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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 30 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 114 127 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.59% 7.25% 8.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.71% 22.68% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 72 96
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £20.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% +12.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +14.78%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
525 560 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.76% 31.98% 29.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 329 289
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 29
Average hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% -23.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.13 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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 31 July 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
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 31 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +10 30 £325 -7.14% 16
Basingstoke +4 17 £313 -3.10% 8
Havant +4 6 £438 -12.50% 4
Portsmouth -12 5 £500 +66.66% 12
Farnborough - 5 £300 - 2
Aldershot - 4 £350 -
Andover -4 1 £425 +21.42% 1
Liss - 1 - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 2
Emsworth - - - - 2
Fareham - - - - 4
Gosport - - - -
Ringwood - - - - 2
Romsey - - - -
Southsea - - - -
Wallington - - - -
Waterlooville - - - - 2
Winchester - - - - 5
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 207 (85.19%) HTML
2 201 (82.72%) JavaScript
3 104 (42.80%) jQuery
4 69 (28.40%) Ajax
5 68 (27.98%) HTML5
6 58 (23.87%) SQL Server
7 54 (22.22%) .NET
8 53 (21.81%) MVC
8 53 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (21.81%) CSS3
9 51 (20.99%) Web Development
10 50 (20.58%) C#
11 49 (20.16%) PHP
11 49 (20.16%) SQL
12 48 (19.75%) ASP.NET
13 46 (18.93%) MySQL
13 46 (18.93%) XML
14 44 (18.11%) Web Services
15 37 (15.23%) Windows
15 37 (15.23%) Microsoft
16 35 (14.40%) TDD
17 34 (13.99%) AngularJS
18 32 (13.17%) Java
19 29 (11.93%) Linux
20 28 (11.52%) Subversion
21 26 (10.70%) Adobe Illustrator
21 26 (10.70%) Photoshop
21 26 (10.70%) Ember.js
22 25 (10.29%) KnockoutJS
22 25 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (10.29%) CMS
2 23 (9.47%) Apache
3 22 (9.05%) Node.js
4 14 (5.76%) SharePoint
5 13 (5.35%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.53%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (4.12%) Tomcat
8 9 (3.70%) TeamSite
9 8 (3.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (3.29%) WordPress
10 4 (1.65%) Mule
10 4 (1.65%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.65%) IIS
11 3 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.23%) Joomla!
11 3 (1.23%) Umbraco
11 3 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 26 (10.70%) Photoshop
1 26 (10.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (4.53%) MS Office
3 8 (3.29%) MS Excel
4 6 (2.47%) Adobe Captivate
5 5 (2.06%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (2.06%) Fireworks
6 4 (1.65%) PaintShop Pro
7 1 (0.41%) InDesign
7 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (2.88%) Magento
2 4 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.29%) SaaS
2 5 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.06%) Amazon S3
2 5 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.82%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.17%) HTTP
1 15 (6.17%) Internet
2 9 (3.70%) Intranet
3 5 (2.06%) FTP
3 5 (2.06%) Telnet
3 5 (2.06%) SSH
4 4 (1.65%) AMQP
5 2 (0.82%) SNMP
6 1 (0.41%) DNS
6 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.87%) SQL Server
2 46 (18.93%) MySQL
3 16 (6.58%) Redis
3 16 (6.58%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (6.17%) Oracle Database
5 14 (5.76%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (4.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (4.12%) NoSQL
9 9 (3.70%) MongoDB
9 9 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (3.29%) Big Data
11 7 (2.88%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (2.47%) Hadoop
12 6 (2.47%) Apache Hive
12 6 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 4 (1.65%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 28 (11.52%) Subversion
2 23 (9.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (9.05%) Git (software)
4 17 (7.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.94%) PHPUnit
5 12 (4.94%) Maven
6 10 (4.12%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.70%) Selenium
8 8 (3.29%) Jasmine
9 7 (2.88%) Ant
9 7 (2.88%) Toad
10 6 (2.47%) JUnit
10 6 (2.47%) JIRA
10 6 (2.47%) Hudson
11 5 (2.06%) Axure RP
11 5 (2.06%) Cucumber
11 5 (2.06%) Mockito
11 5 (2.06%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (1.65%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (1.65%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (6.58%) Telecoms
2 15 (6.17%) Legal
3 9 (3.70%) Advertising
3 9 (3.70%) Finance
3 9 (3.70%) Retail
4 8 (3.29%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.65%) Marketing
6 3 (1.23%) Military
7 2 (0.82%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Games
8 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 200 (82.30%) Developer
2 57 (23.46%) Web Developer
3 36 (14.81%) .NET Developer
4 31 (12.76%) PHP Developer
5 30 (12.35%) Front-End Developer
6 25 (10.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 23 (9.47%) Designer
8 19 (7.82%) Web Designer
8 19 (7.82%) UI Developer
9 17 (7.00%) UI Programmer
10 15 (6.17%) PHP Web Developer
11 13 (5.35%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (5.35%) Programmer
12 12 (4.94%) C# Developer
12 12 (4.94%) VB.NET Developer
12 12 (4.94%) Java Developer
13 11 (4.53%) C# .NET Developer
14 9 (3.70%) Front-End Web Developer
15 8 (3.29%) Web Programmer
16 7 (2.88%) Classic ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (85.19%) HTML
2 104 (42.80%) jQuery
3 69 (28.40%) Ajax
4 68 (27.98%) HTML5
5 54 (22.22%) .NET
6 53 (21.81%) CSS3
7 48 (19.75%) ASP.NET
8 46 (18.93%) XML
9 44 (18.11%) Web Services
10 34 (13.99%) AngularJS
11 26 (10.70%) Ember.js
12 25 (10.29%) KnockoutJS
12 25 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (8.23%) XHTML
14 18 (7.41%) JSON
15 16 (6.58%) RabbitMQ
16 15 (6.17%) Spring
17 14 (5.76%) Sass
17 14 (5.76%) Backbone.js
18 13 (5.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.29%) W3C
2 20 (8.23%) Graphic Design
2 20 (8.23%) Open Source
3 13 (5.35%) Wiki
4 10 (4.12%) E-Learning
5 9 (3.70%) SCORM
6 7 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.88%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.06%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.23%) Web 2.0
8 3 (1.23%) Kindle
8 3 (1.23%) Linked Data
9 2 (0.82%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.82%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.41%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.41%) DTV
10 1 (0.41%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.41%) iPhone
10 1 (0.41%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 37 (15.23%) Windows
2 29 (11.93%) Linux
3 23 (9.47%) Android
4 22 (9.05%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.88%) UNIX
6 5 (2.06%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (1.65%) Solaris
8 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.23%) CentOS
8 3 (1.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (21.81%) MVC
1 53 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (20.99%) Web Development
3 35 (14.40%) TDD
4 24 (9.88%) OOP
5 23 (9.47%) Usability Testing
5 23 (9.47%) BDD
6 22 (9.05%) OO
7 21 (8.64%) Web Application Development
8 20 (8.23%) Responsive Web Design
8 20 (8.23%) Scrum
9 19 (7.82%) Software Engineering
10 17 (7.00%) Unit Testing
10 17 (7.00%) E-Commerce
11 16 (6.58%) Web Accessibility
12 15 (6.17%) Automated Testing
13 14 (5.76%) Web Design
13 14 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (4.53%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 11 (4.53%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 201 (82.72%) JavaScript
2 50 (20.58%) C#
3 49 (20.16%) PHP
3 49 (20.16%) SQL
4 32 (13.17%) Java
5 22 (9.05%) VB.NET
6 19 (7.82%) PHP5
7 14 (5.76%) PL/SQL
7 14 (5.76%) Perl
8 7 (2.88%) ActionScript
8 7 (2.88%) ActionScript 2.0
9 6 (2.47%) Python
9 6 (2.47%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.06%) C
11 4 (1.65%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.65%) Ruby
12 3 (1.23%) C++
13 2 (0.82%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.41%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 22 (9.05%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.12%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.70%) Degree
4 4 (1.65%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.65%) ISEB
4 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.82%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.06%) WCAG
2 3 (1.23%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.23%) HL7
3 2 (0.82%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (2.06%) VirtualBox
2 4 (1.65%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.23%) vCloud
4 2 (0.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (4.12%) Puppet
2 6 (2.47%) Ansible
3 5 (2.06%) Vagrant
4 4 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (15.23%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.64%) Oracle
3 16 (6.58%) Adobe
4 8 (3.29%) Google
5 7 (2.88%) Ektron
5 7 (2.88%) VMware
6 5 (2.06%) Cisco
6 5 (2.06%) Interwoven
6 5 (2.06%) Zend
7 4 (1.65%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.65%) Splunk
7 4 (1.65%) Twitter
7 4 (1.65%) Talend
7 4 (1.65%) Juniper
7 4 (1.65%) ATG
7 4 (1.65%) Serena
7 4 (1.65%) HP
8 3 (1.23%) EMC
8 3 (1.23%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 280-320
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Liss, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago