The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing LESS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
LESS
Scotland

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 Dundee region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 10.00% 41.18% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 9
Average daily rate £325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%