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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 30 12
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs citing CSS 32 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.62% 3.23% 8.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.36% 15.85% 38.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 24
Median daily rate £450 £400 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.91% -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
88 82 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 20.95% 20.35% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 45 54
Median daily rate £430 £325 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £264 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +2 14 £400 - 13
CSS
East Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 50 (98.04%) JavaScript
2 46 (90.20%) HTML
3 35 (68.63%) jQuery
4 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (50.98%) HTML5
6 23 (45.10%) Java
7 22 (43.14%) Ajax
8 21 (41.18%) JSON
9 20 (39.22%) CSS3
10 19 (37.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 19 (37.25%) JBoss
10 19 (37.25%) E-Commerce
11 18 (35.29%) AngularJS
12 16 (31.37%) Eclipse
13 15 (29.41%) J2EE
13 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
14 14 (27.45%) JSF
14 14 (27.45%) Ant
15 12 (23.53%) Unit Testing
15 12 (23.53%) Java EE
15 12 (23.53%) Web Services
15 12 (23.53%) Front End Development
16 11 (21.57%) JSP
16 11 (21.57%) Oracle
16 11 (21.57%) PHP
16 11 (21.57%) Spring
17 10 (19.61%) Web Development
17 10 (19.61%) REST
17 10 (19.61%) RichFaces
18 9 (17.65%) Backbone.js

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 19 (37.25%) JBoss
2 8 (15.69%) WordPress
3 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (5.88%) CMS
5 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.92%) IIS
7 1 (1.96%) Drupal
7 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) DMZ
1 3 (5.88%) Extranet
1 3 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) MySQL
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.84%) Redis
5 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Eclipse
2 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 14 (27.45%) Ant
4 9 (17.65%) Grunt
5 7 (13.73%) Bitbucket
5 7 (13.73%) JUnit
6 6 (11.76%) gulp
6 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
6 6 (11.76%) SonarQube
7 5 (9.80%) Subversion
8 4 (7.84%) Checkstyle
8 4 (7.84%) Maven
8 4 (7.84%) QUnit
8 4 (7.84%) Selenium
8 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (3.92%) Gradle
9 2 (3.92%) IntelliJ
9 2 (3.92%) Jasmine
9 2 (3.92%) JProfiler
10 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.84%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Local Government
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (84.31%) Developer
2 18 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 13 (25.49%) UI Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Web Developer
5 8 (15.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (13.73%) HTML Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (11.76%) PHP Developer
8 5 (9.80%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Architect
9 4 (7.84%) Java Architect
10 3 (5.88%) Agile Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Java Technical Architect
10 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Specialist
10 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
11 2 (3.92%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (90.20%) HTML
2 35 (68.63%) jQuery
3 26 (50.98%) HTML5
4 22 (43.14%) Ajax
5 21 (41.18%) JSON
6 20 (39.22%) CSS3
7 19 (37.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (35.29%) AngularJS
9 15 (29.41%) J2EE
10 14 (27.45%) JSF
11 12 (23.53%) Java EE
11 12 (23.53%) Web Services
12 11 (21.57%) JSP
12 11 (21.57%) Spring
13 10 (19.61%) REST
13 10 (19.61%) RichFaces
14 9 (17.65%) Backbone.js
15 8 (15.69%) JBoss Seam
15 8 (15.69%) Node.js
15 8 (15.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (1.96%) EPoS
2 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) E-Commerce
3 12 (23.53%) Front End Development
3 12 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 10 (19.61%) Web Development
5 9 (17.65%) TDD
6 8 (15.69%) BDD
7 7 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (13.73%) MVC
7 7 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
8 6 (11.76%) OO
8 6 (11.76%) Performance Optimisation
8 6 (11.76%) Scrum
9 5 (9.80%) SDLC
9 5 (9.80%) SOA
9 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
10 4 (7.84%) Microservices
10 4 (7.84%) SOLID
11 3 (5.88%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 50 (98.04%) JavaScript
2 23 (45.10%) Java
3 11 (21.57%) PHP
4 8 (15.69%) SQL
5 7 (13.73%) C#
6 6 (11.76%) VBScript
7 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
8 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
9 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) OCMJD
2 3 (5.88%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.96%) HND
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) Perforce
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.88%) Sun
4 3 (5.88%) Twitter
5 1 (1.96%) Endeca
5 1 (1.96%) Google
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £250.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago