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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 10 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing CSS 5 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 8.62% 1.56% 18.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 4.35% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 9
Average daily rate £375 - £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
CSS
West Lothian

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
20 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 34.48% 35.94% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 24
Average daily rate £375 £375 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £293 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 11 February 2016, 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 (90.91%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 4 (36.36%) VB
6 4 (36.36%) VB6
7 3 (27.27%) MVC
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
8 2 (18.18%) jQuery
8 2 (18.18%) HTML5
8 2 (18.18%) CSS3
8 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
8 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
8 2 (18.18%) Durandal
8 2 (18.18%) React
9 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
9 1 (9.09%) Android Development
9 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
9 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
9 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
9 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
9 1 (9.09%) Time Management
9 1 (9.09%) Android
9 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (36.36%) VB Developer
4 4 (36.36%) VB6 Developer
5 2 (18.18%) UI Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Architect
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) Durandal
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (18.18%) React
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) Android Development
3 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
4 4 (36.36%) VB
4 4 (36.36%) VB6
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow