The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 32 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Contract jobs citing CSS 30 41 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.23% 4.74% 4.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.81% 20.50% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 15
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £433 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £29.75 £33.77
% change year-on-year +28.57% -11.90%  

CSS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 126 200 192
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.95% 23.12% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 132 127
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.48% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing CSS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Reading

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Reading

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Reading over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Reading

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for CSS.

1 61 (96.83%) HTML
2 49 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 30 (47.62%) CSS3
4 28 (44.44%) HTML5
4 28 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 26 (41.27%) Front End Development
6 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (23.81%) jQuery
8 14 (22.22%) .NET
8 14 (22.22%) OO
8 14 (22.22%) Angular 2
9 12 (19.05%) TypeScript
10 10 (15.87%) JSON
11 9 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (14.29%) TDD
11 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 9 (14.29%) Web Development
11 9 (14.29%) C#
12 8 (12.70%) Finance
13 7 (11.11%) MVC
13 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 7 (11.11%) UML
13 7 (11.11%) OOD
13 7 (11.11%) Web Application Development
14 6 (9.52%) Mobile App
14 6 (9.52%) BDD
14 6 (9.52%) Node.js
14 6 (9.52%) REST
14 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET
14 6 (9.52%) Java

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (6.35%) CMS
2 2 (3.17%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.59%) Apache
3 1 (1.59%) Confluence
3 1 (1.59%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (1.59%) JBoss
3 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle CX
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) GitHub
3 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.59%) IaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) DNS
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.94%) Grunt
3 4 (6.35%) gulp
3 4 (6.35%) webpack
4 3 (4.76%) JUnit
5 2 (3.17%) Axure RP
5 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.17%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.59%) Maven
6 1 (1.59%) Selenium
6 1 (1.59%) WebStorm
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Advertising
2 2 (3.17%) Electronics
2 2 (3.17%) Marketing
2 2 (3.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) German Language
3 1 (1.59%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
3 1 (1.59%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (85.71%) Developer
2 24 (38.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (20.63%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (17.46%) .NET Developer
4 11 (17.46%) HTML Developer
5 10 (15.87%) HTML CSS Developer
6 7 (11.11%) UI Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Agile Developer
7 6 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.52%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Angular Developer
9 4 (6.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.35%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.76%) PHP Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (4.76%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (96.83%) HTML
2 30 (47.62%) CSS3
3 28 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 28 (44.44%) HTML5
4 15 (23.81%) jQuery
5 14 (22.22%) .NET
5 14 (22.22%) Angular 2
6 10 (15.87%) JSON
7 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET
7 6 (9.52%) Node.js
7 6 (9.52%) REST
8 5 (7.94%) OAuth
8 5 (7.94%) React
8 5 (7.94%) React Native
8 5 (7.94%) Redux
8 5 (7.94%) Sass
8 5 (7.94%) Semantic HTML
8 5 (7.94%) XHTML
9 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.94%) User Experience
4 2 (3.17%) Life Science
4 2 (3.17%) W3C
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) Front End Development
2 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.22%) OO
4 9 (14.29%) TDD
4 9 (14.29%) Web Development
5 7 (11.11%) MVC
5 7 (11.11%) OOD
5 7 (11.11%) UML
5 7 (11.11%) Web Application Development
6 6 (9.52%) BDD
7 4 (6.35%) Wireframes
7 4 (6.35%) Workflow
8 3 (4.76%) CRM
8 3 (4.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 3 (4.76%) Cross-Browser Development
8 3 (4.76%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (4.76%) Scrum
8 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.05%) TypeScript
3 9 (14.29%) C#
4 6 (9.52%) Java
4 6 (9.52%) PHP
5 5 (7.94%) ES6
5 5 (7.94%) SQL
6 4 (6.35%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (6.35%) ECMAScript
7 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.17%) C
8 2 (3.17%) C++
8 2 (3.17%) Python
8 2 (3.17%) Scala
9 1 (1.59%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Ansible
1 1 (1.59%) CloudForms
1 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
1 1 (1.59%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 2 (3.17%) BMC
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle
1 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
1 2 (3.17%) Remedy
2 1 (1.59%) Adobe
2 1 (1.59%) Google
2 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.59%) Sony
2 1 (1.59%) Zend
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago