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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing CSS 5 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 4.81% 2.65% 9.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.74% 15.63% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Average daily rate
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£237 £370 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.87% +85.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.20 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -10.44%
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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
23 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 22.12% 16.93% 25.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 19
Average daily rate £383 £525 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.14% +75.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £228 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £54.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 7 (58.33%) VB
3 7 (58.33%) VB6
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
3 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) VBScript
5 5 (41.67%) XSD
5 5 (41.67%) XSL
5 5 (41.67%) ActiveX
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) IIS
7 3 (25.00%) JSP
7 3 (25.00%) J2EE
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) Workflow
7 3 (25.00%) Ajax
7 3 (25.00%) REST
8 2 (16.67%) Apache Flex
8 2 (16.67%) Banking
8 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Validation
8 2 (16.67%) CMS

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) LDAP
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
1 2 (16.67%) ClearQuest
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) XSD
4 5 (41.67%) XSL
4 5 (41.67%) ActiveX
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) Ajax
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (25.00%) JSP
6 3 (25.00%) REST
7 2 (16.67%) SOAP
7 2 (16.67%) Apache Flex
8 1 (8.33%) YUI
8 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
8 1 (8.33%) JSON
8 1 (8.33%) Dojo
8 1 (8.33%) CSS3
8 1 (8.33%) WebSockets
8 1 (8.33%) JSLint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) VB
2 7 (58.33%) VB6
3 5 (41.67%) VBScript
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) BEA
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow