Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 July 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 15 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 178 149 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.83% 8.66% 8.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.36% 31.37% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 80 115
Bristol median daily rate £400 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% +1.47% -2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £249 £243
90th Percentile £481 £475 £438
South West median daily rate £375 £370 £338
% change year-on-year +1.35% +9.63% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £42.50 -
South West median hourly rate £11.00 £42.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year -74.12% +47.83% -22.30%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 518 475 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 28.62% 27.62% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 319 336
Bristol median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £293 £263
90th Percentile £525 £520 £488
South West median daily rate £411 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +2.81% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Bristol median hourly rate £175.00 £41.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +326.83% +32.26% -22.50%
10th Percentile £162.50 £28.45 £20.39
90th Percentile £187.50 £64.00 £57.38
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -1.11% +7.14% +5.99%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Bristol

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Bristol

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Bristol over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Bristol

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for CSS.

1 171 (96.07%) HTML
2 141 (79.21%) JavaScript
3 89 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (37.08%) C#
4 66 (37.08%) .NET
5 65 (36.52%) HTML5
6 58 (32.58%) CSS3
7 54 (30.34%) MVC
8 51 (28.65%) SQL Server
9 50 (28.09%) jQuery
10 45 (25.28%) Unit Testing
10 45 (25.28%) Git (software)
11 42 (23.60%) ASP.NET Web API
12 41 (23.03%) AngularJS
12 41 (23.03%) ASP.NET
13 38 (21.35%) SQL
13 38 (21.35%) Scrum
14 36 (20.22%) Front End Development
15 35 (19.66%) Finance
16 33 (18.54%) PHP
16 33 (18.54%) Oracle
16 33 (18.54%) REST
17 32 (17.98%) XML
18 30 (16.85%) SOAP
19 27 (15.17%) Node.js
20 25 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
20 25 (14.04%) JIRA
20 25 (14.04%) Java
20 25 (14.04%) React
21 24 (13.48%) User Experience

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 17 (9.55%) Confluence
2 12 (6.74%) WebSphere
3 10 (5.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (5.06%) CMS
5 6 (3.37%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.81%) Drupal
7 4 (2.25%) Apache
7 4 (2.25%) Kentico
7 4 (2.25%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.69%) WordPress
9 2 (1.12%) JBoss
10 1 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.56%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.56%) InDesign
2 1 (0.56%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.81%) Magento
2 4 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.62%) npm
3 8 (4.49%) GitHub
4 6 (3.37%) NuGet
5 4 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.12%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.30%) HTTP
2 2 (1.12%) DNS
2 2 (1.12%) Firewall
2 2 (1.12%) SSL
3 1 (0.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (28.65%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.80%) MySQL
3 12 (6.74%) DB2
4 9 (5.06%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.25%) DTS
6 4 (2.25%) MariaDB
6 4 (2.25%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.56%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.56%) GIS
8 1 (0.56%) JasperReports
8 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (25.28%) Git (software)
2 25 (14.04%) JIRA
3 20 (11.24%) Ant
3 20 (11.24%) TeamCity
4 19 (10.67%) Artifactory
5 17 (9.55%) Jenkins
6 15 (8.43%) Maven
7 13 (7.30%) Eclipse
8 9 (5.06%) Selenium
9 7 (3.93%) XMLUnit
10 6 (3.37%) Moq
10 6 (3.37%) SpecFlow
10 6 (3.37%) xUnit.net
11 5 (2.81%) Grunt
11 5 (2.81%) Mocha
11 5 (2.81%) webpack
12 4 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.69%) gulp
14 2 (1.12%) GitLab
14 2 (1.12%) WebPagetest
General
1 35 (19.66%) Finance
2 24 (13.48%) Banking
3 16 (8.99%) Marketing
3 16 (8.99%) Telecoms
4 13 (7.30%) Electronics
4 13 (7.30%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.25%) Law
5 4 (2.25%) Legal
6 2 (1.12%) Back Office
6 2 (1.12%) Front Office
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Military
7 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (86.52%) Developer
2 44 (24.72%) .NET Developer
3 31 (17.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 23 (12.92%) PHP Developer
5 21 (11.80%) C# Developer
6 19 (10.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (8.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (7.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (7.87%) Java Developer
9 13 (7.30%) Angular Developer
9 13 (7.30%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (5.06%) React Developer
10 9 (5.06%) UI Developer
11 8 (4.49%) Software Developer
12 6 (3.37%) .NET Software Developer
12 6 (3.37%) Backend Developer
12 6 (3.37%) C# Software Developer
12 6 (3.37%) Lead Developer
12 6 (3.37%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (96.07%) HTML
2 66 (37.08%) .NET
3 65 (36.52%) HTML5
4 58 (32.58%) CSS3
5 50 (28.09%) jQuery
6 42 (23.60%) ASP.NET Web API
7 41 (23.03%) AngularJS
7 41 (23.03%) ASP.NET
8 33 (18.54%) REST
9 32 (17.98%) XML
10 30 (16.85%) SOAP
11 27 (15.17%) Node.js
12 25 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (14.04%) React
13 24 (13.48%) JSON
14 21 (11.80%) DHTML
15 20 (11.24%) .NET Framework
15 20 (11.24%) Web Services
16 19 (10.67%) Sass
17 15 (8.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.48%) User Experience
2 10 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.25%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.69%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.69%) iPad
5 3 (1.69%) iPhone
6 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.12%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.12%) Social Media
7 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.56%) Fintech
7 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.56%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.56%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.43%) Unix
2 9 (5.06%) Linux
3 3 (1.69%) Android
3 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.69%) Windows
4 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (30.34%) MVC
3 45 (25.28%) Unit Testing
4 38 (21.35%) Scrum
5 36 (20.22%) Front End Development
6 24 (13.48%) Microservices
6 24 (13.48%) Web Development
7 20 (11.24%) OO
8 16 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (7.87%) DevOps
9 14 (7.87%) TDD
10 13 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (7.30%) Digital Marketing
10 13 (7.30%) Programme Management
10 13 (7.30%) Software Engineering
11 12 (6.74%) User Stories
12 11 (6.18%) SOA
12 11 (6.18%) Test Automation
13 10 (5.62%) OOD
14 9 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 141 (79.21%) JavaScript
2 66 (37.08%) C#
3 38 (21.35%) SQL
4 33 (18.54%) PHP
5 25 (14.04%) Java
6 13 (7.30%) ES6
7 12 (6.74%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.25%) C
8 4 (2.25%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.69%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.69%) C++
9 3 (1.69%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.12%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.12%) Go
10 2 (1.12%) Java 8
10 2 (1.12%) Perl
10 2 (1.12%) Python
10 2 (1.12%) Ruby
11 1 (0.56%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (5.62%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.12%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (5.62%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.12%) Nagios
2 2 (1.12%) Opsview
2 2 (1.12%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.56%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 33 (18.54%) Oracle
2 22 (12.36%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.30%) SAP
4 5 (2.81%) Adobe
5 3 (1.69%) AppDynamics
5 3 (1.69%) Apple
5 3 (1.69%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.12%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.12%) Google
6 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.12%) Zend
7 1 (0.56%) CA
7 1 (0.56%) DoubleClick
7 1 (0.56%) WooCommerce