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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 27 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 32 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.06% 6.55% 5.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.81% 29.73% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
Median daily rate £450 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.49% -4.21%
CSS
West Midlands

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
124 37 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 27.37% 22.02% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 10 10
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 31 £450 +80.00% 9
CSS
West Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 36 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (61.54%) HTML
3 20 (38.46%) Java
3 20 (38.46%) User Experience
4 19 (36.54%) XML
5 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
6 17 (32.69%) Scala
7 16 (30.77%) Scrum
7 16 (30.77%) Play Framework
8 15 (28.85%) JSON
9 14 (26.92%) MongoDB
10 12 (23.08%) MVC
11 11 (21.15%) Configuration Management
11 11 (21.15%) SQL
11 11 (21.15%) Spring
11 11 (21.15%) HTML5
12 10 (19.23%) Network Architecture
12 10 (19.23%) Network Management
12 10 (19.23%) F5
12 10 (19.23%) ITIL V3
12 10 (19.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 10 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (19.23%) Network Monitoring
12 10 (19.23%) DevOps
12 10 (19.23%) TDD
12 10 (19.23%) Load Balancing
12 10 (19.23%) BIG-IP
12 10 (19.23%) Fortinet
12 10 (19.23%) Riverbed
12 10 (19.23%) SolarWinds

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 5 (9.62%) Confluence
2 4 (7.69%) Apache
2 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.77%) JBoss
4 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.92%) nginx
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) GitHub
1 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) BGP
1 10 (19.23%) BIG-IP
1 10 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
1 10 (19.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 10 (19.23%) Firewall
1 10 (19.23%) OSPF
2 6 (11.54%) HTTP
3 3 (5.77%) SSL
3 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) MongoDB
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.85%) CouchDB
5 2 (3.85%) MySQL
5 2 (3.85%) Riak
6 1 (1.92%) Big Data
6 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.92%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) IntelliJ
2 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 7 (13.46%) Eclipse
4 5 (9.62%) JIRA
5 4 (7.69%) JUnit
5 4 (7.69%) Subversion
6 3 (5.77%) Maven
6 3 (5.77%) Selenium
7 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.85%) Grunt
7 2 (3.85%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.92%) Gatling
8 1 (1.92%) gulp
8 1 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.92%) Protractor
8 1 (1.92%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.92%) Sublime Text
8 1 (1.92%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Developer
2 9 (17.31%) Designer
2 9 (17.31%) Java Developer
2 9 (17.31%) Scala Developer
3 8 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 8 (15.38%) UX Designer
4 5 (9.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Monitoring Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Monitoring Specialist
4 5 (9.62%) Network Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Network Monitoring Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Network Monitoring Specialist
4 5 (9.62%) Network Specialist
4 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Digital Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (61.54%) HTML
2 19 (36.54%) XML
3 16 (30.77%) Play Framework
4 15 (28.85%) JSON
5 11 (21.15%) HTML5
5 11 (21.15%) Spring
6 8 (15.38%) .NET
6 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 8 (15.38%) CSS3
7 7 (13.46%) .NET Framework
7 7 (13.46%) Ajax
7 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
7 7 (13.46%) Apache Cordova
7 7 (13.46%) PhoneGap
7 7 (13.46%) WinForms
8 6 (11.54%) REST
8 6 (11.54%) RESTful
9 5 (9.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) User Experience
2 7 (13.46%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.62%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.85%) CMDB
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 5 (9.62%) Unix
4 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.77%) Scrum
3 12 (23.08%) MVC
4 11 (21.15%) Configuration Management
5 10 (19.23%) DevOps
5 10 (19.23%) ITIL
5 10 (19.23%) ITIL V3
5 10 (19.23%) Load Balancing
5 10 (19.23%) Network Architecture
5 10 (19.23%) Network Management
5 10 (19.23%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (19.23%) TDD
6 9 (17.31%) Open Source
7 8 (15.38%) Prototyping
7 8 (15.38%) Rapid Prototyping
7 8 (15.38%) Test Strategy
7 8 (15.38%) Web Design
8 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
8 7 (13.46%) OO
8 7 (13.46%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) Java
2 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.69%) Scala
4 11 (21.15%) SQL
5 10 (19.23%) C#
6 7 (13.46%) Ruby
7 4 (7.69%) Python
8 2 (3.85%) Groovy
9 1 (1.92%) C
9 1 (1.92%) Haskell
9 1 (1.92%) Perl
9 1 (1.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) CCNA
3 2 (3.85%) CCNP
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) OPNET
2 8 (15.38%) Puppet
3 2 (3.85%) Grafana
4 1 (1.92%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) BMC
1 10 (19.23%) CheckPoint
1 10 (19.23%) Cisco
1 10 (19.23%) F5
1 10 (19.23%) Fortinet
1 10 (19.23%) Juniper
1 10 (19.23%) Nokia
1 10 (19.23%) Riverbed
1 10 (19.23%) SolarWinds
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) Xamarin
3 3 (5.77%) Google
4 2 (3.85%) webMethods
5 1 (1.92%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.92%) Informatica
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Splunk