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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 79 49 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.53% 12.44% 10.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.43% 40.50% 26.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 33 29
Average daily rate
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£356 £275 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.54% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £225 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +10.00%
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
223 121 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.73% 30.71% 39.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 77 99
Average daily rate £438 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £18.50 £33.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.18% +92.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 42 £369 +41.82% 17
Wallingford +1 3 £325 - 3
Henley-on-Thames - 3 - - 1
Abingdon - 2 £375 - 5
Bicester - - - - 1
Faringdon - - - - 1
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 114 (98.28%) HTML
2 84 (72.41%) JavaScript
3 44 (37.93%) HTML5
4 39 (33.62%) CSS3
5 37 (31.90%) jQuery
6 34 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (25.00%) XML
8 27 (23.28%) .NET
9 26 (22.41%) MySQL
9 26 (22.41%) PHP
9 26 (22.41%) C#
10 24 (20.69%) Java
11 22 (18.97%) Apache
12 21 (18.10%) Ajax
12 21 (18.10%) CMS
12 21 (18.10%) Scrum
12 21 (18.10%) Git (software)
13 19 (16.38%) MVC
13 19 (16.38%) SQL
14 17 (14.66%) TDD
15 15 (12.93%) Web Development
15 15 (12.93%) JSON
15 15 (12.93%) SQL Server
16 14 (12.07%) EJB
16 14 (12.07%) Workflow
16 14 (12.07%) .NET Framework
16 14 (12.07%) Alfresco
16 14 (12.07%) AngularJS
16 14 (12.07%) RESTful
17 13 (11.21%) Backbone.js

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (18.97%) Apache
2 21 (18.10%) CMS
3 14 (12.07%) Alfresco
4 13 (11.21%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.90%) Node.js
6 6 (5.17%) SharePoint
6 6 (5.17%) Drupal
7 5 (4.31%) Umbraco
8 4 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (3.45%) ExpressionEngine
8 4 (3.45%) Liferay
9 3 (2.59%) WordPress
9 3 (2.59%) TeamSite
10 2 (1.72%) IIS
10 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.72%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.86%) MODX
11 1 (0.86%) JBoss
11 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (11.21%) Photoshop
2 9 (7.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (2.59%) InDesign
5 1 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.86%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Tridion
1 4 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.72%) Heroku
2 2 (1.72%) GitHub
3 1 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.86%) Office 365
3 1 (0.86%) SaaS
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.86%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.72%) SSH
1 2 (1.72%) Internet
1 2 (1.72%) HTTP
2 1 (0.86%) NFC
2 1 (0.86%) Network Security
2 1 (0.86%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.41%) MySQL
2 15 (12.93%) SQL Server
3 13 (11.21%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (11.21%) Oracle Database
4 10 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (8.62%) Pentaho
5 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (6.90%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.45%) Big Data
7 4 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.45%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (18.10%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.62%) Maven
2 10 (8.62%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.90%) Subversion
4 5 (4.31%) JIRA
4 5 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.72%) RSpec
6 2 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.72%) Sublime Text
7 1 (0.86%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.86%) FxCop
7 1 (0.86%) StyleCop
7 1 (0.86%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (11.21%) Publishing
2 4 (3.45%) Finance
3 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.72%) Advertising
3 2 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.86%) Banking
4 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (80.17%) Developer
2 17 (14.66%) Front-End Developer
3 15 (12.93%) Web Developer
4 14 (12.07%) .NET Developer
4 14 (12.07%) PHP Developer
5 13 (11.21%) Java Developer
6 10 (8.62%) Designer
7 8 (6.90%) Web Designer
8 6 (5.17%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Front-End Web Developer
9 5 (4.31%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Consultant
10 4 (3.45%) Data Architect
10 4 (3.45%) Architect
10 4 (3.45%) Senior Architect
10 4 (3.45%) Senior Data Architect
10 4 (3.45%) Drupal Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Big Data Architect
11 3 (2.59%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (98.28%) HTML
2 44 (37.93%) HTML5
3 39 (33.62%) CSS3
4 37 (31.90%) jQuery
5 29 (25.00%) XML
6 27 (23.28%) .NET
7 21 (18.10%) Ajax
8 15 (12.93%) JSON
9 14 (12.07%) EJB
9 14 (12.07%) .NET Framework
9 14 (12.07%) AngularJS
9 14 (12.07%) RESTful
10 13 (11.21%) Backbone.js
10 13 (11.21%) Spring
10 13 (11.21%) Hibernate
10 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET
11 12 (10.34%) SOAP
11 12 (10.34%) EJB 3.0
12 10 (8.62%) XHTML
12 10 (8.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.90%) Data Integration
2 7 (6.03%) User Experience
3 6 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.45%) W3C
4 4 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.72%) Social Media
6 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.72%) Social Network
7 1 (0.86%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.86%) Kinect
7 1 (0.86%) Open Source
7 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.90%) Linux
2 4 (3.45%) UNIX
3 2 (1.72%) Windows
3 2 (1.72%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.86%) Android
4 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.10%) Scrum
3 19 (16.38%) MVC
4 17 (14.66%) TDD
5 15 (12.93%) Web Development
6 14 (12.07%) Workflow
7 12 (10.34%) Analytics
7 12 (10.34%) OO
8 11 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.48%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (9.48%) E-Commerce
8 11 (9.48%) Process Management
9 10 (8.62%) Web Design
9 10 (8.62%) Software Engineering
9 10 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (7.76%) ETL
11 8 (6.90%) User Stories
11 8 (6.90%) Business Analytics
12 7 (6.03%) BDD
12 7 (6.03%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 26 (22.41%) PHP
2 26 (22.41%) C#
3 24 (20.69%) Java
4 19 (16.38%) SQL
5 6 (5.17%) Python
5 6 (5.17%) C++
5 6 (5.17%) Ruby
6 5 (4.31%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.45%) Scala
8 3 (2.59%) Perl
9 1 (0.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (11.21%) Oracle
2 8 (6.90%) Twitter
3 7 (6.03%) Adobe
4 5 (4.31%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.45%) Telerik
5 4 (3.45%) Apple
5 4 (3.45%) Facebook
6 3 (2.59%) Sencha
6 3 (2.59%) Interwoven
7 2 (1.72%) Zend
8 1 (0.86%) Cisco
8 1 (0.86%) Google
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