The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 155 147 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.05% 5.90% 5.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.38% 29.28% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 95 69
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £448 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+187.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.73% -4.21%
CSS
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
494 502 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.47% 20.16% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 331 266
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £521 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 3
Median hourly rate £46.00 £36.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% +89.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

CSS Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 44 £323 -10.41% 29
Bracknell +2 31 £388 -3.06% 2
Slough -7 14 £363 +16.00% 3
Maidenhead -9 8 £448 +51.69% 8
Wokingham - 7 £350 - 3
Newbury -2 6 £350 +47.36%
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 221 (91.32%) HTML
2 152 (62.81%) JavaScript
3 88 (36.36%) HTML5
4 83 (34.30%) CSS3
5 74 (30.58%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (24.79%) jQuery
7 58 (23.97%) AngularJS
8 53 (21.90%) Front End Development
9 51 (21.07%) Marketing
9 51 (21.07%) .NET
10 50 (20.66%) Web Development
11 48 (19.83%) C#
12 45 (18.60%) Java
13 44 (18.18%) XML
14 42 (17.36%) Web Services
15 41 (16.94%) E-Commerce
15 41 (16.94%) MVC
16 38 (15.70%) Git (software)
17 35 (14.46%) Windows
17 35 (14.46%) ASP.NET
18 34 (14.05%) PHP
18 34 (14.05%) HTTP
18 34 (14.05%) Microsoft
18 34 (14.05%) JSON
19 33 (13.64%) Node.js
19 33 (13.64%) Linux
20 31 (12.81%) MySQL
20 31 (12.81%) TDD
20 31 (12.81%) Sass
20 31 (12.81%) Twitter Bootstrap

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (11.98%) CMS
2 25 (10.33%) Apache
3 18 (7.44%) IIS
4 16 (6.61%) WordPress
5 9 (3.72%) Confluence
5 9 (3.72%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (2.89%) Commerce Server
6 7 (2.89%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (2.89%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (2.48%) Drupal
8 5 (2.07%) Joomla!
8 5 (2.07%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.65%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.83%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.83%) JBoss
Applications
1 25 (10.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.72%) MS Office
3 7 (2.89%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.07%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.83%) GIMP
7 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.07%) Fredhopper
2 5 (2.07%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.83%) Magento
4 1 (0.41%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.41%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.31%) Amazon Kinesis
3 8 (3.31%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (3.31%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (2.07%) GitHub
4 5 (2.07%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.24%) Office 365
5 3 (1.24%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.41%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.41%) IaaS
6 1 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (14.05%) HTTP
2 25 (10.33%) TCP/IP
3 18 (7.44%) Internet
4 17 (7.02%) DNS
5 14 (5.79%) FTP
6 13 (5.37%) DHCP
6 13 (5.37%) IPsec
6 13 (5.37%) IPv6
6 13 (5.37%) Software-Defined Networking
6 13 (5.37%) VPN
7 11 (4.55%) SSL
8 7 (2.89%) BGP
9 5 (2.07%) HTTPS
10 4 (1.65%) SNMP
10 4 (1.65%) SSH
10 4 (1.65%) Telnet
11 2 (0.83%) RTP
11 2 (0.83%) VoIP
12 1 (0.41%) WAN
12 1 (0.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.81%) MySQL
2 22 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.96%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (2.89%) DB2
8 6 (2.48%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.24%) GIS
10 3 (1.24%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.83%) Data Mart
12 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.41%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.41%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.41%) Redis
12 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 38 (15.70%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.20%) Jenkins
3 13 (5.37%) Gatling
4 12 (4.96%) Grunt
4 12 (4.96%) Visual Studio
5 10 (4.13%) JIRA
6 9 (3.72%) Subversion
6 9 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.48%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.07%) Maven
9 4 (1.65%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (1.65%) IntelliJ
9 4 (1.65%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.65%) JUnit
9 4 (1.65%) Selenium
10 3 (1.24%) Axure RP
10 3 (1.24%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.24%) gulp
10 3 (1.24%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.83%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 51 (21.07%) Marketing
2 20 (8.26%) Telecoms
3 19 (7.85%) Finance
4 14 (5.79%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.55%) Electronics
6 10 (4.13%) Retail
7 8 (3.31%) Publishing
8 6 (2.48%) German Language
9 3 (1.24%) Legal
10 2 (0.83%) Banking
10 2 (0.83%) French Language
10 2 (0.83%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.83%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.41%) Advertising
11 1 (0.41%) Games
11 1 (0.41%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.41%) Military
11 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 150 (61.98%) Developer
2 48 (19.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 32 (13.22%) Web Developer
4 23 (9.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 22 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 22 (9.09%) Designer
6 19 (7.85%) HTML Developer
6 19 (7.85%) Support Engineer
7 17 (7.02%) Angular Developer
7 17 (7.02%) HTML CSS Developer
8 13 (5.37%) C# Developer
9 11 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
9 11 (4.55%) Java Developer
9 11 (4.55%) UI Developer
10 9 (3.72%) Administrator
10 9 (3.72%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (3.31%) Network Engineer
12 7 (2.89%) Architect
12 7 (2.89%) Consultant
12 7 (2.89%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (91.32%) HTML
2 88 (36.36%) HTML5
3 83 (34.30%) CSS3
4 60 (24.79%) jQuery
5 58 (23.97%) AngularJS
6 51 (21.07%) .NET
7 44 (18.18%) XML
8 42 (17.36%) Web Services
9 35 (14.46%) ASP.NET
10 34 (14.05%) JSON
11 33 (13.64%) Node.js
12 31 (12.81%) Sass
12 31 (12.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 25 (10.33%) RESTful
14 24 (9.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (9.50%) LESS
16 22 (9.09%) Ajax
17 20 (8.26%) REST
18 18 (7.44%) SOAP
19 17 (7.02%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.40%) User Experience
2 13 (5.37%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.37%) Public Cloud
3 9 (3.72%) Animation
4 8 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.89%) Social Media
6 6 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.65%) CMDB
7 4 (1.65%) Graphic Design
7 4 (1.65%) Video Editing
8 3 (1.24%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.24%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.24%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.83%) Copywriting
9 2 (0.83%) iPad
9 2 (0.83%) IVR
9 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.83%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.83%) Statistics
10 1 (0.41%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.46%) Windows
2 33 (13.64%) Linux
3 15 (6.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.31%) Android
5 8 (3.31%) Unix
6 7 (2.89%) AIX
6 7 (2.89%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.48%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.07%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.24%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.83%) Debian
10 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (30.58%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (21.90%) Front End Development
3 50 (20.66%) Web Development
4 41 (16.94%) E-Commerce
4 41 (16.94%) MVC
5 31 (12.81%) TDD
6 23 (9.50%) Scrum
7 22 (9.09%) Workflow
8 20 (8.26%) Analytics
9 18 (7.44%) Digital Marketing
9 18 (7.44%) Software Engineering
9 18 (7.44%) Wireframes
10 17 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (6.61%) User Stories
12 14 (5.79%) ITIL
12 14 (5.79%) Responsive Web Design
13 13 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (5.37%) Kanban
13 13 (5.37%) OOP
13 13 (5.37%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 152 (62.81%) JavaScript
2 48 (19.83%) C#
3 45 (18.60%) Java
4 34 (14.05%) PHP
5 26 (10.74%) SQL
6 12 (4.96%) Bash Shell
7 10 (4.13%) Python
7 10 (4.13%) VB
8 9 (3.72%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.31%) C++
9 8 (3.31%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.48%) VB6
11 5 (2.07%) C
11 5 (2.07%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.65%) VBScript
13 3 (1.24%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.24%) XAML
14 2 (0.83%) Ruby
14 2 (0.83%) XPath
15 1 (0.41%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 20 (8.26%) Degree
2 8 (3.31%) MCSA
2 8 (3.31%) MCSD
2 8 (3.31%) MCSE
2 8 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.41%) CCNA
4 1 (0.41%) CCNP
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.55%) QA
2 4 (1.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (5.37%) Hyper-V
2 11 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.24%) Xen
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (3.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (1.65%) logstash
2 4 (1.65%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (14.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.85%) Oracle
3 15 (6.20%) Adobe
3 15 (6.20%) Red Hat
4 11 (4.55%) IBM
4 11 (4.55%) SAP
4 11 (4.55%) VMware
5 6 (2.48%) Google
6 5 (2.07%) AppDynamics
6 5 (2.07%) ServiceNow
6 5 (2.07%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.07%) Splunk
6 5 (2.07%) Tableau
7 4 (1.65%) BMC
7 4 (1.65%) CA
7 4 (1.65%) HP
7 4 (1.65%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.83%) Genesys
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco
9 1 (0.41%) Dell
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