The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 3 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 9 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 18.00% 2.70% 5.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.00% 16.67% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Median daily rate £356 £300 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -15.78%
CSS
Worcestershire

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 Worcester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 30.00% 16.22% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
Median daily rate £275 £300 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcester 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 Worcester

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Worcester

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Worcester

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Worcester

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcester

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Worcester

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Worcester region with a requirement for CSS.

1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) Web Development
4 5 (55.56%) Web Design
4 5 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (55.56%) Sass
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Subversion
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Ruby
6 3 (33.33%) Ajax
6 3 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (33.33%) Scala
6 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 3 (33.33%) RSpec
6 3 (33.33%) Open Source
6 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (33.33%) HTTP
6 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
6 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) DOM
6 3 (33.33%) Unix

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
2 3 (33.33%) Capybara
2 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (33.33%) git-flow
2 3 (33.33%) JUnit
2 3 (33.33%) RSpec
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) NUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Angular Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Test Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) Sass
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) DOM
4 3 (33.33%) Dropwizard
4 3 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) Node.js
5 2 (22.22%) RESTful
6 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 5 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (55.56%) Web Design
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 2 (22.22%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) OOP
6 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
6 1 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby
2 3 (33.33%) Scala
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
1 2 (22.22%) Ensighten