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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 44 49 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing CSS 28 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.23% 2.32% 2.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.59% 10.00% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £252 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £423 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £26.32
% change year-on-year
- +33.00%
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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
136 170 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.69% 23.16% 24.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 95 82
Average daily rate £395 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.29 £20.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.55% +73.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014, 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 50 (90.91%) HTML
2 38 (69.09%) JavaScript
3 23 (41.82%) .NET
4 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (34.55%) jQuery
6 17 (30.91%) Finance
7 16 (29.09%) Java
8 15 (27.27%) JSP
9 13 (23.64%) .NET Framework
9 13 (23.64%) XHTML
9 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET
10 11 (20.00%) Web Services
10 11 (20.00%) XSL
11 10 (18.18%) MVC
11 10 (18.18%) SharePoint
11 10 (18.18%) SQL
11 10 (18.18%) Web Usability
11 10 (18.18%) Information Architecture
11 10 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (16.36%) Unit Testing
12 9 (16.36%) WebSphere
12 9 (16.36%) C#
12 9 (16.36%) OO
13 8 (14.55%) JBoss
13 8 (14.55%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (14.55%) HTML5
13 8 (14.55%) CSS3
14 7 (12.73%) Spring
14 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
14 7 (12.73%) PHP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 10 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 10 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (16.36%) WebSphere
3 8 (14.55%) JBoss
3 8 (14.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.45%) CMS
5 2 (3.64%) DNN
6 1 (1.82%) Drupal
6 1 (1.82%) WordPress
6 1 (1.82%) Node.js
6 1 (1.82%) IIS
6 1 (1.82%) SugarCRM
6 1 (1.82%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Photoshop
1 3 (5.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.82%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Front Office
4 2 (3.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Automotive
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (78.18%) Developer
2 14 (25.45%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 9 (16.36%) Web Developer
6 7 (12.73%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Administrator
8 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Administrator
8 3 (5.45%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) UI Developer
8 3 (5.45%) UI Programmer
9 2 (3.64%) Designer
9 2 (3.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (90.91%) HTML
2 23 (41.82%) .NET
3 19 (34.55%) jQuery
4 15 (27.27%) JSP
5 13 (23.64%) XHTML
5 13 (23.64%) .NET Framework
5 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET
6 11 (20.00%) XSL
6 11 (20.00%) Web Services
7 8 (14.55%) HTML5
7 8 (14.55%) CSS3
8 7 (12.73%) Hibernate
8 7 (12.73%) Spring
9 6 (10.91%) Ajax
9 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
11 3 (5.45%) Semantic HTML
11 3 (5.45%) Sass
11 3 (5.45%) Laravel
11 3 (5.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) User Experience
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.45%) W3C
3 1 (1.82%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Android
1 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.18%) MVC
2 10 (18.18%) Web Usability
2 10 (18.18%) Information Architecture
3 9 (16.36%) OO
3 9 (16.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (7.27%) CRM
4 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
4 4 (7.27%) Web Development
4 4 (7.27%) Analytics
5 3 (5.45%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (5.45%) Coaching
5 3 (5.45%) Web Design
5 3 (5.45%) Web Analytics
6 2 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.64%) SEO
6 2 (3.64%) Refactoring
6 2 (3.64%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (1.82%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (1.82%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 38 (69.09%) JavaScript
2 16 (29.09%) Java
3 10 (18.18%) SQL
4 9 (16.36%) C#
5 7 (12.73%) PHP
6 4 (7.27%) C
7 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.45%) PHP5
8 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) HL7
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) Siebel
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.82%) Twitter
2 1 (1.82%) Pardot