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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 31 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 41 36 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.98% 3.97% 4.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.93% 17.39% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 12
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £444 £369
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 £37.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
187 207 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.69% 22.82% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 124 91
Average daily rate £325 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 77 (91.67%) HTML
2 73 (86.90%) JavaScript
3 42 (50.00%) jQuery
4 34 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (35.71%) MVC
6 29 (34.52%) .NET
7 27 (32.14%) C#
8 25 (29.76%) HTML5
8 25 (29.76%) AngularJS
9 24 (28.57%) ASP.NET
9 24 (28.57%) XML
9 24 (28.57%) OO
10 22 (26.19%) Web Services
10 22 (26.19%) Java
11 21 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (23.81%) CSS3
13 19 (22.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (22.62%) Unit Testing
14 18 (21.43%) Visual Studio
15 17 (20.24%) Ajax
16 16 (19.05%) JSP
16 16 (19.05%) SQL
16 16 (19.05%) User Experience
17 15 (17.86%) .NET Framework
17 15 (17.86%) Spring
18 14 (16.67%) WCF
19 13 (15.48%) Dojo
20 11 (13.10%) PHP
20 11 (13.10%) DHTML
20 11 (13.10%) Struts

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (10.71%) WebSphere
1 9 (10.71%) Node.js
2 5 (5.95%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.95%) IIS
3 4 (4.76%) JBoss
3 4 (4.76%) CMS
4 3 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.57%) Apache
4 3 (3.57%) Drupal
5 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.38%) WordPress
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.19%) Kentico
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.19%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.19%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.19%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.57%) GIMP
3 2 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.19%) MS Office
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Google Checkout
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) HTTP
2 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.76%) VPN
3 4 (4.76%) DSL
3 4 (4.76%) Wireless
3 4 (4.76%) IPsec
3 4 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (4.76%) SNMP
3 4 (4.76%) LAN
3 4 (4.76%) WLAN
3 4 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.14%) MySQL
4 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.33%) Subversion
3 4 (4.76%) Maven
3 4 (4.76%) Ant
3 4 (4.76%) JUnit
3 4 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.38%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.19%) Toad
5 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.19%) Xcode
5 1 (1.19%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.19%) NUnit
5 1 (1.19%) Moq
5 1 (1.19%) Mocha
5 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.19%) Grunt
5 1 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.19%) gulp
General
1 9 (10.71%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Marketing
3 4 (4.76%) Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Retail
4 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Automotive
6 1 (1.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (79.76%) Developer
2 17 (20.24%) Web Developer
3 13 (15.48%) Java Developer
3 13 (15.48%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (11.90%) Designer
5 9 (10.71%) UI Designer
5 9 (10.71%) UI/UX Designer
6 7 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.14%) PHP Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (4.76%) UX Designer
8 4 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) AWS Developer
9 3 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.57%) UI Programmer
9 3 (3.57%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (91.67%) HTML
2 42 (50.00%) jQuery
3 29 (34.52%) .NET
4 25 (29.76%) HTML5
4 25 (29.76%) AngularJS
5 24 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 24 (28.57%) XML
6 22 (26.19%) Web Services
7 21 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (23.81%) CSS3
9 19 (22.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (20.24%) Ajax
11 16 (19.05%) JSP
12 15 (17.86%) Spring
12 15 (17.86%) .NET Framework
13 14 (16.67%) WCF
14 13 (15.48%) Dojo
15 11 (13.10%) DHTML
15 11 (13.10%) Struts
16 10 (11.90%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) User Experience
2 9 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 9 (10.71%) Client/Server
3 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.76%) e-Health
6 2 (2.38%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.38%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.38%) Social Media
7 1 (1.19%) iPad
7 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.19%) iPhone
7 1 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.19%) UNIX
2 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (35.71%) MVC
3 24 (28.57%) OO
4 19 (22.62%) Unit Testing
5 11 (13.10%) Web Development
6 10 (11.90%) Time Management
7 9 (10.71%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (7.14%) Open Source
8 6 (7.14%) Content Management
8 6 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.14%) Analytics
8 6 (7.14%) User Stories
8 6 (7.14%) System Testing
9 5 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.95%) B2B
9 5 (5.95%) B2C
9 5 (5.95%) OOD
9 5 (5.95%) SOA
9 5 (5.95%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 73 (86.90%) JavaScript
2 27 (32.14%) C#
3 22 (26.19%) Java
4 16 (19.05%) SQL
5 11 (13.10%) PHP
6 3 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.19%) Python
8 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) CCNP
2 4 (4.76%) CCNA
2 4 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) HL7
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) CA Spectrum
1 4 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (8.33%) Twitter
2 6 (7.14%) Google
2 6 (7.14%) Adobe
3 5 (5.95%) Coremetrics
3 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.95%) PayPal
4 4 (4.76%) F5
4 4 (4.76%) CA
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle
4 4 (4.76%) Cisco
5 3 (3.57%) SAP
6 2 (2.38%) Sun
7 1 (1.19%) Apple
7 1 (1.19%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.19%) Facebook
7 1 (1.19%) Zend
7 1 (1.19%) Xamarin