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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 8 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 17.39% 21.21% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.44% 46.67% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Average daily rate
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£591 £419 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.19% +139.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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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
9 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 39.13% 45.45% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 5
Average daily rate £595 £448 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.96% -14.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £482 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 1 September 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) Scala
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Django
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Play Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) WSO2
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Play Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Django
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) WSO2