Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 6 months to 18 November 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)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 34 26
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 71 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 12.05% 2.17% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.51% 9.38% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 2 1
County Antrim median daily rate £415 £419 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.90% -16.25% +60.00%
10th Percentile £389 £402 £475
90th Percentile £438 £451 £525
Northern Ireland median daily rate £414 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +3.44% -11.11% +44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - £14.30 -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £14.30 -

CSS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 249 64 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 42.28% 23.19% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 32 17
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% -2.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £350 £250 £303
90th Percentile £488 £453 £467
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £385 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -9.41% +38.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.61% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 -
% change year-on-year +13.61% - -

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in County Antrim

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in County Antrim

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in County Antrim over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in County Antrim

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in County Antrim

CSS
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +9 70 £415 -0.90% 2
CSS
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for CSS.

1 70 (98.59%) JavaScript
2 65 (91.55%) Java
3 63 (88.73%) MVC
4 61 (85.92%) Hibernate
4 61 (85.92%) Spring
5 57 (80.28%) XML
6 51 (71.83%) Spring Integration
7 49 (69.01%) Web Services
8 47 (66.20%) AngularJS
8 47 (66.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 47 (66.20%) RESTful
9 45 (63.38%) Oracle
9 45 (63.38%) JSP
9 45 (63.38%) WebSphere
10 44 (61.97%) Backbone.js
11 42 (59.15%) DB2
12 41 (57.75%) Finance
13 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
13 36 (50.70%) Banking
14 35 (49.30%) HTML
15 34 (47.89%) TDD
16 33 (46.48%) SQL
17 31 (43.66%) Virtual Team
18 30 (42.25%) Relational Database
18 30 (42.25%) Waterfall
18 30 (42.25%) DB2 UDB
18 30 (42.25%) WebLogic
18 30 (42.25%) RDBMS
18 30 (42.25%) Ajax
19 28 (39.44%) Struts

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 45 (63.38%) WebSphere
2 30 (42.25%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.82%) JBoss
3 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (59.15%) DB2
2 30 (42.25%) DB2 UDB
2 30 (42.25%) RDBMS
2 30 (42.25%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.82%) Hazelcast
3 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.82%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.82%) Redis
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (29.58%) JUnit
2 19 (26.76%) Cucumber
2 19 (26.76%) Eclipse
2 19 (26.76%) Grunt
2 19 (26.76%) Jasmine
3 17 (23.94%) Bower
4 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.82%) Ant
5 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.82%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.82%) Gradle
5 2 (2.82%) Hudson
5 2 (2.82%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.82%) JBehave
5 2 (2.82%) LoadUI
5 2 (2.82%) Mockito
5 2 (2.82%) Selenium
5 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (57.75%) Finance
2 36 (50.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (100.00%) Developer
2 64 (90.14%) Java Developer
3 44 (61.97%) Senior Developer
3 44 (61.97%) Senior Java Developer
4 33 (46.48%) Full Stack Developer
5 27 (38.03%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 24 (33.80%) HTML CSS Developer
6 24 (33.80%) HTML Developer
7 20 (28.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 17 (23.94%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Angular Developer
9 6 (8.45%) UI Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (4.23%) Integration Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
11 2 (2.82%) Java Mobile Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Java Web Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Web UI Developer
12 1 (1.41%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (85.92%) Hibernate
1 61 (85.92%) Spring
2 57 (80.28%) XML
3 51 (71.83%) Spring Integration
4 49 (69.01%) Web Services
5 47 (66.20%) AngularJS
5 47 (66.20%) RESTful
5 47 (66.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 45 (63.38%) JSP
7 44 (61.97%) Backbone.js
8 35 (49.30%) HTML
9 30 (42.25%) Ajax
10 28 (39.44%) Struts
11 23 (32.39%) JSON
12 19 (26.76%) Java EE
13 17 (23.94%) Gherkin
13 17 (23.94%) JPA
13 17 (23.94%) Node.js
13 17 (23.94%) Servlets
13 17 (23.94%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 31 (43.66%) Virtual Team
2 11 (15.49%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.45%) User Experience
4 5 (7.04%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.82%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.82%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (88.73%) MVC
2 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (47.89%) TDD
4 30 (42.25%) Waterfall
5 17 (23.94%) Concurrent Programming
5 17 (23.94%) Data Modelling
5 17 (23.94%) Multithreading
5 17 (23.94%) Test Automation
6 8 (11.27%) Analytics
6 8 (11.27%) Data Analytics
7 7 (9.86%) Project Management
7 7 (9.86%) Time Management
8 5 (7.04%) ETL
9 4 (5.63%) CRM
10 3 (4.23%) Front End Development
11 2 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.82%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 2 (2.82%) Feasibility Study
11 2 (2.82%) System Testing
11 2 (2.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (98.59%) JavaScript
2 65 (91.55%) Java
3 33 (46.48%) SQL
4 18 (25.35%) TypeScript
5 5 (7.04%) C#
6 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 45 (63.38%) Oracle
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.63%) Siebel