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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing CSS 130 117 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.09% 9.37% 6.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.76% 25.71% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 74 31
Average daily rate
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£335 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £24.50 - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.54 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -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
452 455 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 31.61% 36.43% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 326 155
Average daily rate £335 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £239 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -60.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 2015.

CSS Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 241 (96.79%) HTML
2 200 (80.32%) JavaScript
3 132 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (41.37%) jQuery
5 91 (36.55%) MVC
6 84 (33.73%) C#
7 76 (30.52%) .NET
8 67 (26.91%) Java
9 65 (26.10%) TDD
10 62 (24.90%) CSS3
11 60 (24.10%) HTML5
12 57 (22.89%) SQL
13 52 (20.88%) SQL Server
14 49 (19.68%) ASP.NET
15 42 (16.87%) Web Design
15 42 (16.87%) OO
15 42 (16.87%) User Experience
16 41 (16.47%) JSON
17 40 (16.06%) .NET Framework
17 40 (16.06%) PHP
18 39 (15.66%) Microsoft
19 38 (15.26%) Entity Framework
20 37 (14.86%) AngularJS
21 36 (14.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 32 (12.85%) ASP.NET Web API
22 32 (12.85%) XML
23 31 (12.45%) Git (software)
24 30 (12.05%) NUnit
25 29 (11.65%) NHibernate
26 26 (10.44%) Selenium

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (10.44%) Node.js
2 20 (8.03%) CMS
3 19 (7.63%) SharePoint
4 15 (6.02%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (4.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 10 (4.02%) Apache Solr
6 7 (2.81%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (2.01%) Apache
8 4 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.61%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.61%) IIS
9 3 (1.20%) JBoss
9 3 (1.20%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.80%) WordPress
10 2 (0.80%) Drupal
11 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.40%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 16 (6.43%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.20%) InDesign
3 3 (1.20%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.22%) Office 365
2 3 (1.20%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) GitHub
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.02%) Intranet
2 14 (5.62%) HTTP
3 3 (1.20%) Internet
4 2 (0.80%) LDAP
5 1 (0.40%) SSL
5 1 (0.40%) SMTP
5 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.40%) DNS
5 1 (0.40%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.88%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.43%) MySQL
3 17 (6.83%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.42%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.02%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.80%) DB2
8 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.40%) Redis
8 1 (0.40%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 31 (12.45%) Git (software)
2 30 (12.05%) NUnit
3 26 (10.44%) Selenium
3 26 (10.44%) Rhino Mocks
4 20 (8.03%) Visual Studio
5 15 (6.02%) Subversion
6 10 (4.02%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.21%) Capybara
8 7 (2.81%) IntelliJ
8 7 (2.81%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (2.81%) PHPUnit
8 7 (2.81%) SpecFlow
9 5 (2.01%) JUnit
10 4 (1.61%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.61%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (1.20%) Grunt
12 2 (0.80%) JProfiler
12 2 (0.80%) Hudson
General
1 9 (3.61%) Finance
2 7 (2.81%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.01%) Back Office
3 5 (2.01%) Games
4 4 (1.61%) Marketing
5 3 (1.20%) Advertising
5 3 (1.20%) Interactive Media
5 3 (1.20%) Retail
6 1 (0.40%) Publishing
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Electronics
6 1 (0.40%) Local Government
6 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 201 (80.72%) Developer
2 45 (18.07%) .NET Developer
3 31 (12.45%) Front-End Developer
4 22 (8.84%) Web Developer
4 22 (8.84%) JavaScript Developer
5 21 (8.43%) Designer
6 20 (8.03%) PHP Developer
7 19 (7.63%) Java Developer
8 18 (7.23%) C# Developer
9 17 (6.83%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (6.43%) UX Designer
11 14 (5.62%) SharePoint Developer
12 13 (5.22%) UI Programmer
12 13 (5.22%) UI Developer
13 10 (4.02%) Architect
14 9 (3.61%) SQL Developer
15 8 (3.21%) Senior UX Designer
15 8 (3.21%) Senior Designer
15 8 (3.21%) ASP.NET Developer
15 8 (3.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (96.79%) HTML
2 103 (41.37%) jQuery
3 76 (30.52%) .NET
4 62 (24.90%) CSS3
5 60 (24.10%) HTML5
6 49 (19.68%) ASP.NET
7 41 (16.47%) JSON
8 40 (16.06%) .NET Framework
9 38 (15.26%) Entity Framework
10 37 (14.86%) AngularJS
11 36 (14.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 32 (12.85%) ASP.NET Web API
12 32 (12.85%) XML
13 29 (11.65%) NHibernate
14 26 (10.44%) Sass
15 24 (9.64%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (8.84%) Web Services
17 20 (8.03%) Spring
18 16 (6.43%) Ajax
18 16 (6.43%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.87%) User Experience
2 8 (3.21%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.01%) NHS
4 4 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.61%) W3C
5 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.20%) RIA
6 2 (0.80%) iPad
6 2 (0.80%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.80%) Graphic Design
6 2 (0.80%) Ontologies
6 2 (0.80%) Chemistry
6 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.40%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.40%) BBC
7 1 (0.40%) APACS
7 1 (0.40%) Online Games
7 1 (0.40%) Blog
7 1 (0.40%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.04%) Linux
2 17 (6.83%) UNIX
3 16 (6.43%) Mac OS X
4 10 (4.02%) Android
4 10 (4.02%) Windows
5 8 (3.21%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.80%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.40%) AIX
7 1 (0.40%) CentOS
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (36.55%) MVC
3 65 (26.10%) TDD
4 42 (16.87%) Web Design
4 42 (16.87%) OO
5 25 (10.04%) Responsive Web Design
5 25 (10.04%) Web Development
6 22 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (7.23%) Configuration Management
7 18 (7.23%) Rapid Prototyping
7 18 (7.23%) BDD
8 17 (6.83%) OOP
8 17 (6.83%) Pair Programming
9 16 (6.43%) Scrum
10 15 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (5.22%) Open Source
11 13 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (4.02%) Unit Testing
12 10 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (3.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 200 (80.32%) JavaScript
2 84 (33.73%) C#
3 67 (26.91%) Java
4 57 (22.89%) SQL
5 40 (16.06%) PHP
6 19 (7.63%) Ruby
7 6 (2.41%) Python
8 3 (1.20%) Perl
8 3 (1.20%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.80%) SPARQL
9 2 (0.80%) PHP5
9 2 (0.80%) VBA
9 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.40%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.40%) C
10 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.40%) XAML
10 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (4.82%) Degree
2 7 (2.81%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.80%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) MCSD
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.21%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.81%) Graylog
2 1 (0.40%) OpenIDM
2 1 (0.40%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 39 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.43%) Adobe
3 11 (4.42%) hybris
4 7 (2.81%) VMware
4 7 (2.81%) Akamai
4 7 (2.81%) New Relic
5 6 (2.41%) Zend
5 6 (2.41%) Oracle
6 3 (1.20%) Google
6 3 (1.20%) Twitter
7 2 (0.80%) Omniture
7 2 (0.80%) IBM
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco
8 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.40%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.40%) Splunk
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £302 - £400 per day + excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £285 - £345 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 21 days ago