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 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing CSS 70 66 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.64% 12.52% 7.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.55% 41.25% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 38 41
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 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £404 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% -61.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
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
274 160 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 37.74% 30.36% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 76 146
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 15
Average hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +4 28 £325 +36.84% 39
Peterborough -7 18 £375 +15.38% 5
Huntingdon +3 3 £195 -35.00% 2
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 109 (95.61%) HTML
2 87 (76.32%) JavaScript
3 56 (49.12%) jQuery
4 48 (42.11%) C#
4 48 (42.11%) HTML5
5 47 (41.23%) MVC
6 46 (40.35%) .NET
7 37 (32.46%) CSS3
8 35 (30.70%) PHP
9 30 (26.32%) SQL
9 30 (26.32%) OO
9 30 (26.32%) AngularJS
10 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET
11 27 (23.68%) Unit Testing
12 26 (22.81%) Oracle
13 25 (21.93%) .NET Framework
14 23 (20.18%) MySQL
15 22 (19.30%) Finance
16 20 (17.54%) WCF
17 19 (16.67%) Windows
17 19 (16.67%) XHTML
17 19 (16.67%) Git (software)
17 19 (16.67%) Laravel
18 18 (15.79%) Web Services
18 18 (15.79%) TDD
19 17 (14.91%) OOD
19 17 (14.91%) Multithreading
20 16 (14.04%) RESTful
20 16 (14.04%) OOP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 8 (7.02%) Apache
1 8 (7.02%) nginx
2 7 (6.14%) Node.js
3 4 (3.51%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.63%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.63%) WordPress
4 3 (2.63%) CMS
5 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.75%) Moodle
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.88%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (7.89%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.39%) Fireworks
3 4 (3.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (3.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.88%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.88%) InDesign
4 1 (0.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Temenos T24
1 2 (1.75%) Shopify
2 1 (0.88%) Tridion
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) HTTP
2 4 (3.51%) SMTP
3 2 (1.75%) SSH
4 1 (0.88%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.88%) Intranet
4 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.18%) MySQL
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) Big Data
4 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.16%) Visual Studio
3 12 (10.53%) Jasmine
4 10 (8.77%) Mocha
5 8 (7.02%) PHPUnit
6 7 (6.14%) QUnit
7 6 (5.26%) Subversion
8 5 (4.39%) Grunt
9 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.63%) Bower
10 2 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (1.75%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.88%) Moq
11 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.88%) NUnit
11 1 (0.88%) Firebug
11 1 (0.88%) Fiddler
General
1 22 (19.30%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Retail
3 5 (4.39%) Banking
4 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.63%) Marketing
5 2 (1.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 95 (83.33%) Developer
2 26 (22.81%) .NET Developer
3 22 (19.30%) C# Developer
4 21 (18.42%) PHP Developer
5 19 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 15 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (7.02%) UI Developer
8 8 (7.02%) UI Programmer
9 7 (6.14%) Designer
9 7 (6.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.26%) Business Architect
10 6 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (5.26%) Architect
10 6 (5.26%) Business Solution Architect
11 4 (3.51%) PHP Web Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Web Designer
11 4 (3.51%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
12 3 (2.63%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (95.61%) HTML
2 56 (49.12%) jQuery
3 48 (42.11%) HTML5
4 46 (40.35%) .NET
5 37 (32.46%) CSS3
6 30 (26.32%) AngularJS
7 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET
8 25 (21.93%) .NET Framework
9 20 (17.54%) WCF
10 19 (16.67%) XHTML
10 19 (16.67%) Laravel
11 18 (15.79%) Web Services
12 16 (14.04%) RESTful
13 15 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (10.53%) Ajax
15 9 (7.89%) Ember.js
15 9 (7.89%) Symfony
16 8 (7.02%) OAuth
16 8 (7.02%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) Open Source
1 9 (7.89%) User Experience
2 7 (6.14%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.14%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.26%) Kindle
4 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.63%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.75%) VLE
5 2 (1.75%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.75%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.75%) Social Media
6 1 (0.88%) W3C
6 1 (0.88%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (6.14%) Linux
3 5 (4.39%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.39%) Android
4 2 (1.75%) Debian
4 2 (1.75%) UNIX
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (41.23%) MVC
2 30 (26.32%) OO
3 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (23.68%) Unit Testing
5 18 (15.79%) TDD
6 17 (14.91%) OOD
6 17 (14.91%) Multithreading
7 16 (14.04%) OOP
8 15 (13.16%) E-Commerce
9 12 (10.53%) Scrum
10 7 (6.14%) Web Development
11 5 (4.39%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.39%) Web Application Development
11 5 (4.39%) SOA
12 4 (3.51%) Content Management
12 4 (3.51%) Android Development
12 4 (3.51%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (2.63%) Workflow
13 3 (2.63%) Software Engineering
14 2 (1.75%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (76.32%) JavaScript
2 48 (42.11%) C#
3 35 (30.70%) PHP
4 30 (26.32%) SQL
5 10 (8.77%) Perl
5 10 (8.77%) PHP5
6 8 (7.02%) Tcl
7 7 (6.14%) Python
8 4 (3.51%) Java
9 3 (2.63%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.75%) Ruby
10 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.75%) VB
10 2 (1.75%) Scala
11 1 (0.88%) R
11 1 (0.88%) C
11 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.88%) C++
11 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (7.02%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 26 (22.81%) Oracle
2 15 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.89%) Twitter
4 5 (4.39%) Adobe
5 3 (2.63%) Google
6 2 (1.75%) Temenos
6 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.75%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.88%) Facebook
7 1 (0.88%) Sitecore
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