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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 11 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Contract jobs citing CSS 60 121 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.73% 11.23% 5.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.46% 37.81% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 83 27
Average daily rate
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£390 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
CSS
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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
197 320 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.11% 29.71% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 185 120
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 11
Average hourly rate £26.75 £38.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.51% +140.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.15 £38.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.35 £38.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014, 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.

1 117 (98.32%) HTML
2 107 (89.92%) JavaScript
3 55 (46.22%) HTML5
4 43 (36.13%) jQuery
5 40 (33.61%) CSS3
6 37 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (30.25%) .NET
8 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 27 (22.69%) MVC
10 26 (21.85%) Microsoft
11 25 (21.01%) C#
12 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET
12 23 (19.33%) SharePoint
13 20 (16.81%) Windows
14 19 (15.97%) PHP
14 19 (15.97%) SQL
15 18 (15.13%) Sass
15 18 (15.13%) AngularJS
15 18 (15.13%) Unit Testing
16 17 (14.29%) User Experience
17 15 (12.61%) Dynamics CRM
17 15 (12.61%) Internet
17 15 (12.61%) MySQL
17 15 (12.61%) CRM
18 14 (11.76%) OO
19 13 (10.92%) VBA
19 13 (10.92%) TDD
19 13 (10.92%) Web Development
19 13 (10.92%) JSON
20 12 (10.08%) KnockoutJS

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 23 (19.33%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.08%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (9.24%) CMS
4 8 (6.72%) IIS
5 7 (5.88%) Drupal
6 6 (5.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (5.04%) Node.js
7 5 (4.20%) WordPress
7 5 (4.20%) Apache
8 3 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.84%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Photoshop
1 4 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.52%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.84%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 15 (12.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.52%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.61%) Internet
2 6 (5.04%) HTTP
3 5 (4.20%) FTP
3 5 (4.20%) HTTPS
4 3 (2.52%) SSH
4 3 (2.52%) SMTP
4 3 (2.52%) DNS
5 1 (0.84%) Intranet
5 1 (0.84%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.61%) MySQL
3 7 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.20%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.68%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (10.08%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.24%) Subversion
3 8 (6.72%) Axure RP
4 7 (5.88%) Grunt
5 6 (5.04%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (3.36%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.84%) Bower
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.84%) Selenium
9 1 (0.84%) Firebug
9 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.84%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.84%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.84%) JSUnit
9 1 (0.84%) Moq
9 1 (0.84%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (8.40%) Marketing
2 2 (1.68%) Finance
2 2 (1.68%) Games
3 1 (0.84%) Advertising
3 1 (0.84%) Publishing
3 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (82.35%) Developer
2 20 (16.81%) Front-End Developer
3 19 (15.97%) Web Developer
4 11 (9.24%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (8.40%) Designer
5 10 (8.40%) PHP Developer
5 10 (8.40%) Senior Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
6 7 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
6 7 (5.88%) UX Designer
6 7 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 7 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.04%) Programmer
7 6 (5.04%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.04%) CRM Developer
7 6 (5.04%) Python Developer
8 5 (4.20%) PHP Programmer
8 5 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 5 (4.20%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 4 (3.36%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (98.32%) HTML
2 55 (46.22%) HTML5
3 43 (36.13%) jQuery
4 40 (33.61%) CSS3
5 36 (30.25%) .NET
6 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET
7 18 (15.13%) Sass
7 18 (15.13%) AngularJS
8 13 (10.92%) JSON
9 12 (10.08%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (10.08%) XML
10 11 (9.24%) XHTML
10 11 (9.24%) .NET Framework
10 11 (9.24%) Ajax
11 8 (6.72%) Web Services
11 8 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (5.88%) Backbone.js
12 7 (5.88%) XSLT
12 7 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (5.04%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) User Experience
2 9 (7.56%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.72%) W3C
3 8 (6.72%) Open Source
4 4 (3.36%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.36%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.52%) Wiki
5 3 (2.52%) New Media
6 2 (1.68%) BBC
7 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.84%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.84%) Social Media
7 1 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.84%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.81%) Windows
2 8 (6.72%) Linux
3 4 (3.36%) UNIX
4 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.68%) Debian
4 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (22.69%) MVC
3 18 (15.13%) Unit Testing
4 15 (12.61%) CRM
5 14 (11.76%) OO
6 13 (10.92%) TDD
6 13 (10.92%) Web Development
7 11 (9.24%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (8.40%) System Testing
9 9 (7.56%) Project Management
10 8 (6.72%) SEO
10 8 (6.72%) Scrum
10 8 (6.72%) Web Accessibility
11 7 (5.88%) BDD
12 6 (5.04%) Analytics
12 6 (5.04%) Software Engineering
12 6 (5.04%) Web Analytics
13 5 (4.20%) OOP
13 5 (4.20%) Performance Analysis
14 4 (3.36%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 107 (89.92%) JavaScript
2 25 (21.01%) C#
3 19 (15.97%) PHP
3 19 (15.97%) SQL
4 13 (10.92%) VBA
5 10 (8.40%) Java
6 9 (7.56%) Python
7 3 (2.52%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.68%) C++
8 2 (1.68%) PHP5
9 1 (0.84%) XPath
9 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.84%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (6.72%) Degree
2 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) MCPD
3 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) MCSE
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (21.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.04%) Oracle
2 6 (5.04%) Zend
3 5 (4.20%) Sencha
4 3 (2.52%) Omniture
5 2 (1.68%) Adobe
5 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.84%) SendGrid
6 1 (0.84%) Google
6 1 (0.84%) Akamai
6 1 (0.84%) Twitter
6 1 (0.84%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.84%) Ektron
6 1 (0.84%) Alterian
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