Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 16 18
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 24 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 7.89% 7.03% 6.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.77% 24.22% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 19
Dorset median daily rate £375 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -2.99% +8.94%
10th Percentile £274 £218 £257
90th Percentile £431 £406 £398
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £23.28 £42.00
% change year-on-year +82.60% -44.58% +20.00%

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 78 128 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 25.66% 29.02% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 94 37
Dorset median daily rate £416 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.93% +2.94% +4.62%
10th Percentile £325 £238 £213
90th Percentile £481 £446 £480
South West median daily rate £395 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +6.82% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 17
Dorset median hourly rate £44.50 - £37.50
10th Percentile £42.25 - £26.25
90th Percentile £46.75 - £44.25
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +24.14% -14.71% -

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
Bournemouth +8 18 £368 +13.08% 4
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Dorset region with a requirement for CSS.

1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
3 15 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 11 (45.83%) .NET
4 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (45.83%) Web Development
4 11 (45.83%) C#
5 10 (41.67%) jQuery
6 9 (37.50%) MVC
7 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
7 7 (29.17%) Scrum
7 7 (29.17%) CSS3
8 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (20.83%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) Web Services
9 5 (20.83%) PHP
9 5 (20.83%) HTML5
9 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
9 5 (20.83%) Grunt
9 5 (20.83%) React
10 4 (16.67%) webpack
10 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
10 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
10 4 (16.67%) REST
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) XML
10 4 (16.67%) XSLT
10 4 (16.67%) SharePoint

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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) GitHub
1 2 (8.33%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) Grunt
3 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.67%) NUnit
3 4 (16.67%) webpack
4 2 (8.33%) FxCop
4 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) MSTest
4 2 (8.33%) ReSharper
4 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.17%) gulp
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (12.50%) iOS Developer
5 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 11 (45.83%) .NET
4 10 (41.67%) jQuery
5 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
5 7 (29.17%) CSS3
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (20.83%) HTML5
7 5 (20.83%) React
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) REST
8 4 (16.67%) XML
8 4 (16.67%) XSLT
9 3 (12.50%) JSON
9 3 (12.50%) Node.js
9 3 (12.50%) Sass
9 3 (12.50%) Thymeleaf
10 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (8.33%) Kendo UI
10 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.33%) Fintech
2 2 (8.33%) iPad
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) W3C
3 1 (4.17%) CMDB
3 1 (4.17%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (45.83%) Web Development
2 9 (37.50%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (8.33%) Kanban
6 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) OOP
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 2 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 11 (45.83%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Apple Swift
5 3 (12.50%) ECMAScript
5 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.33%) Ada
6 2 (8.33%) Java
7 1 (4.17%) ES6
7 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.17%) Zend