The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 1 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.08% - 11.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% - 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Average daily rate £465 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
CSS
Somerset

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 Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 39.58% 45.56% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 19
Average daily rate £425 £475 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +31.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £725 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 18 (94.74%) C#
3 16 (84.21%) .NET
4 15 (78.95%) WCF
5 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (68.42%) MVC
6 13 (68.42%) Scrum
7 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
7 12 (63.16%) HTML5
7 12 (63.16%) SpecFlow
8 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (52.63%) Unit Testing
9 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
9 10 (52.63%) IIS
9 10 (52.63%) Automated Testing
10 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
10 9 (47.37%) SQL
10 9 (47.37%) TeamCity
10 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (47.37%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (47.37%) Inversion of Control
10 9 (47.37%) Release Management
10 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
10 9 (47.37%) Selenium
10 9 (47.37%) TypeScript
11 7 (36.84%) EPiServer
11 7 (36.84%) CMS
12 6 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 10 (52.63%) IIS
2 7 (36.84%) CMS
3 5 (26.32%) EPiServer CMS
4 2 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) SpecFlow
2 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
2 9 (47.37%) Selenium
2 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (47.37%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (26.32%) Back Office
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Web Developer
4 4 (21.05%) EPiServer Developer
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (84.21%) .NET
3 15 (78.95%) WCF
4 12 (63.16%) HTML5
5 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
6 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
7 5 (26.32%) Web Services
8 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 2 (10.53%) CSS3
9 1 (5.26%) Ajax
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
9 1 (5.26%) jQuery
9 1 (5.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 1 (5.26%) WPF
9 1 (5.26%) XHTML
9 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) MVC
2 13 (68.42%) Scrum
3 10 (52.63%) Automated Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Unit Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Dependency Injection
4 9 (47.37%) Release Management
5 6 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) Change Management
6 5 (26.32%) Web Development
7 4 (21.05%) OO
7 4 (21.05%) OOD
8 3 (15.79%) BDD
8 3 (15.79%) Content Management
9 2 (10.53%) OWASP
9 2 (10.53%) Web Design
9 2 (10.53%) Web Testing
10 1 (5.26%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) WCAG
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) EPiServer
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.26%) Telerik