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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank - 11 7
Contract jobs citing CSS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 4.55% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 50.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
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
6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 30.00% 9.09% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate £475 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £413 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £501 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Home Counties region as a proportion of the total demand within 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