The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 38 29 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -19
Contract jobs citing CSS 17 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.41% 4.65% 9.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.97% 16.30% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 17
Average daily rate
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£313 £285 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £444 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
155 135 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.12% 28.54% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 80 43
Average daily rate £375 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £30.00 £25.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.53 £116.25 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Cheltenham 0 6 £313 -23.78% 15
Gloucester - 4 £313 - 5
Cirencester +2 1 £225 -5.26% 1
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 44 (100.00%) HTML
2 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 20 (45.45%) .NET
4 19 (43.18%) C#
5 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
7 14 (31.82%) MVC
7 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 14 (31.82%) HTML5
8 13 (29.55%) SQL
9 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 10 (22.73%) MongoDB
10 10 (22.73%) CSS3
10 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
11 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
12 8 (18.18%) Scrum
12 8 (18.18%) jQuery
12 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (15.91%) XML
14 6 (13.64%) Windows
14 6 (13.64%) DV Cleared
14 6 (13.64%) User Experience
15 5 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
15 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
15 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
16 4 (9.09%) WinForms
16 4 (9.09%) Linux

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (9.09%) Node.js
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) CMS
2 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.27%) Drupal
4 1 (2.27%) WordPress
4 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Acrobat
1 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) GitHub
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.82%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Couchbase
4 2 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.27%) Big Data
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) NUnit
3 2 (4.55%) MSTest
3 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.27%) gulp
4 1 (2.27%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Interactive Media
3 2 (4.55%) Electronics
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Author
5 4 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Designer
6 3 (6.82%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Author
6 3 (6.82%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Web Author
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Digital Designer
7 2 (4.55%) Interaction Designer
7 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (45.45%) .NET
3 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 14 (31.82%) HTML5
5 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (22.73%) CSS3
7 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (18.18%) jQuery
7 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (15.91%) XML
9 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
10 4 (9.09%) JSON
10 4 (9.09%) WinForms
10 4 (9.09%) WCF
11 3 (6.82%) RESTful
11 3 (6.82%) Ajax
11 3 (6.82%) Backbone.js
11 3 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (6.82%) XHTML
11 3 (6.82%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Derivative
3 2 (4.55%) DTV
3 2 (4.55%) E-Learning
3 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.27%) Social Media
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) PKI
4 1 (2.27%) Animation
4 1 (2.27%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
3 3 (6.82%) UNIX
4 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.27%) Android
5 1 (2.27%) webOS
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) MVC
2 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.18%) Scrum
4 5 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (9.09%) Time Management
5 4 (9.09%) Web Development
6 3 (6.82%) Content Management
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.82%) Web Design
6 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.82%) BDD
6 3 (6.82%) Progressive Enhancement
7 2 (4.55%) Mobile Development
7 2 (4.55%) SDLC
7 2 (4.55%) Mobile First
7 2 (4.55%) SOA
7 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.55%) CRM
7 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 19 (43.18%) C#
3 13 (29.55%) SQL
4 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.09%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.82%) Python
5 3 (6.82%) Ruby
5 3 (6.82%) C
6 2 (4.55%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.64%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Adobe
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
4 1 (2.27%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.27%) Twitter
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