The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough 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 Farnborough 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 9 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 8.62% 6.90% 6.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.41% 16.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate £356 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £325 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £325 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
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
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 29.31% 41.38% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 8
Average daily rate £388 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £344 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £12.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -68.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CSS
Hampshire

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Mule
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (66.67%) Splunk
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Django
3 4 (66.67%) Ansible
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) AMQP
3 4 (66.67%) Mercurial
3 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Wiki
4 2 (33.33%) Android Development
4 2 (33.33%) Sphinx

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 (66.67%) Mule
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 1 (16.67%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Django Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Architect
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Django
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Sphinx
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) ExpressJS
4 1 (16.67%) WF
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Splunk