The first table below looks at the demand for CSS3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS3 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Essex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CSS 3
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CSS3 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.92% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £194 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
180 80 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.78% 19.46% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 42 38
Average daily rate £342 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.38% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £190 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 15
Average hourly rate £35.80 £27.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.18% +0.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.48 £23.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £37.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CSS3
East of England

CSS3
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS3 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

CSS3
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS3 across the Essex region.

CSS3 Daily Rate Trend in Essex

CSS3
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS3 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CSS3 Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

CSS3
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 2 £138 - 1
Brentwood - 1 - -
Canvey Island - - - -
Chelmsford - - - - 1
Harlow - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Braintree - - - - 1
CSS3
East of England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing CSS3 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 CSS3.

1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
2 7 (70.00%) JSON
2 7 (70.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) RUP
4 5 (50.00%) XHTML
4 5 (50.00%) Ajax
4 5 (50.00%) Marketing
4 5 (50.00%) Social Media
4 5 (50.00%) Facebook
4 5 (50.00%) Twitter
4 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (40.00%) SOA
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) UNIX
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Solaris
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) J2EE
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (30.00%) Validation
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing CSS3 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 CSS3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Kentico
2 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
2 7 (70.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) XHTML
3 5 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) J2EE
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) XSLT
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) REST
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (10.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Solaris
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) RUP
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) SSADM
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Facebook
1 5 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) FatWire