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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 9 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing CSS 71 43 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.13% 6.71% 5.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.79% 32.09% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 29 22
Median daily rate £389 £300 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.58% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £233 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £365 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +8.33%

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
193 134 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.25% 20.90% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 92 74
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CSS.

1 179 (95.72%) HTML
2 151 (80.75%) JavaScript
3 83 (44.39%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (35.29%) HTML5
5 53 (28.34%) .NET
6 52 (27.81%) Microsoft
6 52 (27.81%) Web Development
7 48 (25.67%) AngularJS
8 47 (25.13%) Front End Development
9 46 (24.60%) CSS3
10 41 (21.93%) Git (software)
11 33 (17.65%) jQuery
12 32 (17.11%) PHP
12 32 (17.11%) C#
13 31 (16.58%) ASP.NET Web API
14 30 (16.04%) CRM
14 30 (16.04%) Scrum
14 30 (16.04%) .NET Framework
15 29 (15.51%) WCF
15 29 (15.51%) Visual Studio Team System
15 29 (15.51%) OO
16 28 (14.97%) Security Cleared
17 27 (14.44%) Dynamics CRM
17 27 (14.44%) Visual Studio
17 27 (14.44%) Java
18 23 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (12.30%) Linux
19 20 (10.70%) Unix
19 20 (10.70%) Web Services
19 20 (10.70%) Web Design

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 17 (9.09%) CMS
1 17 (9.09%) Drupal
2 6 (3.21%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.21%) WordPress
3 5 (2.67%) JBoss
3 5 (2.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.60%) Apache
5 3 (1.60%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.60%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (1.60%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.53%) Confluence
6 1 (0.53%) IIS
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.14%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.07%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (14.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.07%) Magento
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.53%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.53%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.21%) GitHub
2 5 (2.67%) Office 365
3 4 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.14%) Slack
4 2 (1.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.53%) Google Play
5 1 (0.53%) iTunes
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.56%) HTTP
2 6 (3.21%) LDAP
3 4 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (2.14%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (2.14%) Firewall
3 4 (2.14%) IP Telephony
3 4 (2.14%) LAN
3 4 (2.14%) Unified Communications
3 4 (2.14%) VoIP
3 4 (2.14%) VPN
3 4 (2.14%) WAN
4 3 (1.60%) Network Security
4 3 (1.60%) Skype
5 2 (1.07%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.53%) Internet
6 1 (0.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.95%) Relational Database
2 12 (6.42%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.88%) Power BI
4 10 (5.35%) MySQL
5 3 (1.60%) DB2
5 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.07%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.53%) Endeca
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 41 (21.93%) Git (software)
2 29 (15.51%) Visual Studio Team System
3 27 (14.44%) Visual Studio
4 18 (9.63%) Jenkins
5 17 (9.09%) gulp
6 13 (6.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (5.35%) Selenium
8 7 (3.74%) WebDriver
9 6 (3.21%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.21%) Grunt
9 6 (3.21%) Mocha
10 5 (2.67%) JIRA
10 5 (2.67%) JSHint
11 4 (2.14%) Jasmine
11 4 (2.14%) Protractor
12 3 (1.60%) JHipster
12 3 (1.60%) Log4j
13 2 (1.07%) JUnit
13 2 (1.07%) PhantomJS
13 2 (1.07%) Subversion
General
1 16 (8.56%) Finance
2 12 (6.42%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.28%) Retail
4 5 (2.67%) Marketing
5 3 (1.60%) Back Office
6 2 (1.07%) Banking
6 2 (1.07%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Local Government
7 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 158 (84.49%) Developer
2 37 (19.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 34 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 27 (14.44%) CRM Developer
5 26 (13.90%) Microsoft Developer
6 24 (12.83%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 18 (9.63%) HTML Developer
8 17 (9.09%) Drupal Developer
8 17 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 16 (8.56%) HTML CSS Developer
9 16 (8.56%) UI Developer
10 13 (6.95%) PHP Developer
11 11 (5.88%) Dynamics AX Developer
12 9 (4.81%) .NET Developer
12 9 (4.81%) Angular Developer
12 9 (4.81%) Designer
12 9 (4.81%) UX Designer
13 8 (4.28%) Java Developer
13 8 (4.28%) ServiceNow Developer
13 8 (4.28%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (95.72%) HTML
2 66 (35.29%) HTML5
3 53 (28.34%) .NET
4 48 (25.67%) AngularJS
5 46 (24.60%) CSS3
6 33 (17.65%) jQuery
7 31 (16.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (16.04%) .NET Framework
9 29 (15.51%) WCF
10 20 (10.70%) Web Services
11 19 (10.16%) XML
12 18 (9.63%) Node.js
13 15 (8.02%) React
14 14 (7.49%) ASP.NET
14 14 (7.49%) REST
15 13 (6.95%) Middleware
16 10 (5.35%) JSON
16 10 (5.35%) RESTful
17 9 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC
17 9 (4.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.56%) User Experience
2 10 (5.35%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.14%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.14%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.60%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.07%) CMDB
7 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.53%) Fintech
7 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.30%) Linux
2 20 (10.70%) Unix
3 16 (8.56%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.14%) Android
4 4 (2.14%) Windows
5 2 (1.07%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (44.39%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (27.81%) Web Development
3 47 (25.13%) Front End Development
4 30 (16.04%) CRM
4 30 (16.04%) Scrum
5 29 (15.51%) OO
6 23 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (10.70%) Web Design
8 19 (10.16%) Responsive Web Design
9 18 (9.63%) Mentoring
9 18 (9.63%) MVC
10 17 (9.09%) OO PHP
11 16 (8.56%) Content Management
12 15 (8.02%) Configuration Management
13 14 (7.49%) TDD
13 14 (7.49%) Visualisation
14 12 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (6.42%) Line Management
14 12 (6.42%) Software Engineering
15 9 (4.81%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 151 (80.75%) JavaScript
2 32 (17.11%) C#
2 32 (17.11%) PHP
3 27 (14.44%) Java
4 12 (6.42%) SQL
5 11 (5.88%) X++
6 5 (2.67%) ECMAScript
7 3 (1.60%) PHP 5
7 3 (1.60%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.07%) Ruby
8 2 (1.07%) VB
9 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.53%) Perl
9 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.53%) Python
9 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (14.97%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.56%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.81%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.14%) CCDA
4 4 (2.14%) CCDP
4 4 (2.14%) CCNA
4 4 (2.14%) CCVP
4 4 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.07%) ISEB
5 2 (1.07%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.14%) QA
2 3 (1.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (2.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.07%) Zenoss
2 1 (0.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 52 (27.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.35%) ServiceNow
3 5 (2.67%) Oracle
4 4 (2.14%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.14%) Cisco
4 4 (2.14%) F5
4 4 (2.14%) Juniper
4 4 (2.14%) Nokia
5 3 (1.60%) IBM
5 3 (1.60%) Misys
6 2 (1.07%) Adobe
6 2 (1.07%) Remedy
6 2 (1.07%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.53%) Google
7 1 (0.53%) hybris
7 1 (0.53%) Kony
7 1 (0.53%) OpenText
7 1 (0.53%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Telerik
7 1 (0.53%) Zend
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Rate: competitive
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