Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 27 51
Rank change year-on-year -29 +24 -10
Contract jobs citing CSS 118 228 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.28% 6.16% 4.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.73% 25.85% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 111 142
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £260 £285 £263
90th Percentile £490 £513 £438
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £47.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.58% -10.31% +36.19%
10th Percentile £40.50 £35.88 £44.16
90th Percentile £44.50 £47.53 £50.91
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.64 £27.50
% change year-on-year +8.07% +51.42% +10.00%

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 801 882 1,040
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.27% 23.83% 24.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 509 666
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £313 £287 £285
90th Percentile £538 £525 £480
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 46 32
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.20 £43.98 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.76% -7.41% +26.67%
10th Percentile £30.88 £38.13 £36.25
90th Percentile £80.73 £64.91 £57.95
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +18.38%

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 23 February 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
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 23 February 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
Havant +9 21 £400 +28.00% 3
Portsmouth -4 17 £315 -30.00% 19
Southampton -1 15 £363 -17.14% 18
Basingstoke -27 10 £375 -6.25% 17
Fareham -9 6 £363 +20.83% 4
Hook +16 5 £500 +61.29%
Eastleigh 0 4 £350 +7.69% 3
Farnborough -5 4 £400 +37.93% 5
Winchester -14 4 £438 +18.24% 6
Lyndhurst - 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 £525 - 4
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 111 (94.07%) HTML
2 94 (79.66%) JavaScript
3 50 (42.37%) .NET
3 50 (42.37%) jQuery
4 43 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (35.59%) HTML5
6 35 (29.66%) C#
7 34 (28.81%) CSS3
7 34 (28.81%) AngularJS
7 34 (28.81%) Git (software)
8 32 (27.12%) Sass
9 29 (24.58%) Web Development
9 29 (24.58%) MVC
10 28 (23.73%) SQL
10 28 (23.73%) LESS
10 28 (23.73%) Front End Development
11 25 (21.19%) User Experience
12 24 (20.34%) ASP.NET
13 20 (16.95%) Visual Studio
13 20 (16.95%) XML
13 20 (16.95%) Java
14 18 (15.25%) Oracle
14 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
14 18 (15.25%) Web Services
15 17 (14.41%) Scrum
16 16 (13.56%) Test Automation
16 16 (13.56%) Angular 2
17 15 (12.71%) Wireframes
17 15 (12.71%) Windows
18 14 (11.86%) Ajax

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 10 (8.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (7.63%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (3.39%) Apache
4 4 (3.39%) CMS
5 2 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.85%) nginx
6 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) uWSGI
6 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (3.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (3.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) Office 365
2 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.69%) Boomi
4 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) HTTP
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.32%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.08%) MySQL
3 6 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.24%) SQLPlus
5 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.39%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.54%) Big Data
7 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 34 (28.81%) Git (software)
2 20 (16.95%) Visual Studio
3 13 (11.02%) NUnit
4 12 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.78%) Selenium
6 7 (5.93%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (5.08%) gulp
8 5 (4.24%) Axure RP
8 5 (4.24%) webpack
9 4 (3.39%) Android Studio
9 4 (3.39%) Jasmine
9 4 (3.39%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (3.39%) NuGet
9 4 (3.39%) Protractor
9 4 (3.39%) Xcode
10 3 (2.54%) JIRA
10 3 (2.54%) PHPUnit
10 3 (2.54%) Subversion
11 2 (1.69%) git-flow
11 2 (1.69%) Moq
General
1 7 (5.93%) Retail
2 5 (4.24%) Finance
3 1 (0.85%) Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Legal
3 1 (0.85%) Marketing
3 1 (0.85%) Military
3 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (78.81%) Developer
2 20 (16.95%) .NET Developer
3 19 (16.10%) Web Developer
4 18 (15.25%) Designer
4 18 (15.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (11.02%) UX Designer
6 9 (7.63%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (6.78%) PHP Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Software Developer
8 7 (5.93%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Architect
9 6 (5.08%) Web Designer
10 5 (4.24%) SharePoint Architect
10 5 (4.24%) UI Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Angular Developer
11 4 (3.39%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.39%) iOS Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Mobile Developer
12 3 (2.54%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (94.07%) HTML
2 50 (42.37%) .NET
2 50 (42.37%) jQuery
3 42 (35.59%) HTML5
4 34 (28.81%) AngularJS
4 34 (28.81%) CSS3
5 32 (27.12%) Sass
6 28 (23.73%) LESS
7 24 (20.34%) ASP.NET
8 20 (16.95%) XML
9 18 (15.25%) Web Services
10 16 (13.56%) Angular 2
11 14 (11.86%) Ajax
12 12 (10.17%) .NET Framework
12 12 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (10.17%) JSON
13 9 (7.63%) Node.js
13 9 (7.63%) REST
14 8 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (6.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.19%) User Experience
2 7 (5.93%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.24%) W3C
4 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.54%) Fintech
6 2 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.85%) Animation
7 1 (0.85%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.85%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.71%) Windows
2 11 (9.32%) Linux
3 5 (4.24%) Android
3 5 (4.24%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.69%) Unix
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (24.58%) MVC
2 29 (24.58%) Web Development
3 28 (23.73%) Front End Development
4 17 (14.41%) Scrum
5 16 (13.56%) Test Automation
6 15 (12.71%) Wireframes
7 13 (11.02%) Migration
7 13 (11.02%) OO
8 12 (10.17%) Data Migration
8 12 (10.17%) Data Protection
9 11 (9.32%) TDD
10 10 (8.47%) SOA
11 9 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (7.63%) SDLC
11 9 (7.63%) Software Engineering
12 8 (6.78%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.78%) Web Accessibility
13 7 (5.93%) Prototyping
14 6 (5.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (79.66%) JavaScript
2 35 (29.66%) C#
3 28 (23.73%) SQL
4 20 (16.95%) Java
5 12 (10.17%) TypeScript
6 9 (7.63%) PHP
7 6 (5.08%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.39%) PHP 5
8 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.39%) Python
9 3 (2.54%) ES6
10 1 (0.85%) C
10 1 (0.85%) Perl
10 1 (0.85%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (3.39%) Degree
1 4 (3.39%) Master's Degree
2 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (5.08%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (15.25%) Oracle
2 12 (10.17%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.24%) Adobe
3 5 (4.24%) Citrix
4 4 (3.39%) Northgate
4 4 (3.39%) Zend
5 3 (2.54%) Telerik
6 2 (1.69%) Dell
6 2 (1.69%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.85%) Capita
7 1 (0.85%) Google
7 1 (0.85%) IBM
7 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.85%) VMware