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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 10 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing CSS 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 3.70% 2.41% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £33.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +18.91%
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
11 34 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 20.37% 40.96% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 3
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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
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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
5 2 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Ajax
6 1 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
6 1 (16.67%) WCF
6 1 (16.67%) Subversion
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
6 1 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) Windows

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architect
4 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) UI Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) LESS
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) OOCSS
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PHP5
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft