The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 26 June 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)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 10 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 +20  
Contract jobs citing CSS 26 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 8.61% 10.51% 7.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 29.84% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 29
Median daily rate £394 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £352 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £425 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £29.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +29.41% -15.00%  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 78 124 164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 25.83% 35.23% 35.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 84 130
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Cambridge

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Cambridge over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Cambridge

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for CSS.

1 43 (97.73%) HTML
2 35 (79.55%) JavaScript
3 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (38.64%) HTML5
5 16 (36.36%) Node.js
5 16 (36.36%) jQuery
6 15 (34.09%) AngularJS
7 13 (29.55%) User Experience
8 12 (27.27%) Java
8 12 (27.27%) gulp
8 12 (27.27%) CSS3
9 10 (22.73%) Front End Development
9 10 (22.73%) Angular 2
9 10 (22.73%) MVC
10 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
10 9 (20.45%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (20.45%) Sass
11 8 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (18.18%) JSON
12 7 (15.91%) REST
12 7 (15.91%) Spring
13 6 (13.64%) XML
13 6 (13.64%) Web Development
13 6 (13.64%) Ajax
13 6 (13.64%) LESS
13 6 (13.64%) GitHub
13 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
13 6 (13.64%) TypeScript
14 5 (11.36%) Cloud Foundry
14 5 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 5 (11.36%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Moodle
4 1 (2.27%) Predix
4 1 (2.27%) SAS
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (9.09%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) GitHub
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.55%) SaaS
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
5 1 (2.27%) Office 365
5 1 (2.27%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) MySQL
1 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (6.82%) Redis
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.27%) GIS
2 1 (2.27%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) gulp
2 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.36%) Grunt
3 5 (11.36%) Jasmine
3 5 (11.36%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.82%) Babel
4 3 (6.82%) Bitbucket
4 3 (6.82%) IntelliJ
4 3 (6.82%) PhantomJS
4 3 (6.82%) Subversion
4 3 (6.82%) WebStorm
5 2 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.55%) Mocha
6 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.27%) RSpec
6 1 (2.27%) Selenium
6 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (15.91%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Designer
7 2 (4.55%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.55%) SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (97.73%) HTML
2 17 (38.64%) HTML5
3 16 (36.36%) jQuery
3 16 (36.36%) Node.js
4 15 (34.09%) AngularJS
5 12 (27.27%) CSS3
6 10 (22.73%) Angular 2
7 9 (20.45%) Sass
8 8 (18.18%) JSON
9 7 (15.91%) REST
9 7 (15.91%) Spring
10 6 (13.64%) Ajax
10 6 (13.64%) LESS
10 6 (13.64%) XML
11 5 (11.36%) .NET
11 5 (11.36%) D3.js
11 5 (11.36%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (11.36%) React
11 5 (11.36%) RESTful
11 5 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) User Experience
2 8 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
4 5 (11.36%) Graphic Design
5 3 (6.82%) e-Learning
6 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) Front End Development
2 10 (22.73%) MVC
3 9 (20.45%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (13.64%) Web Development
5 5 (11.36%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (11.36%) Scrum
5 5 (11.36%) TDD
5 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.36%) UX Design
5 5 (11.36%) Wireframes
6 4 (9.09%) DevOps
6 4 (9.09%) Software Delivery
6 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
7 3 (6.82%) BDD
7 3 (6.82%) OWASP
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.55%) BPMN
8 2 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) JavaScript
2 12 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (13.64%) TypeScript
4 5 (11.36%) C#
4 5 (11.36%) ES6
5 4 (9.09%) SQL
6 3 (6.82%) Dart
6 3 (6.82%) ECMAScript
6 3 (6.82%) PHP
7 2 (4.55%) Python
8 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.27%) Perl
8 1 (2.27%) Ruby
8 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.27%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.27%) MCPD
3 1 (2.27%) MCSD
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Zend
3 1 (2.27%) Google
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
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