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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing CSS 155 150 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.39% 5.88% 7.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.19% 27.88% 36.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 86 73
Average daily rate
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£340 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 29
Average hourly rate £25.25 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.54 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -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
531 538 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.90% 21.07% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 300 217
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 48
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.53% -41.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 50 £375 +11.94% 27
Bracknell +11 20 £294 -32.47% 3
Newbury +9 17 £340 +30.76% 5
Slough 0 11 £263 -22.22% 3
Maidenhead 0 9 £325 +8.33% 1
Windsor -1 4 £250 - 2
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 312 (96.30%) HTML
2 249 (76.85%) JavaScript
3 141 (43.52%) HTML5
4 121 (37.35%) CSS3
5 120 (37.04%) jQuery
6 87 (26.85%) User Experience
7 86 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (19.14%) AngularJS
9 59 (18.21%) .NET
10 48 (14.81%) CMS
11 46 (14.20%) MVC
11 46 (14.20%) Sass
12 45 (13.89%) C#
12 45 (13.89%) TDD
13 44 (13.58%) Java
14 42 (12.96%) PHP
14 42 (12.96%) OO
15 41 (12.65%) E-Commerce
16 40 (12.35%) SQL
17 38 (11.73%) Web Development
18 35 (10.80%) ASP.NET
18 35 (10.80%) Backbone.js
19 34 (10.49%) Responsive Web Design
19 34 (10.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 33 (10.19%) XML
21 30 (9.26%) Node.js
21 30 (9.26%) Photoshop
22 29 (8.95%) Telecoms
22 29 (8.95%) Ajax
22 29 (8.95%) Git (software)

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 48 (14.81%) CMS
2 30 (9.26%) Node.js
3 20 (6.17%) SharePoint
4 16 (4.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (4.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (2.78%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 8 (2.47%) WordPress
7 8 (2.47%) JBoss
8 7 (2.16%) Apache
8 7 (2.16%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.85%) Sitefinity
9 6 (1.85%) Umbraco
10 5 (1.54%) Drupal
10 5 (1.54%) Commerce Server
10 5 (1.54%) IIS
11 4 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.23%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 30 (9.26%) Photoshop
2 11 (3.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (2.47%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.62%) MS Office
6 1 (0.31%) InDesign
6 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.93%) Fredhopper
4 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.47%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.93%) Office 365
3 3 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.62%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Yammer
5 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.31%) Veeva
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.31%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.56%) Internet
2 14 (4.32%) HTTP
2 14 (4.32%) Intranet
3 2 (0.62%) MVNO
3 2 (0.62%) DNS
3 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.31%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.31%) Firewall
4 1 (0.31%) Wireless
4 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.31%) SSL
4 1 (0.31%) VoIP
4 1 (0.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.31%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.48%) MongoDB
3 19 (5.86%) MySQL
4 8 (2.47%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (1.85%) DB2
7 5 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.93%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.62%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.31%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (8.95%) Git (software)
2 27 (8.33%) Axure RP
3 20 (6.17%) Grunt
4 16 (4.94%) Subversion
4 16 (4.94%) Visual Studio
4 16 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
6 11 (3.40%) Selenium
7 8 (2.47%) JUnit
8 7 (2.16%) NUnit
8 7 (2.16%) Ant
8 7 (2.16%) MSTest
9 6 (1.85%) Jasmine
9 6 (1.85%) Bower
10 5 (1.54%) Maven
10 5 (1.54%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 4 (1.23%) Xcode
12 2 (0.62%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.62%) QUnit
General
1 29 (8.95%) Telecoms
2 25 (7.72%) Marketing
3 23 (7.10%) Retail
4 10 (3.09%) Multimedia
5 6 (1.85%) Finance
6 5 (1.54%) Games
7 4 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.62%) Advertising
9 2 (0.62%) Electronics
9 2 (0.62%) Legal
9 2 (0.62%) Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 237 (73.15%) Developer
2 80 (24.69%) Front-End Developer
3 54 (16.67%) Designer
4 37 (11.42%) Web Developer
5 32 (9.88%) UX Designer
6 26 (8.02%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (4.32%) Java Developer
8 12 (3.70%) PHP Developer
9 11 (3.40%) Analyst
9 11 (3.40%) Senior Developer
10 10 (3.09%) UI Programmer
10 10 (3.09%) UI Developer
10 10 (3.09%) Junior
10 10 (3.09%) Software Developer
10 10 (3.09%) Web Designer
11 9 (2.78%) .NET Developer
12 8 (2.47%) Sitecore Developer
12 8 (2.47%) Front-End Web Developer
12 8 (2.47%) Mobile Developer
12 8 (2.47%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (96.30%) HTML
2 141 (43.52%) HTML5
3 121 (37.35%) CSS3
4 120 (37.04%) jQuery
5 62 (19.14%) AngularJS
6 59 (18.21%) .NET
7 46 (14.20%) Sass
8 35 (10.80%) ASP.NET
8 35 (10.80%) Backbone.js
9 34 (10.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 33 (10.19%) XML
11 29 (8.95%) Ajax
12 23 (7.10%) RESTful
13 19 (5.86%) LESS
14 17 (5.25%) XHTML
15 16 (4.94%) KnockoutJS
16 15 (4.63%) Web Services
16 15 (4.63%) JSON
17 14 (4.32%) Django
17 14 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 87 (26.85%) User Experience
2 26 (8.02%) Mobile App
3 25 (7.72%) W3C
4 12 (3.70%) Graphic Design
5 11 (3.40%) RIA
5 11 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.09%) Photography
7 9 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.54%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.23%) Social Media
9 4 (1.23%) iPhone
9 4 (1.23%) CMDB
10 3 (0.93%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.93%) iPad
10 3 (0.93%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.62%) FMCG
11 2 (0.62%) DTV
12 1 (0.31%) Statistics
12 1 (0.31%) Human Factors
12 1 (0.31%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.48%) Windows
2 17 (5.25%) Linux
3 11 (3.40%) UNIX
4 10 (3.09%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.78%) Android
6 4 (1.23%) AIX
7 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (14.20%) MVC
3 45 (13.89%) TDD
4 42 (12.96%) OO
5 41 (12.65%) E-Commerce
6 38 (11.73%) Web Development
7 34 (10.49%) Responsive Web Design
8 28 (8.64%) Scrum
9 23 (7.10%) Content Management
10 19 (5.86%) Web Accessibility
11 17 (5.25%) Software Engineering
12 13 (4.01%) Unit Testing
12 13 (4.01%) Analytics
12 13 (4.01%) OOP
13 11 (3.40%) Web Design
13 11 (3.40%) User Stories
14 9 (2.78%) Automated Testing
14 9 (2.78%) SDLC
15 8 (2.47%) Mentoring
15 8 (2.47%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 249 (76.85%) JavaScript
2 45 (13.89%) C#
3 44 (13.58%) Java
4 42 (12.96%) PHP
5 40 (12.35%) SQL
6 20 (6.17%) Python
7 7 (2.16%) Ruby
8 6 (1.85%) VB.NET
8 6 (1.85%) C++
9 5 (1.54%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.54%) Perl
10 4 (1.23%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.93%) VBA
11 3 (0.93%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.62%) VBScript
12 2 (0.62%) VB
12 2 (0.62%) C
12 2 (0.62%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.62%) Erlang
13 1 (0.31%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (3.09%) Degree
2 4 (1.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.31%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.23%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (6.48%) Microsoft
1 21 (6.48%) Adobe
2 16 (4.94%) Sitecore
3 12 (3.70%) Oracle
4 9 (2.78%) Google
4 9 (2.78%) IBM
5 6 (1.85%) Sencha
6 5 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.54%) Appcelerator
7 4 (1.23%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.23%) BMC
7 4 (1.23%) CA
7 4 (1.23%) HP
7 4 (1.23%) Telerik
8 3 (0.93%) Omniture
8 3 (0.93%) Zend
8 3 (0.93%) Apple
8 3 (0.93%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.62%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.62%) Marketo
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