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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 7 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 12.73% 6.82% 11.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.18% 27.27% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate
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£370 £345 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% +25.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
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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
17 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 30.91% 25.00% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 8
Average daily rate £338 £345 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +25.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £259 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £475 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 February 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 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Ajax
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) Photoshop
5 4 (30.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) WCF
5 4 (30.77%) WPF
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) LINQ
6 3 (23.08%) JIRA
6 3 (23.08%) WinForms
6 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Photoshop
1 4 (30.77%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) UX Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Designer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) Ajax
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (30.77%) WCF
4 4 (30.77%) WPF
5 3 (23.08%) LINQ
5 3 (23.08%) XHTML
5 3 (23.08%) WinForms
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) Flash
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) RIA
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) Kanban
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) SEO
6 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) ActionScript
4 1 (7.69%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Telerik
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft