Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for CSS3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS3 over the 6 months to 20 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 3
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 100 71
Rank change year-on-year +40 -29 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS3 268 193 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.29% 2.00% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.67% 7.71% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 123 162
Midlands median daily rate £338 £363 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.90% +17.89% -3.91%
10th Percentile £228 £218 £220
90th Percentile £450 £488 £430
England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Midlands median hourly rate £33.44 £100.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.56% +471.43% -36.36%
England median hourly rate £37.97 £46.00 £22.06
% change year-on-year -17.46% +108.55% -19.79%

CSS3 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 the Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2116 2502 1970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 25.95% 25.89% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1395 1518 1206
Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £270 £266 £225
90th Percentile £550 £513 £488
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 22 40
Midlands median hourly rate £31.33 £23.50 £29.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.30% -19.92% -12.40%
10th Percentile £20.62 £9.03 £11.68
90th Percentile £47.25 £42.28 £45.13
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

CSS3
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing CSS3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CSS3 in the Midlands

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS3 in the Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS3 in the Midlands

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS3 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS3 in the Midlands

CSS3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 in the Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS3 in the Midlands

CSS3
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +25 141 £340 -9.33% 36
West Midlands +42 125 £338 -3.57% 36
CSS3
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS3 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 Midlands region with a requirement for CSS3.

1 268 (100.00%) CSS
2 263 (98.13%) HTML
3 261 (97.39%) HTML5
4 225 (83.96%) JavaScript
5 147 (54.85%) jQuery
6 128 (47.76%) Front End Development
7 124 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
8 94 (35.07%) AngularJS
9 77 (28.73%) Git (software)
10 73 (27.24%) TDD
11 71 (26.49%) .NET
11 71 (26.49%) Node.js
12 67 (25.00%) React
13 64 (23.88%) C#
13 64 (23.88%) MVC
14 62 (23.13%) Sass
15 59 (22.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 54 (20.15%) Responsive Web Design
16 54 (20.15%) Web Development
17 48 (17.91%) Test Automation
18 46 (17.16%) Scrum
19 45 (16.79%) User Experience
20 44 (16.42%) Retail
20 44 (16.42%) ASP.NET
20 44 (16.42%) SQL Server
21 43 (16.04%) Unit Testing
22 41 (15.30%) gulp
23 39 (14.55%) Web Services
24 36 (13.43%) SQL
24 36 (13.43%) Grunt

CSS3
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 28 (10.45%) CMS
2 13 (4.85%) Umbraco
3 8 (2.99%) DNN
4 7 (2.61%) Confluence
4 7 (2.61%) Drupal
5 6 (2.24%) IIS
6 5 (1.87%) Apache
6 5 (1.87%) WordPress
7 3 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
Applications
1 23 (8.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (2.99%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.75%) HipChat
5 2 (0.75%) UXPin
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.37%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.37%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.37%) GIMP
6 1 (0.37%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (2.61%) Magento
2 1 (0.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (6.72%) npm
2 9 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.49%) SaaS
4 3 (1.12%) GitHub
5 2 (0.75%) PaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.37%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.36%) HTTP
2 5 (1.87%) Intranet
3 3 (1.12%) ATM
3 3 (1.12%) Internet
3 3 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.70%) MySQL
3 12 (4.48%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.61%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.12%) Couchbase
8 3 (1.12%) GIS
8 3 (1.12%) Redis
8 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.75%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.75%) Power BI
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 77 (28.73%) Git (software)
2 41 (15.30%) gulp
3 36 (13.43%) Grunt
4 20 (7.46%) Visual Studio
5 17 (6.34%) Jasmine
6 16 (5.97%) webpack
7 15 (5.60%) Selenium
8 13 (4.85%) Bower
9 12 (4.48%) Jenkins
9 12 (4.48%) JIRA
9 12 (4.48%) Protractor
9 12 (4.48%) Subversion
10 10 (3.73%) Karma Test Runner
11 9 (3.36%) WebDriver
12 7 (2.61%) SonarQube
13 6 (2.24%) JUnit
13 6 (2.24%) ReSharper
14 4 (1.49%) Axure RP
14 4 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (1.49%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 44 (16.42%) Retail
2 13 (4.85%) Finance
3 6 (2.24%) Marketing
4 4 (1.49%) Banking
5 3 (1.12%) Games
5 3 (1.12%) Legal
6 2 (0.75%) Automotive
6 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 249 (92.91%) Developer
2 104 (38.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 50 (18.66%) JavaScript Developer
4 41 (15.30%) HTML Developer
5 36 (13.43%) .NET Developer
5 36 (13.43%) HTML CSS Developer
6 31 (11.57%) UI Developer
7 30 (11.19%) Angular Developer
8 27 (10.07%) Web Developer
9 19 (7.09%) C# Developer
10 18 (6.72%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (6.34%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (5.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (5.22%) Full Stack Developer
14 12 (4.48%) Architect
14 12 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 12 (4.48%) PHP Developer
15 11 (4.10%) Senior Developer
16 10 (3.73%) Lead Developer
17 9 (3.36%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (100.00%) CSS
2 263 (98.13%) HTML
3 261 (97.39%) HTML5
4 147 (54.85%) jQuery
5 94 (35.07%) AngularJS
6 71 (26.49%) .NET
6 71 (26.49%) Node.js
7 67 (25.00%) React
8 62 (23.13%) Sass
9 59 (22.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 44 (16.42%) ASP.NET
11 39 (14.55%) Web Services
12 33 (12.31%) Ajax
13 32 (11.94%) Angular 2
14 31 (11.57%) JSON
15 28 (10.45%) REST
16 26 (9.70%) ASP.NET Web API
17 24 (8.96%) LESS
17 24 (8.96%) RESTful
18 18 (6.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.79%) User Experience
2 19 (7.09%) Digital Media
3 6 (2.24%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (1.87%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.12%) Animation
6 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.12%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.75%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.75%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.37%) Infotainment
8 1 (0.37%) iPhone
8 1 (0.37%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.99%) Linux
2 6 (2.24%) Windows
3 4 (1.49%) Android
4 3 (1.12%) Unix
5 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (47.76%) Front End Development
2 124 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (27.24%) TDD
4 64 (23.88%) MVC
5 54 (20.15%) Responsive Web Design
5 54 (20.15%) Web Development
6 48 (17.91%) Test Automation
7 46 (17.16%) Scrum
8 43 (16.04%) Unit Testing
9 34 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (10.45%) Web Design
11 21 (7.84%) BDD
12 19 (7.09%) Open Source
13 18 (6.72%) Microservices
14 16 (5.97%) E-Commerce
15 13 (4.85%) Wireframes
16 12 (4.48%) Migration
17 11 (4.10%) Kanban
17 11 (4.10%) Mentoring
18 10 (3.73%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 225 (83.96%) JavaScript
2 64 (23.88%) C#
3 36 (13.43%) SQL
4 27 (10.07%) PHP
5 20 (7.46%) Java
6 15 (5.60%) Ruby
7 13 (4.85%) Scala
7 13 (4.85%) TypeScript
8 12 (4.48%) ES6
9 4 (1.49%) Python
9 4 (1.49%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.75%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.37%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.37%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (2.99%) Degree
2 6 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.49%) DBS Check
3 4 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.99%) Docker
2 2 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (10.07%) Adobe
2 14 (5.22%) Google
3 7 (2.61%) Perforce
4 5 (1.87%) Twitter
5 4 (1.49%) Oracle
6 3 (1.12%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.75%) SAP
8 1 (0.37%) Apple
8 1 (0.37%) Capita
8 1 (0.37%) ClickTale
8 1 (0.37%) Facebook
8 1 (0.37%) Informatica
8 1 (0.37%) Jitterbit
8 1 (0.37%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.37%) Qubit
8 1 (0.37%) Telerik