The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS 27 46 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.31% 15.70% 10.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.93% 30.07% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 23
Median daily rate £310 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £350 £350
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 £32.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +5.71%
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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
82 153 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 28.28% 52.22% 38.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 83 54
Median daily rate £350 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
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 Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Kent

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Kent region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +4 3 £340 +0.74%
Tunbridge Wells 0 3 £300 -14.28%
Dover - 2 £255 -
Chatham - 1 £425 -
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for CSS.

1 105 (96.33%) HTML
2 96 (88.07%) JavaScript
3 70 (64.22%) jQuery
4 62 (56.88%) .NET
4 62 (56.88%) MVC
5 59 (54.13%) HTML5
6 57 (52.29%) C#
7 53 (48.62%) CSS3
8 50 (45.87%) ASP.NET
9 48 (44.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 46 (42.20%) Web Development
11 41 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (34.86%) TDD
13 34 (31.19%) ASP.NET Web API
14 32 (29.36%) KnockoutJS
14 32 (29.36%) SQL
15 27 (24.77%) .NET Framework
16 26 (23.85%) AngularJS
17 23 (21.10%) SDLC
17 23 (21.10%) Entity Framework
17 23 (21.10%) Microsoft
18 20 (18.35%) Software Engineering
19 19 (17.43%) E-Commerce
20 18 (16.51%) SignalR
21 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
21 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 16 (14.68%) Octopus Deploy
21 16 (14.68%) SOLID
21 16 (14.68%) Waterfall
21 16 (14.68%) BDD

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.26%) Umbraco
2 8 (7.34%) WordPress
3 5 (4.59%) CMS
4 4 (3.67%) JBoss
5 2 (1.83%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.92%) Apache
6 1 (0.92%) Drupal
6 1 (0.92%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.92%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.92%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) HTTP
2 2 (1.83%) FTP
3 1 (0.92%) Intranet
3 1 (0.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.01%) MySQL
3 7 (6.42%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.83%) Redis
6 1 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.92%) DTS
6 1 (0.92%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (14.68%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (10.09%) Jasmine
2 11 (10.09%) Subversion
3 10 (9.17%) Git (software)
4 9 (8.26%) Karma Test Runner
5 7 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.59%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.67%) MSTest
8 3 (2.75%) Moq
8 3 (2.75%) NUnit
8 3 (2.75%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (1.83%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.83%) Grunt
10 1 (0.92%) Bower
10 1 (0.92%) git-flow
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.92%) Selenium
General
1 11 (10.09%) Finance
2 2 (1.83%) Marketing
2 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.92%) Banking
3 1 (0.92%) Games
3 1 (0.92%) Local Government
3 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (89.91%) Developer
2 46 (42.20%) .NET Developer
3 43 (39.45%) JavaScript Developer
4 41 (37.61%) C# Developer
5 37 (33.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 37 (33.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (33.03%) Web Developer
7 29 (26.61%) HTML Developer
8 25 (22.94%) HTML CSS Developer
9 23 (21.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 20 (18.35%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 17 (15.60%) C# Web Developer
12 16 (14.68%) Senior .NET Developer
12 16 (14.68%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 16 (14.68%) Senior C# Developer
12 16 (14.68%) Senior Developer
13 15 (13.76%) .NET Web Developer
14 14 (12.84%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 9 (8.26%) Software Developer
16 7 (6.42%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (96.33%) HTML
2 70 (64.22%) jQuery
3 62 (56.88%) .NET
4 59 (54.13%) HTML5
5 53 (48.62%) CSS3
6 50 (45.87%) ASP.NET
7 48 (44.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (31.19%) ASP.NET Web API
9 32 (29.36%) KnockoutJS
10 27 (24.77%) .NET Framework
11 26 (23.85%) AngularJS
12 23 (21.10%) Entity Framework
13 18 (16.51%) SignalR
14 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 15 (13.76%) Backbone.js
16 13 (11.93%) Handlebars
16 13 (11.93%) Sass
17 10 (9.17%) LESS
18 9 (8.26%) Ajax
19 8 (7.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.34%) User Experience
3 6 (5.50%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.67%) iPad
5 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.83%) NHS
5 2 (1.83%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) Linux
2 7 (6.42%) Unix
3 6 (5.50%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.75%) Windows
5 1 (0.92%) Android
5 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (56.88%) MVC
2 46 (42.20%) Web Development
3 41 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (34.86%) TDD
5 23 (21.10%) SDLC
6 20 (18.35%) Software Engineering
7 19 (17.43%) E-Commerce
8 16 (14.68%) BDD
8 16 (14.68%) SOLID
8 16 (14.68%) Waterfall
9 15 (13.76%) Front End Development
10 10 (9.17%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (9.17%) Scrum
11 9 (8.26%) Web Design
12 7 (6.42%) Agile Project Management
12 7 (6.42%) Project Management
12 7 (6.42%) Unit Testing
13 6 (5.50%) Configuration Management
14 5 (4.59%) MVVM
15 4 (3.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 96 (88.07%) JavaScript
2 57 (52.29%) C#
3 32 (29.36%) SQL
4 14 (12.84%) Java
5 13 (11.93%) PHP
6 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.92%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.92%) PHP 5
7 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.92%) VBA
7 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) ISEB
2 2 (1.83%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) cPanel
Vendors
1 23 (21.10%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.83%) Adobe
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle
3 1 (0.92%) PayPal
3 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.92%) Siebel
3 1 (0.92%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.92%) Zend