The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
England / East Midlands
Rank 14 22 30
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8  
Contract jobs citing CSS 153 103 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.25% 6.36% 5.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.61% 25.37% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 84 56
Median daily rate £340 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +5.71% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.51% -3.57%  

CSS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 484 406 341
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 32.42% 25.08% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 238 193
Median daily rate £363 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing CSS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in the East Midlands

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in the East Midlands

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in the East Midlands

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in the East Midlands

CSS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +6 67 £323 +12.17% 35
Nottinghamshire +18 52 £375 +15.38% 41
Northamptonshire -4 19 £313 +0.80% 25
Derbyshire -15 5 £250 +11.11% 10
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for CSS.

1 275 (91.36%) HTML
2 240 (79.73%) JavaScript
3 138 (45.85%) jQuery
4 122 (40.53%) AngularJS
5 110 (36.54%) HTML5
6 106 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
7 99 (32.89%) Front End Development
8 86 (28.57%) CSS3
9 83 (27.57%) .NET
10 74 (24.58%) C#
11 72 (23.92%) MVC
12 59 (19.60%) ASP.NET
13 56 (18.60%) User Experience
14 55 (18.27%) Web Development
15 49 (16.28%) Git (software)
16 48 (15.95%) Java
17 46 (15.28%) SQL Server
17 46 (15.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 44 (14.62%) React
18 44 (14.62%) SQL
19 43 (14.29%) Finance
20 40 (13.29%) PHP
21 38 (12.62%) Sass
22 37 (12.29%) ASP.NET MVC
22 37 (12.29%) E-Commerce
23 36 (11.96%) Web Services
23 36 (11.96%) TDD
24 33 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
25 30 (9.97%) Scrum
25 30 (9.97%) Node.js

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (3.65%) WordPress
2 10 (3.32%) CMS
3 9 (2.99%) JBoss
4 8 (2.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.66%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.33%) Drupal
7 4 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.66%) Apache
8 2 (0.66%) IIS
8 2 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Integration
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 12 (3.99%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.33%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 9 (2.99%) Magento
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.33%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (1.33%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.00%) GitHub
5 1 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.66%) HTTP
2 3 (1.00%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.31%) MySQL
3 13 (4.32%) DB2
4 11 (3.65%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.32%) DB2 UDB
6 9 (2.99%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.99%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.66%) Blockchain
8 6 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.99%) Redis
8 6 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.66%) Big Data
11 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.33%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 49 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.64%) gulp
3 21 (6.98%) Selenium
4 17 (5.65%) Grunt
5 15 (4.98%) Jasmine
6 12 (3.99%) Visual Studio
7 11 (3.65%) Cucumber
7 11 (3.65%) Eclipse
7 11 (3.65%) Maven
7 11 (3.65%) Mocha
7 11 (3.65%) Subversion
8 10 (3.32%) Ant
9 9 (2.99%) Jenkins
9 9 (2.99%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.66%) Axure RP
10 5 (1.66%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (1.33%) webpack
12 3 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 43 (14.29%) Finance
2 17 (5.65%) Retail
3 8 (2.66%) Marketing
4 5 (1.66%) Banking
4 5 (1.66%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.33%) Advertising
6 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 256 (85.05%) Developer
2 84 (27.91%) JavaScript Developer
3 68 (22.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 42 (13.95%) HTML Developer
5 41 (13.62%) .NET Developer
6 38 (12.62%) HTML CSS Developer
7 34 (11.30%) C# Developer
8 29 (9.63%) Designer
9 26 (8.64%) Angular Developer
9 26 (8.64%) Web Developer
10 25 (8.31%) ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (7.97%) C# .NET Developer
11 24 (7.97%) Senior Developer
12 23 (7.64%) UX Designer
13 22 (7.31%) UI Developer
14 19 (6.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 18 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 15 (4.98%) PHP Developer
17 14 (4.65%) Java Developer
18 11 (3.65%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (91.36%) HTML
2 138 (45.85%) jQuery
3 122 (40.53%) AngularJS
4 110 (36.54%) HTML5
5 86 (28.57%) CSS3
6 83 (27.57%) .NET
7 59 (19.60%) ASP.NET
8 46 (15.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 44 (14.62%) React
10 38 (12.62%) Sass
11 37 (12.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (11.96%) Web Services
13 30 (9.97%) Node.js
14 25 (8.31%) Ember.js
14 25 (8.31%) Spring
15 24 (7.97%) RESTful
16 23 (7.64%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (7.64%) Struts
17 22 (7.31%) XML
18 21 (6.98%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 56 (18.60%) User Experience
2 20 (6.64%) Mobile App
3 12 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.33%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.00%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (1.00%) Social Media
5 3 (1.00%) VLE
5 3 (1.00%) W3C
6 2 (0.66%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.33%) Animation
7 1 (0.33%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.33%) DataPower
7 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.33%) Fintech
7 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.33%) NHS
7 1 (0.33%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.99%) Linux
2 6 (1.99%) Windows
3 5 (1.66%) Android
3 5 (1.66%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.33%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.33%) Unix
5 3 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (32.89%) Front End Development
3 72 (23.92%) MVC
4 55 (18.27%) Web Development
5 37 (12.29%) E-Commerce
6 36 (11.96%) TDD
7 33 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (9.97%) Scrum
9 28 (9.30%) Web Design
10 22 (7.31%) OO
10 22 (7.31%) Prototyping
10 22 (7.31%) Responsive Web Design
11 17 (5.65%) Wireframes
12 16 (5.32%) Microservices
13 15 (4.98%) BDD
14 14 (4.65%) Analytics
15 13 (4.32%) Open Source
15 13 (4.32%) Unit Testing
16 12 (3.99%) Migration
17 11 (3.65%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 240 (79.73%) JavaScript
2 74 (24.58%) C#
3 48 (15.95%) Java
4 44 (14.62%) SQL
5 40 (13.29%) PHP
6 14 (4.65%) ES6
7 9 (2.99%) Python
7 9 (2.99%) Ruby
8 8 (2.66%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.33%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.33%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.00%) VB
11 2 (0.66%) C++
11 2 (0.66%) R
11 2 (0.66%) VB6
11 2 (0.66%) VBScript
11 2 (0.66%) XPath
12 1 (0.33%) Perl
12 1 (0.33%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 13 (4.32%) Degree
2 8 (2.66%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.33%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 7 (2.33%) WAI
2 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 11 (3.65%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (7.31%) Adobe
2 14 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.32%) Oracle
4 4 (1.33%) ClickTale
5 3 (1.00%) Blackboard
5 3 (1.00%) IBM
5 3 (1.00%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.00%) Twitter
6 2 (0.66%) Google
6 2 (0.66%) Zend
7 1 (0.33%) Cognos
7 1 (0.33%) Ensighten
7 1 (0.33%) Facebook
7 1 (0.33%) Kony
7 1 (0.33%) Perforce
7 1 (0.33%) Sencha
7 1 (0.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.33%) Sybase
7 1 (0.33%) Telerik
7 1 (0.33%) Xamarin
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