The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 33 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 22 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.25% 9.73% 7.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.57% 37.21% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 6
Average daily rate
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£378 £300 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
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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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
151 86 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 36.04% 26.14% 27.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 57 25
Average daily rate £355 £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £208 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +26.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 42 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 41 (89.13%) HTML
3 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (56.52%) jQuery
3 26 (56.52%) HTML5
4 24 (52.17%) RESTful
5 22 (47.83%) CSS3
6 21 (45.65%) JSON
7 20 (43.48%) Java
7 20 (43.48%) Linux
8 19 (41.30%) TDD
9 17 (36.96%) OO
10 16 (34.78%) XML
10 16 (34.78%) Ajax
11 15 (32.61%) Web Services
12 14 (30.43%) Scrum
13 13 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (26.09%) MVC
14 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
15 11 (23.91%) BDD
15 11 (23.91%) Internet
15 11 (23.91%) Apache
15 11 (23.91%) Selenium
16 10 (21.74%) Subversion
16 10 (21.74%) Spring
16 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
16 10 (21.74%) PHP
16 10 (21.74%) JUnit
16 10 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
17 9 (19.57%) Leaflet

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 11 (23.91%) Apache
2 9 (19.57%) CMS
3 8 (17.39%) Tomcat
4 6 (13.04%) Node.js
5 5 (10.87%) TeamSite
6 3 (6.52%) Drupal
6 3 (6.52%) Umbraco
6 3 (6.52%) WordPress
7 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.17%) IIS
7 1 (2.17%) JBoss
7 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.17%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon S3
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) Extranet
2 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.17%) Hazelcast
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
2 11 (23.91%) Selenium
3 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 10 (21.74%) Subversion
3 10 (21.74%) JUnit
4 7 (15.22%) Maven
4 7 (15.22%) Mockito
4 7 (15.22%) Cucumber
5 6 (13.04%) QUnit
5 6 (13.04%) Grunt
6 5 (10.87%) Eclipse
7 3 (6.52%) RSpec
7 3 (6.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (4.35%) Ant
8 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (10.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Web Developer
2 10 (21.74%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Umbraco Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.17%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.17%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Java Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (2.17%) GUI Developer
8 1 (2.17%) CMS Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (89.13%) HTML
2 26 (56.52%) jQuery
2 26 (56.52%) HTML5
3 24 (52.17%) RESTful
4 22 (47.83%) CSS3
5 21 (45.65%) JSON
6 16 (34.78%) Ajax
6 16 (34.78%) XML
7 15 (32.61%) Web Services
8 10 (21.74%) Spring
9 9 (19.57%) Google Maps API
9 9 (19.57%) Leaflet
10 8 (17.39%) Spring MVC
10 8 (17.39%) SVG
11 7 (15.22%) Hibernate
12 6 (13.04%) Java EE
12 6 (13.04%) JSP
12 6 (13.04%) REST
13 5 (10.87%) JPA
13 5 (10.87%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) User Experience
2 5 (10.87%) Open Source
3 2 (4.35%) W3C
4 1 (2.17%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) TDD
3 17 (36.96%) OO
4 14 (30.43%) Scrum
5 13 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (26.09%) MVC
7 11 (23.91%) BDD
8 10 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (19.57%) Web Development
10 7 (15.22%) Change Control
11 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
11 6 (13.04%) Content Management
11 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
12 5 (10.87%) SEO
12 5 (10.87%) Kanban
13 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
13 3 (6.52%) Progressive Enhancement
13 3 (6.52%) Graceful Degradation
13 3 (6.52%) OOD
13 3 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 42 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 20 (43.48%) Java
3 10 (21.74%) PHP
4 5 (10.87%) C#
5 3 (6.52%) PHP5
6 2 (4.35%) SQL
7 1 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.17%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) VCP4
2 1 (2.17%) HNC
2 1 (2.17%) HND
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) WCAG
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) VirtualBox
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
1 3 (6.52%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Google
2 3 (6.52%) Appcelerator
2 3 (6.52%) Facebook
2 3 (6.52%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) Telerik
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Apple
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) Nintex
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