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 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 32 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS 117 170 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.11% 5.21% 6.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.54% 26.36% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 93 97
Median daily rate £353 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.59% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £419 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £40.38 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.32% +4.28%
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
631 645 780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.57% 19.76% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 327 406
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +30.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.05 £40.38 £35.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £65.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -10 57 £375 +7.14% 22
Glasgow +7 47 £375 +24.79% 16
Aberdeen +12 7 £350 +115.38%
Renfrewshire -7 3 £287 -11.16%
Aberdeenshire - 2 £204 -
Falkirk - 1 £350 -
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CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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.

1 217 (89.67%) HTML
2 196 (80.99%) JavaScript
3 102 (42.15%) jQuery
4 97 (40.08%) AngularJS
4 97 (40.08%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (34.71%) HTML5
6 69 (28.51%) .NET
7 68 (28.10%) CSS3
8 61 (25.21%) Front End Development
9 60 (24.79%) C#
9 60 (24.79%) Web Development
10 58 (23.97%) Java
11 50 (20.66%) SQL
11 50 (20.66%) Scrum
11 50 (20.66%) Sass
12 48 (19.83%) TDD
13 45 (18.60%) MVC
13 45 (18.60%) Git (software)
14 44 (18.18%) Finance
15 43 (17.77%) ASP.NET
16 40 (16.53%) SQL Server
17 39 (16.12%) User Experience
18 38 (15.70%) React
19 36 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
19 36 (14.88%) Node.js
20 35 (14.46%) Jenkins
20 35 (14.46%) Subversion
21 34 (14.05%) Banking
21 34 (14.05%) Web Services
22 31 (12.81%) Linux

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 22 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.61%) CMS
2 16 (6.61%) IIS
3 15 (6.20%) SharePoint Server
4 12 (4.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (3.72%) Apache
5 9 (3.72%) GeoServer
5 9 (3.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (2.89%) JBoss
7 6 (2.48%) Drupal
7 6 (2.48%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.24%) lighttpd
8 3 (1.24%) nginx
8 3 (1.24%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.83%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.41%) Confluence
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.72%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.83%) InDesign
5 1 (0.41%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) KANA IQ
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.31%) Office 365
3 3 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.83%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.41%) GitHub
5 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.72%) HTTP
2 5 (2.07%) DNS
2 5 (2.07%) FTP
2 5 (2.07%) SMTP
2 5 (2.07%) SNMP
3 4 (1.65%) Firewall
3 4 (1.65%) Kerberos
3 4 (1.65%) LDAP
3 4 (1.65%) SSH
4 3 (1.24%) DHCP
4 3 (1.24%) IPv4
4 3 (1.24%) IPv6
4 3 (1.24%) Network Security
4 3 (1.24%) SSL
5 2 (0.83%) Internet
6 1 (0.41%) Intranet
6 1 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.53%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.68%) NoSQL
3 18 (7.44%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.37%) GIS
5 10 (4.13%) MySQL
6 7 (2.89%) QGIS
7 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.24%) Big Data
8 3 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.24%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.83%) MS Access
9 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.83%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.83%) SQLite
10 1 (0.41%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.41%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 45 (18.60%) Git (software)
2 35 (14.46%) Jenkins
2 35 (14.46%) Subversion
3 23 (9.50%) Jasmine
4 20 (8.26%) Maven
5 18 (7.44%) Grunt
6 17 (7.02%) Karma Test Runner
6 17 (7.02%) Visual Studio
7 16 (6.61%) Eclipse
7 16 (6.61%) JUnit
8 15 (6.20%) Bower
8 15 (6.20%) Gradle
8 15 (6.20%) Hudson
9 14 (5.79%) JIRA
10 12 (4.96%) Bitbucket
10 12 (4.96%) Mockito
11 10 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (3.72%) Selenium
13 7 (2.89%) DBeaver
13 7 (2.89%) gulp
General
1 44 (18.18%) Finance
2 34 (14.05%) Banking
3 7 (2.89%) Marketing
4 6 (2.48%) Retail
5 2 (0.83%) Front Office
6 1 (0.41%) Interactive Media
6 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.41%) Publishing
6 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 190 (78.51%) Developer
2 37 (15.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 30 (12.40%) Web Developer
4 27 (11.16%) .NET Developer
5 24 (9.92%) Java Developer
5 24 (9.92%) Senior Developer
6 23 (9.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (7.02%) C# Developer
7 17 (7.02%) UI Developer
8 11 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
9 10 (4.13%) Designer
9 10 (4.13%) HTML Developer
10 9 (3.72%) Consultant
10 9 (3.72%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (2.89%) Angular Developer
11 7 (2.89%) GIS Developer
11 7 (2.89%) UX Designer
12 6 (2.48%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (89.67%) HTML
2 102 (42.15%) jQuery
3 97 (40.08%) AngularJS
4 84 (34.71%) HTML5
5 69 (28.51%) .NET
6 68 (28.10%) CSS3
7 50 (20.66%) Sass
8 43 (17.77%) ASP.NET
9 38 (15.70%) React
10 36 (14.88%) Node.js
11 34 (14.05%) Web Services
12 29 (11.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 28 (11.57%) REST
13 28 (11.57%) XML
14 27 (11.16%) LESS
15 22 (9.09%) .NET Framework
16 21 (8.68%) SOAP
17 20 (8.26%) RESTful
17 20 (8.26%) Spring
18 16 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.12%) User Experience
2 19 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.72%) iPad
5 7 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.65%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.65%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.65%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.65%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.24%) PKI
9 3 (1.24%) Replication
10 2 (0.83%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.83%) Photography
10 2 (0.83%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.81%) Linux
2 16 (6.61%) Windows
3 11 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.13%) Unix
5 8 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.07%) Debian
6 5 (2.07%) SUSE
7 4 (1.65%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.83%) Android
9 1 (0.41%) AIX
9 1 (0.41%) HPUX
9 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (40.08%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (25.21%) Front End Development
3 60 (24.79%) Web Development
4 50 (20.66%) Scrum
5 48 (19.83%) TDD
6 45 (18.60%) MVC
7 36 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (11.57%) Workflow
9 27 (11.16%) BDD
10 25 (10.33%) Unit Testing
11 24 (9.92%) Responsive Web Design
12 20 (8.26%) Kanban
13 16 (6.61%) OO
13 16 (6.61%) Software Engineering
14 15 (6.20%) Analytics
14 15 (6.20%) Migration
14 15 (6.20%) OOD
14 15 (6.20%) Web Design
15 14 (5.79%) E-Commerce
16 13 (5.37%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 196 (80.99%) JavaScript
2 60 (24.79%) C#
3 58 (23.97%) Java
4 50 (20.66%) SQL
5 28 (11.57%) Python
6 25 (10.33%) PHP
7 24 (9.92%) Perl
8 18 (7.44%) CoffeeScript
9 11 (4.55%) PL/SQL
9 11 (4.55%) PowerShell
10 10 (4.13%) VB
11 7 (2.89%) TypeScript
11 7 (2.89%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.48%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.48%) ES6
13 5 (2.07%) JSX
14 3 (1.24%) C
14 3 (1.24%) Ruby
14 3 (1.24%) VBScript
15 2 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (4.96%) Degree
2 10 (4.13%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.89%) MCSE
4 7 (2.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) MCP
5 1 (0.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.07%) SLA
3 4 (1.65%) QA
4 2 (0.83%) WAI
4 2 (0.83%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (2.89%) GeoWebCache
2 6 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.65%) Docker
4 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.24%) Ansible
1 3 (1.24%) Cacti
1 3 (1.24%) Munin
1 3 (1.24%) Nagios
1 3 (1.24%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.41%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.41%) Mesos
2 1 (0.41%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 23 (9.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.20%) VMware
3 13 (5.37%) Nintex
4 11 (4.55%) HP
5 9 (3.72%) Red Hat
6 7 (2.89%) Oracle
7 6 (2.48%) Adobe
8 5 (2.07%) Pega
9 3 (1.24%) Google
9 3 (1.24%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.83%) ESRI
10 2 (0.83%) OpenText
10 2 (0.83%) Twitter
10 2 (0.83%) Zend
11 1 (0.41%) Apple
11 1 (0.41%) Facebook
11 1 (0.41%) Sybase
11 1 (0.41%) Telerik
11 1 (0.41%) Xamarin
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