The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Contract jobs citing CSS 18 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.50% 12.90% 6.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.00% 41.38% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 10
Average daily rate
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£315 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £265 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £350 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +10.00%
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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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 58 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.83% 31.18% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 49
Average daily rate £315 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 22 (91.67%) HTML
2 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (70.83%) jQuery
4 16 (66.67%) .NET
5 15 (62.50%) MVC
6 14 (58.33%) C#
6 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
7 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
7 13 (54.17%) XML
8 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (41.67%) Ajax
9 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (41.67%) Web Services
9 10 (41.67%) Scrum
10 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
11 8 (33.33%) TDD
11 8 (33.33%) IIS
12 7 (29.17%) SQL
12 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
12 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
12 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (20.83%) PHP
13 5 (20.83%) WPF
13 5 (20.83%) HTML5
14 4 (16.67%) Web Development
14 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
14 4 (16.67%) MySQL

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 8 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.50%) CMS
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (4.17%) Apache
5 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (4.17%) Drupal
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) WebTrends
2 1 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (16.67%) MySQL
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (8.33%) MS Access
8 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) jQuery
3 16 (66.67%) .NET
4 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
5 13 (54.17%) XML
6 10 (41.67%) Ajax
6 10 (41.67%) Web Services
7 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
7 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (20.83%) WPF
8 5 (20.83%) HTML5
9 3 (12.50%) CSS3
10 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
10 2 (8.33%) Silverlight
10 2 (8.33%) JSON
10 2 (8.33%) WCF
11 1 (4.17%) RSS
11 1 (4.17%) OAuth
11 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) MVC
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Scrum
4 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 8 (33.33%) TDD
6 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
7 4 (16.67%) Web Development
7 4 (16.67%) CRM
8 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Project Management
10 1 (4.17%) SEO
10 1 (4.17%) OOP
10 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (4.17%) Android Development
10 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) C#
3 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) PHP
5 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) XAML
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) PHP5
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.17%) Zend
2 1 (4.17%) Xamarin