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 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 23 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 27 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.18% 3.78% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.03% 17.11% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
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
87 76 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.91% 22.09% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 44 17
Average daily rate £340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 7 May 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 7 May 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 +6 20 £400 +39.13% 10
Brackley - 1 - -
CSS
East Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 35 (85.37%) JavaScript
2 29 (70.73%) HTML
3 22 (53.66%) Ajax
3 22 (53.66%) LESS
4 21 (51.22%) Backbone.js
5 20 (48.78%) JSON
6 18 (43.90%) CSS3
6 18 (43.90%) HTML5
6 18 (43.90%) Java
7 16 (39.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (39.02%) Marionette.js
8 11 (26.83%) Photoshop
8 11 (26.83%) OO
8 11 (26.83%) Adobe
9 10 (24.39%) REST
10 9 (21.95%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (21.95%) Grunt
10 9 (21.95%) jQuery
10 9 (21.95%) Finance
10 9 (21.95%) .NET
10 9 (21.95%) Bower
11 8 (19.51%) Mobile App
11 8 (19.51%) C#
11 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
11 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (17.07%) Web Design
12 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
12 7 (17.07%) Web Development
12 7 (17.07%) Sass
12 7 (17.07%) Git (software)

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 (9.76%) CMS
1 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.88%) Node.js
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
3 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (2.44%) Drupal
4 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Photoshop
2 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) MS Access
3 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Grunt
1 9 (21.95%) Bower
2 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
3 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.32%) Subversion
5 2 (4.88%) Maven
5 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.88%) Ant
5 2 (4.88%) JUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium
6 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) UI Programmer
2 14 (34.15%) UI Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.20%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Web Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Junior
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Database Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Access Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) HTML
2 22 (53.66%) Ajax
2 22 (53.66%) LESS
3 21 (51.22%) Backbone.js
4 20 (48.78%) JSON
5 18 (43.90%) CSS3
5 18 (43.90%) HTML5
6 16 (39.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 16 (39.02%) Marionette.js
7 10 (24.39%) REST
8 9 (21.95%) jQuery
8 9 (21.95%) .NET
9 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
9 7 (17.07%) Sass
10 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
11 4 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (7.32%) Web Services
12 3 (7.32%) Spring
12 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (7.32%) Browserify
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.20%) User Experience
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) EPoS
4 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) UNIX
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) OO
2 9 (21.95%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.07%) Web Design
4 7 (17.07%) Web Development
4 7 (17.07%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (14.63%) Progressive Enhancement
5 6 (14.63%) Graceful Degradation
6 4 (9.76%) MVC
6 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.32%) SOA
7 3 (7.32%) Workflow
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Web Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.88%) Scrum
9 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) JavaScript
2 18 (43.90%) Java
3 8 (19.51%) C#
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 3 (7.32%) PHP
6 2 (4.88%) PHP5
6 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) VBA
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Adobe
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Google
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) hybris
5 1 (2.44%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.44%) Facebook
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter
5 1 (2.44%) Zend