The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 22 34 21
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing CSS 17 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.20% 0.97% 3.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.73% 6.00% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Average daily rate £300 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £390 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
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
82 50 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.08% 16.18% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 22 19
Average daily rate £325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £419 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Liverpool +3 10 £325 -7.14% 14
Birkenhead - 3 £250 -
Wirral - 2 - - 1
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing CSS 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 CSS.

1 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (52.00%) Java
3 13 (52.00%) Web Services
3 13 (52.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (40.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) MVC
5 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (28.00%) Scrum
6 7 (28.00%) HTML5
6 7 (28.00%) CSS3
6 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (24.00%) RESTful
7 6 (24.00%) OO
8 5 (20.00%) JBoss
8 5 (20.00%) JSP
8 5 (20.00%) XML
8 5 (20.00%) OOD
8 5 (20.00%) HTTP
8 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 5 (20.00%) .NET
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle
8 5 (20.00%) Ant
8 5 (20.00%) Maven
8 5 (20.00%) Ajax
8 5 (20.00%) ATG Dynamo
8 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) ATG
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing CSS 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 CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) ATG Dynamo
1 5 (20.00%) JBoss
1 5 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL
4 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Ant
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) gulp
1 5 (20.00%) Maven
2 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (16.00%) YouTrack
3 3 (12.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) Zend Studio
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) HTML Developer
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Angular Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Designer
6 2 (8.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.00%) UX Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Java Software Architect
7 1 (4.00%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) UI Designer
7 1 (4.00%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) Web Services
3 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (28.00%) CSS3
3 7 (28.00%) HTML5
4 6 (24.00%) RESTful
5 5 (20.00%) .NET
5 5 (20.00%) Ajax
5 5 (20.00%) Express
5 5 (20.00%) JSP
5 5 (20.00%) XML
6 4 (16.00%) jQuery
6 4 (16.00%) React
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (12.00%) Backbone.js
7 3 (12.00%) DOM
7 3 (12.00%) Middleware
8 2 (8.00%) hapi
8 2 (8.00%) Spring
9 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) iPad
1 5 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (36.00%) MVC
3 7 (28.00%) Scrum
4 6 (24.00%) OO
5 5 (20.00%) OOD
5 5 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 5 (20.00%) System Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Isomorphic JavaScript
8 2 (8.00%) OOP
9 1 (4.00%) Content Management
9 1 (4.00%) Issue Tracking
9 1 (4.00%) Kanban
9 1 (4.00%) Open Source
9 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (4.00%) TDD
9 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (52.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (12.00%) C#
6 2 (8.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) VB
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.00%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) ATG
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Zend
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Tableau
Liverpool, Merseyside
Vitaflo International Limited
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Posted: 25 days ago