The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 29 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)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 33 12
Rank change year-on-year +18 -21  
Contract jobs citing CSS 18 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 9.94% 7.60% 12.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.58% 20.25% 30.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 17
Median daily rate £428 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £478
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 £33.75 £34.60
% change year-on-year +18.51% -2.45%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 57 163 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 31.49% 37.56% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 48 48
Median daily rate £475 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +21.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.38 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Shropshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Shropshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Shropshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Shropshire

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Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Telford +27 13 £470 - 4
Shrewsbury - 2 £275 - 2
CSS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) HTML5
3 12 (41.38%) C#
4 11 (37.93%) Java
4 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
5 10 (34.48%) Web Design
5 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
6 9 (31.03%) REST
6 9 (31.03%) User Experience
7 8 (27.59%) CSS3
7 8 (27.59%) Scala
7 8 (27.59%) JSON
7 8 (27.59%) Linux
7 8 (27.59%) Python
8 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
8 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (24.14%) Rapid Prototyping
8 7 (24.14%) Open Source
8 7 (24.14%) RESTful
8 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
8 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
8 7 (24.14%) Prototyping
9 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
9 6 (20.69%) Play Framework
9 6 (20.69%) Subversion
9 6 (20.69%) Spring
9 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
9 6 (20.69%) Google
9 6 (20.69%) HTTP

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 5 (17.24%) Apache
2 4 (13.79%) Confluence
3 3 (10.34%) JBoss
3 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.45%) Documentum
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.34%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.90%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) HTTP
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) SSL
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.90%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) BGP
4 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
1 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.69%) JUnit
2 6 (20.69%) Subversion
3 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
3 4 (13.79%) JIRA
3 4 (13.79%) Selenium
4 3 (10.34%) IntelliJ
5 2 (6.90%) Maven
5 2 (6.90%) PHPUnit
6 1 (3.45%) Ant
6 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.45%) Grunt
6 1 (3.45%) gulp
6 1 (3.45%) Protractor
6 1 (3.45%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.45%) webpack
6 1 (3.45%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Designer
2 6 (20.69%) Java Developer
2 6 (20.69%) UX Designer
3 4 (13.79%) Angular Developer
3 4 (13.79%) PHP Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Scala Developer
4 3 (10.34%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 2 (6.90%) HTML CSS Designer
5 2 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (6.90%) HTML Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Interaction Designer
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.90%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Digital UX Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Monitoring Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 12 (41.38%) HTML5
3 9 (31.03%) REST
4 8 (27.59%) CSS3
4 8 (27.59%) JSON
5 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
5 7 (24.14%) RESTful
6 6 (20.69%) Play Framework
6 6 (20.69%) Spring
7 5 (17.24%) Ajax
8 4 (13.79%) jQuery
8 4 (13.79%) Laravel
8 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (13.79%) Web Services
8 4 (13.79%) XML
9 3 (10.34%) Akka
9 3 (10.34%) Angular 2
9 3 (10.34%) Guice
9 3 (10.34%) spray
9 3 (10.34%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) User Experience
2 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Debian
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Web Design
3 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (24.14%) Open Source
3 7 (24.14%) Prototyping
3 7 (24.14%) Rapid Prototyping
4 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Front End Development
5 5 (17.24%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) Scrum
5 5 (17.24%) Service Design
6 3 (10.34%) Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
6 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.34%) Microservices
6 3 (10.34%) OO
6 3 (10.34%) OWASP
6 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) Python
3 8 (27.59%) Scala
4 5 (17.24%) Ruby
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) PHP
5 4 (13.79%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.90%) PHP 5
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) OpenView
2 1 (3.45%) OPNET
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Google
2 3 (10.34%) Adobe
2 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) webMethods
3 2 (6.90%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.45%) BMC
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Nokia
4 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
Telford, Shropshire
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Rate: £400 - £430 per day
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