Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 41 17
Rank change year-on-year +9 -24 +11
Contract jobs citing CSS3 4 4 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.52% 1.02% 9.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 3.13% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 17
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 - £350
10th Percentile £313 - £313
90th Percentile £338 - £430
West Midlands median daily rate £305 £388 £300
% change year-on-year -21.29% +29.17% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.44 £100.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -66.56% +471.43% -21.70%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 80 128 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 30.42% 32.57% 42.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 85 90
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £350 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.32% +4.23%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £438 £438 £431
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year +5.96% +7.86% -0.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £8.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £24.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +27.08% -16.35% -3.56%

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

CSS3
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS3 within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +3 3 - - 5
Stafford - 1 £325 -
CSS3
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for CSS3.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) TypeScript
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

CSS3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (75.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 3 (75.00%) HTML Developer
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft