The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 6 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 14.29% 3.80% 9.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 53.85% 12.00% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £226
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £368 £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
CSS
Bedfordshire

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 Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 26.53% 31.65% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 5
Average daily rate £356 £300 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £280 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £267
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

CSS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Drupal
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) LESS
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) XHTML
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 4 (50.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) LESS
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) SQL