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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 37 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 10 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.82% 3.67% 7.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.85% 20.00% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 9
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £347 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
- +30.11%
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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
113 60 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 31.92% 18.35% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 37 33
Average daily rate £353 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 October 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 21 October 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 35 (92.11%) JavaScript
2 31 (81.58%) HTML
3 21 (55.26%) HTML5
4 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (42.11%) TDD
5 16 (42.11%) BDD
6 15 (39.47%) CSS3
7 14 (36.84%) Node.js
8 12 (31.58%) Open Source
8 12 (31.58%) jQuery
8 12 (31.58%) Ajax
8 12 (31.58%) Java
9 11 (28.95%) CMS
9 11 (28.95%) AngularJS
10 10 (26.32%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (26.32%) Web Development
10 10 (26.32%) Spring
10 10 (26.32%) Web Services
10 10 (26.32%) Ember.js
11 9 (23.68%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (23.68%) Redis
11 9 (23.68%) Web Application Development
11 9 (23.68%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (21.05%) JSON
12 8 (21.05%) Apache
12 8 (21.05%) Automated Testing
12 8 (21.05%) MVC
13 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
13 7 (18.42%) Maven
13 7 (18.42%) Oracle

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (36.84%) Node.js
2 11 (28.95%) CMS
3 8 (21.05%) Apache
4 7 (18.42%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
5 6 (15.79%) TeamSite
6 5 (13.16%) WordPress
7 3 (7.89%) Joomla!
8 2 (5.26%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon S3
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Intranet
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (23.68%) Redis
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.16%) MySQL
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Maven
1 7 (18.42%) Selenium
1 7 (18.42%) Mockito
1 7 (18.42%) Cucumber
1 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.16%) Jasmine
3 4 (10.53%) JUnit
4 3 (7.89%) JSUnit
4 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.89%) RSpec
4 3 (7.89%) Grunt
5 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.63%) Subversion
5 1 (2.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (2.63%) Retail
1 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) Web Developer
3 12 (31.58%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Programmer
4 7 (18.42%) Web Programmer
5 6 (15.79%) Java Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Front-End Web Developer
7 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) UI Programmer
9 1 (2.63%) WordPress Developer
9 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) HTML
2 21 (55.26%) HTML5
3 15 (39.47%) CSS3
4 12 (31.58%) Ajax
4 12 (31.58%) jQuery
5 11 (28.95%) AngularJS
6 10 (26.32%) Ember.js
6 10 (26.32%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (26.32%) Web Services
6 10 (26.32%) Spring
7 9 (23.68%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (21.05%) JSON
9 7 (18.42%) Spring MVC
9 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
9 7 (18.42%) JPA
9 7 (18.42%) RESTful
10 5 (13.16%) .NET
10 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
11 4 (10.53%) XML
12 3 (7.89%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Open Source
2 7 (18.42%) Wiki
3 3 (7.89%) Linked Data
4 2 (5.26%) W3C
5 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) TDD
2 16 (42.11%) BDD
3 10 (26.32%) Web Development
4 9 (23.68%) Web Application Development
5 8 (21.05%) Automated Testing
5 8 (21.05%) MVC
6 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (18.42%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (13.16%) Scrum
8 5 (13.16%) Web Design
9 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Kanban
10 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
11 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.26%) SEO
11 2 (5.26%) OO
12 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
12 1 (2.63%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (92.11%) JavaScript
2 12 (31.58%) Java
3 6 (15.79%) PHP
4 3 (7.89%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) C#
5 2 (5.26%) Perl
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) WCAG
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) VirtualBox
2 4 (10.53%) Docker
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Vagrant
2 3 (7.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) EMC
2 3 (7.89%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Google
3 2 (5.26%) Facebook
3 2 (5.26%) Interwoven
4 1 (2.63%) BT
4 1 (2.63%) Twitter
4 1 (2.63%) Appcelerator
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £320 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago