The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing CSS 29 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.42% 5.48% 3.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.62% 28.57% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 10
Average daily rate
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£363 £295 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.88% -17.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £198 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £328 £415
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 £35.00 £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
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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 Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 56 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.38% 19.18% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 40
Average daily rate £383 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £365 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 (92.45%) HTML
2 42 (79.25%) JavaScript
3 33 (62.26%) HTML5
4 21 (39.62%) CSS3
5 19 (35.85%) MVC
5 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (33.96%) jQuery
7 16 (30.19%) .NET
8 15 (28.30%) CMS
9 14 (26.42%) Content Management
10 13 (24.53%) SQL
10 13 (24.53%) Photoshop
11 12 (22.64%) C#
11 12 (22.64%) Ajax
11 12 (22.64%) Scrum
11 12 (22.64%) GitHub
12 11 (20.75%) TDD
13 10 (18.87%) Adobe Illustrator
13 10 (18.87%) Linux
13 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
13 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
14 9 (16.98%) Backbone.js
14 9 (16.98%) Java
14 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
14 9 (16.98%) ColdFusion
14 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
15 8 (15.09%) Mac OS
15 8 (15.09%) Ruby on Rails
15 8 (15.09%) Ruby
15 8 (15.09%) PostgreSQL

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 15 (28.30%) CMS
2 9 (16.98%) ColdFusion
3 8 (15.09%) Railo
4 6 (11.32%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.66%) IIS
6 1 (1.89%) JBoss
6 1 (1.89%) Apache
6 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Photoshop
2 10 (18.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (3.77%) Fireworks
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) GitHub
2 8 (15.09%) Heroku
2 8 (15.09%) Amazon S3
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.32%) MySQL
4 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.09%) Karma Test Runner
2 8 (15.09%) Sublime Text
2 8 (15.09%) Cucumber
2 8 (15.09%) RSpec
3 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.77%) Selenium
4 2 (3.77%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (3.77%) JUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.89%) Subversion
5 1 (1.89%) Maven
General
1 3 (5.66%) Publishing
2 2 (3.77%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Front Office
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (71.70%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Web Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Designer
3 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
3 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
4 4 (7.55%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Web Designer
6 2 (3.77%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.77%) PHP Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Junior
6 2 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Junior Designer
6 2 (3.77%) Digital Designer
7 1 (1.89%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (92.45%) HTML
2 33 (62.26%) HTML5
3 21 (39.62%) CSS3
4 18 (33.96%) jQuery
5 16 (30.19%) .NET
6 12 (22.64%) Ajax
7 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
7 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
8 9 (16.98%) Backbone.js
9 8 (15.09%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (15.09%) ColdBox
10 7 (13.21%) XML
10 7 (13.21%) Spring
11 5 (9.43%) XHTML
11 5 (9.43%) Spring MVC
11 5 (9.43%) LAMP
12 4 (7.55%) Hibernate
12 4 (7.55%) JSF
12 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
12 4 (7.55%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) User Experience
1 6 (11.32%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.77%) W3C
2 2 (3.77%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 8 (15.09%) Mac OS
3 3 (5.66%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) MVC
1 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.42%) Content Management
3 12 (22.64%) Scrum
4 11 (20.75%) TDD
5 5 (9.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.43%) Web Design
6 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.77%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.77%) Release Management
7 2 (3.77%) Time Management
7 2 (3.77%) Web Development
7 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.77%) OOD
7 2 (3.77%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (3.77%) Information Architecture
8 1 (1.89%) BDD
8 1 (1.89%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 42 (79.25%) JavaScript
2 13 (24.53%) SQL
3 12 (22.64%) C#
4 9 (16.98%) Java
5 8 (15.09%) Ruby
5 8 (15.09%) CFML
5 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
1 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Sitecore
3 4 (7.55%) Adobe
4 2 (3.77%) Google
5 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.89%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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