Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 20 September 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 West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 34 39
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 33 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.13% 4.78% 4.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.29% 21.19% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 31
Gloucestershire median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £256 £250 £263
90th Percentile £434 £488 £425
South West median daily rate £383 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +9.29% +1.45% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
South West median hourly rate £67.50 £43.75 £27.89
% change year-on-year +54.29% +56.88% -28.51%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 155 151 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 24.11% 22.54% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 76 159
Gloucestershire median daily rate £391 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.86% +2.81% +1.39%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £305
90th Percentile £563 £563 £575
South West median daily rate £418 £386 £365
% change year-on-year +8.09% +5.82% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.71% +9.38% -6.98%
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -5.26% +22.58% -7.74%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Gloucestershire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Gloucestershire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Gloucestershire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Gloucestershire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Cheltenham +4 9 £325 +18.18% 27
Gloucester -14 6 £375 -11.76% 15
Cirencester -4 3 £350 +4.87% 2
Tewkesbury - 1 - - 3
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 31 (93.94%) HTML
2 25 (75.76%) JavaScript
3 16 (48.48%) C#
4 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 13 (39.39%) .NET
4 13 (39.39%) HTML5
5 12 (36.36%) MVC
6 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 10 (30.30%) jQuery
7 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
8 8 (24.24%) Web Development
9 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.18%) PHP
9 6 (18.18%) TypeScript
9 6 (18.18%) React
9 6 (18.18%) Front End Development
10 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (15.15%) Sass
10 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (15.15%) Umbraco
10 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
10 5 (15.15%) Web Services
10 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.15%) CMS
11 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
11 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
11 4 (12.12%) Java
11 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
11 4 (12.12%) Node.js
11 4 (12.12%) CSS3

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (15.15%) CMS
1 5 (15.15%) Umbraco
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Drupal
3 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.03%) Kentico
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.03%) npm
3 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Intranet
1 2 (6.06%) SMS
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) Selenium
2 3 (9.09%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.06%) NUnit
4 1 (3.03%) CMake
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) EasyMock
4 1 (3.03%) Gerrit
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) PhpStorm
General
1 2 (6.06%) Advertising
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.03%) Law
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (12.12%) PHP Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) CRM Developer
5 3 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) HTML
2 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 13 (39.39%) HTML5
3 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 10 (30.30%) jQuery
5 6 (18.18%) React
6 5 (15.15%) Sass
6 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (15.15%) Web Services
7 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
7 4 (12.12%) CSS3
7 4 (12.12%) Node.js
8 3 (9.09%) ADO.NET
8 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (9.09%) Laravel
8 3 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (9.09%) Silverlight
9 2 (6.06%) Ajax
9 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) MVC
2 8 (24.24%) Web Development
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 3 (9.09%) CRM
4 3 (9.09%) DevOps
4 3 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (6.06%) API Integration
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) OO PHP
5 2 (6.06%) Prototyping
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.06%) UML
6 1 (3.03%) API Development
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.03%) Kanban
6 1 (3.03%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (3.03%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) JavaScript
2 16 (48.48%) C#
3 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) PHP
4 6 (18.18%) TypeScript
5 4 (12.12%) Java
5 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.06%) Python
6 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (3.03%) PHP 7
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Infragistics
2 3 (9.09%) Telerik
3 2 (6.06%) Twitter
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) RedGate
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.03%) Zend