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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CSS 3
Rank 62 74 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing CSS3 66 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.57% 1.75% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.31% 6.38% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 18
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £224 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £330 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -62.00%
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
640 580 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.89% 27.48% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 364 336
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 19
Average hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £175.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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
Coventry +8 14 £320 - 4
Birmingham +1 14 £250 -2.91% 5
Worcestershire -4 8 £199 -33.75% 4
Staffordshire -2 5 £275 -16.66% 2
Warwickshire -7 5 £298 +8.18% 3
Solihull - 4 - - 2
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Walsall - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Shropshire - - - - 4
CSS3
England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 123 (100.00%) HTML
1 123 (100.00%) CSS
2 109 (88.62%) JavaScript
3 104 (84.55%) HTML5
4 82 (66.67%) jQuery
5 56 (45.53%) .NET
6 49 (39.84%) ASP.NET
7 46 (37.40%) C#
8 41 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 32 (26.02%) MVC
10 31 (25.20%) Responsive Web Design
11 27 (21.95%) Ajax
12 20 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (15.45%) CMS
13 19 (15.45%) Web Development
14 18 (14.63%) Intranet
14 18 (14.63%) MySQL
15 16 (13.01%) Classic ASP
15 16 (13.01%) XHTML
15 16 (13.01%) VBScript
15 16 (13.01%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (12.20%) Photoshop
16 15 (12.20%) TDD
17 14 (11.38%) XML
18 13 (10.57%) PHP
18 13 (10.57%) ASP.NET MVC
19 12 (9.76%) Git (software)
19 12 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
19 12 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 12 (9.76%) VB.NET

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (15.45%) CMS
2 9 (7.32%) IIS
2 9 (7.32%) Umbraco
3 7 (5.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (4.88%) Node.js
4 6 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.44%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.81%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.81%) Liferay
6 1 (0.81%) Drupal
6 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (12.20%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.07%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.44%) Fireworks
3 3 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.63%) Magento
3 1 (0.81%) Tridion
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.63%) Intranet
2 10 (8.13%) HTTP
3 6 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.63%) MySQL
3 12 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.07%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.44%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.81%) MS Access
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.69%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.44%) JIRA
5 1 (0.81%) NUnit
5 1 (0.81%) Subversion
5 1 (0.81%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.81%) Moq
5 1 (0.81%) NBehave
5 1 (0.81%) Bower
5 1 (0.81%) Grunt
5 1 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.81%) Yeoman
General
1 6 (4.88%) Finance
2 4 (3.25%) Marketing
3 3 (2.44%) Games
3 3 (2.44%) Retail
4 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Automotive
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
5 1 (0.81%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 116 (94.31%) Developer
2 37 (30.08%) Web Developer
3 31 (25.20%) Front-End Developer
4 21 (17.07%) .NET Developer
5 19 (15.45%) C# Developer
6 11 (8.94%) UI Developer
6 11 (8.94%) UI Programmer
7 8 (6.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (4.88%) Front-End Web Developer
8 6 (4.88%) Sitecore Developer
8 6 (4.88%) PHP Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Designer
9 5 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.25%) CSS Developer
10 4 (3.25%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (2.44%) SQL Developer
11 3 (2.44%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (100.00%) HTML
1 123 (100.00%) CSS
2 104 (84.55%) HTML5
3 82 (66.67%) jQuery
4 56 (45.53%) .NET
5 49 (39.84%) ASP.NET
6 27 (21.95%) Ajax
7 16 (13.01%) Classic ASP
7 16 (13.01%) XHTML
8 14 (11.38%) XML
9 13 (10.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (8.94%) XSLT
11 11 (8.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 11 (8.94%) Razor View Engine
12 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (8.13%) Semantic HTML
13 8 (6.50%) Sass
14 7 (5.69%) .NET Framework
14 7 (5.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.94%) User Experience
2 4 (3.25%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.44%) WURFL
4 1 (0.81%) DTV
4 1 (0.81%) BBC
4 1 (0.81%) Copywriting
4 1 (0.81%) Social Network
4 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.81%) iPad
4 1 (0.81%) Open Source
4 1 (0.81%) iPhone
4 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.07%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.25%) Windows
3 3 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (2.44%) BlackBerry OS
3 3 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.02%) MVC
2 31 (25.20%) Responsive Web Design
3 20 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (15.45%) Web Development
5 16 (13.01%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (12.20%) TDD
7 10 (8.13%) Functional Programming
8 8 (6.50%) Web Application Development
8 8 (6.50%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.69%) Project Management
9 7 (5.69%) SEO
9 7 (5.69%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.88%) Content Management
11 5 (4.07%) Web Design
11 5 (4.07%) Waterfall
11 5 (4.07%) Time Management
12 4 (3.25%) Software Engineering
12 4 (3.25%) SOA
13 3 (2.44%) Document Management
13 3 (2.44%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 109 (88.62%) JavaScript
2 46 (37.40%) C#
3 16 (13.01%) VBScript
4 13 (10.57%) PHP
5 12 (9.76%) VB.NET
6 11 (8.94%) SQL
7 10 (8.13%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.88%) VB
9 3 (2.44%) Java
10 1 (0.81%) Ruby
10 1 (0.81%) VB6
10 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.07%) Degree
2 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (8.13%) Sitecore
2 6 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.25%) Adobe
4 3 (2.44%) Capita
4 3 (2.44%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.63%) SAP
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle
6 1 (0.81%) Macromedia
6 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.81%) Google
6 1 (0.81%) Zend
6 1 (0.81%) Facebook
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
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Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Worcester
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 11 days ago
Solihull
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Student world
Rate: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (pro rata)
Posted: 25 days ago