The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 8 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing CSS 9 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.09% 8.77% 16.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.00% 21.74% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.60 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-38.07% +14.06%
CSS
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
25 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 25.25% 40.35% 41.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 7
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £32.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.81% +88.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Northern Ireland region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +2 6 £363 -3.33% 6
County Londonderry - 2 - -
CSS
UK

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) MVC
3 8 (44.44%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 7 (38.89%) Spring
4 7 (38.89%) Spring MVC
5 4 (22.22%) Web Development
5 4 (22.22%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) .NET
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Internet
6 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 3 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (11.11%) JSP
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) PHP
7 2 (11.11%) Unix
7 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.11%) jQuery
7 2 (11.11%) RESTful
7 2 (11.11%) Marketing
7 2 (11.11%) CMS
7 2 (11.11%) Content Management
7 2 (11.11%) User Experience
7 2 (11.11%) HTML5
7 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 7 (38.89%) Spring
3 7 (38.89%) Spring MVC
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 3 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.11%) CSS3
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) JSP
6 2 (11.11%) REST
6 2 (11.11%) RESTful
7 1 (5.56%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.56%) Java EE
7 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.56%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) Content Management
3 2 (11.11%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Web Design
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) BDD
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) OOD
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) System Testing
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Intel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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