The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 15 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.98% 4.57% 5.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.09% 25.00% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £263 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
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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 Guildford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 20.47% 18.29% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 16 13
Average daily rate £325 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £543 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 41 (93.18%) HTML
1 41 (93.18%) JavaScript
2 25 (56.82%) jQuery
3 19 (43.18%) .NET
4 18 (40.91%) C#
4 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (34.09%) SQL
5 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET
5 15 (34.09%) MVC
6 11 (25.00%) HTML5
7 10 (22.73%) Web Services
8 9 (20.45%) PHP
8 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
10 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
10 7 (15.91%) CSS3
10 7 (15.91%) XHTML
10 7 (15.91%) Java
10 7 (15.91%) CMS
11 6 (13.64%) Oracle
11 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
11 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
11 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (13.64%) Marketing
11 6 (13.64%) Web Development
11 6 (13.64%) WordPress
12 5 (11.36%) WCF
12 5 (11.36%) Django
12 5 (11.36%) Drupal

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (15.91%) CMS
2 6 (13.64%) WordPress
3 5 (11.36%) Drupal
3 5 (11.36%) IIS
4 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.55%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (2.27%) JBoss
6 1 (2.27%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.82%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.27%) Big Data
5 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
1 5 (11.36%) Subversion
2 4 (9.09%) Grunt
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.55%) Maven
4 2 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (4.55%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.27%) Hudson
5 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.27%) Selenium
5 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) Ant
5 1 (2.27%) Moq
General
1 6 (13.64%) Marketing
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (86.36%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Web Developer
3 10 (22.73%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.45%) .NET Developer
5 8 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Front-End Web Developer
7 5 (11.36%) WordPress Developer
7 5 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (9.09%) PHP Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Designer
9 3 (6.82%) Ruby Developer
10 2 (4.55%) UI Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Web Designer
10 2 (4.55%) Programmer
10 2 (4.55%) UI Programmer
11 1 (2.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 1 (2.27%) Lead Tester
11 1 (2.27%) Test Leader
11 1 (2.27%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (93.18%) HTML
2 25 (56.82%) jQuery
3 19 (43.18%) .NET
4 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET
5 11 (25.00%) HTML5
6 10 (22.73%) Web Services
7 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (15.91%) CSS3
8 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
8 7 (15.91%) XHTML
9 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
9 5 (11.36%) WCF
9 5 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (11.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (11.36%) RESTful
9 5 (11.36%) Django
10 4 (9.09%) Ajax
10 4 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (6.82%) XML
11 3 (6.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.09%) User Experience
2 4 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) W3C
4 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) MVC
3 6 (13.64%) Web Development
3 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
4 5 (11.36%) Cyber Security
5 4 (9.09%) OWASP
5 4 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (9.09%) Email Marketing
5 4 (9.09%) Scrum
5 4 (9.09%) B2B
5 4 (9.09%) B2C
6 3 (6.82%) Content Management
6 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.55%) BDD
7 2 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.55%) Information Architecture
7 2 (4.55%) TDD
7 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.27%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 41 (93.18%) JavaScript
2 18 (40.91%) C#
3 15 (34.09%) SQL
4 9 (20.45%) PHP
5 7 (15.91%) Java
6 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
6 5 (11.36%) Python
7 4 (9.09%) Ruby
8 3 (6.82%) XAML
9 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) VCP4
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) WAI
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Adobe
4 1 (2.27%) Twitter
4 1 (2.27%) IBM