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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CSS 3
Rank 77 71 141
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +70
Contract jobs citing CSS3 1256 1300 692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.34% 2.50% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.88% 9.21% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 917 474
Average daily rate
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£361 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £492 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 17
Average hourly rate £23.69 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.87% -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.05% -21.42%

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
14151 14119 12451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.37% 27.20% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9202 8972 7852
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 221 325
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £53.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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
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 27 March 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 -5 1171 £375 +7.14% 682
London -8 646 £388 +3.33% 259
South East -16 170 £334 +2.69% 113
City of London -11 124 £375 +2.73% 64
Yorkshire +14 95 £375 +25.00% 41
Berkshire -14 70 £350 +4.08% 18
South West -14 66 £320 -0.77% 41
North West -23 64 £290 -17.14% 99
East of England -8 51 £325 -13.33% 39
West Yorkshire -9 44 £375 +15.38% 19
Scotland -11 37 £325 -7.14% 28
Leeds -20 37 £363 +20.83% 13
East Midlands -3 36 £293 -2.50% 36
Manchester -14 36 £325 +16.07% 43
West Midlands -20 30 £314 +14.09% 35
Reading +3 28 £325 +18.18% 6
Hertfordshire -9 27 £335 -16.25% 9
Hampshire -22 26 £350 +7.69% 20
Edinburgh -11 23 £325 -7.14% 11
West Sussex -4 21 £331 -22.05% 2
North Yorkshire +15 20 £375 +3.44% 6
Cambridgeshire +7 20 £325 +8.33% 16
Surrey +11 18 £375 +50.00% 24
Dorset +15 17 £305 - 13
Buckinghamshire -2 17 £375 - 12
Cheshire -11 17 £345 -10.96% 34
Devon +8 16 £185 -49.65% 2
Bristol -5 16 £330 +10.00% 12
York +18 15 £375 +3.44% 3
Glasgow +2 15 £325 -7.14% 10

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2678 (100.00%) CSS
2 2639 (98.54%) HTML
3 2561 (95.63%) HTML5
4 2319 (86.59%) JavaScript
5 1362 (50.86%) jQuery
6 1072 (40.03%) Agile Software Development
7 880 (32.86%) AngularJS
8 652 (24.35%) TDD
9 633 (23.64%) MVC
10 595 (22.22%) OO
11 551 (20.58%) .NET
12 539 (20.13%) Responsive Web Design
13 500 (18.67%) Backbone.js
14 453 (16.92%) Git (software)
15 447 (16.69%) C#
16 441 (16.47%) Java
17 437 (16.32%) Sass
18 434 (16.21%) User Experience
19 417 (15.57%) Node.js
20 410 (15.31%) Ajax
21 407 (15.20%) PHP
22 347 (12.96%) ASP.NET
23 345 (12.88%) Scrum
24 331 (12.36%) JSON
24 331 (12.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 288 (10.75%) BDD
26 285 (10.64%) XML
27 284 (10.60%) CMS
28 283 (10.57%) Web Development
29 269 (10.04%) Web Services

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 417 (15.57%) Node.js
2 284 (10.60%) CMS
3 92 (3.44%) Apache
4 88 (3.29%) WordPress
5 85 (3.17%) Drupal
6 70 (2.61%) Umbraco
7 62 (2.32%) SharePoint
8 59 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
9 52 (1.94%) Adobe CQ
10 49 (1.83%) Tomcat
11 34 (1.27%) JBoss
12 33 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
13 28 (1.05%) WebSphere
14 25 (0.93%) WebLogic
15 24 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
16 22 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
16 22 (0.82%) nginx
17 21 (0.78%) Apache Solr
18 19 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 18 (0.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 216 (8.07%) Photoshop
2 83 (3.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 46 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 42 (1.57%) Fireworks
5 39 (1.46%) MS Excel
6 11 (0.41%) InDesign
6 11 (0.41%) MS Office
7 10 (0.37%) MS Visio
8 7 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.075%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.075%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.037%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 63 (2.35%) Magento
2 16 (0.60%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.37%) Tridion
3 10 (0.37%) WebTrends
4 9 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.11%) Summit
8 2 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.075%) SiteCatalyst
8 2 (0.075%) osCommerce
9 1 (0.037%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.037%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 73 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (1.08%) SaaS
3 26 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (0.82%) GitHub
5 16 (0.60%) Office 365
6 7 (0.26%) OpenShift
6 7 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.19%) Heroku
8 3 (0.11%) MailChimp
9 2 (0.075%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.037%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.037%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.037%) PaaS
10 1 (0.037%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 98 (3.66%) HTTP
2 64 (2.39%) Internet
3 26 (0.97%) Intranet
4 24 (0.90%) HTTPS
5 7 (0.26%) SSL
6 6 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (0.19%) LDAP
8 4 (0.15%) Extranet
8 4 (0.15%) Firewall
9 3 (0.11%) VPN
10 2 (0.075%) SMTP
10 2 (0.075%) DAB
10 2 (0.075%) SSH
11 1 (0.037%) Network Security
11 1 (0.037%) WEP
11 1 (0.037%) Wireless
11 1 (0.037%) DVB
11 1 (0.037%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.037%) FTP
11 1 (0.037%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (9.71%) MySQL
2 247 (9.22%) SQL Server
3 117 (4.37%) MongoDB
4 70 (2.61%) NoSQL
5 51 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 45 (1.68%) Oracle Database
6 45 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 42 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 37 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
9 36 (1.34%) Relational Database
10 28 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
11 25 (0.93%) Redis
12 20 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (0.60%) Big Data
14 14 (0.52%) RDBMS
15 13 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (0.34%) Triplestore
18 8 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
19 6 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 453 (16.92%) Git (software)
2 251 (9.37%) Grunt
3 200 (7.47%) Subversion
4 189 (7.06%) Jasmine
5 115 (4.29%) Visual Studio
6 100 (3.73%) Jenkins
7 94 (3.51%) Selenium
8 86 (3.21%) Bower
9 76 (2.84%) JUnit
10 71 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 69 (2.58%) Mocha
12 64 (2.39%) JIRA
13 52 (1.94%) Cucumber
14 48 (1.79%) QUnit
15 45 (1.68%) Maven
16 33 (1.23%) Ant
17 31 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
17 31 (1.16%) TeamCity
18 30 (1.12%) WebDriver
18 30 (1.12%) Xcode
General
1 252 (9.41%) Finance
2 106 (3.96%) Banking
2 106 (3.96%) Marketing
3 64 (2.39%) Retail
4 59 (2.20%) Games
4 59 (2.20%) Publishing
5 58 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 39 (1.46%) Advertising
7 34 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 20 (0.75%) Legal
9 15 (0.56%) Financial Institution
10 12 (0.45%) Law
10 12 (0.45%) Multimedia
11 11 (0.41%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.30%) Electronics
12 8 (0.30%) Back Office
13 6 (0.22%) Local Government
14 5 (0.19%) Music Industry
14 5 (0.19%) Automotive
15 4 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2285 (85.32%) Developer
2 754 (28.16%) Front-End Developer
3 403 (15.05%) Web Developer
4 379 (14.15%) JavaScript Developer
5 204 (7.62%) .NET Developer
6 197 (7.36%) Senior Developer
7 169 (6.31%) UI Developer
8 158 (5.90%) UI Programmer
9 124 (4.63%) Designer
10 110 (4.11%) PHP Developer
11 107 (4.00%) C# Developer
12 101 (3.77%) Front-End Web Developer
13 80 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
14 74 (2.76%) Java Developer
15 69 (2.58%) Architect
16 61 (2.28%) ASP.NET Developer
17 55 (2.05%) Full Stack Developer
18 52 (1.94%) Software Developer
19 50 (1.87%) Senior Web Developer
20 49 (1.83%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2678 (100.00%) CSS
2 2639 (98.54%) HTML
3 2561 (95.63%) HTML5
4 1362 (50.86%) jQuery
5 880 (32.86%) AngularJS
6 551 (20.58%) .NET
7 500 (18.67%) Backbone.js
8 437 (16.32%) Sass
9 410 (15.31%) Ajax
10 347 (12.96%) ASP.NET
11 331 (12.36%) JSON
11 331 (12.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 285 (10.64%) XML
13 269 (10.04%) Web Services
14 260 (9.71%) LESS
15 227 (8.48%) KnockoutJS
16 198 (7.39%) REST
17 190 (7.09%) RESTful
18 177 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
19 138 (5.15%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 434 (16.21%) User Experience
2 180 (6.72%) Mobile App
3 117 (4.37%) W3C
4 105 (3.92%) Open Source
5 75 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 71 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
7 53 (1.98%) Visualisation
8 48 (1.79%) Digital Media
9 41 (1.53%) Social Media
10 31 (1.16%) Data Structures
11 28 (1.05%) Graphic Design
12 27 (1.01%) RIA
13 26 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
14 25 (0.93%) iPad
14 25 (0.93%) Algorithms
15 23 (0.86%) iPhone
16 17 (0.63%) Human Factors
16 17 (0.63%) Management Information System
17 15 (0.56%) Inversion of Control
17 15 (0.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 140 (5.23%) Apple iOS
2 132 (4.93%) Linux
3 124 (4.63%) Android
4 67 (2.50%) Windows
5 26 (0.97%) Windows Phone
6 24 (0.90%) UNIX
7 14 (0.52%) Ubuntu
8 12 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.26%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.22%) Windows Phone 7
10 6 (0.22%) CentOS
11 4 (0.15%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.075%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.075%) webOS
12 2 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.037%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.037%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.037%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.037%) VMS
13 1 (0.037%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1072 (40.03%) Agile Software Development
2 652 (24.35%) TDD
3 633 (23.64%) MVC
4 595 (22.22%) OO
5 539 (20.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 345 (12.88%) Scrum
7 288 (10.75%) BDD
8 283 (10.57%) Web Development
9 226 (8.44%) E-Commerce
10 217 (8.10%) Web Design
11 170 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
12 142 (5.30%) OOP
13 133 (4.97%) Software Engineering
14 119 (4.44%) Unit Testing
15 94 (3.51%) Content Management
16 88 (3.29%) SOA
17 85 (3.17%) Kanban
18 79 (2.95%) Mentoring
19 78 (2.91%) Pair Programming
20 61 (2.28%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2319 (86.59%) JavaScript
2 447 (16.69%) C#
3 441 (16.47%) Java
4 407 (15.20%) PHP
5 228 (8.51%) SQL
6 153 (5.71%) Ruby
7 96 (3.58%) Python
8 75 (2.80%) Scala
9 53 (1.98%) C
10 47 (1.76%) T-SQL
11 32 (1.19%) Objective-C
12 31 (1.16%) PHP5
13 26 (0.97%) PL/SQL
14 23 (0.86%) Groovy
15 21 (0.78%) XPath
16 19 (0.71%) Perl
16 19 (0.71%) VB
17 13 (0.49%) TypeScript
17 13 (0.49%) VB.NET
18 11 (0.41%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 162 (6.05%) Degree
2 84 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 56 (2.09%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.22%) MCP
6 5 (0.19%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.19%) HND
7 2 (0.075%) MCSD
7 2 (0.075%) CIPD
8 1 (0.037%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.037%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.037%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (2.54%) QA
2 13 (0.49%) WCAG
2 13 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 10 (0.37%) WAI
4 3 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 23 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (0.67%) Varnish
3 7 (0.26%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.22%) vCloud
5 5 (0.19%) Docker
6 2 (0.075%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.075%) XenApp
6 2 (0.075%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.037%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.037%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 29 (1.08%) Puppet
2 17 (0.63%) Graylog
3 14 (0.52%) Ansible
4 9 (0.34%) Vagrant
5 8 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.075%) Salt
6 2 (0.075%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.037%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.037%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.037%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.037%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.037%) Kibana
7 1 (0.037%) logstash
7 1 (0.037%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 155 (5.79%) Adobe
2 153 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 98 (3.66%) Oracle
4 77 (2.88%) Google
5 68 (2.54%) Sitecore
6 43 (1.61%) Zend
7 37 (1.38%) Twitter
8 34 (1.27%) EPiServer
9 29 (1.08%) Facebook
10 24 (0.90%) VMware
11 21 (0.78%) Sencha
12 20 (0.75%) Appcelerator
13 19 (0.71%) Apple
14 18 (0.67%) Talend
15 17 (0.63%) Akamai
15 17 (0.63%) New Relic
16 13 (0.49%) hybris
17 12 (0.45%) SAP
18 11 (0.41%) Ektron
19 10 (0.37%) IBM
North West
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicestershire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £275 - 320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Blue Glue
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
X4 Group
Rate: £200 - 320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
JD & Co Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day contract - permanent salaries offer equity!
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Stratospherec
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago