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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 147 113 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.02% 7.32% 11.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.03% 31.13% 44.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 76 97
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.49 £32.54 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-37.02% +1.68%
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
432 363 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.57% 23.51% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 235 204
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £32.25 £37.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +30.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Salford +1 12 £450 +12.50% 3
Stockport -5 6 £350 +6.06% 4
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 296 (91.08%) HTML
2 280 (86.15%) JavaScript
3 161 (49.54%) HTML5
4 135 (41.54%) CSS3
5 129 (39.69%) Agile Software Development
6 120 (36.92%) Web Development
7 99 (30.46%) .NET
8 94 (28.92%) C#
9 92 (28.31%) jQuery
10 85 (26.15%) MVC
11 77 (23.69%) Java
12 75 (23.08%) TDD
13 68 (20.92%) AngularJS
14 65 (20.00%) Git (software)
15 63 (19.38%) Front End Development
16 61 (18.77%) SQL Server
17 58 (17.85%) PHP
18 54 (16.62%) XML
19 53 (16.31%) ASP.NET
20 52 (16.00%) Scrum
21 49 (15.08%) User Experience
22 44 (13.54%) Responsive Web Design
22 44 (13.54%) Subversion
23 40 (12.31%) E-Commerce
24 38 (11.69%) Spring
25 37 (11.38%) OO
25 37 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
26 35 (10.77%) Linux
26 35 (10.77%) SQL
27 34 (10.46%) Web Services

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 34 (10.46%) Node.js
2 25 (7.69%) CMS
3 13 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.38%) Confluence
4 11 (3.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (3.08%) JBoss
6 9 (2.77%) Apache
6 9 (2.77%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.46%) WordPress
8 4 (1.23%) Drupal
8 4 (1.23%) GeoServer
9 3 (0.92%) IBM Domino
9 3 (0.92%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.92%) nginx
10 2 (0.62%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.62%) EPiServer CMS
10 2 (0.62%) IIS
10 2 (0.62%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.31%) DNN
11 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (2.15%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (2.15%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.54%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.23%) Fireworks
3 4 (1.23%) MS Office
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (4.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.00%) GitHub
2 2 (0.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (0.62%) SaaS
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.85%) HTTP
2 9 (2.77%) Intranet
3 6 (1.85%) Network Security
4 3 (0.92%) Internet
5 2 (0.62%) DNS
6 1 (0.31%) CTI
6 1 (0.31%) DHCP
6 1 (0.31%) SMS
6 1 (0.31%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (18.77%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.62%) MySQL
3 11 (3.38%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.77%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.54%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.23%) GIS
7 3 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.62%) Redis
9 1 (0.31%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 65 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 44 (13.54%) Subversion
3 25 (7.69%) Mercurial
4 19 (5.85%) Visual Studio
5 14 (4.31%) Grunt
5 14 (4.31%) JIRA
6 12 (3.69%) JUnit
7 11 (3.38%) Jasmine
7 11 (3.38%) Jenkins
7 11 (3.38%) SpecFlow
8 9 (2.77%) Karma Test Runner
9 8 (2.46%) Maven
10 7 (2.15%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.85%) Selenium
12 4 (1.23%) gulp
13 3 (0.92%) Axure RP
13 3 (0.92%) Gradle
13 3 (0.92%) MSTest
13 3 (0.92%) SonarQube
13 3 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (9.54%) Finance
2 12 (3.69%) Banking
2 12 (3.69%) Retail
3 8 (2.46%) Retail Banking
4 6 (1.85%) Marketing
5 4 (1.23%) Electronics
5 4 (1.23%) Local Government
6 3 (0.92%) Advertising
6 3 (0.92%) Games
6 3 (0.92%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.62%) Publishing
8 1 (0.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 289 (88.92%) Developer
2 62 (19.08%) JavaScript Developer
3 56 (17.23%) .NET Developer
4 48 (14.77%) HTML Developer
5 46 (14.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 40 (12.31%) Web Developer
7 38 (11.69%) C# Developer
7 38 (11.69%) Java Developer
8 36 (11.08%) HTML CSS Developer
9 30 (9.23%) UI Developer
10 29 (8.92%) C# .NET Developer
11 25 (7.69%) Senior Developer
12 22 (6.77%) Node.js Developer
13 21 (6.46%) Agile Developer
14 19 (5.85%) Software Developer
15 18 (5.54%) Angular Developer
15 18 (5.54%) PHP Developer
16 15 (4.62%) Lead Developer
17 14 (4.31%) Senior Java Developer
18 13 (4.00%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (91.08%) HTML
2 161 (49.54%) HTML5
3 135 (41.54%) CSS3
4 99 (30.46%) .NET
5 92 (28.31%) jQuery
6 68 (20.92%) AngularJS
7 54 (16.62%) XML
8 53 (16.31%) ASP.NET
9 38 (11.69%) Spring
10 34 (10.46%) Ajax
10 34 (10.46%) Web Services
11 31 (9.54%) Sass
12 25 (7.69%) XSLT
13 22 (6.77%) React
13 22 (6.77%) RESTful
14 21 (6.46%) LESS
15 20 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (5.85%) JSON
17 18 (5.54%) Hibernate
18 17 (5.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.08%) User Experience
2 23 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (5.54%) Visualisation
4 9 (2.77%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.15%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.15%) Online Banking
6 5 (1.54%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.54%) Web 2.0
7 4 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.23%) iPad
7 4 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.92%) NHS
8 3 (0.92%) SCADA
8 3 (0.92%) W3C
9 2 (0.62%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.31%) Clustering
10 1 (0.31%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.31%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.77%) Linux
2 21 (6.46%) Unix
3 14 (4.31%) Mac OS X
4 8 (2.46%) Windows
5 4 (1.23%) Android
5 4 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.62%) CentOS
6 2 (0.62%) openSUSE
6 2 (0.62%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.31%) webOS
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (39.69%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (36.92%) Web Development
3 85 (26.15%) MVC
4 75 (23.08%) TDD
5 63 (19.38%) Front End Development
6 52 (16.00%) Scrum
7 44 (13.54%) Responsive Web Design
8 40 (12.31%) E-Commerce
9 37 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (11.38%) OO
10 34 (10.46%) Web Design
11 32 (9.85%) BDD
12 21 (6.46%) SEO
13 20 (6.15%) Unit Testing
14 19 (5.85%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 19 (5.85%) Wireframes
15 18 (5.54%) OOP
15 18 (5.54%) Open Source
15 18 (5.54%) SOA
16 17 (5.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 280 (86.15%) JavaScript
2 94 (28.92%) C#
3 77 (23.69%) Java
4 58 (17.85%) PHP
5 35 (10.77%) SQL
6 29 (8.92%) Scala
7 23 (7.08%) Python
8 18 (5.54%) Ruby
9 16 (4.92%) XPath
10 15 (4.62%) XAML
11 13 (4.00%) T-SQL
12 11 (3.38%) Clojure
12 11 (3.38%) Groovy
13 9 (2.77%) VB.NET
14 7 (2.15%) C++
15 5 (1.54%) C
15 5 (1.54%) Go
15 5 (1.54%) VBScript
16 3 (0.92%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (2.15%) Degree
2 4 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (0.92%) DV Cleared
3 3 (0.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.62%) PhD
4 2 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.00%) WCAG
2 4 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (5.85%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.92%) Telerik
3 15 (4.62%) EPiServer
4 11 (3.38%) Sitecore
5 9 (2.77%) Oracle
6 8 (2.46%) Zend
7 6 (1.85%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.54%) Adobe
8 5 (1.54%) Capita
8 5 (1.54%) Google
8 5 (1.54%) hybris
8 5 (1.54%) IBM
9 4 (1.23%) ESRI
10 3 (0.92%) BEA
10 3 (0.92%) Lotus
10 3 (0.92%) Perforce
11 2 (0.62%) SAP
11 2 (0.62%) Twitter
12 1 (0.31%) PayPal
12 1 (0.31%) WorldPay
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £212.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £295.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Rate: £28,000 per annum 12 Months Fixed Term Contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Pertemps IT
Rate: £450-£550 a day
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago