The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing CSS 128 102 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.99% 7.04% 5.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.86% 29.14% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 63 49
Average daily rate
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£293 £275 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.36% +3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £408 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
CSS
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
378 350 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.58% 24.15% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 182 178
Average daily rate £320 £319 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.39% +12.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 9
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

CSS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +12 52 £350 -2.09% 52
Leicestershire +1 43 £275 +3.77% 26
Northamptonshire -16 13 £263 -30.00% 18
Derbyshire -5 7 £274 +9.50% 18
Lincolnshire +7 5 £300 - 6
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 222 (92.12%) HTML
2 206 (85.48%) JavaScript
3 125 (51.87%) HTML5
4 122 (50.62%) .NET
5 117 (48.55%) C#
6 107 (44.40%) jQuery
7 106 (43.98%) CSS3
8 102 (42.32%) ASP.NET
9 80 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
10 73 (30.29%) MVC
11 55 (22.82%) SQL Server
12 45 (18.67%) SQL
13 40 (16.60%) Responsive Web Design
14 39 (16.18%) Web Services
15 38 (15.77%) E-Commerce
15 38 (15.77%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (15.35%) AngularJS
17 35 (14.52%) Ajax
18 34 (14.11%) Scrum
19 31 (12.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 29 (12.03%) Java
21 28 (11.62%) JSON
21 28 (11.62%) Microsoft
22 25 (10.37%) VB.NET
23 24 (9.96%) Git (software)
23 24 (9.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
24 23 (9.54%) LESS
24 23 (9.54%) XML
25 22 (9.13%) Finance
25 22 (9.13%) Web Development

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (5.81%) CMS
2 11 (4.56%) WordPress
3 10 (4.15%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.90%) Node.js
4 7 (2.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (2.49%) IIS
6 5 (2.07%) JBoss
6 5 (2.07%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.66%) Drupal
7 4 (1.66%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.24%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.24%) Moodle
9 2 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.83%) Apache
9 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (5.81%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.07%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (3.73%) Magento
2 2 (0.83%) Tridion
3 1 (0.41%) Exstream
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.15%) Google Analytics
2 8 (3.32%) SaaS
3 4 (1.66%) Office 365
4 1 (0.41%) GitHub
4 1 (0.41%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.73%) Internet
2 7 (2.90%) Intranet
3 6 (2.49%) SMS
4 4 (1.66%) DNS
4 4 (1.66%) Extranet
5 3 (1.24%) SSL
5 3 (1.24%) DMZ
6 2 (0.83%) RTP
6 2 (0.83%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.41%) H.323
7 1 (0.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (22.82%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.39%) MySQL
4 11 (4.56%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.73%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.49%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.66%) Redis
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.41%) MS Access
10 1 (0.41%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.41%) Informix
Development Applications
1 24 (9.96%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.47%) Grunt
3 17 (7.05%) Visual Studio
4 14 (5.81%) Bower
5 10 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.73%) Subversion
7 8 (3.32%) gulp
8 7 (2.90%) Selenium
9 6 (2.49%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.07%) JUnit
10 5 (2.07%) JIRA
10 5 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (1.66%) Yeoman
11 4 (1.66%) NeoLoad
11 4 (1.66%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.66%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.66%) Ant
12 3 (1.24%) NUnit
13 2 (0.83%) QUnit
13 2 (0.83%) Jasmine
General
1 22 (9.13%) Finance
2 17 (7.05%) Marketing
3 11 (4.56%) Retail
4 3 (1.24%) Banking
4 3 (1.24%) Advertising
5 2 (0.83%) French Language
5 2 (0.83%) German Language
5 2 (0.83%) Italian Language
5 2 (0.83%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.41%) Publishing
6 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 203 (84.23%) Developer
2 76 (31.54%) .NET Developer
3 43 (17.84%) C# Developer
4 42 (17.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (15.77%) Web Developer
6 36 (14.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (12.03%) Front-End Developer
8 26 (10.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (6.64%) Java Developer
10 14 (5.81%) UI Developer
11 13 (5.39%) UI Programmer
12 11 (4.56%) Front-End Web Developer
12 11 (4.56%) VB.NET Developer
12 11 (4.56%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.32%) Analyst
13 8 (3.32%) JavaScript Developer
13 8 (3.32%) Designer
14 7 (2.90%) PHP Developer
15 6 (2.49%) Software Developer
15 6 (2.49%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (92.12%) HTML
2 125 (51.87%) HTML5
3 122 (50.62%) .NET
4 107 (44.40%) jQuery
5 106 (43.98%) CSS3
6 102 (42.32%) ASP.NET
7 39 (16.18%) Web Services
8 38 (15.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (15.35%) AngularJS
10 35 (14.52%) Ajax
11 31 (12.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 28 (11.62%) JSON
13 24 (9.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 23 (9.54%) LESS
14 23 (9.54%) XML
15 22 (9.13%) Backbone.js
16 19 (7.88%) REST
16 19 (7.88%) SOAP
16 19 (7.88%) WCF
17 16 (6.64%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.13%) User Experience
2 16 (6.64%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.07%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.24%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.83%) Social Media
6 2 (0.83%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.41%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.41%) EPoS
7 1 (0.41%) W3C
7 1 (0.41%) GIS
7 1 (0.41%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.22%) Windows
2 10 (4.15%) Android
3 6 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (2.49%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.07%) Linux
5 3 (1.24%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.24%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.24%) UNIX
5 3 (1.24%) Windows Vista
5 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.83%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (30.29%) MVC
3 40 (16.60%) Responsive Web Design
4 38 (15.77%) E-Commerce
5 34 (14.11%) Scrum
6 22 (9.13%) Web Development
7 18 (7.47%) Web Design
7 18 (7.47%) OO
7 18 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (7.05%) TDD
9 15 (6.22%) Unit Testing
10 12 (4.98%) SDLC
11 11 (4.56%) Progressive Enhancement
11 11 (4.56%) Analytics
12 9 (3.73%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (3.73%) Mentoring
12 9 (3.73%) Waterfall
12 9 (3.73%) BDD
13 7 (2.90%) Android Development
13 7 (2.90%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 206 (85.48%) JavaScript
2 117 (48.55%) C#
3 45 (18.67%) SQL
4 29 (12.03%) Java
5 25 (10.37%) VB.NET
6 19 (7.88%) PHP
7 12 (4.98%) VB
8 7 (2.90%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.49%) C++
9 6 (2.49%) VBA
9 6 (2.49%) VB6
10 5 (2.07%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.66%) PHP5
12 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.83%) Python
13 1 (0.41%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.41%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 10 (4.15%) Degree
2 3 (1.24%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.83%) HND
3 2 (0.83%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.83%) OCMJD
4 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.66%) Pingdom
2 3 (1.24%) WSUS
2 3 (1.24%) SCCM
3 2 (0.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (11.62%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.22%) Google
3 14 (5.81%) Adobe
4 11 (4.56%) Oracle
5 7 (2.90%) Twitter
6 5 (2.07%) Zend
7 4 (1.66%) hybris
7 4 (1.66%) New Relic
8 3 (1.24%) Endeca
8 3 (1.24%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.24%) Sophos
9 2 (0.83%) Sun
10 1 (0.41%) HP
10 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.41%) Perforce
10 1 (0.41%) SAP
10 1 (0.41%) IBM
10 1 (0.41%) Callidus
Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Derbyshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Derby
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £30000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago