The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 30 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Contract jobs citing CSS 50 101 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.62% 11.74% 5.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.03% 39.45% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 87 31
Average daily rate
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£340 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
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South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
185 256 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.79% 29.77% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 210 86
Average daily rate £368 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.70% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.79% +34.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

1 102 (88.70%) HTML
2 83 (72.17%) JavaScript
3 51 (44.35%) jQuery
4 49 (42.61%) HTML5
5 38 (33.04%) CSS3
5 38 (33.04%) .NET
6 34 (29.57%) C#
6 34 (29.57%) MVC
6 34 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (28.70%) ASP.NET
8 29 (25.22%) Java
9 26 (22.61%) SQL Server
10 25 (21.74%) Visual Studio
10 25 (21.74%) Microsoft
11 23 (20.00%) Scrum
12 21 (18.26%) TDD
13 19 (16.52%) XML
13 19 (16.52%) SQL
14 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (14.78%) AngularJS
15 15 (13.04%) Node.js
15 15 (13.04%) OO
16 14 (12.17%) CMS
16 14 (12.17%) PHP
16 14 (12.17%) Open Source
16 14 (12.17%) Responsive Web Design
16 14 (12.17%) Team Foundation Server
17 13 (11.30%) Security Cleared
17 13 (11.30%) Web Development
17 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 15 (13.04%) Node.js
2 14 (12.17%) CMS
3 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.09%) Umbraco
5 6 (5.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.48%) LiveCycle
6 4 (3.48%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.74%) Apache
7 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.87%) Drupal
8 1 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.09%) MS Project
3 3 (2.61%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.87%) MS Office
4 1 (0.87%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.87%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.87%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.74%) SaaS
2 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.87%) Office 365
3 1 (0.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) HTTP
2 3 (2.61%) Internet
2 3 (2.61%) DVB
3 1 (0.87%) DLNA
3 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.87%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (10.43%) MS Access
3 10 (8.70%) MySQL
3 10 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.09%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 14 (12.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 7 (6.09%) Subversion
4 5 (4.35%) Maven
4 5 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.48%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (3.48%) Selenium
5 4 (3.48%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.61%) Ant
6 3 (2.61%) NetBeans
6 3 (2.61%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.61%) Hudson
7 2 (1.74%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.74%) JIRA
8 1 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (6.96%) Marketing
2 6 (5.22%) Electronics
3 5 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.35%) Finance
3 5 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.87%) Advertising
4 1 (0.87%) Games
Job Titles
1 89 (77.39%) Developer
2 15 (13.04%) .NET Developer
3 14 (12.17%) Web Developer
4 13 (11.30%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (9.57%) Java Developer
6 10 (8.70%) PHP Developer
7 9 (7.83%) Programmer
7 9 (7.83%) Analyst
7 9 (7.83%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (6.96%) Analyst Programmer
9 7 (6.09%) Software Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (5.22%) SharePoint Developer
11 5 (4.35%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.61%) Software Developer
12 3 (2.61%) .NET Web Developer
12 3 (2.61%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (88.70%) HTML
2 51 (44.35%) jQuery
3 49 (42.61%) HTML5
4 38 (33.04%) CSS3
4 38 (33.04%) .NET
5 33 (28.70%) ASP.NET
6 19 (16.52%) XML
7 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (14.78%) AngularJS
8 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 13 (11.30%) Web Services
8 13 (11.30%) Ajax
9 11 (9.57%) Backbone.js
10 9 (7.83%) Ember.js
11 8 (6.96%) RESTful
12 7 (6.09%) Sass
12 7 (6.09%) Apache Cordova
12 7 (6.09%) .NET Framework
12 7 (6.09%) JSON
12 7 (6.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.17%) Open Source
2 9 (7.83%) DTV
3 8 (6.96%) User Experience
4 7 (6.09%) N-Tier
5 5 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.48%) MPEG
7 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.61%) Streaming Video
7 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.74%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.74%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.87%) iDTV
9 1 (0.87%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.87%) STB
9 1 (0.87%) Animation
9 1 (0.87%) Online Games
9 1 (0.87%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.96%) Windows
1 8 (6.96%) Linux
2 7 (6.09%) Android
2 7 (6.09%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.22%) Windows Phone
4 3 (2.61%) CentOS
5 2 (1.74%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.57%) MVC
1 34 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.00%) Scrum
3 21 (18.26%) TDD
4 15 (13.04%) OO
5 14 (12.17%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (11.30%) Web Development
7 12 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (9.57%) Waterfall
9 10 (8.70%) V-Model
10 9 (7.83%) Content Management
10 9 (7.83%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.96%) Data Analysis
12 6 (5.22%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (5.22%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (4.35%) OOP
13 5 (4.35%) SOA
13 5 (4.35%) Web Design
13 5 (4.35%) Programme Management
14 4 (3.48%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 83 (72.17%) JavaScript
2 34 (29.57%) C#
3 29 (25.22%) Java
4 19 (16.52%) SQL
5 14 (12.17%) PHP
6 12 (10.43%) VB.NET
7 11 (9.57%) VBA
8 6 (5.22%) PHP5
9 4 (3.48%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.48%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.61%) Python
11 2 (1.74%) C
11 2 (1.74%) Ruby
11 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.87%) Scala
12 1 (0.87%) C++
12 1 (0.87%) Perl
12 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.87%) VB6
12 1 (0.87%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.30%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.96%) Degree
3 7 (6.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.83%) Oracle
3 7 (6.09%) Adobe
3 7 (6.09%) Appcelerator
4 5 (4.35%) SAP
5 4 (3.48%) Sencha
6 3 (2.61%) Zend
7 2 (1.74%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.87%) CODA
8 1 (0.87%) Sage
8 1 (0.87%) Google
8 1 (0.87%) Sitecore
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