The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 22 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)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 27 15
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12  
Contract jobs citing CSS 8 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.31% 3.52% 7.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.51% 15.69% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 12
Median daily rate £306 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.43% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £187.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 41 51 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 16.94% 22.47% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 41 36
Median daily rate £338 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.58% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £187.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Northampton

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northampton region with a requirement for CSS.

1 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
3 17 (65.38%) AngularJS
4 12 (46.15%) jQuery
5 11 (42.31%) HTML5
6 10 (38.46%) OO
7 9 (34.62%) Java
7 9 (34.62%) SQL
8 8 (30.77%) .NET
8 8 (30.77%) Finance
8 8 (30.77%) TDD
8 8 (30.77%) React
9 7 (26.92%) C#
9 7 (26.92%) Node.js
10 6 (23.08%) CSS3
10 6 (23.08%) J2EE
10 6 (23.08%) Oracle
10 6 (23.08%) Spring
10 6 (23.08%) MVC
10 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
10 6 (23.08%) User Experience
11 5 (19.23%) Ajax
11 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
12 4 (15.38%) REST
12 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
12 4 (15.38%) Docker
12 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (15.38%) JPA
12 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
12 4 (15.38%) Banking

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 2 (7.69%) JBoss
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
3 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.69%) DB2
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.69%) Gradle
3 2 (7.69%) IntelliJ
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) JProfiler
4 1 (3.85%) Babel
4 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.85%) gulp
4 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.85%) Lombardi
4 1 (3.85%) Mocha
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.85%) webpack
4 1 (3.85%) WebStorm
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (11.54%) HTML Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (65.38%) AngularJS
3 12 (46.15%) jQuery
4 11 (42.31%) HTML5
5 8 (30.77%) .NET
5 8 (30.77%) React
6 7 (26.92%) Node.js
7 6 (23.08%) CSS3
7 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
7 6 (23.08%) J2EE
7 6 (23.08%) Spring
8 5 (19.23%) Ajax
9 4 (15.38%) JPA
9 4 (15.38%) REST
9 4 (15.38%) SOAP
9 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 4 (15.38%) XML
10 3 (11.54%) JSON
10 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (11.54%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) OO
2 8 (30.77%) TDD
3 6 (23.08%) MVC
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) Pair Programming
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Web Development
6 2 (7.69%) BDD
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (7.69%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
6 2 (7.69%) Microservices
6 2 (7.69%) RAD
6 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.85%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 1 (3.85%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.69%) R
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) Python
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Perforce
3 1 (3.85%) Kony
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Sencha
3 1 (3.85%) Sybase
3 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago