The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.36% 14.58% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.08% 35.00% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
- +41.41%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 23.21% 41.67% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 5
Average daily rate £375 £285 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
4 5 (55.56%) Spring
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Electronics
6 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (33.33%) DTV
6 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
6 3 (33.33%) SAP
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) J2EE
6 3 (33.33%) Marketing
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
6 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 3 (33.33%) BDD
6 3 (33.33%) Maven
6 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Electronics
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE
4 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) XSL
6 1 (11.11%) LAMP
6 1 (11.11%) XHTML
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
6 1 (11.11%) Laravel
6 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) DTV
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Zend
3 1 (11.11%) Google