Period
to 25 February 2020

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 25 February 2020 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
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 43 97 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.13% 10.73% 14.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.37% 30.89% 33.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 77 141
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £222 £308 £263
90th Percentile £488 £475 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.25 £41.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year -0.48% -7.89% +10.24%

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 184 314 522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 34.78% 34.73% 42.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 247 425
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% -3.33%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £313
90th Percentile £550 £538 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £45.00

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 25 February 2020.

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 25 February 2020. 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 -4 29 £450 +9.09% 23
Abingdon -2 7 £375 -16.67% 6
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 38 (88.37%) JavaScript
2 37 (86.05%) HTML
3 21 (48.84%) AngularJS
4 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
6 13 (30.23%) TypeScript
6 13 (30.23%) Front End Development
6 13 (30.23%) Angular 2
7 12 (27.91%) Azure
7 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
7 12 (27.91%) Web Development
7 12 (27.91%) MVC
7 12 (27.91%) C#
7 12 (27.91%) .NET
8 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
8 11 (25.58%) HTML5
8 11 (25.58%) Redux
9 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
9 10 (23.26%) jQuery
9 10 (23.26%) Scrum
10 9 (20.93%) TDD
11 8 (18.60%) Google
11 8 (18.60%) PHP
11 8 (18.60%) Microservices
12 7 (16.28%) GCP
12 7 (16.28%) Go
12 7 (16.28%) Sass
12 7 (16.28%) REST
12 7 (16.28%) Java
12 7 (16.28%) Web Services

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 2 (4.65%) WordPress
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Drupal
2 1 (2.33%) JBoss
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Magento
2 1 (2.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Azure
2 7 (16.28%) GCP
3 4 (9.30%) AWS
4 1 (2.33%) Apple Pay
4 1 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.33%) Google Pay
4 1 (2.33%) npm
4 1 (2.33%) WeChat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (6.98%) Big Data
2 3 (6.98%) Cosmos DB
2 3 (6.98%) Data Lake
2 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) Mockito
General
1 3 (6.98%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 41 (95.35%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (23.26%) .NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Web Developer
5 7 (16.28%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Angular Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (9.30%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (9.30%) DevOps Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Magento Developer
8 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) AWS Developer
8 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (86.05%) HTML
2 21 (48.84%) AngularJS
3 13 (30.23%) Angular 2
4 12 (27.91%) .NET
5 11 (25.58%) HTML5
5 11 (25.58%) Redux
6 10 (23.26%) jQuery
7 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
7 7 (16.28%) NgRx
7 7 (16.28%) REST
7 7 (16.28%) Sass
7 7 (16.28%) Web Services
8 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
8 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (13.95%) LESS
9 5 (11.63%) .NET Core
9 5 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (9.30%) Entity Framework
10 4 (9.30%) XML
10 4 (9.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) User Experience
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) Front End Development
3 12 (27.91%) MVC
3 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
3 12 (27.91%) Web Development
4 10 (23.26%) Scrum
4 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
5 9 (20.93%) TDD
6 8 (18.60%) Microservices
7 6 (13.95%) BDD
7 6 (13.95%) DevOps
8 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.30%) Machine Learning
9 4 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (9.30%) Time Management
10 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.98%) Creative Thinking
10 3 (6.98%) Deep Learning
10 3 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) JavaScript
2 13 (30.23%) TypeScript
3 12 (27.91%) C#
4 8 (18.60%) PHP
5 7 (16.28%) Go
5 7 (16.28%) Java
6 6 (13.95%) SQL
7 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.98%) XAML
9 2 (4.65%) Java 8
10 1 (2.33%) ES6
10 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Google
3 3 (6.98%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.33%) Apple
4 1 (2.33%) PayPal
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) Splunk
4 1 (2.33%) WooCommerce