Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 6 months to 23 November 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 (Cascading Style Sheets)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 15 33
Rank change year-on-year 0 +18 -23
Contract jobs citing CSS 16 28 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 7.58% 9.33% 2.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 31.11% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 7
Chester median daily rate £363 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -11.76% +23.64%
10th Percentile £263 £238 £320
90th Percentile £425 £438 £438
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £373 £375
% change year-on-year +0.67% -0.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £37.50 - -

CSS 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 Chester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 56 90 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 26.54% 30.00% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 82 51
Chester median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £300 £276 £296
90th Percentile £475 £481 £503
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Chester median hourly rate - - £34.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £34.75 £32.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year +6.92% +82.89% -47.74%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Chester

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Chester

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Chester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Chester

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS 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 Chester region with a requirement for CSS.

1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) React
4 8 (50.00%) CSS3
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
5 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
5 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
6 6 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (37.50%) HTML5
6 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 6 (37.50%) CMS
6 6 (37.50%) PHP
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
7 5 (31.25%) gulp
8 4 (25.00%) Laravel
8 4 (25.00%) Java
8 4 (25.00%) .NET
9 3 (18.75%) SQL
9 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
9 3 (18.75%) MVC
9 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
9 3 (18.75%) Sass
10 2 (12.50%) webpack
10 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (12.50%) ExpressionEngine
10 2 (12.50%) Node.js
10 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 2 (12.50%) Re-Platforming

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 6 (37.50%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) ExpressionEngine
2 2 (12.50%) Umbraco
2 2 (12.50%) WordPress
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.25%) SugarCRM
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) gulp
3 2 (12.50%) webpack
4 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.25%) Grunt
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (31.25%) HTML CSS Developer
3 5 (31.25%) HTML Developer
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Magento Developer
7 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) React
3 8 (50.00%) CSS3
4 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
4 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) HTML5
5 6 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) Laravel
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (18.75%) Sass
8 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (12.50%) LAMP
8 2 (12.50%) Node.js
9 1 (6.25%) Ajax
9 1 (6.25%) Apache Axis
9 1 (6.25%) JSF
9 1 (6.25%) JSON
9 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) W3C
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.25%) RIA
2 1 (6.25%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Secure Coding
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Google
1 1 (6.25%) IBM
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Perforce
1 1 (6.25%) Twitter