The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.89% 9.76% 8.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 40.00% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate £365 £300 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% +39.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.60 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-38.07% +14.06%
CSS
Hertfordshire

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 Stevenage region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
5 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 9.43% 24.39% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 4
Average daily rate £365 £310 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.74% +37.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £38.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree