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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 95 85 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.70% 7.02% 6.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.89% 25.53% 30.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 57 43
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
367 333 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.90% 27.50% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 185 108
Average daily rate £350 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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.

1 154 (92.77%) HTML
2 131 (78.92%) JavaScript
3 83 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (50.00%) jQuery
4 67 (40.36%) HTML5
5 49 (29.52%) MVC
5 49 (29.52%) .NET
6 48 (28.92%) CSS3
7 42 (25.30%) C#
8 36 (21.69%) TDD
9 31 (18.67%) CMS
9 31 (18.67%) ASP.NET
10 30 (18.07%) Java
10 30 (18.07%) Banking
11 28 (16.87%) Backbone.js
12 26 (15.66%) SQL
13 25 (15.06%) SQL Server
13 25 (15.06%) XML
13 25 (15.06%) Finance
14 24 (14.46%) JSP
14 24 (14.46%) JSON
15 23 (13.86%) Web Development
15 23 (13.86%) Git (software)
15 23 (13.86%) Ajax
16 21 (12.65%) Grunt
17 20 (12.05%) AngularJS
18 19 (11.45%) Maven
19 17 (10.24%) Responsive Web Design
19 17 (10.24%) SharePoint
20 16 (9.64%) Web Design

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 31 (18.67%) CMS
2 17 (10.24%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (5.42%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.82%) JBoss
5 8 (4.82%) Apache
6 5 (3.01%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.41%) nginx
7 4 (2.41%) Node.js
8 3 (1.81%) Lync
8 3 (1.81%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.81%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (1.81%) TeamSite
9 2 (1.20%) IIS
9 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.20%) Drupal
10 1 (0.60%) Kentico
10 1 (0.60%) Orchard CMS
10 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.60%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) Intranet
1 4 (2.41%) Internet
2 2 (1.20%) Extranet
2 2 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.06%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.43%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.42%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.82%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.81%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.20%) MySQL
8 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (13.86%) Git (software)
2 21 (12.65%) Grunt
3 19 (11.45%) Maven
4 12 (7.23%) Jasmine
4 12 (7.23%) Selenium
5 10 (6.02%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.22%) JUnit
6 7 (4.22%) Subversion
7 5 (3.01%) QUnit
7 5 (3.01%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (3.01%) TestNG
8 4 (2.41%) CruiseControl
8 4 (2.41%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.41%) RSpec
9 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.20%) Hudson
11 1 (0.60%) Trac
11 1 (0.60%) Bower
11 1 (0.60%) Android Studio
General
1 30 (18.07%) Banking
2 25 (15.06%) Finance
3 6 (3.61%) Retail
4 2 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 144 (86.75%) Developer
2 42 (25.30%) Web Developer
3 37 (22.29%) Front-End Developer
4 24 (14.46%) .NET Developer
5 18 (10.84%) JavaScript Developer
6 15 (9.04%) Front-End Web Developer
7 11 (6.63%) C# Developer
8 10 (6.02%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (5.42%) UI Programmer
9 9 (5.42%) UI Developer
10 8 (4.82%) Technical Leader
11 7 (4.22%) SharePoint Developer
11 7 (4.22%) Java Developer
12 5 (3.01%) Designer
12 5 (3.01%) Python Developer
12 5 (3.01%) Programmer
13 4 (2.41%) Lead Developer
13 4 (2.41%) Senior Programmer
13 4 (2.41%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (92.77%) HTML
2 83 (50.00%) jQuery
3 67 (40.36%) HTML5
4 49 (29.52%) .NET
5 48 (28.92%) CSS3
6 31 (18.67%) ASP.NET
7 28 (16.87%) Backbone.js
8 25 (15.06%) XML
9 24 (14.46%) JSP
9 24 (14.46%) JSON
10 23 (13.86%) Ajax
11 20 (12.05%) AngularJS
12 15 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (8.43%) OOCSS
13 14 (8.43%) Web Services
14 13 (7.83%) JSF
15 12 (7.23%) Spring
16 11 (6.63%) .NET Framework
17 10 (6.02%) DOM
17 10 (6.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.04%) User Experience
2 8 (4.82%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.82%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.22%) Open Source
4 2 (1.20%) Device Driver
4 2 (1.20%) Semantic Web
4 2 (1.20%) Informatics
4 2 (1.20%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.60%) Social Media
5 1 (0.60%) RIA
5 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.60%) NHS
5 1 (0.60%) W3C
5 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.01%) Apple iOS
1 5 (3.01%) Android
1 5 (3.01%) Windows
2 4 (2.41%) UNIX
3 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (29.52%) MVC
3 36 (21.69%) TDD
4 23 (13.86%) Web Development
5 17 (10.24%) Responsive Web Design
6 16 (9.64%) Web Design
7 15 (9.04%) Unit Testing
7 15 (9.04%) Test Automation
8 14 (8.43%) Scrum
9 13 (7.83%) OO
10 11 (6.63%) SOA
11 7 (4.22%) Time Management
12 6 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (3.01%) Android Development
13 5 (3.01%) iOS Development
13 5 (3.01%) Test Scripting
13 5 (3.01%) Data Modelling
14 4 (2.41%) Content Management
14 4 (2.41%) User Stories
14 4 (2.41%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 131 (78.92%) JavaScript
2 42 (25.30%) C#
3 30 (18.07%) Java
4 26 (15.66%) SQL
5 7 (4.22%) PHP
6 6 (3.61%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.61%) Python
7 4 (2.41%) Ruby
7 4 (2.41%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.41%) Perl
7 4 (2.41%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.41%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (1.81%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.20%) VB6
9 2 (1.20%) VBScript
9 2 (1.20%) VB
10 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (8.43%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.81%) WCAG
2 2 (1.20%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (9.04%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.43%) Oracle
3 9 (5.42%) Twitter
4 3 (1.81%) HP
5 2 (1.20%) Adobe
6 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.60%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.60%) Ektron
6 1 (0.60%) Apple
6 1 (0.60%) Google
Edinburgh & Lothians
Davanti Solutions
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £175 - £225 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London and Edinburgh
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £420 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago