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 29 September 2014 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 11 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 82 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 11.16% 3.83% 4.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.19% 19.12% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 6 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £321 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.73% -5.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
233 68 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 31.70% 20.06% 24.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 34 50
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £380 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +166.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 September 2014.

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 29 September 2014. 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 +4 72 £375 +16.73% 54
Durham -1 4 £238 - 4
Cleveland - - - -
Teesside - - - -
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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.

1 104 (99.05%) HTML
2 64 (60.95%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 53 (50.48%) HTML5
5 49 (46.67%) CSS3
6 48 (45.71%) Java
7 36 (34.29%) REST
8 32 (30.48%) Ajax
9 31 (29.52%) Scala
10 29 (27.62%) JSON
11 28 (26.67%) C#
11 28 (26.67%) Python
12 26 (24.76%) Ruby
13 25 (23.81%) jQuery
13 25 (23.81%) .NET
14 22 (20.95%) Web Design
15 20 (19.05%) Web Development
15 20 (19.05%) ASP.NET
16 19 (18.10%) Configuration Management
16 19 (18.10%) Automated Testing
16 19 (18.10%) Git (software)
16 19 (18.10%) User Experience
17 18 (17.14%) RESTful
17 18 (17.14%) Rapid Prototyping
17 18 (17.14%) Subversion
18 16 (15.24%) Spring
18 16 (15.24%) Linux
19 15 (14.29%) Scrum
20 14 (13.33%) Mac OS X
20 14 (13.33%) UNIX

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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 (10.48%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (7.62%) CMS
4 7 (6.67%) Apache
5 4 (3.81%) WordPress
6 3 (2.86%) Drupal
6 3 (2.86%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.90%) IIS
7 2 (1.90%) Mule
7 2 (1.90%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.95%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.95%) Kentico
8 1 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.95%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) MS Office
1 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Office 365
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.48%) HTTP
2 3 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.90%) MySQL
3 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (18.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (17.14%) Subversion
3 10 (9.52%) JUnit
3 10 (9.52%) Maven
4 9 (8.57%) Visual Studio
4 9 (8.57%) Eclipse
5 8 (7.62%) Hudson
6 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.95%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 5 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (1.90%) Marketing
3 1 (0.95%) Banking
3 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.95%) Law
3 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.95%) Publishing
3 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (80.00%) Developer
2 15 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 15 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.38%) Web Developer
4 12 (11.43%) UX Designer
4 12 (11.43%) Designer
4 12 (11.43%) Front-End Developer
5 11 (10.48%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (2.86%) Scala Developer
7 3 (2.86%) Web Content Developer
7 3 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (2.86%) Lead Developer
8 2 (1.90%) Software Engineer
8 2 (1.90%) Python Developer
8 2 (1.90%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (1.90%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (1.90%) Applications Developer
9 1 (0.95%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (99.05%) HTML
2 53 (50.48%) HTML5
3 49 (46.67%) CSS3
4 36 (34.29%) REST
5 32 (30.48%) Ajax
6 29 (27.62%) JSON
7 25 (23.81%) jQuery
7 25 (23.81%) .NET
8 20 (19.05%) ASP.NET
9 18 (17.14%) RESTful
10 16 (15.24%) Spring
11 8 (7.62%) JMS
11 8 (7.62%) JPA
11 8 (7.62%) Apache CXF
12 6 (5.71%) XML
12 6 (5.71%) Java EE
13 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (3.81%) Web Services
14 4 (3.81%) Backbone.js
14 4 (3.81%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) User Experience
2 13 (12.38%) Visualisation
3 8 (7.62%) GIS
4 6 (5.71%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.81%) Open Source
6 3 (2.86%) W3C
7 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.24%) Linux
2 14 (13.33%) Mac OS X
2 14 (13.33%) UNIX
3 2 (1.90%) Android
3 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (60.95%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.95%) Web Design
3 20 (19.05%) Web Development
4 19 (18.10%) Configuration Management
4 19 (18.10%) Automated Testing
5 18 (17.14%) Rapid Prototyping
6 15 (14.29%) Scrum
7 13 (12.38%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (11.43%) Line Management
8 12 (11.43%) Mentoring
9 11 (10.48%) MVC
10 10 (9.52%) TDD
10 10 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (8.57%) Unit Testing
12 7 (6.67%) Usability Testing
13 5 (4.76%) Customer Insight
13 5 (4.76%) Release Management
14 4 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
15 3 (2.86%) Content Management
15 3 (2.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 60 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 48 (45.71%) Java
3 31 (29.52%) Scala
4 28 (26.67%) C#
4 28 (26.67%) Python
5 26 (24.76%) Ruby
6 5 (4.76%) SQL
7 3 (2.86%) PHP
8 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (7.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) JBoss
2 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle
4 3 (2.86%) Lotus
5 2 (1.90%) Adobe
5 2 (1.90%) WSO2
6 1 (0.95%) Twitter
6 1 (0.95%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.95%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.95%) Open Text
6 1 (0.95%) RedDot
6 1 (0.95%) SAP
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