The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS 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
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank - 16 11
Contract jobs citing CSS 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 2.22% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 25.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £135 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
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 £32.50 £32.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
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
8 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 19.51% 8.89% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 5
Average daily rate £450 £135 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Magento Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Java