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 3 months to 22 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)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 16 20
Rank change year-on-year -22 +4  
Contract jobs citing CSS 25 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 7.65% 2.33% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.62% 8.00% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 1 1
Median daily rate £292 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.25% +16.66%  
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 £38.00 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  

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 County Antrim with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 171 25 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 52.29% 29.07% 36.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 12 15
Median daily rate £413 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £413 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.78 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -19 24 £289 -33.94%
CSS
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for CSS.

1 37 (100.00%) HTML
1 37 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (83.78%) XML
3 29 (78.38%) JSON
4 23 (62.16%) MVC
4 23 (62.16%) Web Services
4 23 (62.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 21 (56.76%) Finance
5 21 (56.76%) HTML5
6 19 (51.35%) AngularJS
7 18 (48.65%) .NET
8 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET
8 16 (43.24%) C#
8 16 (43.24%) jQuery
9 15 (40.54%) Banking
9 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
10 14 (37.84%) WCF
10 14 (37.84%) SQL
10 14 (37.84%) CRM
10 14 (37.84%) Siebel
10 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (37.84%) User Experience
11 11 (29.73%) TypeScript
11 11 (29.73%) PL/SQL
12 9 (24.32%) Spring
12 9 (24.32%) Java
12 9 (24.32%) Node.js
13 8 (21.62%) Spring Integration
13 8 (21.62%) Spring Boot
13 8 (21.62%) Concurrent Programming

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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 8 (21.62%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (2.70%) GitHub
1 1 (2.70%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Jasmine
1 3 (8.11%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (8.11%) PhantomJS
1 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Babel
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 15 (40.54%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (37.84%) UI Developer
4 10 (27.03%) .NET Developer
5 9 (24.32%) Angular Developer
5 9 (24.32%) Java Developer
6 8 (21.62%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (21.62%) HTML CSS Developer
6 8 (21.62%) HTML Developer
6 8 (21.62%) Senior Developer
6 8 (21.62%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 8 (21.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (21.62%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Programmer
7 3 (8.11%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 3 (8.11%) RPG Programmer
8 2 (5.41%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) HTML
2 31 (83.78%) XML
3 29 (78.38%) JSON
4 23 (62.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 23 (62.16%) Web Services
5 21 (56.76%) HTML5
6 19 (51.35%) AngularJS
7 18 (48.65%) .NET
8 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET
8 16 (43.24%) jQuery
9 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (37.84%) WCF
10 9 (24.32%) Node.js
10 9 (24.32%) Spring
11 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
11 8 (21.62%) Java EE
11 8 (21.62%) JPA
11 8 (21.62%) RESTful
11 8 (21.62%) Spring Boot
11 8 (21.62%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) User Experience
2 8 (21.62%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.70%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) MVC
2 14 (37.84%) CRM
3 8 (21.62%) Concurrent Programming
3 8 (21.62%) Data Modelling
3 8 (21.62%) Multithreading
4 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Coaching
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.41%) Process Management
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.70%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (2.70%) OO
6 1 (2.70%) OOD
6 1 (2.70%) Scrum
6 1 (2.70%) SOLID
6 1 (2.70%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (43.24%) C#
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 11 (29.73%) PL/SQL
4 11 (29.73%) TypeScript
5 9 (24.32%) Java
6 3 (8.11%) ECMAScript
6 3 (8.11%) ES6
6 3 (8.11%) RPG
6 3 (8.11%) RPG IV
7 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 14 (37.84%) Siebel
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle
3 7 (18.92%) Twitter