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 3 months to 27 March 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.

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 12 20
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8  
Contract jobs citing CSS 85 65 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.92% 9.97% 7.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.95% 32.99% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 40 23
Median daily rate £394 £465 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.32% +16.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £298 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £34.20
% change year-on-year +23.07% -4.97%  

CSS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 224 197 111
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 41.95% 30.21% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 135 69
Median daily rate £385 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing CSS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Newcastle upon Tyne

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Newcastle upon Tyne

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 152 (97.44%) HTML
2 115 (73.72%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (44.87%) HTML5
4 69 (44.23%) JSON
5 68 (43.59%) JavaScript
6 66 (42.31%) CSS3
7 63 (40.38%) Front End Development
8 56 (35.90%) REST
9 50 (32.05%) Ajax
10 49 (31.41%) Web Design
11 47 (30.13%) User Experience
12 45 (28.85%) Ruby
12 45 (28.85%) Django
13 44 (28.21%) Scala
14 39 (25.00%) Open Source
14 39 (25.00%) Spring
14 39 (25.00%) Scrum
15 35 (22.44%) Ruby on Rails
15 35 (22.44%) Responsive Web Design
15 35 (22.44%) Play Framework
16 33 (21.15%) Prototyping
16 33 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
17 32 (20.51%) Java
17 32 (20.51%) MVC
18 31 (19.87%) Automated Testing
18 31 (19.87%) Jenkins
19 30 (19.23%) RESTful
19 30 (19.23%) JIRA
19 30 (19.23%) Web Development
19 30 (19.23%) Git (software)

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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 25 (16.03%) Confluence
2 9 (5.77%) CMS
3 6 (3.85%) Apache
3 6 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.28%) GeoServer
6 2 (1.28%) IIS
6 2 (1.28%) JBoss
6 2 (1.28%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.28%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.64%) Liferay
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (17.31%) HTTP
2 2 (1.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.64%) Internet
3 1 (0.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.03%) MySQL
2 23 (14.74%) Relational Database
3 22 (14.10%) MongoDB
4 19 (12.18%) Apache Cassandra
4 19 (12.18%) NoSQL
4 19 (12.18%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 10 (6.41%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.28%) GIS
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (19.87%) Jenkins
2 30 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 30 (19.23%) JIRA
3 25 (16.03%) Subversion
4 23 (14.74%) JUnit
5 15 (9.62%) Selenium
6 4 (2.56%) Grunt
6 4 (2.56%) gulp
6 4 (2.56%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.92%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.28%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.64%) git-flow
9 1 (0.64%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.64%) Mocha
9 1 (0.64%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.64%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.64%) webpack
9 1 (0.64%) Xcode
General
1 5 (3.21%) Finance
2 4 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (0.64%) Back Office
3 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 105 (67.31%) Developer
2 62 (39.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 28 (17.95%) Designer
3 28 (17.95%) UX Designer
4 24 (15.38%) HTML Developer
5 19 (12.18%) Architect
5 19 (12.18%) HTML CSS Developer
6 17 (10.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (8.97%) Interaction Designer
7 14 (8.97%) Web Developer
8 12 (7.69%) Digital Developer
8 12 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 11 (7.05%) Digital Architect
9 11 (7.05%) Java Developer
9 11 (7.05%) Scala Developer
10 10 (6.41%) Technical Architect
11 9 (5.77%) Digital Technical Architect
11 9 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.85%) CSS Developer
12 6 (3.85%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (97.44%) HTML
2 70 (44.87%) HTML5
3 69 (44.23%) JSON
4 66 (42.31%) CSS3
5 56 (35.90%) REST
6 50 (32.05%) Ajax
7 45 (28.85%) Django
8 39 (25.00%) Spring
9 35 (22.44%) Play Framework
9 35 (22.44%) Ruby on Rails
10 30 (19.23%) RESTful
11 25 (16.03%) Guice
12 21 (13.46%) AngularJS
13 18 (11.54%) .NET
14 17 (10.90%) Spring MVC
15 16 (10.26%) XML
16 15 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (8.97%) SOAP
18 12 (7.69%) Web Services
19 11 (7.05%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 47 (30.13%) User Experience
2 29 (18.59%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.85%) NHS
4 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.64%) Fintech
5 1 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.59%) Linux
2 4 (2.56%) Unix
3 3 (1.92%) Windows
4 2 (1.28%) Android
4 2 (1.28%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.28%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (73.72%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (40.38%) Front End Development
3 49 (31.41%) Web Design
4 39 (25.00%) Open Source
4 39 (25.00%) Scrum
5 35 (22.44%) Responsive Web Design
6 33 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (21.15%) Prototyping
7 32 (20.51%) MVC
8 31 (19.87%) Automated Testing
9 30 (19.23%) Web Development
10 28 (17.95%) TDD
11 26 (16.67%) Configuration Management
12 25 (16.03%) Rapid Prototyping
13 21 (13.46%) OWASP
14 19 (12.18%) Service Design
15 17 (10.90%) Mentoring
16 16 (10.26%) Kanban
17 15 (9.62%) Continuous Deployment
18 13 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (43.59%) JavaScript
2 45 (28.85%) Ruby
3 44 (28.21%) Scala
4 32 (20.51%) Java
5 30 (19.23%) Python
6 28 (17.95%) C#
7 9 (5.77%) SQL
8 8 (5.13%) PHP
9 4 (2.56%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.92%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.64%) Jython
11 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.33%) Docker
2 9 (5.77%) LXC
3 1 (0.64%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 12 (7.69%) Puppet
2 9 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.64%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 25 (16.03%) Google
2 13 (8.33%) Oracle
3 8 (5.13%) Sitecore
4 6 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.28%) webMethods
6 1 (0.64%) Adobe
6 1 (0.64%) Ensighten
6 1 (0.64%) OpenText
6 1 (0.64%) Zend
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