The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
UK / Scotland
Rank 12 35 20
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Contract jobs citing CSS 159 121 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.60% 4.58% 7.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 18.62% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 78 100
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £43.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +39.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
477 650 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.79% 24.58% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 374 370
Median daily rate £365 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £36.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.44% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £22.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.50 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +18 87 £388 +3.33% 31
Glasgow +6 33 £350 +12.90% 10
Aberdeen - 16 £288 - 1
West Lothian -4 11 £375 -
Stirling - 9 £328 -
Dundee - 3 £270 - 1
Renfrewshire +21 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £275 -
CSS
UK

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CSS.

1 288 (96.00%) HTML
2 249 (83.00%) JavaScript
3 137 (45.67%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (38.00%) AngularJS
5 112 (37.33%) HTML5
6 111 (37.00%) jQuery
7 92 (30.67%) Web Development
8 87 (29.00%) CSS3
9 85 (28.33%) .NET
10 72 (24.00%) MVC
11 71 (23.67%) Scrum
12 68 (22.67%) C#
13 67 (22.33%) ASP.NET
13 67 (22.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 62 (20.67%) Finance
15 59 (19.67%) User Experience
16 58 (19.33%) Front End Development
17 50 (16.67%) Java
18 49 (16.33%) SQL Server
18 49 (16.33%) TDD
19 44 (14.67%) Sass
20 43 (14.33%) React
21 42 (14.00%) Node.js
22 39 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC
23 36 (12.00%) CMS
24 35 (11.67%) .NET Framework
25 33 (11.00%) Web Services
26 32 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
27 31 (10.33%) SQL
27 31 (10.33%) Git (software)

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (12.00%) CMS
2 14 (4.67%) Apache
3 12 (4.00%) JBoss
4 10 (3.33%) Umbraco
5 7 (2.33%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (2.00%) IIS
6 6 (2.00%) WordPress
7 5 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.33%) Confluence
8 4 (1.33%) Drupal
8 4 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.00%) Jadu
9 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.67%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.67%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (2.33%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.67%) Edge Animate
3 2 (0.67%) InDesign
3 2 (0.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.33%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.33%) Google Analytics
3 9 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.67%) GitHub
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.33%) Internet
2 5 (1.67%) Intranet
3 2 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.67%) MySQL
3 7 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.33%) GIS
6 4 (1.33%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.67%) Big Data
8 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.67%) DB2
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (10.33%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.33%) Subversion
3 20 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 19 (6.33%) Jasmine
5 16 (5.33%) Jenkins
5 16 (5.33%) JIRA
5 16 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (4.67%) Maven
7 13 (4.33%) Grunt
8 11 (3.67%) Gradle
8 11 (3.67%) Karma Test Runner
8 11 (3.67%) Selenium
9 7 (2.33%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.33%) Eclipse
9 7 (2.33%) JUnit
10 6 (2.00%) Artifactory
11 5 (1.67%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.67%) YouTrack
12 4 (1.33%) gulp
12 4 (1.33%) JBehave
General
1 62 (20.67%) Finance
2 20 (6.67%) Banking
3 15 (5.00%) Marketing
4 3 (1.00%) Legal
4 3 (1.00%) Publishing
5 2 (0.67%) Advertising
5 2 (0.67%) Back Office
5 2 (0.67%) Law
5 2 (0.67%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.33%) Front Office
6 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 228 (76.00%) Developer
2 58 (19.33%) Web Developer
3 48 (16.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 39 (13.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 38 (12.67%) .NET Developer
6 28 (9.33%) Java Developer
6 28 (9.33%) UI Developer
7 25 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 21 (7.00%) Web Manager
9 20 (6.67%) HTML Developer
10 19 (6.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 18 (6.00%) Angular Developer
12 17 (5.67%) Production Manager
12 17 (5.67%) Web Production Manager
13 16 (5.33%) HTML CSS Developer
14 15 (5.00%) C# Developer
14 15 (5.00%) Designer
15 12 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
16 11 (3.67%) Consultant
17 10 (3.33%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (96.00%) HTML
2 114 (38.00%) AngularJS
3 112 (37.33%) HTML5
4 111 (37.00%) jQuery
5 87 (29.00%) CSS3
6 85 (28.33%) .NET
7 67 (22.33%) ASP.NET
7 67 (22.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 44 (14.67%) Sass
9 43 (14.33%) React
10 42 (14.00%) Node.js
11 39 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (11.67%) .NET Framework
13 33 (11.00%) Web Services
14 29 (9.67%) LESS
15 26 (8.67%) RESTful
16 22 (7.33%) REST
17 18 (6.00%) Spring
18 17 (5.67%) Ajax
18 17 (5.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 59 (19.67%) User Experience
2 10 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.33%) Visualisation
5 5 (1.67%) Linked Data
6 4 (1.33%) Fintech
6 4 (1.33%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.00%) Motion Graphics
7 3 (1.00%) VLE
8 2 (0.67%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.67%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.67%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.67%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.33%) Animation
9 1 (0.33%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.00%) Linux
2 2 (0.67%) Android
2 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.67%) Windows
2 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (45.67%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (30.67%) Web Development
3 72 (24.00%) MVC
4 71 (23.67%) Scrum
5 58 (19.33%) Front End Development
6 49 (16.33%) TDD
7 32 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 21 (7.00%) Analytics
9 21 (7.00%) Web Design
10 19 (6.33%) BDD
10 19 (6.33%) Content Management
11 18 (6.00%) Unit Testing
12 15 (5.00%) OO
13 12 (4.00%) Mentoring
13 12 (4.00%) Open Source
13 12 (4.00%) Software Engineering
13 12 (4.00%) Workflow
14 11 (3.67%) Kanban
14 11 (3.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 249 (83.00%) JavaScript
2 68 (22.67%) C#
3 50 (16.67%) Java
4 31 (10.33%) SQL
5 22 (7.33%) PHP
6 14 (4.67%) Python
7 9 (3.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.00%) ES6
9 4 (1.33%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (1.33%) Perl
9 4 (1.33%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.00%) SPARQL
11 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.67%) Scala
11 2 (0.67%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.67%) XPath
12 1 (0.33%) Ada
12 1 (0.33%) AppleScript
12 1 (0.33%) C++
12 1 (0.33%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 9 (3.00%) Degree
2 5 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.33%) HNC
3 1 (0.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (2.67%) WCAG
3 2 (0.67%) WAI
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.00%) Docker
2 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.00%) TeamSite
2 4 (1.33%) Ansible
3 2 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.33%) Oracle
3 18 (6.00%) Adobe
4 10 (3.33%) Google
4 10 (3.33%) Twitter
5 9 (3.00%) OpenText
6 7 (2.33%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.33%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.33%) VMware
8 2 (0.67%) Alterian
8 2 (0.67%) Cisco
8 2 (0.67%) F5
8 2 (0.67%) IBM
8 2 (0.67%) Misys
8 2 (0.67%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.33%) Omniture
9 1 (0.33%) Progress
9 1 (0.33%) Telerik
9 1 (0.33%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.33%) Zend
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