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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing CSS 53 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.67% 2.88% 8.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.99% 10.29% 35.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 3 12
Average daily rate
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£361 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.41% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £320 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
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
171 68 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.20% 27.98% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 35 31
Average daily rate £360 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £201 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Average hourly rate £24.66 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +11 47 £375 +25.00% 17
Sunderland +3 5 £225 - 1
Gateshead - - - - 5
North Shields - - - - 1
CSS
North East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 117 (96.69%) HTML
2 83 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (42.98%) JavaScript
4 49 (40.50%) Java
5 46 (38.02%) HTML5
6 45 (37.19%) CSS3
6 45 (37.19%) Ajax
7 39 (32.23%) User Experience
7 39 (32.23%) Scala
8 36 (29.75%) REST
8 36 (29.75%) JSON
9 35 (28.93%) C#
10 34 (28.10%) Python
10 34 (28.10%) Ruby
11 31 (25.62%) Rapid Prototyping
11 31 (25.62%) Web Design
12 28 (23.14%) Web Development
13 23 (19.01%) Automated Testing
13 23 (19.01%) Git (software)
13 23 (19.01%) RESTful
14 21 (17.36%) Subversion
14 21 (17.36%) Linux
15 20 (16.53%) UNIX
15 20 (16.53%) jQuery
15 20 (16.53%) Relational Database
16 19 (15.70%) Responsive Web Design
16 19 (15.70%) Scrum
16 19 (15.70%) Configuration Management
16 19 (15.70%) Mac OS X
17 17 (14.05%) HTTP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (5.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.31%) JBoss
3 4 (3.31%) WordPress
4 3 (2.48%) Confluence
4 3 (2.48%) Apache
4 3 (2.48%) CMS
4 3 (2.48%) Drupal
5 2 (1.65%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.83%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Photoshop
1 9 (7.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.31%) MS Office
3 3 (2.48%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.83%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) Office 365
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.05%) HTTP
2 2 (1.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.53%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.13%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.65%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.83%) MySQL
6 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (19.01%) Git (software)
2 21 (17.36%) Subversion
3 10 (8.26%) Axure RP
4 7 (5.79%) JUnit
5 4 (3.31%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.31%) JIRA
6 3 (2.48%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.65%) Hudson
7 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.65%) Maven
8 1 (0.83%) Selenium
General
1 3 (2.48%) Electronics
2 2 (1.65%) Military
2 2 (1.65%) Finance
2 2 (1.65%) Marketing
3 1 (0.83%) Law
3 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.83%) Publishing
3 1 (0.83%) Banking
3 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (59.50%) Developer
2 34 (28.10%) Designer
3 29 (23.97%) UX Designer
4 17 (14.05%) Senior Developer
5 13 (10.74%) Java Developer
6 10 (8.26%) Web Developer
7 9 (7.44%) Scala Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (4.13%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.31%) .NET Developer
11 3 (2.48%) UI Designer
11 3 (2.48%) Web Content Developer
12 2 (1.65%) Web Designer
12 2 (1.65%) Senior Web Developer
12 2 (1.65%) Senior Java Developer
12 2 (1.65%) Interface Designer
13 1 (0.83%) Programmer
13 1 (0.83%) Consultant
13 1 (0.83%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (96.69%) HTML
2 46 (38.02%) HTML5
3 45 (37.19%) Ajax
3 45 (37.19%) CSS3
4 36 (29.75%) JSON
4 36 (29.75%) REST
5 23 (19.01%) RESTful
6 20 (16.53%) jQuery
7 16 (13.22%) .NET
8 13 (10.74%) ASP.NET
9 10 (8.26%) Spring
10 8 (6.61%) XML
11 7 (5.79%) Web Services
11 7 (5.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (4.13%) AngularJS
13 4 (3.31%) Spring MVC
14 3 (2.48%) Django
14 3 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (2.48%) Guice
14 3 (2.48%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (32.23%) User Experience
2 16 (13.22%) Visualisation
3 15 (12.40%) Mobile App
4 9 (7.44%) Graphic Design
5 7 (5.79%) Open Source
6 5 (4.13%) W3C
7 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.65%) GIS
9 1 (0.83%) DTV
9 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.36%) Linux
2 20 (16.53%) UNIX
3 19 (15.70%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.65%) Android
4 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (25.62%) Web Design
2 31 (25.62%) Rapid Prototyping
3 28 (23.14%) Web Development
4 23 (19.01%) Automated Testing
5 19 (15.70%) Scrum
5 19 (15.70%) Configuration Management
5 19 (15.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (11.57%) Customer Insight
6 14 (11.57%) Mentoring
7 13 (10.74%) Line Management
8 12 (9.92%) MVC
9 11 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (9.09%) Usability Testing
10 9 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.79%) TDD
12 6 (4.96%) Web Application Development
13 3 (2.48%) OWASP
13 3 (2.48%) Unit Testing
13 3 (2.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 52 (42.98%) JavaScript
2 49 (40.50%) Java
3 39 (32.23%) Scala
4 35 (28.93%) C#
5 34 (28.10%) Python
5 34 (28.10%) Ruby
6 7 (5.79%) SQL
7 5 (4.13%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (11.57%) Degree
2 11 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (7.44%) Adobe
2 7 (5.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.48%) Google
4 2 (1.65%) Lotus
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle
5 1 (0.83%) SAP
5 1 (0.83%) Twitter
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