Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 January 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 West
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 115 101
Rank change year-on-year -6 -14 -35
Contract jobs citing CSS3 79 91 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.50% 1.70% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.84% 6.25% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 65 85
South West median daily rate £356 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.79% - +4.87%
10th Percentile £284 £238 £258
90th Percentile £516 £438 £445
England median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
South West median hourly rate - £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.71% +250.00%
England median hourly rate £42.50 £46.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -7.61% +95.74% -14.55%

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 West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,353 1,457 1,733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.67% 27.20% 28.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 853 1,038 1,236
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £563 £538 £508
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 73
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +5.59%
10th Percentile £27.65 £18.64 £31.05
90th Percentile £52.63 £43.05 £57.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

CSS3
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing CSS3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for CSS3 in the South West

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS3 in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS3 in the South West

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS3 in the South West over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS3 in the South West

CSS3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS3 in the South West

CSS3
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Bristol -29 33 £325 - 16
Devon +8 14 £350 -6.91% 7
Gloucestershire +19 11 £425 +11.84% 13
Wiltshire +10 9 £363 +11.54% 2
Somerset +3 5 £450 +20.00% 14
Dorset +1 5 £391 +7.93% 8
Cornwall - 1 - - 5
CSS3
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for CSS3.

1 79 (100.00%) HTML
1 79 (100.00%) CSS
2 75 (94.94%) HTML5
3 64 (81.01%) JavaScript
4 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (43.04%) Front End Development
6 29 (36.71%) jQuery
7 24 (30.38%) AngularJS
8 19 (24.05%) Sass
9 18 (22.78%) Web Development
9 18 (22.78%) C#
10 17 (21.52%) .NET
10 17 (21.52%) Git (software)
11 16 (20.25%) Java
11 16 (20.25%) MVC
12 15 (18.99%) React
13 14 (17.72%) User Experience
13 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET
14 13 (16.46%) Web Services
14 13 (16.46%) SQL
14 13 (16.46%) Scrum
14 13 (16.46%) Node.js
15 12 (15.19%) .NET Framework
16 11 (13.92%) CMS
16 11 (13.92%) Microservices
17 10 (12.66%) Grunt
17 10 (12.66%) Unit Testing
17 10 (12.66%) XML
17 10 (12.66%) Finance
18 9 (11.39%) Amazon AWS

CSS3
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 11 (13.92%) CMS
2 6 (7.59%) Confluence
3 5 (6.33%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.06%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.53%) WordPress
7 1 (1.27%) IIS
7 1 (1.27%) Kentico
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.27%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.27%) GIMP
2 1 (1.27%) InVision
2 1 (1.27%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.80%) npm
4 1 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) SMS
2 1 (1.27%) CTI
2 1 (1.27%) Extranet
2 1 (1.27%) Intranet
2 1 (1.27%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) DB2
2 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.80%) MySQL
3 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.66%) Grunt
3 8 (10.13%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.13%) JIRA
4 7 (8.86%) webpack
5 6 (7.59%) gulp
5 6 (7.59%) TeamCity
6 5 (6.33%) Ant
6 5 (6.33%) Artifactory
6 5 (6.33%) Eclipse
6 5 (6.33%) Maven
6 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.53%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (1.27%) git-flow
9 1 (1.27%) NuGet
9 1 (1.27%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Marketing
4 2 (2.53%) Law
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Automotive
5 1 (1.27%) Electronics
5 1 (1.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (87.34%) Developer
2 31 (39.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (12.66%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (7.59%) Java Developer
4 6 (7.59%) PHP Developer
5 4 (5.06%) .NET Developer
5 4 (5.06%) Angular Developer
5 4 (5.06%) Software Developer
5 4 (5.06%) Umbraco Developer
6 3 (3.80%) Designer
6 3 (3.80%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (3.80%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (3.80%) HTML Developer
6 3 (3.80%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Applications Developer
7 2 (2.53%) C# Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (100.00%) CSS
1 79 (100.00%) HTML
2 75 (94.94%) HTML5
3 29 (36.71%) jQuery
4 24 (30.38%) AngularJS
5 19 (24.05%) Sass
6 17 (21.52%) .NET
7 15 (18.99%) React
8 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET
9 13 (16.46%) Node.js
9 13 (16.46%) Web Services
10 12 (15.19%) .NET Framework
11 10 (12.66%) XML
12 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (10.13%) Ember.js
13 8 (10.13%) REST
14 7 (8.86%) Backbone.js
14 7 (8.86%) LESS
14 7 (8.86%) Spring
15 6 (7.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) User Experience
2 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.80%) iPad
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.53%) Social Media
5 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Unix
2 3 (3.80%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Android
3 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.04%) Front End Development
3 18 (22.78%) Web Development
4 16 (20.25%) MVC
5 13 (16.46%) Scrum
6 11 (13.92%) Microservices
7 10 (12.66%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.13%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.86%) Wireframes
10 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.59%) Open Source
10 6 (7.59%) User Stories
11 5 (6.33%) Coaching
11 5 (6.33%) SOA
11 5 (6.33%) TDD
12 4 (5.06%) Continuous Deployment
12 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.06%) DevOps
12 4 (5.06%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 64 (81.01%) JavaScript
2 18 (22.78%) C#
3 16 (20.25%) Java
4 13 (16.46%) SQL
5 6 (7.59%) PHP
6 5 (6.33%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.33%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.80%) Apex Code
8 2 (2.53%) C
8 2 (2.53%) ES6
8 2 (2.53%) Python
8 2 (2.53%) Scala
8 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.27%) ES7
9 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (2.53%) Degree
1 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) WCAG
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle
2 3 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) Adobe
4 1 (1.27%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.27%) Assembla
4 1 (1.27%) CA
4 1 (1.27%) Capita
4 1 (1.27%) SAP
4 1 (1.27%) Sencha
4 1 (1.27%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.27%) Zend