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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 31 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Contract jobs citing CSS 22 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.20% 11.57% 3.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.92% 41.18% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Median daily rate £388 £336 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.24% +6.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £317 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £355 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-23.61% +12.50%
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
130 34 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 36.62% 28.10% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 11 9
Median daily rate £440 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £360 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £410 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -23 20 £388 +7.63% 1
Shrewsbury - 1 £238 - 3
CSS
West Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 31 (58.49%) HTML
2 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (39.62%) SQL
4 20 (37.74%) Java
4 20 (37.74%) Unix
5 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
5 19 (35.85%) Scala
5 19 (35.85%) HTML5
6 18 (33.96%) MongoDB
7 17 (32.08%) Play Framework
7 17 (32.08%) User Experience
7 17 (32.08%) XML
8 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
8 16 (30.19%) JSON
8 16 (30.19%) DevOps
8 16 (30.19%) Puppet
9 15 (28.30%) jQuery
9 15 (28.30%) Spring
9 15 (28.30%) Open Source
10 14 (26.42%) J2SE
10 14 (26.42%) J2EE
10 14 (26.42%) JUnit
11 13 (24.53%) Test Strategy
12 12 (22.64%) Scrum
12 12 (22.64%) Confluence
12 12 (22.64%) JIRA
13 11 (20.75%) Hadoop
13 11 (20.75%) Pentaho
13 11 (20.75%) Data Integration
13 11 (20.75%) Informatica

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 12 (22.64%) Confluence
2 9 (16.98%) JBoss
3 8 (15.09%) Apache
3 8 (15.09%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.89%) nginx
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) GitHub
1 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) HTTP
2 8 (15.09%) BGP
2 8 (15.09%) BIG-IP
2 8 (15.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (15.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 8 (15.09%) Firewall
2 8 (15.09%) OSPF
2 8 (15.09%) SSL
2 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.43%) Network Security
4 1 (1.89%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) MongoDB
2 11 (20.75%) Hadoop
2 11 (20.75%) Pentaho
3 8 (15.09%) Big Data
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
2 14 (26.42%) JUnit
3 12 (22.64%) JIRA
4 10 (18.87%) IntelliJ
5 9 (16.98%) Selenium
6 8 (15.09%) Eclipse
6 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
7 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.77%) Gatling
9 1 (1.89%) Ant
9 1 (1.89%) Grunt
9 1 (1.89%) gulp
9 1 (1.89%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.89%) Maven
9 1 (1.89%) Sublime Text
9 1 (1.89%) Subversion
9 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Java Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Pentaho Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Designer
3 9 (16.98%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Digital Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) UX Designer
4 8 (15.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Monitoring Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Monitoring Specialist
6 4 (7.55%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Network Monitoring Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Network Monitoring Specialist
6 4 (7.55%) Network Specialist
7 3 (5.66%) Data Integration Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Integration Developer
7 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (58.49%) HTML
2 19 (35.85%) HTML5
3 17 (32.08%) Play Framework
3 17 (32.08%) XML
4 16 (30.19%) JSON
5 15 (28.30%) jQuery
5 15 (28.30%) Spring
6 14 (26.42%) J2EE
6 14 (26.42%) J2SE
7 8 (15.09%) EJB
7 8 (15.09%) Hibernate
7 8 (15.09%) REST
7 8 (15.09%) SOAP
8 5 (9.43%) .NET
8 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
8 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
9 4 (7.55%) CSS3
9 4 (7.55%) Middleware
10 3 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) User Experience
2 11 (20.75%) Data Integration
3 8 (15.09%) Mobile App
4 5 (9.43%) Data Centre
4 5 (9.43%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.89%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Unix
2 9 (16.98%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) DevOps
3 15 (28.30%) Open Source
4 13 (24.53%) Test Strategy
5 12 (22.64%) Scrum
6 11 (20.75%) Dashboard Development
7 10 (18.87%) Microservices
8 9 (16.98%) Configuration Management
8 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
9 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (15.09%) ITIL
9 8 (15.09%) ITIL V3
9 8 (15.09%) Load Balancing
9 8 (15.09%) Network Architecture
9 8 (15.09%) Network Management
9 8 (15.09%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (15.09%) Prototyping
9 8 (15.09%) Rapid Prototyping
10 6 (11.32%) Customer Insight
11 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) SQL
2 20 (37.74%) Java
3 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
3 19 (35.85%) Scala
4 11 (20.75%) C
5 9 (16.98%) C#
6 7 (13.21%) Haskell
7 3 (5.66%) Ruby
8 2 (3.77%) Groovy
8 2 (3.77%) Python
9 1 (1.89%) Perl
9 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.32%) Degree
4 2 (3.77%) CCNA
4 2 (3.77%) CCNP
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.89%) ISEB
5 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (30.19%) Puppet
2 8 (15.09%) OPNET
3 1 (1.89%) Grafana
3 1 (1.89%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Cloudera
1 11 (20.75%) Informatica
2 8 (15.09%) BMC
2 8 (15.09%) CheckPoint
2 8 (15.09%) Cisco
2 8 (15.09%) F5
2 8 (15.09%) Fortinet
2 8 (15.09%) Juniper
2 8 (15.09%) Nokia
2 8 (15.09%) Riverbed
2 8 (15.09%) SolarWinds
2 8 (15.09%) webMethods
3 6 (11.32%) Adobe
4 1 (1.89%) Google
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Xamarin