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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CSS 3
Rank 78 84 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing CSS3 29 25 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.34% 1.20% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.03% 4.72% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 28
Average daily rate
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£335 £225 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.88% -27.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £300 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.35 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
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
481 530 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.24% 25.43% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 307 282
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 22
Average hourly rate £28.69 £32.50 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.37 £14.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +3 10 £313 +5.04% 13
Coventry +6 5 £338 - 3
Warwickshire - 4 £290 - 9
Staffordshire +6 3 £335 - 4
Solihull - 2 £263 - 3
Sutton Coldfield - - - - 1
Walsall - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - - 1
Shropshire - - - -
Dudley - - - - 2
Brierley Hill - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
CSS3
England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 75 (100.00%) CSS
2 74 (98.67%) HTML
3 66 (88.00%) HTML5
4 63 (84.00%) JavaScript
5 49 (65.33%) jQuery
6 23 (30.67%) .NET
7 19 (25.33%) ASP.NET
7 19 (25.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 18 (24.00%) C#
8 18 (24.00%) MVC
9 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (18.67%) AngularJS
10 13 (17.33%) Intranet
10 13 (17.33%) VBScript
10 13 (17.33%) Classic ASP
11 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
12 10 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (13.33%) User Experience
12 10 (13.33%) Java
12 10 (13.33%) PHP
12 10 (13.33%) Ajax
12 10 (13.33%) CMS
12 10 (13.33%) Web Design
13 9 (12.00%) TDD
13 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (10.67%) Sass
14 8 (10.67%) VB
14 8 (10.67%) Adobe
15 7 (9.33%) Continuous Integration

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (13.33%) CMS
2 4 (5.33%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.00%) Joomla!
3 3 (4.00%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (4.00%) Node.js
3 3 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.33%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.33%) JBoss
5 1 (1.33%) Apache
5 1 (1.33%) Drupal
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.33%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Magento
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.33%) Intranet
2 5 (6.67%) HTTP
3 3 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) MySQL
3 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.67%) MS Access
5 1 (1.33%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.67%) Selenium
3 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.67%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.33%) Ant
4 1 (1.33%) JUnit
4 1 (1.33%) JIRA
4 1 (1.33%) Bower
4 1 (1.33%) Grunt
4 1 (1.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (5.33%) Marketing
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Automotive
3 2 (2.67%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) German Language
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (88.00%) Developer
2 18 (24.00%) Front-End Developer
3 16 (21.33%) Web Developer
4 8 (10.67%) UI Programmer
4 8 (10.67%) UI Developer
5 7 (9.33%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Designer
7 2 (2.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Sitecore Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Magento Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Junior Web Developer
7 2 (2.67%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Junior Developer
7 2 (2.67%) PHP Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Lead Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) CSS
2 74 (98.67%) HTML
3 66 (88.00%) HTML5
4 49 (65.33%) jQuery
5 23 (30.67%) .NET
6 19 (25.33%) ASP.NET
7 14 (18.67%) AngularJS
8 13 (17.33%) Classic ASP
9 10 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (13.33%) Ajax
10 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (10.67%) Sass
12 7 (9.33%) Semantic HTML
12 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (8.00%) Razor View Engine
13 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 5 (6.67%) XML
14 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
15 4 (5.33%) Backbone.js
15 4 (5.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) User Experience
2 3 (4.00%) NHS
2 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Human Factors
3 2 (2.67%) W3C
4 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.33%) iPhone
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Social Network
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) iPad
4 1 (1.33%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.33%) UNIX
2 1 (1.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Android
2 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 18 (24.00%) MVC
3 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.33%) Web Design
5 9 (12.00%) TDD
6 7 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.00%) Project Management
8 5 (6.67%) Functional Programming
9 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.33%) OOP
10 3 (4.00%) OO
10 3 (4.00%) Web Development
10 3 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (2.67%) Web Accessibility
11 2 (2.67%) Coaching
11 2 (2.67%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.67%) Content Management
11 2 (2.67%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (2.67%) Product Marketing
11 2 (2.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 63 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (24.00%) C#
3 13 (17.33%) VBScript
4 10 (13.33%) Java
4 10 (13.33%) PHP
5 8 (10.67%) VB
6 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.33%) SQL
8 2 (2.67%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.67%) VB6
9 1 (1.33%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.33%) VBA
9 1 (1.33%) C
9 1 (1.33%) Python
9 1 (1.33%) PHP5
9 1 (1.33%) Ruby
9 1 (1.33%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) WCAG
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) Adobe
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.67%) Google
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle
4 1 (1.33%) Zend
4 1 (1.33%) Twitter
4 1 (1.33%) Talend
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