The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 9 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 10.91% 17.86% 10.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 50.00% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£319 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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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 Gatwick region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 38.18% 35.71% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 3
Average daily rate £348 £319 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.01% -20.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) Snort
5 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (25.00%) HTTP
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) C
6 2 (16.67%) XHTML
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) DB2
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) Ajax
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) User Experience
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Axure RP
1 1 (8.33%) ProtoShare
General
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Report Developer
5 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
5 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) UI Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) XHTML
2 2 (16.67%) Ajax
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C++
1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
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