The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 29 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 27 37 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.09% 6.90% 6.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.01% 21.89% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 27
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £40.60 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.26% -6.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.49 £32.52 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-36.98% +1.62%
CSS
East of 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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
142 169 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 32.05% 31.53% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 79 85
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £270 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 11
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.60 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.64% +1.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.83 £30.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £49.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Essex

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Colchester - 3 £225 - 3
Chigwell - 1 £350 -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for CSS.

1 42 (91.30%) HTML
2 33 (71.74%) JavaScript
3 27 (58.70%) HTML5
4 25 (54.35%) Java
5 21 (45.65%) Ajax
5 21 (45.65%) CSS3
6 20 (43.48%) TDD
7 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (34.78%) jQuery
8 16 (34.78%) Unix
8 16 (34.78%) Linux
9 15 (32.61%) Web Services
10 14 (30.43%) .NET
11 13 (28.26%) XML
11 13 (28.26%) SQL
12 12 (26.09%) SOA
12 12 (26.09%) MVC
12 12 (26.09%) OO
12 12 (26.09%) C#
12 12 (26.09%) WebSphere
12 12 (26.09%) REST
12 12 (26.09%) User Experience
13 11 (23.91%) Relational Database
14 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
14 10 (21.74%) Ant
15 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
15 9 (19.57%) J2EE
15 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
15 9 (19.57%) XHTML
15 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 12 (26.09%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.52%) GlassFish
3 3 (6.52%) JBoss
3 3 (6.52%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.35%) CMS
4 2 (4.35%) Node.js
5 1 (2.17%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) Liferay
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) HTTP
1 5 (10.87%) SSL
1 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (2.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) Relational Database
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) DB2
5 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.17%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Ant
2 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.39%) Subversion
3 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
4 6 (13.04%) NUnit
5 5 (10.87%) Selenium
6 4 (8.70%) Maven
6 4 (8.70%) SoapUI
7 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
7 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
8 2 (4.35%) AccuRev
8 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
8 2 (4.35%) Gradle
8 2 (4.35%) JUnit
8 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
9 1 (2.17%) JIRA
9 1 (2.17%) LoadUI
9 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Legal
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 20 (43.48%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Developer
5 8 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (17.39%) C# Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (13.04%) UI Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Agile Developer
7 5 (10.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (8.70%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (8.70%) HTML Developer
8 4 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (6.52%) C++ Developer
9 3 (6.52%) C++/Java Developer
9 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (6.52%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (91.30%) HTML
2 27 (58.70%) HTML5
3 21 (45.65%) Ajax
3 21 (45.65%) CSS3
4 16 (34.78%) jQuery
5 15 (32.61%) Web Services
6 14 (30.43%) .NET
7 13 (28.26%) XML
8 12 (26.09%) REST
9 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
9 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
9 9 (19.57%) J2EE
9 9 (19.57%) XHTML
10 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
10 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
10 8 (17.39%) JSON
10 8 (17.39%) Sass
11 7 (15.22%) JSP
11 7 (15.22%) LESS
11 7 (15.22%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) User Experience
2 5 (10.87%) iPad
3 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Clustering
4 3 (6.52%) Replication
5 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.35%) Web 2.0
6 1 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Linux
1 16 (34.78%) Unix
2 6 (13.04%) Mac OS X
2 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Solaris
3 5 (10.87%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) TDD
2 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.09%) MVC
3 12 (26.09%) OO
3 12 (26.09%) SOA
4 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 9 (19.57%) User Stories
6 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
6 8 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (15.22%) Web Design
8 6 (13.04%) API Design
8 6 (13.04%) CRM
8 6 (13.04%) Extreme Programming
8 6 (13.04%) Kanban
8 6 (13.04%) RAD
8 6 (13.04%) Scrum
9 5 (10.87%) Wireframes
10 4 (8.70%) Critical Success Factor
10 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (71.74%) JavaScript
2 25 (54.35%) Java
3 13 (28.26%) SQL
4 12 (26.09%) C#
5 4 (8.70%) PHP
5 4 (8.70%) Ruby
5 4 (8.70%) Scala
6 3 (6.52%) C++
6 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.35%) Python
8 1 (2.17%) Groovy
8 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (13.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) IBM
2 3 (6.52%) CA
2 3 (6.52%) Rally
3 2 (4.35%) FatWire
3 2 (4.35%) Google
3 2 (4.35%) Omniture
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) WSO2
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