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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 98 106 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.64% 9.38% 8.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 27.75% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 88 58
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.30% +18.18%
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
490 382 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.22% 33.81% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 275 222
Average daily rate £388 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.20 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 8 February 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 278 (95.86%) HTML
2 232 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 141 (48.62%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (42.76%) Java
5 106 (36.55%) HTML5
6 77 (26.55%) jQuery
7 74 (25.52%) Front End Development
8 70 (24.14%) CSS3
9 68 (23.45%) AngularJS
10 60 (20.69%) Node.js
11 59 (20.34%) TDD
12 58 (20.00%) .NET
13 54 (18.62%) Sass
13 54 (18.62%) User Experience
14 52 (17.93%) C#
14 52 (17.93%) SQL
15 49 (16.90%) Spring
16 48 (16.55%) PHP
16 48 (16.55%) MySQL
17 45 (15.52%) Linux
18 44 (15.17%) E-Commerce
19 41 (14.14%) Web Design
19 41 (14.14%) Subversion
19 41 (14.14%) Git (software)
20 40 (13.79%) Hibernate
20 40 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
21 38 (13.10%) MVC
22 37 (12.76%) Ruby
23 35 (12.07%) Web Services
23 35 (12.07%) BDD

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 60 (20.69%) Node.js
2 33 (11.38%) CMS
3 19 (6.55%) WordPress
4 10 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.76%) Apache
6 6 (2.07%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.07%) Drupal
7 5 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.72%) JBoss
7 5 (1.72%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.03%) SAS
10 2 (0.69%) nginx
10 2 (0.69%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.34%) Confluence
11 1 (0.34%) Kentico
11 1 (0.34%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (4.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.38%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.03%) MS Office
5 2 (0.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (6.21%) Magento
2 2 (0.69%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.34%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.07%) AdWords
2 6 (2.07%) GitHub
2 6 (2.07%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.69%) Office 365
6 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.24%) HTTP
2 11 (3.79%) Internet
3 2 (0.69%) Firewall
3 2 (0.69%) VPN
4 1 (0.34%) Intranet
4 1 (0.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.55%) MySQL
2 30 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 27 (9.31%) NoSQL
4 25 (8.62%) SQL Server
5 24 (8.28%) Relational Database
6 16 (5.52%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.38%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.03%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.69%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.34%) Redis
11 1 (0.34%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 41 (14.14%) Git (software)
1 41 (14.14%) Subversion
2 17 (5.86%) Grunt
3 14 (4.83%) Maven
4 13 (4.48%) Eclipse
4 13 (4.48%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.45%) Firebug
5 10 (3.45%) JUnit
6 9 (3.10%) Hudson
6 9 (3.10%) Vagrant
7 8 (2.76%) JProfiler
8 7 (2.41%) gulp
8 7 (2.41%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.38%) Selenium
9 4 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.03%) JIRA
10 3 (1.03%) Mockito
11 2 (0.69%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.69%) Mocha
11 2 (0.69%) RSpec
General
1 16 (5.52%) Finance
2 11 (3.79%) Games
3 7 (2.41%) Marketing
3 7 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.07%) Retail
5 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.03%) Publishing
6 2 (0.69%) Electronics
6 2 (0.69%) Legal
7 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 224 (77.24%) Developer
2 57 (19.66%) Java Developer
3 51 (17.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 45 (15.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 33 (11.38%) HTML Developer
6 32 (11.03%) Designer
6 32 (11.03%) Web Developer
7 30 (10.34%) HTML CSS Developer
8 29 (10.00%) UI Developer
9 26 (8.97%) Digital Developer
9 26 (8.97%) UX Designer
10 25 (8.62%) PHP Developer
11 21 (7.24%) Senior Developer
12 16 (5.52%) Agile Developer
13 15 (5.17%) Architect
13 15 (5.17%) UX Developer
14 14 (4.83%) Agile Java Developer
15 13 (4.48%) UI Designer
15 13 (4.48%) UI/UX Designer
16 12 (4.14%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (95.86%) HTML
2 106 (36.55%) HTML5
3 77 (26.55%) jQuery
4 70 (24.14%) CSS3
5 68 (23.45%) AngularJS
6 58 (20.00%) .NET
7 54 (18.62%) Sass
8 49 (16.90%) Spring
9 40 (13.79%) Hibernate
10 35 (12.07%) Web Services
11 32 (11.03%) XHTML
12 31 (10.69%) RESTful
13 30 (10.34%) JSP
14 27 (9.31%) ASP.NET
14 27 (9.31%) J2EE
15 25 (8.62%) Mustache
16 24 (8.28%) Servlets
17 22 (7.59%) Ajax
17 22 (7.59%) LESS
17 22 (7.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (18.62%) User Experience
2 17 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.79%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.79%) Online Games
4 8 (2.76%) Algorithms
4 8 (2.76%) Client/Server
4 8 (2.76%) Ontologies
5 6 (2.07%) Social Media
6 5 (1.72%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.38%) iPad
8 2 (0.69%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.34%) Animation
9 1 (0.34%) AS400
9 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.34%) FMCG
9 1 (0.34%) iSeries
9 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.34%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (0.34%) RIA
9 1 (0.34%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.52%) Linux
2 28 (9.66%) Mac OS X
3 25 (8.62%) Unix
4 10 (3.45%) Windows
5 9 (3.10%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.76%) Android
7 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.69%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.69%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.69%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.34%) webOS
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (48.62%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (25.52%) Front End Development
3 59 (20.34%) TDD
4 44 (15.17%) E-Commerce
5 41 (14.14%) Web Design
6 40 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
7 38 (13.10%) MVC
8 35 (12.07%) BDD
9 34 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (9.66%) Web Development
11 24 (8.28%) Scrum
12 21 (7.24%) OO
13 20 (6.90%) Open Source
14 18 (6.21%) Configuration Management
15 16 (5.52%) Content Management
15 16 (5.52%) Information Architecture
16 14 (4.83%) SEO
17 11 (3.79%) Analytics
17 11 (3.79%) Performance Tuning
17 11 (3.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 232 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 124 (42.76%) Java
3 52 (17.93%) C#
3 52 (17.93%) SQL
4 48 (16.55%) PHP
5 37 (12.76%) Ruby
6 29 (10.00%) Python
7 25 (8.62%) C++
8 10 (3.45%) VB
9 9 (3.10%) FQL
9 9 (3.10%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.76%) Scala
10 8 (2.76%) SPARQL
11 4 (1.38%) Ada
11 4 (1.38%) ES6
11 4 (1.38%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.03%) ECMAScript
13 2 (0.69%) C
14 1 (0.34%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.34%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 16 (5.52%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.69%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) MBA
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.14%) QA
2 9 (3.10%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Docker
1 1 (0.34%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.34%) logstash
Vendors
1 25 (8.62%) Adobe
2 15 (5.17%) Oracle
3 7 (2.41%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.07%) Google
5 4 (1.38%) hybris
5 4 (1.38%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.38%) Zend
6 3 (1.03%) Kony
7 2 (0.69%) Cisco
7 2 (0.69%) Sage
7 2 (0.69%) SAP
8 1 (0.34%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.34%) New Relic
8 1 (0.34%) Omniture
8 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.34%) Siebel
8 1 (0.34%) Twitter
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