The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 9 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.77% 1.18% 1.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.14% 9.09% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate
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£331 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 - £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £450
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 £35.75 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.71% -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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.95% 12.94% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 18
Average daily rate £300 £315 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £494 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 34 (85.00%) HTML
2 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
3 21 (52.50%) jQuery
4 18 (45.00%) OO
5 14 (35.00%) SQL
5 14 (35.00%) HTML5
6 13 (32.50%) .NET
7 12 (30.00%) Java
7 12 (30.00%) CSS3
8 10 (25.00%) C#
8 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 10 (25.00%) Eclipse
8 10 (25.00%) Adobe
9 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
9 9 (22.50%) Web Services
9 9 (22.50%) XML
10 8 (20.00%) JSP
11 7 (17.50%) Servlets
11 7 (17.50%) UML
11 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
11 7 (17.50%) Photoshop
11 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (17.50%) NetBeans
11 7 (17.50%) Dojo
11 7 (17.50%) MooTools
11 7 (17.50%) GIMP
12 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
12 6 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.50%) Apache
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.00%) CMS
4 2 (5.00%) Node.js
4 2 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.50%) Kentico
5 1 (2.50%) Confluence
5 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.50%) WordPress
5 1 (2.50%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Photoshop
1 7 (17.50%) GIMP
2 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) MS Office
3 2 (5.00%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (17.50%) NetBeans
3 4 (10.00%) JUnit
4 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.00%) JIRA
4 2 (5.00%) Log4j
4 2 (5.00%) Maven
4 2 (5.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (5.00%) Mocha
4 2 (5.00%) Axure RP
4 2 (5.00%) QUnit
4 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.50%) Android Studio
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.50%) Xcode
General
1 6 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (75.00%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (12.50%) CSS Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 5 (12.50%) HTML Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Designer
6 3 (7.50%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.00%) UX Designer
7 2 (5.00%) Development Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) CMS Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (85.00%) HTML
2 21 (52.50%) jQuery
3 14 (35.00%) HTML5
4 13 (32.50%) .NET
5 12 (30.00%) CSS3
6 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (22.50%) Web Services
7 9 (22.50%) XML
8 8 (20.00%) JSP
9 7 (17.50%) Servlets
9 7 (17.50%) Dojo
9 7 (17.50%) MooTools
10 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
11 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
12 3 (7.50%) Backbone.js
12 3 (7.50%) REST
12 3 (7.50%) J2EE
12 3 (7.50%) JSON
13 2 (5.00%) RESTful
13 2 (5.00%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Wiki
3 2 (5.00%) Blog
3 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) W3C
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) SCORM
4 1 (2.50%) VLE
4 1 (2.50%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Android
1 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (5.00%) UNIX
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) AIX
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) OO
2 7 (17.50%) UML
3 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) TDD
5 4 (10.00%) MVC
6 3 (7.50%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (5.00%) Product Management
7 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.00%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.00%) Android Development
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Development
8 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.50%) Analytics
8 1 (2.50%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 12 (30.00%) Java
4 10 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) Groovy
5 2 (5.00%) Korn
5 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Adobe
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Apple
5 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.50%) Google