The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 29 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing CSS 119 131 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.96% 5.38% 7.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.34% 24.58% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 71 84
Average daily rate
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£323 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.54% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.89 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.39% -8.57%
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
489 533 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.40% 21.89% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 275 242
Average daily rate £375 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 15
Average hourly rate £33.50 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.31% -45.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 40 £350 +4.47% 27
Bracknell +7 17 £213 -50.00% 3
Slough +8 10 £355 +9.23% 5
Maidenhead -3 7 £325 +8.33% 5
Newbury -4 6 £300 +23.71% 4
Windsor +1 1 - -
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 295 (91.90%) HTML
2 242 (75.39%) JavaScript
3 127 (39.56%) HTML5
4 120 (37.38%) CSS3
5 110 (34.27%) jQuery
6 85 (26.48%) Agile Software Development
7 77 (23.99%) User Experience
8 65 (20.25%) AngularJS
9 56 (17.45%) Java
10 54 (16.82%) .NET
10 54 (16.82%) TDD
11 51 (15.89%) MVC
12 47 (14.64%) Sass
13 45 (14.02%) CMS
14 43 (13.40%) E-Commerce
15 42 (13.08%) SQL
16 41 (12.77%) C#
17 39 (12.15%) PHP
18 37 (11.53%) Responsive Web Design
18 37 (11.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 33 (10.28%) XML
19 33 (10.28%) OO
20 32 (9.97%) Photoshop
20 32 (9.97%) Ajax
21 31 (9.66%) Marketing
21 31 (9.66%) Web Development
22 30 (9.35%) Scrum
22 30 (9.35%) Mobile App
23 28 (8.72%) ASP.NET
23 28 (8.72%) W3C

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 45 (14.02%) CMS
2 21 (6.54%) Node.js
3 11 (3.43%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (3.43%) WebSphere
3 11 (3.43%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 9 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (2.49%) WordPress
6 8 (2.49%) JBoss
6 8 (2.49%) Apache
7 7 (2.18%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.87%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.56%) Commerce Server
9 5 (1.56%) Drupal
9 5 (1.56%) Oracle Spatial
10 4 (1.25%) IIS
10 4 (1.25%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.93%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 32 (9.97%) Photoshop
2 13 (4.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.87%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.62%) MS Office
4 2 (0.62%) InDesign
4 2 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.25%) Magento
3 3 (0.93%) Fredhopper
3 3 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.80%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (0.93%) Office 365
3 3 (0.93%) GitHub
4 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.31%) Yammer
4 1 (0.31%) Veeva
4 1 (0.31%) Force.com
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.54%) Internet
2 15 (4.67%) Intranet
3 13 (4.05%) HTTP
4 4 (1.25%) DNS
5 3 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.62%) MVNO
6 2 (0.62%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.62%) SSL
6 2 (0.62%) Firewall
7 1 (0.31%) Wireless
7 1 (0.31%) 2G
7 1 (0.31%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.31%) VLAN
7 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.31%) 4G
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.31%) PPP
7 1 (0.31%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.54%) MySQL
2 19 (5.92%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.05%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.49%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (2.18%) DB2
5 7 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.93%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.62%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.62%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.31%) SSDT
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.31%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (8.72%) Axure RP
2 25 (7.79%) Git (software)
3 20 (6.23%) Grunt
4 18 (5.61%) Subversion
5 16 (4.98%) Visual Studio
6 12 (3.74%) Dreamweaver
6 12 (3.74%) Selenium
7 11 (3.43%) JUnit
8 8 (2.49%) Ant
8 8 (2.49%) Maven
8 8 (2.49%) Jasmine
9 7 (2.18%) MSTest
9 7 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.18%) NUnit
10 6 (1.87%) JIRA
10 6 (1.87%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.87%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.87%) Bower
11 5 (1.56%) gulp
12 4 (1.25%) Cucumber
General
1 31 (9.66%) Marketing
2 24 (7.48%) Telecoms
3 21 (6.54%) Retail
4 10 (3.12%) Multimedia
5 9 (2.80%) Finance
6 5 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.56%) Games
7 3 (0.93%) Legal
7 3 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.93%) Electronics
8 2 (0.62%) Banking
8 2 (0.62%) Advertising
8 2 (0.62%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 225 (70.09%) Developer
2 64 (19.94%) Front-End Developer
3 58 (18.07%) Designer
4 36 (11.21%) Web Developer
5 35 (10.90%) UX Designer
6 29 (9.03%) JavaScript Developer
7 19 (5.92%) Java Developer
8 14 (4.36%) Analyst
9 12 (3.74%) Senior Developer
9 12 (3.74%) .NET Developer
10 11 (3.43%) Web Designer
10 11 (3.43%) PHP Developer
10 11 (3.43%) UI Developer
10 11 (3.43%) Python Developer
10 11 (3.43%) UI Programmer
11 10 (3.12%) Front-End Web Developer
11 10 (3.12%) Software Developer
12 8 (2.49%) Junior
13 7 (2.18%) C# Developer
13 7 (2.18%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (91.90%) HTML
2 127 (39.56%) HTML5
3 120 (37.38%) CSS3
4 110 (34.27%) jQuery
5 65 (20.25%) AngularJS
6 54 (16.82%) .NET
7 47 (14.64%) Sass
8 37 (11.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 33 (10.28%) XML
10 32 (9.97%) Ajax
11 28 (8.72%) ASP.NET
12 26 (8.10%) Backbone.js
13 19 (5.92%) XHTML
14 17 (5.30%) JSON
14 17 (5.30%) Django
15 16 (4.98%) KnockoutJS
15 16 (4.98%) LESS
15 16 (4.98%) Spring
16 15 (4.67%) Web Services
17 14 (4.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 77 (23.99%) User Experience
2 30 (9.35%) Mobile App
3 28 (8.72%) W3C
4 15 (4.67%) Graphic Design
5 12 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.12%) Photography
7 5 (1.56%) RIA
7 5 (1.56%) GIS
8 4 (1.25%) CMDB
8 4 (1.25%) Social Media
9 3 (0.93%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.93%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.93%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.93%) DTV
10 2 (0.62%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.62%) Replication
10 2 (0.62%) FMCG
10 2 (0.62%) iPhone
10 2 (0.62%) iPad
11 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.61%) Windows
2 17 (5.30%) Linux
3 10 (3.12%) UNIX
4 8 (2.49%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.18%) Android
6 4 (1.25%) AIX
7 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (26.48%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (16.82%) TDD
3 51 (15.89%) MVC
4 43 (13.40%) E-Commerce
5 37 (11.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 33 (10.28%) OO
7 31 (9.66%) Web Development
8 30 (9.35%) Scrum
9 23 (7.17%) Content Management
10 21 (6.54%) Web Accessibility
11 20 (6.23%) Software Engineering
12 16 (4.98%) Web Design
12 16 (4.98%) OOP
13 14 (4.36%) Analytics
14 12 (3.74%) User Stories
14 12 (3.74%) Mobile Application Development
14 12 (3.74%) Service Delivery
14 12 (3.74%) Unit Testing
15 11 (3.43%) Digital Marketing
16 10 (3.12%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 242 (75.39%) JavaScript
2 56 (17.45%) Java
3 42 (13.08%) SQL
4 41 (12.77%) C#
5 39 (12.15%) PHP
6 26 (8.10%) Python
7 7 (2.18%) Ruby
8 6 (1.87%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.56%) Perl
9 5 (1.56%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.25%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.25%) C++
10 4 (1.25%) Groovy
10 4 (1.25%) Scala
11 3 (0.93%) PHP4
12 2 (0.62%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.62%) VBScript
12 2 (0.62%) VB
12 2 (0.62%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.31%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 7 (2.18%) Degree
1 7 (2.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.31%) MCSD
3 1 (0.31%) CCNP
3 1 (0.31%) CCNA
3 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.25%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) OpenView
1 1 (0.31%) Cacti
1 1 (0.31%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (7.79%) Adobe
2 15 (4.67%) Oracle
3 14 (4.36%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.74%) Sitecore
5 11 (3.43%) IBM
6 10 (3.12%) Google
7 7 (2.18%) Sencha
8 5 (1.56%) HP
9 4 (1.25%) BMC
9 4 (1.25%) CA
9 4 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.25%) Appcelerator
9 4 (1.25%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.93%) Capita
10 3 (0.93%) Omniture
10 3 (0.93%) Endeca
10 3 (0.93%) Zend
10 3 (0.93%) Apple
10 3 (0.93%) SAP
10 3 (0.93%) AppDynamics
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