Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 57 49
Rank change year-on-year -20 -8 +19
Contract jobs citing CSS3 22 29 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.69% 2.33% 3.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.06% 7.77% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 57
Cheshire median daily rate £365 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.26% +1.56% +17.65%
10th Percentile £330 £324 £270
90th Percentile £400 £475 £593
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £399
% change year-on-year - -6.02% +17.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £15.00 £8.50 -
% change year-on-year +76.47% - -

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 435 373 465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 33.36% 30.01% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 274 360
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +1.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £290 £263
90th Percentile £500 £500 £526
North West median daily rate £400 £398 £385
% change year-on-year +0.63% +3.25% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 7
Cheshire median hourly rate £54.50 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.67% -7.69% +87.54%
10th Percentile £44.65 £30.00 £27.06
90th Percentile £62.35 £33.00 £43.60
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +21.21% -5.71%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 11 £365 -8.86% 3
Nantwich - 4 £350 - 1
Crewe - 3 £400 -
Macclesfield -1 2 £575 +30.68% 2
CSS3
North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
1 22 (100.00%) HTML5
2 13 (59.09%) AngularJS
3 12 (54.55%) Java
4 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (45.45%) Android
5 10 (45.45%) jQuery
5 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (45.45%) Android SDK
5 10 (45.45%) Android Development
6 9 (40.91%) React
6 9 (40.91%) Scrum
6 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (36.36%) JIRA
7 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
7 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
7 8 (36.36%) Confluence
7 8 (36.36%) Node.js
7 8 (36.36%) Cryptography
7 8 (36.36%) C
7 8 (36.36%) C++
7 8 (36.36%) User Experience
7 8 (36.36%) Ionic Framework
7 8 (36.36%) Secure Coding
7 8 (36.36%) Android NDK
7 8 (36.36%) Gradle
7 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
8 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 8 (36.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Fireworks
1 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
1 3 (13.64%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (13.64%) Photoshop
1 3 (13.64%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Yarn
2 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 8 (36.36%) Gradle
1 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 8 (36.36%) JIRA
2 6 (27.27%) Axure RP
3 3 (13.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (13.64%) Grunt
3 3 (13.64%) gulp
3 3 (13.64%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (13.64%) Mocha
3 3 (13.64%) ProtoShare
4 1 (4.55%) webpack
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Interactive Media
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Android Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Designer
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (13.64%) UX Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior UX Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (4.55%) UI Designer
7 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.55%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (4.55%) UI/UX Developer
7 1 (4.55%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) HTML5
2 13 (59.09%) AngularJS
3 10 (45.45%) Android SDK
3 10 (45.45%) jQuery
4 9 (40.91%) React
5 8 (36.36%) Android NDK
5 8 (36.36%) Ionic Framework
5 8 (36.36%) Node.js
6 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (13.64%) Ajax
8 3 (13.64%) Chai
8 3 (13.64%) Sass
9 2 (9.09%) iOS SDK
9 2 (9.09%) PhoneGap
10 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
10 1 (4.55%) REST
10 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) User Experience
2 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
3 4 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (13.64%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.55%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Android
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Android Development
3 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (40.91%) Scrum
4 8 (36.36%) Cryptography
4 8 (36.36%) Secure Coding
4 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 6 (27.27%) OO
6 5 (22.73%) Front End Development
6 5 (22.73%) Information Architecture
6 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (22.73%) Web Design
7 3 (13.64%) Cognitive Psychology
7 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 3 (13.64%) Service Design
7 3 (13.64%) Task Automation
7 3 (13.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) C
3 8 (36.36%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) Apple Swift
4 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) Java 8
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe
2 2 (9.09%) Google
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter