The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 8 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing CSS 10 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 10.64% 11.72% 11.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.04% 42.86% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 11
Average daily rate £325 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -33.33%
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 £22.60 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-38.07% +14.06%
CSS
Cambridgeshire

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 Peterborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 35 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 28.72% 27.34% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 26
Average daily rate £400 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £212 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £40.25 £26.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.79% +49.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
4 6 (46.15%) User Experience
5 5 (38.46%) C++
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) QA
6 4 (30.77%) Selenium
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) NUnit
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Ruby
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) JUnit
6 4 (30.77%) IIS
6 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Extranet
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
1 4 (30.77%) JUnit
1 4 (30.77%) NUnit
1 4 (30.77%) RSpec
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
1 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.69%) Axure RP
3 1 (7.69%) MorphX
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) QA Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Environment Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
3 4 (30.77%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) WF
5 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
2 4 (30.77%) BDD
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Document Management
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) C++
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 2 (15.38%) X++
6 1 (7.69%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Nintex
3 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards