The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 21 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.24% 7.53% 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.21% 26.32% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 10
Median daily rate £375 £320 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £250 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £430 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.78 £32.54 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-36.14% +1.68%
CSS
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
99 95 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 34.14% 28.61% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 78 25
Median daily rate £475 £410 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +34.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £295 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for CSS.

1 65 (100.00%) HTML
2 59 (90.77%) JavaScript
3 37 (56.92%) PHP
4 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (43.08%) TDD
5 28 (43.08%) HTML5
6 26 (40.00%) Web Development
7 23 (35.38%) Amazon AWS
8 22 (33.85%) AngularJS
9 20 (30.77%) NoSQL
10 19 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (27.69%) Node.js
12 17 (26.15%) Publishing
12 17 (26.15%) Kanban
13 16 (24.62%) CSS3
14 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
14 15 (23.08%) Scrum
14 15 (23.08%) Linux
15 14 (21.54%) E-Commerce
15 14 (21.54%) Subversion
15 14 (21.54%) jQuery
16 13 (20.00%) Magento
16 13 (20.00%) Web Services
16 13 (20.00%) Java
17 12 (18.46%) Spring
17 12 (18.46%) Pair Programming
18 11 (16.92%) API Development
18 11 (16.92%) Automation Testing
18 11 (16.92%) Open Source
18 11 (16.92%) Amazon EC2

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (27.69%) Node.js
2 10 (15.38%) IIS
2 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 8 (12.31%) Apache Solr
4 7 (10.77%) CMS
5 2 (3.08%) nginx
5 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.08%) WordPress
6 1 (1.54%) Apache
6 1 (1.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (35.38%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (16.92%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (7.69%) Google Analytics
3 5 (7.69%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) Intranet
2 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.69%) MySQL
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 14 (21.54%) Subversion
3 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.62%) PHPUnit
5 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.08%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.54%) Gradle
6 1 (1.54%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.54%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.54%) QUnit
6 1 (1.54%) Sinon.JS
General
1 17 (26.15%) Publishing
2 3 (4.62%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (86.15%) Developer
2 25 (38.46%) HTML CSS Developer
2 25 (38.46%) HTML Developer
3 24 (36.92%) JavaScript Developer
4 23 (35.38%) PHP Developer
5 18 (27.69%) Web Developer
6 14 (21.54%) Agile Developer
6 14 (21.54%) Node.js Developer
7 13 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 12 (18.46%) AWS Developer
8 12 (18.46%) Magento Developer
8 12 (18.46%) PHP Magento Developer
9 11 (16.92%) E-Commerce Developer
9 11 (16.92%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
9 11 (16.92%) E-Commerce Web Developer
10 8 (12.31%) Java Developer
11 7 (10.77%) Angular Developer
11 7 (10.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (9.23%) Full Stack Developer
13 4 (6.15%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) HTML
2 28 (43.08%) HTML5
3 22 (33.85%) AngularJS
4 16 (24.62%) CSS3
5 14 (21.54%) jQuery
6 13 (20.00%) Web Services
7 12 (18.46%) Spring
8 11 (16.92%) JSON
8 11 (16.92%) Sass
9 10 (15.38%) XML
10 7 (10.77%) Middleware
10 7 (10.77%) RESTful
10 7 (10.77%) XSLT
11 6 (9.23%) Classic ASP
12 5 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (6.15%) .NET
13 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
13 4 (6.15%) SOAP
14 3 (4.62%) GWT
14 3 (4.62%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.62%) e-Learning
3 2 (3.08%) Fintech
4 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Linux
2 11 (16.92%) Windows
3 10 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.08%) TDD
3 26 (40.00%) Web Development
4 19 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (26.15%) Kanban
6 15 (23.08%) Scrum
7 14 (21.54%) E-Commerce
8 12 (18.46%) Pair Programming
9 11 (16.92%) API Development
9 11 (16.92%) Automation Testing
9 11 (16.92%) Open Source
10 10 (15.38%) Front End Development
11 8 (12.31%) BDD
11 8 (12.31%) MVC
11 8 (12.31%) SEO
12 7 (10.77%) Content Management
13 6 (9.23%) Analytics
14 5 (7.69%) Tag Management
14 5 (7.69%) Web Application Development
15 4 (6.15%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 59 (90.77%) JavaScript
2 37 (56.92%) PHP
3 13 (20.00%) Java
4 9 (13.85%) C#
5 7 (10.77%) C++
6 5 (7.69%) SQL
7 3 (4.62%) Python
8 2 (3.08%) PHP 5
8 2 (3.08%) VB
8 2 (3.08%) VBA
9 1 (1.54%) C
9 1 (1.54%) Scala
9 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 8 (12.31%) Google
3 5 (7.69%) Adobe
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle
5 2 (3.08%) SAP
6 1 (1.54%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.54%) New Relic
6 1 (1.54%) Zend
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