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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 13.89% 26.09% 8.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.67% 60.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Average daily rate
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£591 £413 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% +135.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.57%
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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
12 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 33.33% 43.48% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 3
Average daily rate £583 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £425 £400
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 £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) Linux
4 10 (71.43%) REST
4 10 (71.43%) Relational Database
5 9 (64.29%) UNIX
6 8 (57.14%) SQL
6 8 (57.14%) Mac OS X
6 8 (57.14%) MVC
6 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
6 8 (57.14%) Spring
6 8 (57.14%) Web Development
7 7 (50.00%) Spring MVC
7 7 (50.00%) JAXB
7 7 (50.00%) TDD
7 7 (50.00%) MySQL
7 7 (50.00%) Oracle
7 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
7 7 (50.00%) XML
7 7 (50.00%) MariaDB
7 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (42.86%) EclipseLink
8 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (42.86%) JBoss
8 6 (42.86%) LDAP
8 6 (42.86%) HTTP
8 6 (42.86%) JAAS
8 6 (42.86%) Web Design
8 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) JBoss
2 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) LDAP
1 6 (42.86%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 7 (50.00%) MariaDB
2 7 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) Neo4j
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) REST
3 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 8 (57.14%) Spring
4 7 (50.00%) JAXB
4 7 (50.00%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) Spring MVC
5 6 (42.86%) JPA
5 6 (42.86%) EclipseLink
5 6 (42.86%) JAAS
6 5 (35.71%) JSON
6 5 (35.71%) Ajax
6 5 (35.71%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) CSS3
7 4 (28.57%) Django
7 4 (28.57%) Play Framework
7 4 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (21.43%) JAX-RPC
8 3 (21.43%) Struts
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) UNIX
3 8 (57.14%) Mac OS X
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
1 8 (57.14%) Web Development
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
2 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (42.86%) Web Design
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
5 4 (28.57%) Microservices
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Kanban
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) Customer Insight
7 1 (7.14%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Ruby
4 5 (35.71%) Scala
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) WSO2