The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 26 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 49 53 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.03% 8.27% 6.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.26% 31.74% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 17
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -8.57%
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
202 167 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.85% 26.05% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 107 49
Average daily rate £330 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.11% -4.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS.

1 81 (96.43%) HTML
2 73 (86.90%) JavaScript
3 48 (57.14%) jQuery
4 40 (47.62%) HTML5
5 30 (35.71%) CSS3
6 28 (33.33%) MVC
7 26 (30.95%) .NET
8 25 (29.76%) PHP
9 24 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (26.19%) C#
11 19 (22.62%) MySQL
12 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
12 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET
13 17 (20.24%) AngularJS
14 14 (16.67%) Photoshop
15 13 (15.48%) Git (software)
16 12 (14.29%) Adobe
16 12 (14.29%) SQL
17 11 (13.10%) CMS
18 10 (11.90%) Ajax
18 10 (11.90%) Web Services
18 10 (11.90%) XML
18 10 (11.90%) WordPress
19 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
19 9 (10.71%) Visual Studio
19 9 (10.71%) OO
19 9 (10.71%) Java
20 7 (8.33%) OOP
20 7 (8.33%) CRM
20 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.10%) CMS
2 10 (11.90%) WordPress
3 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.57%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.57%) Drupal
6 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.38%) Node.js
6 2 (2.38%) JBoss
6 2 (2.38%) Apache
6 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.38%) IIS
7 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.19%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.19%) Kentico
7 1 (1.19%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Magento
1 3 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.38%) Office 365
2 2 (2.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.38%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.38%) PaaS
2 2 (2.38%) Heroku
3 1 (1.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) LAN
1 1 (1.19%) WAN
1 1 (1.19%) VPN
1 1 (1.19%) Intranet
1 1 (1.19%) Internet
1 1 (1.19%) MPLS
1 1 (1.19%) OSPF
1 1 (1.19%) BGP
1 1 (1.19%) Firewall
1 1 (1.19%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.19%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.62%) MySQL
2 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.19%) DB2
7 1 (1.19%) MS Access
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.33%) Subversion
4 4 (4.76%) PhpStorm
5 3 (3.57%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (3.57%) JIRA
5 3 (3.57%) Grunt
6 1 (1.19%) Ant
6 1 (1.19%) JUnit
6 1 (1.19%) Toad
6 1 (1.19%) NUnit
6 1 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.19%) Moq
6 1 (1.19%) XMLUnit
6 1 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.19%) Selenium
6 1 (1.19%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.19%) FishEye
General
1 4 (4.76%) Marketing
2 3 (3.57%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Games
3 2 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (84.52%) Developer
2 18 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
3 13 (15.48%) PHP Developer
3 13 (15.48%) .NET Developer
4 11 (13.10%) Web Developer
5 6 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
5 6 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.76%) WordPress Developer
8 3 (3.57%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Designer
8 3 (3.57%) Magento Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Sitecore Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Consultant
9 2 (2.38%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.19%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.19%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (96.43%) HTML
2 48 (57.14%) jQuery
3 40 (47.62%) HTML5
4 30 (35.71%) CSS3
5 26 (30.95%) .NET
6 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 17 (20.24%) AngularJS
8 10 (11.90%) Ajax
8 10 (11.90%) Web Services
8 10 (11.90%) XML
9 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (8.33%) WCF
10 7 (8.33%) .NET Framework
11 6 (7.14%) Spring
11 6 (7.14%) XHTML
11 6 (7.14%) DOM
12 5 (5.95%) Hibernate
12 5 (5.95%) JSON
12 5 (5.95%) Entity Framework
12 5 (5.95%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.57%) W3C
1 3 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.19%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (1.19%) Mobile Games
2 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.19%) Social Media
2 1 (1.19%) Graphic Design
2 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.19%) New Media
2 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) UNIX
3 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.33%) MVC
2 24 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.71%) OO
4 7 (8.33%) OOP
4 7 (8.33%) CRM
4 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (8.33%) TDD
4 7 (8.33%) Web Development
4 7 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (7.14%) Web Design
6 5 (5.95%) Workflow
7 4 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.76%) Scrum
8 3 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.57%) Mobile Development
9 2 (2.38%) Product Marketing
9 2 (2.38%) Content Management
9 2 (2.38%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.38%) SEO
9 2 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 73 (86.90%) JavaScript
2 25 (29.76%) PHP
3 22 (26.19%) C#
4 12 (14.29%) SQL
5 9 (10.71%) Java
6 4 (4.76%) PHP5
6 4 (4.76%) PHP4
7 1 (1.19%) Perl
7 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.19%) VB
7 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.19%) Python
7 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.19%) VB6
7 1 (1.19%) Ruby
7 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.19%) Scala
7 1 (1.19%) XPath
7 1 (1.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) CCSA
2 1 (1.19%) CCNA
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.19%) CCSE
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (14.29%) Adobe
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle
3 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.76%) Zend
4 4 (4.76%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.38%) Google
6 1 (1.19%) Sybase
6 1 (1.19%) SAP
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco
6 1 (1.19%) IBM
6 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.19%) Vitria
6 1 (1.19%) Juniper
6 1 (1.19%) BEA
6 1 (1.19%) Telerik
6 1 (1.19%) Foundry
6 1 (1.19%) Pega
6 1 (1.19%) Brocade
6 1 (1.19%) Nintex
6 1 (1.19%) F5
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