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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing CSS 10 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 8.20% 9.45% 5.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.26% 30.00% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +84.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
31 40 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 25.41% 31.50% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 43
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £501 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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
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 28 August 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 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (80.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (50.00%) MVC
5 9 (45.00%) Java
5 9 (45.00%) HTML5
5 9 (45.00%) Sass
6 8 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (40.00%) Web Development
7 7 (35.00%) jQuery
7 7 (35.00%) CSS3
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (35.00%) User Experience
8 6 (30.00%) LESS
8 6 (30.00%) MVVM
8 6 (30.00%) Ruby
8 6 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) TDD
9 5 (25.00%) Big Data
10 4 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (20.00%) Redis
10 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (20.00%) .NET
10 4 (20.00%) JSON
10 4 (20.00%) JRuby
11 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) WordPress
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Big Data
3 4 (20.00%) Redis
3 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) YourKit
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby Developer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior UI Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.00%) UI/UX Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (45.00%) HTML5
3 9 (45.00%) Sass
4 8 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (35.00%) CSS3
5 7 (35.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (30.00%) LESS
7 4 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (20.00%) JSON
7 4 (20.00%) JRuby
7 4 (20.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (10.00%) WCF
9 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Web Development
3 6 (30.00%) MVVM
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) SEO
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (15.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle