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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 2 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing CSS 15 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 40.54% 12.50% 35.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 71.43% 20.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 13
Average daily rate
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£365 £315 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.87% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £303 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £327 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
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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 20 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 56.76% 62.50% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 21
Average daily rate £365 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £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 £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram 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

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 19 (86.36%) HTML
2 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 14 (63.64%) .NET
4 13 (59.09%) CSS3
5 12 (54.55%) HTML5
6 10 (45.45%) E-Commerce
7 9 (40.91%) N-Tier
7 9 (40.91%) Finance
8 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
9 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
10 6 (27.27%) ActionScript 3.0
10 6 (27.27%) C#
10 6 (27.27%) MVC
10 6 (27.27%) ActionScript
10 6 (27.27%) Flash
11 5 (22.73%) jQuery
11 5 (22.73%) QA
11 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (22.73%) Coaching
11 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (22.73%) Line Management
12 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
12 4 (18.18%) SOA
12 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (18.18%) TDD
12 4 (18.18%) Web Development
12 4 (18.18%) SQL
13 3 (13.64%) Photoshop
13 3 (13.64%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Team Leader
2 6 (27.27%) Flash Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Development Team Leader
3 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Development Team Leader
4 4 (18.18%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Flash ActionScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.55%) ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) HTML
2 14 (63.64%) .NET
3 13 (59.09%) CSS3
4 12 (54.55%) HTML5
5 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 6 (27.27%) Flash
7 5 (22.73%) jQuery
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (13.64%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (9.09%) Apache Flex
10 1 (4.55%) Web Services
10 1 (4.55%) XML
10 1 (4.55%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) N-Tier
2 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
3 6 (27.27%) MVC
4 5 (22.73%) Coaching
4 5 (22.73%) Line Management
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) SOA
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) Scrum
8 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) C#
2 6 (27.27%) ActionScript
2 6 (27.27%) ActionScript 3.0
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) PHP5
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
1 1 (4.55%) Zend