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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing CSS 126 86 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.04% 5.96% 7.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.10% 28.48% 34.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 52 75
Average daily rate £325 £306 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £399 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
Average hourly rate £18.50 - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
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
433 302 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.63% 20.91% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 159 188
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -52.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.50 £37.50
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 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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 43 £300 +9.09% 33
Nottinghamshire +5 33 £325 +8.33% 45
Northamptonshire +16 22 £350 +7.69% 31
Lincolnshire +1 8 £275 +10.00% 13
Derbyshire -19 6 £263 -4.54% 11
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 209 (96.31%) HTML
2 183 (84.33%) JavaScript
3 110 (50.69%) HTML5
4 93 (42.86%) CSS3
5 91 (41.94%) jQuery
5 91 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (40.55%) C#
7 87 (40.09%) .NET
8 78 (35.94%) MVC
9 69 (31.80%) ASP.NET
10 64 (29.49%) AngularJS
11 56 (25.81%) SQL Server
12 50 (23.04%) SQL
12 50 (23.04%) Front End Development
13 48 (22.12%) Ajax
14 44 (20.28%) E-Commerce
15 43 (19.82%) Java
15 43 (19.82%) Web Services
16 36 (16.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 35 (16.13%) JSON
18 32 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
19 29 (13.36%) WCF
19 29 (13.36%) Scrum
20 28 (12.90%) Retail
20 28 (12.90%) Eclipse
20 28 (12.90%) Mobile App
21 27 (12.44%) User Experience
22 26 (11.98%) PHP
23 25 (11.52%) J2EE
24 24 (11.06%) Sass

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 22 (10.14%) JBoss
2 13 (5.99%) Node.js
3 6 (2.76%) Drupal
4 5 (2.30%) CMS
4 5 (2.30%) NServiceBus
5 4 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.84%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.38%) DNN
6 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.92%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.92%) IIS
7 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.92%) WordPress
8 1 (0.46%) Confluence
8 1 (0.46%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.46%) Kentico
8 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (4.61%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.46%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.46%) MS Project
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) BigMachines
1 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.92%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.46%) Magento
2 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.07%) SaaS
2 7 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.76%) Force.com
4 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.92%) GitHub
5 2 (0.92%) IaaS
5 2 (0.92%) PaaS
6 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) Internet
1 1 (0.46%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.76%) MySQL
3 12 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.30%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.46%) GIS
8 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (12.90%) Eclipse
2 21 (9.68%) Ant
3 16 (7.37%) Visual Studio
4 14 (6.45%) Git (software)
5 9 (4.15%) Subversion
5 9 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.23%) gulp
7 6 (2.76%) Selenium
8 4 (1.84%) JIRA
9 3 (1.38%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.38%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.38%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.92%) CasperJS
10 2 (0.92%) Clang
10 2 (0.92%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.92%) Grunt
10 2 (0.92%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.92%) JUnit
10 2 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (0.92%) webpack
General
1 28 (12.90%) Retail
2 12 (5.53%) Marketing
3 6 (2.76%) Finance
4 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.92%) Front Office
4 2 (0.92%) Games
4 2 (0.92%) Publishing
5 1 (0.46%) Billing
5 1 (0.46%) Electronics
5 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 194 (89.40%) Developer
2 54 (24.88%) .NET Developer
3 46 (21.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 46 (21.20%) Web Developer
4 40 (18.43%) C# Developer
5 32 (14.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (13.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 25 (11.52%) ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (11.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 23 (10.60%) UI Developer
10 21 (9.68%) Java Developer
11 16 (7.37%) Mobile Developer
12 15 (6.91%) Mobile Web Developer
12 15 (6.91%) PHP Developer
13 14 (6.45%) HTML Developer
13 14 (6.45%) SQL Developer
14 13 (5.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (5.53%) Angular Developer
15 12 (5.53%) C# WCF Developer
15 12 (5.53%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (96.31%) HTML
2 110 (50.69%) HTML5
3 93 (42.86%) CSS3
4 91 (41.94%) jQuery
5 87 (40.09%) .NET
6 69 (31.80%) ASP.NET
7 64 (29.49%) AngularJS
8 48 (22.12%) Ajax
9 43 (19.82%) Web Services
10 36 (16.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 35 (16.13%) JSON
12 32 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (13.36%) WCF
14 25 (11.52%) J2EE
15 24 (11.06%) Sass
16 23 (10.60%) XML
17 22 (10.14%) JSP
18 20 (9.22%) JSF
18 20 (9.22%) RichFaces
19 15 (6.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.90%) Mobile App
2 27 (12.44%) User Experience
3 9 (4.15%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.38%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.38%) W3C
5 2 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.92%) iPad
5 2 (0.92%) iPhone
5 2 (0.92%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.92%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.46%) Blog
6 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.46%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.46%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.46%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.30%) Linux
2 4 (1.84%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.92%) Windows
4 1 (0.46%) Android
4 1 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (35.94%) MVC
3 50 (23.04%) Front End Development
4 44 (20.28%) E-Commerce
5 29 (13.36%) Scrum
6 23 (10.60%) Web Development
7 21 (9.68%) OO
7 21 (9.68%) TDD
8 19 (8.76%) Mobile Development
9 17 (7.83%) B2C
10 15 (6.91%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (6.45%) Workflow
12 11 (5.07%) Unit Testing
12 11 (5.07%) Web Design
13 9 (4.15%) ITIL
13 9 (4.15%) SOA
14 8 (3.69%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (3.69%) ETL
15 7 (3.23%) Change Management
15 7 (3.23%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 183 (84.33%) JavaScript
2 88 (40.55%) C#
3 50 (23.04%) SQL
4 43 (19.82%) Java
5 26 (11.98%) PHP
6 16 (7.37%) PL/SQL
7 14 (6.45%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.69%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.23%) Apex Code
10 6 (2.76%) Python
11 5 (2.30%) VB
12 3 (1.38%) Ruby
13 2 (0.92%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.92%) IronPython
13 2 (0.92%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.92%) Perl
13 2 (0.92%) Scala
13 2 (0.92%) VB6
14 1 (0.46%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (1.84%) Degree
2 2 (0.92%) HND
3 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.84%) QA
2 2 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (6.45%) Oracle
2 10 (4.61%) Adobe
3 9 (4.15%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.69%) Informatica
5 7 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.30%) SAP
7 3 (1.38%) hybris
8 2 (0.92%) Endeca
8 2 (0.92%) HP
8 2 (0.92%) Kony
8 2 (0.92%) Siebel
8 2 (0.92%) Twitter
8 2 (0.92%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.92%) Zend
9 1 (0.46%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.46%) Facebook
9 1 (0.46%) Google
9 1 (0.46%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.46%) Sitecore
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
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