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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CSS 3
Rank 89 74 86
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Contract jobs citing CSS3 68 61 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.74% 1.96% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.60% 8.07% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 36 22
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £283
% change year-on-year
- +15.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-37.87% -17.85%
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
895 756 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.93% 24.23% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 443 334
Average daily rate £363 £350 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 32
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £21.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £45.00 £145.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 1 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 1 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 -8 40 £325 +18.18% 48
Cheshire -3 22 £401 +3.35% 24
Merseyside - 5 £225 - 10
CSS3
England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 136 (100.00%) CSS
2 127 (93.38%) HTML
3 122 (89.71%) HTML5
4 107 (78.68%) JavaScript
5 58 (42.65%) jQuery
6 55 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (30.88%) .NET
8 37 (27.21%) MVC
9 31 (22.79%) C#
10 30 (22.06%) AngularJS
11 28 (20.59%) JSON
11 28 (20.59%) SQL Server
12 27 (19.85%) ASP.NET
13 26 (19.12%) TDD
14 22 (16.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 21 (15.44%) PHP
16 20 (14.71%) Microsoft
17 19 (13.97%) Web Services
18 18 (13.24%) Visual Studio
18 18 (13.24%) SQL
19 16 (11.76%) Scrum
19 16 (11.76%) Ajax
19 16 (11.76%) Apple iOS
19 16 (11.76%) REST
19 16 (11.76%) Git (software)
19 16 (11.76%) Android
20 15 (11.03%) iOS Development
20 15 (11.03%) Java
21 14 (10.29%) XML
21 14 (10.29%) Responsive Web Design

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (9.56%) Umbraco
2 10 (7.35%) CMS
3 6 (4.41%) Node.js
3 6 (4.41%) WordPress
4 4 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.21%) Sitefinity
5 3 (2.21%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.47%) Drupal
7 1 (0.74%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.74%) Confluence
7 1 (0.74%) Liferay
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.74%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.74%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.68%) Fireworks
2 5 (3.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Magento
2 4 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.47%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.68%) Internet
2 2 (1.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.09%) Oracle Database
2 11 (8.09%) MySQL
3 10 (7.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.21%) MS Access
5 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.47%) DB2
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) SQLite
7 1 (0.74%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (13.24%) Visual Studio
2 16 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.56%) Subversion
4 4 (2.94%) Axure RP
5 3 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.21%) JIRA
5 3 (2.21%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.21%) Grunt
5 3 (2.21%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.74%) MSTest
6 1 (0.74%) Moq
6 1 (0.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.74%) Selenium
6 1 (0.74%) Hudson
6 1 (0.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.74%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.74%) Bower
6 1 (0.74%) Trac
General
1 10 (7.35%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.88%) Local Government
3 6 (4.41%) Finance
3 6 (4.41%) Retail
4 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (66.91%) Developer
2 27 (19.85%) Front-End Developer
3 24 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 16 (11.76%) Designer
5 13 (9.56%) Architect
6 12 (8.82%) Front-End Web Developer
7 11 (8.09%) UI Designer
7 11 (8.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (8.09%) .NET Developer
8 7 (5.15%) iOS Developer
8 7 (5.15%) PHP Developer
9 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.41%) Mobile Developer
10 5 (3.68%) UI Developer
10 5 (3.68%) UI Programmer
10 5 (3.68%) Web Designer
11 4 (2.94%) C# Developer
11 4 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.94%) Applications Architect
11 4 (2.94%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (100.00%) CSS
2 127 (93.38%) HTML
3 122 (89.71%) HTML5
4 58 (42.65%) jQuery
5 42 (30.88%) .NET
6 30 (22.06%) AngularJS
7 28 (20.59%) JSON
8 27 (19.85%) ASP.NET
9 22 (16.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 19 (13.97%) Web Services
11 16 (11.76%) Ajax
11 16 (11.76%) REST
12 14 (10.29%) XML
13 13 (9.56%) Sass
14 12 (8.82%) PhoneGap
15 11 (8.09%) Classic ASP
16 9 (6.62%) KnockoutJS
17 8 (5.88%) .NET Framework
17 8 (5.88%) SAML
17 8 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.82%) User Experience
1 12 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 11 (8.09%) Open Source
3 6 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.68%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.94%) W3C
6 3 (2.21%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.47%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.47%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.47%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.47%) Informatics
8 1 (0.74%) NHS
8 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.74%) PDA
8 1 (0.74%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.76%) Apple iOS
1 16 (11.76%) Android
2 5 (3.68%) Windows
3 2 (1.47%) Windows CE
3 2 (1.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.21%) MVC
3 26 (19.12%) TDD
4 16 (11.76%) Scrum
5 15 (11.03%) iOS Development
6 14 (10.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (9.56%) Web Development
8 12 (8.82%) OO
8 12 (8.82%) Android Development
9 10 (7.35%) Web Design
9 10 (7.35%) TOGAF
9 10 (7.35%) OOP
9 10 (7.35%) SOA
9 10 (7.35%) BDD
9 10 (7.35%) Mobile Development
10 9 (6.62%) Software Engineering
11 8 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.41%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.41%) Unit Testing
13 5 (3.68%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 107 (78.68%) JavaScript
2 31 (22.79%) C#
3 21 (15.44%) PHP
4 18 (13.24%) SQL
5 15 (11.03%) Java
6 11 (8.09%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.15%) Objective-C
8 4 (2.94%) XPath
8 4 (2.94%) VBScript
9 3 (2.21%) VB
9 3 (2.21%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.21%) Ruby
10 2 (1.47%) Python
11 1 (0.74%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (5.15%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (5.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.09%) Oracle
3 8 (5.88%) Citrix
4 2 (1.47%) IBM
4 2 (1.47%) Twitter
5 1 (0.74%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.74%) Zend
5 1 (0.74%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.74%) Kony
5 1 (0.74%) Avaya
5 1 (0.74%) HP
5 1 (0.74%) Adobe
5 1 (0.74%) Perforce
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