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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 27 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs citing CSS 18 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.07% 11.68% 5.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.95% 50.00% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £270 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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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
95 46 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 26.76% 23.35% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 34 20
Average daily rate £394 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £325 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +114.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -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
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 3 March 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 59 (96.72%) HTML
2 42 (68.85%) JavaScript
3 27 (44.26%) CSS3
4 26 (42.62%) HTML5
5 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (27.87%) PHP
7 16 (26.23%) Java
8 15 (24.59%) CMS
9 14 (22.95%) Apache
9 14 (22.95%) jQuery
10 13 (21.31%) Photoshop
10 13 (21.31%) RESTful
11 12 (19.67%) Git (software)
11 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
11 12 (19.67%) C#
11 12 (19.67%) XML
12 11 (18.03%) MySQL
13 10 (16.39%) SQL
13 10 (16.39%) .NET
13 10 (16.39%) OO
13 10 (16.39%) .NET Framework
13 10 (16.39%) JSON
13 10 (16.39%) TDD
13 10 (16.39%) Scrum
13 10 (16.39%) Analytics
14 9 (14.75%) Web Development
14 9 (14.75%) Alfresco
14 9 (14.75%) Workflow
15 8 (13.11%) Adobe
15 8 (13.11%) Content Management

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 15 (24.59%) CMS
2 14 (22.95%) Apache
3 9 (14.75%) Alfresco
4 7 (11.48%) Node.js
4 7 (11.48%) Tomcat
4 7 (11.48%) Drupal
5 3 (4.92%) TeamSite
6 2 (3.28%) WordPress
7 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.64%) MODX
7 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.64%) IIS
7 1 (1.64%) Joomla!
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Photoshop
2 6 (9.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (9.84%) InDesign
3 2 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.64%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) MySQL
2 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (11.48%) Pentaho
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.20%) Big Data
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.84%) Maven
2 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.28%) Grunt
3 2 (3.28%) Bower
3 2 (3.28%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.28%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) JIRA
4 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.64%) FxCop
4 1 (1.64%) StyleCop
4 1 (1.64%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (11.48%) Publishing
2 3 (4.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (70.49%) Developer
2 8 (13.11%) Designer
3 7 (11.48%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Junior Graphic Designer
4 6 (9.84%) Junior Designer
4 6 (9.84%) Junior
4 6 (9.84%) Java Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Web Designer
4 6 (9.84%) Graphic Designer
4 6 (9.84%) Junior Web Designer
5 5 (8.20%) Architect
5 5 (8.20%) Web Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Data Architect
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Architect
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Data Architect
5 5 (8.20%) Big Data Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.56%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (96.72%) HTML
2 27 (44.26%) CSS3
3 26 (42.62%) HTML5
4 14 (22.95%) jQuery
5 13 (21.31%) RESTful
6 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
6 12 (19.67%) XML
7 10 (16.39%) .NET
7 10 (16.39%) JSON
7 10 (16.39%) .NET Framework
8 8 (13.11%) Backbone.js
9 7 (11.48%) EJB 3.0
9 7 (11.48%) Hibernate
9 7 (11.48%) Spring
9 7 (11.48%) EJB
10 6 (9.84%) SOAP
10 6 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (8.20%) Java EE
11 5 (8.20%) Ajax
11 5 (8.20%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.56%) W3C
2 4 (6.56%) User Experience
3 2 (3.28%) Open Source
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) UNIX
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.39%) TDD
2 10 (16.39%) Scrum
2 10 (16.39%) OO
2 10 (16.39%) Analytics
3 9 (14.75%) Workflow
3 9 (14.75%) Web Development
4 8 (13.11%) Content Management
5 7 (11.48%) ETL
5 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.84%) Process Management
6 6 (9.84%) MVC
6 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.84%) BDD
6 6 (9.84%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (8.20%) Business Analytics
8 4 (6.56%) Web Design
9 3 (4.92%) B2B
9 3 (4.92%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 42 (68.85%) JavaScript
2 17 (27.87%) PHP
3 16 (26.23%) Java
4 12 (19.67%) C#
5 10 (16.39%) SQL
6 7 (11.48%) C++
7 5 (8.20%) Scala
8 3 (4.92%) Perl
8 3 (4.92%) Python
9 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Varnish
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Adobe
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle
2 6 (9.84%) Apple
2 6 (9.84%) Twitter
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.92%) Interwoven
4 3 (4.92%) Sencha
5 1 (1.64%) Facebook
5 1 (1.64%) Google
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