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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing CSS 25 49 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 10.29% 17.31% 7.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.98% 36.57% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 43 16
Median daily rate £350 £350 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +52.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £450 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.73% -4.21%
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
61 134 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 25.10% 47.35% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 79 51
Median daily rate £350 £340 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -5 4 £380 +8.57% 1
Tunbridge Wells +7 2 £363 +3.57% 8
West Malling - 1 £375 - 1
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 44 (93.62%) HTML
2 43 (91.49%) JavaScript
3 21 (44.68%) .NET
4 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (42.55%) jQuery
5 19 (40.43%) HTML5
5 19 (40.43%) Web Development
5 19 (40.43%) MVC
6 18 (38.30%) C#
7 15 (31.91%) SQL
8 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET
8 14 (29.79%) CSS3
9 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
9 13 (27.66%) Front End Development
10 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
11 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
11 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
12 9 (19.15%) Umbraco
12 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
12 9 (19.15%) TDD
12 9 (19.15%) Web Design
12 9 (19.15%) Finance
12 9 (19.15%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
13 8 (17.02%) SDLC
13 8 (17.02%) ETL
13 8 (17.02%) Entity Framework
14 7 (14.89%) Subversion
14 7 (14.89%) C

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 (19.15%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.38%) WordPress
3 2 (4.26%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) Network Security
3 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.13%) DTS
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.89%) Subversion
3 5 (10.64%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
6 2 (4.26%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (4.26%) Moq
6 2 (4.26%) MSTest
6 2 (4.26%) NUnit
6 2 (4.26%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (2.13%) Bower
7 1 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (2.13%) git-flow
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (87.23%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Web Developer
4 9 (19.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (19.15%) C# Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (17.02%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Senior Developer
6 7 (14.89%) HTML Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Umbraco Developer
7 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (12.77%) C Developer
7 6 (12.77%) C/C++ Developer
7 6 (12.77%) C++ Developer
7 6 (12.77%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Agile Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (10.64%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (93.62%) HTML
2 21 (44.68%) .NET
3 20 (42.55%) jQuery
4 19 (40.43%) HTML5
5 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET
5 14 (29.79%) CSS3
6 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
7 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
8 8 (17.02%) Entity Framework
9 7 (14.89%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (10.64%) SignalR
11 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (8.51%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (8.51%) REST
11 4 (8.51%) Sass
12 3 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (6.38%) WCF
12 3 (6.38%) XML
13 2 (4.26%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) User Experience
1 6 (12.77%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.26%) NHS
2 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.13%) iPad
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Unix
2 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) MVC
2 19 (40.43%) Web Development
3 13 (27.66%) Front End Development
4 9 (19.15%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (19.15%) TDD
4 9 (19.15%) Web Design
5 8 (17.02%) ETL
5 8 (17.02%) SDLC
6 7 (14.89%) Agile Project Management
6 7 (14.89%) Project Management
7 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
7 6 (12.77%) SOLID
7 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (10.64%) BDD
9 2 (4.26%) CQRS
9 2 (4.26%) High Availability
9 2 (4.26%) Information Governance
9 2 (4.26%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 43 (91.49%) JavaScript
2 18 (38.30%) C#
3 15 (31.91%) SQL
4 7 (14.89%) C
4 7 (14.89%) C++
4 7 (14.89%) Perl
4 7 (14.89%) PHP
5 5 (10.64%) COBOL
5 5 (10.64%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.38%) Java
6 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.13%) VBA
7 1 (2.13%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Sitecore