Period
to 13 October 2019

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 13 October 2019 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
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 196 116 109
Rank change year-on-year -80 -7 +9
Contract jobs citing CSS3 156 365 363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.13% 2.23% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.13% 6.79% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 242 236
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £213 £300 £278
90th Percentile £575 £538 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% - +9.09%
England median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £33.44
% change year-on-year +14.29% +30.83% -22.23%

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 3,778 5,372 4,470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.31% 32.89% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,314 3,505 2,775
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £600 £575 £556
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 83 86
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £17.29 £20.00 £15.82
90th Percentile £82.50 £54.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.57 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.25% +3.93% +6.67%

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 13 October 2019.

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 13 October 2019. 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 -43 71 £425 +9.68% 48
Hampshire +7 41 £413 +5.77% 18
Buckinghamshire +10 32 £250 -35.48% 8
Berkshire -63 28 £440 +13.18% 20
East Sussex -2 21 £369 -28.05% 7
Oxfordshire +20 10 £281 -16.67% 20
Surrey -14 9 £425 -10.53% 14
Middlesex +6 6 £400 -
West Sussex -28 5 £419 +24.07% 10
Kent -8 3 £475 +65.22% 9
CSS3
England

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, 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.

1 156 (100.00%) CSS
2 149 (95.51%) HTML
3 130 (83.33%) HTML5
4 115 (73.72%) JavaScript
5 64 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (32.69%) Front End Development
7 48 (30.77%) TDD
7 48 (30.77%) React
8 47 (30.13%) AngularJS
9 46 (29.49%) Sass
10 45 (28.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 42 (26.92%) Web Development
12 40 (25.64%) Redux
13 39 (25.00%) Node.js
14 38 (24.36%) Git (software)
15 37 (23.72%) jQuery
16 36 (23.08%) MVC
17 35 (22.44%) ES6
18 34 (21.79%) .NET
18 34 (21.79%) Azure
18 34 (21.79%) User Experience
19 29 (18.59%) Unit Testing
20 27 (17.31%) C#
21 25 (16.03%) Java
21 25 (16.03%) webpack
22 23 (14.74%) Responsive Web Design
23 22 (14.10%) Spring
23 22 (14.10%) CMS
24 21 (13.46%) REST
24 21 (13.46%) 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 22 (14.10%) CMS
2 17 (10.90%) Drupal
3 4 (2.56%) NServiceBus
3 4 (2.56%) WordPress
4 3 (1.92%) Liferay
5 2 (1.28%) Kentico
5 2 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.64%) Apache
6 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.64%) Confluence
6 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.64%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.64%) IIS
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (7.05%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.56%) Sketch
3 3 (1.92%) InVision
3 3 (1.92%) UserZoom
3 3 (1.92%) Zeplin
4 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Magento
1 1 (0.64%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 34 (21.79%) Azure
2 13 (8.33%) AWS
3 10 (6.41%) npm
4 9 (5.77%) Google Analytics
5 5 (3.21%) PaaS
6 4 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (1.92%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.92%) SaaS
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.64%) AWS Fargate
8 1 (0.64%) IaaS
8 1 (0.64%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.64%) Office 365
8 1 (0.64%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.64%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.77%) HTTP
2 8 (5.13%) Network Security
3 1 (0.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.28%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.64%) DbVisualizer
5 1 (0.64%) MySQL
5 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (24.36%) Git (software)
2 25 (16.03%) webpack
3 11 (7.05%) Selenium
4 10 (6.41%) Bitbucket
4 10 (6.41%) Visual Studio
5 9 (5.77%) JIRA
6 8 (5.13%) gulp
7 7 (4.49%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.85%) Jasmine
8 6 (3.85%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.85%) JUnit
9 5 (3.21%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (3.21%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.56%) Grunt
10 4 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (2.56%) Mocha
10 4 (2.56%) Subversion
11 3 (1.92%) Axure RP
11 3 (1.92%) Sinon.JS
General
1 12 (7.69%) Finance
2 6 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.56%) Retail
4 3 (1.92%) Banking
4 3 (1.92%) Law
4 3 (1.92%) Marketing
5 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Automotive
6 1 (0.64%) Electronics
6 1 (0.64%) Games
6 1 (0.64%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 138 (88.46%) Developer
2 43 (27.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 19 (12.18%) Full Stack Developer
3 19 (12.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 18 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 16 (10.26%) React Developer
6 12 (7.69%) Angular Developer
6 12 (7.69%) Web Content Specialist
6 12 (7.69%) Web Specialist
7 11 (7.05%) HTML CSS Developer
7 11 (7.05%) HTML Developer
8 9 (5.77%) Scala Developer
9 8 (5.13%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.13%) UI Developer
10 7 (4.49%) Junior
10 7 (4.49%) Node.js Developer
10 7 (4.49%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.85%) Java Developer
11 6 (3.85%) Sitecore Developer
12 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (100.00%) CSS
2 149 (95.51%) HTML
3 130 (83.33%) HTML5
4 48 (30.77%) React
5 47 (30.13%) AngularJS
6 46 (29.49%) Sass
7 45 (28.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 40 (25.64%) Redux
9 39 (25.00%) Node.js
10 37 (23.72%) jQuery
11 34 (21.79%) .NET
12 22 (14.10%) Spring
13 21 (13.46%) REST
14 20 (12.82%) Vue.js
15 15 (9.62%) .NET Core
15 15 (9.62%) Ajax
15 15 (9.62%) Angular 2
16 14 (8.97%) .NET Framework
17 13 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
18 12 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.79%) User Experience
2 11 (7.05%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.64%) Replication
4 1 (0.64%) Tandem
4 1 (0.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (32.69%) Front End Development
3 48 (30.77%) TDD
4 42 (26.92%) Web Development
5 36 (23.08%) MVC
6 29 (18.59%) Unit Testing
7 23 (14.74%) Responsive Web Design
8 20 (12.82%) Scrum
9 19 (12.18%) Test Automation
10 18 (11.54%) Microservices
10 18 (11.54%) OO
11 17 (10.90%) Analytics
11 17 (10.90%) Web Design
12 16 (10.26%) DevOps
13 15 (9.62%) BDD
13 15 (9.62%) OOD
13 15 (9.62%) Open Source
14 14 (8.97%) Content Management
15 13 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 115 (73.72%) JavaScript
2 35 (22.44%) ES6
3 27 (17.31%) C#
4 25 (16.03%) Java
5 21 (13.46%) TypeScript
6 12 (7.69%) SQL
6 12 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 10 (6.41%) Ruby
8 9 (5.77%) Scala
9 8 (5.13%) PHP
10 3 (1.92%) Java 8
10 3 (1.92%) Python
11 2 (1.28%) ES7
12 1 (0.64%) VB
12 1 (0.64%) VB6
12 1 (0.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.41%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.21%) Degree
4 1 (0.64%) MCSE
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.56%) WCAG
2 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (11.54%) Google
2 13 (8.33%) Apple
2 13 (8.33%) Yahoo!
3 10 (6.41%) Atlassian
4 9 (5.77%) Hotjar
5 8 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.49%) Sitecore
7 5 (3.21%) Adobe
8 3 (1.92%) IBM
8 3 (1.92%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.28%) Telerik
10 1 (0.64%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.64%) SAP
10 1 (0.64%) WooCommerce