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 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 29 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 144 199 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.64% 6.30% 8.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.71% 22.61% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 130 152
Median daily rate £340 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £31.52 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.83% +31.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £35.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.68% +2.14%
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
634 880 946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.85% 27.85% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 567 596
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 £263 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 24
Median hourly rate £32.40 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £20.94 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.76 £42.00 £44.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

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 August 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 24 August 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 +8 48 £375 +15.38% 46
Hertfordshire -11 32 £300 -17.24% 26
Norfolk +1 22 £275 +2.80% 10
Suffolk +18 19 £413 +43.47% 6
Bedfordshire -1 13 £328 -2.96% 8
Essex -30 7 £331 -11.66% 16
East Anglia - 5 £425 -
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 253 (92.67%) HTML
2 221 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 118 (43.22%) HTML5
4 107 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
5 103 (37.73%) jQuery
6 89 (32.60%) Java
7 88 (32.23%) AngularJS
8 79 (28.94%) CSS3
9 74 (27.11%) .NET
10 70 (25.64%) Web Development
11 69 (25.27%) Front End Development
12 63 (23.08%) C#
13 60 (21.98%) ASP.NET
14 56 (20.51%) MVC
15 53 (19.41%) User Experience
16 50 (18.32%) SQL
17 48 (17.58%) Git (software)
18 47 (17.22%) REST
19 46 (16.85%) SQL Server
20 45 (16.48%) E-Commerce
21 42 (15.38%) XML
21 42 (15.38%) PHP
22 38 (13.92%) Ajax
23 37 (13.55%) TDD
23 37 (13.55%) Node.js
24 36 (13.19%) Responsive Web Design
25 35 (12.82%) Photoshop
26 34 (12.45%) Web Services
27 33 (12.09%) Sass
28 31 (11.36%) 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 19 (6.96%) CMS
2 13 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 11 (4.03%) Drupal
4 9 (3.30%) IIS
5 7 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.20%) Apache
6 6 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (1.47%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.47%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.73%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.73%) WordPress
10 1 (0.37%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.37%) Confluence
10 1 (0.37%) IBM Connections
10 1 (0.37%) Liferay
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 35 (12.82%) Photoshop
2 14 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (4.03%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (1.83%) MS Excel
5 4 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.73%) InDesign
7 1 (0.37%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 11 (4.03%) SDL Web 8
2 6 (2.20%) Magento
3 3 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.56%) Adobe Analytics
4 6 (2.20%) GitHub
4 6 (2.20%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.47%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.37%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.93%) HTTP
1 8 (2.93%) Internet
1 8 (2.93%) Network Security
2 5 (1.83%) SSL
2 5 (1.83%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.83%) X.509
3 4 (1.47%) SMS
4 3 (1.10%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.73%) 802.15
5 2 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.73%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.37%) Intranet
6 1 (0.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.85%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.62%) MySQL
3 20 (7.33%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.86%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.93%) DB2
6 8 (2.93%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.83%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 48 (17.58%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.69%) Jasmine
3 20 (7.33%) Selenium
3 20 (7.33%) Visual Studio
4 16 (5.86%) Grunt
5 15 (5.49%) Mocha
6 14 (5.13%) Ant
7 13 (4.76%) Mercurial
8 11 (4.03%) gulp
8 11 (4.03%) Subversion
9 9 (3.30%) Jenkins
9 9 (3.30%) JUnit
10 8 (2.93%) NUnit
10 8 (2.93%) QUnit
11 7 (2.56%) Cucumber
12 6 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (2.20%) Axure RP
12 6 (2.20%) IntelliJ
12 6 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (2.20%) WebStorm
General
1 21 (7.69%) Finance
2 19 (6.96%) Marketing
3 16 (5.86%) Retail
4 5 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.47%) Billing
5 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.37%) Advertising
6 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.37%) Games
6 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 225 (82.42%) Developer
2 63 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 46 (16.85%) JavaScript Developer
4 42 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 37 (13.55%) Web Developer
6 36 (13.19%) .NET Developer
7 28 (10.26%) HTML Developer
8 25 (9.16%) HTML CSS Developer
9 22 (8.06%) Designer
10 20 (7.33%) UI Developer
11 19 (6.96%) Full Stack Developer
11 19 (6.96%) PHP Developer
12 17 (6.23%) ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (5.49%) Angular Developer
13 15 (5.49%) C# Developer
14 14 (5.13%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 13 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
15 13 (4.76%) UX Designer
16 12 (4.40%) Senior Developer
17 10 (3.66%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (92.67%) HTML
2 118 (43.22%) HTML5
3 103 (37.73%) jQuery
4 88 (32.23%) AngularJS
5 79 (28.94%) CSS3
6 74 (27.11%) .NET
7 60 (21.98%) ASP.NET
8 47 (17.22%) REST
9 42 (15.38%) XML
10 38 (13.92%) Ajax
11 37 (13.55%) Node.js
12 34 (12.45%) Web Services
13 33 (12.09%) Sass
14 31 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (11.36%) JSON
15 27 (9.89%) .NET Framework
16 25 (9.16%) JSP
16 25 (9.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 24 (8.79%) React
18 23 (8.42%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 53 (19.41%) User Experience
2 26 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 16 (5.86%) Graphic Design
4 10 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.30%) Digital Media
6 8 (2.93%) iPad
7 5 (1.83%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.47%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.10%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.10%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.10%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.10%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.73%) Copywriting
10 2 (0.73%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.73%) RIA
10 2 (0.73%) Social Media
10 2 (0.73%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.73%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.37%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.23%) Linux
2 10 (3.66%) Windows
3 8 (2.93%) Unix
4 3 (1.10%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.73%) Android
5 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (25.64%) Web Development
3 69 (25.27%) Front End Development
4 56 (20.51%) MVC
5 45 (16.48%) E-Commerce
6 37 (13.55%) TDD
7 36 (13.19%) Responsive Web Design
8 27 (9.89%) Wireframes
9 26 (9.52%) OO
10 23 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (8.42%) Scrum
11 20 (7.33%) CRM
11 20 (7.33%) Unit Testing
12 17 (6.23%) Software Engineering
13 16 (5.86%) Pair Programming
13 16 (5.86%) Web Design
14 15 (5.49%) Analytics
14 15 (5.49%) BDD
15 13 (4.76%) Continuous Deployment
15 13 (4.76%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 221 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 89 (32.60%) Java
3 63 (23.08%) C#
4 50 (18.32%) SQL
5 42 (15.38%) PHP
6 25 (9.16%) Python
7 13 (4.76%) C++
7 13 (4.76%) TypeScript
8 10 (3.66%) CoffeeScript
9 9 (3.30%) Ruby
10 8 (2.93%) ECMAScript
11 7 (2.56%) C
11 7 (2.56%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.20%) Dart
13 5 (1.83%) Perl
14 4 (1.47%) ES6
15 3 (1.10%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.73%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.73%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (2.20%) SC Cleared
1 6 (2.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.10%) Degree
3 1 (0.37%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.37%) MCP
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.96%) QA
2 8 (2.93%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (8.42%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.49%) Adobe
2 15 (5.49%) IBM
3 14 (5.13%) Oracle
4 10 (3.66%) Zend
5 8 (2.93%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.20%) Google
7 4 (1.47%) Rally
8 3 (1.10%) CA
8 3 (1.10%) Intershop
8 3 (1.10%) VMware
9 2 (0.73%) Citrix
9 2 (0.73%) FatWire
9 2 (0.73%) HP
9 2 (0.73%) Omniture
9 2 (0.73%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.37%) hybris
10 1 (0.37%) Nintex
10 1 (0.37%) Sun
10 1 (0.37%) Tableau
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