Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 July 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)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 18 23
Rank change year-on-year +12 +5 -6
Contract jobs citing CSS 111 57 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 17.82% 9.69% 7.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.86% 26.15% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 39 52
Oxford median daily rate £400 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +20.97% -4.62%
10th Percentile £319 £273 £250
90th Percentile £525 £452 £436
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £350 £320
% change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Oxford median hourly rate - £21.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +35.94% -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £21.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +35.94% +30.08%

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 259 218 232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 41.57% 37.07% 32.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 163 191
Oxford median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £320 £300 £275
90th Percentile £580 £525 £508
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Oxford median hourly rate £49.50 £21.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +127.59% +24.29% -56.25%
10th Percentile £43.65 £12.20 £14.25
90th Percentile £53.35 £34.88 £41.75
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +63.64% -8.33% -20.00%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Oxford

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Oxford

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Oxford over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Oxford

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Oxford

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

1 110 (99.10%) HTML
2 95 (85.59%) JavaScript
3 57 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (49.55%) HTML5
5 53 (47.75%) AngularJS
6 50 (45.05%) CSS3
6 50 (45.05%) jQuery
7 42 (37.84%) MVC
8 36 (32.43%) C#
9 35 (31.53%) .NET
9 35 (31.53%) TDD
10 32 (28.83%) ASP.NET
11 31 (27.93%) Ajax
11 31 (27.93%) Node.js
12 25 (22.52%) Sass
12 25 (22.52%) Scrum
13 23 (20.72%) PHP
13 23 (20.72%) SQL
14 22 (19.82%) Front End Development
14 22 (19.82%) Git (software)
15 21 (18.92%) SQL Server
15 21 (18.92%) Web Development
16 20 (18.02%) LESS
16 20 (18.02%) React
17 19 (17.12%) Digital Transformation Programme
17 19 (17.12%) Amazon AWS
18 18 (16.22%) Web Application Development
18 18 (16.22%) Test Automation
18 18 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (15.32%) Software Engineering

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (10.81%) CMS
2 11 (9.91%) EPiServer
3 7 (6.31%) Drupal
4 6 (5.41%) WordPress
5 2 (1.80%) Apache
5 2 (1.80%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) InVision
2 2 (1.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.80%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Magento
2 3 (2.70%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.12%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.01%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.11%) MySQL
2 9 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.21%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.90%) Redis
4 1 (0.90%) RethinkDB
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (19.82%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.21%) Grunt
2 8 (7.21%) gulp
3 7 (6.31%) Axure RP
3 7 (6.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 7 (6.31%) IntelliJ
4 5 (4.50%) Subversion
5 2 (1.80%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.80%) JIRA
6 1 (0.90%) Babel
6 1 (0.90%) git-flow
6 1 (0.90%) Gradle
6 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.90%) Maven
6 1 (0.90%) MSTest
6 1 (0.90%) Protractor
6 1 (0.90%) Selenium
6 1 (0.90%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.90%) webpack
General
1 6 (5.41%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Banking
2 5 (4.50%) Publishing
3 3 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 103 (92.79%) Developer
2 32 (28.83%) .NET Developer
3 30 (27.03%) C# Developer
4 29 (26.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (25.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 28 (25.23%) JavaScript Developer
6 27 (24.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 27 (24.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (20.72%) Node.js Developer
8 16 (14.41%) SQL Developer
9 15 (13.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 13 (11.71%) PHP Developer
11 12 (10.81%) HTML CSS Developer
11 12 (10.81%) HTML Developer
12 11 (9.91%) Angular Developer
12 11 (9.91%) EPiServer Developer
13 8 (7.21%) Ajax Developer
13 8 (7.21%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 8 (7.21%) SQL Server Developer
13 8 (7.21%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (99.10%) HTML
2 55 (49.55%) HTML5
3 53 (47.75%) AngularJS
4 50 (45.05%) CSS3
4 50 (45.05%) jQuery
5 35 (31.53%) .NET
6 32 (28.83%) ASP.NET
7 31 (27.93%) Ajax
7 31 (27.93%) Node.js
8 25 (22.52%) Sass
9 20 (18.02%) LESS
9 20 (18.02%) React
10 15 (13.51%) Web Services
11 14 (12.61%) .NET Framework
11 14 (12.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (11.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (9.01%) Symfony
14 8 (7.21%) JSON
15 7 (6.31%) Scalatra
15 7 (6.31%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) User Experience
2 6 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.90%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (37.84%) MVC
3 35 (31.53%) TDD
4 25 (22.52%) Scrum
5 22 (19.82%) Front End Development
6 21 (18.92%) Web Development
7 19 (17.12%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 18 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (16.22%) Test Automation
8 18 (16.22%) Web Application Development
9 17 (15.32%) Software Engineering
10 15 (13.51%) BDD
10 15 (13.51%) Kanban
10 15 (13.51%) Pair Programming
11 13 (11.71%) E-Commerce
12 12 (10.81%) OO
13 9 (8.11%) Unit Testing
14 8 (7.21%) Domain-Driven Design
15 7 (6.31%) Open Source
15 7 (6.31%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 95 (85.59%) JavaScript
2 36 (32.43%) C#
3 23 (20.72%) PHP
3 23 (20.72%) SQL
4 17 (15.32%) VB.NET
5 13 (11.71%) Java
6 7 (6.31%) Groovy
7 4 (3.60%) Scala
7 4 (3.60%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.80%) C
8 2 (1.80%) Perl
8 2 (1.80%) Python
8 2 (1.80%) Ruby
9 1 (0.90%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) Terraform
2 1 (0.90%) Ansible
2 1 (0.90%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (6.31%) New Relic
2 4 (3.60%) Infor
3 2 (1.80%) Adobe
3 2 (1.80%) Zend
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