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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 138 113 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.43% 7.46% 6.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.67% 29.74% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 69 68
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £196 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £423 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Average hourly rate £8.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
450 380 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.49% 25.08% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 214 220
Average daily rate £340 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 14
Average hourly rate £8.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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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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 +8 49 £360 +37.14% 56
Leicestershire -3 41 £280 +1.81% 26
Northamptonshire -15 16 £353 -4.60% 18
Derbyshire +4 13 £320 +24.87% 19
Lincolnshire +7 5 £238 - 9
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 233 (95.10%) HTML
2 212 (86.53%) JavaScript
3 124 (50.61%) .NET
3 124 (50.61%) HTML5
4 120 (48.98%) C#
5 112 (45.71%) jQuery
6 103 (42.04%) CSS3
7 102 (41.63%) ASP.NET
8 83 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
9 81 (33.06%) MVC
10 57 (23.27%) SQL
11 54 (22.04%) SQL Server
12 43 (17.55%) E-Commerce
12 43 (17.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 38 (15.51%) Web Services
14 35 (14.29%) AngularJS
15 34 (13.88%) Java
16 33 (13.47%) Scrum
16 33 (13.47%) Responsive Web Design
17 30 (12.24%) Ajax
18 29 (11.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 27 (11.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 26 (10.61%) Web Development
20 26 (10.61%) Microsoft
21 25 (10.20%) VB.NET
21 25 (10.20%) WCF
21 25 (10.20%) User Experience
22 24 (9.80%) JSON
23 23 (9.39%) LESS
24 22 (8.98%) Git (software)

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (5.31%) CMS
2 10 (4.08%) WordPress
3 9 (3.67%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.67%) JBoss
4 7 (2.86%) IIS
4 7 (2.86%) Drupal
4 7 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (2.45%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.04%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.63%) Node.js
8 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.41%) Confluence
10 1 (0.41%) Apache
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.41%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.41%) DNN
Applications
1 11 (4.49%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.63%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) MS Project
4 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (3.67%) Magento
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.41%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.08%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.04%) SaaS
2 5 (2.04%) Office 365
3 1 (0.41%) CallidusCloud
3 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.67%) Internet
2 7 (2.86%) Intranet
3 6 (2.45%) SMS
4 4 (1.63%) Extranet
5 1 (0.41%) RTP
5 1 (0.41%) H.323
5 1 (0.41%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.41%) HTTP
5 1 (0.41%) DNS
5 1 (0.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (22.04%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.12%) MySQL
4 11 (4.49%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (3.67%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.86%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.63%) Redis
10 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.41%) MS Access
12 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (8.98%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.94%) Visual Studio
3 15 (6.12%) Grunt
4 12 (4.90%) Eclipse
5 11 (4.49%) Bower
6 9 (3.67%) Subversion
7 8 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (3.27%) Selenium
8 7 (2.86%) Ant
9 6 (2.45%) JIRA
10 5 (2.04%) JUnit
10 5 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (2.04%) gulp
10 5 (2.04%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.63%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.63%) NeoLoad
12 3 (1.22%) Checkstyle
12 3 (1.22%) QUnit
13 2 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
13 2 (0.82%) Oracle Developer 2000
General
1 20 (8.16%) Marketing
2 16 (6.53%) Finance
3 10 (4.08%) Retail
4 2 (0.82%) Advertising
4 2 (0.82%) Publishing
4 2 (0.82%) Banking
5 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.41%) Front Office
5 1 (0.41%) Electronics
5 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 211 (86.12%) Developer
2 73 (29.80%) .NET Developer
3 45 (18.37%) Web Developer
4 39 (15.92%) C# Developer
5 38 (15.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
7 29 (11.84%) ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (7.35%) Java Developer
10 16 (6.53%) UI Developer
11 14 (5.71%) UI Programmer
12 12 (4.90%) VB.NET Developer
13 11 (4.49%) Front-End Web Developer
14 10 (4.08%) Senior Developer
14 10 (4.08%) Designer
15 7 (2.86%) Lead Developer
16 6 (2.45%) Applications Developer
16 6 (2.45%) Technical Support
16 6 (2.45%) Analyst
16 6 (2.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (95.10%) HTML
2 124 (50.61%) .NET
2 124 (50.61%) HTML5
3 112 (45.71%) jQuery
4 103 (42.04%) CSS3
5 102 (41.63%) ASP.NET
6 43 (17.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (15.51%) Web Services
8 35 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 30 (12.24%) Ajax
10 29 (11.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 27 (11.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 25 (10.20%) WCF
13 24 (9.80%) JSON
14 23 (9.39%) LESS
15 17 (6.94%) Backbone.js
15 17 (6.94%) REST
15 17 (6.94%) .NET Framework
16 16 (6.53%) XML
17 13 (5.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.20%) User Experience
2 11 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.67%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.45%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.22%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.82%) W3C
6 2 (0.82%) GIS
6 2 (0.82%) Graphic Design
6 2 (0.82%) Social Media
7 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.41%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.41%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.41%) DTV
7 1 (0.41%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.08%) Windows
2 8 (3.27%) Android
3 7 (2.86%) Linux
4 6 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.45%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.22%) UNIX
6 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (33.06%) MVC
3 43 (17.55%) E-Commerce
4 33 (13.47%) Scrum
4 33 (13.47%) Responsive Web Design
5 26 (10.61%) Web Development
6 19 (7.76%) TDD
6 19 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (6.94%) Web Design
8 16 (6.53%) Unit Testing
9 15 (6.12%) OO
10 13 (5.31%) SDLC
11 10 (4.08%) Mentoring
11 10 (4.08%) Analytics
11 10 (4.08%) BDD
12 9 (3.67%) Waterfall
12 9 (3.67%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (3.27%) Progressive Enhancement
13 8 (3.27%) SOA
14 7 (2.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 212 (86.53%) JavaScript
2 120 (48.98%) C#
3 57 (23.27%) SQL
4 34 (13.88%) Java
5 25 (10.20%) VB.NET
6 21 (8.57%) PHP
7 11 (4.49%) VB
8 9 (3.67%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.86%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.45%) VBA
10 6 (2.45%) VB6
11 5 (2.04%) C++
12 3 (1.22%) PHP5
13 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.41%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.41%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.41%) Python
14 1 (0.41%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (3.67%) Degree
2 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.82%) HND
3 2 (0.82%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.82%) OCMJD
4 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.63%) Pingdom
2 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.53%) Google
3 11 (4.49%) Adobe
4 9 (3.67%) Oracle
5 7 (2.86%) hybris
6 5 (2.04%) Endeca
7 4 (1.63%) Twitter
7 4 (1.63%) New Relic
7 4 (1.63%) Zend
8 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.82%) Sun
9 1 (0.41%) Informatica
9 1 (0.41%) SAP
9 1 (0.41%) Siebel
9 1 (0.41%) IBM
9 1 (0.41%) Perforce
9 1 (0.41%) Callidus
9 1 (0.41%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.41%) Facebook
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