The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 7 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing CSS 7 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 18.42% 16.00% 23.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 24.24% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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 £35.75 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.71% -8.57%
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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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 55.26% 66.00% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 11
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
4 6 (60.00%) C#
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) HTML5
5 5 (50.00%) CSS3
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (40.00%) jQuery
6 4 (40.00%) TDD
6 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (40.00%) OO
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) Web Development
7 3 (30.00%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (20.00%) Node.js
8 2 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (20.00%) PHP
8 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (20.00%) Apache
8 2 (20.00%) XML
8 2 (20.00%) MySQL
9 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 1 (10.00%) Web Services
9 1 (10.00%) Perl

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (20.00%) Node.js
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (20.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) XSLT
6 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
6 1 (10.00%) Laravel
6 1 (10.00%) li3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) OOP
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (10.00%) Zend
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