The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 22 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing CSS 87 90 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.85% 7.56% 5.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.93% 31.14% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 58 25
Average daily rate
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£325 £330 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £407 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.97 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
CSS
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
323 289 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.41% 24.27% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 168 131
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.97 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.46% -58.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Buckinghamshire region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Buckinghamshire region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 46 £325 -7.14% 19
High Wycombe +4 15 £363 +30.63% 1
Aylesbury +1 4 £288 -12.87% 5
Marlow -1 1 £325 +160.00% 3
Newport Pagnell - 1 - - 1
Bletchley - 1 £250 -
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 159 (92.98%) HTML
2 128 (74.85%) JavaScript
3 86 (50.29%) jQuery
4 68 (39.77%) HTML5
5 62 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (32.75%) .NET
7 54 (31.58%) MVC
7 54 (31.58%) CSS3
8 51 (29.82%) C#
9 45 (26.32%) SQL
9 45 (26.32%) XML
9 45 (26.32%) Unit Testing
10 43 (25.15%) AngularJS
11 41 (23.98%) Web Services
12 40 (23.39%) ASP.NET
12 40 (23.39%) Java
13 34 (19.88%) CMS
14 31 (18.13%) OO
15 30 (17.54%) SQL Server
15 30 (17.54%) Finance
15 30 (17.54%) Content Management
15 30 (17.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 28 (16.37%) Ajax
17 27 (15.79%) PHP
17 27 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (15.79%) User Experience
18 24 (14.04%) Adobe
19 23 (13.45%) Photoshop
19 23 (13.45%) Mobile App
20 22 (12.87%) Scrum

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 34 (19.88%) CMS
2 15 (8.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (5.26%) Node.js
4 8 (4.68%) WebSphere
5 7 (4.09%) IIS
6 5 (2.92%) JBoss
7 4 (2.34%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.34%) Drupal
8 3 (1.75%) WordPress
8 3 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.75%) Apache
9 2 (1.17%) Kentico
10 1 (0.58%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.58%) Moodle
10 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (13.45%) Photoshop
2 10 (5.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.17%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.17%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.17%) InDesign
5 1 (0.58%) GIMP
5 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) Google Checkout
2 2 (1.17%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.51%) HTTP
2 5 (2.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.17%) LAN
3 2 (1.17%) WAN
3 2 (1.17%) Skype
4 1 (0.58%) WLAN
4 1 (0.58%) SNMP
4 1 (0.58%) VPN
4 1 (0.58%) Internet
4 1 (0.58%) OSPF
4 1 (0.58%) BGP
4 1 (0.58%) DSL
4 1 (0.58%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.58%) TACACS
4 1 (0.58%) Firewall
4 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.58%) Wireless
4 1 (0.58%) IPsec
4 1 (0.58%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.36%) MySQL
3 6 (3.51%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.34%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.58%) DB2
6 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.58%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (12.28%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.51%) Subversion
4 5 (2.92%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (2.92%) Mocha
5 4 (2.34%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (2.34%) QUnit
5 4 (2.34%) PhantomJS
5 4 (2.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (2.34%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.34%) Ant
5 4 (2.34%) JUnit
5 4 (2.34%) JIRA
6 3 (1.75%) NUnit
6 3 (1.75%) Toad
6 3 (1.75%) Maven
6 3 (1.75%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.75%) Grunt
7 2 (1.17%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.17%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (17.54%) Finance
2 14 (8.19%) Banking
3 8 (4.68%) Marketing
4 4 (2.34%) Retail
4 4 (2.34%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.17%) Automotive
5 2 (1.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 142 (83.04%) Developer
2 28 (16.37%) Web Developer
2 28 (16.37%) Front-End Developer
3 22 (12.87%) .NET Developer
4 18 (10.53%) Designer
5 17 (9.94%) JavaScript Developer
6 16 (9.36%) C# Developer
6 16 (9.36%) PHP Developer
7 14 (8.19%) Java Developer
7 14 (8.19%) ServiceNow Developer
8 10 (5.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (5.26%) UI Designer
10 7 (4.09%) Front-End Web Developer
10 7 (4.09%) UX Designer
11 6 (3.51%) .NET Web Developer
11 6 (3.51%) C# Web Developer
11 6 (3.51%) Senior Developer
12 5 (2.92%) Programmer
12 5 (2.92%) Software Developer
13 4 (2.34%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (92.98%) HTML
2 86 (50.29%) jQuery
3 68 (39.77%) HTML5
4 56 (32.75%) .NET
5 54 (31.58%) CSS3
6 45 (26.32%) XML
7 43 (25.15%) AngularJS
8 41 (23.98%) Web Services
9 40 (23.39%) ASP.NET
10 30 (17.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 28 (16.37%) Ajax
12 27 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (12.28%) WCF
14 16 (9.36%) .NET Framework
14 16 (9.36%) JSP
15 15 (8.77%) JSON
15 15 (8.77%) Spring
16 13 (7.60%) Sass
16 13 (7.60%) Backbone.js
16 13 (7.60%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.79%) User Experience
2 23 (13.45%) Mobile App
3 16 (9.36%) CMDB
4 13 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (7.02%) W3C
5 12 (7.02%) Open Source
6 10 (5.85%) Client/Server
7 8 (4.68%) Social Media
8 7 (4.09%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.92%) N-Tier
10 4 (2.34%) Visualisation
10 4 (2.34%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.58%) iPad
11 1 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.58%) DTV
11 1 (0.58%) Replication
11 1 (0.58%) e-Health
11 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.68%) Windows
2 6 (3.51%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.34%) Android
4 3 (1.75%) Linux
5 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (31.58%) MVC
3 45 (26.32%) Unit Testing
4 31 (18.13%) OO
5 30 (17.54%) Content Management
6 22 (12.87%) Scrum
7 18 (10.53%) TDD
7 18 (10.53%) Web Development
8 16 (9.36%) ITIL
8 16 (9.36%) ITSM
9 15 (8.77%) Service Management
10 14 (8.19%) OOP
10 14 (8.19%) Knowledge Management
10 14 (8.19%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (7.60%) Time Management
11 13 (7.60%) Workflow
12 10 (5.85%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (5.26%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.68%) System Testing
15 7 (4.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 128 (74.85%) JavaScript
2 51 (29.82%) C#
3 45 (26.32%) SQL
4 40 (23.39%) Java
5 27 (15.79%) PHP
6 10 (5.85%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.92%) PHP5
8 4 (2.34%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.75%) C++
10 2 (1.17%) PHP4
10 2 (1.17%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.58%) VB6
11 1 (0.58%) Ruby
11 1 (0.58%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.58%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.58%) Python
11 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.58%) C
11 1 (0.58%) VBScript
11 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (3.51%) Degree
2 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.58%) MCITP
4 1 (0.58%) CCIE
4 1 (0.58%) CCNP
4 1 (0.58%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.17%) WAI
1 2 (1.17%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) HL7
2 1 (0.58%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (0.58%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 24 (14.04%) Adobe
2 17 (9.94%) CA
3 16 (9.36%) HP
3 16 (9.36%) BMC
3 16 (9.36%) ServiceNow
4 11 (6.43%) Oracle
5 10 (5.85%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.09%) Twitter
7 6 (3.51%) Google
8 5 (2.92%) Zend
9 4 (2.34%) SAP
9 4 (2.34%) Appcelerator
10 3 (1.75%) PayPal
10 3 (1.75%) Coremetrics
11 2 (1.17%) Remedy
11 2 (1.17%) Cisco
11 2 (1.17%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.17%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.58%) Facebook
12 1 (0.58%) Sun
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