The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 24 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.42% 1.35% 2.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.76% 6.90% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £221 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.68% -11.50%
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 £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%
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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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 24.85% 19.59% 33.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 18
Average daily rate £563 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £221 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Luton

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) CSS3
3 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) CMS
7 1 (11.11%) Games
7 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 1 (11.11%) JUnit
7 1 (11.11%) JSP
7 1 (11.11%) XHTML
7 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 1 (11.11%) hybris
7 1 (11.11%) VCP4
7 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (11.11%) FMCG
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Retail
7 1 (11.11%) Spring
7 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (22.22%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) JSP
5 1 (11.11%) XHTML
5 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) VCP4
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) hybris
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
OAG
Rate: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary based on experience
Posted: 13 days ago