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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
South East / Home Counties
Rank - - 3
Contract jobs citing CSS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties - - 9.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +8.33%

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 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 7.14% 45.45% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £1,250 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +177.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

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