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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 309 305 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.03% 6.57% 7.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.90% 21.12% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 254 324
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.49% -4.21%
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
1193 1444 1765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.87% 31.11% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1007 1201 1349
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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.

1 626 (95.28%) HTML
2 554 (84.32%) JavaScript
3 368 (56.01%) HTML5
4 323 (49.16%) AngularJS
5 319 (48.55%) Agile Software Development
6 310 (47.18%) CSS3
7 203 (30.90%) Front End Development
8 200 (30.44%) TDD
9 191 (29.07%) jQuery
10 182 (27.70%) Java
11 173 (26.33%) Node.js
12 161 (24.51%) Finance
13 137 (20.85%) React
14 133 (20.24%) Git (software)
15 132 (20.09%) Web Development
16 131 (19.94%) Scrum
17 121 (18.42%) MVC
18 120 (18.26%) OO
19 111 (16.89%) Sass
20 110 (16.74%) User Experience
21 100 (15.22%) .NET
22 98 (14.92%) BDD
23 95 (14.46%) REST
24 88 (13.39%) Banking
24 88 (13.39%) C#
25 85 (12.94%) PHP
25 85 (12.94%) Responsive Web Design
26 82 (12.48%) SQL
26 82 (12.48%) OOP
26 82 (12.48%) Ajax

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 42 (6.39%) CMS
2 20 (3.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 14 (2.13%) nginx
3 14 (2.13%) WordPress
4 11 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.52%) Drupal
6 8 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (1.07%) Apache
7 7 (1.07%) Confluence
7 7 (1.07%) Jetty
7 7 (1.07%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (0.91%) Umbraco
8 6 (0.91%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.61%) Kentico
11 3 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.46%) JBoss
11 3 (0.46%) Mule
11 3 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (2.89%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.13%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.61%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.46%) InVision
6 2 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) GIMP
7 1 (0.15%) InDesign
7 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) MS Office
7 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.52%) Magento
2 7 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.30%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.30%) Unica
4 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.15%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 58 (8.83%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.83%) SaaS
4 11 (1.67%) GitHub
5 7 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.76%) Google Compute Engine
8 4 (0.61%) Office 365
9 3 (0.46%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.30%) Bluemix
10 2 (0.30%) IaaS
10 2 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.30%) PaaS
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.15%) Force.com
11 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.15%) Responsys
11 1 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.81%) HTTP
2 18 (2.74%) Internet
3 15 (2.28%) Network Security
4 9 (1.37%) LDAP
5 3 (0.46%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.46%) SNMP
5 3 (0.46%) SSL
6 2 (0.30%) Intranet
7 1 (0.15%) DNS
7 1 (0.15%) FTP
7 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.15%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (11.11%) MySQL
2 64 (9.74%) MongoDB
3 45 (6.85%) NoSQL
4 38 (5.78%) SQL Server
5 27 (4.11%) Relational Database
6 26 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (2.59%) Big Data
9 16 (2.44%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.76%) Apache Hive
10 5 (0.76%) Couchbase
10 5 (0.76%) DB2
10 5 (0.76%) Impala
10 5 (0.76%) Neo4j
11 3 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.46%) Redis
11 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.30%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 133 (20.24%) Git (software)
2 64 (9.74%) gulp
3 59 (8.98%) Grunt
4 35 (5.33%) Jenkins
5 30 (4.57%) Bower
6 28 (4.26%) Subversion
7 27 (4.11%) JIRA
8 26 (3.96%) Jasmine
9 23 (3.50%) Selenium
10 20 (3.04%) JUnit
10 20 (3.04%) Karma Test Runner
10 20 (3.04%) Maven
10 20 (3.04%) Visual Studio
11 19 (2.89%) Cucumber
12 18 (2.74%) Gradle
12 18 (2.74%) IntelliJ
13 16 (2.44%) Mocha
14 13 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (1.98%) webpack
15 12 (1.83%) TeamCity
General
1 161 (24.51%) Finance
2 88 (13.39%) Banking
3 48 (7.31%) Marketing
4 35 (5.33%) Games
5 32 (4.87%) Advertising
6 21 (3.20%) Investment Banking
6 21 (3.20%) Retail
7 16 (2.44%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.07%) Law
9 6 (0.91%) Publishing
10 5 (0.76%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.61%) Front Office
12 3 (0.46%) Interactive Media
12 3 (0.46%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.30%) Electronics
13 2 (0.30%) Legal
13 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 566 (86.15%) Developer
2 155 (23.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 126 (19.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 115 (17.50%) Senior Developer
5 93 (14.16%) Java Developer
6 68 (10.35%) HTML Developer
7 62 (9.44%) Full Stack Developer
7 62 (9.44%) Web Developer
8 56 (8.52%) Angular Developer
9 44 (6.70%) Senior Java Developer
10 41 (6.24%) HTML CSS Developer
11 34 (5.18%) .NET Developer
12 29 (4.41%) UI Developer
13 27 (4.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 26 (3.96%) PHP Developer
15 24 (3.65%) C# Developer
15 24 (3.65%) Senior Web Developer
16 22 (3.35%) Designer
16 22 (3.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 20 (3.04%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 626 (95.28%) HTML
2 368 (56.01%) HTML5
3 323 (49.16%) AngularJS
4 310 (47.18%) CSS3
5 191 (29.07%) jQuery
6 173 (26.33%) Node.js
7 137 (20.85%) React
8 111 (16.89%) Sass
9 100 (15.22%) .NET
10 95 (14.46%) REST
11 82 (12.48%) Ajax
12 79 (12.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 73 (11.11%) JSON
14 71 (10.81%) Backbone.js
14 71 (10.81%) LESS
14 71 (10.81%) Web Services
15 66 (10.05%) XML
16 63 (9.59%) Spring
17 55 (8.37%) ASP.NET
18 52 (7.91%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 110 (16.74%) User Experience
2 31 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (4.72%) Mobile App
3 29 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 17 (2.59%) Visualisation
5 16 (2.44%) Digital Media
6 13 (1.98%) Virtual Team
7 12 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.83%) NHS
8 11 (1.67%) Fintech
9 10 (1.52%) Semantic Web
10 9 (1.37%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.22%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.91%) Equities
12 6 (0.91%) Fixed Income
12 6 (0.91%) RIA
13 5 (0.76%) Blog
13 5 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 34 (5.18%) Linux
2 32 (4.87%) Apple iOS
3 27 (4.11%) Android
4 18 (2.74%) Unix
5 14 (2.13%) Windows
6 3 (0.46%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (48.55%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (30.90%) Front End Development
3 200 (30.44%) TDD
4 132 (20.09%) Web Development
5 131 (19.94%) Scrum
6 121 (18.42%) MVC
7 120 (18.26%) OO
8 98 (14.92%) BDD
9 85 (12.94%) Responsive Web Design
10 82 (12.48%) OOP
11 61 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
12 58 (8.83%) E-Commerce
13 54 (8.22%) Pair Programming
14 50 (7.61%) Open Source
15 45 (6.85%) Kanban
16 44 (6.70%) Software Engineering
17 43 (6.54%) Automated Testing
18 36 (5.48%) DevOps
19 33 (5.02%) Mentoring
19 33 (5.02%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 554 (84.32%) JavaScript
2 182 (27.70%) Java
3 88 (13.39%) C#
4 85 (12.94%) PHP
5 82 (12.48%) SQL
6 49 (7.46%) Scala
7 44 (6.70%) Ruby
8 42 (6.39%) Python
9 24 (3.65%) ES6
10 17 (2.59%) Perl
11 15 (2.28%) T-SQL
12 14 (2.13%) Groovy
13 13 (1.98%) Clojure
14 12 (1.83%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.52%) Jython
16 9 (1.37%) Apex Code
17 8 (1.22%) CoffeeScript
17 8 (1.22%) Objective-C
17 8 (1.22%) SOQL
18 6 (0.91%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 35 (5.33%) Degree
2 10 (1.52%) PMP
3 9 (1.37%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.61%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.72%) QA
2 2 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.30%) FATCA
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (2.74%) Puppet
2 12 (1.83%) Ansible
3 5 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.15%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 26 (3.96%) Microsoft
2 23 (3.50%) Oracle
3 21 (3.20%) Adobe
4 17 (2.59%) New Relic
5 13 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (1.98%) Zend
6 10 (1.52%) Google
6 10 (1.52%) ServiceNow
7 5 (0.76%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.76%) IBM
7 5 (0.76%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.61%) Apple
8 4 (0.61%) ATG
8 4 (0.61%) Demandware
8 4 (0.61%) hybris
8 4 (0.61%) SAP
8 4 (0.61%) Solace
9 3 (0.46%) Canoo
9 3 (0.46%) Intershop
10 2 (0.30%) Tableau
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