The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Sheffield region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 11 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.04% 4.32% 7.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.58% 21.62% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 10
Average daily rate
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£290 £284 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +18.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £259 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £331 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +32.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 37 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.63% 20.00% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 38
Average daily rate £325 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
CSS
South Yorkshire

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 28 (100.00%) HTML
2 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
3 20 (71.43%) jQuery
4 17 (60.71%) MVC
5 12 (42.86%) HTML5
5 12 (42.86%) CSS3
6 11 (39.29%) C#
6 11 (39.29%) .NET
7 10 (35.71%) Java
7 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 10 (35.71%) Spring
7 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
8 9 (32.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (32.14%) Release Management
8 9 (32.14%) Hibernate
8 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
8 9 (32.14%) Java EE
9 8 (28.57%) Spring MVC
9 8 (28.57%) Maven
9 8 (28.57%) Ajax
9 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
9 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 8 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (28.57%) Twitter
9 8 (28.57%) Web Application Development
9 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (25.00%) Spring Integration
11 5 (17.86%) Finance
12 4 (14.29%) SQL

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) Jetty
1 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.57%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Maven
1 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Trac
3 1 (3.57%) Grunt
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 9 (32.14%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Designer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (71.43%) jQuery
3 12 (42.86%) HTML5
3 12 (42.86%) CSS3
4 11 (39.29%) .NET
5 10 (35.71%) Spring
6 9 (32.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (32.14%) Hibernate
6 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
6 9 (32.14%) Java EE
7 8 (28.57%) Spring MVC
7 8 (28.57%) Ajax
7 8 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (25.00%) Spring Integration
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (7.14%) Flash
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
10 1 (3.57%) JSP
10 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) Release Management
3 8 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 3 (10.71%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Usability Testing
5 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) OOP
6 1 (3.57%) OOD
6 1 (3.57%) SEO
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
2 11 (39.29%) C#
3 10 (35.71%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (10.71%) PHP
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 8 (28.57%) Twitter
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle