Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 21 43
Rank change year-on-year +2 +22 -34
Contract jobs citing CSS 51 60 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.52% 6.50% 2.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.40% 28.71% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 17
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £329 £200
90th Percentile £475 £550 £485
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £363 £323
% change year-on-year -6.21% +12.40% +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £21.50 £8.00
% change year-on-year - +168.75% -77.14%

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 209 209 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 30.83% 22.64% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 141 87
Northamptonshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.74%
10th Percentile £270 £313 £256
90th Percentile £550 £550 £553
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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 +15 35 £350 -12.50% 9
Corby +2 1 £350 - 2
CSS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 50 (98.04%) HTML
2 41 (80.39%) JavaScript
3 28 (54.90%) HTML5
4 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (47.06%) Node.js
5 24 (47.06%) CSS3
6 17 (33.33%) TDD
7 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
7 15 (29.41%) React
8 14 (27.45%) User Experience
8 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
8 14 (27.45%) Grunt
9 13 (25.49%) Unit Testing
9 13 (25.49%) Finance
9 13 (25.49%) Wireframes
10 12 (23.53%) .NET
10 12 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (21.57%) Axure RP
11 11 (21.57%) jQuery
11 11 (21.57%) C#
11 11 (21.57%) Scrum
11 11 (21.57%) gulp
12 10 (19.61%) Test Automation
13 9 (17.65%) BDD
13 9 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
13 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
13 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
13 9 (17.65%) Sass
13 9 (17.65%) Front End Development

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 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) Confluence
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (13.73%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (7.84%) InVision
2 4 (7.84%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.96%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.96%) Simulink
3 1 (1.96%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) npm
2 7 (13.73%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) GIS
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 14 (27.45%) Grunt
3 11 (21.57%) Axure RP
3 11 (21.57%) gulp
4 7 (13.73%) SonarQube
5 6 (11.76%) JIRA
6 4 (7.84%) JSUnit
7 2 (3.92%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.92%) FitNesse
7 2 (3.92%) JMeter
7 2 (3.92%) JUnit
7 2 (3.92%) NUnit
7 2 (3.92%) Ranorex
7 2 (3.92%) Selenium
7 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.92%) TestNG
7 2 (3.92%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.96%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) UI Developer
3 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
4 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Agile Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Designer
5 3 (5.88%) Digital Developer
5 3 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Angular Developer
6 2 (3.92%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (3.92%) UI Designer
6 2 (3.92%) User Experience Manager
6 2 (3.92%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (98.04%) HTML
2 28 (54.90%) HTML5
3 24 (47.06%) CSS3
3 24 (47.06%) Node.js
4 15 (29.41%) React
5 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
6 12 (23.53%) .NET
7 11 (21.57%) jQuery
8 9 (17.65%) Sass
8 9 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (15.69%) RESTful
10 7 (13.73%) Ajax
10 7 (13.73%) JSON
10 7 (13.73%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (11.76%) Angular 2
11 6 (11.76%) Redux
12 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
13 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (3.92%) React Native
14 2 (3.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) User Experience
2 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
4 1 (1.96%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) TDD
3 13 (25.49%) Unit Testing
3 13 (25.49%) Wireframes
4 12 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (21.57%) Scrum
6 10 (19.61%) Test Automation
7 9 (17.65%) BDD
7 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 9 (17.65%) Front End Development
8 8 (15.69%) Strategic Thinking
9 7 (13.73%) Performance Optimisation
10 6 (11.76%) Pair Programming
11 4 (7.84%) MVC
11 4 (7.84%) Open Source
11 4 (7.84%) Prototyping
11 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (7.84%) User Stories
12 3 (5.88%) Adaptive Web Design
12 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (80.39%) JavaScript
2 11 (21.57%) C#
3 6 (11.76%) ES6
4 5 (9.80%) Java
5 2 (3.92%) SQL
6 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Adobe
2 7 (13.73%) Perforce
3 3 (5.88%) Capita
4 1 (1.96%) Apple
4 1 (1.96%) CA Agile Central