Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 48 89 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 9.58% 18.31% 13.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.09% 40.45% 33.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 74 48
East Sussex median daily rate £378 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.15% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £309 £213 £261
90th Percentile £493 £425 £449
South East median daily rate £415 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £11.93 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +12.50% +12.59%

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 184 220 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 36.73% 45.27% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 147 160
East Sussex median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - +13.82%
10th Percentile £300 £217 £250
90th Percentile £499 £464 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - £11.93 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -76.14% +47.06%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +12.68%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 -7 33 £413 +32.00% 33
Hove +5 7 £438 +84.21% 2
Hastings +2 5 £330 -2.22% 2
Uckfield +1 1 £320 +8.94% 3
Eastbourne - 1 £438 - 2
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 47 (97.92%) HTML
2 42 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 25 (52.08%) jQuery
4 16 (33.33%) Web Development
5 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (31.25%) C#
5 15 (31.25%) HTML5
5 15 (31.25%) Front End Development
6 12 (25.00%) CSS3
6 12 (25.00%) MySQL
7 11 (22.92%) Java
7 11 (22.92%) PHP
8 10 (20.83%) Node.js
9 9 (18.75%) Open Source
9 9 (18.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 8 (16.67%) Ajax
10 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 8 (16.67%) OO
10 8 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (14.58%) Linux
11 7 (14.58%) Degree
11 7 (14.58%) Web Design
12 6 (12.50%) TDD
12 6 (12.50%) XML
12 6 (12.50%) MVC
12 6 (12.50%) Scrum
12 6 (12.50%) Adobe

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 8 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
2 4 (8.33%) CMS
3 3 (6.25%) Drupal
3 3 (6.25%) WordPress
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.08%) Confluence
5 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.08%) JBoss
5 1 (2.08%) Jetty
5 1 (2.08%) Moodle
5 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.08%) InVision
3 1 (2.08%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) GitHub
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.42%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (10.42%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (8.33%) Subversion
4 3 (6.25%) Grunt
4 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.25%) JUnit
5 2 (4.17%) JIRA
5 2 (4.17%) Selenium
5 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.08%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.08%) Gradle
6 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.08%) Maven
6 1 (2.08%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.08%) webpack
General
1 4 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) CMS Developer
7 3 (6.25%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.25%) UI Developer
7 3 (6.25%) WordPress Developer
8 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Designer
8 2 (4.17%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Java Scala Developer
8 2 (4.17%) LAMP Developer
8 2 (4.17%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (4.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Scala Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (97.92%) HTML
2 25 (52.08%) jQuery
3 15 (31.25%) HTML5
4 12 (25.00%) CSS3
5 10 (20.83%) Node.js
6 8 (16.67%) Ajax
7 6 (12.50%) XML
8 5 (10.42%) .NET
8 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
8 5 (10.42%) REST
8 5 (10.42%) Spring
9 4 (8.33%) .NET Core
9 4 (8.33%) React
10 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
10 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (6.25%) JSON
10 3 (6.25%) LESS
10 3 (6.25%) RESTful
10 3 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Web Development
2 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.25%) Front End Development
3 9 (18.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 9 (18.75%) Open Source
3 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 8 (16.67%) OO
4 8 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (14.58%) Web Design
6 6 (12.50%) MVC
6 6 (12.50%) Scrum
6 6 (12.50%) TDD
7 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (10.42%) OOP
8 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.25%) Content Management
9 3 (6.25%) OOD
9 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 15 (31.25%) C#
3 11 (22.92%) Java
3 11 (22.92%) PHP
4 5 (10.42%) SQL
5 4 (8.33%) C
6 3 (6.25%) C++
6 3 (6.25%) ES6
6 3 (6.25%) Ruby
7 2 (4.17%) Python
7 2 (4.17%) Scala
8 1 (2.08%) Go
8 1 (2.08%) VB
8 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) WCAG
2 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) MISRA
3 1 (2.08%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Adobe
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) Green Hills
5 1 (2.08%) webMethods
5 1 (2.08%) WooCommerce