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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 28 10 30
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Contract jobs citing CSS 14 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.43% 8.82% 3.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.50% 36.36% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £357 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.20% +42.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
80 88 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.61% 24.24% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 58 22
Average daily rate £350 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
(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 -16 9 £400 +6.66% 5
Corby - 1 - -
CSS
East Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 32 (86.49%) HTML
2 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
3 18 (48.65%) Java
3 18 (48.65%) HTML5
4 15 (40.54%) Ajax
4 15 (40.54%) JSON
5 14 (37.84%) LESS
6 13 (35.14%) CSS3
6 13 (35.14%) Backbone.js
6 13 (35.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (29.73%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (27.03%) Marionette.js
9 9 (24.32%) jQuery
10 8 (21.62%) Web Design
10 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
10 8 (21.62%) Grunt
10 8 (21.62%) Bower
10 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
11 7 (18.92%) Graceful Degradation
11 7 (18.92%) Progressive Enhancement
12 6 (16.22%) User Experience
12 6 (16.22%) Web Services
12 6 (16.22%) Marketing
12 6 (16.22%) Web Development
13 5 (13.51%) Finance
13 5 (13.51%) Spring
13 5 (13.51%) MVC
14 4 (10.81%) SOA
14 4 (10.81%) Eclipse

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (10.81%) JBoss
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Drupal
3 1 (2.70%) WordPress
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) MS Access
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
1 8 (21.62%) Grunt
1 8 (21.62%) Bower
2 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.81%) Subversion
3 3 (8.11%) Ant
4 2 (5.41%) JUnit
4 2 (5.41%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (5.41%) Selenium
4 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.70%) QUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.70%) Checkstyle
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (16.22%) Marketing
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Front Office
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) UI Developer
2 12 (32.43%) UI Programmer
3 10 (27.03%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior UX Designer
5 3 (8.11%) Hybris Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (8.11%) UX Designer
5 3 (8.11%) Designer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Web Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) HTML
2 18 (48.65%) HTML5
3 15 (40.54%) JSON
3 15 (40.54%) Ajax
4 14 (37.84%) LESS
5 13 (35.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (35.14%) CSS3
5 13 (35.14%) Backbone.js
6 10 (27.03%) Marionette.js
7 9 (24.32%) jQuery
8 6 (16.22%) Web Services
9 5 (13.51%) Spring
10 4 (10.81%) JSP
10 4 (10.81%) J2EE
10 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
11 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
11 3 (8.11%) .NET
11 3 (8.11%) XML
11 3 (8.11%) RESTful
12 2 (5.41%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) W3C
3 1 (2.70%) DTV
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (29.73%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (21.62%) Web Design
2 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
3 7 (18.92%) Progressive Enhancement
3 7 (18.92%) Graceful Degradation
4 6 (16.22%) Web Development
5 5 (13.51%) MVC
6 4 (10.81%) SOA
7 3 (8.11%) OO
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) Web Analytics
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
7 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.11%) Analytics
8 2 (5.41%) SDLC
8 2 (5.41%) CRM
8 2 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
2 18 (48.65%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.70%) VBA
5 1 (2.70%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.70%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) HND
1 1 (2.70%) Sun Certification
1 1 (2.70%) OCMJD
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) hybris
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Adobe
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Google
3 2 (5.41%) Endeca
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Siebel
4 1 (2.70%) Sun
4 1 (2.70%) Informatica
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) Eloqua
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TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 per annum + Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
Mason Frank
Posted: 25 days ago