Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 21 June 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 30 41
Rank change year-on-year -27 +11 +10
Contract jobs citing CSS 140 196 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.75% 5.46% 4.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.97% 23.59% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 113 135
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £250 £263 £236
90th Percentile £475 £475 £438
South East median daily rate £415 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 10
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +14.47% +8.57%
10th Percentile £27.81 £40.82 £18.02
90th Percentile £55.00 £45.40 £48.17
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +12.50% +12.59%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,002 831 958
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.82% 23.15% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 483 665
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £306 £280 £285
90th Percentile £563 £538 £487
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 33
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +17.24%
10th Percentile £21.85 £40.00 £16.05
90th Percentile £57.25 £71.84 £57.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +12.68%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Hampshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Hampshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Hampshire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Hampshire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for CSS in Hampshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Farnborough +4 24 £400 +18.52% 22
Southampton 0 24 £335 +1.52% 18
Portsmouth -8 20 £369 +13.46% 16
Basingstoke -21 12 £400 - 14
Fareham -11 7 £400 - 10
Hook +8 6 £367 +14.69% 2
Andover -1 6 £413 -0.60% 3
Winchester -6 6 £390 +20.00% 6
Havant +1 5 - - 5
Romsey - 3 £400 -
Eastleigh -6 1 - - 6
Lyndhurst - 1 - -
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 121 (86.43%) HTML
2 116 (82.86%) JavaScript
3 59 (42.14%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (36.43%) .NET
5 50 (35.71%) C#
6 49 (35.00%) jQuery
7 37 (26.43%) HTML5
8 36 (25.71%) SQL Server
9 35 (25.00%) MVC
10 34 (24.29%) SQL
11 32 (22.86%) XML
12 30 (21.43%) AngularJS
13 29 (20.71%) Front End Development
14 28 (20.00%) CSS3
15 26 (18.57%) Microsoft
16 23 (16.43%) React
17 22 (15.71%) User Experience
17 22 (15.71%) Java
17 22 (15.71%) Security Cleared
18 20 (14.29%) Git (software)
18 20 (14.29%) Spring
19 19 (13.57%) Team Foundation Server
20 18 (12.86%) TDD
20 18 (12.86%) Visual Studio
20 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET
20 18 (12.86%) Windows
21 17 (12.14%) CRM
21 17 (12.14%) Web Services
21 17 (12.14%) Dynamics CRM
21 17 (12.14%) Sass

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 15 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (5.00%) IIS
4 6 (4.29%) Apache
4 6 (4.29%) JBoss
5 5 (3.57%) CMS
5 5 (3.57%) Jetty
6 4 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (2.14%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.14%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.43%) Confluence
8 2 (1.43%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.43%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.71%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.71%) Hyperledger
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (4.29%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (12.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.43%) Magento
2 2 (1.43%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.71%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.00%) Office 365
2 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.57%) Boomi
4 3 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.43%) GitHub
6 1 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.71%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.71%) npm
6 1 (0.71%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.57%) HTTP
2 4 (2.86%) Network Security
3 3 (2.14%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) Broadband
4 1 (0.71%) DNS
4 1 (0.71%) DVB
4 1 (0.71%) IMAP
4 1 (0.71%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.86%) RDBMS
4 9 (6.43%) SQLPlus
5 6 (4.29%) Power BI
6 5 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.57%) SQLite
7 4 (2.86%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (2.86%) MySQL
7 4 (2.86%) Redis
8 3 (2.14%) MariaDB
8 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.71%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.71%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (12.86%) Visual Studio
4 12 (8.57%) NUnit
5 9 (6.43%) Selenium
6 7 (5.00%) Subversion
7 6 (4.29%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.29%) JIRA
8 5 (3.57%) gulp
8 5 (3.57%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.57%) JUnit
8 5 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (2.86%) DbUnit
9 4 (2.86%) HttpUnit
9 4 (2.86%) JMeter
9 4 (2.86%) Maven
9 4 (2.86%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.86%) XMLUnit
10 3 (2.14%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (5.00%) Retail
2 6 (4.29%) Finance
2 6 (4.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.43%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.71%) Avionics
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
5 1 (0.71%) French Language
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 112 (80.00%) Developer
2 19 (13.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (12.14%) Microsoft Developer
4 16 (11.43%) Java Developer
5 14 (10.00%) React Developer
6 13 (9.29%) .NET Developer
6 13 (9.29%) Software Developer
7 11 (7.86%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (6.43%) Angular Developer
8 9 (6.43%) Designer
8 9 (6.43%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (5.71%) Architect
9 8 (5.71%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.71%) UI Developer
10 7 (5.00%) Applications Support
11 5 (3.57%) Applications Developer
11 5 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.57%) SharePoint Architect
11 5 (3.57%) SQL Developer
11 5 (3.57%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (86.43%) HTML
2 51 (36.43%) .NET
3 49 (35.00%) jQuery
4 37 (26.43%) HTML5
5 32 (22.86%) XML
6 30 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 28 (20.00%) CSS3
8 23 (16.43%) React
9 20 (14.29%) Spring
10 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET
11 17 (12.14%) Sass
11 17 (12.14%) Web Services
12 16 (11.43%) .NET Framework
13 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (10.00%) RESTful
14 13 (9.29%) REST
14 13 (9.29%) Servlets
15 12 (8.57%) JSON
16 10 (7.14%) Ajax
16 10 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.71%) User Experience
2 6 (4.29%) Life Science
3 4 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.86%) Replication
4 3 (2.14%) Animation
4 3 (2.14%) Fintech
4 3 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.71%) IPTV
6 1 (0.71%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.71%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.71%) Social Media
6 1 (0.71%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.71%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.86%) Windows
2 16 (11.43%) Linux
3 7 (5.00%) Ubuntu
4 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.86%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.14%) Solaris
6 3 (2.14%) Unix
7 1 (0.71%) Android
7 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.71%) CentOS
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (42.14%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.00%) MVC
3 29 (20.71%) Front End Development
4 18 (12.86%) TDD
5 17 (12.14%) CRM
6 16 (11.43%) Web Development
7 15 (10.71%) SDLC
8 14 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (7.86%) OO
9 11 (7.86%) Scrum
10 10 (7.14%) Workflow
11 9 (6.43%) BDD
11 9 (6.43%) Functional Programming
12 8 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.71%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.71%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.71%) Unit Testing
13 7 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
14 6 (4.29%) Software License Management
14 6 (4.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 116 (82.86%) JavaScript
2 50 (35.71%) C#
3 34 (24.29%) SQL
4 22 (15.71%) Java
5 15 (10.71%) TypeScript
6 12 (8.57%) PL/SQL
7 10 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.71%) ES6
8 8 (5.71%) PHP
8 8 (5.71%) Python
9 7 (5.00%) C++
9 7 (5.00%) Java 8
10 2 (1.43%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.43%) Perl
10 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.71%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.71%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (15.71%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.86%) Degree
4 3 (2.14%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.43%) MCSE
5 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.43%) GDPR
1 2 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.57%) Docker
2 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.29%) Oracle
3 8 (5.71%) Citrix
4 6 (4.29%) Google
4 6 (4.29%) Northgate
5 5 (3.57%) Dell
6 4 (2.86%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.86%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.14%) Capita
7 3 (2.14%) HP
8 2 (1.43%) Nintex
8 2 (1.43%) Telerik
9 1 (0.71%) Adobe
9 1 (0.71%) hybris
9 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.71%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.71%) Software AG
9 1 (0.71%) VMware
9 1 (0.71%) webMethods
9 1 (0.71%) Zend