The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 34 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing CSS 15 41 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.23% 8.97% 5.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.27% 25.95% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 34 13
Median daily rate £325 £406 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +35.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +9.37%
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
113 158 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.35% 34.57% 25.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 105 58
Median daily rate £375 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £457 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £43.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -1 5 £315 -25.88% 2
Gloucester -4 2 £358 -12.00% 6
Cirencester - 1 £325 -
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 47 (95.92%) HTML
2 44 (89.80%) JavaScript
3 20 (40.82%) XML
4 17 (34.69%) SQL
5 15 (30.61%) Web Services
5 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (30.61%) jQuery
6 14 (28.57%) Java
7 12 (24.49%) C#
7 12 (24.49%) .NET
7 12 (24.49%) Scrum
8 10 (20.41%) Relational Database
9 9 (18.37%) Apache Camel
9 9 (18.37%) HTML5
9 9 (18.37%) Finance
9 9 (18.37%) Ajax
9 9 (18.37%) MySQL
9 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
9 9 (18.37%) PHP
9 9 (18.37%) MVC
10 8 (16.33%) Eclipse
10 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
10 8 (16.33%) IBM
10 8 (16.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (16.33%) UML
10 8 (16.33%) Tomcat
10 8 (16.33%) JSP
10 8 (16.33%) Struts
10 8 (16.33%) WebSphere
10 8 (16.33%) Java EE

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.33%) Tomcat
1 8 (16.33%) WebSphere
1 8 (16.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (8.16%) Confluence
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.12%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) Drupal
3 3 (6.12%) WordPress
4 2 (4.08%) Apache Pig
4 2 (4.08%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Acrobat
1 3 (6.12%) InfoPath
1 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.37%) MySQL
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.08%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (4.08%) Big Data
4 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.08%) OrientDB
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Eclipse
2 4 (8.16%) JIRA
3 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.08%) Selenium
4 2 (4.08%) Subversion
5 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.04%) Mocha
5 1 (2.04%) RSpec
5 1 (2.04%) webpack
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Marketing
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 42 (85.71%) Developer
2 8 (16.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 8 (16.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
4 6 (12.24%) HTML Developer
5 5 (10.20%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Author
7 3 (6.12%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.12%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (6.12%) SharePoint Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Author
8 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (4.08%) PHP Zend Developer
8 2 (4.08%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (95.92%) HTML
2 20 (40.82%) XML
3 15 (30.61%) jQuery
3 15 (30.61%) Web Services
4 12 (24.49%) .NET
5 9 (18.37%) Ajax
5 9 (18.37%) Apache Camel
5 9 (18.37%) HTML5
6 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
6 8 (16.33%) Hibernate
6 8 (16.33%) Java EE
6 8 (16.33%) JSF
6 8 (16.33%) JSP
6 8 (16.33%) RichFaces
6 8 (16.33%) Struts
7 7 (14.29%) JPA
7 7 (14.29%) Spring
8 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
8 6 (12.24%) Spring Web Flow
8 6 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Derivative
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) W3C
3 2 (4.08%) Wiki
4 1 (2.04%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Unix
2 1 (2.04%) Debian
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) Scrum
3 9 (18.37%) MVC
4 8 (16.33%) UML
5 7 (14.29%) High Availability
5 7 (14.29%) Migration
5 7 (14.29%) Web Development
6 6 (12.24%) Front End Development
7 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
8 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.16%) OO
8 4 (8.16%) Release Management
8 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.16%) System Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.12%) Change Management
9 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.12%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) JavaScript
2 17 (34.69%) SQL
3 14 (28.57%) Java
4 12 (24.49%) C#
5 9 (18.37%) PHP
6 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.20%) VBScript
7 4 (8.16%) Groovy
8 3 (6.12%) C
8 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.12%) Ruby
9 2 (4.08%) Scala
9 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.04%) ES6
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) MCAD
3 3 (6.12%) MCITP
3 3 (6.12%) MCSD
3 3 (6.12%) MCTS
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.08%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) IBM
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Zend
3 2 (4.08%) RedGate
3 2 (4.08%) Twitter
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
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