Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 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
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 23 28
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5 +6
Contract jobs citing CSS 39 37 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.99% 6.12% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.21% 32.74% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 34
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £325 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -15.86% +18.85%
10th Percentile £313 £203 £315
90th Percentile £488 £525 £615
South West median daily rate £425 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +17.24% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £60.00 £45.00 £23.28
% change year-on-year +33.33% +93.34% -40.70%

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 168 113 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 21.51% 18.68% 25.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 62 156
Gloucestershire median daily rate £440 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.37% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £313 £264 £310
90th Percentile £575 £563 £575
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £47.50 - £46.00
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.44% +20.00% -10.18%

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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 -11 14 £400 +23.08% 10
Gloucester -2 10 £324 -13.67% 8
Cirencester +1 3 - - 3
Tewkesbury - 2 £425 - 6
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 37 (94.87%) JavaScript
2 31 (79.49%) HTML
3 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (41.03%) jQuery
5 14 (35.90%) MVC
5 14 (35.90%) .NET
5 14 (35.90%) C#
6 12 (30.77%) AngularJS
7 11 (28.21%) React
7 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
7 11 (28.21%) HTML5
8 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
8 10 (25.64%) PHP
9 9 (23.08%) OO
9 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
10 8 (20.51%) SQL
11 7 (17.95%) TDD
11 7 (17.95%) Scrum
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.95%) MySQL
11 7 (17.95%) Web Development
11 7 (17.95%) Front End Development
12 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
12 6 (15.38%) Laravel
12 6 (15.38%) Linux
12 6 (15.38%) OOP
13 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
14 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
14 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework

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 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.56%) nginx
3 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (7.69%) SaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.13%) npm
3 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) MySQL
3 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.69%) Power BI
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.56%) OrientDB
6 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 3 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.13%) EasyMock
4 2 (5.13%) JUnit
5 1 (2.56%) FishEye
5 1 (2.56%) gulp
5 1 (2.56%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.56%) JMeter
5 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.56%) Moq
5 1 (2.56%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
1 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 3 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.51%) PHP Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) HTML
2 16 (41.03%) jQuery
3 14 (35.90%) .NET
4 12 (30.77%) AngularJS
5 11 (28.21%) HTML5
5 11 (28.21%) React
6 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
7 6 (15.38%) Laravel
8 4 (10.26%) .NET Core
8 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
8 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (10.26%) CSS3
8 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (10.26%) Web Services
9 3 (7.69%) LAMP
9 3 (7.69%) Node.js
9 3 (7.69%) Spring
10 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (5.13%) JSON
10 2 (5.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Unix
4 1 (2.56%) AIX
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.90%) MVC
3 9 (23.08%) OO
4 7 (17.95%) Front End Development
4 7 (17.95%) Scrum
4 7 (17.95%) TDD
4 7 (17.95%) Web Development
5 6 (15.38%) OOP
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.26%) People Management
7 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.69%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 3 (7.69%) Line Management
7 3 (7.69%) Migration
7 3 (7.69%) OO PHP
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (94.87%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.90%) C#
3 10 (25.64%) PHP
4 8 (20.51%) SQL
5 4 (10.26%) Java
6 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.13%) Python
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.56%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) Scala
7 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Zend
4 2 (5.13%) Twitter
5 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.56%) Google