Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 23 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)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 16 43
Rank change year-on-year -4 +27 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 16 35 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 5.05% 7.40% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.78% 25.18% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 8
Suffolk median daily rate £331 £388 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.52% +63.16% -5.00%
10th Percentile £143 £251 £200
90th Percentile £433 £513 £495
East of England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +23.08% +35.42% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 90 139 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 28.39% 29.39% 34.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 83 116
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £301 £295 £297
90th Percentile £500 £533 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £8.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Suffolk

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Suffolk

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Suffolk over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Suffolk

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Suffolk

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Ipswich -9 6 £325 +4.00% 2
Bury St Edmunds +5 3 £355 -25.26%
Haverhill - 2 £130 -
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for CSS.

1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) Web Development
3 6 (37.50%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (25.00%) RESTful
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (25.00%) OOP
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Ajax
6 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) MySQL
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (18.75%) Laravel
6 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 2 (12.50%) Express

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Gradle
2 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Mocha
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Designer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
3 5 (31.25%) CSS3
3 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) RESTful
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 3 (18.75%) Ajax
5 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (18.75%) Laravel
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 2 (12.50%) Express
6 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (12.50%) LESS
6 2 (12.50%) Node.js
6 2 (12.50%) Sass
6 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
1 1 (6.25%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Web Development
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) OOP
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 2 (12.50%) Progressive Web App
5 1 (6.25%) API Development
5 1 (6.25%) Build Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 1 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Microservices
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (6.25%) Scorecard
5 1 (6.25%) SOLID
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) ES6
5 1 (6.25%) PHP 5
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft