Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 13 5
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 29 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 38.16% 13.33% 32.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 64.44% 30.00% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 14
Maidstone median daily rate £350 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.10% +10.00% +52.94%
Kent median daily rate £345 £345 £335
% change year-on-year - +2.99% +21.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Maidstone median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - £30.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Maidstone
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 45 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 59.21% 44.44% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 9 25
Maidstone median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.70% +28.57%
10th Percentile £305 £297 £278
90th Percentile £358 £420 £395
Kent median daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year +1.45% +2.22% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Maidstone median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - £38.00

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Maidstone

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Maidstone

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS in Maidstone.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Maidstone

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 Maidstone region with a requirement for CSS.

1 29 (100.00%) HTML
2 27 (93.10%) C#
2 27 (93.10%) .NET
3 25 (86.21%) MVC
4 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
4 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (62.07%) AngularJS
6 16 (55.17%) Backbone.js
6 16 (55.17%) KnockoutJS
6 16 (55.17%) .NET Framework
7 15 (51.72%) TDD
7 15 (51.72%) E-Commerce
7 15 (51.72%) Web Services
8 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
8 14 (48.28%) OWASP
8 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (48.28%) Software Architecture
8 14 (48.28%) MVVM
8 14 (48.28%) Prototyping
9 12 (41.38%) CMS
10 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
10 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
10 10 (34.48%) HTML5
11 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (31.03%) CSS3
11 9 (31.03%) ReSharper
11 9 (31.03%) Windows
12 8 (27.59%) VB.NET
12 8 (27.59%) IIS
12 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 12 (41.38%) CMS
2 8 (27.59%) IIS
2 8 (27.59%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) AMQP
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) SMTP
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 9 (31.03%) ReSharper
3 6 (20.69%) NUnit
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.45%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 23 (79.31%) .NET Developer
3 21 (72.41%) C# Developer
4 20 (68.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (6.90%) HTML Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) HTML
2 27 (93.10%) .NET
3 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (62.07%) AngularJS
5 16 (55.17%) .NET Framework
5 16 (55.17%) Backbone.js
5 16 (55.17%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (51.72%) Web Services
7 10 (34.48%) HTML5
8 9 (31.03%) CSS3
9 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
9 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (27.59%) LINQ
10 4 (13.79%) RESTful
11 2 (6.90%) .NET Core
11 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Core
11 2 (6.90%) Ember.js
11 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
11 2 (6.90%) REST
11 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (6.90%) Social Media
1 2 (6.90%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) MVC
2 15 (51.72%) E-Commerce
2 15 (51.72%) TDD
3 14 (48.28%) MVVM
3 14 (48.28%) OWASP
3 14 (48.28%) Prototyping
3 14 (48.28%) Software Architecture
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) API Integration
5 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
5 2 (6.90%) Microservices
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile Development
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Web Application Development
5 2 (6.90%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Database Optimisation
6 1 (3.45%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.90%) Adobe
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle