The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing CSS 86 80 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.25% 6.49% 4.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 25.08% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 42 17
Average daily rate
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£360 £317 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.56% +40.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £231 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £437 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £15.75 £90.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -82.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
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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
258 319 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.75% 25.89% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 164 81
Average daily rate £350 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £427 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.88% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

1 161 (88.95%) HTML
2 139 (76.80%) JavaScript
3 87 (48.07%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (46.96%) jQuery
5 60 (33.15%) HTML5
6 58 (32.04%) .NET
7 57 (31.49%) C#
8 53 (29.28%) MVC
9 49 (27.07%) CSS3
10 44 (24.31%) Java
11 40 (22.10%) ASP.NET
12 38 (20.99%) SQL Server
13 37 (20.44%) Banking
14 32 (17.68%) SQL
15 30 (16.57%) Finance
16 28 (15.47%) TDD
17 27 (14.92%) Ajax
18 25 (13.81%) Spring
18 25 (13.81%) Grunt
19 24 (13.26%) CMS
19 24 (13.26%) XML
19 24 (13.26%) Web Development
20 23 (12.71%) ASP.NET MVC
20 23 (12.71%) SharePoint
21 22 (12.15%) Git (software)
21 22 (12.15%) Test Automation
22 21 (11.60%) Unit Testing
23 18 (9.94%) Degree
23 18 (9.94%) OO
23 18 (9.94%) Oracle

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 24 (13.26%) CMS
2 23 (12.71%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.52%) IBM Notes
3 10 (5.52%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (4.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (3.87%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.21%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.66%) JBoss
8 3 (1.66%) WordPress
9 2 (1.10%) MS Project Server
9 2 (1.10%) Drupal
9 2 (1.10%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.10%) ArcGIS
9 2 (1.10%) Confluence
10 1 (0.55%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.55%) IIS
10 1 (0.55%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.31%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.10%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.66%) Intranet
1 3 (1.66%) Internet
2 2 (1.10%) Extranet
3 1 (0.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.99%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.63%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (5.52%) MS Access
5 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.21%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.21%) MySQL
7 3 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.55%) Big Data
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (13.81%) Grunt
2 22 (12.15%) Git (software)
3 16 (8.84%) Selenium
4 12 (6.63%) Jasmine
5 10 (5.52%) CruiseControl
5 10 (5.52%) Maven
6 8 (4.42%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (3.31%) Bower
7 6 (3.31%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.31%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.31%) JIRA
7 6 (3.31%) Subversion
7 6 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.31%) JUnit
7 6 (3.31%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (2.76%) TestNG
8 5 (2.76%) Hudson
8 5 (2.76%) Ant
8 5 (2.76%) WebDriver
9 4 (2.21%) RSpec
General
1 37 (20.44%) Banking
2 30 (16.57%) Finance
3 6 (3.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 162 (89.50%) Developer
2 38 (20.99%) Front-End Developer
3 37 (20.44%) Web Developer
4 34 (18.78%) .NET Developer
5 25 (13.81%) Java Developer
6 11 (6.08%) Senior Developer
6 11 (6.08%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (6.08%) Front-End Web Developer
7 10 (5.52%) C# Developer
8 8 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (3.87%) SharePoint Developer
10 6 (3.31%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (2.76%) Programmer
11 5 (2.76%) Umbraco Developer
11 5 (2.76%) UX Designer
11 5 (2.76%) Designer
12 4 (2.21%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
12 4 (2.21%) Applications Developer
12 4 (2.21%) Architect
12 4 (2.21%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (88.95%) HTML
2 85 (46.96%) jQuery
3 60 (33.15%) HTML5
4 58 (32.04%) .NET
5 49 (27.07%) CSS3
6 40 (22.10%) ASP.NET
7 27 (14.92%) Ajax
8 25 (13.81%) Spring
9 24 (13.26%) XML
10 23 (12.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (9.39%) AngularJS
11 17 (9.39%) JSP
11 17 (9.39%) .NET Framework
12 15 (8.29%) J2EE
12 15 (8.29%) YUI
13 14 (7.73%) JSF
14 13 (7.18%) XSLT
14 13 (7.18%) Sass
15 12 (6.63%) OOCSS
15 12 (6.63%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.18%) User Experience
2 11 (6.08%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.87%) Open Source
4 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.10%) Health Informatics
5 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.10%) GIS
5 2 (1.10%) Informatics
6 1 (0.55%) FMCG
6 1 (0.55%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.55%) Social Media
6 1 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.73%) UNIX
2 7 (3.87%) Windows
3 6 (3.31%) Linux
4 5 (2.76%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (48.07%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (29.28%) MVC
3 28 (15.47%) TDD
4 24 (13.26%) Web Development
5 22 (12.15%) Test Automation
6 21 (11.60%) Unit Testing
7 18 (9.94%) OO
8 12 (6.63%) Time Management
8 12 (6.63%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (6.08%) Web Design
10 10 (5.52%) Web Application Development
11 9 (4.97%) Project Management
11 9 (4.97%) Scrum
12 7 (3.87%) Business Analysis
13 6 (3.31%) BDD
14 5 (2.76%) Test Scripting
14 5 (2.76%) OOD
15 4 (2.21%) Migration
15 4 (2.21%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 139 (76.80%) JavaScript
2 57 (31.49%) C#
3 44 (24.31%) Java
4 32 (17.68%) SQL
5 11 (6.08%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.52%) VBA
6 10 (5.52%) Shell Script
6 10 (5.52%) Perl
7 9 (4.97%) PHP
8 5 (2.76%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.21%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (2.21%) Ruby
10 3 (1.66%) Python
11 2 (1.10%) VB6
11 2 (1.10%) VBScript
11 2 (1.10%) VB
12 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (9.94%) Degree
2 2 (1.10%) VCP4
3 1 (0.55%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.10%) HL7
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) WCAG
2 1 (0.55%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (9.94%) Oracle
2 17 (9.39%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.52%) Lotus
4 5 (2.76%) Google
5 3 (1.66%) Adobe
6 2 (1.10%) Twitter
7 1 (0.55%) SAP
7 1 (0.55%) Ektron
7 1 (0.55%) Apple
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