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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CSS 3
Rank 51 60 89
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +29
Contract jobs citing CSS3 75 42 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.95% 1.96% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.76% 6.93% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 30 9
Average daily rate
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£320 £268 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.62% -16.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £230 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £330 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
-23.61% -
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
638 606 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.11% 28.26% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 371 297
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 17
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £16.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £175.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 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
Birmingham +9 20 £275 +10.00% 7
Coventry -2 13 £320 - 1
Warwickshire -1 9 £298 +8.18% 2
Solihull - 7 £318 -
Staffordshire -5 5 £275 -16.66% 1
Worcestershire -7 4 £188 -37.50% 3
Herefordshire -1 2 - -
Wolverhampton -8 1 £238 -7.31%
Shropshire - - - - 2
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Walsall - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
CSS3
England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 122 (100.00%) HTML
1 122 (100.00%) CSS
2 109 (89.34%) JavaScript
3 105 (86.07%) HTML5
4 80 (65.57%) jQuery
5 56 (45.90%) .NET
6 48 (39.34%) ASP.NET
7 46 (37.70%) C#
8 41 (33.61%) SQL Server
9 36 (29.51%) Responsive Web Design
10 34 (27.87%) MVC
11 25 (20.49%) CMS
11 25 (20.49%) Ajax
12 21 (17.21%) Web Development
13 20 (16.39%) Photoshop
14 19 (15.57%) MySQL
14 19 (15.57%) XHTML
15 17 (13.93%) PHP
16 16 (13.11%) XML
17 15 (12.30%) Sitecore
17 15 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (11.48%) TDD
19 13 (10.66%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (10.66%) XSLT
19 13 (10.66%) Sass
20 12 (9.84%) VB.NET
21 11 (9.02%) SQL
21 11 (9.02%) IIS
21 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
21 11 (9.02%) Sitecore CMS

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 25 (20.49%) CMS
2 11 (9.02%) IIS
2 11 (9.02%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (8.20%) Umbraco
4 7 (5.74%) Node.js
5 6 (4.92%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.64%) WordPress
6 2 (1.64%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.82%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 20 (16.39%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.10%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.46%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.46%) Magento
2 1 (0.82%) Tridion
2 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) Intranet
2 8 (6.56%) HTTP
3 6 (4.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.61%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.57%) MySQL
3 10 (8.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.10%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.28%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.46%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.82%) MS Access
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.74%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.46%) JIRA
5 2 (1.64%) Grunt
5 2 (1.64%) Subversion
6 1 (0.82%) NUnit
6 1 (0.82%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.82%) Moq
6 1 (0.82%) RubyGems
6 1 (0.82%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.82%) Yeoman
6 1 (0.82%) Bower
6 1 (0.82%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.82%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.82%) NBehave
General
1 7 (5.74%) Finance
2 4 (3.28%) Marketing
3 3 (2.46%) Retail
3 3 (2.46%) Games
4 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.64%) Automotive
4 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.82%) Local Government
5 1 (0.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 115 (94.26%) Developer
2 38 (31.15%) Web Developer
3 33 (27.05%) Front-End Developer
4 22 (18.03%) .NET Developer
5 17 (13.93%) C# Developer
6 13 (10.66%) UI Developer
6 13 (10.66%) UI Programmer
7 8 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (6.56%) Front-End Web Developer
8 7 (5.74%) Sitecore Developer
9 6 (4.92%) Designer
10 5 (4.10%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.10%) Senior Web Developer
10 5 (4.10%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.10%) PHP Developer
10 5 (4.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.28%) CSS Developer
11 4 (3.28%) .NET Web Developer
12 3 (2.46%) Software Engineer
12 3 (2.46%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (100.00%) HTML
1 122 (100.00%) CSS
2 105 (86.07%) HTML5
3 80 (65.57%) jQuery
4 56 (45.90%) .NET
5 48 (39.34%) ASP.NET
6 25 (20.49%) Ajax
7 19 (15.57%) XHTML
8 16 (13.11%) XML
9 13 (10.66%) XSLT
9 13 (10.66%) Sass
10 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (8.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 9 (7.38%) Razor View Engine
13 8 (6.56%) Semantic HTML
13 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (6.56%) Classic ASP
14 7 (5.74%) .NET Framework
14 7 (5.74%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.28%) N-Tier
1 4 (3.28%) Blackberry
2 3 (2.46%) WURFL
3 2 (1.64%) Open Source
4 1 (0.82%) DTV
4 1 (0.82%) Copywriting
4 1 (0.82%) Social Network
4 1 (0.82%) BBC
4 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.82%) iPad
4 1 (0.82%) iPhone
4 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.92%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.28%) Android
2 4 (3.28%) Windows
3 3 (2.46%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (2.46%) BlackBerry OS
4 2 (1.64%) Linux
5 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.82%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.51%) Responsive Web Design
2 34 (27.87%) MVC
3 21 (17.21%) Web Development
4 15 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (11.48%) TDD
6 13 (10.66%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.38%) E-Commerce
7 9 (7.38%) Web Design
7 9 (7.38%) SEO
7 9 (7.38%) Unit Testing
8 8 (6.56%) Web Application Development
8 8 (6.56%) Functional Programming
9 7 (5.74%) Project Management
9 7 (5.74%) Content Management
10 5 (4.10%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.10%) Waterfall
10 5 (4.10%) Integration Testing
10 5 (4.10%) Time Management
11 4 (3.28%) SOA
12 3 (2.46%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 109 (89.34%) JavaScript
2 46 (37.70%) C#
3 17 (13.93%) PHP
4 12 (9.84%) VB.NET
5 11 (9.02%) SQL
6 8 (6.56%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.56%) VBScript
7 6 (4.92%) VB
7 6 (4.92%) Java
8 3 (2.46%) Scala
9 2 (1.64%) Ruby
10 1 (0.82%) VB6
10 1 (0.82%) PHP5
10 1 (0.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.10%) Degree
2 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Puppet
1 1 (0.82%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (12.30%) Sitecore
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.10%) Adobe
4 3 (2.46%) Capita
4 3 (2.46%) AccuRev
4 3 (2.46%) Facebook
5 2 (1.64%) SAP
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle
6 1 (0.82%) Sony
6 1 (0.82%) Macromedia
6 1 (0.82%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.82%) Google
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