The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Buckinghamshire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 36 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 57 42 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.33% 4.13% 3.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.11% 16.87% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 20 22
Average daily rate
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£325 £317 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.44% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £212 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £361 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
270 249 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.53% 24.48% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 149 128
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £448 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
CSS
South East

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 28 £361 +6.25% 11
High Wycombe +3 9 £300 +0.84% 3
Amersham - 6 £325 - 1
Beaconsfield - 4 £280 - 1
Marlow - 1 £300 - 4
Newport Pagnell - - - -
Bletchley - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - - 1
Aylesbury - - - - 1
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 130 (94.89%) HTML
2 104 (75.91%) JavaScript
3 51 (37.23%) Java
4 48 (35.04%) HTML5
5 47 (34.31%) jQuery
6 38 (27.74%) CSS3
7 33 (24.09%) SQL
8 32 (23.36%) .NET
9 31 (22.63%) MVC
10 28 (20.44%) C#
11 26 (18.98%) Web Services
12 24 (17.52%) OO
13 23 (16.79%) ASP.NET
14 22 (16.06%) Dojo
14 22 (16.06%) Finance
14 22 (16.06%) Retail
15 21 (15.33%) Unit Testing
16 20 (14.60%) PHP
17 19 (13.87%) SQL Server
18 18 (13.14%) XML
18 18 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
19 17 (12.41%) Subversion
19 17 (12.41%) Ajax
19 17 (12.41%) JSON
20 15 (10.95%) .NET Framework
21 14 (10.22%) Git (software)
21 14 (10.22%) AngularJS
21 14 (10.22%) Jenkins
21 14 (10.22%) JSP
22 13 (9.49%) Backbone.js

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 11 (8.03%) CMS
1 11 (8.03%) WebSphere
2 9 (6.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (5.84%) Drupal
4 7 (5.11%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.65%) Node.js
6 4 (2.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.46%) SugarCRM
7 2 (1.46%) DNN
8 1 (0.73%) Moodle
8 1 (0.73%) Confluence
8 1 (0.73%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.19%) MS Office
4 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.11%) MySQL
2 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.73%) DB2
5 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.73%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (12.41%) Subversion
2 14 (10.22%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.22%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.30%) Eclipse
4 8 (5.84%) Ant
4 8 (5.84%) Jasmine
5 5 (3.65%) Grunt
5 5 (3.65%) Yeoman
5 5 (3.65%) Selenium
6 4 (2.92%) JIRA
6 4 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.19%) JUnit
8 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.73%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.73%) XMLUnit
9 1 (0.73%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.73%) PhoneGap
General
1 22 (16.06%) Finance
1 22 (16.06%) Retail
2 6 (4.38%) Marketing
3 3 (2.19%) Banking
3 3 (2.19%) Legal
3 3 (2.19%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.46%) Front Office
5 1 (0.73%) Automotive
5 1 (0.73%) Publishing
5 1 (0.73%) Games
Job Titles
1 123 (89.78%) Developer
2 32 (23.36%) Front-End Developer
3 23 (16.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 17 (12.41%) Java Developer
4 17 (12.41%) .NET Developer
5 16 (11.68%) Web Developer
6 7 (5.11%) C# Developer
6 7 (5.11%) Programmer
6 7 (5.11%) UI Developer
6 7 (5.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (5.11%) UI Programmer
6 7 (5.11%) ServiceNow Developer
7 6 (4.38%) Drupal Developer
7 6 (4.38%) Front-End Web Developer
7 6 (4.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 6 (4.38%) Ruby Developer
7 6 (4.38%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.38%) Architect
8 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (94.89%) HTML
2 48 (35.04%) HTML5
3 47 (34.31%) jQuery
4 38 (27.74%) CSS3
5 32 (23.36%) .NET
6 26 (18.98%) Web Services
7 23 (16.79%) ASP.NET
8 22 (16.06%) Dojo
9 18 (13.14%) XML
10 17 (12.41%) JSON
10 17 (12.41%) Ajax
11 15 (10.95%) .NET Framework
12 14 (10.22%) JSP
12 14 (10.22%) AngularJS
13 13 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (9.49%) Backbone.js
14 11 (8.03%) Spring
15 10 (7.30%) XHTML
15 10 (7.30%) Sass
16 9 (6.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.84%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.11%) CMDB
3 4 (2.92%) W3C
3 4 (2.92%) Graphic Design
4 3 (2.19%) CESG
4 3 (2.19%) Open Source
5 1 (0.73%) Social Media
5 1 (0.73%) iPhone
5 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.73%) Statistics
5 1 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.73%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.73%) SCORM
5 1 (0.73%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.30%) UNIX
2 8 (5.84%) AIX
3 7 (5.11%) Linux
4 4 (2.92%) Windows
5 1 (0.73%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.63%) MVC
2 24 (17.52%) OO
3 21 (15.33%) Unit Testing
4 18 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (7.30%) TDD
5 10 (7.30%) Web Design
6 8 (5.84%) Content Management
6 8 (5.84%) Refactoring
6 8 (5.84%) E-Commerce
6 8 (5.84%) BDD
7 7 (5.11%) ITIL
7 7 (5.11%) Workflow
7 7 (5.11%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (5.11%) ITSM
8 6 (4.38%) Web Development
8 6 (4.38%) Product Management
8 6 (4.38%) Test Scripting
8 6 (4.38%) WFM
8 6 (4.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (3.65%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 104 (75.91%) JavaScript
2 51 (37.23%) Java
3 33 (24.09%) SQL
4 28 (20.44%) C#
5 20 (14.60%) PHP
6 8 (5.84%) T-SQL
6 8 (5.84%) Ruby
7 7 (5.11%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.65%) Scala
9 3 (2.19%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.73%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.73%) Python
10 1 (0.73%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.73%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.73%) C
10 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.19%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (5.84%) JBoss
2 7 (5.11%) IBM
2 7 (5.11%) HP
2 7 (5.11%) BMC
2 7 (5.11%) CA
2 7 (5.11%) ServiceNow
3 4 (2.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.19%) Adobe
5 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.46%) Marketo
5 2 (1.46%) Pardot
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle
6 1 (0.73%) ExactTarget
6 1 (0.73%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.73%) Xamarin
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Santander
Rate: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago