The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Northamptonshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 23 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.39% 2.24% 3.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.87% 10.71% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 9
Average daily rate
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£295 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £243 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £250 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £296 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.48% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 56 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.39% 20.90% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 27 33
Average daily rate £305 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £600 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
CSS
East Midlands

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +11 18 £356 +42.50% 17
Towcester - - - -
Corby - - - - 1
Kettering - - - - 2
CSS
East Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 31 (88.57%) HTML
2 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
3 13 (37.14%) jQuery
3 13 (37.14%) CSS3
4 12 (34.29%) HTML5
4 12 (34.29%) PHP
4 12 (34.29%) .NET
5 11 (31.43%) C#
5 11 (31.43%) Photoshop
5 11 (31.43%) MVC
5 11 (31.43%) Web Design
6 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
7 7 (20.00%) Ajax
7 7 (20.00%) MySQL
8 6 (17.14%) OO
8 6 (17.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (14.29%) Adobe
9 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (14.29%) JSON
9 5 (14.29%) WCF
9 5 (14.29%) REST
9 5 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
9 5 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (11.43%) Sass
10 4 (11.43%) LESS
10 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (11.43%) Backbone.js

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (11.43%) CMS
1 4 (11.43%) WordPress
2 3 (8.57%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (2.86%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) DNN
3 1 (2.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Photoshop
2 6 (17.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Flash Builder
3 1 (2.86%) Moq
3 1 (2.86%) PhoneGap
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Web Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Designer
5 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) PHP Developer
6 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Digital Designer
6 5 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (11.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.43%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (11.43%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (8.57%) C# Application Developer
8 3 (8.57%) .NET Applications Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Applications Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Programmer
8 3 (8.57%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (8.57%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (88.57%) HTML
2 13 (37.14%) jQuery
2 13 (37.14%) CSS3
3 12 (34.29%) HTML5
3 12 (34.29%) .NET
4 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
5 7 (20.00%) Ajax
6 5 (14.29%) JSON
6 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (14.29%) WCF
6 5 (14.29%) REST
7 4 (11.43%) Sass
7 4 (11.43%) LESS
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (11.43%) Backbone.js
8 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.57%) LINQ
8 3 (8.57%) LAMP
8 3 (8.57%) XML
8 3 (8.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) RIA
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.86%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Android
1 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) MVC
1 11 (31.43%) Web Design
2 6 (17.14%) OO
3 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (11.43%) TDD
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.71%) SEO
5 2 (5.71%) Scrum
5 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.71%) BDD
5 2 (5.71%) Web Development
5 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.86%) SOA
6 1 (2.86%) Content Management
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
2 12 (34.29%) PHP
3 11 (31.43%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) PHP5
6 1 (2.86%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (2.86%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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