The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 22 13 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing CSS 27 96 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.37% 10.55% 6.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.37% 38.55% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 73 35
Median daily rate £338 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £500 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
147 249 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.22% 27.36% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 177 141
Median daily rate £388 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £19.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -10.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Cheshire region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Crewe +5 3 £400 - 1
Chester -5 3 £325 - 4
Warrington -6 3 £400 -15.78% 6
Knutsford +9 1 £338 +12.50%
Macclesfield 0 1 £445 +27.14% 5
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 75 (100.00%) HTML
2 70 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 42 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (50.67%) AngularJS
5 35 (46.67%) HTML5
5 35 (46.67%) jQuery
6 33 (44.00%) CSS3
7 31 (41.33%) Front End Development
8 29 (38.67%) E-Commerce
9 28 (37.33%) TDD
10 23 (30.67%) Java
11 20 (26.67%) Web Development
11 20 (26.67%) Scrum
12 17 (22.67%) MVC
12 17 (22.67%) Spring
12 17 (22.67%) gulp
13 16 (21.33%) .NET
13 16 (21.33%) Git (software)
14 15 (20.00%) RESTful
15 14 (18.67%) CMS
16 13 (17.33%) Content Management
16 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
16 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (17.33%) Grunt
17 12 (16.00%) Kanban
17 12 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
17 12 (16.00%) SQL
17 12 (16.00%) C#
17 12 (16.00%) PHP
17 12 (16.00%) XML

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 14 (18.67%) CMS
2 6 (8.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (5.33%) Apache
4 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.67%) Confluence
5 2 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.67%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.33%) Content Management Server
6 1 (1.33%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.33%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.33%) JBoss
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.33%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Magento
2 3 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) AMQP
2 2 (2.67%) Network Security
3 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.33%) MySQL
3 3 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.00%) Hazelcast
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.33%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.33%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) DB2
5 1 (1.33%) MS Access
5 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (22.67%) gulp
2 16 (21.33%) Git (software)
3 13 (17.33%) Grunt
4 11 (14.67%) Selenium
5 10 (13.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.00%) Ant
7 3 (4.00%) JUnit
7 3 (4.00%) Maven
7 3 (4.00%) Subversion
7 3 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (2.67%) CruiseControl
8 2 (2.67%) EasyMock
8 2 (2.67%) JBehave
8 2 (2.67%) JIRA
8 2 (2.67%) Mockito
8 2 (2.67%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.33%) Protractor
9 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.33%) Prime Brokerage
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (92.00%) Developer
2 23 (30.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (22.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (20.00%) Angular Developer
4 15 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 15 (20.00%) HTML Developer
5 13 (17.33%) Java Developer
6 10 (13.33%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 5 (6.67%) UI Developer
9 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.33%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Web Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Architect
11 2 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) HTML
2 38 (50.67%) AngularJS
3 35 (46.67%) HTML5
3 35 (46.67%) jQuery
4 33 (44.00%) CSS3
5 17 (22.67%) Spring
6 16 (21.33%) .NET
7 15 (20.00%) RESTful
8 12 (16.00%) XML
9 10 (13.33%) JSON
9 10 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (12.00%) Dropwizard
11 8 (10.67%) .NET Framework
11 8 (10.67%) Sass
11 8 (10.67%) Web Services
12 7 (9.33%) Ajax
13 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (8.00%) Entity Framework
13 6 (8.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) User Experience
2 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.67%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.33%) DataPower
4 1 (1.33%) Derivative
4 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.67%) Android
4 1 (1.33%) Windows
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (41.33%) Front End Development
3 29 (38.67%) E-Commerce
4 28 (37.33%) TDD
5 20 (26.67%) Scrum
5 20 (26.67%) Web Development
6 17 (22.67%) MVC
7 13 (17.33%) Content Management
7 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
8 12 (16.00%) Kanban
9 11 (14.67%) Configuration Management
9 11 (14.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (14.67%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (12.00%) OO
10 9 (12.00%) Pair Programming
10 9 (12.00%) SDLC
10 9 (12.00%) Test Automation
11 6 (8.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 23 (30.67%) Java
3 12 (16.00%) C#
3 12 (16.00%) PHP
3 12 (16.00%) SQL
4 3 (4.00%) Scala
4 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.67%) Perl
5 2 (2.67%) Python
6 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Capistrano
1 2 (2.67%) Nagios
1 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) ATG
1 9 (12.00%) hybris
1 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) Zend
3 3 (4.00%) Adobe
3 3 (4.00%) Google
4 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle
4 2 (2.67%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.33%) ESRI
5 1 (1.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.33%) Kony
5 1 (1.33%) Sybase
5 1 (1.33%) Twitter
5 1 (1.33%) Yahoo!
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