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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 10 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing CSS 12 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.24% 5.50% 11.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.29% 13.33% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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 £31.75 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.30% +18.18%
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
34 45 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 34.69% 41.28% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 15
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 8 February 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 +6 11 £325 +8.33% 11
CSS
UK

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 15 (93.75%) HTML
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
3 6 (37.50%) Spring MVC
3 6 (37.50%) Spring
3 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) STB
7 2 (12.50%) BDD
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) JSP
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
8 1 (6.25%) HbbTV
8 1 (6.25%) Case Management
8 1 (6.25%) Retail
8 1 (6.25%) Interactive TV
8 1 (6.25%) Ajax
8 1 (6.25%) Web Services
8 1 (6.25%) Unix
8 1 (6.25%) Windows
8 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
8 1 (6.25%) Validation

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
1 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.25%) Drupal
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HbbTV
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
3 6 (37.50%) Spring
3 6 (37.50%) Spring MVC
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) JSP
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.25%) Ajax
7 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (6.25%) Java EE
7 1 (6.25%) Mason
7 1 (6.25%) RESTful
7 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.25%) WCF
7 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) STB
2 1 (6.25%) DTV
2 1 (6.25%) Interactive TV
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Video on Demand
2 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) BDD
2 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Case Management
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Varnish
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Intel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Belfast, County Antrim
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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