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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing CSS 63 35 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.41% 7.28% 8.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.43% 28.69% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 19
Average daily rate
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£320 £309 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.64% +23.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.54 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.86% -4.28%
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
207 122 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.64% 25.36% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 76 54
Average daily rate £400 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +78.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +3 25 £320 +3.64% 26
Bicester +2 4 £375 - 1
Henley-on-Thames +4 1 £200 +60.00%
Faringdon +1 1 £275 - 1
Banbury -7 1 £250 -
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 105 (97.22%) HTML
2 69 (63.89%) JavaScript
3 48 (44.44%) PHP
4 38 (35.19%) MySQL
5 32 (29.63%) HTML5
5 32 (29.63%) CSS3
6 31 (28.70%) OO
7 29 (26.85%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (25.93%) .NET
9 27 (25.00%) C#
10 24 (22.22%) AngularJS
11 23 (21.30%) jQuery
12 19 (17.59%) TDD
13 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET
13 17 (15.74%) Apple
14 16 (14.81%) Drupal
15 15 (13.89%) E-Commerce
15 15 (13.89%) CMS
16 14 (12.96%) Web Design
16 14 (12.96%) Adobe
16 14 (12.96%) Magento
17 13 (12.04%) Git (software)
17 13 (12.04%) XML
17 13 (12.04%) Linux
17 13 (12.04%) Java
17 13 (12.04%) SQL
18 12 (11.11%) Apache
18 12 (11.11%) Ajax
19 11 (10.19%) Cyber Security
19 11 (10.19%) Raspberry Pi

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 16 (14.81%) Drupal
2 15 (13.89%) CMS
3 12 (11.11%) Apache
4 11 (10.19%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.63%) Node.js
5 5 (4.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.70%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.85%) Liferay
7 2 (1.85%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.93%) JBoss
8 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.93%) MODX
8 1 (0.93%) WordPress
8 1 (0.93%) Jetty
8 1 (0.93%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (6.48%) Photoshop
4 6 (5.56%) InDesign
5 5 (4.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.93%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.93%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (12.96%) Magento
2 2 (1.85%) Tridion
3 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.19%) Network Security
2 4 (3.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.93%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (35.19%) MySQL
2 11 (10.19%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.70%) Big Data
5 1 (0.93%) DB2
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 13 (12.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.63%) Subversion
3 3 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (2.78%) PHPUnit
3 3 (2.78%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.85%) Grunt
4 2 (1.85%) Bower
5 1 (0.93%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (8.33%) Finance
2 4 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (1.85%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Electronics
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (79.63%) Developer
2 26 (24.07%) Web Developer
3 17 (15.74%) PHP Developer
4 15 (13.89%) Front-End Developer
5 12 (11.11%) Magento Developer
6 8 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.48%) Junior
8 6 (5.56%) Graphic Designer
8 6 (5.56%) Junior Web Designer
8 6 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.56%) Web Designer
8 6 (5.56%) Junior Graphic Designer
8 6 (5.56%) Designer
8 6 (5.56%) Junior Designer
8 6 (5.56%) Drupal Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Web Content Editor
9 5 (4.63%) Content Editor
9 5 (4.63%) Front-End Web Developer
9 5 (4.63%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (97.22%) HTML
2 32 (29.63%) HTML5
2 32 (29.63%) CSS3
3 28 (25.93%) .NET
4 24 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 23 (21.30%) jQuery
6 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET
7 13 (12.04%) XML
8 12 (11.11%) Ajax
9 11 (10.19%) LAMP
9 11 (10.19%) RESTful
10 10 (9.26%) JSON
11 9 (8.33%) Web Services
12 8 (7.41%) XHTML
12 8 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (6.48%) Laravel
13 7 (6.48%) Backbone.js
13 7 (6.48%) SOAP
13 7 (6.48%) WPF
14 6 (5.56%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) Raspberry Pi
2 10 (9.26%) User Experience
3 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.85%) Learning Management System
4 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.85%) Mobile Games
4 2 (1.85%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.93%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.93%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.04%) Linux
2 4 (3.70%) CentOS
3 2 (1.85%) Windows
4 1 (0.93%) UNIX
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.70%) OO
2 29 (26.85%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (17.59%) TDD
4 15 (13.89%) E-Commerce
5 14 (12.96%) Web Design
6 11 (10.19%) Systems Analysis
6 11 (10.19%) Cyber Security
7 10 (9.26%) Software Engineering
8 9 (8.33%) Web Development
8 9 (8.33%) OOP
8 9 (8.33%) MVC
8 9 (8.33%) SDLC
9 7 (6.48%) BDD
9 7 (6.48%) Scrum
10 6 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.56%) Content Management
11 5 (4.63%) UML
12 4 (3.70%) B2B
12 4 (3.70%) Automated Testing
12 4 (3.70%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 69 (63.89%) JavaScript
2 48 (44.44%) PHP
3 27 (25.00%) C#
4 13 (12.04%) SQL
4 13 (12.04%) Java
5 6 (5.56%) C++
6 5 (4.63%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.63%) Python
6 5 (4.63%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.70%) Scala
8 2 (1.85%) Perl
9 1 (0.93%) VBA
9 1 (0.93%) XPath
9 1 (0.93%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (4.63%) Puppet
1 5 (4.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (15.74%) Apple
2 14 (12.96%) Adobe
3 11 (10.19%) Cisco
4 6 (5.56%) Twitter
5 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.85%) SAP
7 1 (0.93%) IBM
7 1 (0.93%) Zend
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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