Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 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
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 22 58
Rank change year-on-year -40 +36 -34
Contract jobs citing CSS 89 294 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.32% 7.62% 3.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.74% 23.63% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 211 77
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £260
90th Percentile £493 £525 £489
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -0.58%
10th Percentile £34.50 £22.83 £40.50
90th Percentile £53.50 £55.00 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £41.25 £41.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -0.60% -7.78% +8.07%

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 604 1,244 778
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.52% 32.24% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 856 458
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £343 £325 £310
90th Percentile £609 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 24
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £45.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.10% +1.65%
10th Percentile £36.95 £19.25 £30.88
90th Percentile £52.50 £57.40 £80.73
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £45.00

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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 2020. 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
Fareham +16 17 £475 +5.56% 6
Southampton -10 16 £400 -3.03% 20
Hook +7 8 £400 +6.67%
Farnborough +5 8 £404 -4.88% 9
Portsmouth -16 6 £325 -27.78% 13
Basingstoke -22 6 £375 -6.25% 12
Andover +2 5 £475 +24.59% 8
Winchester -15 5 £445 +8.54% 4
Eastleigh +4 4 £375 -16.67% 4
Petersfield 0 2 - - 4
Havant -20 1 £475 -5.00% 1
Waterlooville - 1 £285 - 1
Fleet - 1 £375 - 5
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 83 (93.26%) HTML
2 72 (80.90%) JavaScript
3 51 (57.30%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (35.96%) .NET
5 31 (34.83%) C#
5 31 (34.83%) Git (software)
6 28 (31.46%) TDD
7 26 (29.21%) SQL Server
7 26 (29.21%) AngularJS
8 24 (26.97%) Front End Development
9 23 (25.84%) SQL
9 23 (25.84%) Scrum
10 22 (24.72%) React
11 21 (23.60%) HTML5
12 20 (22.47%) jQuery
12 20 (22.47%) Java
12 20 (22.47%) Web Services
13 18 (20.22%) ASP.NET
13 18 (20.22%) MVC
14 17 (19.10%) PHP
15 14 (15.73%) Spring
15 14 (15.73%) Security Cleared
16 13 (14.61%) Web Development
17 12 (13.48%) Linux
17 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
17 12 (13.48%) SC Cleared
17 12 (13.48%) CSS3
17 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET Web API
18 11 (12.36%) Docker
18 11 (12.36%) Node.js

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 5 (5.62%) Confluence
1 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.37%) CMS
2 3 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.25%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.12%) Drupal
4 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.12%) IIS
4 1 (1.12%) Kentico
4 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.12%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.12%) InVision
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.12%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.12%) Sketch
3 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) Azure
2 4 (4.49%) Boomi
3 2 (2.25%) GitHub
3 2 (2.25%) npm
4 1 (1.12%) GCP
4 1 (1.12%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.12%) SaaS
4 1 (1.12%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.12%) VPN
2 1 (1.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.87%) MySQL
4 6 (6.74%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.37%) MariaDB
6 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.25%) Big Data
8 1 (1.12%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.12%) MS Access
8 1 (1.12%) Redis
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (34.83%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.36%) JIRA
3 9 (10.11%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.49%) Bitbucket
4 4 (4.49%) JUnit
4 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (3.37%) Bugzilla
5 3 (3.37%) Selenium
5 3 (3.37%) Subversion
5 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.25%) Grunt
6 2 (2.25%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.25%) jMock
6 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.12%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.12%) Maven
7 1 (1.12%) NSubstitute
7 1 (1.12%) NUnit
General
1 3 (3.37%) Finance
1 3 (3.37%) Military
1 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.25%) Automotive
2 2 (2.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.12%) Law
3 1 (1.12%) Local Government
3 1 (1.12%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 80 (89.89%) Developer
2 21 (23.60%) .NET Developer
2 21 (23.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (13.48%) Java Developer
4 10 (11.24%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (6.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Angular Developer
7 5 (5.62%) WinForms Developer
8 4 (4.49%) C# WPF Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.49%) WPF Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Backend Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Database Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) UI Developer
10 2 (2.25%) ASP Developer
10 2 (2.25%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (93.26%) HTML
2 32 (35.96%) .NET
3 26 (29.21%) AngularJS
4 22 (24.72%) React
5 21 (23.60%) HTML5
6 20 (22.47%) jQuery
6 20 (22.47%) Web Services
7 18 (20.22%) ASP.NET
8 14 (15.73%) Spring
9 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (13.48%) CSS3
10 11 (12.36%) Node.js
11 10 (11.24%) REST
12 9 (10.11%) .NET Core
12 9 (10.11%) .NET Framework
12 9 (10.11%) RESTful
12 9 (10.11%) SOAP
13 8 (8.99%) XML
14 7 (7.87%) Entity Framework
14 7 (7.87%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.87%) User Experience
3 3 (3.37%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.25%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.25%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.12%) NHS
5 1 (1.12%) PDA
5 1 (1.12%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (1.12%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.48%) Linux
2 7 (7.87%) Unix
3 6 (6.74%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.74%) Windows
4 1 (1.12%) Debian
4 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (57.30%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.46%) TDD
3 24 (26.97%) Front End Development
4 23 (25.84%) Scrum
5 18 (20.22%) MVC
6 13 (14.61%) Web Development
7 9 (10.11%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.87%) Microservices
9 7 (7.87%) Release Management
9 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.87%) SOLID
9 7 (7.87%) Visualisation
10 6 (6.74%) BDD
10 6 (6.74%) DevOps
10 6 (6.74%) iOS Development
11 5 (5.62%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.62%) OO
11 5 (5.62%) Test Automation
12 4 (4.49%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 72 (80.90%) JavaScript
2 31 (34.83%) C#
3 23 (25.84%) SQL
4 20 (22.47%) Java
5 17 (19.10%) PHP
6 8 (8.99%) Python
7 7 (7.87%) PL/SQL
7 7 (7.87%) TypeScript
8 6 (6.74%) Apple Swift
8 6 (6.74%) Objective-C
9 5 (5.62%) Java 8
10 3 (3.37%) ES6
11 2 (2.25%) F#
11 2 (2.25%) Ruby
11 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.12%) C++
12 1 (1.12%) ES7
12 1 (1.12%) VB
12 1 (1.12%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (15.73%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.37%) Degree
4 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.12%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) WCAG
2 1 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.12%) PMO
2 1 (1.12%) WAI
System Software
1 11 (12.36%) Docker
2 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.25%) MIIS
2 1 (1.12%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.24%) Oracle
3 4 (4.49%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.49%) Dell
3 4 (4.49%) Northgate
4 3 (3.37%) Zend
5 2 (2.25%) Adobe
5 2 (2.25%) Google
6 1 (1.12%) Bomgar
6 1 (1.12%) HP
6 1 (1.12%) Peregrine
6 1 (1.12%) Remedy
6 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.12%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.12%) WooCommerce
6 1 (1.12%) Xamarin