Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 8 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 149 174 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 11.51% 14.59% 10.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.04% 35.88% 29.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 150 89
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £263 £312 £237
90th Percentile £500 £525 £478
South East median daily rate £415 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £12.50 - £21.75
10th Percentile £11.25 - £16.13
90th Percentile £13.75 - £27.58
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% +24.29% -

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 513 485 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 39.61% 40.65% 34.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 361 302
Oxfordshire median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £300 £313 £300
90th Percentile £600 £575 £537
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 5
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +63.64% +15.79%
10th Percentile £33.15 £41.50 £12.60
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.70 £39.45
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +14.29%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +1 98 £425 +6.25% 57
Abingdon 0 13 £420 +20.00% 1
Banbury - 4 £325 - 1
Kidlington - 3 £425 - 1
Thame -7 2 £425 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £525 - 2
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 141 (94.63%) HTML
2 118 (79.19%) JavaScript
3 91 (61.07%) AngularJS
4 83 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (51.01%) jQuery
6 59 (39.60%) User Experience
7 53 (35.57%) Microservices
8 50 (33.56%) Front End Development
9 47 (31.54%) Web Development
10 44 (29.53%) Test Automation
11 35 (23.49%) UX Design
12 32 (21.48%) Git (software)
12 32 (21.48%) Go
13 30 (20.13%) HTML5
13 30 (20.13%) PHP
14 28 (18.79%) CSS3
14 28 (18.79%) Angular 2
15 24 (16.11%) .NET
16 23 (15.44%) C#
16 23 (15.44%) MVC
17 20 (13.42%) SQL
17 20 (13.42%) Sass
18 19 (12.75%) React
18 19 (12.75%) SQL Server
19 17 (11.41%) ASP.NET
20 16 (10.74%) Linux
20 16 (10.74%) Scrum
21 15 (10.07%) TDD
21 15 (10.07%) GitHub
22 14 (9.40%) Ajax

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 9 (6.04%) CMS
2 5 (3.36%) WordPress
3 4 (2.68%) Kentico
4 3 (2.01%) Marvel
5 1 (0.67%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.67%) Drupal
5 1 (0.67%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (0.67%) Moodle
5 1 (0.67%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.68%) UserZoom
2 2 (1.34%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.67%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.07%) GitHub
2 9 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) FTP
1 1 (0.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.40%) MySQL
3 5 (3.36%) MariaDB
4 3 (2.01%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.34%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.34%) Redis
5 2 (1.34%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (21.48%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.04%) Axure RP
3 8 (5.37%) webpack
4 6 (4.03%) JIRA
5 5 (3.36%) gulp
6 4 (2.68%) Grunt
7 3 (2.01%) Subversion
8 2 (1.34%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.34%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.34%) JHipster
9 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.67%) git-flow
9 1 (0.67%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (2.01%) Finance
1 3 (2.01%) Games
2 2 (1.34%) Publishing
3 1 (0.67%) Banking
3 1 (0.67%) Law
3 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 135 (90.60%) Developer
2 55 (36.91%) Web Developer
3 41 (27.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 26 (17.45%) Angular Developer
5 20 (13.42%) HTML CSS Developer
5 20 (13.42%) HTML Developer
5 20 (13.42%) JavaScript Developer
6 19 (12.75%) Applications Developer
6 19 (12.75%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 19 (12.75%) Web Applications Developer
7 16 (10.74%) .NET Developer
8 14 (9.40%) Agile Developer
8 14 (9.40%) PHP Developer
9 12 (8.05%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (8.05%) C# Developer
10 11 (7.38%) Designer
11 10 (6.71%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (6.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (6.71%) UX Designer
12 9 (6.04%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (94.63%) HTML
2 91 (61.07%) AngularJS
3 76 (51.01%) jQuery
4 30 (20.13%) HTML5
5 28 (18.79%) Angular 2
5 28 (18.79%) CSS3
6 24 (16.11%) .NET
7 20 (13.42%) Sass
8 19 (12.75%) React
9 17 (11.41%) ASP.NET
10 14 (9.40%) Ajax
10 14 (9.40%) Symfony
11 11 (7.38%) Web Services
12 8 (5.37%) Node.js
12 8 (5.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (4.70%) LESS
13 7 (4.70%) RESTful
14 5 (3.36%) GWT
14 5 (3.36%) Hibernate
14 5 (3.36%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 59 (39.60%) User Experience
2 10 (6.71%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (5.37%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.37%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.68%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.67%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.74%) Linux
2 2 (1.34%) Windows
3 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (35.57%) Microservices
3 50 (33.56%) Front End Development
4 47 (31.54%) Web Development
5 44 (29.53%) Test Automation
6 35 (23.49%) UX Design
7 23 (15.44%) MVC
8 16 (10.74%) Scrum
9 15 (10.07%) TDD
10 11 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (6.04%) Analytics
11 9 (6.04%) Prototyping
12 8 (5.37%) Workflow
13 7 (4.70%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 7 (4.70%) Software Engineering
14 6 (4.03%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
14 6 (4.03%) Responsive Web Design
14 6 (4.03%) Visualisation
14 6 (4.03%) Web Accessibility
14 6 (4.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 118 (79.19%) JavaScript
2 32 (21.48%) Go
3 30 (20.13%) PHP
4 23 (15.44%) C#
5 20 (13.42%) SQL
6 13 (8.72%) ES6
7 10 (6.71%) Java
8 9 (6.04%) TypeScript
9 5 (3.36%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.01%) GLSL
11 2 (1.34%) Ruby
11 2 (1.34%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.34%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.67%) C
12 1 (0.67%) Groovy
12 1 (0.67%) Java 8
12 1 (0.67%) Korn
12 1 (0.67%) Perl
12 1 (0.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (4.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.36%) Docker
2 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (4.70%) Google
2 5 (3.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.68%) Adobe
4 3 (2.01%) Capita
4 3 (2.01%) New Relic
5 2 (1.34%) Splunk
5 2 (1.34%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.34%) Zend
6 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com