The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 209 246 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.92% 7.89% 8.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.61% 28.44% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 156 113
Average daily rate
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£325 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £31.00 £27.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £43.80 £119.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
757 865 605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.69% 27.74% 26.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 489 342
Average daily rate £375 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 33
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.14% +2.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £26.00 £27.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

CSS
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

CSS Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

CSS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Cambridgeshire +2 77 £298 -0.83% 69
Hertfordshire -1 62 £356 -5.00% 28
Essex +8 50 £400 +12.28% 17
Bedfordshire +2 10 £300 +18.22% 20
Suffolk +4 9 £301 -29.11% 15
Norfolk -9 5 £300 - 11
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 347 (95.59%) HTML
2 299 (82.37%) JavaScript
3 152 (41.87%) HTML5
4 134 (36.91%) jQuery
5 113 (31.13%) MVC
6 110 (30.30%) .NET
7 107 (29.48%) CSS3
8 106 (29.20%) Java
8 106 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
9 92 (25.34%) C#
10 89 (24.52%) SQL
11 76 (20.94%) OO
12 75 (20.66%) XML
13 69 (19.01%) XHTML
14 67 (18.46%) ASP.NET
14 67 (18.46%) AngularJS
15 66 (18.18%) E-Commerce
16 64 (17.63%) Web Services
17 61 (16.80%) Ajax
18 58 (15.98%) User Experience
19 56 (15.43%) TDD
20 55 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 55 (15.15%) Git (software)
21 54 (14.88%) Linux
22 53 (14.60%) PHP
23 52 (14.33%) Windows
23 52 (14.33%) Marketing
24 50 (13.77%) Content Management
24 50 (13.77%) CMS
25 46 (12.67%) .NET Framework

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 50 (13.77%) CMS
2 35 (9.64%) WebSphere
3 22 (6.06%) JBoss
4 19 (5.23%) SharePoint
5 18 (4.96%) WebLogic
6 15 (4.13%) Umbraco
7 13 (3.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 12 (3.31%) Apache
9 9 (2.48%) MQSeries
9 9 (2.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (2.48%) Node.js
10 8 (2.20%) nginx
11 7 (1.93%) Drupal
12 6 (1.65%) WordPress
13 5 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (1.10%) GlassFish
14 4 (1.10%) Apache Solr
14 4 (1.10%) IIS
14 4 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (10.19%) Photoshop
2 16 (4.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.10%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (1.10%) Fireworks
4 4 (1.10%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.83%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (0.83%) MS Excel
6 2 (0.55%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.28%) InDesign
7 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.20%) Tridion
2 3 (0.83%) Magento
3 2 (0.55%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.28%) AWD
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.58%) Adobe Analytics
2 11 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.83%) SaaS
3 3 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.55%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.55%) PaaS
4 2 (0.55%) Office 365
4 2 (0.55%) IaaS
5 1 (0.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.68%) HTTP
2 8 (2.20%) LDAP
3 7 (1.93%) Intranet
3 7 (1.93%) Internet
4 4 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.55%) SSH
6 1 (0.28%) Wireless
6 1 (0.28%) WEP
6 1 (0.28%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.28%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (12.40%) Relational Database
2 41 (11.29%) MySQL
3 39 (10.74%) SQL Server
4 15 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.48%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.20%) MariaDB
8 4 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.83%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.55%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.28%) WebFOCUS
11 1 (0.28%) DB2
11 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.28%) Big Data
11 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 55 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 31 (8.54%) Ant
3 29 (7.99%) Visual Studio
4 21 (5.79%) Selenium
5 20 (5.51%) Eclipse
6 19 (5.23%) Subversion
7 16 (4.41%) SoapUI
8 15 (4.13%) JIRA
9 14 (3.86%) Grunt
10 12 (3.31%) JUnit
11 11 (3.03%) Bower
11 11 (3.03%) Axure RP
12 9 (2.48%) Jasmine
12 9 (2.48%) Jenkins
12 9 (2.48%) Talend Open Studio
12 9 (2.48%) Mercurial
13 8 (2.20%) PHPUnit
14 7 (1.93%) QUnit
14 7 (1.93%) Mocha
15 5 (1.38%) JMeter
General
1 52 (14.33%) Marketing
2 35 (9.64%) Finance
3 16 (4.41%) Retail
4 15 (4.13%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.93%) Legal
6 6 (1.65%) Advertising
7 5 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.10%) Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
9 1 (0.28%) Law
9 1 (0.28%) Back Office
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Games
9 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 286 (78.79%) Developer
2 58 (15.98%) .NET Developer
3 49 (13.50%) Java Developer
4 48 (13.22%) Web Developer
5 44 (12.12%) Front-End Developer
6 40 (11.02%) C# Developer
7 31 (8.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 30 (8.26%) Designer
9 28 (7.71%) PHP Developer
9 28 (7.71%) UI Developer
9 28 (7.71%) UI Programmer
10 19 (5.23%) Senior Developer
11 15 (4.13%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (4.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (3.86%) UX Designer
13 12 (3.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 12 (3.31%) SharePoint Developer
14 11 (3.03%) Applications Developer
14 11 (3.03%) Software Engineer
14 11 (3.03%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (95.59%) HTML
2 152 (41.87%) HTML5
3 134 (36.91%) jQuery
4 110 (30.30%) .NET
5 107 (29.48%) CSS3
6 75 (20.66%) XML
7 69 (19.01%) XHTML
8 67 (18.46%) ASP.NET
8 67 (18.46%) AngularJS
9 64 (17.63%) Web Services
10 61 (16.80%) Ajax
11 55 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 46 (12.67%) .NET Framework
13 37 (10.19%) J2EE
14 35 (9.64%) ASP.NET MVC
15 34 (9.37%) JSP
15 34 (9.37%) SOAP
16 29 (7.99%) WCF
17 26 (7.16%) JSON
17 26 (7.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (15.98%) User Experience
2 42 (11.57%) Mobile App
3 20 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.58%) W3C
5 11 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.48%) Visualisation
7 8 (2.20%) Graphic Design
8 6 (1.65%) Kindle
9 5 (1.38%) Open Source
10 4 (1.10%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.10%) iPhone
10 4 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (1.10%) iPad
10 4 (1.10%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.83%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.83%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.55%) Social Media
12 2 (0.55%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.55%) EMV
12 2 (0.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 54 (14.88%) Linux
2 52 (14.33%) Windows
3 41 (11.29%) UNIX
4 26 (7.16%) Solaris
5 14 (3.86%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.31%) Android
7 7 (1.93%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.83%) Debian
9 2 (0.55%) CentOS
9 2 (0.55%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (31.13%) MVC
2 106 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (20.94%) OO
4 66 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 56 (15.43%) TDD
6 50 (13.77%) Content Management
7 37 (10.19%) Scrum
8 35 (9.64%) Unit Testing
9 34 (9.37%) OOP
10 32 (8.82%) SOA
11 30 (8.26%) Responsive Web Design
11 30 (8.26%) Web Development
12 27 (7.44%) Digital Marketing
13 26 (7.16%) Web Design
14 22 (6.06%) OOD
15 21 (5.79%) SEO
16 20 (5.51%) Analytics
16 20 (5.51%) Validation
17 19 (5.23%) Multithreading
18 18 (4.96%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 299 (82.37%) JavaScript
2 106 (29.20%) Java
3 92 (25.34%) C#
4 89 (24.52%) SQL
5 53 (14.60%) PHP
6 21 (5.79%) Python
7 15 (4.13%) Ruby
7 15 (4.13%) PHP5
8 10 (2.75%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.20%) Objective-C
10 6 (1.65%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.38%) VBScript
11 5 (1.38%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.83%) C
12 3 (0.83%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.83%) C++
12 3 (0.83%) ECMAScript
12 3 (0.83%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.83%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (4.41%) Degree
2 10 (2.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.93%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.28%) MCP
5 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.03%) QA
2 6 (1.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.83%) OpenAM
2 2 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.55%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (11.85%) Oracle
2 33 (9.09%) Adobe
3 26 (7.16%) Google
4 25 (6.89%) Microsoft
5 23 (6.34%) IBM
6 12 (3.31%) EPiServer
7 11 (3.03%) Twitter
8 9 (2.48%) Talend
9 6 (1.65%) Zend
10 5 (1.38%) FatWire
11 4 (1.10%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.83%) ATG
12 3 (0.83%) Facebook
12 3 (0.83%) hybris
12 3 (0.83%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.83%) Nintex
13 2 (0.55%) ForgeRock
13 2 (0.55%) Demandware
13 2 (0.55%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.55%) Temenos
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