The table below looks at the statistics for CSS3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS3 over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CSS 3
Rank 83 55 69
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +14
Contract jobs citing CSS3 66 81 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.91% 2.94% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.02% 10.66% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 45 31
Average daily rate
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£275 £320 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £219 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £40.57 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +131.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £28.75 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -17.26%
CSS3
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
823 760 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.88% 27.62% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 420 349
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.45 £21.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.08 £47.80 £29.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

CSS3
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS3 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CSS3
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS3 across the North West region.

CSS3 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CSS3
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS3 across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

CSS3 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

CSS3
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 across the North West region.

CSS3 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

CSS3
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Manchester -26 32 £315 +5.00% 46
Lancashire -6 14 £200 -46.66% 8
Cheshire -18 13 £290 -3.33% 30
Merseyside -9 5 £225 -29.68% 8
Cumbria - - - -
CSS3
England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing CSS3 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 CSS3.

1 150 (100.00%) CSS
2 145 (96.67%) HTML
3 134 (89.33%) HTML5
4 129 (86.00%) JavaScript
5 71 (47.33%) jQuery
6 58 (38.67%) .NET
7 52 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (30.00%) MVC
9 34 (22.67%) C#
10 33 (22.00%) AngularJS
11 32 (21.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 30 (20.00%) XML
13 29 (19.33%) Ajax
14 28 (18.67%) ASP.NET
14 28 (18.67%) JSON
15 26 (17.33%) PHP
16 25 (16.67%) SQL Server
17 24 (16.00%) SQL
18 23 (15.33%) Sass
19 21 (14.00%) Web Services
19 21 (14.00%) Microsoft
20 20 (13.33%) Visual Studio
20 20 (13.33%) TDD
21 19 (12.67%) Web Design
21 19 (12.67%) OO
21 19 (12.67%) Apple iOS
22 18 (12.00%) Mobile App
22 18 (12.00%) iOS Development
23 17 (11.33%) Apache Cordova
23 17 (11.33%) PhoneGap

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing CSS3 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 CSS3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.67%) Umbraco
2 7 (4.67%) WordPress
2 7 (4.67%) CMS
3 6 (4.00%) Node.js
4 3 (2.00%) Liferay
5 2 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.33%) JBoss
5 2 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.33%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.67%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (0.67%) Drupal
6 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.67%) Apache
6 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (7.33%) Photoshop
2 7 (4.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.33%) Fireworks
3 5 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.33%) Internet
2 2 (1.33%) FTP
2 2 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.00%) MySQL
3 10 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 10 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.33%) SQLite
5 3 (2.00%) MS Access
5 3 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.33%) Big Data
6 2 (1.33%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.33%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.33%) Axure RP
2 8 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.67%) Subversion
4 5 (3.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (2.67%) Xcode
6 3 (2.00%) Grunt
6 3 (2.00%) QUnit
6 3 (2.00%) JIRA
6 3 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.00%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.33%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.33%) Trac
7 2 (1.33%) Sinon.JS
7 2 (1.33%) Hudson
8 1 (0.67%) Moq
8 1 (0.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.67%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.67%) MSTest
General
1 11 (7.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.33%) Finance
3 5 (3.33%) Retail
4 3 (2.00%) Games
4 3 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.00%) Local Government
5 1 (0.67%) Marketing
5 1 (0.67%) Legal
5 1 (0.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 103 (68.67%) Developer
2 31 (20.67%) Front-End Developer
3 27 (18.00%) Web Developer
4 21 (14.00%) Designer
5 16 (10.67%) UI Designer
6 12 (8.00%) iOS Developer
7 11 (7.33%) Architect
7 11 (7.33%) .NET Developer
8 10 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
9 9 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (4.67%) Interface Designer
10 7 (4.67%) PHP Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Technical Architect
12 5 (3.33%) Android Developer
12 5 (3.33%) Web Designer
12 5 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (2.67%) Magento Developer
14 3 (2.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 3 (2.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (100.00%) CSS
2 145 (96.67%) HTML
3 134 (89.33%) HTML5
4 71 (47.33%) jQuery
5 58 (38.67%) .NET
6 33 (22.00%) AngularJS
7 32 (21.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 30 (20.00%) XML
9 29 (19.33%) Ajax
10 28 (18.67%) ASP.NET
10 28 (18.67%) JSON
11 23 (15.33%) Sass
12 21 (14.00%) Web Services
13 17 (11.33%) Apache Cordova
13 17 (11.33%) PhoneGap
14 16 (10.67%) .NET Framework
14 16 (10.67%) XHTML
15 15 (10.00%) XSLT
16 11 (7.33%) Classic ASP
17 10 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 14 (9.33%) Open Source
3 10 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.67%) User Experience
4 9 (6.00%) Web 2.0
5 8 (5.33%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.67%) NHS
6 7 (4.67%) Algorithms
7 6 (4.00%) Data Structures
8 5 (3.33%) W3C
9 4 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.67%) Informatics
10 2 (1.33%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (1.33%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.33%) Freedom of Information Act
10 2 (1.33%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.67%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.67%) DTV
11 1 (0.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.67%) Apple iOS
2 12 (8.00%) Windows
2 12 (8.00%) Android
3 11 (7.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (30.00%) MVC
3 20 (13.33%) TDD
4 19 (12.67%) Web Design
4 19 (12.67%) OO
5 18 (12.00%) iOS Development
6 15 (10.00%) Scrum
7 14 (9.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (8.00%) SOA
9 11 (7.33%) Web Development
10 9 (6.00%) BDD
11 8 (5.33%) Unit Testing
12 7 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.67%) Software Engineering
13 6 (4.00%) Mentoring
14 5 (3.33%) Memory Management
14 5 (3.33%) Refactoring
14 5 (3.33%) Kanban
14 5 (3.33%) Configuration Management
14 5 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 129 (86.00%) JavaScript
2 34 (22.67%) C#
3 26 (17.33%) PHP
4 24 (16.00%) SQL
5 14 (9.33%) XPath
6 13 (8.67%) Java
7 10 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 8 (5.33%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.33%) Objective-C
9 5 (3.33%) Ruby
10 4 (2.67%) VBScript
11 3 (2.00%) VB
12 2 (1.33%) Scala
13 1 (0.67%) Python
13 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (7.33%) Degree
2 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.67%) Oracle
3 7 (4.67%) Adobe
4 5 (3.33%) Appcelerator
4 5 (3.33%) Kony
5 4 (2.67%) Google
5 4 (2.67%) Twitter
6 3 (2.00%) Citrix
7 2 (1.33%) Facebook
8 1 (0.67%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.67%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.67%) Zend
8 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.67%) SAP
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