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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 6 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 24 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.27% 5.19% 3.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.64% 19.67% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +22.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £390 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
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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
55 61 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.82% 26.41% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 15
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £50.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.25% +34.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 29 (87.88%) HTML
2 28 (84.85%) JavaScript
3 15 (45.45%) .NET
3 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 14 (42.42%) C#
5 11 (33.33%) Marketo
6 9 (27.27%) PHP
7 8 (24.24%) Web Design
7 8 (24.24%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (24.24%) Web Development
7 8 (24.24%) jQuery
8 6 (18.18%) Marketing
8 6 (18.18%) TDD
8 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.18%) User Experience
9 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
9 5 (15.15%) SQL
9 5 (15.15%) OO
9 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (15.15%) MVC
9 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
9 5 (15.15%) HTML5
10 4 (12.12%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (12.12%) Axure RP
10 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
10 4 (12.12%) REST
10 4 (12.12%) CSS3
10 4 (12.12%) Backbone.js
10 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (12.12%) Analytics

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.03%) Moodle
3 1 (3.03%) Kentico
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
1 4 (12.12%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (6.06%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.06%) GIMP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.12%) Axure RP
3 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.03%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.03%) Log4j
4 1 (3.03%) Log4Net
4 1 (3.03%) Xcode
4 1 (3.03%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 6 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Web Developer
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Designer
5 4 (12.12%) UX Designer
5 4 (12.12%) Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Database Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Automation Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) CSS Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Marketing Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) CMS Developer
7 2 (6.06%) HTML Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Database Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.03%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) HTML
2 15 (45.45%) .NET
2 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 8 (24.24%) jQuery
4 5 (15.15%) HTML5
5 4 (12.12%) REST
5 4 (12.12%) CSS3
5 4 (12.12%) Backbone.js
5 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.06%) Ember.js
7 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (6.06%) MooTools
7 2 (6.06%) JSP
7 2 (6.06%) Servlets
8 1 (3.03%) SOAP
8 1 (3.03%) Web Services
8 1 (3.03%) XML
8 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) User Experience
2 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
3 3 (9.09%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) VLE
4 1 (3.03%) Wiki
4 1 (3.03%) Blog
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Web Design
1 8 (24.24%) Web Development
1 8 (24.24%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (18.18%) TDD
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) MVC
3 5 (15.15%) OO
4 4 (12.12%) CRM
4 4 (12.12%) Scrum
4 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Product Management
4 4 (12.12%) Analytics
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) UML
6 1 (3.03%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) JavaScript
2 14 (42.42%) C#
3 9 (27.27%) PHP
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 4 (12.12%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Marketo
2 3 (9.09%) HubSpot
2 3 (9.09%) Adobe
2 3 (9.09%) Eloqua
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Apple
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Google