The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 34 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 8.88% 6.04% 7.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.91% 21.98% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 26
Average daily rate £400 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £163 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £358 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.60 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-38.07% +14.06%
CSS
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 91 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 28.72% 27.49% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 57 65
Average daily rate £410 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £282 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016, 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 55 (100.00%) HTML
2 33 (60.00%) C#
2 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (58.18%) .NET
3 32 (58.18%) ASP.NET
4 31 (56.36%) JavaScript
5 23 (41.82%) MVC
6 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (29.09%) jQuery
8 14 (25.45%) WCF
9 13 (23.64%) Scrum
9 13 (23.64%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (23.64%) User Experience
10 12 (21.82%) HTML5
10 12 (21.82%) CSS3
10 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
11 11 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 9 (16.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (14.55%) Front End Development
13 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 8 (14.55%) SQL
13 8 (14.55%) Web Development
13 8 (14.55%) Ajax
14 7 (12.73%) CMS
14 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
14 7 (12.73%) Adobe
14 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (10.91%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (10.91%) Sass

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (12.73%) CMS
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) Sitefinity
3 3 (5.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (5.45%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) MySQL
4 2 (3.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.27%) JIRA
3 3 (5.45%) Grunt
4 2 (3.64%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.64%) JIRA Agile
Job Titles
1 44 (80.00%) Developer
2 20 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (12.73%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Designer
5 6 (10.91%) Lead Developer
5 6 (10.91%) UI Designer
5 6 (10.91%) UI Developer
6 5 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 5 (9.09%) UI/UX Designer
6 5 (9.09%) UX Designer
6 5 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (7.27%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Web UI Developer
8 3 (5.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) HTML
2 32 (58.18%) .NET
2 32 (58.18%) ASP.NET
3 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (29.09%) jQuery
5 14 (25.45%) WCF
6 12 (21.82%) CSS3
6 12 (21.82%) HTML5
7 11 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (16.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (14.55%) Ajax
9 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (10.91%) LESS
10 6 (10.91%) Sass
11 5 (9.09%) Web Services
11 5 (9.09%) WPF
12 4 (7.27%) Zurb Foundation
13 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) User Experience
2 2 (3.64%) Blog
3 1 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.82%) MVC
3 13 (23.64%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (23.64%) Scrum
4 8 (14.55%) Front End Development
4 8 (14.55%) Web Development
5 6 (10.91%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.09%) Content Management
6 5 (9.09%) TDD
6 5 (9.09%) Web Application Development
6 5 (9.09%) Web Design
7 4 (7.27%) DevOps
8 3 (5.45%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (5.45%) Project Management
9 2 (3.64%) Coaching
9 2 (3.64%) Line Management
9 2 (3.64%) Process Improvement
9 2 (3.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (60.00%) C#
2 31 (56.36%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.55%) SQL
4 6 (10.91%) Java
5 4 (7.27%) PHP
6 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Adobe
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Twitter
3 3 (5.45%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle