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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CSS 3
Rank 80 73 88
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Contract jobs citing CSS3 1406 1281 1070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.52% 2.42% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.19% 8.62% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1017 932 715
Average daily rate
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£365 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 21
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -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
15302 14868 13755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.41% 28.09% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10241 9644 8648
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 213 332
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 1319 £375 +2.73% 733
London -2 747 £388 -3.12% 269
South East +11 171 £338 +3.84% 91
City of London -20 125 £380 -3.73% 68
North West +7 76 £340 +9.67% 113
Yorkshire +23 64 £350 +7.69% 57
South West +6 64 £350 +7.69% 47
East of England -13 61 £350 +7.69% 44
West Midlands -2 56 £270 -16.92% 42
East Midlands +5 53 £285 +7.54% 57
Berkshire +18 48 £320 -4.47% 7
Manchester +2 44 £350 +7.69% 49
Scotland -19 41 £325 -13.33% 23
West Yorkshire +3 39 £351 +7.84% 36
Cheshire +18 32 £340 +23.63% 37
Leicestershire +4 29 £285 +7.54% 19
Leeds -13 29 £325 - 18
Edinburgh -11 26 £325 -18.75% 13
Wales +20 23 £350 - 10
Essex +10 23 £450 +111.76% 5
Bristol +8 23 £350 - 13
Oxfordshire -5 23 £400 +29.03% 12
Cambridgeshire -9 23 £340 - 10
Kent +18 22 £338 +22.72% 6
Warrington - 21 £340 - 10
East Sussex +1 20 £250 +56.25% 10
Buckinghamshire -4 20 £375 +15.38% 12
Devon -5 20 £413 +5.09% 6
Exeter -2 19 £413 +5.09% 5
Staffordshire +8 17 £300 -9.09% 10

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2703 (100.00%) CSS
2 2647 (97.93%) HTML
3 2564 (94.86%) HTML5
4 2355 (87.13%) JavaScript
5 1359 (50.28%) jQuery
6 1203 (44.51%) Agile Software Development
7 964 (35.66%) AngularJS
8 721 (26.67%) TDD
9 665 (24.60%) MVC
10 609 (22.53%) OO
11 570 (21.09%) .NET
12 518 (19.16%) Responsive Web Design
13 491 (18.17%) C#
14 472 (17.46%) Backbone.js
15 459 (16.98%) Java
16 438 (16.20%) Git (software)
17 437 (16.17%) Sass
18 426 (15.76%) Scrum
19 419 (15.50%) ASP.NET
20 415 (15.35%) Node.js
21 401 (14.84%) User Experience
22 377 (13.95%) Ajax
23 376 (13.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 372 (13.76%) PHP
25 334 (12.36%) BDD
26 318 (11.76%) E-Commerce
27 309 (11.43%) SQL Server
28 293 (10.84%) JSON
29 274 (10.14%) Web Services
30 271 (10.03%) Grunt

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 415 (15.35%) Node.js
2 220 (8.14%) CMS
3 99 (3.66%) WordPress
4 78 (2.89%) Drupal
5 73 (2.70%) Umbraco
6 59 (2.18%) Apache
7 55 (2.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 54 (2.00%) SharePoint
9 53 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
10 52 (1.92%) JBoss
11 50 (1.85%) Tomcat
12 45 (1.66%) WebSphere
13 40 (1.48%) WebLogic
14 32 (1.18%) Confluence
15 31 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
16 27 (1.00%) Apache Solr
16 27 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
17 25 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
18 23 (0.85%) nginx
19 20 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 242 (8.95%) Photoshop
2 97 (3.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 43 (1.59%) Fireworks
4 35 (1.29%) MS Excel
5 29 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 13 (0.48%) InDesign
7 9 (0.33%) MS Office
8 8 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
8 8 (0.30%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.11%) GIMP
10 3 (0.11%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.074%) MS Project
11 2 (0.074%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.037%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 47 (1.74%) Magento
2 8 (0.30%) Tridion
3 7 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.22%) WebTrends
4 6 (0.22%) BASE24
5 5 (0.18%) Summit
5 5 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.037%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.037%) Exstream
8 1 (0.037%) Shopify
8 1 (0.037%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 78 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (1.92%) SaaS
4 37 (1.37%) GitHub
5 24 (0.89%) Google Analytics
6 10 (0.37%) Office 365
7 8 (0.30%) Heroku
8 6 (0.22%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.11%) MailChimp
9 3 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.074%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.074%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.037%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.037%) PaaS
11 1 (0.037%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.037%) Silverpop
11 1 (0.037%) Sage Pay
11 1 (0.037%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.037%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 97 (3.59%) HTTP
2 69 (2.55%) Internet
3 30 (1.11%) Intranet
4 10 (0.37%) SSL
5 9 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
6 8 (0.30%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.30%) ATM
7 7 (0.26%) Extranet
8 6 (0.22%) SMS
9 5 (0.18%) DAB
9 5 (0.18%) AMQP
10 4 (0.15%) OpenLDAP
10 4 (0.15%) DNS
11 3 (0.11%) Firewall
12 2 (0.074%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.074%) Skype
13 1 (0.037%) MVNO
13 1 (0.037%) NFC
13 1 (0.037%) SAN
13 1 (0.037%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 246 (9.10%) MySQL
3 134 (4.96%) MongoDB
4 69 (2.55%) NoSQL
5 65 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 53 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 41 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 38 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 34 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
10 32 (1.18%) Redis
11 24 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 20 (0.74%) Oracle Database
13 16 (0.59%) Big Data
14 14 (0.52%) Hadoop
14 14 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (0.33%) RDBMS
16 9 (0.33%) Triplestore
17 8 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 7 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 438 (16.20%) Git (software)
2 271 (10.03%) Grunt
3 164 (6.07%) Subversion
4 158 (5.85%) Jasmine
5 94 (3.48%) Visual Studio
6 93 (3.44%) Jenkins
6 93 (3.44%) Bower
7 90 (3.33%) Selenium
8 88 (3.26%) gulp
9 85 (3.14%) JIRA
10 76 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 67 (2.48%) Cucumber
12 55 (2.03%) Mocha
13 48 (1.78%) TeamCity
14 47 (1.74%) Maven
15 42 (1.55%) JUnit
16 34 (1.26%) IntelliJ
17 32 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
18 30 (1.11%) Eclipse
19 27 (1.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 238 (8.81%) Finance
2 100 (3.70%) Marketing
3 94 (3.48%) Retail
4 75 (2.77%) Telecoms
5 69 (2.55%) Publishing
6 68 (2.52%) Banking
7 64 (2.37%) Games
8 35 (1.29%) Investment Banking
9 34 (1.26%) Advertising
10 19 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 18 (0.67%) Law
12 14 (0.52%) Legal
13 12 (0.44%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.44%) Back Office
14 11 (0.41%) Electronics
14 11 (0.41%) Multimedia
15 9 (0.33%) Local Government
16 7 (0.26%) Automotive
17 5 (0.18%) Front Office
17 5 (0.18%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 2334 (86.35%) Developer
2 814 (30.11%) Front-End Developer
3 396 (14.65%) JavaScript Developer
4 358 (13.24%) Web Developer
5 257 (9.51%) .NET Developer
6 192 (7.10%) UI Developer
7 189 (6.99%) Senior Developer
8 180 (6.66%) UI Programmer
9 143 (5.29%) C# Developer
10 113 (4.18%) C# .NET Developer
11 110 (4.07%) Designer
12 104 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
13 92 (3.40%) ASP.NET Developer
14 89 (3.29%) Java Developer
15 81 (3.00%) PHP Developer
16 64 (2.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 63 (2.33%) Full Stack Developer
18 58 (2.15%) Architect
19 55 (2.03%) Software Developer
20 48 (1.78%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2703 (100.00%) CSS
2 2647 (97.93%) HTML
3 2564 (94.86%) HTML5
4 1359 (50.28%) jQuery
5 964 (35.66%) AngularJS
6 570 (21.09%) .NET
7 472 (17.46%) Backbone.js
8 437 (16.17%) Sass
9 419 (15.50%) ASP.NET
10 377 (13.95%) Ajax
11 376 (13.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 293 (10.84%) JSON
13 274 (10.14%) Web Services
14 245 (9.06%) LESS
15 238 (8.81%) ASP.NET MVC
16 231 (8.55%) KnockoutJS
17 224 (8.29%) XML
18 212 (7.84%) RESTful
19 180 (6.66%) REST
20 150 (5.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 401 (14.84%) User Experience
2 150 (5.55%) Mobile App
3 109 (4.03%) W3C
4 52 (1.92%) Visualisation
5 48 (1.78%) Digital Media
6 44 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 34 (1.26%) Social Media
8 32 (1.18%) Data Structures
9 28 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (0.85%) RIA
10 23 (0.85%) Graphic Design
11 22 (0.81%) iPad
12 18 (0.67%) Blackberry
13 16 (0.59%) iPhone
14 11 (0.41%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.33%) Online Games
15 9 (0.33%) Inversion of Control
15 9 (0.33%) Management Information System
15 9 (0.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 110 (4.07%) Linux
2 101 (3.74%) Apple iOS
3 99 (3.66%) Android
4 71 (2.63%) Windows
5 26 (0.96%) UNIX
6 22 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (0.67%) Mac OS X
8 16 (0.59%) CentOS
8 16 (0.59%) Windows Phone
9 10 (0.37%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.22%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.22%) Windows Phone 7
10 6 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.074%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.074%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.074%) webOS
14 1 (0.037%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.037%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1203 (44.51%) Agile Software Development
2 721 (26.67%) TDD
3 665 (24.60%) MVC
4 609 (22.53%) OO
5 518 (19.16%) Responsive Web Design
6 426 (15.76%) Scrum
7 334 (12.36%) BDD
8 318 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 270 (9.99%) Web Development
10 233 (8.62%) Web Design
11 210 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
12 153 (5.66%) Software Engineering
13 138 (5.11%) Unit Testing
14 134 (4.96%) OOP
15 127 (4.70%) Mobile Development
16 113 (4.18%) SOA
17 110 (4.07%) Open Source
18 96 (3.55%) Kanban
19 87 (3.22%) Content Management
20 76 (2.81%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2355 (87.13%) JavaScript
2 491 (18.17%) C#
3 459 (16.98%) Java
4 372 (13.76%) PHP
5 203 (7.51%) SQL
6 133 (4.92%) Ruby
7 95 (3.51%) Python
8 57 (2.11%) Scala
9 44 (1.63%) TypeScript
10 41 (1.52%) C
11 37 (1.37%) T-SQL
12 29 (1.07%) PHP5
12 29 (1.07%) Objective-C
13 23 (0.85%) VB.NET
14 18 (0.67%) ActionScript
15 16 (0.59%) Perl
15 16 (0.59%) VB
16 15 (0.55%) XPath
17 13 (0.48%) Groovy
17 13 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 120 (4.44%) Degree
2 113 (4.18%) Security Cleared
3 70 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 16 (0.59%) DV Cleared
5 10 (0.37%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.18%) MCP
6 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.11%) MCSD
8 1 (0.037%) HND
8 1 (0.037%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.037%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.037%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.037%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (2.81%) QA
2 13 (0.48%) WAI
3 12 (0.44%) WCAG
4 6 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.18%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (0.78%) Varnish
3 18 (0.67%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.30%) Docker
5 6 (0.22%) vCloud
6 5 (0.18%) Squid
7 1 (0.037%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.037%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.037%) XenApp
7 1 (0.037%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.037%) vSphere
7 1 (0.037%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 42 (1.55%) Puppet
2 23 (0.85%) Graylog
3 18 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (0.63%) Vagrant
5 16 (0.59%) Ansible
6 13 (0.48%) Salt
7 9 (0.33%) Rundeck
8 7 (0.26%) Plesk
9 6 (0.22%) TeamSite
10 5 (0.18%) logstash
11 4 (0.15%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.15%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.15%) Kibana
12 2 (0.074%) SCOM
12 2 (0.074%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.037%) yum
13 1 (0.037%) Capistrano
13 1 (0.037%) Nagios
13 1 (0.037%) CA Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.037%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 161 (5.96%) Adobe
2 160 (5.92%) Microsoft
3 86 (3.18%) Oracle
4 81 (3.00%) Google
5 65 (2.40%) Sitecore
6 43 (1.59%) Zend
7 38 (1.41%) Twitter
8 30 (1.11%) VMware
9 28 (1.04%) Apple
10 27 (1.00%) Facebook
11 25 (0.92%) EPiServer
11 25 (0.92%) hybris
12 23 (0.85%) Akamai
12 23 (0.85%) New Relic
13 22 (0.81%) Red Hat
14 19 (0.70%) Talend
15 17 (0.63%) IBM
16 14 (0.52%) Ektron
17 13 (0.48%) Sencha
18 11 (0.41%) Appcelerator
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day + Dependant on Experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Rate: From £275 to £300 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £380 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ISL
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RPL MKTG
Rate: Role is 0.2 FTE, one day per week.
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £415.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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