The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS 8 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.02% 19.13% 12.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 52.38% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 17
Average daily rate
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£285 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £358 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- +36.02%
CSS
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 42 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 28.07% 36.52% 38.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 47
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £350 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -4 3 £300 -9.09% 3
Cannock - 1 £300 -
Lichfield - - - - 4
Stafford - - - -
Tamworth - - - - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - - - -
CSS
West Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 15 (88.24%) .NET
3 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET
4 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
4 14 (82.35%) C#
4 14 (82.35%) Ajax
5 10 (58.82%) CSS3
6 9 (52.94%) XML
7 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
7 8 (47.06%) Web Development
7 8 (47.06%) jQuery
7 8 (47.06%) HTML5
8 6 (35.29%) XHTML
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 5 (29.41%) SQL
9 5 (29.41%) VB
9 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
10 4 (23.53%) SOA
10 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
10 4 (23.53%) Degree
11 3 (17.65%) TDD
11 3 (17.65%) XSLT
11 3 (17.65%) Sass
11 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (11.76%) AccuRev
12 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
12 2 (11.76%) BlackBerry OS

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (11.76%) WordPress
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.88%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Bower
2 1 (5.88%) Grunt
2 1 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (5.88%) Yeoman
2 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Web Developer
3 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 14 (82.35%) Ajax
4 10 (58.82%) CSS3
5 9 (52.94%) XML
6 8 (47.06%) jQuery
6 8 (47.06%) HTML5
7 6 (35.29%) XHTML
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (17.65%) XSLT
9 3 (17.65%) Sass
10 2 (11.76%) Web Services
10 2 (11.76%) JSON
11 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
11 1 (5.88%) WCF
11 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP
11 1 (5.88%) SOAP
11 1 (5.88%) DOM
11 1 (5.88%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.76%) WURFL
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
1 2 (11.76%) BlackBerry OS
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Web Development
2 4 (23.53%) SOA
2 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) SEO
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Document Management
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) VB
5 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) AccuRev
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
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