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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 25 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing CSS 155 186 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.04% 5.95% 7.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.07% 22.44% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 128 138
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £9.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.47% -62.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.43% +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 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
672 829 888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.18% 26.50% 29.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 542 555
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 26
Median hourly rate £31.50 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.88% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.94 £19.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £42.00 £40.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +16 58 £375 +25.00% 42
Hertfordshire -1 35 £294 -18.96% 26
Norfolk +2 21 £275 +2.80% 10
Essex -22 18 £313 -21.87% 14
Suffolk +10 13 £475 +137.50% 6
Bedfordshire -4 7 £425 +25.92% 10
East Anglia - 5 £425 -
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for CSS.

1 251 (92.62%) HTML
2 224 (82.66%) JavaScript
3 123 (45.39%) HTML5
4 109 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
5 106 (39.11%) jQuery
6 96 (35.42%) Java
7 87 (32.10%) AngularJS
8 83 (30.63%) CSS3
9 78 (28.78%) Front End Development
10 74 (27.31%) .NET
11 67 (24.72%) Web Development
12 63 (23.25%) C#
13 62 (22.88%) User Experience
14 60 (22.14%) ASP.NET
15 54 (19.93%) SQL
16 52 (19.19%) MVC
17 50 (18.45%) Git (software)
18 46 (16.97%) REST
18 46 (16.97%) Ajax
19 43 (15.87%) SQL Server
20 40 (14.76%) Responsive Web Design
21 39 (14.39%) E-Commerce
22 38 (14.02%) TDD
22 38 (14.02%) PHP
22 38 (14.02%) XML
22 38 (14.02%) Node.js
23 36 (13.28%) Photoshop
24 35 (12.92%) Sass
25 31 (11.44%) Web Services
25 31 (11.44%) Wireframes

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (7.01%) CMS
2 11 (4.06%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.32%) Drupal
4 7 (2.58%) IIS
4 7 (2.58%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (2.21%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.48%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (1.48%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.11%) Apache
7 3 (1.11%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.37%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.37%) Confluence
9 1 (0.37%) DNN
9 1 (0.37%) IBM Connections
9 1 (0.37%) Liferay
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (13.28%) Photoshop
2 15 (5.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (4.80%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (2.21%) MS Excel
5 4 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.74%) InDesign
7 1 (0.37%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 13 (4.80%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.11%) Magento
4 1 (0.37%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.37%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.58%) Adobe Analytics
2 7 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.58%) GitHub
3 6 (2.21%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.48%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.37%) Route 53
5 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.95%) Network Security
2 6 (2.21%) HTTP
2 6 (2.21%) Internet
3 2 (0.74%) Intranet
4 1 (0.37%) 802.15
4 1 (0.37%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.37%) Extranet
4 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.37%) Skype
4 1 (0.37%) SSL
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.37%) X.509
4 1 (0.37%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.86%) MySQL
3 14 (5.17%) NoSQL
3 14 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.95%) DB2
5 8 (2.95%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.85%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 50 (18.45%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.23%) Selenium
3 24 (8.86%) Visual Studio
4 22 (8.12%) Jasmine
5 18 (6.64%) Grunt
6 16 (5.90%) Mocha
7 15 (5.54%) Mercurial
8 14 (5.17%) Ant
9 13 (4.80%) gulp
10 11 (4.06%) NUnit
11 9 (3.32%) Jenkins
11 9 (3.32%) Subversion
12 8 (2.95%) IntelliJ
12 8 (2.95%) JUnit
12 8 (2.95%) QUnit
12 8 (2.95%) WebStorm
13 7 (2.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (2.21%) Axure RP
14 6 (2.21%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (6.27%) Finance
1 17 (6.27%) Marketing
2 16 (5.90%) Retail
3 4 (1.48%) Billing
3 4 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (1.48%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.37%) Advertising
5 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 222 (81.92%) Developer
2 68 (25.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 44 (16.24%) JavaScript Developer
4 39 (14.39%) Java Developer
5 36 (13.28%) .NET Developer
6 31 (11.44%) Web Developer
7 26 (9.59%) HTML Developer
8 24 (8.86%) HTML CSS Developer
9 21 (7.75%) UI Developer
10 19 (7.01%) Full Stack Developer
11 18 (6.64%) Designer
12 16 (5.90%) ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (5.17%) Angular Developer
13 14 (5.17%) UX Designer
14 13 (4.80%) C# Developer
14 13 (4.80%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 13 (4.80%) PHP Developer
14 13 (4.80%) Senior Developer
15 11 (4.06%) C# .NET Developer
16 9 (3.32%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (92.62%) HTML
2 123 (45.39%) HTML5
3 106 (39.11%) jQuery
4 87 (32.10%) AngularJS
5 83 (30.63%) CSS3
6 74 (27.31%) .NET
7 60 (22.14%) ASP.NET
8 46 (16.97%) Ajax
8 46 (16.97%) REST
9 38 (14.02%) Node.js
9 38 (14.02%) XML
10 35 (12.92%) Sass
11 31 (11.44%) Web Services
12 29 (10.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (10.33%) .NET Framework
13 28 (10.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 26 (9.59%) JSON
15 24 (8.86%) JSP
15 24 (8.86%) React
16 21 (7.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 62 (22.88%) User Experience
2 26 (9.59%) Mobile App
3 17 (6.27%) Graphic Design
4 9 (3.32%) Digital Media
4 9 (3.32%) iPad
5 6 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.85%) Taxonomies
7 3 (1.11%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.11%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.74%) Copywriting
8 2 (0.74%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.74%) RIA
8 2 (0.74%) Social Media
8 2 (0.74%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.74%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.37%) Animation
9 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.37%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.37%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.64%) Linux
2 11 (4.06%) Windows
3 8 (2.95%) Unix
4 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.74%) Solaris
5 1 (0.37%) Android
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (28.78%) Front End Development
3 67 (24.72%) Web Development
4 52 (19.19%) MVC
5 40 (14.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 39 (14.39%) E-Commerce
7 38 (14.02%) TDD
8 31 (11.44%) Wireframes
9 24 (8.86%) OO
10 23 (8.49%) Scrum
11 21 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (7.38%) Unit Testing
13 18 (6.64%) CRM
14 16 (5.90%) Pair Programming
14 16 (5.90%) UX Design
14 16 (5.90%) Web Design
15 15 (5.54%) Analytics
16 14 (5.17%) BDD
16 14 (5.17%) Software Engineering
17 13 (4.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 224 (82.66%) JavaScript
2 96 (35.42%) Java
3 63 (23.25%) C#
4 54 (19.93%) SQL
5 38 (14.02%) PHP
6 27 (9.96%) Python
7 16 (5.90%) TypeScript
8 13 (4.80%) C++
9 10 (3.69%) ECMAScript
9 10 (3.69%) Ruby
10 9 (3.32%) CoffeeScript
10 9 (3.32%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.95%) Dart
11 8 (2.95%) Perl
12 7 (2.58%) C
13 4 (1.48%) ES6
13 4 (1.48%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.74%) X++
14 2 (0.74%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (2.21%) SC Cleared
1 6 (2.21%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.74%) Degree
3 1 (0.37%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.37%) MCP
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.64%) QA
2 8 (2.95%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (7.75%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.27%) Oracle
3 14 (5.17%) Adobe
4 10 (3.69%) IBM
5 8 (2.95%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.21%) Google
7 5 (1.85%) Zend
8 4 (1.48%) Rally
9 3 (1.11%) CA
9 3 (1.11%) Intershop
9 3 (1.11%) Nintex
9 3 (1.11%) VMware
10 2 (0.74%) Citrix
10 2 (0.74%) FatWire
10 2 (0.74%) HP
10 2 (0.74%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.74%) Omniture
10 2 (0.74%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.74%) Siebel
11 1 (0.37%) Sybase
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