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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 34 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 43 63 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.27% 6.49% 5.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.14% 25.82% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 35
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £217 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £443 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +9.37%
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
237 244 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.56% 25.15% 20.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 160 135
Median daily rate £400 £375 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £19.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.63% -7.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

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 6 May 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 91 (75.21%) HTML
2 89 (73.55%) JavaScript
3 50 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (29.75%) .NET
5 35 (28.93%) jQuery
6 33 (27.27%) Python
7 32 (26.45%) C#
8 30 (24.79%) Linux
9 29 (23.97%) XML
10 26 (21.49%) Windows
10 26 (21.49%) HTML5
11 25 (20.66%) PHP
12 23 (19.01%) Java
12 23 (19.01%) MVC
12 23 (19.01%) TDD
12 23 (19.01%) AngularJS
13 22 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 21 (17.36%) HTTP
15 19 (15.70%) Marketing
15 19 (15.70%) MySQL
15 19 (15.70%) Responsive Web Design
15 19 (15.70%) REST
16 18 (14.88%) Mentoring
16 18 (14.88%) Django
17 17 (14.05%) Scrum
18 16 (13.22%) SQL
18 16 (13.22%) OOP
18 16 (13.22%) Software Testing
18 16 (13.22%) Git (software)
18 16 (13.22%) User Experience

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 14 (11.57%) Node.js
2 8 (6.61%) Apache
3 7 (5.79%) WordPress
4 6 (4.96%) CMS
4 6 (4.96%) Drupal
4 6 (4.96%) IIS
4 6 (4.96%) Joomla!
5 5 (4.13%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.83%) MODX
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Magento
2 2 (1.65%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) GitHub
2 1 (0.83%) IaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.36%) HTTP
2 11 (9.09%) DHCP
2 11 (9.09%) DNS
2 11 (9.09%) IPsec
2 11 (9.09%) IPv6
2 11 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
2 11 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 11 (9.09%) VPN
3 9 (7.44%) BGP
4 7 (5.79%) Internet
5 3 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.48%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (2.48%) Firewall
5 3 (2.48%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.83%) Skype
6 1 (0.83%) SSL
6 1 (0.83%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.70%) MySQL
2 14 (11.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.61%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.79%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.96%) Big Data
5 6 (4.96%) Datazen
5 6 (4.96%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.96%) Qlik Sense
5 6 (4.96%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (2.48%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.65%) GIS
7 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.65%) QlikView
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (13.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.61%) Cucumber
3 7 (5.79%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.96%) Maven
5 5 (4.13%) RSpec
6 4 (3.31%) Selenium
7 3 (2.48%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.48%) JIRA
7 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (1.65%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.65%) JMeter
8 2 (1.65%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.83%) Babel
9 1 (0.83%) gulp
9 1 (0.83%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.83%) MSTest
9 1 (0.83%) NUnit
9 1 (0.83%) Subversion
9 1 (0.83%) webpack
General
1 19 (15.70%) Marketing
2 5 (4.13%) Publishing
2 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.48%) Finance
3 3 (2.48%) German Language
4 2 (1.65%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 83 (68.60%) Developer
2 21 (17.36%) Python Developer
3 19 (15.70%) Support Engineer
4 16 (13.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (7.44%) Angular Developer
5 9 (7.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (7.44%) PHP Developer
5 9 (7.44%) Web Developer
6 8 (6.61%) HTML Developer
6 8 (6.61%) SQL Developer
7 7 (5.79%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Escalation Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.96%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Azure Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) Technical Support
10 4 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (3.31%) HTML CSS Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.31%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (75.21%) HTML
2 36 (29.75%) .NET
3 35 (28.93%) jQuery
4 29 (23.97%) XML
5 26 (21.49%) HTML5
6 23 (19.01%) AngularJS
7 19 (15.70%) REST
8 18 (14.88%) Django
9 16 (13.22%) CSS3
10 14 (11.57%) Sass
10 14 (11.57%) Web Services
11 13 (10.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (9.92%) .NET Framework
12 12 (9.92%) ASP.NET
13 10 (8.26%) Ruby on Rails
14 8 (6.61%) Ajax
14 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (6.61%) Laravel
14 8 (6.61%) RESTful
14 8 (6.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.22%) User Experience
2 13 (10.74%) Computer Science
3 11 (9.09%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.96%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (4.13%) Animation
6 4 (3.31%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.48%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.83%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.83%) New Media
9 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.79%) Linux
2 26 (21.49%) Windows
3 12 (9.92%) Ubuntu
3 12 (9.92%) Windows Server
4 9 (7.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.65%) Android
5 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (19.01%) MVC
2 23 (19.01%) TDD
3 19 (15.70%) Responsive Web Design
4 18 (14.88%) Mentoring
5 17 (14.05%) Scrum
6 16 (13.22%) OOP
6 16 (13.22%) Software Testing
7 11 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 11 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 11 (9.09%) Web Development
7 11 (9.09%) Workflow
8 10 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (8.26%) Presales
8 10 (8.26%) Process Improvement
9 9 (7.44%) Front End Development
9 9 (7.44%) Open Source
10 7 (5.79%) OO
11 6 (4.96%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.96%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 89 (73.55%) JavaScript
2 33 (27.27%) Python
3 32 (26.45%) C#
4 25 (20.66%) PHP
5 23 (19.01%) Java
6 16 (13.22%) SQL
7 15 (12.40%) C++
8 14 (11.57%) C
9 13 (10.74%) VB
10 12 (9.92%) VB.NET
11 10 (8.26%) Ruby
12 9 (7.44%) PowerShell
12 9 (7.44%) VBScript
13 5 (4.13%) T-SQL
14 4 (3.31%) R
14 4 (3.31%) Scala
14 4 (3.31%) VB6
15 2 (1.65%) ES6
15 2 (1.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (11.57%) Degree
2 12 (9.92%) MCSD
2 12 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (9.09%) MCSE
4 8 (6.61%) MCSA
5 5 (4.13%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.48%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (8.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.48%) Capistrano
2 3 (2.48%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (2.48%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 22 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.44%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.61%) Oracle
4 5 (4.13%) Remedy
5 4 (3.31%) Adobe
5 4 (3.31%) ATG
5 4 (3.31%) hybris
6 3 (2.48%) Blue Coat
6 3 (2.48%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.48%) Cisco
6 3 (2.48%) Clearswift
6 3 (2.48%) IBM
6 3 (2.48%) Intel Security
6 3 (2.48%) Juniper
6 3 (2.48%) Sony
6 3 (2.48%) Trustwave
6 3 (2.48%) Zend
7 2 (1.65%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.83%) Facebook
8 1 (0.83%) Twitter
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