The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bristol region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing CSS 56 41 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.11% 7.64% 6.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.54% 33.06% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 33
Average daily rate
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£350 £240 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £145 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £285 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £296 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.48% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
211 124 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 26.78% 23.09% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 80 109
Average daily rate £350 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 12
Average hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
CSS
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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.

1 144 (95.36%) HTML
2 108 (71.52%) JavaScript
3 80 (52.98%) jQuery
4 68 (45.03%) PHP
5 53 (35.10%) HTML5
6 49 (32.45%) MVC
7 44 (29.14%) MySQL
8 43 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (25.17%) .NET
9 38 (25.17%) CSS3
10 35 (23.18%) C#
11 33 (21.85%) ASP.NET
11 33 (21.85%) Zend
12 28 (18.54%) TDD
13 26 (17.22%) Scrum
14 24 (15.89%) LAMP
14 24 (15.89%) Sass
15 23 (15.23%) XML
15 23 (15.23%) Java
15 23 (15.23%) SQL Server
16 21 (13.91%) LESS
17 20 (13.25%) Symfony
17 20 (13.25%) Web Development
18 19 (12.58%) Web Services
18 19 (12.58%) OO
19 18 (11.92%) E-Commerce
19 18 (11.92%) Software Engineering
20 17 (11.26%) Spring
20 17 (11.26%) SQL
20 17 (11.26%) ASP.NET MVC

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 14 (9.27%) Drupal
2 13 (8.61%) Node.js
3 12 (7.95%) CMS
3 12 (7.95%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.64%) WordPress
5 6 (3.97%) Confluence
6 5 (3.31%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.99%) Apache
7 3 (1.99%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.66%) nginx
9 1 (0.66%) Kentico
9 1 (0.66%) IIS
9 1 (0.66%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (6.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (4.64%) SaaS
2 5 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.65%) Internet
2 2 (1.32%) DVB
3 1 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (29.14%) MySQL
2 23 (15.23%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.97%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.65%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.65%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.99%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (7.95%) Subversion
2 10 (6.62%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.30%) PHPUnit
4 7 (4.64%) JIRA
5 6 (3.97%) JUnit
6 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.66%) Grunt
7 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.66%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.66%) Selenium
7 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (9.93%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.95%) Manufacturing
2 12 (7.95%) Marketing
3 11 (7.28%) Electronics
4 10 (6.62%) Finance
5 3 (1.99%) Retail
6 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.66%) Law
Job Titles
1 136 (90.07%) Developer
2 37 (24.50%) PHP Developer
3 26 (17.22%) Front-End Developer
4 25 (16.56%) Web Developer
5 22 (14.57%) .NET Developer
6 12 (7.95%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (7.28%) Java Developer
8 10 (6.62%) Drupal Developer
9 9 (5.96%) PHP Web Developer
10 8 (5.30%) Front-End Web Developer
11 7 (4.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.64%) Lead Developer
11 7 (4.64%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.97%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.97%) Analyst
12 6 (3.97%) UI Developer
12 6 (3.97%) UI Programmer
12 6 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (3.97%) WordPress Developer
13 5 (3.31%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (95.36%) HTML
2 80 (52.98%) jQuery
3 53 (35.10%) HTML5
4 38 (25.17%) CSS3
4 38 (25.17%) .NET
5 33 (21.85%) ASP.NET
6 24 (15.89%) LAMP
6 24 (15.89%) Sass
7 23 (15.23%) XML
8 21 (13.91%) LESS
9 20 (13.25%) Symfony
10 19 (12.58%) Web Services
11 17 (11.26%) Spring
11 17 (11.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (10.60%) Ajax
13 14 (9.27%) JSON
14 13 (8.61%) Zend Framework
15 12 (7.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (6.62%) Backbone.js
17 9 (5.96%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.95%) DTV
2 6 (3.97%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.31%) Open Source
3 5 (3.31%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.99%) Streaming Video
4 3 (1.99%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.32%) IPTV
5 2 (1.32%) MPEG
5 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.66%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.66%) W3C
6 1 (0.66%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.66%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.95%) Linux
2 6 (3.97%) Fedora
2 6 (3.97%) CentOS
2 6 (3.97%) UNIX
3 1 (0.66%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.45%) MVC
2 43 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (18.54%) TDD
4 26 (17.22%) Scrum
5 20 (13.25%) Web Development
6 19 (12.58%) OO
7 18 (11.92%) E-Commerce
7 18 (11.92%) Software Engineering
8 15 (9.93%) Project Management
9 14 (9.27%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (7.95%) Digital Marketing
10 12 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (7.95%) OOP
10 12 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (6.62%) B2C
11 10 (6.62%) Programme Management
12 8 (5.30%) SEO
13 7 (4.64%) Unit Testing
14 6 (3.97%) Integration Testing
14 6 (3.97%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (71.52%) JavaScript
2 68 (45.03%) PHP
3 35 (23.18%) C#
4 23 (15.23%) Java
5 17 (11.26%) SQL
6 16 (10.60%) PHP5
7 9 (5.96%) Ruby
8 8 (5.30%) Python
9 5 (3.31%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.65%) C++
10 4 (2.65%) Scala
10 4 (2.65%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.99%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.99%) VB
12 2 (1.32%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.32%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.66%) Fortran
13 1 (0.66%) Pascal
13 1 (0.66%) Prolog
13 1 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (5.30%) Degree
2 3 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 33 (21.85%) Zend
2 10 (6.62%) Oracle
2 10 (6.62%) SAP
3 7 (4.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.97%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.97%) hybris
5 4 (2.65%) Twitter
6 3 (1.99%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.32%) Facebook
7 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.32%) Google
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