The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 3 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing CSS 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 12.50% 6.25% 12.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 100.00% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £35.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-26.57% +11.71%
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
1 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 12.50% 6.25% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Walsall 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 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 24 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Walsall region with a requirement for CSS.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (66.67%) EPiServer
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) XQuery
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

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