Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 20 November 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 (Cascading Style Sheets)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 20 39
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19 -16
Contract jobs citing CSS 25 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.29% 7.23% 4.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.12% 37.11% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 36
Southampton median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.08% -
10th Percentile £349 £284 £250
90th Percentile £510 £513 £403
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £358 £320
% change year-on-year +4.90% +11.72% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +9.59% +4.29%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 113 97 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.89% 19.48% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 64 136
Southampton median daily rate £375 £406 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +16.07% -
10th Percentile £300 £265 £263
90th Percentile £538 £521 £490
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 12
Southampton median hourly rate £45.20 £13.13 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.34% -68.18% +3.13%
10th Percentile £42.21 £11.81 £16.25
90th Percentile £50.30 £14.34 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.30% +2.35% +13.33%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Southampton

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Southampton

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Southampton over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Southampton

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS 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 Southampton region with a requirement for CSS.

1 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (56.00%) MVC
4 11 (44.00%) React
4 11 (44.00%) Front End Development
5 10 (40.00%) Sass
5 10 (40.00%) TypeScript
6 9 (36.00%) User Experience
6 9 (36.00%) Wireframes
7 8 (32.00%) ES6
8 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
8 7 (28.00%) Leaflet
8 7 (28.00%) OpenLayers
8 7 (28.00%) jQuery
8 7 (28.00%) .NET
8 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (20.00%) Web Development
10 5 (20.00%) HTML5
10 5 (20.00%) Ajax
10 5 (20.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.00%) MySQL
10 5 (20.00%) PHP
10 5 (20.00%) C#
11 4 (16.00%) LAMP
11 4 (16.00%) Linux
11 4 (16.00%) Apache
11 4 (16.00%) Subversion
11 4 (16.00%) Post-Production

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (16.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
2 2 (8.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (4.00%) Mockito
3 1 (4.00%) Moq
3 1 (4.00%) NuGet
3 1 (4.00%) Protractor
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (16.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Angular Developer
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (4.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (44.00%) React
3 10 (40.00%) Sass
4 7 (28.00%) .NET
4 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (28.00%) jQuery
4 7 (28.00%) Leaflet
4 7 (28.00%) OpenLayers
5 5 (20.00%) Ajax
5 5 (20.00%) HTML5
6 4 (16.00%) LAMP
7 3 (12.00%) D3.js
7 3 (12.00%) Node.js
7 3 (12.00%) RESTful
8 2 (8.00%) LESS
8 2 (8.00%) WCF
8 2 (8.00%) WPF
8 2 (8.00%) XML
9 1 (4.00%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Smart City
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) MVC
2 11 (44.00%) Front End Development
3 9 (36.00%) Wireframes
4 5 (20.00%) Web Development
5 4 (16.00%) Post-Production
5 4 (16.00%) Prototyping
6 3 (12.00%) B2B
6 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 1 (4.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 1 (4.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 1 (4.00%) Open Source
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) TDD
8 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 8 (32.00%) ES6
4 5 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft