Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 19 35
Rank change year-on-year -14 +16 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 190 297 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.34% 7.63% 4.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.39% 30.97% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 165 166
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +12.31% -7.14%
10th Percentile £268 £275 £250
90th Percentile £500 £492 £425
South East median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 7
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £41.25 £18.22 £22.50
90th Percentile £46.00 £47.00 £40.45
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +12.50% +52.38% -38.24%

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 779 959 1109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.89% 24.63% 24.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 557 711
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £260 £281 £269
90th Percentile £525 £507 £494
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 58 34
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £44.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +4.12% +9.68%
10th Percentile £38.06 £18.22 £18.13
90th Percentile £50.80 £59.31 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +11 36 £325 -31.58% 6
Basingstoke -23 26 £375 +11.52% 9
Southampton -4 25 £400 - 19
Havant +5 18 £400 +28.00% 2
Fareham -5 16 £375 +8.70% 8
Eastleigh +5 10 £375 +15.38% 1
Farnborough +9 7 - - 3
Winchester -21 3 £438 +26.81% 10
Hook +6 2 £250 -16.67%
Aldershot - 1 £525 - 1
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 178 (93.68%) HTML
2 161 (84.74%) JavaScript
3 82 (43.16%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (42.11%) .NET
5 72 (37.89%) jQuery
6 71 (37.37%) C#
7 64 (33.68%) MVC
8 58 (30.53%) Web Development
9 53 (27.89%) AngularJS
10 52 (27.37%) SQL Server
11 50 (26.32%) Front End Development
12 43 (22.63%) Ajax
13 42 (22.11%) Git (software)
13 42 (22.11%) ASP.NET
14 40 (21.05%) HTML5
15 38 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 38 (20.00%) User Experience
16 35 (18.42%) TypeScript
16 35 (18.42%) Visual Studio
16 35 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
16 35 (18.42%) Sass
17 33 (17.37%) Windows
18 32 (16.84%) Web Services
18 32 (16.84%) LESS
19 31 (16.32%) Wireframes
20 30 (15.79%) CSS3
20 30 (15.79%) XML
21 29 (15.26%) SQL
22 28 (14.74%) Node.js
22 28 (14.74%) Linux

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 11 (5.79%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (4.21%) Apache
4 5 (2.63%) CMS
5 3 (1.58%) IIS
5 3 (1.58%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.58%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.58%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.05%) JBoss
6 2 (1.05%) WordPress
7 1 (0.53%) Drupal
7 1 (0.53%) nginx
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.53%) uWSGI
7 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (4.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (4.21%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.63%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.05%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.53%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.58%) DNS
1 3 (1.58%) IMAP
1 3 (1.58%) Internet
1 3 (1.58%) SMTP
2 2 (1.05%) Broadband
3 1 (0.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) RTP
3 1 (0.53%) SMS
3 1 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (27.37%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.32%) MySQL
2 12 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.79%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.16%) Big Data
5 4 (2.11%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.05%) DB2
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.05%) SSDT
8 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.53%) MS Access
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 42 (22.11%) Git (software)
2 35 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (18.42%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.74%) NuGet
4 8 (4.21%) Subversion
5 6 (3.16%) JIRA
6 5 (2.63%) Axure RP
6 5 (2.63%) Jasmine
6 5 (2.63%) NUnit
7 4 (2.11%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (2.11%) Protractor
7 4 (2.11%) Selenium
7 4 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (1.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (1.05%) Moq
9 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.05%) webpack
10 1 (0.53%) Grunt
10 1 (0.53%) gulp
10 1 (0.53%) Mockito
General
1 9 (4.74%) Finance
2 5 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.11%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.05%) Advertising
4 2 (1.05%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.05%) Publishing
4 2 (1.05%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Automotive
5 1 (0.53%) Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Legal
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
5 1 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 167 (87.89%) Developer
2 46 (24.21%) .NET Developer
3 38 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 29 (15.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 23 (12.11%) Web Developer
6 21 (11.05%) Senior Developer
7 18 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 18 (9.47%) Designer
8 17 (8.95%) C# Developer
9 16 (8.42%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (7.37%) UX Designer
11 11 (5.79%) Software Developer
12 10 (5.26%) PHP Developer
13 9 (4.74%) Full Stack Developer
13 9 (4.74%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 8 (4.21%) HTML Developer
14 8 (4.21%) Microsoft Developer
15 7 (3.68%) Senior .NET Developer
16 6 (3.16%) .NET Web Developer
16 6 (3.16%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (93.68%) HTML
2 80 (42.11%) .NET
3 72 (37.89%) jQuery
4 53 (27.89%) AngularJS
5 43 (22.63%) Ajax
6 42 (22.11%) ASP.NET
7 40 (21.05%) HTML5
8 35 (18.42%) Sass
9 32 (16.84%) LESS
9 32 (16.84%) Web Services
10 30 (15.79%) CSS3
10 30 (15.79%) XML
11 28 (14.74%) Node.js
12 24 (12.63%) JSON
13 23 (12.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (11.05%) REST
15 19 (10.00%) Angular 2
16 17 (8.95%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (8.42%) React
18 15 (7.89%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.00%) User Experience
2 12 (6.32%) W3C
3 9 (4.74%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (2.63%) Fintech
4 5 (2.63%) Graphic Design
5 3 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.58%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.05%) Animation
6 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.05%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.05%) Smart City
7 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.53%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.37%) Windows
2 28 (14.74%) Linux
3 9 (4.74%) Unix
4 3 (1.58%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (43.16%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (33.68%) MVC
3 58 (30.53%) Web Development
4 50 (26.32%) Front End Development
5 31 (16.32%) Wireframes
6 28 (14.74%) Scrum
7 25 (13.16%) TDD
8 23 (12.11%) SDLC
9 22 (11.58%) OO
10 20 (10.53%) Software Engineering
11 18 (9.47%) OOP
12 15 (7.89%) Dependency Injection
13 14 (7.37%) Data Protection
14 13 (6.84%) Migration
14 13 (6.84%) Prototyping
15 12 (6.32%) Test Automation
15 12 (6.32%) Unit Testing
16 11 (5.79%) Data Migration
16 11 (5.79%) SOLID
17 10 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 161 (84.74%) JavaScript
2 71 (37.37%) C#
3 35 (18.42%) TypeScript
4 29 (15.26%) SQL
5 27 (14.21%) Java
6 12 (6.32%) PHP
7 10 (5.26%) ES6
8 7 (3.68%) Python
9 4 (2.11%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (1.58%) C++
10 3 (1.58%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.53%) C
11 1 (0.53%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.53%) Perl
11 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (4.74%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.21%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.16%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.05%) Degree
5 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.63%) Docker
2 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 38 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.42%) Telerik
3 14 (7.37%) Oracle
4 6 (3.16%) Adobe
5 4 (2.11%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.11%) Zend
6 3 (1.58%) Google
6 3 (1.58%) IBM
7 2 (1.05%) BEA
7 2 (1.05%) Pega
7 2 (1.05%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.05%) Sybase
7 2 (1.05%) Vitria
8 1 (0.53%) Capita
8 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.53%) Selligent
8 1 (0.53%) VMware
8 1 (0.53%) WooCommerce