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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing CSS 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.56% 8.57% 7.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 47.37% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £250 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -
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
5 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.81% 18.10% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 9
Median daily rate £425 £250 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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
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 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
4 7 (46.67%) XML
5 6 (40.00%) Perl
5 6 (40.00%) MySQL
5 6 (40.00%) Web Development
6 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (33.33%) Debian
6 5 (33.33%) PHP
7 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (20.00%) Java
8 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
8 3 (20.00%) LESS
9 2 (13.33%) GitHub
9 2 (13.33%) Network Security
9 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
9 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
9 2 (13.33%) SQL
9 2 (13.33%) Windows
9 2 (13.33%) CRM
9 2 (13.33%) ERP
9 2 (13.33%) TDD
9 2 (13.33%) MVC
9 2 (13.33%) Symfony
9 2 (13.33%) PHP 5
9 2 (13.33%) jQuery

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 (13.33%) WordPress
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Perl Developer
3 5 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) HTML Developer
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Symfony Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Technical Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (46.67%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (20.00%) LESS
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) Symfony
7 1 (6.67%) .NET
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.67%) EDI
7 1 (6.67%) Middleware
7 1 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Debian
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Web Development
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) OO PHP
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) Perl
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) PHP 5
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Infor