The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 9 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 3 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.00% 5.10% 8.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 27.78% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 11
Median daily rate £410 £300 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +8.33%

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
12 18 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.00% 18.37% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 37
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for CSS.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
6 3 (27.27%) PHP
6 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) MySQL
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Subversion
6 3 (27.27%) Mercurial
6 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
6 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
6 3 (27.27%) NoSQL

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) Big Data
3 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
3 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (9.09%) OrientDB
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Mercurial
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
3 2 (18.18%) Ant
3 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 2 (18.18%) Gradle
3 2 (18.18%) Hudson
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) CSS3
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) Zend Framework
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) EJB
5 2 (18.18%) Java EE
5 2 (18.18%) JMS
5 2 (18.18%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
6 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
6 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (9.09%) LINQ
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
1 1 (9.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) OO PHP
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (18.18%) MapReduce
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) OOD
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) XPath
5 1 (9.09%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Zend
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) SAP