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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 24 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 188 237 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.11% 7.78% 6.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.54% 26.02% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 139 97
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £448 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Average hourly rate £9.50 £25.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.00% -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
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
834 911 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.12% 29.92% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 569 381
Average daily rate £363 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 39
Average hourly rate £37.45 £33.73 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.04% +7.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £21.75 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -2.85%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 3 August 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
(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
Cambridgeshire -10 60 £300 -4.00% 58
Hertfordshire -5 55 £363 +0.34% 28
Essex +1 44 £375 -6.25% 12
Norfolk -11 20 £275 +9.78% 7
Bedfordshire -4 14 £344 +10.00% 12
Suffolk +4 5 £288 +15.00% 8
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 368 (92.70%) HTML
2 320 (80.60%) JavaScript
3 143 (36.02%) HTML5
4 134 (33.75%) Java
5 113 (28.46%) jQuery
6 110 (27.71%) CSS3
6 110 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (21.66%) Ajax
8 81 (20.40%) MVC
9 79 (19.90%) .NET
10 77 (19.40%) E-Commerce
10 77 (19.40%) User Experience
11 74 (18.64%) XHTML
12 71 (17.88%) XML
13 67 (16.88%) OO
14 66 (16.62%) Web Services
15 64 (16.12%) Linux
16 63 (15.87%) SQL
17 62 (15.62%) C#
18 60 (15.11%) CMS
18 60 (15.11%) Git (software)
19 59 (14.86%) Responsive Web Design
20 58 (14.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 56 (14.11%) JSP
22 53 (13.35%) ASP.NET
23 52 (13.10%) Marketing
24 50 (12.59%) TDD
25 49 (12.34%) Relational Database
26 48 (12.09%) Content Management
26 48 (12.09%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 60 (15.11%) CMS
2 38 (9.57%) WebSphere
3 25 (6.30%) Node.js
4 19 (4.79%) SharePoint
5 18 (4.53%) Drupal
6 15 (3.78%) JBoss
7 14 (3.53%) Umbraco
7 14 (3.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 13 (3.27%) WordPress
8 13 (3.27%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (2.77%) WebLogic
10 9 (2.27%) Apache
11 7 (1.76%) WebSphere Process Server
11 7 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.76%) WebSphere Portal
12 6 (1.51%) Apache Solr
12 6 (1.51%) GlassFish
13 5 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (1.01%) Magnolia
15 3 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (11.59%) Photoshop
2 22 (5.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.76%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.26%) MS Excel
5 4 (1.01%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.76%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.76%) MS Office
7 2 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.25%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (3.27%) Tridion
2 6 (1.51%) Magento
3 1 (0.25%) Summit
3 1 (0.25%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.03%) Adobe Analytics
3 9 (2.27%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.01%) SaaS
5 3 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.50%) Office 365
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.05%) HTTP
2 11 (2.77%) SSL
2 11 (2.77%) LDAP
3 8 (2.02%) Intranet
3 8 (2.02%) Internet
3 8 (2.02%) Firewall
4 4 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.50%) Extranet
6 1 (0.25%) DVB
6 1 (0.25%) WEP
6 1 (0.25%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.34%) Relational Database
2 44 (11.08%) SQL Server
3 42 (10.58%) MySQL
4 16 (4.03%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.02%) MariaDB
6 7 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.01%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.76%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.50%) Neo4j
9 2 (0.50%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.50%) DB2
10 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.25%) Crystal Enterprise
Development Applications
1 60 (15.11%) Git (software)
2 30 (7.56%) Grunt
3 26 (6.55%) Ant
4 25 (6.30%) Eclipse
5 22 (5.54%) Subversion
6 16 (4.03%) Visual Studio
6 16 (4.03%) SoapUI
7 15 (3.78%) gulp
8 14 (3.53%) Mercurial
9 12 (3.02%) Bower
10 11 (2.77%) Jasmine
10 11 (2.77%) Jenkins
10 11 (2.77%) WebStorm
10 11 (2.77%) IntelliJ
11 10 (2.52%) Maven
11 10 (2.52%) JIRA
11 10 (2.52%) Axure RP
12 9 (2.27%) Selenium
13 8 (2.02%) PhantomJS
14 5 (1.26%) TeamCity
General
1 52 (13.10%) Marketing
2 27 (6.80%) Finance
3 20 (5.04%) Retail
4 7 (1.76%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.51%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.76%) Legal
6 3 (0.76%) Automotive
6 3 (0.76%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.50%) Local Government
7 2 (0.50%) Publishing
8 1 (0.25%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) Law
8 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.25%) Back Office
8 1 (0.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 326 (82.12%) Developer
2 70 (17.63%) Front-End Developer
3 69 (17.38%) Java Developer
4 65 (16.37%) Web Developer
5 38 (9.57%) .NET Developer
6 37 (9.32%) Senior Developer
7 32 (8.06%) Designer
8 28 (7.05%) UI Developer
8 28 (7.05%) UI Programmer
9 26 (6.55%) JavaScript Developer
10 22 (5.54%) Senior Java Developer
11 21 (5.29%) C# Developer
12 20 (5.04%) PHP Developer
13 17 (4.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 16 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
15 14 (3.53%) Front-End Web Developer
15 14 (3.53%) ASP.NET Developer
16 13 (3.27%) UX Designer
17 11 (2.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 11 (2.77%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (92.70%) HTML
2 143 (36.02%) HTML5
3 113 (28.46%) jQuery
4 110 (27.71%) CSS3
5 86 (21.66%) Ajax
6 79 (19.90%) .NET
7 74 (18.64%) XHTML
8 71 (17.88%) XML
9 66 (16.62%) Web Services
10 58 (14.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 56 (14.11%) JSP
12 53 (13.35%) ASP.NET
13 46 (11.59%) AngularJS
14 45 (11.34%) Sass
15 41 (10.33%) J2EE
15 41 (10.33%) REST
16 39 (9.82%) SOAP
17 32 (8.06%) JSON
18 30 (7.56%) Spring
18 30 (7.56%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (19.40%) User Experience
2 38 (9.57%) Mobile App
3 30 (7.56%) W3C
4 23 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.27%) Graphic Design
6 12 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.27%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.02%) Web 2.0
9 5 (1.26%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.76%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.76%) Social Media
10 3 (0.76%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.50%) Biology
11 2 (0.50%) Video Editing
11 2 (0.50%) Life Science
11 2 (0.50%) Copywriting
11 2 (0.50%) RIA
11 2 (0.50%) NHS
11 2 (0.50%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (16.12%) Linux
2 48 (12.09%) UNIX
3 34 (8.56%) Windows
4 28 (7.05%) Solaris
5 12 (3.02%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.51%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (20.40%) MVC
3 77 (19.40%) E-Commerce
4 67 (16.88%) OO
5 59 (14.86%) Responsive Web Design
6 50 (12.59%) TDD
7 48 (12.09%) Content Management
8 37 (9.32%) Web Development
9 36 (9.07%) Web Design
10 30 (7.56%) Scrum
10 30 (7.56%) Digital Marketing
11 26 (6.55%) SEO
11 26 (6.55%) B2C
12 25 (6.30%) SOA
12 25 (6.30%) Analytics
13 20 (5.04%) User Stories
14 19 (4.79%) Software Engineering
15 17 (4.28%) Unit Testing
16 16 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (3.78%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 320 (80.60%) JavaScript
2 134 (33.75%) Java
3 63 (15.87%) SQL
4 62 (15.62%) C#
5 48 (12.09%) PHP
6 13 (3.27%) Python
7 11 (2.77%) ECMAScript
7 11 (2.77%) TypeScript
7 11 (2.77%) Dart
8 10 (2.52%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.27%) Scala
10 8 (2.02%) Ruby
11 5 (1.26%) PHP5
11 5 (1.26%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.76%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.76%) C++
12 3 (0.76%) C
12 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.76%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.50%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 11 (2.77%) Degree
2 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.76%) QA
2 4 (1.01%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.01%) Puppet
1 4 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (11.84%) Adobe
2 36 (9.07%) Google
3 22 (5.54%) IBM
4 21 (5.29%) Microsoft
5 18 (4.53%) Oracle
6 12 (3.02%) EPiServer
7 10 (2.52%) FatWire
8 7 (1.76%) Omniture
8 7 (1.76%) Zend
9 5 (1.26%) hybris
9 5 (1.26%) Facebook
10 4 (1.01%) Demandware
10 4 (1.01%) Intershop
11 3 (0.76%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.76%) Twitter
11 3 (0.76%) WSO2
11 3 (0.76%) Nintex
12 2 (0.50%) Terracotta
12 2 (0.50%) Pega
12 2 (0.50%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - 450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kings Lynn
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Rate: £On application
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
TRG
Rate: 330-390 Per Day 12 Month Rolling Contract (36 Month potential)
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £350.00 - £387.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Rate: £375 - 450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £325.00 - £387.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridgeshire
OHO Group
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago