The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 24 19 33
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14  
Contract jobs citing CSS 19 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.97% 5.46% 3.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.43% 23.53% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 14
Median daily rate £313 £310 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.80% -21.01%  
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 £35.00
% change year-on-year +23.07% -7.14%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 93 85 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 24.35% 23.22% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 64 41
Median daily rate £338 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -0.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +263.63% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Northamptonshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Northamptonshire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Northamptonshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +12 18 £313 -10.71% 7
CSS
East Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 43 (87.76%) HTML
2 37 (75.51%) JavaScript
3 36 (73.47%) AngularJS
4 27 (55.10%) jQuery
5 22 (44.90%) Finance
5 22 (44.90%) HTML5
6 19 (38.78%) Java
7 17 (34.69%) .NET
8 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (32.65%) User Experience
9 14 (28.57%) MVC
10 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET
11 12 (24.49%) Web Services
11 12 (24.49%) TDD
11 12 (24.49%) Spring
11 12 (24.49%) CSS3
12 11 (22.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (22.45%) Web Development
12 11 (22.45%) C#
12 11 (22.45%) Oracle
13 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
13 10 (20.41%) SQL
13 10 (20.41%) OO
13 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (18.37%) Scrum
14 9 (18.37%) React
15 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (16.33%) Microservices
15 8 (16.33%) Entity Framework
15 8 (16.33%) Node.js

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 8 (16.33%) JBoss
2 6 (12.24%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.04%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) Blockchain
2 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
3 7 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 6 (12.24%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (12.24%) Redis
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.08%) DB2
6 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.04%) MySQL
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Selenium
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.12%) Grunt
4 2 (4.08%) gulp
4 2 (4.08%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.08%) JUnit
4 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.08%) WebStorm
5 1 (2.04%) Babel
5 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.04%) Gradle
5 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.04%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) JProfiler
5 1 (2.04%) Lombardi
5 1 (2.04%) Mocha
5 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (44.90%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (71.43%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (16.33%) C# Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Architect
4 7 (14.29%) Designer
4 7 (14.29%) UX Designer
5 6 (12.24%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Java Architect
6 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (10.20%) HTML CSS Designer
7 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.16%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (8.16%) HTML Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.16%) UI Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (87.76%) HTML
2 36 (73.47%) AngularJS
3 27 (55.10%) jQuery
4 22 (44.90%) HTML5
5 17 (34.69%) .NET
6 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET
7 12 (24.49%) CSS3
7 12 (24.49%) Spring
7 12 (24.49%) Web Services
8 11 (22.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (18.37%) React
10 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (16.33%) Entity Framework
10 8 (16.33%) Java EE
10 8 (16.33%) Node.js
10 8 (16.33%) Sass
11 7 (14.29%) J2EE
11 7 (14.29%) JSF
11 7 (14.29%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) User Experience
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) DataPower
3 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.04%) Fintech
3 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) SCORM
3 1 (2.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Android
1 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) MVC
3 12 (24.49%) TDD
4 11 (22.45%) Web Development
5 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (20.41%) OO
6 9 (18.37%) Scrum
7 8 (16.33%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
7 8 (16.33%) Microservices
7 8 (16.33%) Wireframes
8 7 (14.29%) Prototyping
9 4 (8.16%) Front End Development
9 4 (8.16%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Web Application Development
11 2 (4.08%) BDD
11 2 (4.08%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
11 2 (4.08%) Mobile First
11 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (75.51%) JavaScript
2 19 (38.78%) Java
3 11 (22.45%) C#
4 10 (20.41%) SQL
5 2 (4.08%) R
5 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.04%) ES6
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Adobe
3 2 (4.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) Kony
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Perforce
4 1 (2.04%) Sencha
4 1 (2.04%) Sybase
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