The first table below looks at the demand for CSS3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS3 over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Bedfordshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CSS 3
Rank 42 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Contract jobs citing CSS3 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.68% 3.14% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.62% 18.75% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate £225 £200 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -35.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £165 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £340 £312
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 32 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.77% 16.75% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 30
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CSS3
East of England

CSS3
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS3 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CSS3
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS3 across the Bedfordshire region.

CSS3 Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

CSS3
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton -17 1 £218 +8.75%
Bedford - - - -
CSS3
East of England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing CSS3 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 CSS3.

1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 16 (94.12%) HTML5
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) TDD
4 7 (41.18%) MVC
5 6 (35.29%) C#
5 6 (35.29%) OO
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) .NET
5 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
5 6 (35.29%) NUnit
5 6 (35.29%) Marketing
5 6 (35.29%) TeamCity
5 6 (35.29%) RESTful
6 5 (29.41%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
6 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
6 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) Retail
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 5 (29.41%) Web Services
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (29.41%) Node.js
6 5 (29.41%) RavenDB
6 5 (29.41%) Neo4j
6 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing CSS3 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 CSS3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Node.js
2 2 (11.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
1 5 (29.41%) RavenDB
1 5 (29.41%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
1 6 (35.29%) NUnit
1 6 (35.29%) TeamCity
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (17.65%) Subversion
4 2 (11.76%) MSTest
General
1 6 (35.29%) Marketing
2 5 (29.41%) Retail
3 4 (23.53%) Legal
4 2 (11.76%) Finance
5 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Website Developer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 16 (94.12%) HTML5
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) RESTful
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) Web Services
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (23.53%) XHTML
6 3 (17.65%) Ajax
6 3 (17.65%) Silverlight
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) Sass
7 2 (11.76%) LESS
7 2 (11.76%) Dojo
8 1 (5.88%) Django
8 1 (5.88%) XHR
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
2 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) OO
4 5 (29.41%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
4 5 (29.41%) CQRS
5 4 (23.53%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.88%) Web Development
8 1 (5.88%) Product Management
8 1 (5.88%) System Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Scrum
8 1 (5.88%) UML
8 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C#
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) ActionScript
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCTS
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) MCSD
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) hybris
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe