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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 24 May 2022 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
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 56 40 27
Rank change year-on-year -16 -13 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 20 11 32
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.40% 2.22% 5.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.69% 14.10% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 20
10th Percentile £416 £285 £311
25th Percentile £463 £300 £347
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £375 £424
Median % change year-on-year +40.00% -11.50% +0.89%
75th Percentile £538 £469 £469
90th Percentile £610 £480 £600
East of England median daily rate £500 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +21.21% +3.13% -

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 107 78 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.85% 15.76% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 57 124
10th Percentile £390 £300 £357
25th Percentile £413 £335 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £425 £475
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +10.47%
75th Percentile £575 £500 £550
90th Percentile £648 £635 £630
East of England median daily rate £523 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.13% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
10th Percentile - £11.43 £42.60
25th Percentile £12.75 £11.70 £43.50
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.81 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.43% -71.54% -5.26%
75th Percentile £14.25 £14.31 £60.50
90th Percentile - £14.82 £69.20
East of England median hourly rate £63.62 £45.00 £52.75
% change year-on-year +41.37% -14.69% +5.50%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Cambridgeshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CSS in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for CSS in Cambridgeshire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CSS in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for CSS in Cambridgeshire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CSS in Cambridgeshire.

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 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Peterborough -17 11 £525 +37.70% 4
Cambridge -11 9 £500 +49.25% 18
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 19 (95.00%) HTML
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (65.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
5 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (45.00%) React
6 8 (40.00%) TypeScript
6 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (40.00%) MVC
6 8 (40.00%) Agile
7 7 (35.00%) TDD
7 7 (35.00%) jQuery
7 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (35.00%) Full Stack Development
8 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (30.00%) Azure
8 6 (30.00%) Scrum
9 5 (25.00%) HTML5
9 5 (25.00%) Web Application Development
9 5 (25.00%) DevOps
9 5 (25.00%) Web Development
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle
9 5 (25.00%) CI/CD
10 4 (20.00%) SQL
10 4 (20.00%) Web Services
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (20.00%) Node.js
10 4 (20.00%) CSS3
10 4 (20.00%) API Development

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 2 (10.00%) Confluence
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Azure
2 3 (15.00%) AWS
2 3 (15.00%) BlazeMeter
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (10.00%) GitHub
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (10.00%) Power Platform
3 2 (10.00%) Serverless
4 1 (5.00%) Akamai
4 1 (5.00%) Power Automate
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) git-flow
2 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) JMeter
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) gulp
4 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.00%) webpack
4 1 (5.00%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) AWS Developer
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) React Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Marketing Automation Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Marketing Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
3 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (45.00%) React
4 7 (35.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (20.00%) CSS3
7 4 (20.00%) Node.js
7 4 (20.00%) Web Services
8 3 (15.00%) Redux
8 3 (15.00%) REST
9 2 (10.00%) GraphQL
9 2 (10.00%) JSON
9 2 (10.00%) Kendo UI
9 2 (10.00%) Middleware
9 2 (10.00%) RESTful
9 2 (10.00%) Swagger
9 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 7 (35.00%) Full Stack Development
2 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 6 (30.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) CI/CD
4 5 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 5 (25.00%) Web Development
5 4 (20.00%) API Development
6 3 (15.00%) OO
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
7 2 (10.00%) Change Management
7 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (10.00%) Internal Audit
7 2 (10.00%) Open Source
7 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Webhook
7 2 (10.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 8 (40.00%) TypeScript
4 4 (20.00%) ES6
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) Bash
7 1 (5.00%) Java
7 1 (5.00%) Lua
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Coveo
3 1 (5.00%) HubSpot
3 1 (5.00%) Marketo
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) Sitecore