The table below looks at the statistics for CSS3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS3 over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CSS 3
Rank 69 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing CSS3 47 63 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.96% 2.60% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.53% 10.82% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 21
Average daily rate
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£315 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £369 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.90% -21.42%
CSS3
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
551 582 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.00% 24.04% 26.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 338 294
Average daily rate £340 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £255 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 10
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.50 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £34.90 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

CSS3
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CSS3 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CSS3
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CSS3 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CSS3
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS3 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

CSS3 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

CSS3
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 across the West Midlands region.

CSS3 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CSS3
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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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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
Staffordshire +1 21 £356 +23.91% 11
Birmingham -1 9 £300 +6.19% 13
Coventry +1 4 £333 +3.10% 4
Wolverhampton -1 3 £213 -10.52% 2
Solihull -3 2 £315 -0.78% 1
West Bromwich - 2 £225 -
Worcestershire +1 1 £175 - 1
Warwickshire -1 1 £140 -52.94% 6
Herefordshire -2 1 £190 - 2
CSS3
England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 94 (100.00%) CSS
2 90 (95.74%) HTML
3 85 (90.43%) HTML5
4 79 (84.04%) JavaScript
5 57 (60.64%) jQuery
6 33 (35.11%) .NET
7 23 (24.47%) C#
7 23 (24.47%) Photoshop
7 23 (24.47%) ASP.NET
8 22 (23.40%) MySQL
8 22 (23.40%) PHP
9 21 (22.34%) MVC
10 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
11 18 (19.15%) Responsive Web Design
12 17 (18.09%) CMS
12 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (17.02%) Web Development
13 16 (17.02%) WordPress
14 14 (14.89%) E-Commerce
15 13 (13.83%) Finance
15 13 (13.83%) Git (software)
15 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (13.83%) AngularJS
16 12 (12.77%) TDD
17 11 (11.70%) Ajax
17 11 (11.70%) SOA
17 11 (11.70%) HTTP
17 11 (11.70%) SQL
18 10 (10.64%) Content Management
18 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 17 (18.09%) CMS
2 16 (17.02%) WordPress
3 7 (7.45%) Joomla!
4 3 (3.19%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.13%) Node.js
5 2 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.06%) Drupal
6 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.06%) Apache
6 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (24.47%) Photoshop
2 8 (8.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Magento
2 2 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.19%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (3.19%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.70%) HTTP
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.40%) MySQL
2 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.13%) MS Access
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (13.83%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.32%) Grunt
3 3 (3.19%) gulp
3 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.13%) NUnit
4 2 (2.13%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (2.13%) Moq
5 1 (1.06%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.06%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.06%) Subversion
5 1 (1.06%) Selenium
5 1 (1.06%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.06%) Bower
5 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.06%) PHPUnit
General
1 13 (13.83%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Games
3 4 (4.26%) Marketing
4 3 (3.19%) Retail
5 2 (2.13%) Advertising
5 2 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 83 (88.30%) Developer
2 22 (23.40%) Front-End Developer
3 17 (18.09%) Web Developer
4 12 (12.77%) .NET Developer
4 12 (12.77%) C# Developer
5 8 (8.51%) Designer
5 8 (8.51%) Flash Developer
6 7 (7.45%) PHP Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Technical Team Leader
8 5 (5.32%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.26%) Web Designer
9 4 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.26%) AWS Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Magento Developer
10 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.19%) HTML Developer
11 2 (2.13%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (2.13%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (100.00%) CSS
2 90 (95.74%) HTML
3 85 (90.43%) HTML5
4 57 (60.64%) jQuery
5 33 (35.11%) .NET
6 23 (24.47%) ASP.NET
7 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (13.83%) AngularJS
8 11 (11.70%) Ajax
9 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (9.57%) LAMP
10 9 (9.57%) Flash
11 8 (8.51%) .NET Framework
11 8 (8.51%) Razor View Engine
11 8 (8.51%) Sass
12 6 (6.38%) Entity Framework
12 6 (6.38%) Semantic HTML
13 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (5.32%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) N-Tier
2 7 (7.45%) User Experience
3 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.13%) W3C
3 2 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.06%) Social Media
4 1 (1.06%) New Media
4 1 (1.06%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.06%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.06%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.06%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.32%) Linux
2 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.34%) MVC
2 18 (19.15%) Responsive Web Design
3 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.02%) Web Development
5 14 (14.89%) E-Commerce
6 12 (12.77%) TDD
7 11 (11.70%) SOA
8 10 (10.64%) Content Management
9 9 (9.57%) Performance Testing
10 8 (8.51%) OO
11 6 (6.38%) Web Design
11 6 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.32%) Scrum
12 5 (5.32%) Project Management
12 5 (5.32%) Functional Programming
12 5 (5.32%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (4.26%) Mobile Development
13 4 (4.26%) Mentoring
13 4 (4.26%) SEO
13 4 (4.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 79 (84.04%) JavaScript
2 23 (24.47%) C#
3 22 (23.40%) PHP
4 11 (11.70%) SQL
5 9 (9.57%) ActionScript
6 8 (8.51%) ActionScript 3.0
7 6 (6.38%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.26%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.19%) VB
10 2 (2.13%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.13%) VB6
11 1 (1.06%) Ruby
11 1 (1.06%) PHP5
11 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.06%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.06%) Python
11 1 (1.06%) Java
11 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) Plesk
Vendors
1 9 (9.57%) Google
2 8 (8.51%) Adobe
3 3 (3.19%) Zend
4 2 (2.13%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.13%) Omniture
5 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.06%) Apple
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle
5 1 (1.06%) IBM
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Staffordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £365 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 19 days ago