The table below looks at the statistics for CSS3 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS3 over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CSS 3
Rank 76 73 117
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +44
Contract jobs citing CSS3 1338 1324 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.40% 2.43% 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.91% 8.83% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 940 554
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £283
% change year-on-year
- +15.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 35
Average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-37.87% -17.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15010 14998 13126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.89% 27.53% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9741 9785 8213
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 216 369
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

CSS3
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS3 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CSS3
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS3 within the UK.

CSS3 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CSS3
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS3 within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

CSS3 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CSS3
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 within the UK.

CSS3 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CSS3
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS3 within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

CSS3 Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

CSS3
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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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
England +1 1252 £365 +4.28% 692
London 0 707 £388 +3.33% 277
South East -4 155 £335 +3.07% 100
City of London -6 141 £375 +3.09% 74
Yorkshire +23 101 £369 +25.00% 47
Berkshire -2 69 £350 +7.69% 13
North West -15 68 £325 -7.14% 90
South West -3 67 £325 +0.77% 27
West Yorkshire -5 52 £350 +16.66% 35
East of England -7 49 £331 -7.98% 56
East Midlands +2 47 £315 +18.86% 48
West Midlands -22 45 £288 -8.00% 35
Manchester -8 40 £325 +18.18% 48
Leeds -24 39 £325 +8.33% 20
Scotland -20 37 £325 -7.14% 20
Devon +15 26 £185 -56.47%
North Yorkshire +15 25 £375 +5.26% 4
Exeter +7 25 £185 -56.47%
Cambridgeshire 0 25 £325 - 22
Reading +3 24 £338 +31.06% 5
Edinburgh -9 23 £325 -18.75% 5
York +16 22 £375 +3.44% 2
Cheshire -3 22 £401 +3.35% 24
Birmingham -12 18 £250 -17.35% 8
Hertfordshire -8 17 £350 -9.67% 16
Buckinghamshire -13 15 £375 +7.14% 15
Surrey +10 14 £340 +36.00% 16
Wales -3 14 £363 +3.57% 5
Leicestershire -3 14 £285 +7.54% 16
West Sussex -12 14 £325 - 3

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CSS3 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 CSS3.

1 2668 (100.00%) CSS
2 2639 (98.91%) HTML
3 2558 (95.88%) HTML5
4 2325 (87.14%) JavaScript
5 1335 (50.04%) jQuery
6 1087 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
7 884 (33.13%) AngularJS
8 654 (24.51%) TDD
9 621 (23.28%) MVC
10 602 (22.56%) OO
11 549 (20.58%) .NET
12 493 (18.48%) Backbone.js
13 490 (18.37%) Responsive Web Design
14 471 (17.65%) C#
15 431 (16.15%) Java
16 423 (15.85%) User Experience
17 420 (15.74%) Sass
18 416 (15.59%) Git (software)
19 403 (15.10%) Node.js
20 397 (14.88%) Ajax
21 386 (14.47%) PHP
22 376 (14.09%) ASP.NET
23 357 (13.38%) Scrum
24 333 (12.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 304 (11.39%) BDD
26 303 (11.36%) JSON
27 288 (10.79%) Web Services
28 277 (10.38%) SQL Server
29 274 (10.27%) CMS
30 270 (10.12%) Web Development

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CSS3 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 CSS3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 403 (15.10%) Node.js
2 274 (10.27%) CMS
3 91 (3.41%) WordPress
4 77 (2.89%) Umbraco
5 76 (2.85%) Drupal
6 74 (2.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 70 (2.62%) Apache
8 65 (2.44%) SharePoint
9 62 (2.32%) Sitecore CMS
10 43 (1.61%) WebSphere
11 38 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
12 36 (1.35%) JBoss
12 36 (1.35%) WebLogic
13 31 (1.16%) Tomcat
14 23 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 23 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
15 22 (0.82%) MQSeries
16 21 (0.79%) IIS
16 21 (0.79%) Apache Solr
16 21 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 226 (8.47%) Photoshop
2 92 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 45 (1.69%) Fireworks
4 44 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 36 (1.35%) MS Excel
6 13 (0.49%) InDesign
6 13 (0.49%) MS Office
7 11 (0.41%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.11%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.075%) MS Project
12 2 (0.075%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 61 (2.29%) Magento
2 10 (0.37%) Tridion
3 8 (0.30%) WebTrends
3 8 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.11%) Summit
6 3 (0.11%) osCommerce
7 1 (0.037%) Exstream
7 1 (0.037%) BigMachines
7 1 (0.037%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 77 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (1.39%) SaaS
4 24 (0.90%) GitHub
5 21 (0.79%) Google Analytics
6 17 (0.64%) Office 365
7 12 (0.45%) Heroku
8 8 (0.30%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.11%) MailChimp
11 2 (0.075%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.075%) Veeva
12 1 (0.037%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.037%) IBM Blueworks
12 1 (0.037%) Silverpop
12 1 (0.037%) PaaS
12 1 (0.037%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.037%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.037%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 92 (3.45%) HTTP
2 71 (2.66%) Internet
3 28 (1.05%) Intranet
4 11 (0.41%) HTTPS
5 8 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (0.19%) LDAP
7 4 (0.15%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.15%) SMS
7 4 (0.15%) SSL
7 4 (0.15%) Firewall
8 3 (0.11%) Extranet
8 3 (0.11%) Skype
9 2 (0.075%) VPN
9 2 (0.075%) DNS
9 2 (0.075%) DAB
10 1 (0.037%) SSH
10 1 (0.037%) WEP
10 1 (0.037%) SAN
10 1 (0.037%) DVB
10 1 (0.037%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (10.38%) SQL Server
2 246 (9.22%) MySQL
3 134 (5.02%) MongoDB
4 68 (2.55%) NoSQL
5 65 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 40 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 39 (1.46%) Relational Database
8 38 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 35 (1.31%) Oracle Database
10 34 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
11 27 (1.01%) Redis
12 21 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (0.52%) Big Data
14 14 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (0.37%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (0.34%) Triplestore
17 6 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 416 (15.59%) Git (software)
2 257 (9.63%) Grunt
3 174 (6.52%) Subversion
4 170 (6.37%) Jasmine
5 110 (4.12%) Visual Studio
6 92 (3.45%) Jenkins
7 91 (3.41%) Bower
8 89 (3.34%) Selenium
9 71 (2.66%) JUnit
10 64 (2.40%) JIRA
11 60 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
11 60 (2.25%) Mocha
12 52 (1.95%) Cucumber
13 43 (1.61%) Maven
14 42 (1.57%) QUnit
15 33 (1.24%) Xcode
16 32 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
17 31 (1.16%) Ant
17 31 (1.16%) Dreamweaver
17 31 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 245 (9.18%) Finance
2 95 (3.56%) Banking
3 94 (3.52%) Marketing
4 74 (2.77%) Retail
5 71 (2.66%) Telecoms
6 59 (2.21%) Games
7 54 (2.02%) Publishing
8 40 (1.50%) Advertising
9 32 (1.20%) Investment Banking
10 16 (0.60%) Law
11 14 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.49%) Multimedia
13 12 (0.45%) Legal
14 11 (0.41%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.37%) Electronics
16 9 (0.34%) Back Office
17 8 (0.30%) Local Government
18 5 (0.19%) Automotive
18 5 (0.19%) Front Office
18 5 (0.19%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 2298 (86.13%) Developer
2 762 (28.56%) Front-End Developer
3 391 (14.66%) JavaScript Developer
4 384 (14.39%) Web Developer
5 214 (8.02%) .NET Developer
6 182 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 177 (6.63%) UI Developer
8 168 (6.30%) UI Programmer
9 133 (4.99%) Designer
10 128 (4.80%) C# Developer
11 108 (4.05%) Front-End Web Developer
12 100 (3.75%) PHP Developer
13 94 (3.52%) C# .NET Developer
14 73 (2.74%) ASP.NET Developer
15 64 (2.40%) Architect
15 64 (2.40%) Java Developer
16 63 (2.36%) Full Stack Developer
17 56 (2.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 55 (2.06%) Software Developer
19 44 (1.65%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2668 (100.00%) CSS
2 2639 (98.91%) HTML
3 2558 (95.88%) HTML5
4 1335 (50.04%) jQuery
5 884 (33.13%) AngularJS
6 549 (20.58%) .NET
7 493 (18.48%) Backbone.js
8 420 (15.74%) Sass
9 397 (14.88%) Ajax
10 376 (14.09%) ASP.NET
11 333 (12.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 303 (11.36%) JSON
13 288 (10.79%) Web Services
14 264 (9.90%) XML
15 243 (9.11%) LESS
16 229 (8.58%) KnockoutJS
17 188 (7.05%) RESTful
18 187 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC
19 181 (6.78%) REST
20 127 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 423 (15.85%) User Experience
2 163 (6.11%) Mobile App
3 103 (3.86%) W3C
4 90 (3.37%) Open Source
5 61 (2.29%) Computer Science
6 59 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
7 48 (1.80%) Visualisation
8 42 (1.57%) Social Media
8 42 (1.57%) Digital Media
9 33 (1.24%) RIA
10 30 (1.12%) Data Structures
10 30 (1.12%) Graphic Design
11 29 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
12 25 (0.94%) iPad
13 24 (0.90%) iPhone
14 18 (0.67%) Blackberry
15 16 (0.60%) Human Factors
16 14 (0.52%) Management Information System
17 12 (0.45%) Inversion of Control
17 12 (0.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 126 (4.72%) Apple iOS
2 122 (4.57%) Android
2 122 (4.57%) Linux
3 67 (2.51%) Windows
4 23 (0.86%) UNIX
5 20 (0.75%) Windows Phone
6 14 (0.52%) Ubuntu
7 11 (0.41%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.30%) CentOS
9 7 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
10 6 (0.22%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.15%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.075%) webOS
14 2 (0.075%) Windows CE
15 1 (0.037%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.037%) Windows Phone 8
15 1 (0.037%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1087 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 654 (24.51%) TDD
3 621 (23.28%) MVC
4 602 (22.56%) OO
5 490 (18.37%) Responsive Web Design
6 357 (13.38%) Scrum
7 304 (11.39%) BDD
8 270 (10.12%) Web Development
9 252 (9.45%) E-Commerce
10 199 (7.46%) Web Design
11 167 (6.26%) Continuous Integration
12 158 (5.92%) OOP
13 138 (5.17%) Software Engineering
14 130 (4.87%) Unit Testing
15 109 (4.09%) Mobile Development
16 103 (3.86%) Content Management
17 86 (3.22%) SOA
18 75 (2.81%) Kanban
19 74 (2.77%) Pair Programming
20 70 (2.62%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2325 (87.14%) JavaScript
2 471 (17.65%) C#
3 431 (16.15%) Java
4 386 (14.47%) PHP
5 218 (8.17%) SQL
6 136 (5.10%) Ruby
7 86 (3.22%) Python
8 63 (2.36%) Scala
9 47 (1.76%) T-SQL
9 47 (1.76%) C
10 31 (1.16%) Objective-C
11 29 (1.09%) PHP5
12 24 (0.90%) PL/SQL
13 20 (0.75%) VB
14 19 (0.71%) Groovy
15 17 (0.64%) TypeScript
16 16 (0.60%) XPath
17 14 (0.52%) VB.NET
18 13 (0.49%) C++
18 13 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 142 (5.32%) Degree
2 106 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 72 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.26%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.19%) MCP
6 5 (0.19%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.15%) HND
8 2 (0.075%) MCSD
8 2 (0.075%) CIPD
9 1 (0.037%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.037%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (2.59%) QA
2 15 (0.56%) WCAG
3 12 (0.45%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.45%) WAI
4 3 (0.11%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (0.75%) Varnish
3 13 (0.49%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.19%) Docker
5 3 (0.11%) vCloud
6 2 (0.075%) XenApp
6 2 (0.075%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.075%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.037%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.037%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.037%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (1.01%) Puppet
2 19 (0.71%) Graylog
3 12 (0.45%) Vagrant
4 11 (0.41%) Ansible
5 9 (0.34%) TeamSite
5 9 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.19%) Plesk
7 4 (0.15%) Salt
8 2 (0.075%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.037%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.037%) Nagios
9 1 (0.037%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.037%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.037%) yum
9 1 (0.037%) SCOM
9 1 (0.037%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 173 (6.48%) Microsoft
2 171 (6.41%) Adobe
3 91 (3.41%) Oracle
4 84 (3.15%) Google
5 72 (2.70%) Sitecore
6 37 (1.39%) Zend
7 32 (1.20%) Twitter
8 31 (1.16%) EPiServer
9 29 (1.09%) Apple
9 29 (1.09%) Facebook
10 23 (0.86%) VMware
11 22 (0.82%) Talend
12 19 (0.71%) Akamai
12 19 (0.71%) Sencha
12 19 (0.71%) New Relic
13 18 (0.67%) Appcelerator
14 15 (0.56%) hybris
15 14 (0.52%) IBM
16 13 (0.49%) SAP
16 13 (0.49%) Ektron
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Success Digital
Rate: £350-400 Daily Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venn Group
Rate: Dependant on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £700 to £900 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Xcede
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Aquent
Rate: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum £22k - £30k
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £299 - £451 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago