The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 10 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 10.00% 10.34% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 75.00% 69.23% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £285 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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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 High Wycombe region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 13.33% 14.94% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 17
Average daily rate £300 £285 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (73.08%) SQL
3 17 (65.38%) Workflow
4 15 (57.69%) XML
4 15 (57.69%) Java
4 15 (57.69%) Unit Testing
5 14 (53.85%) CMDB
5 14 (53.85%) CMS
5 14 (53.85%) ITIL
5 14 (53.85%) ITSM
5 14 (53.85%) HP
5 14 (53.85%) BMC
5 14 (53.85%) CA
5 14 (53.85%) ServiceNow
6 12 (46.15%) jQuery
6 12 (46.15%) Service Management
6 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
7 10 (38.46%) Web Services
8 9 (34.62%) Content Management
8 9 (34.62%) Knowledge Management
9 8 (30.77%) Photoshop
10 7 (26.92%) HTML5
10 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (23.08%) PHP
12 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
12 5 (19.23%) .NET
12 5 (19.23%) MVC
12 5 (19.23%) Ajax
12 5 (19.23%) Ruby
12 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 14 (53.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) WordPress
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Photoshop
2 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (11.54%) InDesign
3 3 (11.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Grunt
1 3 (11.54%) gulp
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) ServiceNow Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Designer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) XML
3 12 (46.15%) jQuery
4 10 (38.46%) Web Services
5 7 (26.92%) HTML5
6 5 (19.23%) Ajax
6 5 (19.23%) .NET
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
6 5 (19.23%) CSS3
7 4 (15.38%) Sass
8 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (11.54%) JSP
8 3 (11.54%) JSON
9 1 (3.85%) WCF
9 1 (3.85%) WPF
9 1 (3.85%) LINQ
9 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
9 1 (3.85%) REST
9 1 (3.85%) SOAP
9 1 (3.85%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) CMDB
2 4 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Workflow
2 15 (57.69%) Unit Testing
3 14 (53.85%) ITSM
3 14 (53.85%) ITIL
4 12 (46.15%) Service Management
5 9 (34.62%) Content Management
5 9 (34.62%) Knowledge Management
6 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (19.23%) MVC
8 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
9 3 (11.54%) CRUD
10 1 (3.85%) OOP
10 1 (3.85%) Scrum
10 1 (3.85%) TDD
10 1 (3.85%) Web Development
10 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
10 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) Java
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) PHP
5 5 (19.23%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VBScript
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) HP
1 14 (53.85%) BMC
1 14 (53.85%) CA
1 14 (53.85%) ServiceNow
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle