Period
to 21 July 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 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 18 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 69 86 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.46% 7.13% 8.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.96% 25.07% 25.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 67
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £282 £192 £320
90th Percentile £510 £467 £449
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £15.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +66.67% -5.26%
East of England median hourly rate £35.50 £30.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year +18.33% +233.33% -74.29%

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 288 343 425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 26.97% 28.44% 33.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 161 265
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £415 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.57% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £281 £210 £306
90th Percentile £525 £500 £525
East of England median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £30.75 £40.00 £33.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.13% +19.05% -10.40%
10th Percentile £14.50 £14.95 £14.70
90th Percentile £50.63 £45.60 £51.50
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.05
% change year-on-year -12.50% +21.03% -8.83%

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 21 July 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 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
Cambridge +12 59 £375 +7.14% 43
Peterborough -11 7 £400 +11.11% 19
CSS
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 64 (92.75%) HTML
2 53 (76.81%) JavaScript
3 46 (66.67%) HTML5
4 36 (52.17%) CSS3
5 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (37.68%) Git (software)
7 24 (34.78%) Web Development
8 23 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 19 (27.54%) C#
9 19 (27.54%) MVC
10 16 (23.19%) Java
10 16 (23.19%) JSON
10 16 (23.19%) jQuery
10 16 (23.19%) Node.js
11 14 (20.29%) Front End Development
11 14 (20.29%) MySQL
12 13 (18.84%) Linux
12 13 (18.84%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (18.84%) RESTful
13 12 (17.39%) Sass
13 12 (17.39%) React
14 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
14 11 (15.94%) User Experience
14 11 (15.94%) D3.js
14 11 (15.94%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
15 10 (14.49%) npm
15 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (14.49%) XML
15 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET

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 7 (10.14%) Apache
1 7 (10.14%) Drupal
1 7 (10.14%) WordPress
2 6 (8.70%) Predix
3 5 (7.25%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) nginx
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) npm
2 9 (13.04%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.90%) Office 365
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.45%) GitHub
6 1 (1.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) MySQL
2 5 (7.25%) Redis
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.45%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (37.68%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (11.59%) gulp
4 6 (8.70%) Bower
4 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (7.25%) IntelliJ
5 5 (7.25%) Jasmine
5 5 (7.25%) JIRA
5 5 (7.25%) JUnit
5 5 (7.25%) Maven
5 5 (7.25%) Mercurial
5 5 (7.25%) Mockito
5 5 (7.25%) WebStorm
6 4 (5.80%) git-flow
6 4 (5.80%) Protractor
6 4 (5.80%) Selenium
7 3 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (4.35%) Subversion
8 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.14%) Games
2 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.90%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Billing
4 1 (1.45%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 62 (89.86%) Developer
2 12 (17.39%) Web Developer
3 11 (15.94%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (14.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (14.49%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Developer
6 8 (11.59%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.59%) CRM Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Angular Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.70%) C# Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Consultant
8 6 (8.70%) Drupal Developer
9 5 (7.25%) PHP Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 4 (5.80%) HTML Developer
10 4 (5.80%) WordPress Developer
11 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (92.75%) HTML
2 46 (66.67%) HTML5
3 36 (52.17%) CSS3
4 23 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 16 (23.19%) jQuery
5 16 (23.19%) JSON
5 16 (23.19%) Node.js
6 13 (18.84%) RESTful
7 12 (17.39%) React
7 12 (17.39%) Sass
8 11 (15.94%) D3.js
9 10 (14.49%) .NET
9 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET
9 10 (14.49%) XML
10 9 (13.04%) Angular 2
10 9 (13.04%) LESS
11 8 (11.59%) REST
11 8 (11.59%) Web Services
12 7 (10.14%) LAMP
12 7 (10.14%) Polymer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) User Experience
2 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.35%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.45%) Animation
4 1 (1.45%) CMDB
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Linux
2 4 (5.80%) CentOS
2 4 (5.80%) Windows
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.45%) Android
4 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (34.78%) Web Development
3 19 (27.54%) MVC
4 14 (20.29%) Front End Development
5 13 (18.84%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (15.94%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
7 10 (14.49%) TDD
7 10 (14.49%) Unit Testing
8 9 (13.04%) CRM
8 9 (13.04%) Microservices
8 9 (13.04%) Test Scripting
8 9 (13.04%) Use Case
9 8 (11.59%) OO
9 8 (11.59%) Open Source
10 6 (8.70%) API Integration
10 6 (8.70%) BDD
10 6 (8.70%) OWASP
10 6 (8.70%) Typography
10 6 (8.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 53 (76.81%) JavaScript
2 19 (27.54%) C#
3 16 (23.19%) Java
4 10 (14.49%) PHP
5 6 (8.70%) Scala
6 5 (7.25%) Groovy
6 5 (7.25%) Java 8
7 4 (5.80%) ES6
7 4 (5.80%) Python
8 3 (4.35%) Perl
9 2 (2.90%) SQL
10 1 (1.45%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) MCPD
2 1 (1.45%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Puppet
2 3 (4.35%) Rancher
3 1 (1.45%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) Mapbox
3 5 (7.25%) MuleSoft
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle
5 3 (4.35%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.45%) Adobe
6 1 (1.45%) Apigee
6 1 (1.45%) Google
6 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.45%) Telerik
6 1 (1.45%) WSO2