Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 18 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)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 30 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -2
Contract jobs citing CSS 14 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 4.35% 2.76% 2.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.28% 11.76% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 4
Luton median daily rate £350 £315 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -11.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £213 £276 £319
90th Percentile £375 £438 £393
Bedfordshire median daily rate £350 £345 £300
% change year-on-year +1.45% +15.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £42.50

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 Luton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 81 68 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 25.16% 23.45% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 48 49
Luton median daily rate £469 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -19.05% +31.25%
10th Percentile £327 £322 £317
90th Percentile £575 £529 £613
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Luton median hourly rate - £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -10.00% -

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Luton

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Luton

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Luton over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 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 Luton region with a requirement for CSS.

1 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) CRM
4 6 (42.86%) Web Development
4 6 (42.86%) Dojo
4 6 (42.86%) jQuery
4 6 (42.86%) HTML5
4 6 (42.86%) CSS3
5 5 (35.71%) Social Media
5 5 (35.71%) Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) Ajax
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Apache
6 4 (28.57%) Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) ERP
6 4 (28.57%) HTTP
6 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (28.57%) Adobe
6 4 (28.57%) OOP
6 4 (28.57%) Business Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (28.57%) Progressive Enhancement
6 4 (28.57%) JSON
7 3 (21.43%) IBM
7 3 (21.43%) Retail
8 2 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (14.29%) OO
8 2 (14.29%) C#
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 2 (14.29%) .NET

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (7.14%) Unica
1 1 (7.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) CheetahMail
1 2 (14.29%) MailChimp
1 2 (14.29%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) UI Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Designer
4 3 (21.43%) Junior
4 3 (21.43%) Junior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Email Designer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Development Officer
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Designer
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) CSS3
2 6 (42.86%) Dojo
2 6 (42.86%) HTML5
2 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 5 (35.71%) Ajax
4 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) LESS
5 2 (14.29%) Sass
6 1 (7.14%) Node.js
6 1 (7.14%) React
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Social Media
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) CRM
2 6 (42.86%) Web Development
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (28.57%) OOP
4 4 (28.57%) Progressive Enhancement
5 2 (14.29%) Email Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com