The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank - - 10
Contract jobs citing CSS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties - - 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.43% +4.28%
CSS
South East

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 Home Counties region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 11.11% 30.00% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £500 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Home Counties 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 the Home Counties

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties