The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS 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 (Cascading Style Sheets)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 29 35
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6  
Contract jobs citing CSS 38 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.13% 5.12% 4.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.81% 22.37% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 37
Median daily rate £325 £311 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% +3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £269 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £344 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.00 £33.77
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.24%  

CSS 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 226 152 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 30.50% 22.89% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 68 124
Median daily rate £360 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for CSS.

1 80 (95.24%) HTML
2 75 (89.29%) JavaScript
3 57 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (50.00%) HTML5
5 34 (40.48%) CSS3
6 33 (39.29%) AngularJS
6 33 (39.29%) Java
7 29 (34.52%) Spring
7 29 (34.52%) Front End Development
8 23 (27.38%) Scrum
8 23 (27.38%) SQL
9 22 (26.19%) .NET
9 22 (26.19%) Banking
10 18 (21.43%) Finance
10 18 (21.43%) Jenkins
11 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
11 17 (20.24%) Node.js
11 17 (20.24%) Hibernate
11 17 (20.24%) Web Services
11 17 (20.24%) XML
12 16 (19.05%) JSP
12 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared
12 16 (19.05%) User Experience
13 15 (17.86%) Git (software)
13 15 (17.86%) OO
13 15 (17.86%) CRM
13 15 (17.86%) Maven
14 14 (16.67%) Redux
15 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (15.48%) jQuery

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 9 (10.71%) WebSphere
1 9 (10.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (8.33%) JBoss
3 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.38%) Apache
4 2 (2.38%) Drupal
4 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.19%) Confluence
5 1 (1.19%) nginx
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (13.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.38%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.38%) Google Checkout
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.38%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.19%) Office 365
4 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) Intranet
3 1 (1.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.57%) Big Data
3 3 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.38%) Endeca
4 2 (2.38%) MySQL
4 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 15 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.86%) Maven
3 11 (13.10%) Eclipse
3 11 (13.10%) Visual Studio
3 11 (13.10%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (5.95%) Selenium
5 4 (4.76%) Ant
5 4 (4.76%) Hudson
5 4 (4.76%) JIRA
6 3 (3.57%) Gradle
6 3 (3.57%) JUnit
6 3 (3.57%) Spock
6 3 (3.57%) Subversion
7 2 (2.38%) git-flow
7 2 (2.38%) Grunt
8 1 (1.19%) Babel
8 1 (1.19%) GitLab
8 1 (1.19%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.19%) webpack
General
1 22 (26.19%) Banking
2 18 (21.43%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Marketing
4 3 (3.57%) Law
5 2 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (83.33%) Developer
2 25 (29.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 21 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 14 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (13.10%) CRM Developer
5 11 (13.10%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Angular Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Architect
8 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Technical Architect
9 5 (5.95%) Designer
9 5 (5.95%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (4.76%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (4.76%) UX Designer
11 3 (3.57%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Java Architect
11 3 (3.57%) Java Technical Architect
11 3 (3.57%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (95.24%) HTML
2 42 (50.00%) HTML5
3 34 (40.48%) CSS3
4 33 (39.29%) AngularJS
5 29 (34.52%) Spring
6 22 (26.19%) .NET
7 17 (20.24%) Hibernate
7 17 (20.24%) Node.js
7 17 (20.24%) Web Services
7 17 (20.24%) XML
8 16 (19.05%) JSP
9 14 (16.67%) Redux
10 13 (15.48%) .NET Framework
10 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (15.48%) jQuery
10 13 (15.48%) LESS
10 13 (15.48%) Sass
11 12 (14.29%) React
11 12 (14.29%) REST
11 12 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) User Experience
2 12 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.57%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.19%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.19%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.14%) Android
2 4 (4.76%) Linux
3 3 (3.57%) Windows
4 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.52%) Front End Development
3 23 (27.38%) Scrum
4 15 (17.86%) CRM
4 15 (17.86%) OO
5 11 (13.10%) MVC
6 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.33%) TDD
9 6 (7.14%) UML
10 5 (5.95%) B2B
11 4 (4.76%) Mobile Development
11 4 (4.76%) Records Management
11 4 (4.76%) Time Management
11 4 (4.76%) Use Case
11 4 (4.76%) User Stories
11 4 (4.76%) Workflow
12 3 (3.57%) Open Source
12 3 (3.57%) Planning Poker
12 3 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 75 (89.29%) JavaScript
2 33 (39.29%) Java
3 23 (27.38%) SQL
4 9 (10.71%) C#
5 5 (5.95%) Apple Swift
5 5 (5.95%) ES6
5 5 (5.95%) Objective-C
6 3 (3.57%) ECMAScript
6 3 (3.57%) Groovy
6 3 (3.57%) PHP
6 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.38%) Perl
7 2 (2.38%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.19%) Ruby
8 1 (1.19%) Scala
8 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
2 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.90%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) Degree
5 2 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.19%) CTC Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle
3 6 (7.14%) Google
4 3 (3.57%) Adobe
4 3 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.38%) Coremetrics
5 2 (2.38%) hybris
5 2 (2.38%) IBM
5 2 (2.38%) PayPal