Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 11 25
Rank change year-on-year -8 +14 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 240 317 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.99% 10.02% 6.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.97% 34.38% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 211 181
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.21% +11.54% -
10th Percentile £265 £263 £223
90th Percentile £475 £494 £450
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.25 £21.50 £8.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.02% +168.75% -77.14%
England median hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £31.76
% change year-on-year +25.00% +10.20% -5.19%

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 858 922 829
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.58% 29.14% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 544 499
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +5.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £249
90th Percentile £544 £503 £487
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 4 17
East Midlands median hourly rate £38.75 £30.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.02% +53.75% -44.83%
10th Percentile £19.00 £20.75 £9.70
90th Percentile £48.85 £41.75 £49.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 +1 93 £325 +13.04% 65
Nottinghamshire -24 51 £375 -4.76% 78
Northamptonshire -2 48 £400 -11.11% 46
Derbyshire -7 15 £392 +23.95% 33
Lincolnshire +5 8 £313 - 23
Rutland - 1 £375 - 3
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 221 (92.08%) HTML
2 203 (84.58%) JavaScript
3 128 (53.33%) HTML5
4 111 (46.25%) CSS3
5 91 (37.92%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (35.00%) jQuery
6 84 (35.00%) Front End Development
7 83 (34.58%) Git (software)
8 81 (33.75%) React
9 74 (30.83%) Node.js
10 72 (30.00%) C#
10 72 (30.00%) .NET
11 67 (27.92%) AngularJS
12 57 (23.75%) Sass
13 52 (21.67%) MVC
14 41 (17.08%) User Experience
15 40 (16.67%) Web Development
16 39 (16.25%) Unit Testing
16 39 (16.25%) TDD
17 38 (15.83%) RESTful
17 38 (15.83%) gulp
18 37 (15.42%) ASP.NET
19 36 (15.00%) Web Services
20 35 (14.58%) Test Automation
21 34 (14.17%) PHP
21 34 (14.17%) ASP.NET Web API
22 33 (13.75%) Scrum
23 32 (13.33%) Adobe
24 31 (12.92%) SQL Server
25 29 (12.08%) Grunt

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 16 (6.67%) CMS
2 8 (3.33%) Apache
3 7 (2.92%) Umbraco
3 7 (2.92%) WordPress
4 5 (2.08%) IIS
5 3 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.83%) CoreMedia CMS
6 2 (0.83%) Drupal
6 2 (0.83%) Liferay
6 2 (0.83%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.42%) CICS
7 1 (0.42%) Confluence
7 1 (0.42%) JBoss
7 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.42%) WildFly
Applications
1 21 (8.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (3.33%) Photoshop
3 7 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.92%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (2.50%) InVision
5 5 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.42%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.42%) Simulink
6 1 (0.42%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 5 (2.08%) Magento
2 2 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.42%) npm
2 9 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 6 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.08%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.67%) SSL
2 2 (0.83%) CTI
2 2 (0.83%) Firewall
2 2 (0.83%) FTP
2 2 (0.83%) Intranet
3 1 (0.42%) HTTP
3 1 (0.42%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.17%) MySQL
3 17 (7.08%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.50%) CouchDB
6 5 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.83%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.83%) Power BI
8 2 (0.83%) Redis
9 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.42%) DB2
9 1 (0.42%) GIS
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 83 (34.58%) Git (software)
2 38 (15.83%) gulp
3 29 (12.08%) Grunt
4 16 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 15 (6.25%) webpack
6 14 (5.83%) Axure RP
7 13 (5.42%) Selenium
8 12 (5.00%) Bower
8 12 (5.00%) JIRA
9 11 (4.58%) Cucumber
9 11 (4.58%) Jenkins
10 9 (3.75%) Karma Test Runner
11 8 (3.33%) Protractor
12 7 (2.92%) SonarQube
12 7 (2.92%) Yeoman
13 6 (2.50%) WebDriver
14 5 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (2.08%) Visual Studio
15 4 (1.67%) Maven
15 4 (1.67%) NUnit
General
1 25 (10.42%) Retail
2 24 (10.00%) Finance
3 8 (3.33%) Games
4 7 (2.92%) Marketing
5 6 (2.50%) Banking
6 3 (1.25%) Advertising
6 3 (1.25%) Electronics
6 3 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 209 (87.08%) Developer
2 70 (29.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 60 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 37 (15.42%) .NET Developer
5 32 (13.33%) HTML Developer
6 30 (12.50%) React Developer
7 28 (11.67%) HTML CSS Developer
8 25 (10.42%) Web Developer
9 24 (10.00%) UI Developer
10 20 (8.33%) C# Developer
11 19 (7.92%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (6.67%) PHP Developer
13 13 (5.42%) Angular Developer
13 13 (5.42%) ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (5.00%) Designer
15 11 (4.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 11 (4.58%) Senior Developer
16 8 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 8 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
17 7 (2.92%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (92.08%) HTML
2 128 (53.33%) HTML5
3 111 (46.25%) CSS3
4 84 (35.00%) jQuery
5 81 (33.75%) React
6 74 (30.83%) Node.js
7 72 (30.00%) .NET
8 67 (27.92%) AngularJS
9 57 (23.75%) Sass
10 38 (15.83%) RESTful
11 37 (15.42%) ASP.NET
12 36 (15.00%) Web Services
13 34 (14.17%) ASP.NET Web API
14 28 (11.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 21 (8.75%) Ajax
16 20 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (7.08%) Redux
18 16 (6.67%) JSON
19 15 (6.25%) .NET Framework
19 15 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.08%) User Experience
2 12 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.67%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.83%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.83%) Graphic Design
6 2 (0.83%) NHS
6 2 (0.83%) W3C
7 1 (0.42%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.42%) Fintech
7 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.42%) Robotics
7 1 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.42%) Android
2 12 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 9 (3.75%) Linux
4 7 (2.92%) Windows
4 7 (2.92%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.42%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (37.92%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (35.00%) Front End Development
3 52 (21.67%) MVC
4 40 (16.67%) Web Development
5 39 (16.25%) TDD
5 39 (16.25%) Unit Testing
6 35 (14.58%) Test Automation
7 33 (13.75%) Scrum
8 28 (11.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 24 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (9.17%) Wireframes
11 18 (7.50%) BDD
12 14 (5.83%) Microservices
13 12 (5.00%) E-Commerce
13 12 (5.00%) OO
13 12 (5.00%) OOP
14 11 (4.58%) Web Design
15 9 (3.75%) Loose Coupling
15 9 (3.75%) Prototyping
15 9 (3.75%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 203 (84.58%) JavaScript
2 72 (30.00%) C#
3 34 (14.17%) PHP
4 26 (10.83%) Java
5 21 (8.75%) TypeScript
6 20 (8.33%) SQL
7 17 (7.08%) ES6
8 7 (2.92%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.08%) Python
10 4 (1.67%) PHP 5
10 4 (1.67%) Ruby
10 4 (1.67%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.83%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.83%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.42%) ES7
12 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.42%) Scala
12 1 (0.42%) VB
12 1 (0.42%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.50%) Degree
3 2 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.42%) PMO
1 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 32 (13.33%) Adobe
2 21 (8.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.92%) Perforce
3 7 (2.92%) Zend
4 6 (2.50%) Google
5 5 (2.08%) Oracle
5 5 (2.08%) SAP
6 3 (1.25%) Capita
6 3 (1.25%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.25%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.83%) Apple
7 2 (0.83%) Citrix
7 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.83%) Siebel
7 2 (0.83%) Twitter
8 1 (0.42%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.42%) Cognos
8 1 (0.42%) Epicor
8 1 (0.42%) IBM
8 1 (0.42%) Remedy