Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 19 35
Rank change year-on-year -8 +16 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 116 166 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.84% 7.74% 5.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.16% 25.50% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 79 63
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £389 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.81% +23.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £307 £313 £226
90th Percentile £475 £450 £475
South East median daily rate £415 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £29.00 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% +14.47% +8.57%

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 676 651 495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 34.02% 30.36% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 264 272
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £389 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.32% +5.07% +9.63%
10th Percentile £323 £310 £263
90th Percentile £559 £525 £510
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 6
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.50 £21.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.67% -41.89% +42.31%
10th Percentile £36.25 £12.88 £15.50
90th Percentile £50.50 £46.75 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +14.29%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -7 72 £395 +12.86% 31
Aylesbury -2 15 £388 -3.13% 9
High Wycombe -2 5 £325 -21.21% 5
Marlow -6 1 - - 1
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 113 (97.41%) HTML
2 102 (87.93%) JavaScript
3 53 (45.69%) CSS3
4 47 (40.52%) HTML5
5 44 (37.93%) jQuery
6 43 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (35.34%) Front End Development
8 36 (31.03%) Web Development
9 30 (25.86%) Sass
10 29 (25.00%) User Experience
11 27 (23.28%) AngularJS
12 24 (20.69%) C#
13 23 (19.83%) MVC
14 21 (18.10%) .NET
15 20 (17.24%) Ajax
16 19 (16.38%) XHTML
16 19 (16.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (15.52%) Java
17 18 (15.52%) PHP
18 17 (14.66%) KnockoutJS
19 16 (13.79%) SQL
19 16 (13.79%) MySQL
20 15 (12.93%) ASP.NET
20 15 (12.93%) TDD
20 15 (12.93%) Git (software)
20 15 (12.93%) Digital Transformation Programme
21 14 (12.07%) Spring
21 14 (12.07%) Banking
21 14 (12.07%) E-Commerce
22 13 (11.21%) Workflow

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 11 (9.48%) Drupal
2 9 (7.76%) CMS
3 7 (6.03%) EPiServer
4 5 (4.31%) Confluence
5 4 (3.45%) WordPress
6 2 (1.72%) IIS
7 1 (0.86%) Apache
7 1 (0.86%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.86%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.86%) GIMP
2 1 (0.86%) InVision
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.86%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Magento
2 1 (0.86%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.59%) npm
3 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.86%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.79%) MySQL
2 7 (6.03%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.03%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.86%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.86%) Apache Zeppelin
5 1 (0.86%) Big Data
5 1 (0.86%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.86%) JasperReports
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.86%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 15 (12.93%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.03%) Grunt
3 7 (6.03%) gulp
3 7 (6.03%) Maven
4 6 (5.17%) webpack
5 5 (4.31%) JIRA
6 3 (2.59%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.72%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.72%) GitLab
7 2 (1.72%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.72%) MonoDevelop
7 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.72%) WebStorm
8 1 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.86%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.86%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.86%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (12.07%) Banking
2 13 (11.21%) Finance
3 6 (5.17%) Marketing
3 6 (5.17%) Retail
4 5 (4.31%) Law
5 3 (2.59%) Games
6 2 (1.72%) Publishing
7 1 (0.86%) Electronics
7 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.86%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 99 (85.34%) Developer
2 41 (35.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 27 (23.28%) HTML Developer
4 26 (22.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 22 (18.97%) HTML CSS Developer
6 21 (18.10%) Web Developer
7 12 (10.34%) Java Developer
8 11 (9.48%) C# Developer
8 11 (9.48%) PHP Developer
9 10 (8.62%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (6.90%) Drupal Developer
11 7 (6.03%) .NET Developer
11 7 (6.03%) Angular Developer
12 6 (5.17%) Consultant
12 6 (5.17%) EPiServer Developer
12 6 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (5.17%) Senior Developer
12 6 (5.17%) User Experience Consultant
13 5 (4.31%) PHP Drupal Developer
14 3 (2.59%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (97.41%) HTML
2 53 (45.69%) CSS3
3 47 (40.52%) HTML5
4 44 (37.93%) jQuery
5 30 (25.86%) Sass
6 27 (23.28%) AngularJS
7 21 (18.10%) .NET
8 20 (17.24%) Ajax
9 19 (16.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (16.38%) XHTML
10 17 (14.66%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (12.93%) ASP.NET
12 14 (12.07%) Spring
13 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (10.34%) JSON
14 12 (10.34%) XML
15 11 (9.48%) Web Services
16 9 (7.76%) LESS
16 9 (7.76%) REST
17 8 (6.90%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.00%) User Experience
2 5 (4.31%) Fintech
2 5 (4.31%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.59%) iPad
4 2 (1.72%) BBC
4 2 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.72%) W3C
5 1 (0.86%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.86%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.86%) RIA
5 1 (0.86%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.03%) Android
1 7 (6.03%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.45%) Linux
3 3 (2.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.34%) Front End Development
3 36 (31.03%) Web Development
4 23 (19.83%) MVC
5 15 (12.93%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 15 (12.93%) TDD
6 14 (12.07%) E-Commerce
7 13 (11.21%) Workflow
8 12 (10.34%) OO
9 11 (9.48%) Scrum
10 9 (7.76%) Wireframes
11 7 (6.03%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (6.03%) OOP
11 7 (6.03%) Records Management
11 7 (6.03%) Use Case
12 6 (5.17%) Android Development
12 6 (5.17%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 6 (5.17%) iOS Development
12 6 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (5.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 102 (87.93%) JavaScript
2 24 (20.69%) C#
3 18 (15.52%) Java
3 18 (15.52%) PHP
4 16 (13.79%) SQL
5 4 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.59%) C++
7 1 (0.86%) Delphi
7 1 (0.86%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.86%) Scala
7 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.86%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.86%) VB
7 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.31%) SC Cleared
1 5 (4.31%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.59%) Degree
3 1 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.86%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) QA
2 3 (2.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 11 (9.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.62%) Oracle
3 5 (4.31%) hybris
3 5 (4.31%) IBM
4 4 (3.45%) Adobe
5 3 (2.59%) Perforce
6 2 (1.72%) Google
6 2 (1.72%) Twitter
6 2 (1.72%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.86%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.86%) Capita
7 1 (0.86%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.86%) Nintex
7 1 (0.86%) SAP
7 1 (0.86%) Talend