The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank - 32 -
Contract jobs citing LESS 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 1.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £263 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £323 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.62% +17.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Warwickshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
109 88 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 29.46% 33.72% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 54 20
Average daily rate £325 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Average hourly rate £23.00 £26.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.20% -29.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £26.50 £28.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £26.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

LESS
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

LESS Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

LESS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Regular Expression
1 3 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) Grunt
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Regular Expression
1 3 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP