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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing CSS 61 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.60% 5.06% 4.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.80% 19.57% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 15 5
Average daily rate
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£388 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £232 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £325 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
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
186 92 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.23% 25.84% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 64 18
Average daily rate £393 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +227.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +4 49 £400 +33.33% 24
Sunderland - 10 £270 -
CSS
North East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 89 (98.89%) HTML
2 53 (58.89%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 39 (43.33%) User Experience
4 34 (37.78%) Mobile App
5 33 (36.67%) Rapid Prototyping
6 32 (35.56%) jQuery
7 29 (32.22%) Degree
8 22 (24.44%) Web Design
9 18 (20.00%) Customer Insight
10 17 (18.89%) Java
10 17 (18.89%) .NET
11 16 (17.78%) C#
12 14 (15.56%) MVC
13 13 (14.44%) TDD
13 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
13 13 (14.44%) HTML5
14 12 (13.33%) AngularJS
15 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET
15 11 (12.22%) Web Services
15 11 (12.22%) Web Development
16 10 (11.11%) XML
17 9 (10.00%) Ajax
17 9 (10.00%) Git (software)
18 8 (8.89%) Responsive Web Design
18 8 (8.89%) Spring
18 8 (8.89%) Linux
19 7 (7.78%) Configuration Management
19 7 (7.78%) Subversion
19 7 (7.78%) Ruby

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.22%) JBoss
2 2 (2.22%) Apache
2 2 (2.22%) CMS
2 2 (2.22%) Node.js
3 1 (1.11%) Zope
3 1 (1.11%) Plone
3 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.11%) nginx
3 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.33%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.11%) DNS
2 1 (1.11%) SSL
2 1 (1.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.56%) MySQL
2 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.11%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.78%) Subversion
3 3 (3.33%) JUnit
4 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.11%) Maven
5 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.11%) RSpec
5 1 (1.11%) Hudson
5 1 (1.11%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.11%) Retail
2 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (50.00%) Developer
2 36 (40.00%) UX Designer
2 36 (40.00%) Designer
3 14 (15.56%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Scala Developer
8 3 (3.33%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.22%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.22%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.22%) PHP Developer
9 2 (2.22%) Architect
10 1 (1.11%) Digital Architect
10 1 (1.11%) Senior Digital Architect
10 1 (1.11%) AWS Developer
10 1 (1.11%) Digital Technical Architect
10 1 (1.11%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
10 1 (1.11%) Senior Architect
10 1 (1.11%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (98.89%) HTML
2 32 (35.56%) jQuery
3 17 (18.89%) .NET
4 13 (14.44%) HTML5
5 12 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET
6 11 (12.22%) Web Services
7 10 (11.11%) XML
8 9 (10.00%) Ajax
9 8 (8.89%) Spring
10 7 (7.78%) .NET Framework
10 7 (7.78%) JSON
10 7 (7.78%) Entity Framework
10 7 (7.78%) CSS3
11 5 (5.56%) Backbone.js
11 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (5.56%) Hibernate
11 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (4.44%) JPA
12 4 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 39 (43.33%) User Experience
2 34 (37.78%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.44%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.22%) Social Media
6 1 (1.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Linux
2 6 (6.67%) Mac OS X
2 6 (6.67%) UNIX
3 3 (3.33%) Windows
4 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.22%) Android
5 1 (1.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (58.89%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.67%) Rapid Prototyping
3 22 (24.44%) Web Design
4 18 (20.00%) Customer Insight
5 14 (15.56%) MVC
6 13 (14.44%) TDD
7 11 (12.22%) Web Development
8 8 (8.89%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (7.78%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.67%) Web Application Development
11 5 (5.56%) Scrum
12 4 (4.44%) OOP
12 4 (4.44%) OO
13 3 (3.33%) E-Commerce
13 3 (3.33%) SOA
13 3 (3.33%) SDLC
14 2 (2.22%) Android Development
14 2 (2.22%) Open Source
14 2 (2.22%) MVVM
14 2 (2.22%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 17 (18.89%) Java
3 16 (17.78%) C#
4 7 (7.78%) Ruby
4 7 (7.78%) Scala
5 5 (5.56%) Python
6 4 (4.44%) PHP
6 4 (4.44%) SQL
7 2 (2.22%) VB
8 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.11%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.11%) Perl
8 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.11%) XPath
8 1 (1.11%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (32.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) MCP
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) qmail
1 1 (1.11%) Postfix
1 1 (1.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Puppet
1 1 (1.11%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.11%) Ansible
1 1 (1.11%) systemd
Vendors
1 4 (4.44%) Oracle
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.11%) IBM
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