Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 24 July 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 25
Contract jobs citing CSS3 0 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 1.97% 6.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 9.21% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 15
Staffordshire median daily rate - £225 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.77% -1.52%
West Midlands median daily rate £363 £319 £288
% change year-on-year +13.73% +10.87% -10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.44 £9.00 -
% change year-on-year +271.56% - -

CSS3 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 56 76 166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 21.88% 21.35% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 51 112
Staffordshire median daily rate £335 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.08% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £258 £188 £288
90th Percentile £383 £475 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £354
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.86% +9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.22 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year +31.51% -14.60% +12.51%

CSS3
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS3 in Staffordshire

CSS3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS3 in Staffordshire