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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 54 14 28
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +14
Contract jobs citing CSS 59 65 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.66% 8.90% 4.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.30% 33.51% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 42 14
Median daily rate £400 £383 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £266 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.32% +4.28%
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
277 194 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 21.86% 26.58% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 118 61
Median daily rate £375 £380 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £264 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 0 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 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
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -40 52 £400 - 19
Sunderland -5 6 £319 +18.05%
CSS
North East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for CSS.

1 103 (88.79%) HTML
2 92 (79.31%) JavaScript
3 72 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (47.41%) HTML5
5 47 (40.52%) AngularJS
6 46 (39.66%) Java
7 43 (37.07%) MVC
8 39 (33.62%) .NET
8 39 (33.62%) Git (software)
9 37 (31.90%) CSS3
10 36 (31.03%) Node.js
11 34 (29.31%) C#
11 34 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (28.45%) TDD
13 30 (25.86%) Web Development
13 30 (25.86%) ASP.NET
14 29 (25.00%) User Experience
15 28 (24.14%) jQuery
16 21 (18.10%) Software Engineering
17 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
18 18 (15.52%) BDD
18 18 (15.52%) Microservices
18 18 (15.52%) Express
19 17 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (14.66%) Web Services
19 17 (14.66%) Front End Development
20 16 (13.79%) EJS
20 16 (13.79%) Data Management
20 16 (13.79%) Subversion
21 15 (12.93%) GitLab

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.34%) IIS
2 8 (6.90%) ArcGIS
3 6 (5.17%) CMS
4 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.59%) Confluence
6 3 (2.59%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.59%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.72%) Apache
7 2 (1.72%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.72%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.86%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.86%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.86%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.86%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.31%) GitHub
3 3 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.76%) Internet
2 6 (5.17%) HTTP
3 1 (0.86%) DNS
3 1 (0.86%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.86%) Network Security
3 1 (0.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.76%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.90%) GIS
4 7 (6.03%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.59%) MySQL
7 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.72%) Big Data
8 2 (1.72%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.86%) Redis
9 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 39 (33.62%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.79%) Subversion
3 15 (12.93%) GitLab
3 15 (12.93%) gulp
4 14 (12.07%) Jenkins
5 13 (11.21%) Protractor
6 10 (8.62%) Grunt
6 10 (8.62%) Visual Studio
7 9 (7.76%) Maven
8 7 (6.03%) webpack
9 6 (5.17%) JIRA
10 5 (4.31%) JUnit
10 5 (4.31%) Mercurial
11 4 (3.45%) Jasmine
11 4 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (2.59%) Bower
12 3 (2.59%) Eclipse
12 3 (2.59%) Selenium
13 2 (1.72%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.72%) Mocha
General
1 14 (12.07%) Finance
2 2 (1.72%) Advertising
2 2 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (78.45%) Developer
2 25 (21.55%) Java Developer
3 17 (14.66%) Designer
4 16 (13.79%) Web Developer
5 15 (12.93%) C# Developer
5 15 (12.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 15 (12.93%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (12.93%) UX Designer
6 11 (9.48%) .NET Developer
7 10 (8.62%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.76%) Digital Designer
9 8 (6.90%) Digital UX Designer
9 8 (6.90%) Xamarin Developer
10 7 (6.03%) Angular Developer
10 7 (6.03%) HTML CSS Developer
10 7 (6.03%) HTML Developer
10 7 (6.03%) Scala Developer
11 6 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (5.17%) Software Engineer
12 5 (4.31%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (88.79%) HTML
2 55 (47.41%) HTML5
3 47 (40.52%) AngularJS
4 39 (33.62%) .NET
5 37 (31.90%) CSS3
6 36 (31.03%) Node.js
7 30 (25.86%) ASP.NET
8 28 (24.14%) jQuery
9 18 (15.52%) Express
10 17 (14.66%) Web Services
11 16 (13.79%) EJS
12 14 (12.07%) Ajax
12 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (12.07%) D3.js
12 14 (12.07%) RESTful
13 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (11.21%) Spring
14 10 (8.62%) .NET Framework
15 9 (7.76%) Entity Framework
15 9 (7.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.00%) User Experience
2 17 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.62%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.72%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.86%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.86%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.48%) Linux
2 7 (6.03%) Mac OS X
2 7 (6.03%) Unix
3 6 (5.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (37.07%) MVC
3 34 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (28.45%) TDD
5 30 (25.86%) Web Development
6 21 (18.10%) Software Engineering
7 18 (15.52%) BDD
7 18 (15.52%) Microservices
8 17 (14.66%) Front End Development
9 16 (13.79%) Data Management
10 13 (11.21%) Asynchronous Programming
10 13 (11.21%) Scrum
10 13 (11.21%) Test Scripting
10 13 (11.21%) Unit Testing
11 12 (10.34%) Open Source
11 12 (10.34%) Web Design
12 10 (8.62%) OO
12 10 (8.62%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (7.76%) Configuration Management
13 9 (7.76%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 92 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 46 (39.66%) Java
3 34 (29.31%) C#
4 13 (11.21%) SQL
5 11 (9.48%) Scala
6 10 (8.62%) VB
7 6 (5.17%) Python
8 5 (4.31%) Clojure
8 5 (4.31%) Groovy
9 4 (3.45%) FQL
9 4 (3.45%) PHP
9 4 (3.45%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.45%) Ruby
10 3 (2.59%) ES6
10 3 (2.59%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.72%) C++
11 2 (1.72%) Go
11 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.86%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (9.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (4.31%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.86%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.72%) Docker
3 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.86%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) Kibana
2 3 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.59%) Puppet
3 2 (1.72%) Ansible
3 2 (1.72%) logstash
3 2 (1.72%) Salt
4 1 (0.86%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (9.48%) Oracle
2 10 (8.62%) Tableau
3 9 (7.76%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.45%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.72%) Google
6 1 (0.86%) Adobe
6 1 (0.86%) New Relic
6 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.86%) Siebel
6 1 (0.86%) Spiceworks
6 1 (0.86%) VMware