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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 9 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 110 38 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.56% 8.96% 5.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.90% 28.79% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 31 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +15.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £616 £500 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
245 132 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.21% 31.13% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 96 19
Average daily rate £445 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £87.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +695.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 97 £430 +16.21% 36
Sunderland - 10 £270 -
CSS
North East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 132 (99.25%) HTML
2 85 (63.91%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 43 (32.33%) User Experience
5 39 (29.32%) .NET
6 37 (27.82%) Linux
7 36 (27.07%) jQuery
8 35 (26.32%) Mobile App
8 35 (26.32%) Web Design
9 34 (25.56%) Java
10 32 (24.06%) Rapid Prototyping
11 28 (21.05%) Degree
11 28 (21.05%) SQL Server
12 27 (20.30%) HTML5
13 26 (19.55%) C#
14 23 (17.29%) TDD
15 20 (15.04%) SQL
16 19 (14.29%) UNIX
17 18 (13.53%) Web Services
18 17 (12.78%) Mac OS X
18 17 (12.78%) Open Source
18 17 (12.78%) Customer Insight
19 16 (12.03%) JSON
19 16 (12.03%) Ruby
19 16 (12.03%) Configuration Management
19 16 (12.03%) XML
19 16 (12.03%) MySQL
19 16 (12.03%) HTTP
20 15 (11.28%) XHTML
20 15 (11.28%) PHP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (6.77%) JBoss
2 8 (6.02%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.02%) Node.js
3 6 (4.51%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (4.51%) Drupal
4 3 (2.26%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.50%) CMS
5 2 (1.50%) Apache
6 1 (0.75%) nginx
6 1 (0.75%) Zope
6 1 (0.75%) Plone
Applications
1 7 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.76%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.76%) MS Office
3 3 (2.26%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) GitHub
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.03%) HTTP
2 8 (6.02%) SSL
2 8 (6.02%) 3G
2 8 (6.02%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (6.02%) 4G
2 8 (6.02%) FTP
3 7 (5.26%) SSH
4 4 (3.01%) Intranet
5 3 (2.26%) Internet
6 1 (0.75%) DNS
6 1 (0.75%) Telnet
6 1 (0.75%) Firewall
6 1 (0.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.03%) MySQL
3 13 (9.77%) NoSQL
4 12 (9.02%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.75%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.27%) Subversion
3 5 (3.76%) GitLab
4 2 (1.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.75%) JUnit
5 1 (0.75%) Maven
5 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.75%) RSpec
5 1 (0.75%) Hudson
5 1 (0.75%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (4.51%) Finance
2 1 (0.75%) Publishing
2 1 (0.75%) Games
2 1 (0.75%) Retail
2 1 (0.75%) Marketing
2 1 (0.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 73 (54.89%) Developer
2 41 (30.83%) Designer
3 39 (29.32%) UX Designer
4 16 (12.03%) Java Developer
5 13 (9.77%) Architect
5 13 (9.77%) Web Developer
6 10 (7.52%) Technical Architect
7 9 (6.77%) AWS Developer
8 7 (5.26%) Scala Developer
8 7 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (3.76%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.26%) .NET Developer
10 3 (2.26%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (2.26%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (1.50%) Senior Architect
11 2 (1.50%) UX Developer
11 2 (1.50%) C# Developer
11 2 (1.50%) UI Developer
11 2 (1.50%) Lead Designer
11 2 (1.50%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (99.25%) HTML
2 39 (29.32%) .NET
3 36 (27.07%) jQuery
4 27 (20.30%) HTML5
5 18 (13.53%) Web Services
6 16 (12.03%) XML
6 16 (12.03%) JSON
7 15 (11.28%) XHTML
8 14 (10.53%) REST
9 13 (9.77%) ASP.NET
10 12 (9.02%) RESTful
11 10 (7.52%) RSS
12 9 (6.77%) JSP
12 9 (6.77%) Servlets
12 9 (6.77%) SOAP
12 9 (6.77%) Ajax
12 9 (6.77%) CSS3
13 8 (6.02%) AngularJS
13 8 (6.02%) SAML
13 8 (6.02%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (32.33%) User Experience
2 35 (26.32%) Mobile App
3 11 (8.27%) Social Media
4 6 (4.51%) Visualisation
5 5 (3.76%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.50%) PKI
8 1 (0.75%) Online Games
8 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.75%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.82%) Linux
2 19 (14.29%) UNIX
3 17 (12.78%) Mac OS X
4 9 (6.77%) Mac OS
5 8 (6.02%) Windows
6 7 (5.26%) Solaris
7 3 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.50%) Android
9 1 (0.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (63.91%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (26.32%) Web Design
3 32 (24.06%) Rapid Prototyping
4 23 (17.29%) TDD
5 17 (12.78%) Open Source
5 17 (12.78%) Customer Insight
6 16 (12.03%) Configuration Management
7 15 (11.28%) Web Development
7 15 (11.28%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (9.02%) BDD
8 12 (9.02%) MVC
9 11 (8.27%) Content Management
9 11 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (7.52%) SEO
10 10 (7.52%) SDLC
11 8 (6.02%) Information Security
12 7 (5.26%) Scrum
12 7 (5.26%) Microservices
12 7 (5.26%) API Design
13 5 (3.76%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 34 (25.56%) Java
3 26 (19.55%) C#
4 20 (15.04%) SQL
5 16 (12.03%) Ruby
6 15 (11.28%) PHP
7 14 (10.53%) VB
8 13 (9.77%) Python
9 11 (8.27%) ActionScript
10 10 (7.52%) Scala
11 6 (4.51%) C++
12 5 (3.76%) VBA
12 5 (3.76%) VB.NET
13 4 (3.01%) VBScript
13 4 (3.01%) C
14 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.75%) Perl
14 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.75%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (21.05%) Degree
2 12 (9.02%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) MCP
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (6.02%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.75%) qmail
2 1 (0.75%) Postfix
2 1 (0.75%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.75%) Puppet
1 1 (0.75%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.75%) Ansible
1 1 (0.75%) systemd
Vendors
1 13 (9.77%) Oracle
2 9 (6.77%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.02%) VMware
4 2 (1.50%) Adobe
4 2 (1.50%) HP
4 2 (1.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.75%) IBM
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