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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 11 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 367 374 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.92% 6.33% 6.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.86% 20.85% 23.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 292 290
Median daily rate £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £537 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £24.23 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.32% +4.28%
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
1229 1794 1709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.57% 30.36% 29.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 1460 1280
Median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 July 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 July 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.

1 611 (95.32%) HTML
2 558 (87.05%) JavaScript
3 360 (56.16%) HTML5
4 302 (47.11%) Agile Software Development
5 299 (46.65%) CSS3
5 299 (46.65%) AngularJS
6 218 (34.01%) Front End Development
7 189 (29.49%) jQuery
8 180 (28.08%) Java
9 173 (26.99%) TDD
10 168 (26.21%) Node.js
11 145 (22.62%) Finance
12 127 (19.81%) Web Development
13 121 (18.88%) Scrum
13 121 (18.88%) React
14 120 (18.72%) Git (software)
15 119 (18.56%) OO
16 115 (17.94%) Sass
17 112 (17.47%) MVC
18 106 (16.54%) .NET
19 100 (15.60%) User Experience
20 96 (14.98%) BDD
21 92 (14.35%) REST
22 89 (13.88%) SQL
23 88 (13.73%) C#
24 80 (12.48%) Banking
24 80 (12.48%) Backbone.js
25 78 (12.17%) Ajax
26 77 (12.01%) Responsive Web Design
27 76 (11.86%) PHP

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 55 (8.58%) CMS
2 17 (2.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 17 (2.65%) Tomcat
3 16 (2.50%) nginx
3 16 (2.50%) WordPress
4 13 (2.03%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.03%) Umbraco
5 11 (1.72%) Drupal
5 11 (1.72%) Jetty
6 8 (1.25%) Mule
6 8 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (1.09%) Apache
8 6 (0.94%) Confluence
8 6 (0.94%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.78%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.62%) Kentico
11 3 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.31%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 21 (3.28%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (1.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.62%) MS Office
4 4 (0.62%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.47%) InVision
6 2 (0.31%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.31%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) GIMP
7 1 (0.16%) InDesign
7 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.94%) Magento
2 5 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.62%) Eloqua
3 4 (0.62%) Unica
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.34%) GitHub
2 15 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.56%) SaaS
4 9 (1.40%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.78%) Google Compute Engine
7 4 (0.62%) Office 365
8 3 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.47%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.31%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.16%) Force.com
10 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.16%) Responsys
10 1 (0.16%) Route 53
10 1 (0.16%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.06%) HTTP
2 15 (2.34%) Network Security
3 9 (1.40%) Internet
3 9 (1.40%) LDAP
4 5 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.47%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.47%) SNMP
6 1 (0.16%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.16%) FTP
6 1 (0.16%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.16%) SSL
6 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.16%) X.509
6 1 (0.16%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (11.08%) MySQL
2 52 (8.11%) MongoDB
2 52 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 38 (5.93%) SQL Server
4 26 (4.06%) Relational Database
5 20 (3.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (2.50%) Big Data
7 14 (2.18%) RDBMS
8 11 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.56%) Apache Hive
10 9 (1.40%) Impala
10 9 (1.40%) Neo4j
11 5 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.78%) DB2
12 4 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.62%) QlikView
12 4 (0.62%) Redis
13 3 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.31%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 120 (18.72%) Git (software)
2 65 (10.14%) gulp
3 58 (9.05%) Grunt
4 34 (5.30%) JIRA
5 31 (4.84%) JUnit
6 30 (4.68%) Jenkins
7 27 (4.21%) Selenium
7 27 (4.21%) Subversion
8 24 (3.74%) Bower
9 21 (3.28%) Maven
10 20 (3.12%) Cucumber
10 20 (3.12%) Jasmine
11 18 (2.81%) Karma Test Runner
12 17 (2.65%) Mocha
12 17 (2.65%) Visual Studio
13 14 (2.18%) IntelliJ
14 12 (1.87%) Gradle
14 12 (1.87%) WebDriver
15 10 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (1.40%) RSpec
General
1 145 (22.62%) Finance
2 80 (12.48%) Banking
3 40 (6.24%) Games
4 38 (5.93%) Marketing
5 35 (5.46%) Advertising
6 21 (3.28%) Investment Banking
7 13 (2.03%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.03%) Retail
8 8 (1.25%) Publishing
9 7 (1.09%) Law
10 4 (0.62%) Legal
10 4 (0.62%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.47%) Interactive Media
12 2 (0.31%) Front Office
12 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Electronics
13 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 563 (87.83%) Developer
2 174 (27.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 139 (21.68%) JavaScript Developer
4 116 (18.10%) Senior Developer
5 91 (14.20%) Java Developer
6 62 (9.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 62 (9.67%) HTML Developer
7 55 (8.58%) Web Developer
8 52 (8.11%) Angular Developer
9 46 (7.18%) HTML CSS Developer
10 45 (7.02%) .NET Developer
11 44 (6.86%) Senior Java Developer
12 30 (4.68%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 25 (3.90%) C# Developer
14 22 (3.43%) Agile Developer
14 22 (3.43%) PHP Developer
14 22 (3.43%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 21 (3.28%) Node.js Developer
15 21 (3.28%) Senior Full Stack Developer
16 20 (3.12%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 611 (95.32%) HTML
2 360 (56.16%) HTML5
3 299 (46.65%) AngularJS
3 299 (46.65%) CSS3
4 189 (29.49%) jQuery
5 168 (26.21%) Node.js
6 121 (18.88%) React
7 115 (17.94%) Sass
8 106 (16.54%) .NET
9 92 (14.35%) REST
10 80 (12.48%) Backbone.js
11 78 (12.17%) Ajax
12 73 (11.39%) Spring
13 72 (11.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 72 (11.23%) XML
14 71 (11.08%) JSON
15 65 (10.14%) LESS
15 65 (10.14%) Web Services
16 52 (8.11%) ASP.NET
17 49 (7.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 100 (15.60%) User Experience
2 23 (3.59%) Mobile App
3 21 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.50%) Digital Media
5 15 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (2.18%) Visualisation
7 12 (1.87%) Fintech
8 10 (1.56%) Hedge funds
8 10 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.56%) Virtual Team
9 9 (1.40%) NHS
9 9 (1.40%) W3C
10 7 (1.09%) Equities
10 7 (1.09%) Fixed Income
11 6 (0.94%) Semantic Web
12 5 (0.78%) Derivative
12 5 (0.78%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.62%) New Media
14 3 (0.47%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 38 (5.93%) Linux
2 24 (3.74%) Unix
3 23 (3.59%) Apple iOS
4 21 (3.28%) Android
5 14 (2.18%) Windows
6 5 (0.78%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.62%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (47.11%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (34.01%) Front End Development
3 173 (26.99%) TDD
4 127 (19.81%) Web Development
5 121 (18.88%) Scrum
6 119 (18.56%) OO
7 112 (17.47%) MVC
8 96 (14.98%) BDD
9 77 (12.01%) Responsive Web Design
10 71 (11.08%) OOP
11 55 (8.58%) Continuous Integration
12 53 (8.27%) Pair Programming
13 52 (8.11%) E-Commerce
14 49 (7.64%) Automated Testing
15 44 (6.86%) Kanban
16 36 (5.62%) Software Engineering
17 33 (5.15%) Open Source
18 27 (4.21%) CRM
19 24 (3.74%) DevOps
19 24 (3.74%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 558 (87.05%) JavaScript
2 180 (28.08%) Java
3 89 (13.88%) SQL
4 88 (13.73%) C#
5 76 (11.86%) PHP
6 41 (6.40%) Ruby
7 38 (5.93%) Scala
8 37 (5.77%) Python
9 16 (2.50%) Shell Script
10 14 (2.18%) T-SQL
11 13 (2.03%) ES6
11 13 (2.03%) Perl
12 11 (1.72%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.56%) Groovy
14 9 (1.40%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.25%) Apex Code
15 8 (1.25%) Clojure
15 8 (1.25%) CoffeeScript
15 8 (1.25%) Jython
15 8 (1.25%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 27 (4.21%) Degree
2 10 (1.56%) PMP
3 9 (1.40%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.09%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.47%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) HND
6 1 (0.16%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.16%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.37%) QA
2 3 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.31%) FATCA
3 2 (0.31%) WCAG
4 1 (0.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) WAI
System Software
1 11 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (1.87%) Puppet
2 9 (1.40%) Ansible
3 3 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.16%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 29 (4.52%) Oracle
2 23 (3.59%) Adobe
2 23 (3.59%) Microsoft
3 13 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (2.03%) ServiceNow
4 11 (1.72%) New Relic
4 11 (1.72%) Zend
5 9 (1.40%) Google
6 7 (1.09%) IBM
7 5 (0.78%) ATG
7 5 (0.78%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.78%) hybris
8 4 (0.62%) Demandware
9 3 (0.47%) Apple
9 3 (0.47%) Canoo
9 3 (0.47%) Intershop
9 3 (0.47%) RedDot
9 3 (0.47%) Twitter
10 2 (0.31%) Optimizely
10 2 (0.31%) WorldPay
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