The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 88 88 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.52% 9.79% 9.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.76% 32.12% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 67 79
Average daily rate
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£275 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £125 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £300 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £33.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +94.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +32.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
317 274 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 30.69% 30.48% 36.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 160 268
Average daily rate £305 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £38.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.78% +111.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
CSS
West Yorkshire

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 22 July 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 22 July 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.

1 200 (96.15%) HTML
2 165 (79.33%) JavaScript
3 101 (48.56%) jQuery
4 68 (32.69%) HTML5
5 64 (30.77%) PHP
6 61 (29.33%) CSS3
7 54 (25.96%) MVC
8 51 (24.52%) C#
9 48 (23.08%) Java
9 48 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (22.12%) .NET
11 45 (21.63%) SQL Server
12 32 (15.38%) Web Design
12 32 (15.38%) SQL
12 32 (15.38%) XHTML
13 30 (14.42%) OO
13 30 (14.42%) MySQL
13 30 (14.42%) Photoshop
13 30 (14.42%) XML
14 28 (13.46%) ASP.NET
15 27 (12.98%) Adobe
16 26 (12.50%) TDD
17 25 (12.02%) Sass
18 23 (11.06%) Spring
19 22 (10.58%) Responsive Web Design
20 19 (9.13%) Ajax
20 19 (9.13%) Symfony
21 18 (8.65%) Microsoft
21 18 (8.65%) CMS
21 18 (8.65%) E-Commerce

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 18 (8.65%) CMS
2 14 (6.73%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.77%) Apache Solr
4 8 (3.85%) WordPress
4 8 (3.85%) IIS
4 8 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.37%) Apache
6 6 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.40%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.44%) Drupal
9 2 (0.96%) nginx
9 2 (0.96%) LiveCycle
9 2 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.48%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.48%) Node.js
Applications
1 30 (14.42%) Photoshop
2 10 (4.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (3.37%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.40%) MS Office
4 5 (2.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (4.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.29%) Internet
2 2 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.63%) SQL Server
2 30 (14.42%) MySQL
3 13 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.88%) Star Schema
7 4 (1.92%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.92%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (7.21%) Dreamweaver
2 14 (6.73%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.81%) Maven
3 10 (4.81%) Selenium
4 7 (3.37%) JIRA
4 7 (3.37%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.37%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.88%) JUnit
6 5 (2.40%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.40%) PhoneGap
6 5 (2.40%) Subversion
6 5 (2.40%) Hudson
7 4 (1.92%) NUnit
8 3 (1.44%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.96%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.96%) Xcode
9 2 (0.96%) Behat
9 2 (0.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 16 (7.69%) Marketing
2 15 (7.21%) Finance
3 10 (4.81%) Advertising
4 6 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.96%) Games
5 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.96%) Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Retail
6 1 (0.48%) Electronics
6 1 (0.48%) Publishing
6 1 (0.48%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 152 (73.08%) Developer
2 39 (18.75%) Web Developer
3 34 (16.35%) Designer
4 32 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
5 30 (14.42%) UI Developer
6 29 (13.94%) UI Programmer
7 27 (12.98%) Web Designer
8 23 (11.06%) PHP Developer
9 19 (9.13%) Java Developer
10 16 (7.69%) .NET Developer
11 12 (5.77%) C# Developer
12 11 (5.29%) Front-End Web Developer
13 10 (4.81%) Tester
14 8 (3.85%) Analyst
14 8 (3.85%) Software Developer
15 7 (3.37%) Senior Developer
16 6 (2.88%) JavaScript Developer
17 5 (2.40%) Software Engineer
17 5 (2.40%) Test Analyst
17 5 (2.40%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (96.15%) HTML
2 101 (48.56%) jQuery
3 68 (32.69%) HTML5
4 61 (29.33%) CSS3
5 46 (22.12%) .NET
6 32 (15.38%) XHTML
7 30 (14.42%) XML
8 28 (13.46%) ASP.NET
9 25 (12.02%) Sass
10 23 (11.06%) Spring
11 19 (9.13%) Ajax
11 19 (9.13%) Symfony
12 16 (7.69%) .NET Framework
12 16 (7.69%) JSON
13 15 (7.21%) JSP
14 14 (6.73%) Spring MVC
14 14 (6.73%) Web Services
15 12 (5.77%) Flash
15 12 (5.77%) J2EE
16 11 (5.29%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.77%) Mobile App
2 10 (4.81%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.92%) Open Source
4 4 (1.92%) Graphic Design
5 2 (0.96%) Social Media
5 2 (0.96%) iPhone
5 2 (0.96%) W3C
6 1 (0.48%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.48%) EPoS
6 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.48%) DTV
6 1 (0.48%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.21%) Linux
2 10 (4.81%) Windows
3 6 (2.88%) Android
4 5 (2.40%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.96%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.96%) MVC
2 48 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (15.38%) Web Design
4 30 (14.42%) OO
5 26 (12.50%) TDD
6 22 (10.58%) Responsive Web Design
7 18 (8.65%) E-Commerce
8 16 (7.69%) OOP
9 15 (7.21%) Web Development
10 12 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (5.29%) Migration
11 11 (5.29%) Configuration Management
12 9 (4.33%) Scrum
12 9 (4.33%) Software Engineering
12 9 (4.33%) Online Marketing
13 8 (3.85%) Unit Testing
13 8 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (3.85%) SEO
14 7 (3.37%) Content Management
15 6 (2.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 165 (79.33%) JavaScript
2 64 (30.77%) PHP
3 51 (24.52%) C#
4 48 (23.08%) Java
5 32 (15.38%) SQL
6 13 (6.25%) PHP5
7 9 (4.33%) Ruby
8 7 (3.37%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.37%) C++
9 4 (1.92%) VB
10 3 (1.44%) Python
10 3 (1.44%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.96%) VB6
11 2 (0.96%) PHP4
11 2 (0.96%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (2.40%) Degree
2 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.37%) WCAG
2 4 (1.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.96%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.96%) Puppet
2 2 (0.96%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (12.98%) Adobe
2 18 (8.65%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.65%) Zend
3 12 (5.77%) hybris
4 10 (4.81%) Google
5 5 (2.40%) Twitter
6 4 (1.92%) Oracle
6 4 (1.92%) Facebook
7 3 (1.44%) Perforce
7 3 (1.44%) Orchard
8 2 (0.96%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.96%) SAP
8 2 (0.96%) JBoss
8 2 (0.96%) Appcelerator
8 2 (0.96%) Splunk
9 1 (0.48%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.48%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.48%) Sybase
9 1 (0.48%) Telerik
9 1 (0.48%) Sony
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £150 to £170 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £neg on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago