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 31 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 31 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 3.08% 19.28% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 69.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
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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
63 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 32.31% 27.71% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 16 13
Average daily rate £425 £290 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -12.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £325 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 31 October 2014, 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 24 (96.00%) HTML
1 24 (96.00%) CSS3
2 22 (88.00%) MVC
3 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (76.00%) JSP
4 19 (76.00%) TDD
4 19 (76.00%) Subversion
4 19 (76.00%) OO
4 19 (76.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 19 (76.00%) Dojo
4 19 (76.00%) Ajax
4 19 (76.00%) Django
5 18 (72.00%) LESS
5 18 (72.00%) DOM
6 10 (40.00%) Dependency Management
6 10 (40.00%) HTML5
7 9 (36.00%) XHR
8 8 (32.00%) hybris
8 8 (32.00%) Sass
8 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (20.00%) .NET
9 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (12.00%) C#
10 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (8.00%) Scrum
11 2 (8.00%) jQuery
12 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
12 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (4.00%) MSTest

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (76.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) MSTest
2 1 (4.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (12.00%) UI Developer
3 3 (12.00%) UI Programmer
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) HTML
1 24 (96.00%) CSS3
2 19 (76.00%) JSP
2 19 (76.00%) Dojo
2 19 (76.00%) Ajax
2 19 (76.00%) Django
3 18 (72.00%) DOM
3 18 (72.00%) LESS
4 10 (40.00%) HTML5
5 9 (36.00%) XHR
6 8 (32.00%) Sass
7 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (20.00%) .NET
8 2 (8.00%) jQuery
9 1 (4.00%) RESTful
9 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.00%) WCF
9 1 (4.00%) WPF
9 1 (4.00%) WF
9 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) MVC
2 19 (76.00%) OO
2 19 (76.00%) TDD
2 19 (76.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (40.00%) Dependency Management
4 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) UML
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) RUP
7 1 (4.00%) DSDM
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Use Case
7 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) hybris