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 24 June 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.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 11 22
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11  
Contract jobs citing CSS 54 60 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 9.34% 10.15% 7.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.73% 29.85% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 35
Median daily rate £394 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £350 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £450 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £29.75 £33.77
% change year-on-year +28.57% -11.90%  

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 165 201 276
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.55% 34.01% 35.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 128 180
Median daily rate £388 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Cambridgeshire

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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

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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 24 June 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 -2 26 £394 +5.00% 28
Peterborough -2 3 - - 9
Huntingdon - 2 £250 - 3
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 69 (82.14%) HTML
2 52 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 48 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (40.48%) C#
5 33 (39.29%) Node.js
6 32 (38.10%) .NET
7 29 (34.52%) HTML5
8 24 (28.57%) jQuery
8 24 (28.57%) CSS3
8 24 (28.57%) TDD
9 20 (23.81%) E-Commerce
10 19 (22.62%) AngularJS
11 18 (21.43%) User Experience
11 18 (21.43%) Java
12 16 (19.05%) MVC
13 14 (16.67%) gulp
13 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET
14 13 (15.48%) Front End Development
15 12 (14.29%) Angular 2
15 12 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
16 10 (11.90%) Web Development
16 10 (11.90%) XML
16 10 (11.90%) Windows
16 10 (11.90%) Sass
17 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
17 9 (10.71%) Spring
17 9 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
18 8 (9.52%) JSON
18 8 (9.52%) Pair Programming

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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 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.76%) CMS
3 4 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.57%) Drupal
4 3 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.57%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.57%) WordPress
5 2 (2.38%) IIS
5 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.19%) Apache
6 1 (1.19%) Moodle
6 1 (1.19%) Predix
6 1 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (5.95%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (5.95%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (4.76%) Magento
3 3 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.33%) GitHub
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.57%) SaaS
5 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.19%) Office 365
5 1 (1.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) Internet
2 3 (3.57%) Intranet
3 1 (1.19%) HTTP
3 1 (1.19%) SSL
3 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) MySQL
3 4 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.57%) Redis
5 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.19%) GIS
6 1 (1.19%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (16.67%) gulp
2 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.33%) Grunt
3 7 (8.33%) Mercurial
4 6 (7.14%) Jasmine
5 4 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.76%) Mocha
5 4 (4.76%) Subversion
6 3 (3.57%) Babel
6 3 (3.57%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.57%) IntelliJ
6 3 (3.57%) PhantomJS
6 3 (3.57%) Selenium
6 3 (3.57%) WebStorm
7 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.38%) Lombardi
7 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.19%) MorphX
8 1 (1.19%) RSpec
8 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (4.76%) Retail
1 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.57%) Games
3 2 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (82.14%) Developer
2 19 (22.62%) Node.js Developer
3 15 (17.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (15.48%) Full Stack Developer
5 11 (13.10%) .NET Developer
6 9 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Digital Developer
7 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce Developer
8 7 (8.33%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Agile Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Angular Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Consultant
10 4 (4.76%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Designer
12 2 (2.38%) Agile Java Developer
12 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (82.14%) HTML
2 33 (39.29%) Node.js
3 32 (38.10%) .NET
4 29 (34.52%) HTML5
5 24 (28.57%) CSS3
5 24 (28.57%) jQuery
6 19 (22.62%) AngularJS
7 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 12 (14.29%) Angular 2
9 10 (11.90%) Sass
9 10 (11.90%) XML
10 9 (10.71%) Spring
11 8 (9.52%) JSON
11 8 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (9.52%) REST
12 7 (8.33%) LESS
13 6 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (7.14%) React
13 6 (7.14%) RESTful
13 6 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.43%) User Experience
2 9 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.14%) Graphic Design
5 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.57%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.19%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.57%) TDD
3 20 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 16 (19.05%) MVC
5 13 (15.48%) Front End Development
6 12 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (11.90%) Web Development
8 8 (9.52%) Pair Programming
9 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.14%) Scrum
10 6 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.14%) UX Design
11 5 (5.95%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (5.95%) Wireframes
12 4 (4.76%) BDD
12 4 (4.76%) CRM
12 4 (4.76%) DevOps
12 4 (4.76%) OO
12 4 (4.76%) Software Delivery
12 4 (4.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 34 (40.48%) C#
3 18 (21.43%) Java
4 7 (8.33%) PHP
4 7 (8.33%) TypeScript
5 6 (7.14%) ES6
5 6 (7.14%) SQL
6 3 (3.57%) Dart
6 3 (3.57%) ECMAScript
6 3 (3.57%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.19%) C
8 1 (1.19%) C++
8 1 (1.19%) Perl
8 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.19%) IBM Certification
3 1 (1.19%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.19%) MCPD
3 1 (1.19%) MCSD
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.19%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.19%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.57%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.38%) IBM
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle
3 2 (2.38%) Zend
4 1 (1.19%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.19%) Google
4 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.19%) Nintex
4 1 (1.19%) SAP
4 1 (1.19%) Sun
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