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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 22 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 89 71 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.29% 7.18% 6.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.86% 21.39% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 44 26
Average daily rate
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£430 £285 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.87% -4.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
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
358 332 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.32% 33.57% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 200 167
Average daily rate £350 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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.

1 183 (96.83%) HTML
2 114 (60.32%) JavaScript
3 88 (46.56%) jQuery
4 72 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (24.87%) MVC
6 46 (24.34%) CSS3
7 44 (23.28%) .NET
8 43 (22.75%) HTML5
9 41 (21.69%) C#
10 37 (19.58%) Photoshop
11 35 (18.52%) Java
11 35 (18.52%) XHTML
12 34 (17.99%) ASP.NET
13 33 (17.46%) User Experience
14 31 (16.40%) SQL Server
15 28 (14.81%) SQL
16 27 (14.29%) Web Design
17 26 (13.76%) Dreamweaver
18 23 (12.17%) Adobe
18 23 (12.17%) CMS
19 21 (11.11%) MySQL
19 21 (11.11%) Web Development
20 20 (10.58%) Enterprise Architecture
20 20 (10.58%) Ajax
20 20 (10.58%) Mentoring
21 19 (10.05%) JSON
22 18 (9.52%) Web Services
22 18 (9.52%) Flash
22 18 (9.52%) Web Application Development
23 16 (8.47%) TDD

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (12.17%) CMS
2 8 (4.23%) Apache Solr
3 7 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.17%) Adobe CQ
5 5 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.65%) Apache
6 3 (1.59%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.59%) Kentico
6 3 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.06%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.06%) Node.js
7 2 (1.06%) Drupal
7 2 (1.06%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.06%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.06%) IIS
7 2 (1.06%) JBoss
8 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (19.58%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.59%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.06%) MS Office
4 2 (1.06%) InDesign
5 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.53%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.53%) Heroku
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.59%) Intranet
2 2 (1.06%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.40%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.11%) MySQL
3 16 (8.47%) NoSQL
4 14 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.65%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (2.65%) RavenDB
9 3 (1.59%) Big Data
9 3 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.06%) DB2
10 2 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.06%) QlikView
10 2 (1.06%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (13.76%) Dreamweaver
2 16 (8.47%) Subversion
3 14 (7.41%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.23%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.65%) JUnit
7 4 (2.12%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.59%) LLBLGen Pro
8 3 (1.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (1.06%) QUnit
9 2 (1.06%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.06%) JMeter
9 2 (1.06%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.06%) JProfiler
9 2 (1.06%) Hudson
10 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.53%) Grunt
10 1 (0.53%) JSUnit
General
1 16 (8.47%) Marketing
2 7 (3.70%) Finance
3 6 (3.17%) Law
4 5 (2.65%) Advertising
5 2 (1.06%) Retail
6 1 (0.53%) Local Government
6 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.53%) Games
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 127 (67.20%) Developer
2 45 (23.81%) Designer
3 31 (16.40%) Front-End Developer
4 26 (13.76%) Web Designer
5 22 (11.64%) .NET Developer
6 21 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 18 (9.52%) Java Developer
8 16 (8.47%) UX Designer
9 15 (7.94%) UI Developer
10 14 (7.41%) UI Programmer
11 13 (6.88%) Lead Developer
12 9 (4.76%) C# Developer
13 8 (4.23%) Software Developer
13 8 (4.23%) Lead Java Developer
13 8 (4.23%) Senior UX Designer
13 8 (4.23%) Senior Designer
14 7 (3.70%) Head of Architecture
14 7 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
14 7 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
15 6 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (96.83%) HTML
2 88 (46.56%) jQuery
3 46 (24.34%) CSS3
4 44 (23.28%) .NET
5 43 (22.75%) HTML5
6 35 (18.52%) XHTML
7 34 (17.99%) ASP.NET
8 20 (10.58%) Ajax
9 19 (10.05%) JSON
10 18 (9.52%) Flash
10 18 (9.52%) Web Services
11 15 (7.94%) XML
12 13 (6.88%) REST
13 12 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (6.35%) WCF
14 11 (5.82%) Spring
15 10 (5.29%) .NET Framework
16 8 (4.23%) Spring MVC
16 8 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 7 (3.70%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.46%) User Experience
2 9 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.65%) Open Source
4 5 (2.65%) W3C
5 4 (2.12%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.59%) FMCG
6 3 (1.59%) iPhone
7 2 (1.06%) PKI
7 2 (1.06%) Ontologies
7 2 (1.06%) Chemistry
7 2 (1.06%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.06%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.06%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.53%) Social Media
8 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.53%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.23%) Android
2 7 (3.70%) Linux
3 5 (2.65%) Windows
4 4 (2.12%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.59%) UNIX
5 3 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.06%) CentOS
6 2 (1.06%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (24.87%) MVC
3 27 (14.29%) Web Design
4 21 (11.11%) Web Development
5 20 (10.58%) Enterprise Architecture
5 20 (10.58%) Mentoring
6 18 (9.52%) Web Application Development
7 16 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (8.47%) Online Marketing
7 16 (8.47%) TDD
7 16 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (7.94%) Rapid Prototyping
9 13 (6.88%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (6.88%) OO
10 11 (5.82%) Scrum
10 11 (5.82%) Migration
11 10 (5.29%) E-Commerce
12 9 (4.76%) Content Management
12 9 (4.76%) Software Engineering
13 8 (4.23%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 114 (60.32%) JavaScript
2 41 (21.69%) C#
3 35 (18.52%) Java
4 28 (14.81%) SQL
5 15 (7.94%) PHP
6 6 (3.17%) Python
7 5 (2.65%) Ruby
8 2 (1.06%) PHP5
8 2 (1.06%) SPARQL
8 2 (1.06%) Scala
8 2 (1.06%) VB6
8 2 (1.06%) VB
8 2 (1.06%) Perl
8 2 (1.06%) C
9 1 (0.53%) C++
9 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (5.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.53%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.70%) COBIT
2 4 (2.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 23 (12.17%) Adobe
2 10 (5.29%) Oracle
3 9 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.23%) hybris
5 3 (1.59%) Sencha
5 3 (1.59%) Appcelerator
5 3 (1.59%) Jaspersoft
5 3 (1.59%) Zend
6 2 (1.06%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.06%) Telerik
6 2 (1.06%) Cisco
6 2 (1.06%) IBM
6 2 (1.06%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.06%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.06%) Splunk
7 1 (0.53%) Twitter
7 1 (0.53%) RedDot
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