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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 110 83 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.57% 6.84% 6.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.56% 27.04% 28.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 54 42
Average daily rate
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£375 £319 £239
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +33.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £183 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £367
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 £33.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +10.00%
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
360 307 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.76% 25.31% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 168 120
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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.

1 159 (90.86%) HTML
2 133 (76.00%) JavaScript
3 93 (53.14%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (43.43%) jQuery
5 67 (38.29%) HTML5
6 54 (30.86%) .NET
7 49 (28.00%) MVC
8 47 (26.86%) C#
8 47 (26.86%) CSS3
9 43 (24.57%) Java
10 35 (20.00%) TDD
10 35 (20.00%) Banking
11 33 (18.86%) SQL Server
11 33 (18.86%) ASP.NET
12 30 (17.14%) SQL
13 28 (16.00%) Finance
14 27 (15.43%) CMS
15 26 (14.86%) JSP
15 26 (14.86%) XML
15 26 (14.86%) Ajax
16 23 (13.14%) Git (software)
17 22 (12.57%) Web Development
17 22 (12.57%) Grunt
18 20 (11.43%) AngularJS
18 20 (11.43%) Backbone.js
18 20 (11.43%) Spring
19 19 (10.86%) SharePoint
19 19 (10.86%) JSON
20 18 (10.29%) Degree
20 18 (10.29%) Selenium

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 27 (15.43%) CMS
2 19 (10.86%) SharePoint
3 13 (7.43%) WebSphere
4 11 (6.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (4.57%) JBoss
6 5 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.29%) nginx
7 4 (2.29%) Node.js
8 3 (1.71%) Apache
8 3 (1.71%) TeamSite
8 3 (1.71%) Lync
8 3 (1.71%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (1.71%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.14%) Drupal
9 2 (1.14%) IIS
9 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.14%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.57%) Orchard CMS
10 1 (0.57%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.71%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.29%) Internet
2 3 (1.71%) Intranet
3 2 (1.14%) Extranet
4 1 (0.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.86%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.71%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.57%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.71%) MS Access
6 3 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.71%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.14%) MySQL
8 1 (0.57%) Big Data
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (13.14%) Git (software)
2 22 (12.57%) Grunt
3 18 (10.29%) Selenium
4 16 (9.14%) Maven
5 11 (6.29%) Jenkins
6 10 (5.71%) Jasmine
7 8 (4.57%) CruiseControl
8 6 (3.43%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (3.43%) JUnit
9 5 (2.86%) TestNG
9 5 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (2.29%) RSpec
11 3 (1.71%) Subversion
11 3 (1.71%) QUnit
11 3 (1.71%) Hudson
12 2 (1.14%) Bower
12 2 (1.14%) Gradle
12 2 (1.14%) JIRA
12 2 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (20.00%) Banking
2 28 (16.00%) Finance
3 6 (3.43%) Retail
4 1 (0.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 149 (85.14%) Developer
2 36 (20.57%) Front-End Developer
3 34 (19.43%) Web Developer
4 24 (13.71%) .NET Developer
5 17 (9.71%) Java Developer
6 16 (9.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (6.29%) C# Developer
7 11 (6.29%) Front-End Web Developer
8 9 (5.14%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.57%) Technical Leader
10 6 (3.43%) SharePoint Developer
11 5 (2.86%) Applications Developer
11 5 (2.86%) Programmer
11 5 (2.86%) Designer
11 5 (2.86%) Python Developer
12 4 (2.29%) Ruby Developer
12 4 (2.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 4 (2.29%) Senior Programmer
12 4 (2.29%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (90.86%) HTML
2 76 (43.43%) jQuery
3 67 (38.29%) HTML5
4 54 (30.86%) .NET
5 47 (26.86%) CSS3
6 33 (18.86%) ASP.NET
7 26 (14.86%) JSP
7 26 (14.86%) XML
7 26 (14.86%) Ajax
8 20 (11.43%) AngularJS
8 20 (11.43%) Backbone.js
8 20 (11.43%) Spring
9 19 (10.86%) JSON
10 18 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (10.29%) JSF
11 15 (8.57%) XSLT
11 15 (8.57%) Web Services
12 13 (7.43%) OOCSS
13 11 (6.29%) J2EE
13 11 (6.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.29%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.14%) User Experience
3 8 (4.57%) Open Source
4 7 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.71%) Health Informatics
5 3 (1.71%) Informatics
6 2 (1.14%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.14%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.57%) NHS
7 1 (0.57%) W3C
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) Social Media
7 1 (0.57%) RIA
7 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.71%) UNIX
2 7 (4.00%) Windows
2 7 (4.00%) Android
2 7 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (53.14%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (28.00%) MVC
3 35 (20.00%) TDD
4 22 (12.57%) Web Development
5 18 (10.29%) Unit Testing
5 18 (10.29%) OO
6 17 (9.71%) Test Automation
7 14 (8.00%) Scrum
8 12 (6.86%) Web Design
8 12 (6.86%) SOA
9 11 (6.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (5.14%) Time Management
11 8 (4.57%) Web Application Development
12 7 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (3.43%) Data Modelling
14 5 (2.86%) Test Scripting
14 5 (2.86%) User Stories
14 5 (2.86%) Android Development
14 5 (2.86%) iOS Development
15 4 (2.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 133 (76.00%) JavaScript
2 47 (26.86%) C#
3 43 (24.57%) Java
4 30 (17.14%) SQL
5 8 (4.57%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.57%) Perl
5 8 (4.57%) PHP
5 8 (4.57%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.43%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.43%) Python
7 4 (2.29%) Ruby
7 4 (2.29%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (1.71%) VBScript
8 3 (1.71%) VB
8 3 (1.71%) VBA
8 3 (1.71%) VB6
8 3 (1.71%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (10.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) QA
1 3 (1.71%) HL7
2 2 (1.14%) WCAG
3 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (9.71%) Microsoft
1 17 (9.71%) Oracle
2 4 (2.29%) Twitter
3 3 (1.71%) Adobe
3 3 (1.71%) HP
4 2 (1.14%) Google
4 2 (1.14%) Lotus
5 1 (0.57%) Apple
5 1 (0.57%) SAP
5 1 (0.57%) Ektron
5 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.57%) EPiServer
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