The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford 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 23 April 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)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 9
Contract jobs citing CSS 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford - - 6.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £25.92 £35.00
% change year-on-year +54.35% -25.95%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bedford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 11 11 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 25.00% 28.21% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 4
Median daily rate £400 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +34.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £357 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.46%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford 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 Bedford

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Bedford

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Bedford region with a requirement for CSS.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
Bedford, Bedfordshire
SPD Development Company Limited
Posted: 3 days ago