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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 12 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Contract jobs citing CSS 73 61 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.17% 10.03% 4.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.91% 38.36% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 50 23
Average daily rate
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£335 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £232 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £48.75 - £50.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 - £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 - £50.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
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
293 159 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 28.78% 26.15% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 122 101
Average daily rate £375 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 9
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014, 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.

1 119 (91.54%) HTML
2 103 (79.23%) JavaScript
3 68 (52.31%) jQuery
4 45 (34.62%) HTML5
4 45 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (33.08%) CSS3
6 40 (30.77%) .NET
7 37 (28.46%) C#
8 36 (27.69%) PHP
9 35 (26.92%) MVC
10 30 (23.08%) MySQL
10 30 (23.08%) ASP.NET
11 24 (18.46%) SQL
12 23 (17.69%) Java
12 23 (17.69%) TDD
13 22 (16.92%) Scrum
14 21 (16.15%) Responsive Web Design
15 20 (15.38%) XML
16 18 (13.85%) SQL Server
16 18 (13.85%) Software Engineering
17 17 (13.08%) OO
17 17 (13.08%) Sass
18 16 (12.31%) Linux
18 16 (12.31%) Ajax
18 16 (12.31%) Web Development
19 15 (11.54%) Zend
19 15 (11.54%) Microsoft
20 14 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
20 14 (10.77%) Spring
21 13 (10.00%) PHP5

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 12 (9.23%) Tomcat
2 10 (7.69%) CMS
3 9 (6.92%) Node.js
4 5 (3.85%) Apache
5 4 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.08%) Umbraco
5 4 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.31%) Confluence
6 3 (2.31%) Drupal
7 2 (1.54%) IIS
8 1 (0.77%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.77%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.54%) Edge Animate
3 1 (0.77%) MS Project
3 1 (0.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.77%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (6.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.15%) SaaS
2 7 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (5.38%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) Internet
2 2 (1.54%) DVB
3 1 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.08%) MySQL
2 18 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.77%) MS Access
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.77%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.77%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Subversion
2 9 (6.92%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.15%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.38%) PHPUnit
4 7 (5.38%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.62%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.85%) NetBeans
6 5 (3.85%) Ant
6 5 (3.85%) JIRA
7 4 (3.08%) Maven
7 4 (3.08%) JUnit
7 4 (3.08%) Hudson
8 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.54%) Grunt
9 1 (0.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.77%) Selenium
General
1 11 (8.46%) Marketing
2 10 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.15%) Electronics
3 8 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.15%) Finance
4 3 (2.31%) Retail
5 2 (1.54%) Law
6 1 (0.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 111 (85.38%) Developer
2 28 (21.54%) Front-End Developer
3 18 (13.85%) Web Developer
3 18 (13.85%) PHP Developer
4 16 (12.31%) .NET Developer
5 15 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 9 (6.92%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.15%) C# Developer
7 8 (6.15%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (4.62%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.62%) Front-End Web Developer
8 6 (4.62%) UI Developer
8 6 (4.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (4.62%) UI Programmer
9 5 (3.85%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.08%) Analyst
10 4 (3.08%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.08%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 4 (3.08%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (91.54%) HTML
2 68 (52.31%) jQuery
3 45 (34.62%) HTML5
4 43 (33.08%) CSS3
5 40 (30.77%) .NET
6 30 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 20 (15.38%) XML
8 17 (13.08%) Sass
9 16 (12.31%) Ajax
10 14 (10.77%) Spring
11 13 (10.00%) Web Services
11 13 (10.00%) JSON
11 13 (10.00%) Symfony
12 12 (9.23%) LAMP
12 12 (9.23%) LESS
12 12 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (8.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (8.46%) AngularJS
13 11 (8.46%) .NET Framework
14 8 (6.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.46%) DTV
2 10 (7.69%) User Experience
3 8 (6.15%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.85%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.85%) Open Source
5 4 (3.08%) E-Learning
5 4 (3.08%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.31%) MPEG
6 3 (2.31%) W3C
6 3 (2.31%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.54%) Animation
8 1 (0.77%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.77%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.77%) Online Games
8 1 (0.77%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.77%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.31%) Linux
2 9 (6.92%) CentOS
3 7 (5.38%) Fedora
4 5 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.08%) Android
6 3 (2.31%) UNIX
7 2 (1.54%) Windows
8 1 (0.77%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (26.92%) MVC
3 23 (17.69%) TDD
4 22 (16.92%) Scrum
5 21 (16.15%) Responsive Web Design
6 18 (13.85%) Software Engineering
7 17 (13.08%) OO
8 16 (12.31%) Web Development
9 14 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (6.92%) OOP
13 8 (6.15%) Programme Management
14 7 (5.38%) Mentoring
15 6 (4.62%) SOA
16 5 (3.85%) OO PHP
16 5 (3.85%) Unit Testing
17 4 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
17 4 (3.08%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 103 (79.23%) JavaScript
2 37 (28.46%) C#
3 36 (27.69%) PHP
4 24 (18.46%) SQL
5 23 (17.69%) Java
6 13 (10.00%) PHP5
7 9 (6.92%) Ruby
8 7 (5.38%) Python
9 4 (3.08%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.08%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.08%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.08%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.08%) C++
10 3 (2.31%) VB
11 2 (1.54%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.54%) Scala
11 2 (1.54%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.38%) Degree
3 5 (3.85%) ISEB
4 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 15 (11.54%) Zend
2 9 (6.92%) Oracle
2 9 (6.92%) SAP
3 7 (5.38%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.08%) Open Text
4 4 (3.08%) Adobe
4 4 (3.08%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.31%) hybris
6 2 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.54%) Facebook
6 2 (1.54%) Google
7 1 (0.77%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.77%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.77%) EPiServer
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