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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 28 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing CSS 38 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.01% 4.21% 3.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.05% 17.39% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 4
Average daily rate
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£313 £250 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £325 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.57%
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
158 92 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.00% 24.21% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 61 15
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £412 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.68 £36.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.45% +34.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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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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 -10 26 £375 +50.00% 30
Sunderland - 10 £270 - 3
CSS
North East

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 73 (98.65%) HTML
2 44 (59.46%) JavaScript
3 37 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (48.65%) jQuery
5 19 (25.68%) Java
5 19 (25.68%) User Experience
6 17 (22.97%) Mobile App
6 17 (22.97%) .NET
6 17 (22.97%) C#
7 16 (21.62%) Rapid Prototyping
7 16 (21.62%) MVC
8 15 (20.27%) HTML5
9 14 (18.92%) Degree
9 14 (18.92%) Customer Insight
9 14 (18.92%) AngularJS
10 13 (17.57%) TDD
10 13 (17.57%) Web Development
10 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
11 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET
12 11 (14.86%) XML
12 11 (14.86%) Web Design
12 11 (14.86%) Git (software)
13 10 (13.51%) Node.js
13 10 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (13.51%) Web Services
13 10 (13.51%) Linux
13 10 (13.51%) Sass
13 10 (13.51%) Mustache
14 9 (12.16%) UNIX
14 9 (12.16%) HTTP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (13.51%) Node.js
2 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.70%) JBoss
3 2 (2.70%) CMS
3 2 (2.70%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.35%) WordPress
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.35%) Apache
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.05%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.76%) MySQL
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.81%) Subversion
3 3 (4.05%) JUnit
4 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.35%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.35%) Hudson
5 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.35%) Maven
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (63.51%) Developer
2 23 (31.08%) Front-End Developer
3 17 (22.97%) Designer
4 16 (21.62%) UX Designer
5 11 (14.86%) Web Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (4.05%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.70%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.70%) PHP Developer
10 1 (1.35%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (1.35%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.35%) UI Designer
10 1 (1.35%) Architect
10 1 (1.35%) VB Developer
10 1 (1.35%) Senior Technical Architect
10 1 (1.35%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.35%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.35%) Senior Architect
10 1 (1.35%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (98.65%) HTML
2 36 (48.65%) jQuery
3 17 (22.97%) .NET
4 15 (20.27%) HTML5
5 14 (18.92%) AngularJS
6 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET
7 11 (14.86%) XML
8 10 (13.51%) Web Services
8 10 (13.51%) Mustache
8 10 (13.51%) Sass
9 9 (12.16%) Spring
10 8 (10.81%) CSS3
10 8 (10.81%) Ajax
10 8 (10.81%) JSON
11 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
11 7 (9.46%) Entity Framework
11 7 (9.46%) Backbone.js
12 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (8.11%) Hibernate
13 5 (6.76%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) User Experience
2 17 (22.97%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.35%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Linux
2 9 (12.16%) UNIX
3 7 (9.46%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.70%) Android
4 2 (2.70%) Windows
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.62%) MVC
2 16 (21.62%) Rapid Prototyping
3 14 (18.92%) Customer Insight
4 13 (17.57%) TDD
4 13 (17.57%) Web Development
5 11 (14.86%) Web Design
6 10 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (10.81%) Web Application Development
7 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.76%) Scrum
8 5 (6.76%) OO
9 4 (5.41%) OOP
10 3 (4.05%) SOA
10 3 (4.05%) BDD
10 3 (4.05%) SDLC
11 2 (2.70%) MVVM
11 2 (2.70%) Android Development
11 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 44 (59.46%) JavaScript
2 19 (25.68%) Java
3 17 (22.97%) C#
4 4 (5.41%) SQL
5 3 (4.05%) PHP
6 2 (2.70%) Ruby
6 2 (2.70%) Scala
7 1 (1.35%) XPath
7 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.35%) VB
7 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) MCP
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) IBM
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