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 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Contract jobs citing CSS 27 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.23% 5.52% 6.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.67% 22.50% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.20 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -10.44%
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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
91 80 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.74% 24.54% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 60 23
Average daily rate £325 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £363 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.41 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

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 6 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 6 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 77 (96.25%) HTML
2 52 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 28 (35.00%) Java
5 25 (31.25%) User Experience
6 23 (28.75%) Web Development
7 20 (25.00%) Linux
7 20 (25.00%) Web Design
8 19 (23.75%) Subversion
8 19 (23.75%) Git (software)
9 18 (22.50%) HTTP
9 18 (22.50%) UNIX
10 17 (21.25%) C#
10 17 (21.25%) Rapid Prototyping
10 17 (21.25%) Scala
10 17 (21.25%) HTML5
10 17 (21.25%) CSS3
11 16 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (20.00%) Relational Database
11 16 (20.00%) jQuery
11 16 (20.00%) Mac OS X
12 15 (18.75%) Configuration Management
12 15 (18.75%) Ajax
12 15 (18.75%) JSON
13 13 (16.25%) Ruby
13 13 (16.25%) Python
13 13 (16.25%) Mobile App
14 12 (15.00%) Customer Insight
14 12 (15.00%) Degree
15 11 (13.75%) Node.js

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (13.75%) Node.js
2 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.75%) Confluence
4 2 (2.50%) CMS
4 2 (2.50%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.25%) WordPress
5 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Photoshop
1 9 (11.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.25%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (23.75%) Subversion
1 19 (23.75%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.25%) Axure RP
3 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.75%) JIRA
3 3 (3.75%) JUnit
4 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 3 (3.75%) Electronics
2 2 (2.50%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Military
3 1 (1.25%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (55.00%) Developer
2 25 (31.25%) Designer
3 19 (23.75%) UX Designer
4 18 (22.50%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Scala Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.00%) UI Designer
9 3 (3.75%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.50%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Web Designer
10 2 (2.50%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Interface Designer
10 2 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.25%) Umbraco Developer
11 1 (1.25%) UI Programmer
11 1 (1.25%) UI Developer
11 1 (1.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (96.25%) HTML
2 17 (21.25%) HTML5
2 17 (21.25%) CSS3
3 16 (20.00%) jQuery
4 15 (18.75%) JSON
4 15 (18.75%) Ajax
5 11 (13.75%) REST
6 10 (12.50%) .NET
6 10 (12.50%) Mustache
6 10 (12.50%) Sass
7 9 (11.25%) RESTful
8 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET
9 5 (6.25%) XML
9 5 (6.25%) Spring
9 5 (6.25%) AngularJS
10 4 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (3.75%) Play Framework
11 3 (3.75%) Guice
11 3 (3.75%) Django
11 3 (3.75%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.25%) User Experience
2 13 (16.25%) Mobile App
3 8 (10.00%) Graphic Design
4 6 (7.50%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.75%) Open Source
6 2 (2.50%) W3C
7 1 (1.25%) DTV
7 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.00%) Linux
2 18 (22.50%) UNIX
3 16 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.75%) Web Development
3 20 (25.00%) Web Design
4 17 (21.25%) Rapid Prototyping
5 16 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (18.75%) Configuration Management
7 12 (15.00%) Customer Insight
8 8 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 8 (10.00%) MVC
9 7 (8.75%) Scrum
10 6 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.25%) Usability Testing
11 5 (6.25%) TDD
12 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (5.00%) Line Management
13 3 (3.75%) Microservices
13 3 (3.75%) OWASP
13 3 (3.75%) Content Management
13 3 (3.75%) OO
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (35.00%) Java
3 17 (21.25%) C#
3 17 (21.25%) Scala
4 13 (16.25%) Python
4 13 (16.25%) Ruby
5 3 (3.75%) SQL
6 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.25%) VCP4
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Adobe
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) Google
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (1.25%) SAP