Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 14 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 300 280 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.41% 8.62% 6.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.61% 30.97% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 191 178
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £363 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.21% +15.54% +0.40%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £219
90th Percentile £462 £488 £450
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
East Midlands median hourly rate - £21.50 £8.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +168.75% -77.14%
England median hourly rate £41.25 £36.00 £31.76
% change year-on-year +14.58% +13.35% -7.94%

CSS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 920 904 801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.87% 27.82% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 543 510
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21.78 £13.25 £13.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.25 £49.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +6 114 £315 +10.04% 34
Nottinghamshire -12 71 £350 -11.11% 50
Northamptonshire +1 54 £413 -8.33% 22
Derbyshire -4 24 £400 +29.03% 11
Lincolnshire +8 16 £320 +2.40% 6
Rutland - 2 £356 - 2
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (91.67%) HTML
2 241 (80.33%) JavaScript
3 159 (53.00%) HTML5
4 141 (47.00%) CSS3
5 112 (37.33%) jQuery
6 104 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
6 104 (34.67%) Front End Development
7 100 (33.33%) C#
7 100 (33.33%) .NET
8 98 (32.67%) React
9 95 (31.67%) Node.js
10 91 (30.33%) AngularJS
11 89 (29.67%) Git (software)
12 73 (24.33%) MVC
13 60 (20.00%) TDD
13 60 (20.00%) Sass
14 59 (19.67%) User Experience
15 57 (19.00%) ASP.NET
16 54 (18.00%) SQL Server
17 49 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web API
18 47 (15.67%) Test Automation
19 45 (15.00%) Web Development
20 42 (14.00%) Retail
20 42 (14.00%) Web Services
20 42 (14.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 41 (13.67%) gulp
21 41 (13.67%) Scrum
21 41 (13.67%) Unit Testing
22 37 (12.33%) Angular 2
23 36 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design

CSS
Co-occurring 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 31 (10.33%) CMS
2 11 (3.67%) Umbraco
3 9 (3.00%) Apache
4 7 (2.33%) IIS
5 5 (1.67%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.00%) Drupal
6 3 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.00%) WordPress
7 2 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.67%) CoreMedia CMS
7 2 (0.67%) Liferay
7 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.33%) CICS
8 1 (0.33%) Confluence
8 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.33%) JBoss
8 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (7.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (3.00%) OmniGraffle
3 8 (2.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (2.67%) Photoshop
4 7 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (2.00%) InVision
6 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (1.00%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.33%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.33%) InDesign
8 1 (0.33%) Simulink
8 1 (0.33%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 7 (2.33%) Magento
2 2 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.33%) npm
2 12 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 8 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.00%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.67%) Intranet
2 4 (1.33%) SSL
3 3 (1.00%) ATM
3 3 (1.00%) Internet
3 3 (1.00%) SMS
3 3 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.67%) CTI
4 2 (0.67%) Firewall
5 1 (0.33%) DNS
5 1 (0.33%) FTP
5 1 (0.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.00%) MongoDB
3 19 (6.33%) MySQL
4 14 (4.67%) NoSQL
5 11 (3.67%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.67%) CouchDB
7 4 (1.33%) GIS
7 4 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.00%) Couchbase
8 3 (1.00%) Redis
9 2 (0.67%) Power BI
10 1 (0.33%) DB2
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 89 (29.67%) Git (software)
2 41 (13.67%) gulp
3 35 (11.67%) Grunt
4 22 (7.33%) Jasmine
5 19 (6.33%) Axure RP
6 17 (5.67%) webpack
7 16 (5.33%) Selenium
8 14 (4.67%) Karma Test Runner
9 12 (4.00%) Bower
9 12 (4.00%) Visual Studio
9 12 (4.00%) WebDriver
10 10 (3.33%) Protractor
11 8 (2.67%) NUnit
11 8 (2.67%) ReSharper
12 7 (2.33%) SonarQube
13 6 (2.00%) JIRA
13 6 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (1.67%) Jenkins
14 5 (1.67%) MSTest
15 4 (1.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 42 (14.00%) Retail
2 29 (9.67%) Finance
3 9 (3.00%) Banking
3 9 (3.00%) Games
4 7 (2.33%) Marketing
4 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.33%) Legal
6 3 (1.00%) Advertising
6 3 (1.00%) Electronics
6 3 (1.00%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 256 (85.33%) Developer
2 78 (26.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 63 (21.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 56 (18.67%) .NET Developer
5 36 (12.00%) HTML Developer
6 33 (11.00%) UI Developer
7 31 (10.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 30 (10.00%) C# Developer
9 28 (9.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 25 (8.33%) Angular Developer
10 25 (8.33%) Web Developer
11 23 (7.67%) ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (6.33%) Designer
13 18 (6.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 17 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 15 (5.00%) PHP Developer
16 12 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
17 11 (3.67%) UX Designer
18 9 (3.00%) UI Designer
19 8 (2.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (91.67%) HTML
2 159 (53.00%) HTML5
3 141 (47.00%) CSS3
4 112 (37.33%) jQuery
5 100 (33.33%) .NET
6 98 (32.67%) React
7 95 (31.67%) Node.js
8 91 (30.33%) AngularJS
9 60 (20.00%) Sass
10 57 (19.00%) ASP.NET
11 49 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 42 (14.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 42 (14.00%) Web Services
13 37 (12.33%) Angular 2
14 31 (10.33%) RESTful
15 25 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (8.00%) .NET Framework
16 24 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 22 (7.33%) XML
18 21 (7.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 59 (19.67%) User Experience
2 10 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.33%) Graphic Design
5 4 (1.33%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.67%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.67%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.33%) Fintech
8 1 (0.33%) Life Science
8 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.33%) NHS
8 1 (0.33%) Robotics
8 1 (0.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.67%) Linux
2 13 (4.33%) Android
3 12 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 12 (4.00%) Windows
4 8 (2.67%) Unix
5 6 (2.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
1 104 (34.67%) Front End Development
2 73 (24.33%) MVC
3 60 (20.00%) TDD
4 47 (15.67%) Test Automation
5 45 (15.00%) Web Development
6 41 (13.67%) Scrum
6 41 (13.67%) Unit Testing
7 36 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 28 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (9.33%) Wireframes
9 26 (8.67%) Web Design
10 21 (7.00%) E-Commerce
11 15 (5.00%) BDD
12 14 (4.67%) OO
12 14 (4.67%) Visualisation
13 13 (4.33%) OOP
14 11 (3.67%) Prototyping
15 10 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (3.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 241 (80.33%) JavaScript
2 100 (33.33%) C#
3 32 (10.67%) PHP
3 32 (10.67%) SQL
4 28 (9.33%) TypeScript
5 20 (6.67%) ES6
5 20 (6.67%) Java
6 7 (2.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.33%) PHP 5
8 3 (1.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.00%) Ruby
8 3 (1.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.67%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.67%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.67%) XAML
10 1 (0.33%) COBOL
10 1 (0.33%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.33%) Scala
10 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (3.00%) Degree
2 7 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.33%) QA
1 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.33%) Docker
2 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (12.00%) Adobe
2 24 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.67%) Oracle
3 8 (2.67%) Zend
4 7 (2.33%) Google
4 7 (2.33%) Perforce
4 7 (2.33%) SAP
5 5 (1.67%) Twitter
6 3 (1.00%) Capita
6 3 (1.00%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.67%) Citrix
7 2 (0.67%) Cognos
7 2 (0.67%) IBM
7 2 (0.67%) Optimizely
7 2 (0.67%) Qubit
7 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.67%) Siebel
7 2 (0.67%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.33%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.33%) ClickTale