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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 130 116 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.91% 7.85% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.21% 28.02% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 89 70
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £373 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £24.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.08% +32.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +15.83%
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
496 414 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.19% 28.03% 30.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 262 294
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £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 3 14 8
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +143.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +4 95 £275 +3.77% 70
Bradford +2 10 £350 -11.39% 11
Huddersfield 0 4 £240 -12.72% 7
Ilkley - 1 £265 - 2
Castleford - - - - 1
Otley - - - - 2
Sowerby Bridge - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 7
Wetherby - - - - 3
CSS
Yorkshire

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 239 (95.22%) HTML
2 175 (69.72%) JavaScript
3 118 (47.01%) jQuery
4 79 (31.47%) C#
5 77 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (29.48%) .NET
6 74 (29.48%) MVC
7 69 (27.49%) HTML5
8 60 (23.90%) SQL Server
9 59 (23.51%) CSS3
10 54 (21.51%) ASP.NET
11 53 (21.12%) PHP
12 52 (20.72%) XHTML
13 50 (19.92%) SQL
14 45 (17.93%) Photoshop
15 41 (16.33%) XML
16 37 (14.74%) CMS
16 37 (14.74%) Java
17 33 (13.15%) Web Design
18 32 (12.75%) Adobe
18 32 (12.75%) MySQL
19 31 (12.35%) OO
20 28 (11.16%) Dreamweaver
21 26 (10.36%) Ajax
22 25 (9.96%) Web Services
23 24 (9.56%) Flash
23 24 (9.56%) Marketing
24 23 (9.16%) WCF
25 22 (8.76%) TDD
26 21 (8.37%) E-Commerce

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 37 (14.74%) CMS
2 17 (6.77%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.59%) Apache Solr
4 7 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (2.79%) Apache
5 5 (1.99%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.59%) IIS
6 4 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.59%) WordPress
6 4 (1.59%) Kentico
6 4 (1.59%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (1.20%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.80%) Drupal
8 2 (0.80%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.40%) Node.js
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.40%) Moodle
Applications
1 45 (17.93%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.59%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.59%) MS Office
3 4 (1.59%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.40%) InDesign
4 1 (0.40%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (3.19%) Magento
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (0.80%) Amazon S3
1 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.40%) Heroku
2 1 (0.40%) Force.com
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.59%) Intranet
1 4 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (23.90%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.75%) MySQL
3 14 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (3.98%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.98%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.19%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.39%) Star Schema
7 6 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.99%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.59%) SQLite
9 4 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.59%) RavenDB
10 3 (1.20%) Big Data
10 3 (1.20%) DB2
11 2 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (11.16%) Dreamweaver
2 17 (6.77%) Visual Studio
3 15 (5.98%) Subversion
4 14 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (5.18%) Git (software)
6 8 (3.19%) Maven
6 8 (3.19%) Selenium
7 6 (2.39%) JUnit
7 6 (2.39%) Xcode
7 6 (2.39%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (1.59%) Hudson
8 4 (1.59%) LLBLGen Pro
9 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.20%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.20%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.80%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.80%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.80%) Grunt
10 2 (0.80%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.80%) Bazaar
General
1 24 (9.56%) Marketing
2 17 (6.77%) Finance
3 13 (5.18%) Advertising
4 9 (3.59%) Law
5 5 (1.99%) Games
6 3 (1.20%) Banking
7 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.80%) Retail
8 1 (0.40%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 181 (72.11%) Developer
2 48 (19.12%) Web Developer
3 47 (18.73%) Designer
4 40 (15.94%) Web Designer
5 34 (13.55%) .NET Developer
6 33 (13.15%) Front-End Developer
7 20 (7.97%) C# Developer
7 20 (7.97%) PHP Developer
8 15 (5.98%) UI Developer
8 15 (5.98%) Java Developer
9 14 (5.58%) UI Programmer
9 14 (5.58%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (4.38%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (3.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (3.59%) Software Developer
13 8 (3.19%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.19%) .NET Web Developer
13 8 (3.19%) C# Web Developer
14 7 (2.79%) Mobile Developer
14 7 (2.79%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (95.22%) HTML
2 118 (47.01%) jQuery
3 74 (29.48%) .NET
4 69 (27.49%) HTML5
5 59 (23.51%) CSS3
6 54 (21.51%) ASP.NET
7 52 (20.72%) XHTML
8 41 (16.33%) XML
9 26 (10.36%) Ajax
10 25 (9.96%) Web Services
11 24 (9.56%) Flash
12 23 (9.16%) WCF
13 20 (7.97%) JSON
14 18 (7.17%) Spring
15 15 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (5.98%) REST
15 15 (5.98%) .NET Framework
16 14 (5.58%) Sass
17 12 (4.78%) JSP
18 11 (4.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.77%) User Experience
2 16 (6.37%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.38%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.39%) Graphic Design
5 6 (2.39%) iPhone
5 6 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.59%) W3C
7 3 (1.20%) Open Source
8 2 (0.80%) IVR
8 2 (0.80%) Online Games
8 2 (0.80%) Social Media
9 1 (0.40%) Blog
9 1 (0.40%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.40%) EPoS
9 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.77%) Android
2 14 (5.58%) Linux
3 10 (3.98%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.59%) Windows
5 4 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (1.59%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.80%) UNIX
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (29.48%) MVC
3 33 (13.15%) Web Design
4 31 (12.35%) OO
5 22 (8.76%) TDD
6 21 (8.37%) E-Commerce
6 21 (8.37%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (7.57%) Web Development
7 19 (7.57%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (7.17%) Migration
9 17 (6.77%) Online Marketing
10 14 (5.58%) OOP
10 14 (5.58%) Mentoring
11 12 (4.78%) Unit Testing
12 10 (3.98%) SOA
12 10 (3.98%) Software Engineering
13 9 (3.59%) Content Management
13 9 (3.59%) SEO
14 8 (3.19%) Configuration Management
14 8 (3.19%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 175 (69.72%) JavaScript
2 79 (31.47%) C#
3 53 (21.12%) PHP
4 50 (19.92%) SQL
5 37 (14.74%) Java
6 12 (4.78%) PHP5
7 9 (3.59%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.39%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.99%) Ruby
9 5 (1.99%) VB
10 3 (1.20%) VB6
10 3 (1.20%) C++
11 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.80%) Scala
12 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.40%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.80%) Degree
3 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.79%) COBIT
2 6 (2.39%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (12.75%) Adobe
2 14 (5.58%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.58%) Oracle
3 10 (3.98%) Zend
4 9 (3.59%) hybris
5 7 (2.79%) Appcelerator
6 6 (2.39%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.59%) Sencha
8 3 (1.20%) Jaspersoft
8 3 (1.20%) Telerik
8 3 (1.20%) Orchard
9 2 (0.80%) JBoss
9 2 (0.80%) IBM
9 2 (0.80%) Perforce
9 2 (0.80%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.40%) Facebook
10 1 (0.40%) Twitter
10 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.40%) RedDot
10 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
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