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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 11 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing CSS 13 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 11.21% 12.70% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.15% 23.76% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 6
Average daily rate
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£255 £244 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £350 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
- +30.11%
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
27 101 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 23.28% 53.44% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 38 25
Average daily rate £275 £260 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 30 (96.77%) HTML
2 22 (70.97%) C#
2 22 (70.97%) jQuery
3 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
4 19 (61.29%) .NET
5 15 (48.39%) HTML5
6 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
7 11 (35.48%) MVC
7 11 (35.48%) PHP
8 9 (29.03%) SQL
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.81%) WCF
10 7 (22.58%) MySQL
10 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (22.58%) CSS3
10 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (19.35%) Drupal
11 6 (19.35%) WordPress
11 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
12 5 (16.13%) Adobe
12 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
12 5 (16.13%) IIS
12 5 (16.13%) WPF
12 5 (16.13%) JSON
12 5 (16.13%) Ajax
13 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator
13 4 (12.90%) XML
13 4 (12.90%) REST
13 4 (12.90%) Adobe Creative Suite

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (19.35%) Drupal
1 6 (19.35%) WordPress
2 5 (16.13%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
2 4 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (12.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) NSubstitute
2 1 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (6.45%) Publishing
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) C# Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Web Developer
4 8 (25.81%) .NET Developer
4 8 (25.81%) PHP Developer
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (16.13%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (9.68%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Programmer
9 1 (3.23%) Administrator
9 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Web Designer
9 1 (3.23%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (3.23%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) HTML
2 22 (70.97%) jQuery
3 19 (61.29%) .NET
4 15 (48.39%) HTML5
5 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.81%) WCF
7 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (22.58%) CSS3
7 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (16.13%) JSON
8 5 (16.13%) WPF
8 5 (16.13%) Ajax
9 4 (12.90%) XML
9 4 (12.90%) REST
10 3 (9.68%) Silverlight
10 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
10 3 (9.68%) SOAP
10 3 (9.68%) Web Services
10 3 (9.68%) ADO.NET
10 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) MVC
2 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) UML
4 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.68%) MVVM
4 3 (9.68%) Content Management
5 2 (6.45%) Web Design
6 1 (3.23%) TDD
6 1 (3.23%) OOP
6 1 (3.23%) OO
6 1 (3.23%) SEO
6 1 (3.23%) Scrum
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Android Development
6 1 (3.23%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C#
2 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
3 11 (35.48%) PHP
4 9 (29.03%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.68%) XAML
5 3 (9.68%) PHP5
6 2 (6.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Adobe
2 3 (9.68%) Telerik
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Facebook
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter
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