The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS 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
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 8 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 8.11% 2.56% 7.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 22.22% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate £300 £281 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.21 £35.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-43.48% +11.71%
CSS
North East

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 Durham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 20.27% 11.54% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Average daily rate £300 £275 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.25 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +11.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Durham

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Durham 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
Darlington - 1 - -
CSS
North East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

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

1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (86.36%) jQuery
3 18 (81.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 17 (77.27%) HTML
5 16 (72.73%) CMS
6 15 (68.18%) Content Management
6 15 (68.18%) Web Development
7 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
8 8 (36.36%) SQL
9 7 (31.82%) Web Services
10 6 (27.27%) Publishing
11 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
11 5 (22.73%) Laravel
11 5 (22.73%) C#
11 5 (22.73%) PHP
11 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
12 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
12 4 (18.18%) Data Management
13 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (13.64%) .NET
13 3 (13.64%) MySQL
13 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
13 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
13 3 (13.64%) MVC
13 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
13 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
14 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
14 2 (9.09%) Intranet

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 16 (72.73%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (27.27%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) Web Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Applications Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (18.18%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) CMS Developer
6 2 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
6 2 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) PHP Web Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Web Content Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Web Designer
7 1 (4.55%) HTML CSS Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) jQuery
2 18 (81.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 17 (77.27%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) Web Services
5 5 (22.73%) Laravel
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
7 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.09%) HTML5
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.55%) COM
8 1 (4.55%) RESTful
8 1 (4.55%) SOAP
8 1 (4.55%) XHTML
8 1 (4.55%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Content Management
1 15 (68.18%) Web Development
2 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
4 4 (18.18%) Data Management
4 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
5 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) OOP
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter