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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 17 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing CSS 33 65 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.63% 7.31% 6.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.85% 28.02% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 35
Median daily rate £338 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%

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
151 232 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 30.32% 26.10% 25.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 157 120
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -65.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Chester +12 8 £325 -19.75% 7
Warrington -5 4 £350 -26.12% 4
Crewe +3 2 £400 - 5
Wilmslow 0 1 £376 +25.33% 1
Ellesmere Port 0 1 £338 +12.50% 1
Knutsford - 1 £338 -
Runcorn - 1 £325 - 1
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 87 (96.67%) HTML
2 84 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 49 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (48.89%) jQuery
4 44 (48.89%) AngularJS
5 39 (43.33%) CSS3
5 39 (43.33%) HTML5
6 38 (42.22%) TDD
7 34 (37.78%) Front End Development
8 31 (34.44%) E-Commerce
9 28 (31.11%) Web Development
10 26 (28.89%) .NET
11 25 (27.78%) Java
12 23 (25.56%) Scrum
13 21 (23.33%) MVC
14 19 (21.11%) C#
14 19 (21.11%) Git (software)
15 18 (20.00%) RESTful
15 18 (20.00%) XML
16 17 (18.89%) CMS
16 17 (18.89%) Spring
17 16 (17.78%) SDLC
17 16 (17.78%) Content Management
17 16 (17.78%) SQL
17 16 (17.78%) Dependency Injection
17 16 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (16.67%) Kanban
18 15 (16.67%) Selenium
18 15 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
18 15 (16.67%) SQL Server

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 17 (18.89%) CMS
2 6 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (3.33%) Apache
3 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.33%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.22%) Confluence
4 2 (2.22%) JBoss
4 2 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.22%) WordPress
5 1 (1.11%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.11%) Content Management Server
5 1 (1.11%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.11%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.11%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.33%) Magento
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) AMQP
1 2 (2.22%) Intranet
1 2 (2.22%) Network Security
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
2 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.00%) MySQL
3 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.11%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.11%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.11%) DB2
5 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.11%) MS Access
5 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (21.11%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.67%) gulp
2 15 (16.67%) Selenium
3 14 (15.56%) Cucumber
4 12 (13.33%) Grunt
5 4 (4.44%) Ant
5 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.44%) Maven
5 4 (4.44%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.33%) JIRA
6 3 (3.33%) JUnit
6 3 (3.33%) Subversion
7 2 (2.22%) CruiseControl
7 2 (2.22%) EasyMock
7 2 (2.22%) Gradle
7 2 (2.22%) JBehave
7 2 (2.22%) Mockito
7 2 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.11%) Protractor
General
1 5 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Publishing
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.11%) Prime Brokerage
3 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (91.11%) Developer
2 25 (27.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 22 (24.44%) JavaScript Developer
4 18 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 17 (18.89%) Angular Developer
5 17 (18.89%) HTML CSS Developer
5 17 (18.89%) HTML Developer
6 13 (14.44%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (8.89%) Web Developer
8 7 (7.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (7.78%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.44%) CRM Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.44%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Django Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Python Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (96.67%) HTML
2 44 (48.89%) AngularJS
2 44 (48.89%) jQuery
3 39 (43.33%) CSS3
3 39 (43.33%) HTML5
4 26 (28.89%) .NET
5 18 (20.00%) RESTful
5 18 (20.00%) XML
6 17 (18.89%) Spring
7 14 (15.56%) JSON
8 12 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 12 (13.33%) Dropwizard
9 11 (12.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (10.00%) Entity Framework
11 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (8.89%) Sass
12 7 (7.78%) Ajax
12 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) User Experience
2 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.22%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.22%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.11%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.11%) DataPower
4 1 (1.11%) Derivative
4 1 (1.11%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.11%) iPad
4 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.22%) Linux
2 2 (2.22%) Windows
2 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (42.22%) TDD
3 34 (37.78%) Front End Development
4 31 (34.44%) E-Commerce
5 28 (31.11%) Web Development
6 23 (25.56%) Scrum
7 21 (23.33%) MVC
8 16 (17.78%) Content Management
8 16 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (17.78%) Dependency Injection
8 16 (17.78%) SDLC
9 15 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 15 (16.67%) Kanban
9 15 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (15.56%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (14.44%) Pair Programming
11 13 (14.44%) Test Automation
12 12 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (8.89%) CRM
13 8 (8.89%) OO
Programming Languages
1 84 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 25 (27.78%) Java
3 19 (21.11%) C#
4 16 (17.78%) SQL
5 11 (12.22%) PHP
6 4 (4.44%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.33%) Python
8 1 (1.11%) Perl
8 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Capistrano
1 2 (2.22%) Nagios
1 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.33%) ATG
2 12 (13.33%) hybris
3 3 (3.33%) Adobe
3 3 (3.33%) Google
3 3 (3.33%) Zend
4 2 (2.22%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.22%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.11%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.11%) ESRI
5 1 (1.11%) IBM
5 1 (1.11%) Kony
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle
5 1 (1.11%) Sybase
5 1 (1.11%) Yahoo!
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