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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 128 101 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.55% 6.79% 5.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.53% 23.82% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 76 47
Average daily rate
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£300 £295 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £383 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £24.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.08% +44.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £26.32
% change year-on-year
- +33.00%
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
465 424 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.42% 28.49% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 281 227
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +164.70%
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +6 90 £311 +13.18% 55
Bradford +2 13 £350 -11.39% 12
Halifax +4 6 £300 - 4
Huddersfield +7 3 £240 -20.00% 15
Ilkley - 1 £265 - 3
Castleford - - - - 3
Mirfield - - - -
Otley - - - - 2
Pontefract - - - -
Sowerby Bridge - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 6
Wetherby - - - - 4
Batley - - - - 1
CSS
Yorkshire

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 223 (96.54%) HTML
2 159 (68.83%) JavaScript
3 116 (50.22%) jQuery
4 77 (33.33%) C#
5 75 (32.47%) .NET
6 73 (31.60%) MVC
7 68 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (26.41%) HTML5
9 55 (23.81%) CSS3
10 54 (23.38%) ASP.NET
11 53 (22.94%) SQL Server
12 51 (22.08%) XHTML
13 48 (20.78%) Photoshop
14 47 (20.35%) SQL
15 38 (16.45%) CMS
16 37 (16.02%) PHP
17 36 (15.58%) XML
18 32 (13.85%) Web Design
19 31 (13.42%) MySQL
20 30 (12.99%) Dreamweaver
20 30 (12.99%) Adobe
21 26 (11.26%) Web Services
21 26 (11.26%) WCF
22 25 (10.82%) OO
23 23 (9.96%) Marketing
24 22 (9.52%) Flash
24 22 (9.52%) Java
25 21 (9.09%) JSON
25 21 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
26 20 (8.66%) Ajax

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 38 (16.45%) CMS
2 13 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.46%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.16%) Kentico
4 5 (2.16%) Apache
5 4 (1.73%) WordPress
5 4 (1.73%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (1.30%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.87%) JBoss
7 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.43%) IIS
8 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.43%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.43%) Node.js
8 1 (0.43%) Moodle
Applications
1 48 (20.78%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.30%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.87%) MS Office
4 2 (0.87%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.43%) InDesign
5 1 (0.43%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (2.60%) Magento
2 3 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.87%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.43%) Heroku
3 1 (0.43%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.73%) Intranet
2 2 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.42%) MySQL
3 12 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (5.19%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.19%) NoSQL
4 11 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.60%) Star Schema
7 6 (2.60%) RavenDB
7 6 (2.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (2.16%) SQLite
9 3 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.30%) DB2
9 3 (1.30%) Big Data
10 2 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 30 (12.99%) Dreamweaver
2 17 (7.36%) Subversion
3 15 (6.49%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (5.19%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.03%) Xcode
6 5 (2.16%) Selenium
6 5 (2.16%) LLBLGen Pro
6 5 (2.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (1.30%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.30%) Bazaar
8 2 (0.87%) Grunt
8 2 (0.87%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.87%) Behat
8 2 (0.87%) Maven
8 2 (0.87%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.43%) JIRA
9 1 (0.43%) Firebug
9 1 (0.43%) Jasmine
General
1 23 (9.96%) Marketing
2 12 (5.19%) Finance
3 11 (4.76%) Advertising
4 9 (3.90%) Law
5 3 (1.30%) Banking
6 2 (0.87%) Retail
6 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.87%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 157 (67.97%) Developer
2 47 (20.35%) Designer
3 44 (19.05%) Web Developer
4 40 (17.32%) Web Designer
5 35 (15.15%) .NET Developer
6 34 (14.72%) Front-End Developer
7 22 (9.52%) C# Developer
8 16 (6.93%) UI Developer
8 16 (6.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (6.49%) UI Programmer
10 12 (5.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.19%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (4.76%) PHP Developer
12 10 (4.33%) .NET Web Developer
12 10 (4.33%) C# Web Developer
13 9 (3.90%) Software Developer
14 7 (3.03%) Software Engineer
14 7 (3.03%) SharePoint Developer
14 7 (3.03%) Head of Architecture
14 7 (3.03%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (96.54%) HTML
2 116 (50.22%) jQuery
3 75 (32.47%) .NET
4 61 (26.41%) HTML5
5 55 (23.81%) CSS3
6 54 (23.38%) ASP.NET
7 51 (22.08%) XHTML
8 36 (15.58%) XML
9 26 (11.26%) Web Services
9 26 (11.26%) WCF
10 22 (9.52%) Flash
11 21 (9.09%) JSON
12 20 (8.66%) Ajax
13 16 (6.93%) REST
14 15 (6.49%) .NET Framework
15 14 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (4.76%) MooTools
16 11 (4.76%) Backbone.js
17 10 (4.33%) Spring
18 9 (3.90%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.66%) User Experience
2 16 (6.93%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.46%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.16%) W3C
6 5 (2.16%) iPhone
7 3 (1.30%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.87%) IVR
8 2 (0.87%) Open Source
8 2 (0.87%) Social Media
8 2 (0.87%) Online Games
8 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.87%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.43%) FMCG
9 1 (0.43%) Blog
9 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.49%) Android
2 11 (4.76%) Linux
3 9 (3.90%) Windows
4 8 (3.46%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.16%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.30%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.87%) UNIX
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (31.60%) MVC
2 68 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (13.85%) Web Design
4 25 (10.82%) OO
5 21 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (8.66%) E-Commerce
7 19 (8.23%) Responsive Web Design
8 18 (7.79%) TDD
9 17 (7.36%) Online Marketing
10 16 (6.93%) Web Development
10 16 (6.93%) Migration
11 14 (6.06%) Mentoring
12 12 (5.19%) Software Engineering
13 11 (4.76%) SOA
14 10 (4.33%) Unit Testing
15 9 (3.90%) SEO
15 9 (3.90%) Content Management
15 9 (3.90%) Scrum
16 8 (3.46%) OOP
16 8 (3.46%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (68.83%) JavaScript
2 77 (33.33%) C#
3 47 (20.35%) SQL
4 37 (16.02%) PHP
5 22 (9.52%) Java
6 8 (3.46%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.46%) PHP5
7 7 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.60%) Ruby
9 5 (2.16%) VB
10 3 (1.30%) C++
10 3 (1.30%) Python
10 3 (1.30%) VB6
11 2 (0.87%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.87%) Scala
11 2 (0.87%) Perl
12 1 (0.43%) C
12 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (1.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.87%) Degree
3 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.43%) ISEB
3 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.03%) COBIT
2 6 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (12.99%) Adobe
2 13 (5.63%) Oracle
3 10 (4.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.46%) hybris
5 6 (2.60%) Appcelerator
5 6 (2.60%) Xamarin
6 5 (2.16%) Sencha
6 5 (2.16%) Zend
7 3 (1.30%) Telerik
7 3 (1.30%) Orchard
7 3 (1.30%) Jaspersoft
8 2 (0.87%) IBM
9 1 (0.43%) Sybase
9 1 (0.43%) SAP
9 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.43%) RedDot
9 1 (0.43%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.43%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.43%) Twitter
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