Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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 West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 30 41
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 -6
Contract jobs citing CSS 37 54 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.54% 5.83% 4.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.82% 24.11% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 37 35
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +11.11% +5.00%
10th Percentile £213 £270 £208
90th Percentile £488 £438 £433
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.47% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £23.28 £39.25
% change year-on-year +82.60% -40.70% +9.03%

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 133 224 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.91% 24.19% 31.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 151 196
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +10.36%
10th Percentile £265 £308 £253
90th Percentile £563 £575 £513
South West median daily rate £390 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +5.41% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 15
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.11% +4.71%
10th Percentile £41.25 £40.00 £39.75
90th Percentile £58.75 £44.80 £55.88
South West median hourly rate £48.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +28.00% -11.76% -

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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
Gloucester +5 18 £425 +1.80% 1
Cheltenham -3 6 £325 -7.14% 6
Cirencester -1 2 £475 +48.44% 1
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 35 (94.59%) HTML
2 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
3 21 (56.76%) MVC
4 19 (51.35%) C#
5 16 (43.24%) .NET
5 16 (43.24%) jQuery
6 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (29.73%) Web Development
8 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
9 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
9 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
9 9 (24.32%) PHP
9 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (21.62%) HTML5
10 8 (21.62%) Java
10 8 (21.62%) MySQL
10 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
11 7 (18.92%) XML
11 7 (18.92%) SQL
11 7 (18.92%) WordPress
11 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (18.92%) CSS3
12 6 (16.22%) Linux
12 6 (16.22%) TDD
12 6 (16.22%) Finance
13 5 (13.51%) Python
13 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
13 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (13.51%) Collaborative Working

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 7 (18.92%) WordPress
2 4 (10.81%) Sitefinity
3 3 (8.11%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) CMS
4 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) SAS
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) Drupal
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.70%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) MySQL
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.70%) Big Data
6 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.81%) Selenium
4 4 (10.81%) SoapUI
5 3 (8.11%) Ant
5 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
6 2 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.41%) HP UFT
6 2 (5.41%) JIRA
6 2 (5.41%) JMeter
6 2 (5.41%) JUnit
6 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
6 2 (5.41%) Maven
6 2 (5.41%) Subversion
6 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.70%) Gradle
7 1 (2.70%) Hudson
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) PHP Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Web Developer
3 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (10.81%) WordPress Developer
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (8.11%) HTML Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.41%) PHP WordPress Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) HTML
2 16 (43.24%) .NET
2 16 (43.24%) jQuery
3 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
4 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
5 8 (21.62%) HTML5
6 7 (18.92%) CSS3
6 7 (18.92%) XML
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (10.81%) Entity Framework
8 4 (10.81%) SOAP
8 4 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (8.11%) Ajax
9 3 (8.11%) LAMP
9 3 (8.11%) Web Services
10 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Core
10 2 (5.41%) Play Framework
10 2 (5.41%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) MVC
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) Web Development
4 6 (16.22%) TDD
5 5 (13.51%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (10.81%) Front End Development
6 4 (10.81%) OOP
6 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.11%) API Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Content Management
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) OO
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) SEO
7 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Analytics
8 2 (5.41%) IT Strategy
8 2 (5.41%) Pay per click
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.41%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
2 19 (51.35%) C#
3 9 (24.32%) PHP
4 8 (21.62%) Java
5 7 (18.92%) SQL
6 5 (13.51%) Python
7 4 (10.81%) TypeScript
7 4 (10.81%) VBScript
8 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
9 2 (5.41%) C
9 2 (5.41%) C++
9 2 (5.41%) Groovy
9 2 (5.41%) Ruby
9 2 (5.41%) Scala
9 2 (5.41%) VBA
10 1 (2.70%) Jython
10 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) CA Service Virtualization
1 2 (5.41%) Plesk
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) CA
3 2 (5.41%) Google
3 2 (5.41%) HP
3 2 (5.41%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (5.41%) Teradata
4 1 (2.70%) CyberSource
4 1 (2.70%) Dell
4 1 (2.70%) EMC
4 1 (2.70%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.70%) Jitterbit
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Sage
4 1 (2.70%) Zend