The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wolverhampton region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 8 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 12 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 17.91% 31.03% 8.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.17% 81.82% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Average daily rate £265 £258 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.91% +14.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +79.48%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 34.33% 37.93% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 1
Average daily rate £265 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CSS
West Midlands

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Wolverhampton region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing CSS 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 CSS.

1 27 (100.00%) HTML
1 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (92.59%) jQuery
3 16 (59.26%) JSP
4 14 (51.85%) .NET
5 13 (48.15%) Subversion
6 12 (44.44%) HTML5
6 12 (44.44%) CSS3
7 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
7 11 (40.74%) J2EE
7 11 (40.74%) Java
8 10 (37.04%) XML
8 10 (37.04%) CMS
9 8 (29.63%) Apache
9 8 (29.63%) Ant
9 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
9 8 (29.63%) Maven
9 8 (29.63%) JSTL
9 8 (29.63%) Sass
10 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (25.93%) Spring
10 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
11 6 (22.22%) XSLT
11 6 (22.22%) UNIX
11 6 (22.22%) Linux
11 6 (22.22%) Alterian
11 6 (22.22%) REST
12 5 (18.52%) Photoshop
13 4 (14.81%) Semantic HTML
14 3 (11.11%) C#

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing CSS 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 CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
2 10 (37.04%) CMS
3 8 (29.63%) Apache
4 3 (11.11%) Umbraco
5 1 (3.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) e-Work
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Subversion
2 8 (29.63%) Maven
2 8 (29.63%) Ant
2 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.70%) JUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Process Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Process Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (92.59%) jQuery
3 16 (59.26%) JSP
4 14 (51.85%) .NET
5 12 (44.44%) HTML5
5 12 (44.44%) CSS3
6 11 (40.74%) J2EE
7 10 (37.04%) XML
8 8 (29.63%) JSTL
8 8 (29.63%) Sass
9 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
9 7 (25.93%) Spring
10 6 (22.22%) XSLT
10 6 (22.22%) REST
11 4 (14.81%) Semantic HTML
12 2 (7.41%) Web Services
12 2 (7.41%) Ajax
12 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
13 1 (3.70%) WCF
13 1 (3.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) UNIX
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (7.41%) OO
3 2 (7.41%) TDD
4 1 (3.70%) Document Management
4 1 (3.70%) Web Development
4 1 (3.70%) Process Management
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Alterian
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Metastorm
3 1 (3.70%) Open Text
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
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