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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 20 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing CSS 18 15 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.98% 5.84% 16.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.03% 25.42% 50.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 13
Average daily rate
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£283 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £153 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £383 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 18
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.71% -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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
62 59 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 20.60% 22.96% 33.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 29
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 28
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 37 (92.50%) HTML
2 36 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (37.50%) jQuery
3 15 (37.50%) HTML5
4 14 (35.00%) CSS3
4 14 (35.00%) PHP
5 10 (25.00%) OO
5 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 10 (25.00%) Web Development
6 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
7 8 (20.00%) Marketing
7 8 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (20.00%) Node.js
7 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (17.50%) TDD
8 7 (17.50%) Ajax
9 6 (15.00%) JSON
9 6 (15.00%) Scrum
9 6 (15.00%) .NET
9 6 (15.00%) Photoshop
9 6 (15.00%) User Experience
10 5 (12.50%) Express
10 5 (12.50%) Grunt
10 5 (12.50%) Subversion
10 5 (12.50%) MVC
10 5 (12.50%) Backbone.js
10 5 (12.50%) Sass
10 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
11 4 (10.00%) Axure RP
11 4 (10.00%) Graphic Design

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (20.00%) Node.js
2 4 (10.00%) CMS
2 4 (10.00%) WordPress
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (2.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.50%) Grunt
2 5 (12.50%) Subversion
3 4 (10.00%) Axure RP
4 2 (5.00%) QUnit
4 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.50%) Bower
5 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.50%) JMeter
General
1 8 (20.00%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Games
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Web Developer
4 5 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.00%) UX Designer
5 4 (10.00%) Designer
6 3 (7.50%) Content Editor
6 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior
7 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Web Editor
7 2 (5.00%) Web Content Editor
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (2.50%) UX Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Automation Specialist
8 1 (2.50%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 1 (2.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (92.50%) HTML
2 15 (37.50%) jQuery
2 15 (37.50%) HTML5
3 14 (35.00%) CSS3
4 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (17.50%) Ajax
6 6 (15.00%) JSON
6 6 (15.00%) .NET
7 5 (12.50%) Express
7 5 (12.50%) Backbone.js
7 5 (12.50%) Sass
8 3 (7.50%) LESS
8 3 (7.50%) REST
9 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (5.00%) Yii
9 2 (5.00%) SOAP
9 2 (5.00%) Web Services
9 2 (5.00%) XML
9 2 (5.00%) RESTful
9 2 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) User Experience
2 4 (10.00%) Graphic Design
2 4 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.50%) W3C
4 1 (2.50%) DTV
4 1 (2.50%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) UNIX
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) OO
1 10 (25.00%) Web Development
2 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (17.50%) TDD
4 6 (15.00%) Scrum
5 5 (12.50%) MVC
6 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.00%) Information Architecture
7 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.00%) CRM
8 2 (5.00%) OOP
8 2 (5.00%) Marketing Strategy
8 2 (5.00%) Content Management
8 2 (5.00%) Analytics
8 2 (5.00%) OO PHP
8 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.00%) Coaching
9 1 (2.50%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.00%) PHP
3 4 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) MUMPS
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Siebel
1 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (5.00%) Aprimo
1 2 (5.00%) Zend
1 2 (5.00%) Eloqua
1 2 (5.00%) Marketo
2 1 (2.50%) InterSystems
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe
2 1 (2.50%) SAP