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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 29 50
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +21
Contract jobs citing CSS 4 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.39% 5.07% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% 11.46% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £430 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +91.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
- +23.89%
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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
26 96 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.03% 44.24% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 69 60
Average daily rate £450 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £400 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram 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

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) XSD
4 3 (42.86%) XSL
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) VBScript
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) JSP
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) ActiveX
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) VB6
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Ajax
5 2 (28.57%) JSON

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) Documentum
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Jtest
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) VB Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) XSD
3 3 (42.86%) XSL
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) ActiveX
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) JSTL
5 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) WF
5 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
5 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Workflow
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) VBScript
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft