The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 112 124 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.70% 8.03% 7.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.73% 29.04% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 95 99
Average daily rate
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£278 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £376 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £64.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
CSS
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
472 427 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.25% 27.66% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 256 352
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 7
Average hourly rate £29.50 £45.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.44% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £41.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Leeds 0 87 £255 -3.31% 44
Bradford -5 5 £380 -1.93% 11
Huddersfield -3 3 £255 -7.27% 8
Halifax -7 2 - - 5
Ilkley - 1 £265 - 1
Castleford - - - -
Otley - - - - 2
Sowerby Bridge - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 8
Wetherby - - - - 1
CSS
Yorkshire

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 225 (94.94%) HTML
2 171 (72.15%) JavaScript
3 116 (48.95%) jQuery
4 70 (29.54%) HTML5
5 68 (28.69%) MVC
6 65 (27.43%) C#
7 61 (25.74%) .NET
8 60 (25.32%) CSS3
9 59 (24.89%) SQL Server
9 59 (24.89%) PHP
10 53 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (20.25%) Java
12 44 (18.57%) SQL
13 43 (18.14%) XHTML
14 42 (17.72%) ASP.NET
15 38 (16.03%) XML
15 38 (16.03%) Photoshop
16 35 (14.77%) Web Design
17 34 (14.35%) OO
18 31 (13.08%) MySQL
19 29 (12.24%) Adobe
20 27 (11.39%) Ajax
21 25 (10.55%) CMS
21 25 (10.55%) Spring
22 24 (10.13%) Responsive Web Design
23 23 (9.70%) TDD
23 23 (9.70%) Dreamweaver
24 22 (9.28%) Marketing
25 21 (8.86%) JSON
26 20 (8.44%) Web Development

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 25 (10.55%) CMS
2 16 (6.75%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.06%) Apache Solr
4 9 (3.80%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.38%) IIS
6 7 (2.95%) Apache
6 7 (2.95%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.69%) WordPress
7 4 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.27%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.84%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.84%) Drupal
9 2 (0.84%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.42%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.42%) Moodle
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (16.03%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.69%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.69%) MS Office
3 4 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (3.80%) Magento
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.42%) Force.com
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.69%) Intranet
1 4 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (24.89%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.08%) MySQL
3 13 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.95%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.53%) Star Schema
7 6 (2.53%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (2.53%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.69%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.27%) DB2
10 2 (0.84%) SQLite
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.84%) Big Data
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (9.70%) Dreamweaver
2 16 (6.75%) Visual Studio
3 12 (5.06%) Maven
4 10 (4.22%) Selenium
5 9 (3.80%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.95%) Subversion
7 6 (2.53%) JUnit
7 6 (2.53%) Hudson
8 5 (2.11%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.11%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.69%) NUnit
9 4 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.27%) Xcode
10 3 (1.27%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.84%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.84%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.84%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.84%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.84%) Bazaar
11 2 (0.84%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 22 (9.28%) Marketing
2 16 (6.75%) Finance
3 11 (4.64%) Advertising
4 7 (2.95%) Law
5 4 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.27%) Games
7 2 (0.84%) Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Retail
7 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Electronics
8 1 (0.42%) Publishing
8 1 (0.42%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 176 (74.26%) Developer
2 46 (19.41%) Web Developer
3 39 (16.46%) Designer
4 32 (13.50%) Web Designer
5 28 (11.81%) .NET Developer
5 28 (11.81%) Front-End Developer
6 27 (11.39%) PHP Developer
7 20 (8.44%) UI Developer
8 19 (8.02%) Java Developer
9 18 (7.59%) C# Developer
9 18 (7.59%) UI Programmer
10 12 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (4.22%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (3.80%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (3.38%) Senior Developer
14 7 (2.95%) .NET Web Developer
14 7 (2.95%) Head of Architecture
14 7 (2.95%) JavaScript Developer
14 7 (2.95%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (94.94%) HTML
2 116 (48.95%) jQuery
3 70 (29.54%) HTML5
4 61 (25.74%) .NET
5 60 (25.32%) CSS3
6 43 (18.14%) XHTML
7 42 (17.72%) ASP.NET
8 38 (16.03%) XML
9 27 (11.39%) Ajax
10 25 (10.55%) Spring
11 21 (8.86%) JSON
12 20 (8.44%) Flash
13 18 (7.59%) Sass
14 17 (7.17%) Symfony
14 17 (7.17%) Web Services
15 15 (6.33%) JSP
16 14 (5.91%) .NET Framework
16 14 (5.91%) Spring MVC
17 13 (5.49%) WCF
18 12 (5.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.33%) Mobile App
2 13 (5.49%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.53%) Graphic Design
4 2 (0.84%) iPhone
4 2 (0.84%) Open Source
4 2 (0.84%) Social Media
4 2 (0.84%) W3C
5 1 (0.42%) DTV
5 1 (0.42%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.42%) EPoS
5 1 (0.42%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.49%) Linux
2 9 (3.80%) Android
3 7 (2.95%) Windows
4 6 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (28.69%) MVC
2 53 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (14.77%) Web Design
4 34 (14.35%) OO
5 24 (10.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 23 (9.70%) TDD
7 20 (8.44%) Web Development
8 19 (8.02%) E-Commerce
9 17 (7.17%) OOP
10 15 (6.33%) Migration
11 14 (5.91%) Online Marketing
12 13 (5.49%) Unit Testing
13 12 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (4.64%) Configuration Management
14 11 (4.64%) Software Engineering
15 9 (3.80%) SOA
15 9 (3.80%) Technical Architecture
16 7 (2.95%) Integration Testing
16 7 (2.95%) SEO
16 7 (2.95%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 171 (72.15%) JavaScript
2 65 (27.43%) C#
3 59 (24.89%) PHP
4 48 (20.25%) Java
5 44 (18.57%) SQL
6 14 (5.91%) PHP5
7 8 (3.38%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.95%) Ruby
9 6 (2.53%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.11%) VB
10 5 (2.11%) C++
11 3 (1.27%) VB6
12 2 (0.84%) Scala
12 2 (0.84%) Python
12 2 (0.84%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (1.69%) Degree
2 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.95%) COBIT
2 6 (2.53%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (12.24%) Adobe
2 15 (6.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.33%) Zend
3 12 (5.06%) hybris
4 9 (3.80%) Oracle
5 3 (1.27%) Telerik
5 3 (1.27%) Orchard
5 3 (1.27%) Facebook
5 3 (1.27%) Twitter
5 3 (1.27%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.84%) Jaspersoft
6 2 (0.84%) Google
6 2 (0.84%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.84%) Appcelerator
6 2 (0.84%) SAP
6 2 (0.84%) JBoss
6 2 (0.84%) IBM
6 2 (0.84%) Perforce
7 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.42%) TIBCO
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