The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 24 29 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing CSS 49 52 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.46% 5.27% 8.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.00% 24.30% 35.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 28
Average daily rate
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£375 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -8.57%
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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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
213 214 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.75% 21.70% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 128 89
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £181 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Reading region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Reading region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

1 109 (98.20%) HTML
2 84 (75.68%) JavaScript
3 59 (53.15%) jQuery
4 44 (39.64%) HTML5
5 43 (38.74%) CSS3
6 35 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (30.63%) .NET
8 30 (27.03%) C#
9 29 (26.13%) CMS
10 26 (23.42%) MVC
11 25 (22.52%) User Experience
12 22 (19.82%) AngularJS
13 21 (18.92%) TDD
14 19 (17.12%) ASP.NET
15 18 (16.22%) SQL Server
16 17 (15.32%) W3C
16 17 (15.32%) Axure RP
16 17 (15.32%) Web Accessibility
17 15 (13.51%) Sass
17 15 (13.51%) XML
18 14 (12.61%) Windows
18 14 (12.61%) Scrum
19 13 (11.71%) KnockoutJS
20 12 (10.81%) Content Management
20 12 (10.81%) Django
20 12 (10.81%) Python
20 12 (10.81%) OO
21 11 (9.91%) OOP
21 11 (9.91%) PHP
21 11 (9.91%) Software Engineering

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 29 (26.13%) CMS
2 10 (9.01%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (7.21%) Node.js
4 5 (4.50%) Drupal
5 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.60%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.60%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.70%) IIS
6 3 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.80%) WordPress
8 1 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.90%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.90%) Apache
8 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.70%) Office 365
2 3 (2.70%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.80%) SaaS
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) Internet
2 4 (3.60%) Intranet
3 2 (1.80%) HTTP
4 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) MySQL
3 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (15.32%) Axure RP
2 10 (9.01%) Selenium
3 7 (6.31%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.31%) Subversion
4 6 (5.41%) NUnit
4 6 (5.41%) MSTest
5 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.80%) JIRA
6 2 (1.80%) Xcode
6 2 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.90%) Grunt
7 1 (0.90%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.90%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.90%) JSUnit
7 1 (0.90%) Moq
7 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (3.60%) Finance
2 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.70%) Retail
3 2 (1.80%) Marketing
3 2 (1.80%) Banking
4 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (73.87%) Developer
2 19 (17.12%) Front-End Developer
3 18 (16.22%) Designer
4 17 (15.32%) Web Developer
4 17 (15.32%) UX Designer
5 11 (9.91%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Python Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.41%) PHP Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Sitecore Developer
8 4 (3.60%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Architect
8 4 (3.60%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (2.70%) Mobile Web Developer
9 3 (2.70%) SharePoint Specialist
9 3 (2.70%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.70%) Junior
9 3 (2.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (98.20%) HTML
2 59 (53.15%) jQuery
3 44 (39.64%) HTML5
4 43 (38.74%) CSS3
5 34 (30.63%) .NET
6 22 (19.82%) AngularJS
7 19 (17.12%) ASP.NET
8 15 (13.51%) Sass
8 15 (13.51%) XML
9 13 (11.71%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (10.81%) Django
11 11 (9.91%) Backbone.js
12 10 (9.01%) Web Services
13 9 (8.11%) Ajax
14 8 (7.21%) XHTML
14 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (6.31%) REST
16 6 (5.41%) Ext JS
16 6 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.52%) User Experience
2 17 (15.32%) W3C
3 3 (2.70%) iPhone
3 3 (2.70%) iPad
4 2 (1.80%) CMDB
4 2 (1.80%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.80%) FMCG
5 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.90%) Social Media
5 1 (0.90%) Open Source
5 1 (0.90%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.61%) Windows
2 6 (5.41%) Linux
3 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.80%) UNIX
4 2 (1.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.42%) MVC
3 21 (18.92%) TDD
4 17 (15.32%) Web Accessibility
5 14 (12.61%) Scrum
6 12 (10.81%) Content Management
6 12 (10.81%) OO
7 11 (9.91%) OOP
7 11 (9.91%) Software Engineering
8 10 (9.01%) Web Development
9 8 (7.21%) Unit Testing
9 8 (7.21%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (6.31%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.41%) Automated Testing
11 6 (5.41%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.50%) BDD
12 5 (4.50%) Kanban
12 5 (4.50%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.50%) Software Testing
13 4 (3.60%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 84 (75.68%) JavaScript
2 30 (27.03%) C#
3 12 (10.81%) Python
4 11 (9.91%) PHP
5 10 (9.01%) Java
6 7 (6.31%) SQL
7 2 (1.80%) Ruby
7 2 (1.80%) Perl
7 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.80%) VBScript
7 2 (1.80%) VB
7 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.80%) C++
7 2 (1.80%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.90%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 10 (9.01%) Sitecore
2 9 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.70%) Sencha
3 3 (2.70%) Apple
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle
3 3 (2.70%) Google
4 2 (1.80%) Zend
4 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.80%) HP
4 2 (1.80%) BMC
4 2 (1.80%) CA
4 2 (1.80%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.90%) IBM
5 1 (0.90%) Adobe
5 1 (0.90%) Telerik
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 11 days ago