The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 Hampshire 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 22 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing CSS 135 125 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.51% 7.12% 4.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.50% 25.15% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 93 47
Average daily rate £315 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £383 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £26.50 £23.13 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.59% +26.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £23.13 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £23.13 £34.05
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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
551 497 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.58% 28.32% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 319 195
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 43
Average hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £22.88 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CSS
South East

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

CSS Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +3 37 £313 +13.63% 6
Basingstoke -5 20 £323 -7.85% 7
Fareham +4 7 £300 -11.11% 7
Andover +2 5 - - 1
Farnborough +1 5 £356 +9.61% 3
Hook +9 3 £330 +17.85%
Winchester -5 3 - - 1
Portsmouth -5 1 - - 5
Aldershot - 1 - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Emsworth - - - -
Romsey - - - -
Havant - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 2
Wallington - - - - 1
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 225 (93.36%) HTML
2 183 (75.93%) JavaScript
3 117 (48.55%) jQuery
4 73 (30.29%) HTML5
4 73 (30.29%) CSS3
5 71 (29.46%) Ajax
6 58 (24.07%) .NET
7 56 (23.24%) SQL
8 51 (21.16%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (20.75%) XML
10 49 (20.33%) C#
10 49 (20.33%) ASP.NET
11 48 (19.92%) Microsoft
12 41 (17.01%) SQL Server
13 38 (15.77%) PHP
14 37 (15.35%) Retail
15 35 (14.52%) MVC
16 33 (13.69%) Web Development
17 32 (13.28%) Windows
18 31 (12.86%) E-Commerce
19 30 (12.45%) MySQL
19 30 (12.45%) Sass
20 29 (12.03%) Responsive Web Design
21 27 (11.20%) Java
21 27 (11.20%) Web Services
21 27 (11.20%) Adobe Illustrator
22 24 (9.96%) Photoshop
22 24 (9.96%) Adobe
23 23 (9.54%) Graphic Design
24 22 (9.13%) Team Foundation Server

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 20 (8.30%) CMS
2 16 (6.64%) SharePoint
3 15 (6.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 15 (6.22%) WebLogic
4 10 (4.15%) IIS
4 10 (4.15%) Apache
5 6 (2.49%) WordPress
6 5 (2.07%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (1.66%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (1.66%) Mule
8 3 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.24%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.83%) Commerce Server
9 2 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.83%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.83%) Commerce Server 2007
9 2 (0.83%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.41%) Moodle
Applications
1 27 (11.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 24 (9.96%) Photoshop
3 12 (4.98%) Fireworks
3 12 (4.98%) Adobe Captivate
4 11 (4.56%) PaintShop Pro
5 10 (4.15%) MS Office
6 6 (2.49%) MS Excel
7 5 (2.07%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (1.24%) InDesign
9 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (2.90%) Magento
2 5 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.73%) SaaS
2 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.32%) Internet
2 7 (2.90%) HTTP
3 4 (1.66%) AMQP
4 3 (1.24%) SSL
5 2 (0.83%) DNS
6 1 (0.41%) SSH
6 1 (0.41%) FTP
6 1 (0.41%) TELNET
6 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.01%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.45%) MySQL
3 21 (8.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.81%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (4.98%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.32%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.49%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (2.07%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.07%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (1.24%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (0.83%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (9.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (7.47%) Visual Studio
3 15 (6.22%) Git (software)
4 12 (4.98%) Dreamweaver
4 12 (4.98%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.73%) Toad
6 8 (3.32%) Ant
6 8 (3.32%) Maven
6 8 (3.32%) Subversion
7 6 (2.49%) JIRA
7 6 (2.49%) PHPUnit
7 6 (2.49%) Axure RP
7 6 (2.49%) Hudson
8 5 (2.07%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (2.07%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (1.66%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.66%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.83%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 37 (15.35%) Retail
2 15 (6.22%) Legal
3 11 (4.56%) Finance
4 10 (4.15%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.66%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.66%) Military
7 3 (1.24%) Marketing
8 2 (0.83%) Publishing
9 1 (0.41%) Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Electronics
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 197 (81.74%) Developer
2 54 (22.41%) Front-End Developer
3 41 (17.01%) Web Developer
4 25 (10.37%) Designer
5 24 (9.96%) PHP Developer
5 24 (9.96%) UI Developer
6 23 (9.54%) UI Programmer
7 22 (9.13%) .NET Developer
8 21 (8.71%) Web Designer
9 14 (5.81%) PHP Web Developer
10 11 (4.56%) Flash Developer
11 10 (4.15%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (3.32%) Classic ASP Developer
13 7 (2.90%) ASP Developer
13 7 (2.90%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (2.90%) Java Developer
13 7 (2.90%) Consultant
13 7 (2.90%) Analyst
13 7 (2.90%) Software Developer
14 6 (2.49%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (93.36%) HTML
2 117 (48.55%) jQuery
3 73 (30.29%) HTML5
3 73 (30.29%) CSS3
4 71 (29.46%) Ajax
5 58 (24.07%) .NET
6 50 (20.75%) XML
7 49 (20.33%) ASP.NET
8 30 (12.45%) Sass
9 27 (11.20%) Web Services
10 22 (9.13%) .NET Framework
11 19 (7.88%) JSON
12 17 (7.05%) JSP
12 17 (7.05%) Flash
12 17 (7.05%) XHTML
13 16 (6.64%) WCF
14 15 (6.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (6.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (6.22%) LINQ
15 11 (4.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.54%) Graphic Design
2 17 (7.05%) W3C
3 14 (5.81%) E-Learning
4 13 (5.39%) SCORM
5 12 (4.98%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.32%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.49%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.24%) Open Source
8 3 (1.24%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.24%) Kindle
8 3 (1.24%) Web 2.0
8 3 (1.24%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.24%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.83%) Wiki
9 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.41%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.41%) iPhone
10 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.41%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.28%) Windows
2 20 (8.30%) Linux
3 19 (7.88%) Android
4 18 (7.47%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.98%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.07%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.24%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.83%) UNIX
10 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.41%) Solaris
10 1 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (21.16%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (14.52%) MVC
3 33 (13.69%) Web Development
4 31 (12.86%) E-Commerce
5 29 (12.03%) Responsive Web Design
6 22 (9.13%) Usability Testing
7 21 (8.71%) TDD
8 20 (8.30%) OOP
9 19 (7.88%) OO
9 19 (7.88%) SEO
10 18 (7.47%) Software Engineering
11 15 (6.22%) Scrum
12 12 (4.98%) Web Accessibility
13 11 (4.56%) Web Design
14 10 (4.15%) OOD
14 10 (4.15%) Validation
14 10 (4.15%) Time Management
14 10 (4.15%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (3.73%) DSDM
16 8 (3.32%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 183 (75.93%) JavaScript
2 56 (23.24%) SQL
3 49 (20.33%) C#
4 38 (15.77%) PHP
5 27 (11.20%) Java
6 13 (5.39%) ActionScript 2.0
6 13 (5.39%) PHP5
6 13 (5.39%) ActionScript
7 11 (4.56%) VB.NET
7 11 (4.56%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.49%) Python
8 6 (2.49%) Perl
9 5 (2.07%) C
9 5 (2.07%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.66%) C++
11 3 (1.24%) Ruby
11 3 (1.24%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.41%) LotusScript
12 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (9.13%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.22%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.49%) ISEB
3 6 (2.49%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.24%) HL7
1 3 (1.24%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.41%) WAI
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.07%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (2.49%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (2.49%) Puppet
1 6 (2.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 48 (19.92%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.96%) Adobe
3 16 (6.64%) Ektron
4 15 (6.22%) Oracle
5 12 (4.98%) ATG
6 10 (4.15%) Twitter
7 6 (2.49%) HP
8 5 (2.07%) Talend
8 5 (2.07%) VMware
9 4 (1.66%) Zend
9 4 (1.66%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.66%) Serena
9 4 (1.66%) Google
9 4 (1.66%) Splunk
10 2 (0.83%) Lotus
11 1 (0.41%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.41%) hybris
11 1 (0.41%) Facebook
11 1 (0.41%) SAP
11 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
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