The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 41 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Contract jobs citing CSS 57 72 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.76% 4.90% 7.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.66% 27.80% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 47 56
Median daily rate £376 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.76% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £246 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-31.50% +14.06%
CSS
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
290 259 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.15% 17.62% 26.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 165 210
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CSS.

1 109 (86.51%) HTML
2 102 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 71 (56.35%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (47.62%) HTML5
5 53 (42.06%) jQuery
6 48 (38.10%) CSS3
7 45 (35.71%) AngularJS
8 37 (29.37%) User Experience
9 32 (25.40%) Scrum
10 31 (24.60%) MVC
10 31 (24.60%) SQL Server
10 31 (24.60%) Node.js
10 31 (24.60%) Web Development
11 30 (23.81%) Java
12 28 (22.22%) .NET
12 28 (22.22%) Unit Testing
13 26 (20.63%) RESTful
13 26 (20.63%) C#
14 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET
14 25 (19.84%) Front End Development
15 24 (19.05%) Web Services
16 23 (18.25%) Finance
16 23 (18.25%) React
17 20 (15.87%) Jenkins
17 20 (15.87%) Git (software)
18 19 (15.08%) .NET Framework
18 19 (15.08%) JIRA
19 18 (14.29%) Linux
19 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
19 18 (14.29%) E-Commerce

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 31 (24.60%) Node.js
2 11 (8.73%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (8.73%) NServiceBus
3 8 (6.35%) IIS
4 7 (5.56%) CMS
5 5 (3.97%) Apache
5 5 (3.97%) Drupal
6 3 (2.38%) Confluence
6 3 (2.38%) JBoss
6 3 (2.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.59%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.59%) WordPress
8 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.79%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (3.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (3.17%) InDesign
4 3 (2.38%) Fireworks
5 2 (1.59%) Edge Animate
5 2 (1.59%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.59%) Heroku
2 2 (1.59%) Office 365
3 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.70%) HTTP
2 4 (3.17%) Internet
3 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.60%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.94%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.17%) MySQL
5 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.38%) Big Data
6 3 (2.38%) GIS
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.59%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (15.87%) Git (software)
1 20 (15.87%) Jenkins
2 19 (15.08%) JIRA
3 14 (11.11%) Jasmine
3 14 (11.11%) Subversion
4 9 (7.14%) gulp
5 8 (6.35%) JUnit
5 8 (6.35%) NetBeans
6 6 (4.76%) Eclipse
6 6 (4.76%) Grunt
6 6 (4.76%) Maven
7 5 (3.97%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (3.97%) Hudson
8 4 (3.17%) Axure RP
8 4 (3.17%) Bower
9 3 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.38%) FishEye
9 3 (2.38%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (2.38%) Mockito
9 3 (2.38%) Protractor
General
1 23 (18.25%) Finance
2 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.59%) Banking
3 2 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Games
4 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 100 (79.37%) Developer
2 17 (13.49%) Java Developer
3 16 (12.70%) .NET Developer
3 16 (12.70%) Senior Developer
3 16 (12.70%) Web Developer
4 14 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 11 (8.73%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (7.94%) C# Developer
6 10 (7.94%) UI Developer
7 9 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.35%) Designer
8 8 (6.35%) Software Developer
8 8 (6.35%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Python Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (3.97%) PHP Developer
12 4 (3.17%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (86.51%) HTML
2 60 (47.62%) HTML5
3 53 (42.06%) jQuery
4 48 (38.10%) CSS3
5 45 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 28 (22.22%) .NET
7 26 (20.63%) RESTful
8 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET
9 24 (19.05%) Web Services
10 23 (18.25%) React
11 19 (15.08%) .NET Framework
12 18 (14.29%) hapi
13 17 (13.49%) REST
14 16 (12.70%) JSON
14 16 (12.70%) Sass
15 14 (11.11%) LESS
15 14 (11.11%) XML
16 13 (10.32%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (8.73%) Razor View Engine
17 11 (8.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (29.37%) User Experience
2 17 (13.49%) iPad
3 7 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 7 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.97%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.59%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.59%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.59%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) Interactive TV
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.29%) Linux
2 10 (7.94%) Windows
3 7 (5.56%) Mac OS X
4 6 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.17%) Unix
5 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.79%) Android
6 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (56.35%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.40%) Scrum
3 31 (24.60%) MVC
3 31 (24.60%) Web Development
4 28 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 25 (19.84%) Front End Development
6 18 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 17 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (13.49%) OO
7 17 (13.49%) Service Design
8 15 (11.90%) Software Engineering
9 14 (11.11%) Integration Testing
9 14 (11.11%) Project Management
9 14 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 13 (10.32%) TDD
11 12 (9.52%) OOD
11 12 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (7.94%) Progressive Enhancement
12 10 (7.94%) Refactoring
13 9 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 102 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 30 (23.81%) Java
3 26 (20.63%) C#
4 14 (11.11%) PHP
4 14 (11.11%) Python
5 13 (10.32%) SQL
5 13 (10.32%) T-SQL
6 11 (8.73%) ES6
7 10 (7.94%) Perl
8 8 (6.35%) PowerShell
9 6 (4.76%) CoffeeScript
9 6 (4.76%) JSX
10 4 (3.17%) Ruby
11 3 (2.38%) C
11 3 (2.38%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.17%) QA
3 2 (1.59%) WAI
3 2 (1.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.14%) Adobe
3 6 (4.76%) Oracle
4 5 (3.97%) VMware
5 4 (3.17%) Zend
6 2 (1.59%) Facebook
6 2 (1.59%) Twitter
7 1 (0.79%) Apple
7 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
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