The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 9 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 41 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.07% 8.92% 5.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.57% 19.18% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 13
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 5 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
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
92 146 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 33.82% 46.50% 34.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 61 42
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £210 £231
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 15 10 25
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
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 Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Leicestershire region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Leicestershire region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +7 16 £315 +21.15% 18
Loughborough - 3 £325 - 2
Hinckley -2 1 - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
Lutterworth - - - - 1
CSS
East Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 82 (95.35%) HTML
2 67 (77.91%) JavaScript
3 54 (62.79%) jQuery
4 45 (52.33%) HTML5
5 42 (48.84%) C#
6 41 (47.67%) .NET
7 35 (40.70%) CSS3
8 28 (32.56%) MVC
9 27 (31.40%) ASP.NET
10 24 (27.91%) PHP
11 18 (20.93%) SQL Server
12 16 (18.60%) SQL
12 16 (18.60%) MySQL
13 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (15.12%) Ajax
15 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (12.79%) E-Commerce
16 11 (12.79%) Responsive Web Design
16 11 (12.79%) Mobile App
16 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 10 (11.63%) OO
17 10 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (11.63%) WCF
18 9 (10.47%) Zend
18 9 (10.47%) VB.NET
18 9 (10.47%) Web Services
18 9 (10.47%) XML
19 8 (9.30%) Git (software)
19 8 (9.30%) JSON
20 7 (8.14%) OOP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (5.81%) IIS
2 4 (4.65%) CMS
2 4 (4.65%) Drupal
2 4 (4.65%) WordPress
2 4 (4.65%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (1.16%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (1.16%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.16%) Apache
3 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Magento
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Internet
2 2 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.60%) MySQL
3 10 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (2.33%) Maven
4 1 (1.16%) JIRA
4 1 (1.16%) NUnit
4 1 (1.16%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.16%) Moq
4 1 (1.16%) NSubstitute
4 1 (1.16%) JUnit
General
1 5 (5.81%) Retail
2 3 (3.49%) Marketing
3 2 (2.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 82 (95.35%) Developer
2 26 (30.23%) .NET Developer
2 26 (30.23%) C# Developer
3 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET Developer
3 17 (19.77%) Front-End Developer
3 17 (19.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (18.60%) Web Developer
5 15 (17.44%) PHP Developer
5 15 (17.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Front-End Web Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Designer
8 5 (5.81%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Magento Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.49%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Digital Designer
10 3 (3.49%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (3.49%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (95.35%) HTML
2 54 (62.79%) jQuery
3 45 (52.33%) HTML5
4 41 (47.67%) .NET
5 35 (40.70%) CSS3
6 27 (31.40%) ASP.NET
7 13 (15.12%) Ajax
8 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (11.63%) WCF
11 9 (10.47%) Web Services
11 9 (10.47%) XML
12 8 (9.30%) JSON
13 7 (8.14%) XHTML
14 6 (6.98%) .NET Framework
14 6 (6.98%) Zend Framework
15 5 (5.81%) WPF
15 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 4 (4.65%) REST
16 4 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.65%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.49%) User Experience
4 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.16%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.65%) Android
3 3 (3.49%) Windows
3 3 (3.49%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.16%) UNIX
4 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.56%) MVC
2 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.79%) E-Commerce
3 11 (12.79%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (11.63%) OO
5 7 (8.14%) OOP
5 7 (8.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
6 5 (5.81%) TDD
6 5 (5.81%) Scrum
7 3 (3.49%) Web Design
7 3 (3.49%) UML
7 3 (3.49%) CRM
7 3 (3.49%) MVVM
8 2 (2.33%) B2C
8 2 (2.33%) SEO
8 2 (2.33%) Logistics
9 1 (1.16%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.16%) Content Management
9 1 (1.16%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 67 (77.91%) JavaScript
2 42 (48.84%) C#
3 24 (27.91%) PHP
4 16 (18.60%) SQL
5 9 (10.47%) VB.NET
6 6 (6.98%) Java
6 6 (6.98%) PHP5
7 3 (3.49%) XAML
8 2 (2.33%) VB
9 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (1.16%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (10.47%) Zend
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle
3 5 (5.81%) Twitter
4 4 (4.65%) Facebook
4 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.65%) Telerik
4 4 (4.65%) Google
5 3 (3.49%) SAP
5 3 (3.49%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.33%) Adobe
7 1 (1.16%) hybris
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