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 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank - - 12
Contract jobs citing CSS 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties - - 10.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.32% +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 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 8.33% 21.05% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £500 £700 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +69.69%
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 £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

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