The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 21 24 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +27
Contract jobs citing CSS 79 48 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.19% 4.69% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.70% 25.13% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 22 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £270 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £373 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £296 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.48% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
348 191 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.25% 18.67% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 77 52
Average daily rate £400 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
CSS
Scotland

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 25 July 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 25 July 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.

1 174 (99.43%) HTML
2 143 (81.71%) JavaScript
3 72 (41.14%) HTML5
4 67 (38.29%) CSS3
5 61 (34.86%) jQuery
6 45 (25.71%) Java
7 41 (23.43%) XML
8 39 (22.29%) .NET
8 39 (22.29%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (20.00%) JSON
9 35 (20.00%) MVC
10 34 (19.43%) Web Development
11 31 (17.71%) C#
12 30 (17.14%) Backbone.js
13 26 (14.86%) Web Services
14 25 (14.29%) ASP.NET
14 25 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
15 24 (13.71%) TDD
16 23 (13.14%) CMS
17 22 (12.57%) Linux
18 20 (11.43%) Maven
19 19 (10.86%) JBoss
19 19 (10.86%) Mac OS X
19 19 (10.86%) JSP
19 19 (10.86%) SQL
19 19 (10.86%) Scrum
19 19 (10.86%) Finance
19 19 (10.86%) Relational Database
20 18 (10.29%) SOAP
20 18 (10.29%) Unit Testing

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 23 (13.14%) CMS
2 10 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.00%) Apache
3 7 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.43%) TeamSite
4 6 (3.43%) WordPress
4 6 (3.43%) Apache Solr
4 6 (3.43%) Node.js
5 5 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.86%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (1.71%) IIS
7 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.14%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.14%) Lync
8 1 (0.57%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
2 1 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.57%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.71%) HTTP
2 4 (2.29%) Intranet
3 2 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.86%) Relational Database
2 14 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.86%) RDBMS
4 11 (6.29%) MySQL
5 8 (4.57%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.57%) DB2
9 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (11.43%) Maven
2 11 (6.29%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.71%) Subversion
3 10 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.14%) Selenium
5 4 (2.29%) JUnit
5 4 (2.29%) QUnit
6 3 (1.71%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.71%) Grunt
6 3 (1.71%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.71%) NUnit
6 3 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (1.14%) Hudson
7 2 (1.14%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.14%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.14%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.14%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.14%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (10.86%) Finance
2 9 (5.14%) Banking
3 3 (1.71%) Retail
4 2 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 152 (86.86%) Developer
2 38 (21.71%) Front-End Developer
3 32 (18.29%) Web Developer
4 28 (16.00%) Java Developer
5 15 (8.57%) .NET Developer
5 15 (8.57%) UI Developer
5 15 (8.57%) UI Programmer
6 11 (6.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (6.29%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.57%) Lead Developer
7 8 (4.57%) SharePoint Developer
7 8 (4.57%) Front-End Web Developer
8 7 (4.00%) Portal Developer
8 7 (4.00%) Technical Leader
9 6 (3.43%) Designer
10 5 (2.86%) WordPress Developer
10 5 (2.86%) Analyst
11 4 (2.29%) Software Engineer
11 4 (2.29%) Programmer
11 4 (2.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (99.43%) HTML
2 72 (41.14%) HTML5
3 67 (38.29%) CSS3
4 61 (34.86%) jQuery
5 41 (23.43%) XML
6 39 (22.29%) .NET
7 35 (20.00%) JSON
8 30 (17.14%) Backbone.js
9 26 (14.86%) Web Services
10 25 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 19 (10.86%) JSP
12 18 (10.29%) SOAP
13 15 (8.57%) RESTful
14 14 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (8.00%) JSF
14 14 (8.00%) Ajax
15 12 (6.86%) XHTML
15 12 (6.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (5.71%) .NET Framework
17 8 (4.57%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.71%) Open Source
2 9 (5.14%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.43%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.71%) FMCG
5 3 (1.71%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.71%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.14%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.14%) Blog
7 1 (0.57%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.57%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.57%) Informatics
7 1 (0.57%) W3C
7 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.57%) Linux
2 19 (10.86%) Mac OS X
3 6 (3.43%) Android
3 6 (3.43%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.29%) AIX
4 4 (2.29%) Solaris
5 3 (1.71%) Windows
6 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.29%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.00%) MVC
3 34 (19.43%) Web Development
4 25 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 24 (13.71%) TDD
6 19 (10.86%) Scrum
7 18 (10.29%) Unit Testing
8 16 (9.14%) SOA
8 16 (9.14%) Waterfall
9 15 (8.57%) Dependency Management
10 13 (7.43%) Web Accessibility
11 12 (6.86%) Project Management
11 12 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (6.29%) Release Management
13 10 (5.71%) Web Design
14 8 (4.57%) Web Application Development
15 7 (4.00%) Business Transformation
16 6 (3.43%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (3.43%) Android Development
16 6 (3.43%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 143 (81.71%) JavaScript
2 45 (25.71%) Java
3 31 (17.71%) C#
4 19 (10.86%) SQL
5 17 (9.71%) PHP
6 7 (4.00%) Ruby
7 6 (3.43%) C++
8 3 (1.71%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.14%) VB
10 1 (0.57%) XQuery
10 1 (0.57%) VB6
10 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.57%) VBScript
10 1 (0.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.86%) WCAG
2 2 (1.14%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (10.86%) JBoss
2 11 (6.29%) Oracle
2 11 (6.29%) Twitter
3 10 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.71%) Adobe
4 3 (1.71%) HP
5 2 (1.14%) Red Gate
5 2 (1.14%) IBM
6 1 (0.57%) Telerik
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