The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Bedford 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 2.70% 6.98% 6.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% 15.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 36.49% 46.51% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 2
Average daily rate £280 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
CSS
Bedfordshire

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 16 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) PHP5
Bedford, Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago