Period
to 23 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 24 18
Rank change year-on-year -11 -6 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS 60 85 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.99% 6.16% 7.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.29% 20.68% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 39 48
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £297 £228 £313
90th Percentile £513 £450 £449
East of England median daily rate £389 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +7.24% +3.57% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £15.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -64.71% +286.36%
East of England median hourly rate £33.08 £39.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year -17.04% +13.93% +180.00%

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 328 411 367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.27% 29.78% 33.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 209 193
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £274 £275
90th Percentile £538 £503 £550
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.50 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.18% -2.86%
10th Percentile £15.00 £29.00 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.25 £77.50 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year +2.41% +12.93% +0.45%

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 October 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 October 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 -3 43 £375 +7.14% 50
Peterborough +4 15 £438 +21.11% 13
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 55 (91.67%) HTML
2 50 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 38 (63.33%) HTML5
4 31 (51.67%) CSS3
5 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (33.33%) C#
7 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 16 (26.67%) Web Development
8 16 (26.67%) Java
9 13 (21.67%) PHP
9 13 (21.67%) Test Automation
10 12 (20.00%) React
11 10 (16.67%) Microservices
11 10 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 10 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (16.67%) Front End Development
11 10 (16.67%) Symfony
11 10 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 10 (16.67%) .NET
11 10 (16.67%) Web Services
12 9 (15.00%) CRM
12 9 (15.00%) TDD
12 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (15.00%) MVC
12 9 (15.00%) LAMP
12 9 (15.00%) Test Scripting
12 9 (15.00%) Selenium
12 9 (15.00%) Use Case
12 9 (15.00%) QA

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 6 (10.00%) Apache
1 6 (10.00%) Drupal
2 5 (8.33%) WordPress
3 4 (6.67%) CMS
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) nginx
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.33%) Apigee
4 2 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.33%) Office 365
4 2 (3.33%) Serverless
5 1 (1.67%) GitHub
5 1 (1.67%) SaaS
5 1 (1.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) MySQL
1 8 (13.33%) Redis
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.00%) Selenium
3 6 (10.00%) git-flow
3 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (8.33%) JIRA
5 4 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 4 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (5.00%) PHPUnit
6 3 (5.00%) Protractor
7 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.67%) GitLab
7 1 (1.67%) Grunt
7 1 (1.67%) gulp
7 1 (1.67%) Mocha
7 1 (1.67%) Subversion
7 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.67%) webpack
General
1 2 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (95.00%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 8 (13.33%) CRM Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 7 (11.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (11.67%) C# Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (11.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (11.67%) PHP Developer
5 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Angular Developer
7 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) HTML Developer
7 4 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (91.67%) HTML
2 38 (63.33%) HTML5
3 31 (51.67%) CSS3
4 12 (20.00%) React
5 10 (16.67%) .NET
5 10 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 10 (16.67%) Symfony
5 10 (16.67%) Web Services
6 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (15.00%) LAMP
6 9 (15.00%) Spring Boot
7 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 8 (13.33%) Memcached
8 6 (10.00%) REST
9 5 (8.33%) jQuery
10 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (6.67%) NHibernate
10 4 (6.67%) Node.js
10 4 (6.67%) RESTful
10 4 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) User Experience
3 3 (5.00%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) CMDB
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.67%) Social Media
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) Web Development
3 13 (21.67%) Test Automation
4 10 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 10 (16.67%) Microservices
4 10 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 9 (15.00%) CRM
5 9 (15.00%) MVC
5 9 (15.00%) TDD
5 9 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 9 (15.00%) Use Case
6 8 (13.33%) API Development
6 8 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (13.33%) Scrum
6 8 (13.33%) Wireframes
7 5 (8.33%) API Integration
7 5 (8.33%) Typography
8 4 (6.67%) Content Management
8 4 (6.67%) OO
8 4 (6.67%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 50 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 20 (33.33%) C#
3 16 (26.67%) Java
4 13 (21.67%) PHP
5 3 (5.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.33%) SQL
7 1 (1.67%) ES6
7 1 (1.67%) Perl
7 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.67%) Rancher
1 1 (1.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) MuleSoft
3 2 (3.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) WSO2
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow