Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 17 22
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 10 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.39% 7.86% 5.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.71% 26.83% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 7
Dorset median daily rate £388 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -10.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £308 £275 £333
90th Percentile £438 £501 £426
South West median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £28.00 £67.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -58.52% +58.82% +80.66%

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 68 82 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 23.05% 29.29% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 46 39
Dorset median daily rate £425 £394 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% -5.69% +19.29%
10th Percentile £317 £275 £319
90th Percentile £550 £538 £483
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Dorset median hourly rate £48.42 £45.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.60% +200.00% -
South West median hourly rate £40.50 £44.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -7.95% -2.22% +18.03%

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 6 months to 23 October 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 +2 9 £388 +6.90% 29
Poole - 1 £425 - 16
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Web Design
3 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (30.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (30.00%) React
3 3 (30.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 3 (30.00%) Wireframes
3 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
3 3 (30.00%) User Experience
3 3 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) Java 8
4 2 (20.00%) Redux
4 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (20.00%) Sass
4 2 (20.00%) LESS

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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Mockito
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (30.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) React
2 3 (30.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) LESS
3 2 (20.00%) Redux
3 2 (20.00%) Sass
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) Django
4 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Laravel
4 1 (10.00%) Vue.js
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (30.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
1 3 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (30.00%) Web Design
1 3 (30.00%) Web Development
1 3 (30.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (10.00%) Microservices
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Java 8
2 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft