The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Bath 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 4 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 15 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 28.30% 14.75% 14.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.71% 36.00% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 2
Average daily rate
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£308 £265 £216
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.03% +22.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £226 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £279
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £33.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +14.78%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 79.25% 40.98% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 10
Average daily rate £300 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £175 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £321 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Bath

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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 30 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
3 15 (50.00%) HTML5
4 14 (46.67%) .NET
4 14 (46.67%) C#
4 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 13 (43.33%) MySQL
5 13 (43.33%) XHTML
6 11 (36.67%) XML
6 11 (36.67%) jQuery
7 9 (30.00%) XSLT
7 9 (30.00%) Scrum
7 9 (30.00%) CSS3
7 9 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (26.67%) Sass
8 8 (26.67%) Sitecore
9 7 (23.33%) TDD
9 7 (23.33%) Web Development
9 7 (23.33%) Umbraco
9 7 (23.33%) Web Design
9 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
9 7 (23.33%) PHP
9 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
10 6 (20.00%) LESS
11 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (16.67%) MVC
12 4 (13.33%) PHP5
12 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (13.33%) Git (software)

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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 7 (23.33%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.67%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Trello
2 1 (3.33%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (43.33%) MySQL
3 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
3 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) PhoneGap
3 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Web Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Sitecore Developer
6 2 (6.67%) UI Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Python/Django Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Umbraco Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (50.00%) HTML5
3 14 (46.67%) .NET
3 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 13 (43.33%) XHTML
5 11 (36.67%) XML
5 11 (36.67%) jQuery
6 9 (30.00%) XSLT
6 9 (30.00%) CSS3
7 8 (26.67%) Sass
8 6 (20.00%) LESS
9 4 (13.33%) RESTful
9 4 (13.33%) Ext JS
9 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 4 (13.33%) Web Services
9 4 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (10.00%) LAMP
11 2 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) iPhone
2 2 (6.67%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (6.67%) iPad
2 2 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Android
1 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Scrum
1 9 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (23.33%) TDD
2 7 (23.33%) Web Development
2 7 (23.33%) Web Design
3 5 (16.67%) MVC
4 4 (13.33%) OOD
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) OOP
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Content Management
6 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (3.33%) Migration
7 1 (3.33%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
2 14 (46.67%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) PHP
4 4 (13.33%) PHP5
4 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.67%) SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (6.67%) Twitter
3 1 (3.33%) Google
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