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 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 51 50
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Contract jobs citing CSS3 20 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.14% 3.26% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.17% 11.41% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 17
Median daily rate £440 £500 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +47.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £585 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +3.44% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £21.75 £28.93
% change year-on-year +22.98% -24.81%  

CSS3 is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 218 263 269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 34.28% 28.59% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 205 183
Median daily rate £425 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £570 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 10
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.78 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.99% +28.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.78 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £32.50 £33.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

CSS3
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing CSS3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +20 4 £369 +63.88% 3
Knutsford +5 3 £450 +9.09% 2
Northwich +4 2 - - 1
Macclesfield - 2 £440 - 1
Warrington +3 1 £400 -20.00% 1
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
CSS3
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for CSS3.

1 27 (100.00%) HTML
1 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
1 27 (100.00%) HTML5
2 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
3 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 12 (44.44%) gulp
4 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
4 10 (37.04%) AngularJS
5 9 (33.33%) jQuery
5 9 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (29.63%) Sass
6 8 (29.63%) Finance
6 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (29.63%) TDD
6 8 (29.63%) Banking
6 8 (29.63%) Ajax
7 7 (25.93%) Web Development
7 7 (25.93%) JSON
7 7 (25.93%) React
7 7 (25.93%) Front End Development
8 6 (22.22%) Secure Coding
8 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
8 6 (22.22%) Data Protection
8 6 (22.22%) LESS
8 6 (22.22%) Grunt
8 6 (22.22%) Node.js
8 6 (22.22%) MVC
8 6 (22.22%) Scrum
8 6 (22.22%) Web Services

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 (14.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (14.81%) Confluence
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.41%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
1 3 (11.11%) OneDrive
1 3 (11.11%) Yammer
2 1 (3.70%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
2 12 (44.44%) gulp
3 6 (22.22%) Grunt
3 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (18.52%) Gradle
4 5 (18.52%) JIRA
4 5 (18.52%) webpack
5 3 (11.11%) Jasmine
5 3 (11.11%) JSUnit
6 2 (7.41%) SonarQube
7 1 (3.70%) Ant
7 1 (3.70%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (3.70%) EasyMock
7 1 (3.70%) JBehave
7 1 (3.70%) JUnit
7 1 (3.70%) Mockito
7 1 (3.70%) Selenium
7 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (29.63%) Banking
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Android Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) UI Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Web Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
1 27 (100.00%) HTML
1 27 (100.00%) HTML5
2 10 (37.04%) AngularJS
3 9 (33.33%) jQuery
3 9 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (29.63%) Ajax
4 8 (29.63%) Sass
5 7 (25.93%) JSON
5 7 (25.93%) React
6 6 (22.22%) .NET
6 6 (22.22%) LESS
6 6 (22.22%) Node.js
6 6 (22.22%) Web Services
6 6 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (14.81%) Android NDK
7 4 (14.81%) Android SDK
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.81%) Ionic Framework
8 3 (11.11%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) TDD
4 7 (25.93%) Front End Development
4 7 (25.93%) Web Development
5 6 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 6 (22.22%) MVC
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) Secure Coding
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (18.52%) Mobile Development
6 5 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (14.81%) Android Development
7 4 (14.81%) Cryptography
8 3 (11.11%) Content Management
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (11.11%) SEO
8 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
8 3 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (22.22%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) C
3 4 (14.81%) C++
4 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.11%) UAG
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Capistrano
1 1 (3.70%) Nagios
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Adobe
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Google
2 2 (7.41%) Perforce
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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