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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 18 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing CSS 23 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.44% 5.64% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.23% 24.32% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 5
Median daily rate £350 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £325 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +8.33%

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
99 74 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 32.04% 23.20% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 54 29
Median daily rate £365 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +4 22 £359 +10.38% 10
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 44 (97.78%) HTML
2 40 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 24 (53.33%) .NET
4 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (40.00%) HTML5
5 18 (40.00%) CSS3
6 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
7 16 (35.56%) MVC
7 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
8 15 (33.33%) C#
8 15 (33.33%) Java
8 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 14 (31.11%) Front End Development
9 14 (31.11%) SQL
9 14 (31.11%) jQuery
10 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET
11 12 (26.67%) Oracle
11 12 (26.67%) Scrum
11 12 (26.67%) Spring
11 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
12 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
13 10 (22.22%) TDD
13 10 (22.22%) Spring Boot
14 9 (20.00%) MongoDB
14 9 (20.00%) RESTful
14 9 (20.00%) MySQL
14 9 (20.00%) XML
15 8 (17.78%) Linux
15 8 (17.78%) Finance
15 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC

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 7 (15.56%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.89%) EPiServer
3 3 (6.67%) CMS
3 3 (6.67%) Umbraco
4 2 (4.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Drupal
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.22%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) LDAP
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (20.00%) MySQL
3 7 (15.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.67%) DB2
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) RavenDB
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 4 (8.89%) Subversion
6 3 (6.67%) JUnit
6 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (4.44%) Grunt
7 2 (4.44%) gulp
8 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.22%) GitLab
8 1 (2.22%) JDeveloper
8 1 (2.22%) NuGet
8 1 (2.22%) Xcode
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Games
2 1 (2.22%) Local Government
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (91.11%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Sitecore Developer
4 5 (11.11%) WebSphere Developer
5 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.89%) EPiServer Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) CRM Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.67%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Principal Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Sitecore Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (97.78%) HTML
2 24 (53.33%) .NET
3 18 (40.00%) CSS3
3 18 (40.00%) HTML5
4 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 14 (31.11%) jQuery
6 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET
7 12 (26.67%) Spring
8 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
9 10 (22.22%) Spring Boot
10 9 (20.00%) RESTful
10 9 (20.00%) XML
11 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (15.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (11.11%) EJB
13 5 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
13 5 (11.11%) WCF
13 5 (11.11%) Web Services
14 4 (8.89%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Fintech
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Android
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) MVC
3 14 (31.11%) Front End Development
4 12 (26.67%) Scrum
5 10 (22.22%) TDD
6 7 (15.56%) API Design
6 7 (15.56%) BDD
6 7 (15.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (15.56%) Kanban
6 7 (15.56%) Microservices
6 7 (15.56%) Open Source
6 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Coaching
7 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 6 (13.33%) DevOps
7 6 (13.33%) OO
8 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 15 (33.33%) C#
2 15 (33.33%) Java
3 14 (31.11%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) PHP
5 3 (6.67%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.44%) Ruby
7 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.22%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) Sitecore
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Xamarin
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