The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 28 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing CSS 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.19% 1.81% 2.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 7.50% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £390 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
CSS
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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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 40 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 26.23% 24.10% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 32 18
Average daily rate £390 £463 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% +42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £626 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £45.20 - £29.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.39 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Luton

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

CSS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) Dojo
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) XHTML
2 5 (83.33%) Sass
2 5 (83.33%) LESS
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Ember.js

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) UI Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Dojo
2 5 (83.33%) LESS
2 5 (83.33%) Sass
2 5 (83.33%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby