The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing CSS 129 96 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.22% 8.56% 7.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.42% 24.62% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 68 46
Average daily rate
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£325 £280 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £174 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.57%
CSS
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
424 390 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.01% 34.79% 31.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 276 157
Average daily rate £330 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.46% -65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.00 £43.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Leeds region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

CSS
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

CSS Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing CSS 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 CSS.

1 256 (96.24%) HTML
2 226 (84.96%) JavaScript
3 131 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (46.62%) jQuery
5 97 (36.47%) MVC
6 88 (33.08%) C#
7 81 (30.45%) .NET
8 72 (27.07%) TDD
9 70 (26.32%) HTML5
10 68 (25.56%) Java
11 67 (25.19%) CSS3
12 61 (22.93%) SQL
13 59 (22.18%) SQL Server
14 49 (18.42%) OO
15 46 (17.29%) ASP.NET
16 44 (16.54%) User Experience
17 43 (16.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 43 (16.17%) .NET Framework
17 43 (16.17%) JSON
18 42 (15.79%) PHP
18 42 (15.79%) Microsoft
19 41 (15.41%) Web Design
19 41 (15.41%) Entity Framework
20 37 (13.91%) AngularJS
21 36 (13.53%) ASP.NET Web API
22 34 (12.78%) NUnit
23 33 (12.41%) NHibernate
24 31 (11.65%) Git (software)
24 31 (11.65%) XML
25 30 (11.28%) Adobe

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing CSS 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 CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (9.77%) CMS
1 26 (9.77%) Node.js
2 18 (6.77%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (4.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 11 (4.14%) Apache Solr
5 7 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (1.88%) Apache
7 4 (1.50%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.50%) IIS
8 3 (1.13%) JBoss
8 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.75%) WordPress
9 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.38%) Drupal
10 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 10 (3.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.13%) InDesign
4 3 (1.13%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Magento
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.89%) Office 365
2 4 (1.50%) GitHub
3 3 (1.13%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.26%) Intranet
2 12 (4.51%) HTTP
3 3 (1.13%) Internet
4 2 (0.75%) LDAP
5 1 (0.38%) SMTP
5 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.38%) DNS
5 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (22.18%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.02%) MySQL
3 17 (6.39%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.14%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.75%) DB2
6 2 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.38%) Redis
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (12.78%) NUnit
2 31 (11.65%) Git (software)
3 30 (11.28%) Selenium
3 30 (11.28%) Rhino Mocks
4 20 (7.52%) Visual Studio
5 15 (5.64%) Subversion
6 10 (3.76%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.01%) Capybara
8 7 (2.63%) SpecFlow
8 7 (2.63%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.63%) IntelliJ
8 7 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.26%) Eclipse
9 6 (2.26%) PHPUnit
10 5 (1.88%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.88%) Maven
11 4 (1.50%) Grunt
12 3 (1.13%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.13%) JUnit
12 3 (1.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (4.14%) Finance
2 10 (3.76%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.01%) Marketing
4 7 (2.63%) Back Office
5 6 (2.26%) Retail
6 5 (1.88%) Games
7 3 (1.13%) Interactive Media
7 3 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.13%) Advertising
8 2 (0.75%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 219 (82.33%) Developer
2 48 (18.05%) .NET Developer
3 36 (13.53%) Front-End Developer
4 26 (9.77%) Web Developer
5 22 (8.27%) PHP Developer
5 22 (8.27%) JavaScript Developer
6 19 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 18 (6.77%) Designer
8 17 (6.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (5.64%) UI Programmer
9 15 (5.64%) Java Developer
9 15 (5.64%) UI Developer
10 13 (4.89%) SharePoint Developer
11 11 (4.14%) UX Designer
12 10 (3.76%) SQL Developer
12 10 (3.76%) Web Designer
12 10 (3.76%) Architect
13 7 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (2.63%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (96.24%) HTML
2 124 (46.62%) jQuery
3 81 (30.45%) .NET
4 70 (26.32%) HTML5
5 67 (25.19%) CSS3
6 46 (17.29%) ASP.NET
7 43 (16.17%) .NET Framework
7 43 (16.17%) JSON
7 43 (16.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 41 (15.41%) Entity Framework
9 37 (13.91%) AngularJS
10 36 (13.53%) ASP.NET Web API
11 33 (12.41%) NHibernate
12 31 (11.65%) XML
13 30 (11.28%) Sass
14 24 (9.02%) Web Services
14 24 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (7.89%) Spring
16 17 (6.39%) JSP
17 16 (6.02%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.54%) User Experience
2 6 (2.26%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.26%) NHS
3 5 (1.88%) Graphic Design
4 4 (1.50%) W3C
4 4 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.13%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.13%) RIA
5 3 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.75%) iPad
6 2 (0.75%) Chemistry
6 2 (0.75%) Ontologies
6 2 (0.75%) Streaming Video
6 2 (0.75%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.38%) APACS
7 1 (0.38%) STB
7 1 (0.38%) DTV
7 1 (0.38%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.40%) Linux
2 15 (5.64%) UNIX
3 14 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 10 (3.76%) Windows
5 9 (3.38%) Android
6 7 (2.63%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.38%) AIX
8 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (36.47%) MVC
3 72 (27.07%) TDD
4 49 (18.42%) OO
5 41 (15.41%) Web Design
6 25 (9.40%) Web Development
6 25 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (9.40%) Responsive Web Design
7 20 (7.52%) Configuration Management
8 18 (6.77%) BDD
9 17 (6.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (6.39%) OOP
10 16 (6.02%) Pair Programming
10 16 (6.02%) Scrum
10 16 (6.02%) Open Source
11 15 (5.64%) E-Commerce
12 12 (4.51%) Software Engineering
12 12 (4.51%) Business Analysis
13 11 (4.14%) Unit Testing
14 10 (3.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 226 (84.96%) JavaScript
2 88 (33.08%) C#
3 68 (25.56%) Java
4 61 (22.93%) SQL
5 42 (15.79%) PHP
6 18 (6.77%) Ruby
7 4 (1.50%) C
8 3 (1.13%) Perl
8 3 (1.13%) Python
8 3 (1.13%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.75%) SPARQL
9 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.75%) Lua
9 2 (0.75%) PHP5
9 2 (0.75%) VBA
9 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.75%) C++
10 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.38%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 11 (4.14%) Degree
2 3 (1.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.75%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) MCSD
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.01%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.63%) Graylog
2 1 (0.38%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 42 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.28%) Adobe
3 12 (4.51%) hybris
4 7 (2.63%) Akamai
4 7 (2.63%) New Relic
4 7 (2.63%) VMware
5 6 (2.26%) Oracle
5 6 (2.26%) Zend
6 5 (1.88%) Google
7 3 (1.13%) Twitter
8 2 (0.75%) Omniture
8 2 (0.75%) IBM
9 1 (0.38%) Nokia
9 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
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