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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 23 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 52 66 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.07% 8.46% 6.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.61% 37.08% 31.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 57 34
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -10.56%
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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
230 178 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 26.84% 22.82% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 137 98
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £46.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.73% -7.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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.

1 113 (87.60%) HTML
2 98 (75.97%) JavaScript
3 61 (47.29%) jQuery
4 50 (38.76%) HTML5
5 46 (35.66%) CSS3
6 41 (31.78%) .NET
7 40 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (27.13%) C#
9 31 (24.03%) ASP.NET
10 30 (23.26%) MVC
11 27 (20.93%) Java
12 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
13 23 (17.83%) SQL
14 22 (17.05%) OO
15 21 (16.28%) SQL Server
16 20 (15.50%) TDD
16 20 (15.50%) Scrum
17 19 (14.73%) PHP
18 18 (13.95%) Visual Studio
19 17 (13.18%) Responsive Web Design
19 17 (13.18%) XML
20 16 (12.40%) Security Cleared
21 15 (11.63%) Web Development
21 15 (11.63%) MySQL
22 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC
22 14 (10.85%) Node.js
23 13 (10.08%) Ajax
23 13 (10.08%) AngularJS
24 12 (9.30%) .NET Framework
25 11 (8.53%) JSON

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 14 (10.85%) Node.js
2 11 (8.53%) CMS
3 5 (3.88%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.10%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (3.10%) Umbraco
4 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.33%) Apache
5 3 (2.33%) Drupal
5 3 (2.33%) LiveCycle
6 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.78%) IIS
7 1 (0.78%) Kentico
7 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Photoshop
1 6 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.33%) MS Project
3 2 (1.55%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.55%) Edge Animate
4 1 (0.78%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.78%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (3.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.65%) HTTP
2 3 (2.33%) DVB
2 3 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.78%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.63%) MySQL
3 7 (5.43%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.65%) MS Access
5 5 (3.88%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.78%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.65%) Subversion
3 6 (4.65%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.88%) Ant
4 5 (3.88%) Maven
5 4 (3.10%) PHPUnit
5 4 (3.10%) Hudson
5 4 (3.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (3.10%) NetBeans
6 3 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.55%) JIRA
7 2 (1.55%) Selenium
8 1 (0.78%) Grunt
8 1 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.78%) JUnit
General
1 10 (7.75%) Marketing
2 7 (5.43%) Electronics
3 6 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.65%) Finance
3 6 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Advertising
4 1 (0.78%) Law
4 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 100 (77.52%) Developer
2 18 (13.95%) Front-End Developer
3 16 (12.40%) Web Developer
4 15 (11.63%) .NET Developer
5 14 (10.85%) Java Developer
6 12 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (8.53%) C# Developer
7 11 (8.53%) PHP Developer
8 9 (6.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.43%) Analyst
10 7 (5.43%) Software Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.65%) Analyst Programmer
11 6 (4.65%) Programmer
12 4 (3.10%) PHP Zend Developer
12 4 (3.10%) Designer
12 4 (3.10%) UI Developer
12 4 (3.10%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (87.60%) HTML
2 61 (47.29%) jQuery
3 50 (38.76%) HTML5
4 46 (35.66%) CSS3
5 41 (31.78%) .NET
6 31 (24.03%) ASP.NET
7 17 (13.18%) XML
8 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (10.08%) Ajax
9 13 (10.08%) AngularJS
10 12 (9.30%) .NET Framework
11 11 (8.53%) JSON
11 11 (8.53%) Web Services
12 10 (7.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (6.98%) Sass
14 8 (6.20%) Backbone.js
14 8 (6.20%) Spring
14 8 (6.20%) SOAP
15 6 (4.65%) Ember.js
15 6 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.75%) DTV
1 10 (7.75%) User Experience
2 8 (6.20%) Open Source
2 8 (6.20%) N-Tier
3 6 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.88%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.10%) MPEG
6 3 (2.33%) W3C
6 3 (2.33%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.55%) Animation
7 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.55%) E-Learning
7 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.78%) STB
8 1 (0.78%) iDTV
8 1 (0.78%) Online Games
8 1 (0.78%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.78%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.53%) Linux
2 8 (6.20%) Apple iOS
2 8 (6.20%) Android
3 6 (4.65%) CentOS
3 6 (4.65%) Windows
4 4 (3.10%) Windows Phone
4 4 (3.10%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (23.26%) MVC
3 22 (17.05%) OO
4 20 (15.50%) TDD
4 20 (15.50%) Scrum
5 17 (13.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (11.63%) Web Development
7 11 (8.53%) Software Engineering
8 8 (6.20%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.20%) OOP
8 8 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.65%) Programme Management
9 6 (4.65%) SOA
9 6 (4.65%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.88%) Use Case
10 5 (3.88%) Software Testing
10 5 (3.88%) Content Management
10 5 (3.88%) Waterfall
10 5 (3.88%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 98 (75.97%) JavaScript
2 35 (27.13%) C#
3 27 (20.93%) Java
4 23 (17.83%) SQL
5 19 (14.73%) PHP
6 9 (6.98%) PHP5
7 6 (4.65%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.88%) Python
8 5 (3.88%) VBA
8 5 (3.88%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.88%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.10%) Ruby
9 4 (3.10%) C++
10 2 (1.55%) C
10 2 (1.55%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.78%) VB6
11 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.78%) VB
11 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (12.40%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.75%) Degree
3 7 (5.43%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.53%) Oracle
3 7 (5.43%) SAP
4 6 (4.65%) Adobe
5 5 (3.88%) Zend
6 4 (3.10%) Sitecore
6 4 (3.10%) Sencha
6 4 (3.10%) Appcelerator
6 4 (3.10%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.10%) Open Text
7 3 (2.33%) Google
8 2 (1.55%) Facebook
9 1 (0.78%) CODA
9 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.78%) Sage
9 1 (0.78%) EPiServer
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