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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 11 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 10 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 7.52% 11.11% 11.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.39% 38.78% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 8
Average daily rate
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£278 £270 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £209 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £363 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
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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
41 49 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 30.83% 28.65% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 16
Average daily rate £280 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015, 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 20 (86.96%) HTML
1 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
2 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) C#
3 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
4 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
5 12 (52.17%) MVC
6 11 (47.83%) VB.NET
7 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (34.78%) jQuery
8 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
9 7 (30.43%) WinForms
9 7 (30.43%) SQL
9 7 (30.43%) WCF
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (26.09%) CSS3
10 6 (26.09%) VB
10 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
11 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
12 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (17.39%) Retail
12 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (17.39%) Ajax
12 4 (17.39%) WPF
12 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 4 (17.39%) HTML5
12 4 (17.39%) Finance
12 4 (17.39%) Windows

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (13.04%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) Drupal
3 1 (4.35%) WordPress
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
2 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) NUnit
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) .NET Developer
3 7 (30.43%) C# Developer
3 7 (30.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (26.09%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Web Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Applications Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (8.70%) VB6 Developer
7 2 (8.70%) VB Developer
7 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (4.35%) PHP Magento Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Magento Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 18 (78.26%) .NET
3 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
4 8 (34.78%) jQuery
5 7 (30.43%) WinForms
5 7 (30.43%) WCF
6 6 (26.09%) CSS3
7 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
8 4 (17.39%) WPF
8 4 (17.39%) HTML5
8 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 4 (17.39%) Ajax
8 4 (17.39%) Web Services
9 3 (13.04%) XML
9 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (4.35%) RESTful
11 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) EPoS
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) MVC
2 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
2 18 (78.26%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) VB.NET
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) VB
6 3 (13.04%) VB6
7 2 (8.70%) VBA
7 2 (8.70%) Java
8 1 (4.35%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
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