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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 8 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing CSS 103 54 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.51% 6.81% 7.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.72% 24.43% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 42 27
Average daily rate
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£350 £345 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £253 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £398 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
CSS
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
266 221 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 29.72% 27.87% 23.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 174 80
Average daily rate £375 £363 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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.

1 153 (95.03%) HTML
2 138 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 67 (41.61%) HTML5
4 66 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (40.37%) .NET
6 59 (36.65%) jQuery
7 51 (31.68%) MVC
8 44 (27.33%) CSS3
9 42 (26.09%) C#
10 41 (25.47%) Scrum
10 41 (25.47%) TDD
11 37 (22.98%) SQL
12 36 (22.36%) Node.js
13 34 (21.12%) ASP.NET
14 32 (19.88%) AngularJS
15 25 (15.53%) SQL Server
16 24 (14.91%) Git (software)
17 22 (13.66%) CMS
17 22 (13.66%) MySQL
17 22 (13.66%) PHP
17 22 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (13.04%) Sass
19 20 (12.42%) Linux
20 19 (11.80%) OO
20 19 (11.80%) ASP.NET MVC
20 19 (11.80%) Responsive Web Design
21 18 (11.18%) Web Development
22 17 (10.56%) SharePoint
22 17 (10.56%) Microsoft
23 16 (9.94%) E-Commerce

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 36 (22.36%) Node.js
2 22 (13.66%) CMS
3 17 (10.56%) SharePoint
4 16 (9.94%) Umbraco
5 14 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (4.97%) IIS
6 8 (4.97%) Apache
7 6 (3.73%) Drupal
8 4 (2.48%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.48%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.48%) JBoss
9 3 (1.86%) Confluence
9 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.62%) Kentico
10 1 (0.62%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.62%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.48%) MS Project
3 3 (1.86%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.24%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.62%) MS Office
5 1 (0.62%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.62%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.59%) SaaS
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.62%) Force.com
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.62%) Office 365
3 1 (0.62%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.11%) HTTP
2 4 (2.48%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.48%) DNS
2 4 (2.48%) Firewall
3 2 (1.24%) Intranet
3 2 (1.24%) Internet
4 1 (0.62%) Telnet
4 1 (0.62%) SSH
4 1 (0.62%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.62%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.66%) MySQL
3 7 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.73%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.73%) MS Access
5 5 (3.11%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Power View
6 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.24%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (14.91%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.07%) Visual Studio
3 11 (6.83%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.21%) Grunt
5 8 (4.97%) Subversion
6 7 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.35%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.11%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.48%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (2.48%) Selenium
8 4 (2.48%) Mocha
9 3 (1.86%) JIRA
9 3 (1.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (1.86%) CasperJS
9 3 (1.86%) gulp
10 2 (1.24%) Bower
10 2 (1.24%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.62%) Maven
11 1 (0.62%) JBehave
11 1 (0.62%) MSBuild
General
1 10 (6.21%) Finance
2 7 (4.35%) Marketing
3 4 (2.48%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.86%) Electronics
4 3 (1.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.62%) Advertising
5 1 (0.62%) Publishing
5 1 (0.62%) Billing
5 1 (0.62%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 128 (79.50%) Developer
2 23 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 23 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 22 (13.66%) JavaScript Developer
4 17 (10.56%) Web Developer
5 15 (9.32%) SharePoint Developer
5 15 (9.32%) PHP Developer
6 12 (7.45%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.21%) Analyst
7 10 (6.21%) Android Software Engineer
8 7 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (3.73%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.11%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.11%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.11%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (3.11%) Drupal Developer
11 4 (2.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (2.48%) SQL Developer
11 4 (2.48%) .NET Web Developer
11 4 (2.48%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (95.03%) HTML
2 67 (41.61%) HTML5
3 65 (40.37%) .NET
4 59 (36.65%) jQuery
5 44 (27.33%) CSS3
6 34 (21.12%) ASP.NET
7 32 (19.88%) AngularJS
8 21 (13.04%) Sass
9 19 (11.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (9.94%) .NET Framework
11 15 (9.32%) JSON
11 15 (9.32%) Web Services
12 14 (8.70%) REST
13 13 (8.07%) Ajax
13 13 (8.07%) Backbone.js
14 12 (7.45%) XML
15 10 (6.21%) RESTful
15 10 (6.21%) Android SDK
16 9 (5.59%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (5.59%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.59%) User Experience
2 6 (3.73%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.11%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.48%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.86%) W3C
5 3 (1.86%) DTV
6 2 (1.24%) iPhone
6 2 (1.24%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.24%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.24%) iPad
7 1 (0.62%) SCORM
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.42%) Linux
2 14 (8.70%) Android
3 8 (4.97%) Windows
4 7 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.11%) UNIX
5 5 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.48%) Solaris
7 3 (1.86%) CentOS
7 3 (1.86%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (31.68%) MVC
3 41 (25.47%) Scrum
3 41 (25.47%) TDD
4 22 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (11.80%) Responsive Web Design
5 19 (11.80%) OO
6 18 (11.18%) Web Development
7 16 (9.94%) E-Commerce
8 15 (9.32%) Software Engineering
9 12 (7.45%) Content Management
10 11 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (6.21%) BDD
11 10 (6.21%) Android Development
11 10 (6.21%) API Integration
12 9 (5.59%) Open Source
12 9 (5.59%) Web Design
13 7 (4.35%) OOP
13 7 (4.35%) Unit Testing
14 6 (3.73%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 138 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 42 (26.09%) C#
3 37 (22.98%) SQL
4 22 (13.66%) PHP
5 16 (9.94%) Java
6 12 (7.45%) Objective-C
7 7 (4.35%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.73%) VBA
9 5 (3.11%) Ruby
10 4 (2.48%) PHP5
10 4 (2.48%) Python
10 4 (2.48%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.48%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.86%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (1.24%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.24%) Perl
13 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.62%) VB
13 1 (0.62%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.73%) ISEB
3 4 (2.48%) Degree
4 3 (1.86%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.24%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.62%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) SLA
1 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.48%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.86%) yum
1 3 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.62%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.62%) logstash
2 1 (0.62%) Puppet
2 1 (0.62%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.62%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 17 (10.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.59%) Oracle
3 6 (3.73%) OpenText
3 6 (3.73%) Zend
4 5 (3.11%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.48%) Ektron
5 4 (2.48%) Cisco
5 4 (2.48%) Sun
5 4 (2.48%) BEA
6 3 (1.86%) SAP
6 3 (1.86%) Adobe
6 3 (1.86%) Appcelerator
7 2 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.62%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.62%) Splunk
8 1 (0.62%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.62%) Siebel
8 1 (0.62%) BMC
8 1 (0.62%) CA
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