The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 34 10 38
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +28
Contract jobs citing CSS 15 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.33% 8.68% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.39% 33.87% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 6
Average daily rate
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£225 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £422 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
112 62 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.83% 25.62% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 46 56
Average daily rate £315 £363 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% -5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £713
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £54.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% +159.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
CSS
South West

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(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
Cirencester -4 3 £225 -50.00% 1
Cheltenham -11 3 £268 -24.91% 3
Gloucester - - - -
Lydney - - - -
Stroud - - - - 1
Tetbury - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 27 (75.00%) HTML
2 21 (58.33%) jQuery
3 19 (52.78%) PHP
4 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 12 (33.33%) Web Services
6 11 (30.56%) Drupal
7 9 (25.00%) RSS
7 9 (25.00%) C#
8 8 (22.22%) Oracle
8 8 (22.22%) HTML5
9 7 (19.44%) VirtualBox
9 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (19.44%) .NET
9 7 (19.44%) Linux
9 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
10 6 (16.67%) XML
10 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 6 (16.67%) MySQL
10 6 (16.67%) Ajax
10 6 (16.67%) Varnish
11 5 (13.89%) CSS3
12 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 4 (11.11%) SQL
12 4 (11.11%) Zend
13 3 (8.33%) Release Management
13 3 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
13 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
13 3 (8.33%) CMDB
13 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
13 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (30.56%) Drupal
2 1 (2.78%) WordPress
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.78%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) LDAP
1 3 (8.33%) VPN
1 3 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.56%) Subversion
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (2.78%) PhoneGap
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Drupal Developer
3 6 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Designer
8 1 (2.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (75.00%) HTML
2 21 (58.33%) jQuery
3 12 (33.33%) Web Services
4 9 (25.00%) RSS
5 8 (22.22%) HTML5
6 7 (19.44%) .NET
7 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 6 (16.67%) XML
7 6 (16.67%) Ajax
8 5 (13.89%) CSS3
9 3 (8.33%) SOAP
10 2 (5.56%) DHTML
10 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (5.56%) DOM
10 2 (5.56%) JDBC
11 1 (2.78%) JSP
11 1 (2.78%) J2EE
11 1 (2.78%) XSL
11 1 (2.78%) XHTML
11 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) CMDB
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) DTV
3 1 (2.78%) iSeries
3 1 (2.78%) Social Media
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
1 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.33%) ITIL
1 3 (8.33%) Service Management
1 3 (8.33%) Change Management
1 3 (8.33%) ITSM
1 3 (8.33%) Workflow
1 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
1 3 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
1 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
1 3 (8.33%) Release Management
2 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
3 1 (2.78%) UML
3 1 (2.78%) RAD
3 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.78%) System Testing
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
3 1 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) PHP
2 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) VirtualBox
2 6 (16.67%) Varnish
3 1 (2.78%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.11%) Zend
4 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.78%) ExactTarget
5 1 (2.78%) SmartFocus
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
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