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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 25 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing CSS 113 99 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.05% 6.27% 5.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.16% 22.40% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 67 40
Average daily rate
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£388 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £362 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +10.00%
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
488 442 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.11% 27.99% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 259 232
Average daily rate £350 £300 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -16.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £20.50 £5.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £20.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 December 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 December 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 0 90 £425 +51.11% 44
Bradford -7 11 - - 6
Huddersfield +3 2 £325 +8.33% 9
Halifax -4 1 £300 - 4
Batley - - - - 2
Castleford - - - - 2
Dewsbury - - - -
Mirfield - - - -
Otley - - - - 2
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 13
Wetherby - - - -
Ilkley - - - - 2
CSS
Yorkshire

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 233 (95.88%) HTML
2 153 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 110 (45.27%) jQuery
4 81 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (31.69%) MVC
6 73 (30.04%) .NET
7 70 (28.81%) C#
8 61 (25.10%) ASP.NET
8 61 (25.10%) HTML5
9 58 (23.87%) CSS3
10 54 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 48 (19.75%) SQL
12 44 (18.11%) XHTML
13 41 (16.87%) CMS
14 38 (15.64%) Java
14 38 (15.64%) Photoshop
15 36 (14.81%) Web Services
16 33 (13.58%) XML
16 33 (13.58%) User Experience
17 31 (12.76%) WCF
18 29 (11.93%) JSON
18 29 (11.93%) MySQL
19 28 (11.52%) Web Design
19 28 (11.52%) Mentoring
20 26 (10.70%) Dreamweaver
21 23 (9.47%) Adobe
21 23 (9.47%) PHP
21 23 (9.47%) Subversion
21 23 (9.47%) Web Development
22 22 (9.05%) Ajax

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 41 (16.87%) CMS
2 12 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.88%) Apache Solr
3 7 (2.88%) Apache
4 5 (2.06%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.06%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (2.06%) Kentico
4 5 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.23%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.82%) Node.js
6 2 (0.82%) JBoss
6 2 (0.82%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.82%) IIS
6 2 (0.82%) Drupal
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.41%) WordPress
7 1 (0.41%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 38 (15.64%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.23%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.82%) InDesign
4 2 (0.82%) MS Office
5 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.41%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.82%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.06%) Intranet
2 1 (0.41%) HTTP
2 1 (0.41%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.93%) MySQL
3 17 (7.00%) NoSQL
4 16 (6.58%) MongoDB
5 11 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (4.53%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (2.88%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (2.88%) RavenDB
9 6 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.06%) SQLite
11 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.23%) Big Data
13 2 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.82%) Star Schema
13 2 (0.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (10.70%) Dreamweaver
2 23 (9.47%) Subversion
3 22 (9.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (8.23%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.12%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.06%) Xcode
6 5 (2.06%) LLBLGen Pro
6 5 (2.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (1.65%) Bazaar
7 4 (1.65%) JUnit
7 4 (1.65%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.23%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.82%) Hudson
9 2 (0.82%) JProfiler
9 2 (0.82%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.82%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.41%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.41%) JSUnit
10 1 (0.41%) JMeter
10 1 (0.41%) QUnit
General
1 17 (7.00%) Marketing
2 9 (3.70%) Finance
2 9 (3.70%) Law
3 6 (2.47%) Advertising
4 3 (1.23%) Games
4 3 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (0.41%) Local Government
5 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 176 (72.43%) Developer
2 46 (18.93%) Designer
3 41 (16.87%) Web Developer
4 37 (15.23%) Front-End Developer
5 36 (14.81%) .NET Developer
6 27 (11.11%) Web Designer
7 18 (7.41%) C# Developer
7 18 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 16 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (6.58%) UX Designer
9 15 (6.17%) UI Developer
10 14 (5.76%) UI Programmer
10 14 (5.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (5.76%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (5.35%) Lead Developer
12 12 (4.94%) .NET Web Developer
13 11 (4.53%) SharePoint Developer
13 11 (4.53%) PHP Developer
14 10 (4.12%) C# Web Developer
15 8 (3.29%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (95.88%) HTML
2 110 (45.27%) jQuery
3 73 (30.04%) .NET
4 61 (25.10%) ASP.NET
4 61 (25.10%) HTML5
5 58 (23.87%) CSS3
6 44 (18.11%) XHTML
7 36 (14.81%) Web Services
8 33 (13.58%) XML
9 31 (12.76%) WCF
10 29 (11.93%) JSON
11 22 (9.05%) Ajax
12 21 (8.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (7.41%) Flash
14 17 (7.00%) REST
15 14 (5.76%) RESTful
16 12 (4.94%) AngularJS
16 12 (4.94%) Spring
17 11 (4.53%) MooTools
17 11 (4.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.58%) User Experience
2 16 (6.58%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.06%) Open Source
4 5 (2.06%) iPhone
4 5 (2.06%) W3C
5 4 (1.65%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.23%) FMCG
7 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.82%) IVR
7 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.82%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.82%) Online Games
7 2 (0.82%) Chemistry
7 2 (0.82%) Ontologies
8 1 (0.41%) PKI
8 1 (0.41%) NHS
8 1 (0.41%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.41%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.64%) Android
2 10 (4.12%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.29%) Windows
3 8 (3.29%) Linux
4 5 (2.06%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.23%) UNIX
6 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.41%) CentOS
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (31.69%) MVC
3 28 (11.52%) Web Design
3 28 (11.52%) Mentoring
4 23 (9.47%) Web Development
5 21 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 17 (7.00%) TDD
8 16 (6.58%) Web Application Development
8 16 (6.58%) Online Marketing
8 16 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (6.17%) OO
9 15 (6.17%) Rapid Prototyping
9 15 (6.17%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (5.76%) Unit Testing
10 14 (5.76%) Migration
11 13 (5.35%) Scrum
11 13 (5.35%) E-Commerce
11 13 (5.35%) Android Development
12 12 (4.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 153 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 70 (28.81%) C#
3 48 (19.75%) SQL
4 38 (15.64%) Java
5 23 (9.47%) PHP
6 10 (4.12%) Python
7 9 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.47%) Ruby
9 5 (2.06%) PHP5
10 2 (0.82%) VB6
10 2 (0.82%) VB
10 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.82%) C
10 2 (0.82%) Perl
10 2 (0.82%) Scala
10 2 (0.82%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (4.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.41%) Degree
3 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.41%) ISEB
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.12%) QA
2 7 (2.88%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 23 (9.47%) Adobe
2 12 (4.94%) Oracle
3 10 (4.12%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.70%) hybris
5 7 (2.88%) Xamarin
6 6 (2.47%) Appcelerator
7 5 (2.06%) Sencha
8 3 (1.23%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.23%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (0.82%) Telerik
9 2 (0.82%) IBM
9 2 (0.82%) Zend
10 1 (0.41%) Cisco
10 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.41%) RedDot
10 1 (0.41%) Splunk
10 1 (0.41%) Twitter
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Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
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Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Square One Resources
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
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Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
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Leeds
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Leeds
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Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 per day + negotiable
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