Period
to 20 September 2018

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 6 months to 20 September 2018 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 > West Lothian
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 9 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 5 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 6.76% 19.23% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.52% 38.46% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 1
West Lothian median daily rate £305 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.67% -10.71% +33.33%
10th Percentile £278 £319 £410
90th Percentile £333 £438 £430
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £353
% change year-on-year +6.67% +6.23% +4.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £37.75 £43.39 -
% change year-on-year -13.00% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 27 39 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 36.49% 50.00% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 34 15
West Lothian median daily rate £296 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.61% +10.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £218 £330 £306
90th Percentile £469 £436 £435
Scotland median daily rate £406 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +8.33% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £24.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +40.63% -33.33% -10.43%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

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
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 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -2 5 £305 -18.67% 2
CSS
Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for CSS.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) LESS
3 1 (20.00%) Grunt
3 1 (20.00%) Bower
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) gulp
3 1 (20.00%) jspm
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Java

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:

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Bower
2 1 (20.00%) Grunt
2 1 (20.00%) gulp
2 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (20.00%) jspm
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) LESS
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle