The first table below looks at the demand for OOCSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOCSS 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 East of England 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
Object-Oriented CSS (OOCSS)
Rank 139 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOCSS 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
864 596 842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.40% 26.47% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 343 476
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 60
Average hourly rate £35.80 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.48 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
OOCSS
England

OOCSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

OOCSS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OOCSS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOCSS across the East of England region.

OOCSS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

OOCSS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing OOCSS 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 OOCSS.

1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
1 5 (100.00%) JSTL
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (100.00%) Mustache
1 5 (100.00%) Sass
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (100.00%) Grunt
1 5 (100.00%) Bower
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) ATG
2 2 (40.00%) Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) W3C

OOCSS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing OOCSS 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 OOCSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Grunt
1 5 (100.00%) Bower
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) JSTL
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) Mustache
1 5 (100.00%) Sass
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) ATG