The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 7 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 9.52% 12.50% 21.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.22% 16.67% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate
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£125 £350 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +75.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
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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 Maidstone region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 42.86% 75.00% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 10
Average daily rate £233 £350 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.57% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £341 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) XHTML
4 3 (50.00%) XSLT
5 2 (33.33%) Content Management
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) WCAG
5 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) User Experience
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) Dojo
6 1 (16.67%) WCF
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Time Management
6 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (16.67%) REST
6 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 1 (16.67%) Spring Integration
6 1 (16.67%) C#

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) XHTML
2 3 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Dojo
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) Spring Integration
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSD
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (16.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Content Management
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft