The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 35 24 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 12.15% 13.11% 2.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.41% 36.92% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 1
Median daily rate £400 £375 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +97.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -
CSS
London

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
108 65 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 37.50% 35.52% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 33 13
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for CSS.

1 64 (95.52%) HTML
2 52 (77.61%) JavaScript
2 52 (77.61%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (49.25%) Java
4 31 (46.27%) HTML5
5 28 (41.79%) AngularJS
6 25 (37.31%) Security Cleared
7 24 (35.82%) Front End Development
8 21 (31.34%) REST
8 21 (31.34%) Git (software)
9 18 (26.87%) SC Cleared
9 18 (26.87%) HTTP
9 18 (26.87%) Scrum
10 15 (22.39%) jQuery
10 15 (22.39%) Web Development
10 15 (22.39%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (22.39%) Node.js
10 15 (22.39%) User Experience
11 14 (20.90%) CSS3
12 13 (19.40%) Sass
12 13 (19.40%) Tomcat
12 13 (19.40%) Web Services
12 13 (19.40%) TDD
13 12 (17.91%) Subversion
13 12 (17.91%) Maven
13 12 (17.91%) Linux
13 12 (17.91%) MySQL
13 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
14 11 (16.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (16.42%) SQL

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (19.40%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.93%) JBoss
3 9 (13.43%) Apache
4 8 (11.94%) IIS
4 8 (11.94%) WebLogic
4 8 (11.94%) WebSphere
5 5 (7.46%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.99%) WildFly
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.46%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) GitHub
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.87%) HTTP
2 2 (2.99%) DNS
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (17.91%) MySQL
3 8 (11.94%) DB2
3 8 (11.94%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.97%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.49%) QlikView
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (31.34%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.91%) Maven
2 12 (17.91%) Subversion
3 9 (13.43%) JIRA
3 9 (13.43%) JUnit
3 9 (13.43%) Selenium
4 8 (11.94%) Ant
4 8 (11.94%) Gerrit
4 8 (11.94%) Grunt
4 8 (11.94%) JMeter
4 8 (11.94%) SoapUI
4 8 (11.94%) SonarQube
4 8 (11.94%) Toad
5 4 (5.97%) Gradle
5 4 (5.97%) gulp
6 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.99%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.49%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.49%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.49%) MSBuild
General
1 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.97%) Local Government
3 2 (2.99%) Finance
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (68.66%) Developer
2 17 (25.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (13.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (13.43%) UI Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Tester
6 6 (8.96%) Angular Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Automation Tester
7 5 (7.46%) Designer
7 5 (7.46%) Technical Leader
7 5 (7.46%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.97%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.97%) UI/UX Developer
8 4 (5.97%) UX Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (4.48%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.99%) HTML Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (95.52%) HTML
2 31 (46.27%) HTML5
3 28 (41.79%) AngularJS
4 21 (31.34%) REST
5 15 (22.39%) jQuery
5 15 (22.39%) Node.js
6 14 (20.90%) CSS3
7 13 (19.40%) Sass
7 13 (19.40%) Web Services
8 11 (16.42%) Ajax
8 11 (16.42%) Spring
8 11 (16.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (14.93%) RESTful
10 8 (11.94%) LAMP
10 8 (11.94%) SailPoint
10 8 (11.94%) XHTML
11 6 (8.96%) Java EE
11 6 (8.96%) Java SE
12 5 (7.46%) JavaFX
12 5 (7.46%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) User Experience
2 6 (8.96%) W3C
3 4 (5.97%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Linux
2 8 (11.94%) Solaris
2 8 (11.94%) Windows
3 4 (5.97%) Mac OS X
3 4 (5.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (77.61%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.82%) Front End Development
3 18 (26.87%) Scrum
4 15 (22.39%) Web Development
5 13 (19.40%) TDD
6 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
7 9 (13.43%) Defect Tracking
7 9 (13.43%) Wireframes
8 8 (11.94%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (11.94%) Microservices
8 8 (11.94%) MVC
8 8 (11.94%) Performance Testing
8 8 (11.94%) Usability Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Functional Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Integration Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Prototyping
9 7 (10.45%) Regression Testing
9 7 (10.45%) System Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Web Design
10 6 (8.96%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 52 (77.61%) JavaScript
2 33 (49.25%) Java
3 11 (16.42%) Python
3 11 (16.42%) Ruby
3 11 (16.42%) SQL
4 8 (11.94%) Perl
5 6 (8.96%) Scala
6 4 (5.97%) PHP
7 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.99%) C#
9 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (37.31%) Security Cleared
2 18 (26.87%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (5.97%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) ForgeRock
1 8 (11.94%) IBM
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle
2 5 (7.46%) Twitter
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) Adobe