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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 1 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 1.92% 25.00% 10.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 45.71% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 3
Average daily rate
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- £420 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.23%
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
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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
20 35 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 38.46% 54.69% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 4
Average daily rate £295 £415 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.91% +27.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 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 18 December 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (75.00%) QUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Durandal
3 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) QUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UX Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Durandal
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java