The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 16 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 Bracknell 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 31 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing CSS 8 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.42% 4.78% 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.67% 40.00% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 1
Average daily rate £400 £425 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +26.86%
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
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.09% 11.96% 24.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 5
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £425 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £17.33 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CSS
Berkshire

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) HTML5
2 15 (78.95%) CSS3
3 13 (68.42%) Apple iOS
3 13 (68.42%) Android
3 13 (68.42%) Adobe
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (63.16%) Retail
5 11 (57.89%) Axure RP
5 11 (57.89%) Mobile App
6 10 (52.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 10 (52.63%) Appcelerator
6 10 (52.63%) Automotive
6 10 (52.63%) Scrum
7 9 (47.37%) Usability Testing
8 8 (42.11%) Smartphone
8 8 (42.11%) MS Office
8 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
9 7 (36.84%) Rapid Prototyping
10 6 (31.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 4 (21.05%) Java
11 4 (21.05%) Ajax
12 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
12 3 (15.79%) JSON
12 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
12 3 (15.79%) jQuery
13 2 (10.53%) WFM
13 2 (10.53%) Web Development
13 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
13 2 (10.53%) iPad

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.26%) Commerce Server
2 1 (5.26%) Alfresco
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.26%) InDesign
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Axure RP
2 10 (52.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 6 (31.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (10.53%) PhoneGap
5 1 (5.26%) Maven
5 1 (5.26%) JUnit
5 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
General
1 12 (63.16%) Retail
2 10 (52.63%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Designer
2 11 (57.89%) User Experience Designer
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Design Authority
5 2 (10.53%) Senior User Experience Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) HTML5
2 15 (78.95%) CSS3
3 4 (21.05%) Ajax
4 3 (15.79%) JSON
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) REST
5 2 (10.53%) WSDL
5 2 (10.53%) J2EE
5 2 (10.53%) SOAP
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) XSD
6 1 (5.26%) JSTL
6 1 (5.26%) Dojo
6 1 (5.26%) Spring
6 1 (5.26%) XHTML
6 1 (5.26%) EJB
6 1 (5.26%) JSP
6 1 (5.26%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Mobile App
2 8 (42.11%) Smartphone
3 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
3 2 (10.53%) iPad
4 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.26%) GIS
4 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Apple iOS
1 13 (68.42%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) Usability Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) WFM
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (10.53%) Android Development
6 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) ETL
6 2 (10.53%) OOP
6 2 (10.53%) Benchmarking
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) Web Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.26%) COBOL
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Adobe
2 10 (52.63%) Appcelerator
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft