The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 31 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 Guildford 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing CSS 12 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 9.45% 7.45% 8.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.36% 15.79% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 4
Average daily rate
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£320 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £235 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +14.78%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33 76 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 25.98% 47.20% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 44 15
Average daily rate £320 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 3
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Guildford region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Guildford region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (92.59%) JavaScript
3 18 (66.67%) jQuery
4 10 (37.04%) MySQL
5 8 (29.63%) MVC
5 8 (29.63%) HTML5
6 6 (22.22%) CSS3
6 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 6 (22.22%) Linux
7 5 (18.52%) .NET
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
7 5 (18.52%) PHP
7 5 (18.52%) Java
7 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Ajax
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
8 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
8 4 (14.81%) C#
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle
8 4 (14.81%) HTTP
9 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
9 3 (11.11%) SAN
9 3 (11.11%) Struts
9 3 (11.11%) Lucene
9 3 (11.11%) Spring
9 3 (11.11%) Maven
9 3 (11.11%) Multithreading

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (7.41%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Fireworks
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.70%) InDesign
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 3 (11.11%) Maven
1 3 (11.11%) YourKit
2 2 (7.41%) RSpec
2 2 (7.41%) Capybara
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Web Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Designer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) UI Developer
5 3 (11.11%) UI Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) HTML
2 18 (66.67%) jQuery
3 8 (29.63%) HTML5
4 6 (22.22%) CSS3
5 5 (18.52%) Ajax
5 5 (18.52%) .NET
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (11.11%) Spring Integration
7 3 (11.11%) Lucene
7 3 (11.11%) Spring
7 3 (11.11%) Struts
8 2 (7.41%) Web Services
8 2 (7.41%) Middleware
8 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) GIS
1 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
1 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) MVC
2 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.41%) Web Design
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow
4 2 (7.41%) Web Development
5 1 (3.70%) Use Case
5 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Online Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Information Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Game Development
5 1 (3.70%) Social Media Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) PHP
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe
2 2 (7.41%) Perforce
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Zend
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft