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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 21 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Contract jobs citing CSS 80 43 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.67% 5.16% 3.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.30% 22.16% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 22 30
Average daily rate £330 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £188 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.97 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +79.48%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
273 194 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.75% 23.26% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 125 132
Average daily rate £330 £325 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Average hourly rate £15.97 £38.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.51% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 50 £350 +48.93% 14
Aylesbury +7 6 £330 +57.14% 3
High Wycombe -2 6 £278 +2.77% 2
Marlow 0 1 £125 -24.24% 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 119 (95.97%) HTML
2 109 (87.90%) JavaScript
3 55 (44.35%) HTML5
4 46 (37.10%) jQuery
5 42 (33.87%) Java
6 40 (32.26%) .NET
7 37 (29.84%) CSS3
8 35 (28.23%) MVC
9 33 (26.61%) Ajax
10 30 (24.19%) Dojo
11 26 (20.97%) JSON
12 25 (20.16%) ASP.NET
13 22 (17.74%) C#
13 22 (17.74%) SQL
14 21 (16.94%) Finance
15 18 (14.52%) J2EE
15 18 (14.52%) XML
16 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
16 17 (13.71%) Web Services
17 16 (12.90%) DOM
17 16 (12.90%) Unit Testing
18 15 (12.10%) XHTML
18 15 (12.10%) Web Design
18 15 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (12.10%) Subversion
19 13 (10.48%) TDD
19 13 (10.48%) PHP
19 13 (10.48%) AngularJS
19 13 (10.48%) Jenkins
20 12 (9.68%) Use Case

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (7.26%) Drupal
2 8 (6.45%) CMS
3 6 (4.84%) Node.js
4 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.81%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.81%) IIS
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.81%) Confluence
6 1 (0.81%) Moodle
6 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) GitHub
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.42%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.42%) MySQL
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.81%) DB2
5 1 (0.81%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.81%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 15 (12.10%) Subversion
2 13 (10.48%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.87%) Git (software)
4 8 (6.45%) Jasmine
5 7 (5.65%) Ant
6 5 (4.03%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.03%) Grunt
6 5 (4.03%) Yeoman
7 4 (3.23%) Selenium
7 4 (3.23%) JIRA
7 4 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.42%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.42%) Axure RP
9 2 (1.61%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.81%) NUnit
10 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.81%) PhoneGap
10 1 (0.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.81%) XMLUnit
General
1 21 (16.94%) Finance
2 8 (6.45%) Retail
3 6 (4.84%) Marketing
4 3 (2.42%) Billing
4 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.61%) Back Office
5 2 (1.61%) Publishing
5 2 (1.61%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 110 (88.71%) Developer
2 32 (25.81%) JavaScript Developer
3 26 (20.97%) Front-End Developer
4 18 (14.52%) Web Developer
5 15 (12.10%) .NET Developer
6 10 (8.06%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.26%) C# Developer
7 9 (7.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (7.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 8 (6.45%) Front-End Web Developer
8 8 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.45%) Designer
8 8 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (5.65%) Senior Web Developer
9 7 (5.65%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.65%) UI Programmer
9 7 (5.65%) UI Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Drupal Developer
10 6 (4.84%) ServiceNow Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (95.97%) HTML
2 55 (44.35%) HTML5
3 46 (37.10%) jQuery
4 40 (32.26%) .NET
5 37 (29.84%) CSS3
6 33 (26.61%) Ajax
7 30 (24.19%) Dojo
8 26 (20.97%) JSON
9 25 (20.16%) ASP.NET
10 18 (14.52%) J2EE
10 18 (14.52%) XML
11 17 (13.71%) Web Services
12 16 (12.90%) DOM
13 15 (12.10%) XHTML
14 13 (10.48%) AngularJS
15 10 (8.06%) Backbone.js
15 10 (8.06%) .NET Framework
16 8 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 7 (5.65%) Razor View Engine
17 7 (5.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.26%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.84%) CMDB
3 4 (3.23%) Graphic Design
4 3 (2.42%) CESG
4 3 (2.42%) Open Source
4 3 (2.42%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.81%) Statistics
5 1 (0.81%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.81%) VLE
5 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) Social Media
5 1 (0.81%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.65%) AIX
1 7 (5.65%) Linux
2 6 (4.84%) UNIX
3 5 (4.03%) Windows
4 1 (0.81%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.23%) MVC
2 16 (12.90%) Unit Testing
3 15 (12.10%) Web Design
3 15 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (10.48%) TDD
5 12 (9.68%) Use Case
6 11 (8.87%) Refactoring
7 10 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (7.26%) CRM
8 9 (7.26%) Software Architecture
8 9 (7.26%) BDD
9 8 (6.45%) OO
10 7 (5.65%) Scrum
10 7 (5.65%) Service Management
10 7 (5.65%) ITSM
10 7 (5.65%) ITIL
11 6 (4.84%) Workflow
11 6 (4.84%) Content Management
11 6 (4.84%) Knowledge Management
12 5 (4.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 109 (87.90%) JavaScript
2 42 (33.87%) Java
3 22 (17.74%) C#
3 22 (17.74%) SQL
4 13 (10.48%) PHP
5 6 (4.84%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.84%) Objective-C
6 2 (1.61%) PHP5
6 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.61%) Scala
7 1 (0.81%) Python
7 1 (0.81%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (0.81%) VBScript
7 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.81%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.61%) Degree
3 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (7.26%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.65%) HP
2 7 (5.65%) BMC
3 6 (4.84%) ServiceNow
3 6 (4.84%) CA
3 6 (4.84%) IBM
4 5 (4.03%) Adobe
5 3 (2.42%) Jaspersoft
6 2 (1.61%) SendGrid
6 2 (1.61%) Oracle
6 2 (1.61%) Google
7 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.81%) Remedy
7 1 (0.81%) Marketo
7 1 (0.81%) Xamarin
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