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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 18 21
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs citing CSS 8 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 6.06% 6.61% 2.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 26.98% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 5
Median daily rate £375 £348 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.91% +5.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £251 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £26.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year +46.66% -27.08%  

CSS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 24 63 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 18.18% 24.51% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 220 51
Median daily rate £346 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £430 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.11% +1.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +3 6 - - 15
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 28 (96.55%) HTML
2 27 (93.10%) JavaScript
3 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (44.83%) SQL
5 12 (41.38%) JSON
5 12 (41.38%) REST
5 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
6 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
6 11 (37.93%) Spring
6 11 (37.93%) Java
6 11 (37.93%) JSP
6 11 (37.93%) Servlets
6 11 (37.93%) Struts
6 11 (37.93%) Hibernate
7 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
8 9 (31.03%) Front End Development
9 8 (27.59%) jQuery
10 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
10 6 (20.69%) CSS3
10 6 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (17.24%) HTML5
11 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (17.24%) .NET
11 5 (17.24%) Web Development
12 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
12 4 (13.79%) C#
12 4 (13.79%) Scrum
12 4 (13.79%) Finance
12 4 (13.79%) User Experience
12 4 (13.79%) React

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 1 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) EPiServer
1 1 (3.45%) nginx
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Grunt
2 1 (3.45%) gulp
2 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (13.79%) HTML Developer
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) UI Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Angular Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (96.55%) HTML
2 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
2 12 (41.38%) JSON
2 12 (41.38%) REST
3 11 (37.93%) Hibernate
3 11 (37.93%) JSP
3 11 (37.93%) Servlets
3 11 (37.93%) Spring
3 11 (37.93%) Struts
4 8 (27.59%) jQuery
5 6 (20.69%) CSS3
6 5 (17.24%) .NET
6 5 (17.24%) HTML5
6 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (13.79%) React
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
8 3 (10.34%) Ember.js
8 3 (10.34%) Sass
9 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Fintech
2 3 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (10.34%) W3C
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Front End Development
3 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
3 6 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (17.24%) Web Development
5 4 (13.79%) Mobile Development
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 3 (10.34%) Workflow
7 2 (6.90%) MVC
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
8 1 (3.45%) Content Management
8 1 (3.45%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.45%) Kanban
8 1 (3.45%) Mobile First
8 1 (3.45%) Secure Coding
8 1 (3.45%) SOLID
8 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) JavaScript
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) C#
5 3 (10.34%) Ada
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) ES6
7 1 (3.45%) PHP 5
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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