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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 24 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing CSS 24 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.13% 6.17% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.34% 25.00% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 6
Average daily rate
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£363 £215 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.60% -26.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £315 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
- +30.11%
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
118 60 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.21% 24.69% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 33 33
Average daily rate £375 £288 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -19.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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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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 -13 6 £375 +50.00% 13
Cirencester - 6 £388 - 3
Gloucester -7 3 £300 +50.00% 8
Stroud - - - - 2
Tetbury - - - -
Wotton-under-Edge - - - -
Berkeley - - - -
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 36 (97.30%) HTML
2 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
3 21 (56.76%) jQuery
4 17 (45.95%) SQL
5 14 (37.84%) Java
6 13 (35.14%) Hibernate
6 13 (35.14%) Spring
7 12 (32.43%) XML
8 11 (29.73%) PHP
8 11 (29.73%) Ajax
9 9 (24.32%) C#
9 9 (24.32%) MySQL
10 8 (21.62%) RDBMS
10 8 (21.62%) IBM
10 8 (21.62%) SAML
10 8 (21.62%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (21.62%) JDBC
10 8 (21.62%) JSP
10 8 (21.62%) Struts
10 8 (21.62%) Web Services
10 8 (21.62%) Tomcat
10 8 (21.62%) WebSphere
10 8 (21.62%) Spring Security
10 8 (21.62%) Shibboleth
10 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
11 7 (18.92%) HTML5
11 7 (18.92%) .NET
12 5 (13.51%) MVC
12 5 (13.51%) Finance
12 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 8 (21.62%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (21.62%) Tomcat
1 8 (21.62%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) Node.js
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) MySQL
2 8 (21.62%) RDBMS
2 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Marketing
3 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.11%) Electronics
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Java Developer
3 9 (24.32%) PHP Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Designer
8 1 (2.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) HTML
2 21 (56.76%) jQuery
3 13 (35.14%) Hibernate
3 13 (35.14%) Spring
4 12 (32.43%) XML
5 11 (29.73%) Ajax
6 8 (21.62%) Spring Security
6 8 (21.62%) SAML
6 8 (21.62%) JDBC
6 8 (21.62%) JSP
6 8 (21.62%) Struts
6 8 (21.62%) Web Services
7 7 (18.92%) .NET
7 7 (18.92%) HTML5
8 5 (13.51%) J2EE
8 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
9 4 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (8.11%) CSS3
10 3 (8.11%) Spring MVC
11 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) DTV
2 1 (2.70%) iSeries
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) MVC
1 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.11%) BDD
3 3 (8.11%) TDD
3 3 (8.11%) Web Development
3 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.41%) User Stories
4 2 (5.41%) System Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) Coaching
5 1 (2.70%) UML
5 1 (2.70%) RAD
5 1 (2.70%) CRM
5 1 (2.70%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
2 17 (45.95%) SQL
3 14 (37.84%) Java
4 11 (29.73%) PHP
5 9 (24.32%) C#
6 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) IBM
2 3 (8.11%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Zend
4 1 (2.70%) SmartFocus
4 1 (2.70%) ExactTarget
4 1 (2.70%) Google
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Rate: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago