The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 13 20 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs citing CSS 8 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.35% 4.94% 12.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.05% 21.62% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 19
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £345 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £526 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-8.14% +3.84%

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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42 37 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.33% 22.84% 25.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 32
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £525 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £48.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for CSS.

1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (96.67%) HTML
3 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (56.67%) HTML5
5 16 (53.33%) Web Services
6 15 (50.00%) Java
6 15 (50.00%) CSS3
7 13 (43.33%) MySQL
7 13 (43.33%) MVC
8 11 (36.67%) Oracle
8 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
8 11 (36.67%) Spring
8 11 (36.67%) Java EE
8 11 (36.67%) Mule
8 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (36.67%) Mule ESB
9 9 (30.00%) User Experience
9 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 9 (30.00%) Finance
9 9 (30.00%) Legal
10 8 (26.67%) jQuery
10 8 (26.67%) OO
10 8 (26.67%) Prototyping
11 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
12 5 (16.67%) Usability Testing
12 5 (16.67%) Google Analytics
12 5 (16.67%) Photoshop
12 5 (16.67%) XML
12 5 (16.67%) Data Analytics
12 5 (16.67%) Analytics

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 11 (36.67%) Mule
1 11 (36.67%) Mule ESB
2 3 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
1 5 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 4 (13.33%) SaaS
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) MySQL
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 2 (6.67%) Bower
2 2 (6.67%) Grunt
2 2 (6.67%) gulp
2 2 (6.67%) webpack
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
1 9 (30.00%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) UI Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (16.67%) Designer
5 5 (16.67%) UX Designer
6 4 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (13.33%) UI Designer
6 4 (13.33%) UI/UX Designer
6 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
8 2 (6.67%) Angular Developer
8 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior UI Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) HTML
2 17 (56.67%) HTML5
3 16 (53.33%) Web Services
4 15 (50.00%) CSS3
5 11 (36.67%) Java EE
5 11 (36.67%) Spring
6 8 (26.67%) jQuery
7 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
8 5 (16.67%) React
8 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (16.67%) XML
9 4 (13.33%) JSON
10 3 (10.00%) .NET
10 3 (10.00%) Node.js
10 3 (10.00%) Struts
11 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
11 2 (6.67%) REST
11 2 (6.67%) Sass
11 2 (6.67%) Semantic HTML
11 2 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) MVC
3 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (26.67%) OO
4 8 (26.67%) Prototyping
5 5 (16.67%) Analytics
5 5 (16.67%) Data Analytics
5 5 (16.67%) Information Architecture
5 5 (16.67%) Usability Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Wireframes
6 4 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (13.33%) Web Development
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (10.00%) Kanban
7 3 (10.00%) Open Source
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Workflow
8 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) Ruby
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.67%) UniBasic
4 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) ClickTale
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.67%) Redback
5 1 (3.33%) Sun