The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs citing CSS 62 53 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.86% 6.66% 3.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.85% 29.94% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 17
Average daily rate £344 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £423 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
CSS
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
201 177 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.71% 22.24% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 108 94
Average daily rate £355 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.64% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 99 (99.00%) HTML
2 77 (77.00%) JavaScript
3 53 (53.00%) Java
4 35 (35.00%) HTML5
5 33 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (32.00%) Front End Development
7 31 (31.00%) AngularJS
7 31 (31.00%) XML
8 26 (26.00%) CSS3
9 24 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (21.00%) JSP
10 21 (21.00%) .NET
11 20 (20.00%) C#
12 18 (18.00%) Finance
12 18 (18.00%) jQuery
13 17 (17.00%) J2EE
14 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET
15 15 (15.00%) HTTP
15 15 (15.00%) WebSphere
15 15 (15.00%) gulp
15 15 (15.00%) User Experience
16 14 (14.00%) Spring
16 14 (14.00%) Hibernate
16 14 (14.00%) IBM
16 14 (14.00%) Visual Studio
16 14 (14.00%) OO
17 13 (13.00%) PHP
18 12 (12.00%) DHTML
18 12 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
18 12 (12.00%) JDBC

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 15 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (11.00%) Apache
2 11 (11.00%) Node.js
3 8 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.00%) IIS
5 5 (5.00%) CMS
6 4 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (1.00%) JBoss
9 1 (1.00%) Kentico
9 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
9 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (6.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.00%) MS Office
2 5 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.00%) Heroku
2 3 (3.00%) PaaS
3 2 (2.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.00%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.00%) HTTP
2 12 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.00%) Intranet
4 5 (5.00%) LDAP
4 5 (5.00%) SMTP
5 4 (4.00%) Internet
6 2 (2.00%) DNS
7 1 (1.00%) BGP
7 1 (1.00%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.00%) Firewall
7 1 (1.00%) LAN
7 1 (1.00%) OSPF
7 1 (1.00%) TACACS
7 1 (1.00%) WAN
7 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.00%) MySQL
4 1 (1.00%) Big Data
4 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (15.00%) gulp
2 14 (14.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (11.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.00%) webpack
4 10 (10.00%) Grunt
5 7 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.00%) Subversion
6 3 (3.00%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.00%) Ant
7 2 (2.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 18 (18.00%) Finance
2 12 (12.00%) Banking
3 11 (11.00%) Retail
4 7 (7.00%) Marketing
5 3 (3.00%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.00%) Advertising
7 1 (1.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 86 (86.00%) Developer
2 31 (31.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 30 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 19 (19.00%) Web Developer
5 18 (18.00%) Senior Developer
6 14 (14.00%) Java Developer
7 12 (12.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (12.00%) J2EE Developer
7 12 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 12 (12.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 12 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (12.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 12 (12.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 11 (11.00%) HTML Developer
9 9 (9.00%) .NET Developer
9 9 (9.00%) HTML CSS Developer
10 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (7.00%) SharePoint Developer
11 6 (6.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (99.00%) HTML
2 35 (35.00%) HTML5
3 31 (31.00%) AngularJS
3 31 (31.00%) XML
4 26 (26.00%) CSS3
5 24 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 21 (21.00%) .NET
6 21 (21.00%) JSP
7 18 (18.00%) jQuery
8 17 (17.00%) J2EE
9 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET
10 14 (14.00%) Hibernate
10 14 (14.00%) Spring
11 12 (12.00%) DHTML
11 12 (12.00%) JDBC
11 12 (12.00%) JMS
11 12 (12.00%) Sass
11 12 (12.00%) Servlets
11 12 (12.00%) Struts
12 10 (10.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) User Experience
2 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.00%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) Android
2 5 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.00%) Unix
2 5 (5.00%) zOS
3 4 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.00%) Front End Development
3 14 (14.00%) OO
4 12 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
4 12 (12.00%) Open Source
4 12 (12.00%) Software Architecture
4 12 (12.00%) Use Case
4 12 (12.00%) Web Development
5 11 (11.00%) DevOps
6 10 (10.00%) MVC
7 9 (9.00%) Software Engineering
8 8 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.00%) Scrum
9 6 (6.00%) Functional Programming
10 5 (5.00%) Project Management
10 5 (5.00%) Security Operations
10 5 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (5.00%) Workflow
11 4 (4.00%) CRM
11 4 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 77 (77.00%) JavaScript
2 53 (53.00%) Java
3 20 (20.00%) C#
4 13 (13.00%) PHP
5 12 (12.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (7.00%) SQL
7 6 (6.00%) CoffeeScript
7 6 (6.00%) TypeScript
8 5 (5.00%) ES6
8 5 (5.00%) VB
9 4 (4.00%) Perl
10 2 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) CCIE
2 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) SDET
2 2 (2.00%) WCAG
3 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (14.00%) IBM
2 12 (12.00%) Adobe
3 7 (7.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.00%) Google
5 2 (2.00%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco
6 1 (1.00%) EPiServer