The table below looks at the statistics for CSS3 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 CSS3 over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CSS 3
Rank - - 9
Contract jobs citing CSS3 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties - - 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £33.75 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +116.00%
CSS3
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
3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 42.86% 21.05% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

CSS3
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Home Counties region citing CSS3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS3 Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

CSS3
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS3 across the Home Counties region.

CSS3 Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties