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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 21 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 10 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.59% 3.80% 3.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.54% 16.67% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £445 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.14% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £350 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £350 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.98 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-8.64% +7.69%

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 72 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 31.84% 22.78% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 31
Median daily rate £450 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 23 January 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 +11 9 £445 +27.14% 1
Ludlow +4 1 - -
CSS
West Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 33 (82.50%) HTML
2 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (45.00%) Java
3 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (40.00%) Scrum
5 13 (32.50%) AngularJS
6 12 (30.00%) Jenkins
6 12 (30.00%) User Experience
6 12 (30.00%) C#
6 12 (30.00%) Scala
6 12 (30.00%) HTML5
7 11 (27.50%) CSS3
7 11 (27.50%) JSON
7 11 (27.50%) MVC
7 11 (27.50%) Web Design
8 10 (25.00%) Spring
8 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 10 (25.00%) Linux
8 10 (25.00%) XML
8 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 10 (25.00%) Play Framework
9 9 (22.50%) Ajax
9 9 (22.50%) RESTful
10 8 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
10 8 (20.00%) REST
10 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
10 8 (20.00%) Ruby
10 8 (20.00%) SQL
10 8 (20.00%) TDD
10 8 (20.00%) Prototyping

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 (17.50%) Confluence
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) HTTP
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (7.50%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) BGP
3 2 (5.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (5.00%) OSPF
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
2 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.50%) MySQL
4 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.00%) CouchDB
5 2 (5.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (17.50%) JIRA
3 7 (17.50%) Subversion
4 6 (15.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (10.00%) JUnit
5 4 (10.00%) Maven
6 3 (7.50%) IntelliJ
6 3 (7.50%) Travis CI
7 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.00%) Grunt
7 2 (5.00%) Protractor
7 2 (5.00%) Selenium
7 2 (5.00%) SonarQube
7 2 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (5.00%) Yeoman
8 1 (2.50%) Ant
8 1 (2.50%) Hudson
8 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Java Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Designer
4 7 (17.50%) UX Designer
5 5 (12.50%) Angular Developer
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Scala Developer
7 3 (7.50%) HTML CSS Designer
8 2 (5.00%) Digital Designer
8 2 (5.00%) Digital UX Designer
8 2 (5.00%) Interaction Designer
8 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring Specialist
9 1 (2.50%) Network Specialist
9 1 (2.50%) Ruby Developer
9 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (82.50%) HTML
2 13 (32.50%) AngularJS
3 12 (30.00%) HTML5
4 11 (27.50%) CSS3
4 11 (27.50%) JSON
5 10 (25.00%) Play Framework
5 10 (25.00%) Spring
5 10 (25.00%) XML
6 9 (22.50%) Ajax
6 9 (22.50%) RESTful
7 8 (20.00%) REST
8 5 (12.50%) .NET
8 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 5 (12.50%) React
8 5 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (12.50%) Spring MVC
9 4 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
9 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) User Experience
2 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) CMDB
4 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) Debian
3 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
3 3 (7.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Scrum
3 11 (27.50%) MVC
3 11 (27.50%) Web Design
4 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Prototyping
5 8 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 8 (20.00%) TDD
6 7 (17.50%) Open Source
7 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.50%) OO
8 5 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (12.50%) Service Design
9 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (10.00%) Mobile Development
9 4 (10.00%) OWASP
9 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
9 4 (10.00%) Process Improvement
9 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) Java
1 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (30.00%) C#
2 12 (30.00%) Scala
3 8 (20.00%) Ruby
3 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) Python
5 4 (10.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.50%) Groovy
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) OPNET
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Grafana
2 1 (2.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Google
2 4 (10.00%) Xamarin
3 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) BMC
4 2 (5.00%) F5
4 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (5.00%) Juniper
4 2 (5.00%) Nokia
4 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.50%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.50%) Splunk