Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 24 23
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 174 137 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.98% 6.35% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.30% 23.78% 27.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 108 93
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -5.41%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £245
90th Percentile £478 £475 £450
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year - +10.29% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 - £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 - £40.38

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 716 576 616
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.61% 26.72% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 343 358
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £370 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -2.63% +1.33%
10th Percentile £267 £265 £270
90th Percentile £538 £488 £523
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £49.63 £32.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.56% +51.80% -18.28%
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% -3.86%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Edinburgh

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Edinburgh

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Edinburgh

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CSS.

1 166 (95.40%) HTML
2 146 (83.91%) JavaScript
3 86 (49.43%) AngularJS
4 68 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (32.76%) Web Development
6 55 (31.61%) Java
7 52 (29.89%) jQuery
7 52 (29.89%) HTML5
8 43 (24.71%) Git (software)
9 41 (23.56%) Web Services
9 41 (23.56%) User Experience
10 40 (22.99%) React
11 35 (20.11%) Front End Development
11 35 (20.11%) SQL
12 34 (19.54%) Sass
13 32 (18.39%) Responsive Web Design
13 32 (18.39%) CSS3
14 31 (17.82%) XML
14 31 (17.82%) Analytics
15 29 (16.67%) Node.js
16 28 (16.09%) Oracle
17 27 (15.52%) C#
17 27 (15.52%) Finance
17 27 (15.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 24 (13.79%) .NET
19 23 (13.22%) Test Automation
20 22 (12.64%) Ajax
21 21 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
21 21 (12.07%) Web Design
22 20 (11.49%) MySQL

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 13 (7.47%) CMS
2 9 (5.17%) Drupal
3 8 (4.60%) nginx
4 3 (1.72%) JBoss
4 3 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.72%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (1.72%) WordPress
5 1 (0.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.57%) Confluence
5 1 (0.57%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (2.30%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.72%) InVision
3 2 (1.15%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (1.15%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.05%) GitHub
2 5 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.72%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.72%) IaaS
3 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.72%) PaaS
4 2 (1.15%) Firebase
4 2 (1.15%) npm
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.72%) HTTP
2 2 (1.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.49%) MySQL
2 14 (8.05%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.60%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.02%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.45%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.87%) Spatial Data
8 3 (1.72%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.15%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (24.71%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.77%) Selenium
3 15 (8.62%) JUnit
4 14 (8.05%) Maven
5 13 (7.47%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.45%) Subversion
7 5 (2.87%) Bower
7 5 (2.87%) gulp
8 4 (2.30%) Grunt
8 4 (2.30%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.72%) Axure RP
9 3 (1.72%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.72%) JIRA
9 3 (1.72%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.72%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.15%) jspm
10 2 (1.15%) NUnit
10 2 (1.15%) Redmine
10 2 (1.15%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.15%) webpack
General
1 27 (15.52%) Finance
2 13 (7.47%) Banking
3 8 (4.60%) Marketing
4 6 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.45%) Publishing
5 5 (2.87%) Electronics
5 5 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.15%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.57%) German Language
7 1 (0.57%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 148 (85.06%) Developer
2 30 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 24 (13.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 24 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
3 24 (13.79%) Web Developer
4 16 (9.20%) HTML Developer
5 15 (8.62%) .NET Developer
6 12 (6.90%) ServiceNow Developer
7 11 (6.32%) PHP Developer
7 11 (6.32%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.75%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (5.17%) Angular Developer
10 8 (4.60%) Designer
10 8 (4.60%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.02%) Drupal Developer
12 6 (3.45%) Agile Developer
12 6 (3.45%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (3.45%) Python Developer
12 6 (3.45%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (95.40%) HTML
2 86 (49.43%) AngularJS
3 52 (29.89%) HTML5
3 52 (29.89%) jQuery
4 41 (23.56%) Web Services
5 40 (22.99%) React
6 34 (19.54%) Sass
7 32 (18.39%) CSS3
8 31 (17.82%) XML
9 29 (16.67%) Node.js
10 27 (15.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 24 (13.79%) .NET
12 22 (12.64%) Ajax
13 16 (9.20%) REST
14 15 (8.62%) ASP.NET
14 15 (8.62%) JSON
14 15 (8.62%) RESTful
15 14 (8.05%) SOAP
16 11 (6.32%) .NET Framework
16 11 (6.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 41 (23.56%) User Experience
2 14 (8.05%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (2.87%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.72%) Motion Graphics
4 3 (1.72%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.57%) Animation
6 1 (0.57%) Blog
6 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.77%) Linux
2 4 (2.30%) Windows
3 3 (1.72%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.15%) Android
4 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (32.76%) Web Development
3 35 (20.11%) Front End Development
4 32 (18.39%) Responsive Web Design
5 31 (17.82%) Analytics
6 23 (13.22%) Test Automation
7 21 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (12.07%) Web Design
8 18 (10.34%) TDD
8 18 (10.34%) Web Analytics
9 16 (9.20%) MVC
10 13 (7.47%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (7.47%) Workflow
11 12 (6.90%) ITSM
11 12 (6.90%) Presales
11 12 (6.90%) Unit Testing
12 10 (5.75%) Scrum
12 10 (5.75%) Software Engineering
13 9 (5.17%) BDD
13 9 (5.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (83.91%) JavaScript
2 55 (31.61%) Java
3 35 (20.11%) SQL
4 27 (15.52%) C#
5 18 (10.34%) PHP
6 12 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 12 (6.90%) Python
7 9 (5.17%) C++
8 8 (4.60%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.45%) ES6
9 6 (3.45%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.87%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.87%) VB
10 5 (2.87%) VB6
11 3 (1.72%) CoffeeScript
11 3 (1.72%) Perl
12 1 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (5.75%) Degree
2 6 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.87%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.15%) MCSD
4 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.15%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) WCAG
Vendors
1 28 (16.09%) Oracle
2 12 (6.90%) ServiceNow
3 10 (5.75%) Google
4 7 (4.02%) Facebook
4 7 (4.02%) Twitter
5 6 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.87%) Adobe
6 5 (2.87%) SAP
7 3 (1.72%) Zend
8 2 (1.15%) Cisco
8 2 (1.15%) F5
8 2 (1.15%) Pega
9 1 (0.57%) OpenText
9 1 (0.57%) VMware
9 1 (0.57%) Xamarin