The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 6 -
Contract jobs citing CSS 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen - 18.37% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 81.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -23.61%  

CSS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Aberdeen
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 6 11 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 7.69% 22.45% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £388 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £350 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing CSS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Aberdeen

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Aberdeen

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for CSS.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) CMS
4 3 (50.00%) OpenText
4 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Google
5 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Apache
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (16.67%) Intranet
6 1 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) Legal
6 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (16.67%) InfoPath
6 1 (16.67%) Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) Asset Management

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Web Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Production Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Web Production Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Development Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) OpenText
2 2 (33.33%) Google