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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 22 25 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Contract jobs citing CSS 74 58 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.18% 5.21% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.72% 27.88% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 30 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £396 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
312 208 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.07% 18.67% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 85 53
Average daily rate £375 £335 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £429 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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.

1 153 (99.35%) HTML
2 135 (87.66%) JavaScript
3 69 (44.81%) HTML5
4 56 (36.36%) jQuery
5 53 (34.42%) CSS3
6 41 (26.62%) JSON
7 40 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (24.03%) XML
9 34 (22.08%) .NET
9 34 (22.08%) MVC
10 33 (21.43%) Web Development
11 31 (20.13%) Java
12 30 (19.48%) Web Services
13 29 (18.83%) Backbone.js
14 24 (15.58%) C#
14 24 (15.58%) ASP.NET
15 23 (14.94%) Responsive Web Design
16 22 (14.29%) JSP
16 22 (14.29%) Linux
17 21 (13.64%) CMS
17 21 (13.64%) TDD
18 20 (12.99%) Maven
18 20 (12.99%) SOAP
18 20 (12.99%) SQL
19 19 (12.34%) Mac OS X
20 18 (11.69%) Relational Database
21 17 (11.04%) RESTful
21 17 (11.04%) HTTP
21 17 (11.04%) Finance
22 16 (10.39%) Ajax

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 21 (13.64%) CMS
2 12 (7.79%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (5.19%) Apache
5 7 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.25%) WordPress
6 5 (3.25%) WebSphere Portal
6 5 (3.25%) Lync
7 4 (2.60%) Node.js
7 4 (2.60%) nginx
7 4 (2.60%) IIS
7 4 (2.60%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.60%) TeamSite
8 2 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.65%) Kentico
9 1 (0.65%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.65%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.65%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.04%) HTTP
2 1 (0.65%) Intranet
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.69%) Relational Database
2 11 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 10 (6.49%) Oracle Database
4 8 (5.19%) MySQL
5 7 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.95%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.65%) DB2
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (12.99%) Maven
2 11 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.49%) Subversion
3 10 (6.49%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.49%) Selenium
4 5 (3.25%) QUnit
5 4 (2.60%) JUnit
6 3 (1.95%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.95%) Grunt
7 2 (1.30%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (1.30%) Hudson
7 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.30%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.65%) JIRA
8 1 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.65%) NUnit
General
1 17 (11.04%) Finance
2 9 (5.84%) Banking
3 3 (1.95%) Retail
4 2 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 132 (85.71%) Developer
2 38 (24.68%) Front-End Developer
3 29 (18.83%) Web Developer
4 16 (10.39%) .NET Developer
4 16 (10.39%) UI Developer
4 16 (10.39%) UI Programmer
5 14 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (7.79%) Lead Developer
7 11 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.84%) SharePoint Developer
8 9 (5.84%) Technical Leader
9 8 (5.19%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.55%) Front-End Web Developer
11 5 (3.25%) Designer
11 5 (3.25%) Analyst
11 5 (3.25%) Python Developer
12 4 (2.60%) Programmer
12 4 (2.60%) Ruby Developer
12 4 (2.60%) WordPress Developer
13 3 (1.95%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (99.35%) HTML
2 69 (44.81%) HTML5
3 56 (36.36%) jQuery
4 53 (34.42%) CSS3
5 41 (26.62%) JSON
6 37 (24.03%) XML
7 34 (22.08%) .NET
8 30 (19.48%) Web Services
9 29 (18.83%) Backbone.js
10 24 (15.58%) ASP.NET
11 22 (14.29%) JSP
12 20 (12.99%) SOAP
13 17 (11.04%) RESTful
14 16 (10.39%) Ajax
15 14 (9.09%) JSF
16 12 (7.79%) AngularJS
17 10 (6.49%) DOM
18 9 (5.84%) Servlets
18 9 (5.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 9 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.44%) Open Source
2 8 (5.19%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.90%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.95%) Graphic Design
4 3 (1.95%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.95%) FMCG
5 2 (1.30%) Blog
5 2 (1.30%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.65%) Informatics
6 1 (0.65%) NHS
6 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) RIA
6 1 (0.65%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.65%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.29%) Linux
2 19 (12.34%) Mac OS X
3 6 (3.90%) Android
3 6 (3.90%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.25%) Windows
5 4 (2.60%) AIX
5 4 (2.60%) Solaris
6 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (22.08%) MVC
3 33 (21.43%) Web Development
4 23 (14.94%) Responsive Web Design
5 21 (13.64%) TDD
6 16 (10.39%) Waterfall
7 15 (9.74%) Dependency Management
8 13 (8.44%) Web Accessibility
8 13 (8.44%) Scrum
9 12 (7.79%) Project Management
9 12 (7.79%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.14%) SOA
10 11 (7.14%) Release Management
10 11 (7.14%) Unit Testing
11 10 (6.49%) Web Design
12 9 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.55%) Data Modelling
13 7 (4.55%) Web Application Development
13 7 (4.55%) Business Transformation
14 6 (3.90%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 135 (87.66%) JavaScript
2 31 (20.13%) Java
3 24 (15.58%) C#
4 20 (12.99%) SQL
5 13 (8.44%) PHP
6 6 (3.90%) C++
6 6 (3.90%) Ruby
7 5 (3.25%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.25%) Python
8 1 (0.65%) VB6
8 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.65%) VBScript
8 1 (0.65%) VB
8 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (3.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) WCAG
2 4 (2.60%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (2.60%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (8.44%) Oracle
2 10 (6.49%) JBoss
2 10 (6.49%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.84%) Twitter
4 3 (1.95%) Adobe
4 3 (1.95%) HP
5 2 (1.30%) Red Gate
5 2 (1.30%) IBM
6 1 (0.65%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
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