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 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 10 9 25
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16  
Contract jobs citing CSS 40 37 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 11.63% 11.31% 4.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.48% 53.62% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 15
Median daily rate £413 £345 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.56% +2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +5.71% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.51% -3.57%  

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 92 69 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 26.74% 21.10% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 54 45
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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

CSS
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

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Swindon

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Swindon

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

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

1 66 (97.06%) HTML
2 61 (89.71%) JavaScript
3 49 (72.06%) jQuery
4 35 (51.47%) C#
4 35 (51.47%) .NET
5 29 (42.65%) Sass
6 28 (41.18%) CMS
7 27 (39.71%) ASP.NET
7 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (39.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (38.24%) Content Management
9 25 (36.76%) Finance
10 23 (33.82%) MVC
10 23 (33.82%) HTML5
11 22 (32.35%) Web Development
12 21 (30.88%) Ajax
12 21 (30.88%) Cucumber
13 20 (29.41%) Sitecore
14 19 (27.94%) Sitecore CMS
14 19 (27.94%) Scrum
14 19 (27.94%) Windows
14 19 (27.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (26.47%) Front End Development
16 17 (25.00%) User Experience
16 17 (25.00%) Flash
16 17 (25.00%) Visual Studio
16 17 (25.00%) Java
16 17 (25.00%) W3C
17 16 (23.53%) BDD
18 15 (22.06%) Spring

CSS
Top Related 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 28 (41.18%) CMS
2 19 (27.94%) Sitecore CMS
3 15 (22.06%) IIS
4 9 (13.24%) Apache
4 9 (13.24%) ColdFusion
4 9 (13.24%) Railo
4 9 (13.24%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) Internet
2 4 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (39.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (30.88%) Cucumber
3 17 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 15 (22.06%) Jenkins
5 12 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 12 (17.65%) Selenium
6 9 (13.24%) Hudson
6 9 (13.24%) Maven
7 8 (11.76%) Jasmine
8 7 (10.29%) Bitbucket
8 7 (10.29%) Mockito
8 7 (10.29%) SpecFlow
9 6 (8.82%) Ant
9 6 (8.82%) JUnit
9 6 (8.82%) Subversion
10 4 (5.88%) JBehave
11 3 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 25 (36.76%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Banking
2 2 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) Electronics
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Marketing
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (95.59%) Developer
2 17 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 16 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 15 (22.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 14 (20.59%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (11.76%) C# Developer
7 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (10.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.82%) UI Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Agile Developer
9 3 (4.41%) ColdFusion Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Developer in Test
9 3 (4.41%) HTML Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (2.94%) HTML CSS Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Java Web Applications Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Scala Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (97.06%) HTML
2 49 (72.06%) jQuery
3 35 (51.47%) .NET
4 29 (42.65%) Sass
5 27 (39.71%) ASP.NET
6 23 (33.82%) HTML5
7 21 (30.88%) Ajax
8 19 (27.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (25.00%) Flash
10 15 (22.06%) Spring
10 15 (22.06%) XSLT
11 13 (19.12%) Hibernate
12 11 (16.18%) AngularJS
13 10 (14.71%) REST
14 9 (13.24%) Spring MVC
15 8 (11.76%) XML
16 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework
16 7 (10.29%) Ext JS
16 7 (10.29%) Gherkin
16 7 (10.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) User Experience
1 17 (25.00%) W3C
2 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.24%) Content Management
3 23 (33.82%) MVC
4 22 (32.35%) Web Development
5 19 (27.94%) Scrum
6 18 (26.47%) Front End Development
7 16 (23.53%) BDD
8 15 (22.06%) TDD
9 8 (11.76%) Web Design
10 7 (10.29%) MVVM
11 5 (7.35%) ITIL
11 5 (7.35%) ITIL V3
12 4 (5.88%) Kanban
12 4 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (4.41%) OO
14 2 (2.94%) BPMN
14 2 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
14 2 (2.94%) Data Modelling
14 2 (2.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 61 (89.71%) JavaScript
2 35 (51.47%) C#
3 17 (25.00%) Java
4 15 (22.06%) ActionScript
5 6 (8.82%) SQL
6 5 (7.35%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.94%) Scala
8 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.47%) C
9 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) ISEB
2 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) ISO 9001
1 5 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.94%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Sitecore
2 15 (22.06%) Apple
3 7 (10.29%) Sencha
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle
5 1 (1.47%) OpenText
5 1 (1.47%) SAP
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