Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 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 (Cascading Style Sheets)
North East > Durham
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 9 14
Rank change year-on-year -14 +5 +17
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 3.28% 10.80% 9.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.35% 67.86% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 15
Durham median daily rate £368 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +16.67% -5.88%
10th Percentile £328 £309 £152
90th Percentile £396 £430 £360
North East median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Durham median hourly rate - £8.50 £20.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -57.82% -
North East median hourly rate - £8.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -51.43% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Durham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 31 28 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 16.94% 15.91% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 36
Durham median daily rate £413 £350 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +14.29% -5.77%
10th Percentile £348 £305 £152
90th Percentile £426 £438 £504
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Durham median hourly rate £43.75 £8.50 £16.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +414.71% -48.12% -
10th Percentile £41.58 £8.50 £9.56
90th Percentile £45.33 £8.50 £20.15
North East median hourly rate £28.00 £36.00 £20.30
% change year-on-year -22.22% +77.34% -32.33%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

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 6 months to 22 January 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 4 £380 -
CSS
North East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) NServiceBus
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) UML
4 3 (50.00%) SOA
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Angular 2
5 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (16.67%) Subversion
6 1 (16.67%) Document Management
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (16.67%) Ruby
6 1 (16.67%) Ajax

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 5 (83.33%) NServiceBus
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Azure Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Angular 2
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Document Management
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter