Period
to 19 October 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 19 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 14 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 193 178 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.27% 9.39% 9.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.47% 33.15% 34.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 112 139
Bristol median daily rate £395 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.86% +3.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £297 £275 £238
90th Percentile £491 £438 £465
South West median daily rate £395 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +12.86% +1.45% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate £68.75 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +358.33% - -
South West median hourly rate £67.50 £42.50 £23.53
% change year-on-year +58.82% +80.66% -40.06%

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 655 537 483
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 31.46% 28.34% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 359 370
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £287 £263
90th Percentile £538 £513 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Bristol median hourly rate £66.25 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.50% +42.86% -46.15%
10th Percentile £27.25 £21.70 £32.50
90th Percentile £128.75 £70.00 £37.50
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.11% +20.00% -11.76%

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 19 October 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 19 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 Bristol region with a requirement for CSS.

1 182 (94.30%) HTML
2 157 (81.35%) JavaScript
3 102 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (44.04%) C#
5 80 (41.45%) .NET
6 63 (32.64%) SQL Server
6 63 (32.64%) MVC
7 62 (32.12%) ASP.NET
8 60 (31.09%) HTML5
9 52 (26.94%) ASP.NET Web API
10 50 (25.91%) SQL
10 50 (25.91%) Git (software)
10 50 (25.91%) Unit Testing
11 49 (25.39%) CSS3
12 46 (23.83%) Node.js
13 45 (23.32%) jQuery
14 43 (22.28%) Web Development
14 43 (22.28%) Scrum
15 42 (21.76%) PHP
15 42 (21.76%) AngularJS
16 37 (19.17%) .NET Framework
17 36 (18.65%) Oracle
18 34 (17.62%) JSON
19 33 (17.10%) Front End Development
20 31 (16.06%) XML
21 29 (15.03%) REST
22 27 (13.99%) Microsoft
23 26 (13.47%) MySQL
23 26 (13.47%) SOAP
23 26 (13.47%) Finance

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 11 (5.70%) CMS
2 9 (4.66%) Umbraco
3 7 (3.63%) Confluence
3 7 (3.63%) Drupal
4 4 (2.07%) Apache
4 4 (2.07%) Kentico
4 4 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.07%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.07%) WordPress
5 2 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.04%) JBoss
5 2 (1.04%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.04%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.52%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.52%) InDesign
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.11%) Magento
2 5 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.04%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (8.81%) npm
3 13 (6.74%) NuGet
4 9 (4.66%) GitHub
5 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.55%) SaaS
6 2 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (32.64%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.47%) MySQL
3 9 (4.66%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.15%) MariaDB
5 6 (3.11%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.07%) DB2
6 4 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.04%) DTS
7 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.04%) Redis
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.52%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.52%) GIS
8 1 (0.52%) JasperReports
8 1 (0.52%) MS Access
8 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 50 (25.91%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.33%) JIRA
3 16 (8.29%) XMLUnit
4 14 (7.25%) Selenium
5 13 (6.74%) Jenkins
5 13 (6.74%) Moq
5 13 (6.74%) SpecFlow
5 13 (6.74%) xUnit.net
6 11 (5.70%) TeamCity
7 10 (5.18%) Ant
8 9 (4.66%) Artifactory
9 7 (3.63%) Eclipse
9 7 (3.63%) Visual Studio
10 6 (3.11%) Grunt
10 6 (3.11%) Maven
10 6 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.59%) webpack
12 3 (1.55%) gulp
12 3 (1.55%) Mocha
12 3 (1.55%) PhpStorm
General
1 26 (13.47%) Finance
2 14 (7.25%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.74%) Marketing
4 11 (5.70%) Banking
4 11 (5.70%) Electronics
4 11 (5.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.04%) Advertising
5 2 (1.04%) Automotive
5 2 (1.04%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 174 (90.16%) Developer
2 54 (27.98%) .NET Developer
3 32 (16.58%) PHP Developer
4 26 (13.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 21 (10.88%) C# Developer
6 18 (9.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (8.81%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (8.29%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (7.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (6.74%) Angular Developer
11 11 (5.70%) Senior Developer
12 10 (5.18%) Lead Developer
12 10 (5.18%) React Developer
13 9 (4.66%) UI Developer
13 9 (4.66%) Web Developer
14 8 (4.15%) Senior .NET Developer
15 7 (3.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 6 (3.11%) Full Stack Developer
17 5 (2.59%) Java Developer
17 5 (2.59%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (94.30%) HTML
2 80 (41.45%) .NET
3 62 (32.12%) ASP.NET
4 60 (31.09%) HTML5
5 52 (26.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 49 (25.39%) CSS3
7 46 (23.83%) Node.js
8 45 (23.32%) jQuery
9 42 (21.76%) AngularJS
10 37 (19.17%) .NET Framework
11 34 (17.62%) JSON
12 31 (16.06%) XML
13 29 (15.03%) REST
14 26 (13.47%) Sass
14 26 (13.47%) SOAP
15 24 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (12.44%) Entity Framework
16 22 (11.40%) React
17 17 (8.81%) D3.js
18 16 (8.29%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.88%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.81%) User Experience
4 11 (5.70%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.07%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.55%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.55%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.55%) iPad
6 3 (1.55%) iPhone
7 2 (1.04%) CMDB
7 2 (1.04%) Fintech
7 2 (1.04%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.52%) Animation
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.52%) Podcast
8 1 (0.52%) Robotics
8 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.22%) Linux
2 7 (3.63%) Unix
3 3 (1.55%) Android
3 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.55%) Windows
4 2 (1.04%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (32.64%) MVC
3 50 (25.91%) Unit Testing
4 43 (22.28%) Scrum
4 43 (22.28%) Web Development
5 33 (17.10%) Front End Development
6 23 (11.92%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (10.88%) OO
7 21 (10.88%) TDD
7 21 (10.88%) Test Automation
8 19 (9.84%) DevOps
9 18 (9.33%) Microservices
10 15 (7.77%) Strategic Thinking
11 14 (7.25%) Dependency Injection
11 14 (7.25%) Software Engineering
12 11 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (5.70%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (5.70%) Programme Management
13 10 (5.18%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 157 (81.35%) JavaScript
2 85 (44.04%) C#
3 50 (25.91%) SQL
4 42 (21.76%) PHP
5 12 (6.22%) Java
6 7 (3.63%) ES6
7 5 (2.59%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.07%) C
8 4 (2.07%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.07%) Ruby
9 3 (1.55%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.55%) C++
9 3 (1.55%) Python
9 3 (1.55%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.04%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.04%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.04%) PHP 7
10 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.52%) R
11 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (8.29%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.55%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (8.81%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.15%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.07%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.52%) Puppet
3 1 (0.52%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 36 (18.65%) Oracle
2 27 (13.99%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.70%) SAP
4 5 (2.59%) Adobe
5 4 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.55%) Apple
6 3 (1.55%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.55%) WooCommerce
7 2 (1.04%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.52%) Google
8 1 (0.52%) hybris
8 1 (0.52%) Zend