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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CSS 3
Rank 86 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Contract jobs citing CSS3 45 54 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.68% 2.29% 2.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.63% 9.05% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 18
Average daily rate
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£288 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +4.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £235 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £283
% change year-on-year
- +15.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-37.87% -17.85%
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
679 597 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.34% 25.33% 24.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 337 220
Average daily rate £343 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 17
Average hourly rate £34.20 £32.50 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.23% +26.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.00 £15.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £36.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 1 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 1 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 -12 18 £250 -17.35% 8
Coventry +2 6 £315 +5.00% 3
Staffordshire -11 6 £325 -2.98% 3
West Bromwich - 5 £225 -
Shropshire -9 2 £294 +11.90% 2
Solihull +6 1 £330 -2.22% 2
Worcestershire - 1 £135 - 1
CSS3
England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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 74 (100.00%) CSS
2 72 (97.30%) HTML
3 67 (90.54%) HTML5
4 64 (86.49%) JavaScript
5 49 (66.22%) jQuery
6 25 (33.78%) .NET
7 21 (28.38%) C#
8 20 (27.03%) PHP
8 20 (27.03%) MVC
9 18 (24.32%) MySQL
10 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET
10 17 (22.97%) CMS
11 16 (21.62%) Git (software)
12 15 (20.27%) Responsive Web Design
13 14 (18.92%) Photoshop
13 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (16.22%) WordPress
14 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
15 11 (14.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
16 10 (13.51%) Adobe
17 9 (12.16%) TDD
17 9 (12.16%) Ajax
17 9 (12.16%) Sass
17 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC
18 8 (10.81%) Google
18 8 (10.81%) Web Design
19 7 (9.46%) Web Development
19 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
19 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 17 (22.97%) CMS
2 12 (16.22%) WordPress
3 5 (6.76%) Joomla!
3 5 (6.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (6.76%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.70%) Node.js
4 2 (2.70%) Apache
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.35%) Drupal
5 1 (1.35%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.35%) JBoss
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Magento
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.70%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (2.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.35%) Intranet
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) MySQL
2 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.70%) MS Access
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.41%) Grunt
2 4 (5.41%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.70%) Selenium
4 1 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) Subversion
4 1 (1.35%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.35%) Ant
4 1 (1.35%) JUnit
4 1 (1.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.35%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.35%) Bower
General
1 5 (6.76%) Marketing
2 4 (5.41%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Automotive
3 3 (4.05%) Games
4 2 (2.70%) Back Office
4 2 (2.70%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) German Language
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (91.89%) Developer
2 19 (25.68%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (14.86%) Web Developer
4 10 (13.51%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.11%) PHP Developer
5 6 (8.11%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.76%) AWS Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Designer
8 3 (4.05%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Magento Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (2.70%) WordPress Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Sitecore Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.70%) UX Designer
9 2 (2.70%) C# Web Developer
10 1 (1.35%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (100.00%) CSS
2 72 (97.30%) HTML
3 67 (90.54%) HTML5
4 49 (66.22%) jQuery
5 25 (33.78%) .NET
6 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET
7 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
8 11 (14.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (12.16%) Ajax
9 9 (12.16%) Sass
9 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
10 7 (9.46%) Semantic HTML
11 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (8.11%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (8.11%) XML
11 6 (8.11%) LAMP
12 5 (6.76%) XHTML
13 4 (5.41%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) User Experience
2 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.05%) NHS
3 2 (2.70%) W3C
3 2 (2.70%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.35%) Human Factors
4 1 (1.35%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.35%) New Media
4 1 (1.35%) Social Media
4 1 (1.35%) Open Source
4 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Android
2 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.35%) UNIX
2 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) MVC
2 15 (20.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.16%) TDD
5 8 (10.81%) Web Design
6 7 (9.46%) Web Development
6 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.11%) Mobile Development
8 5 (6.76%) Content Management
8 5 (6.76%) OO
9 4 (5.41%) Functional Programming
9 4 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (5.41%) SEO
9 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.05%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (4.05%) CRM
10 3 (4.05%) OOP
10 3 (4.05%) Web Application Development
11 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 64 (86.49%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.38%) C#
3 20 (27.03%) PHP
4 7 (9.46%) Java
5 6 (8.11%) SQL
6 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.76%) VB
7 2 (2.70%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.70%) VB6
7 2 (2.70%) PHP5
8 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.35%) Ruby
8 1 (1.35%) Perl
8 1 (1.35%) VBA
8 1 (1.35%) C
8 1 (1.35%) Python
8 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Plesk
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Adobe
2 8 (10.81%) Google
3 5 (6.76%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.05%) Zend
4 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle
5 2 (2.70%) Omniture
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) Twitter
6 1 (1.35%) Talend
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + neg.
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: £190 - £220 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 19 days ago