Period
to 22 February 2020

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 22 February 2020 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
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 35 29
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 31 57 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.35% 6.13% 7.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.82% 19.66% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 40 61
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £381 £389 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.93% +2.30% -8.27%
10th Percentile £311 £300 £273
90th Percentile £424 £500 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £381 £381 £380
% change year-on-year - +0.33% -5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £52.00 - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £52.00 - -

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 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 196 290 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.49% 31.18% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 225 209
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +11.39%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £624 £575 £553
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £52.25 £46.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.97% +242.59% -60.67%
10th Percentile £48.98 £44.23 £12.75
90th Percentile £55.93 £48.48 £14.25
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £52.25 £45.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +14.84% +237.04% -60.67%

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 22 February 2020.

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 22 February 2020, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for CSS.

1 31 (100.00%) HTML
2 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
4 20 (64.52%) JSON
5 19 (61.29%) HTML5
5 19 (61.29%) CSS3
6 18 (58.06%) REST
7 17 (54.84%) Front End Development
8 16 (51.61%) Web Development
8 16 (51.61%) XML
9 15 (48.39%) Test Automation
10 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (45.16%) Scala
11 13 (41.94%) Open Source
11 13 (41.94%) Node.js
11 13 (41.94%) JUnit
12 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
12 12 (38.71%) Microservices
13 11 (35.48%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
13 11 (35.48%) GitHub
13 11 (35.48%) Sass
13 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
13 11 (35.48%) WCAG
13 11 (35.48%) Selenium
14 10 (32.26%) Google Analytics
14 10 (32.26%) Google
14 10 (32.26%) Java
14 10 (32.26%) HTTP
14 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
14 10 (32.26%) SSL

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 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) GeoServer
2 2 (6.45%) JBoss
2 2 (6.45%) WildFly
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) GitHub
2 10 (32.26%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.23%) AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Azure
3 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) HTTP
1 10 (32.26%) SSL
1 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) GIS
3 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) JUnit
2 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
3 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
3 11 (35.48%) Selenium
4 10 (32.26%) Cucumber
4 10 (32.26%) Gatling
5 3 (9.68%) Maven
6 2 (6.45%) jMock
6 2 (6.45%) Mockito
7 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.13%) Public Sector
2 2 (6.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (25.81%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Designer
4 3 (9.68%) Interaction Designer
4 3 (9.68%) React Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Backend Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Scala Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.23%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (64.52%) JSON
3 19 (61.29%) CSS3
3 19 (61.29%) HTML5
4 18 (58.06%) REST
5 16 (51.61%) XML
6 13 (41.94%) Node.js
7 11 (35.48%) Sass
8 10 (32.26%) Gherkin
8 10 (32.26%) Play Framework
9 9 (29.03%) Web Services
10 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
10 7 (22.58%) jQuery
10 7 (22.58%) RESTful
10 7 (22.58%) Spring
11 6 (19.35%) Ajax
12 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
12 5 (16.13%) JPA
12 5 (16.13%) React
13 2 (6.45%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) Front End Development
3 16 (51.61%) Web Development
4 15 (48.39%) Test Automation
5 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (41.94%) Open Source
7 12 (38.71%) Microservices
8 11 (35.48%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 10 (32.26%) Analytics
9 10 (32.26%) Lean Software Development
10 9 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (29.03%) Line Management
10 9 (29.03%) Mentoring
11 7 (22.58%) MVC
11 7 (22.58%) Scrum
12 6 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
13 5 (16.13%) Service Design
14 2 (6.45%) Open Source Development
14 2 (6.45%) Prototyping
14 2 (6.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 14 (45.16%) Scala
3 10 (32.26%) Java
4 6 (19.35%) Java 8
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
1 3 (9.68%) HND
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Grafana
1 10 (32.26%) Kibana
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Google
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle