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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 21 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 24 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.82% 6.98% 5.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 28.72% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 10
Average daily rate
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£300 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £284 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £386 £278
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.60 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
96 94 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 27.27% 24.29% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 62 35
Average daily rate £325 £325 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £318 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £23.75 £33.25 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 37 (97.37%) HTML
2 31 (81.58%) JavaScript
3 25 (65.79%) .NET
4 22 (57.89%) C#
5 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
5 15 (39.47%) jQuery
6 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
7 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (28.95%) SQL
8 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
8 11 (28.95%) MVC
9 10 (26.32%) TDD
9 10 (26.32%) WCF
9 10 (26.32%) HTML5
10 9 (23.68%) CMS
11 8 (21.05%) Windows
11 8 (21.05%) User Experience
12 7 (18.42%) PHP
12 7 (18.42%) MySQL
12 7 (18.42%) WinForms
12 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
13 6 (15.79%) Ajax
13 6 (15.79%) Scrum
13 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
13 6 (15.79%) Web Services
13 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
13 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (15.79%) CSS3
14 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (23.68%) CMS
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) Node.js
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.63%) ColdFusion
5 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Photoshop
2 3 (7.89%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (5.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) SMTP
2 2 (5.26%) DNS
2 2 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (2.63%) Intranet
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) Extranet
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.26%) Axure RP
4 2 (5.26%) Grunt
5 1 (2.63%) Bower
5 1 (2.63%) gulp
5 1 (2.63%) Phing
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.63%) Subversion
5 1 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (2.63%) Ant
General
1 5 (13.16%) Marketing
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Website Developer
7 2 (5.26%) UX Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Designer
7 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Administrator
8 1 (2.63%) Games Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (97.37%) HTML
2 25 (65.79%) .NET
3 15 (39.47%) jQuery
4 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 10 (26.32%) WCF
5 10 (26.32%) HTML5
6 7 (18.42%) WinForms
6 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (15.79%) Ajax
7 6 (15.79%) Web Services
7 6 (15.79%) CSS3
8 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (10.53%) XML
9 4 (10.53%) Entity Framework
9 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
9 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (10.53%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) User Experience
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Social Media
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Xbox
5 1 (2.63%) PlayStation
5 1 (2.63%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.63%) NHS
5 1 (2.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) MVC
3 10 (26.32%) TDD
4 6 (15.79%) Scrum
4 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.16%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.16%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (10.53%) Information Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Functional Programming
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (10.53%) CRM
7 3 (7.89%) Pay per click
7 3 (7.89%) Content Management
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) Web Design
7 3 (7.89%) SEO
7 3 (7.89%) Analytics
7 3 (7.89%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (7.89%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) JavaScript
2 22 (57.89%) C#
3 11 (28.95%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
4 7 (18.42%) PHP
5 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) VBScript
7 1 (2.63%) Python
7 1 (2.63%) XAML
7 1 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.63%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.63%) Facebook
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe
3 1 (2.63%) Google