The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 13 21 13
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8  
Contract jobs citing CSS 10 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 7.69% 5.33% 6.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.78% 24.24% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 12
Median daily rate £325 £238 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.84% -26.92%  
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 Guildford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 36 33 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 27.69% 22.00% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 34
Median daily rate £450 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +1.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 2
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
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 Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Guildford

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Guildford

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

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 Guildford region with a requirement for CSS.

1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) HTML
3 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
4 11 (68.75%) CSS3
5 10 (62.50%) Front End Development
6 9 (56.25%) jQuery
6 9 (56.25%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) C#
7 4 (25.00%) React
8 3 (18.75%) .NET
8 3 (18.75%) Node.js
9 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
9 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (12.50%) D3.js
9 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (12.50%) Grunt
9 2 (12.50%) Unreal Engine
9 2 (12.50%) Bower
9 2 (12.50%) Workflow
9 2 (12.50%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
9 2 (12.50%) Angular 2
9 2 (12.50%) Ember.js
10 1 (6.25%) webpack
10 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
10 1 (6.25%) OO
10 1 (6.25%) SOA
10 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
10 1 (6.25%) PHP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Bower
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Grunt
2 1 (6.25%) webpack
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (18.75%) Angular Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
3 11 (68.75%) CSS3
4 9 (56.25%) HTML5
4 9 (56.25%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) React
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) Node.js
7 2 (12.50%) Angular 2
7 2 (12.50%) D3.js
7 2 (12.50%) Ember.js
7 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (12.50%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.25%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Front End Development
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft