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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 107 80 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.73% 8.03% 9.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.85% 27.49% 40.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 58 40
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-31.50% +14.06%
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
307 291 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.91% 29.22% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 200 93
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 3
Median hourly rate £27.50 £15.83 £40.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.72% -60.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington +9 37 £500 +21.21% 3
Chester -3 26 £349 -12.81% 7
Knutsford -6 8 £306 - 1
Macclesfield +2 7 £335 - 4
Crewe +3 2 £374 -22.33% 2
Congleton - 1 - -
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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.

1 179 (95.72%) HTML
2 155 (82.89%) JavaScript
3 85 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (45.45%) HTML5
4 73 (39.04%) jQuery
5 63 (33.69%) Java
6 62 (33.16%) XML
7 61 (32.62%) Front End Development
8 59 (31.55%) CSS3
9 56 (29.95%) MVC
10 50 (26.74%) JSON
11 48 (25.67%) SOAP
12 46 (24.60%) Web Development
13 42 (22.46%) .NET
14 41 (21.93%) Responsive Web Design
15 40 (21.39%) HTTP
16 39 (20.86%) Web Design
17 35 (18.72%) C#
18 34 (18.18%) Web Services
18 34 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
19 30 (16.04%) Banking
19 30 (16.04%) AngularJS
20 29 (15.51%) Ajax
21 27 (14.44%) Git (software)
22 26 (13.90%) Finance
22 26 (13.90%) Oracle
23 24 (12.83%) Security Cleared
24 23 (12.30%) Unit Testing
24 23 (12.30%) SQL
25 22 (11.76%) ASP.NET

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 19 (10.16%) Tomcat
2 14 (7.49%) JBoss
3 13 (6.95%) Apache
4 9 (4.81%) CMS
5 7 (3.74%) Drupal
5 7 (3.74%) Node.js
5 7 (3.74%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.21%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (3.21%) WordPress
7 5 (2.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.07%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (1.07%) IIS
10 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (2.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (2.14%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.28%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.53%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (21.39%) HTTP
2 12 (6.42%) Internet
3 6 (3.21%) LDAP
4 5 (2.67%) Intranet
5 1 (0.53%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.56%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.02%) MySQL
3 13 (6.95%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.07%) Redis
5 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.53%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.53%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (0.53%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (14.44%) Git (software)
2 21 (11.23%) JIRA
3 9 (4.81%) Cucumber
3 9 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.28%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.74%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.74%) Selenium
6 5 (2.67%) Checkstyle
6 5 (2.67%) FindBugs
6 5 (2.67%) Maven
6 5 (2.67%) Mockito
6 5 (2.67%) SonarQube
7 3 (1.60%) Axure RP
7 3 (1.60%) Subversion
8 2 (1.07%) Grunt
8 2 (1.07%) Hudson
9 1 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.53%) JUnit
9 1 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (16.04%) Banking
2 26 (13.90%) Finance
3 7 (3.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.60%) Publishing
5 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 162 (86.63%) Developer
2 52 (27.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 39 (20.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 35 (18.72%) HTML Developer
5 30 (16.04%) HTML CSS Developer
5 30 (16.04%) Web Developer
6 29 (15.51%) Java Developer
7 18 (9.63%) C# Developer
7 18 (9.63%) Senior Developer
8 17 (9.09%) .NET Developer
9 15 (8.02%) Architect
9 15 (8.02%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (5.88%) Designer
10 11 (5.88%) ServiceNow Developer
11 10 (5.35%) Technical Architect
11 10 (5.35%) Technical Developer
11 10 (5.35%) Technical Leader
11 10 (5.35%) UI Developer
12 9 (4.81%) Lead Developer
13 7 (3.74%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (95.72%) HTML
2 85 (45.45%) HTML5
3 73 (39.04%) jQuery
4 62 (33.16%) XML
5 59 (31.55%) CSS3
6 50 (26.74%) JSON
7 48 (25.67%) SOAP
8 42 (22.46%) .NET
9 34 (18.18%) Web Services
10 30 (16.04%) AngularJS
11 29 (15.51%) Ajax
12 22 (11.76%) ASP.NET
12 22 (11.76%) Middleware
13 21 (11.23%) REST
14 20 (10.70%) JDBC
15 19 (10.16%) Spring
16 17 (9.09%) J2EE
16 17 (9.09%) RESTful
17 15 (8.02%) Mustache
17 15 (8.02%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.70%) User Experience
2 16 (8.56%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.56%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.74%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.67%) Online Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.07%) NHS
6 2 (1.07%) Telematics
7 1 (0.53%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.53%) Animation
7 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.53%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.95%) Linux
2 8 (4.28%) Windows
3 7 (3.74%) Android
3 7 (3.74%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.14%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (32.62%) Front End Development
3 56 (29.95%) MVC
4 46 (24.60%) Web Development
5 41 (21.93%) Responsive Web Design
6 39 (20.86%) Web Design
7 34 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (12.30%) Unit Testing
9 20 (10.70%) ITIL
9 20 (10.70%) TDD
10 17 (9.09%) Analytics
11 14 (7.49%) SOA
12 13 (6.95%) E-business
12 13 (6.95%) E-Commerce
12 13 (6.95%) High Availability
13 12 (6.42%) Scrum
14 10 (5.35%) Validation
15 9 (4.81%) CRM
15 9 (4.81%) SDLC
15 9 (4.81%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 155 (82.89%) JavaScript
2 63 (33.69%) Java
3 35 (18.72%) C#
4 23 (12.30%) SQL
5 14 (7.49%) C
5 14 (7.49%) C++
6 9 (4.81%) PHP
7 7 (3.74%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.74%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.67%) VB
9 4 (2.14%) Python
9 4 (2.14%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.14%) XAML
10 2 (1.07%) Go
10 2 (1.07%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.53%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.53%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.53%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.53%) Lua
11 1 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (12.83%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.42%) BC Cleared
3 10 (5.35%) Degree
4 4 (2.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (13.90%) Oracle
2 21 (11.23%) ServiceNow
3 19 (10.16%) IBM
4 9 (4.81%) Google
5 7 (3.74%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.67%) Perforce
7 4 (2.14%) Adobe
8 3 (1.60%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.53%) ATG
9 1 (0.53%) Coremetrics
9 1 (0.53%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.53%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.53%) hybris
9 1 (0.53%) SAP
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