The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 20 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 11.05% 6.33% 6.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.44% 22.22% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
Average daily rate £575 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 - £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.30% +18.18%
CSS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45 63 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 24.86% 28.51% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 27
Average daily rate £500 £375 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £289 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -77.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Bradford region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS.

1 44 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 28 (60.87%) HTML
3 27 (58.70%) SQL Server
4 26 (56.52%) C#
5 21 (45.65%) Java
5 21 (45.65%) .NET
6 19 (41.30%) SOA
6 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET
8 15 (32.61%) SQL
8 15 (32.61%) AngularJS
9 14 (30.43%) Node.js
10 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
10 13 (28.26%) XML
10 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (26.09%) Oracle
11 12 (26.09%) Android
11 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
12 11 (23.91%) REST
12 11 (23.91%) PhoneGap
12 11 (23.91%) Microservices
12 11 (23.91%) Swagger
13 10 (21.74%) JUnit
13 10 (21.74%) NUnit
13 10 (21.74%) Spring
13 10 (21.74%) Google
13 10 (21.74%) Finance
13 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database
13 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (30.43%) Node.js
2 7 (15.22%) CMS
3 6 (13.04%) Drupal
4 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.04%) SaaS
3 5 (10.87%) IaaS
3 5 (10.87%) PaaS
4 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (58.70%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database
4 9 (19.57%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.52%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.17%) MySQL
7 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.74%) Cucumber
2 10 (21.74%) JUnit
2 10 (21.74%) NUnit
2 10 (21.74%) Selenium
3 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.87%) SpecFlow
5 3 (6.52%) JMeter
6 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Test Analyst
3 11 (23.91%) Architect
3 11 (23.91%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (19.57%) Java Developer
5 7 (15.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Web Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Web Test Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Drupal Developer
7 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Test Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Tester
8 3 (6.52%) Web Tester
9 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.35%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (60.87%) HTML
2 21 (45.65%) .NET
3 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET
4 15 (32.61%) AngularJS
5 13 (28.26%) XML
6 11 (23.91%) PhoneGap
6 11 (23.91%) REST
6 11 (23.91%) Swagger
7 10 (21.74%) Spring
8 9 (19.57%) Hibernate
9 8 (17.39%) Web Services
10 6 (13.04%) HTML5
11 5 (10.87%) CSS3
12 4 (8.70%) Express
12 4 (8.70%) RESTful
12 4 (8.70%) Struts
13 3 (6.52%) Ember.js
13 3 (6.52%) JAX-RS
13 3 (6.52%) LESS
13 3 (6.52%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Android
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (41.30%) SOA
2 11 (23.91%) Microservices
3 7 (15.22%) TDD
4 5 (10.87%) Functional Testing
4 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (8.70%) Web Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Mobile Development
6 3 (6.52%) MVC
6 3 (6.52%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Scrum
6 3 (6.52%) System Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 44 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 26 (56.52%) C#
3 21 (45.65%) Java
4 15 (32.61%) SQL
5 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
6 8 (17.39%) PHP
7 3 (6.52%) ECMAScript
7 3 (6.52%) ES6
8 2 (4.35%) Scala
9 1 (2.17%) Clojure
9 1 (2.17%) Groovy
9 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) ISEB
1 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Puppet
2 5 (10.87%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle
2 10 (21.74%) Google
3 3 (6.52%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft