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 3 months to 29 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.

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 45 43
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Contract jobs citing CSS 91 92 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.86% 4.15% 4.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.82% 20.04% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 63 46
Median daily rate £375 £325 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -6.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +8.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £34.60
% change year-on-year +18.51% -2.45%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 437 459 514
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 23.32% 20.70% 23.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 323 257
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £42.50 £40.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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
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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +15 22 £400 +14.28% 7
Portsmouth -3 12 £400 +33.33% 10
Southampton 0 10 £310 -4.61% 17
Fareham - 6 £238 - 9
Winchester +4 4 £353 +0.71% 5
Hook +10 2 - - 1
Andover - 1 - - 5
Liss - 1 £300 -
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 185 (89.37%) HTML
2 163 (78.74%) JavaScript
3 81 (39.13%) jQuery
4 73 (35.27%) C#
5 71 (34.30%) .NET
6 63 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (29.95%) SQL
8 61 (29.47%) HTML5
9 57 (27.54%) ASP.NET
10 53 (25.60%) SQL Server
11 52 (25.12%) Ajax
11 52 (25.12%) AngularJS
12 49 (23.67%) Front End Development
13 44 (21.26%) MVC
14 42 (20.29%) XML
14 42 (20.29%) Git (software)
15 41 (19.81%) CSS3
16 39 (18.84%) Web Development
17 36 (17.39%) Windows
18 33 (15.94%) Web Services
19 32 (15.46%) Linux
20 30 (14.49%) Oracle
21 28 (13.53%) Team Foundation Server
22 27 (13.04%) Java
22 27 (13.04%) CMS
22 27 (13.04%) Scrum
23 26 (12.56%) Security Cleared
23 26 (12.56%) Microsoft
24 25 (12.08%) VB.NET
24 25 (12.08%) TDD

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 27 (13.04%) CMS
2 14 (6.76%) EPiServer
3 12 (5.80%) IIS
3 12 (5.80%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (3.86%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.42%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.45%) Apache
8 3 (1.45%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.97%) Confluence
9 2 (0.97%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.97%) JBoss
9 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.97%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.48%) Commerce Server 2007
10 1 (0.48%) Drupal
10 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.48%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (5.80%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.86%) Fireworks
3 4 (1.93%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.48%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.48%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 11 (5.31%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.38%) Boomi
2 5 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.45%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.45%) GitHub
3 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.45%) SaaS
3 3 (1.45%) Slack
4 2 (0.97%) PaaS
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.93%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.45%) SNMP
3 2 (0.97%) HTTP
3 2 (0.97%) Internet
3 2 (0.97%) LDAP
4 1 (0.48%) Firewall
4 1 (0.48%) Intranet
4 1 (0.48%) SSH
4 1 (0.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (25.60%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.21%) Oracle Database
2 17 (8.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (6.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (6.76%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.28%) RDBMS
5 12 (5.80%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (5.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 11 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (4.83%) MySQL
8 9 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.86%) MS Access
10 6 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.48%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 42 (20.29%) Git (software)
2 28 (13.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (6.76%) Oracle APEX
3 14 (6.76%) Visual Studio
4 12 (5.80%) Jasmine
4 12 (5.80%) TeamCity
5 9 (4.35%) Axure RP
6 8 (3.86%) Bower
7 7 (3.38%) Selenium
8 6 (2.90%) gulp
8 6 (2.90%) Subversion
9 5 (2.42%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.42%) Grunt
9 5 (2.42%) JIRA
10 4 (1.93%) Ant
10 4 (1.93%) Maven
11 3 (1.45%) Gradle
11 3 (1.45%) JUnit
11 3 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (0.97%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (7.73%) Marketing
2 11 (5.31%) Finance
3 9 (4.35%) Military
4 8 (3.86%) Local Government
5 5 (2.42%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.93%) Advertising
7 3 (1.45%) Electronics
8 2 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 171 (82.61%) Developer
2 48 (23.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 35 (16.91%) .NET Developer
4 25 (12.08%) JavaScript Developer
5 16 (7.73%) Angular Developer
6 15 (7.25%) HTML Developer
7 14 (6.76%) HTML CSS Developer
7 14 (6.76%) Oracle Developer
8 9 (4.35%) CMS Developer
8 9 (4.35%) Java Developer
9 8 (3.86%) Access Developer
9 8 (3.86%) PHP Developer
9 8 (3.86%) SharePoint Developer
9 8 (3.86%) UI Developer
10 7 (3.38%) Consultant
10 7 (3.38%) Microsoft Developer
10 7 (3.38%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.38%) Web Developer
11 6 (2.90%) Senior Developer
11 6 (2.90%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (89.37%) HTML
2 81 (39.13%) jQuery
3 71 (34.30%) .NET
4 61 (29.47%) HTML5
5 57 (27.54%) ASP.NET
6 52 (25.12%) Ajax
6 52 (25.12%) AngularJS
7 42 (20.29%) XML
8 41 (19.81%) CSS3
9 33 (15.94%) Web Services
10 16 (7.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 16 (7.73%) SOAP
11 15 (7.25%) Sass
12 14 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (6.76%) Node.js
12 14 (6.76%) REST
12 14 (6.76%) WCF
13 13 (6.28%) LINQ
14 12 (5.80%) JSON
14 12 (5.80%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.08%) User Experience
2 17 (8.21%) N-Tier
3 11 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.45%) W3C
6 2 (0.97%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.97%) RIA
7 1 (0.48%) Animation
7 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.48%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.39%) Windows
2 32 (15.46%) Linux
3 12 (5.80%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.86%) Android
4 8 (3.86%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.97%) Unix
7 1 (0.48%) MVS
7 1 (0.48%) Solaris
7 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (23.67%) Front End Development
3 44 (21.26%) MVC
4 39 (18.84%) Web Development
5 27 (13.04%) Scrum
6 25 (12.08%) TDD
7 20 (9.66%) OOP
8 19 (9.18%) Service Design
9 18 (8.70%) OO
10 16 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (6.28%) Software Engineering
12 12 (5.80%) BDD
12 12 (5.80%) Content Management
12 12 (5.80%) OWASP
12 12 (5.80%) Wireframes
13 11 (5.31%) Direct Marketing
13 11 (5.31%) Mentoring
13 11 (5.31%) Prototyping
13 11 (5.31%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 163 (78.74%) JavaScript
2 73 (35.27%) C#
3 62 (29.95%) SQL
4 27 (13.04%) Java
5 25 (12.08%) VB.NET
6 16 (7.73%) PL/SQL
7 15 (7.25%) PowerShell
8 13 (6.28%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.31%) PHP
10 8 (3.86%) VBA
11 7 (3.38%) Ada
11 7 (3.38%) Ada 83
11 7 (3.38%) Ada 95
11 7 (3.38%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.42%) Python
13 3 (1.45%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.45%) Perl
13 3 (1.45%) Scala
13 3 (1.45%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (12.56%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.31%) MCTS
3 11 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.86%) Degree
5 3 (1.45%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.97%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.97%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.35%) QA
2 3 (1.45%) WCAG
3 2 (0.97%) HL7
4 1 (0.48%) COBIT
4 1 (0.48%) PMO
4 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (1.93%) vSphere
3 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.48%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.48%) Piwik
1 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.48%) WMI
Vendors
1 30 (14.49%) Oracle
2 26 (12.56%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.28%) Adobe
4 9 (4.35%) Sitecore
5 7 (3.38%) Dell
6 5 (2.42%) VMware
7 3 (1.45%) Assembla
7 3 (1.45%) HP
7 3 (1.45%) Nintex
7 3 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.45%) SAP
7 3 (1.45%) Telerik
8 2 (0.97%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.97%) Google
8 2 (0.97%) IBM
8 2 (0.97%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.97%) Remedy
8 2 (0.97%) Zend
9 1 (0.48%) F5
9 1 (0.48%) Quark
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