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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 27 7
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Contract jobs citing CSS 22 28 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 10.53% 10.65% 15.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.31% 17.39% 32.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 37
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £450 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
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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
52 161 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.88% 61.22% 48.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 99 82
Average daily rate £335 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £271 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.13 £29.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -22.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 August 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 29 August 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 31 (81.58%) HTML
2 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (50.00%) MVC
4 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
5 16 (42.11%) jQuery
6 14 (36.84%) Ajax
7 12 (31.58%) .NET
7 12 (31.58%) PHP
7 12 (31.58%) SQL
7 12 (31.58%) C#
8 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
8 11 (28.95%) Web Services
8 11 (28.95%) MySQL
8 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (26.32%) Windows
10 9 (23.68%) Linux
10 9 (23.68%) Apache
10 9 (23.68%) Java
10 9 (23.68%) CMS
10 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
11 8 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
12 7 (18.42%) XML
12 7 (18.42%) Finance
12 7 (18.42%) Web Development
12 7 (18.42%) Ektron
13 6 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (23.68%) Apache
1 9 (23.68%) CMS
2 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 8 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (7.89%) WordPress
4 2 (5.26%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Photoshop
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Internet
2 5 (13.16%) HTTP
3 2 (5.26%) Telnet
3 2 (5.26%) SSH
3 2 (5.26%) FTP
4 1 (2.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) MySQL
3 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.79%) Subversion
3 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) PHP Developer
3 7 (18.42%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Designer
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Web Designer
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (5.26%) Programmer
7 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Web Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Web Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) User Experience Designer
8 1 (2.63%) UI Designer
8 1 (2.63%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) HTML
2 16 (42.11%) jQuery
3 14 (36.84%) Ajax
4 12 (31.58%) .NET
5 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
5 11 (28.95%) Web Services
5 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (18.42%) XML
7 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 6 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (13.16%) CodeIgniter
8 5 (13.16%) SOAP
9 4 (10.53%) XHTML
9 4 (10.53%) Symfony
9 4 (10.53%) HTML5
9 4 (10.53%) CSS3
10 3 (7.89%) WCF
10 3 (7.89%) Laravel
10 3 (7.89%) LINQ
10 3 (7.89%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) W3C
2 3 (7.89%) Graphic Design
3 2 (5.26%) E-Learning
3 2 (5.26%) SCORM
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Linux
3 6 (15.79%) UNIX
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.53%) Debian
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Solaris
6 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Web Development
4 6 (15.79%) DSDM
5 5 (13.16%) OO
5 5 (13.16%) System Testing
6 3 (7.89%) SOA
6 3 (7.89%) Web Accessibility
6 3 (7.89%) OO PHP
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.89%) Usability Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (5.26%) Web Design
8 1 (2.63%) Web Usability
8 1 (2.63%) Android Development
8 1 (2.63%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 12 (31.58%) C#
2 12 (31.58%) PHP
2 12 (31.58%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) Java
4 5 (13.16%) PHP5
5 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) ISEB
1 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
1 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) HL7
2 1 (2.63%) WAI
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Ektron
3 6 (15.79%) Zend
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.89%) Google
5 3 (7.89%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Juniper
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco
7 1 (2.63%) Apple
7 1 (2.63%) Motorola
7 1 (2.63%) Adobe
7 1 (2.63%) hybris
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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