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 3 months to 27 June 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 (Cascading Style Sheets)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 11 13
Contract jobs citing CSS 0 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire - 13.54% 3.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 59.09% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 3
Median daily rate - £308 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.47%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £29.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year +29.41% -17.36%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Worcestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 0 22 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire - 22.92% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 18 10
Median daily rate - £315 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 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

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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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

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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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin