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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 28 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Contract jobs citing CSS 15 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 8.47% 1.95% 9.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.86% 10.71% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 4
Median daily rate £345 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £330 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.32% +4.28%
CSS
Cheshire

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
58 28 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 32.77% 18.18% 33.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 22 20
Median daily rate £438 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £403 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £34.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Chester region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 August 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 Chester region with a requirement for CSS.

1 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 31 (91.18%) HTML
3 19 (55.88%) jQuery
4 18 (52.94%) Front End Development
5 12 (35.29%) MVC
5 12 (35.29%) HTML5
6 11 (32.35%) CSS3
7 10 (29.41%) Java
8 9 (26.47%) .NET
8 9 (26.47%) XML
8 9 (26.47%) Finance
9 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (23.53%) TDD
9 8 (23.53%) Web Development
10 7 (20.59%) Banking
10 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
11 6 (17.65%) SQL
11 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
12 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (14.71%) Wireframes
12 5 (14.71%) PHP
12 5 (14.71%) MySQL
12 5 (14.71%) C#
12 5 (14.71%) Web Design
12 5 (14.71%) Degree
12 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
13 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
13 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (11.76%) Selenium
13 4 (11.76%) JIRA

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 3 (8.82%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.88%) WordPress
3 1 (2.94%) Drupal
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) JBoss
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe Premiere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Internet
2 3 (8.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 4 (11.76%) JIRA
2 4 (11.76%) Maven
2 4 (11.76%) Selenium
3 3 (8.82%) Checkstyle
3 3 (8.82%) FindBugs
3 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.82%) Mockito
3 3 (8.82%) SonarQube
4 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.94%) Ant
5 1 (2.94%) Gradle
5 1 (2.94%) Grunt
5 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.94%) QUnit
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (38.24%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (26.47%) HTML Developer
5 8 (23.53%) HTML CSS Developer
6 7 (20.59%) Web Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
8 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Angular Developer
9 3 (8.82%) CSS Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Designer
9 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Technical Leader
10 2 (5.88%) Django Developer
10 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
10 2 (5.88%) Python/Django Developer
10 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Engineer
10 2 (5.88%) Windows Mobile Developer
10 2 (5.88%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) HTML
2 19 (55.88%) jQuery
3 12 (35.29%) HTML5
4 11 (32.35%) CSS3
5 9 (26.47%) .NET
5 9 (26.47%) XML
6 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
7 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (11.76%) Servlets
8 4 (11.76%) Spring
9 3 (8.82%) Java EE
9 3 (8.82%) JDBC
9 3 (8.82%) JSON
9 3 (8.82%) JSP
9 3 (8.82%) Spring MVC
9 3 (8.82%) Spring Security
9 3 (8.82%) XSLT
10 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.88%) Django
10 2 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Online Banking
1 4 (11.76%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Front End Development
2 12 (35.29%) MVC
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) TDD
3 8 (23.53%) Web Development
4 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
5 5 (14.71%) Web Design
5 5 (14.71%) Wireframes
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Web Application Development
7 3 (8.82%) OO
7 3 (8.82%) OOP
7 3 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (5.88%) Information Architecture
8 2 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 10 (29.41%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) PHP
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.88%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) VB
6 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.88%) XAML
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) IBM
2 3 (8.82%) Perforce
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
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