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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 16 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 10.96% 10.88% 7.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.11% 22.34% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 9
Average daily rate
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£315 £260 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -13.33%
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 £34.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +15.83%
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 94 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 26.03% 48.70% 38.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 25
Average daily rate £320 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £210 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 21
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 £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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
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 19 September 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 29 (72.50%) .NET
5 24 (60.00%) jQuery
6 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
7 17 (42.50%) MVC
8 15 (37.50%) HTML5
9 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (30.00%) SQL
11 10 (25.00%) CSS3
11 10 (25.00%) WCF
11 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (22.50%) PHP
13 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (17.50%) VB.NET
14 7 (17.50%) Web Services
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%) E-Commerce
16 5 (12.50%) Oracle
16 5 (12.50%) IIS
17 4 (10.00%) XML
17 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
17 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
17 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 4 (10.00%) REST

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
4 1 (2.50%) ExpressionEngine
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
3 3 (7.50%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Blend
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) NSubstitute
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Publishing
1 2 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Local Government
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) C# Developer
3 16 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (22.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (22.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Web Developer
7 5 (12.50%) PHP Developer
7 5 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Magento Developer
9 3 (7.50%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (7.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Programmer
11 1 (2.50%) Web Engineer
11 1 (2.50%) Designer
11 1 (2.50%) Front-End Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Administrator
11 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) HTML
2 29 (72.50%) .NET
3 24 (60.00%) jQuery
4 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
5 15 (37.50%) HTML5
6 10 (25.00%) CSS3
6 10 (25.00%) WCF
6 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (17.50%) Web Services
7 7 (17.50%) Ajax
8 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (12.50%) JSON
9 5 (12.50%) WPF
10 4 (10.00%) XML
10 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (10.00%) REST
11 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) MVC
2 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.50%) MVVM
5 3 (7.50%) OO
5 3 (7.50%) UML
6 2 (5.00%) Web Design
6 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (2.50%) Android Development
7 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.50%) OOP
7 1 (2.50%) E-business
7 1 (2.50%) Scrum
7 1 (2.50%) TDD
7 1 (2.50%) Logistics
7 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) C#
2 30 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.00%) SQL
4 9 (22.50%) PHP
5 7 (17.50%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.50%) PHP5
6 3 (7.50%) XAML
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%) SAP
3 2 (5.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (5.00%) Zend
4 1 (2.50%) Facebook
4 1 (2.50%) Twitter
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe
Leicester
OHO Group
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 24 days ago