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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 26 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing CSS 38 48 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.17% 6.40% 11.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.31% 26.37% 40.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 66
Median daily rate £300 £300 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £146 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £394 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.91% -4.28%
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
163 182 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.18% 24.27% 28.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 89 163
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £440 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £20.94 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.13% +39.56%
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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +6 18 £340 +8.80% 5
Borehamwood 0 2 £242 +61.25%
Hemel Hempstead +3 1 - - 6
St Albans 0 1 - - 4
Rickmansworth -1 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City -8 1 - -
Hitchin - 1 - -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 71 (98.61%) HTML
2 54 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (38.89%) jQuery
4 26 (36.11%) MVC
5 24 (33.33%) PHP
6 23 (31.94%) MySQL
7 22 (30.56%) E-Commerce
8 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (27.78%) Web Development
10 19 (26.39%) .NET
11 17 (23.61%) Java
11 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
11 17 (23.61%) Zend
11 17 (23.61%) User Experience
12 16 (22.22%) Web Services
13 14 (19.44%) XML
13 14 (19.44%) C#
13 14 (19.44%) XHTML
13 14 (19.44%) AngularJS
13 14 (19.44%) HTML5
13 14 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
14 13 (18.06%) Retail
14 13 (18.06%) LAMP
15 12 (16.67%) Front End Development
16 11 (15.28%) SOAP
16 11 (15.28%) Linux
16 11 (15.28%) OO
17 10 (13.89%) SQL
17 10 (13.89%) CSS3

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 (11.11%) Apache
2 5 (6.94%) CMS
3 4 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.17%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.39%) DNN
6 1 (1.39%) IBM Connections
6 1 (1.39%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.39%) JBoss
6 1 (1.39%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.78%) InDesign
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Magento
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Google Analytics
1 4 (5.56%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.39%) GitHub
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) HTTP
1 6 (8.33%) Internet
2 4 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.94%) MySQL
2 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.17%) DB2
6 2 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Subversion
2 6 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.56%) Axure RP
3 4 (5.56%) Grunt
4 3 (4.17%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.17%) Mocha
5 2 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.39%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.39%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (18.06%) Retail
2 6 (8.33%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Marketing
3 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Games
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (84.72%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) PHP Developer
3 12 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Magento Developer
5 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Designer
6 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
6 6 (8.33%) LAMP Developer
6 6 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 6 (8.33%) PHP Magento Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Angular Developer
7 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.56%) HTML Developer
8 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (98.61%) HTML
2 28 (38.89%) jQuery
3 19 (26.39%) .NET
4 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
5 16 (22.22%) Web Services
6 14 (19.44%) AngularJS
6 14 (19.44%) HTML5
6 14 (19.44%) XHTML
6 14 (19.44%) XML
7 13 (18.06%) LAMP
8 11 (15.28%) SOAP
9 10 (13.89%) CSS3
10 9 (12.50%) Ajax
10 9 (12.50%) Sass
11 8 (11.11%) JSON
11 8 (11.11%) Node.js
11 8 (11.11%) XSL
12 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (8.33%) React
12 6 (8.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) User Experience
2 4 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 4 (5.56%) e-Learning
3 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Copywriting
4 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.78%) RIA
4 2 (2.78%) Social Media
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.11%) MVC
2 22 (30.56%) E-Commerce
3 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (27.78%) Web Development
5 14 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 11 (15.28%) OO
8 9 (12.50%) TDD
9 8 (11.11%) OO PHP
10 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (9.72%) CRM
10 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
11 6 (8.33%) Open Source
12 5 (6.94%) B2B
12 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.94%) Web Design
13 4 (5.56%) ERP
13 4 (5.56%) Pair Programming
13 4 (5.56%) Scrum
13 4 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 54 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (33.33%) PHP
3 17 (23.61%) Java
4 14 (19.44%) C#
5 10 (13.89%) SQL
6 4 (5.56%) Ruby
7 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.78%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.39%) C++
9 1 (1.39%) LotusScript
9 1 (1.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
1 1 (1.39%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Varnish
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Zend
2 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.72%) Adobe
3 7 (9.72%) IBM
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle
5 4 (5.56%) Google
6 2 (2.78%) Ektron
6 2 (2.78%) EPiServer
6 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.39%) hybris
7 1 (1.39%) Lotus
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