Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 27 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 60 65 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.62% 5.80% 6.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.87% 18.16% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 42
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £415 £340 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.06% -6.21% +11.54%
10th Percentile £313 £219 £321
90th Percentile £525 £425 £438
East of England median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £35.50 £31.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +14.52% -27.06% +6.25%

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 318 358 387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.78% 31.96% 32.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 186 237
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £269 £220 £295
90th Percentile £525 £515 £533
East of England median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.44% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 11
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £23.65 £15.55 £18.50
90th Percentile £100.00 £44.00 £57.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -6.25%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +11 45 £425 +21.43% 53
Peterborough -3 8 £381 +8.93% 13
Huntingdon +8 1 £275 -8.33% 2
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 50 (83.33%) HTML
1 50 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 39 (65.00%) AngularJS
3 31 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (48.33%) HTML5
5 28 (46.67%) jQuery
6 27 (45.00%) Git (software)
7 22 (36.67%) MVC
8 21 (35.00%) CSS3
9 20 (33.33%) Sass
10 18 (30.00%) Node.js
11 17 (28.33%) Web Development
11 17 (28.33%) React
12 16 (26.67%) LESS
12 16 (26.67%) JSON
13 15 (25.00%) .NET
14 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
14 14 (23.33%) C#
14 14 (23.33%) TDD
14 14 (23.33%) RESTful
14 14 (23.33%) Front End Development
15 13 (21.67%) Java
16 12 (20.00%) Mercurial
16 12 (20.00%) JIRA
17 11 (18.33%) MySQL
17 11 (18.33%) User Experience
17 11 (18.33%) D3.js
17 11 (18.33%) Jasmine
17 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
18 10 (16.67%) Puppet

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 9 (15.00%) CMS
2 7 (11.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (10.00%) Predix
4 3 (5.00%) Drupal
4 3 (5.00%) WordPress
5 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.67%) Apache
6 1 (1.67%) Magnolia
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.67%) GIMP
2 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) CiviCRM
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (16.67%) npm
3 6 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (5.00%) Office 365
6 1 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) MySQL
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.67%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (20.00%) JIRA
2 12 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 11 (18.33%) Jasmine
4 10 (16.67%) gulp
4 10 (16.67%) Subversion
5 8 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (11.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (11.67%) Mocha
7 6 (10.00%) Bower
7 6 (10.00%) Vagrant
8 5 (8.33%) IntelliJ
8 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
8 5 (8.33%) JUnit
8 5 (8.33%) Maven
8 5 (8.33%) Mockito
8 5 (8.33%) WebStorm
9 4 (6.67%) Protractor
10 3 (5.00%) Grunt
11 2 (3.33%) webpack
General
1 7 (11.67%) Games
2 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.67%) Finance
4 3 (5.00%) Advertising
5 2 (3.33%) Billing
6 1 (1.67%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (86.67%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (11.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Sitecore Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Angular Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.67%) React Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.33%) Agile Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Applications Consultant
9 2 (3.33%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (83.33%) HTML
2 39 (65.00%) AngularJS
3 29 (48.33%) HTML5
4 28 (46.67%) jQuery
5 21 (35.00%) CSS3
6 20 (33.33%) Sass
7 18 (30.00%) Node.js
8 17 (28.33%) React
9 16 (26.67%) JSON
9 16 (26.67%) LESS
10 15 (25.00%) .NET
11 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
11 14 (23.33%) RESTful
12 11 (18.33%) D3.js
13 10 (16.67%) Angular 2
13 10 (16.67%) XML
14 9 (15.00%) .NET Framework
14 9 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (15.00%) Web Services
15 7 (11.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) User Experience
2 9 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) Animation
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) CentOS
3 3 (5.00%) Windows
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.67%) MVC
3 17 (28.33%) Web Development
4 14 (23.33%) Front End Development
4 14 (23.33%) TDD
5 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (15.00%) Scrum
7 8 (13.33%) Microservices
7 8 (13.33%) Open Source
7 8 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (11.67%) Content Management
8 7 (11.67%) SDLC
9 6 (10.00%) BDD
9 6 (10.00%) DevOps
9 6 (10.00%) OO
9 6 (10.00%) OWASP
9 6 (10.00%) SOA
9 6 (10.00%) Web Application Development
10 5 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (8.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 50 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (23.33%) C#
3 13 (21.67%) Java
4 8 (13.33%) Scala
5 7 (11.67%) PHP
6 5 (8.33%) Groovy
6 5 (8.33%) Java 8
6 5 (8.33%) Python
7 4 (6.67%) SQL
8 3 (5.00%) ES6
8 3 (5.00%) Perl
8 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.33%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.67%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) MCPD
2 1 (1.67%) MCSD
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Puppet
2 6 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.00%) Rancher
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle
1 7 (11.67%) Sitecore
2 6 (10.00%) Coveo
2 6 (10.00%) Mapbox
3 3 (5.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.33%) Adobe
4 2 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (1.67%) Monetate
5 1 (1.67%) Qubit
5 1 (1.67%) Telerik