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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CSS 3
Rank 66 84 133
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +49
Contract jobs citing CSS3 1455 1198 884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.62% 2.24% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.41% 7.85% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1055 833 628
Average daily rate
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£365 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £17.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £36.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -55.50%

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
15459 15268 15752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.81% 28.61% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9792 9812 9695
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 270 375
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 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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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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 +20 1385 £365 +8.14% 570
London +6 775 £400 +8.40% 252
City of London 0 139 £388 +3.33% 74
South East -6 126 £329 +2.73% 86
East of England +21 118 £350 +7.69% 32
South West +27 104 £350 -9.67% 36
West Midlands +27 75 £320 +16.36% 14
North West +2 66 £325 +8.33% 74
East Midlands +36 50 £275 +30.95% 29
Berkshire -8 46 £350 - 15
Yorkshire -11 42 £300 +13.20% 36
Hertfordshire -2 41 £350 +7.69% 6
Scotland -6 40 £373 +32.44% 14
Manchester +6 38 £325 +8.33% 38
Bristol +8 33 £350 +37.25% 12
Devon +2 32 £388 -13.88%
Exeter +2 31 £388 -14.83%
West Yorkshire -8 28 £300 +29.72% 18
Cambridgeshire +15 27 £400 +18.51% 13
Edinburgh +5 25 £373 +35.45% 2
Cambridge +9 24 £400 +18.51% 11
Reading +21 23 £325 +4.00% 2
Leeds -15 23 £313 +35.13% 9
Norfolk +9 22 £265 -
North East -3 22 £375 - 12
Leicestershire +19 20 £275 +48.64% 11
Birmingham +7 20 £275 +3.77% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 20 £375 - 4
Tyne and Wear -7 20 £375 - 7
Bedfordshire -8 20 £325 +18.18% 1

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2709 (100.00%) CSS
2 2636 (97.31%) HTML
3 2547 (94.02%) HTML5
4 2214 (81.73%) JavaScript
5 1361 (50.24%) jQuery
6 674 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
7 643 (23.74%) OO
8 625 (23.07%) AngularJS
9 594 (21.93%) MVC
10 589 (21.74%) TDD
11 561 (20.71%) Responsive Web Design
12 559 (20.63%) .NET
13 494 (18.24%) Ajax
14 480 (17.72%) PHP
14 480 (17.72%) Backbone.js
15 443 (16.35%) C#
16 395 (14.58%) Web Development
17 393 (14.51%) Git (software)
18 370 (13.66%) Java
19 355 (13.10%) ASP.NET
20 339 (12.51%) Scrum
21 331 (12.22%) JSON
22 319 (11.78%) Node.js
23 314 (11.59%) Sass
24 295 (10.89%) CMS
25 292 (10.78%) MySQL
26 289 (10.67%) E-Commerce
27 273 (10.08%) XML
28 270 (9.97%) Photoshop
29 264 (9.75%) SQL Server

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 319 (11.78%) Node.js
2 295 (10.89%) CMS
3 94 (3.47%) WordPress
4 84 (3.10%) Apache
5 78 (2.88%) Drupal
6 62 (2.29%) Sitecore CMS
7 47 (1.73%) SharePoint
8 43 (1.59%) IIS
9 41 (1.51%) Umbraco
10 30 (1.11%) Adobe CQ
11 26 (0.96%) Tomcat
12 25 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
13 22 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
14 19 (0.70%) Confluence
14 19 (0.70%) MS Exchange
15 16 (0.59%) WebSphere
15 16 (0.59%) nginx
16 15 (0.55%) Joomla!
17 13 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
17 13 (0.48%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 270 (9.97%) Photoshop
2 118 (4.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 50 (1.85%) Fireworks
4 34 (1.26%) MS Excel
5 13 (0.48%) MS Office
6 12 (0.44%) InDesign
7 6 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.11%) GIMP
9 3 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.074%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.074%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.037%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 47 (1.73%) Magento
2 11 (0.41%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.33%) Summit
4 9 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.33%) SiteCatalyst
5 8 (0.30%) WebTrends
6 5 (0.18%) Tridion
7 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.074%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.074%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.037%) osCommerce
9 1 (0.037%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 44 (1.62%) GitHub
2 26 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.59%) SaaS
5 13 (0.48%) Office 365
6 6 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
8 4 (0.15%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.11%) PaaS
9 3 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (0.074%) Heroku
11 1 (0.037%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.037%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 81 (2.99%) HTTP
2 56 (2.07%) Internet
3 25 (0.92%) Intranet
4 23 (0.85%) SMTP
5 14 (0.52%) LDAP
6 9 (0.33%) DAB
7 8 (0.30%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.22%) SSL
9 4 (0.15%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.074%) FTP
10 2 (0.074%) SSH
10 2 (0.074%) AMQP
10 2 (0.074%) Extranet
11 1 (0.037%) DVB
11 1 (0.037%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.037%) DNS
11 1 (0.037%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (10.78%) MySQL
2 264 (9.75%) SQL Server
3 103 (3.80%) MongoDB
4 85 (3.14%) NoSQL
5 70 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 58 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 46 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 42 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
9 34 (1.26%) Redis
10 28 (1.03%) Relational Database
11 20 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (0.63%) Big Data
14 16 (0.59%) Oracle Database
15 15 (0.55%) RDBMS
16 10 (0.37%) Couchbase
17 9 (0.33%) Hadoop
18 5 (0.18%) CouchDB
19 4 (0.15%) MS Access
19 4 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 393 (14.51%) Git (software)
2 254 (9.38%) Subversion
3 165 (6.09%) Jasmine
4 121 (4.47%) Grunt
5 117 (4.32%) Visual Studio
6 90 (3.32%) Jenkins
7 71 (2.62%) Cucumber
8 52 (1.92%) NUnit
9 50 (1.85%) Maven
10 47 (1.73%) QUnit
11 46 (1.70%) JIRA
12 41 (1.51%) JUnit
13 40 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
13 40 (1.48%) Bower
14 38 (1.40%) Selenium
15 35 (1.29%) JSUnit
16 34 (1.26%) Dreamweaver
17 33 (1.22%) Mocha
18 31 (1.14%) Eclipse
19 28 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 227 (8.38%) Finance
2 126 (4.65%) Retail
3 110 (4.06%) Marketing
4 83 (3.06%) Banking
5 63 (2.33%) Publishing
6 43 (1.59%) Games
7 34 (1.26%) Advertising
7 34 (1.26%) Investment Banking
8 29 (1.07%) Telecoms
9 22 (0.81%) Manufacturing
10 17 (0.63%) Legal
10 17 (0.63%) Back Office
11 12 (0.44%) Electronics
12 10 (0.37%) Front Office
13 9 (0.33%) Automotive
13 9 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.30%) French Language
15 7 (0.26%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.26%) Law
16 6 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2376 (87.71%) Developer
2 878 (32.41%) Front-End Developer
3 490 (18.09%) Web Developer
4 304 (11.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 203 (7.49%) UI Developer
6 196 (7.24%) .NET Developer
7 195 (7.20%) Senior Developer
8 190 (7.01%) UI Programmer
9 139 (5.13%) Front-End Web Developer
10 134 (4.95%) Designer
11 123 (4.54%) C# Developer
12 112 (4.13%) PHP Developer
13 74 (2.73%) C# .NET Developer
14 66 (2.44%) Java Developer
15 58 (2.14%) Architect
16 57 (2.10%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 52 (1.92%) Lead Developer
17 52 (1.92%) ASP.NET Developer
18 49 (1.81%) Programmer
19 48 (1.77%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2709 (100.00%) CSS
2 2636 (97.31%) HTML
3 2547 (94.02%) HTML5
4 1361 (50.24%) jQuery
5 625 (23.07%) AngularJS
6 559 (20.63%) .NET
7 494 (18.24%) Ajax
8 480 (17.72%) Backbone.js
9 355 (13.10%) ASP.NET
10 331 (12.22%) JSON
11 314 (11.59%) Sass
12 273 (10.08%) XML
13 250 (9.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 224 (8.27%) Web Services
15 212 (7.83%) RESTful
16 205 (7.57%) KnockoutJS
16 205 (7.57%) REST
17 184 (6.79%) LESS
18 177 (6.53%) XHTML
19 168 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 197 (7.27%) Open Source
2 156 (5.76%) Mobile App
3 131 (4.84%) W3C
4 65 (2.40%) Computer Science
5 43 (1.59%) iPad
6 39 (1.44%) Visualisation
7 34 (1.26%) Animation
8 29 (1.07%) Social Media
9 26 (0.96%) iPhone
10 24 (0.89%) Digital Media
11 20 (0.74%) Smartphone
12 18 (0.66%) Wiki
12 18 (0.66%) RIA
13 16 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (0.55%) Online Games
14 15 (0.55%) Blackberry
15 14 (0.52%) Graphic Design
16 12 (0.44%) GIS
17 11 (0.41%) N-Tier
17 11 (0.41%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 157 (5.80%) Linux
2 99 (3.65%) Apple iOS
3 88 (3.25%) Windows
4 86 (3.17%) Android
5 37 (1.37%) UNIX
6 19 (0.70%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
8 7 (0.26%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.22%) Windows Phone
9 6 (0.22%) CentOS
9 6 (0.22%) AIX
10 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
11 3 (0.11%) BlackBerry OS
11 3 (0.11%) webOS
11 3 (0.11%) Windows Phone 7
12 2 (0.074%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.074%) Solaris
12 2 (0.074%) VMS
12 2 (0.074%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 674 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
2 643 (23.74%) OO
3 594 (21.93%) MVC
4 589 (21.74%) TDD
5 561 (20.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 395 (14.58%) Web Development
7 339 (12.51%) Scrum
8 289 (10.67%) E-Commerce
9 239 (8.82%) BDD
10 205 (7.57%) Web Design
11 175 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
12 174 (6.42%) Unit Testing
13 164 (6.05%) OOP
14 92 (3.40%) SEO
15 91 (3.36%) Content Management
16 88 (3.25%) Kanban
17 85 (3.14%) Software Engineering
18 82 (3.03%) Web Application Development
19 69 (2.55%) Configuration Management
20 67 (2.47%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2214 (81.73%) JavaScript
2 480 (17.72%) PHP
3 443 (16.35%) C#
4 370 (13.66%) Java
5 182 (6.72%) SQL
6 161 (5.94%) Ruby
7 88 (3.25%) Python
8 84 (3.10%) T-SQL
9 77 (2.84%) Scala
10 48 (1.77%) PHP5
11 41 (1.51%) C
12 37 (1.37%) Perl
13 27 (1.00%) Objective-C
14 26 (0.96%) VB.NET
15 25 (0.92%) ActionScript
16 23 (0.85%) PL/SQL
16 23 (0.85%) Tcl
17 22 (0.81%) Groovy
18 19 (0.70%) Bash Shell
19 14 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 138 (5.09%) Degree
2 52 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 38 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.11%) MCP
5 3 (0.11%) MBA
6 2 (0.074%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.037%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.037%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.037%) ISEB
7 1 (0.037%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (3.06%) QA
2 20 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 15 (0.55%) WCAG
4 9 (0.33%) WAI
4 9 (0.33%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.30%) COBIT
6 4 (0.15%) SLA
7 1 (0.037%) Section 508
System Software
1 7 (0.26%) Varnish
2 6 (0.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (0.85%) OpenSSO
2 22 (0.81%) Puppet
3 6 (0.22%) Capistrano
4 4 (0.15%) Graylog2
5 3 (0.11%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.074%) OpenIDM
6 2 (0.074%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.037%) Ansible
7 1 (0.037%) logstash
7 1 (0.037%) Salt
7 1 (0.037%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.037%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 154 (5.68%) Adobe
2 125 (4.61%) Microsoft
3 75 (2.77%) Sitecore
4 69 (2.55%) Zend
5 65 (2.40%) Oracle
6 51 (1.88%) Twitter
7 38 (1.40%) Google
8 32 (1.18%) EPiServer
9 26 (0.96%) Sencha
10 23 (0.85%) SAP
11 22 (0.81%) hybris
12 21 (0.78%) Facebook
13 15 (0.55%) Rackspace
14 14 (0.52%) ATG
15 12 (0.44%) JD Edwards
16 11 (0.41%) JBoss
16 11 (0.41%) RedDot
17 10 (0.37%) IBM
17 10 (0.37%) Ektron
18 8 (0.30%) Red Hat
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £340.00 - £405 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tyne and Wear
The Curve Group
Rate: £150 - £190 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £220.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 300-342
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Salt
Rate: £140 - £180 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: DOE
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Energon Technology
Rate: From £400 to £425 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Teamcore
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday