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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 22 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing CSS 109 107 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.69% 7.24% 5.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.25% 26.35% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 71 27
Average daily rate
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£290 £290 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.54 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -8.57%
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
400 406 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.54% 27.49% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 213 154
Average daily rate £320 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +6.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 2 June 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 2 June 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
Leicestershire +5 40 £285 +7.54% 27
Nottinghamshire -12 27 £305 -6.15% 38
Northamptonshire +5 22 £315 +12.00% 24
Derbyshire -9 9 £294 +1.29% 12
Lincolnshire +4 3 £300 - 13
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 181 (90.50%) HTML
2 170 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 96 (48.00%) HTML5
4 95 (47.50%) jQuery
5 86 (43.00%) C#
6 85 (42.50%) .NET
7 81 (40.50%) CSS3
8 71 (35.50%) ASP.NET
9 49 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (24.00%) MVC
11 46 (23.00%) Java
11 46 (23.00%) Ajax
12 38 (19.00%) SQL Server
13 34 (17.00%) JSON
14 31 (15.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 29 (14.50%) Web Services
15 29 (14.50%) SQL
16 26 (13.00%) XML
16 26 (13.00%) E-Commerce
16 26 (13.00%) LESS
17 23 (11.50%) Adobe
18 22 (11.00%) Git (software)
18 22 (11.00%) Finance
18 22 (11.00%) Backbone.js
19 21 (10.50%) Sass
19 21 (10.50%) Responsive Web Design
19 21 (10.50%) Mobile App
19 21 (10.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 21 (10.50%) Photoshop
20 20 (10.00%) Web Design

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 10 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (4.50%) CMS
3 8 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.00%) WordPress
3 8 (4.00%) Node.js
4 7 (3.50%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.00%) Drupal
6 5 (2.50%) Liferay
6 5 (2.50%) JBoss
6 5 (2.50%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.50%) NetWeaver
7 4 (2.00%) IIS
7 4 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.00%) Moodle
7 4 (2.00%) SAP Portal
7 4 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.50%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.50%) Apache
8 3 (1.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (10.50%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (2.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.00%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (3.00%) Magento
2 2 (1.00%) Tridion
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.50%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.50%) Google Analytics
2 7 (3.50%) SaaS
3 3 (1.50%) Office 365
4 1 (0.50%) GitHub
4 1 (0.50%) CallidusCloud
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.50%) Internet
2 6 (3.00%) SMS
3 4 (2.00%) Intranet
4 3 (1.50%) SSL
4 3 (1.50%) DNS
4 3 (1.50%) DMZ
5 2 (1.00%) RTP
5 2 (1.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.50%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (4.50%) MySQL
4 7 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.50%) SAP BI
7 4 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.50%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.50%) MS Access
10 1 (0.50%) Informix
Development Applications
1 22 (11.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.50%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.50%) Grunt
3 13 (6.50%) Bower
4 10 (5.00%) Subversion
5 8 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.00%) Maven
7 5 (2.50%) JUnit
8 4 (2.00%) Ant
8 4 (2.00%) Yeoman
8 4 (2.00%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.50%) MSTest
9 3 (1.50%) NUnit
9 3 (1.50%) Selenium
9 3 (1.50%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (1.00%) Oracle Developer 2000
10 2 (1.00%) Checkstyle
10 2 (1.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (1.00%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (11.00%) Finance
2 10 (5.00%) Marketing
3 5 (2.50%) Banking
3 5 (2.50%) Retail
4 3 (1.50%) Advertising
5 2 (1.00%) French Language
5 2 (1.00%) German Language
5 2 (1.00%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.00%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.50%) Back Office
6 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Publishing
6 1 (0.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 164 (82.00%) Developer
2 54 (27.00%) .NET Developer
3 37 (18.50%) C# Developer
4 36 (18.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (11.50%) Web Developer
6 23 (11.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 16 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
9 15 (7.50%) UI Developer
10 14 (7.00%) UI Programmer
11 8 (4.00%) Analyst
12 7 (3.50%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (3.50%) VB.NET Developer
13 6 (3.00%) Technical Support
13 6 (3.00%) AWS Developer
14 5 (2.50%) Front-End Web Developer
14 5 (2.50%) Designer
14 5 (2.50%) Web Analyst
14 5 (2.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (90.50%) HTML
2 96 (48.00%) HTML5
3 95 (47.50%) jQuery
4 85 (42.50%) .NET
5 81 (40.50%) CSS3
6 71 (35.50%) ASP.NET
7 46 (23.00%) Ajax
8 34 (17.00%) JSON
9 31 (15.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 29 (14.50%) Web Services
11 26 (13.00%) XML
11 26 (13.00%) LESS
12 22 (11.00%) Backbone.js
13 21 (10.50%) Sass
13 21 (10.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 19 (9.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (8.50%) AngularJS
16 16 (8.00%) Marionette.js
16 16 (8.00%) JSP
16 16 (8.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.50%) Mobile App
2 16 (8.00%) User Experience
3 6 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.50%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.00%) Social Media
7 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.50%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.50%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.50%) Psychology
7 1 (0.50%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.50%) Windows
2 9 (4.50%) Android
3 6 (3.00%) Linux
3 6 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.50%) UNIX
5 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.50%) Windows Vista
5 3 (1.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (24.00%) MVC
3 26 (13.00%) E-Commerce
4 21 (10.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 20 (10.00%) Web Design
6 19 (9.50%) OO
7 15 (7.50%) Web Development
8 13 (6.50%) Scrum
9 12 (6.00%) Waterfall
10 10 (5.00%) Progressive Enhancement
10 10 (5.00%) Analytics
11 9 (4.50%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (4.00%) SOA
13 7 (3.50%) MVVM
13 7 (3.50%) Mobile Application Development
13 7 (3.50%) TDD
13 7 (3.50%) Change Management
13 7 (3.50%) Workflow
13 7 (3.50%) Migration
14 6 (3.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 170 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 86 (43.00%) C#
3 46 (23.00%) Java
4 29 (14.50%) SQL
5 17 (8.50%) PHP
6 15 (7.50%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.50%) PL/SQL
7 7 (3.50%) C++
8 4 (2.00%) VBA
8 4 (2.00%) VB
8 4 (2.00%) PHP5
9 3 (1.50%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.00%) Python
11 1 (0.50%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.50%) C
11 1 (0.50%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (5.50%) Degree
2 2 (1.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.00%) HND
2 2 (1.00%) OCMJD
3 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.50%) SCCM
1 3 (1.50%) WSUS
2 2 (1.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (11.50%) Adobe
2 19 (9.50%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.50%) Google
4 13 (6.50%) Oracle
5 8 (4.00%) Twitter
6 5 (2.50%) SAP
7 4 (2.00%) hybris
8 3 (1.50%) Zend
8 3 (1.50%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.50%) Endeca
8 3 (1.50%) Sophos
9 2 (1.00%) Apple
9 2 (1.00%) Sun
10 1 (0.50%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.50%) Facebook
10 1 (0.50%) Callidus
10 1 (0.50%) HP
10 1 (0.50%) IBM
10 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.50%) Perforce
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