The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for CSS3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS3 over the 3 months to 23 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 3
South East / Kent
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 31 23
Rank change year-on-year -4 -8  
Contract jobs citing CSS3 8 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.14% 3.30% 7.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.41% 10.09% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 18
Median daily rate £388 £330 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.42% -2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £225 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +3.44% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £21.75 £28.93
% change year-on-year +22.98% -24.81%  

CSS3 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 Kent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 85 109 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 33.33% 32.73% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 68 65
Median daily rate £345 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.42% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £225 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £750 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

CSS3
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing CSS3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for CSS3 in Kent

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS3 in Kent.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS3 in Kent

CSS3
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 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
Folkestone - 1 £400 -
CSS3
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 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 Kent region with a requirement for CSS3.

1 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 15 (83.33%) HTML5
4 11 (61.11%) User Experience
5 10 (55.56%) Wireframes
5 10 (55.56%) jQuery
6 8 (44.44%) MVC
7 7 (38.89%) C#
8 6 (33.33%) Photoshop
8 6 (33.33%) .NET
8 6 (33.33%) Web Development
8 6 (33.33%) Subversion
8 6 (33.33%) Ajax
8 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 6 (33.33%) React
8 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 6 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 5 (27.78%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (27.78%) Sitecore
9 5 (27.78%) WCF
9 5 (27.78%) CMS
9 5 (27.78%) Web Services
9 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
10 4 (22.22%) Finance
10 4 (22.22%) Scrum
10 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (22.22%) Prototyping
11 3 (16.67%) Sass
11 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database

CSS3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (27.78%) CMS
1 5 (27.78%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 6 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 8 (44.44%) HTML CSS Developer
2 8 (44.44%) HTML Developer
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Sitecore Developer
5 4 (22.22%) CMS Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Designer
5 4 (22.22%) UX Designer
6 1 (5.56%) CSS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) HTML5
3 10 (55.56%) jQuery
4 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) Ajax
4 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (33.33%) React
5 5 (27.78%) WCF
5 5 (27.78%) Web Services
6 3 (16.67%) Django
6 3 (16.67%) Sass
7 2 (11.11%) Flash
8 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Wireframes
2 8 (44.44%) MVC
3 6 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 6 (33.33%) Web Development
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Prototyping
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Copywriting
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Psychology
5 2 (11.11%) Usability Testing
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Sitecore
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle