Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 October 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 11 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 -8
Contract jobs citing CSS 144 164 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 11.72% 13.53% 10.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.03% 35.19% 24.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 158 92
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% +17.19%
10th Percentile £272 £311 £289
90th Percentile £438 £538 £569
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.13% +10.34% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £20.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +21.62% +64.44%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 464 466 522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 37.75% 38.45% 41.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 373 385
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £306 £325 £313
90th Percentile £588 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £20.75
10th Percentile £36.00 - £13.63
90th Percentile £46.75 - £34.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -4.49% +8.54% +9.33%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Oxfordshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Oxfordshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Oxfordshire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Oxfordshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Oxford +2 97 £413 - 52
Abingdon 0 17 £420 +12.00% 2
Banbury - 2 £225 - 12
Kidlington - 2 £425 - 2
Burford - 1 £245 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £525 - 1
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 136 (94.44%) HTML
2 126 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 85 (59.03%) AngularJS
4 83 (57.64%) jQuery
5 71 (49.31%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (37.50%) User Experience
7 50 (34.72%) .NET
8 47 (32.64%) Go
9 45 (31.25%) Angular 2
10 44 (30.56%) Test Automation
11 42 (29.17%) Microservices
12 37 (25.69%) UX Design
13 36 (25.00%) Front End Development
14 27 (18.75%) Web Development
15 23 (15.97%) HTML5
16 22 (15.28%) PHP
17 21 (14.58%) SQL
17 21 (14.58%) C#
17 21 (14.58%) CSS3
18 20 (13.89%) SQL Server
18 20 (13.89%) ASP.NET
18 20 (13.89%) MVC
19 15 (10.42%) Software Engineering
19 15 (10.42%) Sass
20 14 (9.72%) Git (software)
20 14 (9.72%) Computer Science
21 13 (9.03%) CMS
21 13 (9.03%) Web Services
21 13 (9.03%) Node.js
22 12 (8.33%) Amazon AWS

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 13 (9.03%) CMS
2 7 (4.86%) WordPress
3 6 (4.17%) Kentico
4 5 (3.47%) Drupal
5 2 (1.39%) Marvel
6 1 (0.69%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.69%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.69%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.69%) Moodle
6 1 (0.69%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.08%) UserZoom
2 2 (1.39%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.69%) InVision
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.39%) npm
3 1 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.69%) GitHub
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) FTP
1 1 (0.69%) SMS
1 1 (0.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.94%) MySQL
3 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.08%) Redis
4 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (9.72%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.86%) Axure RP
3 5 (3.47%) Grunt
3 5 (3.47%) webpack
4 4 (2.78%) gulp
5 3 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.08%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.08%) Subversion
6 2 (1.39%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.39%) Selenium
7 1 (0.69%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.69%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.69%) PostCSS
7 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (2.78%) Finance
1 4 (2.78%) Marketing
2 2 (1.39%) Games
2 2 (1.39%) Retail
3 1 (0.69%) Banking
3 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 127 (88.19%) Developer
2 41 (28.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 38 (26.39%) Web Developer
4 32 (22.22%) Angular Developer
5 24 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 24 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
6 15 (10.42%) .NET Developer
6 15 (10.42%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (9.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (9.03%) C# Developer
8 12 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 11 (7.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 11 (7.64%) SQL Developer
9 11 (7.64%) SQL Server Developer
10 10 (6.94%) AWS Developer
11 8 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
11 8 (5.56%) HTML Developer
11 8 (5.56%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (94.44%) HTML
2 85 (59.03%) AngularJS
3 83 (57.64%) jQuery
4 50 (34.72%) .NET
5 45 (31.25%) Angular 2
6 23 (15.97%) HTML5
7 21 (14.58%) CSS3
8 20 (13.89%) ASP.NET
9 15 (10.42%) Sass
10 13 (9.03%) Node.js
10 13 (9.03%) Web Services
11 11 (7.64%) Ajax
12 10 (6.94%) React
13 7 (4.86%) Symfony
14 5 (3.47%) Handlebars
14 5 (3.47%) LESS
14 5 (3.47%) Redux
14 5 (3.47%) RequireJS
14 5 (3.47%) Twig
14 5 (3.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (37.50%) User Experience
2 14 (9.72%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.47%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.64%) Linux
2 3 (2.08%) Windows
3 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (49.31%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (30.56%) Test Automation
3 42 (29.17%) Microservices
4 37 (25.69%) UX Design
5 36 (25.00%) Front End Development
6 27 (18.75%) Web Development
7 20 (13.89%) MVC
8 15 (10.42%) Software Engineering
9 12 (8.33%) Scrum
10 10 (6.94%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.94%) Mathematics
11 9 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (6.25%) Web Application Development
12 8 (5.56%) Workflow
13 7 (4.86%) Prototyping
14 6 (4.17%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
14 6 (4.17%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 6 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
14 6 (4.17%) Web Accessibility
14 6 (4.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 126 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 47 (32.64%) Go
3 22 (15.28%) PHP
4 21 (14.58%) C#
4 21 (14.58%) SQL
5 10 (6.94%) Java
6 4 (2.78%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.08%) ES6
8 1 (0.69%) GLSL
8 1 (0.69%) Groovy
8 1 (0.69%) Java 8
8 1 (0.69%) Perl
8 1 (0.69%) Python
8 1 (0.69%) Ruby
8 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.39%) Adobe
2 2 (1.39%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.69%) Facebook
3 1 (0.69%) Google
3 1 (0.69%) New Relic
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle
3 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.69%) Zend