The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CSS 3
Rank 71 118 197
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +79
Contract jobs citing CSS3 1331 791 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.44% 1.66% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.02% 6.20% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 951 524 365
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £286 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.53% -4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 33 7
Average hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £27.70 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.01 £35.00 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14764 12753 15212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 26.74% 25.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9559 7969 8989
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 349 383
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +44 1228 £350 - 282
London +37 706 £375 - 136
City of London +48 170 £363 +3.57% 33
South East +35 155 £325 +12.06% 45
South West +39 73 £325 +18.18% 20
Berkshire 0 68 £325 +8.24% 4
North West +6 66 £338 +33.00% 16
East of England -5 65 £361 -3.66% 17
Yorkshire +19 61 £298 +11.21% 21
Scotland +20 56 £350 +9.80% 7
West Midlands -6 54 £309 +2.74% 13
West Yorkshire +16 46 £313 +42.85% 14
Leeds +17 45 £300 +41.17% 8
East Midlands +4 40 £270 +10.20% 11
Manchester +2 37 £275 +4.26% 8
Edinburgh +2 36 £400 +23.07% 4
Hampshire +24 32 £313 +20.19% 11
Wiltshire +8 30 £325 +8.33% 4
Hertfordshire +2 30 £398 -6.47% 5
Cambridgeshire +12 26 £325 +35.41% 8
Birmingham +8 24 £303 +10.00% 5
Cheshire +11 22 £388 +77.14% 3
Swindon - 22 £325 - 2
Buckinghamshire -2 20 £350 +38.61% 1
Leicestershire -3 20 £265 +7.07% 2
Bristol +1 18 £300 +7.14% 4
Cambridge +12 17 £285 +18.75% 7
Reading -10 17 £258 -28.47% 1
Wales -13 17 £350 +75.00%
Glasgow +12 16 £313 +4.16% 2

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 2490 (100.00%) CSS
2 2436 (97.83%) HTML
3 2375 (95.38%) HTML5
4 2045 (82.13%) JavaScript
5 1403 (56.35%) jQuery
6 561 (22.53%) OO
7 548 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
8 529 (21.24%) Responsive Web Design
9 519 (20.84%) MVC
10 513 (20.60%) Ajax
11 496 (19.92%) .NET
12 488 (19.60%) TDD
13 443 (17.79%) PHP
14 420 (16.87%) AngularJS
15 411 (16.51%) Backbone.js
16 400 (16.06%) C#
17 383 (15.38%) Java
17 383 (15.38%) Scrum
18 337 (13.53%) Web Development
18 337 (13.53%) JSON
19 320 (12.85%) Git (software)
20 319 (12.81%) XML
21 310 (12.45%) ASP.NET
22 302 (12.13%) Sass
23 288 (11.57%) E-Commerce
24 273 (10.96%) MySQL
25 264 (10.60%) Node.js
26 250 (10.04%) SQL Server
27 249 (10.00%) Photoshop
28 241 (9.68%) Web Services

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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
1 264 (10.60%) Node.js
2 233 (9.36%) CMS
3 100 (4.02%) WordPress
4 75 (3.01%) Drupal
5 71 (2.85%) Apache
6 38 (1.53%) Adobe CQ
7 36 (1.45%) Apache Solr
8 35 (1.41%) IIS
9 33 (1.33%) Umbraco
10 29 (1.16%) WebLogic
10 29 (1.16%) Tomcat
11 24 (0.96%) SharePoint
11 24 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
12 18 (0.72%) WebSphere
13 17 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
14 14 (0.56%) nginx
15 12 (0.48%) MQSeries
15 12 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (0.48%) Escenic
16 10 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 249 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 105 (4.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 48 (1.93%) Fireworks
4 23 (0.92%) MS Excel
5 19 (0.76%) MS Office
6 11 (0.44%) Quicktime
6 11 (0.44%) QuarkXPress
7 8 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (0.24%) InDesign
9 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.080%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.080%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.080%) Mingle
11 1 (0.040%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 60 (2.41%) Magento
2 7 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.24%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.12%) Summit
6 2 (0.080%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.080%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.040%) Lawson
7 1 (0.040%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.040%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 42 (1.69%) SaaS
2 22 (0.88%) GitHub
3 17 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.36%) Heroku
6 8 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.28%) Google App Engine
8 6 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
9 5 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.16%) PaaS
11 2 (0.080%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.040%) IaaS
12 1 (0.040%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.040%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 70 (2.81%) HTTP
2 67 (2.69%) Internet
3 25 (1.00%) Intranet
4 11 (0.44%) LDAP
5 9 (0.36%) SMTP
5 9 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.28%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.24%) FTP
8 5 (0.20%) SSL
9 4 (0.16%) DAB
9 4 (0.16%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.12%) SNMP
10 3 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.080%) WEP
11 2 (0.080%) DNS
12 1 (0.040%) SAN
12 1 (0.040%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (0.040%) VPN
12 1 (0.040%) WAN
12 1 (0.040%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (10.96%) MySQL
2 250 (10.04%) SQL Server
3 112 (4.50%) MongoDB
4 85 (3.41%) NoSQL
5 68 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 54 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 32 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 32 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
8 30 (1.20%) Big Data
9 27 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (0.76%) Oracle Database
10 19 (0.76%) RDBMS
11 18 (0.72%) Neo4j
12 16 (0.64%) RavenDB
13 14 (0.56%) Hadoop
14 13 (0.52%) Couchbase
15 9 (0.36%) Redis
16 8 (0.32%) CouchDB
17 7 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 7 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 320 (12.85%) Git (software)
2 202 (8.11%) Subversion
3 103 (4.14%) Jasmine
4 100 (4.02%) Jenkins
5 95 (3.82%) Visual Studio
6 85 (3.41%) Grunt
7 58 (2.33%) Maven
8 56 (2.25%) Cucumber
9 49 (1.97%) JUnit
10 45 (1.81%) Axure RP
11 41 (1.65%) PhoneGap
12 39 (1.57%) Ant
12 39 (1.57%) Eclipse
12 39 (1.57%) NUnit
13 38 (1.53%) QUnit
14 31 (1.24%) Hudson
14 31 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
15 29 (1.16%) Selenium
15 29 (1.16%) JSUnit
15 29 (1.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 212 (8.51%) Finance
2 152 (6.10%) Retail
3 118 (4.74%) Marketing
4 73 (2.93%) Banking
5 48 (1.93%) Publishing
6 39 (1.57%) Advertising
6 39 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 37 (1.49%) Games
8 32 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.00%) Automotive
10 18 (0.72%) Legal
11 15 (0.60%) Investment Banking
12 11 (0.44%) Back Office
13 10 (0.40%) Front Office
14 9 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.28%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.28%) Interactive Media
16 6 (0.24%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.20%) Electronics
18 4 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2193 (88.07%) Developer
2 852 (34.22%) Front-End Developer
3 463 (18.59%) Web Developer
4 263 (10.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 205 (8.23%) .NET Developer
6 197 (7.91%) UI Developer
7 190 (7.63%) Senior Developer
8 187 (7.51%) UI Programmer
9 145 (5.82%) Front-End Web Developer
9 145 (5.82%) Designer
10 130 (5.22%) Java Developer
11 112 (4.50%) C# Developer
12 96 (3.86%) PHP Developer
13 80 (3.21%) ASP.NET Developer
14 77 (3.09%) C# .NET Developer
15 73 (2.93%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 50 (2.01%) Architect
17 49 (1.97%) Mobile Developer
18 45 (1.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 44 (1.77%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2490 (100.00%) CSS
2 2436 (97.83%) HTML
3 2375 (95.38%) HTML5
4 1403 (56.35%) jQuery
5 513 (20.60%) Ajax
6 496 (19.92%) .NET
7 420 (16.87%) AngularJS
8 411 (16.51%) Backbone.js
9 337 (13.53%) JSON
10 319 (12.81%) XML
11 310 (12.45%) ASP.NET
12 302 (12.13%) Sass
13 241 (9.68%) Web Services
14 231 (9.28%) XHTML
15 172 (6.91%) RESTful
16 167 (6.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 161 (6.47%) REST
18 160 (6.43%) LESS
19 158 (6.35%) KnockoutJS
20 155 (6.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 157 (6.31%) Open Source
2 136 (5.46%) Mobile App
3 124 (4.98%) W3C
4 74 (2.97%) Computer Science
5 31 (1.24%) Digital Media
5 31 (1.24%) Social Media
6 30 (1.20%) Smartphone
7 29 (1.16%) Graphic Design
7 29 (1.16%) Visualisation
8 27 (1.08%) iPad
9 22 (0.88%) Blackberry
10 21 (0.84%) Web 2.0
11 18 (0.72%) RIA
12 15 (0.60%) Online Banking
13 14 (0.56%) Online Games
13 14 (0.56%) iPhone
13 14 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (0.52%) Animation
14 13 (0.52%) Management Information System
15 12 (0.48%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 154 (6.18%) Linux
2 112 (4.50%) Android
2 112 (4.50%) Apple iOS
3 95 (3.82%) Windows
4 46 (1.85%) UNIX
5 15 (0.60%) CentOS
6 14 (0.56%) Windows Phone
7 13 (0.52%) Mac OS X
8 10 (0.40%) Windows 8
8 10 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
9 8 (0.32%) AIX
10 5 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.16%) Solaris
12 2 (0.080%) Fedora
12 2 (0.080%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.040%) Debian
13 1 (0.040%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.040%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 561 (22.53%) OO
2 548 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
3 529 (21.24%) Responsive Web Design
4 519 (20.84%) MVC
5 488 (19.60%) TDD
6 383 (15.38%) Scrum
7 337 (13.53%) Web Development
8 288 (11.57%) E-Commerce
9 215 (8.63%) Web Design
10 199 (7.99%) BDD
11 159 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
12 142 (5.70%) OOP
13 138 (5.54%) Unit Testing
14 128 (5.14%) SEO
15 93 (3.73%) Content Management
16 80 (3.21%) Configuration Management
17 76 (3.05%) Analytics
18 73 (2.93%) Pair Programming
19 72 (2.89%) Kanban
20 70 (2.81%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2045 (82.13%) JavaScript
2 443 (17.79%) PHP
3 400 (16.06%) C#
4 383 (15.38%) Java
5 205 (8.23%) SQL
6 123 (4.94%) Ruby
7 94 (3.78%) Python
8 77 (3.09%) Scala
9 54 (2.17%) C
10 51 (2.05%) T-SQL
11 42 (1.69%) PHP5
12 40 (1.61%) XPath
13 30 (1.20%) PL/SQL
14 27 (1.08%) ActionScript
15 26 (1.04%) Objective-C
15 26 (1.04%) Groovy
16 25 (1.00%) PowerShell
17 23 (0.92%) Bash Shell
18 21 (0.84%) Perl
19 18 (0.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 118 (4.74%) Degree
2 29 (1.16%) Security Cleared
3 25 (1.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.28%) MCP
6 3 (0.12%) MBA
6 3 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.080%) MCSD
8 1 (0.040%) MCPD
8 1 (0.040%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (2.17%) QA
2 17 (0.68%) WAI
3 13 (0.52%) Section 508
3 13 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.28%) WCAG
5 5 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.20%) SLA
6 3 (0.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.12%) Varnish
3 1 (0.040%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (1.12%) Puppet
2 6 (0.24%) OpenSSO
3 4 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.080%) OpenIDM
4 2 (0.080%) OpenAM
4 2 (0.080%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.080%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.080%) Nagios
4 2 (0.080%) Cacti
4 2 (0.080%) Munin
4 2 (0.080%) Plesk
Vendors
1 170 (6.83%) Adobe
2 105 (4.22%) Microsoft
3 77 (3.09%) Zend
4 70 (2.81%) Oracle
5 65 (2.61%) Twitter
6 45 (1.81%) Google
7 37 (1.49%) Sitecore
8 35 (1.41%) Facebook
9 33 (1.33%) JBoss
10 29 (1.16%) Sencha
11 25 (1.00%) Apple
12 22 (0.88%) Appcelerator
13 20 (0.80%) hybris
14 18 (0.72%) IBM
15 16 (0.64%) Yahoo!
16 15 (0.60%) EPiServer
17 14 (0.56%) SAP
18 11 (0.44%) ATG
19 9 (0.36%) Rackspace
20 8 (0.32%) Sony
Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Experis IT
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £275.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300-£340
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday