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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CSS 3
Rank 68 84 137
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +53
Contract jobs citing CSS3 1454 1210 866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.52% 2.30% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.34% 7.97% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 843 598
Average daily rate
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£360 £336 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £458 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.93% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.10 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £36.00 £85.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-14.63% -47.43%

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
15570 15180 15836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.94% 28.80% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10092 9796 9484
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 256 393
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 23 September 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
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 23 September 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
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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 +15 1386 £363 +7.80% 658
London +5 778 £388 +6.89% 266
City of London -5 132 £378 +0.66% 84
East of England +18 121 £360 +25.21% 40
South East -16 112 £336 +3.46% 108
South West +23 106 £338 -25.00% 35
North West +7 66 £325 +8.33% 96
West Midlands +13 64 £300 +9.09% 24
Yorkshire +2 57 £295 - 57
Berkshire -7 46 £350 +7.69% 22
Hertfordshire -7 44 £360 +17.55% 15
East Midlands +30 41 £350 +66.66% 26
West Yorkshire -1 39 £295 +7.27% 24
North East -4 35 £375 - 8
Devon -3 33 £350 -22.65% 5
Tyne and Wear -5 33 £375 - 5
Manchester -2 32 £340 +13.33% 41
Newcastle upon Tyne - 32 £375 - 5
Exeter 0 31 £351 -22.80% 3
Leeds -1 30 £295 +11.32% 12
Scotland -18 29 £328 +4.80% 27
Bristol +9 28 £330 +29.41% 5
Cambridgeshire +19 24 £400 +20.75% 21
Wales - 22 £344 - 4
South Wales - 22 £344 - 4
Reading +14 21 £344 +5.76% 5
Cambridge +9 21 £400 +18.51% 13
Surrey -1 21 £425 +25.00% 25
Wiltshire +10 20 £413 +41.02% 8
Cardiff - 20 £338 - 4

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2750 (100.00%) CSS
2 2688 (97.75%) HTML
3 2588 (94.11%) HTML5
4 2286 (83.13%) JavaScript
5 1343 (48.84%) jQuery
6 1191 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
7 674 (24.51%) AngularJS
8 658 (23.93%) OO
9 604 (21.96%) MVC
10 590 (21.45%) TDD
11 585 (21.27%) Responsive Web Design
12 559 (20.33%) .NET
13 498 (18.11%) PHP
14 497 (18.07%) Ajax
15 467 (16.98%) User Experience
16 465 (16.91%) Backbone.js
17 434 (15.78%) C#
18 431 (15.67%) Git (software)
19 412 (14.98%) Web Development
20 377 (13.71%) Java
21 357 (12.98%) ASP.NET
22 340 (12.36%) Node.js
23 338 (12.29%) Scrum
24 334 (12.15%) JSON
25 328 (11.93%) Sass
26 306 (11.13%) MySQL
27 287 (10.44%) E-Commerce
28 283 (10.29%) CMS
29 280 (10.18%) XML
30 278 (10.11%) Photoshop

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 340 (12.36%) Node.js
2 283 (10.29%) CMS
3 91 (3.31%) Apache
4 90 (3.27%) WordPress
5 80 (2.91%) Drupal
6 63 (2.29%) SharePoint
7 57 (2.07%) Sitecore CMS
8 41 (1.49%) Umbraco
9 36 (1.31%) IIS
10 35 (1.27%) Adobe CQ
11 29 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
12 28 (1.02%) Tomcat
13 27 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
14 19 (0.69%) MS Exchange
15 18 (0.65%) WebSphere
16 17 (0.62%) Confluence
17 16 (0.58%) Joomla!
18 15 (0.55%) nginx
19 13 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
19 13 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 278 (10.11%) Photoshop
2 123 (4.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 56 (2.04%) Fireworks
4 35 (1.27%) MS Excel
5 14 (0.51%) MS Office
6 13 (0.47%) InDesign
7 5 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.11%) GIMP
10 2 (0.073%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.073%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.036%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 45 (1.64%) Magento
2 13 (0.47%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.36%) Summit
3 10 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.33%) WebTrends
4 9 (0.33%) SiteCatalyst
5 5 (0.18%) Tridion
6 4 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.073%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.073%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.036%) osCommerce
9 1 (0.036%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 43 (1.56%) GitHub
2 27 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.51%) Office 365
5 13 (0.47%) SaaS
6 6 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.11%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.073%) Heroku
9 2 (0.073%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.073%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.036%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 82 (2.98%) HTTP
2 64 (2.33%) Internet
3 34 (1.24%) Intranet
4 21 (0.76%) SMTP
5 10 (0.36%) DAB
6 7 (0.25%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.22%) LDAP
8 4 (0.15%) FTP
9 3 (0.11%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.11%) Extranet
10 2 (0.073%) SSH
10 2 (0.073%) AMQP
10 2 (0.073%) iBeacon
10 2 (0.073%) SSL
11 1 (0.036%) SAN
11 1 (0.036%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 306 (11.13%) MySQL
2 249 (9.05%) SQL Server
3 97 (3.53%) MongoDB
4 80 (2.91%) NoSQL
5 62 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 51 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 42 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (1.45%) Relational Database
9 37 (1.35%) Redis
10 33 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 20 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (0.58%) Big Data
14 14 (0.51%) RDBMS
15 9 (0.33%) Couchbase
15 9 (0.33%) Hadoop
16 8 (0.29%) RavenDB
16 8 (0.29%) Oracle Database
17 6 (0.22%) CouchDB
17 6 (0.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 431 (15.67%) Git (software)
2 252 (9.16%) Subversion
3 175 (6.36%) Jasmine
4 135 (4.91%) Grunt
5 114 (4.15%) Visual Studio
6 84 (3.05%) Jenkins
7 76 (2.76%) Cucumber
8 57 (2.07%) NUnit
9 56 (2.04%) QUnit
10 53 (1.93%) JIRA
11 51 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
12 43 (1.56%) Bower
13 41 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
14 39 (1.42%) JUnit
15 38 (1.38%) Selenium
16 35 (1.27%) JSUnit
16 35 (1.27%) Mocha
17 34 (1.24%) Maven
18 32 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
19 30 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 227 (8.25%) Finance
2 128 (4.65%) Retail
3 115 (4.18%) Marketing
4 92 (3.35%) Banking
5 55 (2.00%) Publishing
6 47 (1.71%) Games
7 36 (1.31%) Investment Banking
8 31 (1.13%) Advertising
9 25 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 23 (0.84%) Legal
11 20 (0.73%) Manufacturing
12 15 (0.55%) Back Office
13 12 (0.44%) Electronics
14 10 (0.36%) Front Office
14 10 (0.36%) Automotive
15 9 (0.33%) Law
16 8 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.29%) French Language
17 7 (0.25%) Financial Institution
18 6 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2428 (88.29%) Developer
2 906 (32.95%) Front-End Developer
3 500 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 309 (11.24%) JavaScript Developer
5 227 (8.25%) Senior Developer
6 195 (7.09%) UI Developer
7 185 (6.73%) .NET Developer
8 184 (6.69%) UI Programmer
9 145 (5.27%) Designer
10 133 (4.84%) Front-End Web Developer
11 119 (4.33%) PHP Developer
12 112 (4.07%) C# Developer
13 69 (2.51%) C# .NET Developer
14 63 (2.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 61 (2.22%) Java Developer
16 48 (1.75%) Programmer
17 47 (1.71%) UI Designer
18 46 (1.67%) Lead Developer
18 46 (1.67%) Architect
19 43 (1.56%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2750 (100.00%) CSS
2 2688 (97.75%) HTML
3 2588 (94.11%) HTML5
4 1343 (48.84%) jQuery
5 674 (24.51%) AngularJS
6 559 (20.33%) .NET
7 497 (18.07%) Ajax
8 465 (16.91%) Backbone.js
9 357 (12.98%) ASP.NET
10 334 (12.15%) JSON
11 328 (11.93%) Sass
12 280 (10.18%) XML
13 260 (9.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 227 (8.25%) KnockoutJS
15 215 (7.82%) Web Services
16 214 (7.78%) RESTful
17 203 (7.38%) REST
18 194 (7.05%) LESS
19 177 (6.44%) XHTML
20 174 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 467 (16.98%) User Experience
2 195 (7.09%) Open Source
3 152 (5.53%) Mobile App
4 132 (4.80%) W3C
5 66 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 54 (1.96%) Visualisation
7 52 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
8 45 (1.64%) iPad
9 35 (1.27%) Animation
10 33 (1.20%) iPhone
11 26 (0.95%) Social Media
12 24 (0.87%) Digital Media
13 18 (0.65%) Wiki
14 17 (0.62%) RIA
14 17 (0.62%) Online Games
15 15 (0.55%) Smartphone
16 13 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
17 12 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
18 11 (0.40%) Kindle
18 11 (0.40%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 156 (5.67%) Linux
2 102 (3.71%) Apple iOS
3 91 (3.31%) Android
4 89 (3.24%) Windows
5 31 (1.13%) UNIX
6 29 (1.05%) Mac OS X
7 12 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (0.22%) CentOS
8 6 (0.22%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.11%) webOS
10 3 (0.11%) Windows Phone 7
10 3 (0.11%) AIX
10 3 (0.11%) BlackBerry OS
10 3 (0.11%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.073%) Solaris
11 2 (0.073%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.073%) VMS
11 2 (0.073%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.073%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1191 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
2 658 (23.93%) OO
3 604 (21.96%) MVC
4 590 (21.45%) TDD
5 585 (21.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 412 (14.98%) Web Development
7 338 (12.29%) Scrum
8 287 (10.44%) E-Commerce
9 258 (9.38%) BDD
10 215 (7.82%) Web Design
11 178 (6.47%) Unit Testing
12 177 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
13 165 (6.00%) OOP
14 87 (3.16%) SEO
14 87 (3.16%) Kanban
15 86 (3.13%) Software Engineering
16 81 (2.95%) Content Management
17 66 (2.40%) Web Application Development
18 58 (2.11%) Automated Testing
19 57 (2.07%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2286 (83.13%) JavaScript
2 498 (18.11%) PHP
3 434 (15.78%) C#
4 377 (13.71%) Java
5 182 (6.62%) SQL
6 173 (6.29%) Ruby
7 99 (3.60%) Python
8 77 (2.80%) Scala
9 68 (2.47%) T-SQL
10 48 (1.75%) PHP5
11 38 (1.38%) Perl
12 37 (1.35%) C
13 29 (1.05%) Objective-C
14 25 (0.91%) ActionScript
15 24 (0.87%) VB.NET
16 23 (0.84%) Tcl
17 18 (0.65%) Groovy
18 17 (0.62%) C++
19 16 (0.58%) VBScript
20 13 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 140 (5.09%) Degree
2 54 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 38 (1.38%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.15%) MCP
6 2 (0.073%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.073%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.036%) ISEB
7 1 (0.036%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.036%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (2.98%) QA
2 21 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 15 (0.55%) WCAG
4 10 (0.36%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.29%) COBIT
6 6 (0.22%) WAI
7 4 (0.15%) SLA
8 1 (0.036%) Section 508
System Software
1 10 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.29%) Varnish
3 4 (0.15%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.073%) Docker
5 1 (0.036%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (0.84%) OpenSSO
2 21 (0.76%) Puppet
3 10 (0.36%) Graylog2
4 7 (0.25%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.15%) Ansible
6 2 (0.073%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.073%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.073%) OpenIDM
6 2 (0.073%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.036%) logstash
7 1 (0.036%) Salt
7 1 (0.036%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 151 (5.49%) Adobe
2 128 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 71 (2.58%) Zend
4 68 (2.47%) Sitecore
5 59 (2.15%) Oracle
6 55 (2.00%) Twitter
7 42 (1.53%) Google
8 31 (1.13%) EPiServer
9 24 (0.87%) hybris
10 22 (0.80%) Sencha
10 22 (0.80%) SAP
11 21 (0.76%) Facebook
12 14 (0.51%) Rackspace
13 13 (0.47%) New Relic
14 12 (0.44%) JBoss
14 12 (0.44%) JD Edwards
15 11 (0.40%) RedDot
15 11 (0.40%) Appcelerator
15 11 (0.40%) Akamai
16 10 (0.36%) Ektron
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £435 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Aquent
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum + Expense paid international travel
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £350 - £400
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Rate: From £200 to £300 per annum
Posted: Yesterday