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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS3 over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CSS 3
Rank 60 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -8
Contract jobs citing CSS3 119 65 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.04% 1.76% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.75% 7.82% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 39 31
Median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £261 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £28.93 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-68.89% -1.93%
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
933 831 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.83% 22.56% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 531 407
Median daily rate £399 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.40% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 5
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +30.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

CSS3
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing CSS3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 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
Manchester +7 72 £400 +23.07% 47
Cheshire +6 33 £500 +24.92% 15
Lancashire - 8 £399 - 9
Merseyside -2 4 £173 -46.92% 2
CSS3
England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 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 West region with a requirement for CSS3.

1 221 (100.00%) HTML
1 221 (100.00%) CSS
2 216 (97.74%) HTML5
3 186 (84.16%) JavaScript
4 98 (44.34%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (33.94%) AngularJS
6 68 (30.77%) Web Development
7 67 (30.32%) Front End Development
8 64 (28.96%) Java
9 54 (24.43%) jQuery
10 53 (23.98%) MVC
10 53 (23.98%) User Experience
11 52 (23.53%) .NET
12 45 (20.36%) XML
13 44 (19.91%) C#
13 44 (19.91%) TDD
14 40 (18.10%) Git (software)
15 36 (16.29%) Scrum
16 35 (15.84%) SOA
17 33 (14.93%) OO
18 31 (14.03%) Middleware
19 30 (13.57%) JSON
20 29 (13.12%) Linux
20 29 (13.12%) Node.js
21 28 (12.67%) Sass
22 27 (12.22%) J2EE
22 27 (12.22%) MySQL
22 27 (12.22%) HTTP
22 27 (12.22%) E-Commerce
22 27 (12.22%) REST

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 29 (13.12%) Node.js
2 24 (10.86%) Apache
2 24 (10.86%) JBoss
3 20 (9.05%) Tomcat
4 18 (8.14%) CMS
5 11 (4.98%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.81%) Confluence
6 4 (1.81%) Drupal
7 3 (1.36%) ArcGIS
7 3 (1.36%) GeoServer
7 3 (1.36%) IIS
8 2 (0.90%) nginx
8 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.45%) DNN
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.36%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.52%) Magento
2 3 (1.36%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.45%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.88%) GitHub
2 8 (3.62%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (0.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.22%) HTTP
2 6 (2.71%) Network Security
3 4 (1.81%) Internet
4 1 (0.45%) DNS
4 1 (0.45%) Intranet
4 1 (0.45%) Skype
4 1 (0.45%) SMTP
4 1 (0.45%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.22%) MySQL
2 20 (9.05%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (5.43%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.07%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.07%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.81%) Redis
5 4 (1.81%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.36%) GIS
7 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 40 (18.10%) Git (software)
2 26 (11.76%) Mercurial
3 18 (8.14%) Subversion
4 13 (5.88%) Grunt
5 11 (4.98%) SpecFlow
6 10 (4.52%) Jenkins
6 10 (4.52%) Visual Studio
7 8 (3.62%) Jasmine
7 8 (3.62%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (3.17%) JIRA
9 6 (2.71%) gulp
10 5 (2.26%) Selenium
11 4 (1.81%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.36%) Ant
12 3 (1.36%) Gradle
12 3 (1.36%) Maven
12 3 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.90%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.90%) Hudson
13 2 (0.90%) NUnit
General
1 22 (9.95%) Banking
2 11 (4.98%) Finance
3 4 (1.81%) Local Government
3 4 (1.81%) Marketing
4 3 (1.36%) Advertising
4 3 (1.36%) Electronics
5 2 (0.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.45%) Games
6 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.45%) Publishing
6 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 195 (88.24%) Developer
2 56 (25.34%) JavaScript Developer
3 55 (24.89%) HTML Developer
4 52 (23.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 44 (19.91%) HTML CSS Developer
6 28 (12.67%) Java Developer
6 28 (12.67%) Web Developer
7 27 (12.22%) UI Developer
8 22 (9.95%) .NET Developer
8 22 (9.95%) Senior Developer
9 21 (9.50%) Angular Developer
10 19 (8.60%) Agile Developer
11 18 (8.14%) C# Developer
12 15 (6.79%) Lead Developer
12 15 (6.79%) Senior Java Developer
13 14 (6.33%) Architect
13 14 (6.33%) Node.js Developer
14 13 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
14 13 (5.88%) CSS Developer
14 13 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (100.00%) CSS
1 221 (100.00%) HTML
2 216 (97.74%) HTML5
3 75 (33.94%) AngularJS
4 54 (24.43%) jQuery
5 52 (23.53%) .NET
6 45 (20.36%) XML
7 31 (14.03%) Middleware
8 30 (13.57%) JSON
9 28 (12.67%) Sass
10 27 (12.22%) J2EE
10 27 (12.22%) REST
11 23 (10.41%) SOAP
12 22 (9.95%) ASP.NET
12 22 (9.95%) JDBC
13 21 (9.50%) React
13 21 (9.50%) RESTful
13 21 (9.50%) Web Services
14 20 (9.05%) ActiveMQ
14 20 (9.05%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 53 (23.98%) User Experience
2 25 (11.31%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.98%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.62%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.17%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.81%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (1.81%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.36%) iPad
7 3 (1.36%) NHS
7 3 (1.36%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.36%) Web 2.0
8 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.45%) Animation
9 1 (0.45%) FMCG
9 1 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.12%) Linux
2 8 (3.62%) Windows
3 4 (1.81%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (1.36%) Android
4 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.90%) Unix
5 2 (0.90%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (44.34%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (30.77%) Web Development
3 67 (30.32%) Front End Development
4 53 (23.98%) MVC
5 44 (19.91%) TDD
6 36 (16.29%) Scrum
7 35 (15.84%) SOA
8 33 (14.93%) OO
9 27 (12.22%) E-Commerce
9 27 (12.22%) Responsive Web Design
10 25 (11.31%) Open Source
11 24 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (10.86%) SEO
12 20 (9.05%) E-business
12 20 (9.05%) High Availability
13 19 (8.60%) Web Design
14 18 (8.14%) Microservices
15 17 (7.69%) BDD
16 16 (7.24%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 16 (7.24%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 186 (84.16%) JavaScript
2 64 (28.96%) Java
3 44 (19.91%) C#
4 25 (11.31%) C++
5 24 (10.86%) PHP
6 22 (9.95%) C
7 13 (5.88%) XPath
8 12 (5.43%) Scala
9 11 (4.98%) Clojure
9 11 (4.98%) Groovy
10 7 (3.17%) Go
10 7 (3.17%) SQL
11 6 (2.71%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.26%) Python
12 5 (2.26%) VB
13 4 (1.81%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.81%) XAML
14 2 (0.90%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.90%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.90%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 9 (4.07%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.62%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (3.17%) Degree
4 3 (1.36%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.90%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.90%) PhD
6 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.98%) WCAG
2 5 (2.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.45%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (10.86%) Oracle
2 23 (10.41%) IBM
3 14 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.43%) EPiServer
4 12 (5.43%) Google
5 11 (4.98%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.26%) Adobe
6 5 (2.26%) Capita
6 5 (2.26%) Zend
7 4 (1.81%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.36%) ESRI
8 3 (1.36%) Perforce
9 1 (0.45%) ATG
9 1 (0.45%) Facebook
9 1 (0.45%) hybris
9 1 (0.45%) Twitter
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