The table below looks at the statistics for CSS3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS3 over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CSS 3
Rank 55 77 124
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +47
Contract jobs citing CSS3 100 41 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.04% 1.83% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.41% 6.67% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 28 5
Average daily rate
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£339 £450 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.72% +114.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £257 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £300 £314
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -62.00%
CSS3
England

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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
806 615 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.52% 27.49% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 417 355
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 33
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £15.39 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

CSS3
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS3 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CSS3
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS3 across the South West region.

CSS3 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CSS3
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS3 across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

CSS3 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CSS3
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 across the South West region.

CSS3 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CSS3
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +8 30 £338 +32.35% 7
Devon -8 25 £375 -17.12% 10
Wiltshire +4 20 £400 +36.75% 7
Somerset -1 15 £288 - 9
Dorset -12 5 £315 -30.00% 7
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
Cornwall - - - -
CSS3
England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing CSS3 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 CSS3.

1 158 (100.00%) CSS
2 150 (94.94%) HTML
3 140 (88.61%) HTML5
4 117 (74.05%) JavaScript
5 76 (48.10%) jQuery
6 49 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (24.05%) .NET
8 32 (20.25%) Photoshop
9 31 (19.62%) MVC
10 29 (18.35%) Web Development
10 29 (18.35%) Responsive Web Design
11 27 (17.09%) PHP
11 27 (17.09%) C#
12 26 (16.46%) SQL
12 26 (16.46%) ASP.NET
13 25 (15.82%) User Experience
14 23 (14.56%) Fireworks
15 22 (13.92%) XML
16 20 (12.66%) Git (software)
16 20 (12.66%) MySQL
17 19 (12.03%) Adobe Illustrator
17 19 (12.03%) Security Cleared
17 19 (12.03%) Sass
18 18 (11.39%) CMS
18 18 (11.39%) SQL Server
18 18 (11.39%) Java
19 17 (10.76%) Subversion
19 17 (10.76%) Ajax
19 17 (10.76%) LESS
20 16 (10.13%) SC Cleared

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing CSS3 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 CSS3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (11.39%) CMS
2 9 (5.70%) ColdFusion
2 9 (5.70%) Railo
3 8 (5.06%) Node.js
4 6 (3.80%) IIS
5 4 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.90%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.27%) WordPress
7 2 (1.27%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.27%) Apache
7 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.27%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.27%) Escenic
8 1 (0.63%) Drupal
8 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.63%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 32 (20.25%) Photoshop
2 23 (14.56%) Fireworks
3 19 (12.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.90%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.27%) MS Office
5 2 (1.27%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.63%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Summit
2 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.43%) GitHub
2 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.43%) LDAP
2 4 (2.53%) Internet
3 3 (1.90%) HTTP
3 3 (1.90%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.66%) MySQL
2 18 (11.39%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.06%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.43%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.43%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.80%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.27%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.27%) Big Data
8 1 (0.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 20 (12.66%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.76%) Subversion
3 12 (7.59%) Selenium
4 11 (6.96%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.06%) Maven
5 8 (5.06%) Ant
5 8 (5.06%) Eclipse
6 7 (4.43%) WebDriver
7 6 (3.80%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.16%) NUnit
9 4 (2.53%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.90%) Grunt
11 2 (1.27%) NuGet
11 2 (1.27%) ReSharper
11 2 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.63%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (5.06%) Finance
2 6 (3.80%) Marketing
3 4 (2.53%) Retail
4 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.27%) Advertising
5 2 (1.27%) Electronics
5 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 134 (84.81%) Developer
2 46 (29.11%) Front-End Developer
3 41 (25.95%) Web Developer
4 21 (13.29%) Designer
5 18 (11.39%) UI Developer
6 16 (10.13%) UI Programmer
7 15 (9.49%) PHP Developer
8 13 (8.23%) Front-End Web Developer
9 12 (7.59%) Web Designer
10 11 (6.96%) .NET Developer
11 7 (4.43%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.43%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (3.80%) C# Developer
13 5 (3.16%) Programmer
13 5 (3.16%) Flex Developer
14 4 (2.53%) Junior
14 4 (2.53%) Digital Designer
15 3 (1.90%) Senior Designer
16 2 (1.27%) Junior Designer
16 2 (1.27%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (100.00%) CSS
2 150 (94.94%) HTML
3 140 (88.61%) HTML5
4 76 (48.10%) jQuery
5 38 (24.05%) .NET
6 26 (16.46%) ASP.NET
7 22 (13.92%) XML
8 19 (12.03%) Sass
9 17 (10.76%) LESS
9 17 (10.76%) Ajax
10 15 (9.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (8.23%) AngularJS
12 11 (6.96%) Spring
12 11 (6.96%) Web Services
13 10 (6.33%) JSF
14 9 (5.70%) ColdBox
15 8 (5.06%) RESTful
15 8 (5.06%) JAX-WS
15 8 (5.06%) XML Schema
15 8 (5.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.82%) User Experience
2 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.80%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.16%) W3C
4 5 (3.16%) RIA
5 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.27%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.27%) DTV
6 2 (1.27%) Animation
6 2 (1.27%) Open Source
7 1 (0.63%) iPad
7 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.33%) Linux
2 8 (5.06%) UNIX
3 2 (1.27%) Windows
3 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.63%) Fedora
4 1 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (19.62%) MVC
3 29 (18.35%) Web Development
3 29 (18.35%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (8.86%) OOP
5 13 (8.23%) Scrum
6 11 (6.96%) Web Design
6 11 (6.96%) TDD
7 9 (5.70%) Content Management
7 9 (5.70%) Configuration Management
7 9 (5.70%) OOD
8 8 (5.06%) Information Architecture
8 8 (5.06%) BDD
9 7 (4.43%) Usability Testing
9 7 (4.43%) OO
10 5 (3.16%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (3.16%) Software Engineering
11 4 (2.53%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (2.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (74.05%) JavaScript
2 27 (17.09%) PHP
2 27 (17.09%) C#
3 26 (16.46%) SQL
4 18 (11.39%) Java
5 9 (5.70%) CFML
5 9 (5.70%) PHP5
5 9 (5.70%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.06%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.43%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.16%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.27%) Scala
9 2 (1.27%) Ruby
10 1 (0.63%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.63%) Python
10 1 (0.63%) VB
10 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (12.03%) Security Cleared
2 16 (10.13%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.06%) ISO 9001
1 8 (5.06%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.27%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (7.59%) Oracle
2 11 (6.96%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.96%) Zend
3 6 (3.80%) Adobe
4 4 (2.53%) EPiServer
4 4 (2.53%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.53%) Google
5 2 (1.27%) SAP
5 2 (1.27%) JBoss
5 2 (1.27%) Facebook
6 1 (0.63%) Twitter
6 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.63%) BT
6 1 (0.63%) Telerik
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