Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 18 December 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 9 25
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 24 42 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 5.81% 10.77% 4.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.77% 34.43% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 18
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £309 £313 £313
90th Percentile £483 £510 £447
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £425 £390
% change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Merseyside median hourly rate £15.00 - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 78 122 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 18.89% 31.28% 32.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 88 90
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £398 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +5.30% +0.67%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £299
90th Percentile £488 £520 £514
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Merseyside median hourly rate £15.00 - -

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Liverpool

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Liverpool

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Liverpool over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Liverpool

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CSS 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for CSS.

1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
3 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (54.17%) Java
5 12 (50.00%) Web Services
5 12 (50.00%) RESTful
6 11 (45.83%) AngularJS
7 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
7 9 (37.50%) C#
8 8 (33.33%) XML
8 8 (33.33%) MySQL
8 8 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (33.33%) Front End Development
9 7 (29.17%) Continuous Deployment
9 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
9 7 (29.17%) User Experience
9 7 (29.17%) Sass
9 7 (29.17%) BDD
9 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
9 7 (29.17%) Mercurial
9 7 (29.17%) JSON
9 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (29.17%) TDD
9 7 (29.17%) Spring
9 7 (29.17%) Workflow
9 7 (29.17%) SQL
10 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
10 6 (25.00%) Oracle
10 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (25.00%) ITIL

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (25.00%) Apache Solr
1 6 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (25.00%) Mule
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.33%) WordPress
4 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Apigee
1 6 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) MySQL
2 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
3 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
1 7 (29.17%) Mercurial
2 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (25.00%) JMeter
2 6 (25.00%) Maven
2 6 (25.00%) NeoLoad
2 6 (25.00%) Selenium
2 6 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 3 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) CRM Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (8.33%) HTML Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) CRM Developer
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior WordPress Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Magento Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (50.00%) RESTful
2 12 (50.00%) Web Services
3 11 (45.83%) AngularJS
4 8 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (33.33%) XML
5 7 (29.17%) JSON
5 7 (29.17%) Sass
5 7 (29.17%) Spring
6 6 (25.00%) .NET
6 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (25.00%) GWT
6 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 6 (25.00%) JMS
6 6 (25.00%) JPA
6 6 (25.00%) Node.js
6 6 (25.00%) Spring Batch
6 6 (25.00%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) FMCG
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 8 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 7 (29.17%) BDD
4 7 (29.17%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) Workflow
5 6 (25.00%) Case Management
5 6 (25.00%) CRM
5 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (25.00%) Microservices
5 6 (25.00%) Service Management
5 6 (25.00%) UML
6 5 (20.83%) Change Management
6 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
6 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (20.83%) Web Development
7 4 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
2 13 (54.17%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) C#
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (25.00%) Python
5 6 (25.00%) Ruby
5 6 (25.00%) Scala
6 3 (12.50%) PHP
6 3 (12.50%) TypeScript
7 1 (4.17%) Java 8
7 1 (4.17%) VB
7 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Kibana
1 6 (25.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Google
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) SAP