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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CSS 3
Rank 68 80 137
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +57
Contract jobs citing CSS3 1481 1271 819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.54% 2.42% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.41% 8.34% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 891 556
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+14.16% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 12
Average hourly rate £15.63 £36.00 £24.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.59% +49.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £17.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.15 £40.57 £48.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.25 £36.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-68.75% +19.00%

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
15734 15245 15428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.02% 29.00% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10384 9914 9250
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 280 393
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.00 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +7 1389 £375 +15.38% 636
London -2 761 £385 +6.20% 223
South East -29 136 £330 +10.00% 108
City of London -5 130 £383 +2.00% 69
East of England +3 107 £360 +30.90% 38
South West +15 106 £338 -25.00% 32
North West -8 69 £350 +16.66% 103
Yorkshire +12 60 £300 - 50
West Midlands +3 53 £300 +9.09% 35
East Midlands +33 50 £428 +90.00% 35
Manchester +13 44 £350 +9.80% 61
Hertfordshire -7 44 £360 +25.21% 16
North East -2 43 £375 - 14
Tyne and Wear -9 41 £375 - 14
Scotland -11 39 £375 +15.38% 12
Newcastle upon Tyne - 39 £375 - 13
West Yorkshire +6 38 £300 - 23
Berkshire -14 38 £330 +1.53% 25
Wales +12 37 £350 - 7
South Wales - 37 £350 - 4
Northamptonshire +23 31 £450 - 5
Surrey +2 31 £375 +25.00% 19
Devon -7 31 £350 -22.65% 7
Leeds +5 29 £320 +6.66% 12
Exeter -3 28 £351 -22.80%
Northampton +21 26 £450 - 1
Bristol -4 26 £350 +37.25% 4
Cardiff - 25 £350 - 3
Reading +13 21 £338 -3.57% 7
Wiltshire +4 21 £400 +63.26% 6

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2755 (100.00%) CSS
2 2693 (97.75%) HTML
3 2588 (93.94%) HTML5
4 2286 (82.98%) JavaScript
5 1328 (48.20%) jQuery
6 1197 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
7 713 (25.88%) AngularJS
8 670 (24.32%) OO
9 642 (23.30%) MVC
10 612 (22.21%) TDD
11 597 (21.67%) Responsive Web Design
12 544 (19.75%) .NET
13 505 (18.33%) Ajax
14 488 (17.71%) PHP
15 468 (16.99%) Backbone.js
16 458 (16.62%) Git (software)
16 458 (16.62%) User Experience
17 427 (15.50%) C#
18 406 (14.74%) Web Development
19 405 (14.70%) Java
20 366 (13.28%) Node.js
21 364 (13.21%) JSON
22 359 (13.03%) Sass
23 351 (12.74%) ASP.NET
24 337 (12.23%) Scrum
25 301 (10.93%) MySQL
26 287 (10.42%) E-Commerce
26 287 (10.42%) CMS
27 273 (9.91%) XML
28 271 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 366 (13.28%) Node.js
2 287 (10.42%) CMS
3 118 (4.28%) Apache
4 85 (3.09%) Drupal
5 83 (3.01%) WordPress
6 61 (2.21%) SharePoint
7 50 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
8 47 (1.71%) Tomcat
9 37 (1.34%) Umbraco
10 32 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
11 31 (1.13%) Adobe CQ
11 31 (1.13%) IIS
12 26 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
13 20 (0.73%) Confluence
14 19 (0.69%) Joomla!
15 17 (0.62%) nginx
16 16 (0.58%) MS Exchange
16 16 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
17 12 (0.44%) ColdFusion
17 12 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 270 (9.80%) Photoshop
2 103 (3.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 56 (2.03%) Fireworks
4 41 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 35 (1.27%) MS Excel
6 12 (0.44%) MS Office
7 10 (0.36%) InDesign
8 5 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.11%) GIMP
9 3 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.073%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.073%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.036%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 40 (1.45%) Magento
2 15 (0.54%) Google Analytics
3 11 (0.40%) WebTrends
4 9 (0.33%) Summit
4 9 (0.33%) SiteCatalyst
5 7 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.18%) Tridion
8 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.036%) AWD
10 1 (0.036%) osCommerce
10 1 (0.036%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 44 (1.60%) GitHub
2 25 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.51%) Office 365
5 12 (0.44%) SaaS
6 6 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.073%) Heroku
8 2 (0.073%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.073%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.036%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 75 (2.72%) HTTP
2 65 (2.36%) Internet
3 32 (1.16%) Intranet
4 19 (0.69%) SMTP
5 16 (0.58%) HTTPS
6 9 (0.33%) DAB
7 5 (0.18%) SSL
7 5 (0.18%) FTP
7 5 (0.18%) LDAP
8 4 (0.15%) Extranet
9 3 (0.11%) SSH
9 3 (0.11%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.073%) AMQP
10 2 (0.073%) iBeacon
11 1 (0.036%) DVB
11 1 (0.036%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (10.93%) MySQL
2 228 (8.28%) SQL Server
3 90 (3.27%) MongoDB
4 79 (2.87%) NoSQL
5 55 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 55 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 49 (1.78%) Relational Database
7 43 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (1.45%) Redis
9 37 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (0.80%) RDBMS
11 20 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (0.73%) Oracle Database
12 19 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (0.33%) RavenDB
14 8 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (0.22%) MS Access
16 5 (0.18%) SQLite
16 5 (0.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 458 (16.62%) Git (software)
2 264 (9.58%) Subversion
3 180 (6.53%) Jasmine
4 134 (4.86%) Grunt
5 122 (4.43%) Visual Studio
6 90 (3.27%) Jenkins
7 89 (3.23%) Cucumber
8 63 (2.29%) JIRA
8 63 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 56 (2.03%) Selenium
9 56 (2.03%) QUnit
10 54 (1.96%) NUnit
11 42 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
12 40 (1.45%) Bower
12 40 (1.45%) Mocha
13 38 (1.38%) Eclipse
13 38 (1.38%) Maven
14 36 (1.31%) JUnit
15 29 (1.05%) TeamCity
15 29 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 241 (8.75%) Finance
2 126 (4.57%) Retail
3 120 (4.36%) Marketing
4 93 (3.38%) Banking
5 50 (1.81%) Publishing
6 45 (1.63%) Games
7 40 (1.45%) Investment Banking
8 32 (1.16%) Legal
9 26 (0.94%) Advertising
10 23 (0.83%) Telecoms
11 18 (0.65%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.40%) Back Office
13 10 (0.36%) Electronics
13 10 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.36%) Front Office
13 10 (0.36%) Automotive
13 10 (0.36%) Law
14 9 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.25%) French Language
16 5 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2417 (87.73%) Developer
2 866 (31.43%) Front-End Developer
3 494 (17.93%) Web Developer
4 306 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 242 (8.78%) Senior Developer
6 186 (6.75%) UI Developer
7 179 (6.50%) .NET Developer
8 176 (6.39%) UI Programmer
9 136 (4.94%) Designer
10 130 (4.72%) PHP Developer
11 124 (4.50%) Front-End Web Developer
12 108 (3.92%) C# Developer
13 68 (2.47%) C# .NET Developer
14 64 (2.32%) Java Developer
15 60 (2.18%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 53 (1.92%) Senior Web Developer
17 45 (1.63%) Web Designer
17 45 (1.63%) Architect
18 42 (1.52%) Software Developer
19 41 (1.49%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2755 (100.00%) CSS
2 2693 (97.75%) HTML
3 2588 (93.94%) HTML5
4 1328 (48.20%) jQuery
5 713 (25.88%) AngularJS
6 544 (19.75%) .NET
7 505 (18.33%) Ajax
8 468 (16.99%) Backbone.js
9 364 (13.21%) JSON
10 359 (13.03%) Sass
11 351 (12.74%) ASP.NET
12 273 (9.91%) XML
13 271 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 255 (9.26%) KnockoutJS
15 225 (8.17%) REST
16 221 (8.02%) RESTful
17 219 (7.95%) LESS
18 216 (7.84%) Web Services
19 184 (6.68%) XHTML
20 181 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 458 (16.62%) User Experience
2 188 (6.82%) Open Source
3 163 (5.92%) Mobile App
4 147 (5.34%) W3C
5 72 (2.61%) Computer Science
6 63 (2.29%) Visualisation
6 63 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
7 41 (1.49%) iPad
8 33 (1.20%) iPhone
9 32 (1.16%) Digital Media
10 29 (1.05%) Animation
11 23 (0.83%) Social Media
12 18 (0.65%) Wiki
13 17 (0.62%) Inversion of Control
14 15 (0.54%) Online Games
14 15 (0.54%) Smartphone
15 14 (0.51%) Algorithms
16 13 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
17 12 (0.44%) RIA
18 11 (0.40%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 164 (5.95%) Linux
2 110 (3.99%) Apple iOS
3 101 (3.67%) Android
4 92 (3.34%) Windows
5 40 (1.45%) UNIX
6 23 (0.83%) Mac OS X
7 14 (0.51%) Windows Phone
8 10 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (0.25%) CentOS
10 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.11%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.11%) webOS
12 3 (0.11%) Windows Phone 7
12 3 (0.11%) VMS
13 2 (0.073%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.073%) AIX
13 2 (0.073%) Solaris
13 2 (0.073%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1197 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
2 670 (24.32%) OO
3 642 (23.30%) MVC
4 612 (22.21%) TDD
5 597 (21.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 406 (14.74%) Web Development
7 337 (12.23%) Scrum
8 287 (10.42%) E-Commerce
9 268 (9.73%) BDD
10 237 (8.60%) Web Design
11 194 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
12 162 (5.88%) Unit Testing
13 154 (5.59%) OOP
14 92 (3.34%) Kanban
15 86 (3.12%) Software Engineering
16 74 (2.69%) Content Management
17 72 (2.61%) SEO
18 64 (2.32%) Automated Testing
19 61 (2.21%) Web Application Development
20 60 (2.18%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2286 (82.98%) JavaScript
2 488 (17.71%) PHP
3 427 (15.50%) C#
4 405 (14.70%) Java
5 193 (7.01%) SQL
6 190 (6.90%) Ruby
7 114 (4.14%) Python
8 76 (2.76%) Scala
9 70 (2.54%) T-SQL
10 52 (1.89%) PHP5
11 36 (1.31%) Perl
12 34 (1.23%) Objective-C
13 33 (1.20%) C
14 25 (0.91%) ActionScript
15 20 (0.73%) Tcl
16 18 (0.65%) Groovy
17 17 (0.62%) XPath
17 17 (0.62%) VB.NET
18 16 (0.58%) VBScript
19 15 (0.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 159 (5.77%) Degree
2 52 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 34 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.11%) MCP
6 2 (0.073%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.073%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.036%) HNC
7 1 (0.036%) HND
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 17 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 16 (0.58%) WCAG
4 9 (0.33%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.29%) COBIT
6 4 (0.15%) SLA
7 3 (0.11%) WAI
8 1 (0.036%) Section 508
System Software
1 14 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.25%) Varnish
3 3 (0.11%) vCloud
4 2 (0.073%) Docker
4 2 (0.073%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.036%) Squid
Systems Management
1 21 (0.76%) Puppet
2 20 (0.73%) OpenSSO
3 12 (0.44%) Graylog2
4 8 (0.29%) Ansible
5 7 (0.25%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.073%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.073%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.036%) logstash
7 1 (0.036%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 160 (5.81%) Adobe
2 124 (4.50%) Microsoft
3 79 (2.87%) Zend
4 67 (2.43%) Oracle
5 54 (1.96%) Sitecore
5 54 (1.96%) Twitter
6 51 (1.85%) Google
7 32 (1.16%) EPiServer
8 25 (0.91%) hybris
8 25 (0.91%) Sencha
9 20 (0.73%) Facebook
10 15 (0.54%) New Relic
10 15 (0.54%) Appcelerator
10 15 (0.54%) VMware
11 13 (0.47%) Akamai
12 12 (0.44%) Ektron
12 12 (0.44%) Rackspace
12 12 (0.44%) SAP
13 11 (0.40%) RedDot
14 7 (0.25%) IBM
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 55 minutes ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 to £225 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £460 - £490 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £201 per day + Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: Up to £55 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago