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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 24 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing CSS 17 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.15% 2.28% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.81% 14.58% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £218 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.42% -16.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £178 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £285 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -6.77%
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
59 48 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.39% 15.64% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 20 25
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £22.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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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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 -1 11 £385 +108.10% 10
Brackley - - - - 1
Corby - - - - 1
Daventry - - - - 1
Kettering - - - - 3
CSS
East Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 55 (75.34%) JavaScript
2 52 (71.23%) HTML
3 41 (56.16%) CSS3
4 34 (46.58%) jQuery
4 34 (46.58%) HTML5
5 25 (34.25%) User Experience
6 21 (28.77%) Adobe
7 20 (27.40%) Ajax
8 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (26.03%) Java
8 19 (26.03%) C#
8 19 (26.03%) .NET
8 19 (26.03%) Photoshop
9 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET
9 17 (23.29%) OO
9 17 (23.29%) JSON
9 17 (23.29%) LESS
9 17 (23.29%) Mobile App
10 16 (21.92%) REST
10 16 (21.92%) Backbone.js
10 16 (21.92%) Apple iOS
10 16 (21.92%) MVC
11 15 (20.55%) Finance
12 14 (19.18%) Android
12 14 (19.18%) Sass
13 13 (17.81%) Mobile Application Development
13 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
14 12 (16.44%) CMS
14 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
15 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (16.44%) CMS
2 7 (9.59%) IIS
3 5 (6.85%) WordPress
4 4 (5.48%) nginx
5 3 (4.11%) Joomla!
5 3 (4.11%) Drupal
6 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.74%) Apache
6 2 (2.74%) Gunicorn
6 2 (2.74%) Node.js
7 1 (1.37%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.37%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (26.03%) Photoshop
2 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (5.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) MySQL
3 2 (2.74%) Redis
4 1 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (12.33%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.22%) Selenium
3 6 (8.22%) Cucumber
3 6 (8.22%) Mockito
3 6 (8.22%) WebDriver
4 4 (5.48%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.11%) Subversion
6 2 (2.74%) JIRA
6 2 (2.74%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.74%) Grunt
6 2 (2.74%) GitLab
6 2 (2.74%) Bower
7 1 (1.37%) Maven
7 1 (1.37%) Ant
7 1 (1.37%) JUnit
7 1 (1.37%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Marketing
3 9 (12.33%) Banking
4 7 (9.59%) Advertising
5 3 (4.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (82.19%) Developer
2 14 (19.18%) C# Developer
3 12 (16.44%) UI Developer
3 12 (16.44%) UI Programmer
4 9 (12.33%) Designer
4 9 (12.33%) Web Developer
5 8 (10.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (10.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Hybris Developer
7 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.48%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Android Developer
9 3 (4.11%) UI Designer
9 3 (4.11%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Web Designer
10 2 (2.74%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (71.23%) HTML
2 41 (56.16%) CSS3
3 34 (46.58%) jQuery
3 34 (46.58%) HTML5
4 20 (27.40%) Ajax
5 19 (26.03%) .NET
6 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET
6 17 (23.29%) JSON
6 17 (23.29%) LESS
7 16 (21.92%) REST
7 16 (21.92%) Backbone.js
8 14 (19.18%) Sass
9 10 (13.70%) RESTful
10 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
11 8 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (9.59%) Spring
12 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (8.22%) SignalR
13 6 (8.22%) JMS
13 6 (8.22%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (34.25%) User Experience
2 17 (23.29%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.22%) Open Source
4 1 (1.37%) New Media
4 1 (1.37%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (1.37%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.37%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Apple iOS
2 14 (19.18%) Android
3 8 (10.96%) Linux
4 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.74%) Windows
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.29%) OO
3 16 (21.92%) MVC
4 13 (17.81%) Mobile Application Development
5 10 (13.70%) Web Development
6 9 (12.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (10.96%) Waterfall
8 7 (9.59%) Use Case
8 7 (9.59%) Workflow
8 7 (9.59%) SOA
9 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.85%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (6.85%) Web Design
11 4 (5.48%) Android Development
12 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Management
12 2 (2.74%) iOS Development
12 2 (2.74%) Line Management
12 2 (2.74%) Coaching
13 1 (1.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (75.34%) JavaScript
2 19 (26.03%) Java
2 19 (26.03%) C#
3 5 (6.85%) SQL
3 5 (6.85%) Objective-C
4 2 (2.74%) Python
4 2 (2.74%) PHP
4 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.74%) R
5 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.37%) C
5 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.37%) Degree
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Adobe
2 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.22%) hybris
4 3 (4.11%) Twitter
5 2 (2.74%) Zend
6 1 (1.37%) Facebook
6 1 (1.37%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.37%) Google
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle
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