The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 West Yorkshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 21 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 99 111 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.01% 7.23% 7.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.43% 31.62% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 82 101
Average daily rate
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£280 £270 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £344 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £33.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +78.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +32.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
462 351 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.07% 22.85% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 200 345
Average daily rate £325 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £355 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 9
Average hourly rate £9.00 £39.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.21% +113.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
CSS
Yorkshire

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 88 £275 +10.00% 50
Huddersfield -5 1 - - 6
Ilkley - - - - 5
Bradford - - - - 2
Castleford - - - -
Halifax - - - - 6
Otley - - - - 1
Pontefract - - - -
Pudsey - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 5
Wetherby - - - -
CSS
Yorkshire

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 224 (95.73%) HTML
2 183 (78.21%) JavaScript
3 114 (48.72%) jQuery
4 73 (31.20%) HTML5
5 69 (29.49%) PHP
6 63 (26.92%) CSS3
7 62 (26.50%) MVC
8 60 (25.64%) C#
9 57 (24.36%) .NET
10 53 (22.65%) Java
11 52 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 50 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
13 42 (17.95%) SQL
14 38 (16.24%) ASP.NET
15 36 (15.38%) XML
16 34 (14.53%) Photoshop
17 33 (14.10%) XHTML
17 33 (14.10%) Web Design
18 32 (13.68%) MySQL
19 31 (13.25%) OO
20 29 (12.39%) Adobe
21 26 (11.11%) TDD
21 26 (11.11%) Sass
22 25 (10.68%) Spring
23 24 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
24 23 (9.83%) Ajax
25 22 (9.40%) E-Commerce
26 19 (8.12%) CMS
26 19 (8.12%) Web Services
26 19 (8.12%) Symfony

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 19 (8.12%) CMS
2 15 (6.41%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.13%) Apache Solr
4 9 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.85%) IIS
5 8 (3.42%) WordPress
6 7 (2.99%) Apache
6 7 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.14%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.28%) Drupal
9 2 (0.85%) nginx
9 2 (0.85%) LiveCycle
9 2 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.43%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.43%) Moodle
10 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (14.53%) Photoshop
2 13 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (2.99%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.14%) MS Office
4 5 (2.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (5.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.43%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.70%) Internet
2 2 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.68%) MySQL
3 15 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.56%) Star Schema
6 4 (1.71%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.71%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.71%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.43%) DB2
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (7.26%) Dreamweaver
2 15 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 12 (5.13%) Maven
4 10 (4.27%) Selenium
5 8 (3.42%) JIRA
6 7 (2.99%) JUnit
6 7 (2.99%) TeamCity
6 7 (2.99%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.56%) Hudson
7 6 (2.56%) Subversion
8 5 (2.14%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.14%) PhoneGap
9 4 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.71%) NUnit
10 3 (1.28%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (0.85%) Behat
11 2 (0.85%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.85%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (7.69%) Finance
2 17 (7.26%) Marketing
3 10 (4.27%) Advertising
4 6 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.28%) Games
6 2 (0.85%) Banking
6 2 (0.85%) Retail
6 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Back Office
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 171 (73.08%) Developer
2 43 (18.38%) Web Developer
3 36 (15.38%) Designer
4 34 (14.53%) Front-End Developer
5 31 (13.25%) UI Developer
6 30 (12.82%) UI Programmer
7 27 (11.54%) Web Designer
8 25 (10.68%) PHP Developer
9 22 (9.40%) .NET Developer
10 21 (8.97%) Java Developer
11 14 (5.98%) C# Developer
12 12 (5.13%) Front-End Web Developer
13 10 (4.27%) Tester
14 8 (3.42%) Analyst
14 8 (3.42%) Software Developer
15 7 (2.99%) Senior Developer
15 7 (2.99%) JavaScript Developer
15 7 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
16 6 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
16 6 (2.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (95.73%) HTML
2 114 (48.72%) jQuery
3 73 (31.20%) HTML5
4 63 (26.92%) CSS3
5 57 (24.36%) .NET
6 38 (16.24%) ASP.NET
7 36 (15.38%) XML
8 33 (14.10%) XHTML
9 26 (11.11%) Sass
10 25 (10.68%) Spring
11 23 (9.83%) Ajax
12 19 (8.12%) Web Services
12 19 (8.12%) Symfony
13 17 (7.26%) JSP
13 17 (7.26%) .NET Framework
13 17 (7.26%) JSON
14 15 (6.41%) J2EE
15 14 (5.98%) Spring MVC
15 14 (5.98%) Flash
16 12 (5.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.13%) Mobile App
2 11 (4.70%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.56%) Graphic Design
4 4 (1.71%) Open Source
5 2 (0.85%) Social Media
5 2 (0.85%) iPhone
5 2 (0.85%) W3C
6 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.43%) EPoS
6 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.43%) DTV
6 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.43%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.84%) Linux
2 11 (4.70%) Windows
3 6 (2.56%) Android
4 5 (2.14%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (26.50%) MVC
2 50 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (14.10%) Web Design
4 31 (13.25%) OO
5 26 (11.11%) TDD
6 24 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 22 (9.40%) E-Commerce
8 17 (7.26%) OOP
8 17 (7.26%) Web Development
9 12 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (5.13%) Migration
9 12 (5.13%) Configuration Management
10 11 (4.70%) Unit Testing
11 10 (4.27%) Software Engineering
12 9 (3.85%) Online Marketing
12 9 (3.85%) Scrum
12 9 (3.85%) SEO
13 8 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (2.99%) Content Management
15 6 (2.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 183 (78.21%) JavaScript
2 69 (29.49%) PHP
3 60 (25.64%) C#
4 53 (22.65%) Java
5 42 (17.95%) SQL
6 15 (6.41%) PHP5
7 9 (3.85%) Ruby
8 8 (3.42%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.99%) C++
10 5 (2.14%) VB
11 3 (1.28%) Python
11 3 (1.28%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.28%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.85%) PHP4
12 2 (0.85%) VB6
12 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.85%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.43%) VBA
13 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 6 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.99%) WCAG
2 4 (1.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.85%) HAProxy
2 2 (0.85%) Puppet
2 2 (0.85%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 29 (12.39%) Adobe
2 19 (8.12%) Zend
3 18 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.13%) hybris
5 10 (4.27%) Google
6 8 (3.42%) Oracle
7 5 (2.14%) Twitter
8 4 (1.71%) Facebook
9 3 (1.28%) Perforce
9 3 (1.28%) Orchard
10 2 (0.85%) Splunk
10 2 (0.85%) Appcelerator
10 2 (0.85%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.85%) Telerik
10 2 (0.85%) SAP
10 2 (0.85%) JBoss
11 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.43%) Sony
11 1 (0.43%) Sybase
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £150 to £170 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £neg on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago