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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 23 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.11% 6.93% 18.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 26.92% 40.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 26
Average daily rate
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£335 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.20% -10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -8.57%
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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
42 52 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 21.76% 25.74% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 57
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015, 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 35 (94.59%) HTML
2 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
4 17 (45.95%) Ektron
5 16 (43.24%) CMS
5 16 (43.24%) SQL
6 12 (32.43%) .NET
6 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
7 11 (29.73%) MVC
8 10 (27.03%) Finance
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
9 9 (24.32%) Java
9 9 (24.32%) C#
9 9 (24.32%) OO
9 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
9 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (24.32%) HTML5
9 9 (24.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (21.62%) Web Services
11 7 (18.92%) XML
11 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
11 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (18.92%) System Testing
11 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
11 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
12 6 (16.22%) CSS3
12 6 (16.22%) Node.js
12 6 (16.22%) Scrum
12 6 (16.22%) Subversion
12 6 (16.22%) Linux

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 16 (43.24%) CMS
2 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
2 9 (24.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (16.22%) Node.js
4 3 (8.11%) Apache
5 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.41%) IIS
5 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.41%) JBoss
6 1 (2.70%) CMS400.NET
6 1 (2.70%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.70%) Fireworks
1 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
1 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (5.41%) Kerberos
2 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
4 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
4 2 (5.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.22%) Subversion
4 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
4 5 (13.51%) Maven
5 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
5 4 (10.81%) Gerrit
6 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (5.41%) Ant
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Web Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Tester
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Tester
6 1 (2.70%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) CMS Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Web Tester
6 1 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) HTML
2 12 (32.43%) .NET
2 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
3 9 (24.32%) HTML5
4 8 (21.62%) Web Services
5 7 (18.92%) XML
5 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
6 6 (16.22%) CSS3
7 5 (13.51%) XHTML
7 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
7 5 (13.51%) Spring
7 5 (13.51%) GWT
7 5 (13.51%) jQuery
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
7 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.81%) WCF
9 3 (8.11%) SOAP
9 3 (8.11%) Java EE
9 3 (8.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.41%) SecurID
2 1 (2.70%) W3C
2 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.70%) STB
2 1 (2.70%) Cybernetics
2 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.81%) Android
2 4 (10.81%) UNIX
3 3 (8.11%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) MVC
3 9 (24.32%) OO
4 7 (18.92%) System Testing
5 6 (16.22%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) DSDM
6 5 (13.51%) SOA
6 5 (13.51%) Software Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Web Development
7 4 (10.81%) Content Management
8 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (5.41%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Web Design
9 2 (5.41%) TDD
9 2 (5.41%) OOP
10 1 (2.70%) SEO
10 1 (2.70%) ERP
10 1 (2.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) C#
4 4 (10.81%) Python
5 3 (8.11%) C
6 2 (5.41%) PHP5
6 2 (5.41%) Ruby
6 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.41%) Perl
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
1 4 (10.81%) ISEB
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) HL7
2 1 (2.70%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.41%) OpenAM
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Ektron
2 5 (13.51%) HP
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Google
4 2 (5.41%) ForgeRock
4 2 (5.41%) Facebook
4 2 (5.41%) IBM
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) Twitter