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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 25 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.14% 6.86% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 33.33% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Average daily rate
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£355 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.71% -8.57%
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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
39 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 27.86% 20.59% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 8
Average daily rate £375 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) Ruby
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (18.18%) Ansible
6 2 (18.18%) Flask
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Puppet

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) Behat
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) PHPUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) AWS Developer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) CSS3
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Flask
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET
4 1 (9.09%) Sass
4 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) SEO
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Web Usability
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Python
1 6 (54.55%) Ruby
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Scala
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Salt
2 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
2 1 (9.09%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore