Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 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
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 101 154 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 12.83% 12.67% 12.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.47% 31.30% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 119 101
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £310 £210 £290
90th Percentile £475 £490 £450
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £373
% change year-on-year - +14.09% +6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £12.50 -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +112.82%

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 293 492 482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 37.23% 40.49% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 376 341
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +11.84%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £313
90th Percentile £556 £600 £580
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 3
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.40 £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.84% +5.56% +181.25%
10th Percentile £18.91 £37.50 £41.50
90th Percentile £40.85 £57.50 £52.70
South East median hourly rate £47.69 £43.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +9.63% +1.16% +7.50%

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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 2019. 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 63 £413 -2.94% 14
Abingdon -2 3 £550 +29.41% 1
Burford - 3 £450 -
Carterton - 1 £380 -
Witney - 1 £450 - 4
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 89 (88.12%) HTML
2 88 (87.13%) JavaScript
3 52 (51.49%) AngularJS
4 42 (41.58%) Sass
5 40 (39.60%) LESS
6 36 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (33.66%) Git (software)
7 34 (33.66%) HTML5
8 33 (32.67%) .NET
9 29 (28.71%) React
10 27 (26.73%) jQuery
11 23 (22.77%) Test Automation
11 23 (22.77%) gulp
11 23 (22.77%) Vue.js
12 22 (21.78%) Angular 2
12 22 (21.78%) Go
12 22 (21.78%) Grunt
12 22 (21.78%) CSS3
13 21 (20.79%) Front End Development
14 19 (18.81%) API Development
15 18 (17.82%) Web Development
16 15 (14.85%) Node.js
16 15 (14.85%) C#
17 14 (13.86%) MongoDB
17 14 (13.86%) webpack
18 13 (12.87%) TDD
19 12 (11.88%) MVC
19 12 (11.88%) Express
20 11 (10.89%) DevOps
20 11 (10.89%) Redux

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 (1.98%) CMS
2 1 (0.99%) Confluence
2 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.99%) EPiServer
2 1 (0.99%) IIS
2 1 (0.99%) Kentico
2 1 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.98%) npm
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.99%) Azure Functions
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.99%) GitHub
3 1 (0.99%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.99%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.99%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) MQTT
2 2 (1.98%) HTTP
3 1 (0.99%) DNS
3 1 (0.99%) FTP
3 1 (0.99%) SSL
3 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.86%) MongoDB
2 11 (10.89%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.90%) RethinkDB
4 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.97%) MySQL
6 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (33.66%) Git (software)
2 23 (22.77%) gulp
3 22 (21.78%) Grunt
4 14 (13.86%) webpack
5 11 (10.89%) PostCSS
6 7 (6.93%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.95%) Jasmine
8 4 (3.96%) Subversion
9 3 (2.97%) PhantomJS
10 2 (1.98%) Selenium
10 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.99%) GitLab
11 1 (0.99%) Gradle
11 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.99%) JIRA
11 1 (0.99%) Mocha
11 1 (0.99%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.99%) RSpec
11 1 (0.99%) Spock
11 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (1.98%) Marketing
2 1 (0.99%) Finance
2 1 (0.99%) Law
2 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (97.03%) Developer
2 31 (30.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 20 (19.80%) Angular Developer
4 17 (16.83%) UI Developer
5 14 (13.86%) .NET Developer
5 14 (13.86%) Web Developer
6 11 (10.89%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (9.90%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (7.92%) React Developer
9 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.95%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.95%) IT Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Web Applications Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Java Developer
12 3 (2.97%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (88.12%) HTML
2 52 (51.49%) AngularJS
3 42 (41.58%) Sass
4 40 (39.60%) LESS
5 34 (33.66%) HTML5
6 33 (32.67%) .NET
7 29 (28.71%) React
8 27 (26.73%) jQuery
9 23 (22.77%) Vue.js
10 22 (21.78%) Angular 2
10 22 (21.78%) CSS3
11 15 (14.85%) Node.js
12 12 (11.88%) Express
13 11 (10.89%) Redux
14 10 (9.90%) .NET Framework
14 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET
15 9 (8.91%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
17 5 (4.95%) RabbitMQ
17 5 (4.95%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.94%) User Experience
2 5 (4.95%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.97%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.77%) Test Automation
3 21 (20.79%) Front End Development
4 19 (18.81%) API Development
5 18 (17.82%) Web Development
6 13 (12.87%) TDD
7 12 (11.88%) MVC
8 11 (10.89%) DevOps
9 9 (8.91%) Scrum
10 7 (6.93%) BDD
10 7 (6.93%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.94%) Microservices
11 6 (5.94%) OO
12 5 (4.95%) Kanban
12 5 (4.95%) Mentoring
13 4 (3.96%) OOP
13 4 (3.96%) UX Design
14 2 (1.98%) Technical Architecture
14 2 (1.98%) Time Management
15 1 (0.99%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (87.13%) JavaScript
2 22 (21.78%) Go
3 15 (14.85%) C#
4 10 (9.90%) SQL
5 7 (6.93%) Java
6 3 (2.97%) ES6
6 3 (2.97%) PHP
6 3 (2.97%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.98%) Java 8
8 1 (0.99%) ES7
8 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.99%) Python
8 1 (0.99%) Ruby
8 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.96%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (2.97%) HP
2 2 (1.98%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.99%) Adobe
3 1 (0.99%) Google
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle
3 1 (0.99%) Sitecore