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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 21 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing CSS 15 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.49% 11.76% 7.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.86% 39.47% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +39.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £235 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £373 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
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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
84 76 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 30.77% 29.80% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 35 23
Average daily rate £330 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
3 21 (72.41%) jQuery
4 16 (55.17%) PHP
5 13 (44.83%) HTML5
6 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
7 11 (37.93%) CSS3
7 11 (37.93%) OO
7 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (31.03%) MySQL
8 9 (31.03%) Sass
9 8 (27.59%) QUnit
9 8 (27.59%) Jasmine
9 8 (27.59%) Grunt
9 8 (27.59%) TDD
9 8 (27.59%) LAMP
10 5 (17.24%) MVC
10 5 (17.24%) Subversion
10 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
10 5 (17.24%) Ajax
11 4 (13.79%) WordPress
11 4 (13.79%) Scrum
11 4 (13.79%) Linux
12 3 (10.34%) SOAP
12 3 (10.34%) Internet
12 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
13 2 (6.90%) SEO
13 2 (6.90%) Web Services
13 2 (6.90%) XML
13 2 (6.90%) Photoshop

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (13.79%) WordPress
2 2 (6.90%) Drupal
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) SMTP
2 1 (3.45%) FTP
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (27.59%) QUnit
2 8 (27.59%) Jasmine
2 8 (27.59%) Grunt
3 5 (17.24%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Legal
1 1 (3.45%) Advertising
1 1 (3.45%) Publishing
1 1 (3.45%) Games
1 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (34.48%) PHP Developer
4 4 (13.79%) WordPress Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.34%) PHP Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Web Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Content Editor
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.45%) User Experience Developer
7 1 (3.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.45%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (3.45%) CSS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) UI Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) HTML
2 21 (72.41%) jQuery
3 13 (44.83%) HTML5
4 11 (37.93%) CSS3
5 9 (31.03%) Sass
6 8 (27.59%) LAMP
7 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
7 5 (17.24%) Ajax
8 3 (10.34%) SOAP
9 2 (6.90%) Web Services
9 2 (6.90%) XML
9 2 (6.90%) Laravel
9 2 (6.90%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (3.45%) Zend Framework
10 1 (3.45%) MooTools
10 1 (3.45%) JSON
10 1 (3.45%) WCF
10 1 (3.45%) Symfony
10 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Open Source
1 1 (3.45%) W3C
1 1 (3.45%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) OO
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) TDD
3 5 (17.24%) MVC
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) SEO
6 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.45%) Business Development
7 1 (3.45%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.45%) OOP
7 1 (3.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 16 (55.17%) PHP
3 2 (6.90%) PHP5
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) ECMAScript
4 1 (3.45%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Zend
2 1 (3.45%) Akamai
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
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