The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 9 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs citing CSS 11 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.86% 8.00% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 57.89% 61.54% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 1
Median daily rate £300 £244 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -20.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +5.71%
CSS
West Midlands

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 Worcestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.68% 13.00% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 4
Median daily rate £300 £250 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £175 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £279 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcestershire region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Worcestershire region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -4 5 £315 +26.00% 2
Redditch +3 4 £288 +51.31% 3
Bromsgrove - 1 £165 - 1
CSS
West Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (43.75%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) Perl
5 6 (37.50%) MySQL
5 6 (37.50%) Web Development
6 5 (31.25%) PHP
6 5 (31.25%) Debian
6 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) Data Integration
8 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) MVC
8 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Java
8 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
8 3 (18.75%) LESS
9 2 (12.50%) GitHub
9 2 (12.50%) Network Security
9 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
9 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 2 (12.50%) .NET
9 2 (12.50%) C#
9 2 (12.50%) Windows
9 2 (12.50%) CRM
9 2 (12.50%) ERP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Perl Developer
3 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Symfony Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Web Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Technical Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (43.75%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) LESS
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5
6 2 (12.50%) Symfony
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) EDI
7 1 (6.25%) Middleware
7 1 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Debian
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Web Development
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
5 1 (6.25%) OO PHP
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Infor
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft