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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 24 36 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs citing CSS 168 140 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.84% 5.03% 6.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.41% 26.27% 27.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 79 67
Average daily rate
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£334 £363 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% +22.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £424 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 15
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
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
613 533 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.32% 19.17% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 306 225
Average daily rate £350 £363 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 39
Average hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £40.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -1 62 £325 -7.14% 39
Slough -1 19 £365 +8.14% 4
Newbury -1 8 £338 +8.87% 4
Maidenhead +9 7 £275 +10.00% 1
Bracknell -4 6 £200 -50.00% 7
Wokingham - 1 £350 - 1
Windsor - - - - 7
Hungerford - - - - 3
Ascot - - - -
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 302 (97.42%) HTML
2 263 (84.84%) JavaScript
3 128 (41.29%) HTML5
4 115 (37.10%) jQuery
5 104 (33.55%) CSS3
6 86 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (25.16%) User Experience
8 74 (23.87%) AngularJS
9 67 (21.61%) .NET
10 61 (19.68%) SQL Server
11 56 (18.06%) SQL
12 53 (17.10%) OO
12 53 (17.10%) MVC
13 52 (16.77%) C#
14 50 (16.13%) SharePoint
14 50 (16.13%) Microsoft
14 50 (16.13%) Git (software)
15 47 (15.16%) PHP
15 47 (15.16%) TDD
16 43 (13.87%) Sass
17 41 (13.23%) ASP.NET
18 39 (12.58%) CMS
19 35 (11.29%) Backbone.js
19 35 (11.29%) Node.js
20 33 (10.65%) MySQL
20 33 (10.65%) Web Development
20 33 (10.65%) JSON
21 31 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
22 30 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
22 30 (9.68%) Java

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 50 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 39 (12.58%) CMS
3 35 (11.29%) Node.js
4 25 (8.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (4.84%) Drupal
5 15 (4.84%) Sitecore CMS
5 15 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (3.55%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.58%) Apache
7 8 (2.58%) IIS
7 8 (2.58%) WordPress
8 6 (1.94%) JBoss
9 5 (1.61%) Sitefinity
10 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.29%) Lync
11 3 (0.97%) LiveCycle
11 3 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.65%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.32%) ExpressionEngine
13 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (9.35%) Photoshop
2 13 (4.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (3.23%) MS Excel
4 5 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.29%) MS Office
6 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) InDesign
6 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (6.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.90%) SaaS
2 5 (1.61%) Yammer
3 4 (1.29%) Office 365
4 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.45%) Internet
2 15 (4.84%) HTTP
3 5 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.61%) Intranet
4 4 (1.29%) FTP
4 4 (1.29%) DNS
5 3 (0.97%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.97%) SSL
6 1 (0.32%) ATM
6 1 (0.32%) SMTP
6 1 (0.32%) SSH
6 1 (0.32%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (19.68%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.65%) MySQL
3 28 (9.03%) MongoDB
4 18 (5.81%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.58%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.94%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.94%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.32%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 50 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 31 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (7.10%) Axure RP
4 20 (6.45%) Grunt
5 19 (6.13%) Subversion
6 12 (3.87%) Dreamweaver
7 11 (3.55%) Visual Studio
8 9 (2.90%) QUnit
8 9 (2.90%) Jasmine
9 7 (2.26%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.94%) JUnit
11 5 (1.61%) Ant
11 5 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (1.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 4 (1.29%) Maven
13 3 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (0.97%) Selenium
13 3 (0.97%) Xcode
13 3 (0.97%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (0.97%) Bower
General
1 29 (9.35%) Telecoms
2 19 (6.13%) Retail
3 17 (5.48%) Marketing
4 6 (1.94%) Multimedia
4 6 (1.94%) Finance
5 4 (1.29%) Legal
5 4 (1.29%) Games
6 2 (0.65%) Banking
6 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.65%) Advertising
6 2 (0.65%) Publishing
7 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 242 (78.06%) Developer
2 86 (27.74%) Front-End Developer
3 38 (12.26%) Designer
4 31 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 28 (9.03%) JavaScript Developer
6 23 (7.42%) UX Designer
7 16 (5.16%) .NET Developer
7 16 (5.16%) PHP Developer
8 12 (3.87%) Java Developer
8 12 (3.87%) Software Developer
8 12 (3.87%) Senior Developer
9 11 (3.55%) Python Developer
10 9 (2.90%) Microsoft Developer
10 9 (2.90%) Junior
10 9 (2.90%) Sitecore Developer
11 8 (2.58%) CRM Developer
11 8 (2.58%) Consultant
11 8 (2.58%) Junior Developer
12 7 (2.26%) C# Developer
12 7 (2.26%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (97.42%) HTML
2 128 (41.29%) HTML5
3 115 (37.10%) jQuery
4 104 (33.55%) CSS3
5 74 (23.87%) AngularJS
6 67 (21.61%) .NET
7 43 (13.87%) Sass
8 41 (13.23%) ASP.NET
9 35 (11.29%) Backbone.js
10 33 (10.65%) JSON
11 24 (7.74%) Ajax
11 24 (7.74%) XML
12 23 (7.42%) RESTful
13 20 (6.45%) ExpressJS
13 20 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (5.81%) JSP
15 17 (5.48%) Web Services
15 17 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (4.84%) REST
16 15 (4.84%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 78 (25.16%) User Experience
2 23 (7.42%) W3C
3 22 (7.10%) Mobile App
4 21 (6.77%) Video Conferencing
5 14 (4.52%) Open Source
6 12 (3.87%) RIA
7 8 (2.58%) Graphic Design
8 6 (1.94%) Photography
9 5 (1.61%) Web 2.0
9 5 (1.61%) E-Learning
9 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.29%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.29%) iPhone
10 4 (1.29%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.97%) iPad
11 3 (0.97%) New Media
11 3 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.65%) BBC
12 2 (0.65%) FMCG
12 2 (0.65%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.45%) Linux
2 16 (5.16%) Windows
3 13 (4.19%) UNIX
4 9 (2.90%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.94%) Android
6 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (17.10%) MVC
2 53 (17.10%) OO
3 47 (15.16%) TDD
4 33 (10.65%) Web Development
5 30 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
6 28 (9.03%) Scrum
7 24 (7.74%) CRM
7 24 (7.74%) Unit Testing
8 22 (7.10%) E-Commerce
9 20 (6.45%) Web Accessibility
10 13 (4.19%) Software Engineering
10 13 (4.19%) User Stories
11 12 (3.87%) System Testing
12 10 (3.23%) OOP
13 9 (2.90%) BDD
14 7 (2.26%) Mentoring
15 6 (1.94%) Software Testing
15 6 (1.94%) Service Delivery
15 6 (1.94%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 263 (84.84%) JavaScript
2 56 (18.06%) SQL
3 52 (16.77%) C#
4 47 (15.16%) PHP
5 30 (9.68%) Java
6 22 (7.10%) Python
7 16 (5.16%) VBA
8 6 (1.94%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.61%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.61%) Perl
9 5 (1.61%) Ruby
10 4 (1.29%) C++
11 3 (0.97%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.65%) PHP5
12 2 (0.65%) Erlang
12 2 (0.65%) C
12 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.65%) VBScript
12 2 (0.65%) VB
13 1 (0.32%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 11 (3.55%) Degree
2 4 (1.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.65%) VCP4
4 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.58%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 50 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.74%) Oracle
3 16 (5.16%) Sitecore
4 14 (4.52%) Adobe
5 6 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.29%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.29%) Telerik
6 4 (1.29%) Sencha
6 4 (1.29%) Appcelerator
7 3 (0.97%) Apple
8 2 (0.65%) Zend
9 1 (0.32%) Ektron
9 1 (0.32%) SendGrid
9 1 (0.32%) InterSystems
9 1 (0.32%) SAP
9 1 (0.32%) IBM
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