Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for CSS3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS3 over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

CSS 3
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 62 52
Rank change year-on-year -1 -10 +22
Contract jobs citing CSS3 32 32 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.57% 2.39% 3.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.04% 8.84% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 43
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% - +13.97%
10th Percentile £340 £260 £270
90th Percentile £400 £450 £425
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £15.00 - -

CSS3 is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 398 362 360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 31.99% 27.08% 26.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 265 275
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £307 £275 £256
90th Percentile £510 £544 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Cheshire median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.14% +11.54% +87.54%
10th Percentile £42.50 £31.45 £31.25
90th Percentile £60.70 £38.75 £38.35
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% +3.17%

CSS3
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing CSS3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for CSS3 in Cheshire

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS3 in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS3 in Cheshire

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS3 in Cheshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS3 in Cheshire

CSS3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS3 in Cheshire

CSS3
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +1 18 £370 -12.99%
Chester -5 4 £388 +3.33% 4
Macclesfield -7 3 £575 +104.44%
Crewe - 3 £400 - 1
Alderley Edge - 1 £325 - 2
Nantwich - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - - 4
CSS3
North West

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for CSS3.

1 32 (100.00%) CSS
2 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
3 30 (93.75%) HTML
3 30 (93.75%) HTML5
4 21 (65.63%) AngularJS
5 20 (62.50%) Java
6 18 (56.25%) Unit Testing
6 18 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (53.13%) Android
7 17 (53.13%) Test Automation
7 17 (53.13%) Android SDK
7 17 (53.13%) Android Development
7 17 (53.13%) Gradle
8 16 (50.00%) Jenkins
8 16 (50.00%) Android NDK
8 16 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
8 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
8 16 (50.00%) Confluence
8 16 (50.00%) C
8 16 (50.00%) C++
8 16 (50.00%) Cryptography
8 16 (50.00%) JIRA
8 16 (50.00%) Secure Coding
9 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (28.13%) jQuery
11 8 (25.00%) React
11 8 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (25.00%) Finance
12 7 (21.88%) User Experience
13 6 (18.75%) Node.js

CSS3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 16 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
1 3 (9.38%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (9.38%) UXPin
2 2 (6.25%) Fireworks
2 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.13%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
1 2 (6.25%) Yarn
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Gradle
2 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 16 (50.00%) JIRA
3 5 (15.63%) Axure RP
4 4 (12.50%) Grunt
5 3 (9.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (9.38%) gulp
5 3 (9.38%) ProtoShare
6 2 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (6.25%) Mocha
6 2 (6.25%) webpack
7 1 (3.13%) Ant
7 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
7 1 (3.13%) Maven
7 1 (3.13%) Protractor
7 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 16 (50.00%) Android Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Designer
4 3 (9.38%) UX Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior UX Designer
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.13%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.13%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (3.13%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.13%) React Developer
6 1 (3.13%) UI Designer
6 1 (3.13%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
2 30 (93.75%) HTML
2 30 (93.75%) HTML5
3 21 (65.63%) AngularJS
4 17 (53.13%) Android SDK
5 16 (50.00%) Android NDK
5 16 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
6 9 (28.13%) jQuery
7 8 (25.00%) React
7 8 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (18.75%) Node.js
9 4 (12.50%) Ajax
10 3 (9.38%) Sass
11 2 (6.25%) .NET
11 2 (6.25%) Angular 2
11 2 (6.25%) Chai
11 2 (6.25%) REST
11 2 (6.25%) Spring
11 2 (6.25%) Vue.js
11 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Graphic Design
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.13%) Fintech
4 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
1 18 (56.25%) Unit Testing
2 17 (53.13%) Android Development
2 17 (53.13%) Test Automation
3 16 (50.00%) Cryptography
3 16 (50.00%) Secure Coding
4 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) Front End Development
5 6 (18.75%) Scrum
6 5 (15.63%) OO
7 4 (12.50%) Information Architecture
7 4 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (12.50%) User Stories
8 3 (9.38%) Industrial Design
8 3 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (9.38%) Psychology
8 3 (9.38%) SDLC
8 3 (9.38%) SEO
8 3 (9.38%) Service Design
8 3 (9.38%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 20 (62.50%) Java
3 16 (50.00%) C
3 16 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.13%) Assembly Language
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) Java 8
5 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter
3 1 (3.13%) Zend