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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 10 22 11
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing CSS 19 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 12.42% 0.79% 3.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 61.29% 3.45% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%

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
31 29 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 20.26% 23.02% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 4
Median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 20 January 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 Solihull region with a requirement for CSS.

1 32 (100.00%) HTML
2 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (56.25%) C#
3 18 (56.25%) .NET
4 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
5 16 (50.00%) MVC
5 16 (50.00%) SOAP
6 15 (46.88%) SQL
6 15 (46.88%) XML
6 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio
6 15 (46.88%) jQuery
6 15 (46.88%) PowerShell
6 15 (46.88%) KnockoutJS
7 13 (40.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
8 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
8 11 (34.38%) Broadband
8 11 (34.38%) WCF
8 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
8 11 (34.38%) StructureMap
8 11 (34.38%) NServiceBus
9 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
9 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
10 9 (28.13%) CSS3
10 9 (28.13%) HTML5
11 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
12 7 (21.88%) Highcharts JS
12 7 (21.88%) Node.js
12 7 (21.88%) Protractor

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 11 (34.38%) NServiceBus
2 6 (18.75%) Confluence
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) HipChat
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio
2 13 (40.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (21.88%) JIRA
3 7 (21.88%) Protractor
3 7 (21.88%) TeamCity
4 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 6 (18.75%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
2 7 (21.88%) Retail
3 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 5 (15.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) C# Software Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) .NET Software Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 6 (18.75%) UI Developer
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Android Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
7 3 (9.38%) iOS Android Developer
7 3 (9.38%) iOS Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Xamarin Developer
8 2 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (6.25%) HTML Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) HTML
2 18 (56.25%) .NET
3 16 (50.00%) SOAP
4 15 (46.88%) jQuery
4 15 (46.88%) KnockoutJS
4 15 (46.88%) XML
5 11 (34.38%) StructureMap
5 11 (34.38%) WCF
6 9 (28.13%) CSS3
6 9 (28.13%) HTML5
7 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 7 (21.88%) Highcharts JS
8 7 (21.88%) Node.js
9 6 (18.75%) Sass
10 3 (9.38%) JSTL
10 3 (9.38%) REST
10 3 (9.38%) Xamarin.iOS
10 3 (9.38%) XSLT
11 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
11 2 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Android
1 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) MVC
3 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.75%) Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) Android Development
5 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
5 3 (9.38%) Network Management
6 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Development
7 1 (3.13%) Benchmarking
7 1 (3.13%) Defect Management
7 1 (3.13%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.13%) Kanban
7 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Open Source
7 1 (3.13%) Scrum
7 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) C#
2 15 (46.88%) PowerShell
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) OpenText
2 3 (9.38%) Xamarin