The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 26 5
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Contract jobs citing CSS 21 22 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.68% 9.65% 19.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.38% 16.79% 41.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 49
Average daily rate
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£330 £323 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +4.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £202 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £370 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £26.31 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.01% +13.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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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 Basingstoke region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 131 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 23.96% 57.46% 48.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 85 94
Average daily rate £335 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.31 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.51% +13.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 27 (77.14%) HTML
2 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
3 19 (54.29%) MVC
4 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
5 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
5 17 (48.57%) jQuery
6 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (37.14%) Ajax
6 13 (37.14%) .NET
6 13 (37.14%) C#
7 11 (31.43%) PHP
7 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
7 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (28.57%) SQL
8 10 (28.57%) Windows
9 9 (25.71%) MySQL
10 8 (22.86%) Linux
10 8 (22.86%) Apache
10 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
11 7 (20.00%) Web Services
11 7 (20.00%) XML
11 7 (20.00%) Java
12 6 (17.14%) Subversion
12 6 (17.14%) CMS
12 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
12 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (17.14%) Zend
12 6 (17.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (14.29%) CSS3

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 8 (22.86%) Apache
2 6 (17.14%) CMS
3 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 5 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (8.57%) WordPress
5 2 (5.71%) Drupal
6 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) Telnet
2 2 (5.71%) SSH
2 2 (5.71%) FTP
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) MySQL
3 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Subversion
1 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.86%) NUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Moq
3 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Designer
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Web Designer
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (5.71%) Programmer
7 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (2.86%) QlikView Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (2.86%) User Experience Designer
8 1 (2.86%) Development Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (77.14%) HTML
2 17 (48.57%) jQuery
3 13 (37.14%) .NET
3 13 (37.14%) Ajax
4 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
4 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (20.00%) Web Services
5 7 (20.00%) XML
6 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
6 6 (17.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (14.29%) CSS3
7 5 (14.29%) HTML5
7 5 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (11.43%) Symfony
8 4 (11.43%) XHTML
8 4 (11.43%) SOAP
9 3 (8.57%) Spring
9 3 (8.57%) WCF
9 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
9 3 (8.57%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) W3C
2 3 (8.57%) Graphic Design
3 2 (5.71%) E-Learning
3 2 (5.71%) SCORM
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) UNIX
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Debian
6 2 (5.71%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) MVC
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) System Testing
3 5 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (8.57%) DSDM
4 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.57%) SOA
4 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.57%) Web Development
4 3 (8.57%) Usability Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Web Accessibility
4 3 (8.57%) OO PHP
4 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Scrum
5 2 (5.71%) Web Design
5 2 (5.71%) ERP
6 1 (2.86%) CRM
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
2 13 (37.14%) C#
3 11 (31.43%) PHP
4 10 (28.57%) SQL
5 7 (20.00%) Java
6 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
6 4 (11.43%) PHP5
7 2 (5.71%) Perl
8 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) HL7
2 1 (2.86%) WAI
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Zend
3 4 (11.43%) Ektron
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.57%) Google
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) Motorola
6 1 (2.86%) Adobe
6 1 (2.86%) Apple
6 1 (2.86%) Sage
6 1 (2.86%) hybris