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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing CSS 19 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.65% 8.44% 3.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.35% 35.06% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 1
Average daily rate
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£315 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.71% -8.57%
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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
85 77 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 25.30% 24.06% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 62 12
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £180 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 27 (96.43%) HTML
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (53.57%) .NET
4 13 (46.43%) C#
5 12 (42.86%) jQuery
6 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
7 9 (32.14%) Photoshop
7 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
7 9 (32.14%) CSS3
8 8 (28.57%) HTML5
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 7 (25.00%) MVC
10 6 (21.43%) User Experience
10 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (17.86%) Semantic HTML
11 5 (17.86%) Analytics
11 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (17.86%) Information Architecture
11 5 (17.86%) Online Marketing
11 5 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (17.86%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (17.86%) Marketing
11 5 (17.86%) Degree
11 5 (17.86%) SEO
11 5 (17.86%) Web Design
11 5 (17.86%) Retail
11 5 (17.86%) Content Management
11 5 (17.86%) Ajax
11 5 (17.86%) Pay per click

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.14%) WordPress
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.57%) ColdFusion
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Photoshop
2 5 (17.86%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (3.57%) InfoPath
4 1 (3.57%) MS Office
4 1 (3.57%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
2 2 (7.14%) Intranet
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.71%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
1 5 (17.86%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
3 3 (10.71%) AWS Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) CRM Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Designer
4 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.57%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Designer
5 1 (3.57%) ColdFusion Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) HTML
2 15 (53.57%) .NET
3 12 (42.86%) jQuery
4 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
5 9 (32.14%) CSS3
6 8 (28.57%) HTML5
7 5 (17.86%) Semantic HTML
7 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (17.86%) Ajax
8 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (10.71%) Entity Framework
9 3 (10.71%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (7.14%) Sass
10 2 (7.14%) LESS
10 2 (7.14%) LAMP
10 2 (7.14%) XML
10 2 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
2 6 (21.43%) User Experience
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) MVC
2 5 (17.86%) SEO
2 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
2 5 (17.86%) Web Design
2 5 (17.86%) Content Management
2 5 (17.86%) Pay per click
2 5 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Online Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Analytics
2 5 (17.86%) Information Architecture
3 4 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Workflow
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Functional Programming
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile Development
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (46.43%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.71%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) VBA
5 1 (3.57%) PHP5
5 1 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle