The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for CSS3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS3 over the 3 months to 25 April 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 3
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 33 36
Rank change year-on-year +17 +3  
Contract jobs citing CSS3 28 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 9.82% 1.58% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.54% 5.26% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
Median daily rate £355 £219 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.28% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +2.85% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £9.00 £17.86
% change year-on-year +344.44% -49.60%  

CSS3 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 130 76 96
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 45.61% 30.04% 25.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 54 76
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £11.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +309.09% -24.13%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +10.66% +3.44%  

CSS3
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing CSS3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for CSS3 in Oxford

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS3 in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS3 in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 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 CSS3.

1 39 (100.00%) CSS
2 38 (97.44%) HTML
3 36 (92.31%) HTML5
4 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
5 24 (61.54%) jQuery
6 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (46.15%) Front End Development
8 17 (43.59%) AngularJS
9 16 (41.03%) .NET
9 16 (41.03%) C#
10 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
11 13 (33.33%) MVC
12 12 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (30.77%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (30.77%) Ajax
12 12 (30.77%) .NET Framework
13 11 (28.21%) EPiServer
13 11 (28.21%) CMS
14 10 (25.64%) Sass
15 8 (20.51%) Scrum
16 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
16 7 (17.95%) LESS
17 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
17 5 (12.82%) Banking
17 5 (12.82%) Finance
17 5 (12.82%) MySQL
18 4 (10.26%) B2B
18 4 (10.26%) Web Design
18 4 (10.26%) Node.js

CSS3
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 11 (28.21%) CMS
1 11 (28.21%) EPiServer
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (5.13%) Chatbot
1 2 (5.13%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) Bower
2 3 (7.69%) Grunt
2 3 (7.69%) Yeoman
3 2 (5.13%) Axure RP
3 2 (5.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (12.82%) Banking
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (35.90%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.90%) C# Developer
4 13 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (28.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (28.21%) EPiServer Developer
7 9 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (15.38%) Angular Developer
9 4 (10.26%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (10.26%) HTML Developer
10 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
11 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (5.13%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
11 2 (5.13%) Java Software Developer
11 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
11 2 (5.13%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) CSS
2 38 (97.44%) HTML
3 36 (92.31%) HTML5
4 24 (61.54%) jQuery
5 17 (43.59%) AngularJS
6 16 (41.03%) .NET
7 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
8 12 (30.77%) .NET Framework
8 12 (30.77%) Ajax
8 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (25.64%) Sass
10 7 (17.95%) LESS
11 4 (10.26%) Node.js
12 3 (7.69%) Ember.js
12 3 (7.69%) JSON
12 3 (7.69%) React
12 3 (7.69%) Redux
13 2 (5.13%) HTML5 Canvas
13 2 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Animation
4 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Front End Development
3 13 (33.33%) MVC
4 12 (30.77%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 8 (20.51%) Scrum
6 4 (10.26%) B2B
6 4 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (10.26%) Web Design
7 3 (7.69%) Infographics
7 3 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (7.69%) Workflow
8 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.13%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.56%) MVVM
9 1 (2.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
2 16 (41.03%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) PHP
3 2 (5.13%) Python
3 2 (5.13%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Adobe