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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 31 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 19 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.62% 4.17% 5.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.59% 10.53% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Average daily rate £350 £319 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -24.10%
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 £31.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +18.18%
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
88 57 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 26.04% 39.58% 34.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 32 16
Average daily rate £400 £371 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -12.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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
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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -5 14 £350 -12.50% 6
Ludlow - 2 - - 1
CSS
West Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (88.57%) HTML
2 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 14 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 11 (31.43%) Rapid Prototyping
5 11 (31.43%) Degree
5 11 (31.43%) User Experience
6 10 (28.57%) Customer Insight
6 10 (28.57%) MVC
7 9 (25.71%) .NET
8 8 (22.86%) SQL
8 8 (22.86%) jQuery
9 7 (20.00%) Java
9 7 (20.00%) XML
9 7 (20.00%) JBoss
10 6 (17.14%) Unix
10 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
10 6 (17.14%) Scrum
10 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
10 6 (17.14%) Spring
10 6 (17.14%) Pentaho
10 6 (17.14%) Hadoop
10 6 (17.14%) HTML5
10 6 (17.14%) Cloudera
11 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
11 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (14.29%) Web Development
11 5 (14.29%) C#
11 5 (14.29%) OO
11 5 (14.29%) User Stories

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (20.00%) JBoss
2 4 (11.43%) Confluence
3 2 (5.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.86%) Documentum
4 1 (2.86%) Node.js
4 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (5.71%) DMVPN
2 2 (5.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) MPLS
2 2 (5.71%) SSL
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) DSL
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Hadoop
1 6 (17.14%) Pentaho
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.43%) JIRA
2 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Selenium
3 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.71%) IntelliJ
3 2 (5.71%) JUnit
3 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.86%) Gatling
4 1 (2.86%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Designer
3 10 (28.57%) UX Designer
4 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Digital Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (8.57%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (8.57%) HTML Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Data Integration Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Integration Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Pentaho Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (88.57%) HTML
2 9 (25.71%) .NET
3 8 (22.86%) jQuery
4 7 (20.00%) XML
5 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
5 6 (17.14%) HTML5
5 6 (17.14%) Spring
6 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (11.43%) Spring Boot
8 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.57%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (8.57%) PhoneGap
9 2 (5.71%) CSS3
9 2 (5.71%) EJB
9 2 (5.71%) J2EE
9 2 (5.71%) JSON
9 2 (5.71%) REST
9 2 (5.71%) SOAP
9 2 (5.71%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (31.43%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Unix
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) Rapid Prototyping
3 10 (28.57%) Customer Insight
3 10 (28.57%) MVC
4 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
4 6 (17.14%) Scrum
5 5 (14.29%) OO
5 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 5 (14.29%) User Stories
5 5 (14.29%) Web Development
6 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.57%) Front End Development
7 3 (8.57%) Mobile Development
7 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.71%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (5.71%) DevOps
8 2 (5.71%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (14.29%) C#
5 4 (11.43%) Scala
6 2 (5.71%) C
6 2 (5.71%) Haskell
7 1 (2.86%) Groovy
7 1 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) CCNP
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Cloudera
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe
3 3 (8.57%) Xamarin
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
4 2 (5.71%) Informatica
4 2 (5.71%) webMethods
5 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.86%) BMC
5 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) EMC
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) McAfee
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Pega
5 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.86%) VMware
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