The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 8.51% - 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.44% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £331 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
CSS
Essex

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 Colchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 19.15% 5.26% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Average daily rate £275 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.81% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £398 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £398 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Colchester

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) HTML5
4 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 5 (55.56%) Front End Development
5 3 (33.33%) Backbone.js
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) User Experience
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) Games
6 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
6 2 (22.22%) Ext JS
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Sencha Touch
6 2 (22.22%) Sencha
6 2 (22.22%) Yii
6 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (22.22%) Big Data
6 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
7 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) CSS3
3 5 (55.56%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (33.33%) Backbone.js
5 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
5 2 (22.22%) Ext JS
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (22.22%) Sencha Touch
5 2 (22.22%) Yii
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
6 1 (11.11%) Mason
6 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Front End Development
2 3 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Sencha
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe