Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 32 19
Rank change year-on-year +6 -13 +16
Contract jobs citing CSS 277 184 291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 7.22% 5.20% 7.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.66% 23.26% 30.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 104 158
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +17.17%
10th Percentile £310 £260 £279
90th Percentile £525 £500 £504
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 27
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +9.59%
10th Percentile £26.39 £41.00 £18.22
90th Percentile £49.13 £46.00 £47.00
South East median hourly rate £42.25 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.11% +12.50% +77.78%

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 1,279 791 949
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.34% 22.37% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 449 550
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £319 £275 £281
90th Percentile £575 £525 £513
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 58
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £44.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +0.60% +5.25%
10th Percentile £31.30 £27.13 £18.59
90th Percentile £57.36 £51.25 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 14 December 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
Basingstoke +17 43 £400 +6.67% 13
Portsmouth -10 41 £355 +12.70% 16
Southampton -3 40 £400 - 14
Havant +4 30 £490 +22.50% 5
Winchester +21 28 £410 -6.29% 1
Farnborough +2 19 £400 - 14
Hook +7 13 £375 -25.00% 1
Lymington - 10 £250 -
Andover - 9 £388 - 6
Aldershot -1 3 £320 -39.05% 2
Eastleigh -7 3 £500 +33.33% 2
Fareham -20 1 - - 9
Liphook - 1 - - 1
Ringwood - 1 £425 - 3
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 245 (88.45%) HTML
2 238 (85.92%) JavaScript
3 116 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (36.46%) .NET
5 99 (35.74%) C#
5 99 (35.74%) jQuery
6 95 (34.30%) MVC
7 77 (27.80%) ASP.NET
7 77 (27.80%) HTML5
8 75 (27.08%) AngularJS
9 73 (26.35%) Front End Development
10 68 (24.55%) Java
11 67 (24.19%) SQL Server
12 65 (23.47%) Web Services
13 61 (22.02%) SQL
14 60 (21.66%) ASP.NET Web API
15 57 (20.58%) Git (software)
16 54 (19.49%) React
16 54 (19.49%) XML
17 50 (18.05%) Web Development
18 48 (17.33%) TDD
19 47 (16.97%) CSS3
20 46 (16.61%) ASP.NET MVC
21 42 (15.16%) Sass
21 42 (15.16%) OO
22 41 (14.80%) Ajax
23 40 (14.44%) Angular 2
24 36 (13.00%) REST
25 35 (12.64%) Node.js
26 34 (12.27%) TypeScript

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 19 (6.86%) CMS
1 19 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.97%) IIS
3 10 (3.61%) Oracle Application Server
3 10 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (3.25%) Apache
5 8 (2.89%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.81%) Drupal
6 5 (1.81%) GlassFish
6 5 (1.81%) JBoss
6 5 (1.81%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.81%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.08%) WordPress
9 2 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.72%) Confluence
9 2 (0.72%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (2.53%) InfoPath
1 7 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.72%) InVision
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.89%) Magento
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.66%) GitHub
2 21 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.89%) Boomi
3 8 (2.89%) Office 365
4 6 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (2.17%) npm
5 3 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.08%) Google App Engine
5 3 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.36%) AtomSphere
6 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.36%) Google Play
6 1 (0.36%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.39%) Internet
2 11 (3.97%) DNS
3 10 (3.61%) IMAP
3 10 (3.61%) SMTP
4 5 (1.81%) HTTP
4 5 (1.81%) SNMP
5 4 (1.44%) DVB
5 4 (1.44%) RFID
6 3 (1.08%) Broadband
7 1 (0.36%) AMQP
7 1 (0.36%) ICMP
7 1 (0.36%) Intranet
7 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.19%) MySQL
3 26 (9.39%) NoSQL
4 19 (6.86%) Cloudant
5 14 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (5.05%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (3.61%) SQLPlus
8 8 (2.89%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.53%) Power BI
10 6 (2.17%) Redis
10 6 (2.17%) Spotfire
11 5 (1.81%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.44%) Big Data
13 3 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.08%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.72%) Jackrabbit
14 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.72%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 57 (20.58%) Git (software)
2 29 (10.47%) Visual Studio
3 27 (9.75%) Subversion
4 26 (9.39%) Selenium
5 25 (9.03%) Visual Studio Team System
6 22 (7.94%) Protractor
7 20 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (6.86%) git-flow
9 14 (5.05%) webpack
10 10 (3.61%) Grunt
10 10 (3.61%) JIRA
11 9 (3.25%) InstallShield
12 7 (2.53%) gulp
12 7 (2.53%) Jenkins
12 7 (2.53%) JUnit
13 6 (2.17%) Eclipse
14 5 (1.81%) Appium
14 5 (1.81%) NetBeans
14 5 (1.81%) NUnit
15 4 (1.44%) Jasmine
General
1 15 (5.42%) Finance
2 14 (5.05%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.53%) Publishing
4 5 (1.81%) Advertising
5 4 (1.44%) Games
5 4 (1.44%) Marketing
6 2 (0.72%) Automotive
6 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Electronics
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 257 (92.78%) Developer
2 69 (24.91%) .NET Developer
3 62 (22.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 29 (10.47%) Java Developer
5 25 (9.03%) Full Stack Developer
5 25 (9.03%) PHP Developer
6 24 (8.66%) C# Developer
7 22 (7.94%) React Developer
8 21 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (7.58%) JavaScript Developer
8 21 (7.58%) Web Developer
9 18 (6.50%) HTML Developer
9 18 (6.50%) Senior Developer
10 17 (6.14%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (6.14%) HTML CSS Developer
11 14 (5.05%) Angular Developer
12 12 (4.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (3.97%) Software Developer
14 10 (3.61%) Applications Developer
14 10 (3.61%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (88.45%) HTML
2 101 (36.46%) .NET
3 99 (35.74%) jQuery
4 77 (27.80%) ASP.NET
4 77 (27.80%) HTML5
5 75 (27.08%) AngularJS
6 65 (23.47%) Web Services
7 60 (21.66%) ASP.NET Web API
8 54 (19.49%) React
8 54 (19.49%) XML
9 47 (16.97%) CSS3
10 46 (16.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 42 (15.16%) Sass
12 41 (14.80%) Ajax
13 40 (14.44%) Angular 2
14 36 (13.00%) REST
15 35 (12.64%) Node.js
16 34 (12.27%) .NET Framework
17 27 (9.75%) SOAP
18 25 (9.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.47%) User Experience
2 21 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.25%) W3C
4 8 (2.89%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.81%) RIA
6 3 (1.08%) Fintech
6 3 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.08%) Social Media
7 2 (0.72%) Animation
7 2 (0.72%) Life Science
7 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.36%) iPhone
8 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.36%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (0.36%) NHS
8 1 (0.36%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.91%) Windows
2 28 (10.11%) Linux
3 7 (2.53%) Unix
4 5 (1.81%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.44%) Android
5 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.72%) Debian
6 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.72%) Solaris
6 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (34.30%) MVC
3 73 (26.35%) Front End Development
4 50 (18.05%) Web Development
5 48 (17.33%) TDD
6 42 (15.16%) OO
7 33 (11.91%) BDD
8 27 (9.75%) Scrum
9 21 (7.58%) OOP
9 21 (7.58%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (7.22%) API Development
11 19 (6.86%) E-Commerce
12 15 (5.42%) Workflow
13 14 (5.05%) Software Engineering
14 13 (4.69%) DevOps
14 13 (4.69%) Microservices
14 13 (4.69%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (4.69%) SDLC
15 12 (4.33%) Test Automation
15 12 (4.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 238 (85.92%) JavaScript
2 99 (35.74%) C#
3 68 (24.55%) Java
4 61 (22.02%) SQL
5 34 (12.27%) PHP
5 34 (12.27%) TypeScript
6 16 (5.78%) ES6
7 15 (5.42%) PL/SQL
8 13 (4.69%) Python
9 9 (3.25%) Perl
10 5 (1.81%) C++
10 5 (1.81%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.81%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.44%) Ruby
11 4 (1.44%) Tcl
12 3 (1.08%) C
12 3 (1.08%) Jython
13 2 (0.72%) Java 8
13 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.36%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 21 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.14%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.08%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (4.69%) Docker
2 6 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 31 (11.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.58%) Oracle
3 10 (3.61%) Citrix
4 8 (2.89%) Dell
4 8 (2.89%) Northgate
4 8 (2.89%) Sitecore
5 6 (2.17%) Google
5 6 (2.17%) Zend
6 5 (1.81%) Perfecto Mobile
7 4 (1.44%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.44%) IBM
8 3 (1.08%) Adobe
9 2 (0.72%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.36%) DoubleClick
10 1 (0.36%) Lotus
10 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.36%) Software AG
10 1 (0.36%) Tableau