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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 23 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.69% 6.79% 4.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.38% 27.47% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £323 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £284 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £389 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.60 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
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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
84 91 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 24.42% 24.73% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 62 25
Average daily rate £315 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £313 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +22.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 42 (97.67%) HTML
2 34 (79.07%) JavaScript
3 26 (60.47%) .NET
4 23 (53.49%) C#
5 21 (48.84%) jQuery
6 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
7 15 (34.88%) MVC
8 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET
9 12 (27.91%) T-SQL
9 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (25.58%) SQL
11 10 (23.26%) TDD
11 10 (23.26%) HTML5
12 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (20.93%) WCF
12 9 (20.93%) Windows
12 9 (20.93%) User Experience
13 8 (18.60%) CMS
13 8 (18.60%) WinForms
13 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
13 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
13 8 (18.60%) CSS3
13 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
14 7 (16.28%) Entity Framework
14 7 (16.28%) Ajax
14 7 (16.28%) Marketing
14 7 (16.28%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (16.28%) PHP
14 7 (16.28%) Photoshop
14 7 (16.28%) MySQL

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (18.60%) CMS
2 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.98%) WordPress
3 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) Node.js
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Photoshop
2 5 (11.63%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (6.98%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) SSL
2 2 (4.65%) SMTP
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) MySQL
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.65%) Axure RP
4 2 (4.65%) Grunt
5 1 (2.33%) Bower
5 1 (2.33%) gulp
5 1 (2.33%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (16.28%) Marketing
2 5 (11.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (79.07%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) .NET Developer
3 7 (16.28%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Agile .NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (97.67%) HTML
2 26 (60.47%) .NET
3 21 (48.84%) jQuery
4 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET
5 10 (23.26%) HTML5
6 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (20.93%) WCF
7 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
7 8 (18.60%) WinForms
7 8 (18.60%) CSS3
8 7 (16.28%) Entity Framework
8 7 (16.28%) Ajax
8 7 (16.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (13.95%) Semantic HTML
9 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (11.63%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
11 4 (9.30%) WPF
11 4 (9.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) User Experience
2 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Social Media
4 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.33%) NHS
5 1 (2.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) MVC
2 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) TDD
4 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
5 7 (16.28%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.95%) Scrum
6 6 (13.95%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (11.63%) Analytics
7 5 (11.63%) Functional Programming
7 5 (11.63%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (11.63%) Online Marketing
7 5 (11.63%) Information Architecture
7 5 (11.63%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (11.63%) Web Design
7 5 (11.63%) SEO
7 5 (11.63%) Pay per click
7 5 (11.63%) Content Management
8 4 (9.30%) CRM
9 3 (6.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (79.07%) JavaScript
2 23 (53.49%) C#
3 12 (27.91%) T-SQL
4 11 (25.58%) SQL
5 7 (16.28%) PHP
6 6 (13.95%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.65%) VBScript
8 1 (2.33%) XAML
8 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe
3 1 (2.33%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) DevExpress