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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 4 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing CSS 13 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 30.95% 12.50% 13.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.15% 23.53% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Average daily rate £344 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +25.00%
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 £32.50 £32.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
CSS
Staffordshire

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
27 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 64.29% 53.13% 51.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 9
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 24 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 16 (61.54%) N-Tier
3 16 (61.54%) High Availability
4 15 (57.69%) CSS3
4 15 (57.69%) HTML5
4 15 (57.69%) TypeScript
5 14 (53.85%) C#
5 14 (53.85%) ActionScript
6 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (38.46%) .NET
7 10 (38.46%) Flash
7 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
8 8 (30.77%) Finance
9 7 (26.92%) Front End Development
10 6 (23.08%) ActionScript 3.0
10 6 (23.08%) Web Development
10 6 (23.08%) OO
11 5 (19.23%) Photoshop
11 5 (19.23%) Games
11 5 (19.23%) Streaming Video
11 5 (19.23%) SOA
11 5 (19.23%) HTTP
11 5 (19.23%) Apache Flex
11 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
12 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
12 4 (15.38%) C
12 4 (15.38%) C++
12 4 (15.38%) VB
12 4 (15.38%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Grunt
2 2 (7.69%) AccuRev
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) gulp
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Games
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (26.92%) HTML Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Flash Developer
4 6 (23.08%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) ActionScript Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.85%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) CSS3
2 15 (57.69%) HTML5
3 10 (38.46%) .NET
3 10 (38.46%) Flash
4 5 (19.23%) Apache Flex
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (7.69%) Sass
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) N-Tier
2 5 (19.23%) Streaming Video
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) High Availability
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 7 (26.92%) Front End Development
5 6 (23.08%) OO
5 6 (23.08%) Web Development
6 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
6 5 (19.23%) SOA
7 2 (7.69%) Open Source
7 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.85%) Line Management
8 1 (3.85%) SDLC
8 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.85%) TDD
8 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 15 (57.69%) TypeScript
3 14 (53.85%) ActionScript
3 14 (53.85%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) ActionScript 3.0
5 4 (15.38%) C
5 4 (15.38%) C++
5 4 (15.38%) VB
5 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.69%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe
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