Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 37 16
Rank change year-on-year +21 -21 -2
Contract jobs citing CSS 89 146 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.36% 6.60% 10.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.58% 23.21% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 106 108
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -7.89% +26.67%
10th Percentile £316 £319 £311
90th Percentile £550 £500 £540
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £436 £445
% change year-on-year -2.58% -1.97% +20.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - £17.50
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 265 629 404
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.85% 28.42% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 439 269
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £363 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -12.65% +10.67%
10th Percentile £296 £275 £297
90th Percentile £549 £500 £590
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £355 £400
% change year-on-year +12.68% -11.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 4
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £45.00 £28.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% +7.55% -11.67%
10th Percentile £16.50 £27.50 £19.03
90th Percentile £47.76 £36.00 £27.70
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 £28.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year +59.29% +6.60% -11.67%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Newcastle upon Tyne

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Newcastle upon Tyne

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Newcastle upon Tyne

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Newcastle upon Tyne

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for CSS.

1 84 (94.38%) HTML
2 65 (73.03%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (51.69%) Prototyping
4 40 (44.94%) User Experience
5 33 (37.08%) Service Design
6 31 (34.83%) JavaScript
7 30 (33.71%) Java
7 30 (33.71%) Rapid Prototyping
7 30 (33.71%) Mobile App
8 28 (31.46%) Web Design
9 25 (28.09%) JSON
10 24 (26.97%) Spring
10 24 (26.97%) HTML5
10 24 (26.97%) Front End Development
11 20 (22.47%) TDD
11 20 (22.47%) Scrum
12 19 (21.35%) CSS3
13 18 (20.22%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (20.22%) SQL
13 18 (20.22%) SOAP
13 18 (20.22%) XML
14 15 (16.85%) C#
14 15 (16.85%) Ajax
14 15 (16.85%) Degree
15 14 (15.73%) JSP
15 14 (15.73%) Jenkins
15 14 (15.73%) RESTful
15 14 (15.73%) Scala
15 14 (15.73%) Collaborative Working
16 13 (14.61%) Open Source

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 12 (13.48%) Tomcat
2 10 (11.24%) IIS
3 9 (10.11%) Apache ServiceMix
4 8 (8.99%) Confluence
5 6 (6.74%) CMS
6 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.25%) Drupal
7 2 (2.25%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.25%) WordPress
8 1 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.12%) Apache
8 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.12%) JBoss
8 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (2.25%) IaaS
1 2 (2.25%) MailChimp
1 2 (2.25%) npm
1 2 (2.25%) PaaS
1 2 (2.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (14.61%) MySQL
3 11 (12.36%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (12.36%) MongoDB
3 11 (12.36%) NoSQL
4 10 (11.24%) InterSystems Cache
5 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.12%) GIS
Development Applications
1 14 (15.73%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.24%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.99%) JIRA
3 8 (8.99%) Selenium
4 6 (6.74%) JUnit
5 4 (4.49%) Firebug
5 4 (4.49%) Gradle
5 4 (4.49%) Hamcrest
5 4 (4.49%) Subversion
6 2 (2.25%) Grunt
6 2 (2.25%) gulp
6 2 (2.25%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (2.25%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.25%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.25%) webpack
7 1 (1.12%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.12%) Maven
General
1 4 (4.49%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Advertising
2 2 (2.25%) Marketing
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (49.44%) Designer
2 35 (39.33%) Developer
3 23 (25.84%) UX Designer
4 19 (21.35%) Interaction Designer
5 12 (13.48%) Java Developer
5 12 (13.48%) Senior Designer
6 11 (12.36%) Architect
7 10 (11.24%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.99%) Agile Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Agile Java Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (7.87%) Senior Agile Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Digital Architect
10 6 (6.74%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 6 (6.74%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Senior Interaction Designer
10 6 (6.74%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (5.62%) Digital UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (94.38%) HTML
2 25 (28.09%) JSON
3 24 (26.97%) HTML5
3 24 (26.97%) Spring
4 19 (21.35%) CSS3
5 18 (20.22%) SOAP
5 18 (20.22%) XML
6 15 (16.85%) Ajax
7 14 (15.73%) JSP
7 14 (15.73%) RESTful
8 13 (14.61%) REST
9 12 (13.48%) Django
10 11 (12.36%) jQuery
11 10 (11.24%) Apache Camel
11 10 (11.24%) Web Services
12 9 (10.11%) GWT
13 8 (8.99%) Play Framework
13 8 (8.99%) Spring Security
14 7 (7.87%) XSD
15 6 (6.74%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (44.94%) User Experience
2 30 (33.71%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.62%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.49%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (73.03%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (51.69%) Prototyping
3 33 (37.08%) Service Design
4 30 (33.71%) Rapid Prototyping
5 28 (31.46%) Web Design
6 24 (26.97%) Front End Development
7 20 (22.47%) Scrum
7 20 (22.47%) TDD
8 14 (15.73%) Collaborative Working
9 13 (14.61%) Open Source
10 12 (13.48%) Kanban
11 11 (12.36%) OO
12 10 (11.24%) Configuration Management
13 9 (10.11%) BDD
13 9 (10.11%) Coaching
13 9 (10.11%) Mentoring
13 9 (10.11%) Software Architecture
13 9 (10.11%) Usability Testing
14 8 (8.99%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (8.99%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.83%) JavaScript
2 30 (33.71%) Java
3 18 (20.22%) SQL
4 15 (16.85%) C#
5 14 (15.73%) Scala
6 12 (13.48%) Ruby
7 10 (11.24%) Python
8 2 (2.25%) Groovy
8 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.25%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) Docker
2 6 (6.74%) LXC
Systems Management
1 9 (10.11%) Puppet
2 8 (8.99%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (12.36%) Google
2 10 (11.24%) InterSystems
3 7 (7.87%) Oracle
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.37%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.25%) OpenText
5 2 (2.25%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.12%) Adobe