The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 21 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 6.91% 3.59% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.87% 21.88% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 1
Average daily rate
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£393 £288 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.52% +10.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.71% -8.57%
CSS
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
62 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 20.39% 16.41% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 8
Average daily rate £388 £383 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% +39.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Northampton region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Northampton region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing CSS 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 CSS.

1 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 28 (71.79%) HTML
3 22 (56.41%) CSS3
4 21 (53.85%) HTML5
5 19 (48.72%) LESS
6 18 (46.15%) Backbone.js
6 18 (46.15%) Ajax
7 17 (43.59%) JSON
8 14 (35.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (35.90%) Marionette.js
9 13 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (30.77%) Java
10 12 (30.77%) User Experience
11 10 (25.64%) OO
11 10 (25.64%) Finance
12 9 (23.08%) Adobe
12 9 (23.08%) Photoshop
12 9 (23.08%) REST
13 8 (20.51%) jQuery
13 8 (20.51%) Mobile App
14 7 (17.95%) Grunt
14 7 (17.95%) Bower
14 7 (17.95%) Android
14 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
14 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
14 7 (17.95%) .NET
14 7 (17.95%) C#
14 7 (17.95%) Web Design
14 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (15.38%) Advertising

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing CSS 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 CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.69%) CMS
1 3 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) Node.js
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.56%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (2.56%) Gunicorn
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) Drupal
3 1 (2.56%) WordPress
3 1 (2.56%) nginx
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) MS Access
3 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Grunt
1 7 (17.95%) Bower
2 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.13%) Subversion
6 1 (2.56%) Maven
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.56%) Mockito
6 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.56%) GitLab
6 1 (2.56%) Ant
6 1 (2.56%) JUnit
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Advertising
2 6 (15.38%) Marketing
3 4 (10.26%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) UI Developer
2 11 (28.21%) UI Programmer
3 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.82%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Django Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Python/Django Developer
8 1 (2.56%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Hybris Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Junior
8 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) HTML
2 22 (56.41%) CSS3
3 21 (53.85%) HTML5
4 19 (48.72%) LESS
5 18 (46.15%) Backbone.js
5 18 (46.15%) Ajax
6 17 (43.59%) JSON
7 14 (35.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (35.90%) Marionette.js
8 9 (23.08%) REST
9 8 (20.51%) jQuery
10 7 (17.95%) .NET
10 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
11 6 (15.38%) Sass
12 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
13 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
13 4 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (7.69%) Browserify
15 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2 (5.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) User Experience
2 8 (20.51%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Android
1 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.56%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (25.64%) OO
3 7 (17.95%) Web Design
3 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Use Case
4 6 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (10.26%) Graceful Degradation
5 4 (10.26%) MVC
5 4 (10.26%) Workflow
5 4 (10.26%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (7.69%) Web Development
7 2 (5.13%) SOA
7 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.56%) Mobile Development
8 1 (2.56%) Software Delivery
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.56%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.56%) Scrum
8 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 12 (30.77%) Java
3 7 (17.95%) C#
4 3 (7.69%) SQL
5 2 (5.13%) PHP
5 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) VBA
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.56%) PHP5
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Adobe
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Google
3 1 (2.56%) hybris
3 1 (2.56%) Facebook
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter
3 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago