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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 11 19 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.31% 9.05% 22.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.45% 30.65% 48.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 43
Average daily rate
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£335 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £358 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.71% -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
49 62 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 23.67% 29.52% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 71
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £398 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Average hourly rate £42.00 £39.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% +0.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 42 (95.45%) HTML
2 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
4 19 (43.18%) SQL
5 17 (38.64%) Ektron
6 15 (34.09%) CMS
7 14 (31.82%) Finance
7 14 (31.82%) .NET
8 13 (29.55%) Web Services
8 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
9 12 (27.27%) OO
9 12 (27.27%) MVC
10 11 (25.00%) C#
10 11 (25.00%) HTML5
11 10 (22.73%) jQuery
11 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
11 10 (22.73%) AngularJS
12 9 (20.45%) Java
12 9 (20.45%) XML
12 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
12 9 (20.45%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (20.45%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
14 7 (15.91%) TDD
14 7 (15.91%) System Testing
14 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
14 7 (15.91%) Scrum
14 7 (15.91%) PHP
14 7 (15.91%) CSS3

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 15 (34.09%) CMS
2 9 (20.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.64%) Node.js
4 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.55%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) JBoss
4 2 (4.55%) Apache
4 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.27%) CMS400.NET
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) HTTP
2 2 (4.55%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.55%) LDAP
2 2 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.64%) MySQL
4 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.55%) DB2
5 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.27%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.36%) Eclipse
3 5 (11.36%) Subversion
3 5 (11.36%) Maven
4 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.09%) Gerrit
5 2 (4.55%) Ant
5 2 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 39 (88.64%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Web Developer
3 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.36%) PHP Developer
5 4 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Tester
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.55%) LAMP Developer
8 1 (2.27%) CMS Developer
8 1 (2.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (95.45%) HTML
2 14 (31.82%) .NET
3 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
3 13 (29.55%) Web Services
4 11 (25.00%) HTML5
5 10 (22.73%) AngularJS
5 10 (22.73%) jQuery
6 9 (20.45%) XML
7 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 7 (15.91%) CSS3
9 6 (13.64%) Entity Framework
10 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (11.36%) GWT
10 5 (11.36%) Hibernate
10 5 (11.36%) Spring
11 4 (9.09%) WCF
11 4 (9.09%) LINQ
11 4 (9.09%) XHTML
11 4 (9.09%) SOAP
11 4 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) SecurID
1 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.27%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Android
2 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) OO
2 12 (27.27%) MVC
3 7 (15.91%) Scrum
3 7 (15.91%) TDD
3 7 (15.91%) System Testing
4 6 (13.64%) SOA
5 5 (11.36%) DSDM
5 5 (11.36%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.36%) Web Development
6 4 (9.09%) OO PHP
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.82%) Content Management
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Web Design
8 2 (4.55%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.55%) BDD
9 1 (2.27%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.27%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
2 19 (43.18%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) C#
4 9 (20.45%) Java
5 7 (15.91%) PHP
6 4 (9.09%) Python
7 3 (6.82%) Objective-C
7 3 (6.82%) C
8 2 (4.55%) Perl
8 2 (4.55%) Ruby
9 1 (2.27%) PHP5
9 1 (2.27%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) ISEB
1 4 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 4 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (4.55%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Ektron
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.36%) HP
4 2 (4.55%) Google
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) IBM
4 2 (4.55%) ForgeRock
5 1 (2.27%) Facebook
5 1 (2.27%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.27%) Zend