The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 29 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Contract jobs citing CSS 3 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.56% 5.12% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 12.09% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £430 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +91.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £29.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+16.94% +1.72%
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 91 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.95% 42.33% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 66 43
Average daily rate £450 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
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 Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Canary Wharf region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Canary Wharf region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) XSD
4 2 (40.00%) XSL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) VB6
4 2 (40.00%) JSP
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) ActiveX
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) JDBC
5 1 (20.00%) JUnit
5 1 (20.00%) J2EE
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) Perl

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Documentum
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Jtest
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) XSD
2 2 (40.00%) XSL
2 2 (40.00%) ActiveX
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Servlets
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (20.00%) JAX-RS
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (20.00%) Flash
3 1 (20.00%) CGI
3 1 (20.00%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) VB6
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle