The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
South West / Somerset
Rank 18 14 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs citing CSS 20 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.47% 10.58% 3.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.74% 30.39% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 7
Median daily rate £350 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £510 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £38.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.84%

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
92 102 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 38.98% 34.81% 37.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 64 69
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £263 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £57.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £38.75 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Somerset region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Somerset region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Bath -4 9 £350 +24.44% 7
Yeovil -6 4 £338 -32.50% 3
Street +1 1 - - 1
Bruton - 1 - -
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Somerset region with a requirement for CSS.

1 30 (93.75%) HTML
2 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (43.75%) Web Development
5 13 (40.63%) C#
6 12 (37.50%) HTML5
7 11 (34.38%) Java
7 11 (34.38%) SQL
7 11 (34.38%) .NET
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 10 (31.25%) Scrum
9 8 (25.00%) JSP
9 8 (25.00%) MVC
10 7 (21.88%) Eclipse
10 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
10 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
11 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
11 6 (18.75%) jQuery
11 6 (18.75%) Apache
11 6 (18.75%) UML
11 6 (18.75%) Finance
11 6 (18.75%) Front End Development
12 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
12 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (15.63%) OO
12 5 (15.63%) XML
12 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
12 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (12.50%) Military
13 4 (12.50%) Programme Management

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (18.75%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.13%) CMS
4 1 (3.13%) Drupal
4 1 (3.13%) NServiceBus
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Fredhopper
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) PaaS
1 1 (3.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) Skype
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.38%) Big Data
4 3 (9.38%) MySQL
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.13%) DB2
5 1 (3.13%) Informix
5 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Eclipse
2 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.38%) Ant
4 3 (9.38%) Apache Buildr
4 3 (9.38%) jMock
4 3 (9.38%) JUnit
4 3 (9.38%) Maven
4 3 (9.38%) Mercurial
4 3 (9.38%) Subversion
5 2 (6.25%) Gradle
5 2 (6.25%) IntelliJ
5 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.25%) Selenium
6 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
6 1 (3.13%) NuGet
6 1 (3.13%) WATIR
6 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.50%) Military
3 3 (9.38%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Billing
4 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.13%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) User Experience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) HTML
2 12 (37.50%) HTML5
3 11 (34.38%) .NET
4 8 (25.00%) JSP
5 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.75%) jQuery
7 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
7 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
7 5 (15.63%) XML
8 4 (12.50%) Ajax
8 4 (12.50%) EJB
8 4 (12.50%) React
8 4 (12.50%) Sass
8 4 (12.50%) Web Services
9 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (9.38%) Ext JS
9 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
9 3 (9.38%) RESTful
9 3 (9.38%) SOAP
9 3 (9.38%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) RIA
3 2 (6.25%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.13%) CMDB
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Web Development
3 10 (31.25%) Scrum
4 8 (25.00%) MVC
5 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
6 6 (18.75%) Front End Development
6 6 (18.75%) UML
7 5 (15.63%) OO
8 4 (12.50%) Change Control
8 4 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 4 (12.50%) Requirements Management
8 4 (12.50%) Time Management
9 3 (9.38%) Analytics
9 3 (9.38%) Big Data Analytics
9 3 (9.38%) Data Analytics
9 3 (9.38%) Refactoring
9 3 (9.38%) SDLC
9 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Workflow
9 3 (9.38%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
2 13 (40.63%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) Java
3 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) Ada
4 4 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) ATG
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) BEA
3 1 (3.13%) BMC
3 1 (3.13%) CA
3 1 (3.13%) HEAT Software
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.13%) Sybase
3 1 (3.13%) VeriFone
3 1 (3.13%) WorldPay