The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 23 June 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)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 19 27
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8  
Contract jobs citing CSS 33 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 9.88% 7.78% 3.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.50% 27.84% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 11
Median daily rate £345 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.42% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £320 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.00 £33.77
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.24%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 120 97 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 35.93% 27.95% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 73 37
Median daily rate £350 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £435 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Swindon

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Swindon over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Swindon

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Swindon

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

1 71 (97.26%) HTML
2 68 (93.15%) JavaScript
3 44 (60.27%) .NET
3 44 (60.27%) jQuery
4 41 (56.16%) C#
5 34 (46.58%) MVC
6 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET
6 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (36.99%) HTML5
8 25 (34.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (34.25%) AngularJS
9 24 (32.88%) CMS
10 23 (31.51%) Content Management
10 23 (31.51%) Sass
11 22 (30.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 18 (24.66%) Web Development
12 18 (24.66%) .NET Framework
12 18 (24.66%) Cucumber
12 18 (24.66%) Scrum
12 18 (24.66%) Finance
13 17 (23.29%) BDD
13 17 (23.29%) TDD
14 16 (21.92%) Sitecore
14 16 (21.92%) Visual Studio
14 16 (21.92%) User Experience
15 15 (20.55%) Sitecore CMS
15 15 (20.55%) Ajax
16 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (19.18%) Windows
16 14 (19.18%) Jenkins

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 24 (32.88%) CMS
2 15 (20.55%) Sitecore CMS
3 13 (17.81%) IIS
4 9 (12.33%) ColdFusion
4 9 (12.33%) Railo
5 6 (8.22%) Apache
5 6 (8.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.37%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (34.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (24.66%) Cucumber
3 16 (21.92%) Visual Studio
4 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
5 13 (17.81%) Git (software)
6 11 (15.07%) Selenium
7 9 (12.33%) Hudson
8 8 (10.96%) Jasmine
8 8 (10.96%) SpecFlow
9 6 (8.22%) Maven
10 5 (6.85%) Ant
10 5 (6.85%) Subversion
11 3 (4.11%) Bitbucket
11 3 (4.11%) JBehave
11 3 (4.11%) JUnit
11 3 (4.11%) Mockito
12 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (24.66%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Banking
2 1 (1.37%) Electronics
2 1 (1.37%) Games
2 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.37%) Marketing
2 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (91.78%) Developer
2 16 (21.92%) Sitecore Developer
3 13 (17.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (16.44%) .NET Developer
4 12 (16.44%) C# Developer
5 9 (12.33%) HTML Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Angular Developer
6 8 (10.96%) HTML CSS Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.59%) UI Developer
8 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.11%) ColdFusion Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Developer in Test
12 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (2.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (2.74%) Full Stack Developer
12 2 (2.74%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (97.26%) HTML
2 44 (60.27%) .NET
2 44 (60.27%) jQuery
3 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET
4 27 (36.99%) HTML5
5 25 (34.25%) AngularJS
6 23 (31.51%) Sass
7 22 (30.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (24.66%) .NET Framework
9 15 (20.55%) Ajax
10 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (17.81%) Entity Framework
12 11 (15.07%) XSLT
13 9 (12.33%) CSS3
13 9 (12.33%) Hibernate
13 9 (12.33%) Spring
14 8 (10.96%) Ext JS
14 8 (10.96%) Flash
14 8 (10.96%) Gherkin
15 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) User Experience
2 13 (17.81%) W3C
3 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.74%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (46.58%) MVC
2 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.51%) Content Management
4 18 (24.66%) Scrum
4 18 (24.66%) Web Development
5 17 (23.29%) BDD
5 17 (23.29%) TDD
6 12 (16.44%) Front End Development
7 10 (13.70%) SDLC
8 8 (10.96%) MVVM
8 8 (10.96%) Web Design
9 6 (8.22%) Kanban
9 6 (8.22%) OO
10 5 (6.85%) ITIL
10 5 (6.85%) ITIL V3
11 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.11%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (4.11%) OOD
12 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 68 (93.15%) JavaScript
2 41 (56.16%) C#
3 9 (12.33%) Java
3 9 (12.33%) SQL
4 8 (10.96%) ActionScript
5 5 (6.85%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.11%) Python
7 2 (2.74%) ES6
7 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.37%) C
8 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.37%) ISEB
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) ISO 9001
1 5 (6.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
1 1 (1.37%) Varnish
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Sitecore
2 13 (17.81%) Apple
3 8 (10.96%) Sencha
4 5 (6.85%) Oracle
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.74%) Telerik
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
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