Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 14 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS 5 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.56% 8.96% 6.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 50.00% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 11
Worcestershire median daily rate £300 £350 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +47.37% +12.43%
10th Percentile £146 £213 £170
90th Percentile £375 £394 £288
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -3.38% +11.54% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.22 £24.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +34.25% +21.52% -28.18%

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 10 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 11.11% 17.91% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 15
Worcestershire median daily rate £350 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.27% +30.18%
10th Percentile £191 £213 £185
90th Percentile £438 £438 £409
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - £12.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 November 2017. 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
Redditch +4 1 - - 1
Worcester -4 1 £250 -29.82% 2
Bromsgrove - 1 £125 - 1
CSS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) Sass
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) Drupal
5 1 (20.00%) WordPress
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) LESS
5 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (20.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) Drush
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) Google

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 (20.00%) Drupal
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Sass
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Drush
5 1 (20.00%) LESS
5 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google