The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Contract jobs citing CSS 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 4.35% 1.33% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.52% 10.00% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Average daily rate
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£363 £500 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +35.13%
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 £33.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 23.48% 13.27% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 23
Average daily rate £400 £560 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +30.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £663 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (50.00%) VB6
3 4 (50.00%) IIS
3 4 (50.00%) ActiveX
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 4 (50.00%) VB
3 4 (50.00%) XSD
3 4 (50.00%) XSL
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) JUnit
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (25.00%) CMS
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (12.50%) Front Office

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Alfresco
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) jMock
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) XSD
3 4 (50.00%) XSL
3 4 (50.00%) ActiveX
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) JSON
6 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
6 1 (12.50%) J2EE
6 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 4 (50.00%) VB
3 4 (50.00%) VB6
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Interwoven