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 23 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 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CSS 3
Rank 45 52 86
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +34
Contract jobs citing CSS3 38 22 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.68% 2.26% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.43% 7.56% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 3
Average daily rate £275 £264 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.26% -12.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
403 291 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.46% 29.85% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 151 259
Average daily rate £325 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 19 17
Average hourly rate £135.00 £31.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+328.57% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bolton -2 5 - - 2
Rochdale - 1 £350 -
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Bury - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - -
CSS3
North West

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 94 (100.00%) CSS
2 92 (97.87%) HTML
3 89 (94.68%) HTML5
4 87 (92.55%) JavaScript
5 63 (67.02%) jQuery
6 36 (38.30%) .NET
7 32 (34.04%) C#
8 27 (28.72%) Sass
8 27 (28.72%) MVC
9 26 (27.66%) Web Services
9 26 (27.66%) XML
9 26 (27.66%) Ajax
10 23 (24.47%) SQL Server
11 22 (23.40%) Scrum
12 20 (21.28%) TDD
12 20 (21.28%) Web Development
13 19 (20.21%) Web Design
13 19 (20.21%) Responsive Web Design
14 17 (18.09%) CMS
15 16 (17.02%) JSON
15 16 (17.02%) Adobe
16 15 (15.96%) PHP
16 15 (15.96%) ASP.NET
17 14 (14.89%) MySQL
17 14 (14.89%) XHTML
17 14 (14.89%) AngularJS
18 13 (13.83%) SQL
19 12 (12.77%) Spring
19 12 (12.77%) SOAP
19 12 (12.77%) E-Commerce

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 17 (18.09%) CMS
2 9 (9.57%) Adobe CQ
2 9 (9.57%) Node.js
3 8 (8.51%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (7.45%) WordPress
4 7 (7.45%) Escenic
4 7 (7.45%) MQSeries
4 7 (7.45%) Tomcat
4 7 (7.45%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.45%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.32%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.13%) Apache
7 1 (1.06%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Magento
2 3 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Intranet
1 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.89%) MySQL
3 7 (7.45%) Hadoop
3 7 (7.45%) Big Data
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.13%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.06%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.06%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Axure RP
2 4 (4.26%) Grunt
2 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.19%) PHPUnit
3 3 (3.19%) Mocha
3 3 (3.19%) QUnit
3 3 (3.19%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.13%) Subversion
4 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.06%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.06%) Bower
5 1 (1.06%) Calabash
5 1 (1.06%) PhantomJS
5 1 (1.06%) Yeoman
5 1 (1.06%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.06%) Ant
5 1 (1.06%) NUnit
5 1 (1.06%) Firebug
5 1 (1.06%) JIRA
General
1 9 (9.57%) Finance
2 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.06%) Advertising
3 1 (1.06%) Publishing
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.06%) Retail
3 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (95.74%) Developer
2 28 (29.79%) Front-End Developer
3 26 (27.66%) Web Developer
4 16 (17.02%) UI Developer
5 13 (13.83%) .NET Developer
6 12 (12.77%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (11.70%) UI Programmer
8 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (10.64%) Front-End Web Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Programmer
10 7 (7.45%) Analyst
10 7 (7.45%) Senior Developer
10 7 (7.45%) Java Developer
10 7 (7.45%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (7.45%) Java Programmer
10 7 (7.45%) Senior Java Programmer
10 7 (7.45%) Senior Programmer
10 7 (7.45%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (7.45%) Developer Analyst
11 6 (6.38%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (100.00%) CSS
2 92 (97.87%) HTML
3 89 (94.68%) HTML5
4 63 (67.02%) jQuery
5 36 (38.30%) .NET
6 27 (28.72%) Sass
7 26 (27.66%) Web Services
7 26 (27.66%) XML
7 26 (27.66%) Ajax
8 16 (17.02%) JSON
9 15 (15.96%) ASP.NET
10 14 (14.89%) XHTML
10 14 (14.89%) AngularJS
11 12 (12.77%) Spring
11 12 (12.77%) SOAP
12 11 (11.70%) Backbone.js
12 11 (11.70%) XSLT
13 10 (10.64%) WCF
14 9 (9.57%) LESS
15 8 (8.51%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Open Source
2 11 (11.70%) Web 2.0
3 9 (9.57%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.51%) NHS
5 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.13%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.13%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.06%) FMCG
7 1 (1.06%) Social Media
7 1 (1.06%) New Media
7 1 (1.06%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
1 3 (3.19%) Windows
2 2 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.72%) MVC
2 22 (23.40%) Scrum
3 20 (21.28%) TDD
3 20 (21.28%) Web Development
4 19 (20.21%) Web Design
4 19 (20.21%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (12.77%) E-Commerce
5 12 (12.77%) BDD
6 9 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.51%) UML
7 8 (8.51%) OOP
7 8 (8.51%) SOA
8 7 (7.45%) OOD
8 7 (7.45%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (7.45%) OO
8 7 (7.45%) RUP
9 6 (6.38%) SEO
10 4 (4.26%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.26%) Project Management
10 4 (4.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (92.55%) JavaScript
2 32 (34.04%) C#
3 15 (15.96%) PHP
4 13 (13.83%) SQL
5 11 (11.70%) XPath
6 10 (10.64%) Java
7 8 (8.51%) T-SQL
7 8 (8.51%) Scala
8 4 (4.26%) Ruby
9 2 (2.13%) C++
10 1 (1.06%) Perl
10 1 (1.06%) Python
10 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.06%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Plesk
Vendors
1 16 (17.02%) Adobe
2 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.45%) JBoss
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle
4 5 (5.32%) Sitecore
5 4 (4.26%) Twitter
6 2 (2.13%) Zend
6 2 (2.13%) Sony
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