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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 27 12
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing CSS 27 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 10.19% 4.88% 8.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.53% 18.75% 40.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 19
Average daily rate £425 £281 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £415 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.60 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-38.07% +14.06%
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
76 96 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.68% 26.02% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 76 31
Average daily rate £425 £396 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% +21.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £14.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -65.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 29 April 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 29 April 2016, 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 69 (100.00%) HTML
2 60 (86.96%) JavaScript
3 42 (60.87%) PHP
4 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (39.13%) TDD
5 27 (39.13%) HTML5
6 25 (36.23%) Web Development
7 23 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 21 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
9 20 (28.99%) NoSQL
10 19 (27.54%) Node.js
11 18 (26.09%) E-Commerce
12 16 (23.19%) Magento
12 16 (23.19%) Git (software)
12 16 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (21.74%) jQuery
13 15 (21.74%) Linux
13 15 (21.74%) Publishing
13 15 (21.74%) CSS3
14 14 (20.29%) Kanban
14 14 (20.29%) Subversion
15 12 (17.39%) Sass
15 12 (17.39%) Spring
15 12 (17.39%) Scrum
15 12 (17.39%) Web Services
15 12 (17.39%) Java
16 11 (15.94%) Windows
16 11 (15.94%) Amazon EC2
16 11 (15.94%) Open Source
16 11 (15.94%) Front End Development

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (27.54%) Node.js
2 10 (14.49%) IIS
2 10 (14.49%) Tomcat
3 8 (11.59%) Apache Solr
4 6 (8.70%) CMS
5 2 (2.90%) Drupal
5 2 (2.90%) nginx
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Magento
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (15.94%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (7.25%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (7.25%) Google Analytics
3 5 (7.25%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (2.90%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) Intranet
2 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) NoSQL
2 10 (14.49%) MySQL
3 8 (11.59%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.29%) Subversion
3 6 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.80%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.90%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.45%) QUnit
6 1 (1.45%) Sinon.JS
General
1 15 (21.74%) Publishing
2 3 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (86.96%) Developer
2 25 (36.23%) JavaScript Developer
3 23 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 21 (30.43%) HTML CSS Developer
4 21 (30.43%) HTML Developer
5 20 (28.99%) Web Developer
6 14 (20.29%) PHP Web Developer
7 13 (18.84%) Agile Developer
7 13 (18.84%) Magento Developer
7 13 (18.84%) Node.js Developer
7 13 (18.84%) PHP Magento Developer
8 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce Developer
9 10 (14.49%) AWS Developer
10 9 (13.04%) Angular Developer
10 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce Web Developer
11 8 (11.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (11.59%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (10.14%) Java Developer
13 5 (7.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (100.00%) HTML
2 27 (39.13%) HTML5
3 23 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 15 (21.74%) CSS3
4 15 (21.74%) jQuery
5 12 (17.39%) Sass
5 12 (17.39%) Spring
5 12 (17.39%) Web Services
6 9 (13.04%) JSON
6 9 (13.04%) RESTful
6 9 (13.04%) XML
7 7 (10.14%) Middleware
8 6 (8.70%) Classic ASP
8 6 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (8.70%) XSLT
9 4 (5.80%) Backbone.js
9 4 (5.80%) Django
9 4 (5.80%) React
9 4 (5.80%) SOAP
10 3 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.35%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.90%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.90%) Fintech
3 2 (2.90%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) Linux
2 11 (15.94%) Windows
3 10 (14.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (14.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (39.13%) TDD
3 25 (36.23%) Web Development
4 18 (26.09%) E-Commerce
5 16 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (20.29%) Kanban
7 12 (17.39%) Scrum
8 11 (15.94%) Front End Development
8 11 (15.94%) Open Source
9 9 (13.04%) API Development
9 9 (13.04%) Automation Testing
9 9 (13.04%) Pair Programming
10 8 (11.59%) BDD
10 8 (11.59%) SEO
11 7 (10.14%) MVC
12 6 (8.70%) Analytics
12 6 (8.70%) Content Management
13 5 (7.25%) Tag Management
14 4 (5.80%) Data Protection
14 4 (5.80%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (86.96%) JavaScript
2 42 (60.87%) PHP
3 12 (17.39%) Java
4 8 (11.59%) C#
5 6 (8.70%) C++
6 5 (7.25%) SQL
7 4 (5.80%) Python
8 2 (2.90%) PHP 5
8 2 (2.90%) VB
8 2 (2.90%) VBA
9 1 (1.45%) C
9 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Red Hat
2 8 (11.59%) Google
3 6 (8.70%) Adobe
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (2.90%) SAP
6 1 (1.45%) Zend
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