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 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 7 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing CSS 25 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 12.25% 3.08% 8.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.45% 18.18% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £232 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.93% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £216 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £248 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.41 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +10.00%
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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
55 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 26.96% 16.92% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 15 23
Average daily rate £330 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.41 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.18% -35.97%
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 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 22 December 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 22 December 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 35 (97.22%) HTML
1 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
2 27 (75.00%) jQuery
3 15 (41.67%) MVC
4 13 (36.11%) C#
4 13 (36.11%) .NET
5 12 (33.33%) SQL
5 12 (33.33%) HTML5
6 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (27.78%) CSS3
8 9 (25.00%) PHP
8 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (22.22%) Web Services
9 8 (22.22%) Ajax
10 7 (19.44%) Oracle
10 7 (19.44%) XHTML
10 7 (19.44%) Subversion
10 7 (19.44%) Web Development
10 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
11 6 (16.67%) Java
11 6 (16.67%) CMS
11 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
12 5 (13.89%) MySQL
12 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
12 5 (13.89%) WordPress
12 5 (13.89%) REST
13 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
13 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 4 (11.11%) IIS

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 6 (16.67%) CMS
2 5 (13.89%) WordPress
3 4 (11.11%) Drupal
3 4 (11.11%) IIS
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.78%) JBoss
5 1 (2.78%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.89%) MySQL
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Subversion
2 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.33%) Grunt
4 3 (8.33%) Maven
5 2 (5.56%) Ant
5 2 (5.56%) Hudson
6 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.78%) Selenium
6 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) C# Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 6 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (13.89%) WordPress Developer
6 4 (11.11%) PHP Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Programmer
7 3 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (5.56%) UI Developer
8 2 (5.56%) UI Programmer
8 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.56%) PHP Programmer
8 2 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Web Programmer
9 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (97.22%) HTML
2 27 (75.00%) jQuery
3 13 (36.11%) .NET
4 12 (33.33%) HTML5
5 10 (27.78%) CSS3
6 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (22.22%) Web Services
7 8 (22.22%) Ajax
8 7 (19.44%) XHTML
8 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (13.89%) REST
10 4 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (11.11%) XML
10 4 (11.11%) SOAP
10 4 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
11 3 (8.33%) JSON
11 3 (8.33%) Spring
11 3 (8.33%) WPF
11 3 (8.33%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) W3C
4 1 (2.78%) GIS
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) UNIX
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
1 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) MVC
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Web Development
4 4 (11.11%) OWASP
4 4 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.33%) Email Marketing
5 3 (8.33%) B2B
5 3 (8.33%) B2C
5 3 (8.33%) Cyber Security
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.78%) BDD
7 1 (2.78%) TDD
7 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Web Analytics
7 1 (2.78%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
2 13 (36.11%) C#
3 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (25.00%) PHP
5 6 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.11%) Ruby
7 3 (8.33%) Python
7 3 (8.33%) XAML
8 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ISEB
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) WAI
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Zend
3 1 (2.78%) IBM