Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 102 115
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS3 380 378 359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.29% 2.32% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.03% 8.40% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 242 217
South East median daily rate £400 £365 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% - +8.15%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £488 £475
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £28.75 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.83% -30.30% +135.71%
10th Percentile £39.25 £15.50 £20.63
90th Percentile £57.25 £44.00 £49.75
England median hourly rate £43.75 £16.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +173.44% -61.21% +90.62%

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 5,409 4,498 4,789
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.62% 27.63% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,526 2,743 3,058
South East median daily rate £433 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.85% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 79 129
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £14.30 £12.40 £12.25
90th Percentile £55.25 £50.05 £55.50
England median hourly rate £41.81 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +4.51% +9.59% -1.35%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -11 168 £388 +6.90% 59
Berkshire +23 104 £390 +9.47% 27
Surrey -15 72 £475 +31.03% 31
West Sussex -7 49 £338 -20.59% 5
Buckinghamshire +4 41 £388 +3.33% 13
Hampshire -20 37 £400 +3.23% 30
East Sussex +2 26 £494 +64.58% 7
Oxfordshire -23 23 £313 -14.97% 19
Kent +1 19 £288 -17.86% 11
Middlesex +11 9 - -
CSS3
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 380 (100.00%) CSS
2 378 (99.47%) HTML
3 343 (90.26%) HTML5
4 322 (84.74%) JavaScript
5 153 (40.26%) jQuery
6 151 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
7 128 (33.68%) Front End Development
8 122 (32.11%) React
9 113 (29.74%) Git (software)
10 100 (26.32%) AngularJS
11 95 (25.00%) Web Development
12 91 (23.95%) Ajax
13 90 (23.68%) Sass
14 81 (21.32%) Node.js
15 80 (21.05%) User Experience
16 79 (20.79%) MVC
17 75 (19.74%) TDD
18 74 (19.47%) JSON
19 73 (19.21%) Scrum
20 68 (17.89%) REST
21 67 (17.63%) .NET
22 64 (16.84%) Test Automation
23 63 (16.58%) RESTful
24 57 (15.00%) C#
25 55 (14.47%) PHP
26 52 (13.68%) Redux
27 51 (13.42%) LESS
28 49 (12.89%) Responsive Web Design
28 49 (12.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 48 (12.63%) ASP.NET

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 37 (9.74%) CMS
2 22 (5.79%) Confluence
3 18 (4.74%) Drupal
3 18 (4.74%) EPiServer
4 11 (2.89%) IIS
4 11 (2.89%) Umbraco
5 9 (2.37%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (2.11%) WordPress
7 6 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.58%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.32%) Apache
9 4 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (1.05%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.05%) Liferay
10 3 (0.79%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.79%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.26%) Kentico
11 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (4.47%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.26%) GIMP
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.37%) Magento
2 1 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.11%) Serverless
2 21 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.37%) Amazon Kinesis
4 9 (2.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (2.37%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (2.11%) GitHub
6 5 (1.32%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (1.32%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.79%) npm
8 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.37%) HTTP
2 2 (0.53%) Internet
2 2 (0.53%) SSH
3 1 (0.26%) Broadband
3 1 (0.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.00%) MySQL
2 32 (8.42%) SQL Server
3 23 (6.05%) NoSQL
4 22 (5.79%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.21%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.58%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (1.58%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.58%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.32%) Redis
10 4 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.79%) Neo4j
11 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.26%) Big Data
13 1 (0.26%) MarkLogic
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 113 (29.74%) Git (software)
2 40 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 40 (10.53%) Subversion
3 34 (8.95%) webpack
4 29 (7.63%) gulp
4 29 (7.63%) JIRA
5 21 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (4.74%) Mocha
7 16 (4.21%) Visual Studio
8 14 (3.68%) Axure RP
8 14 (3.68%) Babel
8 14 (3.68%) Gerrit
8 14 (3.68%) Sinon.JS
9 12 (3.16%) Mercurial
10 11 (2.89%) Grunt
10 11 (2.89%) Jasmine
10 11 (2.89%) JUnit
11 8 (2.11%) Fiddler
12 7 (1.84%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.58%) QUnit
General
1 38 (10.00%) Finance
2 18 (4.74%) Marketing
2 18 (4.74%) Retail
3 13 (3.42%) Banking
4 11 (2.89%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.84%) Back Office
6 5 (1.32%) Games
7 3 (0.79%) Advertising
7 3 (0.79%) Publishing
8 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.26%) Avionics
9 1 (0.26%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Legal
9 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 329 (86.58%) Developer
2 114 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 84 (22.11%) React Developer
4 76 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 46 (12.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 36 (9.47%) HTML Developer
6 36 (9.47%) Web Developer
7 30 (7.89%) HTML CSS Developer
8 28 (7.37%) UI Developer
9 26 (6.84%) PHP Developer
10 24 (6.32%) Java Developer
11 18 (4.74%) Designer
11 18 (4.74%) Node.js Developer
12 17 (4.47%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 17 (4.47%) Senior Developer
13 16 (4.21%) Angular Developer
14 14 (3.68%) UI Designer
15 13 (3.42%) Consultant
15 13 (3.42%) UX Designer
16 12 (3.16%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (100.00%) CSS
2 378 (99.47%) HTML
3 343 (90.26%) HTML5
4 153 (40.26%) jQuery
5 122 (32.11%) React
6 100 (26.32%) AngularJS
7 91 (23.95%) Ajax
8 90 (23.68%) Sass
9 81 (21.32%) Node.js
10 74 (19.47%) JSON
11 68 (17.89%) REST
12 67 (17.63%) .NET
13 63 (16.58%) RESTful
14 52 (13.68%) Redux
15 51 (13.42%) LESS
16 49 (12.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 48 (12.63%) ASP.NET
18 40 (10.53%) Web Services
19 37 (9.74%) ASP.NET MVC
20 29 (7.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 80 (21.05%) User Experience
2 24 (6.32%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (4.47%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (1.58%) W3C
6 5 (1.32%) NHS
7 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.05%) iPad
8 2 (0.53%) Animation
8 2 (0.53%) Fintech
9 1 (0.26%) Clustering
9 1 (0.26%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.26%) Life Science
9 1 (0.26%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.26%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (0.26%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.26%) Social Media
9 1 (0.26%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.26%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.37%) Linux
2 6 (1.58%) Unix
2 6 (1.58%) Windows
3 4 (1.05%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.53%) Android
4 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (33.68%) Front End Development
3 95 (25.00%) Web Development
4 79 (20.79%) MVC
5 75 (19.74%) TDD
6 73 (19.21%) Scrum
7 64 (16.84%) Test Automation
8 49 (12.89%) Responsive Web Design
9 43 (11.32%) BDD
9 43 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
11 39 (10.26%) OO
12 36 (9.47%) Web Design
13 31 (8.16%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 31 (8.16%) Unit Testing
14 27 (7.11%) Configuration Management
14 27 (7.11%) E-Commerce
15 26 (6.84%) DevOps
16 24 (6.32%) SDLC
17 23 (6.05%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 322 (84.74%) JavaScript
2 57 (15.00%) C#
3 55 (14.47%) PHP
4 45 (11.84%) Java
5 33 (8.68%) ES6
5 33 (8.68%) TypeScript
6 30 (7.89%) SQL
7 24 (6.32%) Scala
8 22 (5.79%) Ruby
9 18 (4.74%) Python
10 10 (2.63%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.32%) C++
12 2 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.53%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.26%) VB6
13 1 (0.26%) XPath
13 1 (0.26%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 15 (3.95%) Degree
2 6 (1.58%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.05%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.95%) QA
2 3 (0.79%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (7.37%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.58%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (6.58%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.74%) Google
3 16 (4.21%) Adobe
4 13 (3.42%) Oracle
5 10 (2.63%) Capita
5 10 (2.63%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.32%) ClickTale
7 4 (1.05%) hybris
8 3 (0.79%) ATG
8 3 (0.79%) Demandware
8 3 (0.79%) Rackspace
8 3 (0.79%) Twitter
9 2 (0.53%) Apple
9 2 (0.53%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.53%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.26%) Facebook
10 1 (0.26%) New Relic
10 1 (0.26%) Perforce
10 1 (0.26%) Splunk