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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 7 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 24 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.91% 6.34% 16.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.10% 18.37% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 12
Average daily rate
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£333 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £291 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £330 £330
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%
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
63 49 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 39.13% 34.51% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 21
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £330
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 July 2015. 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 +7 12 £325 +0.77% 10
Lichfield - 1 £115 - 6
Stafford - 1 £238 - 8
CSS
West Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 45 (88.24%) HTML
2 36 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 29 (56.86%) HTML5
4 27 (52.94%) .NET
5 26 (50.98%) jQuery
6 23 (45.10%) CSS3
7 19 (37.25%) MVC
8 18 (35.29%) C#
9 15 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
10 13 (25.49%) E-Commerce
11 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (19.61%) SQL
12 10 (19.61%) Photoshop
13 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (15.69%) ActionScript 3.0
14 8 (15.69%) Content Management
14 8 (15.69%) Flash
14 8 (15.69%) ActionScript
14 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
15 7 (13.73%) CMS
15 7 (13.73%) N-Tier
15 7 (13.73%) Web Development
16 6 (11.76%) Performance Testing
16 6 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
16 6 (11.76%) Node.js
16 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 6 (11.76%) SOA
16 6 (11.76%) VB.NET
16 6 (11.76%) Finance

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 7 (13.73%) CMS
2 6 (11.76%) Node.js
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) WordPress
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) Drupal
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Photoshop
2 5 (9.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Magento
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) HTTP
2 4 (7.84%) Intranet
2 4 (7.84%) Extranet
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) MS Access
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Subversion
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) NetBeans
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (88.24%) Developer
2 20 (39.22%) .NET Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Web Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Flash Developer
5 7 (13.73%) C# Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Web Designer
7 4 (7.84%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Designer
7 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.92%) Flash ActionScript Developer
9 2 (3.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Software Team Leader
10 1 (1.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (88.24%) HTML
2 29 (56.86%) HTML5
3 27 (52.94%) .NET
4 26 (50.98%) jQuery
5 23 (45.10%) CSS3
6 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
7 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (15.69%) Flash
9 6 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.84%) XML
11 4 (7.84%) Sass
12 3 (5.88%) Entity Framework
12 3 (5.88%) Ajax
12 3 (5.88%) Apache Flex
13 2 (3.92%) Web Services
13 2 (3.92%) WinForms
14 1 (1.96%) JSON
14 1 (1.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
1 1 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) MVC
2 15 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (25.49%) E-Commerce
4 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.69%) Content Management
6 7 (13.73%) Web Development
7 6 (11.76%) Performance Testing
7 6 (11.76%) Scrum
7 6 (11.76%) SOA
8 4 (7.84%) Project Management
8 4 (7.84%) TDD
8 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.88%) Web Design
9 3 (5.88%) OO
10 2 (3.92%) Open Source
11 1 (1.96%) CRM
11 1 (1.96%) Coaching
11 1 (1.96%) Line Management
11 1 (1.96%) Test Scripting
11 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 18 (35.29%) C#
3 10 (19.61%) SQL
4 8 (15.69%) ActionScript
4 8 (15.69%) ActionScript 3.0
5 6 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.84%) PHP
7 3 (5.88%) VB
8 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.96%) Java
9 1 (1.96%) Perl
9 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.96%) VB6
9 1 (1.96%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe
2 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.96%) Zend
2 1 (1.96%) IBM
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
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