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 3 months to 24 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 East / East Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 9 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Contract jobs citing CSS 53 36 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 19.56% 12.54% 13.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.97% 30.77% 47.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 21 36
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £500 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.93 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £29.75 £33.77
% change year-on-year +28.57% -11.90%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 136 117 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 50.18% 40.77% 28.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 73 68
Median daily rate £338 £425 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.58% +34.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £540 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.93 - £19.00
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 East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing CSS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in East Sussex

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in East Sussex over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in East Sussex

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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

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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 3 months to 24 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
Brighton +2 44 £319 -20.31% 23
Hastings -3 4 £338 +22.72%
Hove -10 1 £238 - 2
Uckfield - 1 £375 - 1
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for CSS.

1 84 (95.45%) HTML
2 72 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 36 (40.91%) AngularJS
4 35 (39.77%) Front End Development
5 33 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (36.36%) jQuery
7 29 (32.95%) Web Development
8 27 (30.68%) C#
9 25 (28.41%) HTML5
10 24 (27.27%) CSS3
10 24 (27.27%) .NET
11 19 (21.59%) SQL
11 19 (21.59%) MVC
12 18 (20.45%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (19.32%) PHP
14 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET
15 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
16 13 (14.77%) MySQL
16 13 (14.77%) Git (software)
17 12 (13.64%) CMS
17 12 (13.64%) OO
18 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
18 10 (11.36%) User Experience
19 8 (9.09%) TDD
19 8 (9.09%) Finance
20 7 (7.95%) IIS
20 7 (7.95%) Backbone.js
20 7 (7.95%) Responsive Web Design
20 7 (7.95%) WordPress
21 6 (6.82%) Microsoft

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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 12 (13.64%) CMS
2 7 (7.95%) IIS
2 7 (7.95%) WordPress
3 5 (5.68%) Moodle
4 3 (3.41%) Drupal
5 2 (2.27%) DNN
5 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.27%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.14%) Confluence
6 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.14%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.77%) MySQL
3 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.68%) Grunt
3 3 (3.41%) Jasmine
3 3 (3.41%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (3.41%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.41%) webpack
4 2 (2.27%) Mocha
4 2 (2.27%) Protractor
4 2 (2.27%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.14%) gulp
5 1 (1.14%) JIRA
5 1 (1.14%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.14%) PostCSS
5 1 (1.14%) Subversion
5 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Advertising
3 2 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Games
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (87.50%) Developer
2 27 (30.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 16 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 13 (14.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (14.77%) C# Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 10 (11.36%) Angular Developer
6 10 (11.36%) PHP Developer
7 9 (10.23%) HTML CSS Developer
7 9 (10.23%) HTML Developer
8 7 (7.95%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Moodle Developer
10 4 (4.55%) MySQL Developer
10 4 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Designer
11 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Developer
11 3 (3.41%) UX Designer
11 3 (3.41%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (95.45%) HTML
2 36 (40.91%) AngularJS
3 32 (36.36%) jQuery
4 25 (28.41%) HTML5
5 24 (27.27%) .NET
5 24 (27.27%) CSS3
6 18 (20.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (7.95%) Backbone.js
10 6 (6.82%) React
11 5 (5.68%) Ajax
11 5 (5.68%) Angular 2
11 5 (5.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (5.68%) XML
12 4 (4.55%) Node.js
12 4 (4.55%) RESTful
12 4 (4.55%) Sass
12 4 (4.55%) XHTML
13 3 (3.41%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) User Experience
2 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) Fintech
3 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.14%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) Windows
1 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) Front End Development
2 33 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (32.95%) Web Development
4 19 (21.59%) MVC
5 12 (13.64%) OO
6 8 (9.09%) TDD
7 7 (7.95%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (6.82%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.68%) Web Design
10 4 (4.55%) BDD
10 4 (4.55%) Content Management
10 4 (4.55%) Prototyping
10 4 (4.55%) Scrum
11 3 (3.41%) API Development
11 3 (3.41%) Business Analysis
11 3 (3.41%) Data Analysis
11 3 (3.41%) MVVM
11 3 (3.41%) SOLID
11 3 (3.41%) SQL Optimisation
11 3 (3.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 27 (30.68%) C#
3 19 (21.59%) SQL
4 17 (19.32%) PHP
5 6 (6.82%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.41%) C
6 3 (3.41%) C++
7 2 (2.27%) ES6
7 2 (2.27%) Ruby
7 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.14%) Java
8 1 (1.14%) Scala
8 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle
3 2 (2.27%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.27%) Telerik
4 1 (1.14%) Zend