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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CSS 3
Rank 85 62 75
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Contract jobs citing CSS3 64 76 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.77% 2.68% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.80% 9.87% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 42 26
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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 £17.86 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.05% -21.42%
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
820 770 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.73% 27.17% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 429 332
Average daily rate £350 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +95.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.45 £22.20 £10.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £103.00 £160.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 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 27 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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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 -14 36 £325 +16.07% 43
Cheshire -11 17 £345 -10.96% 34
Lancashire -9 5 £238 -47.22% 6
Merseyside -13 4 £225 -29.68% 15
Cumbria - - - -
CSS3
England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 152 (100.00%) CSS
2 144 (94.74%) HTML
3 133 (87.50%) HTML5
4 126 (82.89%) JavaScript
5 71 (46.71%) jQuery
6 59 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (34.87%) .NET
8 43 (28.29%) MVC
9 36 (23.68%) C#
10 33 (21.71%) AngularJS
11 29 (19.08%) XML
12 28 (18.42%) ASP.NET
12 28 (18.42%) SQL Server
12 28 (18.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 28 (18.42%) JSON
13 25 (16.45%) PHP
14 24 (15.79%) Web Services
14 24 (15.79%) Ajax
14 24 (15.79%) Apple iOS
15 22 (14.47%) iOS Development
15 22 (14.47%) TDD
15 22 (14.47%) Microsoft
16 21 (13.82%) SQL
17 20 (13.16%) Web Design
17 20 (13.16%) Mobile App
18 19 (12.50%) Scrum
18 19 (12.50%) Visual Studio
19 18 (11.84%) Android
19 18 (11.84%) Sass
20 17 (11.18%) Apache Cordova

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (6.58%) Umbraco
2 8 (5.26%) CMS
3 7 (4.61%) WordPress
3 7 (4.61%) Node.js
4 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.32%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (0.66%) Liferay
5 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.66%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (0.66%) Drupal
5 1 (0.66%) Apache
5 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (7.89%) Photoshop
2 7 (4.61%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (3.29%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (5.26%) Magento
2 2 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.63%) Internet
2 2 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.87%) MySQL
3 10 (6.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (6.58%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.29%) SQLite
6 3 (1.97%) MS Access
6 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.32%) Big Data
7 2 (1.32%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.66%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.24%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.92%) Subversion
4 8 (5.26%) Axure RP
5 4 (2.63%) Xcode
5 4 (2.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.97%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.32%) Grunt
8 1 (0.66%) Bower
8 1 (0.66%) MSTest
8 1 (0.66%) Moq
8 1 (0.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.66%) Selenium
8 1 (0.66%) JIRA
8 1 (0.66%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.66%) Hudson
8 1 (0.66%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.66%) Trac
General
1 11 (7.24%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.26%) Finance
3 6 (3.95%) Local Government
3 6 (3.95%) Retail
4 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.32%) Games
6 1 (0.66%) Legal
6 1 (0.66%) Electronics
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 102 (67.11%) Developer
2 28 (18.42%) Front-End Developer
3 26 (17.11%) Web Developer
4 19 (12.50%) Designer
5 14 (9.21%) UI Designer
6 13 (8.55%) iOS Developer
7 12 (7.89%) Architect
7 12 (7.89%) .NET Developer
8 11 (7.24%) Front-End Web Developer
9 9 (5.92%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (4.61%) PHP Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Interface Designer
11 6 (3.95%) Android Developer
12 5 (3.29%) Mobile Developer
12 5 (3.29%) Technical Architect
12 5 (3.29%) Web Designer
12 5 (3.29%) ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
13 4 (2.63%) Magento Developer
14 3 (1.97%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (100.00%) CSS
2 144 (94.74%) HTML
3 133 (87.50%) HTML5
4 71 (46.71%) jQuery
5 53 (34.87%) .NET
6 33 (21.71%) AngularJS
7 29 (19.08%) XML
8 28 (18.42%) ASP.NET
8 28 (18.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 28 (18.42%) JSON
9 24 (15.79%) Web Services
9 24 (15.79%) Ajax
10 18 (11.84%) Sass
11 17 (11.18%) Apache Cordova
11 17 (11.18%) XHTML
12 16 (10.53%) PhoneGap
13 15 (9.87%) XSLT
13 15 (9.87%) .NET Framework
14 12 (7.89%) REST
15 11 (7.24%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 17 (11.18%) Open Source
3 14 (9.21%) User Experience
4 11 (7.24%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.61%) Algorithms
6 7 (4.61%) NHS
6 7 (4.61%) Web 2.0
7 6 (3.95%) Data Structures
8 5 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.63%) W3C
10 2 (1.32%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (1.32%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.32%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.32%) Freedom of Information Act
10 2 (1.32%) Informatics
11 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.66%) DTV
11 1 (0.66%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.79%) Apple iOS
2 18 (11.84%) Android
3 13 (8.55%) Windows
4 11 (7.24%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.66%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (28.29%) MVC
3 22 (14.47%) iOS Development
3 22 (14.47%) TDD
4 20 (13.16%) Web Design
5 19 (12.50%) Scrum
6 17 (11.18%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (10.53%) OO
8 13 (8.55%) Web Development
8 13 (8.55%) SOA
9 10 (6.58%) BDD
10 9 (5.92%) Android Development
11 8 (5.26%) TOGAF
11 8 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (5.26%) Mentoring
12 6 (3.95%) Software Engineering
12 6 (3.95%) OOP
12 6 (3.95%) E-Commerce
12 6 (3.95%) Unit Testing
12 6 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 126 (82.89%) JavaScript
2 36 (23.68%) C#
3 25 (16.45%) PHP
4 21 (13.82%) SQL
5 14 (9.21%) XPath
6 12 (7.89%) Java
7 10 (6.58%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.61%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.61%) Objective-C
9 5 (3.29%) Ruby
10 4 (2.63%) VBScript
11 3 (1.97%) VB
12 2 (1.32%) Python
12 2 (1.32%) Scala
13 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (3.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (14.47%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.58%) Oracle
3 7 (4.61%) Adobe
4 6 (3.95%) Citrix
5 5 (3.29%) Kony
6 4 (2.63%) Appcelerator
7 2 (1.32%) Google
7 2 (1.32%) Facebook
7 2 (1.32%) Twitter
7 2 (1.32%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.66%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.66%) Zend
8 1 (0.66%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.66%) SAP
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