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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 26 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 9 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.27% 6.06% 5.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 23.30% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 2
Median daily rate £425 £313 £98
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% +220.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.32% +4.28%
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
81 103 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.45% 26.01% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 43
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

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
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 26 August 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 -6 7 £445 +36.92% 13
Southport - 1 £425 - 1
St Helens - 1 £413 -
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (88.00%) HTML
3 11 (44.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (40.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) XML
5 9 (36.00%) Web Services
5 9 (36.00%) JSP
5 9 (36.00%) JBoss
5 9 (36.00%) ATG
5 9 (36.00%) ATG Dynamo
5 9 (36.00%) Ajax
6 6 (24.00%) TDD
6 6 (24.00%) Endeca
6 6 (24.00%) Web Development
6 6 (24.00%) System Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Front End Development
7 5 (20.00%) PHP
8 4 (16.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) .NET
8 4 (16.00%) HTML5
8 4 (16.00%) CSS3
9 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (12.00%) User Experience
9 3 (12.00%) BDD
9 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
9 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.00%) Maven
9 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
9 3 (12.00%) Oracle
9 3 (12.00%) Ant

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 9 (36.00%) ATG Dynamo
1 9 (36.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.00%) Fireworks
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Ant
1 3 (12.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) GitLab
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) MSTest
2 1 (4.00%) NuGet
2 1 (4.00%) RSpec
2 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (16.00%) PHP Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (12.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (12.00%) HTML Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Angular Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Support
7 1 (4.00%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) XML
3 9 (36.00%) Ajax
3 9 (36.00%) JSP
3 9 (36.00%) Web Services
4 4 (16.00%) .NET
4 4 (16.00%) CSS3
4 4 (16.00%) HTML5
5 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (8.00%) Smarty
6 2 (8.00%) Spring
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) JSON
7 1 (4.00%) Laravel
7 1 (4.00%) SOAP
7 1 (4.00%) Symfony
7 1 (4.00%) Visualforce
7 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (24.00%) System Testing
2 6 (24.00%) TDD
2 6 (24.00%) Web Development
3 5 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) BDD
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) Release Management
6 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) PHP
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby
7 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
7 1 (4.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) ATG
2 6 (24.00%) Endeca
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
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