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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 26 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.72% 8.52% 4.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.76% 39.39% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 5
Average daily rate
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£353 £325 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% +71.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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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
105 66 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 31.16% 21.64% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 47 24
Average daily rate £355 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £36.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 49 (90.74%) JavaScript
2 45 (83.33%) HTML
3 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (53.70%) HTML5
5 26 (48.15%) jQuery
6 22 (40.74%) TDD
6 22 (40.74%) Java
7 21 (38.89%) JSON
7 21 (38.89%) CSS3
8 20 (37.04%) RESTful
9 17 (31.48%) Ajax
9 17 (31.48%) Node.js
9 17 (31.48%) BDD
10 16 (29.63%) Linux
11 14 (25.93%) OO
12 13 (24.07%) CMS
12 13 (24.07%) Open Source
12 13 (24.07%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (22.22%) Jenkins
13 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (22.22%) Web Development
13 12 (22.22%) MVC
13 12 (22.22%) Web Services
13 12 (22.22%) PHP
14 11 (20.37%) Spring MVC
14 11 (20.37%) Spring
14 11 (20.37%) Selenium
15 10 (18.52%) Google Maps API
15 10 (18.52%) Maven
15 10 (18.52%) Google

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 17 (31.48%) Node.js
2 13 (24.07%) CMS
3 10 (18.52%) Apache
4 9 (16.67%) TeamSite
5 6 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (11.11%) WordPress
5 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.56%) Joomla!
6 3 (5.56%) Drupal
7 1 (1.85%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 9 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) Internet
2 5 (9.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (12.96%) Redis
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.37%) Selenium
3 10 (18.52%) Maven
4 9 (16.67%) Grunt
4 9 (16.67%) Mockito
4 9 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
5 8 (14.81%) JUnit
6 6 (11.11%) QUnit
6 6 (11.11%) Subversion
7 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
7 5 (9.26%) RSpec
7 5 (9.26%) Jasmine
8 3 (5.56%) JSUnit
8 3 (5.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.85%) Ant
General
1 4 (7.41%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (94.44%) Developer
2 20 (37.04%) Web Developer
3 16 (29.63%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Web Programmer
6 6 (11.11%) Programmer
7 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Java Consultant
9 1 (1.85%) GUI Developer
9 1 (1.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.85%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.85%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (83.33%) HTML
2 29 (53.70%) HTML5
3 26 (48.15%) jQuery
4 21 (38.89%) JSON
4 21 (38.89%) CSS3
5 20 (37.04%) RESTful
6 17 (31.48%) Ajax
7 12 (22.22%) Web Services
8 11 (20.37%) Spring MVC
8 11 (20.37%) Spring
9 10 (18.52%) Google Maps API
9 10 (18.52%) XML
10 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
10 9 (16.67%) JPA
11 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
11 8 (14.81%) Leaflet
11 8 (14.81%) SVG
12 7 (12.96%) Ember.js
12 7 (12.96%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (12.96%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Open Source
2 7 (12.96%) User Experience
3 6 (11.11%) Wiki
4 3 (5.56%) W3C
4 3 (5.56%) Linked Data
5 1 (1.85%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.85%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) CentOS
3 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.85%) Windows
4 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) TDD
3 17 (31.48%) BDD
4 14 (25.93%) OO
5 13 (24.07%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (22.22%) Web Development
6 12 (22.22%) MVC
7 10 (18.52%) Scrum
8 9 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
9 7 (12.96%) Web Application Development
10 6 (11.11%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 5 (9.26%) SEO
11 5 (9.26%) Web Design
11 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
11 5 (9.26%) Kanban
12 4 (7.41%) Content Management
13 3 (5.56%) OOD
13 3 (5.56%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 49 (90.74%) JavaScript
2 22 (40.74%) Java
3 12 (22.22%) PHP
4 4 (7.41%) C#
5 3 (5.56%) PHP5
6 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.70%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) Delphi
7 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) HNC
3 1 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) WCAG
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) VirtualBox
2 6 (11.11%) Docker
3 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) Vagrant
2 5 (9.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Google
2 4 (7.41%) Facebook
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) VMware
3 3 (5.56%) EMC
3 3 (5.56%) Appcelerator
4 2 (3.70%) Interwoven
4 2 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) BT
5 1 (1.85%) Telerik
5 1 (1.85%) Twitter
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