The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 341 342 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.73% 6.45% 7.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.50% 21.23% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 273 297
Median daily rate £450 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -
CSS
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1240 1611 1738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.38% 30.39% 29.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 1325 1283
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 12
Median hourly rate £54.25 £62.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.20% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for CSS.

1 622 (95.25%) HTML
2 564 (86.37%) JavaScript
3 368 (56.36%) HTML5
4 320 (49.00%) AngularJS
5 308 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
6 304 (46.55%) CSS3
7 208 (31.85%) Front End Development
8 190 (29.10%) jQuery
9 188 (28.79%) TDD
10 184 (28.18%) Java
11 176 (26.95%) Node.js
12 156 (23.89%) Finance
13 129 (19.75%) Web Development
14 128 (19.60%) Git (software)
14 128 (19.60%) React
15 124 (18.99%) Scrum
16 118 (18.07%) OO
17 116 (17.76%) MVC
18 111 (17.00%) Sass
19 110 (16.85%) User Experience
20 101 (15.47%) .NET
21 98 (15.01%) BDD
22 90 (13.78%) C#
23 89 (13.63%) REST
24 83 (12.71%) PHP
24 83 (12.71%) Ajax
25 82 (12.56%) Banking
26 81 (12.40%) SQL
26 81 (12.40%) Responsive Web Design
27 77 (11.79%) OOP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 44 (6.74%) CMS
2 18 (2.76%) nginx
3 16 (2.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 15 (2.30%) WordPress
5 13 (1.99%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.84%) Drupal
6 12 (1.84%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.68%) Jetty
8 9 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.23%) Umbraco
10 7 (1.07%) Apache
10 7 (1.07%) Confluence
11 6 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.77%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.61%) Kentico
14 3 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
14 3 (0.46%) JBoss
14 3 (0.46%) Mule
14 3 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (2.76%) Photoshop
2 16 (2.45%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.46%) InVision
5 3 (0.46%) MS Office
5 3 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.31%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) GIMP
7 1 (0.15%) InDesign
7 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.07%) Magento
2 6 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.31%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.31%) Unica
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 54 (8.27%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.84%) GitHub
4 11 (1.68%) SaaS
5 9 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.77%) Google Compute Engine
8 4 (0.61%) Office 365
9 3 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.46%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.31%) Bluemix
10 2 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.15%) IaaS
11 1 (0.15%) PaaS
11 1 (0.15%) Responsys
11 1 (0.15%) Route 53
11 1 (0.15%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.98%) HTTP
2 17 (2.60%) Network Security
3 13 (1.99%) Internet
4 9 (1.38%) LDAP
5 3 (0.46%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.46%) SNMP
5 3 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.15%) FTP
6 1 (0.15%) Intranet
6 1 (0.15%) SSL
6 1 (0.15%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (11.64%) MySQL
2 59 (9.04%) MongoDB
3 49 (7.50%) NoSQL
4 40 (6.13%) SQL Server
5 29 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 23 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (2.60%) Big Data
9 16 (2.45%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.38%) Apache Hive
10 9 (1.38%) Impala
10 9 (1.38%) Neo4j
11 5 (0.77%) Couchbase
11 5 (0.77%) DB2
12 4 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.46%) QlikView
13 3 (0.46%) Redis
13 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 128 (19.60%) Git (software)
2 66 (10.11%) gulp
3 54 (8.27%) Grunt
4 30 (4.59%) Subversion
5 28 (4.29%) Bower
5 28 (4.29%) Jenkins
6 25 (3.83%) JIRA
7 24 (3.68%) JUnit
8 23 (3.52%) Jasmine
9 22 (3.37%) Selenium
10 20 (3.06%) Karma Test Runner
11 18 (2.76%) Cucumber
11 18 (2.76%) Maven
12 17 (2.60%) IntelliJ
12 17 (2.60%) Mocha
12 17 (2.60%) Visual Studio
13 16 (2.45%) Gradle
14 12 (1.84%) WebDriver
15 10 (1.53%) Protractor
15 10 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 156 (23.89%) Finance
2 82 (12.56%) Banking
3 42 (6.43%) Marketing
4 35 (5.36%) Games
5 33 (5.05%) Advertising
6 20 (3.06%) Retail
7 19 (2.91%) Investment Banking
8 16 (2.45%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.07%) Law
9 7 (1.07%) Publishing
10 4 (0.61%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.46%) Front Office
11 3 (0.46%) Interactive Media
12 2 (0.31%) Legal
12 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 566 (86.68%) Developer
2 159 (24.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 128 (19.60%) JavaScript Developer
4 117 (17.92%) Senior Developer
5 92 (14.09%) Java Developer
6 67 (10.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 63 (9.65%) HTML Developer
8 57 (8.73%) Angular Developer
9 55 (8.42%) Web Developer
10 43 (6.58%) HTML CSS Developer
11 41 (6.28%) Senior Java Developer
12 38 (5.82%) .NET Developer
13 30 (4.59%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 26 (3.98%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 24 (3.68%) PHP Developer
16 23 (3.52%) Designer
17 22 (3.37%) C# Developer
18 20 (3.06%) Senior Full Stack Developer
19 19 (2.91%) UI Developer
20 18 (2.76%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 622 (95.25%) HTML
2 368 (56.36%) HTML5
3 320 (49.00%) AngularJS
4 304 (46.55%) CSS3
5 190 (29.10%) jQuery
6 176 (26.95%) Node.js
7 128 (19.60%) React
8 111 (17.00%) Sass
9 101 (15.47%) .NET
10 89 (13.63%) REST
11 83 (12.71%) Ajax
12 76 (11.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 75 (11.49%) Backbone.js
14 73 (11.18%) JSON
15 70 (10.72%) Spring
16 69 (10.57%) Web Services
17 68 (10.41%) XML
18 67 (10.26%) LESS
19 55 (8.42%) ASP.NET
20 53 (8.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 110 (16.85%) User Experience
2 28 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 26 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.68%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.76%) Digital Media
6 16 (2.45%) Visualisation
7 12 (1.84%) Fintech
8 11 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (1.53%) Hedge funds
9 10 (1.53%) NHS
9 10 (1.53%) Virtual Team
10 9 (1.38%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.07%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.07%) W3C
12 6 (0.92%) Semantic Web
13 5 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.77%) Equities
13 5 (0.77%) Fixed Income
14 4 (0.61%) iPhone
15 3 (0.46%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 35 (5.36%) Linux
2 29 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 27 (4.13%) Android
4 18 (2.76%) Unix
5 15 (2.30%) Windows
6 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.61%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (31.85%) Front End Development
3 188 (28.79%) TDD
4 129 (19.75%) Web Development
5 124 (18.99%) Scrum
6 118 (18.07%) OO
7 116 (17.76%) MVC
8 98 (15.01%) BDD
9 81 (12.40%) Responsive Web Design
10 77 (11.79%) OOP
11 62 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
12 58 (8.88%) Pair Programming
13 55 (8.42%) E-Commerce
14 50 (7.66%) Automated Testing
15 46 (7.04%) Kanban
16 39 (5.97%) Software Engineering
17 38 (5.82%) Open Source
18 36 (5.51%) DevOps
19 29 (4.44%) SOA
20 28 (4.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 564 (86.37%) JavaScript
2 184 (28.18%) Java
3 90 (13.78%) C#
4 83 (12.71%) PHP
5 81 (12.40%) SQL
6 44 (6.74%) Scala
7 43 (6.58%) Ruby
8 39 (5.97%) Python
9 17 (2.60%) Perl
10 16 (2.45%) ES6
11 15 (2.30%) T-SQL
12 12 (1.84%) Groovy
13 11 (1.68%) Clojure
13 11 (1.68%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.38%) Apex Code
14 9 (1.38%) Jython
15 8 (1.23%) CoffeeScript
15 8 (1.23%) SOQL
15 8 (1.23%) TypeScript
16 6 (0.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 33 (5.05%) Degree
2 10 (1.53%) PMP
3 9 (1.38%) PMI Certification
4 6 (0.92%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.31%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) HND
7 1 (0.15%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.44%) QA
2 3 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.31%) FATCA
4 1 (0.15%) SLA
4 1 (0.15%) WAI
4 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (2.45%) Puppet
2 12 (1.84%) Ansible
3 5 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.15%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 27 (4.13%) Microsoft
2 25 (3.83%) Oracle
3 19 (2.91%) Adobe
4 15 (2.30%) New Relic
5 13 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (1.99%) ServiceNow
6 12 (1.84%) Zend
7 10 (1.53%) Google
8 5 (0.77%) IBM
9 4 (0.61%) ATG
9 4 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.61%) Demandware
9 4 (0.61%) hybris
9 4 (0.61%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.46%) Apple
10 3 (0.46%) Canoo
10 3 (0.46%) Intershop
11 2 (0.31%) RedDot
11 2 (0.31%) Sage
11 2 (0.31%) SAP
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