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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CSS 3
Rank 71 128 200
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +72
Contract jobs citing CSS3 1372 759 538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.44% 1.59% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.08% 5.95% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 973 506 363
Average daily rate £350 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 29 9
Average hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £31.20 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.01 £35.00 £48.00
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
15117 12750 15276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.85% 26.72% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9729 7964 9020
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 £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 352 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £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 18 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 18 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 18 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 +46 1266 £350 - 549
London +46 734 £375 - 247
City of London +39 179 £356 +1.78% 66
South East +30 158 £325 +14.03% 84
South West +40 75 £324 +29.50% 30
North West +16 70 £350 +27.27% 59
Berkshire +8 70 £330 +9.81% 9
East of England -5 66 £350 -6.04% 40
Yorkshire +13 62 £300 +9.09% 36
Scotland +31 57 £350 +7.69% 26
West Midlands -4 51 £313 +4.07% 21
West Yorkshire +16 48 £325 +48.57% 25
Leeds +18 47 £325 +52.94% 15
East Midlands +7 42 £265 +6.00% 29
Manchester +6 38 £275 - 33
Edinburgh +1 37 £400 +23.07% 7
Hampshire +17 33 £325 +16.07% 19
Hertfordshire 0 30 £398 -6.47% 17
Wiltshire - 30 £325 - 4
Cambridgeshire +11 25 £325 +10.16% 16
Cheshire +7 24 £388 +40.90% 11
Birmingham +5 24 £303 +10.00% 7
Leicestershire -1 22 £265 +6.00% 9
Swindon - 22 £325 - 1
Buckinghamshire -5 21 £350 +38.61% 3
Reading 0 19 £258 -28.47% 4
Bristol -1 18 £300 +9.09% 5
Wales -3 18 £350 +75.00% 14
Glasgow +17 16 £313 - 17
Cambridge +14 16 £285 -3.38% 11

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 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 2533 (100.00%) CSS
2 2476 (97.75%) HTML
3 2412 (95.22%) HTML5
4 2080 (82.12%) JavaScript
5 1443 (56.97%) jQuery
6 569 (22.46%) OO
7 564 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
8 539 (21.28%) Responsive Web Design
9 530 (20.92%) MVC
10 520 (20.53%) Ajax
11 506 (19.98%) .NET
12 496 (19.58%) TDD
13 443 (17.49%) PHP
14 418 (16.50%) Backbone.js
15 414 (16.34%) AngularJS
16 407 (16.07%) C#
17 393 (15.52%) Java
18 383 (15.12%) Scrum
19 347 (13.70%) Web Development
20 346 (13.66%) JSON
21 328 (12.95%) XML
22 318 (12.55%) Git (software)
23 313 (12.36%) ASP.NET
24 305 (12.04%) Sass
25 294 (11.61%) E-Commerce
26 273 (10.78%) MySQL
27 268 (10.58%) Node.js
28 259 (10.23%) Photoshop
29 256 (10.11%) SQL Server
30 252 (9.95%) Web Services

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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
1 268 (10.58%) Node.js
2 235 (9.28%) CMS
3 99 (3.91%) WordPress
4 77 (3.04%) Drupal
5 72 (2.84%) Apache
6 39 (1.54%) IIS
7 36 (1.42%) Adobe CQ
7 36 (1.42%) Apache Solr
8 32 (1.26%) Umbraco
9 28 (1.11%) WebLogic
9 28 (1.11%) Tomcat
10 25 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
11 24 (0.95%) SharePoint
12 17 (0.67%) WebSphere
12 17 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
13 14 (0.55%) nginx
14 12 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.43%) MQSeries
15 11 (0.43%) Moodle
15 11 (0.43%) Escenic
Applications
1 259 (10.23%) Photoshop
2 109 (4.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 51 (2.01%) Fireworks
4 25 (0.99%) MS Excel
5 20 (0.79%) MS Office
6 11 (0.43%) Quicktime
6 11 (0.43%) QuarkXPress
7 8 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.24%) InDesign
10 4 (0.16%) Mingle
10 4 (0.16%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.079%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.079%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.039%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 59 (2.33%) Magento
2 7 (0.28%) Google Analytics
2 7 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.12%) Summit
5 2 (0.079%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.079%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.039%) Lawson
6 1 (0.039%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.039%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 43 (1.70%) SaaS
2 21 (0.83%) GitHub
3 17 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.36%) Heroku
6 7 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
7 6 (0.24%) Google App Engine
8 4 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.16%) PaaS
9 1 (0.039%) IaaS
9 1 (0.039%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.039%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.039%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 71 (2.80%) HTTP
2 67 (2.65%) Internet
3 25 (0.99%) Intranet
4 11 (0.43%) LDAP
5 9 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.28%) SMTP
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 (0.079%) WEP
11 2 (0.079%) DNS
12 1 (0.039%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (0.039%) WAN
12 1 (0.039%) VPN
12 1 (0.039%) SAN
12 1 (0.039%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (10.78%) MySQL
2 256 (10.11%) SQL Server
3 118 (4.66%) MongoDB
4 86 (3.40%) NoSQL
5 72 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 55 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 35 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 32 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (1.11%) Big Data
10 27 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (0.75%) RDBMS
11 19 (0.75%) Oracle Database
11 19 (0.75%) Neo4j
12 17 (0.67%) RavenDB
13 13 (0.51%) Couchbase
13 13 (0.51%) Hadoop
14 9 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (0.36%) Redis
15 8 (0.32%) CouchDB
16 7 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 318 (12.55%) Git (software)
2 204 (8.05%) Subversion
3 104 (4.11%) Jasmine
4 101 (3.99%) Visual Studio
5 99 (3.91%) Jenkins
6 82 (3.24%) Grunt
7 59 (2.33%) Maven
8 58 (2.29%) Cucumber
9 51 (2.01%) JUnit
10 44 (1.74%) Axure RP
11 41 (1.62%) PhoneGap
11 41 (1.62%) NUnit
12 39 (1.54%) Eclipse
12 39 (1.54%) QUnit
13 37 (1.46%) Ant
14 35 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
15 33 (1.30%) Hudson
16 31 (1.22%) Selenium
17 30 (1.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
18 28 (1.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 218 (8.61%) Finance
2 154 (6.08%) Retail
3 122 (4.82%) Marketing
4 73 (2.88%) Banking
5 50 (1.97%) Publishing
6 41 (1.62%) Advertising
7 39 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 37 (1.46%) Games
9 31 (1.22%) Manufacturing
10 25 (0.99%) Automotive
11 20 (0.79%) Legal
12 15 (0.59%) Investment Banking
13 11 (0.43%) Back Office
14 10 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.39%) Front Office
15 7 (0.28%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.28%) Interactive Media
15 7 (0.28%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.20%) Electronics
17 4 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2232 (88.12%) Developer
2 865 (34.15%) Front-End Developer
3 479 (18.91%) Web Developer
4 268 (10.58%) JavaScript Developer
5 206 (8.13%) UI Developer
6 205 (8.09%) .NET Developer
7 196 (7.74%) UI Programmer
8 188 (7.42%) Senior Developer
9 149 (5.88%) Designer
10 148 (5.84%) Front-End Web Developer
11 133 (5.25%) Java Developer
12 114 (4.50%) C# Developer
13 96 (3.79%) PHP Developer
14 82 (3.24%) ASP.NET Developer
15 79 (3.12%) C# .NET Developer
16 73 (2.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 51 (2.01%) Mobile Developer
18 49 (1.93%) Architect
19 48 (1.89%) UI Designer
20 47 (1.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2533 (100.00%) CSS
2 2476 (97.75%) HTML
3 2412 (95.22%) HTML5
4 1443 (56.97%) jQuery
5 520 (20.53%) Ajax
6 506 (19.98%) .NET
7 418 (16.50%) Backbone.js
8 414 (16.34%) AngularJS
9 346 (13.66%) JSON
10 328 (12.95%) XML
11 313 (12.36%) ASP.NET
12 305 (12.04%) Sass
13 252 (9.95%) Web Services
14 235 (9.28%) XHTML
15 175 (6.91%) RESTful
16 170 (6.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 169 (6.67%) REST
18 163 (6.44%) KnockoutJS
19 161 (6.36%) LESS
20 154 (6.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 161 (6.36%) Open Source
2 134 (5.29%) Mobile App
3 127 (5.01%) W3C
4 78 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 37 (1.46%) Social Media
6 33 (1.30%) Digital Media
7 32 (1.26%) Smartphone
8 29 (1.14%) Graphic Design
8 29 (1.14%) Visualisation
9 28 (1.11%) iPad
10 22 (0.87%) Web 2.0
10 22 (0.87%) Blackberry
11 19 (0.75%) RIA
12 15 (0.59%) iPhone
13 14 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (0.55%) Management Information System
13 14 (0.55%) Online Games
13 14 (0.55%) Online Banking
14 13 (0.51%) Animation
15 12 (0.47%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 157 (6.20%) Linux
2 112 (4.42%) Apple iOS
2 112 (4.42%) Android
3 97 (3.83%) Windows
4 45 (1.78%) UNIX
5 16 (0.63%) CentOS
6 14 (0.55%) Windows Phone
7 13 (0.51%) Mac OS X
8 10 (0.39%) Windows 8
8 10 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
9 6 (0.24%) AIX
10 4 (0.16%) Solaris
10 4 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.079%) Fedora
11 2 (0.079%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.039%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.039%) Debian
12 1 (0.039%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.039%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.039%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (22.46%) OO
2 564 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
3 539 (21.28%) Responsive Web Design
4 530 (20.92%) MVC
5 496 (19.58%) TDD
6 383 (15.12%) Scrum
7 347 (13.70%) Web Development
8 294 (11.61%) E-Commerce
9 222 (8.76%) Web Design
10 201 (7.94%) BDD
11 164 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
12 142 (5.61%) OOP
13 140 (5.53%) Unit Testing
14 131 (5.17%) SEO
15 96 (3.79%) Content Management
16 81 (3.20%) Configuration Management
17 77 (3.04%) Analytics
18 75 (2.96%) Pair Programming
19 73 (2.88%) Kanban
20 72 (2.84%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2080 (82.12%) JavaScript
2 443 (17.49%) PHP
3 407 (16.07%) C#
4 393 (15.52%) Java
5 210 (8.29%) SQL
6 126 (4.97%) Ruby
7 93 (3.67%) Python
8 76 (3.00%) Scala
9 57 (2.25%) C
10 54 (2.13%) T-SQL
11 43 (1.70%) XPath
11 43 (1.70%) PHP5
12 30 (1.18%) PL/SQL
13 27 (1.07%) ActionScript
13 27 (1.07%) Groovy
14 26 (1.03%) PowerShell
15 24 (0.95%) Bash Shell
15 24 (0.95%) Objective-C
16 19 (0.75%) Perl
16 19 (0.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 128 (5.05%) Degree
2 29 (1.14%) Security Cleared
3 25 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.28%) MCP
6 4 (0.16%) MCSD
7 3 (0.12%) MBA
7 3 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.079%) MCSE
8 2 (0.079%) MCTS
9 1 (0.039%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.039%) MCPD
9 1 (0.039%) ISEB
9 1 (0.039%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (2.21%) QA
2 17 (0.67%) WAI
3 13 (0.51%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.51%) Section 508
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 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.12%) Varnish
3 1 (0.039%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (1.11%) Puppet
2 4 (0.16%) OpenSSO
2 4 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.079%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.079%) Plesk
3 2 (0.079%) Cacti
3 2 (0.079%) Munin
3 2 (0.079%) OpenIDM
3 2 (0.079%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.079%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.079%) Nagios
3 2 (0.079%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 178 (7.03%) Adobe
2 108 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 78 (3.08%) Zend
4 70 (2.76%) Twitter
5 68 (2.68%) Oracle
6 44 (1.74%) Google
7 39 (1.54%) Sitecore
8 38 (1.50%) Facebook
9 32 (1.26%) JBoss
10 31 (1.22%) Sencha
11 26 (1.03%) Apple
12 22 (0.87%) Appcelerator
13 21 (0.83%) hybris
14 17 (0.67%) IBM
15 16 (0.63%) Yahoo!
16 15 (0.59%) EPiServer
17 13 (0.51%) SAP
17 13 (0.51%) ATG
18 9 (0.36%) Rackspace
19 8 (0.32%) Sony
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