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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CSS 3
North West / Cheshire
Rank 44 53 57
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4  
Contract jobs citing CSS3 7 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.32% 2.87% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.70% 10.69% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 13
Median daily rate £318 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.33% +29.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £343 £325
% change year-on-year +5.47% +5.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £9.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +344.44% -67.27%  

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 149 262 231
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 28.17% 26.90% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 188 161
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.38% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% +44.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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
Warrington +27 1 £420 +34.40% 2
CSS3
North West

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
1 22 (100.00%) HTML5
2 21 (95.45%) JavaScript
3 15 (68.18%) AngularJS
4 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (59.09%) jQuery
6 12 (54.55%) Web Development
7 11 (50.00%) TDD
8 9 (40.91%) Grunt
8 9 (40.91%) gulp
9 8 (36.36%) Front End Development
9 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
10 7 (31.82%) CMS
10 7 (31.82%) Content Management
10 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
11 6 (27.27%) RESTful
11 6 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (27.27%) Spring
11 6 (27.27%) Scrum
11 6 (27.27%) Java
12 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
12 5 (22.73%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
12 5 (22.73%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (22.73%) Selenium
12 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (18.18%) Sass
13 4 (18.18%) LESS

CSS3
Top Related 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 7 (31.82%) CMS
2 6 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.55%) Content Management Server
4 1 (4.55%) EPiServer
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Grunt
1 9 (40.91%) gulp
2 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
3 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
3 5 (22.73%) Selenium
4 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 2 (9.09%) Ant
5 2 (9.09%) CruiseControl
5 2 (9.09%) EasyMock
5 2 (9.09%) JBehave
5 2 (9.09%) JUnit
5 2 (9.09%) Maven
5 2 (9.09%) Mockito
5 2 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (4.55%) Gradle
6 1 (4.55%) Protractor
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Angular Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (18.18%) UI Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Java Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Web Architect
5 1 (4.55%) CMS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.55%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (4.55%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) HTML5
2 15 (68.18%) AngularJS
3 13 (59.09%) jQuery
4 6 (27.27%) RESTful
4 6 (27.27%) Spring
5 4 (18.18%) JSON
5 4 (18.18%) LESS
5 4 (18.18%) React
5 4 (18.18%) Sass
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
6 3 (13.64%) Dropwizard
6 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) XHTML
6 3 (13.64%) XML
7 2 (9.09%) DOM
7 2 (9.09%) JMX
7 2 (9.09%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
2 2 (9.09%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Web Development
3 11 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 8 (36.36%) Front End Development
5 7 (31.82%) Content Management
6 6 (27.27%) Scrum
7 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (22.73%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (22.73%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) BDD
8 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) Kanban
8 3 (13.64%) MVC
8 3 (13.64%) OO
8 3 (13.64%) Pair Programming
8 3 (13.64%) SDLC
8 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Capistrano
1 2 (9.09%) Nagios
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe
1 3 (13.64%) ATG
1 3 (13.64%) hybris
2 2 (9.09%) Google
2 2 (9.09%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft