Period
to 19 August 2018

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 6 months to 19 August 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)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 31 44
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13 -24
Contract jobs citing CSS 248 204 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 6.32% 5.27% 3.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.82% 25.60% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 139 118
Berkshire median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £272 £223
90th Percentile £488 £475 £482
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +266.67% -48.57%
10th Percentile £27.50 £30.05 £8.90
90th Percentile £32.50 £34.75 £34.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year -5.56% +51.26% +3.48%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 999 797 1,019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.47% 20.59% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 464 620
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £306 £294 £275
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 29
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% -62.69%
10th Percentile £8.00 £10.75 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.00 £48.95 £26.90
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +11.89%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Berkshire

CSS
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

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Berkshire

CSS
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

CSS
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 6 months to 19 August 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
Reading -10 67 £400 +6.67% 45
Bracknell +13 38 £388 +80.23% 14
Newbury +3 37 £350 +3.70% 8
Slough +9 25 £400 +18.52% 10
Maidenhead -4 17 £400 -25.23% 8
Thatcham +5 1 - -
Ascot +3 1 £288 -
Wokingham -15 1 £350 - 7
Windsor - 1 - - 3
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 234 (94.35%) HTML
2 208 (83.87%) JavaScript
3 119 (47.98%) HTML5
4 105 (42.34%) CSS3
5 95 (38.31%) Front End Development
6 82 (33.06%) React
7 81 (32.66%) jQuery
7 81 (32.66%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (26.61%) AngularJS
9 60 (24.19%) Node.js
9 60 (24.19%) Git (software)
10 54 (21.77%) Sass
11 47 (18.95%) .NET
12 45 (18.15%) PHP
12 45 (18.15%) MVC
13 44 (17.74%) TDD
14 40 (16.13%) E-Commerce
15 38 (15.32%) User Experience
16 37 (14.92%) OO
16 37 (14.92%) Java
17 36 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
17 36 (14.52%) LESS
17 36 (14.52%) REST
18 35 (14.11%) Amazon AWS
19 32 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 31 (12.50%) Web Development
21 30 (12.10%) CMS
21 30 (12.10%) BDD
22 29 (11.69%) Web Services
23 28 (11.29%) JIRA

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 30 (12.10%) CMS
2 12 (4.84%) Drupal
2 12 (4.84%) WordPress
3 10 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.82%) Confluence
5 6 (2.42%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (2.02%) Liferay
7 4 (1.61%) Apache
8 3 (1.21%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.21%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.21%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.40%) Documentum
10 1 (0.40%) FileNet
10 1 (0.40%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.40%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (5.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (3.63%) Photoshop
3 8 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (2.42%) InVision
4 6 (2.42%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (1.21%) Chatbot
5 3 (1.21%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.21%) UXPin
6 2 (0.81%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.81%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 19 (7.66%) Magento
2 3 (1.21%) Shopify
3 1 (0.40%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.40%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.40%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 35 (14.11%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.84%) Serverless
4 8 (3.23%) GitHub
5 6 (2.42%) Amazon Kinesis
5 6 (2.42%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (2.42%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.61%) SaaS
7 2 (0.81%) Force.com
8 1 (0.40%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.40%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.40%) npm
8 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.65%) HTTP
2 2 (0.81%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.40%) Broadband
3 1 (0.40%) Skype
3 1 (0.40%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.89%) MySQL
2 20 (8.06%) NoSQL
3 19 (7.66%) MongoDB
4 18 (7.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (6.05%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (4.84%) SQL Server
7 6 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (1.61%) Blockchain
8 4 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.61%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.21%) Big Data
9 3 (1.21%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.21%) Redis
10 2 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.40%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 60 (24.19%) Git (software)
2 28 (11.29%) JIRA
3 23 (9.27%) Jenkins
4 20 (8.06%) gulp
5 15 (6.05%) Maven
6 14 (5.65%) git-flow
6 14 (5.65%) JUnit
6 14 (5.65%) Mockito
7 13 (5.24%) Subversion
8 11 (4.44%) Mercurial
9 9 (3.63%) PHPUnit
9 9 (3.63%) Selenium
10 8 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (2.82%) Axure RP
11 7 (2.82%) Eclipse
11 7 (2.82%) Fiddler
12 6 (2.42%) Jasmine
12 6 (2.42%) webpack
13 5 (2.02%) QUnit
13 5 (2.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (10.08%) Retail
2 19 (7.66%) Finance
2 19 (7.66%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.61%) Marketing
4 3 (1.21%) Banking
4 3 (1.21%) Publishing
5 2 (0.81%) Advertising
5 2 (0.81%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.40%) German Language
6 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 193 (77.82%) Developer
2 71 (28.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 61 (24.60%) React Developer
4 46 (18.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 26 (10.48%) Designer
6 25 (10.08%) Angular Developer
7 23 (9.27%) Java Developer
8 15 (6.05%) PHP Developer
8 15 (6.05%) Senior Developer
9 14 (5.65%) Magento Developer
10 12 (4.84%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (4.84%) HTML Developer
10 12 (4.84%) Web Developer
11 10 (4.03%) HTML CSS Developer
11 10 (4.03%) Senior React Developer
11 10 (4.03%) UI Developer
12 8 (3.23%) Drupal Developer
12 8 (3.23%) Node.js Developer
12 8 (3.23%) Software Engineer
12 8 (3.23%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (94.35%) HTML
2 119 (47.98%) HTML5
3 105 (42.34%) CSS3
4 82 (33.06%) React
5 81 (32.66%) jQuery
6 66 (26.61%) AngularJS
7 60 (24.19%) Node.js
8 54 (21.77%) Sass
9 47 (18.95%) .NET
10 36 (14.52%) LESS
10 36 (14.52%) REST
11 32 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 29 (11.69%) Web Services
13 24 (9.68%) RESTful
14 23 (9.27%) Redux
15 20 (8.06%) ASP.NET
16 18 (7.26%) Spring
17 14 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (5.65%) XML
18 13 (5.24%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.32%) User Experience
2 25 (10.08%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.42%) Graphic Design
4 6 (2.42%) Life Science
4 6 (2.42%) NHS
5 4 (1.61%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.61%) iPad
5 4 (1.61%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.21%) Taxonomies
7 2 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.40%) Blog
8 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.40%) Fintech
8 1 (0.40%) FMCG
8 1 (0.40%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.40%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.24%) Linux
2 4 (1.61%) Windows
3 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.81%) Android
5 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (38.31%) Front End Development
2 81 (32.66%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (18.15%) MVC
4 44 (17.74%) TDD
5 40 (16.13%) E-Commerce
6 37 (14.92%) OO
7 36 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (12.50%) Web Development
9 30 (12.10%) BDD
10 26 (10.48%) Responsive Web Design
11 23 (9.27%) Scrum
12 20 (8.06%) DevOps
12 20 (8.06%) Test Automation
13 19 (7.66%) OOP
13 19 (7.66%) Web Design
14 17 (6.85%) Content Management
15 16 (6.45%) Wireframes
16 15 (6.05%) Kanban
17 14 (5.65%) Software Engineering
18 13 (5.24%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 208 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 45 (18.15%) PHP
3 37 (14.92%) Java
4 25 (10.08%) C#
5 18 (7.26%) SQL
6 14 (5.65%) Java 8
7 10 (4.03%) TypeScript
8 9 (3.63%) Python
9 8 (3.23%) ES6
10 4 (1.61%) C
10 4 (1.61%) C++
10 4 (1.61%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.81%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.81%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.40%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.40%) R
12 1 (0.40%) Scala
12 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.40%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (2.02%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.21%) Degree
5 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.24%) QA
2 4 (1.61%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (3.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) Ansible
1 3 (1.21%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.40%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 17 (6.85%) Adobe
2 15 (6.05%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.44%) Sitecore
4 9 (3.63%) Capita
5 6 (2.42%) Google
5 6 (2.42%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.61%) Twitter
7 3 (1.21%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.40%) FatWire
8 1 (0.40%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.40%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.40%) Marketo
8 1 (0.40%) Nintex
8 1 (0.40%) OpenText
8 1 (0.40%) Sencha
8 1 (0.40%) Telerik
8 1 (0.40%) Vignette
8 1 (0.40%) WooCommerce
8 1 (0.40%) Xerox