The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Macclesfield region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 20.00% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +79.48%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 46.67% 38.24% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 2
Average daily rate £375 £153 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -71.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £145 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CSS
Cheshire

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 10 (83.33%) HTML
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) SOAP
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) HTTP
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) ITSM
3 4 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) Sass
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Content Management
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) CMS
6 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) WordPress
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
1 1 (8.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) User Experience Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) SOAP
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) Sass
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (8.33%) Content Management
2 1 (8.33%) Web Development
2 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft