The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank - 32 -
Contract jobs citing LESS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 0.65% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
72 89 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 46.15% 58.17% 41.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 42 61
Median daily rate £350 £338 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £21.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £40.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing LESS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

LESS
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

LESS Daily Rate Trend in Brighton