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 28 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 32 22
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Contract jobs citing CSS 81 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 8.60% 4.65% 3.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.89% 18.80% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 19 6
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +5.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £299
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
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
254 133 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 26.96% 24.72% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 83 32
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £365 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 14
Average hourly rate £16.16 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.11% +10.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +12 64 £380 +26.66% 33
Durham +2 14 £325 +4.83% 5
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 112 (99.12%) HTML
2 55 (48.67%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (46.90%) JavaScript
4 51 (45.13%) jQuery
5 41 (36.28%) User Experience
6 37 (32.74%) Mobile App
7 34 (30.09%) .NET
7 34 (30.09%) Rapid Prototyping
8 32 (28.32%) C#
9 30 (26.55%) Degree
10 29 (25.66%) MVC
11 24 (21.24%) SQL Server
11 24 (21.24%) AngularJS
12 23 (20.35%) Web Design
13 21 (18.58%) ASP.NET
14 20 (17.70%) Java
14 20 (17.70%) HTML5
15 18 (15.93%) Customer Insight
15 18 (15.93%) .NET Framework
16 17 (15.04%) Entity Framework
17 15 (13.27%) Backbone.js
18 14 (12.39%) TDD
18 14 (12.39%) XML
19 13 (11.50%) KnockoutJS
20 12 (10.62%) CSS3
21 11 (9.73%) Web Services
21 11 (9.73%) Scrum
21 11 (9.73%) Ajax
21 11 (9.73%) Web Development
21 11 (9.73%) ASP.NET MVC

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (4.42%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.54%) CMS
3 3 (2.65%) JBoss
3 3 (2.65%) Apache
4 2 (1.77%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.77%) Node.js
5 1 (0.88%) WordPress
5 1 (0.88%) nginx
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.88%) Zope
5 1 (0.88%) Plone
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.88%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.65%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) DNS
2 1 (0.88%) SSL
2 1 (0.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.19%) MySQL
3 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.88%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 10 (8.85%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.19%) Subversion
3 4 (3.54%) JUnit
3 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.65%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.77%) Hudson
5 2 (1.77%) Maven
6 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.88%) RSpec
6 1 (0.88%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (5.31%) Finance
2 2 (1.77%) Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (57.52%) Developer
2 38 (33.63%) Designer
3 37 (32.74%) UX Designer
4 17 (15.04%) Front-End Developer
5 13 (11.50%) .NET Developer
6 12 (10.62%) Java Developer
6 12 (10.62%) Web Developer
7 7 (6.19%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.31%) Front-End Web Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Scala Developer
10 4 (3.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (2.65%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (2.65%) PHP Developer
12 2 (1.77%) Senior Developer
12 2 (1.77%) Technical Architect
12 2 (1.77%) Software Developer
12 2 (1.77%) Architect
13 1 (0.88%) Administrator
13 1 (0.88%) Systems Administrator
13 1 (0.88%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (99.12%) HTML
2 51 (45.13%) jQuery
3 34 (30.09%) .NET
4 24 (21.24%) AngularJS
5 21 (18.58%) ASP.NET
6 20 (17.70%) HTML5
7 18 (15.93%) .NET Framework
8 17 (15.04%) Entity Framework
9 15 (13.27%) Backbone.js
10 14 (12.39%) XML
11 13 (11.50%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (10.62%) CSS3
13 11 (9.73%) Web Services
13 11 (9.73%) Ajax
13 11 (9.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (8.85%) Spring
14 10 (8.85%) LESS
15 8 (7.08%) JSON
16 6 (5.31%) JPA
16 6 (5.31%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 41 (36.28%) User Experience
2 37 (32.74%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.85%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.54%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.77%) GIS
6 2 (1.77%) Social Media
7 1 (0.88%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.08%) Linux
2 6 (5.31%) Mac OS X
2 6 (5.31%) UNIX
3 4 (3.54%) Windows
4 3 (2.65%) Android
5 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (48.67%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (30.09%) Rapid Prototyping
3 29 (25.66%) MVC
4 23 (20.35%) Web Design
5 18 (15.93%) Customer Insight
6 14 (12.39%) TDD
7 11 (9.73%) Scrum
7 11 (9.73%) Web Development
8 10 (8.85%) MVVM
9 9 (7.96%) OO
10 8 (7.08%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (6.19%) Web Application Development
11 7 (6.19%) Configuration Management
12 6 (5.31%) OOP
13 5 (4.42%) E-Commerce
14 3 (2.65%) SOA
14 3 (2.65%) SDLC
15 2 (1.77%) Mentoring
15 2 (1.77%) Mobile Application Development
15 2 (1.77%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (46.90%) JavaScript
2 32 (28.32%) C#
3 20 (17.70%) Java
4 8 (7.08%) Ruby
5 7 (6.19%) Scala
5 7 (6.19%) SQL
6 6 (5.31%) PHP
6 6 (5.31%) Python
7 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.77%) VB
8 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.88%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.88%) Perl
8 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.88%) XPath
8 1 (0.88%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (26.55%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) MCP
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) qmail
1 1 (0.88%) Postfix
1 1 (0.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.88%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.88%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) systemd
2 1 (0.88%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (8.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.42%) Oracle
3 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.88%) Zend
4 1 (0.88%) IBM
4 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
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