The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stafford 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 28 June 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)
Staffordshire / Stafford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 7
Contract jobs citing CSS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stafford - - 6.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £238
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £26.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year +46.66% -27.08%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Stafford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford - 13.64% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 25
Median daily rate - £425 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +78.94%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stafford.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Stafford

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stafford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Stafford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Stafford region with a requirement for CSS.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ColdFusion
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford 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 2 (100.00%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Google