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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 42 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 61 33 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.30% 4.29% 4.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.50% 17.37% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 16
Median daily rate £400 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-31.50% +14.06%
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
249 190 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.65% 24.71% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 121 119
Median daily rate £338 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.92 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.51% +9.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -12 53 £425 +15.25% 18
Durham +4 5 £300 +6.66% 5
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for CSS.

1 143 (96.62%) HTML
2 112 (75.68%) JavaScript
3 78 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (44.59%) HTML5
5 59 (39.86%) jQuery
6 58 (39.19%) Java
7 44 (29.73%) MVC
8 40 (27.03%) C#
9 37 (25.00%) CSS3
9 37 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 36 (24.32%) .NET
11 34 (22.97%) Web Development
12 33 (22.30%) User Experience
13 29 (19.59%) SQL Server
14 28 (18.92%) ASP.NET
15 26 (17.57%) Spring
16 25 (16.89%) SQL
17 23 (15.54%) Node.js
18 22 (14.86%) Git (software)
18 22 (14.86%) CMS
19 21 (14.19%) TDD
19 21 (14.19%) JSON
20 20 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 18 (12.16%) Mobile App
21 18 (12.16%) D3.js
21 18 (12.16%) Tableau
21 18 (12.16%) Content Management
21 18 (12.16%) Oracle
22 17 (11.49%) Linux
22 17 (11.49%) Subversion

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (15.54%) Node.js
2 22 (14.86%) CMS
3 13 (8.78%) ArcGIS
4 12 (8.11%) IIS
5 11 (7.43%) SharePoint
6 10 (6.76%) Tomcat
7 8 (5.41%) Apache
8 3 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.35%) Confluence
9 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.35%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Magento
2 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.68%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (2.03%) GitHub
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.08%) HTTP
1 9 (6.08%) Internet
2 2 (1.35%) Intranet
2 2 (1.35%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.68%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.14%) GIS
3 12 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 12 (8.11%) MySQL
3 12 (8.11%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.08%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.41%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.73%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.68%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (14.86%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.49%) Subversion
3 12 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.05%) JUnit
5 5 (3.38%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.03%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.03%) Bower
6 3 (2.03%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.03%) Grunt
6 3 (2.03%) gulp
6 3 (2.03%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.03%) Mocha
7 2 (1.35%) JIRA
7 2 (1.35%) Maven
8 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.68%) Selenium
8 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 17 (11.49%) Finance
2 6 (4.05%) Publishing
3 2 (1.35%) Advertising
3 2 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 109 (73.65%) Developer
2 41 (27.70%) Java Developer
3 25 (16.89%) Web Developer
4 24 (16.22%) Designer
5 19 (12.84%) UX Designer
6 16 (10.81%) C# Developer
7 13 (8.78%) Architect
8 11 (7.43%) .NET Developer
8 11 (7.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (6.08%) Digital Designer
10 8 (5.41%) Applications Developer
10 8 (5.41%) Digital UX Designer
10 8 (5.41%) Enterprise Architect
10 8 (5.41%) Xamarin Developer
11 7 (4.73%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (4.73%) HTML CSS Developer
11 7 (4.73%) HTML Developer
11 7 (4.73%) Senior Developer
12 6 (4.05%) Software Developer
12 6 (4.05%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (96.62%) HTML
2 66 (44.59%) HTML5
3 59 (39.86%) jQuery
4 37 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 37 (25.00%) CSS3
5 36 (24.32%) .NET
6 28 (18.92%) ASP.NET
7 26 (17.57%) Spring
8 21 (14.19%) JSON
9 20 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (12.16%) D3.js
11 16 (10.81%) Hibernate
11 16 (10.81%) RESTful
11 16 (10.81%) XML
12 15 (10.14%) Ajax
13 14 (9.46%) Web Services
14 12 (8.11%) XHTML
15 10 (6.76%) JPA
16 8 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (5.41%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.30%) User Experience
2 18 (12.16%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.70%) Blog
5 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.35%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.68%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.49%) Linux
2 11 (7.43%) Mac OS X
2 11 (7.43%) Unix
3 1 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (29.73%) MVC
3 34 (22.97%) Web Development
4 21 (14.19%) TDD
5 18 (12.16%) Content Management
6 17 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 16 (10.81%) Scrum
7 16 (10.81%) Web Design
8 15 (10.14%) Front End Development
9 14 (9.46%) Open Source
10 13 (8.78%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (8.11%) Pair Programming
12 11 (7.43%) Analytics
13 9 (6.08%) Rapid Prototyping
14 8 (5.41%) Data Management
14 8 (5.41%) Microservices
14 8 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
15 7 (4.73%) Extreme Programming
15 7 (4.73%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 112 (75.68%) JavaScript
2 58 (39.19%) Java
3 40 (27.03%) C#
4 25 (16.89%) SQL
5 11 (7.43%) PHP
6 10 (6.76%) VB
7 9 (6.08%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.41%) Scala
9 6 (4.05%) Python
10 5 (3.38%) FQL
10 5 (3.38%) Ruby
11 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.68%) ABAP
12 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.68%) C++
12 1 (0.68%) Clojure
12 1 (0.68%) Groovy
12 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (7.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.73%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.68%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) Kibana
2 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (12.16%) Oracle
1 18 (12.16%) Tableau
2 9 (6.08%) Xamarin
3 6 (4.05%) ServiceNow
4 5 (3.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.03%) Adobe
5 3 (2.03%) OpenText
5 3 (2.03%) Twitter
5 3 (2.03%) Vignette
6 1 (0.68%) Google
6 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) Siebel
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