The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 6.19% 16.67% 7.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.58% 71.43% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Average daily rate
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£315 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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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 Livingston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Livingston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 19.59% 23.33% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 9
Average daily rate £350 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Livingston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Livingston region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Livingston 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) CSS3
5 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Node.js
7 2 (20.00%) SDLC
7 2 (20.00%) jQuery
7 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (20.00%) Xcode
7 2 (20.00%) BDD
7 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Livingston 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 3 (30.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Xcode
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Interaction Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) API Development
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (10.00%) AWK
6 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (10.00%) sed
6 1 (10.00%) VBScript
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (10.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (10.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
Livingston, West Lothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
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