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 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 4 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Contract jobs citing CSS 18 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 7.35% 18.29% 3.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 51.72% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.76 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
- +41.41%
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
54 58 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 22.04% 35.37% 28.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 43
Average daily rate £325 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 11
Average hourly rate £43.00 £13.76 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+212.61% -49.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 October 2014. 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
Poole +3 10 £325 +4.00% 4
Bournemouth -6 8 £325 -13.33% 21
Dorchester - - - - 2
Weymouth - - - -
Wimborne - - - -
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 34 (94.44%) HTML
2 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 18 (50.00%) PHP
4 17 (47.22%) jQuery
5 16 (44.44%) MVC
6 13 (36.11%) .NET
6 13 (36.11%) HTML5
7 11 (30.56%) C#
8 10 (27.78%) SQL
8 10 (27.78%) CSS3
9 9 (25.00%) MySQL
9 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 9 (25.00%) CMS
10 7 (19.44%) Photoshop
10 7 (19.44%) Ajax
10 7 (19.44%) Laravel
11 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
11 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 6 (16.67%) Migration
11 6 (16.67%) Java
11 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 6 (16.67%) Web Services
11 6 (16.67%) Apache
11 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
12 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
12 5 (13.89%) CGI
12 5 (13.89%) HTTPS
12 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
12 5 (13.89%) SAN

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 9 (25.00%) CMS
2 6 (16.67%) Apache
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.56%) WordPress
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (2.78%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (2.78%) Drupal
5 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.33%) InfoPath
3 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) HTTPS
1 5 (13.89%) SAN
1 5 (13.89%) Intranet
1 5 (13.89%) DNS
1 5 (13.89%) SSH
1 5 (13.89%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 5 (13.89%) Ingres
3 5 (13.89%) JasperReports
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.89%) PHPUnit
3 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.33%) NUnit
4 3 (8.33%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.56%) Subversion
6 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.78%) Moq
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (11.11%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Applications Architect
6 2 (5.56%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) HTML
2 17 (47.22%) jQuery
3 13 (36.11%) .NET
3 13 (36.11%) HTML5
4 10 (27.78%) CSS3
5 7 (19.44%) Ajax
5 7 (19.44%) Laravel
6 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 6 (16.67%) Web Services
7 5 (13.89%) CGI
7 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
7 5 (13.89%) JDBC
7 5 (13.89%) DAO
7 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (13.89%) REST
8 4 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (11.11%) JSON
9 3 (8.33%) LAMP
9 3 (8.33%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.89%) Clustering
2 5 (13.89%) N-Tier
3 4 (11.11%) User Experience
3 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) VMS
1 5 (13.89%) UNIX
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
1 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) MVC
2 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (16.67%) Migration
3 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
3 5 (13.89%) Validation
3 5 (13.89%) OO
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) Change Control
4 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 3 (8.33%) CRM
5 3 (8.33%) Workflow
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (8.33%) BDD
5 3 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 3 (8.33%) System Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Web Development
6 2 (5.56%) Content Management
6 2 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 18 (50.00%) PHP
3 11 (30.56%) C#
4 10 (27.78%) SQL
5 6 (16.67%) Java
6 5 (13.89%) Perl
6 5 (13.89%) Korn
6 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
7 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 3 (8.33%) PHP5
9 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.89%) NFS
1 5 (13.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) VMware
2 4 (11.11%) EPiServer
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Telerik
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe
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