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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 10 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS 24 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 9.68% 7.14% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.29% 32.00% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 1
Average daily rate £406 £363 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +141.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
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
68 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 27.42% 22.32% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 15 12
Average daily rate £400 £375 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 14 February 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 14 February 2016, 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 (97.14%) HTML
2 32 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 20 (57.14%) HTML5
4 15 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 15 (42.86%) Java
5 13 (37.14%) TDD
5 13 (37.14%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (37.14%) CSS3
6 12 (34.29%) Node.js
6 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
7 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 9 (25.71%) RESTful
8 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
8 9 (25.71%) jQuery
9 8 (22.86%) Web Services
9 8 (22.86%) BDD
10 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
10 7 (20.00%) Sass
10 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (20.00%) W3C
10 7 (20.00%) WildFly
10 7 (20.00%) Front End Development
11 6 (17.14%) SonarQube
11 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
11 6 (17.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
11 6 (17.14%) JMeter
11 6 (17.14%) J2EE
11 6 (17.14%) Rapid Prototyping

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 12 (34.29%) Node.js
2 7 (20.00%) WildFly
3 4 (11.43%) Alfresco
3 4 (11.43%) Confluence
3 4 (11.43%) Mule
3 4 (11.43%) Mule ESB
4 3 (8.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (8.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) GitHub
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) DNS
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
1 4 (11.43%) HTTP
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
1 4 (11.43%) Reverse Proxy
1 4 (11.43%) SSL
1 4 (11.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.57%) MySQL
5 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) Gerrit
2 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.14%) JIRA
2 6 (17.14%) JMeter
2 6 (17.14%) Selenium
2 6 (17.14%) SonarQube
3 5 (14.29%) Grunt
4 4 (11.43%) Artifactory
4 4 (11.43%) Gitweb
4 4 (11.43%) Gradle
4 4 (11.43%) Jasmine
4 4 (11.43%) Maven
5 2 (5.71%) Bower
5 2 (5.71%) gulp
5 2 (5.71%) JUnit
5 2 (5.71%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (5.71%) Protractor
6 1 (2.86%) Subversion
6 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Local Government
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Designer
3 7 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Interaction Designer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (8.57%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Angular Developer
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (97.14%) HTML
2 20 (57.14%) HTML5
3 13 (37.14%) CSS3
4 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
5 9 (25.71%) jQuery
5 9 (25.71%) RESTful
6 8 (22.86%) Web Services
7 7 (20.00%) Sass
8 6 (17.14%) J2EE
8 6 (17.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (14.29%) REST
10 4 (11.43%) Ajax
10 4 (11.43%) Apache Cordova
10 4 (11.43%) Drools
10 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
10 4 (11.43%) Java SE
10 4 (11.43%) Spring
11 3 (8.57%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (8.57%) Apache Camel
11 3 (8.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) W3C
2 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Animation
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) CentOS
3 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) TDD
3 8 (22.86%) BDD
4 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (17.14%) OWASP
5 6 (17.14%) Rapid Prototyping
6 5 (14.29%) CQRS
6 5 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 5 (14.29%) Microservices
7 4 (11.43%) OO
7 4 (11.43%) Open Source
7 4 (11.43%) Scrum
7 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.43%) Time Management
8 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (8.57%) Web Design
8 3 (8.57%) Web Development
8 3 (8.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 15 (42.86%) Java
3 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.57%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) Go
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Ansible
1 4 (11.43%) Kibana
1 4 (11.43%) logstash
1 4 (11.43%) Rundeck
1 4 (11.43%) Salt
1 4 (11.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
1 4 (11.43%) Twitter
1 4 (11.43%) VMware
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
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