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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 88 95 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.53% 10.23% 9.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.73% 30.35% 25.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 76 74
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.17% -12.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £323 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
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
296 313 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.68% 33.69% 36.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 196 268
Average daily rate £313 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £10.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +336.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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.

1 191 (95.02%) HTML
2 143 (71.14%) JavaScript
3 95 (47.26%) jQuery
4 60 (29.85%) HTML5
5 54 (26.87%) CSS3
6 52 (25.87%) C#
6 52 (25.87%) MVC
7 50 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (24.38%) PHP
8 49 (24.38%) .NET
9 46 (22.89%) SQL Server
10 43 (21.39%) Java
11 37 (18.41%) XHTML
12 35 (17.41%) Photoshop
13 33 (16.42%) Web Design
14 32 (15.92%) SQL
14 32 (15.92%) OO
15 31 (15.42%) ASP.NET
16 29 (14.43%) XML
17 26 (12.94%) Adobe
18 25 (12.44%) MySQL
19 23 (11.44%) Spring
19 23 (11.44%) Ajax
20 22 (10.95%) TDD
21 21 (10.45%) Dreamweaver
21 21 (10.45%) Marketing
22 20 (9.95%) Responsive Web Design
23 19 (9.45%) CMS
24 18 (8.96%) Flash
24 18 (8.96%) JSON

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (9.45%) CMS
2 14 (6.97%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.97%) Apache Solr
4 8 (3.98%) IIS
4 8 (3.98%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.48%) Apache
6 6 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.99%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.49%) WordPress
9 2 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.00%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.00%) Drupal
10 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 35 (17.41%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.99%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.99%) MS Office
3 4 (1.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.99%) Magento
2 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.99%) Internet
2 3 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.89%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.44%) MySQL
3 12 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (4.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.48%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.99%) Star Schema
8 6 (2.99%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.99%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.99%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.00%) Big Data
10 2 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.00%) DB2
11 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.50%) SQLite
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (10.45%) Dreamweaver
2 14 (6.97%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.98%) Maven
3 10 (4.98%) Selenium
4 7 (3.48%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.49%) JUnit
5 5 (2.49%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.49%) Hudson
5 5 (2.49%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.99%) NUnit
6 4 (1.99%) Subversion
7 3 (1.49%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.00%) Xcode
8 2 (1.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (1.00%) Behat
8 2 (1.00%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.00%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.50%) Grunt
9 1 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 21 (10.45%) Marketing
2 13 (6.47%) Finance
3 11 (5.47%) Advertising
4 6 (2.99%) Law
5 4 (1.99%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.00%) Games
6 2 (1.00%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Retail
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 145 (72.14%) Developer
2 37 (18.41%) Designer
3 33 (16.42%) Web Developer
4 32 (15.92%) Web Designer
5 26 (12.94%) Front-End Developer
6 21 (10.45%) PHP Developer
7 20 (9.95%) .NET Developer
8 18 (8.96%) UI Developer
9 17 (8.46%) Java Developer
10 16 (7.96%) UI Programmer
11 14 (6.97%) C# Developer
12 9 (4.48%) Software Developer
13 8 (3.98%) C# .NET Developer
14 7 (3.48%) Head of Architecture
14 7 (3.48%) Senior Developer
15 6 (2.99%) ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (2.99%) JavaScript Developer
16 5 (2.49%) SharePoint Developer
16 5 (2.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 5 (2.49%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (95.02%) HTML
2 95 (47.26%) jQuery
3 60 (29.85%) HTML5
4 54 (26.87%) CSS3
5 49 (24.38%) .NET
6 37 (18.41%) XHTML
7 31 (15.42%) ASP.NET
8 29 (14.43%) XML
9 23 (11.44%) Spring
9 23 (11.44%) Ajax
10 18 (8.96%) JSON
10 18 (8.96%) Flash
11 17 (8.46%) Symfony
12 16 (7.96%) Sass
13 14 (6.97%) Spring MVC
13 14 (6.97%) .NET Framework
14 13 (6.47%) JSP
15 11 (5.47%) Web Services
16 10 (4.98%) Hibernate
16 10 (4.98%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.97%) Mobile App
2 12 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.99%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.00%) iPhone
5 2 (1.00%) Open Source
5 2 (1.00%) Social Media
5 2 (1.00%) W3C
6 1 (0.50%) DTV
6 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.50%) EPoS
6 1 (0.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.97%) Linux
2 8 (3.98%) Android
3 7 (3.48%) Windows
4 5 (2.49%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.99%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.87%) MVC
2 50 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (16.42%) Web Design
4 32 (15.92%) OO
5 22 (10.95%) TDD
6 20 (9.95%) Responsive Web Design
7 17 (8.46%) Web Development
8 16 (7.96%) OOP
9 14 (6.97%) E-Commerce
9 14 (6.97%) Online Marketing
10 13 (6.47%) Migration
11 11 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (4.98%) Configuration Management
12 10 (4.98%) Software Engineering
13 9 (4.48%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (4.48%) Unit Testing
14 7 (3.48%) Integration Testing
14 7 (3.48%) CMMI
14 7 (3.48%) TOGAF
14 7 (3.48%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (71.14%) JavaScript
2 52 (25.87%) C#
3 49 (24.38%) PHP
4 43 (21.39%) Java
5 32 (15.92%) SQL
6 11 (5.47%) PHP5
7 7 (3.48%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.48%) Ruby
8 5 (2.49%) VB
8 5 (2.49%) C++
9 3 (1.49%) VB6
10 2 (1.00%) Python
10 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.00%) Scala
11 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (1.49%) Degree
1 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.48%) COBIT
2 6 (2.99%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (12.94%) Adobe
2 15 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.97%) Zend
4 12 (5.97%) hybris
5 5 (2.49%) Oracle
6 3 (1.49%) Orchard
6 3 (1.49%) Facebook
6 3 (1.49%) Twitter
7 2 (1.00%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.00%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (1.00%) Google
7 2 (1.00%) Appcelerator
7 2 (1.00%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.00%) SAP
7 2 (1.00%) JBoss
7 2 (1.00%) IBM
7 2 (1.00%) Perforce
7 2 (1.00%) Telerik
8 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.50%) Sybase
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