The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Newbury region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 21 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 2 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.23% 4.11% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 60.00% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate £215 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £275 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +79.48%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 11.11% 6.85% 19.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 10
Average daily rate £313 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £275 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £300 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CSS
Berkshire

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 12 (70.59%) jQuery
4 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Workflow
6 6 (35.29%) Perl
6 6 (35.29%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) SOAP
6 6 (35.29%) XML
6 6 (35.29%) SOA
6 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
6 6 (35.29%) HTML5
7 4 (23.53%) MVC
7 4 (23.53%) CSS3
8 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Ajax
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (17.65%) Internet
8 3 (17.65%) Service Management
8 3 (17.65%) Process Management
8 3 (17.65%) WSDL
8 3 (17.65%) CGI
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) JBoss
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) MySQL
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle
8 3 (17.65%) Mobile App

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (17.65%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.88%) InDesign
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (5.88%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Firebug
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Front-End Developer
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Perl Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Perl Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) UI Programmer
3 3 (17.65%) UI Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Content Editor
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) jQuery
3 6 (35.29%) SOAP
3 6 (35.29%) XML
3 6 (35.29%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 3 (17.65%) Ajax
5 3 (17.65%) WSDL
5 3 (17.65%) CGI
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) REST
5 3 (17.65%) JSON
5 3 (17.65%) Ext JS
6 2 (11.76%) WebKit
7 1 (5.88%) XHTML
7 1 (5.88%) XSL
7 1 (5.88%) XSLT
7 1 (5.88%) JSP
7 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
1 3 (17.65%) RIA
2 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
2 2 (11.76%) E-Learning
3 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) Social Network
3 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Workflow
1 6 (35.29%) SOA
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Process Management
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) OWASP
4 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) Perl
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) JBoss
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft