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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 45 60 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.31% 8.22% 10.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 35.93% 38.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 47
Median daily rate £325 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £421 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £35.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-26.57% +11.71%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
135 167 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.93% 22.88% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 92 120
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Median hourly rate £11.00 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £40.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £40.00 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 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
Watford +2 16 £310 -17.33% 7
Hemel Hempstead 0 8 £319 +6.25%
Welwyn Garden City +4 2 £325 +62.50%
Stevenage -1 2 £258 -20.76% 1
Cheshunt - 2 £490 -
St Albans -2 1 - - 7
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 81 (98.78%) HTML
2 66 (80.49%) JavaScript
3 33 (40.24%) jQuery
4 30 (36.59%) Front End Development
5 27 (32.93%) MVC
6 25 (30.49%) HTML5
7 24 (29.27%) AngularJS
8 22 (26.83%) E-Commerce
8 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (25.61%) Web Development
10 20 (24.39%) CSS3
11 19 (23.17%) Marketing
12 18 (21.95%) C#
12 18 (21.95%) .NET
13 15 (18.29%) Java
13 15 (18.29%) ASP.NET
13 15 (18.29%) Sass
14 13 (15.85%) PHP
14 13 (15.85%) JSON
14 13 (15.85%) Retail
15 12 (14.63%) SQL
15 12 (14.63%) LESS
16 11 (13.41%) Online Marketing
16 11 (13.41%) User Experience
16 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
16 11 (13.41%) Ajax
17 10 (12.20%) Database Marketing
17 10 (12.20%) Email Marketing
17 10 (12.20%) Marketing Strategy
18 9 (10.98%) React

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 8 (9.76%) Node.js
2 5 (6.10%) Apache
2 5 (6.10%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.22%) JBoss
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.22%) SugarCRM
4 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.22%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Magento
1 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.22%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.22%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) GitHub
2 3 (3.66%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.66%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.22%) MailChimp
3 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.22%) Intranet
3 1 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.98%) MySQL
3 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.66%) DB2
5 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.22%) Big Data
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.66%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.44%) Ant
3 2 (2.44%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.44%) JUnit
3 2 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (2.44%) Maven
3 2 (2.44%) Mocha
3 2 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.22%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.22%) Selenium
4 1 (1.22%) Subversion
4 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.22%) Xcode
General
1 19 (23.17%) Marketing
2 13 (15.85%) Retail
3 7 (8.54%) Finance
4 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 57 (69.51%) Developer
2 24 (29.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 19 (23.17%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (14.63%) .NET Developer
5 10 (12.20%) Campaign Executive
5 10 (12.20%) Email Executive
6 9 (10.98%) HTML Developer
7 8 (9.76%) HTML CSS Developer
8 7 (8.54%) PHP Developer
8 7 (8.54%) Team Leader
9 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.10%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Designer
9 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Angular Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.88%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (98.78%) HTML
2 33 (40.24%) jQuery
3 25 (30.49%) HTML5
4 24 (29.27%) AngularJS
5 20 (24.39%) CSS3
6 18 (21.95%) .NET
7 15 (18.29%) ASP.NET
7 15 (18.29%) Sass
8 13 (15.85%) JSON
9 12 (14.63%) LESS
10 11 (13.41%) Ajax
11 9 (10.98%) React
11 9 (10.98%) XHTML
12 8 (9.76%) Web Services
13 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 7 (8.54%) XML
14 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (4.88%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) User Experience
2 4 (4.88%) W3C
3 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.22%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Linux
2 3 (3.66%) Windows
3 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.59%) Front End Development
2 27 (32.93%) MVC
3 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (26.83%) E-Commerce
4 21 (25.61%) Web Development
5 11 (13.41%) Online Marketing
6 10 (12.20%) Database Marketing
6 10 (12.20%) Email Marketing
6 10 (12.20%) Marketing Strategy
7 6 (7.32%) CRM
7 6 (7.32%) SOA
7 6 (7.32%) TDD
8 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.10%) OO
8 5 (6.10%) Scrum
9 4 (4.88%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 4 (4.88%) Open Source
9 4 (4.88%) Project Management
9 4 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (4.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 66 (80.49%) JavaScript
2 18 (21.95%) C#
3 15 (18.29%) Java
4 13 (15.85%) PHP
5 12 (14.63%) SQL
6 7 (8.54%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.66%) Apex Code
8 2 (2.44%) SOQL
8 2 (2.44%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.22%) C
9 1 (1.22%) Python
9 1 (1.22%) Ruby
9 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) Oracle
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) Adobe
3 3 (3.66%) Google
3 3 (3.66%) Intershop
3 3 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.44%) IBM
4 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.44%) Zend
5 1 (1.22%) hybris
5 1 (1.22%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.22%) Siebel
5 1 (1.22%) Sybase
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Inzu
Rate: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum - Paid weekly based on this salary
Posted: 9 days ago