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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing CSS 165 126 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.41% 7.04% 6.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.55% 22.78% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 86 42
Average daily rate
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£335 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.71% -8.57%
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
578 553 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.44% 30.88% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 384 230
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +22.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -1 123 £340 +13.33% 53
Bradford -3 18 £293 -5.64% 8
Huddersfield +6 6 £175 -30.00% 6
Wakefield +3 3 £225 -18.18% 8
Halifax +1 1 £285 -18.57% 6
Pontefract - 1 - -
Batley - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - - 4
Hebden Bridge - - - -
Castleford - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Keighley - - - - 1
Otley - - - -
CSS
Yorkshire

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 286 (94.70%) HTML
2 235 (77.81%) JavaScript
3 151 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (38.08%) jQuery
5 103 (34.11%) C#
6 101 (33.44%) MVC
7 97 (32.12%) .NET
8 86 (28.48%) Java
9 82 (27.15%) ASP.NET
10 70 (23.18%) SQL Server
11 66 (21.85%) CSS3
12 64 (21.19%) HTML5
12 64 (21.19%) SQL
13 57 (18.87%) TDD
14 51 (16.89%) PHP
15 47 (15.56%) XML
16 46 (15.23%) Web Design
17 43 (14.24%) Web Services
18 39 (12.91%) Git (software)
18 39 (12.91%) ASP.NET MVC
19 36 (11.92%) CMS
20 35 (11.59%) User Experience
21 34 (11.26%) Web Development
22 32 (10.60%) AngularJS
23 31 (10.26%) JSON
24 30 (9.93%) MySQL
24 30 (9.93%) OO
24 30 (9.93%) .NET Framework
24 30 (9.93%) Sass
25 29 (9.60%) Responsive Web Design

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (11.92%) CMS
2 25 (8.28%) Node.js
3 24 (7.95%) SharePoint
4 18 (5.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (3.97%) Cloud Foundry
6 9 (2.98%) Apache Solr
7 8 (2.65%) Umbraco
7 8 (2.65%) Adobe CQ
8 7 (2.32%) Apache
9 6 (1.99%) IIS
9 6 (1.99%) Moodle
10 5 (1.66%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (1.32%) Drupal
12 3 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.99%) Kentico
12 3 (0.99%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.99%) JBoss
12 3 (0.99%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.66%) WordPress
13 2 (0.66%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 17 (5.63%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.66%) MS Office
4 1 (0.33%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Magento
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.64%) Office 365
2 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.33%) SaaS
3 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.30%) Intranet
2 13 (4.30%) HTTP
3 4 (1.32%) Internet
4 2 (0.66%) Firewall
4 2 (0.66%) LDAP
5 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (23.18%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.93%) MySQL
3 19 (6.29%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.97%) NoSQL
5 13 (4.30%) MongoDB
6 12 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.66%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.33%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.33%) DB2
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 39 (12.91%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (7.62%) Visual Studio
4 22 (7.28%) Subversion
5 16 (5.30%) NUnit
6 15 (4.97%) Cucumber
7 13 (4.30%) Selenium
7 13 (4.30%) Rhino Mocks
8 12 (3.97%) TeamCity
8 12 (3.97%) IntelliJ
8 12 (3.97%) Capybara
9 8 (2.65%) JUnit
10 7 (2.32%) PHPUnit
11 6 (1.99%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.99%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.66%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.32%) JMeter
13 4 (1.32%) JProfiler
13 4 (1.32%) Hudson
14 3 (0.99%) Grunt
General
1 12 (3.97%) Finance
2 6 (1.99%) Games
2 6 (1.99%) Telecoms
2 6 (1.99%) Marketing
3 3 (0.99%) Back Office
4 2 (0.66%) Retail
4 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.33%) Advertising
5 1 (0.33%) Local Government
5 1 (0.33%) Electronics
5 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 256 (84.77%) Developer
2 46 (15.23%) .NET Developer
3 41 (13.58%) Front-End Developer
4 35 (11.59%) Web Developer
5 31 (10.26%) Java Developer
6 23 (7.62%) C# Developer
7 22 (7.28%) PHP Developer
7 22 (7.28%) JavaScript Developer
7 22 (7.28%) Designer
8 19 (6.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (5.96%) SharePoint Developer
10 17 (5.63%) UX Designer
11 16 (5.30%) Lead Developer
12 14 (4.64%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (4.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (3.97%) Ruby Developer
14 10 (3.31%) UI Developer
14 10 (3.31%) UI Programmer
15 9 (2.98%) Lead Java Developer
15 9 (2.98%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (94.70%) HTML
2 115 (38.08%) jQuery
3 97 (32.12%) .NET
4 82 (27.15%) ASP.NET
5 66 (21.85%) CSS3
6 64 (21.19%) HTML5
7 47 (15.56%) XML
8 43 (14.24%) Web Services
9 39 (12.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (10.60%) AngularJS
11 31 (10.26%) JSON
12 30 (9.93%) .NET Framework
12 30 (9.93%) Sass
13 28 (9.27%) WCF
14 25 (8.28%) Entity Framework
15 24 (7.95%) Ajax
16 21 (6.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 20 (6.62%) Spring
18 18 (5.96%) Hibernate
19 17 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.59%) User Experience
2 23 (7.62%) Open Source
3 6 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.99%) NHS
3 6 (1.99%) E-Learning
4 5 (1.66%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.66%) Video Editing
4 5 (1.66%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.32%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (1.32%) Chemistry
5 4 (1.32%) Ontologies
6 3 (0.99%) RIA
6 3 (0.99%) W3C
7 2 (0.66%) Smartcard
7 2 (0.66%) PKI
7 2 (0.66%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.66%) FMCG
8 1 (0.33%) iPhone
8 1 (0.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.94%) Linux
2 17 (5.63%) Mac OS X
2 17 (5.63%) UNIX
3 12 (3.97%) Android
4 8 (2.65%) Windows
5 5 (1.66%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.66%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (33.44%) MVC
3 57 (18.87%) TDD
4 46 (15.23%) Web Design
5 34 (11.26%) Web Development
6 30 (9.93%) OO
7 29 (9.60%) Responsive Web Design
7 29 (9.60%) Mentoring
8 24 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (7.62%) Pair Programming
10 22 (7.28%) Scrum
11 21 (6.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (6.62%) Web Application Development
13 18 (5.96%) Unit Testing
14 17 (5.63%) Configuration Management
15 15 (4.97%) OOP
16 14 (4.64%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (4.64%) Enterprise Architecture
16 14 (4.64%) Rapid Prototyping
17 13 (4.30%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 235 (77.81%) JavaScript
2 103 (34.11%) C#
3 86 (28.48%) Java
4 64 (21.19%) SQL
5 51 (16.89%) PHP
6 21 (6.95%) Ruby
7 12 (3.97%) Python
8 10 (3.31%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.32%) SPARQL
10 3 (0.99%) PHP5
11 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.66%) Perl
12 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.33%) C
12 1 (0.33%) C++
12 1 (0.33%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.33%) XAML
12 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.33%) LotusScript
12 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (4.30%) Degree
2 12 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 4 (1.32%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.32%) ISEB
4 3 (0.99%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.62%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (3.97%) Graylog
2 2 (0.66%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 29 (9.60%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.64%) VMware
3 12 (3.97%) hybris
3 12 (3.97%) Akamai
3 12 (3.97%) New Relic
4 11 (3.64%) Adobe
5 7 (2.32%) Oracle
6 5 (1.66%) Zend
6 5 (1.66%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.99%) Twitter
8 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.66%) Splunk
8 2 (0.66%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.66%) Cisco
9 1 (0.33%) IBM
9 1 (0.33%) Lotus
9 1 (0.33%) Google
9 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.33%) Xamarin
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