The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 4 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 27 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 15.98% 5.60% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.37% 29.17% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £410 £560
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -26.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £220 £528
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £420 £604
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -8.57%
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
57 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 33.73% 19.20% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 8 15
Average daily rate £400 £230 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -53.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £420 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +14 25 £400 -4.76% 1
CSS
West Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 (73.68%) HTML
2 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
3 15 (39.47%) MySQL
4 13 (34.21%) Visualisation
4 13 (34.21%) Open Source
5 12 (31.58%) MongoDB
5 12 (31.58%) Web Design
6 11 (28.95%) Web Development
6 11 (28.95%) Linux
6 11 (28.95%) Configuration Management
6 11 (28.95%) Firewall
7 10 (26.32%) BMC
7 10 (26.32%) Cisco
7 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (26.32%) BIG-IP
7 10 (26.32%) HTML5
7 10 (26.32%) F5
7 10 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (26.32%) SolarWinds
7 10 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 9 (23.68%) Fortinet
8 9 (23.68%) Adobe
8 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
9 8 (21.05%) Red Hat
9 8 (21.05%) SUSE
9 8 (21.05%) Apache
9 8 (21.05%) XML
9 8 (21.05%) D3.js
9 8 (21.05%) Flot
9 8 (21.05%) Kibana

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 (21.05%) Apache
2 7 (18.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Confluence
4 3 (7.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (7.89%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Google Analytics
1 2 (5.26%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Firewall
2 10 (26.32%) BIG-IP
2 10 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (15.79%) MPLS
3 6 (15.79%) VoIP
3 6 (15.79%) WLAN
3 6 (15.79%) WAN
3 6 (15.79%) HTTP
3 6 (15.79%) DMVPN
3 6 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (10.53%) BGP
5 4 (10.53%) OSPF
6 3 (7.89%) Skype
7 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.26%) SSL
7 2 (5.26%) Internet
7 2 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) MySQL
2 12 (31.58%) MongoDB
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
4 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.89%) Legal
1 3 (7.89%) Publishing
2 2 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Website Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Web Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Network Specialist
3 4 (10.53%) Designer
3 4 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Monitoring Specialist
3 4 (10.53%) Sitecore Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Network Support
4 3 (7.89%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (2.63%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (2.63%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) HTML
2 10 (26.32%) HTML5
3 8 (21.05%) XML
3 8 (21.05%) D3.js
3 8 (21.05%) Flot
4 6 (15.79%) XSD
4 6 (15.79%) REST
5 5 (13.16%) jQuery
5 5 (13.16%) .NET
6 4 (10.53%) Ajax
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.26%) XHTML
7 2 (5.26%) CGI
7 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (5.26%) CSS3
8 1 (2.63%) Spring Integration
8 1 (2.63%) Laravel
8 1 (2.63%) Spring
8 1 (2.63%) Symfony
8 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Visualisation
1 13 (34.21%) Open Source
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) SUSE
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Web Design
2 11 (28.95%) Web Development
2 11 (28.95%) Configuration Management
3 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.79%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (15.79%) WAN Optimisation
4 6 (15.79%) Microservices
5 5 (13.16%) Analytics
5 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
6 4 (10.53%) ITIL
6 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 4 (10.53%) Service Management
6 4 (10.53%) Network Management
6 4 (10.53%) Network Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.89%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.16%) C#
3 3 (7.89%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) SQL
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) CCNP
1 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Kibana
2 6 (15.79%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (10.53%) OPNET
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) BMC
1 10 (26.32%) Cisco
1 10 (26.32%) F5
1 10 (26.32%) SolarWinds
2 9 (23.68%) Fortinet
2 9 (23.68%) Adobe
2 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
3 8 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 6 (15.79%) McAfee
4 6 (15.79%) IBM
4 6 (15.79%) Blue Coat
4 6 (15.79%) Sitecore
5 4 (10.53%) Juniper
5 4 (10.53%) Nokia
5 4 (10.53%) Riverbed
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.26%) Omniture
6 2 (5.26%) Google