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 25 June 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.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 31 43
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12  
Contract jobs citing CSS 107 106 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 6.09% 5.40% 3.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.30% 23.14% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 72 62
Median daily rate £350 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.47% +11.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £425 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £44.25 £44.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.56% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £29.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% -15.00%  

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 392 458 474
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.31% 23.33% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 313 318
Median daily rate £375 £373 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.53% +2.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +36.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.27 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £59.31 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Portsmouth +21 24 £325 - 25
Basingstoke -8 15 £388 +80.23% 8
Southampton +6 12 £350 +7.69% 19
Fareham +6 9 £475 +11.76% 8
Eastleigh - 5 £400 - 1
Hook +11 4 £332 +14.48%
Winchester +3 4 £325 -2.98% 8
Farnborough +5 2 £338 -15.62% 7
Havant 0 2 £313 - 1
Andover +1 1 - - 4
Liss - 1 £171 -
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 172 (86.43%) HTML
2 160 (80.40%) JavaScript
3 90 (45.23%) jQuery
4 83 (41.71%) C#
5 81 (40.70%) .NET
6 74 (37.19%) AngularJS
7 70 (35.18%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (31.16%) HTML5
9 61 (30.65%) Front End Development
10 60 (30.15%) SQL Server
11 53 (26.63%) ASP.NET
12 48 (24.12%) MVC
13 47 (23.62%) Ajax
14 40 (20.10%) CSS3
15 38 (19.10%) Git (software)
16 37 (18.59%) Web Development
16 37 (18.59%) Windows
17 36 (18.09%) Microsoft
18 35 (17.59%) Web Services
18 35 (17.59%) SQL
18 35 (17.59%) Team Foundation Server
19 27 (13.57%) ASP.NET Web API
20 26 (13.07%) Node.js
21 25 (12.56%) Linux
21 25 (12.56%) CMS
22 24 (12.06%) XML
23 23 (11.56%) Security Cleared
24 22 (11.06%) Scrum
24 22 (11.06%) TDD
25 21 (10.55%) User Experience

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 25 (12.56%) CMS
2 19 (9.55%) SharePoint
3 15 (7.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (4.52%) Apache
4 9 (4.52%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (3.52%) EPiServer
5 7 (3.52%) IIS
6 6 (3.02%) Umbraco
7 5 (2.51%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (2.01%) Drupal
8 4 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.51%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.51%) WordPress
10 2 (1.01%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.50%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.50%) phpBB
11 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.52%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.01%) GitHub
1 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.01%) Office 365
2 3 (1.51%) Bluemix
2 3 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.51%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.01%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.01%) SaaS
3 2 (1.01%) Slack
4 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.50%) IaaS
4 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.51%) Internet
2 2 (1.01%) HTTP
2 2 (1.01%) Intranet
3 1 (0.50%) DNS
3 1 (0.50%) IMAP
3 1 (0.50%) SMTP
3 1 (0.50%) SNMP
3 1 (0.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (30.15%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.54%) MySQL
3 12 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.02%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.02%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.01%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.50%) MS Access
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.50%) Redis
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (19.10%) Git (software)
2 35 (17.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (10.05%) Visual Studio
4 11 (5.53%) Jasmine
5 8 (4.02%) JIRA
6 7 (3.52%) Subversion
7 6 (3.02%) Bower
7 6 (3.02%) Grunt
8 5 (2.51%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (2.01%) Protractor
10 3 (1.51%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.51%) NUnit
11 2 (1.01%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 2 (1.01%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.01%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.01%) gulp
11 2 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (1.01%) RSpec
12 1 (0.50%) QUnit
12 1 (0.50%) webpack
General
1 10 (5.03%) Finance
2 6 (3.02%) Advertising
3 4 (2.01%) Military
4 3 (1.51%) Marketing
5 2 (1.01%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Back Office
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 171 (85.93%) Developer
2 57 (28.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 46 (23.12%) .NET Developer
4 32 (16.08%) JavaScript Developer
5 22 (11.06%) Angular Developer
5 22 (11.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 17 (8.54%) C# Developer
7 15 (7.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (6.53%) HTML Developer
8 13 (6.53%) Software Developer
9 11 (5.53%) HTML CSS Developer
9 11 (5.53%) Web Developer
10 9 (4.52%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (4.52%) Designer
10 9 (4.52%) PHP Developer
11 8 (4.02%) SharePoint Developer
12 7 (3.52%) Node.js Developer
12 7 (3.52%) Sitecore Developer
13 6 (3.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (3.02%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (86.43%) HTML
2 90 (45.23%) jQuery
3 81 (40.70%) .NET
4 74 (37.19%) AngularJS
5 62 (31.16%) HTML5
6 53 (26.63%) ASP.NET
7 47 (23.62%) Ajax
8 40 (20.10%) CSS3
9 35 (17.59%) Web Services
10 27 (13.57%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (13.07%) Node.js
12 24 (12.06%) XML
13 21 (10.55%) .NET Framework
13 21 (10.55%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (9.55%) RESTful
15 18 (9.05%) Entity Framework
15 18 (9.05%) Sass
16 16 (8.04%) JSON
17 15 (7.54%) Angular 2
17 15 (7.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.55%) User Experience
2 9 (4.52%) W3C
3 7 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.52%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.52%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.01%) Graphic Design
4 4 (2.01%) NHS
5 3 (1.51%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.01%) Animation
6 2 (1.01%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.01%) RIA
7 1 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.50%) Social Media
7 1 (0.50%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (18.59%) Windows
2 25 (12.56%) Linux
3 7 (3.52%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (35.18%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (30.65%) Front End Development
3 48 (24.12%) MVC
4 37 (18.59%) Web Development
5 22 (11.06%) Scrum
5 22 (11.06%) TDD
6 20 (10.05%) SDLC
7 16 (8.04%) Software Engineering
8 15 (7.54%) OO
9 14 (7.04%) Unit Testing
10 13 (6.53%) Workflow
11 12 (6.03%) Wireframes
12 11 (5.53%) Content Management
12 11 (5.53%) Migration
13 9 (4.52%) OOP
14 8 (4.02%) Dependency Injection
15 7 (3.52%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 6 (3.02%) API Development
16 6 (3.02%) SEO
17 5 (2.51%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 160 (80.40%) JavaScript
2 83 (41.71%) C#
3 35 (17.59%) SQL
4 18 (9.05%) Java
5 15 (7.54%) PHP
6 12 (6.03%) VB.NET
7 10 (5.03%) TypeScript
8 7 (3.52%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.51%) C++
9 5 (2.51%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.01%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.51%) Ada
11 3 (1.51%) Ada 83
11 3 (1.51%) Ada 95
11 3 (1.51%) CoffeeScript
11 3 (1.51%) Ruby
11 3 (1.51%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.01%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.50%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 23 (11.56%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.05%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.51%) Degree
4 5 (2.51%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.51%) MCTS
5 4 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.01%) MCSE
6 2 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.50%) COBIT
2 1 (0.50%) PMO
2 1 (0.50%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.50%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (2.01%) Docker
2 2 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.01%) vSphere
3 1 (0.50%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Capistrano
1 2 (1.01%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.50%) Piwik
2 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.03%) Sitecore
3 9 (4.52%) Telerik
4 7 (3.52%) Nintex
5 6 (3.02%) Adobe
5 6 (3.02%) Oracle
6 5 (2.51%) HP
6 5 (2.51%) IBM
6 5 (2.51%) Zend
7 2 (1.01%) Assembla
7 2 (1.01%) Remedy
7 2 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.01%) VMware
8 1 (0.50%) hybris
8 1 (0.50%) SAP
8 1 (0.50%) ServiceNow
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
University Hospital Southampton
Rate: £26,565 - £35,577 pa
Posted: 25 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £25,070 to £57,300 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 19 days ago