Period
to 23 January 2018

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 6 months to 23 January 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 31 22
Rank change year-on-year -13 -9 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 58 53 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.46% 4.98% 6.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.57% 14.72% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 25 52
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £326 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.03% -9.44% -4.00%
10th Percentile £308 £213 £240
90th Percentile £475 £425 £500
East of England median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £42.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +51.79% -30.00%
East of England median hourly rate £41.13 £31.45 £34.34
% change year-on-year +30.76% -8.40% -14.16%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 398 360 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 30.64% 33.80% 35.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 166 277
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £266
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 19
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32.50 £15.75 £37.45
90th Percentile £95.50 £46.83 £60.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% -5.06% -2.47%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Cambridgeshire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 January 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
Cambridge -8 25 £409 +16.79% 56
Peterborough +2 22 £365 +46.00% 11
Huntingdon -1 1 £275 - 1
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 50 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 47 (81.03%) HTML
3 43 (74.14%) AngularJS
4 32 (55.17%) jQuery
5 30 (51.72%) Git (software)
6 29 (50.00%) HTML5
7 28 (48.28%) CSS3
8 23 (39.66%) Sass
9 22 (37.93%) Front End Development
10 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (29.31%) .NET
11 17 (29.31%) Node.js
11 17 (29.31%) React
12 14 (24.14%) TDD
13 13 (22.41%) C#
14 12 (20.69%) Jasmine
14 12 (20.69%) Karma Test Runner
15 11 (18.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 11 (18.97%) Adobe
15 11 (18.97%) Retail
15 11 (18.97%) CMS
16 10 (17.24%) Web Services
17 9 (15.52%) Microservices
17 9 (15.52%) Scrum
17 9 (15.52%) MVC
17 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
17 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
18 8 (13.79%) JIRA
18 8 (13.79%) Web Development
19 7 (12.07%) Mercurial

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 11 (18.97%) CMS
2 7 (12.07%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (5.17%) Drupal
4 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.72%) Magnolia
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.72%) GIMP
2 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) CiviCRM
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.72%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Azure Active Directory
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.72%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.72%) GitHub
2 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.72%) npm
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) MySQL
2 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (51.72%) Git (software)
2 12 (20.69%) Jasmine
2 12 (20.69%) Karma Test Runner
3 8 (13.79%) JIRA
4 7 (12.07%) gulp
4 7 (12.07%) Mercurial
4 7 (12.07%) Mocha
4 7 (12.07%) Subversion
5 6 (10.34%) Grunt
5 6 (10.34%) Vagrant
6 3 (5.17%) Bower
6 3 (5.17%) NUnit
7 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.45%) webpack
8 1 (1.72%) Babel
8 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.72%) RSpec
8 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (18.97%) Retail
2 6 (10.34%) Advertising
3 3 (5.17%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Billing
4 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (86.21%) Developer
2 23 (39.66%) JavaScript Developer
3 17 (29.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (17.24%) Angular Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Node.js Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Sitecore Developer
6 5 (8.62%) HTML Developer
7 4 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (6.90%) React Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Agile Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Scala Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Sitecore Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (81.03%) HTML
2 43 (74.14%) AngularJS
3 32 (55.17%) jQuery
4 29 (50.00%) HTML5
5 28 (48.28%) CSS3
6 23 (39.66%) Sass
7 17 (29.31%) .NET
7 17 (29.31%) Node.js
7 17 (29.31%) React
8 10 (17.24%) Web Services
9 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
9 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
10 7 (12.07%) Backbone.js
10 7 (12.07%) Durandal
10 7 (12.07%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (12.07%) LESS
11 6 (10.34%) SAML
12 4 (6.90%) RESTful
12 4 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) User Experience
2 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) CMDB
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Front End Development
2 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.14%) TDD
4 9 (15.52%) Microservices
4 9 (15.52%) MVC
4 9 (15.52%) Scrum
5 8 (13.79%) Web Development
6 7 (12.07%) Content Management
6 7 (12.07%) DevOps
7 6 (10.34%) SOA
7 6 (10.34%) Web Application Development
8 5 (8.62%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (6.90%) Manual Testing
10 3 (5.17%) Information Retrieval
10 3 (5.17%) Pair Programming
10 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.17%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.45%) Issue Tracking
11 2 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (3.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 50 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.41%) C#
3 7 (12.07%) Java
4 4 (6.90%) SQL
5 3 (5.17%) PHP
5 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.17%) Python
5 3 (5.17%) Scala
6 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.72%) C++
7 1 (1.72%) ES6
7 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (10.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Adobe
2 7 (12.07%) Sitecore
3 6 (10.34%) Coveo
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle
5 2 (3.45%) Google
5 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.45%) Twitter
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.72%) Monetate
6 1 (1.72%) Qubit