The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 31 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 32 33 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.37% 5.17% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.98% 20.12% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 8
Average daily rate
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£310 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £248 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £283 £282
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 £35.75 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.71% -8.57%
CSS
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
178 164 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.28% 25.71% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 120 33
Average daily rate £300 £260 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £448 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £15.68 £14.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -55.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £14.50 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.01 £34.00 £38.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

CSS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
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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
Tyne and Wear +5 28 £325 +30.00% 26
Durham -3 2 £281 +15.97% 2
Northumberland - 1 £300 - 1
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 78 (95.12%) HTML
2 49 (59.76%) JavaScript
3 37 (45.12%) jQuery
4 33 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (26.83%) User Experience
6 19 (23.17%) Java
7 17 (20.73%) .NET
7 17 (20.73%) HTML5
8 16 (19.51%) Rapid Prototyping
8 16 (19.51%) MVC
9 15 (18.29%) AngularJS
10 14 (17.07%) Mobile App
10 14 (17.07%) C#
10 14 (17.07%) XML
11 13 (15.85%) Ajax
12 12 (14.63%) Web Development
12 12 (14.63%) Degree
12 12 (14.63%) ASP.NET
12 12 (14.63%) CSS3
12 12 (14.63%) Customer Insight
12 12 (14.63%) Web Application Development
13 11 (13.41%) Sass
13 11 (13.41%) Node.js
13 11 (13.41%) Linux
13 11 (13.41%) HTTP
13 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
13 11 (13.41%) Web Design
14 10 (12.20%) Subversion
14 10 (12.20%) Spring
14 10 (12.20%) JSON

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (13.41%) Node.js
2 6 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.44%) CMS
4 2 (2.44%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.44%) WordPress
4 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.22%) Confluence
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.22%) JBoss
5 1 (1.22%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Photoshop
2 8 (9.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.44%) MS Office
4 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
1 8 (9.76%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.44%) MySQL
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.20%) Subversion
3 7 (8.54%) Axure RP
4 5 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.88%) JUnit
6 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.22%) Maven
7 1 (1.22%) JIRA
7 1 (1.22%) Hudson
7 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (2.44%) Electronics
1 2 (2.44%) Finance
1 2 (2.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 48 (58.54%) Developer
2 26 (31.71%) Designer
3 22 (26.83%) Front-End Developer
4 19 (23.17%) UX Designer
5 9 (10.98%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Web Developer
6 7 (8.54%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.32%) UI Designer
8 3 (3.66%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (3.66%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.66%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.44%) Interface Designer
9 2 (2.44%) Web Designer
10 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.22%) PHP Developer
10 1 (1.22%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (1.22%) C# Web Developer
10 1 (1.22%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (1.22%) .NET Programmer
10 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (95.12%) HTML
2 37 (45.12%) jQuery
3 17 (20.73%) HTML5
3 17 (20.73%) .NET
4 15 (18.29%) AngularJS
5 14 (17.07%) XML
6 13 (15.85%) Ajax
7 12 (14.63%) ASP.NET
7 12 (14.63%) CSS3
8 11 (13.41%) Sass
9 10 (12.20%) Mustache
9 10 (12.20%) Spring
9 10 (12.20%) JSON
10 7 (8.54%) JPA
11 6 (7.32%) Backbone.js
11 6 (7.32%) Hibernate
11 6 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (6.10%) Web Services
13 4 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) User Experience
2 14 (17.07%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.32%) Graphic Design
5 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.44%) W3C
7 1 (1.22%) GIS
7 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.22%) Open Source
7 1 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Linux
2 10 (12.20%) UNIX
3 8 (9.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.51%) MVC
2 16 (19.51%) Rapid Prototyping
3 12 (14.63%) Web Development
3 12 (14.63%) Customer Insight
3 12 (14.63%) Web Application Development
4 11 (13.41%) Web Design
5 10 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (10.98%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.32%) OO
7 6 (7.32%) TDD
8 3 (3.66%) Content Management
8 3 (3.66%) SOA
8 3 (3.66%) Usability Testing
9 2 (2.44%) UX Design
9 2 (2.44%) BDD
9 2 (2.44%) Scrum
9 2 (2.44%) Project Management
9 2 (2.44%) Service Management
9 2 (2.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 49 (59.76%) JavaScript
2 19 (23.17%) Java
3 14 (17.07%) C#
4 5 (6.10%) VB.NET
4 5 (6.10%) SQL
5 2 (2.44%) Python
5 2 (2.44%) Ruby
5 2 (2.44%) Scala
5 2 (2.44%) PHP
6 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.32%) Adobe
2 6 (7.32%) Oracle
3 1 (1.22%) Google
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