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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing CSS 16 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 10.53% 11.38% 9.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.11% 22.89% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 11
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
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
38 83 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 25.00% 49.70% 37.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 21
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 14
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 39 (97.50%) HTML
2 31 (77.50%) C#
3 30 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 28 (70.00%) .NET
5 24 (60.00%) jQuery
6 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET
7 16 (40.00%) MVC
8 15 (37.50%) HTML5
9 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
10 11 (27.50%) SQL
11 10 (25.00%) WCF
11 10 (25.00%) CSS3
12 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (20.00%) PHP
13 8 (20.00%) Web Services
14 7 (17.50%) VB.NET
14 7 (17.50%) Ajax
15 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (12.50%) JSON
16 5 (12.50%) WPF
16 5 (12.50%) Oracle
16 5 (12.50%) IIS
16 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
17 4 (10.00%) XML
17 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
17 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
17 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
17 4 (10.00%) REST
17 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 5 (12.50%) IIS
2 3 (7.50%) CMS
3 2 (5.00%) Drupal
3 2 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Magento
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (2.50%) NSubstitute
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Publishing
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) C# Developer
3 15 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (22.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (22.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (20.00%) Web Developer
7 5 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 4 (10.00%) PHP Developer
9 3 (7.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Magento Developer
9 3 (7.50%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Programmer
11 1 (2.50%) Administrator
11 1 (2.50%) Web Designer
11 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
11 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
11 1 (2.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) HTML
2 28 (70.00%) .NET
3 24 (60.00%) jQuery
4 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (37.50%) HTML5
6 10 (25.00%) CSS3
6 10 (25.00%) WCF
7 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (20.00%) Web Services
9 7 (17.50%) Ajax
10 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (12.50%) JSON
11 5 (12.50%) WPF
12 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
12 4 (10.00%) XML
12 4 (10.00%) REST
12 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) MVC
2 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (7.50%) MVVM
4 3 (7.50%) UML
5 2 (5.00%) OO
5 2 (5.00%) CRM
5 2 (5.00%) Web Design
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.00%) Android Development
5 2 (5.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.50%) Scrum
6 1 (2.50%) TDD
6 1 (2.50%) Logistics
6 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.50%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) C#
2 30 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (27.50%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) PHP
5 7 (17.50%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.50%) XAML
7 2 (5.00%) PHP5
7 2 (5.00%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) VB
8 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Telerik
3 2 (5.00%) Zend
3 2 (5.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe
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