Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for CSS3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS3 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 3
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 40 27
Contract jobs citing CSS3 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 0.67% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.78% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Northern Ireland median daily rate - £363 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.50% -
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £37.97 £46.00 £22.06
% change year-on-year -17.46% +108.55% -19.79%

CSS3 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 268 72 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 42.95% 24.00% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 35 19
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £385 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.41% +38.78%
10th Percentile £330 £250 £308
90th Percentile £483 £442 £470
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.61% - -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

CSS3
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing CSS3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for CSS3 in Northern Ireland

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS3 in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS3 in Northern Ireland