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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 29 31 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing CSS 31 30 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.91% 4.61% 7.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.56% 23.81% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 46
Median daily rate £400 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -24.81%
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
167 126 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.47% 19.35% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 74 115
Median daily rate £407 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £42.06 £12.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.50% -69.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £12.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £83.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -3 11 £390 +4.00% 3
Welwyn Garden City -11 4 - - 1
Stevenage +2 1 - - 5
Hertford - 1 - - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 67 (95.71%) HTML
2 51 (72.86%) JavaScript
3 31 (44.29%) MVC
4 29 (41.43%) E-Commerce
5 24 (34.29%) MySQL
6 21 (30.00%) jQuery
7 20 (28.57%) .NET
7 20 (28.57%) PHP
7 20 (28.57%) Zend
8 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET
8 19 (27.14%) Web Services
9 17 (24.29%) OO
10 16 (22.86%) C#
10 16 (22.86%) Web Development
11 15 (21.43%) XML
11 15 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 15 (21.43%) SOAP
11 15 (21.43%) XHTML
11 15 (21.43%) User Experience
12 14 (20.00%) LAMP
12 14 (20.00%) TDD
13 13 (18.57%) XSL
13 13 (18.57%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (17.14%) Linux
15 11 (15.71%) SQL
15 11 (15.71%) Relational Database
15 11 (15.71%) OO PHP
15 11 (15.71%) Magento
16 10 (14.29%) BDD

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 (12.86%) Apache
2 6 (8.57%) IIS
3 5 (7.14%) CMS
3 5 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.29%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.86%) nginx
6 2 (2.86%) NServiceBus
6 2 (2.86%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.43%) DNN
7 1 (1.43%) Drupal
7 1 (1.43%) JBoss
7 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.86%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Magento
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) PaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) HTTP
1 7 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.43%) Intranet
3 1 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.29%) MySQL
2 15 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 11 (15.71%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.86%) Redis
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Subversion
2 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.29%) FxCop
4 3 (4.29%) Grunt
4 3 (4.29%) JIRA
4 3 (4.29%) Moq
4 3 (4.29%) ReSharper
4 3 (4.29%) StyleCop
5 2 (2.86%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (2.86%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (11.43%) Retail
2 6 (8.57%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.86%) Games
4 2 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Interactive Media
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 60 (85.71%) Developer
2 15 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.57%) PHP Developer
4 11 (15.71%) Magento Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Senior Developer
7 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce Developer
7 7 (10.00%) Web Developer
8 6 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Designer
8 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.57%) LAMP Developer
8 6 (8.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 6 (8.57%) PHP Magento Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.71%) HTML Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (95.71%) HTML
2 21 (30.00%) jQuery
3 20 (28.57%) .NET
4 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET
4 19 (27.14%) Web Services
5 15 (21.43%) SOAP
5 15 (21.43%) XHTML
5 15 (21.43%) XML
6 14 (20.00%) LAMP
7 13 (18.57%) XSL
8 9 (12.86%) .NET Framework
8 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (12.86%) Entity Framework
8 9 (12.86%) HTML5
9 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (11.43%) CSS3
10 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (10.00%) REST
11 6 (8.57%) Symfony
11 6 (8.57%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) User Experience
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) e-Learning
3 3 (4.29%) Contactless
3 3 (4.29%) EMV
3 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.29%) Social Media
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) Copywriting
4 2 (2.86%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.86%) iPad
4 2 (2.86%) RIA
5 1 (1.43%) Blog
5 1 (1.43%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.14%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) MVC
2 29 (41.43%) E-Commerce
3 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (24.29%) OO
5 16 (22.86%) Web Development
6 14 (20.00%) TDD
7 13 (18.57%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (15.71%) OO PHP
9 10 (14.29%) BDD
9 10 (14.29%) Front End Development
9 10 (14.29%) Scrum
10 8 (11.43%) OOP
10 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
11 7 (10.00%) Open Source
11 7 (10.00%) Web Design
12 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (8.57%) SDLC
12 6 (8.57%) Workflow
13 5 (7.14%) B2B
13 5 (7.14%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 51 (72.86%) JavaScript
2 20 (28.57%) PHP
3 16 (22.86%) C#
4 11 (15.71%) SQL
5 10 (14.29%) Java
6 5 (7.14%) Ruby
7 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.71%) VBScript
8 3 (4.29%) C++
8 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.86%) Go
9 2 (2.86%) Lua
9 2 (2.86%) Python
10 1 (1.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Varnish
2 2 (2.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Zend
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.57%) Adobe
4 4 (5.71%) IBM
5 3 (4.29%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle
6 2 (2.86%) Ektron
6 2 (2.86%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.43%) Omniture
7 1 (1.43%) Optimizely
7 1 (1.43%) Xerox
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