The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon 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 14 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing CSS 24 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 13.11% 2.38% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.92% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £190 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
CSS
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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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 35.52% 21.43% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 11
Average daily rate £450 £450 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £238 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Croydon region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Croydon region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 34 (94.44%) HTML
2 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
3 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (75.00%) jQuery
5 22 (61.11%) Git (software)
5 22 (61.11%) HTML5
6 21 (58.33%) CSS3
7 20 (55.56%) AngularJS
7 20 (55.56%) W3C
8 18 (50.00%) Java
9 16 (44.44%) Spring
10 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
10 15 (41.67%) Tomcat
11 14 (38.89%) MVC
11 14 (38.89%) Hibernate
12 13 (36.11%) Scrum
12 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (36.11%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (36.11%) SQL
12 13 (36.11%) Linux
12 13 (36.11%) JBoss
12 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
12 13 (36.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (36.11%) Open Source
12 13 (36.11%) REST
12 13 (36.11%) Ansible
12 13 (36.11%) User Experience
13 12 (33.33%) Backbone.js
13 12 (33.33%) Node.js
13 12 (33.33%) Ember.js

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 15 (41.67%) Tomcat
2 13 (36.11%) JBoss
3 12 (33.33%) Node.js
4 11 (30.56%) Mule
4 11 (30.56%) Apache
4 11 (30.56%) WildFly
4 11 (30.56%) Mule ESB
5 10 (27.78%) Apache TomEE
5 10 (27.78%) Tornado
5 10 (27.78%) GlassFish
5 10 (27.78%) Jetty
5 10 (27.78%) iPlanet
5 10 (27.78%) WebLogic
5 10 (27.78%) Alfresco
5 10 (27.78%) nginx
5 10 (27.78%) Confluence
6 9 (25.00%) Apache Qpid
6 9 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (13.89%) CMS
8 3 (8.33%) DNN
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Photoshop
1 7 (19.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) HTTP
2 9 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (30.56%) MySQL
2 11 (30.56%) MongoDB
2 11 (30.56%) Redis
3 9 (25.00%) Riak
3 9 (25.00%) Infinispan
3 9 (25.00%) InterSystems Cache
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.78%) HBase
6 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
3 11 (30.56%) Maven
4 10 (27.78%) JIRA
4 10 (27.78%) Selenium
4 10 (27.78%) JMeter
4 10 (27.78%) SonarQube
4 10 (27.78%) Gerrit
4 10 (27.78%) Gradle
4 10 (27.78%) Artifactory
5 9 (25.00%) JUnit
5 9 (25.00%) Mocha
6 3 (8.33%) Grunt
7 2 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (5.56%) Jasmine
7 2 (5.56%) Subversion
8 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.78%) Ant
General
1 12 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Architect
3 8 (22.22%) UI Developer
3 8 (22.22%) UI Programmer
4 7 (19.44%) Java Architect
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) User Experience Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Web Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Web Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Web Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) HTML
2 27 (75.00%) jQuery
3 22 (61.11%) HTML5
4 21 (58.33%) CSS3
5 20 (55.56%) AngularJS
6 16 (44.44%) Spring
7 14 (38.89%) Hibernate
8 13 (36.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (36.11%) REST
9 12 (33.33%) Backbone.js
9 12 (33.33%) Ember.js
10 11 (30.56%) Spring MVC
10 11 (30.56%) Struts
11 10 (27.78%) Ajax
11 10 (27.78%) OpenLaszlo
11 10 (27.78%) JDBC
11 10 (27.78%) Apache Flex
11 10 (27.78%) Memcached
11 10 (27.78%) Apache CXF
11 10 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (55.56%) W3C
2 13 (36.11%) User Experience
3 5 (13.89%) Social Media
4 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.33%) Animation
5 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) CentOS
3 9 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.78%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) MVC
3 13 (36.11%) Scrum
3 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (36.11%) Open Source
4 10 (27.78%) Validation
4 10 (27.78%) SOA
4 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
4 10 (27.78%) Microservices
5 9 (25.00%) TDD
5 9 (25.00%) Document Management
5 9 (25.00%) Data Virtualisation
5 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (22.22%) Web Design
7 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 6 (16.67%) BDD
8 5 (13.89%) Content Management
9 3 (8.33%) Information Architecture
9 3 (8.33%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
2 18 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) SQL
4 4 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.56%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby
5 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) Go
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Squid
1 10 (27.78%) Varnish
1 10 (27.78%) vCloud
2 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) Ansible
2 11 (30.56%) Salt
3 10 (27.78%) Kibana
3 10 (27.78%) Rundeck
3 10 (27.78%) logstash
3 10 (27.78%) ZABBIX
3 10 (27.78%) Puppet
4 9 (25.00%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle
1 11 (30.56%) Red Hat
2 10 (27.78%) VMware
2 10 (27.78%) Pega
2 10 (27.78%) Twitter
3 9 (25.00%) Splunk
4 3 (8.33%) SaltStack
5 2 (5.56%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.78%) hybris