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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 4.08% 4.86% 8.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.09% 27.27% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate
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£290 £225 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £295 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.57%
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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
23 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.65% 17.84% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 17
Average daily rate £338 £278 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -19.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £385 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Luton region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 July 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
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) JSP
3 2 (22.22%) CMS
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) Qt
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (11.11%) hybris
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C++ Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior C++ Developer
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Hybris Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Qt
3 2 (22.22%) JSP
4 1 (11.11%) Servlets
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) XSLT
4 1 (11.11%) XHTML
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) EJB
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) MVC
1 2 (22.22%) UML
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) TIBCO
2 1 (11.11%) Pega
2 1 (11.11%) hybris
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP