The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 22 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing CSS 29 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.46% 6.27% 4.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.89% 27.08% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £335 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.60 £31.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+11.61% -10.14%
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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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
112 96 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.79% 23.13% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 72 24
Average daily rate £306 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 70 (95.89%) HTML
2 45 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (49.32%) JavaScript
4 24 (32.88%) User Experience
5 23 (31.51%) Java
6 19 (26.03%) Web Development
7 18 (24.66%) jQuery
8 16 (21.92%) Rapid Prototyping
8 16 (21.92%) Linux
9 15 (20.55%) HTTP
9 15 (20.55%) Web Design
9 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
9 15 (20.55%) Subversion
10 14 (19.18%) UNIX
10 14 (19.18%) Mobile App
11 13 (17.81%) Relational Database
11 13 (17.81%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (17.81%) Customer Insight
11 13 (17.81%) Degree
12 12 (16.44%) JSON
12 12 (16.44%) HTML5
12 12 (16.44%) C#
12 12 (16.44%) Mac OS X
12 12 (16.44%) Configuration Management
12 12 (16.44%) CSS3
13 11 (15.07%) Node.js
14 10 (13.70%) Mustache
14 10 (13.70%) Sass
14 10 (13.70%) MVC
14 10 (13.70%) Scala

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 11 (15.07%) Node.js
2 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.11%) Confluence
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.74%) CMS
4 2 (2.74%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.37%) WordPress
5 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Photoshop
1 9 (12.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.37%) MySQL
4 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (20.55%) Subversion
1 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.33%) Axure RP
3 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.11%) JIRA
3 3 (4.11%) JUnit
4 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.37%) Selenium
General
1 3 (4.11%) Electronics
1 3 (4.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Military
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (52.05%) Developer
2 26 (35.62%) Designer
3 20 (27.40%) UX Designer
4 18 (24.66%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Scala Developer
7 4 (5.48%) UI Designer
7 4 (5.48%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.11%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.74%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.74%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Interface Designer
9 2 (2.74%) Web Designer
10 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.37%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (1.37%) Lead Java Developer
10 1 (1.37%) C# Web Developer
10 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Developer
10 1 (1.37%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (95.89%) HTML
2 18 (24.66%) jQuery
3 12 (16.44%) HTML5
3 12 (16.44%) JSON
3 12 (16.44%) CSS3
4 10 (13.70%) Ajax
4 10 (13.70%) Mustache
4 10 (13.70%) Sass
5 9 (12.33%) .NET
6 7 (9.59%) XML
6 7 (9.59%) Spring
6 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
7 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
8 5 (6.85%) RESTful
8 5 (6.85%) REST
9 4 (5.48%) JPA
9 4 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (5.48%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.11%) Django
10 3 (4.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) User Experience
2 14 (19.18%) Mobile App
3 8 (10.96%) Graphic Design
4 3 (4.11%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.11%) Open Source
5 2 (2.74%) W3C
6 1 (1.37%) DTV
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Linux
2 14 (19.18%) UNIX
3 12 (16.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.03%) Web Development
3 16 (21.92%) Rapid Prototyping
4 15 (20.55%) Web Design
5 13 (17.81%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (17.81%) Customer Insight
6 12 (16.44%) Configuration Management
7 10 (13.70%) MVC
8 5 (6.85%) TDD
8 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.48%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.48%) Scrum
10 3 (4.11%) Content Management
10 3 (4.11%) OO
10 3 (4.11%) Usability Testing
10 3 (4.11%) OWASP
10 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.11%) Microservices
11 2 (2.74%) Web Application Development
11 2 (2.74%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (49.32%) JavaScript
2 23 (31.51%) Java
3 12 (16.44%) C#
4 10 (13.70%) Scala
5 8 (10.96%) Python
5 8 (10.96%) Ruby
6 3 (4.11%) SQL
7 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Adobe
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle
4 3 (4.11%) Google
5 1 (1.37%) SAP