Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 13 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7 -11
Contract jobs citing CSS 137 146 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 12.48% 12.08% 9.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.41% 30.23% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 116 85
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £268
90th Percentile £438 £538 £574
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £21.25
South East median hourly rate £42.25 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.11% +12.50% +77.78%

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 410 483 546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 37.34% 39.95% 43.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 388 392
Oxfordshire median daily rate £415 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.78% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £538 £591 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +100.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32.50 £37.50 £14.75
90th Percentile £37.50 £42.50 £26.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +3 86 £413 - 34
Abingdon +2 17 £420 +12.00% 7
Banbury - 1 - -
Burford - 1 £245 -
Carterton - 1 £380 - 1
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £525 -
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 127 (92.70%) HTML
2 124 (90.51%) JavaScript
3 93 (67.88%) AngularJS
4 76 (55.47%) jQuery
5 55 (40.15%) .NET
6 52 (37.96%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (37.96%) Angular 2
7 47 (34.31%) Go
8 39 (28.47%) Test Automation
8 39 (28.47%) User Experience
8 39 (28.47%) Front End Development
9 33 (24.09%) Microservices
10 31 (22.63%) UX Design
11 23 (16.79%) HTML5
12 21 (15.33%) SQL Server
12 21 (15.33%) Sass
13 20 (14.60%) C#
13 20 (14.60%) ASP.NET
14 19 (13.87%) Web Development
15 18 (13.14%) CSS3
16 17 (12.41%) MVC
16 17 (12.41%) PHP
16 17 (12.41%) React
17 16 (11.68%) SQL
17 16 (11.68%) Git (software)
18 15 (10.95%) Software Engineering
19 14 (10.22%) Node.js
19 14 (10.22%) LESS
20 13 (9.49%) Grunt
20 13 (9.49%) 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 11 (8.03%) CMS
2 6 (4.38%) Kentico
3 5 (3.65%) Drupal
3 5 (3.65%) WordPress
4 1 (0.73%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.73%) Confluence
4 1 (0.73%) Moodle
4 1 (0.73%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.73%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.19%) npm
2 3 (2.19%) SaaS
3 1 (0.73%) GitHub
3 1 (0.73%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.73%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.73%) FTP
1 1 (0.73%) SMS
1 1 (0.73%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.30%) MySQL
3 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.19%) Redis
4 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (11.68%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.49%) Grunt
3 12 (8.76%) gulp
4 4 (2.92%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.92%) Selenium
4 4 (2.92%) webpack
5 3 (2.19%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.19%) PhantomJS
5 3 (2.19%) Subversion
6 2 (1.46%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.73%) JIRA
7 1 (0.73%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.73%) PostCSS
General
1 5 (3.65%) Marketing
2 3 (2.19%) Finance
3 2 (1.46%) Retail
4 1 (0.73%) Banking
4 1 (0.73%) Games
Job Titles
1 126 (91.97%) Developer
2 43 (31.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 34 (24.82%) Angular Developer
4 27 (19.71%) Web Developer
5 20 (14.60%) Applications Developer
5 20 (14.60%) Web Applications Developer
6 14 (10.22%) .NET Developer
7 12 (8.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (8.03%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (8.03%) C# Developer
9 10 (7.30%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (7.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (7.30%) SQL Developer
9 10 (7.30%) SQL Server Developer
10 9 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (6.57%) AWS Developer
11 8 (5.84%) PHP Developer
12 6 (4.38%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (4.38%) HTML CSS Developer
12 6 (4.38%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (92.70%) HTML
2 93 (67.88%) AngularJS
3 76 (55.47%) jQuery
4 55 (40.15%) .NET
5 52 (37.96%) Angular 2
6 23 (16.79%) HTML5
7 21 (15.33%) Sass
8 20 (14.60%) ASP.NET
9 18 (13.14%) CSS3
10 17 (12.41%) React
11 14 (10.22%) LESS
11 14 (10.22%) Node.js
12 12 (8.76%) Web Services
13 10 (7.30%) Ajax
14 9 (6.57%) Vue.js
15 8 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (5.84%) Symfony
16 5 (3.65%) .NET Framework
16 5 (3.65%) Handlebars
17 4 (2.92%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (28.47%) User Experience
2 5 (3.65%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.92%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.84%) Linux
2 1 (0.73%) Windows
2 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.96%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.47%) Front End Development
2 39 (28.47%) Test Automation
3 33 (24.09%) Microservices
4 31 (22.63%) UX Design
5 19 (13.87%) Web Development
6 17 (12.41%) MVC
7 15 (10.95%) Software Engineering
8 12 (8.76%) Computer Science
8 12 (8.76%) Mathematics
9 10 (7.30%) Web Application Development
10 9 (6.57%) API Development
10 9 (6.57%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 8 (5.84%) E-Commerce
12 7 (5.11%) Scrum
13 5 (3.65%) TDD
13 5 (3.65%) Web Design
14 4 (2.92%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (2.92%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (2.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 124 (90.51%) JavaScript
2 47 (34.31%) Go
3 20 (14.60%) C#
4 17 (12.41%) PHP
5 16 (11.68%) SQL
6 8 (5.84%) Java
7 5 (3.65%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.73%) ES6
8 1 (0.73%) Ruby
8 1 (0.73%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (2.19%) HP
2 2 (1.46%) Google
2 2 (1.46%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.73%) Adobe
3 1 (0.73%) Facebook
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle