The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CSS 3
Rank 48 54 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +29
Contract jobs citing CSS3 38 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.91% 2.32% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.72% 7.53% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £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 £27.50 £22.25 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -55.50%
CSS3
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
391 372 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.92% 30.85% 35.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 221 252
Average daily rate £325 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 24
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -24.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 - 3
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - - 1
Salford - - - - 1
Stockport - - - - 6
Altrincham - - - - 1
Bolton - - - -
CSS3
North West

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 68 (100.00%) CSS
2 67 (98.53%) HTML
3 65 (95.59%) HTML5
4 41 (60.29%) JavaScript
5 33 (48.53%) jQuery
6 31 (45.59%) .NET
7 30 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (38.24%) TDD
8 26 (38.24%) C#
9 23 (33.82%) MVC
10 22 (32.35%) SQL Server
11 20 (29.41%) Ajax
12 18 (26.47%) Adobe
13 17 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
13 17 (25.00%) Photoshop
14 15 (22.06%) WCF
14 15 (22.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (20.59%) Finance
16 12 (17.65%) Web Services
17 11 (16.18%) XML
17 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET
17 11 (16.18%) CMS
17 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (14.71%) NUnit
18 10 (14.71%) OOP
18 10 (14.71%) XHTML
19 9 (13.24%) OO
20 8 (11.76%) Scrum
20 8 (11.76%) Web Development
21 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (16.18%) CMS
2 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.35%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.35%) MQSeries
2 5 (7.35%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.35%) Escenic
2 5 (7.35%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (4.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (4.41%) Node.js
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.35%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.35%) Big Data
3 5 (7.35%) MySQL
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.94%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.47%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 10 (14.71%) NUnit
3 6 (8.82%) Mercurial
4 5 (7.35%) JIRA
4 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.94%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.47%) LLBLGen Pro
7 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.47%) CruiseControl
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.47%) Publishing
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (92.65%) Developer
2 22 (32.35%) UI Developer
3 20 (29.41%) UI Programmer
4 17 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Web Developer
6 9 (13.24%) .NET Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Designer
7 8 (11.76%) UI Designer
8 7 (10.29%) Front-End Web Developer
9 6 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (8.82%) Programmer
10 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (7.35%) Java Developer
10 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
10 5 (7.35%) Analyst
10 5 (7.35%) Java Programmer
10 5 (7.35%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (7.35%) Developer Analyst
10 5 (7.35%) Senior Programmer
10 5 (7.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) CSS
2 67 (98.53%) HTML
3 65 (95.59%) HTML5
4 33 (48.53%) jQuery
5 31 (45.59%) .NET
6 20 (29.41%) Ajax
7 15 (22.06%) WCF
7 15 (22.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (17.65%) Web Services
9 11 (16.18%) XML
9 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET
10 10 (14.71%) XHTML
11 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework
11 7 (10.29%) Sass
12 6 (8.82%) LESS
12 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (7.35%) Java RMI
13 5 (7.35%) Ruby on Rails
13 5 (7.35%) LAMP
13 5 (7.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Open Source
2 3 (4.41%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Social Media
4 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.24%) TDD
3 23 (33.82%) MVC
4 10 (14.71%) OOP
5 9 (13.24%) OO
6 8 (11.76%) Scrum
6 8 (11.76%) Web Development
7 6 (8.82%) BDD
8 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.35%) UML
8 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.35%) RUP
8 5 (7.35%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (7.35%) OOD
9 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.88%) Web Design
10 3 (4.41%) SOA
10 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.41%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (2.94%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (60.29%) JavaScript
2 26 (38.24%) C#
3 7 (10.29%) Java
4 6 (8.82%) SQL
5 5 (7.35%) Scala
6 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.88%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) XPath
8 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Adobe
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) JBoss
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.41%) Zend
4 3 (4.41%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.94%) Twitter
6 1 (1.47%) Facebook
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