The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 24 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing CSS 18 28 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.74% 6.22% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.22% 30.77% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 6
Median daily rate £310 £351 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.55% +24.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £500 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-31.50% +14.06%
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
81 91 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.32% 20.22% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 61 42
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £274 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -9 6 £350 -12.50% 10
CSS
East Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 33 (97.06%) HTML
2 29 (85.29%) JavaScript
3 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (55.88%) Front End Development
5 18 (52.94%) HTML5
5 18 (52.94%) CSS3
6 16 (47.06%) AngularJS
7 15 (44.12%) Ajax
7 15 (44.12%) Java
8 14 (41.18%) jQuery
9 12 (35.29%) Scrum
10 11 (32.35%) JSON
11 10 (29.41%) Ionic Framework
11 10 (29.41%) E-Commerce
11 10 (29.41%) Ant
11 10 (29.41%) JBoss
12 9 (26.47%) J2EE
12 9 (26.47%) Eclipse
13 8 (23.53%) RichFaces
13 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
13 8 (23.53%) Sass
13 8 (23.53%) MVC
13 8 (23.53%) Workflow
13 8 (23.53%) JSF
13 8 (23.53%) .NET
13 8 (23.53%) JSP
14 7 (20.59%) gulp
15 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
15 6 (17.65%) SQL
16 5 (14.71%) C#

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (29.41%) JBoss
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) Drupal
3 1 (2.94%) Kentico
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) BigMachines
1 1 (2.94%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Ant
2 9 (26.47%) Eclipse
3 7 (20.59%) gulp
4 3 (8.82%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) Checkstyle
5 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Maven
5 1 (2.94%) QUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.94%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 10 (29.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (26.47%) UI Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Angular Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Web Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Web UI Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (8.82%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
8 3 (8.82%) HTML Developer
9 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
9 2 (5.88%) ASP Developer
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Classic ASP Developer
9 2 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) HTML
2 18 (52.94%) CSS3
2 18 (52.94%) HTML5
3 16 (47.06%) AngularJS
4 15 (44.12%) Ajax
5 14 (41.18%) jQuery
6 11 (32.35%) JSON
7 10 (29.41%) Ionic Framework
8 9 (26.47%) J2EE
9 8 (23.53%) .NET
9 8 (23.53%) JSF
9 8 (23.53%) JSP
9 8 (23.53%) RichFaces
9 8 (23.53%) Sass
10 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
11 5 (14.71%) Apache Cordova
11 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (8.82%) Web Services
13 2 (5.88%) Classic ASP
13 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 5 (14.71%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.94%) EPoS
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Front End Development
3 12 (35.29%) Scrum
4 10 (29.41%) E-Commerce
5 8 (23.53%) MVC
5 8 (23.53%) Workflow
6 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.76%) Web Development
7 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.88%) CRM
8 2 (5.88%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.88%) OO
8 2 (5.88%) System Testing
9 1 (2.94%) B2B
9 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.94%) Database Optimisation
9 1 (2.94%) OOP
9 1 (2.94%) SDLC
9 1 (2.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) JavaScript
2 15 (44.12%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) IronPython
6 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.88%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) OCMJD
1 1 (2.94%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Adobe
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.94%) Siebel
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.94%) Sun