The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Basildon region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 9 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 7.32% 4.88% 6.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.08% 15.38% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £296 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.48% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.50 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 31.71% 31.71% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Average daily rate £450 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £40.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
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CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) RUP
2 4 (80.00%) XHTML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (60.00%) RAD
3 3 (60.00%) Ant
3 3 (60.00%) Web 2.0
3 3 (60.00%) FatWire
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Content Management
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) JSP
3 3 (60.00%) SEO
3 3 (60.00%) Legal

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Ant
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XHTML
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) RUP
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Validation
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) RAD
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) FatWire
2 1 (20.00%) Facebook
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft