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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 47 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.87% 5.61% 6.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.66% 25.93% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 14 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +125.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.71% -8.57%
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
164 81 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.45% 21.66% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 49 67
Average daily rate £390 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% +63.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -2 16 £425 +41.66% 4
Gloucester +10 12 £400 +18.51% 3
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 87 (100.00%) HTML
2 72 (82.76%) JavaScript
3 48 (55.17%) .NET
4 43 (49.43%) C#
5 38 (43.68%) MVC
6 34 (39.08%) SQL
7 32 (36.78%) HTML5
7 32 (36.78%) CSS3
8 30 (34.48%) SQL Server
8 30 (34.48%) ASP.NET
9 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (28.74%) jQuery
10 25 (28.74%) MongoDB
11 24 (27.59%) BDD
11 24 (27.59%) TDD
12 23 (26.44%) Linux
13 22 (25.29%) Security Cleared
13 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (24.14%) SC Cleared
14 21 (24.14%) MySQL
14 21 (24.14%) Java
15 20 (22.99%) REST
16 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (19.54%) Web Services
18 16 (18.39%) Scrum
19 15 (17.24%) .NET Framework
20 14 (16.09%) Puppet
21 13 (14.94%) MSTest
21 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
21 13 (14.94%) Responsive Web Design

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 11 (12.64%) Node.js
2 7 (8.05%) Mule
3 3 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.45%) GitHub
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 25 (28.74%) MongoDB
3 21 (24.14%) MySQL
4 11 (12.64%) Couchbase
4 11 (12.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 9 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.30%) MS Access
7 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.15%) Big Data
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (14.94%) NUnit
1 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
1 13 (14.94%) MSTest
2 12 (13.79%) Maven
3 6 (6.90%) TestNG
3 6 (6.90%) JUnit
4 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.30%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.30%) Toad
7 1 (1.15%) Xcode
7 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (6.90%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.75%) Electronics
2 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.75%) Marketing
3 2 (2.30%) Games
4 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 74 (85.06%) Developer
2 26 (29.89%) .NET Developer
3 17 (19.54%) Software Developer
4 10 (11.49%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (10.34%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.05%) C# Developer
6 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (8.05%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Web Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Agile .NET Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Integration Specialist
9 4 (4.60%) Designer
9 4 (4.60%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Consultant
10 3 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (100.00%) HTML
2 48 (55.17%) .NET
3 32 (36.78%) HTML5
3 32 (36.78%) CSS3
4 30 (34.48%) ASP.NET
5 25 (28.74%) jQuery
6 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (22.99%) REST
8 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (19.54%) Web Services
10 15 (17.24%) .NET Framework
11 13 (14.94%) Hibernate
11 13 (14.94%) Spring
12 12 (13.79%) Spring MVC
13 11 (12.64%) Castle Windsor
14 9 (10.34%) JPA
14 9 (10.34%) XML
15 8 (9.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (9.20%) AngularJS
16 7 (8.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) User Experience
2 5 (5.75%) DTV
3 4 (4.60%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (4.60%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.60%) Graphic Design
4 3 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.15%) Animation
5 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.15%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.44%) Linux
2 12 (13.79%) Apple iOS
3 11 (12.64%) Ubuntu
4 9 (10.34%) Windows
5 8 (9.20%) Android
6 4 (4.60%) Windows Phone
7 3 (3.45%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.68%) MVC
2 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (27.59%) TDD
3 24 (27.59%) BDD
4 16 (18.39%) Scrum
5 13 (14.94%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (12.64%) CQRS
6 11 (12.64%) Progressive Enhancement
6 11 (12.64%) SOA
7 7 (8.05%) Time Management
8 6 (6.90%) Integration Testing
8 6 (6.90%) Workflow
8 6 (6.90%) Web Application Development
9 5 (5.75%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (5.75%) Programme Management
9 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.75%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (4.60%) Web Development
10 4 (4.60%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.60%) 3D Rendering
Programming Languages
1 72 (82.76%) JavaScript
2 43 (49.43%) C#
3 34 (39.08%) SQL
4 21 (24.14%) Java
5 8 (9.20%) PHP
6 5 (5.75%) Python
7 4 (4.60%) Ruby
7 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.60%) C
8 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.30%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.30%) C++
9 2 (2.30%) Delphi
10 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.15%) XPath
10 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (25.29%) Security Cleared
2 21 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.90%) Degree
4 3 (3.45%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 14 (16.09%) Puppet
2 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (8.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.75%) SAP
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.15%) IBM
4 1 (1.15%) Twitter
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