The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 19 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS 2 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.15% 12.80% 7.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 38.10% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 8
Median daily rate £313 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £405 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £33.75 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-14.07% +8.00%

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 42 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 34.41% 33.60% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 27 30
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £290 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £423 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Chester

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Chester region with a requirement for CSS.

1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
4 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 5 (33.33%) XML
5 5 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (26.67%) PHP
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
7 3 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) QA
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) User Experience
8 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) User Stories
8 2 (13.33%) CSS3
8 2 (13.33%) Node.js
8 2 (13.33%) Ember.js
8 2 (13.33%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) C#
8 2 (13.33%) JIRA
8 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
8 2 (13.33%) Web Development

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (13.33%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Angular Developer
4 5 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (33.33%) HTML Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
3 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) CSS3
5 2 (13.33%) Ember.js
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) Node.js
6 1 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (6.67%) DHTML
6 1 (6.67%) Django
6 1 (6.67%) MDX
6 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Competitor Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Android Development
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Atlassian