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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Contract jobs citing CSS 31 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.33% 4.14% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.23% 15.19% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £250 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -13.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £248 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £290 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £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 £35.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- +36.02%
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
88 79 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.66% 27.24% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 31 31
Average daily rate £375 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £575 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
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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 +15 25 £400 +60.00% 16
Brackley - 1 £313 - 2
Corby - - - - 2
Kettering - - - - 7
Towcester - - - -
CSS
East Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 35 (79.55%) HTML
2 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 22 (50.00%) CSS3
4 20 (45.45%) Photoshop
5 14 (31.82%) HTML5
6 13 (29.55%) OO
6 13 (29.55%) jQuery
7 12 (27.27%) PHP
7 12 (27.27%) Adobe
7 12 (27.27%) Web Design
7 12 (27.27%) Ajax
7 12 (27.27%) Sass
8 11 (25.00%) .NET
8 11 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (22.73%) C#
9 10 (22.73%) MVC
9 10 (22.73%) JSON
9 10 (22.73%) REST
10 9 (20.45%) Backbone.js
10 9 (20.45%) LESS
10 9 (20.45%) Mobile App
10 9 (20.45%) Mobile Application Development
11 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 8 (18.18%) Finance
11 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (15.91%) MySQL
13 6 (13.64%) CMS
14 5 (11.36%) Banking
14 5 (11.36%) WCF
14 5 (11.36%) WordPress

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 6 (13.64%) CMS
2 5 (11.36%) WordPress
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
3 2 (4.55%) Drupal
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.27%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.27%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 20 (45.45%) Photoshop
2 11 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) WebTrends
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Flash Builder
2 1 (2.27%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (79.55%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Web Developer
3 9 (20.45%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Designer
4 7 (15.91%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (13.64%) UI Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Digital Designer
5 6 (13.64%) UI Programmer
6 5 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.36%) PHP Developer
7 4 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C# Application Developer
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Applications Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (79.55%) HTML
2 22 (50.00%) CSS3
3 14 (31.82%) HTML5
4 13 (29.55%) jQuery
5 12 (27.27%) Ajax
5 12 (27.27%) Sass
6 11 (25.00%) .NET
7 10 (22.73%) JSON
7 10 (22.73%) REST
8 9 (20.45%) Backbone.js
8 9 (20.45%) LESS
9 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 5 (11.36%) WCF
10 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
11 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (9.09%) LAMP
12 3 (6.82%) XML
12 3 (6.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.55%) RIA
3 1 (2.27%) Open Source
3 1 (2.27%) New Media
3 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.27%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.27%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Android
1 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) OO
2 12 (27.27%) Web Design
3 10 (22.73%) MVC
4 9 (20.45%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
6 5 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (9.09%) TDD
8 3 (6.82%) Web Development
9 2 (4.55%) User Experience Design
9 2 (4.55%) BDD
9 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.27%) SOA
10 1 (2.27%) SEO
10 1 (2.27%) Scrum
10 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (2.27%) OOP
10 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 12 (27.27%) PHP
3 10 (22.73%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) Java
4 4 (9.09%) Ruby
4 4 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.27%) PHP5
5 1 (2.27%) ActionScript 3.0
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Adobe
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
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