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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing CSS 9 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.52% 5.31% 8.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.00% 37.50% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £335 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.57%
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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
50 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 36.23% 14.16% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 10 12
Average daily rate £330 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £450 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 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 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (76.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (52.00%) SQL
6 13 (52.00%) C#
7 12 (48.00%) MVC
8 11 (44.00%) MySQL
8 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (32.00%) Scrum
10 8 (32.00%) MongoDB
11 7 (28.00%) BDD
11 7 (28.00%) MSTest
11 7 (28.00%) TDD
11 7 (28.00%) NUnit
12 6 (24.00%) REST
12 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
13 5 (20.00%) Degree
13 5 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
13 5 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
13 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (20.00%) CQRS
13 5 (20.00%) Couchbase
13 5 (20.00%) Puppet
13 5 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (20.00%) Mobile First
13 5 (20.00%) SOA

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Acrobat
1 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (44.00%) MySQL
3 8 (32.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (20.00%) Couchbase
4 5 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) NUnit
1 7 (28.00%) MSTest
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Author
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Author
6 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (24.00%) REST
5 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (20.00%) XML
6 5 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (16.00%) jQuery
7 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (12.00%) SignalR
8 3 (12.00%) WinForms
8 3 (12.00%) WCF
9 2 (8.00%) HTML5
9 2 (8.00%) Web Services
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (4.00%) RESTful
10 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Derivative
2 1 (4.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Scrum
4 7 (28.00%) TDD
4 7 (28.00%) BDD
5 5 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
5 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (20.00%) CQRS
5 5 (20.00%) Mobile First
5 5 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Use Case
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.00%) System Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (52.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) SAP