The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 29 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 / Stirling
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 15 18
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3  
Contract jobs citing CSS 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 5.26% 1.92% 7.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 7.69% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £325 £200 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -50.00%  
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 £34.60
% change year-on-year +18.51% -2.45%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Stirling
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 3 13 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling 15.79% 25.00% 36.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 13
Median daily rate £325 £363 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -12.65%  
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 £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stirling 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 Stirling

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Stirling

For the 6 months to 29 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 Stirling region with a requirement for CSS.

1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) Adobe
3 10 (71.43%) Finance
3 10 (71.43%) Front End Development
4 9 (64.29%) User Experience
5 7 (50.00%) Zurb Foundation
5 7 (50.00%) HTML5
5 7 (50.00%) CSS3
6 5 (35.71%) Subversion
6 5 (35.71%) Content Management
6 5 (35.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (35.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (35.71%) Wireframes
6 5 (35.71%) Typography
6 5 (35.71%) Iconography
7 4 (28.57%) Service Design
7 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (28.57%) Mobile First
7 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 4 (28.57%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Content Management
7 4 (28.57%) PhoneGap
7 4 (28.57%) Smartphone
7 4 (28.57%) CMS
7 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (28.57%) Web Design
7 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
8 3 (21.43%) Marketing

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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 5 (35.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (28.57%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
3 1 (7.14%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Subversion
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) Axure RP
4 1 (7.14%) Ant
4 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.14%) Grunt
4 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Designer
2 6 (42.86%) Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Publishing Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) CSS3
2 7 (50.00%) HTML5
2 7 (50.00%) Zurb Foundation
3 4 (28.57%) PhoneGap
3 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) DOM
5 1 (7.14%) Handlebars
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) JSP
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js
5 1 (7.14%) RequireJS
5 1 (7.14%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) Sass
5 1 (7.14%) Underscore.js
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) User Experience
2 4 (28.57%) Smartphone
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.14%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Front End Development
2 5 (35.71%) Content Management
2 5 (35.71%) Iconography
2 5 (35.71%) Typography
2 5 (35.71%) Wireframes
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Content Management
3 4 (28.57%) Mobile First
3 4 (28.57%) Rapid Prototyping
3 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (28.57%) Service Design
3 4 (28.57%) Web Design
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 2 (14.29%) Multivariate Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Infographics
5 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) AppleScript
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Alterian
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter