The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 12 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.00% 6.45% 7.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.71% 30.77% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 15
Average daily rate
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£250 £260 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £210 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £475 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -8.57%
CSS
South West

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 15.50% 20.97% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 28
Average daily rate £250 £395 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.70% +31.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.91% -3.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth 0 5 £325 +17.64% 21
Poole -2 5 £250 -47.36% 12
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 37 (100.00%) HTML
2 34 (91.89%) JavaScript
3 25 (67.57%) jQuery
4 19 (51.35%) .NET
4 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
5 17 (45.95%) C#
5 17 (45.95%) CSS3
5 17 (45.95%) HTML5
6 14 (37.84%) MVC
7 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (35.14%) PHP
8 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
8 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
9 11 (29.73%) SQL
10 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
11 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
12 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
12 7 (18.92%) CMS
13 6 (16.22%) Web Design
13 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
13 6 (16.22%) Symfony
13 6 (16.22%) Drupal
13 6 (16.22%) MySQL
13 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
14 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (13.51%) PHP5
14 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (13.51%) Laravel

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
1 7 (18.92%) CMS
2 6 (16.22%) Drupal
3 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.41%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) DNN
5 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.70%) WordPress
5 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (8.11%) Publishing
2 1 (2.70%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Web Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Drupal Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (13.51%) PHP Developer
4 5 (13.51%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Android Developer
6 1 (2.70%) iOS Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (2.70%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (67.57%) jQuery
3 19 (51.35%) .NET
3 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
4 17 (45.95%) CSS3
4 17 (45.95%) HTML5
5 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
7 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
7 6 (16.22%) Symfony
8 5 (13.51%) Laravel
9 4 (10.81%) Ajax
9 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (8.11%) Kendo UI
10 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (8.11%) XHTML
11 2 (5.41%) Web Services
11 2 (5.41%) WCF
11 2 (5.41%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) Open Source
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.70%) Photography
4 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) UNIX
2 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.41%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) MVC
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) Web Design
4 5 (13.51%) OOP
5 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.41%) OO
8 1 (2.70%) Android Development
8 1 (2.70%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.70%) Mobile Development
8 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.70%) Scrum
8 1 (2.70%) Workflow
8 1 (2.70%) Web Development
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) JavaScript
2 17 (45.95%) C#
3 13 (35.14%) PHP
4 11 (29.73%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) PHP5
6 1 (2.70%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) MCP
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCSD
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
Poole, Dorset
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