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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 35 12 26
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Contract jobs citing CSS 42 86 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.91% 10.12% 5.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.59% 41.15% 25.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 72 29
Average daily rate
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£340 £335 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £246 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.56% -10.15%
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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
204 209 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.86% 24.59% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 166 90
Average daily rate £375 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 5 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 5 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.

1 101 (87.83%) HTML
2 82 (71.30%) JavaScript
3 49 (42.61%) jQuery
4 46 (40.00%) HTML5
5 41 (35.65%) .NET
6 37 (32.17%) CSS3
7 34 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (27.83%) C#
9 30 (26.09%) ASP.NET
9 30 (26.09%) MVC
10 29 (25.22%) Java
10 29 (25.22%) Microsoft
11 25 (21.74%) SQL Server
12 23 (20.00%) SQL
13 22 (19.13%) Visual Studio
13 22 (19.13%) Scrum
14 21 (18.26%) TDD
15 19 (16.52%) XML
16 17 (14.78%) AngularJS
17 16 (13.91%) Node.js
17 16 (13.91%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (13.91%) OO
18 15 (13.04%) Security Cleared
19 13 (11.30%) Ajax
19 13 (11.30%) Web Services
20 12 (10.43%) PHP
20 12 (10.43%) Open Source
20 12 (10.43%) Team Foundation Server
20 12 (10.43%) Responsive Web Design
21 11 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 16 (13.91%) Node.js
2 10 (8.70%) CMS
3 8 (6.96%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.48%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.61%) LiveCycle
5 3 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.61%) Apache
6 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.74%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.87%) Drupal
7 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.22%) MS Project
3 4 (3.48%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.74%) Edge Animate
5 1 (0.87%) MS Office
5 1 (0.87%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.87%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.74%) SaaS
2 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) 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%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (8.70%) MS Access
3 9 (7.83%) MySQL
4 8 (6.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (5.22%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.87%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 22 (19.13%) Visual Studio
2 12 (10.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 6 (5.22%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.22%) Subversion
3 6 (5.22%) Maven
4 5 (4.35%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.48%) Ant
5 4 (3.48%) NetBeans
5 4 (3.48%) Selenium
5 4 (3.48%) Hudson
6 3 (2.61%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (2.61%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.74%) JIRA
8 1 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.87%) Grunt
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
4 1 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 85 (73.91%) Developer
2 13 (11.30%) .NET Developer
2 13 (11.30%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (9.57%) Java Developer
3 11 (9.57%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (8.70%) Web Developer
5 9 (7.83%) Analyst
5 9 (7.83%) PHP Developer
5 9 (7.83%) C# Developer
6 8 (6.96%) Programmer
6 8 (6.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (6.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (6.09%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (6.09%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.48%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (3.48%) Designer
10 3 (2.61%) PHP Zend Developer
10 3 (2.61%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (87.83%) HTML
2 49 (42.61%) jQuery
3 46 (40.00%) HTML5
4 41 (35.65%) .NET
5 37 (32.17%) CSS3
6 30 (26.09%) ASP.NET
7 19 (16.52%) XML
8 17 (14.78%) AngularJS
9 16 (13.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (11.30%) Web Services
10 13 (11.30%) Ajax
11 11 (9.57%) .NET Framework
11 11 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 10 (8.70%) Backbone.js
13 9 (7.83%) JSON
14 8 (6.96%) Ember.js
15 6 (5.22%) Apache Cordova
15 6 (5.22%) Sass
15 6 (5.22%) RESTful
15 6 (5.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.43%) Open Source
2 9 (7.83%) DTV
3 8 (6.96%) N-Tier
4 7 (6.09%) User Experience
5 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.48%) MPEG
6 4 (3.48%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.61%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.74%) E-Learning
8 2 (1.74%) Animation
8 2 (1.74%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.87%) Online Games
9 1 (0.87%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.87%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.87%) iDTV
9 1 (0.87%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.83%) Linux
2 7 (6.09%) Windows
3 6 (5.22%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.22%) Android
4 5 (4.35%) Windows Phone
5 4 (3.48%) CentOS
6 2 (1.74%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (26.09%) MVC
3 22 (19.13%) Scrum
4 21 (18.26%) TDD
5 16 (13.91%) OO
6 12 (10.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (7.83%) Software Engineering
8 9 (7.83%) Web Development
8 9 (7.83%) Waterfall
9 8 (6.96%) V-Model
9 8 (6.96%) Content Management
9 8 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.09%) Data Analysis
11 6 (5.22%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (5.22%) E-Commerce
11 6 (5.22%) OOP
11 6 (5.22%) SOA
12 5 (4.35%) Web Design
12 5 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (71.30%) JavaScript
2 32 (27.83%) C#
3 29 (25.22%) Java
4 23 (20.00%) SQL
5 12 (10.43%) PHP
6 10 (8.70%) VB.NET
7 9 (7.83%) VBA
8 5 (4.35%) PHP5
8 5 (4.35%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.61%) Python
9 3 (2.61%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.74%) C
10 2 (1.74%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.74%) Ruby
11 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.87%) Scala
11 1 (0.87%) VB
11 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.87%) VB6
11 1 (0.87%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.83%) Degree
3 7 (6.09%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.35%) ISEB
5 2 (1.74%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (25.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.96%) Oracle
3 7 (6.09%) Adobe
4 6 (5.22%) SAP
4 6 (5.22%) Appcelerator
5 4 (3.48%) Sencha
5 4 (3.48%) Open Text
6 3 (2.61%) Zend
6 3 (2.61%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.74%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.87%) CODA
8 1 (0.87%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.87%) Sage
8 1 (0.87%) Google
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