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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 29 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing CSS 77 48 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.61% 4.02% 3.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.08% 20.87% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 34 22
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £399 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
307 230 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.38% 19.26% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 153 163
Average daily rate £350 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +16 47 £305 -12.85% 22
High Wycombe -3 5 £300 +5.26% 3
Aylesbury - 4 £281 - 2
Buckingham - 2 £300 - 1
Marlow -4 1 £330 +10.00% 1
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 161 (90.96%) HTML
2 111 (62.71%) JavaScript
3 61 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (34.46%) jQuery
4 57 (32.20%) .NET
5 56 (31.64%) XML
6 55 (31.07%) SQL
7 50 (28.25%) Java
7 50 (28.25%) Unit Testing
8 49 (27.68%) C#
8 49 (27.68%) MVC
9 48 (27.12%) HTML5
10 47 (26.55%) ASP.NET
10 47 (26.55%) Web Services
11 38 (21.47%) CSS3
11 38 (21.47%) AngularJS
12 34 (19.21%) OO
13 31 (17.51%) PHP
13 31 (17.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (16.38%) CMS
15 28 (15.82%) CA
16 26 (14.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 24 (13.56%) Content Management
18 23 (12.99%) CMDB
18 23 (12.99%) HP
18 23 (12.99%) BMC
18 23 (12.99%) ITSM
18 23 (12.99%) MySQL
18 23 (12.99%) Visual Studio
18 23 (12.99%) ITIL

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (16.38%) CMS
2 11 (6.21%) WebSphere
3 10 (5.65%) Node.js
4 9 (5.08%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.52%) WordPress
6 7 (3.95%) JBoss
7 6 (3.39%) IIS
7 6 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (3.39%) Drupal
7 6 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.82%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.26%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (2.26%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.69%) Apache
10 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.13%) ColdFusion
11 2 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.56%) Mule
12 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (6.78%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.69%) InDesign
3 3 (1.69%) GIMP
4 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.82%) Google Checkout
2 4 (2.26%) GitHub
2 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.52%) LAN
1 8 (4.52%) WAN
2 6 (3.39%) HTTP
2 6 (3.39%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.39%) VPN
3 5 (2.82%) Intranet
3 5 (2.82%) SNMP
3 5 (2.82%) WLAN
3 5 (2.82%) DSL
3 5 (2.82%) Wireless
3 5 (2.82%) IPsec
3 5 (2.82%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (1.69%) EIGRP
4 3 (1.69%) TACACS
4 3 (1.69%) OSPF
4 3 (1.69%) BGP
4 3 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.13%) Firewall
6 1 (0.56%) NetScreen
6 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.99%) MySQL
2 18 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.08%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.82%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (12.99%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (6.21%) Subversion
4 6 (3.39%) Grunt
4 6 (3.39%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.39%) gulp
5 5 (2.82%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.26%) Maven
6 4 (2.26%) Ant
6 4 (2.26%) JUnit
7 2 (1.13%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.13%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.56%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.56%) NUnit
8 1 (0.56%) MSTest
8 1 (0.56%) JIRA
8 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (6.78%) Finance
2 11 (6.21%) Marketing
3 7 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.39%) Retail
5 3 (1.69%) Banking
5 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.13%) Advertising
6 2 (1.13%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 144 (81.36%) Developer
2 29 (16.38%) Web Developer
3 21 (11.86%) ServiceNow Developer
4 20 (11.30%) .NET Developer
5 17 (9.60%) Front-End Developer
6 16 (9.04%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (8.47%) PHP Developer
8 14 (7.91%) Java Developer
9 13 (7.34%) C# Developer
9 13 (7.34%) Designer
10 11 (6.21%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (5.65%) UI Designer
11 10 (5.65%) Senior Developer
12 9 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (5.08%) UI/UX Designer
13 7 (3.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.95%) .NET Web Developer
14 6 (3.39%) C# Web Developer
15 5 (2.82%) SharePoint Developer
15 5 (2.82%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (90.96%) HTML
2 61 (34.46%) jQuery
3 57 (32.20%) .NET
4 56 (31.64%) XML
5 48 (27.12%) HTML5
6 47 (26.55%) Web Services
6 47 (26.55%) ASP.NET
7 38 (21.47%) CSS3
7 38 (21.47%) AngularJS
8 31 (17.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (14.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 22 (12.43%) Ajax
11 19 (10.73%) JSP
12 18 (10.17%) .NET Framework
13 17 (9.60%) JSON
13 17 (9.60%) Spring
14 14 (7.91%) WCF
15 12 (6.78%) Hibernate
16 11 (6.21%) Dojo
16 11 (6.21%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.99%) CMDB
2 22 (12.43%) User Experience
3 11 (6.21%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.08%) Client/Server
5 8 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.82%) e-Health
7 4 (2.26%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.26%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.26%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.13%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.13%) Replication
8 2 (1.13%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.13%) Android
1 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.56%) UNIX
2 1 (0.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (28.25%) Unit Testing
3 49 (27.68%) MVC
4 34 (19.21%) OO
5 24 (13.56%) Content Management
6 23 (12.99%) ITIL
6 23 (12.99%) ITSM
7 22 (12.43%) E-Commerce
8 21 (11.86%) Service Management
8 21 (11.86%) Web Development
9 19 (10.73%) Workflow
10 18 (10.17%) Knowledge Management
11 15 (8.47%) TDD
11 15 (8.47%) Scrum
12 14 (7.91%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (6.78%) OOP
13 12 (6.78%) Time Management
14 8 (4.52%) BDD
14 8 (4.52%) SEO
15 7 (3.95%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 111 (62.71%) JavaScript
2 55 (31.07%) SQL
3 50 (28.25%) Java
4 49 (27.68%) C#
5 31 (17.51%) PHP
6 6 (3.39%) PHP5
7 5 (2.82%) Ruby
8 4 (2.26%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.26%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.13%) VB
9 2 (1.13%) VB6
10 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.56%) Python
10 1 (0.56%) VBScript
10 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (3.39%) Degree
3 5 (2.82%) CCNP
3 5 (2.82%) CCNA
4 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.13%) CCIE
5 1 (0.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) QA
2 2 (1.13%) SLA
2 2 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.56%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) CA Spectrum
1 5 (2.82%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.13%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.56%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 28 (15.82%) CA
2 23 (12.99%) BMC
2 23 (12.99%) HP
2 23 (12.99%) ServiceNow
3 8 (4.52%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.52%) Cisco
4 7 (3.95%) Adobe
5 6 (3.39%) Oracle
5 6 (3.39%) Zend
5 6 (3.39%) F5
5 6 (3.39%) Twitter
6 5 (2.82%) PayPal
6 5 (2.82%) Google
6 5 (2.82%) Coremetrics
7 3 (1.69%) Blue Coat
7 3 (1.69%) SAP
8 2 (1.13%) IBM
8 2 (1.13%) Sun
8 2 (1.13%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.13%) Appcelerator
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
CK Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £30 - £37 per hour + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £315 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago