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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CSS 3
Rank 80 80 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 -30
Contract jobs citing CSS3 81 63 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.14% 1.93% 3.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.92% 7.43% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 42 47
Average daily rate £360 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £389 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +4.76%
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
1023 848 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.99% 25.92% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 544 435
Average daily rate £360 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 25 15
Average hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.44% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.93 £19.36 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £42.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +12 63 £363 +11.53% 42
Cheshire -2 11 £325 +12.06% 19
Merseyside +2 5 £250 -23.07% 11
Lancashire -15 2 - - 6
CSS3
England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 170 (100.00%) HTML
1 170 (100.00%) CSS
2 165 (97.06%) HTML5
3 134 (78.82%) JavaScript
4 65 (38.24%) jQuery
5 64 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (34.71%) AngularJS
7 57 (33.53%) Git (software)
8 46 (27.06%) MVC
9 45 (26.47%) Front End Development
10 44 (25.88%) .NET
11 43 (25.29%) User Experience
12 38 (22.35%) C#
13 35 (20.59%) TDD
13 35 (20.59%) Web Development
14 31 (18.24%) Scrum
14 31 (18.24%) Java
15 30 (17.65%) Web Services
15 30 (17.65%) Subversion
16 29 (17.06%) XML
17 26 (15.29%) Responsive Web Design
18 24 (14.12%) Backbone.js
19 22 (12.94%) Sass
19 22 (12.94%) E-Commerce
20 21 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
20 21 (12.35%) LESS
20 21 (12.35%) React
21 20 (11.76%) Ajax
22 19 (11.18%) XHTML
22 19 (11.18%) ASP.NET

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 16 (9.41%) Node.js
2 14 (8.24%) CMS
3 12 (7.06%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (4.71%) Apache
5 7 (4.12%) WordPress
6 5 (2.94%) JBoss
7 4 (2.35%) Drupal
8 3 (1.76%) IIS
9 1 (0.59%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.59%) nginx
9 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (3.53%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) MS Office
5 1 (0.59%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 12 (7.06%) Magento
2 2 (1.18%) BigMachines
2 2 (1.18%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.18%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.18%) MailChimp
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.18%) SaaS
2 1 (0.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.12%) Internet
2 5 (2.94%) HTTP
3 3 (1.76%) Intranet
4 1 (0.59%) Skype
4 1 (0.59%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.53%) MySQL
4 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.18%) Redis
5 2 (1.18%) SQLite
6 1 (0.59%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 57 (33.53%) Git (software)
2 30 (17.65%) Subversion
3 18 (10.59%) Mercurial
4 15 (8.82%) Jenkins
5 12 (7.06%) SpecFlow
6 11 (6.47%) Maven
7 7 (4.12%) Selenium
8 5 (2.94%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.94%) JIRA
8 5 (2.94%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.35%) Ant
9 4 (2.35%) Gradle
10 3 (1.76%) gulp
10 3 (1.76%) NUnit
11 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.18%) Grunt
11 2 (1.18%) Hudson
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (6.47%) Finance
2 7 (4.12%) Retail
3 5 (2.94%) Banking
4 4 (2.35%) Electronics
5 3 (1.76%) Marketing
6 2 (1.18%) Games
6 2 (1.18%) Publishing
7 1 (0.59%) Legal
7 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 149 (87.65%) Developer
2 51 (30.00%) HTML Developer
3 42 (24.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 40 (23.53%) HTML CSS Developer
5 38 (22.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 26 (15.29%) UI Developer
7 25 (14.71%) .NET Developer
8 14 (8.24%) CSS Developer
9 13 (7.65%) Designer
10 12 (7.06%) C# Developer
10 12 (7.06%) Java Developer
11 11 (6.47%) Angular Developer
12 10 (5.88%) Agile Developer
12 10 (5.88%) Web Developer
13 9 (5.29%) PHP Developer
14 8 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
14 8 (4.71%) Node.js Developer
14 8 (4.71%) Software Engineer
14 8 (4.71%) UX Developer
14 8 (4.71%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (100.00%) CSS
1 170 (100.00%) HTML
2 165 (97.06%) HTML5
3 65 (38.24%) jQuery
4 59 (34.71%) AngularJS
5 44 (25.88%) .NET
6 30 (17.65%) Web Services
7 29 (17.06%) XML
8 24 (14.12%) Backbone.js
9 22 (12.94%) Sass
10 21 (12.35%) LESS
10 21 (12.35%) React
11 20 (11.76%) Ajax
12 19 (11.18%) ASP.NET
12 19 (11.18%) XHTML
13 18 (10.59%) JSON
14 15 (8.82%) .NET Framework
14 15 (8.82%) REST
15 13 (7.65%) XSLT
16 10 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (25.29%) User Experience
2 15 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (7.65%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.35%) iPad
6 3 (1.76%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.76%) NHS
6 3 (1.76%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.76%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.18%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.18%) Social Media
7 2 (1.18%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.59%) iPhone
8 1 (0.59%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.59%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.82%) Linux
2 14 (8.24%) Apple iOS
3 10 (5.88%) Android
4 8 (4.71%) Unix
5 6 (3.53%) Windows
6 3 (1.76%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.18%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.06%) MVC
3 45 (26.47%) Front End Development
4 35 (20.59%) TDD
4 35 (20.59%) Web Development
5 31 (18.24%) Scrum
6 26 (15.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 22 (12.94%) E-Commerce
8 21 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (10.00%) BDD
9 17 (10.00%) SEO
10 15 (8.82%) Web Design
11 13 (7.65%) iOS Development
12 12 (7.06%) Software Engineering
13 11 (6.47%) OWASP
13 11 (6.47%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (6.47%) Web Testing
14 10 (5.88%) OO
15 9 (5.29%) OOP
15 9 (5.29%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 134 (78.82%) JavaScript
2 38 (22.35%) C#
3 31 (18.24%) Java
4 17 (10.00%) SQL
5 15 (8.82%) PHP
6 13 (7.65%) XPath
7 11 (6.47%) Objective-C
8 7 (4.12%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.35%) C++
10 3 (1.76%) Groovy
10 3 (1.76%) Python
11 2 (1.18%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.18%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (1.18%) ActionScript 3.0
11 2 (1.18%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.18%) VB
11 2 (1.18%) VC++
12 1 (0.59%) C
12 1 (0.59%) Perl
12 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (5.29%) Degree
2 4 (2.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.47%) WCAG
2 1 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.59%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.06%) EPiServer
2 12 (7.06%) Sitecore
3 11 (6.47%) Adobe
4 5 (2.94%) Capita
4 5 (2.94%) IBM
5 4 (2.35%) Perforce
6 3 (1.76%) Oracle
7 2 (1.18%) Google
7 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.18%) Siebel
7 2 (1.18%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.59%) ATG
8 1 (0.59%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.59%) hybris
8 1 (0.59%) SAP
8 1 (0.59%) Telerik
8 1 (0.59%) Zend
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