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 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing CSS 14 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 11.02% 4.60% 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.82% 18.18% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +24.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
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
44 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 34.65% 25.29% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 4
Average daily rate £325 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 13
Average hourly rate £16.16 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) C#
3 14 (87.50%) MVC
4 13 (81.25%) jQuery
5 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
5 11 (68.75%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (62.50%) Entity Framework
6 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
6 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
7 9 (56.25%) Backbone.js
7 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
7 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
8 8 (50.00%) MVVM
8 8 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (50.00%) LESS
9 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
10 6 (37.50%) Scrum
11 5 (31.25%) HTML5
11 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (31.25%) CSS3
12 4 (25.00%) OO
13 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (18.75%) Sass
14 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
14 2 (12.50%) SQL
14 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (12.50%) WCF
15 1 (6.25%) Zend

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
1 1 (6.25%) Drupal
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) jQuery
3 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
3 11 (68.75%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 10 (62.50%) Entity Framework
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 9 (56.25%) Backbone.js
6 8 (50.00%) LESS
7 5 (31.25%) CSS3
7 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (31.25%) HTML5
8 3 (18.75%) Sass
9 2 (12.50%) WCF
10 1 (6.25%) Django
10 1 (6.25%) RESTful
10 1 (6.25%) SOAP
10 1 (6.25%) XML
10 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) MVVM
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
6 1 (6.25%) OO PHP
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Capistrano
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.25%) Zend
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