Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 19 November 2018 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 21 18
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 +28
Contract jobs citing CSS 80 50 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 9.49% 7.34% 6.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.78% 23.92% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 30 37
Northamptonshire median daily rate £365 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £309 £296 £312
90th Percentile £488 £500 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £340 £363
% change year-on-year +10.29% -6.21% +15.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 - £21.50

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 288 209 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 34.16% 30.69% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 127 147
Northamptonshire median daily rate £390 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £310 £281 £313
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £382 £375
% change year-on-year +4.85% +1.73% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +23.08%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Northamptonshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Northamptonshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Northamptonshire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Northamptonshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +7 47 £365 -5.92% 17
Corby 0 3 £325 -21.21% 1
Kettering - 3 £475 - 3
CSS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 79 (98.75%) HTML
2 72 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 54 (67.50%) HTML5
4 48 (60.00%) AngularJS
5 47 (58.75%) CSS3
6 37 (46.25%) Node.js
7 33 (41.25%) Git (software)
8 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (33.75%) React
10 25 (31.25%) jQuery
11 21 (26.25%) Unit Testing
12 19 (23.75%) Test Automation
12 19 (23.75%) JIRA
12 19 (23.75%) Sass
12 19 (23.75%) Java
12 19 (23.75%) Jenkins
13 18 (22.50%) ES6
14 17 (21.25%) Redux
14 17 (21.25%) Gradle
14 17 (21.25%) Grunt
14 17 (21.25%) Ajax
15 16 (20.00%) REST
15 16 (20.00%) Ionic Framework
16 15 (18.75%) webpack
16 15 (18.75%) Android
17 14 (17.50%) Selenium
17 14 (17.50%) npm
17 14 (17.50%) Front End Development
18 13 (16.25%) Jasmine
19 12 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 10 (12.50%) Confluence
2 7 (8.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) CMS
4 1 (1.25%) Drupal
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) InVision
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.25%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.50%) npm
2 6 (7.50%) BrowserStack
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.25%) Office 365
4 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Firewall
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
1 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (8.75%) Blockchain
2 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.25%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 33 (41.25%) Git (software)
2 19 (23.75%) Jenkins
2 19 (23.75%) JIRA
3 17 (21.25%) Gradle
3 17 (21.25%) Grunt
4 15 (18.75%) webpack
5 14 (17.50%) Selenium
6 13 (16.25%) Jasmine
7 10 (12.50%) gulp
8 7 (8.75%) CA Release Automation
8 7 (8.75%) HP UFT
8 7 (8.75%) JUnit
8 7 (8.75%) Maven
8 7 (8.75%) Protractor
8 7 (8.75%) Subversion
8 7 (8.75%) Visual Studio Code
8 7 (8.75%) WebStorm
9 6 (7.50%) Babel
9 6 (7.50%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (7.50%) Mocha
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Billing
4 1 (1.25%) Law
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (90.00%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
2 15 (18.75%) UI Developer
3 13 (16.25%) React Developer
4 11 (13.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (13.75%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Android Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Angular Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 7 (8.75%) C# Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Designer
8 4 (5.00%) UX Designer
9 2 (2.50%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.50%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (2.50%) HTML Developer
9 2 (2.50%) PHP Developer
10 1 (1.25%) Drupal Developer
10 1 (1.25%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 1 (1.25%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (98.75%) HTML
2 54 (67.50%) HTML5
3 48 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 47 (58.75%) CSS3
5 37 (46.25%) Node.js
6 27 (33.75%) React
7 25 (31.25%) jQuery
8 19 (23.75%) Sass
9 17 (21.25%) Ajax
9 17 (21.25%) Redux
10 16 (20.00%) Ionic Framework
10 16 (20.00%) REST
11 12 (15.00%) Enzyme
11 12 (15.00%) Jest
12 11 (13.75%) .NET
12 11 (13.75%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (12.50%) Android NDK
13 10 (12.50%) Android SDK
14 8 (10.00%) Spring Boot
14 8 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) User Experience
2 5 (6.25%) Fintech
3 2 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Android
2 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) Unit Testing
3 19 (23.75%) Test Automation
4 14 (17.50%) Front End Development
5 12 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (13.75%) TDD
7 10 (12.50%) Android Development
7 10 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (12.50%) Cryptography
7 10 (12.50%) Scrum
7 10 (12.50%) Secure Coding
8 8 (10.00%) DevOps
9 7 (8.75%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (8.75%) Open Source
10 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.25%) Risk Management
11 4 (5.00%) Web Development
12 3 (3.75%) OOP
12 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (23.75%) Java
3 18 (22.50%) ES6
4 12 (15.00%) C#
5 11 (13.75%) C++
5 11 (13.75%) Ruby
6 10 (12.50%) C
7 7 (8.75%) TypeScript
8 4 (5.00%) ActionScript
8 4 (5.00%) ActionScript 2.0
8 4 (5.00%) PHP
8 4 (5.00%) SQL
9 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.50%) VB
10 1 (1.25%) Perl
10 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.25%) Degree
1 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (8.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (8.75%) CA Agile Central
2 6 (7.50%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 2 (2.50%) Adobe
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.25%) Perforce