The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 3 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing CSS 15 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 38.46% 14.29% 5.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 68.18% 100.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 0
Average daily rate £369 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.83% -
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 £31.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +18.18%
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 Stockport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 56.41% 14.29% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 13
Average daily rate £370 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 21 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (80.95%) HTML5
3 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (61.90%) CSS3
4 13 (61.90%) AngularJS
5 12 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 12 (57.14%) EPiServer
5 12 (57.14%) CMS
5 12 (57.14%) Scrum
5 12 (57.14%) C#
5 12 (57.14%) .NET
6 10 (47.62%) MVC
6 10 (47.62%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (47.62%) Sitecore
6 10 (47.62%) OWASP
6 10 (47.62%) WCAG
6 10 (47.62%) Web Testing
6 10 (47.62%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (47.62%) BDD
6 10 (47.62%) SpecFlow
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
8 7 (33.33%) Process Management
8 7 (33.33%) Front End Development
9 5 (23.81%) Capita
10 4 (19.05%) Web Design
10 4 (19.05%) OO
10 4 (19.05%) User Experience
11 3 (14.29%) Web Services

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 12 (57.14%) CMS
2 10 (47.62%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (9.52%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.76%) FishEye
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) .NET Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Agile C# Developer
5 5 (23.81%) C# Developer
5 5 (23.81%) HTML Developer
6 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (14.29%) Angular Developer
7 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
7 3 (14.29%) Technical Leader
7 3 (14.29%) UX Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Consultant
8 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
8 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (9.52%) Technical Developer
8 2 (9.52%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (80.95%) HTML5
3 13 (61.90%) AngularJS
3 13 (61.90%) CSS3
4 12 (57.14%) .NET
4 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
6 2 (9.52%) WCF
6 2 (9.52%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) Java EE
7 1 (4.76%) React
7 1 (4.76%) REST
7 1 (4.76%) RESTful
7 1 (4.76%) Sass
7 1 (4.76%) Swing
7 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (19.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Scrum
3 10 (47.62%) BDD
3 10 (47.62%) MVC
3 10 (47.62%) OWASP
3 10 (47.62%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (47.62%) Web Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 7 (33.33%) Process Management
5 4 (19.05%) OO
5 4 (19.05%) Web Design
6 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) OO PHP
8 1 (4.76%) Change Management
8 1 (4.76%) Content Management
8 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.76%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) EPiServer
2 10 (47.62%) Sitecore
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) Capita
5 1 (4.76%) Adobe