Period
to 20 July 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 20 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 3
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 76 109
Rank change year-on-year -14 +33 +17
Contract jobs citing CSS3 443 453 402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.58% 2.82% 2.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.14% 10.27% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 271 248
South East median daily rate £400 £370 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +7.25% +2.22%
10th Percentile £300 £290 £263
90th Percentile £500 £488 £475
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.75 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.52% +219.44% -77.50%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% +344.44% -55.00%

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 5,444 4,413 4,847
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.69% 27.47% 25.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,499 2,698 3,173
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £310 £294 £275
90th Percentile £575 £544 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 85 117
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.74 £13.10 £12.25
90th Percentile £54.63 £56.10 £53.85
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.51% +8.00% +4.17%

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 20 July 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
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 20 July 2018.

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 20 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
Thames Valley -11 205 £375 - 72
Berkshire +33 122 £375 - 38
Surrey -12 104 £475 +37.68% 21
Buckinghamshire -13 53 £388 +3.33% 12
West Sussex -12 42 £331 -19.21% 13
Hampshire -22 31 £350 -6.67% 34
Oxfordshire -39 30 £400 - 22
Kent +6 26 £300 -14.29% 13
East Sussex +2 21 £441 +47.08% 8
Middlesex +11 14 £375 -10.71%
CSS3
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 443 (100.00%) CSS
2 432 (97.52%) HTML
3 400 (90.29%) HTML5
4 387 (87.36%) JavaScript
5 181 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
6 177 (39.95%) jQuery
7 157 (35.44%) Front End Development
8 153 (34.54%) React
9 127 (28.67%) Git (software)
10 123 (27.77%) Web Development
11 121 (27.31%) AngularJS
12 112 (25.28%) Node.js
13 110 (24.83%) Sass
14 100 (22.57%) TDD
15 92 (20.77%) Ajax
16 89 (20.09%) User Experience
17 85 (19.19%) .NET
18 82 (18.51%) MVC
19 76 (17.16%) Scrum
19 76 (17.16%) Test Automation
20 75 (16.93%) C#
20 75 (16.93%) RESTful
21 73 (16.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 72 (16.25%) REST
22 72 (16.25%) JSON
23 62 (14.00%) ASP.NET
24 61 (13.77%) BDD
24 61 (13.77%) TypeScript
25 60 (13.54%) Web Services
25 60 (13.54%) PHP

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 44 (9.93%) CMS
2 27 (6.09%) Drupal
3 19 (4.29%) Confluence
4 17 (3.84%) EPiServer
5 14 (3.16%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.26%) Umbraco
7 9 (2.03%) WordPress
8 8 (1.81%) IIS
8 8 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.13%) Kentico
11 4 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.90%) Apache
11 4 (0.90%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.90%) Liferay
12 3 (0.68%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.23%) Ethereum
13 1 (0.23%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 20 (4.51%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (1.35%) InVision
3 6 (1.35%) OmniGraffle
3 6 (1.35%) UXPin
4 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.45%) GIMP
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.58%) Magento
2 1 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.23%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 41 (9.26%) Serverless
2 21 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.81%) Adobe Analytics
4 8 (1.81%) Google Analytics
4 8 (1.81%) npm
5 7 (1.58%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (1.58%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (1.13%) Office 365
7 4 (0.90%) GitHub
7 4 (0.90%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.90%) SaaS
7 4 (0.90%) Yarn
8 3 (0.68%) Firebase
9 1 (0.23%) IaaS
9 1 (0.23%) PaaS
9 1 (0.23%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.64%) HTTP
2 3 (0.68%) AMQP
2 3 (0.68%) SMTP
2 3 (0.68%) SSL
3 2 (0.45%) SSH
4 1 (0.23%) Broadband
4 1 (0.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (10.16%) SQL Server
2 36 (8.13%) MySQL
3 22 (4.97%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.93%) NoSQL
5 9 (2.03%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.03%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.13%) Big Data
8 5 (1.13%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.13%) Redis
9 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.68%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.68%) SQLite
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.23%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 127 (28.67%) Git (software)
2 57 (12.87%) webpack
3 54 (12.19%) Jenkins
4 39 (8.80%) Mocha
5 37 (8.35%) Subversion
6 36 (8.13%) JIRA
7 35 (7.90%) Babel
7 35 (7.90%) gulp
8 33 (7.45%) Gerrit
8 33 (7.45%) Sinon.JS
9 28 (6.32%) Visual Studio
10 21 (4.74%) Axure RP
10 21 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (4.51%) Grunt
12 14 (3.16%) Jasmine
13 13 (2.93%) Eclipse
14 10 (2.26%) Mercurial
15 9 (2.03%) NUnit
15 9 (2.03%) PHPUnit
16 8 (1.81%) Bower
General
1 32 (7.22%) Finance
2 24 (5.42%) Retail
3 17 (3.84%) Marketing
4 14 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.71%) Banking
6 3 (0.68%) Back Office
6 3 (0.68%) Games
6 3 (0.68%) Publishing
7 2 (0.45%) Advertising
7 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.23%) Avionics
8 1 (0.23%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.23%) Law
8 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 376 (84.88%) Developer
2 132 (29.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 107 (24.15%) React Developer
4 84 (18.96%) JavaScript Developer
5 74 (16.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 42 (9.48%) Web Developer
7 40 (9.03%) HTML Developer
8 36 (8.13%) Node.js Developer
9 33 (7.45%) HTML CSS Developer
10 32 (7.22%) UI Developer
11 30 (6.77%) PHP Developer
12 25 (5.64%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 22 (4.97%) Designer
14 20 (4.51%) Angular Developer
15 18 (4.06%) Senior Developer
15 18 (4.06%) UX Designer
16 15 (3.39%) C# Developer
17 14 (3.16%) .NET Developer
17 14 (3.16%) Java Developer
17 14 (3.16%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 443 (100.00%) CSS
2 432 (97.52%) HTML
3 400 (90.29%) HTML5
4 177 (39.95%) jQuery
5 153 (34.54%) React
6 121 (27.31%) AngularJS
7 112 (25.28%) Node.js
8 110 (24.83%) Sass
9 92 (20.77%) Ajax
10 85 (19.19%) .NET
11 75 (16.93%) RESTful
12 73 (16.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 72 (16.25%) JSON
13 72 (16.25%) REST
14 62 (14.00%) ASP.NET
15 60 (13.54%) Web Services
16 59 (13.32%) LESS
16 59 (13.32%) Redux
17 44 (9.93%) ASP.NET MVC
18 39 (8.80%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 89 (20.09%) User Experience
2 25 (5.64%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (5.64%) Mobile App
3 15 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.71%) W3C
5 7 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.13%) NHS
8 4 (0.90%) Clustering
9 3 (0.68%) Animation
9 3 (0.68%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.68%) iPad
9 3 (0.68%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.68%) Wiki
10 2 (0.45%) BBC
10 2 (0.45%) Blog
10 2 (0.45%) Fintech
11 1 (0.23%) Machine to Machine
11 1 (0.23%) Over-the-Top Content
11 1 (0.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.19%) Linux
2 10 (2.26%) Windows
3 6 (1.35%) Android
4 5 (1.13%) Unix
5 4 (0.90%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (35.44%) Front End Development
3 123 (27.77%) Web Development
4 100 (22.57%) TDD
5 82 (18.51%) MVC
6 76 (17.16%) Scrum
6 76 (17.16%) Test Automation
7 61 (13.77%) BDD
8 54 (12.19%) Unit Testing
9 50 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (11.06%) SDLC
11 44 (9.93%) Configuration Management
12 38 (8.58%) API Development
13 37 (8.35%) E-Commerce
14 36 (8.13%) Continuous Delivery
14 36 (8.13%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 34 (7.67%) Problem-Solving
15 34 (7.67%) Responsive Web Design
16 33 (7.45%) API Design
16 33 (7.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 387 (87.36%) JavaScript
2 75 (16.93%) C#
3 61 (13.77%) TypeScript
4 60 (13.54%) PHP
5 53 (11.96%) ES6
6 40 (9.03%) Java
7 36 (8.13%) SQL
8 19 (4.29%) Ruby
8 19 (4.29%) Scala
9 14 (3.16%) Python
10 9 (2.03%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.81%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.35%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.13%) C++
14 4 (0.90%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.90%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.68%) C
15 3 (0.68%) Go
15 3 (0.68%) VB
15 3 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (3.61%) Degree
2 6 (1.35%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (0.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.45%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.93%) QA
2 6 (1.35%) WCAG
3 3 (0.68%) PMO
System Software
1 43 (9.71%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.13%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.90%) Ansible
3 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (7.90%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.61%) Adobe
3 13 (2.93%) Capita
4 12 (2.71%) Sitecore
5 11 (2.48%) Oracle
6 10 (2.26%) Google
7 8 (1.81%) ClickTale
8 7 (1.58%) Twitter
9 5 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.68%) Perforce
10 3 (0.68%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.68%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.45%) Apple
11 2 (0.45%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.45%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.45%) IBM
11 2 (0.45%) New Relic
11 2 (0.45%) Splunk
12 1 (0.23%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.23%) VMware