Period
to 16 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 13 15
Rank change year-on-year -10 +2 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 182 184 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.31% 9.44% 10.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.82% 33.58% 34.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 116 137
Bristol median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -3.11%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £475 £438 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
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 £45.00 £22.89
% change year-on-year +50.00% +96.61% -46.46%

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 705 548 498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.21% 28.10% 29.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 374 365
Bristol median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% - -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £273
90th Percentile £553 £513 £538
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 2
Bristol median hourly rate £58.75 £47.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.68% +24.18% -25.37%
10th Percentile £34.00 £22.90 £33.23
90th Percentile £69.25 £56.13 £42.68
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
% 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 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 December 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.

1 169 (92.86%) HTML
2 156 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 107 (58.79%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (51.10%) C#
5 91 (50.00%) .NET
6 78 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 66 (36.26%) MVC
8 64 (35.16%) SQL Server
8 64 (35.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 61 (33.52%) SQL
10 52 (28.57%) jQuery
11 49 (26.92%) Scrum
12 48 (26.37%) AngularJS
13 46 (25.27%) Web Development
14 45 (24.73%) HTML5
14 45 (24.73%) Node.js
15 43 (23.63%) Unit Testing
16 40 (21.98%) Oracle
17 36 (19.78%) PHP
18 35 (19.23%) Microsoft
19 33 (18.13%) Git (software)
20 32 (17.58%) CSS3
21 31 (17.03%) Front End Development
22 30 (16.48%) .NET Framework
23 29 (15.93%) JSON
24 28 (15.38%) TDD
24 28 (15.38%) React
25 27 (14.84%) Finance
26 26 (14.29%) MySQL
26 26 (14.29%) XML

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 9 (4.95%) CMS
2 7 (3.85%) Umbraco
3 6 (3.30%) Drupal
4 4 (2.20%) Apache
4 4 (2.20%) WordPress
5 2 (1.10%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.55%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.55%) JBoss
6 1 (0.55%) Mule
6 1 (0.55%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (0.55%) InDesign
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.10%) Shopify
2 1 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (7.14%) npm
2 13 (7.14%) NuGet
3 6 (3.30%) SaaS
4 5 (2.75%) GitHub
5 3 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.10%) Office 365
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.99%) HTTP
2 1 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (35.16%) SQL Server
2 26 (14.29%) MySQL
3 11 (6.04%) MariaDB
4 9 (4.95%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.10%) DB2
7 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.10%) Redis
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.55%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.55%) GIS
8 1 (0.55%) JasperReports
8 1 (0.55%) MS Access
8 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (18.13%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.79%) XMLUnit
3 14 (7.69%) Selenium
4 13 (7.14%) Moq
4 13 (7.14%) SpecFlow
4 13 (7.14%) xUnit.net
5 11 (6.04%) JIRA
6 10 (5.49%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.40%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.75%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.75%) PhpStorm
9 3 (1.65%) Subversion
9 3 (1.65%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.10%) Ant
10 2 (1.10%) Grunt
10 2 (1.10%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.10%) PostCSS
10 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.55%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.55%) webpack
General
1 27 (14.84%) Finance
2 22 (12.09%) Marketing
2 22 (12.09%) Telecoms
3 19 (10.44%) Electronics
3 19 (10.44%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.75%) Law
5 2 (1.10%) Advertising
5 2 (1.10%) Automotive
5 2 (1.10%) Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 170 (93.41%) Developer
2 63 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 31 (17.03%) PHP Developer
4 26 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 24 (13.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 23 (12.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (9.89%) Senior Developer
8 16 (8.79%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
10 13 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (6.59%) Software Developer
12 11 (6.04%) .NET Software Developer
12 11 (6.04%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (6.04%) Senior .NET Developer
13 10 (5.49%) Full Stack Developer
13 10 (5.49%) Lead Developer
13 10 (5.49%) Web Developer
14 7 (3.85%) Angular Developer
14 7 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 7 (3.85%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (92.86%) HTML
2 91 (50.00%) .NET
3 78 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 64 (35.16%) ASP.NET Web API
5 52 (28.57%) jQuery
6 48 (26.37%) AngularJS
7 45 (24.73%) HTML5
7 45 (24.73%) Node.js
8 32 (17.58%) CSS3
9 30 (16.48%) .NET Framework
10 29 (15.93%) JSON
11 28 (15.38%) React
12 26 (14.29%) XML
13 25 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (12.09%) REST
15 20 (10.99%) SOAP
16 19 (10.44%) Entity Framework
17 18 (9.89%) Sass
18 17 (9.34%) D3.js
19 14 (7.69%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
2 17 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.04%) User Experience
4 10 (5.49%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.20%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.65%) Fintech
7 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.10%) CMDB
7 2 (1.10%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.10%) iPad
7 2 (1.10%) iPhone
7 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.55%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.55%) Podcast
8 1 (0.55%) Robotics
8 1 (0.55%) Social Media
8 1 (0.55%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.24%) Linux
2 5 (2.75%) Unix
3 3 (1.65%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.10%) Android
4 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.10%) Windows
5 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (58.79%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (36.26%) MVC
3 49 (26.92%) Scrum
4 46 (25.27%) Web Development
5 43 (23.63%) Unit Testing
6 31 (17.03%) Front End Development
7 28 (15.38%) TDD
8 21 (11.54%) Test Automation
9 19 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (10.44%) Digital Marketing
9 19 (10.44%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (10.44%) Programme Management
10 18 (9.89%) DevOps
10 18 (9.89%) OO
11 15 (8.24%) Strategic Thinking
12 14 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
13 12 (6.59%) Microservices
14 11 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (6.04%) Software Engineering
15 9 (4.95%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 156 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 93 (51.10%) C#
3 61 (33.52%) SQL
4 36 (19.78%) PHP
5 7 (3.85%) ES6
5 7 (3.85%) Java
6 6 (3.30%) Ruby
7 5 (2.75%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.20%) PHP 5
8 4 (2.20%) Python
9 3 (1.65%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.10%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.10%) C
10 2 (1.10%) C++
10 2 (1.10%) PHP 7
10 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.55%) Java 8
11 1 (0.55%) R
11 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (8.24%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.10%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (10.44%) Docker
2 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.40%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.65%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.55%) Ansible
3 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.55%) Puppet
3 1 (0.55%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (21.98%) Oracle
2 35 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.44%) SAP
4 4 (2.20%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.65%) Adobe
6 2 (1.10%) Apple
6 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.10%) WooCommerce
7 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.55%) Google
7 1 (0.55%) hybris