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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 10 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing CSS 76 54 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.20% 7.42% 10.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.97% 36.49% 41.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 40 48
Median daily rate £400 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £223 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £413 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £100.00 £14.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+601.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £32.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.74% -6.42%
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
195 148 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.17% 20.33% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 98 117
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £100.00 £17.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+471.42% -36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 1 October 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 1 October 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.

1 194 (98.98%) HTML
2 139 (70.92%) JavaScript
3 90 (45.92%) Java
4 81 (41.33%) Web Development
5 65 (33.16%) jQuery
6 62 (31.63%) SQL
7 60 (30.61%) HTML5
8 58 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (27.04%) SQL Server
10 52 (26.53%) .NET
11 49 (25.00%) XML
12 44 (22.45%) Front End Development
13 43 (21.94%) TDD
14 42 (21.43%) Web Services
15 41 (20.92%) C#
16 40 (20.41%) CSS3
17 37 (18.88%) Oracle
17 37 (18.88%) JSP
17 37 (18.88%) JBoss
17 37 (18.88%) Tomcat
18 36 (18.37%) JMS
18 36 (18.37%) WebLogic
18 36 (18.37%) MVC
19 35 (17.86%) Microsoft
20 32 (16.33%) Java EE
20 32 (16.33%) IBM
20 32 (16.33%) DB2
21 31 (15.82%) CMS
21 31 (15.82%) Responsive Web Design
22 28 (14.29%) AngularJS

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 37 (18.88%) JBoss
1 37 (18.88%) Tomcat
2 36 (18.37%) WebLogic
3 31 (15.82%) CMS
4 28 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
4 28 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.06%) Apache
7 5 (2.55%) IIS
7 5 (2.55%) Kentico
7 5 (2.55%) WordPress
8 4 (2.04%) Documentum
9 3 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (1.02%) Confluence
10 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.51%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (7.14%) MS Office
2 13 (6.63%) MS Excel
3 12 (6.12%) Photoshop
4 8 (4.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.55%) InDesign
6 2 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.02%) InfoPath
6 2 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.51%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.51%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 14 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.04%) Office 365
3 3 (1.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (1.53%) GitHub
4 1 (0.51%) Google Play
4 1 (0.51%) IaaS
4 1 (0.51%) iTunes
4 1 (0.51%) PaaS
4 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.12%) HTTP
2 7 (3.57%) Network Security
3 1 (0.51%) BGP
3 1 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.51%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.51%) Firewall
3 1 (0.51%) HSRP
3 1 (0.51%) Intranet
3 1 (0.51%) LAN
3 1 (0.51%) OSPF
3 1 (0.51%) RIP
3 1 (0.51%) VLAN
3 1 (0.51%) VRRP
3 1 (0.51%) WAN
3 1 (0.51%) Wireless
3 1 (0.51%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (27.04%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.33%) DB2
3 16 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.06%) MySQL
4 6 (3.06%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.55%) Power BI
6 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (14.29%) Log4j
2 27 (13.78%) Git (software)
3 19 (9.69%) Visual Studio
4 17 (8.67%) Selenium
5 13 (6.63%) Subversion
6 11 (5.61%) Jenkins
7 10 (5.10%) WebDriver
8 9 (4.59%) Cucumber
8 9 (4.59%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (3.06%) Ant
10 6 (3.06%) JUnit
11 4 (2.04%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.53%) gulp
12 3 (1.53%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.53%) JIRA
13 2 (1.02%) Grunt
13 2 (1.02%) Mercurial
13 2 (1.02%) Protractor
13 2 (1.02%) QUnit
General
1 28 (14.29%) Back Office
1 28 (14.29%) Finance
2 18 (9.18%) Automotive
2 18 (9.18%) Banking
2 18 (9.18%) Marketing
3 5 (2.55%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.55%) Retail
4 2 (1.02%) Billing
4 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 138 (70.41%) Developer
2 34 (17.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 28 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 28 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 25 (12.76%) Consultant
5 20 (10.20%) HTML Developer
6 19 (9.69%) .NET Developer
6 19 (9.69%) Technical Consultant
7 18 (9.18%) HTML CSS Developer
8 13 (6.63%) CRM Developer
9 12 (6.12%) C# Developer
9 12 (6.12%) Microsoft Developer
9 12 (6.12%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.61%) Designer
10 11 (5.61%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 11 (5.61%) Web Developer
11 10 (5.10%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (4.08%) PHP Developer
12 8 (4.08%) QA Tester
12 8 (4.08%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (98.98%) HTML
2 65 (33.16%) jQuery
3 60 (30.61%) HTML5
4 52 (26.53%) .NET
5 49 (25.00%) XML
6 42 (21.43%) Web Services
7 40 (20.41%) CSS3
8 37 (18.88%) JSP
9 36 (18.37%) JMS
10 32 (16.33%) Java EE
11 28 (14.29%) AngularJS
11 28 (14.29%) Spring
12 25 (12.76%) J2EE
13 24 (12.24%) ASP.NET
14 20 (10.20%) Spring MVC
15 15 (7.65%) .NET Framework
16 13 (6.63%) WCF
17 12 (6.12%) Ajax
17 12 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
18 11 (5.61%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.63%) Mobile App
1 13 (6.63%) User Experience
2 11 (5.61%) Digital Media
3 7 (3.57%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.04%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.02%) Blog
5 2 (1.02%) W3C
6 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.51%) NHS
6 1 (0.51%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.78%) Linux
2 12 (6.12%) Unix
3 8 (4.08%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.04%) Windows
5 3 (1.53%) Android
6 2 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (41.33%) Web Development
2 58 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (22.45%) Front End Development
4 43 (21.94%) TDD
5 36 (18.37%) MVC
6 31 (15.82%) Responsive Web Design
7 28 (14.29%) OO
8 24 (12.24%) CRM
9 13 (6.63%) Test Automation
10 12 (6.12%) BDD
10 12 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (5.61%) Wireframes
12 10 (5.10%) Scrum
13 8 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (4.08%) Functional Testing
13 8 (4.08%) Non-Functional Testing
13 8 (4.08%) OO PHP
13 8 (4.08%) QA Automation
13 8 (4.08%) SDLC
14 7 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 139 (70.92%) JavaScript
2 90 (45.92%) Java
3 62 (31.63%) SQL
4 41 (20.92%) C#
5 20 (10.20%) PHP
6 5 (2.55%) VB
6 5 (2.55%) X++
7 4 (2.04%) Python
7 4 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.53%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.02%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.02%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.02%) Ruby
10 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.55%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.02%) Degree
5 1 (0.51%) CCNA
5 1 (0.51%) CCNP
5 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) MCAD
5 1 (0.51%) MCITP
5 1 (0.51%) MCSD
5 1 (0.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.61%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) WCAG
3 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.53%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.53%) Ansible
2 2 (1.02%) Rancher
Vendors
1 37 (18.88%) Oracle
2 35 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 32 (16.33%) IBM
4 28 (14.29%) Misys
5 8 (4.08%) Adobe
5 8 (4.08%) Pega
6 6 (3.06%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.04%) BEA
7 4 (2.04%) EMC
7 4 (2.04%) Sybase
7 4 (2.04%) Vitria
7 4 (2.04%) VMware
8 2 (1.02%) Endeca
8 2 (1.02%) Google
8 2 (1.02%) hybris
8 2 (1.02%) New Relic
8 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.51%) Kony
9 1 (0.51%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.51%) Zend
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