The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 11 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 9 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 10.71% 1.30% 8.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.14% 4.00% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 9
Average daily rate
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£375 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.56% -10.15%
CSS
Northern Ireland

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 County Antrim region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 25 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 33.33% 32.47% 52.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 58
Average daily rate £350 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £280 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

CSS
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +3 9 £375 - 3
CSS
Northern Ireland

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS.

1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) XML
3 6 (40.00%) JSON
3 6 (40.00%) HTML5
3 6 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 6 (40.00%) CSS3
4 5 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
4 5 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (33.33%) XHTML
4 5 (33.33%) Web Design
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Ajax
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) PHP
5 4 (26.67%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) Puppet
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (20.00%) Sass
6 3 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (20.00%) Triplestore
6 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (20.00%) SPARQL

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Kentico
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) Triplestore
3 1 (6.67%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Mocha
2 1 (6.67%) QUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.67%) Grunt
2 1 (6.67%) Bower
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) XML
2 6 (40.00%) JSON
2 6 (40.00%) HTML5
2 6 (40.00%) CSS3
2 6 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 5 (33.33%) XHTML
3 5 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) Sass
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.67%) iPhone SDK
7 1 (6.67%) iOS SDK
7 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) W3C
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
3 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Web Design
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
2 5 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Information Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) PHP
2 4 (26.67%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) SPARQL
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
1 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef