The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 Cambridgeshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 82 39 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.45% 6.52% 8.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.26% 23.78% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 29 35
Average daily rate £305 £290 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £105.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% +200.00%
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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
271 164 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 37.85% 27.42% 34.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 91 150
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £550 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 25
Average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CSS
East of England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 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
Cambridge +14 48 £285 +1.78% 37
Peterborough -7 19 £375 +7.14% 11
Huntingdon - 2 £300 - 3
St Neots - - - -
Ely - - - - 2
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 124 (86.71%) HTML
2 112 (78.32%) JavaScript
3 69 (48.25%) jQuery
4 61 (42.66%) MVC
5 56 (39.16%) .NET
6 53 (37.06%) OO
7 52 (36.36%) C#
8 48 (33.57%) ASP.NET
9 38 (26.57%) SQL Server
9 38 (26.57%) PHP
10 36 (25.17%) HTML5
11 35 (24.48%) CSS3
12 33 (23.08%) Ajax
13 30 (20.98%) XHTML
14 29 (20.28%) SQL
14 29 (20.28%) Linux
15 28 (19.58%) MySQL
16 27 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (17.48%) Degree
17 25 (17.48%) ASP.NET MVC
18 23 (16.08%) Unit Testing
18 23 (16.08%) Web Services
19 21 (14.69%) Apache
19 21 (14.69%) PHP5
20 20 (13.99%) SQL Server 2008
20 20 (13.99%) E-Commerce
20 20 (13.99%) XML
21 18 (12.59%) TDD
22 16 (11.19%) Web Development
22 16 (11.19%) Subversion

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 21 (14.69%) Apache
2 12 (8.39%) WordPress
3 10 (6.99%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.59%) Node.js
5 6 (4.20%) CMS
5 6 (4.20%) IIS
6 3 (2.10%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (10.49%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.80%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.10%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) SaaS
2 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.10%) SMTP
2 2 (1.40%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.57%) SQL Server
2 28 (19.58%) MySQL
3 20 (13.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (6.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.80%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.40%) RavenDB
6 2 (1.40%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (11.19%) Subversion
2 14 (9.79%) Visual Studio
3 10 (6.99%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.50%) Grunt
4 5 (3.50%) Bower
5 4 (2.80%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.80%) Maven
6 3 (2.10%) NUnit
7 2 (1.40%) MSTest
7 2 (1.40%) PhoneGap
7 2 (1.40%) Firebug
7 2 (1.40%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.40%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.70%) JIRA
8 1 (0.70%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (3.50%) Finance
2 4 (2.80%) Marketing
3 3 (2.10%) Legal
4 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.40%) Online Betting
4 2 (1.40%) Games
4 2 (1.40%) Banking
4 2 (1.40%) Retail
5 1 (0.70%) Electronics
5 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 125 (87.41%) Developer
2 34 (23.78%) .NET Developer
3 22 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 19 (13.29%) Web Developer
5 18 (12.59%) PHP Developer
6 16 (11.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (11.19%) Front-End Developer
7 14 (9.79%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 12 (8.39%) LAMP Developer
10 10 (6.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.59%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (5.59%) Senior PHP Developer
11 8 (5.59%) Designer
12 6 (4.20%) Software Developer
13 5 (3.50%) .NET Web Developer
14 4 (2.80%) Software Engineer
14 4 (2.80%) PHP Magento Developer
15 3 (2.10%) User Experience Designer
15 3 (2.10%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (86.71%) HTML
2 69 (48.25%) jQuery
3 56 (39.16%) .NET
4 48 (33.57%) ASP.NET
5 36 (25.17%) HTML5
6 35 (24.48%) CSS3
7 33 (23.08%) Ajax
8 30 (20.98%) XHTML
9 25 (17.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (16.08%) Web Services
11 20 (13.99%) XML
12 16 (11.19%) WCF
13 14 (9.79%) .NET Framework
14 12 (8.39%) LAMP
15 11 (7.69%) AngularJS
16 10 (6.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 10 (6.99%) Razor View Engine
16 10 (6.99%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (6.99%) SOAP
17 9 (6.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.59%) Open Source
2 8 (5.59%) Mathematics
3 7 (4.90%) Informatics
4 6 (4.20%) Wiki
5 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.80%) Graphic Design
6 4 (2.80%) W3C
6 4 (2.80%) LIMS
7 3 (2.10%) RIA
8 1 (0.70%) IPTV
8 1 (0.70%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.70%) MPEG
8 1 (0.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.28%) Linux
2 12 (8.39%) Windows
2 12 (8.39%) Android
3 11 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 11 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.10%) UNIX
5 2 (1.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (42.66%) MVC
2 53 (37.06%) OO
3 27 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (16.08%) Unit Testing
5 20 (13.99%) E-Commerce
6 18 (12.59%) TDD
7 16 (11.19%) Web Development
8 13 (9.09%) OOP
9 12 (8.39%) SEO
9 12 (8.39%) Android Development
10 11 (7.69%) iOS Development
11 10 (6.99%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (5.59%) Statistical Analysis
12 8 (5.59%) Validation
13 7 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (4.20%) Information Architecture
14 6 (4.20%) Software Engineering
15 5 (3.50%) Scrum
15 5 (3.50%) Web Design
15 5 (3.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 112 (78.32%) JavaScript
2 52 (36.36%) C#
3 38 (26.57%) PHP
4 29 (20.28%) SQL
5 21 (14.69%) PHP5
6 7 (4.90%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.50%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.50%) Ruby
8 4 (2.80%) Java
9 3 (2.10%) Perl
9 3 (2.10%) Tcl
10 2 (1.40%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.40%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.70%) Python
11 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.70%) VB
11 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (17.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (8.39%) Nagios
2 3 (2.10%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 12 (8.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.69%) Oracle
3 6 (4.20%) iRise
3 6 (4.20%) Adobe
4 5 (3.50%) ATG
5 1 (0.70%) Zend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Yoh Company
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago