The first table below looks at the demand for CSS3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS3 over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Manchester 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CSS 3
Rank 46 55 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +23
Contract jobs citing CSS3 38 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.06% 2.37% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% 7.56% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £293 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £243 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £313 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.61 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
361 357 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.11% 31.34% 33.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 209 229
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 21
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% -14.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
CSS3
North West

CSS3
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS3 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CSS3
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS3 across the Manchester region.

CSS3 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CSS3
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS3 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

CSS3 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

CSS3
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 across the Manchester region.

CSS3 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

CSS3
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - 1 £325 - 2
Cheadle - - - -
Salford - - - - 1
Stockport - - - - 4
Wigan - - - -
Bolton - - - -
CSS3
North West

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing CSS3 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 CSS3.

1 73 (100.00%) CSS
2 72 (98.63%) HTML
3 70 (95.89%) HTML5
4 48 (65.75%) JavaScript
5 41 (56.16%) jQuery
6 30 (41.10%) .NET
7 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (34.25%) C#
9 24 (32.88%) SQL Server
9 24 (32.88%) Adobe
10 21 (28.77%) MVC
11 20 (27.40%) TDD
12 19 (26.03%) Photoshop
13 18 (24.66%) Ajax
14 17 (23.29%) Dreamweaver
15 14 (19.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (17.81%) Finance
16 13 (17.81%) Web Development
16 13 (17.81%) WCF
17 12 (16.44%) CMS
17 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET
17 12 (16.44%) Web Services
17 12 (16.44%) Sass
18 11 (15.07%) XML
18 11 (15.07%) MySQL
19 10 (13.70%) E-Commerce
19 10 (13.70%) PHP
19 10 (13.70%) SQL
20 9 (12.33%) Scrum
20 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing CSS3 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 CSS3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.44%) CMS
2 7 (9.59%) WordPress
3 5 (6.85%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.85%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.85%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.85%) MQSeries
3 5 (6.85%) Escenic
3 5 (6.85%) Node.js
3 5 (6.85%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (4.11%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.74%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (26.03%) Photoshop
2 6 (8.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.07%) MySQL
3 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.85%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.85%) Big Data
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.74%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.37%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (10.96%) NUnit
3 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.74%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.74%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.37%) LLBLGen Pro
5 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.37%) JIRA
5 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (17.81%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.37%) Publishing
2 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (97.26%) Developer
2 24 (32.88%) UI Developer
3 22 (30.14%) UI Programmer
4 21 (28.77%) Front-End Developer
5 15 (20.55%) Web Developer
6 11 (15.07%) .NET Developer
7 9 (12.33%) Front-End Web Developer
8 8 (10.96%) Designer
8 8 (10.96%) UI Designer
9 6 (8.22%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (8.22%) Programmer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Java Programmer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Developer Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (100.00%) CSS
2 72 (98.63%) HTML
3 70 (95.89%) HTML5
4 41 (56.16%) jQuery
5 30 (41.10%) .NET
6 18 (24.66%) Ajax
7 14 (19.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (17.81%) WCF
9 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET
9 12 (16.44%) Web Services
9 12 (16.44%) Sass
10 11 (15.07%) XML
11 8 (10.96%) LESS
12 7 (9.59%) .NET Framework
13 6 (8.22%) JSON
13 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (8.22%) SOAP
13 6 (8.22%) Ruby on Rails
13 6 (8.22%) XHTML
14 5 (6.85%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Open Source
2 3 (4.11%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.74%) NHS
3 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) FMCG
4 1 (1.37%) Social Media
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.77%) MVC
3 20 (27.40%) TDD
4 13 (17.81%) Web Development
5 10 (13.70%) E-Commerce
6 9 (12.33%) Scrum
7 7 (9.59%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (8.22%) BDD
8 6 (8.22%) OOP
8 6 (8.22%) OO
9 5 (6.85%) RUP
9 5 (6.85%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (6.85%) OOD
9 5 (6.85%) Web Design
9 5 (6.85%) SEO
9 5 (6.85%) UML
10 3 (4.11%) SOA
11 2 (2.74%) Content Management
11 2 (2.74%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.74%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (65.75%) JavaScript
2 25 (34.25%) C#
3 10 (13.70%) PHP
3 10 (13.70%) SQL
4 7 (9.59%) Java
5 5 (6.85%) Scala
6 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.11%) XPath
8 1 (1.37%) PHP5
8 1 (1.37%) VB
8 1 (1.37%) Python
8 1 (1.37%) Ruby
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) Adobe
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle
2 5 (6.85%) JBoss
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.11%) Zend
4 3 (4.11%) Twitter
5 2 (2.74%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.74%) Sony
6 1 (1.37%) Facebook
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