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 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 30 6 20
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Contract jobs citing CSS 9 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.47% 11.83% 4.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.43% 44.90% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £245 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.57% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £98 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £290 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.57%
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
67 49 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.36% 26.34% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 32
Average daily rate £313 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £148 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £470 £353
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 £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

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
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 2 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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 -18 8 £313 +26.39% 17
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 7 (43.75%) CSS3
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
6 4 (25.00%) MySQL
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) WordPress
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 3 (18.75%) User Experience
7 3 (18.75%) SDLC
8 2 (12.50%) BDD
8 2 (12.50%) Analytics
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (12.50%) Axure RP
8 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
8 2 (12.50%) Google
9 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 3 (18.75%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.25%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Axure RP
3 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Grunt
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) UI Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) UI/UX Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) HTML5
3 7 (43.75%) CSS3
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
6 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (6.25%) Sass
6 1 (6.25%) Ember.js
6 1 (6.25%) Google Maps API
6 1 (6.25%) RESTful
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE
6 1 (6.25%) Sinatra
6 1 (6.25%) iOS SDK
6 1 (6.25%) Servlets
6 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Streaming Video
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) TDD
2 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 3 (18.75%) SDLC
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Android Development
4 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Memory Management
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Facebook
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter
2 1 (6.25%) New Relic
2 1 (6.25%) Apple
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