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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 23 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing CSS 23 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.21% 6.54% 4.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.96% 24.64% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £275 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £255 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £295 £368
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 £32.50 £21.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -37.31%
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
96 69 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 30.09% 26.54% 31.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 13 23
Median daily rate £450 £310 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -12.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +1 22 £450 +80.00% 3
Ludlow +4 1 - -
CSS
West Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (71.11%) HTML
3 19 (42.22%) Java
4 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (37.78%) Scrum
5 17 (37.78%) User Experience
6 15 (33.33%) XML
7 13 (28.89%) Scala
8 12 (26.67%) JSON
8 12 (26.67%) MVC
8 12 (26.67%) Play Framework
9 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
9 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
9 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
10 10 (22.22%) Web Design
10 10 (22.22%) TDD
10 10 (22.22%) Linux
10 10 (22.22%) C#
10 10 (22.22%) HTML5
10 10 (22.22%) MongoDB
11 9 (20.00%) CSS3
11 9 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
11 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 9 (20.00%) Spring
11 9 (20.00%) Prototyping
12 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
12 8 (17.78%) SQL
12 8 (17.78%) Open Source
12 8 (17.78%) RESTful
13 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework

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 6 (13.33%) Confluence
2 3 (6.67%) Apache
2 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) BGP
1 6 (13.33%) BIG-IP
1 6 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
1 6 (13.33%) OSPF
2 5 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) Network Security
3 1 (2.22%) SSL
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.67%) MySQL
4 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.44%) CouchDB
5 2 (4.44%) Riak
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
2 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 6 (13.33%) IntelliJ
3 6 (13.33%) JIRA
3 6 (13.33%) Subversion
4 4 (8.89%) Maven
5 3 (6.67%) JUnit
5 3 (6.67%) Travis CI
6 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.44%) Grunt
6 2 (4.44%) Protractor
6 2 (4.44%) Selenium
6 2 (4.44%) SonarQube
6 2 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (4.44%) Yeoman
7 1 (2.22%) Ant
7 1 (2.22%) Hudson
7 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Designer
4 8 (17.78%) UX Designer
5 7 (15.56%) Scala Developer
6 6 (13.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Monitoring Specialist
7 4 (8.89%) Network Monitoring Specialist
7 4 (8.89%) Network Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) Angular Developer
8 3 (6.67%) HTML CSS Designer
8 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Digital Designer
9 2 (4.44%) Digital UX Designer
9 2 (4.44%) Interaction Designer
9 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Scala Software Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (71.11%) HTML
2 15 (33.33%) XML
3 12 (26.67%) JSON
3 12 (26.67%) Play Framework
4 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
5 10 (22.22%) HTML5
6 9 (20.00%) CSS3
6 9 (20.00%) Spring
7 8 (17.78%) RESTful
8 7 (15.56%) .NET
8 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
8 7 (15.56%) Ajax
9 6 (13.33%) Apache Cordova
9 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
9 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (13.33%) PhoneGap
9 6 (13.33%) REST
9 6 (13.33%) WinForms
10 5 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) User Experience
2 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.89%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.44%) CMDB
6 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Debian
3 3 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 3 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) Scrum
3 12 (26.67%) MVC
4 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
5 10 (22.22%) TDD
5 10 (22.22%) Web Design
6 9 (20.00%) Prototyping
6 9 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
7 8 (17.78%) Open Source
8 7 (15.56%) OO
9 6 (13.33%) Automated Testing
9 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
9 6 (13.33%) ITIL
9 6 (13.33%) ITIL V3
9 6 (13.33%) Load Balancing
9 6 (13.33%) Mobile Development
9 6 (13.33%) Network Management
9 6 (13.33%) Problem Management
9 6 (13.33%) Process Improvement
9 6 (13.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) Java
2 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) Scala
4 10 (22.22%) C#
5 8 (17.78%) SQL
6 6 (13.33%) Ruby
7 4 (8.89%) Python
8 2 (4.44%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.22%) Groovy
9 1 (2.22%) PHP
9 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) CCNA
2 1 (2.22%) CCNP
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) OPNET
2 5 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) Grafana
3 1 (2.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) BMC
2 6 (13.33%) CheckPoint
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco
2 6 (13.33%) F5
2 6 (13.33%) Fortinet
2 6 (13.33%) Juniper
2 6 (13.33%) Nokia
2 6 (13.33%) SolarWinds
2 6 (13.33%) Xamarin
3 5 (11.11%) Riverbed
4 3 (6.67%) Google
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Splunk