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 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
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 135 82 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.31% 7.73% 10.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.48% 25.39% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 57 69
Average daily rate
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£335 £250 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £160 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £325 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +51.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
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
474 323 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.17% 30.44% 31.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 225 158
Average daily rate £335 £310 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £388 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 13
Average hourly rate £37.04 £13.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+184.92% -68.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 247 (96.11%) HTML
2 214 (83.27%) JavaScript
3 123 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (43.58%) jQuery
5 84 (32.68%) HTML5
6 79 (30.74%) MVC
7 69 (26.85%) Java
8 68 (26.46%) .NET
8 68 (26.46%) CSS3
9 60 (23.35%) C#
10 57 (22.18%) TDD
11 51 (19.84%) AngularJS
12 50 (19.46%) PHP
12 50 (19.46%) SQL
12 50 (19.46%) SQL Server
13 42 (16.34%) OO
14 41 (15.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 39 (15.18%) Web Design
16 38 (14.79%) User Experience
17 37 (14.40%) JSON
18 35 (13.62%) Responsive Web Design
19 34 (13.23%) Git (software)
19 34 (13.23%) .NET Framework
19 34 (13.23%) ASP.NET
20 33 (12.84%) Adobe
21 32 (12.45%) CMS
21 32 (12.45%) Entity Framework
22 29 (11.28%) MySQL
22 29 (11.28%) XML
22 29 (11.28%) Sass

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 32 (12.45%) CMS
2 26 (10.12%) Node.js
3 11 (4.28%) Apache Solr
4 10 (3.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (2.72%) Confluence
5 7 (2.72%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.95%) Apache
8 4 (1.56%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.56%) IIS
9 3 (1.17%) JBoss
9 3 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.78%) WordPress
11 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.39%) Drupal
11 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (6.61%) Photoshop
2 14 (5.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.17%) InDesign
4 3 (1.17%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 10 (3.89%) Magento
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.56%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.56%) GitHub
3 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.39%) SaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.28%) HTTP
2 5 (1.95%) Intranet
3 3 (1.17%) Internet
4 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.78%) DNS
4 2 (0.78%) LDAP
5 1 (0.39%) LAN
5 1 (0.39%) WAN
5 1 (0.39%) SMTP
5 1 (0.39%) DHCP
5 1 (0.39%) SSL
5 1 (0.39%) SAN
5 1 (0.39%) Firewall
5 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.39%) Wireless
5 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.39%) WebEx
5 1 (0.39%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (19.46%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.28%) MySQL
3 10 (3.89%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.11%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.72%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.78%) DB2
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.39%) Redis
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (13.23%) Git (software)
2 24 (9.34%) NUnit
3 21 (8.17%) Selenium
3 21 (8.17%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (5.06%) Subversion
5 10 (3.89%) Cucumber
6 8 (3.11%) Capybara
6 8 (3.11%) Visual Studio
6 8 (3.11%) JIRA
7 7 (2.72%) TeamCity
7 7 (2.72%) Maven
7 7 (2.72%) IntelliJ
8 6 (2.33%) Grunt
9 5 (1.95%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.56%) PHPUnit
10 4 (1.56%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.56%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.17%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (1.17%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (3.50%) Finance
2 8 (3.11%) Marketing
3 7 (2.72%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.95%) Back Office
4 5 (1.95%) Games
4 5 (1.95%) Retail
5 3 (1.17%) Interactive Media
5 3 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.17%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.17%) Advertising
6 2 (0.78%) Publishing
7 1 (0.39%) Electronics
7 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 211 (82.10%) Developer
2 38 (14.79%) Front-End Developer
3 32 (12.45%) .NET Developer
4 30 (11.67%) Web Developer
5 27 (10.51%) PHP Developer
6 23 (8.95%) JavaScript Developer
7 22 (8.56%) Designer
8 16 (6.23%) UI Programmer
8 16 (6.23%) UI Developer
9 15 (5.84%) C# Developer
9 15 (5.84%) Java Developer
9 15 (5.84%) Web Designer
10 13 (5.06%) UX Designer
10 13 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (3.89%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.89%) Architect
12 9 (3.50%) Magento Developer
13 8 (3.11%) Software Developer
14 7 (2.72%) Ruby Developer
14 7 (2.72%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (96.11%) HTML
2 112 (43.58%) jQuery
3 84 (32.68%) HTML5
4 68 (26.46%) CSS3
4 68 (26.46%) .NET
5 51 (19.84%) AngularJS
6 41 (15.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 37 (14.40%) JSON
8 34 (13.23%) .NET Framework
8 34 (13.23%) ASP.NET
9 32 (12.45%) Entity Framework
10 29 (11.28%) Sass
10 29 (11.28%) XML
11 27 (10.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (10.12%) Spring
13 25 (9.73%) NHibernate
14 23 (8.95%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (8.17%) Web Services
16 18 (7.00%) Backbone.js
17 17 (6.61%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.79%) User Experience
2 6 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.95%) Graphic Design
4 4 (1.56%) Social Media
4 4 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.17%) RIA
5 3 (1.17%) NHS
6 2 (0.78%) W3C
6 2 (0.78%) Streaming Video
6 2 (0.78%) iPad
6 2 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.39%) Online Games
7 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.39%) iPhone
7 1 (0.39%) APACS
7 1 (0.39%) STB
7 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.95%) Linux
2 15 (5.84%) UNIX
3 13 (5.06%) Mac OS X
4 11 (4.28%) Windows
5 9 (3.50%) Android
6 7 (2.72%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.39%) AIX
8 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (30.74%) MVC
3 57 (22.18%) TDD
4 42 (16.34%) OO
5 39 (15.18%) Web Design
6 35 (13.62%) Responsive Web Design
7 21 (8.17%) Configuration Management
8 20 (7.78%) E-Commerce
9 19 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (7.00%) OOP
11 17 (6.61%) Scrum
12 16 (6.23%) Pair Programming
12 16 (6.23%) Web Development
12 16 (6.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (5.84%) Open Source
14 14 (5.45%) BDD
15 12 (4.67%) SEO
16 11 (4.28%) Software Engineering
16 11 (4.28%) Business Analysis
17 10 (3.89%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 214 (83.27%) JavaScript
2 69 (26.85%) Java
3 60 (23.35%) C#
4 50 (19.46%) PHP
4 50 (19.46%) SQL
5 18 (7.00%) Ruby
6 4 (1.56%) ActionScript
6 4 (1.56%) C
7 3 (1.17%) VB
7 3 (1.17%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.78%) Lua
8 2 (0.78%) PHP5
8 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.78%) VBA
8 2 (0.78%) Python
8 2 (0.78%) C++
8 2 (0.78%) Perl
9 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (4.28%) Degree
2 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.39%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.39%) MCSD
3 1 (0.39%) CCSP
3 1 (0.39%) CCNP
3 1 (0.39%) CCNA
3 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.39%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (2.72%) Docker
2 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.72%) Vagrant
1 7 (2.72%) logstash
1 7 (2.72%) Graylog
2 1 (0.39%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 33 (12.84%) Adobe
2 27 (10.51%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.28%) hybris
4 7 (2.72%) Akamai
4 7 (2.72%) New Relic
4 7 (2.72%) VMware
5 6 (2.33%) Oracle
5 6 (2.33%) Google
6 4 (1.56%) Zend
7 3 (1.17%) Twitter
7 3 (1.17%) Omniture
8 2 (0.78%) IBM
9 1 (0.39%) Cisco
9 1 (0.39%) Nokia
9 1 (0.39%) McAfee
9 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.39%) Ektron
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Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: Up to £350 per day
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Rate: £200 - £250 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £280.00 - £350 per day
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
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