The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing CSS 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.45% 3.64% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.71% -8.57%
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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 Knutsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 36.21% 18.18% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 14
Average daily rate £375 £440 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +53.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £275 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) LINQ
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) IaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) NUnit

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Junior IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Architect
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 3 (50.00%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft