Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 26 25
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1 -6
Contract jobs citing CSS 53 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 12.86% 4.37% 4.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.13% 15.83% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 17 13
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £380 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +26.67% +57.89%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £180
90th Percentile £503 £450 £450
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year - +33.33% +57.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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 139 120 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 33.74% 27.59% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 77 75
Liverpool median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £298 £275
90th Percentile £530 £505 £515
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Liverpool median hourly rate - - £30.19
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £30.19

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for CSS.

1 48 (90.57%) HTML
2 43 (81.13%) JavaScript
3 21 (39.62%) Front End Development
4 18 (33.96%) MySQL
5 17 (32.08%) PHP
5 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (32.08%) Drupal
5 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
6 15 (28.30%) Scrum
6 15 (28.30%) React
7 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
7 12 (22.64%) Java
7 12 (22.64%) HTML5
7 12 (22.64%) Kanban
8 11 (20.75%) JSON
9 10 (18.87%) jQuery
9 10 (18.87%) MVC
9 10 (18.87%) TDD
9 10 (18.87%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
10 9 (16.98%) CSS3
11 8 (15.09%) Sass
11 8 (15.09%) BDD
11 8 (15.09%) REST
11 8 (15.09%) Mocha
11 8 (15.09%) Android
11 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (15.09%) gulp
12 7 (13.21%) ES6
12 7 (13.21%) User Experience

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 17 (32.08%) Drupal
2 5 (9.43%) Umbraco
3 3 (5.66%) CMS
3 3 (5.66%) WordPress
4 2 (3.77%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.89%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (3.77%) GitHub
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
3 8 (15.09%) gulp
3 8 (15.09%) Mocha
4 5 (9.43%) webpack
5 4 (7.55%) Babel
5 4 (7.55%) Grunt
5 4 (7.55%) Mercurial
6 3 (5.66%) ERwin
6 3 (5.66%) SonarQube
7 2 (3.77%) GitLab
8 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.89%) JIRA
8 1 (1.89%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.89%) Selenium
8 1 (1.89%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Games
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (84.91%) Developer
2 19 (35.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (18.87%) Drupal Developer
4 8 (15.09%) PHP Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Digital Architect
5 6 (11.32%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (9.43%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (9.43%) HTML Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Magento Developer
7 4 (7.55%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 4 (7.55%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Symfony Developer
8 3 (5.66%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (5.66%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.77%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 2 (3.77%) User Experience Architect
9 2 (3.77%) User Experience Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (90.57%) HTML
2 15 (28.30%) React
3 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
3 12 (22.64%) HTML5
4 11 (20.75%) JSON
5 10 (18.87%) jQuery
6 9 (16.98%) CSS3
7 8 (15.09%) REST
7 8 (15.09%) Sass
8 7 (13.21%) Jest
8 7 (13.21%) Redux
8 7 (13.21%) Web Services
9 6 (11.32%) Java EE
9 6 (11.32%) JSF
9 6 (11.32%) JSP
9 6 (11.32%) Node.js
9 6 (11.32%) Servlets
10 5 (9.43%) Laravel
10 5 (9.43%) Spring
11 4 (7.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (13.21%) User Experience
4 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.77%) Social Media
6 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Android
2 7 (13.21%) Apple iOS
3 6 (11.32%) Linux
4 3 (5.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Front End Development
2 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.30%) Scrum
4 12 (22.64%) Kanban
5 10 (18.87%) MVC
5 10 (18.87%) TDD
6 8 (15.09%) BDD
7 7 (13.21%) Web Design
8 6 (11.32%) Adaptive Web Design
9 4 (7.55%) Microservices
9 4 (7.55%) Open Source
9 4 (7.55%) Pair Programming
9 4 (7.55%) Web Development
10 3 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (5.66%) SOA
10 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (81.13%) JavaScript
2 17 (32.08%) PHP
3 12 (22.64%) Java
4 7 (13.21%) ECMAScript
4 7 (13.21%) ES6
5 4 (7.55%) C#
5 4 (7.55%) SQL
6 3 (5.66%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) C
7 1 (1.89%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.77%) Zend
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe
4 1 (1.89%) Xamarin