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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 13 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs citing CSS 22 37 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.94% 13.41% 5.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.45% 27.82% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 12
Median daily rate £310 £325 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £210 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £338 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-23.61% +12.50%
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
98 133 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 30.91% 48.19% 43.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 69 45
Median daily rate £375 £338 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £375 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Tunbridge Wells +2 5 £325 - 1
Maidstone +1 2 £345 +2.22% 4
Dover - 2 £255 -
Chatham - 1 £425 -
CSS
South East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 113 (99.12%) HTML
2 102 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 76 (66.67%) jQuery
4 66 (57.89%) .NET
4 66 (57.89%) HTML5
5 65 (57.02%) MVC
6 61 (53.51%) C#
7 59 (51.75%) CSS3
8 54 (47.37%) ASP.NET
9 51 (44.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 44 (38.60%) Web Development
11 40 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (32.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 37 (32.46%) TDD
13 36 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
14 30 (26.32%) SQL
15 29 (25.44%) .NET Framework
16 28 (24.56%) AngularJS
17 25 (21.93%) Entity Framework
18 23 (20.18%) Software Engineering
18 23 (20.18%) Microsoft
18 23 (20.18%) SDLC
19 21 (18.42%) E-Commerce
20 19 (16.67%) Backbone.js
20 19 (16.67%) SignalR
21 18 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 18 (15.79%) Waterfall
22 17 (14.91%) Handlebars
22 17 (14.91%) SOLID
23 16 (14.04%) Front End Development

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 8 (7.02%) WordPress
2 6 (5.26%) Umbraco
3 5 (4.39%) JBoss
4 4 (3.51%) CMS
5 3 (2.63%) NServiceBus
6 2 (1.75%) Drupal
7 1 (0.88%) Apache
7 1 (0.88%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) BigMachines
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.75%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.75%) SaaS
1 2 (1.75%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) HTTP
2 2 (1.75%) FTP
3 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.40%) MySQL
3 4 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.63%) Redis
5 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.88%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (14.04%) Octopus Deploy
2 14 (12.28%) Jasmine
3 11 (9.65%) Karma Test Runner
4 10 (8.77%) Subversion
5 8 (7.02%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.51%) Grunt
8 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.75%) MSTest
9 2 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.75%) Selenium
10 1 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.88%) Moq
10 1 (0.88%) NUnit
10 1 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (9.65%) Finance
2 2 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.88%) Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Games
3 1 (0.88%) Marketing
3 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 102 (89.47%) Developer
2 48 (42.11%) .NET Developer
2 48 (42.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 42 (36.84%) C# Developer
4 39 (34.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 38 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (29.82%) Web Developer
7 29 (25.44%) HTML Developer
8 25 (21.93%) HTML CSS Developer
9 24 (21.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 19 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 17 (14.91%) C# Web Developer
11 17 (14.91%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (14.91%) Senior Developer
12 16 (14.04%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 16 (14.04%) Senior C# Developer
13 15 (13.16%) .NET Web Developer
14 14 (12.28%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 9 (7.89%) Software Developer
16 7 (6.14%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (99.12%) HTML
2 76 (66.67%) jQuery
3 66 (57.89%) .NET
3 66 (57.89%) HTML5
4 59 (51.75%) CSS3
5 54 (47.37%) ASP.NET
6 51 (44.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (32.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 36 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
9 29 (25.44%) .NET Framework
10 28 (24.56%) AngularJS
11 25 (21.93%) Entity Framework
12 19 (16.67%) Backbone.js
12 19 (16.67%) SignalR
13 18 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 17 (14.91%) Handlebars
15 14 (12.28%) Sass
16 12 (10.53%) LESS
17 9 (7.89%) Ajax
18 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.39%) iPad
2 5 (4.39%) User Experience
3 4 (3.51%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.14%) Linux
2 5 (4.39%) Mac OS X
2 5 (4.39%) Unix
3 2 (1.75%) Windows
4 1 (0.88%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (57.02%) MVC
2 44 (38.60%) Web Development
3 40 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (32.46%) TDD
5 23 (20.18%) SDLC
5 23 (20.18%) Software Engineering
6 21 (18.42%) E-Commerce
7 18 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 17 (14.91%) SOLID
9 16 (14.04%) BDD
9 16 (14.04%) Front End Development
10 11 (9.65%) Scrum
11 9 (7.89%) Unit Testing
12 8 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (5.26%) Web Design
14 5 (4.39%) Agile Project Management
14 5 (4.39%) Migration
14 5 (4.39%) MVVM
14 5 (4.39%) Project Management
14 5 (4.39%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 102 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 61 (53.51%) C#
3 30 (26.32%) SQL
4 15 (13.16%) Java
5 14 (12.28%) PHP
6 2 (1.75%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.88%) PHP 5
7 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.39%) ISEB
2 2 (1.75%) Degree
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) cPanel
Vendors
1 23 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.75%) Adobe
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle
2 2 (1.75%) PayPal
2 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (1.75%) Siebel
3 1 (0.88%) Zend