Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CSS3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS3 over the 6 months to 23 November 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 3
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 106 123
Rank change year-on-year -18 +17 +8
Contract jobs citing CSS3 326 367 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.94% 2.20% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.02% 8.20% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 226 289
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.89%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £496 £461 £438
England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +162.86% -
10th Percentile £24.50 £30.05 £16.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.80 £27.38
England median hourly rate £37.97 £46.00 £22.06
% change year-on-year -17.46% +108.55% -19.79%

CSS3 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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4641 4473 5095
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.56% 26.82% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2856 2710 3290
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £515
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 130 122
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £15.16 £12.25 £14.46
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.05 £51.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

CSS3
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CSS3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CSS3 in the South East

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS3 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS3 in the South East

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS3 in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS3 in the South East

CSS3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS3 in the South East

CSS3
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS3 in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for CSS3 in the South East

CSS3
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -16 164 £363 -2.03% 38
Berkshire -15 72 £350 -4.11% 11
Buckinghamshire -14 50 £350 +7.69% 8
Surrey -1 49 £375 -1.32% 6
Oxfordshire +6 42 £425 +13.33% 19
West Sussex -6 42 £445 +20.68%
Hampshire -7 29 £375 +7.14% 18
Kent -1 23 £345 -1.43% 8
East Sussex -15 11 £294 -26.56% 3
Middlesex 0 3 £438 +16.67%
Sussex -1 3 £525 - 1
CSS3
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 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 South East region with a requirement for CSS3.

1 326 (100.00%) CSS
2 318 (97.55%) HTML
3 284 (87.12%) HTML5
4 259 (79.45%) JavaScript
5 144 (44.17%) AngularJS
6 143 (43.87%) Agile Software Development
7 126 (38.65%) jQuery
8 114 (34.97%) Front End Development
9 107 (32.82%) Web Development
10 97 (29.75%) JSON
11 96 (29.45%) Git (software)
12 85 (26.07%) Java
13 80 (24.54%) User Experience
14 76 (23.31%) Sass
15 73 (22.39%) MVC
16 72 (22.09%) .NET
17 71 (21.78%) Node.js
17 71 (21.78%) REST
18 70 (21.47%) C#
19 69 (21.17%) Scrum
20 66 (20.25%) Ajax
21 64 (19.63%) Continuous Integration
22 61 (18.71%) TDD
23 55 (16.87%) PHP
24 54 (16.56%) Web Services
25 52 (15.95%) Test Automation
26 50 (15.34%) Spring
26 50 (15.34%) React
27 47 (14.42%) RESTful
28 44 (13.50%) Open Source

CSS3
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 29 (8.90%) CMS
2 17 (5.21%) Confluence
3 13 (3.99%) Drupal
4 12 (3.68%) WordPress
5 9 (2.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (2.45%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.84%) Apache
7 6 (1.84%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.23%) nginx
9 3 (0.92%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.31%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.31%) Kentico
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (7.98%) Photoshop
2 16 (4.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.23%) Adobe Premiere
3 4 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.31%) GIMP
5 1 (0.31%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 14 (4.29%) Magento
2 4 (1.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (5.83%) SaaS
4 14 (4.29%) npm
5 9 (2.76%) Firebase
6 6 (1.84%) Adobe Analytics
6 6 (1.84%) Google Analytics
7 5 (1.53%) GitHub
8 2 (0.61%) Bluemix
8 2 (0.61%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.61%) Serverless
9 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.31%) Office 365
9 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.31%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.98%) HTTP
2 6 (1.84%) Internet
3 3 (0.92%) SMTP
4 2 (0.61%) AMQP
4 2 (0.61%) SSL
5 1 (0.31%) FTP
5 1 (0.31%) Intranet
5 1 (0.31%) RTP
5 1 (0.31%) SSH
5 1 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.04%) MySQL
3 24 (7.36%) NoSQL
4 21 (6.44%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.99%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.45%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.84%) Big Data
7 6 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.53%) SQLite
9 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.61%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.61%) Pentaho
11 2 (0.61%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.61%) Redis
11 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.31%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 96 (29.45%) Git (software)
2 43 (13.19%) Subversion
3 33 (10.12%) Jenkins
4 28 (8.59%) gulp
5 20 (6.13%) JIRA
5 20 (6.13%) Visual Studio
6 19 (5.83%) JUnit
7 15 (4.60%) Selenium
8 14 (4.29%) Axure RP
8 14 (4.29%) Grunt
8 14 (4.29%) PostCSS
9 13 (3.99%) webpack
10 10 (3.07%) Bower
11 9 (2.76%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (2.15%) Eclipse
13 6 (1.84%) Bitbucket
13 6 (1.84%) JSUnit
13 6 (1.84%) NUnit
13 6 (1.84%) Vagrant
14 5 (1.53%) GitLab
General
1 31 (9.51%) Finance
2 16 (4.91%) Banking
3 13 (3.99%) Retail
4 8 (2.45%) Marketing
4 8 (2.45%) Publishing
5 4 (1.23%) Games
5 4 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.61%) Legal
6 2 (0.61%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.31%) Automotive
7 1 (0.31%) Electronics
7 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.31%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 292 (89.57%) Developer
2 106 (32.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 64 (19.63%) JavaScript Developer
4 44 (13.50%) HTML Developer
5 40 (12.27%) HTML CSS Developer
6 32 (9.82%) Angular Developer
6 32 (9.82%) Senior Developer
7 28 (8.59%) .NET Developer
7 28 (8.59%) Web Developer
8 24 (7.36%) PHP Developer
9 23 (7.06%) C# Developer
10 22 (6.75%) Java Developer
11 21 (6.44%) Full Stack Developer
12 19 (5.83%) UI Developer
13 17 (5.21%) Agile Developer
13 17 (5.21%) Node.js Developer
14 16 (4.91%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 15 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
16 13 (3.99%) Scala Developer
17 12 (3.68%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (100.00%) CSS
2 318 (97.55%) HTML
3 284 (87.12%) HTML5
4 144 (44.17%) AngularJS
5 126 (38.65%) jQuery
6 97 (29.75%) JSON
7 76 (23.31%) Sass
8 72 (22.09%) .NET
9 71 (21.78%) Node.js
9 71 (21.78%) REST
10 66 (20.25%) Ajax
11 54 (16.56%) Web Services
12 50 (15.34%) React
12 50 (15.34%) Spring
13 47 (14.42%) RESTful
14 43 (13.19%) LESS
15 39 (11.96%) ASP.NET
16 38 (11.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 29 (8.90%) XML
18 28 (8.59%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 80 (24.54%) User Experience
2 14 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.29%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.45%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.15%) W3C
5 4 (1.23%) Animation
6 3 (0.92%) Data Structures
6 3 (0.92%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.61%) Clustering
7 2 (0.61%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.61%) Fintech
7 2 (0.61%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.61%) iPad
7 2 (0.61%) iPhone
7 2 (0.61%) Social Media
7 2 (0.61%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.31%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.31%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.52%) Linux
2 14 (4.29%) Android
3 13 (3.99%) Windows
4 5 (1.53%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.23%) Unix
6 2 (0.61%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.31%) SUSE
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (43.87%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (34.97%) Front End Development
3 107 (32.82%) Web Development
4 73 (22.39%) MVC
5 69 (21.17%) Scrum
6 64 (19.63%) Continuous Integration
7 61 (18.71%) TDD
8 52 (15.95%) Test Automation
9 44 (13.50%) Open Source
10 42 (12.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 35 (10.74%) Unit Testing
12 34 (10.43%) Web Design
13 29 (8.90%) OO
13 29 (8.90%) Software Engineering
14 23 (7.06%) Wireframes
15 22 (6.75%) Kanban
16 20 (6.13%) Prototyping
17 19 (5.83%) Mentoring
18 17 (5.21%) SDLC
18 17 (5.21%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 259 (79.45%) JavaScript
2 85 (26.07%) Java
3 70 (21.47%) C#
4 55 (16.87%) PHP
5 36 (11.04%) Ruby
5 36 (11.04%) SQL
6 29 (8.90%) Scala
7 18 (5.52%) ECMAScript
8 17 (5.21%) Python
9 14 (4.29%) TypeScript
10 11 (3.37%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.07%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.45%) C
13 7 (2.15%) ES6
14 6 (1.84%) Go
15 5 (1.53%) PHP 7
15 5 (1.53%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.23%) CoffeeScript
16 4 (1.23%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.92%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 13 (3.99%) Degree
2 6 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (1.84%) SC Cleared
2 6 (1.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.53%) QA
2 2 (0.61%) RosettaNet
3 1 (0.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (2.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (3.68%) Terraform
2 3 (0.92%) Ansible
3 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.31%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (7.36%) Google
2 23 (7.06%) Oracle
3 21 (6.44%) Adobe
4 19 (5.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (3.07%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.84%) Capita
6 6 (1.84%) ClickTale
6 6 (1.84%) IBM
7 4 (1.23%) Hotjar
7 4 (1.23%) Infor
7 4 (1.23%) Optimizely
8 3 (0.92%) Zend
9 2 (0.61%) Apple
9 2 (0.61%) New Relic
9 2 (0.61%) Splunk
10 1 (0.31%) Assembla
10 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.31%) Twitter