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 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing CSS 54 52 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.02% 11.53% 6.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.17% 30.41% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £154 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.45
% change year-on-year
- +27.50%
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
179 171 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.88% 37.92% 29.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 109 53
Average daily rate £350 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 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 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 2 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 2 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 24 £338 +3.84% 24
Wallingford - 4 £325 - 2
Henley-on-Thames 0 2 - - 2
Abingdon -4 1 £400 +42.85% 2
Banbury - - - -
Burford - - - -
Thame - - - - 1
Witney - - - -
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 80 (97.56%) HTML
2 65 (79.27%) JavaScript
3 34 (41.46%) jQuery
4 24 (29.27%) MVC
5 22 (26.83%) SQL
5 22 (26.83%) .NET
6 21 (25.61%) C#
6 21 (25.61%) PHP
7 19 (23.17%) XML
7 19 (23.17%) HTML5
8 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (18.29%) MySQL
10 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
10 14 (17.07%) CSS3
11 13 (15.85%) Ajax
12 12 (14.63%) ASP.NET
13 11 (13.41%) Java
13 11 (13.41%) Web Development
14 10 (12.20%) Analytics
14 10 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (12.20%) XSLT
14 10 (12.20%) Subversion
14 10 (12.20%) Scrum
15 9 (10.98%) Linux
15 9 (10.98%) XHTML
15 9 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (10.98%) Pentaho
16 8 (9.76%) Business Analytics
16 8 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (9.76%) Data Integration

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 6 (7.32%) CMS
1 6 (7.32%) Apache
1 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (4.88%) Drupal
3 3 (3.66%) Node.js
4 2 (2.44%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.44%) Alfresco
4 2 (2.44%) WordPress
4 2 (2.44%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.44%) TeamSite
4 2 (2.44%) Site Server
5 1 (1.22%) IIS
5 1 (1.22%) concrete5
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.44%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.22%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Magento
1 2 (2.44%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.44%) Heroku
2 2 (2.44%) GitHub
3 1 (1.22%) Office 365
3 1 (1.22%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) SSH
1 2 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (1.22%) Intranet
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) RFID
2 1 (1.22%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) MySQL
2 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (10.98%) Pentaho
4 8 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.10%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.44%) Couchbase
8 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Subversion
2 6 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.66%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.44%) RSpec
5 2 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (2.44%) Sublime Text
6 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.22%) NUnit
6 1 (1.22%) JIRA
6 1 (1.22%) MSTest
6 1 (1.22%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (7.32%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Marketing
3 3 (3.66%) Publishing
4 2 (2.44%) Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Advertising
4 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.22%) Games
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (76.83%) Developer
2 14 (17.07%) .NET Developer
2 14 (17.07%) Front-End Developer
3 13 (15.85%) PHP Developer
4 11 (13.41%) Web Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Designer
6 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Consultant
7 3 (3.66%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.66%) C# Developer
7 3 (3.66%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Web Designer
7 3 (3.66%) Business Consultant
7 3 (3.66%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Applications Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Programmer
7 3 (3.66%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (3.66%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (3.66%) UI Developer
7 3 (3.66%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (97.56%) HTML
2 34 (41.46%) jQuery
3 22 (26.83%) .NET
4 19 (23.17%) XML
4 19 (23.17%) HTML5
5 14 (17.07%) CSS3
6 13 (15.85%) Ajax
7 12 (14.63%) ASP.NET
8 10 (12.20%) XSLT
9 9 (10.98%) XHTML
10 7 (8.54%) Symfony
10 7 (8.54%) .NET Framework
10 7 (8.54%) Backbone.js
10 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (7.32%) REST
11 6 (7.32%) AngularJS
11 6 (7.32%) Web Services
12 5 (6.10%) WCF
12 5 (6.10%) CakePHP
12 5 (6.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Data Integration
2 6 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.66%) User Experience
6 2 (2.44%) Social Media
6 2 (2.44%) Social Network
7 1 (1.22%) W3C
7 1 (1.22%) DTV
7 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.22%) SCORM
7 1 (1.22%) Clustering
7 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.22%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.22%) Animation
7 1 (1.22%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.22%) Kinect
7 1 (1.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Linux
2 6 (7.32%) UNIX
3 3 (3.66%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.44%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) MVC
2 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.41%) Web Development
4 10 (12.20%) Analytics
4 10 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.20%) Scrum
5 8 (9.76%) Business Analytics
5 8 (9.76%) E-Commerce
5 8 (9.76%) ETL
5 8 (9.76%) OO
5 8 (9.76%) TDD
6 7 (8.54%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.32%) Content Management
7 6 (7.32%) Web Design
8 4 (4.88%) OO PHP
9 3 (3.66%) CRM
9 3 (3.66%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.44%) BDD
10 2 (2.44%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 65 (79.27%) JavaScript
2 22 (26.83%) SQL
3 21 (25.61%) C#
3 21 (25.61%) PHP
4 11 (13.41%) Java
5 6 (7.32%) Python
6 5 (6.10%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.10%) Ruby
7 4 (4.88%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.66%) Perl
9 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.44%) C++
10 1 (1.22%) ECMAScript
10 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (4.88%) Facebook
1 4 (4.88%) Telerik
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle
2 3 (3.66%) Google
2 3 (3.66%) Twitter
3 2 (2.44%) Sencha
3 2 (2.44%) Zend
3 2 (2.44%) SAP
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.44%) Interwoven
4 1 (1.22%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe
4 1 (1.22%) JBoss
Oxford
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £440 - £460 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago