Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 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 (Cascading Style Sheets)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 32 31
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 +9
Contract jobs citing CSS 27 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.73% 3.39% 4.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.56% 15.15% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 14
Southampton median daily rate £400 £363 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -17.14% +27.74%
10th Percentile £218 £313 £313
90th Percentile £504 £438 £513
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.75
% change year-on-year +5.88% -0.58% -10.31%

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 163 99 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 34.61% 22.35% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 62 69
Southampton median daily rate £450 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.21% +6.00% +0.67%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £278
90th Percentile £531 £537 £540
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Southampton median hourly rate £47.50 £45.20 £27.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.10% +65.10% -31.56%
10th Percentile £46.25 £42.00 £14.59
90th Percentile £48.75 £55.00 £40.66
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.50 £45.20 £44.46
% change year-on-year +5.10% +1.65% -6.40%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CSS 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 Southampton region with a requirement for CSS.

1 27 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
3 14 (51.85%) .NET
4 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (48.15%) HTML5
5 12 (44.44%) TypeScript
6 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
6 11 (40.74%) CSS3
6 11 (40.74%) Sass
7 10 (37.04%) Front End Development
7 10 (37.04%) C#
8 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (33.33%) User Experience
9 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
9 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
10 7 (25.93%) RESTful
10 7 (25.93%) Web Development
11 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
11 6 (22.22%) MVC
11 6 (22.22%) .NET Core
12 5 (18.52%) Angular 2
12 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (18.52%) Scrum
12 5 (18.52%) TDD
13 4 (14.81%) Node.js
13 4 (14.81%) BDD
13 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (14.81%) jQuery
13 4 (14.81%) Web Services

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 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.11%) JIRA
3 3 (11.11%) Protractor
3 3 (11.11%) webpack
4 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Angular Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.41%) React Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Agile Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior React Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) .NET
3 13 (48.15%) HTML5
4 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
4 11 (40.74%) CSS3
4 11 (40.74%) Sass
5 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
6 7 (25.93%) RESTful
7 6 (22.22%) .NET Core
8 5 (18.52%) Angular 2
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (14.81%) jQuery
9 4 (14.81%) LESS
9 4 (14.81%) Node.js
9 4 (14.81%) Web Services
10 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (11.11%) Entity Framework
10 3 (11.11%) React
11 2 (7.41%) GraphQL
11 2 (7.41%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) User Experience
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Front End Development
3 7 (25.93%) Web Development
4 6 (22.22%) MVC
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 4 (14.81%) BDD
6 4 (14.81%) OO
7 3 (11.11%) ERP
7 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Wireframes
8 2 (7.41%) Functional Programming
8 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.41%) SOLID
9 1 (3.70%) API Integration
9 1 (3.70%) Mobile First
9 1 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) TypeScript
3 10 (37.04%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) ES6
5 3 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe
1 1 (3.70%) Sitecore