The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 6 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 6 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 13.33% 20.41% 29.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 75.00% 52.63% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 5
Average daily rate
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£235 £259 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.17% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £248 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £340 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -8.57%
CSS
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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 Wolverhampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 17.78% 38.78% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 5
Average daily rate £250 £265 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £253 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £375 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) J2EE
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) CMS
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) Subversion
5 3 (37.50%) Content Management
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) JUnit
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) JSP
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) XSLT
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Automotive
6 2 (25.00%) SOA
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) JSON
6 2 (25.00%) JSTL
6 2 (25.00%) CSS3

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) XSLT
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) JSTL
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certified Master
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) MCPD
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Alterian
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe