Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 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 3
England > North West
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 72 83
Rank change year-on-year -46 +11 +19
Contract jobs citing CSS3 105 149 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.77% 2.66% 2.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.17% 8.59% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 105 126
North West median daily rate £363 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -3.23% +13.97%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £263
90th Percentile £438 £468 £500
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
North West median hourly rate £15.00 £8.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.47% - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £33.44 £43.00
% change year-on-year +27.09% -22.23% +98.71%

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 2,032 1,735 1,978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 34.31% 30.94% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,394 1,170 1,383
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £300 £295 £275
90th Percentile £550 £509 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 53 37
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £11.88 £20.00 £18.67
90th Percentile £64.00 £50.00 £44.15
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% +6.67% +1.24%

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 17 October 2018.

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 17 October 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
Manchester -51 62 £355 -5.33% 67
Cheshire -9 27 £365 -8.86% 24
Merseyside +5 7 £400 +7.02% 5
Lancashire - 6 £415 - 14
CSS3
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 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 West region with a requirement for CSS3.

1 105 (100.00%) CSS
2 97 (92.38%) HTML
3 96 (91.43%) JavaScript
4 93 (88.57%) HTML5
5 57 (54.29%) AngularJS
6 54 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (34.29%) Front End Development
8 34 (32.38%) Node.js
8 34 (32.38%) jQuery
9 32 (30.48%) Java
10 31 (29.52%) React
11 30 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 30 (28.57%) Unit Testing
12 27 (25.71%) Scrum
12 27 (25.71%) User Experience
13 22 (20.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (20.95%) Sass
14 21 (20.00%) JIRA
15 20 (19.05%) Android
16 19 (18.10%) LESS
16 19 (18.10%) Axure RP
17 17 (16.19%) TDD
18 16 (15.24%) Confluence
19 14 (13.33%) RESTful
19 14 (13.33%) Test Automation
19 14 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (13.33%) Grunt
20 13 (12.38%) Android SDK
20 13 (12.38%) Android Development
20 13 (12.38%) Jenkins

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 16 (15.24%) Confluence
2 8 (7.62%) CMS
3 6 (5.71%) WordPress
4 2 (1.90%) Drupal
4 2 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (6.67%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.81%) Fireworks
3 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.81%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (3.81%) UXPin
4 1 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) npm
2 6 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.81%) Google Analytics
3 4 (3.81%) SaaS
3 4 (3.81%) Yarn
4 3 (2.86%) GitHub
5 1 (0.95%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) MySQL
2 5 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.81%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.95%) Big Data
6 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.95%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 21 (20.00%) JIRA
3 19 (18.10%) Axure RP
4 14 (13.33%) Grunt
5 13 (12.38%) Jenkins
6 12 (11.43%) Gradle
6 12 (11.43%) gulp
6 12 (11.43%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (6.67%) JSUnit
8 6 (5.71%) Protractor
9 4 (3.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 4 (3.81%) GitLab
9 4 (3.81%) Mercurial
9 4 (3.81%) Mocha
9 4 (3.81%) ProtoShare
9 4 (3.81%) Vagrant
10 3 (2.86%) Ant
10 3 (2.86%) Selenium
10 3 (2.86%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (11.43%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Retail
3 7 (6.67%) Interactive Media
4 2 (1.90%) Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 95 (90.48%) Developer
2 32 (30.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 21 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (12.38%) Java Developer
5 12 (11.43%) Android Developer
6 10 (9.52%) UI Developer
7 9 (8.57%) React Developer
8 8 (7.62%) Angular Developer
8 8 (7.62%) Designer
9 6 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (4.76%) PHP Developer
10 5 (4.76%) UX Designer
11 3 (2.86%) C# Developer
11 3 (2.86%) HTML Developer
11 3 (2.86%) WordPress Developer
12 2 (1.90%) Node.js Developer
12 2 (1.90%) PHP Laravel Developer
12 2 (1.90%) Senior UX Designer
12 2 (1.90%) UI/UX Developer
12 2 (1.90%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (100.00%) CSS
2 97 (92.38%) HTML
3 93 (88.57%) HTML5
4 57 (54.29%) AngularJS
5 34 (32.38%) jQuery
5 34 (32.38%) Node.js
6 31 (29.52%) React
7 22 (20.95%) Sass
7 22 (20.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (18.10%) LESS
9 14 (13.33%) RESTful
10 13 (12.38%) Android SDK
11 12 (11.43%) Android NDK
11 12 (11.43%) Ionic Framework
12 11 (10.48%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (8.57%) XML
14 8 (7.62%) .NET
14 8 (7.62%) JSON
14 8 (7.62%) REST
14 8 (7.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.71%) User Experience
2 7 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.81%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.95%) Fintech
6 1 (0.95%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.05%) Android
2 8 (7.62%) Apple iOS
3 7 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (34.29%) Front End Development
3 30 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 27 (25.71%) Scrum
5 17 (16.19%) TDD
6 14 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 13 (12.38%) Android Development
8 12 (11.43%) Cryptography
8 12 (11.43%) Secure Coding
9 11 (10.48%) OO
9 11 (10.48%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (10.48%) Web Design
10 9 (8.57%) Microservices
10 9 (8.57%) MVC
11 7 (6.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
11 7 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.67%) SDLC
12 6 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (5.71%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 96 (91.43%) JavaScript
2 32 (30.48%) Java
3 12 (11.43%) C
3 12 (11.43%) C++
4 11 (10.48%) PHP
5 8 (7.62%) C#
6 5 (4.76%) ES6
7 4 (3.81%) SQL
8 2 (1.90%) Java 8
8 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.90%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.95%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.95%) Python
9 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.95%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (5.71%) Google
2 5 (4.76%) Adobe
3 2 (1.90%) hybris
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.90%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.90%) WooCommerce
3 2 (1.90%) Zend
4 1 (0.95%) Twitter