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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 17 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.40% 3.46% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 16.36% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Average daily rate
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£329 £275 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.54% -6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £231 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £275 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £33.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +18.91%
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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
102 55 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 32.38% 21.15% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 31 21
Average daily rate £375 £275 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £209 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.35 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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
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 21 November 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 38 (90.48%) HTML
2 37 (88.10%) JavaScript
3 26 (61.90%) jQuery
4 24 (57.14%) .NET
5 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET
6 21 (50.00%) CSS3
7 18 (42.86%) C#
7 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 16 (38.10%) MVC
9 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
9 13 (30.95%) TDD
10 12 (28.57%) Ajax
10 12 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 11 (26.19%) Semantic HTML
11 11 (26.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
12 10 (23.81%) HTTP
12 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (23.81%) HTML5
12 10 (23.81%) Functional Programming
12 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
13 7 (16.67%) SQL
14 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
15 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
16 4 (9.52%) Project Management
16 4 (9.52%) VB.NET

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (9.52%) CMS
3 3 (7.14%) Node.js
4 1 (2.38%) ColdFusion
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.38%) Drupal
4 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
1 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) Intranet
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.38%) NUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.38%) Moq
4 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.38%) NBehave
General
1 3 (7.14%) Automotive
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (88.10%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) C# Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Designer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Programmer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Designer
8 1 (2.38%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Umbraco Developer
8 1 (2.38%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.38%) Magento Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (90.48%) HTML
2 26 (61.90%) jQuery
3 24 (57.14%) .NET
4 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET
5 21 (50.00%) CSS3
6 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (28.57%) Ajax
7 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 11 (26.19%) Semantic HTML
8 11 (26.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
9 10 (23.81%) HTML5
10 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 4 (9.52%) WCF
12 3 (7.14%) WPF
12 3 (7.14%) Web Services
12 3 (7.14%) RESTful
13 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
13 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) NHS
2 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) MVC
2 13 (30.95%) TDD
3 12 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (23.81%) Functional Programming
4 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (9.52%) Project Management
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.76%) Scrum
7 2 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) Web Development
8 1 (2.38%) Web Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.38%) Android Development
8 1 (2.38%) Coaching
8 1 (2.38%) Web Design
8 1 (2.38%) Migration
8 1 (2.38%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (88.10%) JavaScript
2 18 (42.86%) C#
3 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
4 7 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) PHP
5 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.76%) VB
6 2 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) VBScript
7 1 (2.38%) VBA
7 1 (2.38%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Capita
2 2 (4.76%) Google
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) IBM