The first table below looks at the demand for CSS3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS3 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Staffordshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CSS 3
Rank 15 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS3 7 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.88% 5.93% 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.44% 14.89% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Average daily rate
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£288 £328 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.21% +2.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 47 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 30.25% 39.83% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 45
Average daily rate £313 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £333 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
CSS3
West Midlands

CSS3
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS3 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

CSS3
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS3 across the Staffordshire region.

CSS3 Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

CSS3
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +5 3 £330 - 2
Cannock - 1 £300 - 1
Lichfield - - - - 1
Stafford - - - -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - -
CSS3
West Midlands

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing CSS3 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 CSS3.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) Ajax
3 10 (83.33%) HTML5
4 8 (66.67%) VB.NET
5 7 (58.33%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) Web Development
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) N-Tier
7 3 (25.00%) SOA
7 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) AccuRev
8 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 2 (16.67%) Node.js
8 2 (16.67%) WURFL
8 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
8 2 (16.67%) Games
8 2 (16.67%) Document Management
8 2 (16.67%) JIRA
8 2 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing CSS3 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 CSS3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (8.33%) Tridion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Grunt
2 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (8.33%) Yeoman
2 1 (8.33%) Bower
2 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) Ajax
3 10 (83.33%) HTML5
4 7 (58.33%) jQuery
5 4 (33.33%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) XSLT
6 2 (16.67%) XHTML
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (8.33%) Sass
7 1 (8.33%) Zepto.js
7 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (8.33%) DOM
7 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (8.33%) JSON
7 1 (8.33%) Modernizr
7 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (16.67%) WURFL
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) BlackBerry OS
1 2 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Document Management
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) SEO
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) AccuRev
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore