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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 21 23 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing CSS 12 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.48% 4.67% 10.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.43% 15.15% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 8
Average daily rate £350 £250 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £169 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +84.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 66 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 25.57% 30.84% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 29 16
Average daily rate £360 £320 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £213 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £43.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CSS
Surrey

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (70.00%) jQuery
4 7 (35.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) Photoshop
5 6 (30.00%) Adobe
5 6 (30.00%) MVC
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 5 (25.00%) HTTP
6 5 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (25.00%) Linux
6 5 (25.00%) MySQL
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle
6 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 5 (25.00%) CSS3
6 5 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (20.00%) Lucene
7 4 (20.00%) Spring
7 4 (20.00%) Maven
7 4 (20.00%) Spring Integration
7 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (20.00%) Flash
7 4 (20.00%) Struts
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) SAN
7 4 (20.00%) Fireworks

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (20.00%) Fireworks
4 3 (15.00%) InDesign
4 3 (15.00%) MS Office
4 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
5 1 (5.00%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
2 4 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
1 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) MS Access
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Ant
3 1 (5.00%) Flash Builder
3 1 (5.00%) Grunt
3 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.00%) Hudson
3 1 (5.00%) WiX
General
1 3 (15.00%) Publishing
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Designer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Graphic Designer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Flash Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Designer
6 1 (5.00%) UI Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (70.00%) jQuery
3 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (25.00%) CSS3
3 5 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (20.00%) Lucene
4 4 (20.00%) Spring
4 4 (20.00%) Spring Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Flash
4 4 (20.00%) Struts
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) JMS
7 1 (5.00%) XSLT
7 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Social Media
2 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) iPhone
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) MVC
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (15.00%) Social Media Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.00%) Online Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) Use Case
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (10.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Adobe
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
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