Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 61 61
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS3 26 28 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.00% 2.40% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.95% 7.45% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 47
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -1.23% +19.12%
10th Percentile £227 £286 £270
90th Percentile £450 £475 £602
North West median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 437 376 537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 33.59% 32.19% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 293 403
Cheshire median daily rate £385 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.41% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £289 £288
90th Percentile £525 £500 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 12
Cheshire median hourly rate £33.75 £31.00 £25.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.87% +23.90% +47.18%
10th Percentile £32.08 £19.55 £16.63
90th Percentile £34.83 £42.00 £37.38
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% +10.45%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Chester +3 10 £425 +13.33% 9
Macclesfield +2 4 £235 -46.59%
Nantwich - 4 £350 - 1
Warrington 0 3 £418 +1.83% 1
Northwich +1 1 £325 - 1
Knutsford -12 1 - - 1
CSS3
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 26 (100.00%) CSS
2 25 (96.15%) HTML
3 21 (80.77%) HTML5
4 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (46.15%) jQuery
7 9 (34.62%) Front End Development
8 8 (30.77%) Sass
9 7 (26.92%) Node.js
9 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
9 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
9 7 (26.92%) React
9 7 (26.92%) .NET
9 7 (26.92%) MVC
9 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
10 6 (23.08%) Finance
10 6 (23.08%) User Experience
10 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
11 5 (19.23%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (19.23%) Scrum
11 5 (19.23%) Adobe
11 5 (19.23%) PHP
11 5 (19.23%) Ajax
11 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
12 4 (15.38%) Content Management
12 4 (15.38%) Web 2.0
12 4 (15.38%) Interactive Media
12 4 (15.38%) Retail
12 4 (15.38%) Umbraco

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 4 (15.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (15.38%) CMS
1 4 (15.38%) Umbraco
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Drupal
2 2 (7.69%) Mongoose
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Fireworks
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) GitLab
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) SonarQube
2 2 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.85%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.85%) Grunt
3 1 (3.85%) gulp
3 1 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.85%) Mocha
3 1 (3.85%) MSTest
3 1 (3.85%) NUnit
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Interactive Media
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) PHP Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Umbraco Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Author
5 2 (7.69%) Content Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Author
5 2 (7.69%) Web Content Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Web Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.85%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.85%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) CSS
2 25 (96.15%) HTML
3 21 (80.77%) HTML5
4 13 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (46.15%) jQuery
6 8 (30.77%) Sass
7 7 (26.92%) .NET
7 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
7 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
7 7 (26.92%) Node.js
7 7 (26.92%) React
8 5 (19.23%) Ajax
9 4 (15.38%) DOM
9 4 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (15.38%) XHTML
9 4 (15.38%) XML
10 3 (11.54%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (7.69%) Apache CXF
11 2 (7.69%) FreeMarker
11 2 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) User Experience
2 5 (19.23%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (15.38%) Web 2.0
4 3 (11.54%) W3C
5 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Front End Development
3 7 (26.92%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
4 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Content Management
5 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (15.38%) Web Design
5 4 (15.38%) Wireframes
6 3 (11.54%) Time Management
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) DevOps
7 2 (7.69%) Fraud Detection
7 2 (7.69%) OO
7 2 (7.69%) Open Source
7 2 (7.69%) SEO
7 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.69%) User Stories
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 5 (19.23%) PHP
3 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Twitter