Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 23 26
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 +16
Contract jobs citing CSS 259 217 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 7.03% 6.25% 6.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.99% 26.37% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 126 163
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £275 £261 £275
90th Percentile £510 £489 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.13% +10.34% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 19
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +9.59%
10th Percentile £38.30 £41.25 £18.22
90th Percentile £52.00 £45.90 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +21.62% +64.44%

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 1,234 823 991
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.48% 23.69% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 827 470 619
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £260 £281
90th Percentile £575 £538 £501
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 33 58
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24.63 £39.72 £18.22
90th Percentile £57.41 £47.67 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Portsmouth -9 43 £350 +7.69% 18
Southampton -9 39 £400 +3.23% 15
Basingstoke +7 34 £390 +4.00% 21
Farnborough +5 24 £300 - 18
Winchester +11 23 £410 -6.29% 5
Havant -6 17 £470 +17.50% 7
Hook +17 15 £375 +50.00% 3
Andover - 11 £400 - 5
Lymington - 10 £250 -
Eastleigh -7 4 £500 +25.00% 2
Aldershot - 2 £320 - 4
Fareham -19 1 £365 -11.52% 6
Liphook - 1 - -
Romsey - 1 £450 - 1
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 230 (88.80%) HTML
2 225 (86.87%) JavaScript
3 97 (37.45%) jQuery
4 96 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (32.82%) C#
6 80 (30.89%) .NET
7 78 (30.12%) MVC
8 68 (26.25%) HTML5
9 67 (25.87%) Front End Development
10 64 (24.71%) SQL
11 62 (23.94%) SQL Server
12 58 (22.39%) XML
13 56 (21.62%) Java
14 55 (21.24%) Web Services
14 55 (21.24%) React
15 54 (20.85%) AngularJS
15 54 (20.85%) ASP.NET
16 49 (18.92%) CSS3
17 45 (17.37%) Git (software)
17 45 (17.37%) ASP.NET Web API
17 45 (17.37%) Web Development
18 39 (15.06%) Ajax
19 38 (14.67%) .NET Framework
19 38 (14.67%) Microsoft
20 37 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
21 35 (13.51%) Windows
22 34 (13.13%) TDD
23 33 (12.74%) Sass
24 32 (12.36%) REST
24 32 (12.36%) PHP

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 22 (8.49%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.18%) IIS
3 13 (5.02%) CMS
3 13 (5.02%) Oracle Application Server
4 12 (4.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (3.47%) Apache
6 7 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (2.32%) JBoss
8 5 (1.93%) Drupal
8 5 (1.93%) GlassFish
8 5 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.93%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.54%) Confluence
10 3 (1.16%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.16%) WordPress
11 2 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.77%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (4.63%) InfoPath
2 7 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.77%) InVision
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.56%) GitHub
2 15 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.79%) Office 365
3 9 (3.47%) Boomi
4 7 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.54%) npm
6 2 (0.77%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.39%) Google Play
7 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.39%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.65%) Internet
2 10 (3.86%) DNS
2 10 (3.86%) IMAP
2 10 (3.86%) SMTP
3 6 (2.32%) HTTP
4 5 (1.93%) DVB
4 5 (1.93%) SNMP
5 2 (0.77%) Broadband
6 1 (0.39%) Intranet
6 1 (0.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.42%) MySQL
3 18 (6.95%) Relational Database
4 17 (6.56%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.63%) SQLPlus
6 11 (4.25%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (4.25%) Power BI
7 10 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.70%) Redis
8 7 (2.70%) Spotfire
9 5 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.93%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.54%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.16%) Big Data
11 3 (1.16%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.16%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.77%) Jackrabbit
12 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 45 (17.37%) Git (software)
2 31 (11.97%) Visual Studio
3 26 (10.04%) Subversion
4 25 (9.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (6.95%) Selenium
6 17 (6.56%) Visual Studio Team System
7 12 (4.63%) git-flow
7 12 (4.63%) Protractor
8 10 (3.86%) JIRA
9 9 (3.47%) Eclipse
9 9 (3.47%) InstallShield
10 8 (3.09%) webpack
11 7 (2.70%) Grunt
11 7 (2.70%) Jenkins
11 7 (2.70%) JUnit
11 7 (2.70%) NUnit
12 6 (2.32%) gulp
13 5 (1.93%) Appium
13 5 (1.93%) NetBeans
13 5 (1.93%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (6.56%) Finance
2 11 (4.25%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.32%) Publishing
5 5 (1.93%) Advertising
6 4 (1.54%) Games
7 3 (1.16%) Marketing
8 1 (0.39%) Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 235 (90.73%) Developer
2 52 (20.08%) .NET Developer
3 50 (19.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 30 (11.58%) Java Developer
5 27 (10.42%) PHP Developer
6 26 (10.04%) React Developer
7 24 (9.27%) Full Stack Developer
8 22 (8.49%) JavaScript Developer
9 20 (7.72%) Web Developer
10 17 (6.56%) HTML CSS Developer
10 17 (6.56%) HTML Developer
11 15 (5.79%) C# Developer
11 15 (5.79%) Senior Developer
12 12 (4.63%) Applications Developer
12 12 (4.63%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (4.25%) SharePoint Support
14 10 (3.86%) Angular Developer
14 10 (3.86%) ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (3.86%) MySQL Developer
14 10 (3.86%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (88.80%) HTML
2 97 (37.45%) jQuery
3 80 (30.89%) .NET
4 68 (26.25%) HTML5
5 58 (22.39%) XML
6 55 (21.24%) React
6 55 (21.24%) Web Services
7 54 (20.85%) AngularJS
7 54 (20.85%) ASP.NET
8 49 (18.92%) CSS3
9 45 (17.37%) ASP.NET Web API
10 39 (15.06%) Ajax
11 38 (14.67%) .NET Framework
12 37 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (12.74%) Sass
14 32 (12.36%) REST
15 28 (10.81%) JSON
16 27 (10.42%) Node.js
17 25 (9.65%) Angular 2
18 24 (9.27%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.65%) User Experience
2 16 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.47%) W3C
4 7 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.70%) Life Science
5 4 (1.54%) Animation
5 4 (1.54%) Fintech
5 4 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.16%) RIA
6 3 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.16%) Social Media
7 2 (0.77%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.39%) IPTV
8 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.39%) MPEG
8 1 (0.39%) NHS
8 1 (0.39%) Replication
8 1 (0.39%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.51%) Windows
2 28 (10.81%) Linux
3 9 (3.47%) Unix
4 8 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.70%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.93%) Android
8 4 (1.54%) Solaris
9 3 (1.16%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.77%) Debian
10 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.39%) CentOS
11 1 (0.39%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (30.12%) MVC
3 67 (25.87%) Front End Development
4 45 (17.37%) Web Development
5 34 (13.13%) TDD
6 31 (11.97%) OO
7 24 (9.27%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (9.27%) Workflow
8 23 (8.88%) BDD
9 20 (7.72%) Scrum
10 18 (6.95%) API Development
11 17 (6.56%) E-Commerce
12 16 (6.18%) SDLC
13 14 (5.41%) Migration
13 14 (5.41%) Software Engineering
13 14 (5.41%) Unit Testing
14 12 (4.63%) DevOps
14 12 (4.63%) OOP
15 11 (4.25%) Functional Programming
15 11 (4.25%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 225 (86.87%) JavaScript
2 85 (32.82%) C#
3 64 (24.71%) SQL
4 56 (21.62%) Java
5 32 (12.36%) PHP
6 29 (11.20%) TypeScript
7 19 (7.34%) PL/SQL
8 17 (6.56%) ES6
9 16 (6.18%) Python
10 9 (3.47%) Perl
11 8 (3.09%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.32%) C++
13 4 (1.54%) Java 8
13 4 (1.54%) Tcl
14 3 (1.16%) C
14 3 (1.16%) Jython
14 3 (1.16%) Ruby
14 3 (1.16%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.16%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (10.04%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.49%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.02%) Degree
4 2 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.77%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.77%) MCSE
4 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.93%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (5.02%) Docker
2 7 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 38 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.88%) Oracle
3 11 (4.25%) Citrix
4 9 (3.47%) Dell
5 8 (3.09%) Northgate
6 7 (2.70%) Sitecore
6 7 (2.70%) Zend
7 5 (1.93%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.93%) Perfecto Mobile
8 4 (1.54%) Google
9 3 (1.16%) Adobe
9 3 (1.16%) HP
9 3 (1.16%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.77%) IBM
10 2 (0.77%) Nintex
10 2 (0.77%) Software AG
11 1 (0.39%) DoubleClick
11 1 (0.39%) hybris
11 1 (0.39%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.39%) Tableau