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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing CSS 15 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.89% 7.17% 12.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.19% 33.93% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 14
Average daily rate
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£363 £338 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £165 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 12
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 56 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 20.20% 21.13% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 28
Average daily rate £313 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 22
Average hourly rate - - £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 38 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (92.50%) HTML
3 19 (47.50%) HTML5
4 18 (45.00%) jQuery
5 17 (42.50%) CSS3
6 14 (35.00%) AngularJS
7 13 (32.50%) OO
8 11 (27.50%) PHP
8 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (25.00%) TDD
9 10 (25.00%) Node.js
9 10 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (25.00%) Web Development
10 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
10 9 (22.50%) Scrum
11 8 (20.00%) Ajax
11 8 (20.00%) Backbone.js
11 8 (20.00%) Sass
11 8 (20.00%) Grunt
12 6 (15.00%) .NET
12 6 (15.00%) Photoshop
12 6 (15.00%) Marketing
12 6 (15.00%) User Experience
12 6 (15.00%) JSON
13 5 (12.50%) Express
13 5 (12.50%) QUnit
13 5 (12.50%) Jasmine
13 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
13 5 (12.50%) MVC
14 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 10 (25.00%) Node.js
2 3 (7.50%) CMS
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) Drupal
4 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 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 8 (20.00%) Grunt
3 5 (12.50%) QUnit
3 5 (12.50%) Jasmine
4 4 (10.00%) Axure RP
5 3 (7.50%) Subversion
6 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.50%) JMeter
6 1 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.50%) Bower
General
1 6 (15.00%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Games
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) 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%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior
7 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Web Editor
7 2 (5.00%) Web Content Editor
8 1 (2.50%) UX Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 1 (2.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (2.50%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.50%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (92.50%) HTML
2 19 (47.50%) HTML5
3 18 (45.00%) jQuery
4 17 (42.50%) CSS3
5 14 (35.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (20.00%) Sass
6 8 (20.00%) Backbone.js
6 8 (20.00%) Ajax
7 6 (15.00%) JSON
7 6 (15.00%) .NET
8 5 (12.50%) Express
9 3 (7.50%) REST
9 3 (7.50%) LESS
10 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (5.00%) RESTful
10 2 (5.00%) Yii
10 2 (5.00%) SOAP
10 2 (5.00%) Web Services
10 2 (5.00%) XML
10 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%) 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 13 (32.50%) OO
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) TDD
3 10 (25.00%) Web Development
3 10 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (22.50%) Scrum
5 5 (12.50%) MVC
6 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.00%) Information Architecture
7 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.00%) OOP
8 2 (5.00%) OO PHP
9 1 (2.50%) Memory Management
9 1 (2.50%) BDD
9 1 (2.50%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) OOD
9 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.50%) Web Design
9 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (27.50%) 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 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Zend
2 1 (2.50%) SAP
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe
2 1 (2.50%) InterSystems