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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CSS 3
Rank 77 71 92
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Contract jobs citing CSS3 1441 1325 1070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.52% 2.42% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.21% 8.71% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1054 975 742
Average daily rate
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£375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 10
Average hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £21.25 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.75 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.90% -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
15641 15215 14405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.40% 27.83% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10526 9806 9151
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 221 296
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 29 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 29 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 29 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
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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 -3 1350 £375 +3.80% 656
London -1 760 £400 - 255
South East +25 196 £338 +3.84% 77
City of London -9 124 £400 - 46
North West -6 80 £340 +9.67% 88
South West 0 68 £350 +8.52% 39
East Midlands +4 60 £285 +7.54% 43
East of England -27 60 £350 +7.69% 29
Yorkshire +10 57 £350 +30.84% 66
Scotland -4 52 £325 -13.33% 15
Berkshire +8 48 £310 -9.48% 17
West Midlands -8 47 £315 -1.56% 47
Manchester -13 43 £325 - 45
Edinburgh -2 35 £325 -13.33% 7
West Yorkshire -3 35 £351 +18.81% 43
Cheshire +12 30 £340 +40.20% 21
Leeds -11 28 £350 +34.61% 30
Leicestershire +5 27 £283 +6.60% 10
Bristol -4 26 £350 +5.66% 10
Kent +14 25 £336 +12.08% 6
Oxfordshire +2 25 £396 +33.75% 9
East Sussex +12 23 £250 +5.26% 3
Cambridgeshire -7 22 £340 -2.85% 8
Essex +12 21 £450 +111.76% 1
Staffordshire +1 21 £356 +23.91% 11
Hampshire 0 21 £300 -22.58% 18
Brighton +1 20 £250 +5.26% 2
Nottingham +6 19 £355 +1.42% 15
Nottinghamshire -1 19 £355 +15.91% 19
Buckinghamshire -4 19 £375 +15.38% 3

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 2781 (100.00%) CSS
2 2725 (97.99%) HTML
3 2641 (94.97%) HTML5
4 2430 (87.38%) JavaScript
5 1399 (50.31%) jQuery
6 1231 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1014 (36.46%) AngularJS
8 718 (25.82%) TDD
9 664 (23.88%) MVC
10 621 (22.33%) OO
11 603 (21.68%) .NET
12 571 (20.53%) Responsive Web Design
13 509 (18.30%) C#
14 473 (17.01%) Java
15 461 (16.58%) Sass
16 456 (16.40%) Backbone.js
17 452 (16.25%) Git (software)
18 428 (15.39%) ASP.NET
18 428 (15.39%) Scrum
19 423 (15.21%) Node.js
20 422 (15.17%) User Experience
21 408 (14.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 398 (14.31%) Ajax
23 384 (13.81%) PHP
24 327 (11.76%) BDD
25 318 (11.43%) E-Commerce
26 312 (11.22%) SQL Server
27 305 (10.97%) JSON
28 297 (10.68%) Web Development
29 284 (10.21%) Grunt

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 423 (15.21%) Node.js
2 227 (8.16%) CMS
3 100 (3.60%) WordPress
4 82 (2.95%) Drupal
5 67 (2.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 62 (2.23%) Apache
7 61 (2.19%) Umbraco
8 59 (2.12%) SharePoint
9 58 (2.09%) Tomcat
10 50 (1.80%) JBoss
11 45 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
12 38 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
13 37 (1.33%) WebSphere
14 35 (1.26%) Confluence
15 33 (1.19%) WebLogic
16 32 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
17 31 (1.11%) Apache Solr
18 27 (0.97%) IIS
19 24 (0.86%) nginx
19 24 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 249 (8.95%) Photoshop
2 97 (3.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 35 (1.26%) Fireworks
4 32 (1.15%) MS Excel
5 25 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 12 (0.43%) InDesign
7 11 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
8 9 (0.32%) MS Office
8 9 (0.32%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.22%) MS Project
9 6 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.11%) GIMP
10 3 (0.11%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.072%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.072%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.036%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 43 (1.55%) Magento
2 9 (0.32%) Tridion
3 7 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.22%) WebTrends
4 6 (0.22%) BASE24
5 5 (0.18%) Summit
5 5 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.072%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.036%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.036%) Exstream
8 1 (0.036%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.036%) Shopify
8 1 (0.036%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 80 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (1.87%) SaaS
4 38 (1.37%) Google Analytics
5 37 (1.33%) GitHub
6 17 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
7 11 (0.40%) Office 365
8 7 (0.25%) Heroku
8 7 (0.25%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.11%) MailChimp
9 3 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.072%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.036%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.036%) PaaS
11 1 (0.036%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.036%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.036%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.036%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.036%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 101 (3.63%) HTTP
2 76 (2.73%) Internet
3 38 (1.37%) Intranet
4 12 (0.43%) SSL
5 11 (0.40%) Extranet
6 9 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
7 8 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.29%) DNS
7 8 (0.29%) ATM
8 6 (0.22%) SMS
8 6 (0.22%) OpenLDAP
9 5 (0.18%) AMQP
9 5 (0.18%) DAB
10 3 (0.11%) WEP
11 2 (0.072%) Firewall
11 2 (0.072%) NFC
11 2 (0.072%) Skype
12 1 (0.036%) MVNO
12 1 (0.036%) Wireless
12 1 (0.036%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 259 (9.31%) MySQL
3 140 (5.03%) MongoDB
4 66 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 66 (2.37%) NoSQL
5 57 (2.05%) Relational Database
6 42 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
6 42 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 41 (1.47%) Redis
8 39 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
9 22 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (0.68%) Hadoop
11 18 (0.65%) Big Data
12 15 (0.54%) Oracle Database
13 14 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
14 13 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (0.32%) RDBMS
15 9 (0.32%) Triplestore
16 7 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 6 (0.22%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 452 (16.25%) Git (software)
2 284 (10.21%) Grunt
3 168 (6.04%) Subversion
4 155 (5.57%) Jasmine
5 100 (3.60%) Bower
6 96 (3.45%) gulp
7 94 (3.38%) Jenkins
8 91 (3.27%) Visual Studio
9 88 (3.16%) JIRA
10 80 (2.88%) Selenium
11 76 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
12 64 (2.30%) Cucumber
13 52 (1.87%) Mocha
14 47 (1.69%) Maven
15 45 (1.62%) TeamCity
16 37 (1.33%) Karma Test Runner
17 34 (1.22%) IntelliJ
18 31 (1.11%) Eclipse
19 30 (1.08%) JUnit
20 28 (1.01%) NUnit
General
1 246 (8.85%) Finance
2 111 (3.99%) Marketing
3 96 (3.45%) Retail
4 72 (2.59%) Banking
5 68 (2.45%) Publishing
6 66 (2.37%) Games
7 65 (2.34%) Telecoms
8 37 (1.33%) Investment Banking
9 36 (1.29%) Advertising
10 18 (0.65%) Law
11 17 (0.61%) Legal
12 15 (0.54%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.43%) Back Office
14 11 (0.40%) Electronics
15 10 (0.36%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.36%) Multimedia
16 9 (0.32%) Automotive
16 9 (0.32%) Local Government
17 5 (0.18%) iGaming
17 5 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2412 (86.73%) Developer
2 854 (30.71%) Front-End Developer
3 393 (14.13%) JavaScript Developer
4 372 (13.38%) Web Developer
5 261 (9.39%) .NET Developer
6 214 (7.70%) UI Developer
7 211 (7.59%) Senior Developer
8 202 (7.26%) UI Programmer
9 141 (5.07%) C# Developer
10 112 (4.03%) Front-End Web Developer
11 110 (3.96%) C# .NET Developer
12 104 (3.74%) Designer
13 102 (3.67%) Java Developer
14 89 (3.20%) PHP Developer
15 87 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
16 71 (2.55%) Architect
17 62 (2.23%) Full Stack Developer
18 57 (2.05%) Software Developer
19 56 (2.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 55 (1.98%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2781 (100.00%) CSS
2 2725 (97.99%) HTML
3 2641 (94.97%) HTML5
4 1399 (50.31%) jQuery
5 1014 (36.46%) AngularJS
6 603 (21.68%) .NET
7 461 (16.58%) Sass
8 456 (16.40%) Backbone.js
9 428 (15.39%) ASP.NET
10 408 (14.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 398 (14.31%) Ajax
12 305 (10.97%) JSON
13 281 (10.10%) Web Services
14 252 (9.06%) ASP.NET MVC
15 243 (8.74%) LESS
16 234 (8.41%) KnockoutJS
17 225 (8.09%) RESTful
18 211 (7.59%) XML
19 190 (6.83%) REST
20 154 (5.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 422 (15.17%) User Experience
2 153 (5.50%) Mobile App
3 121 (4.35%) W3C
4 53 (1.91%) Digital Media
5 50 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 45 (1.62%) Visualisation
8 36 (1.29%) Social Media
9 31 (1.11%) Data Structures
10 30 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
11 28 (1.01%) Graphic Design
12 22 (0.79%) RIA
13 18 (0.65%) iPad
14 15 (0.54%) N-Tier
15 14 (0.50%) Blackberry
16 12 (0.43%) iPhone
17 11 (0.40%) Algorithms
17 11 (0.40%) Animation
18 10 (0.36%) Fixed Income
18 10 (0.36%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 105 (3.78%) Linux
1 105 (3.78%) Android
1 105 (3.78%) Apple iOS
2 73 (2.62%) Windows
3 26 (0.93%) UNIX
4 22 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (0.65%) CentOS
5 18 (0.65%) Mac OS X
6 12 (0.43%) Windows Phone
7 9 (0.32%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.18%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.14%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.072%) webOS
10 2 (0.072%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.036%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.036%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1231 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
2 718 (25.82%) TDD
3 664 (23.88%) MVC
4 621 (22.33%) OO
5 571 (20.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 428 (15.39%) Scrum
7 327 (11.76%) BDD
8 318 (11.43%) E-Commerce
9 297 (10.68%) Web Development
10 255 (9.17%) Web Design
11 235 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
12 154 (5.54%) Unit Testing
13 143 (5.14%) Software Engineering
14 129 (4.64%) OOP
15 122 (4.39%) SOA
16 120 (4.31%) Mobile Development
17 117 (4.21%) Open Source
18 98 (3.52%) Kanban
19 83 (2.98%) Content Management
20 78 (2.80%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2430 (87.38%) JavaScript
2 509 (18.30%) C#
3 473 (17.01%) Java
4 384 (13.81%) PHP
5 212 (7.62%) SQL
6 119 (4.28%) Ruby
7 87 (3.13%) Python
8 61 (2.19%) Scala
9 53 (1.91%) TypeScript
10 38 (1.37%) T-SQL
10 38 (1.37%) C
11 30 (1.08%) Objective-C
11 30 (1.08%) PHP5
12 28 (1.01%) VB.NET
13 20 (0.72%) ActionScript
14 17 (0.61%) PowerShell
15 16 (0.58%) Perl
16 15 (0.54%) XPath
17 14 (0.50%) ECMAScript
17 14 (0.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 113 (4.06%) Security Cleared
2 105 (3.78%) Degree
3 70 (2.52%) SC Cleared
4 15 (0.54%) DV Cleared
5 10 (0.36%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.18%) MCP
6 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.11%) MCSD
8 1 (0.036%) HND
8 1 (0.036%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.036%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.036%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.036%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (3.24%) QA
2 14 (0.50%) WCAG
3 13 (0.47%) WAI
4 5 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.18%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 23 (0.83%) Varnish
3 10 (0.36%) Docker
4 7 (0.25%) Squid
4 7 (0.25%) vCloud
5 1 (0.036%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.036%) vSphere
5 1 (0.036%) HDFS
5 1 (0.036%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 49 (1.76%) Puppet
2 22 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (0.76%) Ansible
4 20 (0.72%) Graylog
5 19 (0.68%) Salt
6 18 (0.65%) Vagrant
7 11 (0.40%) Rundeck
8 7 (0.25%) logstash
8 7 (0.25%) Plesk
9 6 (0.22%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.22%) Kibana
9 6 (0.22%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.14%) Pingdom
10 4 (0.14%) TeamSite
11 2 (0.072%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.072%) SCOM
12 1 (0.036%) yum
12 1 (0.036%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.036%) Nagios
12 1 (0.036%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 169 (6.08%) Adobe
2 168 (6.04%) Microsoft
3 82 (2.95%) Google
4 74 (2.66%) Oracle
5 57 (2.05%) Sitecore
6 46 (1.65%) Zend
7 38 (1.37%) Twitter
8 28 (1.01%) VMware
9 26 (0.93%) Facebook
10 25 (0.90%) Red Hat
10 25 (0.90%) Apple
11 24 (0.86%) hybris
11 24 (0.86%) New Relic
12 23 (0.83%) EPiServer
13 20 (0.72%) Akamai
14 16 (0.58%) IBM
15 15 (0.54%) Sencha
15 15 (0.54%) Ektron
16 13 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
17 11 (0.40%) SAP
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Premier IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ISL
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 340 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cornwall
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wales
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £210 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
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East Riding
Venn Group
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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South East London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday