The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 Cambridge 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 17 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 39 26 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.44% 6.65% 12.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.67% 23.21% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 25
Average daily rate
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£313 £350 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £263 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £296 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.48% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £32.00
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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
180 112 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.96% 28.64% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 48 84
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 29
Average hourly rate £43.50 £35.50 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.53% -2.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £31.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
CSS
Cambridgeshire

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 88 (98.88%) HTML
2 56 (62.92%) jQuery
3 51 (57.30%) JavaScript
4 37 (41.57%) CSS3
5 35 (39.33%) HTML5
5 35 (39.33%) .NET
6 34 (38.20%) C#
7 32 (35.96%) PHP
8 28 (31.46%) MVC
9 27 (30.34%) SQL Server
10 25 (28.09%) ASP.NET
11 23 (25.84%) AngularJS
12 22 (24.72%) OO
12 22 (24.72%) Microsoft
13 21 (23.60%) MySQL
14 19 (21.35%) SQL
14 19 (21.35%) Web Services
15 17 (19.10%) .NET Framework
16 16 (17.98%) XHTML
16 16 (17.98%) Oracle
16 16 (17.98%) Visual Studio
16 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (16.85%) OpenID
17 15 (16.85%) OpenSSO
17 15 (16.85%) Open Source
17 15 (16.85%) Tcl
17 15 (16.85%) SMTP
17 15 (16.85%) Perl
17 15 (16.85%) MS Exchange
17 15 (16.85%) OAuth

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (16.85%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.36%) Apache
2 11 (12.36%) WordPress
3 8 (8.99%) Node.js
4 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.25%) IIS
6 2 (2.25%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.12%) CMS
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
2 2 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.12%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) SaaS
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.85%) SMTP
2 5 (5.62%) Internet
3 3 (3.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.34%) SQL Server
2 21 (23.60%) MySQL
3 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.11%) JIRA
3 6 (6.74%) Subversion
4 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.49%) Jasmine
5 4 (4.49%) Grunt
5 4 (4.49%) NUnit
6 3 (3.37%) Firebug
6 3 (3.37%) Fiddler
7 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.25%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.25%) Bower
7 2 (2.25%) Moq
8 1 (1.12%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (4.49%) Retail
2 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.37%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Banking
3 2 (2.25%) Online Betting
3 2 (2.25%) Games
4 1 (1.12%) Electronics
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Advertising
4 1 (1.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 79 (88.76%) Developer
2 24 (26.97%) .NET Developer
3 16 (17.98%) Web Developer
4 11 (12.36%) LAMP Developer
5 10 (11.24%) C# Developer
5 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (8.99%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (7.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.25%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.25%) Administrator
11 2 (2.25%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.25%) Technical Leader
11 2 (2.25%) SharePoint Administrator
11 2 (2.25%) Front-End Web Developer
11 2 (2.25%) Agile .NET Developer
11 2 (2.25%) SharePoint Developer
12 1 (1.12%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (98.88%) HTML
2 56 (62.92%) jQuery
3 37 (41.57%) CSS3
4 35 (39.33%) HTML5
4 35 (39.33%) .NET
5 25 (28.09%) ASP.NET
6 23 (25.84%) AngularJS
7 19 (21.35%) Web Services
8 17 (19.10%) .NET Framework
9 16 (17.98%) XHTML
9 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (16.85%) OpenID
10 15 (16.85%) OAuth
11 14 (15.73%) Ajax
12 11 (12.36%) LAMP
13 9 (10.11%) XML
14 8 (8.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (8.99%) Razor View Engine
15 7 (7.87%) ADO.NET
15 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Open Source
2 6 (6.74%) Kindle
2 6 (6.74%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.12%) MPEG
3 1 (1.12%) W3C
3 1 (1.12%) IPTV
3 1 (1.12%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.12%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.48%) Linux
1 12 (13.48%) Android
2 11 (12.36%) Apple iOS
2 11 (12.36%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.25%) Windows
4 1 (1.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) MVC
2 22 (24.72%) OO
3 13 (14.61%) Scrum
4 12 (13.48%) Android Development
5 11 (12.36%) iOS Development
6 9 (10.11%) OOP
6 9 (10.11%) TDD
7 7 (7.87%) Web Development
8 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.74%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (5.62%) SEO
10 4 (4.49%) Web Application Development
10 4 (4.49%) Rapid Prototyping
11 3 (3.37%) Image Processing
11 3 (3.37%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.37%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.37%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.37%) BDD
11 3 (3.37%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 51 (57.30%) JavaScript
2 34 (38.20%) C#
3 32 (35.96%) PHP
4 19 (21.35%) SQL
5 15 (16.85%) Perl
5 15 (16.85%) Tcl
6 11 (12.36%) PHP5
7 8 (8.99%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.49%) Python
9 3 (3.37%) Java
10 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (16.85%) OpenSSO
2 11 (12.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (24.72%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.98%) Oracle
3 2 (2.25%) ATG
4 1 (1.12%) Zend
4 1 (1.12%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.12%) Adobe
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