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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 20 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Contract jobs citing CSS 83 62 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 10.15% 6.93% 6.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 33.33% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 45 48
Median daily rate £358 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.37% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £275 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £420 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +0.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £20.21 £35.00
% change year-on-year +97.97% -42.27%  

CSS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 249 186 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 30.44% 20.78% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 136 143
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.39 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.43% -49.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +21.42% -4.10%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing CSS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 27 April 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 27 April 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.

1 145 (96.67%) HTML
2 129 (86.00%) JavaScript
3 78 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (36.67%) HTML5
5 53 (35.33%) .NET
6 49 (32.67%) CSS3
7 46 (30.67%) Front End Development
8 39 (26.00%) jQuery
8 39 (26.00%) AngularJS
9 37 (24.67%) Git (software)
10 35 (23.33%) C#
10 35 (23.33%) User Experience
11 33 (22.00%) Scrum
12 32 (21.33%) Microsoft
13 31 (20.67%) MVC
14 29 (19.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 28 (18.67%) React
15 28 (18.67%) ASP.NET
16 24 (16.00%) SQL Server
16 24 (16.00%) Web Development
16 24 (16.00%) REST
17 23 (15.33%) E-Commerce
18 22 (14.67%) PHP
18 22 (14.67%) Responsive Web Design
19 21 (14.00%) Visual Studio
19 21 (14.00%) .NET Framework
20 20 (13.33%) XML
20 20 (13.33%) SQL
21 19 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
22 18 (12.00%) WCF

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 (7.33%) Drupal
2 10 (6.67%) CMS
3 9 (6.00%) Confluence
4 7 (4.67%) WordPress
5 6 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.33%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.33%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.33%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.67%) Apache
8 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.67%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.67%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.67%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 16 (10.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (5.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (2.67%) Magento
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.67%) GitHub
4 3 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.33%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.33%) SaaS
6 1 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.67%) IaaS
6 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.67%) HTTP
2 2 (1.33%) Intranet
2 2 (1.33%) SSL
3 1 (0.67%) LDAP
3 1 (0.67%) SSH
3 1 (0.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.33%) MySQL
3 10 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (5.33%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (4.67%) Big Data
7 5 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.67%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.33%) DB2
9 2 (1.33%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (24.67%) Git (software)
2 21 (14.00%) Visual Studio
3 16 (10.67%) Visual Studio Team System
4 14 (9.33%) TeamCity
5 13 (8.67%) Ant
6 11 (7.33%) JIRA
7 9 (6.00%) Cucumber
7 9 (6.00%) Grunt
7 9 (6.00%) Jenkins
8 8 (5.33%) Maven
9 7 (4.67%) Artifactory
9 7 (4.67%) gulp
9 7 (4.67%) Mocha
10 6 (4.00%) Axure RP
10 6 (4.00%) Gradle
10 6 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (4.00%) Selenium
11 4 (2.67%) Bitbucket
11 4 (2.67%) Subversion
12 3 (2.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (9.33%) Banking
1 14 (9.33%) Finance
2 11 (7.33%) Marketing
2 11 (7.33%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.00%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.33%) Electronics
5 7 (4.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Automotive
6 1 (0.67%) International Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 127 (84.67%) Developer
2 42 (28.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 24 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 18 (12.00%) C# Developer
4 18 (12.00%) UI Developer
5 16 (10.67%) CRM Developer
5 16 (10.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 15 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (10.00%) HTML Developer
6 15 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (8.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 12 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 12 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.33%) Designer
9 10 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Drupal Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (96.67%) HTML
2 55 (36.67%) HTML5
3 53 (35.33%) .NET
4 49 (32.67%) CSS3
5 39 (26.00%) AngularJS
5 39 (26.00%) jQuery
6 29 (19.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (18.67%) ASP.NET
7 28 (18.67%) React
8 24 (16.00%) REST
9 21 (14.00%) .NET Framework
10 20 (13.33%) XML
11 19 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (12.00%) WCF
13 16 (10.67%) JSON
13 16 (10.67%) SOAP
14 15 (10.00%) Sass
15 13 (8.67%) Ajax
16 12 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.33%) User Experience
2 15 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.00%) iPad
5 2 (1.33%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.33%) Social Media
6 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.67%) CMDB
6 1 (0.67%) iPhone
6 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.67%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.33%) Linux
2 4 (2.67%) Unix
3 2 (1.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (30.67%) Front End Development
3 33 (22.00%) Scrum
4 31 (20.67%) MVC
5 24 (16.00%) Web Development
6 23 (15.33%) E-Commerce
7 22 (14.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (11.33%) TDD
8 17 (11.33%) Web Design
9 16 (10.67%) CRM
10 14 (9.33%) User Stories
11 13 (8.67%) Microservices
11 13 (8.67%) OO
12 10 (6.67%) Unit Testing
13 9 (6.00%) BDD
13 9 (6.00%) Continuous Deployment
13 9 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (5.33%) OOD
14 8 (5.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (86.00%) JavaScript
2 35 (23.33%) C#
3 22 (14.67%) PHP
4 20 (13.33%) SQL
5 18 (12.00%) Java
6 7 (4.67%) ES6
7 5 (3.33%) Scala
8 4 (2.67%) Python
9 3 (2.00%) Ruby
9 3 (2.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.00%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.33%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.67%) C
11 1 (0.67%) C++
11 1 (0.67%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.67%) Groovy
11 1 (0.67%) Perl
11 1 (0.67%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (2.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.00%) Degree
3 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (21.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.67%) Oracle
3 8 (5.33%) SAP
4 7 (4.67%) Xamarin
5 6 (4.00%) hybris
6 5 (3.33%) Google
7 3 (2.00%) ATG
8 2 (1.33%) Adobe
8 2 (1.33%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (1.33%) Facebook
8 2 (1.33%) Zend
9 1 (0.67%) BEA
9 1 (0.67%) IBM
9 1 (0.67%) Panasonic
9 1 (0.67%) Remedy
9 1 (0.67%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.67%) Twitter
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