The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing CSS 59 56 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.74% 6.80% 9.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.41% 26.67% 37.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 45 46
Median daily rate £325 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £177 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £375 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-31.50% +14.06%
CSS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
146 210 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.16% 25.49% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 157 109
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -53.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Birmingham region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CSS.

1 103 (95.37%) HTML
2 97 (89.81%) JavaScript
3 57 (52.78%) HTML5
4 56 (51.85%) jQuery
5 41 (37.96%) CSS3
6 40 (37.04%) .NET
7 34 (31.48%) C#
8 29 (26.85%) Web Development
9 27 (25.00%) Front End Development
10 26 (24.07%) PHP
10 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (23.15%) ASP.NET
12 24 (22.22%) MVC
13 23 (21.30%) Java
14 21 (19.44%) AngularJS
14 21 (19.44%) SQL
15 18 (16.67%) CMS
15 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
16 17 (15.74%) Ajax
17 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
18 14 (12.96%) MySQL
18 14 (12.96%) TDD
19 12 (11.11%) CRM
20 11 (10.19%) OO
21 10 (9.26%) Responsive Web Design
21 10 (9.26%) JSON
22 9 (8.33%) Node.js
22 9 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 9 (8.33%) BDD
22 9 (8.33%) Linux

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 18 (16.67%) CMS
2 9 (8.33%) Node.js
3 8 (7.41%) WordPress
4 6 (5.56%) Umbraco
5 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.85%) Apache
7 2 (1.85%) Drupal
7 2 (1.85%) IIS
7 2 (1.85%) Kentico
8 1 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.93%) JBoss
8 1 (0.93%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.93%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.93%) Liferay
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.93%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.93%) MS Office
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) BigMachines
1 6 (5.56%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (5.56%) SaaS
2 2 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) GitHub
3 1 (0.93%) Heroku
3 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) Network Security
2 2 (1.85%) DNS
2 2 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.96%) MySQL
3 6 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.48%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.70%) Selenium
4 4 (3.70%) Subversion
5 3 (2.78%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.78%) Grunt
5 3 (2.78%) gulp
5 3 (2.78%) JIRA
6 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.85%) RSpec
7 1 (0.93%) Ant
7 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.93%) Moq
7 1 (0.93%) MSTest
7 1 (0.93%) NUnit
7 1 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (4.63%) Finance
2 4 (3.70%) Advertising
2 4 (3.70%) Automotive
2 4 (3.70%) Legal
3 2 (1.85%) Games
3 2 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (83.33%) Developer
2 24 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 22 (20.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 19 (17.59%) .NET Developer
5 15 (13.89%) HTML Developer
6 14 (12.96%) HTML CSS Developer
6 14 (12.96%) Web Developer
7 12 (11.11%) PHP Developer
8 11 (10.19%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (8.33%) C# Developer
10 7 (6.48%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (6.48%) Java Developer
11 6 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (4.63%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 4 (3.70%) Applications Developer
13 4 (3.70%) Designer
13 4 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
13 4 (3.70%) Senior Developer
13 4 (3.70%) Software Developer
13 4 (3.70%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (95.37%) HTML
2 57 (52.78%) HTML5
3 56 (51.85%) jQuery
4 41 (37.96%) CSS3
5 40 (37.04%) .NET
6 25 (23.15%) ASP.NET
7 21 (19.44%) AngularJS
8 17 (15.74%) Ajax
9 10 (9.26%) JSON
10 9 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (8.33%) XML
11 8 (7.41%) .NET Framework
11 8 (7.41%) Backbone.js
11 8 (7.41%) React
12 7 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (6.48%) Mason
12 7 (6.48%) REST
13 6 (5.56%) Entity Framework
13 6 (5.56%) Visualforce
13 6 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) User Experience
2 5 (4.63%) Digital Media
2 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.85%) iPhone
5 1 (0.93%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.93%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (1.85%) Ubuntu
2 2 (1.85%) Unix
3 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.85%) Web Development
2 27 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (22.22%) MVC
5 14 (12.96%) TDD
6 12 (11.11%) CRM
7 11 (10.19%) OO
8 10 (9.26%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (8.33%) BDD
10 6 (5.56%) SDLC
11 5 (4.63%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.70%) Automated Testing
12 4 (3.70%) Business Analysis
12 4 (3.70%) Data Management
12 4 (3.70%) Integration Testing
12 4 (3.70%) Scrum
13 3 (2.78%) Data Visualisation
13 3 (2.78%) Migration
13 3 (2.78%) Open Source
13 3 (2.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 97 (89.81%) JavaScript
2 34 (31.48%) C#
3 26 (24.07%) PHP
4 23 (21.30%) Java
5 21 (19.44%) SQL
6 8 (7.41%) VB
7 7 (6.48%) Ruby
7 7 (6.48%) VB.NET
8 6 (5.56%) Apex Code
9 4 (3.70%) C
10 3 (2.78%) Perl
10 3 (2.78%) PHP 5
10 3 (2.78%) Python
11 2 (1.85%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.85%) VB6
12 1 (0.93%) C++
12 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) MCAD
3 1 (0.93%) MCITP
3 1 (0.93%) MCSD
3 1 (0.93%) MCTS
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (5.56%) Oracle
3 6 (5.56%) Siebel
4 4 (3.70%) Adobe
5 3 (2.78%) Zend
6 2 (1.85%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.85%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.93%) Capita
7 1 (0.93%) Citrix
7 1 (0.93%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.93%) VMware
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