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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 55 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.43% 4.56% 5.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.71% 25.42% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 7 9
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £271 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £345 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +190.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.56% -10.15%
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
154 59 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.02% 17.93% 35.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 31 95
Average daily rate £400 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £235 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +172.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
(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
Gloucester +13 19 £400 +35.59% 3
Cheltenham -6 14 £425 +36.00% 9
Cirencester -2 1 £350 - 4
Tewkesbury - - - - 5
Wotton-under-Edge - - - -
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 85 (100.00%) HTML
2 70 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 44 (51.76%) .NET
4 38 (44.71%) C#
4 38 (44.71%) MVC
5 34 (40.00%) SQL
6 32 (37.65%) HTML5
7 31 (36.47%) CSS3
8 29 (34.12%) jQuery
9 26 (30.59%) SQL Server
10 25 (29.41%) Java
10 25 (29.41%) ASP.NET
10 25 (29.41%) TDD
10 25 (29.41%) BDD
11 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (27.06%) Linux
13 22 (25.88%) Security Cleared
14 21 (24.71%) Web Services
14 21 (24.71%) MySQL
15 20 (23.53%) SC Cleared
15 20 (23.53%) MongoDB
16 18 (21.18%) REST
16 18 (21.18%) Hibernate
16 18 (21.18%) Spring
17 17 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
18 15 (17.65%) Maven
18 15 (17.65%) Spring MVC
19 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET MVC
20 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
21 12 (14.12%) Puppet

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (12.94%) Node.js
2 7 (8.24%) Mule
3 3 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.18%) IIS
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.59%) SQL Server
2 21 (24.71%) MySQL
3 20 (23.53%) MongoDB
4 12 (14.12%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (10.59%) Couchbase
6 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.35%) MS Access
8 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (17.65%) Maven
2 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
3 11 (12.94%) MSTest
3 11 (12.94%) NUnit
4 6 (7.06%) TestNG
4 6 (7.06%) JUnit
4 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.35%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.35%) Toad
7 1 (1.18%) Xcode
7 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (9.41%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Manufacturing
2 7 (8.24%) Electronics
2 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.24%) Marketing
3 2 (2.35%) Games
4 1 (1.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 72 (84.71%) Developer
2 21 (24.71%) .NET Developer
3 17 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 14 (16.47%) Java Developer
5 10 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Web Developer
8 7 (8.24%) C# Developer
9 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Integration Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Designer
10 4 (4.71%) Integration Specialist
10 4 (4.71%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Consultant
11 3 (3.53%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (100.00%) HTML
2 44 (51.76%) .NET
3 32 (37.65%) HTML5
4 31 (36.47%) CSS3
5 29 (34.12%) jQuery
6 25 (29.41%) ASP.NET
7 21 (24.71%) Web Services
8 18 (21.18%) Hibernate
8 18 (21.18%) Spring
8 18 (21.18%) REST
9 17 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (17.65%) Spring MVC
11 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (12.94%) .NET Framework
13 10 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (10.59%) Castle Windsor
14 9 (10.59%) XML
14 9 (10.59%) JPA
15 8 (9.41%) JSON
15 8 (9.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) User Experience
2 7 (8.24%) DTV
3 4 (4.71%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (4.71%) Graphic Design
3 4 (4.71%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.53%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) Linux
2 12 (14.12%) Apple iOS
3 10 (11.76%) Ubuntu
4 8 (9.41%) Android
5 7 (8.24%) Windows
6 4 (4.71%) Windows Phone
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.71%) MVC
2 25 (29.41%) TDD
2 25 (29.41%) BDD
3 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.12%) Scrum
5 10 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (10.59%) CQRS
6 9 (10.59%) Progressive Enhancement
6 9 (10.59%) SOA
7 7 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.24%) Programme Management
7 7 (8.24%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (7.06%) Time Management
8 6 (7.06%) Workflow
8 6 (7.06%) Web Application Development
9 5 (5.88%) Integration Testing
10 4 (4.71%) 3D Rendering
10 4 (4.71%) CRM
10 4 (4.71%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.53%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 70 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 38 (44.71%) C#
3 34 (40.00%) SQL
4 25 (29.41%) Java
5 9 (10.59%) PHP
6 5 (5.88%) Python
7 4 (4.71%) Ruby
7 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.53%) C
8 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.35%) C++
9 2 (2.35%) Delphi
10 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.18%) XPath
10 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (25.88%) Security Cleared
2 20 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.24%) VCP4
4 5 (5.88%) Degree
5 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 12 (14.12%) Puppet
2 3 (3.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (8.24%) SAP
2 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle
3 2 (2.35%) IBM
Gloucestershire
TRG
Rate: £300 - £425 Per Day £300-£400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £400 to £450 p/day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago