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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 21 22 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Contract jobs citing CSS 135 98 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.01% 6.45% 4.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.84% 21.68% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 66 33
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £238 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £373 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -6.77%
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
485 452 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.77% 29.76% 25.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 267 213
Average daily rate £340 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £385 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £175.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.14% +713.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £175.00 £4.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +1 108 £350 +16.66% 63
Bradford -1 14 - - 3
Huddersfield +2 4 £250 -9.09% 9
Halifax -3 1 £363 +20.83% 4
Castleford - - - - 1
Dewsbury - - - -
Mirfield - - - -
Otley - - - - 2
Wakefield - - - - 5
Wetherby - - - -
CSS
Yorkshire

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 262 (95.62%) HTML
2 185 (67.52%) JavaScript
3 118 (43.07%) jQuery
4 107 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (37.96%) MVC
6 100 (36.50%) C#
7 93 (33.94%) .NET
8 78 (28.47%) ASP.NET
9 66 (24.09%) SQL Server
10 62 (22.63%) SQL
11 61 (22.26%) HTML5
12 60 (21.90%) CSS3
13 52 (18.98%) Java
14 45 (16.42%) JSON
15 44 (16.06%) XML
16 42 (15.33%) User Experience
17 39 (14.23%) Web Services
18 37 (13.50%) TDD
19 36 (13.14%) CMS
20 35 (12.77%) MySQL
21 32 (11.68%) PHP
22 31 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
22 31 (11.31%) WCF
22 31 (11.31%) Web Development
23 30 (10.95%) Web Design
24 28 (10.22%) Subversion
24 28 (10.22%) Team Foundation Server
24 28 (10.22%) Mentoring
25 27 (9.85%) ASP.NET MVC
25 27 (9.85%) Photoshop

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 36 (13.14%) CMS
2 21 (7.66%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (3.65%) Apache Solr
4 10 (3.65%) Umbraco
5 8 (2.92%) Apache
5 8 (2.92%) Adobe CQ
6 7 (2.55%) Kentico
7 5 (1.82%) Node.js
7 5 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.09%) Drupal
9 2 (0.73%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.73%) WordPress
9 2 (0.73%) Moodle
9 2 (0.73%) IIS
9 2 (0.73%) JBoss
9 2 (0.73%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.73%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (9.85%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.73%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.73%) InDesign
4 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.09%) Magento
3 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.38%) Office 365
2 4 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.73%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.36%) Heroku
5 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.74%) Intranet
2 3 (1.09%) HTTP
3 2 (0.73%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (24.09%) SQL Server
2 35 (12.77%) MySQL
3 21 (7.66%) NoSQL
4 20 (7.30%) MongoDB
5 16 (5.84%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.55%) RavenDB
8 7 (2.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (2.55%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.82%) SQLite
11 3 (1.09%) Big Data
11 3 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.73%) Pentaho
12 2 (0.73%) QlikView
12 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (10.22%) Subversion
1 28 (10.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (8.39%) Git (software)
3 18 (6.57%) Visual Studio
4 13 (4.74%) Dreamweaver
4 13 (4.74%) NUnit
5 12 (4.38%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (4.38%) Selenium
6 7 (2.55%) JUnit
7 6 (2.19%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.19%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.19%) PHPUnit
8 5 (1.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 5 (1.82%) LLBLGen Pro
8 5 (1.82%) Xcode
9 4 (1.46%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.46%) Hudson
9 4 (1.46%) JProfiler
9 4 (1.46%) Bazaar
9 4 (1.46%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (3.65%) Finance
2 9 (3.28%) Law
3 7 (2.55%) Marketing
4 4 (1.46%) Advertising
4 4 (1.46%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.09%) Games
5 3 (1.09%) Back Office
5 3 (1.09%) Retail
6 1 (0.36%) Legal
6 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Local Government
6 1 (0.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 211 (77.01%) Developer
2 49 (17.88%) .NET Developer
3 41 (14.96%) Web Developer
4 35 (12.77%) Front-End Developer
5 33 (12.04%) Designer
6 23 (8.39%) Java Developer
7 20 (7.30%) C# Developer
8 18 (6.57%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (6.20%) UX Designer
10 16 (5.84%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (5.84%) UI Developer
10 16 (5.84%) SharePoint Developer
11 15 (5.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (5.47%) Web Designer
11 15 (5.47%) Lead Developer
11 15 (5.47%) UI Programmer
12 14 (5.11%) PHP Developer
13 11 (4.01%) .NET Web Developer
14 9 (3.28%) C# Web Developer
15 8 (2.92%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (95.62%) HTML
2 118 (43.07%) jQuery
3 93 (33.94%) .NET
4 78 (28.47%) ASP.NET
5 61 (22.26%) HTML5
6 60 (21.90%) CSS3
7 45 (16.42%) JSON
8 44 (16.06%) XML
9 39 (14.23%) Web Services
10 31 (11.31%) WCF
11 27 (9.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (9.49%) XHTML
13 25 (9.12%) .NET Framework
14 24 (8.76%) Ajax
15 20 (7.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 19 (6.93%) REST
17 18 (6.57%) NHibernate
18 17 (6.20%) Spring
18 17 (6.20%) AngularJS
18 17 (6.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.33%) User Experience
2 17 (6.20%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.55%) Open Source
4 6 (2.19%) W3C
4 6 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.82%) NHS
5 5 (1.82%) iPhone
6 4 (1.46%) Chemistry
6 4 (1.46%) Ontologies
6 4 (1.46%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.09%) FMCG
8 2 (0.73%) Video Editing
8 2 (0.73%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.73%) PKI
8 2 (0.73%) Online Games
8 2 (0.73%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.73%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.73%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.66%) Android
2 13 (4.74%) Linux
3 10 (3.65%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.92%) Windows
5 5 (1.82%) UNIX
5 5 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (1.46%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.73%) CentOS
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (37.96%) MVC
3 37 (13.50%) TDD
4 31 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (11.31%) Web Development
5 30 (10.95%) Web Design
6 28 (10.22%) Mentoring
7 23 (8.39%) Unit Testing
8 20 (7.30%) Web Application Development
8 20 (7.30%) Enterprise Architecture
8 20 (7.30%) OO
9 17 (6.20%) Scrum
10 15 (5.47%) Rapid Prototyping
11 14 (5.11%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (4.74%) Android Development
13 11 (4.01%) SOA
13 11 (4.01%) Software Engineering
14 10 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 185 (67.52%) JavaScript
2 100 (36.50%) C#
3 62 (22.63%) SQL
4 52 (18.98%) Java
5 32 (11.68%) PHP
6 14 (5.11%) Python
7 10 (3.65%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.19%) Ruby
9 4 (1.46%) SPARQL
9 4 (1.46%) PHP5
9 4 (1.46%) Perl
10 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.73%) C
10 2 (0.73%) Scala
11 1 (0.36%) C++
11 1 (0.36%) VB
11 1 (0.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (4.01%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.73%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.73%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.73%) BC Cleared
2 2 (0.73%) ISEB
2 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.38%) QA
2 7 (2.55%) COBIT
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 25 (9.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.47%) Adobe
3 14 (5.11%) Oracle
4 12 (4.38%) hybris
5 7 (2.55%) Xamarin
6 6 (2.19%) Zend
6 6 (2.19%) Appcelerator
7 5 (1.82%) Sencha
7 5 (1.82%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.09%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (0.73%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.73%) Cisco
9 2 (0.73%) Splunk
10 1 (0.36%) Twitter
10 1 (0.36%) RedDot
10 1 (0.36%) IBM
10 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.36%) Telerik
10 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
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