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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 7 28 9
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Contract jobs citing CSS 43 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.84% 3.33% 9.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.75% 15.22% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 5 7
Average daily rate
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£347 £275 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.35% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £330 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
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Tyne and Wear

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
103 46 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.75% 21.90% 23.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 27 19
Average daily rate £325 £275 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £21.82 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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.

1 120 (97.56%) HTML
2 90 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (43.90%) JavaScript
4 52 (42.28%) Java
5 47 (38.21%) HTML5
6 46 (37.40%) CSS3
7 39 (31.71%) Scala
7 39 (31.71%) Ajax
8 38 (30.89%) User Experience
9 36 (29.27%) REST
9 36 (29.27%) JSON
10 35 (28.46%) Web Design
11 34 (27.64%) Ruby
11 34 (27.64%) Web Development
11 34 (27.64%) Python
12 33 (26.83%) C#
13 30 (24.39%) Rapid Prototyping
14 29 (23.58%) Git (software)
14 29 (23.58%) Linux
15 28 (22.76%) Subversion
16 27 (21.95%) UNIX
17 25 (20.33%) HTTP
17 25 (20.33%) Mac OS X
17 25 (20.33%) Configuration Management
17 25 (20.33%) Relational Database
18 24 (19.51%) Responsive Web Design
19 23 (18.70%) RESTful
19 23 (18.70%) Automated Testing
20 19 (15.45%) Scrum
21 16 (13.01%) Visualisation

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 9 (7.32%) Node.js
2 7 (5.69%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.25%) CMS
4 4 (3.25%) WordPress
5 3 (2.44%) Confluence
5 3 (2.44%) Drupal
6 2 (1.63%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.81%) Apache
7 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.81%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (7.32%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.25%) MS Office
3 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.81%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) Office 365
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.81%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.33%) HTTP
2 2 (1.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.63%) MySQL
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (23.58%) Git (software)
2 28 (22.76%) Subversion
3 10 (8.13%) Axure RP
4 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.25%) JUnit
4 4 (3.25%) JIRA
5 3 (2.44%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.81%) Selenium
General
1 3 (2.44%) Electronics
2 2 (1.63%) Military
2 2 (1.63%) Marketing
3 1 (0.81%) Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.81%) Finance
3 1 (0.81%) Law
3 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (59.35%) Developer
2 34 (27.64%) Designer
3 28 (22.76%) UX Designer
4 17 (13.82%) Senior Developer
5 16 (13.01%) Front-End Developer
6 11 (8.94%) Web Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Scala Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.07%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.25%) UI Designer
10 3 (2.44%) Web Content Developer
10 3 (2.44%) .NET Developer
11 2 (1.63%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (1.63%) C# Developer
11 2 (1.63%) Web Designer
11 2 (1.63%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (1.63%) Interface Designer
11 2 (1.63%) C# .NET Developer
12 1 (0.81%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (97.56%) HTML
2 47 (38.21%) HTML5
3 46 (37.40%) CSS3
4 39 (31.71%) Ajax
5 36 (29.27%) REST
5 36 (29.27%) JSON
6 23 (18.70%) RESTful
7 14 (11.38%) jQuery
8 13 (10.57%) .NET
9 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET
10 8 (6.50%) Mustache
10 8 (6.50%) Sass
11 6 (4.88%) Spring
12 5 (4.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (4.07%) AngularJS
12 5 (4.07%) XML
13 4 (3.25%) Web Services
14 3 (2.44%) Guice
14 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 38 (30.89%) User Experience
2 16 (13.01%) Visualisation
2 16 (13.01%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.50%) Graphic Design
4 7 (5.69%) Open Source
5 5 (4.07%) W3C
6 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.81%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.58%) Linux
2 27 (21.95%) UNIX
3 25 (20.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.46%) Web Design
3 34 (27.64%) Web Development
4 30 (24.39%) Rapid Prototyping
5 25 (20.33%) Configuration Management
6 24 (19.51%) Responsive Web Design
7 23 (18.70%) Automated Testing
8 19 (15.45%) Scrum
9 15 (12.20%) Mentoring
10 14 (11.38%) Customer Insight
11 13 (10.57%) Line Management
12 11 (8.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (8.94%) MVC
13 10 (8.13%) Usability Testing
14 9 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
15 5 (4.07%) TDD
16 3 (2.44%) OWASP
16 3 (2.44%) UX Design
16 3 (2.44%) Microservices
16 3 (2.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (43.90%) JavaScript
2 52 (42.28%) Java
3 39 (31.71%) Scala
4 34 (27.64%) Ruby
4 34 (27.64%) Python
5 33 (26.83%) C#
6 5 (4.07%) SQL
7 2 (1.63%) PHP
8 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (11.38%) Degree
2 9 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (6.50%) Adobe
2 7 (5.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.44%) Google
4 2 (1.63%) Lotus
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle
5 1 (0.81%) SAP
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