The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bolton region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 5 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing CSS 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 21.74% 20.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.25% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +79.48%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 69.57% 20.00% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CSS
Manchester

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Bolton region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Bolton region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
1 9 (100.00%) CSS3
2 8 (88.89%) BDD
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) Scala
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
4 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 6 (66.67%) QA
4 6 (66.67%) Ajax
4 6 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
4 6 (66.67%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (66.67%) Big Data
4 6 (66.67%) Escenic
4 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 6 (66.67%) JSF
4 6 (66.67%) Java RMI
4 6 (66.67%) OOD
4 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) CMS
4 6 (66.67%) LAMP
4 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 6 (66.67%) Scrum
4 6 (66.67%) .NET
4 6 (66.67%) J2EE
4 6 (66.67%) MySQL

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton 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 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 6 (66.67%) MQSeries
1 6 (66.67%) CMS
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 6 (66.67%) Escenic
1 6 (66.67%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 6 (66.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Programmer
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Java Programmer
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Developer Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Programmer
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Java Programmer
3 3 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Front-End Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
5 1 (11.11%) UI Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
1 9 (100.00%) CSS3
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) J2EE
3 6 (66.67%) EJB
3 6 (66.67%) Struts
3 6 (66.67%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) Java RMI
3 6 (66.67%) LAMP
3 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
3 6 (66.67%) JSF
3 6 (66.67%) Ajax
3 6 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
1 8 (88.89%) BDD
2 6 (66.67%) UML
2 6 (66.67%) OOP
2 6 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (66.67%) RUP
2 6 (66.67%) OOD
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) SEO
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Android Development
4 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
5 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) Scala
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) JBoss