The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 28 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing CSS 8 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.90% 2.66% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.30% 10.81% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £431 £383 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.74% +0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £305 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £390 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
86 74 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.16% 24.58% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 57 49
Median daily rate £375 £395 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -4 1 £450 +63.63% 1
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 10 (52.63%) jQuery
3 10 (52.63%) AngularJS
4 9 (47.37%) MVC
5 7 (36.84%) C#
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) .NET
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (31.58%) Entity Framework
6 6 (31.58%) Web Services
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (26.32%) CSS3
7 5 (26.32%) Blockchain
7 5 (26.32%) TDD
7 5 (26.32%) Scrum
7 5 (26.32%) Finance
7 5 (26.32%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (26.32%) HTML5
7 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (21.05%) Marketing
8 4 (21.05%) CRM
8 4 (21.05%) SMS
8 4 (21.05%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (21.05%) IBM
9 2 (10.53%) Analytics
9 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (10.53%) Mobile App

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Drupal
1 2 (10.53%) WordPress
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SMS
2 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (5.26%) Bower
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Grunt
2 1 (5.26%) gulp
2 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Designer
3 5 (26.32%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Angular Developer
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Email Designer
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) UI Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) AngularJS
2 10 (52.63%) jQuery
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (31.58%) Entity Framework
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) CSS3
5 5 (26.32%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.26%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.26%) Node.js
7 1 (5.26%) PhoneGap
7 1 (5.26%) Sass
7 1 (5.26%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Blockchain
2 2 (10.53%) Graphic Design
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) MVC
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Web Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) PHP 5
4 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Apple
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International
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