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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 23 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 89 71 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.19% 5.92% 5.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.53% 22.61% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 31
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £460 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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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
312 314 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.18% 26.17% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 187 86
Average daily rate £360 £395 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.86% +17.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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.

1 154 (93.90%) HTML
2 121 (73.78%) JavaScript
3 77 (46.95%) HTML5
4 76 (46.34%) jQuery
5 53 (32.32%) CSS3
6 51 (31.10%) MVC
6 51 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (23.17%) C#
8 37 (22.56%) SQL
9 36 (21.95%) Java
10 35 (21.34%) .NET
11 31 (18.90%) Finance
12 29 (17.68%) SQL Server
12 29 (17.68%) ASP.NET
13 28 (17.07%) XML
13 28 (17.07%) RESTful
14 27 (16.46%) Banking
14 27 (16.46%) AngularJS
15 25 (15.24%) TDD
15 25 (15.24%) Unit Testing
16 24 (14.63%) Git (software)
16 24 (14.63%) Ajax
17 22 (13.41%) Web Development
18 18 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (10.37%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (10.37%) Responsive Web Design
19 17 (10.37%) Sass
19 17 (10.37%) LESS
20 16 (9.76%) JSP
20 16 (9.76%) PHP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 14 (8.54%) CMS
1 14 (8.54%) Node.js
2 9 (5.49%) WordPress
3 7 (4.27%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.66%) Drupal
5 5 (3.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.44%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.83%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.83%) JBoss
8 2 (1.22%) Apache
8 2 (1.22%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (1.22%) IIS
8 2 (1.22%) Confluence
8 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.22%) Lync
8 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.61%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.61%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (7.32%) Photoshop
2 8 (4.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (3.05%) InDesign
4 4 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.83%) MS Excel
6 2 (1.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.44%) SaaS
3 3 (1.83%) IaaS
4 2 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.22%) HTTP
2 1 (0.61%) CTI
2 1 (0.61%) Intranet
2 1 (0.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.68%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.71%) MySQL
4 4 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.83%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.83%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.61%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 24 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.71%) Subversion
2 11 (6.71%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.10%) Grunt
3 10 (6.10%) Selenium
4 9 (5.49%) Maven
4 9 (5.49%) JIRA
4 9 (5.49%) JUnit
4 9 (5.49%) gulp
5 8 (4.88%) Eclipse
6 7 (4.27%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.27%) Hudson
7 6 (3.66%) NetBeans
8 5 (3.05%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.44%) CruiseControl
9 4 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (2.44%) Mockito
10 3 (1.83%) FishEye
10 3 (1.83%) Gradle
10 3 (1.83%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (18.90%) Finance
2 27 (16.46%) Banking
3 6 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.83%) Marketing
5 2 (1.22%) Military
5 2 (1.22%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.22%) Retail
5 2 (1.22%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.61%) Billing
6 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 131 (79.88%) Developer
2 33 (20.12%) Web Developer
3 30 (18.29%) Front-End Developer
4 18 (10.98%) Java Developer
5 16 (9.76%) .NET Developer
6 11 (6.71%) Senior Developer
6 11 (6.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (6.10%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.49%) Designer
9 8 (4.88%) PHP Developer
10 7 (4.27%) Senior Web Developer
10 7 (4.27%) Front-End Web Developer
11 6 (3.66%) UI Developer
11 6 (3.66%) UI Programmer
11 6 (3.66%) C# Developer
12 5 (3.05%) Analyst
13 4 (2.44%) Digital Designer
14 3 (1.83%) Automation Engineer
14 3 (1.83%) Software Engineer
14 3 (1.83%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (93.90%) HTML
2 77 (46.95%) HTML5
3 76 (46.34%) jQuery
4 53 (32.32%) CSS3
5 35 (21.34%) .NET
6 29 (17.68%) ASP.NET
7 28 (17.07%) XML
7 28 (17.07%) RESTful
8 27 (16.46%) AngularJS
9 24 (14.63%) Ajax
10 17 (10.37%) Sass
10 17 (10.37%) LESS
11 16 (9.76%) JSP
12 15 (9.15%) .NET Framework
13 13 (7.93%) J2EE
13 13 (7.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (7.32%) Web Services
14 12 (7.32%) Spring
14 12 (7.32%) JSON
15 8 (4.88%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.54%) User Experience
2 7 (4.27%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.83%) Social Media
4 3 (1.83%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.83%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.22%) GIS
5 2 (1.22%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.61%) DTV
6 1 (0.61%) Blog
6 1 (0.61%) Podcast
6 1 (0.61%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.15%) UNIX
2 12 (7.32%) Windows
3 6 (3.66%) Linux
4 4 (2.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.10%) MVC
1 51 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (15.24%) TDD
2 25 (15.24%) Unit Testing
3 22 (13.41%) Web Development
4 18 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (10.37%) Responsive Web Design
6 16 (9.76%) OO
7 14 (8.54%) Scrum
8 11 (6.71%) Web Design
8 11 (6.71%) Software Engineering
9 10 (6.10%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.49%) Time Management
10 9 (5.49%) Content Management
11 7 (4.27%) Refactoring
11 7 (4.27%) Open Source
12 6 (3.66%) BDD
12 6 (3.66%) Project Management
13 5 (3.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (3.05%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 121 (73.78%) JavaScript
2 38 (23.17%) C#
3 37 (22.56%) SQL
4 36 (21.95%) Java
5 16 (9.76%) PHP
6 9 (5.49%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.49%) Python
7 7 (4.27%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.66%) Perl
8 6 (3.66%) XPath
9 5 (3.05%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.83%) C
11 2 (1.22%) C++
11 2 (1.22%) Ada
11 2 (1.22%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.22%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.22%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.61%) Scala
12 1 (0.61%) VBA
12 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (3.66%) Degree
2 3 (1.83%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.83%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 16 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.15%) Oracle
3 10 (6.10%) Adobe
4 6 (3.66%) Telerik
5 3 (1.83%) Twitter
5 3 (1.83%) SAP
6 2 (1.22%) VMware
7 1 (0.61%) Talend
7 1 (0.61%) Alterian
7 1 (0.61%) Zend
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