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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 162 149 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.21% 6.14% 6.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.83% 27.85% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 69 89
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£313 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
562 535 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.56% 22.04% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 262 298
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £256 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 8
Average hourly rate £37.00 £19.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.73% -47.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 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
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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 68 £350 +2.56% 35
Bracknell +7 27 £281 -25.00% 14
Slough +10 25 £313 -4.21% 6
Maidenhead -4 9 £300 - 3
Newbury -10 9 £250 -28.57% 3
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 283 (88.99%) HTML
2 236 (74.21%) JavaScript
3 121 (38.05%) HTML5
4 116 (36.48%) CSS3
5 113 (35.53%) jQuery
6 89 (27.99%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (21.07%) AngularJS
7 67 (21.07%) MVC
8 61 (19.18%) TDD
9 60 (18.87%) User Experience
10 59 (18.55%) Java
11 58 (18.24%) .NET
12 54 (16.98%) Sass
13 51 (16.04%) E-Commerce
14 46 (14.47%) C#
15 43 (13.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 41 (12.89%) SQL
17 40 (12.58%) XML
18 39 (12.26%) Ajax
19 37 (11.64%) CMS
19 37 (11.64%) Responsive Web Design
19 37 (11.64%) Git (software)
20 36 (11.32%) Scrum
21 35 (11.01%) JSON
22 34 (10.69%) Marketing
22 34 (10.69%) PHP
23 29 (9.12%) Python
24 28 (8.81%) Photoshop
24 28 (8.81%) ASP.NET
24 28 (8.81%) W3C

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (11.64%) CMS
2 21 (6.60%) WebSphere
3 19 (5.97%) Node.js
4 15 (4.72%) Apache
5 14 (4.40%) Oracle Spatial
6 12 (3.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 10 (3.14%) Commerce Server
8 9 (2.83%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.20%) IBM HTTP Server
10 6 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.89%) Umbraco
10 6 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (1.57%) WordPress
11 5 (1.57%) Drupal
12 4 (1.26%) IIS
12 4 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.63%) JBoss
13 2 (0.63%) ExpressionEngine
14 1 (0.31%) Kentico
Applications
1 28 (8.81%) Photoshop
2 15 (4.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (2.83%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.26%) MS Office
5 2 (0.63%) GIMP
5 2 (0.63%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.31%) InDesign
6 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Magento
2 5 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.26%) Fredhopper
4 3 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.72%) Google Analytics
2 10 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.57%) GitHub
4 3 (0.94%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.63%) IaaS
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.63%) SaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Force.com
6 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.31%) Veeva
6 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.86%) Internet
2 13 (4.09%) HTTP
3 12 (3.77%) Intranet
3 12 (3.77%) DNS
4 9 (2.83%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.52%) DHCP
6 7 (2.20%) Firewall
7 6 (1.89%) MPLS
7 6 (1.89%) OSPF
7 6 (1.89%) BGP
7 6 (1.89%) L2TP
7 6 (1.89%) VLAN
7 6 (1.89%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (1.89%) Ethernet
7 6 (1.89%) PPP
7 6 (1.89%) LAN
7 6 (1.89%) WAN
8 5 (1.57%) Broadband
8 5 (1.57%) 3G
8 5 (1.57%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.60%) MySQL
2 20 (6.29%) SQL Server
3 17 (5.35%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (2.83%) DB2
6 8 (2.52%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.89%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.89%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.31%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 37 (11.64%) Git (software)
2 24 (7.55%) Axure RP
3 23 (7.23%) Grunt
4 21 (6.60%) Subversion
5 16 (5.03%) Visual Studio
6 15 (4.72%) TeamCity
7 12 (3.77%) Selenium
8 9 (2.83%) Jasmine
8 9 (2.83%) gulp
9 8 (2.52%) Jenkins
10 7 (2.20%) MSTest
10 7 (2.20%) JIRA
10 7 (2.20%) NUnit
11 6 (1.89%) JUnit
11 6 (1.89%) Maven
11 6 (1.89%) Bower
12 5 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.57%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.57%) Dreamweaver
12 5 (1.57%) Xcode
General
1 34 (10.69%) Marketing
2 24 (7.55%) Retail
3 23 (7.23%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.09%) Finance
5 6 (1.89%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.57%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.94%) Legal
7 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.94%) Electronics
8 2 (0.63%) Advertising
8 2 (0.63%) Games
8 2 (0.63%) Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 218 (68.55%) Developer
2 74 (23.27%) Front-End Developer
3 48 (15.09%) Designer
4 37 (11.64%) Web Developer
5 28 (8.81%) UX Designer
6 22 (6.92%) JavaScript Developer
7 20 (6.29%) Analyst
8 17 (5.35%) Java Developer
8 17 (5.35%) .NET Developer
9 15 (4.72%) UI Developer
9 15 (4.72%) UI Programmer
10 12 (3.77%) C# Developer
11 11 (3.46%) Senior Developer
11 11 (3.46%) Front-End Web Developer
12 9 (2.83%) Support Engineer
13 8 (2.52%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (2.52%) Full Stack Developer
14 7 (2.20%) Web Designer
14 7 (2.20%) PHP Developer
15 6 (1.89%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (88.99%) HTML
2 121 (38.05%) HTML5
3 116 (36.48%) CSS3
4 113 (35.53%) jQuery
5 67 (21.07%) AngularJS
6 58 (18.24%) .NET
7 54 (16.98%) Sass
8 43 (13.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 40 (12.58%) XML
10 39 (12.26%) Ajax
11 35 (11.01%) JSON
12 28 (8.81%) ASP.NET
13 25 (7.86%) LESS
14 22 (6.92%) Spring
15 20 (6.29%) XHTML
16 19 (5.97%) REST
17 18 (5.66%) Backbone.js
17 18 (5.66%) Hibernate
18 17 (5.35%) EJB
19 16 (5.03%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (18.87%) User Experience
2 28 (8.81%) W3C
3 19 (5.97%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.72%) GIS
5 13 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.14%) Graphic Design
7 6 (1.89%) Photography
7 6 (1.89%) Replication
8 5 (1.57%) Social Media
9 4 (1.26%) CMDB
9 4 (1.26%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.94%) Statistics
10 3 (0.94%) DTV
10 3 (0.94%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.94%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.63%) Copywriting
11 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.63%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.31%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.86%) Linux
2 17 (5.35%) Windows
3 7 (2.20%) AIX
4 4 (1.26%) UNIX
5 3 (0.94%) Android
5 3 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (27.99%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (21.07%) MVC
3 61 (19.18%) TDD
4 51 (16.04%) E-Commerce
5 37 (11.64%) Responsive Web Design
6 36 (11.32%) Scrum
7 27 (8.49%) OO
8 22 (6.92%) Analytics
9 21 (6.60%) Content Management
10 20 (6.29%) Web Accessibility
11 18 (5.66%) Digital Marketing
11 18 (5.66%) Web Design
12 16 (5.03%) OOP
13 15 (4.72%) Web Development
14 12 (3.77%) Unit Testing
14 12 (3.77%) Software Engineering
14 12 (3.77%) User Stories
15 11 (3.46%) Service Delivery
16 10 (3.14%) SEO
16 10 (3.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 236 (74.21%) JavaScript
2 59 (18.55%) Java
3 46 (14.47%) C#
4 41 (12.89%) SQL
5 34 (10.69%) PHP
6 29 (9.12%) Python
7 9 (2.83%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.20%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.20%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.89%) Ruby
9 6 (1.89%) Scala
10 5 (1.57%) Groovy
10 5 (1.57%) VB
10 5 (1.57%) Objective-C
10 5 (1.57%) C++
11 4 (1.26%) VBScript
12 3 (0.94%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.94%) PHP5
12 3 (0.94%) PHP4
13 2 (0.63%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 14 (4.40%) Security Cleared
2 6 (1.89%) CCNP
2 6 (1.89%) CCNA
2 6 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.57%) Degree
3 5 (1.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.31%) MCSD
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.63%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.89%) OpenView
1 6 (1.89%) Cacti
2 4 (1.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.31%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (7.86%) Adobe
2 23 (7.23%) Oracle
3 18 (5.66%) IBM
4 16 (5.03%) Microsoft
4 16 (5.03%) Google
5 10 (3.14%) HP
6 9 (2.83%) Endeca
7 7 (2.20%) Cisco
7 7 (2.20%) Sitecore
7 7 (2.20%) Sencha
8 4 (1.26%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.26%) AppDynamics
8 4 (1.26%) BMC
8 4 (1.26%) CA
8 4 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.94%) Capita
9 3 (0.94%) Omniture
9 3 (0.94%) SAP
10 2 (0.63%) Siebel
10 2 (0.63%) Macromedia
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £320 - £400 per day + Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago