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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 26 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 7 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.90% 9.60% 5.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.45% 25.76% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 6
Average daily rate
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£238 £375 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +127.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +10.00%
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
94 66 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 39.00% 37.29% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 46 30
Average daily rate £403 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 2014. 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 -12 6 £225 -40.00% 4
Newmarket - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) PHP
3 7 (43.75%) Drupal
4 6 (37.50%) JSON
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) MySQL
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (18.75%) SOAP
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Java
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) WSDL
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Banking
7 3 (18.75%) Online Banking
7 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (18.75%) REST
8 2 (12.50%) PaaS
8 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
8 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (12.50%) OSGi
8 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 2 (12.50%) Amazon SQS

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (43.75%) Drupal
2 2 (12.50%) WordPress
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Lead Developer
4 2 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Delphi Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) JSON
3 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) WSDL
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (18.75%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) OSGi
5 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (12.50%) Apache Camel
5 2 (12.50%) JPA
5 2 (12.50%) Apache CXF
5 2 (12.50%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) LAMP
5 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.25%) Flash
6 1 (6.25%) XHTML
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) TDD
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
1 9 (56.25%) PHP
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Delphi
4 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 2 (12.50%) ForgeRock
2 1 (6.25%) Macromedia