Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 26 27
Rank change year-on-year -13 +1 +18
Contract jobs citing CSS 200 225 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.34% 6.27% 6.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.35% 27.04% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 124 178
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £370 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +10.45% +11.67%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £261
90th Percentile £480 £488 £432
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 21
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +18.42% +4.11%
10th Percentile £24.91 £41.25 £18.22
90th Percentile £51.00 £46.00 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +40.63% +28.00%

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 1,153 832 1,041
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.80% 23.17% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 459 696
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £308 £263 £281
90th Percentile £563 £538 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 35 55
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.16% +17.81%
10th Percentile £21.85 £40.00 £18.22
90th Percentile £52.25 £47.65 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 14 August 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
Southampton -11 38 £400 +7.38% 32
Portsmouth -5 34 £375 +15.38% 30
Farnborough +3 32 £400 +18.52% 7
Basingstoke -2 17 £370 -7.50% 16
Havant +7 12 £450 +44.00% 6
Winchester -7 10 £400 +23.08% 4
Hook +5 7 £367 +10.54% 1
Andover -2 6 £413 - 3
Fareham -11 5 £488 +25.81% 5
Eastleigh -7 3 £463 +15.63% 3
Romsey - 3 £400 - 1
Liphook - 1 - -
Lymington - 1 £250 -
Lyndhurst - 1 - -
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 172 (86.00%) HTML
2 168 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 79 (39.50%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (38.50%) jQuery
5 70 (35.00%) C#
6 64 (32.00%) .NET
7 54 (27.00%) MVC
8 51 (25.50%) XML
9 50 (25.00%) SQL
9 50 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 45 (22.50%) HTML5
10 45 (22.50%) Front End Development
11 42 (21.00%) Microsoft
12 41 (20.50%) Web Services
13 37 (18.50%) Java
14 35 (17.50%) Windows
14 35 (17.50%) React
15 34 (17.00%) Git (software)
15 34 (17.00%) ASP.NET
16 33 (16.50%) CSS3
17 29 (14.50%) AngularJS
18 28 (14.00%) Sass
19 27 (13.50%) User Experience
19 27 (13.50%) Spring
19 27 (13.50%) .NET Framework
20 26 (13.00%) Ajax
20 26 (13.00%) Visual Studio
21 25 (12.50%) Web Development
21 25 (12.50%) Security Cleared
21 25 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC

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 18 (9.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (7.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 13 (6.50%) IIS
4 10 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (4.50%) JBoss
6 7 (3.50%) Apache
6 7 (3.50%) CMS
7 5 (2.50%) GlassFish
7 5 (2.50%) Jetty
7 5 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.00%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.50%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.50%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (1.00%) Confluence
10 2 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (5.50%) InfoPath
2 6 (3.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (8.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.00%) Magento
2 2 (1.00%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.50%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.00%) Office 365
2 13 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.50%) Boomi
4 6 (3.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.00%) npm
6 3 (1.50%) GitHub
7 2 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.50%) Google Play
8 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.00%) Internet
2 7 (3.50%) DNS
2 7 (3.50%) HTTP
2 7 (3.50%) IMAP
2 7 (3.50%) SMTP
3 4 (2.00%) Network Security
4 3 (1.50%) DVB
4 3 (1.50%) SNMP
5 1 (0.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.50%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.50%) SQLPlus
4 11 (5.50%) Power BI
5 9 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (4.00%) MySQL
7 7 (3.50%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.50%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.50%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.00%) Spotfire
9 5 (2.50%) SQLite
10 4 (2.00%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (2.00%) Redis
11 3 (1.50%) MariaDB
12 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.00%) Jackrabbit
12 2 (1.00%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (17.00%) Git (software)
2 26 (13.00%) Visual Studio
3 21 (10.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 12 (6.00%) Subversion
6 11 (5.50%) Selenium
7 10 (5.00%) Eclipse
8 9 (4.50%) NUnit
9 8 (4.00%) Jenkins
9 8 (4.00%) JIRA
9 8 (4.00%) JUnit
10 6 (3.00%) InstallShield
11 5 (2.50%) Appium
11 5 (2.50%) TeamCity
12 4 (2.00%) DbUnit
12 4 (2.00%) gulp
12 4 (2.00%) HttpUnit
12 4 (2.00%) JMeter
12 4 (2.00%) Maven
12 4 (2.00%) XMLUnit
General
1 11 (5.50%) Finance
2 8 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.00%) Retail
4 3 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.00%) Publishing
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Avionics
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) French Language
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 172 (86.00%) Developer
2 30 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 27 (13.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 25 (12.50%) React Developer
5 22 (11.00%) Java Developer
6 20 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 19 (9.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 17 (8.50%) Microsoft Developer
9 15 (7.50%) Software Developer
10 12 (6.00%) UI Developer
11 11 (5.50%) C# Developer
12 10 (5.00%) SharePoint Support
13 8 (4.00%) Angular Developer
13 8 (4.00%) Applications Developer
13 8 (4.00%) Applications Support
13 8 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
14 6 (3.00%) Analyst
14 6 (3.00%) ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (3.00%) Senior Developer
14 6 (3.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (86.00%) HTML
2 77 (38.50%) jQuery
3 64 (32.00%) .NET
4 51 (25.50%) XML
5 45 (22.50%) HTML5
6 41 (20.50%) Web Services
7 35 (17.50%) React
8 34 (17.00%) ASP.NET
9 33 (16.50%) CSS3
10 29 (14.50%) AngularJS
11 28 (14.00%) Sass
12 27 (13.50%) .NET Framework
12 27 (13.50%) Spring
13 26 (13.00%) Ajax
14 25 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
16 22 (11.00%) REST
17 21 (10.50%) JSON
18 16 (8.00%) Entity Framework
18 16 (8.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.50%) User Experience
2 12 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.50%) W3C
4 8 (4.00%) Life Science
5 4 (2.00%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.00%) Replication
6 3 (1.50%) Animation
6 3 (1.50%) Fintech
6 3 (1.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.50%) iPhone
7 1 (0.50%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.50%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (0.50%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.50%) Social Media
7 1 (0.50%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.50%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.50%) Windows
2 21 (10.50%) Linux
3 8 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (3.50%) Ubuntu
5 6 (3.00%) Unix
6 3 (1.50%) Android
6 3 (1.50%) Solaris
7 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.50%) CentOS
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (39.50%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.00%) MVC
3 45 (22.50%) Front End Development
4 25 (12.50%) Web Development
5 24 (12.00%) TDD
6 21 (10.50%) OO
7 18 (9.00%) SDLC
8 17 (8.50%) CRM
8 17 (8.50%) Workflow
9 16 (8.00%) Scrum
10 15 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (7.00%) Test Automation
12 13 (6.50%) Functional Programming
12 13 (6.50%) Software Engineering
13 12 (6.00%) BDD
14 11 (5.50%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.50%) Migration
14 11 (5.50%) Software License Management
14 11 (5.50%) Unit Testing
15 10 (5.00%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 168 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 70 (35.00%) C#
3 50 (25.00%) SQL
4 37 (18.50%) Java
5 16 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 16 (8.00%) TypeScript
6 15 (7.50%) ES6
7 12 (6.00%) Python
8 9 (4.50%) C++
8 9 (4.50%) PHP
9 7 (3.50%) Java 8
9 7 (3.50%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.50%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.00%) Perl
11 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.00%) Tcl
12 1 (0.50%) SOQL
12 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 19 (9.50%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.00%) Degree
4 3 (1.50%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.00%) MCSE
5 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.00%) GDPR
1 2 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.00%) Docker
2 6 (3.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 42 (21.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.00%) Oracle
3 12 (6.00%) Citrix
4 8 (4.00%) Google
4 8 (4.00%) Northgate
5 7 (3.50%) Dell
6 5 (2.50%) Perfecto Mobile
6 5 (2.50%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.00%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.50%) Adobe
8 3 (1.50%) Capita
8 3 (1.50%) HP
9 2 (1.00%) IBM
9 2 (1.00%) Nintex
9 2 (1.00%) Software AG
10 1 (0.50%) hybris
10 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.50%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.50%) Zend