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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 21 20 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Contract jobs citing CSS 14 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 6.45% 6.04% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.14% 17.74% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Average daily rate
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- £291 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -6.77%
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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
58 62 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 26.73% 34.07% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 8
Average daily rate £375 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £175.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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
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 30 January 2015, 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 21 (80.77%) HTML
2 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 19 (73.08%) ASP.NET
2 19 (73.08%) C#
3 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
4 15 (57.69%) MVC
5 13 (50.00%) XML
6 12 (46.15%) SQL
6 12 (46.15%) Web Services
6 12 (46.15%) WCF
7 10 (38.46%) jQuery
7 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (34.62%) SOA
9 8 (30.77%) CMS
9 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
9 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
10 7 (26.92%) QA
10 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (23.08%) Android
11 6 (23.08%) Android Development
12 5 (19.23%) JSON
12 5 (19.23%) RESTful
12 5 (19.23%) OAuth2
12 5 (19.23%) OAuth
12 5 (19.23%) Python
12 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
12 5 (19.23%) Java

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (30.77%) CMS
2 4 (15.38%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQLite
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Web Developer
3 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 9 (34.62%) C# Developer
4 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (30.77%) .NET Web Developer
4 8 (30.77%) C# Web Developer
4 8 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Android Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Test Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Coach
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Web Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Web Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) HTML
2 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 19 (73.08%) ASP.NET
3 13 (50.00%) XML
4 12 (46.15%) Web Services
4 12 (46.15%) WCF
5 10 (38.46%) jQuery
6 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (19.23%) JSON
7 5 (19.23%) RESTful
7 5 (19.23%) OAuth2
7 5 (19.23%) OAuth
8 4 (15.38%) XHTML
9 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.69%) Ajax
9 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (7.69%) CSS3
9 2 (7.69%) HTML5
10 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) MVC
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) SOA
4 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 6 (23.08%) Android Development
6 4 (15.38%) CRM
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.85%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.85%) Content Management
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) Python
4 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
4 5 (19.23%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Xamarin