The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 29 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 38 69 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.98% 7.11% 6.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.89% 26.85% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 46 30
Median daily rate £375 £350 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £431 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.32% +4.28%
CSS
Berkshire

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
166 257 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 21.76% 26.49% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 200 101
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.61 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.05% -7.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

CSS Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for CSS.

1 64 (81.01%) HTML
2 50 (63.29%) JavaScript
3 34 (43.04%) .NET
4 30 (37.97%) C#
5 27 (34.18%) Marketing
6 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
7 20 (25.32%) MVC
7 20 (25.32%) XML
7 20 (25.32%) jQuery
8 19 (24.05%) AngularJS
9 18 (22.78%) HTML5
10 17 (21.52%) Windows
10 17 (21.52%) HTTP
11 16 (20.25%) ASP.NET
11 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (20.25%) CSS3
12 15 (18.99%) PHP
13 14 (17.72%) Java
13 14 (17.72%) MS Excel
13 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (17.72%) Mentoring
14 13 (16.46%) C++
14 13 (16.46%) VB
14 13 (16.46%) CMS
15 12 (15.19%) Web Services
15 12 (15.19%) Degree
15 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
15 12 (15.19%) User Experience
16 11 (13.92%) Software-Defined Networking
16 11 (13.92%) Public Cloud

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (16.46%) CMS
2 11 (13.92%) WordPress
3 6 (7.59%) Drupal
3 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.33%) IIS
4 5 (6.33%) Joomla!
5 4 (5.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (5.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.53%) JBoss
6 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.53%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.27%) Apache
7 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.27%) MODX
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (17.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) MS Office
3 4 (5.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.27%) Eloqua
1 1 (1.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.80%) GitHub
3 2 (2.53%) IaaS
3 2 (2.53%) Office 365
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.27%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.27%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.52%) HTTP
2 11 (13.92%) DHCP
2 11 (13.92%) DNS
2 11 (13.92%) IPsec
2 11 (13.92%) IPv6
2 11 (13.92%) Software-Defined Networking
2 11 (13.92%) TCP/IP
2 11 (13.92%) VPN
3 10 (12.66%) BGP
4 5 (6.33%) Internet
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.27%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.27%) Firewall
5 1 (1.27%) HSRP
5 1 (1.27%) OSPF
5 1 (1.27%) RIP
5 1 (1.27%) VLAN
5 1 (1.27%) VRRP
5 1 (1.27%) Wireless
5 1 (1.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) MySQL
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (7.59%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.33%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.06%) GIS
7 3 (3.80%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.53%) Big Data
8 2 (2.53%) Datazen
8 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.27%) Hazelcast
9 1 (1.27%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.86%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.06%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.80%) JMeter
4 3 (3.80%) Maven
5 2 (2.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (2.53%) Grunt
5 2 (2.53%) JUnit
5 2 (2.53%) Mockito
5 2 (2.53%) Selenium
5 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.27%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.27%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.27%) JBehave
6 1 (1.27%) jMock
6 1 (1.27%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 27 (34.18%) Marketing
2 6 (7.59%) Publishing
3 4 (5.06%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.80%) German Language
5 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.27%) Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Electronics
6 1 (1.27%) Games
6 1 (1.27%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.27%) Military
6 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (58.23%) Developer
2 16 (20.25%) Support Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) .NET Developer
3 9 (11.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (10.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (8.86%) Web Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Azure Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Designer
6 5 (6.33%) Escalation Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Graphic Designer
7 4 (5.06%) Web Designer
7 4 (5.06%) Web Producer
8 3 (3.80%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.80%) HTML Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Python Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (81.01%) HTML
2 34 (43.04%) .NET
3 20 (25.32%) jQuery
3 20 (25.32%) XML
4 19 (24.05%) AngularJS
5 18 (22.78%) HTML5
6 16 (20.25%) ASP.NET
6 16 (20.25%) CSS3
7 12 (15.19%) Web Services
8 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
8 9 (11.39%) Node.js
8 9 (11.39%) Sass
9 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (10.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (7.59%) LESS
10 6 (7.59%) REST
10 6 (7.59%) Spring
11 5 (6.33%) Hibernate
11 5 (6.33%) JSON
11 5 (6.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) User Experience
2 11 (13.92%) Public Cloud
3 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.06%) Animation
4 4 (5.06%) Graphic Design
4 4 (5.06%) Video Editing
5 3 (3.80%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.53%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.53%) Social Media
7 1 (1.27%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.52%) Windows
2 9 (11.39%) Linux
2 9 (11.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (11.39%) Ubuntu
2 9 (11.39%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.53%) Android
3 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) MVC
2 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.72%) Mentoring
3 11 (13.92%) Front End Development
3 11 (13.92%) Load Balancing
3 11 (13.92%) Web Development
4 10 (12.66%) Presales
4 10 (12.66%) Process Improvement
4 10 (12.66%) Workflow
5 9 (11.39%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (11.39%) Software Testing
5 9 (11.39%) Wireframes
6 6 (7.59%) Analytics
6 6 (7.59%) Project Management
6 6 (7.59%) Scrum
7 5 (6.33%) Content Management
7 5 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.33%) Open Source
8 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.06%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 50 (63.29%) JavaScript
2 30 (37.97%) C#
3 15 (18.99%) PHP
4 14 (17.72%) Java
5 13 (16.46%) C++
5 13 (16.46%) VB
6 11 (13.92%) C
7 10 (12.66%) PowerShell
7 10 (12.66%) Python
8 9 (11.39%) VBScript
9 8 (10.13%) SQL
9 8 (10.13%) VB.NET
10 4 (5.06%) VB6
11 3 (3.80%) Ruby
12 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.27%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (1.27%) R
13 1 (1.27%) Scala
13 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) MCSA
2 8 (10.13%) MCSD
2 8 (10.13%) MCSE
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) CCNA
4 1 (1.27%) CCNP
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (5.06%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle
3 9 (11.39%) Red Hat
4 8 (10.13%) Adobe
5 2 (2.53%) IBM
5 2 (2.53%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.53%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.27%) ATG
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco
6 1 (1.27%) Citrix
6 1 (1.27%) Dell
6 1 (1.27%) Marketo
6 1 (1.27%) NetScout
6 1 (1.27%) Remedy
6 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.27%) Telerik
6 1 (1.27%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago