The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 25 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.51% 3.46% 5.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.04% 17.78% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 7
Average daily rate
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£320 £351 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.89% +8.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £383 £400
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 £32.54 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -8.57%
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
96 45 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.83% 19.48% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 23 22
Average daily rate £415 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.70% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £298 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 June 2015.

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 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 41 (95.35%) HTML
2 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
3 17 (39.53%) PHP
3 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (39.53%) HTML5
3 17 (39.53%) AngularJS
4 16 (37.21%) CSS3
5 14 (32.56%) .NET
6 12 (27.91%) C#
6 12 (27.91%) OO
7 11 (25.58%) jQuery
8 9 (20.93%) Drupal
8 9 (20.93%) TDD
8 9 (20.93%) CMS
8 9 (20.93%) SQL
8 9 (20.93%) Adobe
9 8 (18.60%) MySQL
9 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
9 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
9 8 (18.60%) RESTful
10 7 (16.28%) SDLC
10 7 (16.28%) Scrum
11 6 (13.95%) WPF
11 6 (13.95%) Web Development
11 6 (13.95%) JSON
11 6 (13.95%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (13.95%) InDesign
11 6 (13.95%) Finance
11 6 (13.95%) Content Management
11 6 (13.95%) Ajax

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (20.93%) Drupal
1 9 (20.93%) CMS
2 5 (11.63%) Node.js
2 5 (11.63%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) MODX
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.33%) ColdFusion
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) WordPress
4 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (13.95%) InDesign
1 6 (13.95%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.33%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Skype
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) MySQL
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Big Data
2 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.33%) DB2
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.65%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (4.65%) Bower
3 2 (4.65%) Grunt
4 1 (2.33%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Electronics
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Junior
2 7 (16.28%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Junior Graphic Designer
3 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Web Designer
3 6 (13.95%) Graphic Designer
3 6 (13.95%) Junior Web Designer
3 6 (13.95%) Designer
3 6 (13.95%) Junior Designer
4 4 (9.30%) PHP Developer
4 4 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Programmer
4 4 (9.30%) C# Programmer
4 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Architect
5 3 (6.98%) AWS Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (95.35%) HTML
2 17 (39.53%) HTML5
2 17 (39.53%) AngularJS
3 16 (37.21%) CSS3
4 14 (32.56%) .NET
5 11 (25.58%) jQuery
6 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
6 8 (18.60%) RESTful
7 6 (13.95%) WPF
7 6 (13.95%) JSON
7 6 (13.95%) Ajax
7 6 (13.95%) XML
7 6 (13.95%) Backbone.js
8 5 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (11.63%) LAMP
9 4 (9.30%) Ember.js
10 3 (6.98%) XHTML
10 3 (6.98%) Web Services
10 3 (6.98%) XSLT
10 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) DTV
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.33%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) OO
3 9 (20.93%) TDD
4 7 (16.28%) SDLC
4 7 (16.28%) Scrum
5 6 (13.95%) Web Development
5 6 (13.95%) Content Management
6 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.30%) Kanban
7 4 (9.30%) B2B
7 4 (9.30%) CRUD
7 4 (9.30%) BDD
8 3 (6.98%) Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) MVC
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.65%) UML
9 2 (4.65%) OOP
9 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.65%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
2 17 (39.53%) PHP
3 12 (27.91%) C#
4 9 (20.93%) SQL
5 6 (13.95%) Java
6 5 (11.63%) C++
6 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.98%) Scala
8 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.65%) Perl
9 1 (2.33%) VBA
9 1 (2.33%) Python
9 1 (2.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
1 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Adobe
2 6 (13.95%) Apple
3 3 (6.98%) Twitter
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
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