The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Watford region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 14 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 13.46% 12.22% 10.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.89% 34.38% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate
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£375 - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +13.79%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 32 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 34.62% 35.56% 49.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 12
Average daily rate £375 £413 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £351 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £456 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +177.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
CSS
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CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Watford

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 37 (100.00%) HTML
2 33 (89.19%) JavaScript
3 27 (72.97%) E-Commerce
4 22 (59.46%) JSP
4 22 (59.46%) XHTML
5 19 (51.35%) Retail
6 18 (48.65%) Java
6 18 (48.65%) W3C
7 17 (45.95%) Finance
7 17 (45.95%) Manufacturing
8 16 (43.24%) jQuery
8 16 (43.24%) HTML5
9 15 (40.54%) CSS3
9 15 (40.54%) OO
10 12 (32.43%) Internet
11 11 (29.73%) Ajax
12 10 (27.03%) JSTL
13 9 (24.32%) Semantic HTML
13 9 (24.32%) XML
13 9 (24.32%) Oracle
13 9 (24.32%) Photoshop
14 8 (21.62%) MySQL
14 8 (21.62%) SQL
14 8 (21.62%) Adobe
14 8 (21.62%) Web Design
14 8 (21.62%) Analytics
14 8 (21.62%) Responsive Web Design
15 7 (18.92%) XPath
15 7 (18.92%) XMLBeans
15 7 (18.92%) JSON

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.81%) MQSeries
2 4 (10.81%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (8.11%) Alfresco
3 3 (8.11%) Drupal
3 3 (8.11%) Apache
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) Internet
2 4 (10.81%) HTTP
3 3 (8.11%) Extranet
3 3 (8.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) MySQL
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
3 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
3 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (5.41%) DB2
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Subversion
1 7 (18.92%) Log4j
1 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
1 7 (18.92%) Ant
1 7 (18.92%) JUnit
2 4 (10.81%) Maven
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (51.35%) Retail
2 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 17 (45.95%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 21 (56.76%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.41%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (5.41%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (5.41%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) HTML
2 22 (59.46%) JSP
2 22 (59.46%) XHTML
3 16 (43.24%) jQuery
3 16 (43.24%) HTML5
4 15 (40.54%) CSS3
5 11 (29.73%) Ajax
6 10 (27.03%) JSTL
7 9 (24.32%) Semantic HTML
7 9 (24.32%) XML
8 7 (18.92%) XMLBeans
8 7 (18.92%) JSON
8 7 (18.92%) Spring
8 7 (18.92%) Hibernate
8 7 (18.92%) J2EE
8 7 (18.92%) XSLT
8 7 (18.92%) Servlets
8 7 (18.92%) Struts
9 6 (16.22%) SOAP
10 5 (13.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) W3C
2 7 (18.92%) Web 2.0
3 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.41%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) UNIX
1 7 (18.92%) Solaris
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) E-Commerce
2 15 (40.54%) OO
3 8 (21.62%) Web Design
3 8 (21.62%) Analytics
3 8 (21.62%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (18.92%) Web Development
5 4 (10.81%) Content Management
6 2 (5.41%) CRM
6 2 (5.41%) MVC
6 2 (5.41%) Workflow
6 2 (5.41%) B2B
6 2 (5.41%) Change Control
6 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.41%) Logistics
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) JavaScript
2 18 (48.65%) Java
3 8 (21.62%) SQL
4 7 (18.92%) XPath
5 5 (13.51%) C#
6 3 (8.11%) PHP
7 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Sun Certification
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Adobe
3 4 (10.81%) IBM
3 4 (10.81%) Sun
3 4 (10.81%) Interwoven
4 3 (8.11%) Zend
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) ION Trading
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