The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 25 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.78% 0.63% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.75% 4.35% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£293 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.54 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.86% -4.28%
CSS
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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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 9.47% 14.47% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 5
Average daily rate £300 £425 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +36.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) LotusScript
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Domino Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) XPages
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
1 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) LotusScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCDP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus
1 1 (25.00%) F5