Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 15 24
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 71 97 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 9.52% 9.19% 6.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.15% 31.29% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 75 36
Coventry median daily rate £425 £400 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +18.96% +3.46%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £199
90th Percentile £523 £579 £524
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -3.38% +11.54% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 - £23.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.22 £24.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +34.25% +21.52% -28.18%

CSS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 202 310 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 27.08% 29.36% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 214 130
Coventry median daily rate £425 £389 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.32% +15.19% -9.40%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £219
90th Percentile £575 £534 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.31% -42.22% -28.57%
10th Percentile £20.88 £11.50 £14.15
90th Percentile £42.18 £16.50 £29.11
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Coventry

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Coventry

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Coventry over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Coventry

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for CSS.

1 69 (97.18%) HTML
2 63 (88.73%) JavaScript
3 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (53.52%) .NET
4 38 (53.52%) MVC
5 36 (50.70%) C#
6 30 (42.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 29 (40.85%) Scrum
8 28 (39.44%) ASP.NET
9 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
9 27 (38.03%) Git (software)
10 26 (36.62%) Front End Development
11 25 (35.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (33.80%) Kanban
12 24 (33.80%) BDD
13 23 (32.39%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (30.99%) TDD
14 22 (30.99%) Web Services
15 20 (28.17%) jQuery
15 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (28.17%) SOLID
16 19 (26.76%) .NET Framework
17 18 (25.35%) User Experience
18 17 (23.94%) SQL
19 16 (22.54%) Test Automation
19 16 (22.54%) Dapper ORM
20 15 (21.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
21 14 (19.72%) Enterprise Software
22 13 (18.31%) HTML5
22 13 (18.31%) Web Development

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.82%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.82%) InDesign
1 2 (2.82%) InfoPath
1 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (42.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.04%) SaaS
3 2 (2.82%) IaaS
3 2 (2.82%) Office 365
3 2 (2.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.41%) DB2
3 1 (1.41%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (38.03%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.63%) PostCSS
3 3 (4.23%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.82%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.82%) gulp
4 2 (2.82%) JIRA
4 2 (2.82%) JProfiler
4 2 (2.82%) JUnit
4 2 (2.82%) Protractor
4 2 (2.82%) Selenium
4 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.41%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (5.63%) Retail
2 2 (2.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Publishing
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (91.55%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) .NET Developer
3 19 (26.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (16.90%) Azure Developer
5 10 (14.08%) C# Developer
6 9 (12.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (12.68%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Designer
8 6 (8.45%) SQL Developer
9 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.04%) HTML Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Angular Developer
10 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (5.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.63%) HTML CSS Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.63%) UI Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Cordova Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (97.18%) HTML
2 38 (53.52%) .NET
3 28 (39.44%) ASP.NET
4 25 (35.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (30.99%) Web Services
6 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (28.17%) jQuery
7 19 (26.76%) .NET Framework
8 16 (22.54%) Dapper ORM
9 13 (18.31%) HTML5
10 10 (14.08%) Ajax
10 10 (14.08%) AngularJS
11 8 (11.27%) CSS3
12 7 (9.86%) Sass
13 6 (8.45%) Dojo
13 6 (8.45%) React
13 6 (8.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (8.45%) XHTML
14 5 (7.04%) LESS
14 5 (7.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) User Experience
2 14 (19.72%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (9.86%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (8.45%) W3C
5 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.23%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.23%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.41%) FMCG
6 1 (1.41%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Android
1 3 (4.23%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (53.52%) MVC
3 29 (40.85%) Scrum
4 26 (36.62%) Front End Development
5 24 (33.80%) BDD
5 24 (33.80%) Kanban
6 23 (32.39%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (30.99%) TDD
8 20 (28.17%) SOLID
9 16 (22.54%) Test Automation
10 15 (21.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 13 (18.31%) Web Development
12 11 (15.49%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 10 (14.08%) OO
14 9 (12.68%) Unit Testing
15 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
15 7 (9.86%) OOP
16 5 (7.04%) Continuous Delivery
17 4 (5.63%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
17 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (88.73%) JavaScript
2 36 (50.70%) C#
3 17 (23.94%) SQL
4 5 (7.04%) ES6
4 5 (7.04%) Java
5 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.23%) Python
5 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.23%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.82%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.82%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.82%) Perl
6 2 (2.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) WAI
1 3 (4.23%) WCAG
2 1 (1.41%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe
3 1 (1.41%) IBM