The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 28 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 5 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.35% 4.35% 5.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 11.58% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 5
Average daily rate
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£301 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.11% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £375 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £452 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +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%
CSS
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
75 95 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.21% 37.55% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 79 37
Average daily rate £413 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Ipswich -5 2 £301 -29.11% 7
Lowestoft - - - -
Woodbridge - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Haverhill - - - -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 6 (46.15%) JSON
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Online Banking
7 3 (23.08%) SOAP
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (23.08%) WSDL
7 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5
7 3 (23.08%) REST
7 3 (23.08%) CSS3
7 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (23.08%) OpenAM
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
8 2 (15.38%) Vagrant

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) PaaS
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (15.38%) IaaS
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Lead Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) JSON
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) WSDL
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (15.38%) Apache Camel
6 2 (15.38%) OSGi
6 2 (15.38%) Google Maps API
6 2 (15.38%) JPA
6 2 (15.38%) Apache CXF
6 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 2 (15.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Online Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) CentOS
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) ActionScript
4 2 (15.38%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Delphi
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) OpenAM
2 2 (15.38%) Vagrant
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
1 2 (15.38%) Google
1 2 (15.38%) ForgeRock
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Macromedia
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