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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing CSS 112 99 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.50% 6.13% 4.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.37% 23.68% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 68 51
Average daily rate
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£275 £265 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £350 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
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
357 418 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.90% 25.87% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 218 142
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £212 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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
Leicestershire +9 49 £275 -4.34% 33
Northamptonshire +16 31 £370 +47.80% 33
Nottinghamshire +9 20 £263 -7.07% 24
Derbyshire -1 9 £256 -3.30% 10
Lincolnshire +5 2 - - 5
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 204 (91.48%) HTML
2 170 (76.23%) JavaScript
3 118 (52.91%) jQuery
4 107 (47.98%) C#
5 105 (47.09%) .NET
6 99 (44.39%) HTML5
7 88 (39.46%) CSS3
8 79 (35.43%) MVC
9 67 (30.04%) ASP.NET
10 50 (22.42%) Ajax
11 47 (21.08%) SQL Server
12 45 (20.18%) PHP
13 43 (19.28%) SQL
14 33 (14.80%) OO
14 33 (14.80%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (14.35%) Photoshop
16 30 (13.45%) XML
16 30 (13.45%) WCF
17 29 (13.00%) MySQL
17 29 (13.00%) Mobile App
18 28 (12.56%) Responsive Web Design
19 27 (12.11%) Web Design
20 26 (11.66%) JSON
20 26 (11.66%) Agile Software Development
21 24 (10.76%) Sass
21 24 (10.76%) E-Commerce
22 23 (10.31%) REST
23 22 (9.87%) Finance
24 21 (9.42%) XHTML
24 21 (9.42%) Java

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (6.28%) CMS
2 13 (5.83%) WordPress
3 8 (3.59%) IIS
4 6 (2.69%) Drupal
5 4 (1.79%) Apache
5 4 (1.79%) Node.js
5 4 (1.79%) NServiceBus
6 3 (1.35%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (1.35%) ExpressionEngine
6 3 (1.35%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.90%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.45%) nginx
8 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.45%) Moodle
8 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.45%) Jetty
8 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (14.35%) Photoshop
2 18 (8.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.24%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.35%) InDesign
4 3 (1.35%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.93%) Magento
2 3 (1.35%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.90%) Tridion
4 1 (0.45%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.24%) Internet
2 3 (1.35%) Intranet
3 1 (0.45%) HTTP
3 1 (0.45%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (21.08%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.00%) MySQL
3 18 (8.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.04%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.79%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.79%) OLAP
6 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.45%) DB2
9 1 (0.45%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (8.07%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.73%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.73%) Subversion
3 5 (2.24%) JUnit
4 4 (1.79%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.79%) Maven
4 4 (1.79%) JIRA
5 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Blend
5 3 (1.35%) JSUnit
5 3 (1.35%) NUnit
5 3 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.35%) Grunt
5 3 (1.35%) Yeoman
5 3 (1.35%) Bower
6 2 (0.90%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.90%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (0.90%) Moq
6 2 (0.90%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.90%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.90%) CruiseControl
General
1 22 (9.87%) Finance
2 10 (4.48%) Marketing
3 9 (4.04%) Retail
4 7 (3.14%) Banking
5 3 (1.35%) Publishing
6 1 (0.45%) Local Government
6 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.45%) Electronics
6 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 197 (88.34%) Developer
2 60 (26.91%) .NET Developer
3 56 (25.11%) C# Developer
3 56 (25.11%) Web Developer
4 38 (17.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (15.25%) Front-End Developer
6 33 (14.80%) ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (13.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (11.21%) Designer
8 25 (11.21%) PHP Developer
9 17 (7.62%) Front-End Web Developer
10 13 (5.83%) C# Web Developer
11 12 (5.38%) Applications Developer
12 11 (4.93%) Magento Developer
13 10 (4.48%) Software Developer
14 9 (4.04%) .NET Web Developer
14 9 (4.04%) Digital Designer
15 8 (3.59%) UI Developer
15 8 (3.59%) Web Applications Developer
15 8 (3.59%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (91.48%) HTML
2 118 (52.91%) jQuery
3 105 (47.09%) .NET
4 99 (44.39%) HTML5
5 88 (39.46%) CSS3
6 67 (30.04%) ASP.NET
7 50 (22.42%) Ajax
8 33 (14.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 30 (13.45%) WCF
9 30 (13.45%) XML
10 26 (11.66%) JSON
11 24 (10.76%) Sass
12 23 (10.31%) REST
13 21 (9.42%) XHTML
14 20 (8.97%) Web Services
15 16 (7.17%) .NET Framework
16 14 (6.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 13 (5.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 12 (5.38%) AngularJS
18 12 (5.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (1.35%) Social Media
2 3 (1.35%) Digital Media
2 3 (1.35%) N-Tier
2 3 (1.35%) Animation
3 2 (0.90%) RIA
3 2 (0.90%) Open Source
4 1 (0.45%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.45%) DTV
4 1 (0.45%) GIS
4 1 (0.45%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.45%) Web 2.0
4 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.45%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.45%) New Media
4 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.48%) Apple iOS
2 8 (3.59%) Android
2 8 (3.59%) Linux
3 6 (2.69%) Windows
4 3 (1.35%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (35.43%) MVC
2 33 (14.80%) OO
3 28 (12.56%) Responsive Web Design
4 27 (12.11%) Web Design
5 26 (11.66%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (10.76%) E-Commerce
7 21 (9.42%) Web Development
8 20 (8.97%) TDD
9 17 (7.62%) Unit Testing
10 16 (7.17%) Mobile Application Development
11 14 (6.28%) Scrum
12 13 (5.83%) OOP
13 8 (3.59%) Waterfall
14 7 (3.14%) UML
15 6 (2.69%) SOA
16 5 (2.24%) OOD
16 5 (2.24%) SEO
16 5 (2.24%) Continuous Integration
17 4 (1.79%) Kanban
17 4 (1.79%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 170 (76.23%) JavaScript
2 107 (47.98%) C#
3 45 (20.18%) PHP
4 43 (19.28%) SQL
5 21 (9.42%) Java
6 11 (4.93%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.24%) PHP5
8 4 (1.79%) ActionScript 3.0
8 4 (1.79%) ActionScript
8 4 (1.79%) Ruby
9 3 (1.35%) XAML
9 3 (1.35%) ActionScript 2.0
9 3 (1.35%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.90%) VB
11 1 (0.45%) Perl
11 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (1.35%) Degree
2 2 (0.90%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.69%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (8.97%) Adobe
2 15 (6.73%) Zend
3 13 (5.83%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.83%) Oracle
4 6 (2.69%) Twitter
5 5 (2.24%) SAP
5 5 (2.24%) Facebook
6 4 (1.79%) Telerik
7 3 (1.35%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.35%) DoubleClick
7 3 (1.35%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.90%) Google
8 2 (0.90%) IBM
9 1 (0.45%) Apple
9 1 (0.45%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.45%) Alterian
9 1 (0.45%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.45%) hybris
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