The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 24 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 3.87% 4.69% 4.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 17.65% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £400 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -15.78%
CSS
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 17 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 23.23% 26.56% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 34
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £324 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Belfast region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for CSS.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) HND
6 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 2 (25.00%) Marketing
6 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
7 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
7 1 (12.50%) Social Media
7 1 (12.50%) MVVM
7 1 (12.50%) Kentico
7 1 (12.50%) BDD
7 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (12.50%) CSS3
7 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
7 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (12.50%) Sass

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (12.50%) Kentico
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
4 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) WPF
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
1 1 (12.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Graceful Degradation
4 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Guidewire
2 1 (12.50%) SAP