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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 23 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing CSS 9 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.27% 2.01% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 9.38% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 11
Median daily rate £431 £383 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.74% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £305 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £390 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -15.15%
CSS
East of England

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
90 64 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.73% 21.48% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 45 80
Median daily rate £390 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £588 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +3 1 - - 2
Bedford - 1 £450 -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 11 (52.38%) jQuery
4 10 (47.62%) AngularJS
5 9 (42.86%) C#
5 9 (42.86%) MVC
6 8 (38.10%) .NET
6 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
6 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (28.57%) HTML5
8 6 (28.57%) Entity Framework
8 6 (28.57%) CSS3
8 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 6 (28.57%) TDD
9 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 5 (23.81%) Scrum
9 5 (23.81%) CRM
9 5 (23.81%) Blockchain
9 5 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (19.05%) SMS
10 4 (19.05%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (19.05%) IBM
10 4 (19.05%) Marketing
11 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
11 3 (14.29%) Analytics

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 (9.52%) WordPress
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Drupal
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) SMS
2 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Bower
3 2 (9.52%) Grunt
3 2 (9.52%) gulp
3 2 (9.52%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
4 1 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Designer
3 5 (23.81%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Angular Developer
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Email Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 11 (52.38%) jQuery
3 10 (47.62%) AngularJS
4 8 (38.10%) .NET
4 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (28.57%) CSS3
6 6 (28.57%) Entity Framework
6 6 (28.57%) HTML5
6 6 (28.57%) Web Services
7 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (9.52%) Node.js
7 2 (9.52%) React
7 2 (9.52%) Sass
7 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.76%) Angular 2
8 1 (4.76%) Material Design
8 1 (4.76%) PhoneGap
8 1 (4.76%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Blockchain
2 2 (9.52%) Graphic Design
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Physics
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) MVC
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) CRM
4 5 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
6 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Web Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Wireframes
7 1 (4.76%) Cross-Browser Development
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps
7 1 (4.76%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow