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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing CSS 64 62 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.16% 10.46% 6.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.25% 32.12% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 29 38
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £26.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% -49.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +10.00%
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
316 193 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.31% 32.55% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 81 133
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 25
Average hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +8 29 £338 +24.42% 34
Peterborough -9 16 £375 +25.00% 2
Huntingdon - 1 £225 - 2
St Neots - - - -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (95.38%) HTML
2 93 (71.54%) JavaScript
3 67 (51.54%) jQuery
4 65 (50.00%) C#
5 64 (49.23%) .NET
6 62 (47.69%) MVC
7 53 (40.77%) HTML5
8 45 (34.62%) CSS3
9 44 (33.85%) ASP.NET
10 36 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (27.69%) SQL
11 35 (26.92%) PHP
11 35 (26.92%) AngularJS
12 28 (21.54%) OO
12 28 (21.54%) .NET Framework
13 26 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (20.00%) Unit Testing
14 25 (19.23%) Oracle
14 25 (19.23%) E-Commerce
15 21 (16.15%) Microsoft
16 19 (14.62%) MySQL
16 19 (14.62%) Visual Studio
16 19 (14.62%) TDD
17 18 (13.85%) Finance
17 18 (13.85%) WCF
17 18 (13.85%) SQL Server
18 17 (13.08%) OOP
18 17 (13.08%) Laravel
19 16 (12.31%) Windows
19 16 (12.31%) Web Services

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (8.46%) Node.js
2 7 (5.38%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.62%) Apache
3 6 (4.62%) nginx
4 5 (3.85%) CMS
5 3 (2.31%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.31%) WordPress
6 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.54%) Moodle
7 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.77%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.85%) Fireworks
2 5 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (3.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.77%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.77%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.77%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Tridion
1 2 (1.54%) Shopify
1 2 (1.54%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.54%) SaaS
3 1 (0.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.38%) SMTP
2 4 (3.08%) HTTP
3 2 (1.54%) SSH
3 2 (1.54%) Intranet
4 1 (0.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.62%) MySQL
2 18 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.31%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.54%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (14.62%) Visual Studio
2 14 (10.77%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.77%) Jasmine
3 10 (7.69%) Mocha
4 7 (5.38%) QUnit
5 6 (4.62%) Subversion
5 6 (4.62%) NUnit
5 6 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.62%) PHPUnit
6 5 (3.85%) Grunt
7 4 (3.08%) JIRA
7 4 (3.08%) Moq
8 3 (2.31%) Bower
9 2 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.77%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.77%) Firebug
10 1 (0.77%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (13.85%) Finance
2 7 (5.38%) Retail
3 5 (3.85%) Banking
4 4 (3.08%) Marketing
5 3 (2.31%) Advertising
5 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (84.62%) Developer
2 42 (32.31%) .NET Developer
3 28 (21.54%) C# Developer
4 23 (17.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 22 (16.92%) Web Developer
6 21 (16.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (13.08%) PHP Developer
8 16 (12.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (6.15%) Designer
10 7 (5.38%) UI Developer
10 7 (5.38%) UI Programmer
11 6 (4.62%) Business Architect
11 6 (4.62%) Architect
11 6 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.62%) Business Solution Architect
12 5 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
13 4 (3.08%) Web Designer
13 4 (3.08%) PHP Web Developer
13 4 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
13 4 (3.08%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (95.38%) HTML
2 67 (51.54%) jQuery
3 64 (49.23%) .NET
4 53 (40.77%) HTML5
5 45 (34.62%) CSS3
6 44 (33.85%) ASP.NET
7 35 (26.92%) AngularJS
8 28 (21.54%) .NET Framework
9 26 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (13.85%) WCF
11 17 (13.08%) Laravel
12 16 (12.31%) Web Services
12 16 (12.31%) XHTML
13 13 (10.00%) RESTful
13 13 (10.00%) Ajax
14 11 (8.46%) OpenID
14 11 (8.46%) OAuth
14 11 (8.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (6.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (6.92%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.23%) Open Source
2 11 (8.46%) User Experience
3 9 (6.92%) Kindle
4 8 (6.15%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.38%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.08%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.54%) VLE
8 2 (1.54%) W3C
8 2 (1.54%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.54%) Social Media
9 1 (0.77%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.31%) Windows
2 7 (5.38%) Linux
3 5 (3.85%) Android
4 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.54%) Debian
5 2 (1.54%) UNIX
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (47.69%) MVC
2 36 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (21.54%) OO
4 26 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 25 (19.23%) E-Commerce
6 19 (14.62%) TDD
7 17 (13.08%) OOP
8 15 (11.54%) Scrum
9 13 (10.00%) Multithreading
9 13 (10.00%) OOD
10 10 (7.69%) Web Development
11 8 (6.15%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (5.38%) SOA
13 5 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (3.08%) Web Design
14 4 (3.08%) Content Management
14 4 (3.08%) Web Application Development
14 4 (3.08%) Android Development
15 3 (2.31%) Software Engineering
15 3 (2.31%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 93 (71.54%) JavaScript
2 65 (50.00%) C#
3 36 (27.69%) SQL
4 35 (26.92%) PHP
5 13 (10.00%) Perl
6 11 (8.46%) Tcl
7 8 (6.15%) PHP5
8 6 (4.62%) Python
9 5 (3.85%) Java
10 4 (3.08%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.54%) Ruby
11 2 (1.54%) VB
11 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.54%) Scala
12 1 (0.77%) R
12 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (6.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.77%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.92%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 11 (8.46%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 25 (19.23%) Oracle
2 21 (16.15%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.38%) Twitter
4 5 (3.85%) Adobe
5 3 (2.31%) Google
6 2 (1.54%) Temenos
6 2 (1.54%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.77%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.77%) Facebook
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