The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Coventry region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 22 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing CSS 23 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.17% 5.49% 2.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.27% 23.21% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £135 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £285 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +32.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
91 56 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 24.40% 23.63% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 25 45
Average daily rate £325 £275 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -33.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £135 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £300 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £37.80 £28.50 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.63% -50.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
CSS
West Midlands

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 46 (92.00%) HTML
2 45 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 31 (62.00%) .NET
4 27 (54.00%) ASP.NET
5 24 (48.00%) C#
6 22 (44.00%) MVC
7 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
8 20 (40.00%) TDD
9 18 (36.00%) SQL
10 17 (34.00%) jQuery
11 16 (32.00%) CSS3
12 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (28.00%) HTML5
13 12 (24.00%) WCF
13 12 (24.00%) .NET Framework
14 10 (20.00%) NHibernate
15 9 (18.00%) Web Services
15 9 (18.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 8 (16.00%) Castle Windsor
16 8 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
16 8 (16.00%) Oracle
16 8 (16.00%) PHP
16 8 (16.00%) Java
16 8 (16.00%) CMS
16 8 (16.00%) AOP
16 8 (16.00%) Spring.NET
17 7 (14.00%) WPF
17 7 (14.00%) XML
17 7 (14.00%) Responsive Web Design
17 7 (14.00%) Relational Database

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (16.00%) CMS
2 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.00%) WordPress
4 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) ColdFusion
4 1 (2.00%) Node.js
4 1 (2.00%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.00%) CorelDRAW
2 1 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Magento
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.00%) MySQL
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) NUnit
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (2.00%) Moq
2 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.00%) NBehave
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
1 2 (4.00%) Automotive
1 2 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (92.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Web Developer
4 7 (14.00%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.00%) UI Developer
7 3 (6.00%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (6.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Programmer
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.00%) UI Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Scala Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (92.00%) HTML
2 31 (62.00%) .NET
3 27 (54.00%) ASP.NET
4 17 (34.00%) jQuery
5 16 (32.00%) CSS3
6 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (28.00%) HTML5
7 12 (24.00%) WCF
7 12 (24.00%) .NET Framework
8 10 (20.00%) NHibernate
9 9 (18.00%) Web Services
9 9 (18.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (16.00%) Castle Windsor
10 8 (16.00%) Spring.NET
11 7 (14.00%) WPF
11 7 (14.00%) XML
12 6 (12.00%) Ajax
13 5 (10.00%) LINQ
13 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (8.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Open Source
2 1 (2.00%) Economics
2 1 (2.00%) Life Science
2 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) MVC
2 20 (40.00%) TDD
3 8 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
3 8 (16.00%) AOP
4 7 (14.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (12.00%) Scrum
6 4 (8.00%) OO
6 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.00%) Web Development
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.00%) BDD
8 2 (4.00%) Web Design
8 2 (4.00%) OOD
8 2 (4.00%) SOA
8 2 (4.00%) CRM
8 2 (4.00%) Content Management
9 1 (2.00%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (2.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (48.00%) C#
3 18 (36.00%) SQL
4 8 (16.00%) PHP
4 8 (16.00%) Java
5 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.00%) Scala
6 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Capita
2 3 (6.00%) Ektron
3 2 (4.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (4.00%) Adobe
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Sony