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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 5 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Contract jobs citing CSS 25 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.52% 4.71% 2.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.86% 23.08% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £355 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £33.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +18.91%
CSS
South East

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
57 52 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 26.27% 20.39% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 22
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014, 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 (100.00%) HTML
2 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 15 (44.12%) HTML5
4 13 (38.24%) jQuery
5 12 (35.29%) OO
5 12 (35.29%) CSS3
6 10 (29.41%) XML
7 9 (26.47%) PHP
7 9 (26.47%) SQL
8 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.59%) MVC
9 7 (20.59%) Java
9 7 (20.59%) JSP
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.65%) TDD
11 5 (14.71%) Ajax
11 5 (14.71%) Adobe
11 5 (14.71%) .NET
11 5 (14.71%) DOM
11 5 (14.71%) OOP
12 4 (11.76%) UML
12 4 (11.76%) UNIX
12 4 (11.76%) Oracle
12 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
12 4 (11.76%) C#
12 4 (11.76%) Flash
12 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
12 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
12 4 (11.76%) Adobe CQ

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 4 (11.76%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.82%) CMS
2 3 (8.82%) Node.js
3 2 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) WordPress
4 1 (2.94%) Confluence
4 1 (2.94%) Kentico
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) GIMP
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
1 2 (5.88%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) Big Data
3 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.94%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (8.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.82%) NetBeans
2 3 (8.82%) Subversion
2 3 (8.82%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) JUnit
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) QUnit
3 2 (5.88%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.88%) Mocha
4 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.94%) NUnit
General
1 3 (8.82%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Web Developer
3 5 (14.71%) PHP Developer
3 5 (14.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) CSS Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Integration Tester
7 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (44.12%) HTML5
3 13 (38.24%) jQuery
4 12 (35.29%) CSS3
5 10 (29.41%) XML
6 7 (20.59%) JSP
7 5 (14.71%) DOM
7 5 (14.71%) .NET
7 5 (14.71%) Ajax
8 4 (11.76%) Flash
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 3 (8.82%) MooTools
9 3 (8.82%) Symfony
9 3 (8.82%) Servlets
9 3 (8.82%) Web Services
9 3 (8.82%) LAMP
9 3 (8.82%) Dojo
10 2 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Animation
2 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Open Source
3 2 (5.88%) Physics
3 2 (5.88%) IPTV
3 2 (5.88%) DTV
4 1 (2.94%) W3C
4 1 (2.94%) Interactive TV
4 1 (2.94%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) UNIX
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) AIX
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) OO
2 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) MVC
4 6 (17.65%) TDD
5 5 (14.71%) OOP
6 4 (11.76%) UML
7 3 (8.82%) BDD
7 3 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (2.94%) Change Control
9 1 (2.94%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 9 (26.47%) PHP
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) ActionScript
5 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.82%) Korn
6 2 (5.88%) Groovy
6 2 (5.88%) Ruby
7 1 (2.94%) VBScript
7 1 (2.94%) VB
7 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Adobe
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) EPiServer
4 2 (5.88%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.94%) Zend
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.94%) Perforce
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Middlesex
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago