The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 21 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing CSS 80 69 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.99% 8.54% 3.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.03% 35.57% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 38 12
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £261 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £40.57 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +350.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
CSS
North West

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
296 194 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.57% 24.01% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 93 84
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 7
Average hourly rate £16.16 £40.57 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.16% +170.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £29.24 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.49 £43.80 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +1 27 £400 +14.28% 14
Warrington -10 10 £413 +37.50% 14
Crewe - 3 £481 - 6
Knutsford +3 2 - - 5
Wilmslow -4 2 £288 -11.53% 5
Macclesfield -10 1 - - 4
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS.

1 122 (91.73%) HTML
2 98 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 58 (43.61%) jQuery
4 47 (35.34%) HTML5
5 46 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (29.32%) Java
7 34 (25.56%) TDD
7 34 (25.56%) MVC
8 33 (24.81%) SQL
8 33 (24.81%) Web Services
9 32 (24.06%) RESTful
10 31 (23.31%) XML
11 30 (22.56%) AngularJS
12 29 (21.80%) CSS3
13 28 (21.05%) .NET
14 27 (20.30%) C#
15 23 (17.29%) Degree
16 22 (16.54%) JUnit
16 22 (16.54%) ASP.NET
16 22 (16.54%) Finance
17 21 (15.79%) J2EE
17 21 (15.79%) JSON
17 21 (15.79%) Spring
18 20 (15.04%) OO
19 17 (12.78%) E-Commerce
19 17 (12.78%) SQL Server
19 17 (12.78%) Microsoft
20 15 (11.28%) Ruby
20 15 (11.28%) Unit Testing
21 14 (10.53%) Integration Testing

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.27%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 8 (6.02%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (4.51%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.51%) Node.js
4 5 (3.76%) CMS
5 4 (3.01%) Umbraco
5 4 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.26%) ColdFusion
6 3 (2.26%) Confluence
6 3 (2.26%) Sitefinity
7 2 (1.50%) Apache
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.75%) IIS
8 1 (0.75%) JBoss
8 1 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.75%) Railo
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (6.02%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.51%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.50%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.01%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.02%) Heroku
2 12 (9.02%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (9.02%) Amazon S3
3 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.75%) GitHub
4 1 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.52%) HTTP
2 8 (6.02%) Internet
3 1 (0.75%) ATM
3 1 (0.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.02%) Relational Database
3 10 (7.52%) RDBMS
4 9 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (6.02%) Informix
6 7 (5.26%) MySQL
6 7 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.51%) MS Access
8 3 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.50%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.50%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.50%) DB2
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.75%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.75%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 22 (16.54%) JUnit
2 14 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 14 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 13 (9.77%) Selenium
4 10 (7.52%) Git (software)
5 9 (6.77%) Mockito
5 9 (6.77%) Subversion
6 8 (6.02%) JIRA
6 8 (6.02%) Ant
7 5 (3.76%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.76%) Grunt
7 5 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.01%) Axure RP
8 4 (3.01%) Bower
9 3 (2.26%) SonarQube
9 3 (2.26%) Introscope
9 3 (2.26%) NUnit
9 3 (2.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (2.26%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 22 (16.54%) Finance
2 10 (7.52%) Banking
3 7 (5.26%) Local Government
4 3 (2.26%) Retail
5 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 111 (83.46%) Developer
2 28 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 14 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
4 12 (9.02%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 11 (8.27%) .NET Developer
6 9 (6.77%) Senior Developer
6 9 (6.77%) Web Developer
6 9 (6.77%) Architect
6 9 (6.77%) Designer
7 8 (6.02%) UI Programmer
7 8 (6.02%) UI Developer
7 8 (6.02%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (4.51%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Applications Architect
10 5 (3.76%) UX Designer
11 4 (3.01%) PHP Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Python/Django Developer
11 4 (3.01%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (91.73%) HTML
2 58 (43.61%) jQuery
3 47 (35.34%) HTML5
4 33 (24.81%) Web Services
5 32 (24.06%) RESTful
6 31 (23.31%) XML
7 30 (22.56%) AngularJS
8 29 (21.80%) CSS3
9 28 (21.05%) .NET
10 22 (16.54%) ASP.NET
11 21 (15.79%) J2EE
11 21 (15.79%) Spring
11 21 (15.79%) JSON
12 14 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
13 13 (9.77%) Servlets
13 13 (9.77%) SOAP
13 13 (9.77%) Ajax
14 11 (8.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (8.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (7.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.02%) Statistics
1 12 (9.02%) Computer Science
1 12 (9.02%) Mobile App
2 11 (8.27%) Open Source
2 11 (8.27%) User Experience
3 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.51%) Online Banking
4 3 (2.26%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.26%) iPad
5 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.50%) NHS
5 2 (1.50%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.75%) PDA
6 1 (0.75%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) Tandem
6 1 (0.75%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.75%) Blog
6 1 (0.75%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.02%) Linux
2 6 (4.51%) UNIX
3 5 (3.76%) Windows
4 2 (1.50%) Windows CE
4 2 (1.50%) Android
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.56%) TDD
2 34 (25.56%) MVC
3 20 (15.04%) OO
4 17 (12.78%) E-Commerce
5 15 (11.28%) Unit Testing
6 14 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 13 (9.77%) Software Engineering
8 12 (9.02%) Web Development
9 11 (8.27%) Web Design
9 11 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (8.27%) Web Application Development
10 10 (7.52%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (6.77%) OOP
12 8 (6.02%) SOA
12 8 (6.02%) Scrum
13 7 (5.26%) TOGAF
13 7 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (5.26%) OOD
14 5 (3.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 98 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 39 (29.32%) Java
3 33 (24.81%) SQL
4 27 (20.30%) C#
5 15 (11.28%) Ruby
6 9 (6.77%) PHP
7 7 (5.26%) VBScript
8 6 (4.51%) VB
8 6 (4.51%) Python
9 4 (3.01%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.50%) XPath
11 2 (1.50%) PHP5
12 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (17.29%) Degree
2 9 (6.77%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.51%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Puppet
1 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (12.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.53%) Oracle
3 10 (7.52%) IBM
4 7 (5.26%) Citrix
5 5 (3.76%) Perforce
6 3 (2.26%) Compuware
6 3 (2.26%) HP
6 3 (2.26%) hybris
7 2 (1.50%) Adobe
8 1 (0.75%) VMware
8 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
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