The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 17 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing CSS 12 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.45% 6.79% 7.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.00% 20.47% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Median daily rate £440 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £350 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £350 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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 Shropshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 127 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 31.06% 33.16% 43.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 41
Median daily rate £475 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.38 - -
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 Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +20 10 £440 +25.71% 4
Ludlow 0 1 - -
CSS
West Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 32 (91.43%) HTML
2 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Java
4 14 (40.00%) Web Design
5 13 (37.14%) Scrum
5 13 (37.14%) C#
6 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
6 12 (34.29%) HTML5
6 12 (34.29%) User Experience
7 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
7 11 (31.43%) Scala
7 11 (31.43%) REST
7 11 (31.43%) JSON
7 11 (31.43%) Linux
8 10 (28.57%) Configuration Management
8 10 (28.57%) Ajax
8 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 10 (28.57%) CSS3
8 10 (28.57%) Rapid Prototyping
8 10 (28.57%) Prototyping
9 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
9 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
9 9 (25.71%) Automated Testing
9 9 (25.71%) Ruby
9 9 (25.71%) Python
10 8 (22.86%) MVC
10 8 (22.86%) Subversion
10 8 (22.86%) Spring
10 8 (22.86%) RESTful
10 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 7 (20.00%) Confluence
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) Documentum
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (5.71%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) BGP
3 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.86%) OSPF
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.43%) MySQL
4 3 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.71%) CouchDB
5 2 (5.71%) Riak
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
2 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 8 (22.86%) Subversion
4 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 7 (20.00%) JIRA
5 6 (17.14%) JUnit
6 4 (11.43%) IntelliJ
6 4 (11.43%) Maven
7 2 (5.71%) Selenium
7 2 (5.71%) Travis CI
8 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.86%) Grunt
8 1 (2.86%) gulp
8 1 (2.86%) Protractor
8 1 (2.86%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.86%) webpack
8 1 (2.86%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Designer
4 8 (22.86%) UX Designer
5 4 (11.43%) Angular Developer
6 3 (8.57%) HTML CSS Designer
7 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Digital UX Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Interaction Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Scala Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Monitoring Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Network Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.86%) User Experience Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (91.43%) HTML
2 12 (34.29%) HTML5
3 11 (31.43%) JSON
3 11 (31.43%) REST
4 10 (28.57%) Ajax
4 10 (28.57%) CSS3
5 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
6 8 (22.86%) Play Framework
6 8 (22.86%) RESTful
6 8 (22.86%) Spring
7 6 (17.14%) XML
8 5 (14.29%) Django
8 5 (14.29%) Guice
8 5 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (14.29%) Spring MVC
9 4 (11.43%) React
9 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (8.57%) Angular 2
10 3 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (8.57%) Polymer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) User Experience
2 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Unix
3 3 (8.57%) Debian
3 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
3 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Web Design
3 13 (37.14%) Scrum
4 10 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 10 (28.57%) Prototyping
4 10 (28.57%) Rapid Prototyping
5 9 (25.71%) Automated Testing
6 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (22.86%) MVC
6 8 (22.86%) Open Source
7 7 (20.00%) Service Design
8 6 (17.14%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (14.29%) Front End Development
9 5 (14.29%) OWASP
9 5 (14.29%) TDD
10 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
10 3 (8.57%) OO
10 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
11 2 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) C#
3 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
4 11 (31.43%) Scala
5 9 (25.71%) Python
5 9 (25.71%) Ruby
6 5 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (11.43%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.86%) Groovy
8 1 (2.86%) PHP
8 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Grafana
2 1 (2.86%) OpenView
2 1 (2.86%) OPNET
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Google
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
3 2 (5.71%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) BMC
4 1 (2.86%) F5
4 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.86%) Juniper
4 1 (2.86%) Nokia
4 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.86%) Splunk
4 1 (2.86%) webMethods