The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for CSS3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS3 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 3
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 19 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8  
Contract jobs citing CSS3 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.97% 1.44% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 5.88% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Median daily rate £345 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.21% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £324 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £436 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +3.44% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £21.75 £28.93
% change year-on-year +22.98% -24.81%  

CSS3 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 Watford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 40 34 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 24.84% 24.46% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 22
Median daily rate £350 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +24.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

CSS3
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing CSS3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for CSS3 in Watford

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS3 in Watford.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS3 in Watford

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS3 in Watford over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS3 in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 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 Watford region with a requirement for CSS3.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (54.55%) Front End Development
5 5 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
7 3 (27.27%) NHS
7 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (27.27%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) C#
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 3 (27.27%) Interactive Media
7 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (27.27%) Sass
8 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (18.18%) React
8 2 (18.18%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 2 (18.18%) ES6
8 2 (18.18%) Typography
8 2 (18.18%) WCF
8 2 (18.18%) Photoshop

CSS3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (18.18%) InDesign
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Interactive Media
2 2 (18.18%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Creative Designer
4 2 (18.18%) Designer
4 2 (18.18%) HTML CSS Designer
4 2 (18.18%) PowerPoint Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Email Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
2 7 (63.64%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
5 3 (27.27%) Sass
6 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 2 (18.18%) React
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
7 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
7 1 (9.09%) D3.js
7 1 (9.09%) JSON
7 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) NHS
2 2 (18.18%) W3C
3 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Front End Development
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 2 (18.18%) Multichannel Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 2 (18.18%) Typography
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Optimisation
5 1 (9.09%) MVVM
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) ES6
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe