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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
England / East of England
Rank 30 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing CSS 116 113 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.34% 4.86% 5.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.13% 17.23% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 69 91
Median daily rate £345 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 1
Median hourly rate £31.23 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%

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
677 656 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.16% 28.20% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 422 452
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £553 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 30 27
Median hourly rate £36.00 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £36.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.63 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 24 January 2017.

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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire -1 39 £313 -3.84% 36
Cambridgeshire -4 31 £326 -9.44% 44
Essex 0 24 £350 -9.67% 15
Suffolk +2 14 £350 -18.60% 8
Bedfordshire +9 7 £450 +17.64% 11
Norfolk -2 1 £325 - 17
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 197 (94.26%) HTML
2 165 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 76 (36.36%) jQuery
4 74 (35.41%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (29.67%) .NET
6 56 (26.79%) HTML5
7 55 (26.32%) AngularJS
7 55 (26.32%) Java
7 55 (26.32%) MVC
8 53 (25.36%) C#
9 50 (23.92%) PHP
10 48 (22.97%) SQL Server
10 48 (22.97%) XML
11 46 (22.01%) CSS3
12 45 (21.53%) Web Development
13 44 (21.05%) E-Commerce
13 44 (21.05%) ASP.NET
14 39 (18.66%) JSON
14 39 (18.66%) Front End Development
15 36 (17.22%) TDD
15 36 (17.22%) Web Services
16 35 (16.75%) SQL
17 32 (15.31%) MySQL
17 32 (15.31%) Entity Framework
18 29 (13.88%) OO
19 28 (13.40%) .NET Framework
20 26 (12.44%) Adobe
21 25 (11.96%) Scrum
21 25 (11.96%) REST
21 25 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC

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 18 (8.61%) IIS
2 12 (5.74%) WordPress
3 11 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.83%) Apache
5 7 (3.35%) Drupal
5 7 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.87%) CMS
7 5 (2.39%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.39%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (2.39%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.91%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.44%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.44%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.96%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.96%) JBoss
10 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.39%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.96%) InDesign
4 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (6.22%) Adobe Campaign
1 13 (6.22%) Unica
2 9 (4.31%) Magento
3 4 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.87%) Adobe Analytics
3 6 (2.87%) Office 365
4 4 (1.91%) Yammer
5 2 (0.96%) GitHub
5 2 (0.96%) PaaS
5 2 (0.96%) SaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.48%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.70%) Internet
2 12 (5.74%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.83%) SSL
3 8 (3.83%) X.509
4 6 (2.87%) HTTP
5 4 (1.91%) SMS
6 2 (0.96%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.48%) 802.15
7 1 (0.48%) Intranet
7 1 (0.48%) Network Security
7 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.48%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.31%) MySQL
3 23 (11.00%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.78%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.35%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.44%) Redis
9 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.48%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.48%) Riak
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.31%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.83%) Subversion
4 7 (3.35%) Dreamweaver
4 7 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (2.39%) FxCop
5 5 (2.39%) Grunt
5 5 (2.39%) gulp
5 5 (2.39%) JIRA
5 5 (2.39%) ReSharper
5 5 (2.39%) StyleCop
6 4 (1.91%) Ant
6 4 (1.91%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.91%) Moq
6 4 (1.91%) Selenium
7 3 (1.44%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.44%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (0.96%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (7.66%) Finance
2 11 (5.26%) Marketing
2 11 (5.26%) Retail
3 4 (1.91%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.44%) Games
4 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.96%) Billing
5 2 (0.96%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.48%) Automotive
6 1 (0.48%) Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Electronics
6 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.48%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 178 (85.17%) Developer
2 36 (17.22%) .NET Developer
2 36 (17.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 30 (14.35%) Java Developer
4 26 (12.44%) Web Developer
5 25 (11.96%) C# Developer
6 19 (9.09%) HTML Developer
7 18 (8.61%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (8.61%) JavaScript Developer
7 18 (8.61%) PHP Developer
8 17 (8.13%) HTML CSS Developer
9 13 (6.22%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 12 (5.74%) Senior Developer
11 11 (5.26%) Designer
12 9 (4.31%) Angular Developer
12 9 (4.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (4.31%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (4.31%) Magento Developer
13 8 (3.83%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (94.26%) HTML
2 76 (36.36%) jQuery
3 62 (29.67%) .NET
4 56 (26.79%) HTML5
5 55 (26.32%) AngularJS
6 48 (22.97%) XML
7 46 (22.01%) CSS3
8 44 (21.05%) ASP.NET
9 39 (18.66%) JSON
10 36 (17.22%) Web Services
11 32 (15.31%) Entity Framework
12 28 (13.40%) .NET Framework
13 25 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (11.96%) REST
14 24 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (11.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (8.61%) XHTML
16 17 (8.13%) Sass
16 17 (8.13%) SOAP
17 16 (7.66%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.70%) User Experience
2 12 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.83%) Internet of Things
3 8 (3.83%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.39%) Blockchain
4 5 (2.39%) e-Learning
5 4 (1.91%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.91%) Contactless
5 4 (1.91%) EMV
5 4 (1.91%) iPad
6 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.44%) W3C
7 2 (0.96%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.96%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.96%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.48%) Blog
8 1 (0.48%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.48%) iPhone
8 1 (0.48%) RIA
8 1 (0.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.61%) Unix
2 17 (8.13%) Linux
3 9 (4.31%) Android
4 8 (3.83%) Windows
5 5 (2.39%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (35.41%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (26.32%) MVC
3 45 (21.53%) Web Development
4 44 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 39 (18.66%) Front End Development
6 36 (17.22%) TDD
7 29 (13.88%) OO
8 25 (11.96%) Scrum
9 20 (9.57%) CRM
10 17 (8.13%) Software Engineering
11 15 (7.18%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (6.70%) BDD
13 13 (6.22%) Unit Testing
14 12 (5.74%) Analytics
14 12 (5.74%) B2C
15 11 (5.26%) OOP
16 10 (4.78%) Dependency Injection
16 10 (4.78%) DevOps
17 9 (4.31%) OO PHP
17 9 (4.31%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 165 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 55 (26.32%) Java
3 53 (25.36%) C#
4 50 (23.92%) PHP
5 35 (16.75%) SQL
6 16 (7.66%) Python
7 11 (5.26%) C++
8 9 (4.31%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.83%) C
9 8 (3.83%) Perl
10 6 (2.87%) VBScript
10 6 (2.87%) XPath
11 5 (2.39%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (2.39%) Ruby
12 2 (0.96%) Go
12 2 (0.96%) Lua
12 2 (0.96%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.48%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.48%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 6 (2.87%) Degree
2 1 (0.48%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.87%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.44%) Varnish
2 2 (0.96%) Docker
2 2 (0.96%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (12.44%) Adobe
2 20 (9.57%) Oracle
3 19 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 18 (8.61%) Zend
5 14 (6.70%) Google
6 12 (5.74%) IBM
7 5 (2.39%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.91%) SAP
9 3 (1.44%) Infor
9 3 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.96%) Apple
10 2 (0.96%) Ektron
10 2 (0.96%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.96%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.96%) VMware
11 1 (0.48%) Mapbox
11 1 (0.48%) Nintex
11 1 (0.48%) Omniture
11 1 (0.48%) Optimizely
11 1 (0.48%) Sun
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Rate: £25,000 - £35,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
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I4 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
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Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum excellent rates, 6 months contract initial
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Rate: Competitive
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