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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 25 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing CSS 34 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.54% 4.79% 3.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.15% 27.45% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £320 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +10.00%
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
130 51 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.00% 17.47% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 29 52
Average daily rate £375 £300 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £346 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £54.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Gloucester +11 15 £385 +45.28% 2
Cheltenham -15 8 £375 +19.04% 11
Cirencester - 5 £300 - 4
Dursley - - - -
Stroud - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - - 1
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 53 (98.15%) HTML
2 37 (68.52%) JavaScript
3 25 (46.30%) SQL
3 25 (46.30%) HTML5
4 23 (42.59%) jQuery
5 21 (38.89%) .NET
6 19 (35.19%) CSS3
7 18 (33.33%) Java
8 17 (31.48%) C#
8 17 (31.48%) Hibernate
8 17 (31.48%) Spring
9 15 (27.78%) PHP
9 15 (27.78%) MySQL
10 14 (25.93%) Ajax
11 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
11 13 (24.07%) XML
12 12 (22.22%) Linux
12 12 (22.22%) MVC
12 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
13 11 (20.37%) Web Services
14 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
15 9 (16.67%) Struts
15 9 (16.67%) JDBC
15 9 (16.67%) JSP
15 9 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
15 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
15 9 (16.67%) SAML
15 9 (16.67%) RDBMS
15 9 (16.67%) IBM
15 9 (16.67%) Spring Security

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 9 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 8 (14.81%) Node.js
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) MySQL
2 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
3 9 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
5 5 (9.26%) MongoDB
5 5 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Maven
2 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.70%) Axure RP
3 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.85%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (1.85%) JUnit
4 1 (1.85%) Xcode
4 1 (1.85%) TestNG
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Electronics
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 51 (94.44%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) Java Developer
3 12 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 9 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Applications Developer
7 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Java Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Information Architect
10 1 (1.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 1 (1.85%) J2EE Developer
10 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.85%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (98.15%) HTML
2 25 (46.30%) HTML5
3 23 (42.59%) jQuery
4 21 (38.89%) .NET
5 19 (35.19%) CSS3
6 17 (31.48%) Hibernate
6 17 (31.48%) Spring
7 14 (25.93%) Ajax
8 13 (24.07%) XML
9 11 (20.37%) Web Services
10 9 (16.67%) Struts
10 9 (16.67%) JDBC
10 9 (16.67%) JSP
10 9 (16.67%) SAML
10 9 (16.67%) Spring Security
11 7 (12.96%) J2EE
12 6 (11.11%) Spring MVC
12 6 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
14 3 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Graphic Design
1 4 (7.41%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (7.41%) User Experience
2 3 (5.56%) DTV
3 1 (1.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Linux
2 8 (14.81%) Apple iOS
3 7 (12.96%) Ubuntu
4 4 (7.41%) Android
5 2 (3.70%) Windows
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) MVC
2 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.11%) TDD
3 6 (11.11%) BDD
3 6 (11.11%) Workflow
4 4 (7.41%) 3D Rendering
4 4 (7.41%) Time Management
5 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (5.56%) Web Development
5 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.70%) Information Architecture
6 2 (3.70%) Scrum
6 2 (3.70%) User Stories
7 1 (1.85%) Android Development
7 1 (1.85%) iOS Development
7 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.85%) Coaching
7 1 (1.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) JavaScript
2 25 (46.30%) SQL
3 18 (33.33%) Java
4 17 (31.48%) C#
5 15 (27.78%) PHP
6 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.85%) C++
7 1 (1.85%) C
7 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
2 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) IBM
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) SAP
4 2 (3.70%) Zend
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle
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