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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 27 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing CSS 68 86 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.01% 7.24% 3.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.99% 28.20% 24.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 57 24
Average daily rate
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£350 £301 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% +20.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £397 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
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
358 305 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.38% 25.67% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 157 76
Average daily rate £355 £325 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +15.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014, 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.

1 146 (96.05%) HTML
2 116 (76.32%) JavaScript
3 71 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (42.76%) jQuery
5 64 (42.11%) HTML5
6 50 (32.89%) .NET
7 44 (28.95%) CSS3
8 42 (27.63%) MVC
9 38 (25.00%) C#
10 33 (21.71%) ASP.NET
11 31 (20.39%) TDD
11 31 (20.39%) JSON
12 29 (19.08%) CMS
12 29 (19.08%) XML
13 25 (16.45%) Backbone.js
14 24 (15.79%) Finance
15 23 (15.13%) SQL Server
16 22 (14.47%) Web Development
17 20 (13.16%) Java
17 20 (13.16%) Web Services
17 20 (13.16%) JSP
17 20 (13.16%) SharePoint
17 20 (13.16%) Maven
18 19 (12.50%) Git (software)
18 19 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
18 19 (12.50%) AngularJS
18 19 (12.50%) User Experience
19 18 (11.84%) SQL
20 17 (11.18%) Microsoft
20 17 (11.18%) Ajax

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 29 (19.08%) CMS
2 20 (13.16%) SharePoint
3 14 (9.21%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (6.58%) JBoss
5 8 (5.26%) Apache
6 5 (3.29%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (3.29%) Lync
7 4 (2.63%) Node.js
7 4 (2.63%) IIS
7 4 (2.63%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.63%) nginx
8 3 (1.97%) TeamSite
8 3 (1.97%) WebSphere Portal
9 2 (1.32%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.66%) WordPress
10 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.66%) Drupal
10 1 (0.66%) Kentico
10 1 (0.66%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.97%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.66%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.58%) HTTP
2 4 (2.63%) Intranet
2 4 (2.63%) Internet
3 2 (1.32%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.58%) Oracle Database
4 10 (6.58%) RDBMS
5 9 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.97%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.66%) MySQL
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (13.16%) Maven
2 19 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 15 (9.87%) Grunt
4 11 (7.24%) Jenkins
5 10 (6.58%) Selenium
6 9 (5.92%) Subversion
7 7 (4.61%) Jasmine
8 5 (3.29%) QUnit
8 5 (3.29%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (2.63%) RSpec
9 4 (2.63%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.32%) JUnit
11 2 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (1.32%) Hudson
12 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.66%) Trac
12 1 (0.66%) JIRA
12 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (15.79%) Finance
2 16 (10.53%) Banking
3 6 (3.95%) Retail
4 3 (1.97%) Advertising
5 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 126 (82.89%) Developer
2 41 (26.97%) Web Developer
3 30 (19.74%) Front-End Developer
4 26 (17.11%) .NET Developer
5 12 (7.89%) Front-End Web Developer
6 11 (7.24%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (6.58%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.58%) SharePoint Developer
8 9 (5.92%) Technical Leader
8 9 (5.92%) C# Developer
8 9 (5.92%) Lead Developer
8 9 (5.92%) UI Developer
8 9 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (5.92%) UI Programmer
9 6 (3.95%) Designer
9 6 (3.95%) Programmer
10 5 (3.29%) Python Developer
11 4 (2.63%) Senior Programmer
11 4 (2.63%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
11 4 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (96.05%) HTML
2 65 (42.76%) jQuery
3 64 (42.11%) HTML5
4 50 (32.89%) .NET
5 44 (28.95%) CSS3
6 33 (21.71%) ASP.NET
7 31 (20.39%) JSON
8 29 (19.08%) XML
9 25 (16.45%) Backbone.js
10 20 (13.16%) JSP
10 20 (13.16%) Web Services
11 19 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 17 (11.18%) Ajax
13 15 (9.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (9.21%) JSF
15 12 (7.89%) .NET Framework
15 12 (7.89%) RESTful
16 11 (7.24%) SOAP
17 10 (6.58%) DOM
17 10 (6.58%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.50%) User Experience
2 13 (8.55%) Open Source
3 7 (4.61%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.97%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.32%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.32%) FMCG
5 2 (1.32%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.66%) Social Media
6 1 (0.66%) Health Informatics
6 1 (0.66%) NHS
6 1 (0.66%) W3C
6 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.66%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.66%) Informatics
6 1 (0.66%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.61%) Linux
1 7 (4.61%) Mac OS X
2 4 (2.63%) Windows
3 3 (1.97%) Android
3 3 (1.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (27.63%) MVC
3 31 (20.39%) TDD
4 22 (14.47%) Web Development
5 19 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 17 (11.18%) Scrum
7 15 (9.87%) Web Design
8 11 (7.24%) SOA
9 10 (6.58%) Test Automation
10 9 (5.92%) Waterfall
10 9 (5.92%) Dependency Management
10 9 (5.92%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.61%) Web Accessibility
11 7 (4.61%) Project Management
11 7 (4.61%) Data Modelling
12 6 (3.95%) OO
12 6 (3.95%) Unit Testing
12 6 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (3.29%) Test Scripting
13 5 (3.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 116 (76.32%) JavaScript
2 38 (25.00%) C#
3 20 (13.16%) Java
4 18 (11.84%) SQL
5 7 (4.61%) PHP
6 6 (3.95%) Python
7 4 (2.63%) Ruby
7 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.63%) CoffeeScript
7 4 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.32%) C++
9 1 (0.66%) VBScript
9 1 (0.66%) VB
9 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.66%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (4.61%) Degree
2 1 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) WCAG
2 3 (1.97%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (11.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.55%) Oracle
3 9 (5.92%) Twitter
4 4 (2.63%) Adobe
5 3 (1.97%) HP
6 1 (0.66%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.66%) Ektron
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