Period
to 27 February 2020

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 27 February 2020 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
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 215 150 109
Rank change year-on-year -65 -41 -20
Contract jobs citing CSS3 84 276 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.79% 1.72% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.25% 5.46% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 200 227
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £220 £274 £294
90th Percentile £535 £575 £517
England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
South East median hourly rate - £30.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.22% +4.05%
England median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

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 2,587 5,053 4,873
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 24.32% 31.54% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,618 3,275 3,059
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £310 £322 £308
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 65 85
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
10th Percentile £30.00 £19.45 £23.10
90th Percentile £82.50 £55.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -3.53% +4.94% +1.25%

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 27 February 2020.

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 27 February 2020. 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 -37 34 £375 -11.76% 32
Surrey +8 18 £350 -22.22% 19
Buckinghamshire 0 15 £325 -13.91% 5
Berkshire -21 15 £425 - 13
West Sussex +39 12 £530 +11.58% 6
Hampshire +1 12 £388 -3.13% 13
East Sussex +2 8 - - 2
Oxfordshire +9 3 £220 -48.24% 14
Kent +16 1 £600 - 10
CSS3
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, 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 84 (100.00%) CSS
2 81 (96.43%) HTML
3 72 (85.71%) HTML5
4 59 (70.24%) JavaScript
5 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (34.52%) Front End Development
7 25 (29.76%) REST
8 24 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 24 (28.57%) Scrum
8 24 (28.57%) MVC
9 23 (27.38%) Web Development
10 22 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (25.00%) Spring
11 21 (25.00%) Ajax
12 19 (22.62%) Node.js
12 19 (22.62%) AngularJS
13 18 (21.43%) React
13 18 (21.43%) Test Automation
13 18 (21.43%) jQuery
14 17 (20.24%) JSON
14 17 (20.24%) C#
15 16 (19.05%) .NET
15 16 (19.05%) Google
15 16 (19.05%) Scala
15 16 (19.05%) Play Framework
15 16 (19.05%) Relational Database
16 15 (17.86%) RESTful
16 15 (17.86%) Java
16 15 (17.86%) HTTP
17 14 (16.67%) Problem-Solving

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 6 (7.14%) Drupal
2 5 (5.95%) CMS
3 2 (2.38%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.38%) Confluence
3 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.38%) WordPress
4 1 (1.19%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.19%) IIS
4 1 (1.19%) Kentico
4 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.57%) Sketch
2 2 (2.38%) InVision
2 2 (2.38%) UserZoom
2 2 (2.38%) Zeplin
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Magento
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.10%) AWS
1 11 (13.10%) Azure
2 7 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (8.33%) Serverless
3 4 (4.76%) GitHub
3 4 (4.76%) Google Analytics
3 4 (4.76%) PaaS
4 3 (3.57%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.57%) npm
4 3 (3.57%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.19%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (1.19%) SaaS
6 1 (1.19%) Sage Pay
6 1 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.86%) HTTP
2 4 (4.76%) SSL
2 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.57%) Internet
3 3 (3.57%) Network Security
4 2 (2.38%) DNS
4 2 (2.38%) Skype
5 1 (1.19%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.19%) MS Access
4 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.48%) Jenkins
3 10 (11.90%) JUnit
4 8 (9.52%) Selenium
5 7 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.76%) Gatling
6 4 (4.76%) JIRA
7 3 (3.57%) IntelliJ
7 3 (3.57%) Mercurial
7 3 (3.57%) Mockito
7 3 (3.57%) Subversion
8 2 (2.38%) Axure RP
8 2 (2.38%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.38%) Grunt
8 2 (2.38%) Mocha
8 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.19%) Maven
9 1 (1.19%) NSubstitute
9 1 (1.19%) NUnit
General
1 6 (7.14%) Marketing
2 4 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (1.19%) Advertising
3 1 (1.19%) Automotive
3 1 (1.19%) Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Electronics
3 1 (1.19%) Games
3 1 (1.19%) Law
3 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.19%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.19%) Retail
3 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (88.10%) Developer
2 21 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (14.29%) Scala Developer
4 10 (11.90%) .NET Developer
5 9 (10.71%) React Developer
6 8 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Angular Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.95%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.95%) HTML Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Junior
10 4 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
10 4 (4.76%) PHP Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Senior React Developer
11 3 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Designer
11 3 (3.57%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (100.00%) CSS
2 81 (96.43%) HTML
3 72 (85.71%) HTML5
4 25 (29.76%) REST
5 21 (25.00%) Ajax
5 21 (25.00%) Spring
6 19 (22.62%) AngularJS
6 19 (22.62%) Node.js
7 18 (21.43%) jQuery
7 18 (21.43%) React
8 17 (20.24%) JSON
9 16 (19.05%) .NET
9 16 (19.05%) Play Framework
10 15 (17.86%) RESTful
11 13 (15.48%) Spring MVC
12 11 (13.10%) Django
12 11 (13.10%) Guice
12 11 (13.10%) Ruby on Rails
12 11 (13.10%) Sass
12 11 (13.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) User Experience
2 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.38%) W3C
4 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.19%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (1.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Linux
1 2 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Android
2 1 (1.19%) CentOS
2 1 (1.19%) Debian
2 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.52%) Front End Development
3 24 (28.57%) MVC
3 24 (28.57%) Scrum
4 23 (27.38%) Web Development
5 22 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 14 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (15.48%) Unit Testing
9 12 (14.29%) TDD
10 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
10 11 (13.10%) OO
11 10 (11.90%) BDD
11 10 (11.90%) Service Design
12 9 (10.71%) Open Source
13 8 (9.52%) Microservices
14 7 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
15 6 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (7.14%) OOD
15 6 (7.14%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 59 (70.24%) JavaScript
2 17 (20.24%) C#
3 16 (19.05%) Scala
4 15 (17.86%) Java
5 12 (14.29%) Ruby
6 10 (11.90%) PHP
7 8 (9.52%) SQL
8 7 (8.33%) Java 8
9 6 (7.14%) ES6
9 6 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 6 (7.14%) TypeScript
10 3 (3.57%) Python
11 2 (2.38%) ES7
12 1 (1.19%) Groovy
12 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.19%) VB
12 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.19%) VB6
12 1 (1.19%) VBA
12 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) WCAG
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Kibana
2 4 (4.76%) Grafana
2 4 (4.76%) Terraform
3 3 (3.57%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.19%) Ansible
4 1 (1.19%) Consul
4 1 (1.19%) cPanel
4 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.19%) Packer
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Google
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.38%) Adobe
4 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.19%) Apple
5 1 (1.19%) Mapbox
5 1 (1.19%) SAP
5 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.19%) Splunk
5 1 (1.19%) WooCommerce
5 1 (1.19%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.19%) Yahoo!