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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 24 13 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing CSS 30 54 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.73% 10.80% 4.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.09% 39.42% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 43 8
Average daily rate £325 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £350 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £435 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
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
88 137 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.73% 27.40% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 99 24
Average daily rate £415 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £338 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £431 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £83.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 5 £300 -27.27% 8
Cirencester +3 4 £306 -12.50% 1
Gloucester -10 3 £413 +3.12% 5
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 55 (98.21%) HTML
2 49 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 22 (39.29%) Java
4 20 (35.71%) SQL
5 19 (33.93%) XML
5 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (25.00%) JSF
6 14 (25.00%) Web Services
6 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 13 (23.21%) HTML5
8 12 (21.43%) C#
8 12 (21.43%) Ajax
8 12 (21.43%) jQuery
9 11 (19.64%) WebSphere
9 11 (19.64%) Hibernate
9 11 (19.64%) Scrum
9 11 (19.64%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (19.64%) JSP
9 11 (19.64%) Struts
9 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
9 11 (19.64%) IBM
9 11 (19.64%) DV Cleared
9 11 (19.64%) Apache Camel
9 11 (19.64%) Relational Database
10 10 (17.86%) CSS3
10 10 (17.86%) RDBMS
10 10 (17.86%) Spring
11 9 (16.07%) Finance
11 9 (16.07%) Java EE
11 9 (16.07%) Eclipse

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
1 11 (19.64%) WebSphere
1 11 (19.64%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.36%) Confluence
3 3 (5.36%) Drupal
3 3 (5.36%) Node.js
4 2 (3.57%) Apache
4 2 (3.57%) IIS
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.57%) WordPress
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.79%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) InfoPath
2 2 (3.57%) Acrobat
2 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) Relational Database
2 10 (17.86%) RDBMS
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.71%) MySQL
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.79%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (1.79%) Big Data
7 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.79%) OrientDB
7 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Eclipse
2 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.36%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.79%) JUnit
5 1 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.79%) Mocha
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.79%) RSpec
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
5 1 (1.79%) webpack
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (83.93%) Developer
2 18 (32.14%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 6 (10.71%) UI Developer
6 5 (8.93%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 5 (8.93%) HTML Developer
6 5 (8.93%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.93%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.14%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Administrator
8 3 (5.36%) SharePoint Administrator
9 2 (3.57%) Author
9 2 (3.57%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (98.21%) HTML
2 19 (33.93%) XML
3 14 (25.00%) JSF
3 14 (25.00%) Web Services
4 13 (23.21%) HTML5
5 12 (21.43%) Ajax
5 12 (21.43%) jQuery
6 11 (19.64%) Apache Camel
6 11 (19.64%) Hibernate
6 11 (19.64%) JSP
6 11 (19.64%) Struts
7 10 (17.86%) CSS3
7 10 (17.86%) Spring
8 9 (16.07%) .NET
8 9 (16.07%) Java EE
8 9 (16.07%) RichFaces
9 8 (14.29%) JPA
10 7 (12.50%) Spring Web Flow
11 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
12 5 (8.93%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.57%) Derivative
2 2 (3.57%) User Experience
2 2 (3.57%) W3C
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.79%) New Media
3 1 (1.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) Scrum
3 9 (16.07%) UML
4 8 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 8 (14.29%) High Availability
5 7 (12.50%) MVC
6 6 (10.71%) Migration
6 6 (10.71%) OO
7 3 (5.36%) Change Management
7 3 (5.36%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.36%) Release Management
7 3 (5.36%) Security Auditing
7 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.36%) System Testing
7 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.36%) Web Development
7 3 (5.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 49 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 22 (39.29%) Java
3 20 (35.71%) SQL
4 12 (21.43%) C#
5 7 (12.50%) PHP
6 5 (8.93%) VBScript
7 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.36%) C
8 3 (5.36%) Groovy
8 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.57%) Ruby
9 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.79%) ES6
10 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.64%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) MCAD
3 3 (5.36%) MCITP
3 3 (5.36%) MCSD
3 3 (5.36%) MCTS
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) IBM
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe
4 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.79%) Zend
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