The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 4 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing CSS 64 49 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 25.10% 22.90% 11.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 62.75% 58.33% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 18 12
Average daily rate
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£290 £249 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.58% -17.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £178 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.04 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -10.56%
CSS
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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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
102 84 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 40.00% 39.25% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 31 43
Average daily rate £290 £260 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

CSS
Hourly Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

CSS Hourly Rate Histogram in Brighton

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

1 101 (100.00%) HTML
2 96 (95.05%) JavaScript
3 68 (67.33%) jQuery
4 56 (55.45%) .NET
5 53 (52.48%) ASP.NET
6 50 (49.50%) SQL
7 37 (36.63%) Ajax
7 37 (36.63%) User Experience
8 36 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (35.64%) XML
9 34 (33.66%) XSLT
9 34 (33.66%) C#
10 33 (32.67%) MVC
11 32 (31.68%) Web Services
11 32 (31.68%) Web Development
12 31 (30.69%) OOP
13 30 (29.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 26 (25.74%) Visual Studio
15 25 (24.75%) XHTML
15 25 (24.75%) Adobe
15 25 (24.75%) Content Management
15 25 (24.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 24 (23.76%) CMS
16 24 (23.76%) Open Text
17 23 (22.77%) ASP.NET MVC
18 22 (21.78%) Intranet
19 21 (20.79%) W3C
19 21 (20.79%) XSD
20 19 (18.81%) HTML5
20 19 (18.81%) RedDot

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 24 (23.76%) CMS
2 18 (17.82%) IIS
3 6 (5.94%) Apache
4 4 (3.96%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.97%) Jetty
5 3 (2.97%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.99%) JBoss
7 1 (0.99%) Node.js
7 1 (0.99%) Moodle
Applications
1 25 (24.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.97%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.78%) Intranet
2 1 (0.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.92%) MySQL
4 4 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.98%) MarkLogic
5 2 (1.98%) BaseX
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (25.74%) Visual Studio
2 18 (17.82%) Axure RP
3 12 (11.88%) Git (software)
4 9 (8.91%) Selenium
5 6 (5.94%) StyleCop
5 6 (5.94%) NUnit
6 5 (4.95%) Subversion
7 3 (2.97%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.97%) JUnit
7 3 (2.97%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.98%) TestNG
8 2 (1.98%) RSpec
8 2 (1.98%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.98%) NetBeans
8 2 (1.98%) Ant
9 1 (0.99%) JIRA
9 1 (0.99%) Maven
9 1 (0.99%) Hudson
General
1 17 (16.83%) Publishing
2 8 (7.92%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Games
Job Titles
1 92 (91.09%) Developer
2 29 (28.71%) .NET Developer
3 25 (24.75%) C# Developer
4 24 (23.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 24 (23.76%) Web Developer
5 20 (19.80%) CMS Developer
6 18 (17.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (16.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (11.88%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (10.89%) Front-End Developer
9 11 (10.89%) .NET Web Developer
9 11 (10.89%) C# Web Developer
10 9 (8.91%) Java Developer
11 8 (7.92%) PHP Developer
12 7 (6.93%) PHP Web Developer
13 5 (4.95%) UI Designer
13 5 (4.95%) Designer
13 5 (4.95%) UX Designer
14 3 (2.97%) Junior
14 3 (2.97%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (100.00%) HTML
2 68 (67.33%) jQuery
3 56 (55.45%) .NET
4 53 (52.48%) ASP.NET
5 37 (36.63%) Ajax
6 36 (35.64%) XML
7 34 (33.66%) XSLT
8 32 (31.68%) Web Services
9 30 (29.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 25 (24.75%) XHTML
11 23 (22.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (20.79%) XSD
13 19 (18.81%) HTML5
14 17 (16.83%) LINQ
15 14 (13.86%) .NET Framework
16 13 (12.87%) WCF
17 12 (11.88%) CSS3
18 11 (10.89%) Razor View Engine
18 11 (10.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 10 (9.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 37 (36.63%) User Experience
2 21 (20.79%) W3C
3 18 (17.82%) Web 2.0
4 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.95%) Graphic Design
4 5 (4.95%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.97%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.98%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.99%) Clustering
7 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.99%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.87%) Linux
2 6 (5.94%) UNIX
3 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.98%) Android
4 1 (0.99%) Debian
4 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (32.67%) MVC
3 32 (31.68%) Web Development
4 31 (30.69%) OOP
5 25 (24.75%) Content Management
6 18 (17.82%) Rapid Prototyping
7 15 (14.85%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (13.86%) TDD
9 11 (10.89%) Scrum
10 10 (9.90%) OO
10 10 (9.90%) Customer Engagement
11 9 (8.91%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (6.93%) BDD
13 5 (4.95%) Automated Testing
13 5 (4.95%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.95%) Information Architecture
13 5 (4.95%) UX Design
14 4 (3.96%) Software Architecture
14 4 (3.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 96 (95.05%) JavaScript
2 50 (49.50%) SQL
3 34 (33.66%) C#
4 13 (12.87%) XPath
5 11 (10.89%) PHP
5 11 (10.89%) Java
6 9 (8.91%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.93%) PHP5
8 6 (5.94%) XQuery
9 3 (2.97%) Ruby
10 2 (1.98%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.99%) Perl
11 1 (0.99%) Groovy
11 1 (0.99%) JPQL
11 1 (0.99%) HQL
11 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.99%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (11.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (24.75%) Adobe
2 24 (23.76%) Open Text
3 19 (18.81%) RedDot
3 19 (18.81%) Google
4 8 (7.92%) Capita
5 2 (1.98%) Twitter
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle
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