Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 13 11
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +9
Contract jobs citing CSS 114 120 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 10.83% 9.45% 11.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.38% 28.37% 30.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 60 102
West Sussex median daily rate £475 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +3.45% +20.83%
10th Percentile £305 £284 £276
90th Percentile £613 £505 £456
South East median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.47% -14.00% +17.65%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +12.50% +52.38% -38.24%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 305 423 437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 28.96% 33.31% 36.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 223 288
West Sussex median daily rate £448 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.15% +9.33% +8.70%
10th Percentile £304 £309 £300
90th Percentile £618 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 14
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £42.50 £36.08 £33.55
90th Percentile £51.00 £46.60 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in West Sussex

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in West Sussex

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in West Sussex

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in West Sussex

CSS
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the West Sussex 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
Worthing +5 64 £505 +9.19% 4
Gatwick -10 7 £330 -7.69%
Crawley -9 1 £325 -8.45% 4
CSS
South East

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for CSS.

1 100 (87.72%) HTML
2 94 (82.46%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (55.26%) Scala
4 61 (53.51%) JSON
5 59 (51.75%) HTML5
6 57 (50.00%) REST
7 53 (46.49%) Java
7 53 (46.49%) JavaScript
8 50 (43.86%) Play Framework
9 46 (40.35%) Scrum
10 44 (38.60%) Open Source
10 44 (38.60%) Web Design
10 44 (38.60%) Git (software)
11 42 (36.84%) CSS3
12 41 (35.96%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (34.21%) Test Automation
13 39 (34.21%) Web Development
13 39 (34.21%) Linux
13 39 (34.21%) Responsive Web Design
14 38 (33.33%) HTTP
15 37 (32.46%) Spring
16 36 (31.58%) Ajax
17 31 (27.19%) Ruby
17 31 (27.19%) MongoDB
18 30 (26.32%) RESTful
18 30 (26.32%) Jenkins
18 30 (26.32%) Front End Development
18 30 (26.32%) Subversion
19 27 (23.68%) AngularJS
19 27 (23.68%) Docker

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 11 (9.65%) Confluence
2 9 (7.89%) Apache
3 8 (7.02%) JBoss
3 8 (7.02%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.39%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (4.39%) IBM Domino
6 3 (2.63%) nginx
6 3 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.75%) Drupal
7 2 (1.75%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.88%) CMS
8 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.63%) GitHub
4 3 (2.63%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.88%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 38 (33.33%) HTTP
2 9 (7.89%) SSL
2 9 (7.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.19%) MongoDB
2 25 (21.93%) NoSQL
3 21 (18.42%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.39%) DB2
6 4 (3.51%) MySQL
7 3 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (38.60%) Git (software)
2 30 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 30 (26.32%) Subversion
3 25 (21.93%) JUnit
4 23 (20.18%) Selenium
5 22 (19.30%) IntelliJ
6 12 (10.53%) JIRA
7 8 (7.02%) Eclipse
8 6 (5.26%) Protractor
9 3 (2.63%) Ant
9 3 (2.63%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.63%) Gatling
9 3 (2.63%) Grunt
9 3 (2.63%) gulp
9 3 (2.63%) JSUnit
9 3 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (2.63%) Sublime Text
10 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.88%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.88%) NUnit
General
1 4 (3.51%) Finance
2 1 (0.88%) Advertising
2 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (88.60%) Developer
2 45 (39.47%) Scala Developer
3 28 (24.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (14.04%) Java Developer
5 15 (13.16%) Designer
6 14 (12.28%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (11.40%) HTML Developer
8 10 (8.77%) Web Developer
9 8 (7.02%) HTML CSS Developer
9 8 (7.02%) UX Designer
10 7 (6.14%) Java Scala Developer
11 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.39%) Digital Developer
12 5 (4.39%) Interaction Designer
13 4 (3.51%) .NET Developer
13 4 (3.51%) Agile Developer
13 4 (3.51%) Interaction Developer
14 3 (2.63%) Lead Developer
14 3 (2.63%) Senior Web Developer
14 3 (2.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (87.72%) HTML
2 61 (53.51%) JSON
3 59 (51.75%) HTML5
4 57 (50.00%) REST
5 50 (43.86%) Play Framework
6 42 (36.84%) CSS3
7 37 (32.46%) Spring
8 36 (31.58%) Ajax
9 30 (26.32%) RESTful
10 27 (23.68%) AngularJS
11 25 (21.93%) Ruby on Rails
12 24 (21.05%) Django
12 24 (21.05%) XML
13 21 (18.42%) Guice
14 15 (13.16%) .NET
15 11 (9.65%) Spring MVC
16 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET
16 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
17 9 (7.89%) J2EE
17 9 (7.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.93%) User Experience
2 11 (9.65%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.39%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 39 (34.21%) Linux
2 14 (12.28%) Unix
3 6 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.63%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.63%) Windows
5 1 (0.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (82.46%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (40.35%) Scrum
3 44 (38.60%) Open Source
3 44 (38.60%) Web Design
4 41 (35.96%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (34.21%) Responsive Web Design
5 39 (34.21%) Test Automation
5 39 (34.21%) Web Development
6 30 (26.32%) Front End Development
7 25 (21.93%) MVC
8 24 (21.05%) Configuration Management
9 22 (19.30%) Microservices
10 21 (18.42%) TDD
11 18 (15.79%) OWASP
12 13 (11.40%) Mentoring
13 12 (10.53%) DevOps
13 12 (10.53%) Line Management
13 12 (10.53%) Prototyping
14 9 (7.89%) Service Design
15 8 (7.02%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 63 (55.26%) Scala
2 53 (46.49%) Java
2 53 (46.49%) JavaScript
3 31 (27.19%) Ruby
4 22 (19.30%) C#
5 21 (18.42%) SQL
6 18 (15.79%) Python
7 3 (2.63%) Groovy
7 3 (2.63%) Haskell
7 3 (2.63%) Perl
8 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (6.14%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) GCP
System Software
1 27 (23.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (19.30%) Puppet
2 9 (7.89%) Grafana
2 9 (7.89%) Kibana
3 3 (2.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (21.05%) Google
2 8 (7.02%) webMethods
3 2 (1.75%) Adobe
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.75%) Telerik
4 1 (0.88%) HP
4 1 (0.88%) Omniture