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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 29 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 7 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 3.24% 8.97% 6.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.50% 29.17% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%

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
40 24 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 18.52% 30.77% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 21
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 20 January 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 Belfast region with a requirement for CSS.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
4 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
6 3 (33.33%) CSS3
6 3 (33.33%) C#
6 3 (33.33%) Spring
6 3 (33.33%) JSON
6 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
6 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) Java
7 2 (22.22%) ECMAScript
7 2 (22.22%) Process Management
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) HND
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 2 (22.22%) QA
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum
7 2 (22.22%) Twitter
7 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
7 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 2 (22.22%) PhantomJS
7 2 (22.22%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (22.22%) TypeScript

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 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Babel
1 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
1 2 (22.22%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (22.22%) PhantomJS
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
5 3 (33.33%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 1 (11.11%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
7 1 (11.11%) RESTful
7 1 (11.11%) Sass
7 1 (11.11%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) WPF
7 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Smart Energy
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
1 1 (11.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Process Management
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Graceful Degradation
4 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) ECMAScript
3 2 (22.22%) ES6
3 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
4 1 (11.11%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Twitter
2 1 (11.11%) Guidewire