The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank - 9 7
Contract jobs citing CSS 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford - 12.50% 11.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 30.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate - £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
CSS
Manchester

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 Salford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 60.00% 41.67% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 10
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Salford region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Salford

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Salford region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Scrum
4 6 (66.67%) TDD
4 6 (66.67%) Subversion
4 6 (66.67%) OOP
4 6 (66.67%) HTML5
5 5 (55.56%) Project Management
6 4 (44.44%) Internet
6 4 (44.44%) Java
6 4 (44.44%) Web Services
6 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
6 4 (44.44%) JSON
6 4 (44.44%) Android
6 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 4 (44.44%) REST
6 4 (44.44%) CSS3
7 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
7 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
7 3 (33.33%) Objective-C
7 3 (33.33%) Degree
7 3 (33.33%) OO
8 2 (22.22%) XHTML
8 2 (22.22%) Animation
8 2 (22.22%) Streaming Video
8 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 2 (22.22%) WordPress
8 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 2 (22.22%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
3 2 (22.22%) JsTestDriver
3 2 (22.22%) QUnit
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Android Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Android Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior UI Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior UI/UX Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior UX Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) UI Designer
3 1 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) XHTML
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Animation
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Streaming Video
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) OOP
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
5 3 (33.33%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) Android Development
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
6 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Competitor Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 1 (11.11%) RUP
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Use Case
7 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle