7 1 (2.78%) HTML5
7 1 (2.78%) jQuery
7 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.78%) Material Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (72.22%) CQRS
2 26 (72.22%) Open Source
3 6 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (8.33%) Scrum
4 3 (8.33%) Web Development
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.78%) Kanban
6 1 (2.78%) OO
6 1 (2.78%) OOP
6 1 (2.78%) SDLC
6 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.78%) TDD
6 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 32 (88.89%) SQL
3 27 (75.00%) Java
3 27 (75.00%) Python
4 8 (22.22%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) SAP