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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CSS 3
Rank 69 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS3 55 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.16% 1.45% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.81% 6.74% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 15
Average daily rate £295 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £291 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.35 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +4.76%
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
624 475 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.45% 21.50% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 295 310
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 12
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.57% -11.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.35 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.30 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 20 £275 -13.72% 13
Staffordshire +4 13 £350 +4.47% 9
Coventry -7 6 £325 -3.70% 6
Shropshire - 3 - - 8
Walsall - 2 - -
Warwickshire 0 1 £290 - 5
Solihull -14 1 - - 2
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £280 - 2
Wolverhampton - 1 £300 -
CSS3
England

CSS3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) CSS
2 110 (98.21%) HTML
3 107 (95.54%) HTML5
4 98 (87.50%) JavaScript
5 65 (58.04%) jQuery
6 49 (43.75%) .NET
7 48 (42.86%) C#
8 38 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (29.46%) Front End Development
10 32 (28.57%) AngularJS
10 32 (28.57%) ASP.NET
11 30 (26.79%) MVC
12 24 (21.43%) Web Development
12 24 (21.43%) N-Tier
12 24 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 23 (20.54%) TypeScript
13 23 (20.54%) PHP
14 22 (19.64%) SQL Server
15 19 (16.96%) High Availability
15 19 (16.96%) E-Commerce
16 17 (15.18%) TDD
16 17 (15.18%) Finance
16 17 (15.18%) Responsive Web Design
17 16 (14.29%) SOA
17 16 (14.29%) JSON
18 15 (13.39%) SQL
19 14 (12.50%) Visual Studio
19 14 (12.50%) Retail
19 14 (12.50%) WCF
20 13 (11.61%) Ajax

CSS3
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 12 (10.71%) CMS
2 7 (6.25%) Node.js
3 6 (5.36%) IIS
4 4 (3.57%) WordPress
5 3 (2.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.68%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.89%) Drupal
6 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) BigMachines
1 4 (3.57%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (3.57%) SaaS
2 3 (2.68%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.79%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) HTTP
2 2 (1.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.93%) MySQL
3 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (2.68%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.68%) PHPUnit
4 3 (2.68%) Selenium
4 3 (2.68%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.79%) JIRA
6 1 (0.89%) Grunt
6 1 (0.89%) gulp
6 1 (0.89%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.89%) Moq
6 1 (0.89%) MSTest
6 1 (0.89%) NUnit
6 1 (0.89%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.89%) Subversion
6 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (15.18%) Finance
2 14 (12.50%) Retail
3 5 (4.46%) Games
4 2 (1.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (83.04%) Developer
2 43 (38.39%) JavaScript Developer
3 29 (25.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 25 (22.32%) HTML Developer
4 25 (22.32%) Web Developer
5 21 (18.75%) HTML CSS Developer
6 19 (16.96%) .NET Developer
7 16 (14.29%) C# Developer
8 11 (9.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (9.82%) PHP Developer
9 10 (8.93%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (7.14%) Angular Developer
10 8 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Architect
12 4 (3.57%) C# Web Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
12 4 (3.57%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 4 (3.57%) Team Leader
13 3 (2.68%) .NET Web Developer
13 3 (2.68%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (100.00%) CSS
2 110 (98.21%) HTML
3 107 (95.54%) HTML5
4 65 (58.04%) jQuery
5 49 (43.75%) .NET
6 32 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 32 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 24 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 16 (14.29%) JSON
9 14 (12.50%) WCF
10 13 (11.61%) Ajax
11 12 (10.71%) Backbone.js
11 12 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (9.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (8.93%) XML
14 9 (8.04%) REST
15 6 (5.36%) .NET Framework
15 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
16 5 (4.46%) Flash
16 5 (4.46%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.43%) N-Tier
2 5 (4.46%) Streaming Video
2 5 (4.46%) User Experience
3 3 (2.68%) Linked Data
4 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.89%) Social Media
4 1 (0.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.57%) Linux
2 3 (2.68%) Android
2 3 (2.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (29.46%) Front End Development
3 30 (26.79%) MVC
4 24 (21.43%) Web Development
5 19 (16.96%) E-Commerce
5 19 (16.96%) High Availability
6 17 (15.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 17 (15.18%) TDD
7 16 (14.29%) SOA
8 11 (9.82%) Performance Testing
9 10 (8.93%) OO
10 9 (8.04%) BDD
10 9 (8.04%) Web Application Development
11 6 (5.36%) CRM
11 6 (5.36%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 5 (4.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (3.57%) Data Protection
14 3 (2.68%) RDF
14 3 (2.68%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 98 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 48 (42.86%) C#
3 23 (20.54%) PHP
3 23 (20.54%) TypeScript
4 15 (13.39%) SQL
5 12 (10.71%) Java
6 9 (8.04%) ActionScript
6 9 (8.04%) C
7 7 (6.25%) C++
8 6 (5.36%) VB
9 5 (4.46%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.57%) Apex Code
11 3 (2.68%) Perl
11 3 (2.68%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.79%) Ruby
12 2 (1.79%) VBScript
12 2 (1.79%) XPath
12 2 (1.79%) XQuery
13 1 (0.89%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft
1 6 (5.36%) Oracle
2 4 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (3.57%) Siebel
3 3 (2.68%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.79%) Adobe
4 2 (1.79%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.89%) Google
5 1 (0.89%) Sencha
5 1 (0.89%) Zend
Shropshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Shropshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £315 - 385 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ludlow, Shropshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago