Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 104 101
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 -34
Contract jobs citing CSS3 80 104 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.43% 1.84% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.51% 6.74% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 73 98
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £288 £239 £250
90th Percentile £488 £438 £479
England median daily rate £425 £419 £375
% change year-on-year +1.49% +11.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
South West median hourly rate - £22.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +150.00% -10.00%
England median hourly rate £37.97 £46.00 £22.06
% change year-on-year -17.46% +108.55% -19.79%

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 1452 1543 1837
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.87% 27.25% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 1118 1308
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £500
England median daily rate £470 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +10.59% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 87
South West median hourly rate £43.50 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £33.95 £18.64 £30.00
90th Percentile £54.25 £48.33 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017. 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 -26 34 £325 - 12
Devon +4 12 £475 +24.18% 1
Wiltshire -9 11 £363 +11.54%
Gloucestershire +15 9 £375 -1.32% 6
Somerset -2 7 £400 +6.67% 2
Dorset +3 5 £391 +0.97% 1
Cornwall - 1 - - 1
CSS3
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, 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 80 (100.00%) HTML
1 80 (100.00%) CSS
2 75 (93.75%) HTML5
3 65 (81.25%) JavaScript
4 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 30 (37.50%) jQuery
6 26 (32.50%) C#
7 25 (31.25%) .NET
8 24 (30.00%) Web Development
8 24 (30.00%) AngularJS
9 21 (26.25%) Sass
9 21 (26.25%) MVC
10 19 (23.75%) ASP.NET
11 17 (21.25%) React
12 15 (18.75%) Git (software)
13 14 (17.50%) Node.js
13 14 (17.50%) Scrum
14 13 (16.25%) .NET Framework
14 13 (16.25%) Java
14 13 (16.25%) SQL
15 12 (15.00%) Web Services
16 11 (13.75%) Finance
16 11 (13.75%) User Experience
17 10 (12.50%) Grunt
17 10 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
18 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET MVC
18 9 (11.25%) Ember.js
18 9 (11.25%) CMS
18 9 (11.25%) TDD

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 9 (11.25%) CMS
2 4 (5.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.75%) Confluence
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.25%) Apache
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) Kentico
5 1 (1.25%) nginx
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.25%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.75%) npm
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.25%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) SMS
2 1 (1.25%) CTI
2 1 (1.25%) Extranet
2 1 (1.25%) Intranet
2 1 (1.25%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) MySQL
2 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.50%) DB2
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.25%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.50%) Grunt
3 8 (10.00%) webpack
4 7 (8.75%) JIRA
5 6 (7.50%) gulp
5 6 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (7.50%) Visual Studio
6 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.50%) Ant
8 2 (2.50%) Artifactory
8 2 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.50%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.50%) Maven
9 1 (1.25%) git-flow
9 1 (1.25%) NuGet
9 1 (1.25%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.25%) Selenium
9 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Marketing
3 4 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Law
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Automotive
5 1 (1.25%) Electronics
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 74 (92.50%) Developer
2 31 (38.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (13.75%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Web Developer
6 6 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.50%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Umbraco Developer
8 3 (3.75%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (3.75%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (3.75%) HTML Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Agile Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Angular Developer
9 2 (2.50%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (100.00%) CSS
1 80 (100.00%) HTML
2 75 (93.75%) HTML5
3 30 (37.50%) jQuery
4 25 (31.25%) .NET
5 24 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 21 (26.25%) Sass
7 19 (23.75%) ASP.NET
8 17 (21.25%) React
9 14 (17.50%) Node.js
10 13 (16.25%) .NET Framework
11 12 (15.00%) Web Services
12 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (11.25%) Ember.js
13 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (8.75%) Backbone.js
14 6 (7.50%) Entity Framework
14 6 (7.50%) LESS
14 6 (7.50%) Redux
14 6 (7.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) User Experience
2 5 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.75%) iPad
3 3 (3.75%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Social Media
5 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.75%) Linux
2 2 (2.50%) Android
2 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.50%) Unix
3 1 (1.25%) Debian
3 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 24 (30.00%) Web Development
3 21 (26.25%) MVC
4 14 (17.50%) Scrum
5 9 (11.25%) TDD
6 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.75%) Microservices
8 6 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.50%) Open Source
8 6 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (7.50%) Unit Testing
8 6 (7.50%) User Stories
9 5 (6.25%) Coaching
9 5 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (5.00%) MVVM
10 4 (5.00%) Project Management
10 4 (5.00%) SDLC
10 4 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 65 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 26 (32.50%) C#
3 13 (16.25%) Java
3 13 (16.25%) SQL
4 6 (7.50%) PHP
5 5 (6.25%) TypeScript
6 4 (5.00%) ES6
7 3 (3.75%) ECMAScript
7 3 (3.75%) Python
8 2 (2.50%) Apex Code
8 2 (2.50%) C
8 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.50%) Scala
8 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.50%) VBScript
9 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
1 1 (1.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle
2 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.25%) Capita
3 1 (1.25%) Google
3 1 (1.25%) SAP
3 1 (1.25%) Sencha
3 1 (1.25%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.25%) Zend