The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 34 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Contract jobs citing CSS 35 47 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.76% 8.77% 7.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.66% 33.57% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 38 13
Average daily rate
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£265 £303 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.39% +34.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £247 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
CSS
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
178 140 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.22% 26.12% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 88 51
Average daily rate £400 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -20 15 £275 -5.17% 32
Bicester +3 2 £375 - 2
Abingdon -3 2 - - 3
Henley-on-Thames +2 1 £200 +60.00%
Faringdon +1 1 £275 - 2
Banbury - - - - 1
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 1
Witney - - - - 2
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 78 (96.30%) HTML
2 48 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 34 (41.98%) CSS3
4 32 (39.51%) HTML5
5 28 (34.57%) PHP
6 22 (27.16%) MySQL
7 21 (25.93%) OO
8 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (24.69%) jQuery
9 18 (22.22%) CMS
10 17 (20.99%) Apple
11 15 (18.52%) Adobe
11 15 (18.52%) Web Design
11 15 (18.52%) AngularJS
12 14 (17.28%) Apache
12 14 (17.28%) Java
12 14 (17.28%) C#
13 13 (16.05%) .NET
13 13 (16.05%) Drupal
14 11 (13.58%) Systems Analysis
14 11 (13.58%) Ajax
14 11 (13.58%) Linux
14 11 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (13.58%) Cisco
14 11 (13.58%) Network Security
14 11 (13.58%) Spreadsheet
14 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
14 11 (13.58%) Cyber Security
14 11 (13.58%) User Experience
14 11 (13.58%) Raspberry Pi

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 18 (22.22%) CMS
2 14 (17.28%) Apache
3 13 (16.05%) Drupal
4 6 (7.41%) Umbraco
4 6 (7.41%) Node.js
5 4 (4.94%) ExpressionEngine
5 4 (4.94%) Liferay
5 4 (4.94%) Alfresco
5 4 (4.94%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.47%) WordPress
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.23%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.23%) IIS
7 1 (1.23%) MODX
7 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Spreadsheet
2 10 (12.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (11.11%) Photoshop
4 6 (7.41%) InDesign
4 6 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.23%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.23%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Tridion
1 4 (4.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) Network Security
2 4 (4.94%) Intranet
3 1 (1.23%) Internet
3 1 (1.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.16%) MySQL
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.17%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.17%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.17%) Big Data
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.94%) Maven
2 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.70%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.47%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.47%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.47%) Grunt
4 2 (2.47%) Bower
4 2 (2.47%) JIRA
4 2 (2.47%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.47%) Subversion
5 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.23%) FxCop
5 1 (1.23%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.23%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (4.94%) Publishing
1 4 (4.94%) Marketing
2 2 (2.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (75.31%) Developer
2 19 (23.46%) Web Developer
3 14 (17.28%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (13.58%) PHP Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Designer
6 7 (8.64%) Junior
6 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Architect
7 6 (7.41%) Web Designer
7 6 (7.41%) Graphic Designer
7 6 (7.41%) Junior Web Designer
7 6 (7.41%) Junior Designer
7 6 (7.41%) Junior Graphic Designer
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Data Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Big Data Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Drupal Developer
8 5 (6.17%) AWS Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (96.30%) HTML
2 34 (41.98%) CSS3
3 32 (39.51%) HTML5
4 20 (24.69%) jQuery
5 15 (18.52%) AngularJS
6 13 (16.05%) .NET
7 11 (13.58%) Ajax
8 10 (12.35%) JSON
8 10 (12.35%) XML
9 9 (11.11%) RESTful
9 9 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (9.88%) Backbone.js
10 8 (9.88%) LAMP
10 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
11 7 (8.64%) Laravel
12 5 (6.17%) Sass
12 5 (6.17%) Ember.js
13 4 (4.94%) LESS
13 4 (4.94%) EJB 3.0
13 4 (4.94%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) User Experience
1 11 (13.58%) Raspberry Pi
2 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.47%) Learning Management System
3 2 (2.47%) Open Source
3 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.47%) Mobile Games
3 2 (2.47%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.23%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) W3C
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Linux
2 3 (3.70%) Windows
3 2 (2.47%) CentOS
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) OO
2 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.52%) Web Design
4 11 (13.58%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (13.58%) Cyber Security
5 10 (12.35%) Scrum
6 8 (9.88%) Web Development
6 8 (9.88%) MVC
7 7 (8.64%) Workflow
7 7 (8.64%) TDD
7 7 (8.64%) BDD
7 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.41%) Content Management
9 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.17%) Automated Testing
9 5 (6.17%) Analytics
10 4 (4.94%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (4.94%) CRUD
10 4 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.94%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 48 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 28 (34.57%) PHP
3 14 (17.28%) C#
3 14 (17.28%) Java
4 6 (7.41%) C++
4 6 (7.41%) SQL
5 5 (6.17%) Scala
6 2 (2.47%) Python
6 2 (2.47%) Perl
7 1 (1.23%) PHP5
7 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.94%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
1 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) Apple
2 15 (18.52%) Adobe
3 11 (13.58%) Cisco
4 7 (8.64%) Twitter
5 4 (4.94%) Oracle
6 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.23%) SAP
7 1 (1.23%) Zend
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