Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 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 West
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 108 110
Rank change year-on-year -38 +2 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS3 74 95 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.22% 1.88% 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 7.12% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 64 54
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +13.85%
10th Percentile £313 £266 £250
90th Percentile £625 £475 £468
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
South West median hourly rate - £11.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -74.86% +32.58%
England median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% +150.00%

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 1,625 1,335 1,498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.89% 26.40% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,087 856 960
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +9.59%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £637 £563 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 20 34
South West median hourly rate £43.25 £44.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.81% -1.11% +8.60%
10th Percentile £22.40 £34.35 £31.25
90th Percentile £57.13 £50.25 £53.75
England median hourly rate £44.00 £42.27 £41.25
% change year-on-year +4.11% +2.46% +8.55%

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 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
Bristol -29 34 £425 - 3
Wiltshire -24 15 £500 +25.00% 3
Devon -1 13 £350 +1.82% 4
Gloucestershire -19 4 £360 +30.91% 2
Cornwall +3 3 £400 +33.33%
Dorset 0 2 £225 -41.94% 1
Somerset -6 1 £625 +38.89% 2
CSS3
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West region with a requirement for CSS3.

1 74 (100.00%) HTML
1 74 (100.00%) CSS
2 61 (82.43%) HTML5
3 57 (77.03%) JavaScript
4 25 (33.78%) React
5 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (31.08%) Front End Development
7 21 (28.38%) AngularJS
7 21 (28.38%) Java
8 17 (22.97%) User Experience
9 16 (21.62%) Web Services
10 15 (20.27%) SQL
10 15 (20.27%) Scrum
10 15 (20.27%) REST
10 15 (20.27%) Banking
11 14 (18.92%) Git (software)
11 14 (18.92%) Finance
11 14 (18.92%) XML
12 13 (17.57%) ES6
12 13 (17.57%) SOAP
12 13 (17.57%) Hibernate
12 13 (17.57%) Sass
12 13 (17.57%) Node.js
12 13 (17.57%) Spring
13 12 (16.22%) EJB
13 12 (16.22%) JMS
13 12 (16.22%) JSP
13 12 (16.22%) DHTML
13 12 (16.22%) J2EE
14 10 (13.51%) C#

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 6 (8.11%) Drupal
2 5 (6.76%) CMS
2 5 (6.76%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.05%) Confluence
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (6.76%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.41%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.35%) InVision
3 1 (1.35%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.35%) Sketch
3 1 (1.35%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) Apigee
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) npm
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) DB2
2 6 (8.11%) MySQL
3 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.05%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.35%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 14 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.46%) JIRA
3 5 (6.76%) Ant
3 5 (6.76%) Artifactory
3 5 (6.76%) Bitbucket Server
3 5 (6.76%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.76%) TeamCity
4 4 (5.41%) Grunt
4 4 (5.41%) Selenium
4 4 (5.41%) webpack
5 2 (2.70%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.70%) Bower
5 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.70%) gulp
5 2 (2.70%) Mocha
6 1 (1.35%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.35%) Maven
General
1 15 (20.27%) Banking
2 14 (18.92%) Finance
3 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.05%) Marketing
5 2 (2.70%) Advertising
5 2 (2.70%) Electronics
5 2 (2.70%) Law
5 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (85.14%) Developer
2 17 (22.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 17 (22.97%) Java Developer
3 14 (18.92%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (13.51%) React Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Designer
6 6 (8.11%) Lead Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Digital Designer
7 5 (6.76%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Drupal Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Lead C# Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Web Designer
9 3 (4.05%) Angular Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Backend Developer
9 3 (4.05%) HTML CSS Developer
9 3 (4.05%) HTML Developer
10 2 (2.70%) PhoneGap Developer
10 2 (2.70%) PhoneGap/Cordova Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (100.00%) CSS
1 74 (100.00%) HTML
2 61 (82.43%) HTML5
3 25 (33.78%) React
4 21 (28.38%) AngularJS
5 16 (21.62%) Web Services
6 15 (20.27%) REST
7 14 (18.92%) XML
8 13 (17.57%) Hibernate
8 13 (17.57%) Node.js
8 13 (17.57%) Sass
8 13 (17.57%) SOAP
8 13 (17.57%) Spring
9 12 (16.22%) DHTML
9 12 (16.22%) EJB
9 12 (16.22%) J2EE
9 12 (16.22%) JMS
9 12 (16.22%) JSP
10 10 (13.51%) jQuery
11 8 (10.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) User Experience
2 8 (10.81%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.05%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (2.70%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.70%) iPad
4 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.35%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.08%) Front End Development
3 15 (20.27%) Scrum
4 9 (12.16%) TDD
4 9 (12.16%) Web Development
5 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (10.81%) Web Design
6 7 (9.46%) BDD
6 7 (9.46%) MVC
6 7 (9.46%) User Stories
7 6 (8.11%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 5 (6.76%) DevOps
8 5 (6.76%) Microservices
8 5 (6.76%) Open Source
8 5 (6.76%) Prototyping
8 5 (6.76%) SOA
8 5 (6.76%) Wireframes
9 4 (5.41%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (5.41%) Data Management
9 4 (5.41%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (77.03%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.38%) Java
3 15 (20.27%) SQL
4 13 (17.57%) ES6
5 10 (13.51%) C#
6 9 (12.16%) PHP
6 9 (12.16%) PL/SQL
7 6 (8.11%) TypeScript
8 5 (6.76%) Python
9 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.35%) C
10 1 (1.35%) Java 8
10 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Oracle
2 3 (4.05%) Google
2 3 (4.05%) Zend
3 2 (2.70%) Adobe
3 2 (2.70%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.70%) SAP