The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 23 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing CSS 147 106 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.90% 6.52% 11.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.05% 28.65% 43.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 77 100
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +39.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +5.71%
CSS
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
506 370 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 27.19% 22.77% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 254 214
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +39.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -6 12 £325 +0.07% 6
Salford -6 5 £370 -0.67% 3
Bolton -1 2 £275 +10.00% 4
Bury -2 2 £350 +59.09% 1
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for CSS.

1 278 (91.45%) HTML
2 271 (89.14%) JavaScript
3 157 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
4 145 (47.70%) HTML5
5 128 (42.11%) CSS3
6 89 (29.28%) jQuery
7 85 (27.96%) Java
8 84 (27.63%) TDD
9 76 (25.00%) MVC
10 75 (24.67%) Web Development
11 74 (24.34%) AngularJS
12 71 (23.36%) C#
12 71 (23.36%) .NET
13 65 (21.38%) PHP
13 65 (21.38%) Front End Development
14 51 (16.78%) ASP.NET
14 51 (16.78%) Scrum
15 48 (15.79%) Git (software)
16 46 (15.13%) SQL Server
17 42 (13.82%) XML
18 41 (13.49%) Spring
19 40 (13.16%) OO
20 39 (12.83%) SQL
20 39 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
21 38 (12.50%) E-Commerce
22 37 (12.17%) Web Services
22 37 (12.17%) Node.js
23 36 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
23 36 (11.84%) MySQL
24 33 (10.86%) User Experience

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (5.92%) CMS
2 12 (3.95%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.96%) JBoss
4 8 (2.63%) WordPress
5 7 (2.30%) Confluence
5 7 (2.30%) Drupal
6 6 (1.97%) Apache
7 5 (1.64%) GeoServer
8 4 (1.32%) IBM Domino
8 4 (1.32%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.32%) IIS
8 4 (1.32%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.99%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.99%) nginx
9 3 (0.99%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.66%) EPiServer CMS
10 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (2.63%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.32%) Fireworks
3 4 (1.32%) MS Office
4 2 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.66%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 14 (4.61%) Magento
2 3 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.91%) GitHub
2 2 (0.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.66%) PaaS
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.96%) Network Security
2 5 (1.64%) HTTP
3 2 (0.66%) DNS
4 1 (0.33%) CTI
4 1 (0.33%) DHCP
4 1 (0.33%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) Intranet
4 1 (0.33%) SMS
4 1 (0.33%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.84%) MySQL
3 12 (3.95%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.96%) MongoDB
4 9 (2.96%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.64%) GIS
5 5 (1.64%) Redis
6 3 (0.99%) Couchbase
6 3 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 20 (6.58%) Mercurial
3 14 (4.61%) Jasmine
4 13 (4.28%) Grunt
5 12 (3.95%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.95%) JIRA
6 11 (3.62%) Subversion
7 10 (3.29%) JUnit
8 9 (2.96%) Karma Test Runner
8 9 (2.96%) Visual Studio
9 8 (2.63%) Maven
9 8 (2.63%) Selenium
10 7 (2.30%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.97%) gulp
12 5 (1.64%) SonarQube
13 4 (1.32%) QUnit
14 3 (0.99%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.99%) JsTestDriver
14 3 (0.99%) SpecFlow
14 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (7.57%) Finance
2 12 (3.95%) Banking
2 12 (3.95%) Retail
3 10 (3.29%) Marketing
4 8 (2.63%) Retail Banking
5 5 (1.64%) Advertising
6 4 (1.32%) Local Government
7 3 (0.99%) Games
8 2 (0.66%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 269 (88.49%) Developer
2 68 (22.37%) JavaScript Developer
3 45 (14.80%) Java Developer
4 42 (13.82%) HTML Developer
5 40 (13.16%) .NET Developer
5 40 (13.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 35 (11.51%) HTML CSS Developer
7 34 (11.18%) Senior Developer
8 31 (10.20%) Web Developer
9 26 (8.55%) C# Developer
10 23 (7.57%) Node.js Developer
11 22 (7.24%) C# .NET Developer
12 21 (6.91%) Senior Java Developer
13 19 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 18 (5.92%) Agile Developer
14 18 (5.92%) Angular Developer
14 18 (5.92%) PHP Developer
15 17 (5.59%) UI Developer
16 16 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
16 16 (5.26%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (91.45%) HTML
2 145 (47.70%) HTML5
3 128 (42.11%) CSS3
4 89 (29.28%) jQuery
5 74 (24.34%) AngularJS
6 71 (23.36%) .NET
7 51 (16.78%) ASP.NET
8 42 (13.82%) XML
9 41 (13.49%) Spring
10 37 (12.17%) Node.js
10 37 (12.17%) Web Services
11 36 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (10.20%) React
13 28 (9.21%) RESTful
14 26 (8.55%) JSON
15 25 (8.22%) Ajax
16 20 (6.58%) Sass
17 19 (6.25%) Hibernate
17 19 (6.25%) REST
18 17 (5.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.86%) User Experience
2 17 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.29%) Digital Media
4 7 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.30%) Online Banking
5 5 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (1.64%) SCADA
6 4 (1.32%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (0.99%) Animation
7 3 (0.99%) Cryptography
7 3 (0.99%) iPad
8 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.66%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.66%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.33%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.33%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.33%) Social Media
9 1 (0.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.92%) Linux
2 7 (2.30%) Windows
3 4 (1.32%) Unix
4 3 (0.99%) Android
4 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.66%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (27.63%) TDD
3 76 (25.00%) MVC
4 75 (24.67%) Web Development
5 65 (21.38%) Front End Development
6 51 (16.78%) Scrum
7 40 (13.16%) OO
8 39 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 31 (10.20%) OOP
11 30 (9.87%) Responsive Web Design
12 29 (9.54%) BDD
13 25 (8.22%) Unit Testing
14 21 (6.91%) Open Source
14 21 (6.91%) SOA
15 20 (6.58%) Microservices
16 17 (5.59%) Pair Programming
17 16 (5.26%) Software Delivery
17 16 (5.26%) Web Application Development
18 13 (4.28%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 271 (89.14%) JavaScript
2 85 (27.96%) Java
3 71 (23.36%) C#
4 65 (21.38%) PHP
5 39 (12.83%) SQL
6 19 (6.25%) Scala
7 16 (5.26%) Clojure
7 16 (5.26%) Groovy
8 8 (2.63%) C++
9 7 (2.30%) Python
10 5 (1.64%) Go
10 5 (1.64%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.32%) C
11 4 (1.32%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.99%) LotusScript
12 3 (0.99%) Ruby
12 3 (0.99%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.66%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.66%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (2.96%) Degree
2 4 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.99%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.66%) PhD
4 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.99%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (6.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.29%) Oracle
3 9 (2.96%) Zend
4 6 (1.97%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.64%) ESRI
5 5 (1.64%) Google
6 4 (1.32%) Adobe
6 4 (1.32%) Lotus
6 4 (1.32%) WorldPay
7 3 (0.99%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.99%) hybris
7 3 (0.99%) IBM
7 3 (0.99%) Twitter
8 2 (0.66%) Facebook
8 2 (0.66%) PayPal
8 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.66%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.66%) Telerik
9 1 (0.33%) Perforce
9 1 (0.33%) Xamarin
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ECOM
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oscar
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
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Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Jambo Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
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