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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing CSS 64 53 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.41% 7.01% 8.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.32% 19.00% 28.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 32
Average daily rate
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£338 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
226 279 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.70% 36.90% 28.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 104 98
Average daily rate £350 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £266 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £508 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 29
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
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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 +1 34 £400 +28.00% 30
Peterborough +17 16 £310 -4.61% 17
St Neots - - - -
Chatteris - - - -
Ely - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 2
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 126 (94.74%) HTML
2 80 (60.15%) JavaScript
3 77 (57.89%) jQuery
4 59 (44.36%) .NET
4 59 (44.36%) C#
5 55 (41.35%) CSS3
6 54 (40.60%) HTML5
7 51 (38.35%) MVC
8 45 (33.83%) ASP.NET
9 38 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (27.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 33 (24.81%) PHP
12 29 (21.80%) AngularJS
13 28 (21.05%) SQL
14 26 (19.55%) Oracle
14 26 (19.55%) E-Commerce
15 25 (18.80%) SQL Server
16 24 (18.05%) Microsoft
16 24 (18.05%) Open Source
17 23 (17.29%) OpenID
17 23 (17.29%) OpenSSO
17 23 (17.29%) OAuth
17 23 (17.29%) Tcl
17 23 (17.29%) Perl
18 22 (16.54%) OO
19 20 (15.04%) .NET Framework
20 19 (14.29%) MS Exchange
20 19 (14.29%) SMTP
20 19 (14.29%) Unit Testing
21 16 (12.03%) TDD

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 19 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.27%) Node.js
3 4 (3.01%) CMS
4 3 (2.26%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.50%) WordPress
5 2 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.50%) Moodle
5 2 (1.50%) IIS
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (7.52%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.50%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.75%) InDesign
4 1 (0.75%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Tridion
1 2 (1.50%) Shopify
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.01%) SaaS
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.75%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.29%) SMTP
2 5 (3.76%) Internet
3 3 (2.26%) HTTP
4 2 (1.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.80%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.52%) MySQL
3 9 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.26%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (11.28%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.27%) Subversion
3 10 (7.52%) Grunt
4 9 (6.77%) NUnit
5 8 (6.02%) Jasmine
5 8 (6.02%) JIRA
6 7 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.26%) Moq
6 7 (5.26%) Bower
7 4 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.26%) Firebug
8 3 (2.26%) Fiddler
8 3 (2.26%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (2.26%) Mocha
9 2 (1.50%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (5.26%) Finance
1 7 (5.26%) Retail
2 3 (2.26%) Marketing
2 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.26%) Publishing
2 3 (2.26%) Banking
3 2 (1.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 120 (90.23%) Developer
2 45 (33.83%) .NET Developer
3 28 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 27 (20.30%) ASP.NET Developer
5 26 (19.55%) Web Developer
6 23 (17.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (15.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (8.27%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (4.51%) .NET Web Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Designer
10 5 (3.76%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.26%) PHP Developer
11 3 (2.26%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.26%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.26%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.26%) Digital Designer
12 2 (1.50%) Moodle Developer
12 2 (1.50%) Photoshop Designer
12 2 (1.50%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 2 (1.50%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (94.74%) HTML
2 77 (57.89%) jQuery
3 59 (44.36%) .NET
4 55 (41.35%) CSS3
5 54 (40.60%) HTML5
6 45 (33.83%) ASP.NET
7 36 (27.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (21.80%) AngularJS
9 23 (17.29%) OpenID
9 23 (17.29%) OAuth
10 20 (15.04%) .NET Framework
11 13 (9.77%) LESS
12 11 (8.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 11 (8.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (8.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (7.52%) Web Services
13 10 (7.52%) XML
14 9 (6.77%) XHTML
14 9 (6.77%) Ajax
14 9 (6.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.05%) Open Source
2 8 (6.02%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.02%) User Experience
3 6 (4.51%) Kindle
4 4 (3.01%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.26%) W3C
6 2 (1.50%) VLE
6 2 (1.50%) Social Media
6 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) RIA
7 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.50%) Windows
1 2 (1.50%) Android
1 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.35%) MVC
2 38 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (19.55%) E-Commerce
4 22 (16.54%) OO
5 19 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 16 (12.03%) TDD
7 13 (9.77%) Scrum
7 13 (9.77%) Web Development
7 13 (9.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (6.77%) OOP
8 9 (6.77%) SEO
9 6 (4.51%) Line Management
10 5 (3.76%) Web Design
10 5 (3.76%) Web Application Development
10 5 (3.76%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.01%) Test Scripting
11 4 (3.01%) Rapid Prototyping
11 4 (3.01%) Content Management
12 3 (2.26%) Workflow
12 3 (2.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 80 (60.15%) JavaScript
2 59 (44.36%) C#
3 33 (24.81%) PHP
4 28 (21.05%) SQL
5 23 (17.29%) Perl
5 23 (17.29%) Tcl
6 3 (2.26%) Python
6 3 (2.26%) Java
6 3 (2.26%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.50%) Ruby
8 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (3.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 23 (17.29%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 26 (19.55%) Oracle
2 24 (18.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.01%) Adobe
3 4 (3.01%) ATG
4 3 (2.26%) Google
4 3 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.50%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.75%) Twitter
6 1 (0.75%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.75%) Zend
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