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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 57 16 31
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +15
Contract jobs citing CSS 64 78 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.23% 8.41% 4.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.19% 31.08% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 54 18
Median daily rate £400 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +5.71%
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
302 251 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.97% 27.05% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 152 74
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 6 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.36% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 26 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

CSS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 July 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 -45 58 £400 +4.57% 24
Durham -2 3 £315 -3.07% 4
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 116 (88.55%) HTML
2 103 (78.63%) JavaScript
3 78 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (46.56%) HTML5
5 52 (39.69%) AngularJS
6 50 (38.17%) Java
7 46 (35.11%) MVC
8 45 (34.35%) .NET
9 42 (32.06%) Git (software)
10 39 (29.77%) Node.js
11 38 (29.01%) CSS3
12 37 (28.24%) Web Development
12 37 (28.24%) jQuery
12 37 (28.24%) C#
13 35 (26.72%) TDD
14 34 (25.95%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (24.43%) ASP.NET
15 32 (24.43%) User Experience
16 23 (17.56%) Software Engineering
16 23 (17.56%) SQL Server
17 20 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (14.50%) Front End Development
18 19 (14.50%) Express
19 18 (13.74%) BDD
19 18 (13.74%) Web Services
19 18 (13.74%) Microservices
20 17 (12.98%) Data Management
21 16 (12.21%) RESTful
21 16 (12.21%) SQL
21 16 (12.21%) EJS

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 14 (10.69%) CMS
2 13 (9.92%) IIS
3 8 (6.11%) ArcGIS
4 6 (4.58%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.82%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.29%) Confluence
6 3 (2.29%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.29%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.53%) Apache
7 2 (1.53%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.53%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.76%) nginx
8 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.76%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.76%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.82%) GitHub
3 3 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.40%) Internet
2 6 (4.58%) HTTP
3 1 (0.76%) DNS
3 1 (0.76%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.76%) Network Security
3 1 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.87%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.11%) GIS
4 7 (5.34%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.05%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.29%) MySQL
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.53%) Big Data
8 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.76%) Redis
9 1 (0.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 42 (32.06%) Git (software)
2 16 (12.21%) gulp
3 15 (11.45%) Subversion
4 14 (10.69%) GitLab
5 13 (9.92%) Jenkins
6 12 (9.16%) Protractor
6 12 (9.16%) Visual Studio
7 11 (8.40%) Grunt
8 9 (6.87%) Maven
9 7 (5.34%) webpack
10 6 (4.58%) JIRA
11 5 (3.82%) Jasmine
11 5 (3.82%) JUnit
11 5 (3.82%) Mercurial
11 5 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (3.05%) Bower
13 3 (2.29%) Bitbucket
13 3 (2.29%) Cucumber
13 3 (2.29%) Mocha
13 3 (2.29%) Selenium
General
1 15 (11.45%) Finance
2 3 (2.29%) Publishing
3 2 (1.53%) Advertising
3 2 (1.53%) Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 99 (75.57%) Developer
2 25 (19.08%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.27%) Web Developer
4 19 (14.50%) Designer
5 17 (12.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 16 (12.21%) JavaScript Developer
6 16 (12.21%) UX Designer
7 15 (11.45%) C# Developer
8 13 (9.92%) .NET Developer
9 11 (8.40%) Senior Developer
10 9 (6.87%) Digital Designer
11 8 (6.11%) Digital UX Designer
11 8 (6.11%) Software Engineer
11 8 (6.11%) Xamarin Developer
12 7 (5.34%) Angular Developer
12 7 (5.34%) HTML CSS Developer
12 7 (5.34%) HTML Developer
12 7 (5.34%) Scala Developer
12 7 (5.34%) Senior Java Developer
13 5 (3.82%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (88.55%) HTML
2 61 (46.56%) HTML5
3 52 (39.69%) AngularJS
4 45 (34.35%) .NET
5 39 (29.77%) Node.js
6 38 (29.01%) CSS3
7 37 (28.24%) jQuery
8 32 (24.43%) ASP.NET
9 19 (14.50%) Express
10 18 (13.74%) Web Services
11 16 (12.21%) EJS
11 16 (12.21%) RESTful
12 14 (10.69%) Ajax
12 14 (10.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (10.69%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (10.69%) D3.js
12 14 (10.69%) Spring
13 12 (9.16%) .NET Framework
14 11 (8.40%) JSON
15 10 (7.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.43%) User Experience
2 20 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.16%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.53%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.76%) NHS
6 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.16%) Linux
2 8 (6.11%) Mac OS X
2 8 (6.11%) Unix
3 7 (5.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (35.11%) MVC
3 37 (28.24%) Web Development
4 35 (26.72%) TDD
5 34 (25.95%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (17.56%) Software Engineering
7 19 (14.50%) Front End Development
8 18 (13.74%) BDD
8 18 (13.74%) Microservices
9 17 (12.98%) Data Management
10 15 (11.45%) Unit Testing
11 14 (10.69%) Scrum
11 14 (10.69%) Web Design
12 13 (9.92%) Asynchronous Programming
13 12 (9.16%) OO
13 12 (9.16%) Open Source
13 12 (9.16%) Test Scripting
14 10 (7.63%) Configuration Management
14 10 (7.63%) Content Management
14 10 (7.63%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 103 (78.63%) JavaScript
2 50 (38.17%) Java
3 37 (28.24%) C#
4 16 (12.21%) SQL
5 13 (9.92%) Scala
6 11 (8.40%) VB
7 6 (4.58%) Python
8 5 (3.82%) Clojure
8 5 (3.82%) FQL
8 5 (3.82%) Groovy
8 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.05%) PHP
9 4 (3.05%) Ruby
10 3 (2.29%) ES6
10 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.29%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.53%) C++
11 2 (1.53%) Go
12 1 (0.76%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 10 (7.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (3.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (3.82%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.53%) Docker
3 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.76%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (3.82%) Kibana
2 3 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.29%) Puppet
3 2 (1.53%) Ansible
3 2 (1.53%) logstash
3 2 (1.53%) Salt
4 1 (0.76%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (9.16%) Oracle
2 10 (7.63%) Tableau
3 9 (6.87%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.82%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.53%) Google
5 2 (1.53%) SAP
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe
6 1 (0.76%) New Relic
6 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.76%) Siebel
6 1 (0.76%) Spiceworks
6 1 (0.76%) Twitter
6 1 (0.76%) VMware