The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 27 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.

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 26 22
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4  
Contract jobs citing CSS 9 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 8.74% 0.60% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.03% 2.78% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Median daily rate £210 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.38% -31.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £34.20
% change year-on-year +23.07% -4.97%  

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 Luton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 31 36 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 30.10% 21.43% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 32
Median daily rate £310 £538 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.32% -12.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £288 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £600 £638
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 - £50.39 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Luton

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Luton over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Luton

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Luton

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Luton region with a requirement for CSS.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) Web Development
3 6 (66.67%) Animation
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Progressive Enhancement
3 6 (66.67%) CSS3
3 6 (66.67%) Sass
3 6 (66.67%) LESS
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 5 (55.56%) Dojo
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) Prototyping
6 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (33.33%) J2EE
6 3 (33.33%) HTTP
6 3 (33.33%) XML Schema
6 3 (33.33%) JSP
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) DOM
6 3 (33.33%) OOP
6 3 (33.33%) Apache
6 3 (33.33%) JSON
6 3 (33.33%) Ajax
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) Subversion
6 3 (33.33%) SAX
7 2 (22.22%) Content Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (11.11%) ImageReady
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) UI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Development Officer
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Producer
4 1 (11.11%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) CSS3
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) LESS
2 6 (66.67%) Sass
3 5 (55.56%) Dojo
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) DOM
5 3 (33.33%) J2EE
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) JSP
5 3 (33.33%) SAX
5 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) XML Schema
6 1 (11.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Animation
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Web Development
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 6 (66.67%) Progressive Enhancement
3 4 (44.44%) Prototyping
4 3 (33.33%) OOP
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Content Management
5 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Email Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
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