The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 34 21
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Contract jobs citing CSS 20 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.69% 1.68% 5.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.23% 6.52% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 9
Median daily rate £375 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £420 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -15.15%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
104 92 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.78% 25.77% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 44 28
Median daily rate £370 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.10 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Liverpool +16 12 £370 +23.33% 8
Bootle - 4 - -
Southport - 2 £388 - 1
Wirral -6 1 - -
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for CSS.

1 29 (96.67%) HTML
2 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 13 (43.33%) .NET
5 12 (40.00%) MVC
5 12 (40.00%) CSS3
6 11 (36.67%) HTML5
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 9 (30.00%) C#
8 9 (30.00%) Java
8 9 (30.00%) Finance
9 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
9 8 (26.67%) XML
9 8 (26.67%) jQuery
9 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
10 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (20.00%) Spring
11 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
11 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (16.67%) EJB 3.0
12 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
12 5 (16.67%) EJB
12 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
13 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.00%) CMS
3 2 (6.67%) ATG Dynamo
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Fireworks
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) DB2
2 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) RavenDB
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 4 (13.33%) Subversion
4 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (10.00%) JUnit
5 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (6.67%) GitLab
7 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
7 1 (3.33%) MSTest
7 1 (3.33%) NuGet
7 1 (3.33%) RSpec
7 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Local Government
2 1 (3.33%) Music Industry
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Designer
8 1 (3.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Programmer
8 1 (3.33%) Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) HTML
2 15 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 13 (43.33%) .NET
4 12 (40.00%) CSS3
5 11 (36.67%) HTML5
6 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
6 8 (26.67%) jQuery
6 8 (26.67%) XML
7 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (20.00%) Spring
7 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (16.67%) EJB
8 5 (16.67%) EJB 3.0
9 4 (13.33%) Ajax
9 4 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (13.33%) Web Services
9 4 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (10.00%) Spring MVC
10 3 (10.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) Fintech
1 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) MVC
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
7 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) SOLID
7 2 (6.67%) UML
7 2 (6.67%) Wealth Management
7 2 (6.67%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (30.00%) C#
2 9 (30.00%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) Ruby
4 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Capistrano
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) ATG
2 2 (6.67%) Endeca
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.33%) Xamarin
Liverpool, Merseyside
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