Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 14 November 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)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 20 18
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 21 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 7.39% 7.41% 7.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 28.21% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 24
Dorset median daily rate £338 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +15.38% -2.99%
10th Percentile £275 £274 £215
90th Percentile £501 £431 £406
South West median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +12.86% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £67.50 £42.50 £23.28
% change year-on-year +58.82% +82.60% -40.70%

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 Dorset with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 84 78 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 29.58% 26.26% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 48 93
Dorset median daily rate £400 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +18.57% +5.26%
10th Percentile £275 £319 £238
90th Percentile £548 £479 £448
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +9.68% +4.73% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Dorset median hourly rate £45.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% -11.76%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Dorset

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS in Dorset.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Dorset

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Dorset over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Dorset

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS in Dorset.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Dorset

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Bournemouth -3 18 £363 -1.36% 19
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for CSS.

1 21 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
3 8 (38.10%) User Experience
4 6 (28.57%) Analytics
4 6 (28.57%) Prototyping
4 6 (28.57%) jQuery
5 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
5 5 (23.81%) C#
5 5 (23.81%) PHP
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) .NET
5 5 (23.81%) MySQL
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
6 4 (19.05%) XHTML
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) Games
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) HTML5
6 4 (19.05%) JSON
6 4 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (19.05%) People Management
6 4 (19.05%) Node.js
6 4 (19.05%) CSS3
6 4 (19.05%) InVision
6 4 (19.05%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (14.29%) Task Model
7 3 (14.29%) Framer.js

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) Confluence
1 2 (9.52%) Drupal
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) InVision
2 3 (14.29%) Pixate
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Games
3 3 (14.29%) Electronics
4 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (23.81%) Designer
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) UX Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.52%) Magento Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.76%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.76%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
3 6 (28.57%) jQuery
4 5 (23.81%) .NET
5 4 (19.05%) CSS3
5 4 (19.05%) HTML5
5 4 (19.05%) JSON
5 4 (19.05%) Node.js
5 4 (19.05%) Web Services
5 4 (19.05%) XHTML
6 3 (14.29%) Framer.js
6 3 (14.29%) React
6 3 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (9.52%) D3.js
7 2 (9.52%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (9.52%) REST
7 2 (9.52%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (4.76%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Android
1 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Analytics
1 6 (28.57%) Prototyping
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (19.05%) People Management
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Conceptual Models
3 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 3 (14.29%) Information Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Task Model
3 3 (14.29%) Usability Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 3 (14.29%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (9.52%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (9.52%) Server Management
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) PHP
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
3 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Adobe
1 2 (9.52%) Omniture
1 2 (9.52%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle