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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 8 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing CSS 19 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 30.16% 13.04% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 59.38% 26.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.79% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £10.93 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% +8.33%
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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
32 23 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 50.79% 50.00% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 1
Average daily rate £475 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £10.93 £12.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 29 December 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) HTML
2 30 (96.77%) Java
3 29 (93.55%) Spring
3 29 (93.55%) PL/SQL
3 29 (93.55%) SQL
4 28 (90.32%) Oracle
4 28 (90.32%) JBoss
4 28 (90.32%) Web Development
4 28 (90.32%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (83.87%) Relational Database
5 26 (83.87%) Spring MVC
5 26 (83.87%) MVC
5 26 (83.87%) JAAS
5 26 (83.87%) MySQL
6 25 (80.65%) LDAP
7 23 (74.19%) Hibernate
8 22 (70.97%) MariaDB
8 22 (70.97%) XML
9 21 (67.74%) UNIX
10 20 (64.52%) JPA
11 19 (61.29%) Linux
12 18 (58.06%) Mac OS X
13 13 (41.94%) Mentoring
14 11 (35.48%) REST
14 11 (35.48%) TDD
14 11 (35.48%) WebLogic
15 10 (32.26%) Web Design
15 10 (32.26%) Responsive Web Design
16 9 (29.03%) Struts2
16 9 (29.03%) Struts

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 28 (90.32%) JBoss
2 11 (35.48%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) LDAP
2 9 (29.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (83.87%) MySQL
1 26 (83.87%) Relational Database
2 22 (70.97%) MariaDB
3 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
3 6 (19.35%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.23%) DTS
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
1 30 (96.77%) Java Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (3.23%) Programmer
3 1 (3.23%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) HTML
2 29 (93.55%) Spring
3 26 (83.87%) Spring MVC
3 26 (83.87%) JAAS
4 23 (74.19%) Hibernate
5 22 (70.97%) XML
6 20 (64.52%) JPA
7 11 (35.48%) REST
8 9 (29.03%) Struts2
8 9 (29.03%) Struts
9 6 (19.35%) Web Services
9 6 (19.35%) JAX-RPC
9 6 (19.35%) JAX-RS
10 3 (9.68%) J2EE
11 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (90.32%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (19.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) UNIX
2 19 (61.29%) Linux
3 18 (58.06%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Web Development
2 26 (83.87%) MVC
3 13 (41.94%) Mentoring
4 11 (35.48%) TDD
5 10 (32.26%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (32.26%) Web Design
6 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
7 7 (22.58%) Microservices
8 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) Java
2 29 (93.55%) PL/SQL
2 29 (93.55%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.23%) Cognos
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft