The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
Rank 8 12 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Contract jobs citing CSS 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 8.20% 3.64% 8.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 40.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £300 £445 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.58% +54.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +5.71% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.51% -3.57%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Stevenage
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 10 5 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 16.39% 9.09% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 5
Median daily rate £300 £365 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.80% +26.95%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.31% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stevenage 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 Stevenage

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Stevenage

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Stevenage

CSS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 24 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for CSS.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XSLT
2 5 (83.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 5 (83.33%) Google
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) XPath
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Typography
3 1 (16.67%) Iconography
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 (83.33%) WebLogic
1 5 (83.33%) WebLogic Portal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) UI Designer
2 1 (16.67%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Iconography
2 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (16.67%) Typography
2 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) XPath
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Google
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle