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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 11 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing CSS 76 57 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.81% 13.26% 5.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.19% 34.97% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 40 14
Average daily rate
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£363 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £375 £359
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 £35.00 £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
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
210 163 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.87% 37.91% 33.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 108 59
Average daily rate £438 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £480 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +125.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -3 37 £381 +45.23% 19
Wallingford 0 5 £325 - 1
Henley-on-Thames 0 3 - - 2
Abingdon - 3 £375 - 5
Banbury - - - -
Bicester - - - -
Burford - - - -
Witney - - - - 2
Thame - - - - 1
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 105 (98.13%) HTML
2 74 (69.16%) JavaScript
3 34 (31.78%) jQuery
4 33 (30.84%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (29.91%) HTML5
6 30 (28.04%) XML
7 28 (26.17%) .NET
8 27 (25.23%) C#
8 27 (25.23%) MVC
9 26 (24.30%) CSS3
10 25 (23.36%) MySQL
11 23 (21.50%) Java
11 23 (21.50%) SQL
12 21 (19.63%) PHP
13 19 (17.76%) Apache
13 19 (17.76%) Scrum
14 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
15 16 (14.95%) Oracle
15 16 (14.95%) CMS
15 16 (14.95%) Git (software)
15 16 (14.95%) Ajax
16 15 (14.02%) JSON
16 15 (14.02%) Spring
16 15 (14.02%) ASP.NET
17 14 (13.08%) Oracle Database 11g
17 14 (13.08%) Oracle Database
18 13 (12.15%) Alfresco
18 13 (12.15%) Web Development
18 13 (12.15%) RESTful
18 13 (12.15%) TDD

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 19 (17.76%) Apache
2 16 (14.95%) CMS
3 13 (12.15%) Alfresco
4 12 (11.21%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.67%) Node.js
5 5 (4.67%) Drupal
5 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.80%) WordPress
6 3 (2.80%) Joomla!
6 3 (2.80%) TeamSite
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.87%) IIS
7 2 (1.87%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.93%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.93%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Magento
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.87%) Heroku
2 2 (1.87%) GitHub
3 1 (0.93%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) SSH
1 2 (1.87%) HTTP
1 2 (1.87%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) NFC
2 1 (0.93%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.36%) MySQL
2 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
3 14 (13.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (13.08%) Oracle Database
4 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (9.35%) Pentaho
4 10 (9.35%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.61%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.93%) Big Data
8 1 (0.93%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (14.95%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.35%) Subversion
3 9 (8.41%) Maven
3 9 (8.41%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.67%) JIRA
5 4 (3.74%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.87%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.87%) Sublime Text
6 2 (1.87%) RSpec
7 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.93%) MSTest
7 1 (0.93%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.93%) NUnit
General
1 12 (11.21%) Publishing
2 6 (5.61%) Finance
3 3 (2.80%) Marketing
3 3 (2.80%) Advertising
4 2 (1.87%) Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 87 (81.31%) Developer
2 18 (16.82%) .NET Developer
3 16 (14.95%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (13.08%) Java Developer
5 13 (12.15%) PHP Developer
6 10 (9.35%) Web Developer
7 7 (6.54%) Designer
7 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (4.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (4.67%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Web Designer
9 4 (3.74%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Consultant
9 4 (3.74%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (3.74%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Drupal Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Applications Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (98.13%) HTML
2 34 (31.78%) jQuery
3 32 (29.91%) HTML5
4 30 (28.04%) XML
5 28 (26.17%) .NET
6 26 (24.30%) CSS3
7 16 (14.95%) Ajax
8 15 (14.02%) JSON
8 15 (14.02%) Spring
8 15 (14.02%) ASP.NET
9 13 (12.15%) RESTful
9 13 (12.15%) EJB
10 12 (11.21%) SOAP
10 12 (11.21%) Hibernate
11 11 (10.28%) .NET Framework
11 11 (10.28%) EJB 3.0
12 10 (9.35%) Backbone.js
12 10 (9.35%) XHTML
12 10 (9.35%) XSLT
13 9 (8.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Data Integration
2 5 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.74%) User Experience
3 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.74%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.74%) W3C
4 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.87%) Social Network
4 2 (1.87%) Social Media
5 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.93%) Kinect
5 1 (0.93%) Open Source
5 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.93%) Animation
5 1 (0.93%) Video Editing
5 1 (0.93%) DTV
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) SCORM
5 1 (0.93%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.41%) Linux
2 6 (5.61%) UNIX
3 3 (2.80%) Windows
4 2 (1.87%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.84%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.23%) MVC
3 19 (17.76%) Scrum
4 13 (12.15%) Web Development
4 13 (12.15%) TDD
5 12 (11.21%) Workflow
6 11 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (9.35%) Process Management
8 9 (8.41%) Web Design
8 9 (8.41%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.41%) ETL
8 9 (8.41%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (8.41%) Analytics
9 8 (7.48%) Business Analytics
10 7 (6.54%) OO
10 7 (6.54%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.54%) Content Management
10 7 (6.54%) User Stories
11 6 (5.61%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (69.16%) JavaScript
2 27 (25.23%) C#
3 23 (21.50%) Java
3 23 (21.50%) SQL
4 21 (19.63%) PHP
5 7 (6.54%) Python
5 7 (6.54%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.61%) Ruby
7 4 (3.74%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.80%) Perl
8 3 (2.80%) C++
9 1 (0.93%) Scala
9 1 (0.93%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (14.95%) Oracle
2 4 (3.74%) Telerik
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.74%) Facebook
2 4 (3.74%) Twitter
3 3 (2.80%) Sencha
3 3 (2.80%) Interwoven
4 2 (1.87%) SAP
4 2 (1.87%) Zend
5 1 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe
5 1 (0.93%) JD Edwards
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