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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.58% 2.65% 13.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 17.65% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 9
Average daily rate
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£313 £410 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.78% +13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £378 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £442 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +8.52%
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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
36 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 27.48% 15.04% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 18
Average daily rate £333 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.19% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

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
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 27 August 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) .NET
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (44.44%) C#
5 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) MVC
6 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (27.78%) XML
8 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (22.22%) HTML5
9 4 (22.22%) Windows
9 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
9 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 3 (16.67%) WinForms
10 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
10 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (16.67%) Derivative
10 3 (16.67%) UNIX
10 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 3 (16.67%) Acrobat
10 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
10 3 (16.67%) SignalR
11 2 (11.11%) CSS3
11 2 (11.11%) Scrum

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Drupal
1 1 (5.56%) WordPress
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Acrobat
1 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Author
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Author
6 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Web Author
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) .NET
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (27.78%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) HTML5
7 3 (16.67%) SignalR
7 3 (16.67%) WinForms
8 2 (11.11%) WCF
8 2 (11.11%) CSS3
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (5.56%) jQuery
9 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 1 (5.56%) XSL
9 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (5.56%) Blog
2 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) Time Management
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Kanban
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) System Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Content Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) SEO
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C#
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle