The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing CSS 9 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 6.77% 7.55% 19.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.91% 30.77% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Median daily rate £254 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.41% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £263 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £319 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 16.54% 24.53% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 7
Median daily rate £325 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull 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 Solihull

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Solihull region with a requirement for CSS.

1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (80.00%) C#
3 16 (80.00%) .NET
4 13 (65.00%) SOAP
4 13 (65.00%) Web Services
4 13 (65.00%) HTML5
4 13 (65.00%) REST
4 13 (65.00%) CSS3
5 12 (60.00%) React
6 11 (55.00%) Network Management
6 11 (55.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (50.00%) MVC
8 4 (20.00%) CA Spectrum
8 4 (20.00%) SevOne
8 4 (20.00%) CA
8 4 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.00%) Marketing
9 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (15.00%) XML
9 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
9 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (10.00%) Ajax
10 2 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Development
10 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 2 (10.00%) CMS
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Angular Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (80.00%) .NET
3 13 (65.00%) CSS3
3 13 (65.00%) HTML5
3 13 (65.00%) REST
3 13 (65.00%) SOAP
3 13 (65.00%) Web Services
4 12 (60.00%) React
5 11 (55.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) Ajax
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) JSON
7 2 (10.00%) WinForms
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.00%) Django
8 1 (5.00%) LINQ
8 1 (5.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
1 1 (5.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Network Management
2 10 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Content Management
5 2 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Development
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (5.00%) ERP
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) SEO
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (80.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) CA
1 4 (20.00%) SevOne
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) Ektron
3 1 (5.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (5.00%) Sitecore