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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 6 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 15 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 34.09% 8.33% 12.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 20.00% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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 £22.60 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-38.07% +14.06%
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
30 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 68.18% 41.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 9
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Salford region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 April 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 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Node.js
4 10 (58.82%) TDD
4 10 (58.82%) PHP
4 10 (58.82%) React
4 10 (58.82%) BDD
5 7 (41.18%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) User Experience
7 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
8 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) C#
8 1 (5.88%) Java
8 1 (5.88%) Games
8 1 (5.88%) Scrum
8 1 (5.88%) .NET
8 1 (5.88%) XML
8 1 (5.88%) OO
8 1 (5.88%) RUP
8 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
8 1 (5.88%) Project Management
8 1 (5.88%) Scala
8 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
8 1 (5.88%) HTML5
8 1 (5.88%) CSS3
8 1 (5.88%) User Stories
8 1 (5.88%) Competitor Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
8 1 (5.88%) Degree

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 11 (64.71%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (52.94%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (23.53%) UX Developer
5 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior UI Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior UI/UX Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior UX Designer
6 1 (5.88%) UI Designer
6 1 (5.88%) UI/UX Designer
6 1 (5.88%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) React
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) BDD
2 10 (58.82%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.88%) Competitor Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) RUP
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Use Case
4 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree