Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 23 September 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 (Cascading Style Sheets)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 2 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.68% 4.55% 9.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 37.50% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 11
Worcestershire median daily rate £269 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.21% +11.11% +32.63%
10th Percentile £189 £245 £263
90th Percentile £343 £375 £375
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £33.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year +55.50% +39.33% +9.09%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 21 8 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 17.65% 12.12% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 22
Worcestershire median daily rate £338 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £280 £269 £195
90th Percentile £446 £438 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.29 £27.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -15.33% +19.57% -19.83%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Worcestershire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Worcestershire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Worcestershire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Worcester +2 1 £338 +35.00% 5
Redditch - 1 £200 - 3
CSS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) CasperJS
2 1 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) Angular 2

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) CasperJS
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript