The table below looks at the statistics for CSS3 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 CSS3 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CSS 3
Rank 43 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing CSS3 52 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.71% 2.20% 2.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.35% 7.56% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 8
Average daily rate £466 £401 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.41% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £17.86 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-49.60% -40.46%
CSS3
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
318 291 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.78% 29.13% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 204 86
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.83 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.72% -60.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

CSS3
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS3 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CSS3
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS3 across the Cheshire region.

CSS3 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

CSS3
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS3 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

CSS3 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

CSS3
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 across the Cheshire region.

CSS3 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

CSS3
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 CSS3 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Warrington +14 25 £500 - 2
Chester +5 15 £325 -27.77% 3
Knutsford - 3 £406 -
Crewe - 2 £374 - 1
CSS3
North West

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing CSS3 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 CSS3.

1 60 (100.00%) HTML
1 60 (100.00%) CSS
2 59 (98.33%) HTML5
3 44 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 27 (45.00%) .NET
5 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (36.67%) jQuery
7 21 (35.00%) Middleware
7 21 (35.00%) MVC
8 19 (31.67%) Java
8 19 (31.67%) XML
9 18 (30.00%) Web Development
9 18 (30.00%) Front End Development
10 17 (28.33%) JSON
10 17 (28.33%) J2EE
11 16 (26.67%) Banking
11 16 (26.67%) AngularJS
12 14 (23.33%) REST
12 14 (23.33%) MySQL
12 14 (23.33%) Oracle
12 14 (23.33%) SOAP
12 14 (23.33%) JBoss
12 14 (23.33%) SOA
12 14 (23.33%) HTTP
13 13 (21.67%) IBM
13 13 (21.67%) E-business
13 13 (21.67%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (21.67%) Apache
13 13 (21.67%) Tomcat
13 13 (21.67%) Linux

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing CSS3 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 CSS3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (23.33%) JBoss
2 13 (21.67%) Apache
2 13 (21.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.00%) IIS
3 3 (5.00%) Node.js
4 2 (3.33%) CMS
5 1 (1.67%) Drupal
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) HTTP
2 3 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) Intranet
3 1 (1.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) MySQL
2 13 (21.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.33%) Redis
6 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.33%) Grunt
2 2 (3.33%) Hudson
2 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) Selenium
2 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 16 (26.67%) Banking
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (73.33%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 14 (23.33%) HTML Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Architect
4 12 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 12 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Web Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Technical Architect
6 10 (16.67%) Technical Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Technical Leader
7 8 (13.33%) .NET Developer
7 8 (13.33%) Lead Developer
8 7 (11.67%) Digital Architect
8 7 (11.67%) Java Developer
9 6 (10.00%) Digital Technical Architect
9 6 (10.00%) Lead Web Developer
10 5 (8.33%) C# Developer
10 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
11 4 (6.67%) Applications Developer
11 4 (6.67%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) CSS
1 60 (100.00%) HTML
2 59 (98.33%) HTML5
3 27 (45.00%) .NET
4 22 (36.67%) jQuery
5 21 (35.00%) Middleware
6 19 (31.67%) XML
7 17 (28.33%) J2EE
7 17 (28.33%) JSON
8 16 (26.67%) AngularJS
9 14 (23.33%) REST
9 14 (23.33%) SOAP
10 13 (21.67%) ActiveMQ
10 13 (21.67%) Apache Camel
10 13 (21.67%) JDBC
11 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 6 (10.00%) WPF
13 5 (8.33%) Web Services
14 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) User Experience
2 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.67%) Animation
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Windows
3 4 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.67%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (35.00%) MVC
3 18 (30.00%) Front End Development
3 18 (30.00%) Web Development
4 14 (23.33%) SOA
5 13 (21.67%) E-business
5 13 (21.67%) High Availability
6 10 (16.67%) Validation
7 9 (15.00%) Analytics
8 8 (13.33%) CRM
8 8 (13.33%) Line Management
8 8 (13.33%) Open Source
8 8 (13.33%) SEO
8 8 (13.33%) Web Design
9 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.00%) Microservices
11 5 (8.33%) SDLC
11 5 (8.33%) TDD
12 4 (6.67%) OO
12 4 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (31.67%) Java
3 13 (21.67%) C
3 13 (21.67%) C++
4 12 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.67%) VB
5 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (6.67%) XAML
6 2 (3.33%) Go
7 1 (1.67%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.67%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.67%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (1.67%) SQL
7 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.67%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Oracle
2 13 (21.67%) IBM
3 9 (15.00%) Google
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.67%) Adobe
5 1 (1.67%) ATG
5 1 (1.67%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.67%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.67%) hybris