Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 15 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 188 137 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.36% 7.98% 9.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.66% 31.35% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 76 83
Bristol median daily rate £425 £371 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.48% +4.58% -2.07%
10th Percentile £317 £275 £245
90th Percentile £525 £475 £499
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 - £42.50
10th Percentile £37.50 - £41.25
90th Percentile £42.50 - £43.75
South West median hourly rate £52.17 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +15.93% +20.00% +13.64%

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 656 437 448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.67% 25.45% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 288 294
Bristol median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £325 £281 £288
90th Percentile £588 £525 £550
South West median daily rate £450 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 6
Bristol median hourly rate £58.50 - £37.50
10th Percentile £33.95 - £29.88
90th Percentile £64.75 - £42.38
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.47%

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 25 April 2019.

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

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 25 April 2019. 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
Avonmouth - 1 £275 -
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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.

1 166 (88.30%) HTML
2 159 (84.57%) JavaScript
3 90 (47.87%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (32.98%) jQuery
5 56 (29.79%) HTML5
6 55 (29.26%) AngularJS
6 55 (29.26%) .NET
6 55 (29.26%) Front End Development
7 49 (26.06%) C#
7 49 (26.06%) MVC
7 49 (26.06%) Finance
8 46 (24.47%) ASP.NET
9 43 (22.87%) Scrum
10 42 (22.34%) Git (software)
11 41 (21.81%) SQL
12 39 (20.74%) React
13 38 (20.21%) CSS3
14 35 (18.62%) ASP.NET Web API
14 35 (18.62%) Java
14 35 (18.62%) TDD
15 33 (17.55%) Web Development
16 31 (16.49%) SQL Server
17 30 (15.96%) Microsoft
18 29 (15.43%) Oracle
18 29 (15.43%) PHP
18 29 (15.43%) Spring
18 29 (15.43%) REST
19 28 (14.89%) Web Services
20 24 (12.77%) XML
20 24 (12.77%) OO

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 15 (7.98%) CMS
2 12 (6.38%) Apache
3 7 (3.72%) Drupal
3 7 (3.72%) Umbraco
4 6 (3.19%) JBoss
5 5 (2.66%) Confluence
5 5 (2.66%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.13%) EPiServer
6 4 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.13%) WordPress
7 3 (1.60%) Mule
7 3 (1.60%) Mule ESB
8 2 (1.06%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.53%) Liferay
9 1 (0.53%) OpenROAD
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.06%) Magento
3 1 (0.53%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.32%) GitHub
3 9 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.19%) npm
5 5 (2.66%) SaaS
6 2 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.06%) Office 365
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.53%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) HTTP
2 1 (0.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.51%) MySQL
3 11 (5.85%) DB2
4 8 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.19%) MariaDB
6 6 (3.19%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.53%) Ingres
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (22.34%) Git (software)
2 21 (11.17%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.79%) Bitbucket
3 9 (4.79%) Eclipse
3 9 (4.79%) webpack
4 8 (4.26%) JIRA
4 8 (4.26%) Maven
4 8 (4.26%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.19%) Babel
5 6 (3.19%) Gerrit
5 6 (3.19%) IntelliJ
5 6 (3.19%) SonarQube
6 4 (2.13%) PHPUnit
6 4 (2.13%) RSpec
6 4 (2.13%) Selenium
7 3 (1.60%) Gradle
8 2 (1.06%) Ant
8 2 (1.06%) Grunt
8 2 (1.06%) Subversion
8 2 (1.06%) TeamCity
General
1 49 (26.06%) Finance
2 21 (11.17%) Marketing
3 20 (10.64%) Telecoms
4 19 (10.11%) Electronics
4 19 (10.11%) Manufacturing
5 16 (8.51%) Banking
6 3 (1.60%) Law
7 2 (1.06%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Automotive
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 176 (93.62%) Developer
2 44 (23.40%) .NET Developer
3 41 (21.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 28 (14.89%) Java Developer
5 23 (12.23%) C# Developer
6 21 (11.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (10.64%) PHP Developer
8 19 (10.11%) JavaScript Developer
9 18 (9.57%) Software Developer
10 17 (9.04%) .NET Software Developer
10 17 (9.04%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (6.38%) Senior Developer
12 11 (5.85%) Agile Developer
13 10 (5.32%) ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 9 (4.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (4.79%) Web Developer
15 8 (4.26%) Angular Developer
16 7 (3.72%) Full Stack Developer
17 6 (3.19%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (88.30%) HTML
2 62 (32.98%) jQuery
3 56 (29.79%) HTML5
4 55 (29.26%) .NET
4 55 (29.26%) AngularJS
5 46 (24.47%) ASP.NET
6 39 (20.74%) React
7 38 (20.21%) CSS3
8 35 (18.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 29 (15.43%) REST
9 29 (15.43%) Spring
10 28 (14.89%) Web Services
11 24 (12.77%) XML
12 22 (11.70%) Node.js
13 21 (11.17%) Hibernate
13 21 (11.17%) Sass
13 21 (11.17%) SOAP
14 17 (9.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (6.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.45%) User Experience
2 12 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.19%) Video\Live Streaming
4 4 (2.13%) Fintech
5 3 (1.60%) W3C
6 2 (1.06%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.53%) CMDB
7 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.53%) Robotics
7 1 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.38%) Unix
2 10 (5.32%) Linux
3 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (47.87%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (29.26%) Front End Development
3 49 (26.06%) MVC
4 43 (22.87%) Scrum
5 35 (18.62%) TDD
6 33 (17.55%) Web Development
7 24 (12.77%) OO
8 19 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (10.11%) Digital Marketing
8 19 (10.11%) Programme Management
8 19 (10.11%) Unit Testing
9 16 (8.51%) Software Delivery
9 16 (8.51%) User Stories
10 15 (7.98%) Test Automation
11 14 (7.45%) Kanban
12 12 (6.38%) BDD
12 12 (6.38%) E-Commerce
13 11 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (5.32%) SOA
14 10 (5.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 159 (84.57%) JavaScript
2 49 (26.06%) C#
3 41 (21.81%) SQL
4 35 (18.62%) Java
5 29 (15.43%) PHP
6 17 (9.04%) ES6
7 14 (7.45%) Ruby
8 11 (5.85%) PL/SQL
9 10 (5.32%) Python
10 6 (3.19%) ES7
10 6 (3.19%) Java 8
10 6 (3.19%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.66%) Scala
12 4 (2.13%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.06%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (4.26%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.66%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) Degree
4 1 (0.53%) APMP
4 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.53%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.53%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 18 (9.57%) Docker
2 4 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.19%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.66%) Kibana
3 3 (1.60%) Ansible
3 3 (1.60%) Terraform
4 1 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (15.96%) Microsoft
2 29 (15.43%) Oracle
3 19 (10.11%) SAP
4 7 (3.72%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.13%) Google
6 1 (0.53%) VMware