The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 27 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS 17 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.50% 4.46% 4.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.28% 25.00% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 8
Average daily rate
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£300 £318 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +3.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £196 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £385 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £296 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.48% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
93 36 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 24.60% 17.82% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 19 56
Average daily rate £300 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £26.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.57% -23.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
CSS
North East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -4 17 £300 -5.51% 41
North Shields - - - -
South Shields - - - -
Sunderland - - - - 2
Gateshead - - - - 3
CSS
North East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 47 (100.00%) HTML
2 35 (74.47%) JavaScript
3 27 (57.45%) HTML5
4 25 (53.19%) Java
5 19 (40.43%) CSS3
5 19 (40.43%) jQuery
6 18 (38.30%) Oracle
7 16 (34.04%) JBoss
8 15 (31.91%) Maven
9 14 (29.79%) Spring
9 14 (29.79%) .NET
10 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET
11 12 (25.53%) XML
12 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
13 10 (21.28%) Scala
13 10 (21.28%) Oracle Fusion
13 10 (21.28%) Mule
13 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
13 10 (21.28%) WSO2
13 10 (21.28%) Play Framework
13 10 (21.28%) Adobe
13 10 (21.28%) Middleware
13 10 (21.28%) Subversion
13 10 (21.28%) XSLT
13 10 (21.28%) SQL
14 9 (19.15%) Ajax
14 9 (19.15%) LiveCycle
15 8 (17.02%) REST
15 8 (17.02%) PHP
16 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 10 (21.28%) Mule
2 9 (19.15%) LiveCycle
3 7 (14.89%) Drupal
4 5 (10.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
5 4 (8.51%) WordPress
6 3 (6.38%) Apache
7 1 (2.13%) IIS
7 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Intranet
2 3 (6.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Maven
2 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
3 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
3 10 (21.28%) Subversion
4 6 (12.77%) JUnit
5 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
5 5 (10.64%) Hudson
6 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
1 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (89.36%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Web Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Software Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Applications Developer
6 5 (10.64%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (8.51%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Drupal Developer
9 1 (2.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.13%) WordPress Developer
9 1 (2.13%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Applications Consultant
9 1 (2.13%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) HTML
2 27 (57.45%) HTML5
3 19 (40.43%) jQuery
3 19 (40.43%) CSS3
4 14 (29.79%) .NET
4 14 (29.79%) Spring
5 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET
6 12 (25.53%) XML
7 10 (21.28%) XSLT
7 10 (21.28%) Middleware
7 10 (21.28%) Oracle Fusion
7 10 (21.28%) Play Framework
8 9 (19.15%) Ajax
9 8 (17.02%) REST
10 7 (14.89%) JSON
11 5 (10.64%) JMS
11 5 (10.64%) Apache CXF
11 5 (10.64%) JPA
12 4 (8.51%) Web Services
13 3 (6.38%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) GIS
2 3 (6.38%) Open Source
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Android
1 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
2 5 (10.64%) MVC
2 5 (10.64%) TDD
3 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
3 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (6.38%) Web Development
4 3 (6.38%) Release Management
4 3 (6.38%) Web Design
5 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.26%) Scrum
6 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.13%) SOA
6 1 (2.13%) Content Management
6 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) JavaScript
2 25 (53.19%) Java
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) Scala
4 8 (17.02%) PHP
5 4 (8.51%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle
2 16 (34.04%) JBoss
3 10 (21.28%) Adobe
3 10 (21.28%) WSO2
4 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) Lotus
5 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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