The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 28 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 17 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 4.49% 6.81% 8.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.19% 22.22% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 11
Average daily rate
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£300 £263 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
- +41.41%
CSS
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
105 72 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 27.70% 30.64% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 47 58
Average daily rate £375 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 10
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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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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
Leamington Spa -6 7 £300 +33.33% 4
Warwick -4 6 £338 -8.78% 10
Rugby - 1 - - 4
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Nuneaton - - - -
Kenilworth - - - -
CSS
West Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 35 (92.11%) HTML
2 33 (86.84%) JavaScript
3 24 (63.16%) .NET
4 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET
5 21 (55.26%) C#
6 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
6 17 (44.74%) jQuery
7 16 (42.11%) HTML5
8 11 (28.95%) VB.NET
9 10 (26.32%) CSS3
10 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
11 8 (21.05%) SQL
12 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (15.79%) Web Development
13 5 (13.16%) WCF
13 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (13.16%) Web Design
13 5 (13.16%) Subversion
13 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
13 5 (13.16%) OO
13 5 (13.16%) SOA
13 5 (13.16%) XML
13 5 (13.16%) XSL
13 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
13 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
13 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (13.16%) MVC
13 5 (13.16%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (10.53%) Office 365
14 4 (10.53%) FxCop

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) CMS
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.63%) Node.js
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) InfoPath
3 3 (7.89%) Photoshop
4 2 (5.26%) Fireworks
4 2 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (2.63%) Blender
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
2 1 (2.63%) Intranet
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) ZAP BI
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (13.16%) Subversion
2 4 (10.53%) FxCop
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) NUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Grunt
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Designer
4 4 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) UI Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Web Designer
5 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (7.89%) UI Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (92.11%) HTML
2 24 (63.16%) .NET
3 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET
4 17 (44.74%) jQuery
5 16 (42.11%) HTML5
6 10 (26.32%) CSS3
7 5 (13.16%) WCF
7 5 (13.16%) XML
7 5 (13.16%) XSL
8 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.53%) Middleware
8 4 (10.53%) XSLT
8 4 (10.53%) Web Services
8 4 (10.53%) Ajax
9 3 (7.89%) JSON
9 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (7.89%) XHTML
9 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (7.89%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (5.26%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) User Experience
1 4 (10.53%) N-Tier
1 4 (10.53%) Learning Management System
2 3 (7.89%) SCORM
2 3 (7.89%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Android
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (15.79%) Web Development
2 5 (13.16%) Web Design
2 5 (13.16%) OO
2 5 (13.16%) SOA
2 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (13.16%) MVC
2 5 (13.16%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (10.53%) Project Management
3 4 (10.53%) Scrum
3 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.89%) Software Architecture
5 2 (5.26%) Validation
5 2 (5.26%) Content Management
5 2 (5.26%) Logistics
6 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) JavaScript
2 21 (55.26%) C#
3 11 (28.95%) VB.NET
4 8 (21.05%) SQL
5 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.89%) PHP
6 3 (7.89%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.63%) VBScript
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) CCVP
1 1 (2.63%) CCNP
1 1 (2.63%) CCNA
1 1 (2.63%) CCDA
1 1 (2.63%) CCDP
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe
3 1 (2.63%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) Juniper
3 1 (2.63%) Nokia
3 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.63%) F5
3 1 (2.63%) Facebook
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter