The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stafford 5.00% 10.71% 6.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 25.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £325 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-31.50% +14.06%
CSS
Staffordshire

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 Stafford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stafford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
5 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stafford 25.00% 42.86% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stafford 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 Stafford

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Stafford

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Stafford

CSS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Stafford region with a requirement for CSS.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford 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 1 (33.33%) WordPress
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP