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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 4 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing CSS 120 51 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.35% 6.99% 8.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.42% 28.02% 35.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 32 46
Median daily rate £325 £308 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £220 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-19.59% +15.62%
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
238 182 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.43% 24.93% 25.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 121 112
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £11.93 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 July 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 July 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.

1 163 (97.02%) HTML
2 138 (82.14%) JavaScript
3 71 (42.26%) jQuery
4 69 (41.07%) Java
5 68 (40.48%) Web Development
6 62 (36.90%) HTML5
7 52 (30.95%) .NET
8 46 (27.38%) SQL
9 43 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 42 (25.00%) Front End Development
11 40 (23.81%) CSS3
12 39 (23.21%) C#
13 38 (22.62%) MVC
14 34 (20.24%) XML
15 33 (19.64%) CMS
16 30 (17.86%) TDD
17 29 (17.26%) Web Services
18 28 (16.67%) Microsoft
19 27 (16.07%) Spring
19 27 (16.07%) AngularJS
20 26 (15.48%) ASP.NET
21 25 (14.88%) J2EE
22 24 (14.29%) Oracle
22 24 (14.29%) Tomcat
22 24 (14.29%) CRM
23 23 (13.69%) JSP
23 23 (13.69%) Responsive Web Design
24 21 (12.50%) WebLogic
24 21 (12.50%) JBoss

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 33 (19.64%) CMS
2 24 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 21 (12.50%) JBoss
3 21 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 16 (9.52%) WebLogic Portal
4 16 (9.52%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.57%) WordPress
6 5 (2.98%) Kentico
6 5 (2.98%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.19%) Apache
7 2 (1.19%) Drupal
7 2 (1.19%) IIS
7 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.60%) Documentum
8 1 (0.60%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.60%) Liferay
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (8.93%) Photoshop
2 13 (7.74%) MS Excel
3 12 (7.14%) MS Office
4 10 (5.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (2.98%) InDesign
7 2 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.60%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.60%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.60%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.79%) BigMachines
2 3 (1.79%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.79%) SaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) GitHub
3 1 (0.60%) Heroku
3 1 (0.60%) IaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Office 365
3 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.79%) Network Security
2 2 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.90%) DB2
3 8 (4.76%) MySQL
4 6 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.60%) QlikView
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (10.12%) Visual Studio
2 16 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.52%) Log4j
3 12 (7.14%) Selenium
4 11 (6.55%) Subversion
5 9 (5.36%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (4.76%) Cucumber
6 8 (4.76%) WebDriver
7 4 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.79%) Ant
8 3 (1.79%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.79%) Grunt
8 3 (1.79%) gulp
8 3 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.19%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.19%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.19%) JIRA
9 2 (1.19%) JUnit
9 2 (1.19%) Maven
10 1 (0.60%) NUnit
General
1 20 (11.90%) Marketing
2 18 (10.71%) Automotive
3 16 (9.52%) Back Office
3 16 (9.52%) Finance
4 11 (6.55%) Banking
5 2 (1.19%) Games
5 2 (1.19%) Legal
5 2 (1.19%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 124 (73.81%) Developer
2 31 (18.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 27 (16.07%) JavaScript Developer
4 22 (13.10%) Java Developer
5 19 (11.31%) .NET Developer
5 19 (11.31%) Web Developer
6 15 (8.93%) HTML Developer
7 14 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 14 (8.33%) Consultant
7 14 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 13 (7.74%) CRM Developer
9 11 (6.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 11 (6.55%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (5.95%) PHP Developer
11 9 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (5.36%) Designer
12 8 (4.76%) Automation Tester
12 8 (4.76%) QA Automation Tester
12 8 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (97.02%) HTML
2 71 (42.26%) jQuery
3 62 (36.90%) HTML5
4 52 (30.95%) .NET
5 40 (23.81%) CSS3
6 34 (20.24%) XML
7 29 (17.26%) Web Services
8 27 (16.07%) AngularJS
8 27 (16.07%) Spring
9 26 (15.48%) ASP.NET
10 25 (14.88%) J2EE
11 23 (13.69%) JSP
12 20 (11.90%) JMS
13 18 (10.71%) Spring MVC
14 16 (9.52%) .NET Framework
14 16 (9.52%) Java EE
15 15 (8.93%) Ajax
16 14 (8.33%) Node.js
17 13 (7.74%) ASP.NET Web API
18 12 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 12 (7.14%) User Experience
2 9 (5.36%) Digital Media
3 4 (2.38%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.38%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.79%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.19%) Blog
5 2 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.19%) W3C
6 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.60%) NHS
6 1 (0.60%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.71%) Linux
2 3 (1.79%) Unix
3 1 (0.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (40.48%) Web Development
2 43 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 38 (22.62%) MVC
5 30 (17.86%) TDD
6 24 (14.29%) CRM
7 23 (13.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 18 (10.71%) OO
9 13 (7.74%) BDD
10 11 (6.55%) Test Automation
11 10 (5.95%) SDLC
12 9 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (4.76%) Functional Testing
13 8 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
13 8 (4.76%) QA Automation
13 8 (4.76%) Wireframes
14 6 (3.57%) Integration Testing
14 6 (3.57%) Workflow
15 5 (2.98%) Digital Marketing
15 5 (2.98%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 138 (82.14%) JavaScript
2 69 (41.07%) Java
3 46 (27.38%) SQL
4 39 (23.21%) C#
5 19 (11.31%) PHP
6 7 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.98%) VB
8 3 (1.79%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.79%) Ruby
8 3 (1.79%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.19%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.19%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.60%) C++
10 1 (0.60%) Clojure
10 1 (0.60%) Python
10 1 (0.60%) Scala
10 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.60%) VB6
10 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.60%) MCAD
2 1 (0.60%) MCITP
2 1 (0.60%) MCSD
2 1 (0.60%) MCTS
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.95%) QA
2 2 (1.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.19%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.19%) Rancher
Vendors
1 28 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.29%) Oracle
3 20 (11.90%) IBM
4 16 (9.52%) Misys
5 10 (5.95%) Adobe
6 8 (4.76%) Sitecore
7 7 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.98%) Pega
9 4 (2.38%) BEA
9 4 (2.38%) Sybase
9 4 (2.38%) Vitria
10 3 (1.79%) Siebel
11 2 (1.19%) New Relic
11 2 (1.19%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.19%) VMware
12 1 (0.60%) Capita
12 1 (0.60%) CODA
12 1 (0.60%) EMC
12 1 (0.60%) Google
12 1 (0.60%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago