The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing CSS 38 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.74% 4.59% 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.23% 29.41% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 5 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £318 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £196 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £366
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
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
130 34 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.89% 15.60% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 18 45
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £87.50 £11.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+695.45% -16.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 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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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
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 38 £350 +10.23% 34
North Shields - - - -
South Shields - - - -
Sunderland - - - -
Gateshead - - - - 2
CSS
North East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 60 (100.00%) HTML
2 35 (58.33%) HTML5
3 32 (53.33%) Java
4 31 (51.67%) CSS3
5 30 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 22 (36.67%) REST
7 18 (30.00%) Ajax
8 17 (28.33%) .NET
9 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET
10 15 (25.00%) JSON
10 15 (25.00%) jQuery
11 14 (23.33%) C#
12 13 (21.67%) Scala
13 12 (20.00%) Python
13 12 (20.00%) Ruby
14 11 (18.33%) Spring
14 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (16.67%) JBoss
16 8 (13.33%) Web Design
16 8 (13.33%) Maven
17 7 (11.67%) Automated Testing
17 7 (11.67%) MVC
17 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
17 7 (11.67%) Rapid Prototyping
17 7 (11.67%) Office 365
17 7 (11.67%) SharePoint 2013
18 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
18 6 (10.00%) Web Development
18 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
18 6 (10.00%) JUnit

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
1 7 (11.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (6.67%) WordPress
3 3 (5.00%) CMS
3 3 (5.00%) Apache
3 3 (5.00%) LiveCycle
3 3 (5.00%) Mule
3 3 (5.00%) Drupal
4 2 (3.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Maven
2 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.00%) JUnit
3 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 5 (8.33%) Hudson
4 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.00%) Subversion
5 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.67%) Finance
1 1 (1.67%) Law
1 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Web Developer
3 7 (11.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Designer
4 6 (10.00%) User Experience Designer
4 6 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Web Content Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Scala Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (1.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (1.67%) C# Developer
8 1 (1.67%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (1.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (1.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (1.67%) Head of User Experience
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) HTML
2 35 (58.33%) HTML5
3 31 (51.67%) CSS3
4 22 (36.67%) REST
5 18 (30.00%) Ajax
6 17 (28.33%) .NET
7 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET
8 15 (25.00%) JSON
8 15 (25.00%) jQuery
9 11 (18.33%) Spring
10 5 (8.33%) JMS
10 5 (8.33%) XML
10 5 (8.33%) Apache CXF
10 5 (8.33%) JPA
10 5 (8.33%) RESTful
11 3 (5.00%) Middleware
11 3 (5.00%) SOAP
11 3 (5.00%) XSLT
11 3 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) GIS
2 4 (6.67%) Open Source
3 3 (5.00%) W3C
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.33%) Web Design
3 7 (11.67%) Automated Testing
3 7 (11.67%) MVC
3 7 (11.67%) Rapid Prototyping
4 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (10.00%) Web Development
4 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (10.00%) Scrum
5 5 (8.33%) TDD
6 4 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.00%) Release Management
8 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.67%) Content Management
9 1 (1.67%) SOA
9 1 (1.67%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.67%) Market Research
9 1 (1.67%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.67%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) Java
2 30 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (23.33%) C#
4 13 (21.67%) Scala
5 12 (20.00%) Python
5 12 (20.00%) Ruby
6 6 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) JBoss
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle
4 3 (5.00%) Adobe
4 3 (5.00%) WSO2
5 2 (3.33%) Lotus
6 1 (1.67%) Twitter
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