The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 6 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 17.14% 7.25% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 55.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
CSS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 34.29% 13.04% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 4
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the West Lothian region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the West Lothian region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

CSS
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 29 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
Livingston +3 5 £375 +3.44%
CSS
Scotland

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing CSS 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 CSS.

1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 16 (94.12%) Ajax
3 12 (70.59%) XML
4 11 (64.71%) Spring
4 11 (64.71%) CSS3
4 11 (64.71%) Backbone.js
4 11 (64.71%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (64.71%) HTML5
5 10 (58.82%) QUnit
5 10 (58.82%) Jasmine
5 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
6 9 (52.94%) JSON
6 9 (52.94%) Spring MVC
6 9 (52.94%) REST
6 9 (52.94%) Maven
6 9 (52.94%) Smartphone
6 9 (52.94%) MVC
7 8 (47.06%) Java
8 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (35.29%) TDD
9 6 (35.29%) JUnit
9 6 (35.29%) Durandal
10 4 (23.53%) Hudson
10 4 (23.53%) jQuery
10 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Portal
10 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
10 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
10 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (23.53%) JSP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing CSS 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 CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (17.65%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) QUnit
1 10 (58.82%) Jasmine
2 9 (52.94%) Maven
3 6 (35.29%) JUnit
4 4 (23.53%) Hudson
4 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) User Experience Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Portal Developer
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Developer
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Portal Developer
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (94.12%) Ajax
3 12 (70.59%) XML
4 11 (64.71%) HTML5
4 11 (64.71%) CSS3
4 11 (64.71%) Backbone.js
4 11 (64.71%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (64.71%) Spring
5 9 (52.94%) REST
5 9 (52.94%) JSON
5 9 (52.94%) Spring MVC
6 6 (35.29%) Durandal
7 4 (23.53%) jQuery
7 4 (23.53%) JSP
8 3 (17.65%) SOAP
8 3 (17.65%) J2EE
9 1 (5.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) CRM
6 3 (17.65%) Content Management
7 2 (11.76%) Web Development
8 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) AWK
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) sed
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) OpenView
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) Cacti
1 1 (5.88%) Opsview
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) HP