Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 November 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)
England > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 22 40
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18 -28
Contract jobs citing CSS 102 98 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 8.06% 7.99% 6.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.58% 27.15% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 69 119
North East median daily rate £394 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.35% -1.16% +1.78%
10th Percentile £309 £313 £318
90th Percentile £541 £550 £507
England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
North East median hourly rate - - £8.50
England median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -1.18% +18.06% +13.35%

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 the North East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 415 361 753
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.78% 29.45% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 239 510
North East median daily rate £425 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% -12.23%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
90th Percentile £550 £531 £500
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 25
North East median hourly rate £46.00 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +60.71% +48.27%
10th Percentile £30.40 £19.75 £18.64
90th Percentile £48.40 £47.73 £36.60
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in the North East

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in the North East

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in the North East over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in the North East

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in the North East

CSS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -15 64 £398 -6.47% 72
Durham +14 33 £383 +1.50% 11
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North East region with a requirement for CSS.

1 88 (86.27%) HTML
2 76 (74.51%) JavaScript
3 53 (51.96%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (44.12%) HTML5
5 42 (41.18%) AngularJS
6 40 (39.22%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (38.24%) TDD
8 38 (37.25%) Scrum
9 36 (35.29%) .NET
10 34 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 32 (31.37%) Test Automation
12 31 (30.39%) jQuery
12 31 (30.39%) CSS3
12 31 (30.39%) Front End Development
13 30 (29.41%) Node.js
13 30 (29.41%) Java
13 30 (29.41%) MVC
14 26 (25.49%) BDD
14 26 (25.49%) Git (software)
15 24 (23.53%) C#
15 24 (23.53%) Web Services
16 23 (22.55%) SQL
17 22 (21.57%) XML
18 21 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
19 20 (19.61%) Linux
19 20 (19.61%) Microservices
20 19 (18.63%) React
20 19 (18.63%) SQL Server
20 19 (18.63%) JUnit
20 19 (18.63%) Jenkins

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (11.76%) nginx
1 12 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.84%) CMS
3 4 (3.92%) Apache
3 4 (3.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (3.92%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.94%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.94%) JBoss
4 3 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.96%) Confluence
5 2 (1.96%) Drupal
6 1 (0.98%) Liferay
6 1 (0.98%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.90%) GitHub
3 4 (3.92%) iPaaS
4 3 (2.94%) Azure Functions
4 3 (2.94%) BrowserStack
4 3 (2.94%) Google Analytics
4 3 (2.94%) IaaS
4 3 (2.94%) Office 365
4 3 (2.94%) PaaS
4 3 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.84%) Reverse Proxy
2 6 (5.88%) Internet
3 4 (3.92%) SMS
4 3 (2.94%) HTTP
4 3 (2.94%) SSL
4 3 (2.94%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.98%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.63%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.69%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.92%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.92%) MySQL
6 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.94%) Redis
6 3 (2.94%) ZAP BI
7 2 (1.96%) DB2
8 1 (0.98%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.98%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (25.49%) Git (software)
2 19 (18.63%) Jenkins
2 19 (18.63%) JUnit
3 16 (15.69%) Jasmine
4 14 (13.73%) Selenium
5 13 (12.75%) Cucumber
5 13 (12.75%) Grunt
5 13 (12.75%) Protractor
6 11 (10.78%) Maven
7 10 (9.80%) Bower
8 9 (8.82%) MSTest
9 8 (7.84%) gulp
9 8 (7.84%) JMeter
10 7 (6.86%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (4.90%) JIRA
11 5 (4.90%) NCrunch
11 5 (4.90%) NUnit
11 5 (4.90%) Subversion
12 4 (3.92%) GitLab
12 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (4.90%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (0.98%) Finance
3 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (82.35%) Developer
2 25 (24.51%) Full Stack Developer
3 20 (19.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 11 (10.78%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Designer
7 6 (5.88%) Angular Developer
7 6 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Sitecore Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Systems Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.92%) .NET Applications Developer
9 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.92%) C# Application Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Python Developer
9 4 (3.92%) QA Tester
9 4 (3.92%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Tester
9 4 (3.92%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (86.27%) HTML
2 45 (44.12%) HTML5
3 42 (41.18%) AngularJS
4 36 (35.29%) .NET
5 34 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 31 (30.39%) CSS3
6 31 (30.39%) jQuery
7 30 (29.41%) Node.js
8 24 (23.53%) Web Services
9 22 (21.57%) XML
10 21 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (18.63%) React
12 18 (17.65%) JSON
13 16 (15.69%) .NET Framework
14 15 (14.71%) Sass
15 14 (13.73%) Spring
16 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET Core
16 10 (9.80%) OAuth
16 10 (9.80%) REST
16 10 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) User Experience
2 7 (6.86%) N-Tier
3 6 (5.88%) RIA
4 4 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (3.92%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.96%) Blog
5 2 (1.96%) Wiki
6 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.98%) DataPower
6 1 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.61%) Linux
2 4 (3.92%) Unix
3 3 (2.94%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (51.96%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (39.22%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (38.24%) TDD
4 38 (37.25%) Scrum
5 32 (31.37%) Test Automation
6 31 (30.39%) Front End Development
7 30 (29.41%) MVC
8 26 (25.49%) BDD
9 20 (19.61%) Microservices
10 15 (14.71%) OOD
11 14 (13.73%) Web Development
12 13 (12.75%) DevOps
13 12 (11.76%) Mobile Development
13 12 (11.76%) Multithreading
13 12 (11.76%) Non-Blocking Code
13 12 (11.76%) Task Automation
13 12 (11.76%) Test Scripting
14 9 (8.82%) Open Source
14 9 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (7.84%) Asynchronous Programming
Programming Languages
1 76 (74.51%) JavaScript
2 30 (29.41%) Java
3 24 (23.53%) C#
4 23 (22.55%) SQL
5 16 (15.69%) Python
6 10 (9.80%) TypeScript
7 8 (7.84%) ActionScript
7 8 (7.84%) ActionScript 3.0
7 8 (7.84%) Bash Shell
7 8 (7.84%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.90%) PHP
8 5 (4.90%) Scala
9 4 (3.92%) ES6
10 3 (2.94%) Groovy
10 3 (2.94%) Haskell
10 3 (2.94%) Perl
10 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.94%) Ruby
11 2 (1.96%) Java 8
12 1 (0.98%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) DBS Check
1 5 (4.90%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.69%) QA
2 10 (9.80%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (16.67%) Docker
2 8 (7.84%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) HAProxy
2 4 (3.92%) Matomo
3 3 (2.94%) Grafana
3 3 (2.94%) Kibana
3 3 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.71%) Oracle
3 9 (8.82%) Sitecore
4 5 (4.90%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.94%) Adobe
5 3 (2.94%) Google
5 3 (2.94%) webMethods
6 1 (0.98%) Solace
6 1 (0.98%) Twitter
6 1 (0.98%) Zend