Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for CSS3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS3 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 3
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 97 97
Rank change year-on-year +42 0 -21
Contract jobs citing CSS3 180 142 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.16% 2.09% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.99% 7.47% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 109 117
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.29% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £267 £250
90th Percentile £450 £500 £450
England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
North West median hourly rate £8.50 - £40.00
England median hourly rate £37.97 £46.00 £22.06
% change year-on-year -17.46% +108.55% -19.79%

CSS3 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 West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1801 1900 2033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 31.64% 28.00% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1225 1332 1270
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.32% +11.07%
10th Percentile £297 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 26 68
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%
10th Percentile £18.53 £15.38 £16.16
90th Percentile £50.51 £44.88 £47.33
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

CSS3
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing CSS3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for CSS3 in the North West

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS3 in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS3 in the North West

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS3 in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS3 in the North West

CSS3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS3 in the North West

CSS3
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Manchester +42 129 £374 -0.16% 30
Cheshire -4 33 £400 +3.23% 6
Merseyside +3 9 £363 -2.03% 8
Lancashire +13 3 £408 +8.67% 4
CSS3
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 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 North West region with a requirement for CSS3.

1 180 (100.00%) CSS
2 174 (96.67%) HTML
3 168 (93.33%) HTML5
4 154 (85.56%) JavaScript
5 89 (49.44%) Front End Development
6 79 (43.89%) AngularJS
7 53 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (28.33%) jQuery
8 51 (28.33%) Node.js
9 50 (27.78%) Sass
10 44 (24.44%) Git (software)
11 43 (23.89%) .NET
12 42 (23.33%) C#
13 41 (22.78%) TDD
13 41 (22.78%) React
14 40 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 39 (21.67%) Responsive Web Design
16 38 (21.11%) User Experience
17 34 (18.89%) gulp
18 31 (17.22%) Unit Testing
19 30 (16.67%) CMS
20 27 (15.00%) Grunt
21 26 (14.44%) Angular 2
21 26 (14.44%) Web Services
21 26 (14.44%) Test Automation
22 25 (13.89%) Finance
23 24 (13.33%) PHP
23 24 (13.33%) SQL Server
24 23 (12.78%) ASP.NET
24 23 (12.78%) Scrum

CSS3
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 30 (16.67%) CMS
2 21 (11.67%) WordPress
3 11 (6.11%) Umbraco
4 8 (4.44%) Confluence
4 8 (4.44%) Drupal
4 8 (4.44%) ExpressionEngine
5 5 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.22%) Apache
6 4 (2.22%) NServiceBus
7 3 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.67%) Mongoose
7 3 (1.67%) nginx
8 2 (1.11%) IIS
8 2 (1.11%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.11%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.11%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (6.11%) Photoshop
3 6 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.67%) InVision
4 3 (1.67%) UXPin
5 1 (0.56%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 6 (3.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.44%) npm
2 8 (4.44%) GitHub
3 5 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.78%) SaaS
4 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.11%) Office 365
5 2 (1.11%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.11%) Serverless
5 2 (1.11%) Yammer
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.56%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.11%) DNS
1 2 (1.11%) Internet
1 2 (1.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.56%) HTTP
2 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.67%) MySQL
3 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.11%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.11%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.56%) DB2
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.56%) Redis
7 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 44 (24.44%) Git (software)
2 34 (18.89%) gulp
3 27 (15.00%) Grunt
4 17 (9.44%) Jenkins
5 16 (8.89%) JIRA
6 11 (6.11%) SonarQube
7 10 (5.56%) Jasmine
8 8 (4.44%) Gradle
8 8 (4.44%) Mocha
8 8 (4.44%) webpack
9 6 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (3.33%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.22%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.22%) Sinon.JS
10 4 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.67%) Artifactory
11 3 (1.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (1.67%) GitLab
11 3 (1.67%) JSUnit
11 3 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 25 (13.89%) Finance
2 10 (5.56%) Banking
3 4 (2.22%) Marketing
3 4 (2.22%) Retail
4 3 (1.67%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.67%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.11%) Games
5 2 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 158 (87.78%) Developer
2 77 (42.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 35 (19.44%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (7.78%) Angular Developer
5 12 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 12 (6.67%) UI Developer
6 11 (6.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (5.56%) HTML Developer
8 9 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 9 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
9 8 (4.44%) Android Developer
10 7 (3.89%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.33%) Designer
11 6 (3.33%) Java Developer
11 6 (3.33%) Magento Developer
12 5 (2.78%) C# Developer
12 5 (2.78%) JavaScript Engineer
12 5 (2.78%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 5 (2.78%) UX Designer
13 4 (2.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (100.00%) CSS
2 174 (96.67%) HTML
3 168 (93.33%) HTML5
4 79 (43.89%) AngularJS
5 51 (28.33%) jQuery
5 51 (28.33%) Node.js
6 50 (27.78%) Sass
7 43 (23.89%) .NET
8 41 (22.78%) React
9 40 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 26 (14.44%) Angular 2
10 26 (14.44%) Web Services
11 23 (12.78%) Ajax
11 23 (12.78%) ASP.NET
12 20 (11.11%) JSON
13 19 (10.56%) Redux
14 14 (7.78%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (7.78%) SOAP
15 12 (6.67%) .NET Framework
15 12 (6.67%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (21.11%) User Experience
2 16 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 15 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.22%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.67%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.67%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (1.67%) W3C
7 2 (1.11%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.11%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.11%) Fintech
7 2 (1.11%) NHS
7 2 (1.11%) RIA
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.56%) Interactive TV
8 1 (0.56%) Photography
8 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.44%) Android
2 4 (2.22%) Unix
3 3 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (49.44%) Front End Development
2 53 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (22.78%) TDD
4 39 (21.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 31 (17.22%) Unit Testing
6 26 (14.44%) Test Automation
7 23 (12.78%) Scrum
8 21 (11.67%) Web Development
9 20 (11.11%) MVC
10 18 (10.00%) Web Design
11 16 (8.89%) BDD
11 16 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (7.78%) E-Commerce
13 12 (6.67%) Wireframes
14 11 (6.11%) Data Management
14 11 (6.11%) Prototyping
14 11 (6.11%) Rapid Prototyping
15 8 (4.44%) Android Development
15 8 (4.44%) Performance Optimisation
16 7 (3.89%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 154 (85.56%) JavaScript
2 42 (23.33%) C#
3 24 (13.33%) PHP
4 16 (8.89%) Java
5 14 (7.78%) TypeScript
6 12 (6.67%) SQL
7 10 (5.56%) C++
7 10 (5.56%) ES6
8 7 (3.89%) C
9 4 (2.22%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.11%) Ruby
11 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.56%) GraphQL
11 1 (0.56%) Groovy
11 1 (0.56%) Perl
11 1 (0.56%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.56%) Python
11 1 (0.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (2.22%) Degree
2 3 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.67%) QA
2 2 (1.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (5.00%) Docker
2 2 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.11%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (3.33%) Rancher
2 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.78%) Adobe
3 9 (5.00%) Perforce
4 7 (3.89%) DevExpress
5 3 (1.67%) Capita
6 2 (1.11%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.11%) Oracle
6 2 (1.11%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.56%) Apple
7 1 (0.56%) Facebook
7 1 (0.56%) Google
7 1 (0.56%) IBM
7 1 (0.56%) Telerik
7 1 (0.56%) Twitter