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 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing CSS 73 63 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.64% 14.58% 9.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.88% 37.28% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 40 24
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £33.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +18.91%
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
222 169 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.33% 39.12% 40.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 108 83
Average daily rate £450 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £29.38 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +193.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 November 2014.

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 November 2014. 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 -7 41 £369 +22.91% 25
Wallingford +1 5 £325 - 2
Henley-on-Thames - 3 - - 1
Abingdon - 2 £375 - 4
Bicester - - - -
Witney - - - - 1
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

1 104 (99.05%) HTML
2 76 (72.38%) JavaScript
3 36 (34.29%) HTML5
4 35 (33.33%) jQuery
5 31 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (28.57%) XML
7 29 (27.62%) CSS3
8 27 (25.71%) .NET
9 26 (24.76%) C#
10 22 (20.95%) MySQL
11 21 (20.00%) Java
11 21 (20.00%) MVC
12 20 (19.05%) Apache
13 19 (18.10%) SQL
13 19 (18.10%) CMS
14 18 (17.14%) Scrum
14 18 (17.14%) PHP
15 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
15 17 (16.19%) Ajax
16 16 (15.24%) Git (software)
17 15 (14.29%) JSON
18 14 (13.33%) Alfresco
18 14 (13.33%) RESTful
18 14 (13.33%) Spring
18 14 (13.33%) Workflow
18 14 (13.33%) Oracle
18 14 (13.33%) ASP.NET
18 14 (13.33%) EJB
19 13 (12.38%) SOAP
19 13 (12.38%) Tomcat

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 20 (19.05%) Apache
2 19 (18.10%) CMS
3 14 (13.33%) Alfresco
4 13 (12.38%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.71%) Drupal
6 5 (4.76%) Node.js
7 4 (3.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.81%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.86%) TeamSite
8 3 (2.86%) Joomla!
8 3 (2.86%) WordPress
9 2 (1.90%) Liferay
9 2 (1.90%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.90%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.90%) IIS
10 1 (0.95%) JBoss
10 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.95%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.95%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Tridion
1 2 (1.90%) Magento
2 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.90%) Heroku
2 2 (1.90%) GitHub
3 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.95%) Office 365
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.95%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) HTTP
1 2 (1.90%) Internet
1 2 (1.90%) SSH
2 1 (0.95%) NFC
2 1 (0.95%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.95%) MySQL
2 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
3 13 (12.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (12.38%) Oracle Database
4 10 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (9.52%) Pentaho
4 10 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.71%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.95%) Big Data
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.95%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (15.24%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.52%) Maven
2 10 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.62%) Subversion
4 6 (5.71%) JIRA
5 5 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.81%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.90%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.90%) Sublime Text
7 2 (1.90%) RSpec
8 1 (0.95%) FxCop
8 1 (0.95%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.95%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.95%) MSBuild
General
1 13 (12.38%) Publishing
2 6 (5.71%) Finance
3 3 (2.86%) Advertising
3 3 (2.86%) Marketing
4 2 (1.90%) Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.95%) Electronics
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Games
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (80.00%) Developer
2 17 (16.19%) .NET Developer
3 15 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 11 (10.48%) Web Developer
6 10 (9.52%) PHP Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Designer
8 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Web Designer
9 5 (4.76%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Drupal Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Consultant
10 4 (3.81%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.86%) Lead Developer
11 3 (2.86%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.86%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.86%) Business Consultant
11 3 (2.86%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (99.05%) HTML
2 36 (34.29%) HTML5
3 35 (33.33%) jQuery
4 30 (28.57%) XML
5 29 (27.62%) CSS3
6 27 (25.71%) .NET
7 17 (16.19%) Ajax
8 15 (14.29%) JSON
9 14 (13.33%) Spring
9 14 (13.33%) ASP.NET
9 14 (13.33%) EJB
9 14 (13.33%) RESTful
10 13 (12.38%) SOAP
10 13 (12.38%) Hibernate
11 12 (11.43%) EJB 3.0
12 11 (10.48%) .NET Framework
13 10 (9.52%) Java EE
13 10 (9.52%) XSLT
13 10 (9.52%) XHTML
14 9 (8.57%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Data Integration
2 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.76%) User Experience
4 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.81%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.81%) W3C
5 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.90%) Social Media
6 2 (1.90%) Social Network
7 1 (0.95%) Open Source
7 1 (0.95%) Kinect
7 1 (0.95%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.95%) DTV
7 1 (0.95%) Clustering
7 1 (0.95%) SCORM
7 1 (0.95%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.95%) Animation
7 1 (0.95%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.76%) Linux
2 4 (3.81%) UNIX
3 2 (1.90%) Windows
3 2 (1.90%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.00%) MVC
3 18 (17.14%) Scrum
4 14 (13.33%) Workflow
5 13 (12.38%) TDD
6 11 (10.48%) Web Development
6 11 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (10.48%) Process Management
6 11 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (8.57%) Analytics
8 9 (8.57%) Web Design
8 9 (8.57%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.57%) ETL
9 8 (7.62%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.62%) User Stories
9 8 (7.62%) Business Analytics
10 7 (6.67%) OO
11 6 (5.71%) Content Management
12 5 (4.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (72.38%) JavaScript
2 26 (24.76%) C#
3 21 (20.00%) Java
4 19 (18.10%) SQL
5 18 (17.14%) PHP
6 7 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 7 (6.67%) Python
7 6 (5.71%) Ruby
8 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.86%) C++
9 3 (2.86%) Perl
10 1 (0.95%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.95%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (7.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (13.33%) Oracle
2 5 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.81%) Telerik
3 4 (3.81%) Facebook
3 4 (3.81%) Twitter
4 3 (2.86%) Sencha
4 3 (2.86%) Adobe
4 3 (2.86%) Interwoven
5 2 (1.90%) Zend
6 1 (0.95%) Google
6 1 (0.95%) SAP
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