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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 31 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 15 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.07% 2.81% 6.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.64% 15.25% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 8
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £335 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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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
141 59 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 38.21% 18.44% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 35 29
Average daily rate £350 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -8.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 September 2014, 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 36 (81.82%) HTML
1 36 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (47.73%) HTML5
4 20 (45.45%) TDD
5 17 (38.64%) jQuery
5 17 (38.64%) CSS3
6 16 (36.36%) BDD
7 14 (31.82%) Web Development
7 14 (31.82%) Node.js
8 13 (29.55%) Ajax
8 13 (29.55%) MVC
9 12 (27.27%) Open Source
10 11 (25.00%) Java
10 11 (25.00%) Web Services
10 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 10 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (22.73%) Ember.js
11 10 (22.73%) MySQL
11 10 (22.73%) CMS
11 10 (22.73%) Spring
12 9 (20.45%) PHP
12 9 (20.45%) Redis
12 9 (20.45%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (20.45%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (20.45%) Web Application Development
13 8 (18.18%) Apache
13 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing
13 8 (18.18%) JSON
14 7 (15.91%) Spring MVC

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 14 (31.82%) Node.js
2 10 (22.73%) CMS
3 8 (18.18%) Apache
4 7 (15.91%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
6 5 (11.36%) TeamSite
6 5 (11.36%) WordPress
7 4 (9.09%) Joomla!
8 1 (2.27%) Drupal
8 1 (2.27%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (15.91%) Amazon S3
1 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Intranet
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) MySQL
2 9 (20.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (20.45%) Redis
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Maven
1 7 (15.91%) Selenium
1 7 (15.91%) Mockito
1 7 (15.91%) Cucumber
1 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.36%) Jasmine
3 4 (9.09%) PHPUnit
3 4 (9.09%) JUnit
4 3 (6.82%) JSUnit
4 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.82%) RSpec
4 3 (6.82%) Grunt
5 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.27%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (45.45%) Web Developer
3 12 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Programmer
4 7 (15.91%) Web Programmer
5 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 6 (13.64%) PHP Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.55%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) UI Programmer
9 1 (2.27%) WordPress Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Digital Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Digital Architect
9 1 (2.27%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (81.82%) HTML
2 21 (47.73%) HTML5
3 17 (38.64%) CSS3
3 17 (38.64%) jQuery
4 13 (29.55%) Ajax
5 11 (25.00%) Web Services
5 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (22.73%) Ember.js
6 10 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (22.73%) Spring
7 9 (20.45%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (18.18%) JSON
9 7 (15.91%) Spring MVC
9 7 (15.91%) JPA
9 7 (15.91%) RESTful
9 7 (15.91%) Hibernate
10 6 (13.64%) .NET
10 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
11 5 (11.36%) XML
12 4 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Open Source
2 7 (15.91%) Wiki
3 3 (6.82%) Linked Data
4 2 (4.55%) W3C
5 1 (2.27%) DTV
5 1 (2.27%) Social Media
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) CentOS
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) TDD
3 16 (36.36%) BDD
4 14 (31.82%) Web Development
5 13 (29.55%) MVC
6 9 (20.45%) Web Application Development
7 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 7 (15.91%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.64%) OO
10 5 (11.36%) Scrum
10 5 (11.36%) Web Design
11 4 (9.09%) OOP
11 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
12 3 (6.82%) Kanban
12 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
13 2 (4.55%) SEO
13 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 11 (25.00%) Java
3 9 (20.45%) PHP
4 5 (11.36%) PHP5
5 4 (9.09%) SQL
6 3 (6.82%) C#
7 2 (4.55%) Perl
7 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VirtualBox
2 4 (9.09%) Docker
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Vagrant
2 3 (6.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Zend
3 3 (6.82%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) EMC
4 2 (4.55%) Interwoven
4 2 (4.55%) Google
4 2 (4.55%) Facebook
5 1 (2.27%) Twitter
5 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.27%) Appcelerator
5 1 (2.27%) BT
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
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