The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing CSS 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 5.33% 3.39% 10.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 25.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£319 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £368 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
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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
8 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 10.67% 13.56% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 5
Average daily rate £325 £340 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +23.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS.

1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) W3C
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Flash
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) SEO
5 2 (28.57%) Stellent
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Content Management
5 2 (28.57%) Ajax
5 2 (28.57%) WCAG
5 2 (28.57%) XHTML
5 2 (28.57%) FTP
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (14.29%) R
6 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) Grunt
6 1 (14.29%) 3D Animation
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Flex Builder
1 1 (14.29%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) UI Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Flash
4 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
5 1 (14.29%) MooTools
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) W3C
2 1 (14.29%) Streaming Video
2 1 (14.29%) Animation
2 1 (14.29%) Photography
2 1 (14.29%) Human Factors
2 1 (14.29%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Content Management
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Content Management
1 2 (28.57%) SEO
2 1 (14.29%) Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Animation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) R
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Stellent
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
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