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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 41 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing CSS 89 125 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.83% 5.08% 5.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.94% 26.32% 25.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 69 69
Median daily rate £375 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +9.37%
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
496 475 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.33% 19.31% 20.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 303 267
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 4
Median hourly rate £16.06 £30.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.48% +46.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £18.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.90 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +2 41 £375 - 18
Bracknell -11 7 £190 -10.58% 2
Newbury -10 5 £395 +31.66% 3
Slough -3 4 £375 +7.14% 7
Maidenhead -6 2 £425 +30.76% 6
Wokingham - 1 £400 - 4
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 150 (78.53%) HTML
2 135 (70.68%) JavaScript
3 61 (31.94%) jQuery
4 59 (30.89%) HTML5
5 55 (28.80%) .NET
6 52 (27.23%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (23.56%) C#
8 43 (22.51%) CSS3
9 41 (21.47%) User Experience
9 41 (21.47%) XML
10 40 (20.94%) Microsoft
10 40 (20.94%) Web Development
10 40 (20.94%) AngularJS
11 37 (19.37%) MVC
12 36 (18.85%) Windows
13 33 (17.28%) Java
13 33 (17.28%) Marketing
13 33 (17.28%) Workflow
14 32 (16.75%) Linux
14 32 (16.75%) HTTP
15 31 (16.23%) Python
15 31 (16.23%) PHP
16 30 (15.71%) Front End Development
17 29 (15.18%) Degree
18 27 (14.14%) CMS
18 27 (14.14%) ASP.NET
18 27 (14.14%) Responsive Web Design
19 26 (13.61%) Web Services
20 25 (13.09%) MS Excel
20 25 (13.09%) TDD

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 27 (14.14%) CMS
2 11 (5.76%) WordPress
3 10 (5.24%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.66%) Drupal
4 7 (3.66%) IIS
4 7 (3.66%) Joomla!
5 5 (2.62%) Apache
5 5 (2.62%) Confluence
5 5 (2.62%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.52%) SAP EP
9 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 25 (13.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.66%) MS Office
3 6 (3.14%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.05%) GIMP
6 2 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.09%) Office 365
3 2 (1.05%) GitHub
3 2 (1.05%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.05%) IaaS
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.52%) Bluemix
4 1 (0.52%) PaaS
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.75%) HTTP
2 20 (10.47%) DHCP
2 20 (10.47%) DNS
2 20 (10.47%) IPsec
2 20 (10.47%) IPv6
2 20 (10.47%) Software-Defined Networking
2 20 (10.47%) TCP/IP
2 20 (10.47%) VPN
3 12 (6.28%) BGP
3 12 (6.28%) Internet
4 2 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.05%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (1.05%) Firewall
4 2 (1.05%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.05%) SNMP
4 2 (1.05%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.52%) FTP
5 1 (0.52%) Network Security
5 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.95%) MySQL
2 16 (8.38%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.85%) RDBMS
3 15 (7.85%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.71%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.14%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.09%) Big Data
6 4 (2.09%) Datazen
6 4 (2.09%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.09%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (1.05%) GIS
7 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (13.09%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.76%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.19%) Maven
3 8 (4.19%) Subversion
4 5 (2.62%) Grunt
4 5 (2.62%) JIRA
5 4 (2.09%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.09%) gulp
5 4 (2.09%) Selenium
5 4 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.57%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (1.57%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (1.05%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.05%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.05%) JMeter
7 2 (1.05%) JUnit
7 2 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.05%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.52%) NUnit
General
1 33 (17.28%) Marketing
2 15 (7.85%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.71%) Finance
3 9 (4.71%) Publishing
4 4 (2.09%) German Language
4 4 (2.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.09%) Retail
5 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.52%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 124 (64.92%) Developer
2 32 (16.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 26 (13.61%) Support Engineer
3 26 (13.61%) Web Developer
4 18 (9.42%) JavaScript Developer
5 17 (8.90%) .NET Developer
6 16 (8.38%) Python Developer
7 15 (7.85%) Designer
8 13 (6.81%) Angular Developer
9 12 (6.28%) Architect
10 9 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (4.71%) Azure Engineer
10 9 (4.71%) Network Engineer
10 9 (4.71%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.19%) HTML Developer
11 8 (4.19%) Network Support
11 8 (4.19%) Network Support Engineer
11 8 (4.19%) UI Designer
11 8 (4.19%) UI Developer
12 7 (3.66%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (78.53%) HTML
2 61 (31.94%) jQuery
3 59 (30.89%) HTML5
4 55 (28.80%) .NET
5 43 (22.51%) CSS3
6 41 (21.47%) XML
7 40 (20.94%) AngularJS
8 27 (14.14%) ASP.NET
9 26 (13.61%) Web Services
10 24 (12.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (11.52%) REST
12 20 (10.47%) Sass
13 19 (9.95%) .NET Framework
14 18 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (9.42%) JSON
14 18 (9.42%) Node.js
15 16 (8.38%) Django
16 12 (6.28%) Spring
17 11 (5.76%) ASP.NET Web API
17 11 (5.76%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (21.47%) User Experience
2 20 (10.47%) Public Cloud
3 19 (9.95%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.66%) Animation
4 7 (3.66%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.09%) Graphic Design
5 4 (2.09%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.09%) iPad
5 4 (2.09%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.57%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.57%) Smart Energy
6 3 (1.57%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.57%) W3C
7 2 (1.05%) CMDB
7 2 (1.05%) Copywriting
7 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.05%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.05%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 36 (18.85%) Windows
2 32 (16.75%) Linux
3 15 (7.85%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (5.24%) Ubuntu
5 8 (4.19%) Android
6 6 (3.14%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.05%) Unix
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (27.23%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.94%) Web Development
3 37 (19.37%) MVC
4 33 (17.28%) Workflow
5 30 (15.71%) Front End Development
6 27 (14.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 25 (13.09%) TDD
8 21 (10.99%) Mentoring
9 20 (10.47%) Load Balancing
10 18 (9.42%) Content Management
10 18 (9.42%) Presales
10 18 (9.42%) Scrum
11 17 (8.90%) E-Commerce
12 15 (7.85%) Process Improvement
12 15 (7.85%) Software Testing
13 13 (6.81%) Web Design
13 13 (6.81%) Wireframes
14 12 (6.28%) OO
15 11 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (5.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 135 (70.68%) JavaScript
2 45 (23.56%) C#
3 33 (17.28%) Java
4 31 (16.23%) PHP
4 31 (16.23%) Python
5 19 (9.95%) SQL
6 17 (8.90%) C++
7 16 (8.38%) VB
8 14 (7.33%) C
8 14 (7.33%) PowerShell
9 12 (6.28%) VB.NET
10 10 (5.24%) VBScript
11 8 (4.19%) Ruby
12 6 (3.14%) VB6
13 4 (2.09%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.09%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.57%) ES6
14 3 (1.57%) R
14 3 (1.57%) Scala
15 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (15.18%) Degree
2 15 (7.85%) MCSD
2 15 (7.85%) MCSE
2 15 (7.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (6.81%) MCSA
4 4 (2.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.05%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.09%) QA
System Software
1 20 (10.47%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.05%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 15 (7.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (2.09%) TeamSite
3 2 (1.05%) logstash
3 2 (1.05%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 40 (20.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.81%) Adobe
3 11 (5.76%) Oracle
4 10 (5.24%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.14%) hybris
6 5 (2.62%) ATG
6 5 (2.62%) IBM
6 5 (2.62%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.62%) Twitter
7 4 (2.09%) Google
8 3 (1.57%) Remedy
9 2 (1.05%) BMC
9 2 (1.05%) CA
9 2 (1.05%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.05%) Cisco
9 2 (1.05%) Clearswift
9 2 (1.05%) HP
9 2 (1.05%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.05%) Juniper
9 2 (1.05%) Sony