The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Dorset region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 26 8 24
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Contract jobs citing CSS 7 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.06% 12.97% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 50.00% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 22 3
Average daily rate £475 £263 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.95% -27.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +79.48%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 48 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 24.45% 25.95% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 27
Average daily rate £488 £275 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% -27.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £47.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CSS
South West

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -15 5 £475 +72.72% 11
Poole +2 2 £475 +137.50% 8
Weymouth - - - -
Wimborne - - - -
Dorchester - - - -
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (95.83%) HTML
2 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (58.33%) jQuery
4 13 (54.17%) HTML5
5 10 (41.67%) CSS3
6 9 (37.50%) MVC
7 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 7 (29.17%) Java
8 7 (29.17%) Spring
9 6 (25.00%) Ajax
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (20.83%) Spring Web Flow
10 5 (20.83%) SOAP
10 5 (20.83%) PHP
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle
10 5 (20.83%) Finance
11 4 (16.67%) Maven
11 4 (16.67%) Web Services
11 4 (16.67%) XML
11 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
11 4 (16.67%) JBoss
11 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
11 4 (16.67%) Spring Integration
11 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
12 3 (12.50%) PhoneGap
12 3 (12.50%) Sass
12 3 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
12 3 (12.50%) Relational Database

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) WordPress
4 1 (4.17%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Maven
3 3 (12.50%) PhoneGap
4 2 (8.33%) Axure RP
5 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Programmer
4 2 (8.33%) HTML Developer
4 2 (8.33%) CSS Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Visual Designer
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) UI Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.17%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) HTML
2 14 (58.33%) jQuery
3 13 (54.17%) HTML5
4 10 (41.67%) CSS3
5 7 (29.17%) Spring
6 6 (25.00%) Ajax
7 5 (20.83%) Spring Web Flow
7 5 (20.83%) SOAP
8 4 (16.67%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) XML
8 4 (16.67%) Spring Integration
9 3 (12.50%) Sass
9 3 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 3 (12.50%) XSD
9 3 (12.50%) .NET
10 2 (8.33%) Flash
10 2 (8.33%) LINQ
10 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (4.17%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
1 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) MVC
2 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.33%) OOP
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) Kanban
6 1 (4.17%) Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) OOD
6 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 3 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) PHP5
6 1 (4.17%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) Ektron
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
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