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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 68 58 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.08% 7.67% 10.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.03% 21.97% 34.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 35 41
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£313 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
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
283 264 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.61% 34.92% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 115 112
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 32
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £20.10 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £38.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 39 £350 +7.69% 26
Peterborough +14 15 £305 -12.85% 8
St Neots - - - - 2
Chatteris - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 4
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 130 (94.20%) HTML
2 84 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 81 (58.70%) jQuery
4 62 (44.93%) .NET
4 62 (44.93%) C#
5 59 (42.75%) HTML5
5 59 (42.75%) CSS3
6 54 (39.13%) MVC
7 47 (34.06%) ASP.NET
8 38 (27.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (25.36%) PHP
10 30 (21.74%) SQL Server
11 29 (21.01%) SQL
12 27 (19.57%) Oracle
12 27 (19.57%) AngularJS
13 25 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (18.12%) E-Commerce
13 25 (18.12%) OO
14 24 (17.39%) Microsoft
14 24 (17.39%) .NET Framework
15 23 (16.67%) Tcl
15 23 (16.67%) Perl
15 23 (16.67%) Open Source
15 23 (16.67%) OpenID
15 23 (16.67%) OpenSSO
15 23 (16.67%) OAuth
16 19 (13.77%) TDD
16 19 (13.77%) MS Exchange
16 19 (13.77%) SMTP
17 18 (13.04%) Unit Testing

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (13.77%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.25%) Node.js
3 4 (2.90%) IIS
3 4 (2.90%) CMS
4 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.45%) Moodle
4 2 (1.45%) WordPress
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.45%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.72%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.72%) InDesign
4 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Tridion
1 2 (1.45%) Shopify
2 1 (0.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) SaaS
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.72%) Force.com
3 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.77%) SMTP
2 5 (3.62%) Internet
3 3 (2.17%) HTTP
4 2 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.97%) MySQL
2 11 (7.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.45%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (12.32%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.97%) Subversion
2 11 (7.97%) Grunt
3 9 (6.52%) NUnit
3 9 (6.52%) JIRA
3 9 (6.52%) Bower
4 8 (5.80%) Git (software)
5 7 (5.07%) Moq
5 7 (5.07%) Jasmine
6 5 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.17%) Mocha
7 3 (2.17%) Firebug
7 3 (2.17%) Fiddler
8 2 (1.45%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.72%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (4.35%) Finance
2 5 (3.62%) Retail
3 4 (2.90%) Marketing
4 3 (2.17%) Publishing
4 3 (2.17%) Banking
4 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.72%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 126 (91.30%) Developer
2 48 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 30 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 27 (19.57%) Web Developer
4 27 (19.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 25 (18.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (15.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (10.87%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (4.35%) Designer
9 5 (3.62%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (2.90%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.90%) PHP Developer
10 4 (2.90%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.17%) Digital Designer
11 3 (2.17%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.17%) Software Developer
12 2 (1.45%) Software Engineer
12 2 (1.45%) HTML Developer
12 2 (1.45%) Graphic Designer
12 2 (1.45%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (94.20%) HTML
2 81 (58.70%) jQuery
3 62 (44.93%) .NET
4 59 (42.75%) HTML5
4 59 (42.75%) CSS3
5 47 (34.06%) ASP.NET
6 38 (27.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (19.57%) AngularJS
8 24 (17.39%) .NET Framework
9 23 (16.67%) OpenID
9 23 (16.67%) OAuth
10 14 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 13 (9.42%) WCF
11 13 (9.42%) LESS
11 13 (9.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (7.97%) XML
12 11 (7.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (7.25%) Sass
13 10 (7.25%) Web Services
13 10 (7.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.67%) Open Source
2 10 (7.25%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.35%) Kindle
4 4 (2.90%) W3C
4 4 (2.90%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.17%) RIA
6 2 (1.45%) VLE
7 1 (0.72%) Social Media
7 1 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) Wiki
7 1 (0.72%) IPTV
7 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.72%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.90%) Windows
2 2 (1.45%) Android
3 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.72%) UNIX
3 1 (0.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (39.13%) MVC
2 25 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.12%) E-Commerce
2 25 (18.12%) OO
3 19 (13.77%) TDD
4 18 (13.04%) Unit Testing
5 15 (10.87%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (10.14%) Web Development
7 13 (9.42%) Scrum
8 9 (6.52%) OOP
8 9 (6.52%) SEO
9 7 (5.07%) Web Design
10 6 (4.35%) Test Scripting
10 6 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (2.90%) Content Management
11 4 (2.90%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (2.90%) Web Application Development
11 4 (2.90%) Rapid Prototyping
12 3 (2.17%) BDD
12 3 (2.17%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 84 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 62 (44.93%) C#
3 35 (25.36%) PHP
4 29 (21.01%) SQL
5 23 (16.67%) Tcl
5 23 (16.67%) Perl
6 4 (2.90%) Python
7 3 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.17%) Java
8 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (2.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 23 (16.67%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 27 (19.57%) Oracle
2 24 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.35%) ATG
4 5 (3.62%) Adobe
5 3 (2.17%) Google
5 3 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.45%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.72%) Twitter
7 1 (0.72%) Zend
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom
EMBL
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - Sand Resources
Posted: 10 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Posted: 23 days ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Posted: 23 days ago