The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 28 March 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.

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 21 15
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6  
Contract jobs citing CSS 30 41 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.57% 6.56% 9.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.48% 20.30% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 52
Median daily rate £338 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.53% +21.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £334 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £34.20
% change year-on-year +18.51% -1.31%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 154 202 223
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.57% 32.32% 33.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 123 109
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £515 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £33.60 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.89% +0.29%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Cambridgeshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Cambridgeshire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Cambridgeshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +4 18 £325 -10.03% 24
Peterborough -6 4 £370 +2.06% 12
Huntingdon - 2 £300 - 1
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 51 (89.47%) HTML
2 48 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (47.37%) jQuery
4 27 (47.37%) HTML5
5 26 (45.61%) CSS3
6 23 (40.35%) .NET
7 18 (31.58%) Front End Development
8 16 (28.07%) Web Development
9 15 (26.32%) C#
10 14 (24.56%) ASP.NET
11 12 (21.05%) WordPress
11 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
11 12 (21.05%) PHP
11 12 (21.05%) MVC
12 11 (19.30%) Java
12 11 (19.30%) TDD
12 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
12 11 (19.30%) Node.js
13 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
13 10 (17.54%) User Experience
13 10 (17.54%) E-Commerce
14 9 (15.79%) Adobe
14 9 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (14.04%) MySQL
16 7 (12.28%) JSON
16 7 (12.28%) gulp
16 7 (12.28%) Angular 2
17 6 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 12 (21.05%) WordPress
2 4 (7.02%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (5.26%) CMS
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.51%) Drupal
4 2 (3.51%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.75%) Moodle
5 1 (1.75%) Predix
5 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.26%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Magento
1 3 (5.26%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.26%) GitHub
3 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Internet
1 2 (3.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.26%) Redis
4 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.75%) Big Data
5 1 (1.75%) GIS
5 1 (1.75%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.28%) gulp
3 5 (8.77%) Grunt
4 3 (5.26%) Jasmine
4 3 (5.26%) Mercurial
4 3 (5.26%) Selenium
5 2 (3.51%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.51%) Mocha
5 2 (3.51%) PhantomJS
5 2 (3.51%) Subversion
5 2 (3.51%) WebStorm
6 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.75%) JUnit
6 1 (1.75%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.75%) NUnit
6 1 (1.75%) RSpec
6 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (7.02%) Games
1 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Billing
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (84.21%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (17.54%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.28%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.28%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (12.28%) HTML Developer
4 7 (12.28%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (5.26%) UI Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Designer
8 2 (3.51%) Django Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) UI Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (89.47%) HTML
2 27 (47.37%) HTML5
2 27 (47.37%) jQuery
3 26 (45.61%) CSS3
4 23 (40.35%) .NET
5 14 (24.56%) ASP.NET
6 11 (19.30%) Node.js
7 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
8 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (12.28%) Angular 2
9 7 (12.28%) JSON
10 6 (10.53%) REST
10 6 (10.53%) Sass
10 6 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (8.77%) D3.js
11 5 (8.77%) LESS
11 5 (8.77%) XML
12 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
12 4 (7.02%) Ajax
12 4 (7.02%) Polymer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) User Experience
2 4 (7.02%) Graphic Design
3 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.51%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.75%) iPad
5 1 (1.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.75%) Android
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) Front End Development
3 16 (28.07%) Web Development
4 12 (21.05%) MVC
5 11 (19.30%) TDD
6 10 (17.54%) E-Commerce
7 9 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.02%) Scrum
9 4 (7.02%) UX Design
10 3 (5.26%) OO
10 3 (5.26%) OWASP
10 3 (5.26%) Software Delivery
10 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (5.26%) Visualisation
10 3 (5.26%) Web Design
10 3 (5.26%) Wireframes
11 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 48 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 15 (26.32%) C#
3 12 (21.05%) PHP
4 11 (19.30%) Java
5 6 (10.53%) SQL
6 4 (7.02%) Python
7 2 (3.51%) Dart
7 2 (3.51%) ECMAScript
7 2 (3.51%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.51%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.75%) C++
8 1 (1.75%) ES6
8 1 (1.75%) Ruby
8 1 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) IBM Certification
2 1 (1.75%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Adobe
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) SAP
3 2 (3.51%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.51%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) Apple
4 1 (1.75%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.75%) Google
4 1 (1.75%) IBM
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Sun
4 1 (1.75%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.75%) Zend
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