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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.66% 2.68% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 15.79% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£315 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 - £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 - £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 £32.52 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.29% 16.96% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 17
Average daily rate £333 £334 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.37% -5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £491 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 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 22 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 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
3 16 (57.14%) jQuery
4 11 (39.29%) .NET
5 10 (35.71%) SQL
5 10 (35.71%) OO
6 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
6 9 (32.14%) C#
7 8 (28.57%) Web Services
7 8 (28.57%) XML
8 7 (25.00%) HTML5
8 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 6 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (21.43%) User Experience
9 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
10 5 (17.86%) CSS3
10 5 (17.86%) Adobe
10 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
10 5 (17.86%) Java
11 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
11 4 (14.29%) UML
11 4 (14.29%) JSP
11 4 (14.29%) Servlets
11 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (14.29%) NetBeans
11 4 (14.29%) GIMP
11 4 (14.29%) MooTools
11 4 (14.29%) Dojo

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) CMS
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) Moodle
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) WordPress
4 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.57%) Kentico
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 4 (14.29%) GIMP
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (14.29%) NetBeans
3 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
3 2 (7.14%) Log4j
3 2 (7.14%) JUnit
3 2 (7.14%) Axure RP
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) Maven
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 6 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (21.43%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) CSS Developer
4 4 (14.29%) HTML Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.14%) CMS Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.14%) UX Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Designer
7 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Moodle Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 16 (57.14%) jQuery
3 11 (39.29%) .NET
4 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
5 8 (28.57%) Web Services
5 8 (28.57%) XML
6 7 (25.00%) HTML5
7 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
8 5 (17.86%) CSS3
9 4 (14.29%) JSP
9 4 (14.29%) Servlets
9 4 (14.29%) MooTools
9 4 (14.29%) Dojo
10 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
10 2 (7.14%) SOAP
10 2 (7.14%) J2EE
10 2 (7.14%) RESTful
10 2 (7.14%) REST
10 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
10 2 (7.14%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) VLE
2 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.14%) Wiki
2 2 (7.14%) Blog
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) SCORM
3 1 (3.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) AIX
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) OO
2 4 (14.29%) UML
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.14%) MVC
4 2 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (7.14%) Product Management
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.14%) Android Development
4 2 (7.14%) TDD
4 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Web Development
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) Korn
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Adobe
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Apple