The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 30 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)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 42 23
Rank change year-on-year +8 -19  
Contract jobs citing CSS 74 102 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.05% 4.11% 6.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.02% 23.29% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 63 109
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £308 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +5.35% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £92.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +237.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £34.60
% change year-on-year +23.07% -6.06%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 336 438 628
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 18.37% 17.65% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 271 379
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.28 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.51% +30.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £9.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.90 £175.00 £125.00
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 Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Berkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Berkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Reading -2 31 £351 -6.33% 15
Newbury +5 9 £346 +6.53% 3
Bracknell +6 7 £208 - 3
Slough +4 5 £450 +200.00% 10
Maidenhead - 3 £400 - 1
Wokingham +3 2 - -
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 191 (90.95%) HTML
2 170 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 83 (39.52%) AngularJS
4 76 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (33.81%) Front End Development
6 67 (31.90%) HTML5
7 55 (26.19%) CSS3
8 53 (25.24%) Web Development
9 52 (24.76%) jQuery
10 43 (20.48%) User Experience
11 35 (16.67%) Java
12 32 (15.24%) .NET
13 31 (14.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 30 (14.29%) Git (software)
15 29 (13.81%) Sass
16 25 (11.90%) Scrum
16 25 (11.90%) XML
16 25 (11.90%) Wireframes
17 24 (11.43%) C#
17 24 (11.43%) Linux
17 24 (11.43%) CMS
18 23 (10.95%) E-Commerce
18 23 (10.95%) Responsive Web Design
18 23 (10.95%) Unit Testing
19 22 (10.48%) SQL
19 22 (10.48%) Photoshop
20 21 (10.00%) PHP
20 21 (10.00%) MVC
21 20 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
21 20 (9.52%) QA

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 24 (11.43%) CMS
2 9 (4.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (4.29%) Apache
3 7 (3.33%) JBoss
4 4 (1.90%) Confluence
4 4 (1.90%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (1.43%) ColdFusion
5 3 (1.43%) Commerce Server
5 3 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (1.43%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.95%) WordPress
7 1 (0.48%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.48%) IIS
7 1 (0.48%) nginx
7 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (10.48%) Photoshop
2 20 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (2.86%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.43%) GIMP
6 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.95%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (1.43%) Fredhopper
1 3 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.95%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.48%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.95%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (0.95%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.33%) LDAP
2 2 (0.95%) Internet
3 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.48%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (0.48%) DNS
3 1 (0.48%) Firewall
3 1 (0.48%) FTP
3 1 (0.48%) HTTP
3 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.48%) LAN
3 1 (0.48%) SSH
3 1 (0.48%) SSL
3 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.48%) Telnet
3 1 (0.48%) VPN
3 1 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.76%) MySQL
3 8 (3.81%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.90%) Geospatial Data
6 4 (1.90%) GIS
7 3 (1.43%) DB2
7 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.95%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.95%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.48%) Big Data
9 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.48%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.48%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.19%) Axure RP
3 12 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.81%) JIRA
4 8 (3.81%) Maven
4 8 (3.81%) Subversion
5 7 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (2.86%) gulp
6 6 (2.86%) JUnit
7 5 (2.38%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.38%) webpack
8 4 (1.90%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.90%) Grunt
8 4 (1.90%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.43%) Bower
10 2 (0.95%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.95%) Gatling
10 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.48%) Ant
11 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (8.57%) Marketing
2 17 (8.10%) Finance
3 14 (6.67%) Retail
4 7 (3.33%) Publishing
5 6 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.90%) Electronics
7 2 (0.95%) Advertising
7 2 (0.95%) German Language
7 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.48%) French Language
8 1 (0.48%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 156 (74.29%) Developer
2 71 (33.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 43 (20.48%) JavaScript Developer
4 28 (13.33%) Angular Developer
4 28 (13.33%) HTML Developer
5 24 (11.43%) HTML CSS Developer
6 22 (10.48%) Web Developer
7 21 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 18 (8.57%) UI Developer
9 17 (8.10%) Designer
9 17 (8.10%) Java Developer
10 12 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.71%) C# Developer
11 10 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (4.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 8 (3.81%) Senior Developer
13 7 (3.33%) Analyst
13 7 (3.33%) Architect
13 7 (3.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (90.95%) HTML
2 83 (39.52%) AngularJS
3 67 (31.90%) HTML5
4 55 (26.19%) CSS3
5 52 (24.76%) jQuery
6 32 (15.24%) .NET
7 31 (14.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 29 (13.81%) Sass
9 25 (11.90%) XML
10 16 (7.62%) Angular 2
11 15 (7.14%) ASP.NET
12 14 (6.67%) RESTful
12 14 (6.67%) Web Services
13 12 (5.71%) Node.js
14 11 (5.24%) Backbone.js
14 11 (5.24%) Ember.js
14 11 (5.24%) Java EE
15 10 (4.76%) JSON
16 9 (4.29%) Ajax
16 9 (4.29%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.48%) User Experience
2 9 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.38%) EMV
5 5 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.43%) CMDB
7 3 (1.43%) W3C
8 2 (0.95%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.95%) Life Science
9 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.48%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.48%) PKI
9 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.48%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.43%) Linux
2 8 (3.81%) Unix
3 7 (3.33%) Windows
4 3 (1.43%) AIX
5 2 (0.95%) Android
6 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (33.81%) Front End Development
3 53 (25.24%) Web Development
4 25 (11.90%) Scrum
4 25 (11.90%) Wireframes
5 23 (10.95%) E-Commerce
5 23 (10.95%) Responsive Web Design
5 23 (10.95%) Unit Testing
6 21 (10.00%) MVC
7 20 (9.52%) OO
8 18 (8.57%) Content Management
9 16 (7.62%) DevOps
9 16 (7.62%) TDD
10 15 (7.14%) Project Management
11 14 (6.67%) Web Design
12 10 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (4.76%) SEO
12 10 (4.76%) User Stories
13 9 (4.29%) OOD
14 8 (3.81%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 170 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 35 (16.67%) Java
3 24 (11.43%) C#
4 22 (10.48%) SQL
5 21 (10.00%) PHP
6 10 (4.76%) Python
7 6 (2.86%) TypeScript
8 4 (1.90%) ES6
8 4 (1.90%) Scala
9 3 (1.43%) C++
9 3 (1.43%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.43%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.95%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.95%) C
10 2 (0.95%) ECMAScript
10 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.48%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.48%) Go
11 1 (0.48%) Ruby
11 1 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (3.81%) Degree
2 4 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) CCDA
3 1 (0.48%) CCDP
3 1 (0.48%) CCNA
3 1 (0.48%) CCNP
3 1 (0.48%) CCVP
3 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (5.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.81%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.33%) TeamSite
3 3 (1.43%) WMI
4 1 (0.48%) Kibana
4 1 (0.48%) logstash
4 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.48%) Puppet
4 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (7.62%) Oracle
2 13 (6.19%) Adobe
3 6 (2.86%) BMC
3 6 (2.86%) Twitter
4 5 (2.38%) ServiceNow
5 4 (1.90%) Google
5 4 (1.90%) HP
5 4 (1.90%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.43%) AppDynamics
6 3 (1.43%) CA
6 3 (1.43%) IBM
6 3 (1.43%) Pega
6 3 (1.43%) Remedy
6 3 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.43%) Splunk
6 3 (1.43%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.95%) FatWire
7 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.95%) SAP
8 1 (0.48%) Cisco
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