The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 7 13 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Contract jobs citing CSS 66 33 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 20.06% 12.18% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.77% 38.82% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 15 4
Average daily rate £338 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £395 £534
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
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
130 85 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.51% 31.37% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 43 41
Average daily rate £338 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +2 12 £338 +50.00% 5
Maidstone +2 10 £344 +175.00% 1
West Malling - 5 £450 - 1
Folkestone +3 4 £318 +0.79% 1
Tonbridge - 2 £260 - 2
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS.

1 115 (100.00%) HTML
2 101 (87.83%) JavaScript
3 67 (58.26%) .NET
3 67 (58.26%) C#
4 62 (53.91%) jQuery
5 53 (46.09%) AngularJS
6 52 (45.22%) MVC
7 43 (37.39%) ASP.NET
8 39 (33.91%) HTML5
8 39 (33.91%) CSS3
9 38 (33.04%) Front End Development
10 36 (31.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (24.35%) .NET Framework
12 28 (24.35%) SQL
12 28 (24.35%) Entity Framework
13 25 (21.74%) TDD
14 21 (18.26%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
16 19 (16.52%) SQL Server
16 19 (16.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 17 (14.78%) Microsoft
17 17 (14.78%) Finance
18 15 (13.04%) MySQL
18 15 (13.04%) Java
19 14 (12.17%) SDLC
20 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 13 (11.30%) JIRA
20 13 (11.30%) E-Commerce
20 13 (11.30%) Hibernate

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.70%) CMS
2 8 (6.96%) JBoss
2 8 (6.96%) Magnolia
3 6 (5.22%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.48%) GlassFish
4 4 (3.48%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.61%) Drupal
5 3 (2.61%) NServiceBus
5 3 (2.61%) WordPress
6 2 (1.74%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.74%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.87%) Confluence
7 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.87%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Magento
2 2 (1.74%) BigMachines
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.74%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.74%) SaaS
1 2 (1.74%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.87%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) HTTP
1 2 (1.74%) SMTP
1 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.04%) MySQL
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.61%) Redis
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (11.30%) JIRA
2 8 (6.96%) Subversion
3 7 (6.09%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.22%) Jasmine
5 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.48%) Bitbucket
6 4 (3.48%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.48%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (3.48%) NetBeans
6 4 (3.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.61%) Grunt
7 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.74%) Selenium
9 1 (0.87%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.87%) Moq
9 1 (0.87%) MSTest
9 1 (0.87%) NUnit
9 1 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 17 (14.78%) Finance
2 2 (1.74%) Banking
3 1 (0.87%) Automotive
3 1 (0.87%) Marketing
3 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (83.48%) Developer
2 47 (40.87%) JavaScript Developer
3 45 (39.13%) .NET Developer
4 43 (37.39%) C# Developer
5 39 (33.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (27.83%) HTML CSS Developer
6 32 (27.83%) HTML Developer
7 24 (20.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 20 (17.39%) Web Developer
9 15 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 15 (13.04%) Senior Developer
10 12 (10.43%) .NET Web Developer
10 12 (10.43%) C# Web Developer
10 12 (10.43%) Java Developer
11 11 (9.57%) Angular Developer
12 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
12 10 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
13 9 (7.83%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 8 (6.96%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (100.00%) HTML
2 67 (58.26%) .NET
3 62 (53.91%) jQuery
4 53 (46.09%) AngularJS
5 43 (37.39%) ASP.NET
6 39 (33.91%) CSS3
6 39 (33.91%) HTML5
7 36 (31.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (24.35%) .NET Framework
8 28 (24.35%) Entity Framework
9 21 (18.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
11 19 (16.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 13 (11.30%) Hibernate
13 12 (10.43%) Backbone.js
14 8 (6.96%) Handlebars
14 8 (6.96%) PhoneGap
14 8 (6.96%) PrimeFaces
14 8 (6.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.74%) Clustering
4 2 (1.74%) iPad
4 2 (1.74%) User Experience
5 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.87%) Animation
5 1 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.87%) NHS
5 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.35%) Windows
2 4 (3.48%) Linux
3 2 (1.74%) Android
3 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.74%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (45.22%) MVC
2 38 (33.04%) Front End Development
3 31 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.74%) TDD
5 14 (12.17%) SDLC
6 13 (11.30%) E-Commerce
7 12 (10.43%) Software Engineering
8 11 (9.57%) BDD
8 11 (9.57%) Scrum
8 11 (9.57%) SOLID
8 11 (9.57%) Waterfall
9 10 (8.70%) OO
10 8 (6.96%) Content Management
11 7 (6.09%) Migration
11 7 (6.09%) Mobile Development
12 6 (5.22%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.35%) MVVM
13 5 (4.35%) SOA
14 4 (3.48%) Web Application Development
15 3 (2.61%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (87.83%) JavaScript
2 67 (58.26%) C#
3 28 (24.35%) SQL
4 15 (13.04%) Java
5 7 (6.09%) PHP
6 3 (2.61%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.74%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.87%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.87%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.87%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle
2 2 (1.74%) PayPal
2 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (1.74%) Siebel
3 1 (0.87%) Facebook
3 1 (0.87%) Lotus
3 1 (0.87%) Telerik
3 1 (0.87%) Twitter
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