Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 45 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 42 57 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.91% 4.41% 5.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.24% 14.39% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 39 25
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £445 £375 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.67% +15.03% -9.44%
10th Percentile £374 £308 £213
90th Percentile £512 £475 £425
East of England median daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +3.33% +10.29% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £42.50
East of England median hourly rate £25.17 £41.13 £31.45
% change year-on-year -38.81% +30.76% -8.40%

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 295 396 356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.49% 30.65% 33.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 207 163
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -2.60%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 10
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +11.11% -19.00%
10th Percentile £34.25 £32.50 £15.75
90th Percentile £48.80 £95.50 £46.83
East of England median hourly rate £45.25 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +7.74% +12.00% -5.66%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 24 £445 +8.87% 48
Peterborough +10 14 £425 +16.44% 16
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 41 (97.62%) JavaScript
2 39 (92.86%) HTML
3 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (33.33%) HTML5
5 12 (28.57%) TDD
6 11 (26.19%) Java
7 10 (23.81%) PHP
7 10 (23.81%) jQuery
7 10 (23.81%) Node.js
7 10 (23.81%) React
7 10 (23.81%) ES6
8 9 (21.43%) CSS3
8 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
8 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 8 (19.05%) Symfony
10 7 (16.67%) .NET
10 7 (16.67%) C#
10 7 (16.67%) Visualisation
10 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 7 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
10 7 (16.67%) Front End Development
11 6 (14.29%) GraphQL
11 6 (14.29%) Redux
11 6 (14.29%) WebGL
11 6 (14.29%) REST
11 6 (14.29%) Machine Learning
11 6 (14.29%) D3.js
11 6 (14.29%) Big Data
11 6 (14.29%) MVC
12 5 (11.90%) Scrum

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 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) npm
2 2 (4.76%) Office 365
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.38%) Apigee
3 1 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Serverless
3 1 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Big Data
2 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) Redis
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.90%) Selenium
3 4 (9.52%) gulp
3 4 (9.52%) JIRA
4 3 (7.14%) Jasmine
4 3 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (7.14%) PHPUnit
4 3 (7.14%) Protractor
4 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.76%) git-flow
5 2 (4.76%) Grunt
5 2 (4.76%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.52%) Legal
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (11.90%) PHP Developer
4 4 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (9.52%) JavaScript Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Big Data Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Big Data Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Symfony Developer
6 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.38%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.38%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (92.86%) HTML
2 14 (33.33%) HTML5
3 10 (23.81%) jQuery
3 10 (23.81%) Node.js
3 10 (23.81%) React
4 9 (21.43%) CSS3
5 8 (19.05%) Symfony
6 7 (16.67%) .NET
6 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 6 (14.29%) D3.js
7 6 (14.29%) GraphQL
7 6 (14.29%) Redux
7 6 (14.29%) REST
7 6 (14.29%) WebGL
8 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (11.90%) RESTful
8 5 (11.90%) Sass
9 4 (9.52%) Ajax
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
9 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Animation
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) TDD
3 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 7 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 7 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 6 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 6 (14.29%) MVC
6 5 (11.90%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (11.90%) Scrum
7 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
8 3 (7.14%) API Development
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.14%) Design Thinking
8 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.14%) Microservices
8 3 (7.14%) Open Source
8 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.14%) Web Development
8 3 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (26.19%) Java
3 10 (23.81%) ES6
3 10 (23.81%) PHP
4 7 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.76%) ES7
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
1 1 (2.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Rancher
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) MuleSoft
2 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) WSO2