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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 10 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Contract jobs citing CSS 66 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.87% 6.38% 3.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.82% 32.43% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 5 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
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 £34.50 £32.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+6.97% +13.15%
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
170 37 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.71% 19.68% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 20 43
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £310 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £13.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 15 September 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 15 September 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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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 £375 +15.38% 41
North Shields - - - -
South Shields - - - -
Sunderland - - - -
Gateshead - - - - 3
CSS
North East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 84 (100.00%) HTML
2 58 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (54.76%) HTML5
4 43 (51.19%) JavaScript
5 42 (50.00%) Java
5 42 (50.00%) CSS3
6 33 (39.29%) REST
7 31 (36.90%) Ajax
8 27 (32.14%) JSON
8 27 (32.14%) Scala
9 24 (28.57%) Ruby
9 24 (28.57%) Python
10 22 (26.19%) C#
10 22 (26.19%) Web Design
11 18 (21.43%) Web Development
12 17 (20.24%) Automated Testing
12 17 (20.24%) RESTful
12 17 (20.24%) Git (software)
12 17 (20.24%) Rapid Prototyping
12 17 (20.24%) Configuration Management
12 17 (20.24%) User Experience
13 16 (19.05%) Scrum
13 16 (19.05%) jQuery
14 15 (17.86%) Subversion
15 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET
15 14 (16.67%) .NET
16 13 (15.48%) UNIX
16 13 (15.48%) Linux
16 13 (15.48%) Mac OS X
16 13 (15.48%) Responsive Web Design

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 8 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (4.76%) Apache
2 4 (4.76%) WordPress
3 3 (3.57%) IBM Notes
3 3 (3.57%) CMS
3 3 (3.57%) Drupal
4 2 (2.38%) Mule
4 2 (2.38%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Office
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.90%) HTTP
2 3 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (20.24%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.86%) Subversion
3 7 (8.33%) Maven
3 7 (8.33%) JUnit
3 7 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.95%) Eclipse
4 5 (5.95%) Hudson
5 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.19%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.19%) Finance
1 1 (1.19%) Law
1 1 (1.19%) Publishing
1 1 (1.19%) Banking
1 1 (1.19%) Multimedia
1 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (77.38%) Developer
2 12 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 11 (13.10%) User Experience Designer
3 11 (13.10%) Designer
4 10 (11.90%) Web Developer
4 10 (11.90%) Java Developer
5 8 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (3.57%) Lead Developer
6 3 (3.57%) Web Content Developer
6 3 (3.57%) Scala Developer
7 2 (2.38%) Applications Developer
7 2 (2.38%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.38%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.38%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (1.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (1.19%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (100.00%) HTML
2 46 (54.76%) HTML5
3 42 (50.00%) CSS3
4 33 (39.29%) REST
5 31 (36.90%) Ajax
6 27 (32.14%) JSON
7 17 (20.24%) RESTful
8 16 (19.05%) jQuery
9 14 (16.67%) .NET
9 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 12 (14.29%) Spring
11 5 (5.95%) Apache CXF
11 5 (5.95%) XML
11 5 (5.95%) JPA
11 5 (5.95%) JMS
12 3 (3.57%) Java EE
12 3 (3.57%) SOAP
12 3 (3.57%) Web Services
12 3 (3.57%) J2EE
12 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) User Experience
2 12 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.95%) GIS
3 5 (5.95%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.76%) Open Source
5 3 (3.57%) W3C
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.48%) UNIX
1 13 (15.48%) Linux
1 13 (15.48%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.38%) Android
2 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.19%) Web Design
3 18 (21.43%) Web Development
4 17 (20.24%) Rapid Prototyping
4 17 (20.24%) Automated Testing
4 17 (20.24%) Configuration Management
5 16 (19.05%) Scrum
6 13 (15.48%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (13.10%) Line Management
7 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
8 9 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (10.71%) MVC
9 7 (8.33%) Usability Testing
9 7 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.14%) TDD
11 4 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.76%) Customer Insight
12 3 (3.57%) Release Management
13 2 (2.38%) Software Engineering
13 2 (2.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 43 (51.19%) JavaScript
2 42 (50.00%) Java
3 27 (32.14%) Scala
4 24 (28.57%) Python
4 24 (28.57%) Ruby
5 22 (26.19%) C#
6 5 (5.95%) SQL
7 2 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (10.71%) JBoss
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle
4 3 (3.57%) Lotus
5 2 (2.38%) Adobe
5 2 (2.38%) WSO2
6 1 (1.19%) Twitter
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