The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 21 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 38 45 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.35% 7.69% 8.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.68% 32.37% 27.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 27
Median daily rate £338 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £266 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £417 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.00%

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
154 139 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.75% 23.76% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 82 107
Median daily rate £338 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 9
Median hourly rate £40.25 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Watford -9 6 £413 +0.60% 8
Stevenage 0 5 £300 -17.80% 6
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £450 -
Hemel Hempstead -6 2 £360 +17.55% 2
Hertford - 2 - - 2
St Albans +1 1 - - 2
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 65 (97.01%) HTML
2 53 (79.10%) JavaScript
3 26 (38.81%) MVC
4 22 (32.84%) E-Commerce
4 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (31.34%) .NET
6 20 (29.85%) C#
6 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET
7 19 (28.36%) Web Services
8 18 (26.87%) jQuery
9 17 (25.37%) MySQL
9 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
10 16 (23.88%) XML
11 15 (22.39%) TDD
11 15 (22.39%) AngularJS
12 14 (20.90%) Entity Framework
12 14 (20.90%) .NET Framework
12 14 (20.90%) XSLT
12 14 (20.90%) OO
12 14 (20.90%) Java
13 13 (19.40%) Web Development
13 13 (19.40%) Scrum
13 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (17.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (17.91%) PHP
14 12 (17.91%) SQL
14 12 (17.91%) SOAP
15 11 (16.42%) Zend
15 11 (16.42%) HTML5
16 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (13.43%) IIS
2 6 (8.96%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (8.96%) WebLogic
2 6 (8.96%) WebLogic Portal
3 5 (7.46%) Apache
4 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.48%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.48%) CMS
5 3 (4.48%) nginx
5 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.48%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.99%) Drupal
6 2 (2.99%) EPiServer
6 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.49%) JBoss
7 1 (1.49%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (4.48%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.99%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.99%) InDesign
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) PaaS
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.49%) GitHub
3 1 (1.49%) Office 365
3 1 (1.49%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Internet
2 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.48%) HTTP
4 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) MySQL
1 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.48%) Redis
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (7.46%) FxCop
2 5 (7.46%) ReSharper
2 5 (7.46%) StyleCop
3 4 (5.97%) JIRA
3 4 (5.97%) Moq
3 4 (5.97%) Subversion
3 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.48%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (4.48%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.99%) Grunt
6 1 (1.49%) gulp
6 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.49%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.49%) Mocha
6 1 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (10.45%) Retail
2 3 (4.48%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Automotive
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Interactive Media
4 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 57 (85.07%) Developer
2 15 (22.39%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.93%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Web Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (11.94%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Magento Developer
8 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Designer
8 5 (7.46%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (7.46%) HTML Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Node.js Developer
9 4 (5.97%) PHP Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Java WebSphere Developer
10 3 (4.48%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (97.01%) HTML
2 21 (31.34%) .NET
3 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET
4 19 (28.36%) Web Services
5 18 (26.87%) jQuery
6 16 (23.88%) XML
7 15 (22.39%) AngularJS
8 14 (20.90%) .NET Framework
8 14 (20.90%) Entity Framework
8 14 (20.90%) XSLT
9 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (17.91%) SOAP
10 12 (17.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (16.42%) HTML5
12 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (14.93%) CSS3
12 10 (14.93%) REST
12 10 (14.93%) XHTML
12 10 (14.93%) XSL
13 9 (13.43%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) User Experience
2 4 (5.97%) Contactless
2 4 (5.97%) EMV
2 4 (5.97%) iPad
3 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) W3C
5 1 (1.49%) Blog
5 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.49%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.49%) RIA
5 1 (1.49%) Social Media
5 1 (1.49%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Linux
2 6 (8.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) MVC
2 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.84%) E-Commerce
3 15 (22.39%) TDD
4 14 (20.90%) OO
5 13 (19.40%) Scrum
5 13 (19.40%) Web Development
6 10 (14.93%) BDD
7 9 (13.43%) Front End Development
7 9 (13.43%) OOP
8 7 (10.45%) SOLID
9 6 (8.96%) OO PHP
9 6 (8.96%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (7.46%) Code Coverage
10 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.46%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (7.46%) Refactoring
10 5 (7.46%) SDLC
10 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 53 (79.10%) JavaScript
2 20 (29.85%) C#
3 14 (20.90%) Java
4 12 (17.91%) PHP
4 12 (17.91%) SQL
5 6 (8.96%) VBScript
5 6 (8.96%) XPath
6 3 (4.48%) C++
6 3 (4.48%) Go
6 3 (4.48%) Lua
6 3 (4.48%) Python
6 3 (4.48%) Ruby
6 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Docker
1 3 (4.48%) Varnish
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Zend
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle
3 6 (8.96%) Google
3 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.46%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.48%) Adobe
5 3 (4.48%) IBM
6 1 (1.49%) Omniture
6 1 (1.49%) Optimizely
6 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.49%) Xerox
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