The first table below looks at the demand for LESS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Maidenhead region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 24 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing LESS 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.81% 1.37% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £125 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 -
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 29 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 17.89% 39.73% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 3
Average daily rate £350 £266 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.45% -33.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
LESS
Berkshire

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing LESS 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 LESS.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) XML-RPC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) MooTools
1 1 (100.00%) WAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Balsamiq Mockups

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing LESS 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 LESS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (100.00%) CSS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Developer
1 1 (100.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) XML-RPC
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) MooTools
1 1 (100.00%) WAMP
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe