Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 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 3
England > South East
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 89 133
Rank change year-on-year -20 +44 -32
Contract jobs citing CSS3 367 370 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.18% 2.38% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.51% 8.90% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 206 225
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +8.70% +2.99%
10th Percentile £295 £269 £263
90th Percentile £517 £468 £450
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £47.00 £102.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.26% -54.15% +272.73%
10th Percentile £42.50 £38.68 £42.35
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.85 £171.85
England median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -2.17% +53.33% +9.35%

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 4,887 4,156 4,812
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.05% 26.75% 26.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,061 2,482 3,167
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £308 £281 £275
90th Percentile £575 £544 £525
England median daily rate £475 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 97 126
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +18.38%
10th Percentile £22.80 £19.50 £15.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.10 £55.55
England median hourly rate £40.15 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +0.38% +3.90% +10.00%

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 22 February 2018.

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
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 22 February 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
Thames Valley -11 176 £375 +7.14% 95
Berkshire -2 87 £365 - 43
Surrey -12 81 £475 +25.00% 22
Buckinghamshire -30 47 £369 +13.46% 22
Oxfordshire -13 42 £425 +21.43% 30
Hampshire -5 34 £388 -3.13% 25
West Sussex +7 33 £450 +9.76% 15
Kent -1 19 £368 +5.00% 12
East Sussex -14 14 £445 +13.02% 6
Middlesex -7 5 £408 +8.67%
Sussex +2 3 £525 -
CSS3
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 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 South East region with a requirement for CSS3.

1 367 (100.00%) CSS
2 349 (95.10%) HTML
3 320 (87.19%) HTML5
4 274 (74.66%) JavaScript
5 157 (42.78%) AngularJS
6 152 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
7 142 (38.69%) jQuery
8 122 (33.24%) Front End Development
9 107 (29.16%) Node.js
10 102 (27.79%) Scrum
11 100 (27.25%) Git (software)
12 92 (25.07%) REST
12 92 (25.07%) Sass
13 91 (24.80%) Web Development
13 91 (24.80%) JSON
14 87 (23.71%) TDD
15 83 (22.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 82 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
17 80 (21.80%) Java
18 78 (21.25%) .NET
19 76 (20.71%) User Experience
19 76 (20.71%) React
20 70 (19.07%) C#
21 67 (18.26%) MVC
22 63 (17.17%) Ajax
23 61 (16.62%) LESS
24 59 (16.08%) Web Services
24 59 (16.08%) Test Automation
25 52 (14.17%) SQL Server
26 51 (13.90%) TypeScript

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 30 (8.17%) CMS
2 14 (3.81%) Confluence
3 13 (3.54%) Drupal
4 11 (3.00%) WordPress
5 10 (2.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (2.45%) Apache
7 8 (2.18%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.63%) EPiServer
8 6 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (1.09%) nginx
11 3 (0.82%) Kentico
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.27%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.27%) IIS
12 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (5.99%) Photoshop
2 12 (3.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.09%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.82%) InVision
6 3 (0.82%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.82%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.54%) GIMP
7 2 (0.54%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 7 (1.91%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (5.18%) OpenShift
3 18 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.90%) Serverless
4 11 (3.00%) SaaS
5 9 (2.45%) Adobe Analytics
5 9 (2.45%) GitHub
5 9 (2.45%) Google Analytics
5 9 (2.45%) npm
6 6 (1.63%) Office 365
7 4 (1.09%) Yarn
8 3 (0.82%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.82%) Firebase
9 2 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.54%) Bluemix
9 2 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.54%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.99%) HTTP
2 10 (2.72%) Internet
3 8 (2.18%) SMTP
4 6 (1.63%) SSL
5 5 (1.36%) AMQP
6 2 (0.54%) FTP
6 2 (0.54%) SSH
7 1 (0.27%) DNS
7 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.35%) MySQL
3 34 (9.26%) Relational Database
4 26 (7.08%) NoSQL
5 16 (4.36%) MongoDB
6 12 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.18%) Big Data
7 8 (2.18%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.63%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (1.63%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.82%) SQLite
10 2 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.54%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.54%) Redis
10 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 100 (27.25%) Git (software)
2 48 (13.08%) Jenkins
3 38 (10.35%) webpack
4 33 (8.99%) Subversion
5 31 (8.45%) gulp
6 29 (7.90%) Visual Studio
7 27 (7.36%) Mocha
8 26 (7.08%) JIRA
9 21 (5.72%) Grunt
10 17 (4.63%) Axure RP
11 14 (3.81%) Babel
12 13 (3.54%) Gerrit
12 13 (3.54%) Sinon.JS
13 12 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (3.00%) Jasmine
14 11 (3.00%) JUnit
14 11 (3.00%) NUnit
15 9 (2.45%) Eclipse
16 8 (2.18%) Fiddler
17 7 (1.91%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (5.45%) Finance
2 13 (3.54%) Marketing
2 13 (3.54%) Retail
3 10 (2.72%) Banking
4 4 (1.09%) Publishing
5 3 (0.82%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.54%) Legal
7 1 (0.27%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.27%) Games
7 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 297 (80.93%) Developer
2 100 (27.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 63 (17.17%) Full Stack Developer
4 61 (16.62%) JavaScript Developer
5 46 (12.53%) React Developer
6 36 (9.81%) Angular Developer
7 31 (8.45%) UI Developer
8 29 (7.90%) Architect
8 29 (7.90%) Node.js Developer
9 26 (7.08%) Web Developer
10 22 (5.99%) Designer
10 22 (5.99%) UX Designer
11 21 (5.72%) PHP Developer
12 20 (5.45%) HTML Developer
13 19 (5.18%) Senior Developer
14 17 (4.63%) HTML CSS Developer
15 16 (4.36%) C# Developer
16 15 (4.09%) .NET Developer
17 14 (3.81%) Scala Developer
18 13 (3.54%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (100.00%) CSS
2 349 (95.10%) HTML
3 320 (87.19%) HTML5
4 157 (42.78%) AngularJS
5 142 (38.69%) jQuery
6 107 (29.16%) Node.js
7 92 (25.07%) REST
7 92 (25.07%) Sass
8 91 (24.80%) JSON
9 83 (22.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 78 (21.25%) .NET
11 76 (20.71%) React
12 63 (17.17%) Ajax
13 61 (16.62%) LESS
14 59 (16.08%) Web Services
15 45 (12.26%) RESTful
16 40 (10.90%) ASP.NET
17 35 (9.54%) XML
18 30 (8.17%) D3.js
18 30 (8.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 76 (20.71%) User Experience
2 28 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.99%) Mobile App
4 18 (4.90%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (4.36%) Computer Science
6 15 (4.09%) Fat Client
6 15 (4.09%) Thin Client
7 14 (3.81%) Clustering
8 6 (1.63%) Graphic Design
8 6 (1.63%) iPhone
9 4 (1.09%) Animation
9 4 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.82%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.82%) Wiki
11 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.54%) Fintech
11 2 (0.54%) iPad
11 2 (0.54%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.54%) W3C
12 1 (0.27%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.63%) Android
2 16 (4.36%) Windows
3 15 (4.09%) Apple iOS
3 15 (4.09%) Linux
4 6 (1.63%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.54%) Unix
5 2 (0.54%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (33.24%) Front End Development
3 102 (27.79%) Scrum
4 91 (24.80%) Web Development
5 87 (23.71%) TDD
6 82 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
7 67 (18.26%) MVC
8 59 (16.08%) Test Automation
9 45 (12.26%) Unit Testing
10 39 (10.63%) User Stories
11 36 (9.81%) OO
12 35 (9.54%) Software Engineering
13 31 (8.45%) Responsive Web Design
14 30 (8.17%) Configuration Management
15 29 (7.90%) Kanban
15 29 (7.90%) SDLC
16 27 (7.36%) BDD
16 27 (7.36%) Continuous Delivery
16 27 (7.36%) DevOps
16 27 (7.36%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 274 (74.66%) JavaScript
2 80 (21.80%) Java
3 70 (19.07%) C#
4 51 (13.90%) TypeScript
5 47 (12.81%) PHP
6 42 (11.44%) ES6
7 41 (11.17%) SQL
8 32 (8.72%) Ruby
9 30 (8.17%) Scala
10 16 (4.36%) Python
11 9 (2.45%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.18%) C
13 7 (1.91%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.63%) Go
14 6 (1.63%) PHP 7
14 6 (1.63%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.36%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.82%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.82%) PHP 5
17 2 (0.54%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 27 (7.36%) Degree
2 14 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (3.00%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (1.09%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.09%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.54%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.27%) ISEB
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.36%) QA
2 4 (1.09%) WCAG
3 2 (0.54%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 22 (5.99%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 17 (4.63%) Ansible
2 6 (1.63%) Terraform
3 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.99%) Oracle
3 14 (3.81%) Adobe
3 14 (3.81%) Google
4 9 (2.45%) Capita
4 9 (2.45%) ClickTale
5 6 (1.63%) Apple
5 6 (1.63%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.36%) IBM
6 5 (1.36%) Optimizely
6 5 (1.36%) Zend
7 4 (1.09%) Hotjar
7 4 (1.09%) Twitter
8 3 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.54%) Assembla
9 2 (0.54%) New Relic
9 2 (0.54%) Splunk
9 2 (0.54%) Telerik
10 1 (0.27%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.27%) Facebook