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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 10 9 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Contract jobs citing CSS 30 42 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 9.74% 14.69% 6.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.00% 35.59% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 35 10
Median daily rate £338 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £310 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £580 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.98 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +1.53%

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
125 118 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 40.58% 41.26% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 104 77
Median daily rate £440 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 70 (94.59%) HTML
2 60 (81.08%) JavaScript
3 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (44.59%) AngularJS
4 25 (33.78%) PHP
5 24 (32.43%) TDD
5 24 (32.43%) Git (software)
6 23 (31.08%) CSS3
7 22 (29.73%) HTML5
8 20 (27.03%) Web Development
9 16 (21.62%) .NET
9 16 (21.62%) Scrum
9 16 (21.62%) Node.js
9 16 (21.62%) Front End Development
10 15 (20.27%) E-Commerce
11 14 (18.92%) Java
11 14 (18.92%) NoSQL
12 13 (17.57%) C#
12 13 (17.57%) jQuery
13 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (16.22%) Magento
13 12 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (16.22%) Spring
13 12 (16.22%) MVC
13 12 (16.22%) SQL
13 12 (16.22%) Web Services
13 12 (16.22%) Sass
14 11 (14.86%) Automation Testing
14 11 (14.86%) MySQL
14 11 (14.86%) JSON

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 7 (9.46%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.41%) Apache
2 4 (5.41%) Apache Solr
2 4 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.05%) Jetty
3 3 (4.05%) nginx
4 2 (2.70%) CMS
4 2 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.46%) GitHub
3 5 (6.76%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) NoSQL
2 11 (14.86%) MySQL
3 8 (10.81%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.35%) Big Data
6 1 (1.35%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 24 (32.43%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.81%) Maven
3 7 (9.46%) JUnit
4 5 (6.76%) Gradle
5 4 (5.41%) Bower
5 4 (5.41%) Grunt
5 4 (5.41%) Selenium
5 4 (5.41%) Subversion
6 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.05%) GitLab
6 3 (4.05%) JIRA
6 3 (4.05%) Mockito
6 3 (4.05%) PHPUnit
6 3 (4.05%) Yeoman
7 1 (1.35%) MSTest
7 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.35%) webpack
General
1 10 (13.51%) Publishing
2 8 (10.81%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 71 (95.95%) Developer
2 22 (29.73%) PHP Developer
3 16 (21.62%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (17.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (17.57%) Java Developer
4 13 (17.57%) Web Developer
5 11 (14.86%) HTML CSS Developer
5 11 (14.86%) HTML Developer
6 10 (13.51%) AWS Developer
6 10 (13.51%) C# Developer
6 10 (13.51%) Magento Developer
6 10 (13.51%) PHP Magento Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Agile Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Node.js Developer
7 7 (9.46%) PHP Web Developer
8 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce Developer
8 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (94.59%) HTML
2 33 (44.59%) AngularJS
3 23 (31.08%) CSS3
4 22 (29.73%) HTML5
5 16 (21.62%) .NET
5 16 (21.62%) Node.js
6 13 (17.57%) jQuery
7 12 (16.22%) Sass
7 12 (16.22%) Spring
7 12 (16.22%) Web Services
8 11 (14.86%) JSON
9 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET
9 9 (12.16%) RESTful
10 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (6.76%) Laravel
12 4 (5.41%) Ember.js
12 4 (5.41%) J2EE
12 4 (5.41%) Redux
12 4 (5.41%) Spring Boot
12 4 (5.41%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.70%) Animation
2 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.35%) CMDB
3 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.35%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Linux
2 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.43%) TDD
3 20 (27.03%) Web Development
4 16 (21.62%) Front End Development
4 16 (21.62%) Scrum
5 15 (20.27%) E-Commerce
6 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.22%) MVC
7 11 (14.86%) Automation Testing
7 11 (14.86%) Kanban
8 10 (13.51%) Open Source
9 8 (10.81%) API Development
10 7 (9.46%) Pair Programming
11 5 (6.76%) BDD
11 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.76%) Web Design
12 4 (5.41%) Build Automation
12 4 (5.41%) Infographics
12 4 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (5.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 60 (81.08%) JavaScript
2 25 (33.78%) PHP
3 14 (18.92%) Java
4 13 (17.57%) C#
5 12 (16.22%) SQL
6 8 (10.81%) Python
7 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.41%) C++
7 4 (5.41%) Scala
8 3 (4.05%) Ruby
9 1 (1.35%) C
9 1 (1.35%) ES6
9 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (4.05%) Adobe
2 2 (2.70%) SAP
3 1 (1.35%) BMC
3 1 (1.35%) CA
3 1 (1.35%) HEAT Software
3 1 (1.35%) HP
3 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.35%) Telerik
3 1 (1.35%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.35%) Zend
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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