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 3 months to 27 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)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12  
Contract jobs citing CSS 78 101 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 15.48% 13.65% 9.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.32% 42.08% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 38 35
Median daily rate £475 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.42% +20.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £513 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £29.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year +29.41% -17.36%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 155 240 181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 30.75% 32.43% 33.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 139 133
Median daily rate £475 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +25.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £515 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.00%  
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 West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

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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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in West Sussex

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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

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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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +3 43 £500 +17.64% 5
East Grinstead -3 4 £381 +5.69% 1
Crawley -5 4 £300 -10.44% 7
Burgess Hill +5 1 - -
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for CSS.

1 121 (82.31%) HTML
2 108 (73.47%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (49.66%) Scala
4 68 (46.26%) JavaScript
5 67 (45.58%) HTML5
6 65 (44.22%) Play Framework
7 64 (43.54%) Open Source
7 64 (43.54%) JSON
8 61 (41.50%) Java
9 58 (39.46%) Linux
9 58 (39.46%) Git (software)
10 48 (32.65%) REST
10 48 (32.65%) XML
11 46 (31.29%) Web Design
12 45 (30.61%) SQL
13 44 (29.93%) CSS3
14 42 (28.57%) C#
14 42 (28.57%) Web Development
15 41 (27.89%) NoSQL
16 40 (27.21%) Microservices
16 40 (27.21%) HTTP
17 39 (26.53%) Spring
18 38 (25.85%) IntelliJ
18 38 (25.85%) Docker
18 38 (25.85%) Puppet
18 38 (25.85%) MongoDB
19 36 (24.49%) Relational Database
19 36 (24.49%) Ajax
19 36 (24.49%) Google
19 36 (24.49%) Subversion

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 27 (18.37%) CMS
2 25 (17.01%) Apache
3 23 (15.65%) Confluence
4 16 (10.88%) JBoss
4 16 (10.88%) WebLogic
5 8 (5.44%) Umbraco
6 7 (4.76%) Drupal
6 7 (4.76%) nginx
6 7 (4.76%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.72%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.36%) IIS
8 2 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.68%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.76%) GitHub
1 7 (4.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (27.21%) HTTP
2 7 (4.76%) SSL
2 7 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (27.89%) NoSQL
2 38 (25.85%) MongoDB
3 36 (24.49%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.48%) Redis
5 10 (6.80%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.72%) MySQL
6 4 (2.72%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 58 (39.46%) Git (software)
2 38 (25.85%) IntelliJ
3 36 (24.49%) Subversion
4 30 (20.41%) JUnit
5 23 (15.65%) Jenkins
5 23 (15.65%) JIRA
6 18 (12.24%) Selenium
7 16 (10.88%) Eclipse
8 8 (5.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (5.44%) TeamCity
8 8 (5.44%) Visual Studio
9 7 (4.76%) Ant
9 7 (4.76%) Cucumber
9 7 (4.76%) Gatling
9 7 (4.76%) Grunt
9 7 (4.76%) gulp
9 7 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (4.76%) Sublime Text
10 5 (3.40%) ReSharper
11 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (6.12%) Back Office
2 3 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 127 (86.39%) Developer
2 68 (46.26%) Scala Developer
3 26 (17.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 26 (17.69%) Java Developer
4 23 (15.65%) Designer
5 19 (12.93%) Java Scala Developer
6 16 (10.88%) .NET Developer
7 15 (10.20%) UX Designer
8 12 (8.16%) Interaction Designer
8 12 (8.16%) Programmer
9 11 (7.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (7.48%) C# Developer
9 11 (7.48%) Senior Developer
10 9 (6.12%) Web Developer
11 8 (5.44%) Senior Scala Developer
12 7 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 7 (4.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (4.76%) Java Programmer
13 6 (4.08%) HTML Developer
13 6 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (82.31%) HTML
2 67 (45.58%) HTML5
3 65 (44.22%) Play Framework
4 64 (43.54%) JSON
5 48 (32.65%) REST
5 48 (32.65%) XML
6 44 (29.93%) CSS3
7 39 (26.53%) Spring
8 36 (24.49%) Ajax
9 34 (23.13%) jQuery
10 32 (21.77%) AngularJS
11 24 (16.33%) Django
11 24 (16.33%) SOAP
12 23 (15.65%) Guice
12 23 (15.65%) Ruby on Rails
13 20 (13.61%) .NET
14 18 (12.24%) Akka
15 17 (11.56%) Node.js
15 17 (11.56%) RESTful
16 16 (10.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.69%) User Experience
2 14 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.40%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.68%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 58 (39.46%) Linux
2 27 (18.37%) Unix
3 9 (6.12%) Windows
4 8 (5.44%) Mac OS X
5 7 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.72%) SUSE
7 2 (1.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (73.47%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (43.54%) Open Source
3 46 (31.29%) Web Design
4 42 (28.57%) Web Development
5 40 (27.21%) Microservices
6 36 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (23.81%) Test Automation
8 33 (22.45%) Responsive Web Design
9 32 (21.77%) MVC
10 30 (20.41%) Configuration Management
11 27 (18.37%) Front End Development
11 27 (18.37%) OWASP
12 25 (17.01%) Scrum
13 22 (14.97%) DevOps
13 22 (14.97%) Prototyping
14 14 (9.52%) Rapid Prototyping
15 11 (7.48%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 11 (7.48%) Service Design
16 10 (6.80%) Content Management
17 9 (6.12%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 73 (49.66%) Scala
2 68 (46.26%) JavaScript
3 61 (41.50%) Java
4 45 (30.61%) SQL
5 42 (28.57%) C#
6 30 (20.41%) Ruby
7 21 (14.29%) Python
8 7 (4.76%) C
8 7 (4.76%) C++
8 7 (4.76%) Groovy
8 7 (4.76%) Haskell
8 7 (4.76%) Perl
9 5 (3.40%) Assembly Language
10 4 (2.72%) PHP
11 3 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.08%) Degree
2 2 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (25.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 38 (25.85%) Puppet
2 7 (4.76%) Grafana
2 7 (4.76%) Kibana
3 2 (1.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 36 (24.49%) Google
2 16 (10.88%) webMethods
3 7 (4.76%) Adobe
4 6 (4.08%) Oracle
5 4 (2.72%) SAP
6 2 (1.36%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.36%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
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