Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 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)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 14 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS 23 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 8.85% 10.30% 8.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.27% 33.70% 25.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 22
Dorset median daily rate £350 £353 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.71% +8.46% -3.70%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £250
90th Percentile £501 £438 £388
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Dorset median hourly rate - - £32.50
South West median hourly rate £68.75 £45.00 £23.28
% change year-on-year +52.78% +93.34% -45.56%

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 91 92 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 35.00% 30.56% 32.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 56 82
Dorset median daily rate £425 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £290 £294 £251
90th Percentile £538 £481 £438
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Dorset median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +36.92% -13.33%
10th Percentile £42.50 £42.25 £31.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.75 £33.75
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -11.24%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 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
Bournemouth -1 20 £350 +5.66% 21
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Dorset region with a requirement for CSS.

1 22 (95.65%) HTML
2 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
4 8 (34.78%) User Experience
4 8 (34.78%) Finance
5 7 (30.43%) .NET
5 7 (30.43%) C#
6 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
6 6 (26.09%) jQuery
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) Analytics
6 6 (26.09%) Prototyping
7 5 (21.74%) HTML5
7 5 (21.74%) CSS3
7 5 (21.74%) MySQL
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) PHP
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) Games
8 4 (17.39%) XHTML
8 4 (17.39%) Web Services
8 4 (17.39%) Project Management
8 4 (17.39%) JSON
8 4 (17.39%) Node.js
8 4 (17.39%) People Management
8 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
8 4 (17.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 4 (17.39%) InVision
8 4 (17.39%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (17.39%) Design Thinking

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 (8.70%) CMS
1 2 (8.70%) Confluence
1 2 (8.70%) Drupal
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) InVision
2 3 (13.04%) Pixate
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Games
3 3 (13.04%) Electronics
4 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Designer
4 4 (17.39%) UX Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Angular Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.70%) Magento Developer
5 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.35%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.35%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
3 7 (30.43%) .NET
4 6 (26.09%) jQuery
5 5 (21.74%) CSS3
5 5 (21.74%) HTML5
6 4 (17.39%) JSON
6 4 (17.39%) Node.js
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services
6 4 (17.39%) XHTML
7 3 (13.04%) Framer.js
7 3 (13.04%) React
7 3 (13.04%) XML
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (8.70%) D3.js
8 2 (8.70%) Highcharts JS
8 2 (8.70%) REST
8 2 (8.70%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Android
1 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (26.09%) Analytics
1 6 (26.09%) Prototyping
2 4 (17.39%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (17.39%) Design Thinking
2 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
2 4 (17.39%) People Management
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Conceptual Models
3 3 (13.04%) Information Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Task Model
3 3 (13.04%) Usability Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
3 3 (13.04%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (8.70%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.35%) ES6
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe
1 2 (8.70%) Omniture
1 2 (8.70%) Splunk
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle