Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 42 29
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 108 112 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.97% 5.02% 6.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.12% 15.93% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 67 72
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +25.46% +12.92%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £263
90th Percentile £464 £453 £470
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.13% +10.34% +10.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.83% - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -5.56% +17.65% +70.00%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 596 703 479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.96% 31.50% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 287 256
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.17% -20.00% +39.42%
10th Percentile £41.08 £18.30 £22.63
90th Percentile £54.88 £71.50 £42.38
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +11.56%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Buckinghamshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Buckinghamshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Buckinghamshire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Buckinghamshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
Milton Keynes +5 62 £400 +14.29% 32
High Wycombe +6 12 £404 -2.12% 4
Aylesbury -2 7 £419 -4.29% 10
Beaconsfield - 1 £450 - 1
Buckingham - 1 £370 -
Chesham - 1 £250 - 2
CSS
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 99 (91.67%) HTML
2 74 (68.52%) JavaScript
3 51 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (33.33%) CSS3
5 35 (32.41%) HTML5
6 32 (29.63%) Front End Development
7 23 (21.30%) C#
8 22 (20.37%) jQuery
8 22 (20.37%) User Experience
9 21 (19.44%) Web Development
9 21 (19.44%) .NET
9 21 (19.44%) MVC
10 20 (18.52%) Sass
11 18 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 18 (16.67%) SQL
12 17 (15.74%) Finance
12 17 (15.74%) CMS
12 17 (15.74%) Git (software)
13 16 (14.81%) Oracle
14 15 (13.89%) Web Services
14 15 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (13.89%) Drupal
15 14 (12.96%) XML
15 14 (12.96%) Scrum
16 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET
16 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
16 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (11.11%) REST
17 12 (11.11%) Mobile App
17 12 (11.11%) SC Cleared

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 17 (15.74%) CMS
2 15 (13.89%) Drupal
3 9 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 9 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (4.63%) WordPress
5 4 (3.70%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.85%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.93%) Confluence
7 1 (0.93%) IIS
7 1 (0.93%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) InVision
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.93%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.85%) npm
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.93%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.41%) Internet
2 7 (6.48%) BGP
2 7 (6.48%) BIG-IP
2 7 (6.48%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (6.48%) Cisco ISE
2 7 (6.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (6.48%) Firewall
2 7 (6.48%) IPsec
2 7 (6.48%) LAN
2 7 (6.48%) SSL
2 7 (6.48%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.48%) Telepresence
2 7 (6.48%) WAN
3 5 (4.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.85%) Network Security
5 1 (0.93%) Intranet
5 1 (0.93%) MQTT
5 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.33%) MySQL
3 8 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.48%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.85%) UniData
7 1 (0.93%) mvBase
7 1 (0.93%) OpenQM
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (15.74%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.56%) Maven
3 5 (4.63%) Babel
3 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.78%) webpack
5 2 (1.85%) JIRA
5 2 (1.85%) WebStorm
6 1 (0.93%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.93%) Grunt
6 1 (0.93%) gulp
6 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.93%) MSI
6 1 (0.93%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.93%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 17 (15.74%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Marketing
3 8 (7.41%) Banking
4 6 (5.56%) Law
4 6 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.78%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Automotive
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.93%) Publishing
6 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (70.37%) Developer
2 22 (20.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 11 (10.19%) UI Developer
6 10 (9.26%) Web Developer
7 8 (7.41%) Drupal Developer
7 8 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.48%) HTML CSS Developer
8 7 (6.48%) HTML Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Designer
10 5 (4.63%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Consultant
10 5 (4.63%) IT Manager
10 5 (4.63%) JSP Developer
10 5 (4.63%) ServiceNow Developer
10 5 (4.63%) User Experience Consultant
11 4 (3.70%) Angular Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (91.67%) HTML
2 36 (33.33%) CSS3
3 35 (32.41%) HTML5
4 22 (20.37%) jQuery
5 21 (19.44%) .NET
6 20 (18.52%) Sass
7 18 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 15 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (13.89%) Web Services
9 14 (12.96%) XML
10 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET
10 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (11.11%) REST
12 10 (9.26%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (9.26%) Spring
13 9 (8.33%) Hibernate
13 9 (8.33%) LESS
14 8 (7.41%) React
15 7 (6.48%) Ajax
15 7 (6.48%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) User Experience
2 12 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 9 (8.33%) iPad
4 7 (6.48%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.63%) CMDB
7 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.85%) Fintech
9 2 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.93%) RIA
10 1 (0.93%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.48%) Android
2 4 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.78%) Windows
4 1 (0.93%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Robot Operating System
4 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.63%) Front End Development
3 21 (19.44%) MVC
3 21 (19.44%) Web Development
4 14 (12.96%) Scrum
5 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
6 12 (11.11%) TDD
7 11 (10.19%) BDD
7 11 (10.19%) OO
8 10 (9.26%) Test Automation
9 9 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (7.41%) Analytics
10 8 (7.41%) Change Management
10 8 (7.41%) Content Management
10 8 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (7.41%) SEO
10 8 (7.41%) Web Analytics
11 7 (6.48%) Network Management
11 7 (6.48%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (6.48%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 74 (68.52%) JavaScript
2 23 (21.30%) C#
3 18 (16.67%) SQL
4 12 (11.11%) Java
5 9 (8.33%) PHP
6 5 (4.63%) ES6
7 4 (3.70%) Python
8 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.85%) VB
9 1 (0.93%) C++
9 1 (0.93%) Delphi
9 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 12 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.48%) CCNP
2 7 (6.48%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (6.48%) Degree
3 6 (5.56%) APMP
3 6 (5.56%) ISEB
4 5 (4.63%) CCNA
5 4 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) GxP
2 3 (2.78%) Government Security Classifications
2 3 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (14.81%) Oracle
2 10 (9.26%) hybris
3 9 (8.33%) ATG
3 9 (8.33%) Demandware
4 8 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.48%) Aruba
5 7 (6.48%) Cisco
5 7 (6.48%) F5
5 7 (6.48%) Juniper
5 7 (6.48%) Palo Alto
6 5 (4.63%) Blue Coat
6 5 (4.63%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.70%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.85%) IBM
9 1 (0.93%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.93%) jBASE
9 1 (0.93%) Sage
9 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.93%) VMware