Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 20 22
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 73 76 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.13% 6.67% 7.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.02% 19.59% 19.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 96
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +10.29% +0.74%
10th Percentile £256 £276 £206
90th Percentile £440 £438 £475
East of England median daily rate £366 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +4.64% - -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.71% +286.36% -76.84%
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.73 £18.25
% change year-on-year +18.61% +84.79% -23.96%

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 429 388 586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 30.13% 34.04% 36.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 196 368
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% +7.80%
10th Percentile £285 £258 £263
90th Percentile £500 £550 £488
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £381
% change year-on-year +6.25% +4.92% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 20
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £44.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -8.73% +1.43%
10th Percentile £20.41 £15.75 £9.25
90th Percentile £93.25 £47.43 £59.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.48
% change year-on-year +18.75% -3.94% +7.84%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 -16 29 £350 -6.67% 17
Peterborough +4 25 £364 +3.93% 10
Huntingdon -3 1 £175 - 1
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 61 (83.56%) HTML
2 53 (72.60%) JavaScript
3 36 (49.32%) AngularJS
4 31 (42.47%) HTML5
5 30 (41.10%) Node.js
5 30 (41.10%) jQuery
6 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (38.36%) CSS3
8 24 (32.88%) Git (software)
9 23 (31.51%) Front End Development
9 23 (31.51%) .NET
10 20 (27.40%) C#
11 18 (24.66%) TDD
12 17 (23.29%) Sass
13 16 (21.92%) Java
14 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce
15 12 (16.44%) Degree
16 11 (15.07%) User Experience
16 11 (15.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 11 (15.07%) Retail
16 11 (15.07%) Adobe
17 10 (13.70%) npm
18 8 (10.96%) React
18 8 (10.96%) XML
19 7 (9.59%) Pair Programming
19 7 (9.59%) JSON
19 7 (9.59%) gulp
19 7 (9.59%) Jasmine
20 6 (8.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 6 (8.22%) TypeScript

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 (8.22%) CMS
2 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.74%) Drupal
4 2 (2.74%) SAS
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.37%) Apache
5 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) Magnolia
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.74%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (2.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.74%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (1.37%) CiviCRM
3 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.37%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) npm
2 4 (5.48%) GitHub
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.74%) Office 365
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.37%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) MySQL
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (32.88%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.59%) gulp
2 7 (9.59%) Jasmine
3 5 (6.85%) Grunt
3 5 (6.85%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (5.48%) NUnit
5 3 (4.11%) Babel
5 3 (4.11%) Bitbucket
5 3 (4.11%) Bower
5 3 (4.11%) RSpec
5 3 (4.11%) Selenium
5 3 (4.11%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.74%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.74%) JUnit
6 2 (2.74%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.74%) PhantomJS
6 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.74%) WebStorm
General
1 11 (15.07%) Retail
2 6 (8.22%) Advertising
3 3 (4.11%) Finance
4 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (83.56%) Developer
2 22 (30.14%) JavaScript Developer
3 17 (23.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (21.92%) Node.js Developer
5 12 (16.44%) Angular Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (8.22%) HTML Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Agile Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Digital Developer
9 4 (5.48%) E-Commerce Developer
9 4 (5.48%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Automation Tester
10 3 (4.11%) Tester
11 2 (2.74%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Agile Java Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Consultant
11 2 (2.74%) CRM Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Full Stack Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (83.56%) HTML
2 36 (49.32%) AngularJS
3 31 (42.47%) HTML5
4 30 (41.10%) jQuery
4 30 (41.10%) Node.js
5 28 (38.36%) CSS3
6 23 (31.51%) .NET
7 17 (23.29%) Sass
8 8 (10.96%) React
8 8 (10.96%) XML
9 7 (9.59%) JSON
10 6 (8.22%) Ajax
10 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
10 6 (8.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (6.85%) REST
12 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
12 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.48%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (5.48%) RESTful
12 4 (5.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) User Experience
2 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) CMDB
3 3 (4.11%) e-Learning
3 3 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.74%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.51%) Front End Development
3 18 (24.66%) TDD
4 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce
5 7 (9.59%) Pair Programming
6 6 (8.22%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.22%) Web Development
7 5 (6.85%) BDD
7 5 (6.85%) MVC
7 5 (6.85%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.48%) Manual Testing
9 3 (4.11%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.11%) CRM
9 3 (4.11%) Issue Tracking
9 3 (4.11%) ITIL
9 3 (4.11%) Microservices
9 3 (4.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 53 (72.60%) JavaScript
2 20 (27.40%) C#
3 16 (21.92%) Java
4 6 (8.22%) TypeScript
5 5 (6.85%) PHP
6 4 (5.48%) SQL
7 3 (4.11%) ES6
7 3 (4.11%) Python
7 3 (4.11%) Ruby
8 2 (2.74%) C++
8 2 (2.74%) Dart
8 2 (2.74%) ECMAScript
8 2 (2.74%) Scala
9 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.37%) C
9 1 (1.37%) Perl
9 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.37%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.37%) MCPD
4 1 (1.37%) MCSD
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Adobe
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.11%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.74%) Google
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) Twitter
5 1 (1.37%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.37%) Monetate
5 1 (1.37%) Nintex
5 1 (1.37%) Qubit