Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 29 29
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 230 232 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.85% 5.78% 5.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.20% 27.13% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 168 149
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £313 £274 £213
90th Percentile £506 £475 £458
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.13% +10.34% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +82.86%
10th Percentile £27.50 £30.05 £11.88
90th Percentile £32.50 £34.75 £49.55
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -5.56% +17.65% +70.00%

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 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 1,036 855 1,001
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.35% 21.30% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 514 608
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.56%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 33
Berkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.24% +164.00% -65.03%
10th Percentile £8.00 £10.75 £12.25
90th Percentile £44.90 £45.40 £41.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +10.81%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -2 88 £425 +16.44% 52
Newbury -1 32 £350 +3.70% 18
Bracknell +6 29 £475 +39.71% 28
Maidenhead 0 16 £350 -34.58% 12
Slough -14 15 £400 - 6
Windsor +2 1 - - 4
Thatcham -1 1 - -
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 217 (94.35%) HTML
2 195 (84.78%) JavaScript
3 98 (42.61%) HTML5
4 85 (36.96%) CSS3
5 78 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (31.74%) Front End Development
7 67 (29.13%) jQuery
8 65 (28.26%) AngularJS
9 63 (27.39%) Git (software)
10 58 (25.22%) React
11 56 (24.35%) .NET
12 55 (23.91%) Node.js
13 53 (23.04%) Sass
14 52 (22.61%) MVC
15 47 (20.43%) TDD
15 47 (20.43%) Java
16 44 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (19.13%) C#
17 43 (18.70%) REST
18 42 (18.26%) User Experience
19 40 (17.39%) BDD
20 39 (16.96%) LESS
21 37 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
22 36 (15.65%) Greenfield Project
23 35 (15.22%) Jenkins
24 34 (14.78%) OO
25 32 (13.91%) Web Services
26 31 (13.48%) JIRA
27 30 (13.04%) Web Development
27 30 (13.04%) PHP

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 (13.04%) CMS
2 11 (4.78%) Confluence
3 9 (3.91%) Drupal
3 9 (3.91%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (3.91%) WordPress
4 7 (3.04%) IIS
4 7 (3.04%) Liferay
5 6 (2.61%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.30%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.30%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.30%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.87%) Apache
7 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.43%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.43%) IBM Transformation Extender
8 1 (0.43%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (2.61%) InVision
2 3 (1.30%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.87%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.43%) GIMP
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (5.22%) Magento
2 3 (1.30%) Shopify
3 1 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (9.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.65%) Serverless
4 11 (4.78%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (4.35%) Amazon Kinesis
5 10 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (3.91%) GitHub
7 8 (3.48%) SaaS
8 3 (1.30%) Force.com
9 2 (0.87%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.87%) npm
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.43%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.43%) Datadog
10 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.96%) HTTP
2 3 (1.30%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.43%) Broadband
3 1 (0.43%) Skype
3 1 (0.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.74%) MySQL
2 24 (10.43%) NoSQL
3 23 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 22 (9.57%) MongoDB
5 21 (9.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (2.61%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.74%) Redis
10 4 (1.74%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.30%) Blockchain
11 3 (1.30%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.87%) Big Data
13 1 (0.43%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 63 (27.39%) Git (software)
2 35 (15.22%) Jenkins
3 31 (13.48%) JIRA
4 19 (8.26%) Maven
5 18 (7.83%) git-flow
5 18 (7.83%) JUnit
5 18 (7.83%) Mockito
6 15 (6.52%) gulp
6 15 (6.52%) Mercurial
7 14 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (6.09%) Visual Studio
8 13 (5.65%) webpack
9 11 (4.78%) Subversion
10 8 (3.48%) Fiddler
10 8 (3.48%) Jasmine
10 8 (3.48%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (2.61%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.61%) Selenium
12 5 (2.17%) Mocha
12 5 (2.17%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (6.96%) Retail
1 16 (6.96%) Telecoms
2 15 (6.52%) Finance
3 4 (1.74%) Marketing
4 3 (1.30%) Banking
4 3 (1.30%) Publishing
5 2 (0.87%) Advertising
6 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.43%) German Language
6 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 186 (80.87%) Developer
2 57 (24.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 47 (20.43%) JavaScript Developer
4 42 (18.26%) React Developer
5 30 (13.04%) Angular Developer
6 29 (12.61%) Java Developer
7 19 (8.26%) Senior Developer
8 18 (7.83%) Full Stack Developer
9 16 (6.96%) Web Developer
10 15 (6.52%) UI Developer
11 14 (6.09%) .NET Developer
12 12 (5.22%) Designer
12 12 (5.22%) HTML CSS Developer
12 12 (5.22%) HTML Developer
13 9 (3.91%) C# Developer
14 8 (3.48%) Magento Developer
14 8 (3.48%) Node.js Developer
14 8 (3.48%) Software Engineer
14 8 (3.48%) UI Designer
15 7 (3.04%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (94.35%) HTML
2 98 (42.61%) HTML5
3 85 (36.96%) CSS3
4 67 (29.13%) jQuery
5 65 (28.26%) AngularJS
6 58 (25.22%) React
7 56 (24.35%) .NET
8 55 (23.91%) Node.js
9 53 (23.04%) Sass
10 43 (18.70%) REST
11 39 (16.96%) LESS
12 32 (13.91%) Web Services
13 28 (12.17%) RESTful
14 24 (10.43%) ASP.NET
15 23 (10.00%) Spring
16 21 (9.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (7.83%) Redux
18 15 (6.52%) XML
19 12 (5.22%) JSON
20 11 (4.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 42 (18.26%) User Experience
2 36 (15.65%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.61%) NHS
5 4 (1.74%) Life Science
6 3 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.30%) Social Media
7 2 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.87%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.43%) Blog
8 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.43%) FMCG
8 1 (0.43%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.43%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.43%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.78%) Linux
2 8 (3.48%) Windows
3 4 (1.74%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.30%) Android
5 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.43%) CentOS
6 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (31.74%) Front End Development
3 52 (22.61%) MVC
4 47 (20.43%) TDD
5 44 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (17.39%) BDD
7 34 (14.78%) OO
8 30 (13.04%) Web Development
9 29 (12.61%) Scrum
10 26 (11.30%) Responsive Web Design
11 20 (8.70%) Content Management
11 20 (8.70%) Software Engineering
12 19 (8.26%) Test Automation
13 17 (7.39%) DevOps
13 17 (7.39%) E-Commerce
13 17 (7.39%) OOP
14 15 (6.52%) Cross-Browser Development
15 14 (6.09%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (6.09%) User Stories
16 13 (5.65%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 195 (84.78%) JavaScript
2 47 (20.43%) Java
3 44 (19.13%) C#
4 30 (13.04%) PHP
5 21 (9.13%) SQL
6 18 (7.83%) Java 8
7 10 (4.35%) TypeScript
8 8 (3.48%) C++
8 8 (3.48%) Python
9 4 (1.74%) C
9 4 (1.74%) ES6
10 3 (1.30%) Apex Code
10 3 (1.30%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.43%) Perl
12 1 (0.43%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.43%) Scala
12 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.43%) VBA
12 1 (0.43%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (1.74%) SC Cleared
1 4 (1.74%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (0.87%) Degree
3 1 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.52%) QA
2 4 (1.74%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (3.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.43%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.74%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.43%) Ansible
2 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.43%) Packer
2 1 (0.43%) Puppet
2 1 (0.43%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.35%) Adobe
2 10 (4.35%) Sitecore
3 8 (3.48%) FatWire
4 6 (2.61%) Google
5 3 (1.30%) Oracle
5 3 (1.30%) Rackspace
5 3 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.30%) Twitter
6 1 (0.43%) Citrix
6 1 (0.43%) Concur
6 1 (0.43%) IBM
6 1 (0.43%) Interwoven
6 1 (0.43%) New Relic
6 1 (0.43%) Nintex
6 1 (0.43%) SAP
6 1 (0.43%) Splunk
6 1 (0.43%) Vignette
6 1 (0.43%) WooCommerce
6 1 (0.43%) Xerox