The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 22 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs citing CSS 15 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 8.47% 7.64% 16.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.50% 19.64% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 10
Median daily rate £340 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.32% +4.28%
CSS
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40 56 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 22.60% 38.89% 34.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 22
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Watford

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Watford region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for CSS.

1 29 (96.67%) HTML
2 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (33.33%) MVC
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (33.33%) jQuery
5 9 (30.00%) Web Services
5 9 (30.00%) User Experience
6 8 (26.67%) MySQL
6 8 (26.67%) Marketing
7 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (23.33%) PHP
8 6 (20.00%) Java
8 6 (20.00%) XML
8 6 (20.00%) XHTML
8 6 (20.00%) Retail
8 6 (20.00%) Web Development
8 6 (20.00%) Front End Development
8 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 5 (16.67%) HTML5
9 5 (16.67%) CSS3
9 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
9 5 (16.67%) Magento
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (16.67%) Zend
9 5 (16.67%) Ajax
9 5 (16.67%) Apache
9 5 (16.67%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) OO

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) DNN
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Connections
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Domino
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) NServiceBus
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Magento
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Google Analytics
1 4 (13.33%) Google Apps
2 2 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) MySQL
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Axure RP
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.67%) Ant
3 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
3 2 (6.67%) JUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (6.67%) Maven
3 2 (6.67%) Mocha
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 8 (26.67%) Marketing
2 6 (20.00%) Retail
3 4 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) E-Commerce Developer
2 9 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (23.33%) PHP Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Magento Developer
5 5 (16.67%) PHP Magento Developer
6 4 (13.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (13.33%) HTML Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 4 (13.33%) LAMP Developer
6 4 (13.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Designer
7 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Mobile Designer
7 3 (10.00%) UX Designer
7 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) jQuery
3 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (20.00%) XHTML
4 6 (20.00%) XML
5 5 (16.67%) .NET
5 5 (16.67%) Ajax
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (16.67%) CSS3
5 5 (16.67%) HTML5
5 5 (16.67%) XSL
6 4 (13.33%) LAMP
7 3 (10.00%) J2EE
7 3 (10.00%) JSON
7 3 (10.00%) JSP
7 3 (10.00%) Node.js
7 3 (10.00%) Servlets
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (6.67%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) User Experience
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) MVC
3 6 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 6 (20.00%) Web Development
4 5 (16.67%) OO
4 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) Customer Insight
5 4 (13.33%) Information Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Open Source
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Wireframes
6 3 (10.00%) B2B
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) SEO
6 3 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (23.33%) PHP
3 6 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (6.67%) Ruby
7 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
7 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.33%) C
8 1 (3.33%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) IBM Certification
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Zend
2 4 (13.33%) Google
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Intershop
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Lotus
5 1 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.33%) Sybase