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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 33 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 31 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.99% 4.79% 5.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.66% 20.90% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £274
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 £32.54 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.86% -4.28%
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
198 134 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.52% 22.91% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 89 29
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £520 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £16.16 £36.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.11% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.68 £14.50 £11.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.08 £36.00 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -9 23 £363 +45.00% 28
Durham -5 6 £281 +8.17% 6
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 70 (98.59%) HTML
2 44 (61.97%) JavaScript
3 35 (49.30%) jQuery
4 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (26.76%) MVC
5 19 (26.76%) Java
5 19 (26.76%) AngularJS
6 18 (25.35%) User Experience
7 16 (22.54%) HTML5
7 16 (22.54%) .NET
8 15 (21.13%) Mobile App
9 14 (19.72%) Rapid Prototyping
9 14 (19.72%) C#
10 13 (18.31%) XML
10 13 (18.31%) Degree
10 13 (18.31%) Customer Insight
11 12 (16.90%) Web Development
12 11 (15.49%) Spring
12 11 (15.49%) Node.js
12 11 (15.49%) Sass
13 10 (14.08%) Mustache
13 10 (14.08%) Backbone.js
13 10 (14.08%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (14.08%) Git (software)
14 9 (12.68%) HTTP
14 9 (12.68%) UNIX
14 9 (12.68%) Linux
14 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
14 9 (12.68%) CSS3
14 9 (12.68%) Web Design

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (15.49%) Node.js
2 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.23%) JBoss
4 2 (2.82%) Apache
4 2 (2.82%) CMS
4 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.41%) WordPress
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.82%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.04%) MySQL
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.27%) Subversion
3 4 (5.63%) JUnit
4 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.82%) Maven
4 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.82%) Hudson
5 1 (1.41%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.41%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (70.42%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) Front-End Developer
3 17 (23.94%) Designer
4 15 (21.13%) UX Designer
5 10 (14.08%) Web Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.45%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.04%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.23%) UI Designer
9 3 (4.23%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (1.41%) Consultant
11 1 (1.41%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.41%) Interface Designer
11 1 (1.41%) .NET Web Developer
11 1 (1.41%) C# Web Developer
11 1 (1.41%) Senior PHP Developer
11 1 (1.41%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (98.59%) HTML
2 35 (49.30%) jQuery
3 19 (26.76%) AngularJS
4 16 (22.54%) HTML5
4 16 (22.54%) .NET
5 13 (18.31%) XML
6 11 (15.49%) Spring
6 11 (15.49%) Sass
7 10 (14.08%) Backbone.js
7 10 (14.08%) Mustache
8 9 (12.68%) CSS3
9 8 (11.27%) JPA
9 8 (11.27%) JSON
9 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET
10 7 (9.86%) Ajax
10 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
10 7 (9.86%) Hibernate
10 7 (9.86%) Entity Framework
10 7 (9.86%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (7.04%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) User Experience
2 15 (21.13%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.04%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.82%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) UNIX
1 9 (12.68%) Linux
2 7 (9.86%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.82%) Android
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.76%) MVC
3 14 (19.72%) Rapid Prototyping
4 13 (18.31%) Customer Insight
5 12 (16.90%) Web Development
6 10 (14.08%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (12.68%) TDD
7 9 (12.68%) Web Design
8 8 (11.27%) OO
8 8 (11.27%) Web Application Development
9 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
9 7 (9.86%) Scrum
10 6 (8.45%) OOP
11 5 (7.04%) MVVM
12 4 (5.63%) SOA
13 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
13 3 (4.23%) BDD
13 3 (4.23%) SDLC
14 2 (2.82%) Android Development
14 2 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.97%) JavaScript
2 19 (26.76%) Java
3 14 (19.72%) C#
4 4 (5.63%) PHP
5 2 (2.82%) SQL
6 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (18.31%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) MCP
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) IBM
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