Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 November 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 > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 18 1
Rank change year-on-year +7 -17 +9
Contract jobs citing CSS 13 9 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 13.13% 5.88% 44.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.43% 25.00% 73.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 24
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £313 £200 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.25% -42.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £266 £88 £259
90th Percentile £338 £329 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £300 £340
% change year-on-year +8.33% -11.76% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - £8.00

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 28 36 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 28.28% 23.53% 60.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 32
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £363 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £281 £188 £263
90th Percentile £438 £395 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £340 £354
% change year-on-year +2.94% -3.89% +8.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £8.00

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Stoke-on-Trent

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for CSS.

1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) MVC
3 10 (76.92%) C#
3 10 (76.92%) Dependency Injection
4 9 (69.23%) TDD
4 9 (69.23%) BDD
4 9 (69.23%) SpecFlow
4 9 (69.23%) TypeScript
5 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (46.15%) Web Development
7 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
7 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (38.46%) Sass
7 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (38.46%) HTML5
8 4 (30.77%) Castle Windsor
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) Internet
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
9 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
9 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
10 2 (15.38%) PHP
10 2 (15.38%) MySQL
10 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) SpecFlow
2 1 (7.69%) AccuRev
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) C# Developer
3 8 (61.54%) Software Developer
4 7 (53.85%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
6 2 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (15.38%) HTML Developer
6 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) HTML5
4 5 (38.46%) Sass
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (7.69%) LAMP
6 1 (7.69%) Laravel
6 1 (7.69%) Node.js
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) MVC
2 10 (76.92%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (69.23%) BDD
3 9 (69.23%) TDD
4 6 (46.15%) Web Development
5 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
8 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) TypeScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) ES6
6 1 (7.69%) PHP 7
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft