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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CSS 3
Rank 76 72 135
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +63
Contract jobs citing CSS3 1250 1225 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.41% 2.45% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.01% 9.01% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 854 454
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £246 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -17.85%

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
13881 13599 11877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.76% 27.15% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9066 8550 7470
Average daily rate £388 £375 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 249 291
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 5 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 5 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 -2 1167 £375 +7.14% 684
London -2 633 £400 +6.66% 242
South East -1 202 £338 -3.57% 100
City of London -3 131 £375 - 56
Yorkshire +6 77 £375 +25.00% 62
South West +3 68 £325 +8.33% 45
Berkshire -7 66 £350 -5.40% 23
North West -34 59 £275 -15.38% 92
East of England -21 49 £325 -13.33% 41
Scotland -3 41 £325 -7.14% 17
West Yorkshire -18 35 £375 +25.00% 33
Buckinghamshire +12 33 £331 -5.35% 12
East Midlands 0 33 £285 +7.54% 39
West Midlands -12 33 £313 +13.63% 48
Hampshire -22 31 £350 +7.69% 20
Leeds -25 30 £375 +25.00% 21
Hertfordshire -12 29 £325 -18.75% 8
Manchester -20 29 £320 +8.93% 51
West Sussex +6 25 £338 -20.58% 4
Reading +3 25 £325 +8.33% 9
Edinburgh +1 23 £325 -7.14% 5
Milton Keynes -7 18 £320 -8.57% 6
Oxfordshire -12 18 £231 -7.50% 16
North Yorkshire +11 17 £375 +3.44% 12
Gloucestershire +4 17 £400 - 5
Bristol -9 17 £325 +4.00% 14
Glasgow +7 16 £325 -7.14% 10
Cambridgeshire +5 16 £325 +13.04% 13
Devon +12 15 £185 -
Birmingham -2 15 £313 +13.63% 17

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 2708 (100.00%) CSS
2 2670 (98.60%) HTML
3 2585 (95.46%) HTML5
4 2348 (86.71%) JavaScript
5 1342 (49.56%) jQuery
6 1073 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
7 879 (32.46%) AngularJS
8 651 (24.04%) TDD
8 651 (24.04%) MVC
9 625 (23.08%) OO
10 554 (20.46%) .NET
11 546 (20.16%) Responsive Web Design
12 494 (18.24%) Backbone.js
13 473 (17.47%) Git (software)
14 454 (16.77%) Java
15 450 (16.62%) C#
16 437 (16.14%) Sass
17 425 (15.69%) PHP
18 422 (15.58%) Ajax
19 417 (15.40%) Node.js
20 408 (15.07%) User Experience
21 349 (12.89%) JSON
21 349 (12.89%) ASP.NET
22 342 (12.63%) Scrum
23 319 (11.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 310 (11.45%) Web Development
25 298 (11.00%) XML
26 297 (10.97%) BDD
27 279 (10.30%) CMS
28 263 (9.71%) MySQL

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (15.40%) Node.js
2 279 (10.30%) CMS
3 100 (3.69%) Apache
4 85 (3.14%) Drupal
5 84 (3.10%) WordPress
6 64 (2.36%) SharePoint
7 59 (2.18%) Umbraco
8 56 (2.07%) Tomcat
8 56 (2.07%) Adobe CQ
9 49 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
10 33 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 30 (1.11%) JBoss
12 24 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
13 23 (0.85%) nginx
14 22 (0.81%) WebLogic
15 21 (0.78%) WebSphere
15 21 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
16 20 (0.74%) Apache Solr
17 18 (0.66%) Alfresco
18 16 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 196 (7.24%) Photoshop
2 73 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 48 (1.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 44 (1.62%) MS Excel
5 41 (1.51%) Fireworks
6 12 (0.44%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.41%) MS Office
8 10 (0.37%) InDesign
9 6 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.074%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.074%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.037%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 67 (2.47%) Magento
2 12 (0.44%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.37%) WebTrends
4 9 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.26%) Tridion
7 5 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.15%) Summit
9 2 (0.074%) SiteCatalyst
9 2 (0.074%) osCommerce
10 1 (0.037%) Exstream
10 1 (0.037%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 66 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (0.74%) SaaS
4 15 (0.55%) Office 365
5 12 (0.44%) GitHub
6 7 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.26%) OpenShift
7 5 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.18%) Heroku
8 4 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.074%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.037%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.037%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 103 (3.80%) HTTP
2 67 (2.47%) Internet
3 26 (0.96%) Intranet
4 24 (0.89%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.18%) SSL
5 5 (0.18%) LDAP
5 5 (0.18%) Extranet
6 4 (0.15%) DAB
7 3 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (0.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.11%) VPN
7 3 (0.11%) FTP
7 3 (0.11%) Firewall
8 2 (0.074%) SMTP
8 2 (0.074%) SSH
9 1 (0.037%) SMS
9 1 (0.037%) DVB
9 1 (0.037%) Wireless
9 1 (0.037%) iBeacon
9 1 (0.037%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (9.71%) MySQL
2 242 (8.94%) SQL Server
3 111 (4.10%) MongoDB
4 70 (2.58%) NoSQL
5 55 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 53 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 45 (1.66%) Oracle Database
8 43 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 34 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 28 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
11 25 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (0.70%) Redis
14 18 (0.66%) RDBMS
15 16 (0.59%) Big Data
16 13 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (0.33%) RavenDB
18 8 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 8 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
18 8 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 473 (17.47%) Git (software)
2 255 (9.42%) Grunt
3 218 (8.05%) Subversion
4 203 (7.50%) Jasmine
5 108 (3.99%) Visual Studio
6 105 (3.88%) Jenkins
7 90 (3.32%) Selenium
8 78 (2.88%) Bower
9 77 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 76 (2.81%) JUnit
11 69 (2.55%) Mocha
12 67 (2.47%) JIRA
13 63 (2.33%) Cucumber
14 62 (2.29%) QUnit
15 43 (1.59%) Maven
16 36 (1.33%) WebDriver
17 35 (1.29%) TeamCity
18 33 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
18 33 (1.22%) Ant
19 29 (1.07%) Dreamweaver
General
1 254 (9.38%) Finance
2 107 (3.95%) Marketing
3 103 (3.80%) Banking
4 78 (2.88%) Retail
5 56 (2.07%) Publishing
6 54 (1.99%) Telecoms
7 51 (1.88%) Games
8 33 (1.22%) Advertising
9 30 (1.11%) Investment Banking
10 20 (0.74%) Legal
11 14 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.48%) Law
13 12 (0.44%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.37%) Multimedia
15 9 (0.33%) Back Office
16 8 (0.30%) Electronics
17 5 (0.18%) Music Industry
17 5 (0.18%) Automotive
18 4 (0.15%) Front Office
19 3 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2323 (85.78%) Developer
2 760 (28.06%) Front-End Developer
3 419 (15.47%) Web Developer
4 355 (13.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 230 (8.49%) Senior Developer
6 199 (7.35%) .NET Developer
7 156 (5.76%) UI Developer
8 149 (5.50%) UI Programmer
9 127 (4.69%) PHP Developer
10 122 (4.51%) Designer
11 113 (4.17%) C# Developer
12 92 (3.40%) Front-End Web Developer
13 82 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
14 77 (2.84%) Java Developer
15 60 (2.22%) Senior Web Developer
16 57 (2.10%) Architect
17 55 (2.03%) Senior Front-End Developer
18 54 (1.99%) ASP.NET Developer
19 52 (1.92%) Software Developer
20 47 (1.74%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2708 (100.00%) CSS
2 2670 (98.60%) HTML
3 2585 (95.46%) HTML5
4 1342 (49.56%) jQuery
5 879 (32.46%) AngularJS
6 554 (20.46%) .NET
7 494 (18.24%) Backbone.js
8 437 (16.14%) Sass
9 422 (15.58%) Ajax
10 349 (12.89%) JSON
10 349 (12.89%) ASP.NET
11 319 (11.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 298 (11.00%) XML
13 260 (9.60%) Web Services
14 252 (9.31%) LESS
15 238 (8.79%) KnockoutJS
16 202 (7.46%) REST
17 195 (7.20%) RESTful
18 178 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC
19 139 (5.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 408 (15.07%) User Experience
2 175 (6.46%) Mobile App
3 114 (4.21%) W3C
4 110 (4.06%) Open Source
5 75 (2.77%) Computer Science
6 70 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
7 62 (2.29%) Visualisation
8 46 (1.70%) Digital Media
9 35 (1.29%) Social Media
10 30 (1.11%) iPhone
11 29 (1.07%) Data Structures
12 25 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
13 24 (0.89%) iPad
13 24 (0.89%) Algorithms
14 22 (0.81%) RIA
15 20 (0.74%) Graphic Design
16 19 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
17 17 (0.63%) Management Information System
18 16 (0.59%) Human Factors
19 15 (0.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 151 (5.58%) Linux
2 135 (4.99%) Apple iOS
3 121 (4.47%) Android
4 72 (2.66%) Windows
5 35 (1.29%) UNIX
6 25 (0.92%) Windows Phone
7 23 (0.85%) Mac OS X
8 15 (0.55%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.26%) CentOS
10 5 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.18%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.18%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.18%) Windows Phone 7
11 2 (0.074%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.074%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.074%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.037%) VMS
12 1 (0.037%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.037%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.037%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1073 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 651 (24.04%) TDD
2 651 (24.04%) MVC
3 625 (23.08%) OO
4 546 (20.16%) Responsive Web Design
5 342 (12.63%) Scrum
6 310 (11.45%) Web Development
7 297 (10.97%) BDD
8 228 (8.42%) Web Design
9 224 (8.27%) E-Commerce
10 171 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
11 141 (5.21%) OOP
12 134 (4.95%) Software Engineering
13 122 (4.51%) Unit Testing
14 87 (3.21%) Content Management
14 87 (3.21%) Kanban
15 84 (3.10%) SOA
16 77 (2.84%) Pair Programming
17 76 (2.81%) Mentoring
18 59 (2.18%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2348 (86.71%) JavaScript
2 454 (16.77%) Java
3 450 (16.62%) C#
4 425 (15.69%) PHP
5 239 (8.83%) SQL
6 161 (5.95%) Ruby
7 115 (4.25%) Python
8 80 (2.95%) Scala
9 49 (1.81%) T-SQL
10 47 (1.74%) C
11 36 (1.33%) PHP5
12 33 (1.22%) Objective-C
13 26 (0.96%) PL/SQL
14 24 (0.89%) Groovy
15 19 (0.70%) Perl
16 18 (0.66%) XPath
17 16 (0.59%) VB
18 13 (0.48%) C++
19 12 (0.44%) VB.NET
20 11 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 168 (6.20%) Degree
2 84 (3.10%) Security Cleared
3 56 (2.07%) SC Cleared
4 39 (1.44%) VCP4
5 10 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.26%) MCP
7 4 (0.15%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.15%) HND
8 2 (0.074%) MCSD
8 2 (0.074%) CIPD
9 1 (0.037%) HNC
9 1 (0.037%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.037%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (2.25%) QA
2 15 (0.55%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.48%) WCAG
4 10 (0.37%) WAI
5 4 (0.15%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 24 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.41%) Varnish
3 6 (0.22%) vCloud
4 4 (0.15%) Docker
4 4 (0.15%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.074%) XenApp
5 2 (0.074%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.074%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.037%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 26 (0.96%) Puppet
2 18 (0.66%) Graylog
3 15 (0.55%) Ansible
4 6 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.15%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.11%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.037%) Salt
7 1 (0.037%) Kibana
7 1 (0.037%) logstash
7 1 (0.037%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.037%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.037%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.037%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 157 (5.80%) Microsoft
2 149 (5.50%) Adobe
3 99 (3.66%) Oracle
4 68 (2.51%) Google
5 56 (2.07%) Sitecore
6 48 (1.77%) Zend
7 39 (1.44%) Twitter
8 28 (1.03%) EPiServer
9 25 (0.92%) VMware
9 25 (0.92%) Sencha
10 24 (0.89%) Appcelerator
11 19 (0.70%) Facebook
12 18 (0.66%) Akamai
12 18 (0.66%) New Relic
12 18 (0.66%) Apple
13 16 (0.59%) hybris
14 15 (0.55%) Talend
15 11 (0.41%) SAP
16 10 (0.37%) HP
16 10 (0.37%) IBM
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Rate: £220 - £270 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Talent Crew
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £200.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East London
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Jersey, Channel Isles
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £425.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Annapurna
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday