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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 27 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing CSS 44 67 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.71% 7.31% 5.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.64% 30.45% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 49 25
Median daily rate £338 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £323 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £449 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.78 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +5.71%
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
224 220 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.05% 23.99% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 154 107
Median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 3
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.16 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.58% -46.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Chester +6 15 £338 -3.57% 4
Warrington -20 6 £350 +2.94% 7
Macclesfield - 3 £313 - 3
Northwich - 2 £323 - 1
Wilmslow - 2 £308 - 6
Widnes - 1 £413 -
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 152 (96.20%) HTML
2 128 (81.01%) JavaScript
3 88 (55.70%) HTML5
4 70 (44.30%) CSS3
5 62 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (36.71%) Java
7 54 (34.18%) Front End Development
8 49 (31.01%) jQuery
9 47 (29.75%) MVC
10 46 (29.11%) .NET
11 39 (24.68%) Web Development
12 38 (24.05%) C#
12 38 (24.05%) XML
13 35 (22.15%) AngularJS
14 30 (18.99%) Banking
15 29 (18.35%) TDD
16 27 (17.09%) SQL
17 26 (16.46%) Oracle
18 24 (15.19%) ASP.NET
19 23 (14.56%) JSON
20 22 (13.92%) Finance
20 22 (13.92%) MySQL
21 21 (13.29%) Middleware
21 21 (13.29%) REST
22 20 (12.66%) User Experience
22 20 (12.66%) SOAP
22 20 (12.66%) Tomcat
22 20 (12.66%) E-Commerce
22 20 (12.66%) HTTP
22 20 (12.66%) Git (software)

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 20 (12.66%) Tomcat
2 15 (9.49%) JBoss
3 13 (8.23%) Apache
4 7 (4.43%) Drupal
5 6 (3.80%) CMS
6 5 (3.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (3.16%) WordPress
7 4 (2.53%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (2.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (2.53%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.90%) IIS
8 3 (1.90%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.27%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (1.27%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.90%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.27%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.27%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.63%) Magento
3 1 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.06%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.66%) HTTP
2 13 (8.23%) Internet
3 6 (3.80%) LDAP
4 5 (3.16%) Intranet
5 3 (1.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.92%) MySQL
2 17 (10.76%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.63%) Informix
6 1 (0.63%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.63%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (0.63%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (12.66%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.59%) JIRA
3 9 (5.70%) Grunt
3 9 (5.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.06%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.80%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.80%) gulp
5 6 (3.80%) Selenium
6 5 (3.16%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.16%) Maven
6 5 (3.16%) Mockito
6 5 (3.16%) SonarQube
6 5 (3.16%) Subversion
7 4 (2.53%) Checkstyle
7 4 (2.53%) FindBugs
8 2 (1.27%) JUnit
9 1 (0.63%) Ant
9 1 (0.63%) Introscope
9 1 (0.63%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (18.99%) Banking
2 22 (13.92%) Finance
3 7 (4.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.16%) Publishing
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 132 (83.54%) Developer
2 47 (29.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 33 (20.89%) JavaScript Developer
4 32 (20.25%) HTML Developer
5 28 (17.72%) HTML CSS Developer
6 27 (17.09%) Web Developer
7 23 (14.56%) .NET Developer
8 20 (12.66%) Java Developer
9 16 (10.13%) C# Developer
10 15 (9.49%) Architect
11 13 (8.23%) Angular Developer
12 12 (7.59%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 12 (7.59%) Senior Developer
13 11 (6.96%) Technical Leader
14 10 (6.33%) Technical Architect
14 10 (6.33%) Technical Developer
15 9 (5.70%) Lead Developer
16 8 (5.06%) Designer
17 7 (4.43%) Digital Architect
18 6 (3.80%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (96.20%) HTML
2 88 (55.70%) HTML5
3 70 (44.30%) CSS3
4 49 (31.01%) jQuery
5 46 (29.11%) .NET
6 38 (24.05%) XML
7 35 (22.15%) AngularJS
8 24 (15.19%) ASP.NET
9 23 (14.56%) JSON
10 21 (13.29%) Middleware
10 21 (13.29%) REST
11 20 (12.66%) SOAP
12 19 (12.03%) JDBC
13 16 (10.13%) J2EE
13 16 (10.13%) Spring
14 15 (9.49%) Web Services
15 13 (8.23%) ActiveMQ
15 13 (8.23%) Ajax
15 13 (8.23%) Apache Camel
16 12 (7.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.66%) User Experience
2 7 (4.43%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.80%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.53%) Online Banking
5 3 (1.90%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.90%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.27%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.27%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.63%) Animation
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.63%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.63%) iPad
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.23%) Linux
2 7 (4.43%) Windows
3 4 (2.53%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (34.18%) Front End Development
3 47 (29.75%) MVC
4 39 (24.68%) Web Development
5 29 (18.35%) TDD
6 20 (12.66%) E-Commerce
7 19 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (12.03%) Web Design
8 18 (11.39%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (10.76%) Analytics
10 16 (10.13%) SOA
11 15 (9.49%) CRM
12 13 (8.23%) E-business
12 13 (8.23%) High Availability
12 13 (8.23%) OO
13 12 (7.59%) Scrum
14 11 (6.96%) Unit Testing
15 10 (6.33%) SDLC
15 10 (6.33%) Validation
16 9 (5.70%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 128 (81.01%) JavaScript
2 58 (36.71%) Java
3 38 (24.05%) C#
4 27 (17.09%) SQL
5 17 (10.76%) PHP
6 13 (8.23%) C
6 13 (8.23%) C++
7 7 (4.43%) TypeScript
8 6 (3.80%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.16%) VB
10 4 (2.53%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.53%) XAML
11 2 (1.27%) Go
11 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.63%) Python
12 1 (0.63%) R
12 1 (0.63%) Ruby
12 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (8.23%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.43%) Degree
3 5 (3.16%) BC Cleared
4 4 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.16%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 26 (16.46%) Oracle
2 18 (11.39%) IBM
3 11 (6.96%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.70%) Adobe
4 9 (5.70%) Google
5 5 (3.16%) Perforce
6 3 (1.90%) MobileIron
7 2 (1.27%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.63%) Compuware
8 1 (0.63%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.63%) HP
8 1 (0.63%) SAP
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 per day
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