Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 6 months to 21 January 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 (Cascading Style Sheets)
London > South London
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 55 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 -23 -17
Contract jobs citing CSS 89 77 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 5.34% 4.44% 6.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.02% 12.36% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 66 57
South London median daily rate £450 £445 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +18.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £354 £313 £261
90th Percentile £552 £563 £485
London median daily rate £480 £464 £425
% change year-on-year +3.50% +9.12% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +24.07% -37.21% +43.33%

CSS 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 South London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 635 623 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 38.12% 35.89% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 454 196
South London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £377 £350 £313
90th Percentile £600 £656 £524
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 14
South London median hourly rate £44.18 £47.83 £47.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.63% +0.88% -0.87%
10th Percentile £41.27 £39.50 £41.75
90th Percentile £47.42 £47.83 £50.00
London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -22.22% +19.21%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South London.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in South London

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS in South London.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in South London

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in South London over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in South London

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS in South London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in South London

CSS
Contract Job Locations in South London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the South London region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Croydon -16 42 £500 - 6
Wandsworth - 12 £435 -
Bromley -1 11 £450 +20.00% 9
Merton +9 6 £488 +39.29% 1
Sutton - 6 £425 -
Kingston Upon Thames +3 3 £358 +10.00% 7
CSS
London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CSS 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 London region with a requirement for CSS.

1 85 (95.51%) HTML
2 75 (84.27%) JavaScript
3 46 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (46.07%) AngularJS
5 38 (42.70%) CSS3
6 37 (41.57%) Front End Development
7 36 (40.45%) Web Development
8 31 (34.83%) HTML5
9 27 (30.34%) MVC
9 27 (30.34%) React
10 24 (26.97%) Photoshop
11 23 (25.84%) Scrum
12 20 (22.47%) Git (software)
13 18 (20.22%) Adobe
14 17 (19.10%) Security Cleared
14 17 (19.10%) User Experience
15 15 (16.85%) TypeScript
16 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (15.73%) SC Cleared
16 14 (15.73%) RESTful
16 14 (15.73%) .NET
17 13 (14.61%) Retail
18 12 (13.48%) TDD
18 12 (13.48%) jQuery
18 12 (13.48%) Java
18 12 (13.48%) Analytical Thinking
19 11 (12.36%) Karma Test Runner
19 11 (12.36%) OO
19 11 (12.36%) Ajax
20 10 (11.24%) Test Automation

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 7 (7.87%) WordPress
2 3 (3.37%) Confluence
2 3 (3.37%) JBoss
2 3 (3.37%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.25%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.12%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (26.97%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.37%) InVision
2 3 (3.37%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Magento
2 2 (2.25%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.37%) GitHub
2 3 (3.37%) SaaS
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.12%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) MySQL
1 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.25%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.25%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (22.47%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.36%) Karma Test Runner
3 10 (11.24%) Grunt
3 10 (11.24%) Jasmine
4 6 (6.74%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.62%) Subversion
6 4 (4.49%) gulp
6 4 (4.49%) JIRA
7 3 (3.37%) Axure RP
7 3 (3.37%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.37%) DbUnit
7 3 (3.37%) GitLab
7 3 (3.37%) Gradle
7 3 (3.37%) JMeter
7 3 (3.37%) JUnit
7 3 (3.37%) Maven
8 2 (2.25%) QUnit
8 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.25%) webpack
9 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 13 (14.61%) Retail
2 4 (4.49%) Finance
3 3 (3.37%) Marketing
4 2 (2.25%) Law
4 2 (2.25%) Legal
5 1 (1.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (76.40%) Developer
2 30 (33.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (20.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (20.22%) UI Developer
4 14 (15.73%) Designer
5 10 (11.24%) Angular Developer
6 9 (10.11%) HTML Developer
7 6 (6.74%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Interaction Designer
8 5 (5.62%) React Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Web Designer
9 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Agile Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Magento Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Node.js Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Scala Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (95.51%) HTML
2 41 (46.07%) AngularJS
3 38 (42.70%) CSS3
4 31 (34.83%) HTML5
5 27 (30.34%) React
6 14 (15.73%) .NET
6 14 (15.73%) RESTful
7 12 (13.48%) jQuery
8 11 (12.36%) Ajax
9 9 (10.11%) DOM
9 9 (10.11%) LESS
9 9 (10.11%) Node.js
10 6 (6.74%) Redux
10 6 (6.74%) Sass
11 5 (5.62%) Java EE
11 5 (5.62%) Web Services
12 4 (4.49%) Hibernate
12 4 (4.49%) JSON
12 4 (4.49%) Spring
12 4 (4.49%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) User Experience
2 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.87%) W3C
4 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.37%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.12%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.12%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.37%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (41.57%) Front End Development
3 36 (40.45%) Web Development
4 27 (30.34%) MVC
5 23 (25.84%) Scrum
6 12 (13.48%) Analytical Thinking
6 12 (13.48%) TDD
7 11 (12.36%) OO
8 10 (11.24%) MVVM
8 10 (11.24%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (11.24%) Test Automation
9 9 (10.11%) E-Commerce
10 8 (8.99%) DevOps
11 7 (7.87%) Kanban
11 7 (7.87%) Prototyping
11 7 (7.87%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
12 6 (6.74%) Continuous Deployment
12 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
13 5 (5.62%) Microservices
13 5 (5.62%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 75 (84.27%) JavaScript
2 15 (16.85%) TypeScript
3 12 (13.48%) Java
4 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.37%) C#
4 3 (3.37%) ES6
4 3 (3.37%) Python
4 3 (3.37%) Scala
4 3 (3.37%) SQL
5 2 (2.25%) PHP
6 1 (1.12%) Java 8
6 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (19.10%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.73%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) CISSP
3 2 (2.25%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) SSCP
4 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (10.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.25%) Ansible
3 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (20.22%) Adobe
2 7 (7.87%) hybris
3 2 (2.25%) Splunk
4 1 (1.12%) IBM
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) Remedy
4 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow