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 March 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.

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 18.18% - 2.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 54.55% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £34.20
% change year-on-year +18.51% -1.31%  

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 11 3 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 33.33% 11.54% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 9
Median daily rate £325 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 - £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 - £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

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 March 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 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
3 15 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 15 (62.50%) jQuery
3 15 (62.50%) Finance
4 12 (50.00%) Linux
4 12 (50.00%) Apache
5 11 (45.83%) Analytics
6 8 (33.33%) Google Analytics
6 8 (33.33%) CMS
6 8 (33.33%) Google
7 6 (25.00%) Web Design
7 6 (25.00%) Content Management
7 6 (25.00%) OpenText
7 6 (25.00%) Web Development
7 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (20.83%) Marketing
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
9 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 4 (16.67%) .NET
9 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 4 (16.67%) RESTful
9 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
9 4 (16.67%) IT Strategy
10 3 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
10 3 (12.50%) Internet

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 12 (50.00%) Apache
2 8 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Web Manager
2 16 (66.67%) Production Manager
2 16 (66.67%) Web Production Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Database Developer
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics Manager
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Web Analytics Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (62.50%) jQuery
2 15 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (16.67%) .NET
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 4 (16.67%) RESTful
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Analytics
2 6 (25.00%) Content Management
2 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (25.00%) Web Design
2 6 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Data Entry
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Google
2 6 (25.00%) OpenText