The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 28 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 8.89% 10.08% 9.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.15% 44.44% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £261
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £430 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +10.00%
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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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
82 54 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 26.03% 22.69% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 31 15
Average daily rate £333 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Average hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Slough

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 45 (97.83%) HTML
2 43 (93.48%) JavaScript
3 29 (63.04%) jQuery
4 23 (50.00%) HTML5
5 21 (45.65%) CSS3
5 21 (45.65%) AngularJS
6 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
8 17 (36.96%) OO
9 16 (34.78%) TDD
10 15 (32.61%) Scrum
10 15 (32.61%) Sass
11 14 (30.43%) Grunt
12 12 (26.09%) QUnit
12 12 (26.09%) Jasmine
13 11 (23.91%) Backbone.js
13 11 (23.91%) PHP
14 10 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (19.57%) Node.js
16 7 (15.22%) Ajax
17 6 (13.04%) MySQL
18 5 (10.87%) Subversion
18 5 (10.87%) LAMP
18 5 (10.87%) JSON
18 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
19 4 (8.70%) REST
19 4 (8.70%) ExpressJS
19 4 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
19 4 (8.70%) WordPress
19 4 (8.70%) MVC

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 9 (19.57%) Node.js
2 4 (8.70%) WordPress
3 2 (4.35%) CMS
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) SMTP
2 1 (2.17%) FTP
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
2 14 (30.43%) Grunt
3 12 (26.09%) QUnit
3 12 (26.09%) Jasmine
4 5 (10.87%) Subversion
5 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.17%) JMeter
5 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.17%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 3 (6.52%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Advertising
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Billing
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (89.13%) Developer
2 28 (60.87%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Web Developer
4 6 (13.04%) PHP Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Content Editor
6 4 (8.70%) WordPress Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Web Content Editor
7 2 (4.35%) Programmer
7 2 (4.35%) Web Editor
7 2 (4.35%) PHP Programmer
8 1 (2.17%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior PHP Programmer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Programmer
8 1 (2.17%) Web Programmer
8 1 (2.17%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (97.83%) HTML
2 29 (63.04%) jQuery
3 23 (50.00%) HTML5
4 21 (45.65%) CSS3
4 21 (45.65%) AngularJS
5 15 (32.61%) Sass
6 11 (23.91%) Backbone.js
7 7 (15.22%) Ajax
8 5 (10.87%) LAMP
8 5 (10.87%) JSON
9 4 (8.70%) REST
9 4 (8.70%) ExpressJS
9 4 (8.70%) SOAP
10 3 (6.52%) Web Services
11 2 (4.35%) LESS
11 2 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (4.35%) RESTful
11 2 (4.35%) XHTML
12 1 (2.17%) .NET
12 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.52%) W3C
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) DTV
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.17%) Open Source
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.17%) Debian
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) OO
3 16 (34.78%) TDD
4 15 (32.61%) Scrum
5 10 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (8.70%) MVC
7 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.52%) Web Development
7 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.35%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (4.35%) Project Management
9 1 (2.17%) OOP
9 1 (2.17%) CRM
9 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.17%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.17%) Content Management
9 1 (2.17%) SEO
9 1 (2.17%) Workflow
9 1 (2.17%) Data Entry
9 1 (2.17%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) JavaScript
2 11 (23.91%) PHP
3 2 (4.35%) PHP5
4 1 (2.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) Zend
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (2.17%) SAP
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.17%) Akamai