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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CSS 3
Rank 81 73 84
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing CSS3 67 55 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.83% 1.82% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.12% 7.85% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 32 28
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.93 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-3.56% -14.28%
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
825 701 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.48% 23.18% 26.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 420 332
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 31
Average hourly rate £42.50 £28.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £20.40 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.40 £145.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 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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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 +2 42 £325 - 45
Cheshire -4 22 £401 +23.23% 26
Merseyside -11 3 £325 +44.76% 14
CSS3
England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 130 (100.00%) CSS
2 122 (93.85%) HTML
3 117 (90.00%) HTML5
4 102 (78.46%) JavaScript
5 58 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (40.00%) jQuery
7 35 (26.92%) .NET
8 34 (26.15%) JSON
8 34 (26.15%) AngularJS
9 33 (25.38%) TDD
9 33 (25.38%) MVC
10 26 (20.00%) C#
11 25 (19.23%) SQL Server
12 24 (18.46%) Web Services
13 22 (16.92%) ASP.NET
13 22 (16.92%) Git (software)
13 22 (16.92%) REST
14 20 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (15.38%) PHP
15 19 (14.62%) Java
15 19 (14.62%) Visual Studio
15 19 (14.62%) Scrum
16 18 (13.85%) SQL
17 17 (13.08%) Microsoft
17 17 (13.08%) Ajax
18 16 (12.31%) Subversion
18 16 (12.31%) Android
19 15 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
20 14 (10.77%) Apple iOS
20 14 (10.77%) Web Development

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 10 (7.69%) Node.js
3 8 (6.15%) CMS
4 6 (4.62%) WordPress
5 4 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.08%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.31%) Sitefinity
7 2 (1.54%) Drupal
8 1 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.77%) Liferay
8 1 (0.77%) Confluence
8 1 (0.77%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.77%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.77%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (6.92%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.85%) Fireworks
3 3 (2.31%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (3.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.54%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) Internet
2 3 (2.31%) HTTP
3 2 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.23%) Oracle Database
3 11 (8.46%) MySQL
4 10 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.31%) MS Access
7 2 (1.54%) DB2
7 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.77%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (16.92%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.62%) Visual Studio
3 16 (12.31%) Subversion
4 5 (3.85%) JIRA
5 3 (2.31%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.31%) Axure RP
5 3 (2.31%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.54%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.54%) JUnit
6 2 (1.54%) Selenium
6 2 (1.54%) Cactus
6 2 (1.54%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.54%) Grunt
6 2 (1.54%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.77%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.77%) Trac
7 1 (0.77%) Bower
7 1 (0.77%) MSTest
General
1 10 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.15%) Local Government
3 6 (4.62%) Retail
3 6 (4.62%) Finance
4 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.77%) Games
5 1 (0.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (66.15%) Developer
2 25 (19.23%) Front-End Developer
3 23 (17.69%) Web Developer
4 15 (11.54%) Designer
5 13 (10.00%) Architect
6 11 (8.46%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
7 10 (7.69%) UI Designer
8 9 (6.92%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.15%) PHP Developer
10 7 (5.38%) Mobile Developer
11 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.85%) Web Designer
12 4 (3.08%) Applications Architect
12 4 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (3.08%) Android Developer
12 4 (3.08%) iOS Developer
13 3 (2.31%) UI Programmer
13 3 (2.31%) UI Developer
13 3 (2.31%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (100.00%) CSS
2 122 (93.85%) HTML
3 117 (90.00%) HTML5
4 52 (40.00%) jQuery
5 35 (26.92%) .NET
6 34 (26.15%) JSON
6 34 (26.15%) AngularJS
7 24 (18.46%) Web Services
8 22 (16.92%) ASP.NET
8 22 (16.92%) REST
9 20 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (13.08%) Ajax
11 12 (9.23%) Sass
11 12 (9.23%) XML
12 11 (8.46%) Classic ASP
13 10 (7.69%) PhoneGap
14 9 (6.92%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (6.15%) SAML
15 8 (6.15%) XHTML
15 8 (6.15%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 10 (7.69%) User Experience
2 8 (6.15%) Open Source
3 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.08%) W3C
4 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.54%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.54%) Informatics
5 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.54%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.77%) PDA
6 1 (0.77%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.77%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.31%) Android
2 14 (10.77%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.08%) Windows
4 2 (1.54%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (25.38%) TDD
2 33 (25.38%) MVC
3 19 (14.62%) Scrum
4 15 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (10.77%) Web Development
6 13 (10.00%) Android Development
6 13 (10.00%) iOS Development
6 13 (10.00%) Mobile Development
7 12 (9.23%) BDD
8 10 (7.69%) TOGAF
8 10 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.92%) Web Design
9 9 (6.92%) OOP
9 9 (6.92%) OO
10 8 (6.15%) SOA
10 8 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.38%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 102 (78.46%) JavaScript
2 26 (20.00%) C#
3 20 (15.38%) PHP
4 19 (14.62%) Java
5 18 (13.85%) SQL
6 12 (9.23%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.62%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.08%) VBScript
9 3 (2.31%) Ruby
9 3 (2.31%) VB
10 2 (1.54%) Python
10 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.54%) XPath
11 1 (0.77%) PHP5
11 1 (0.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (4.62%) Degree
2 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (5.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.23%) Oracle
3 8 (6.15%) Citrix
4 3 (2.31%) IBM
5 2 (1.54%) Perforce
5 2 (1.54%) hybris
5 2 (1.54%) Twitter
6 1 (0.77%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.77%) Kony
6 1 (0.77%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.77%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.77%) Zend
6 1 (0.77%) HP
6 1 (0.77%) Avaya
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