The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 28 April 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)
North East / Durham
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 8 11
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3  
Contract jobs citing CSS 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 4.94% 8.11% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% 40.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £320 £300 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £300 £286
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +0.27% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £20.21 £35.75
% change year-on-year +97.97% -43.48%  

CSS 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 Durham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Durham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 26 15 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 32.10% 20.27% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 5
Median daily rate £300 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £21.13 £13.25 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.47% -18.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Durham

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Durham

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Durham

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Durham region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 3 £300 - 1
CSS
North East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Durham region with a requirement for CSS.

1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (73.91%) Node.js
3 15 (65.22%) React
4 14 (60.87%) Publishing
4 14 (60.87%) XML
4 14 (60.87%) Web Development
4 14 (60.87%) JSON
5 11 (47.83%) Web Services
5 11 (47.83%) Mobile App
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) Android
6 8 (34.78%) Linked Data
6 8 (34.78%) Apple iOS
6 8 (34.78%) Data Protection
7 7 (30.43%) PHP
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) jQuery
9 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
9 5 (21.74%) Front End Development
9 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
9 5 (21.74%) .NET
9 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
10 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
10 4 (17.39%) Mobile Development
11 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
11 3 (13.04%) HTML5
11 3 (13.04%) Sass
11 3 (13.04%) SignalR
11 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (13.04%) GeoServer

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 3 (13.04%) GeoServer
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) GIS
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (60.87%) Publishing
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Web Developer
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Mobile Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (17.39%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Mobile Specialist
4 4 (17.39%) Web Specialist
5 3 (13.04%) Angular Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (13.04%) HTML Developer
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Android Developer
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Integration Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) iOS Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) Node.js
2 15 (65.22%) React
3 14 (60.87%) JSON
3 14 (60.87%) XML
4 11 (47.83%) Web Services
5 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 6 (26.09%) jQuery
7 5 (21.74%) .NET
7 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
8 3 (13.04%) HTML5
8 3 (13.04%) OpenLayers
8 3 (13.04%) Sass
8 3 (13.04%) SignalR
8 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (8.70%) Angular 2
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
9 2 (8.70%) REST
9 2 (8.70%) SOAP
10 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (4.35%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Mobile App
2 8 (34.78%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Android
1 8 (34.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Web Development
2 8 (34.78%) Data Protection
3 5 (21.74%) Front End Development
3 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
3 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
4 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Mobile Development
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Android Development
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.70%) MVC
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
7 1 (4.35%) BDD
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) SDLC
7 1 (4.35%) User Stories
7 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) PHP
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft