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 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 111 75
Rank change year-on-year +37 -36  
Contract jobs citing CSS3 62 29 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.33% 0.99% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.82% 4.17% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 40
Median daily rate £375 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £9.00 £17.86
% change year-on-year +344.44% -49.60%  

CSS3 is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 793 695 791
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 29.79% 23.69% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 467 504
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 40 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.44 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.10% +9.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £13.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

CSS3
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing CSS3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 29 April 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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +21 27 £323 +0.78% 14
Devon - 17 £370 - 2
Gloucestershire +13 9 £335 +3.07% 11
Wiltshire -4 5 £410 +36.66% 4
Dorset +6 3 £409 +10.47%
Cornwall - 1 - -
CSS3
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 110 (100.00%) CSS
2 105 (95.45%) HTML
3 103 (93.64%) JavaScript
4 100 (90.91%) HTML5
5 57 (51.82%) Front End Development
6 53 (48.18%) AngularJS
7 44 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (29.09%) Git (software)
9 31 (28.18%) jQuery
10 29 (26.36%) User Experience
11 28 (25.45%) React
12 21 (19.09%) Web Development
12 21 (19.09%) Java
13 17 (15.45%) Scrum
13 17 (15.45%) .NET
13 17 (15.45%) Sass
13 17 (15.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
15 14 (12.73%) TDD
15 14 (12.73%) C#
15 14 (12.73%) XML
16 13 (11.82%) Open Source
17 12 (10.91%) Unit Testing
17 12 (10.91%) Confluence
17 12 (10.91%) LESS
17 12 (10.91%) CMS
17 12 (10.91%) JIRA
18 11 (10.00%) Banking
18 11 (10.00%) Microservices
18 11 (10.00%) TeamCity

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 12 (10.91%) CMS
1 12 (10.91%) Confluence
2 7 (6.36%) WordPress
3 5 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.73%) Drupal
5 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.73%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.91%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (3.64%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.82%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.82%) InDesign
3 2 (1.82%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.73%) Magento
3 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.91%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.91%) IaaS
4 1 (0.91%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.91%) PaaS
4 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.73%) HTTP
2 2 (1.82%) Intranet
3 1 (0.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.55%) MySQL
1 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.73%) Redis
3 2 (1.82%) DB2
3 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (29.09%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.91%) JIRA
3 11 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 9 (8.18%) Ant
4 9 (8.18%) Artifactory
5 8 (7.27%) Mocha
6 7 (6.36%) Grunt
6 7 (6.36%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (5.45%) Jenkins
7 6 (5.45%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.55%) gulp
9 4 (3.64%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.73%) ReSharper
10 3 (2.73%) Subversion
10 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.82%) Axure RP
11 2 (1.82%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.82%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.82%) Maven
12 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (10.00%) Banking
2 8 (7.27%) Finance
3 3 (2.73%) Advertising
4 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.82%) Marketing
4 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.91%) Electronics
5 1 (0.91%) International Banking
5 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.91%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 102 (92.73%) Developer
2 56 (50.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 29 (26.36%) JavaScript Developer
4 19 (17.27%) HTML Developer
5 17 (15.45%) UI Developer
6 15 (13.64%) HTML CSS Developer
6 15 (13.64%) Java Developer
7 12 (10.91%) Angular Developer
8 7 (6.36%) .NET Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Designer
8 7 (6.36%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.45%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.45%) UX Developer
10 5 (4.55%) UI Designer
10 5 (4.55%) UI/UX Developer
10 5 (4.55%) UX Designer
10 5 (4.55%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.64%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (3.64%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (100.00%) CSS
2 105 (95.45%) HTML
3 100 (90.91%) HTML5
4 53 (48.18%) AngularJS
5 31 (28.18%) jQuery
6 28 (25.45%) React
7 17 (15.45%) .NET
7 17 (15.45%) Sass
7 17 (15.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (12.73%) XML
9 12 (10.91%) LESS
10 10 (9.09%) DHTML
11 9 (8.18%) Ajax
11 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET
11 9 (8.18%) Redux
12 8 (7.27%) Dojo
12 8 (7.27%) JSON
12 8 (7.27%) Node.js
12 8 (7.27%) RESTful
12 8 (7.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.36%) User Experience
2 7 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.73%) iPad
3 3 (2.73%) Social Media
4 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.82%) Fintech
5 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.91%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.82%) Unix
2 1 (0.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (51.82%) Front End Development
2 44 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.09%) Web Development
4 17 (15.45%) Scrum
5 15 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (12.73%) TDD
7 13 (11.82%) Open Source
8 12 (10.91%) Unit Testing
9 11 (10.00%) Microservices
10 9 (8.18%) Infographics
11 8 (7.27%) MVC
11 8 (7.27%) OO
11 8 (7.27%) User Stories
12 7 (6.36%) E-Commerce
12 7 (6.36%) Web Design
13 6 (5.45%) BDD
13 6 (5.45%) SOA
14 5 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (4.55%) Data Visualisation
14 5 (4.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 103 (93.64%) JavaScript
2 21 (19.09%) Java
3 14 (12.73%) C#
4 10 (9.09%) Python
5 9 (8.18%) PHP
6 8 (7.27%) ES6
6 8 (7.27%) SQL
7 4 (3.64%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.91%) Ada
9 1 (0.91%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.91%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (4.55%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) QA
2 3 (2.73%) WCAG
3 2 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.73%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (7.27%) Adobe
2 4 (3.64%) Google
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (0.91%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.91%) Kofax
4 1 (0.91%) SAP
4 1 (0.91%) Zend
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