Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 17 December 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 91 86 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 13.81% 16.01% 19.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.17% 37.72% 42.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 62 49
East Sussex median daily rate £438 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +25.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £298 £275 £250
90th Percentile £575 £613 £428
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.25 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.11% +12.50% +77.78%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 312 228 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 47.34% 42.46% 45.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 156 138
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £313 £269 £263
90th Percentile £575 £563 £479
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
East Sussex median hourly rate £43.50 £35.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.29% -16.67% +5.00%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in East Sussex

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in East Sussex

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in East Sussex over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in East Sussex

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in East Sussex

CSS
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Brighton -3 74 £449 +15.81% 21
Hastings -1 6 £391 +17.14% 1
Hove -2 3 £444 -8.97% 1
Eastbourne - 2 £445 -
Uckfield -2 1 £320 -0.78%
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for CSS.

1 89 (97.80%) HTML
2 68 (74.73%) JavaScript
3 41 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (40.66%) HTML5
5 32 (35.16%) Web Development
6 30 (32.97%) Java
7 29 (31.87%) CSS3
7 29 (31.87%) AngularJS
8 28 (30.77%) MVC
9 24 (26.37%) Ajax
10 23 (25.27%) Git (software)
11 22 (24.18%) jQuery
11 22 (24.18%) REST
11 22 (24.18%) Front End Development
11 22 (24.18%) Scrum
11 22 (24.18%) HTTP
12 21 (23.08%) TDD
13 20 (21.98%) React
14 19 (20.88%) Test Automation
14 19 (20.88%) Open Source
14 19 (20.88%) C#
15 18 (19.78%) RESTful
15 18 (19.78%) Problem-Solving
16 17 (18.68%) Relational Database
16 17 (18.68%) JSON
17 16 (17.58%) Scala
18 15 (16.48%) Responsive Web Design
18 15 (16.48%) Ruby
18 15 (16.48%) Spring
18 15 (16.48%) Linux

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 13 (14.29%) Confluence
2 5 (5.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (5.49%) WordPress
3 2 (2.20%) CMS
3 2 (2.20%) JBoss
3 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.10%) Apache
4 1 (1.10%) Drupal
4 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.10%) IIS
4 1 (1.10%) nginx
4 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.10%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.10%) InDesign
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.20%) GitHub
3 2 (2.20%) Office 365
4 1 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.10%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.10%) npm
4 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.18%) HTTP
2 3 (3.30%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.10%) SSL
3 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.68%) Relational Database
2 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.79%) MySQL
4 5 (5.49%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.10%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.10%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (25.27%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 14 (15.38%) JIRA
3 13 (14.29%) JUnit
4 12 (13.19%) Subversion
5 7 (7.69%) Selenium
6 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.30%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.20%) Grunt
7 2 (2.20%) gulp
7 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (2.20%) webpack
8 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.10%) Gatling
8 1 (1.10%) git-flow
8 1 (1.10%) GitLab
8 1 (1.10%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.10%) Sublime Text
General
1 14 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Marketing
3 2 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 80 (87.91%) Developer
2 21 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 16 (17.58%) Java Developer
4 12 (13.19%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (13.19%) Scala Developer
5 11 (12.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 10 (10.99%) HTML CSS Developer
6 10 (10.99%) HTML Developer
7 9 (9.89%) .NET Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Angular Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Java Scala Developer
8 8 (8.79%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.59%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.59%) UI Developer
10 5 (5.49%) PHP Developer
10 5 (5.49%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.30%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (97.80%) HTML
2 37 (40.66%) HTML5
3 29 (31.87%) AngularJS
3 29 (31.87%) CSS3
4 24 (26.37%) Ajax
5 22 (24.18%) jQuery
5 22 (24.18%) REST
6 20 (21.98%) React
7 18 (19.78%) RESTful
8 17 (18.68%) JSON
9 15 (16.48%) Spring
10 14 (15.38%) Play Framework
11 13 (14.29%) .NET
11 13 (14.29%) Django
12 12 (13.19%) Guice
12 12 (13.19%) Ruby on Rails
12 12 (13.19%) Spring MVC
13 10 (10.99%) ASP.NET
13 10 (10.99%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (9.89%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (6.59%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (5.49%) W3C
3 4 (4.40%) Fintech
3 4 (4.40%) User Experience
4 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.20%) NHS
4 2 (2.20%) Social Media
5 1 (1.10%) BBC
5 1 (1.10%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.10%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.10%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.10%) Life Science
5 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.48%) Linux
2 8 (8.79%) Unix
3 3 (3.30%) Windows
4 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.16%) Web Development
3 28 (30.77%) MVC
4 22 (24.18%) Front End Development
4 22 (24.18%) Scrum
5 21 (23.08%) TDD
6 19 (20.88%) Open Source
6 19 (20.88%) Test Automation
7 18 (19.78%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (16.48%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (13.19%) Configuration Management
9 12 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (13.19%) Web Design
10 11 (12.09%) OWASP
10 11 (12.09%) Service Design
11 10 (10.99%) Prototyping
12 9 (9.89%) SOA
13 8 (8.79%) Pair Programming
14 7 (7.69%) Web Application Development
15 6 (6.59%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 68 (74.73%) JavaScript
2 30 (32.97%) Java
3 19 (20.88%) C#
4 16 (17.58%) Scala
5 15 (16.48%) Ruby
6 12 (13.19%) PHP
7 6 (6.59%) Java 8
8 5 (5.49%) ES6
9 4 (4.40%) Python
9 4 (4.40%) SQL
10 2 (2.20%) Kotlin
10 2 (2.20%) Rust
10 2 (2.20%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.10%) Groovy
11 1 (1.10%) Haskell
11 1 (1.10%) Perl
11 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.10%) VB
11 1 (1.10%) VB6
11 1 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.40%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Ansible
1 1 (1.10%) Grafana
1 1 (1.10%) Kibana
1 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (14.29%) Google
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.49%) Adobe
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle
5 1 (1.10%) IBM
5 1 (1.10%) OutSystems
5 1 (1.10%) webMethods
5 1 (1.10%) WooCommerce