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 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 15 9 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +30
Contract jobs citing CSS 73 41 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.14% 10.59% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.06% 38.68% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 5
Average daily rate £420 £383 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +39.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £475 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +18.18%
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
235 106 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 32.64% 27.39% 23.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 79 46
Average daily rate £375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
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 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 5 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

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

CSS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 66 £425 +11.11% 30
Sunderland +6 3 - -
Wallsend - 1 £325 - 2
CSS
North East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 161 (99.38%) HTML
2 124 (76.54%) JavaScript
3 91 (56.17%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (45.06%) Java
5 67 (41.36%) HTML5
6 57 (35.19%) jQuery
6 57 (35.19%) .NET
7 50 (30.86%) Linux
8 44 (27.16%) C#
9 41 (25.31%) SQL Server
10 39 (24.07%) Web Design
11 36 (22.22%) TDD
12 34 (20.99%) Unix
13 29 (17.90%) XHTML
13 29 (17.90%) SQL
14 28 (17.28%) Spring
15 27 (16.67%) Open Source
15 27 (16.67%) CSS3
16 26 (16.05%) Ruby
16 26 (16.05%) Oracle
16 26 (16.05%) Mac OS X
16 26 (16.05%) MVC
17 25 (15.43%) Node.js
17 25 (15.43%) AngularJS
18 24 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
18 24 (14.81%) Git (software)
18 24 (14.81%) CMS
18 24 (14.81%) Python
18 24 (14.81%) VB
19 23 (14.20%) Web Development

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (15.43%) Node.js
2 24 (14.81%) CMS
3 10 (6.17%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.94%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.32%) Apache
5 7 (4.32%) Drupal
6 5 (3.09%) ArcGIS
7 3 (1.85%) IIS
8 2 (1.23%) Confluence
8 2 (1.23%) JBoss
8 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (4.94%) MS Excel
1 8 (4.94%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.09%) MS Office
3 4 (2.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.23%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Magento
2 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.94%) GitHub
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.73%) HTTP
2 14 (8.64%) 3G
2 14 (8.64%) 4G
2 14 (8.64%) FTP
2 14 (8.64%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (7.41%) SSH
4 11 (6.79%) Internet
5 5 (3.09%) Intranet
6 2 (1.23%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.23%) SSL
7 1 (0.62%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (25.31%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.35%) NoSQL
3 19 (11.73%) MongoDB
3 19 (11.73%) MySQL
4 11 (6.79%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (4.32%) GIS
6 7 (4.32%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.62%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 24 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 23 (14.20%) Subversion
3 8 (4.94%) GitLab
3 8 (4.94%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.47%) JUnit
4 4 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.85%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (1.23%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.23%) JIRA
7 1 (0.62%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.62%) Maven
7 1 (0.62%) Selenium
7 1 (0.62%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 15 (9.26%) Finance
2 2 (1.23%) Banking
2 2 (1.23%) Games
2 2 (1.23%) German Language
3 1 (0.62%) Advertising
3 1 (0.62%) Publishing
3 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 131 (80.86%) Developer
2 47 (29.01%) Java Developer
3 18 (11.11%) Architect
3 18 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 14 (8.64%) Designer
5 11 (6.79%) Digital Developer
5 11 (6.79%) HTML CSS Developer
5 11 (6.79%) HTML Developer
5 11 (6.79%) Software Developer
6 10 (6.17%) C# Developer
6 10 (6.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (6.17%) Scala Developer
7 9 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 9 (5.56%) UX Designer
8 8 (4.94%) Enterprise Architect
8 8 (4.94%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.32%) Agile Developer
9 7 (4.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (4.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (3.09%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (99.38%) HTML
2 67 (41.36%) HTML5
3 57 (35.19%) .NET
3 57 (35.19%) jQuery
4 29 (17.90%) XHTML
5 28 (17.28%) Spring
6 27 (16.67%) CSS3
7 25 (15.43%) AngularJS
8 22 (13.58%) ASP.NET
9 21 (12.96%) JSON
10 20 (12.35%) RESTful
11 19 (11.73%) XML
12 17 (10.49%) Hibernate
13 15 (9.26%) RSS
14 12 (7.41%) Ajax
14 12 (7.41%) Web Services
15 11 (6.79%) JSP
15 11 (6.79%) REST
16 10 (6.17%) JPA
16 10 (6.17%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.73%) User Experience
2 15 (9.26%) Social Media
3 11 (6.79%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.94%) Visualisation
5 7 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.09%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.47%) Blog
8 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.23%) Online Games
9 1 (0.62%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.62%) NHS
9 1 (0.62%) PKI
9 1 (0.62%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 50 (30.86%) Linux
2 34 (20.99%) Unix
3 26 (16.05%) Mac OS X
4 15 (9.26%) Mac OS
5 5 (3.09%) Windows
5 5 (3.09%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (56.17%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (24.07%) Web Design
3 36 (22.22%) TDD
4 27 (16.67%) Open Source
5 26 (16.05%) MVC
6 24 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
7 23 (14.20%) Web Development
8 22 (13.58%) Content Management
9 18 (11.11%) BDD
10 17 (10.49%) SEO
11 15 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (9.26%) SDLC
12 14 (8.64%) Configuration Management
13 13 (8.02%) Scrum
14 12 (7.41%) Analytics
15 10 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (6.17%) E-Commerce
15 10 (6.17%) Front End Development
15 10 (6.17%) Pair Programming
16 9 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 124 (76.54%) JavaScript
2 73 (45.06%) Java
3 44 (27.16%) C#
4 29 (17.90%) SQL
5 26 (16.05%) Ruby
6 24 (14.81%) Python
6 24 (14.81%) VB
7 20 (12.35%) PHP
8 16 (9.88%) ActionScript
9 15 (9.26%) Scala
10 12 (7.41%) C++
11 7 (4.32%) PowerShell
12 5 (3.09%) VBA
13 4 (2.47%) C
13 4 (2.47%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.47%) VBScript
14 3 (1.85%) FQL
15 2 (1.23%) XPath
16 1 (0.62%) ABAP
16 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.17%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) HL7
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.62%) Docker
2 1 (0.62%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (16.05%) Oracle
2 9 (5.56%) Tableau
3 8 (4.94%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.70%) Adobe
5 4 (2.47%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.85%) OpenText
6 3 (1.85%) Vignette
7 2 (1.23%) HP
7 2 (1.23%) Twitter
7 2 (1.23%) VMware
8 1 (0.62%) Google
8 1 (0.62%) SAP
8 1 (0.62%) Xamarin
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