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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 26 27 35
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8  
Contract jobs citing CSS 10 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.83% 5.40% 4.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.49% 17.86% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 13
Median daily rate £310 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.61% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £34.20
% change year-on-year +23.07% -4.97%  

CSS 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 Southampton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 69 84 137
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 26.44% 30.22% 31.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 50 76
Median daily rate £325 £349 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.87% -8.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.92% -42.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Southampton

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) HTML5
4 9 (45.00%) .NET
4 9 (45.00%) CSS3
4 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (40.00%) MVC
5 8 (40.00%) TDD
6 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (35.00%) C#
6 7 (35.00%) Front End Development
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (25.00%) CMS
8 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (25.00%) Sass
9 4 (20.00%) React
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (20.00%) BDD
9 4 (20.00%) jQuery
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (20.00%) Web Development
10 3 (15.00%) Umbraco
10 3 (15.00%) XML
10 3 (15.00%) SQL
10 3 (15.00%) N-Tier
10 3 (15.00%) REST
10 3 (15.00%) Jasmine
11 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (10.00%) User Experience
11 2 (10.00%) Relational Database

CSS
Top Related 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 5 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (15.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (5.00%) Drupal
4 1 (5.00%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.00%) Grunt
2 1 (5.00%) Hudson
2 1 (5.00%) JBehave
2 1 (5.00%) jMock
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Sitecore Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Umbraco Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) HTML5
3 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (45.00%) CSS3
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (25.00%) Sass
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (20.00%) jQuery
6 4 (20.00%) React
7 3 (15.00%) REST
7 3 (15.00%) XML
8 2 (10.00%) Aurelia
8 2 (10.00%) DOM
8 2 (10.00%) RESTful
9 1 (5.00%) COM
9 1 (5.00%) Spring
9 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
9 1 (5.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
1 8 (40.00%) TDD
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (20.00%) BDD
3 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) SEO
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) F#
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
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