The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 14.63% 3.70% 20.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.09% 9.09% 48.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 11
Average daily rate £550 £320 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -16.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £320 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £320 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £10.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
CSS
Essex

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 Southend-on-Sea region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southend-on-Sea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 11 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 56.10% 40.74% 43.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 22
Average daily rate £550 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £320 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £403 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £10.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Southend-on-Sea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Ajax
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Kanban
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) API Design
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (83.33%) Web Design
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
1 5 (83.33%) SSL
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Ajax
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Django
2 4 (66.67%) Play Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) JAX-RS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) API Design
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Kanban
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
2 5 (83.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (83.33%) Web Design
3 4 (66.67%) Coaching
3 4 (66.67%) Critical Success Factor
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) WSO2