The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 28 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 / West Lothian
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 10 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing CSS 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 25.00% 8.51% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 75.00% 36.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £375 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% -  
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 £34.20
% change year-on-year +18.51% -1.31%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Lothian
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 12 11 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 33.33% 23.40% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 9
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
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 £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian 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 West Lothian

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in West Lothian

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Lothian

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in West Lothian over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in West Lothian

CSS
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Livingston +5 9 £375 -3.22%
CSS
Scotland

CSS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for CSS.

1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) AngularJS
3 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
4 9 (47.37%) Scrum
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) HTML5
6 5 (26.32%) Spring Integration
6 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
6 5 (26.32%) Microservices
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
6 5 (26.32%) Sass
6 5 (26.32%) Angular 2
6 5 (26.32%) TDD
6 5 (26.32%) Spring
6 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) React
7 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.79%) Backbone.js
8 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (15.79%) Durandal
8 3 (15.79%) Aurelia

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Angular Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
5 4 (21.05%) UI Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Applications Developer
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
8 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) AngularJS
3 8 (42.11%) HTML5
4 5 (26.32%) Angular 2
4 5 (26.32%) Sass
4 5 (26.32%) Spring
4 5 (26.32%) Spring Integration
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) .NET
5 4 (21.05%) React
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) Aurelia
6 3 (15.79%) Backbone.js
6 3 (15.79%) Durandal
6 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (10.53%) Ajax
7 2 (10.53%) CSS3
7 2 (10.53%) Node.js
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (47.37%) Scrum
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (26.32%) Microservices
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
2 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
3 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Android Development
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (5.26%) Cross-Browser Development
6 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) VMware