Period
to 16 December 2017

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 December 2017 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 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 15 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +7
Contract jobs citing CSS 184 171 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.44% 10.11% 9.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.64% 34.41% 34.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 137 134
Bristol median daily rate £350 £350 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.11% +8.65%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £273
90th Percentile £438 £500 £454
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Bristol median hourly rate £15.00 - £9.00
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £22.89 £42.75
% change year-on-year +96.61% -46.46% +17.45%

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 547 497 469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 28.05% 29.37% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 365 386
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £275 £273 £263
90th Percentile £513 £538 £524
South West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Bristol median hourly rate £47.50 £38.25 £51.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.18% -25.37% +7.89%
10th Percentile £22.90 £33.23 £17.18
90th Percentile £56.13 £42.68 £95.25
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +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 16 December 2017.

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 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for CSS.

1 177 (96.20%) HTML
2 135 (73.37%) JavaScript
3 93 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (45.65%) .NET
5 79 (42.93%) C#
6 70 (38.04%) MVC
6 70 (38.04%) jQuery
7 61 (33.15%) AngularJS
8 52 (28.26%) ASP.NET
9 45 (24.46%) Scrum
10 44 (23.91%) ASP.NET Web API
11 43 (23.37%) Git (software)
11 43 (23.37%) HTML5
12 42 (22.83%) SQL Server
13 41 (22.28%) REST
14 38 (20.65%) SOAP
15 36 (19.57%) CSS3
16 34 (18.48%) PHP
16 34 (18.48%) Finance
17 33 (17.93%) OO
17 33 (17.93%) ASP.NET MVC
18 32 (17.39%) Microsoft
19 30 (16.30%) Web Development
20 29 (15.76%) Marketing
20 29 (15.76%) JSON
20 29 (15.76%) SQL
20 29 (15.76%) Oracle
21 28 (15.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 27 (14.67%) Java
22 27 (14.67%) Digital Marketing

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 19 (10.33%) CMS
2 12 (6.52%) Drupal
2 12 (6.52%) Umbraco
3 6 (3.26%) Apache
3 6 (3.26%) EPiServer
3 6 (3.26%) IIS
3 6 (3.26%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (2.72%) WordPress
5 4 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.63%) Confluence
6 3 (1.63%) JBoss
6 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.63%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.09%) nginx
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.54%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.63%) SaaS
3 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.09%) GitHub
3 2 (1.09%) npm
4 1 (0.54%) Firebase
4 1 (0.54%) IaaS
4 1 (0.54%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.54%) Office 365
4 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.17%) DNS
1 4 (2.17%) Firewall
1 4 (2.17%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (1.63%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.54%) Extranet
3 1 (0.54%) HTTP
3 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.54%) Intranet
3 1 (0.54%) SMS
3 1 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.83%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.96%) Oracle Database
3 20 (10.87%) MySQL
4 10 (5.43%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.72%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.63%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.09%) DB2
8 2 (1.09%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.54%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.54%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 43 (23.37%) Git (software)
2 20 (10.87%) Visual Studio
3 12 (6.52%) GitLab
4 11 (5.98%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.98%) Maven
4 11 (5.98%) PhpStorm
5 8 (4.35%) JIRA
5 8 (4.35%) NUnit
6 7 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.80%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.26%) Ant
7 6 (3.26%) Selenium
8 5 (2.72%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.72%) Grunt
8 5 (2.72%) Mockito
9 4 (2.17%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.17%) Gradle
9 4 (2.17%) gulp
9 4 (2.17%) Moq
10 3 (1.63%) JUnit
General
1 34 (18.48%) Finance
2 29 (15.76%) Marketing
3 23 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 22 (11.96%) Electronics
4 22 (11.96%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.80%) Banking
6 2 (1.09%) Automotive
6 2 (1.09%) Law
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 152 (82.61%) Developer
2 49 (26.63%) .NET Developer
3 27 (14.67%) C# Developer
4 26 (14.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 21 (11.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (10.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 18 (9.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (9.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (8.15%) Agile Developer
8 15 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 15 (8.15%) Java Developer
9 14 (7.61%) Analyst
9 14 (7.61%) PHP Developer
9 14 (7.61%) Web Developer
10 13 (7.07%) .NET Software Developer
10 13 (7.07%) Agile .NET Developer
10 13 (7.07%) Agile C# Developer
10 13 (7.07%) C# Software Developer
10 13 (7.07%) Software Developer
11 10 (5.43%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (96.20%) HTML
2 84 (45.65%) .NET
3 70 (38.04%) jQuery
4 61 (33.15%) AngularJS
5 52 (28.26%) ASP.NET
6 44 (23.91%) ASP.NET Web API
7 43 (23.37%) HTML5
8 41 (22.28%) REST
9 38 (20.65%) SOAP
10 36 (19.57%) CSS3
11 33 (17.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (15.76%) JSON
13 28 (15.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (10.33%) Sass
15 18 (9.78%) React
16 16 (8.70%) Web Services
17 11 (5.98%) .NET Framework
18 10 (5.43%) J2EE
18 10 (5.43%) Node.js
18 10 (5.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.24%) User Experience
2 12 (6.52%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.17%) iPad
4 4 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.09%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.54%) Clustering
6 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.54%) Social Media
6 1 (0.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.98%) Linux
2 6 (3.26%) Unix
2 6 (3.26%) Windows
3 4 (2.17%) Android
3 4 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.17%) Solaris
4 3 (1.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.54%) Debian
5 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (38.04%) MVC
3 45 (24.46%) Scrum
4 33 (17.93%) OO
5 30 (16.30%) Web Development
6 27 (14.67%) Digital Marketing
7 26 (14.13%) OOD
8 25 (13.59%) Front End Development
9 23 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (11.96%) Programme Management
11 20 (10.87%) TDD
12 16 (8.70%) Unit Testing
13 14 (7.61%) Microservices
14 13 (7.07%) E-Commerce
15 12 (6.52%) BDD
15 12 (6.52%) OOP
16 11 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (5.98%) Software Engineering
17 10 (5.43%) RAD
17 10 (5.43%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 135 (73.37%) JavaScript
2 79 (42.93%) C#
3 34 (18.48%) PHP
4 29 (15.76%) SQL
5 27 (14.67%) Java
6 4 (2.17%) ES6
6 4 (2.17%) Python
6 4 (2.17%) Ruby
6 4 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.63%) PHP 5
7 3 (1.63%) Scala
8 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.09%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.54%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 13 (7.07%) SC Cleared
1 13 (7.07%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.17%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) PMO
2 2 (1.09%) SLA
2 2 (1.09%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.63%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.54%) Varnish
2 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.09%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.54%) Puppet
2 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 29 (15.76%) Oracle
3 22 (11.96%) SAP
4 6 (3.26%) Sitecore
5 5 (2.72%) Nintex
6 4 (2.17%) Adobe
6 4 (2.17%) Cisco
6 4 (2.17%) hybris
6 4 (2.17%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.63%) BEA
7 3 (1.63%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.09%) ATG
8 2 (1.09%) Coverity
9 1 (0.54%) Citrix
9 1 (0.54%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.54%) Google
9 1 (0.54%) HP
9 1 (0.54%) Siebel
9 1 (0.54%) VMware
9 1 (0.54%) Zend