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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 26 16 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Contract jobs citing CSS 22 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.87% 6.81% 2.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.33% 29.73% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £245 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £383
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 £33.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
CSS
Wiltshire

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
75 74 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.59% 22.91% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 57 58
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 (98.00%) HTML
2 40 (80.00%) HTML5
3 35 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 31 (62.00%) CSS3
5 20 (40.00%) MVC
6 17 (34.00%) Photoshop
7 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (30.00%) jQuery
8 15 (30.00%) CMS
9 14 (28.00%) XML
9 14 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (26.00%) TDD
11 12 (24.00%) Scrum
11 12 (24.00%) Ajax
11 12 (24.00%) Linux
11 12 (24.00%) GitHub
12 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
12 11 (22.00%) .NET
12 11 (22.00%) Content Management
13 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
13 10 (20.00%) User Experience
14 9 (18.00%) Backbone.js
14 9 (18.00%) SQL
14 9 (18.00%) Adobe
14 9 (18.00%) ColdFusion
15 8 (16.00%) CFML
15 8 (16.00%) Finance
15 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
15 8 (16.00%) Java

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (30.00%) CMS
2 9 (18.00%) ColdFusion
3 8 (16.00%) Railo
4 3 (6.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (4.00%) IIS
6 1 (2.00%) JBoss
6 1 (2.00%) Apache
6 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Photoshop
2 15 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (14.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) GitHub
2 8 (16.00%) Amazon S3
2 8 (16.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) MySQL
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) RSpec
2 8 (16.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (16.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 8 (16.00%) Sublime Text
3 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.00%) JUnit
5 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.00%) Selenium
6 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.00%) Subversion
7 1 (2.00%) Maven
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Publishing
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (68.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Web Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Designer
4 4 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Web Designer
5 3 (6.00%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Visual Designer
6 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Photoshop Designer
6 2 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Graduate
7 1 (2.00%) Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Lead Designer
7 1 (2.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (98.00%) HTML
2 40 (80.00%) HTML5
3 31 (62.00%) CSS3
4 15 (30.00%) jQuery
5 14 (28.00%) XML
6 12 (24.00%) Ajax
7 11 (22.00%) .NET
8 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 9 (18.00%) Backbone.js
10 8 (16.00%) ColdBox
10 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (16.00%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
11 6 (12.00%) XSLT
11 6 (12.00%) Web Services
12 5 (10.00%) XHTML
12 5 (10.00%) Sass
13 4 (8.00%) Spring
13 4 (8.00%) Spring MVC
13 4 (8.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) User Experience
2 7 (14.00%) W3C
2 7 (14.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.00%) Tandem
3 2 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Linux
2 8 (16.00%) Mac OS
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) MVC
2 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (26.00%) TDD
5 12 (24.00%) Scrum
6 11 (22.00%) Content Management
7 7 (14.00%) Web Design
8 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Web Development
9 4 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (8.00%) OOD
10 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (4.00%) Time Management
11 2 (4.00%) Information Architecture
11 2 (4.00%) Release Management
11 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
11 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.00%) SOA
12 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (18.00%) SQL
3 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (16.00%) CFML
3 8 (16.00%) Ruby
3 8 (16.00%) C#
3 8 (16.00%) Java
4 3 (6.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) HND
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
1 2 (4.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Adobe
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
Swindon, Wiltshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago