The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 13 22 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Contract jobs citing CSS 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 6.40% 0.88% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 57.14% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +5.71% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.51% -3.57%  

CSS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14 17 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 11.20% 14.91% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 5
Median daily rate £325 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.13% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £306 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £442 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull citing CSS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Solihull

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Solihull

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Solihull over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Solihull

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Solihull

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Solihull region with a requirement for CSS.

1 31 (100.00%) HTML
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (51.61%) MVC
4 15 (48.39%) C#
4 15 (48.39%) Visual Studio
4 15 (48.39%) .NET
4 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 15 (48.39%) jQuery
4 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
4 15 (48.39%) KnockoutJS
5 14 (45.16%) SOAP
6 13 (41.94%) XML
6 13 (41.94%) SQL
6 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
6 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (41.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (35.48%) WCF
7 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
7 11 (35.48%) Broadband
7 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
7 11 (35.48%) NServiceBus
7 11 (35.48%) StructureMap
8 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
8 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
9 9 (29.03%) HTML5
9 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
10 8 (25.81%) CSS3
11 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
11 7 (22.58%) Node.js
11 7 (22.58%) Highcharts JS

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Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 11 (35.48%) NServiceBus
2 6 (19.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) GitHub
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Visual Studio
2 13 (41.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
3 7 (22.58%) JIRA
3 7 (22.58%) Protractor
3 7 (22.58%) TeamCity
4 6 (19.35%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.23%) GitLab
5 1 (3.23%) gulp
5 1 (3.23%) webpack
General
1 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
2 7 (22.58%) Retail
3 5 (16.13%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) C# Software Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) .NET Software Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) UI Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Android Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Applications Developer
5 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
5 5 (16.13%) iOS Android Developer
5 5 (16.13%) iOS Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Xamarin Developer
6 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
8 2 (6.45%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
8 2 (6.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 15 (48.39%) jQuery
2 15 (48.39%) KnockoutJS
3 14 (45.16%) SOAP
4 13 (41.94%) XML
5 11 (35.48%) StructureMap
5 11 (35.48%) WCF
6 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
6 9 (29.03%) HTML5
7 8 (25.81%) CSS3
8 7 (22.58%) Highcharts JS
8 7 (22.58%) Node.js
9 6 (19.35%) Sass
10 5 (16.13%) Xamarin.iOS
10 5 (16.13%) XSLT
11 3 (9.68%) RESTful
12 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
12 1 (3.23%) Laravel
12 1 (3.23%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Android
1 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) MVC
3 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
4 6 (19.35%) Analytics
4 6 (19.35%) Android Development
4 6 (19.35%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Network Management
6 1 (3.23%) API Integration
6 1 (3.23%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Defect Management
6 1 (3.23%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.23%) Kanban
6 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.23%) OOP
6 1 (3.23%) Open Source
6 1 (3.23%) Scrum
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) C#
1 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Xamarin