The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank - - 63
Contract jobs citing LESS 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £338 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.75 -
LESS
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
153 300 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.60% 36.67% 30.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 171 146
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -21.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

LESS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LESS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Rate: £275 - 325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago