The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 11 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 32 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.86% 4.15% 2.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.65% 16.25% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 5
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £243 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £310 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £120.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +15.83%
CSS
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
85 80 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.55% 25.56% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 22 28
Average daily rate £403 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.03% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £120.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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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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
Northampton +16 25 £403 +61.00% 14
Brackley - 1 £313 - 2
Corby - - - -
Kettering - - - - 5
Towcester - - - -
Wellingborough - - - -
CSS
East Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 40 (75.47%) HTML
2 33 (62.26%) JavaScript
3 24 (45.28%) CSS3
4 20 (37.74%) Photoshop
5 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (32.08%) HTML5
6 17 (32.08%) jQuery
7 14 (26.42%) Ajax
7 14 (26.42%) MVC
7 14 (26.42%) Adobe
8 13 (24.53%) OO
8 13 (24.53%) PHP
8 13 (24.53%) Sass
9 12 (22.64%) Web Design
9 12 (22.64%) .NET
10 11 (20.75%) REST
10 11 (20.75%) JSON
10 11 (20.75%) C#
10 11 (20.75%) Adobe Illustrator
10 11 (20.75%) User Experience
11 10 (18.87%) LESS
11 10 (18.87%) Backbone.js
12 9 (16.98%) CMS
12 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
12 9 (16.98%) Mobile App
12 9 (16.98%) Mobile Application Development
13 8 (15.09%) Java
13 8 (15.09%) Finance
14 7 (13.21%) WordPress
14 7 (13.21%) MySQL

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 9 (16.98%) CMS
2 7 (13.21%) WordPress
3 2 (3.77%) Drupal
4 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Photoshop
2 11 (20.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Magento
2 1 (1.89%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) MySQL
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Selenium
2 3 (5.66%) WebDriver
2 3 (5.66%) Mockito
2 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) Flash Builder
3 1 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 5 (9.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (79.25%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) Web Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Designer
4 8 (15.09%) .NET Developer
4 8 (15.09%) UI Programmer
4 8 (15.09%) UI Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Digital Designer
7 5 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (9.43%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.43%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.55%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (7.55%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (5.66%) C# Application Developer
9 3 (5.66%) .NET Applications Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (75.47%) HTML
2 24 (45.28%) CSS3
3 17 (32.08%) HTML5
3 17 (32.08%) jQuery
4 14 (26.42%) Ajax
5 13 (24.53%) Sass
6 12 (22.64%) .NET
7 11 (20.75%) REST
7 11 (20.75%) JSON
8 10 (18.87%) LESS
8 10 (18.87%) Backbone.js
9 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
10 5 (9.43%) XML
10 5 (9.43%) XSLT
10 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
11 4 (7.55%) Spring
11 4 (7.55%) LAMP
11 4 (7.55%) Hibernate
11 4 (7.55%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (7.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) User Experience
2 9 (16.98%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.55%) Open Source
4 1 (1.89%) RIA
4 1 (1.89%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.89%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.89%) New Media
4 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
1 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.42%) MVC
3 13 (24.53%) OO
4 12 (22.64%) Web Design
5 9 (16.98%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (11.32%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.55%) SOA
8 4 (7.55%) TDD
9 3 (5.66%) Web Development
9 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.77%) Line Management
10 2 (3.77%) Coaching
10 2 (3.77%) BDD
10 2 (3.77%) User Experience Design
11 1 (1.89%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (1.89%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) JavaScript
2 13 (24.53%) PHP
3 11 (20.75%) C#
4 8 (15.09%) Java
5 6 (11.32%) SQL
6 4 (7.55%) Ruby
7 1 (1.89%) PHP5
7 1 (1.89%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Adobe
2 3 (5.66%) hybris
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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