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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 67 67 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.90% 8.07% 7.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.47% 24.01% 22.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 35 35
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
312 279 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.79% 33.61% 34.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 167 115
Average daily rate £355 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 11
Average hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £33.25 £20.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.75 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +1 48 £340 +2.64% 34
Peterborough -3 12 £294 -3.68% 9
Huntingdon - 2 £138 -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 124 (91.85%) HTML
2 108 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 53 (39.26%) jQuery
4 49 (36.30%) HTML5
5 47 (34.81%) CSS3
6 46 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (31.11%) Java
8 35 (25.93%) Ajax
9 34 (25.19%) Git (software)
10 33 (24.44%) MVC
11 31 (22.96%) Photoshop
12 26 (19.26%) Adobe
12 26 (19.26%) User Experience
13 24 (17.78%) Responsive Web Design
13 24 (17.78%) Mobile App
13 24 (17.78%) E-Commerce
14 23 (17.04%) .NET
15 22 (16.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 20 (14.81%) Mercurial
16 20 (14.81%) Node.js
17 19 (14.07%) C#
18 18 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
18 18 (13.33%) REST
19 17 (12.59%) ASP.NET
19 17 (12.59%) UX Design
20 16 (11.85%) Marketing
20 16 (11.85%) PHP
20 16 (11.85%) CMS
20 16 (11.85%) Spring
20 16 (11.85%) Grunt

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (14.81%) Node.js
2 16 (11.85%) CMS
3 13 (9.63%) Drupal
4 10 (7.41%) Umbraco
5 9 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.44%) WordPress
7 4 (2.96%) Apache Solr
7 4 (2.96%) Apache
7 4 (2.96%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.48%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.48%) Mule
9 1 (0.74%) IIS
9 1 (0.74%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.74%) Moodle
9 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.74%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 31 (22.96%) Photoshop
2 18 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (7.41%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (4.44%) Acrobat
5 4 (2.96%) MS Excel
6 3 (2.22%) Fireworks
6 3 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (1.48%) MS Office
8 1 (0.74%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (8.89%) Tridion
2 2 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.41%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.19%) HTTP
2 5 (3.70%) LDAP
3 2 (1.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.11%) MySQL
2 13 (9.63%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.44%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.96%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.74%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 34 (25.19%) Git (software)
2 20 (14.81%) Mercurial
3 16 (11.85%) Grunt
4 14 (10.37%) Jasmine
4 14 (10.37%) WebStorm
4 14 (10.37%) IntelliJ
5 11 (8.15%) Selenium
6 10 (7.41%) gulp
7 9 (6.67%) PhantomJS
8 6 (4.44%) Appium
8 6 (4.44%) JBehave
8 6 (4.44%) Visual Studio
8 6 (4.44%) JMeter
9 5 (3.70%) Maven
10 4 (2.96%) Subversion
11 3 (2.22%) Bower
12 2 (1.48%) MSBuild
12 2 (1.48%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.48%) RSpec
12 2 (1.48%) JIRA
General
1 16 (11.85%) Marketing
2 7 (5.19%) Finance
3 6 (4.44%) Retail
4 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.48%) Electronics
5 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 90 (66.67%) Developer
2 31 (22.96%) Front-End Developer
3 14 (10.37%) Designer
3 14 (10.37%) Web Developer
4 13 (9.63%) .NET Developer
4 13 (9.63%) UI Developer
4 13 (9.63%) UI Programmer
5 9 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 7 (5.19%) C# Developer
7 6 (4.44%) Author
7 6 (4.44%) Technical Author
7 6 (4.44%) Junior
7 6 (4.44%) UI Designer
8 5 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (3.70%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (3.70%) Software Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Marketing Manager
8 5 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (2.96%) Web Designer
9 4 (2.96%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (91.85%) HTML
2 53 (39.26%) jQuery
3 49 (36.30%) HTML5
4 47 (34.81%) CSS3
5 35 (25.93%) Ajax
6 23 (17.04%) .NET
7 22 (16.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (13.33%) REST
9 17 (12.59%) ASP.NET
10 16 (11.85%) Spring
11 14 (10.37%) XML
12 13 (9.63%) PhoneGap
13 12 (8.89%) Sass
13 12 (8.89%) RESTful
13 12 (8.89%) Web Services
13 12 (8.89%) Hibernate
14 10 (7.41%) Flash
15 9 (6.67%) Struts
15 9 (6.67%) JSP
16 8 (5.93%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.26%) User Experience
2 24 (17.78%) Mobile App
3 13 (9.63%) Graphic Design
4 10 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.48%) DTV
5 2 (1.48%) Biology
5 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.48%) Life Science
6 1 (0.74%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.74%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.74%) Social Media
6 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.74%) Photography
6 1 (0.74%) Video Editing
6 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.93%) Linux
2 4 (2.96%) UNIX
3 2 (1.48%) AIX
3 2 (1.48%) Solaris
3 2 (1.48%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.74%) Android
4 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (24.44%) MVC
3 24 (17.78%) E-Commerce
3 24 (17.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (12.59%) UX Design
5 13 (9.63%) Unit Testing
6 12 (8.89%) TDD
6 12 (8.89%) SEO
6 12 (8.89%) Scrum
7 11 (8.15%) OO
7 11 (8.15%) Content Management
7 11 (8.15%) BDD
7 11 (8.15%) Analytics
8 10 (7.41%) Data Privacy
8 10 (7.41%) Email Marketing
8 10 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (6.67%) Web Development
9 9 (6.67%) Web Design
10 8 (5.93%) Project Management
11 7 (5.19%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 108 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 42 (31.11%) Java
3 19 (14.07%) C#
4 16 (11.85%) PHP
5 14 (10.37%) ECMAScript
5 14 (10.37%) TypeScript
5 14 (10.37%) Dart
6 8 (5.93%) SQL
7 5 (3.70%) Python
8 4 (2.96%) Ruby
9 2 (1.48%) XQuery
9 2 (1.48%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.48%) C
9 2 (1.48%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.74%) Scala
10 1 (0.74%) XPath
10 1 (0.74%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (5.93%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 26 (19.26%) Adobe
2 12 (8.89%) Google
3 10 (7.41%) EPiServer
4 8 (5.93%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.44%) Oracle
6 4 (2.96%) Intershop
6 4 (2.96%) hybris
6 4 (2.96%) Demandware
7 2 (1.48%) SAP
7 2 (1.48%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.48%) Terracotta
8 1 (0.74%) Telerik
8 1 (0.74%) Twitter
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £220 - £260 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
People Source
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Rate: £300 - 450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago