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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 44 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing LESS 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.81% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.45% 1.10% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £313 - £369
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 - £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 - £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
163 181 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.13% 29.97% 36.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 110 147
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £542 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 £55.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +25.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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

LESS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +12 3 £375 - 2
Peterborough - 1 £250 - 1
LESS
East of England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LESS 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Games
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (40.00%) Sass
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Leaflet
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (40.00%) Polymer
4 2 (40.00%) Web Components
4 2 (40.00%) OpenLayers
4 2 (40.00%) Angular 2
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Redis
4 2 (40.00%) D3.js
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Predix
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Redis
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Grunt
1 1 (20.00%) gulp
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Angular 2
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) D3.js
4 2 (40.00%) Leaflet
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) OpenLayers
4 2 (40.00%) Polymer
4 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) Sass
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (40.00%) Web Components
5 1 (20.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OWASP
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Infographics
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
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