The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 4 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 10.00% - 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +18.18%
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 Walsall region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Walsall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 20.00% 35.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate £344 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

CSS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall 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 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) EPiServer
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) XPath
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) XQuery

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) XPath
3 1 (33.33%) XQuery
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EPiServer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore