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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 96 67 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.39% 7.87% 7.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.40% 28.15% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 51 33
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
250 238 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 27.06% 27.97% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 173 102
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £37.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.83% +112.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 August 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 August 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.

1 152 (95.00%) HTML
2 146 (91.25%) JavaScript
3 66 (41.25%) .NET
3 66 (41.25%) HTML5
4 60 (37.50%) jQuery
5 59 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (31.88%) MVC
7 44 (27.50%) C#
8 43 (26.88%) CSS3
9 39 (24.38%) SQL
10 38 (23.75%) TDD
11 35 (21.88%) Scrum
11 35 (21.88%) Node.js
12 30 (18.75%) AngularJS
13 27 (16.88%) ASP.NET
14 26 (16.25%) Git (software)
15 25 (15.63%) Umbraco
16 24 (15.00%) Web Development
17 23 (14.38%) CMS
17 23 (14.38%) MySQL
18 22 (13.75%) Linux
18 22 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (12.50%) Sass
19 20 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
19 20 (12.50%) PHP
20 19 (11.88%) OO
21 18 (11.25%) SQL Server
22 15 (9.38%) E-Commerce
22 15 (9.38%) .NET Framework
22 15 (9.38%) JSON

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 35 (21.88%) Node.js
2 25 (15.63%) Umbraco
3 23 (14.38%) CMS
4 13 (8.13%) SharePoint
5 12 (7.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (5.00%) IIS
6 8 (5.00%) Apache
7 6 (3.75%) Drupal
8 4 (2.50%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.50%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.50%) JBoss
9 3 (1.88%) Confluence
10 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.63%) Kentico
10 1 (0.63%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.63%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.88%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.25%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.63%) MS Project
4 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.25%) SaaS
2 2 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) Force.com
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.75%) HTTP
2 4 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.50%) DNS
2 4 (2.50%) Firewall
3 2 (1.25%) Internet
4 1 (0.63%) Telnet
4 1 (0.63%) SSH
4 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.63%) Intranet
4 1 (0.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.38%) MySQL
2 18 (11.25%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.38%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Power View
5 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.25%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.25%) MS Access
6 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (16.25%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 10 (6.25%) Grunt
3 8 (5.00%) Subversion
4 7 (4.38%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.75%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.13%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (2.50%) Mocha
8 3 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.88%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.88%) CasperJS
8 3 (1.88%) gulp
9 2 (1.25%) Selenium
9 2 (1.25%) JIRA
9 2 (1.25%) Bower
9 2 (1.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.63%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.63%) JBehave
General
1 8 (5.00%) Finance
2 6 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.50%) Marketing
4 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) Publishing
5 1 (0.63%) Billing
5 1 (0.63%) Local Government
5 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 129 (80.63%) Developer
2 22 (13.75%) JavaScript Developer
2 22 (13.75%) Front-End Developer
3 21 (13.13%) Web Developer
4 18 (11.25%) .NET Developer
5 13 (8.13%) PHP Developer
5 13 (8.13%) SharePoint Developer
6 12 (7.50%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.25%) Android Software Engineer
8 8 (5.00%) Analyst
9 5 (3.13%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.13%) Drupal Developer
9 5 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (2.50%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (2.50%) Tester
11 3 (1.88%) Test Analyst
11 3 (1.88%) Senior Developer
11 3 (1.88%) Programmer
11 3 (1.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 3 (1.88%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (95.00%) HTML
2 66 (41.25%) .NET
2 66 (41.25%) HTML5
3 60 (37.50%) jQuery
4 43 (26.88%) CSS3
5 30 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 27 (16.88%) ASP.NET
7 20 (12.50%) Sass
8 15 (9.38%) .NET Framework
8 15 (9.38%) JSON
9 14 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (8.75%) REST
10 13 (8.13%) Web Services
11 12 (7.50%) Backbone.js
12 10 (6.25%) Android SDK
12 10 (6.25%) Ajax
13 9 (5.63%) XML
13 9 (5.63%) J2EE
13 9 (5.63%) RESTful
13 9 (5.63%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.63%) Digital Media
2 6 (3.75%) User Experience
3 5 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.88%) iPad
5 3 (1.88%) W3C
5 3 (1.88%) iPhone
5 3 (1.88%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.25%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.63%) SCORM
7 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.75%) Linux
2 14 (8.75%) Android
3 7 (4.38%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.38%) UNIX
3 7 (4.38%) Windows
4 5 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.50%) Solaris
6 3 (1.88%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.88%) CentOS
7 2 (1.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (31.88%) MVC
3 38 (23.75%) TDD
4 35 (21.88%) Scrum
5 24 (15.00%) Web Development
6 22 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (11.88%) OO
9 15 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 15 (9.38%) Software Engineering
10 11 (6.88%) Web Design
11 10 (6.25%) BDD
11 10 (6.25%) Android Development
11 10 (6.25%) API Integration
12 9 (5.63%) Content Management
13 7 (4.38%) Open Source
14 6 (3.75%) Unit Testing
14 6 (3.75%) Project Management
14 6 (3.75%) Regression Testing
15 5 (3.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 146 (91.25%) JavaScript
2 44 (27.50%) C#
3 39 (24.38%) SQL
4 20 (12.50%) PHP
5 12 (7.50%) Java
5 12 (7.50%) Objective-C
6 9 (5.63%) Ruby
7 8 (5.00%) Python
8 4 (2.50%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.50%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.88%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (1.88%) Scala
9 3 (1.88%) Apex Code
9 3 (1.88%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.88%) PHP5
9 3 (1.88%) Perl
10 2 (1.25%) VBA
11 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (3.75%) ISEB
1 6 (3.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.25%) Degree
3 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) SLA
1 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) yum
1 3 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.63%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.63%) logstash
2 1 (0.63%) Puppet
2 1 (0.63%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.63%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (6.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.25%) Oracle
3 6 (3.75%) OpenText
3 6 (3.75%) Zend
4 5 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.50%) Ektron
5 4 (2.50%) Cisco
5 4 (2.50%) Sun
5 4 (2.50%) BEA
6 2 (1.25%) Siebel
6 2 (1.25%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.25%) Adobe
6 2 (1.25%) Eloqua
6 2 (1.25%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.63%) Splunk
7 1 (0.63%) SAP
7 1 (0.63%) BMC
7 1 (0.63%) CA
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £275.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago