The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing CSS 68 76 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.03% 13.94% 8.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.09% 37.25% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 41 37
Average daily rate
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£294 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.20% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £105.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% -87.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
CSS
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
251 204 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 37.02% 37.43% 33.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 95 131
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 10
Average hourly rate £43.13 £37.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.55% +5.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Cambridge -2 37 £288 +3.13% 35
Peterborough -3 12 £375 +7.14% 8
Huntingdon -2 3 £195 -35.00% 1
St Neots - - - - 1
Ely - - - -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

1 107 (96.40%) HTML
2 93 (83.78%) JavaScript
3 46 (41.44%) .NET
4 45 (40.54%) C#
4 45 (40.54%) MVC
4 45 (40.54%) jQuery
5 44 (39.64%) HTML5
6 32 (28.83%) AngularJS
7 31 (27.93%) PHP
8 29 (26.13%) CSS3
9 27 (24.32%) OO
9 27 (24.32%) .NET Framework
10 26 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (23.42%) SQL
11 24 (21.62%) MySQL
11 24 (21.62%) ASP.NET
11 24 (21.62%) Finance
12 23 (20.72%) Windows
12 23 (20.72%) Unit Testing
13 20 (18.02%) Oracle
13 20 (18.02%) Laravel
14 19 (17.12%) Git (software)
14 19 (17.12%) OOP
14 19 (17.12%) XHTML
15 18 (16.22%) OOD
15 18 (16.22%) WCF
15 18 (16.22%) Multithreading
16 17 (15.32%) TDD
17 16 (14.41%) Visual Studio
17 16 (14.41%) Twitter Bootstrap

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (7.21%) Apache
1 8 (7.21%) nginx
2 5 (4.50%) Umbraco
2 5 (4.50%) WordPress
2 5 (4.50%) CMS
2 5 (4.50%) Node.js
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.90%) Drupal
4 1 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.90%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.70%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.90%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.90%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Tridion
1 2 (1.80%) Temenos T24
1 2 (1.80%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.90%) Shopify
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.80%) SaaS
2 2 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.50%) HTTP
2 2 (1.80%) SSH
3 1 (0.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.90%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.90%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.62%) MySQL
2 9 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.90%) Big Data
5 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (17.12%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.41%) Visual Studio
3 10 (9.01%) Jasmine
4 8 (7.21%) PHPUnit
5 7 (6.31%) QUnit
5 7 (6.31%) Mocha
6 6 (5.41%) Subversion
7 3 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.80%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.80%) Grunt
8 2 (1.80%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.90%) Moq
9 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.90%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.90%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.90%) NUnit
9 1 (0.90%) JIRA
9 1 (0.90%) Firebug
General
1 24 (21.62%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Banking
2 5 (4.50%) Retail
3 3 (2.70%) Marketing
3 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 94 (84.68%) Developer
2 24 (21.62%) Web Developer
3 23 (20.72%) .NET Developer
3 23 (20.72%) PHP Developer
4 21 (18.92%) C# Developer
5 13 (11.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (9.01%) UI Programmer
6 10 (9.01%) UI Developer
7 8 (7.21%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Architect
9 6 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.41%) Applications Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Business Architect
9 6 (5.41%) Web Applications Developer
9 6 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Business Solution Architect
10 5 (4.50%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.70%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (96.40%) HTML
2 46 (41.44%) .NET
3 45 (40.54%) jQuery
4 44 (39.64%) HTML5
5 32 (28.83%) AngularJS
6 29 (26.13%) CSS3
7 27 (24.32%) .NET Framework
8 24 (21.62%) ASP.NET
9 20 (18.02%) Laravel
10 19 (17.12%) XHTML
11 18 (16.22%) WCF
12 16 (14.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (12.61%) Web Services
13 14 (12.61%) RESTful
14 12 (10.81%) Symfony
15 10 (9.01%) Ajax
15 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (9.01%) Ember.js
16 7 (6.31%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (6.31%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Mobile App
1 9 (8.11%) User Experience
2 7 (6.31%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.41%) Kindle
4 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.70%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.80%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.80%) Open Source
6 2 (1.80%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.90%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.90%) Informatics
7 1 (0.90%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.72%) Windows
2 8 (7.21%) Linux
3 5 (4.50%) Android
3 5 (4.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.80%) Windows Phone
4 2 (1.80%) UNIX
4 2 (1.80%) Debian
5 1 (0.90%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (40.54%) MVC
2 27 (24.32%) OO
3 26 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (20.72%) Unit Testing
5 19 (17.12%) OOP
6 18 (16.22%) OOD
6 18 (16.22%) Multithreading
7 17 (15.32%) TDD
8 14 (12.61%) Scrum
9 13 (11.71%) E-Commerce
10 12 (10.81%) SOA
11 9 (8.11%) Web Application Development
12 6 (5.41%) Analytics
13 5 (4.50%) Web Development
14 4 (3.60%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (3.60%) Android Development
14 4 (3.60%) Project Management
14 4 (3.60%) Content Management
15 3 (2.70%) Software Engineering
15 3 (2.70%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 93 (83.78%) JavaScript
2 45 (40.54%) C#
3 31 (27.93%) PHP
4 26 (23.42%) SQL
5 13 (11.71%) PHP5
6 8 (7.21%) Python
7 7 (6.31%) Java
8 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.70%) Perl
9 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.80%) Scala
9 2 (1.80%) VB
9 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.80%) Ruby
10 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.90%) C
10 1 (0.90%) C++
10 1 (0.90%) R
10 1 (0.90%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) Oracle
2 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.11%) Google
3 9 (8.11%) Twitter
4 4 (3.60%) Adobe
5 2 (1.80%) Temenos
5 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.80%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.80%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.90%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.90%) Facebook
6 1 (0.90%) Apple
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