The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 16 12 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1  
Contract jobs citing CSS 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 7.95% 4.55% 7.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.95% 14.29% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £368 £300 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -39.39%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +5.71% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.51% -3.57%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 39 14 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 44.32% 31.82% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 13 7
Median daily rate £400 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -9.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £301 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £473 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick 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 Gatwick

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Gatwick

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Gatwick

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for CSS.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (58.33%) MVC
4 7 (58.33%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) HTML5
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) .NET
5 6 (50.00%) C#
5 6 (50.00%) Web Services
6 5 (41.67%) Sass
6 5 (41.67%) CMS
7 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
8 3 (25.00%) API Development
8 3 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (25.00%) User Experience
8 3 (25.00%) Prototyping
8 3 (25.00%) SOAP
8 3 (25.00%) Back Office
8 3 (25.00%) Windows
8 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
8 3 (25.00%) REST
8 3 (25.00%) Redis
8 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
8 3 (25.00%) Google Maps API

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 5 (41.67%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (25.00%) Redis
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) ReSharper
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) Grunt
4 1 (8.33%) NUnit
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Angular Developer
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
7 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
7 1 (8.33%) UI/UX Developer
7 1 (8.33%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (41.67%) Sass
6 3 (25.00%) Google Maps API
6 3 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (25.00%) SOAP
7 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (16.67%) Ajax
7 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
7 2 (16.67%) CSS3
7 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (16.67%) LINQ
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (8.33%) Django
8 1 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 3 (25.00%) API Development
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) MVVM
4 2 (16.67%) OWASP
4 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
5 1 (8.33%) API Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Competitor Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle