The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LESS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.28% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 - -
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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 East Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
102 105 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 28.10% 29.58% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 44 26
Average daily rate £315 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £315 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LESS across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

LESS
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

LESS Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing LESS 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 LESS.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Sencha
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing LESS 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 LESS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Sencha