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 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CSS 3
Rank 80 71 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Contract jobs citing CSS3 46 46 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.87% 1.99% 2.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.19% 8.04% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 25
Average daily rate
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£256 £320 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.92% +21.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £375 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.93 £29.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.93% -15.71%
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
562 572 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.88% 24.72% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 319 209
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 11
Average hourly rate £31.47 £22.75 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.32% -20.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £11.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £37.41 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 May 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 May 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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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
Birmingham -8 16 £250 -23.07% 7
West Bromwich - 7 £225 -
Staffordshire 0 6 £300 -9.09% 6
Coventry +4 5 £315 -3.07% 2
Solihull +3 2 £330 -2.22% 3
Wolverhampton -3 2 £250 -0.99% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £175 - 3
CSS3
England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 80 (100.00%) CSS
2 77 (96.25%) HTML
3 71 (88.75%) HTML5
4 70 (87.50%) JavaScript
5 52 (65.00%) jQuery
6 23 (28.75%) .NET
6 23 (28.75%) MVC
7 22 (27.50%) PHP
8 21 (26.25%) C#
9 20 (25.00%) MySQL
10 19 (23.75%) CMS
10 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (22.50%) AngularJS
12 17 (21.25%) Git (software)
13 16 (20.00%) ASP.NET
13 16 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
14 15 (18.75%) Photoshop
15 14 (17.50%) TDD
15 14 (17.50%) WordPress
15 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
17 10 (12.50%) Adobe
18 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
18 9 (11.25%) LAMP
18 9 (11.25%) Web Design
18 9 (11.25%) Ajax
18 9 (11.25%) Google
18 9 (11.25%) Web Development
18 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 9 (11.25%) Twitter Bootstrap

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (23.75%) CMS
2 14 (17.50%) WordPress
3 7 (8.75%) Joomla!
4 5 (6.25%) Umbraco
4 5 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.50%) Node.js
5 2 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.50%) Apache
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.25%) JBoss
6 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.25%) Drupal
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Photoshop
2 6 (7.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Magento
2 2 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) MySQL
2 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.50%) MS Access
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (21.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.25%) Grunt
3 4 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.75%) Selenium
5 2 (2.50%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.25%) Ant
6 1 (1.25%) JUnit
6 1 (1.25%) Subversion
6 1 (1.25%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.25%) NUnit
6 1 (1.25%) JIRA
6 1 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.25%) Bower
6 1 (1.25%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.25%) Moq
6 1 (1.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.25%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (6.25%) Marketing
2 4 (5.00%) Games
3 3 (3.75%) Automotive
4 2 (2.50%) Advertising
4 2 (2.50%) Finance
4 2 (2.50%) Back Office
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (95.00%) Developer
2 20 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 17 (21.25%) Web Developer
4 12 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.25%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.50%) PHP Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Designer
8 4 (5.00%) AWS Developer
8 4 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Magento Developer
10 2 (2.50%) UX Designer
10 2 (2.50%) WordPress Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Sitecore Developer
10 2 (2.50%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Web Designer
10 2 (2.50%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (100.00%) CSS
2 77 (96.25%) HTML
3 71 (88.75%) HTML5
4 52 (65.00%) jQuery
5 23 (28.75%) .NET
6 18 (22.50%) AngularJS
7 16 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (11.25%) LAMP
9 9 (11.25%) Ajax
9 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 9 (11.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (10.00%) Sass
10 8 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
11 7 (8.75%) XML
12 6 (7.50%) Semantic HTML
12 6 (7.50%) .NET Framework
13 5 (6.25%) XHTML
13 5 (6.25%) Web Services
13 5 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) User Experience
2 2 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (2.50%) W3C
2 2 (2.50%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.25%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.25%) Linked Data
3 1 (1.25%) New Media
3 1 (1.25%) Social Media
3 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.50%) Linux
2 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (1.25%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) MVC
2 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (17.50%) TDD
5 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
5 9 (11.25%) Web Design
5 9 (11.25%) Web Development
6 7 (8.75%) Content Management
7 6 (7.50%) OO
8 5 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.25%) Functional Programming
8 5 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (5.00%) Mobile Development
9 4 (5.00%) Scrum
9 4 (5.00%) SEO
10 3 (3.75%) SOA
10 3 (3.75%) CRM
10 3 (3.75%) Web Application Development
10 3 (3.75%) BDD
11 2 (2.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 70 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 22 (27.50%) PHP
3 21 (26.25%) C#
4 8 (10.00%) Java
5 6 (7.50%) SQL
5 6 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.50%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.50%) VB6
6 2 (2.50%) Ruby
6 2 (2.50%) VB
6 2 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (1.25%) Perl
7 1 (1.25%) PHP5
7 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Plesk
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Adobe
2 9 (11.25%) Google
3 5 (6.25%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.75%) Zend
5 2 (2.50%) Omniture
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle
5 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
6 1 (1.25%) Talend
Coventry
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands
Mason Frank
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £130.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
CPS Group
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £320 - £360 per day + neg.
Posted: 24 days ago