The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 7 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing CSS 28 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 21.71% 9.38% 12.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.44% 19.35% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 11
Median daily rate £363 £325 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +41.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £216 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £480 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -24.81%
CSS
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
63 62 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 48.84% 48.44% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 21
Median daily rate £363 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.15% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Leicester region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Leicester region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for CSS.

1 47 (100.00%) HTML
2 36 (76.60%) JavaScript
3 27 (57.45%) jQuery
4 22 (46.81%) .NET
4 22 (46.81%) C#
5 21 (44.68%) ASP.NET
5 21 (44.68%) HTML5
6 19 (40.43%) User Experience
7 16 (34.04%) XML
8 15 (31.91%) Ajax
8 15 (31.91%) Web Development
9 14 (29.79%) XSLT
10 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
10 13 (27.66%) MVC
11 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (23.40%) CSS3
13 10 (21.28%) SQL
13 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
13 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
14 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (19.15%) Wireframes
15 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
15 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (17.02%) SOAP
16 7 (14.89%) Web Services
16 7 (14.89%) XSD
16 7 (14.89%) Photoshop
16 7 (14.89%) XHTML

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) CMS
1 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.13%) InDesign
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (6.38%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) Grunt
2 5 (10.64%) gulp
3 4 (8.51%) Artifactory
3 4 (8.51%) Bower
4 3 (6.38%) Axure RP
4 3 (6.38%) Selenium
5 2 (4.26%) git-flow
5 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.13%) NUnit
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Advertising
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (23.40%) .NET Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Designer
4 9 (19.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (19.15%) C# Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 8 (17.02%) UX Designer
6 7 (14.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (14.89%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (14.89%) HTML Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Senior SQL Server Developer
6 7 (14.89%) SQL Developer
6 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) HTML
2 27 (57.45%) jQuery
3 22 (46.81%) .NET
4 21 (44.68%) ASP.NET
4 21 (44.68%) HTML5
5 16 (34.04%) XML
6 15 (31.91%) Ajax
7 14 (29.79%) XSLT
8 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (23.40%) CSS3
10 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
10 8 (17.02%) SOAP
11 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
11 7 (14.89%) Web Services
11 7 (14.89%) XHTML
11 7 (14.89%) XSD
12 6 (12.77%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (12.77%) React
13 5 (10.64%) Backbone.js
13 5 (10.64%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) User Experience
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Android
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Web Development
2 13 (27.66%) MVC
3 9 (19.15%) Wireframes
4 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.89%) Prototyping
6 5 (10.64%) Scrum
6 5 (10.64%) User Stories
7 4 (8.51%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 4 (8.51%) Front End Development
7 4 (8.51%) TDD
8 3 (6.38%) Analytics
8 3 (6.38%) BDD
8 3 (6.38%) Data Analytics
8 3 (6.38%) Information Architecture
9 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.13%) Asynchronous Programming
10 1 (2.13%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) JavaScript
2 22 (46.81%) C#
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.51%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
1 1 (2.13%) MCSD
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Adobe
2 3 (6.38%) ClickTale
2 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore