The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing CSS 15 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 9.09% 17.48% 11.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.23% 60.98% 32.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 9
Average daily rate £300 £275 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
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
78 41 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 47.27% 28.67% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 28
Average daily rate £300 £275 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 8
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 30 (100.00%) HTML
2 22 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 18 (60.00%) C#
4 16 (53.33%) .NET
4 16 (53.33%) jQuery
5 15 (50.00%) MVC
6 13 (43.33%) HTML5
6 13 (43.33%) CSS3
7 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 7 (23.33%) PHP
10 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (20.00%) User Experience
11 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 6 (20.00%) SQL
11 6 (20.00%) JSON
12 5 (16.67%) TDD
12 5 (16.67%) Sass
12 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
13 4 (13.33%) OO
13 4 (13.33%) MySQL
13 4 (13.33%) SAP
13 4 (13.33%) XML
13 4 (13.33%) WCF
14 3 (10.00%) Umbraco
14 3 (10.00%) Subversion
14 3 (10.00%) Web Services
14 3 (10.00%) Marketing

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) GIS
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
2 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# WCF Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Umbraco Developer
6 3 (10.00%) WCF Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Angular Developer
7 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 16 (53.33%) jQuery
3 13 (43.33%) CSS3
3 13 (43.33%) HTML5
4 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (20.00%) JSON
7 5 (16.67%) Sass
8 4 (13.33%) WCF
8 4 (13.33%) XML
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (10.00%) Backbone.js
9 3 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (10.00%) LESS
9 3 (10.00%) REST
9 3 (10.00%) Web Services
10 2 (6.67%) SOAP
10 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) MVC
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 5 (16.67%) TDD
4 4 (13.33%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.00%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) OOP
6 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
6 2 (6.67%) Workflow
7 1 (3.33%) BDD
7 1 (3.33%) Information Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.33%) Multivariate Testing
7 1 (3.33%) MVVM
7 1 (3.33%) Online Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.33%) Open Source
7 1 (3.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 18 (60.00%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) PHP
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) Java
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) Scala
7 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
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