The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 9 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing CSS 19 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 14.50% 9.38% 6.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.18% 21.43% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Average daily rate
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£315 £244 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £296
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
CSS
North 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 York region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 28 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 33.59% 43.75% 55.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 14
Average daily rate £320 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in York

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the York region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in York

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the York region.

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in York

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 51 (100.00%) HTML
2 49 (96.08%) JavaScript
3 35 (68.63%) HTML5
4 28 (54.90%) CSS3
5 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (37.25%) Ajax
7 14 (27.45%) Data Structures
7 14 (27.45%) jQuery
7 14 (27.45%) MVC
7 14 (27.45%) C#
7 14 (27.45%) .NET
8 13 (25.49%) User Experience
9 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
9 12 (23.53%) OO
9 12 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (21.57%) Time Management
10 11 (21.57%) TDD
11 10 (19.61%) Scrum
11 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
12 9 (17.65%) SQL
13 8 (15.69%) Backbone.js
14 7 (13.73%) Kanban
14 7 (13.73%) Web Development
14 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
15 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
15 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
15 6 (11.76%) Node.js
15 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (11.76%) SaaS
16 5 (9.80%) Entity Framework

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 6 (11.76%) Node.js
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) SAS
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.88%) Selenium
5 2 (3.92%) Subversion
5 2 (3.92%) Valgrind
5 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.92%) Gerrit
5 2 (3.92%) Redmine
6 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.96%) Moq
6 1 (1.96%) NUnit
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
1 2 (3.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (86.27%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) UI Developer
2 16 (31.37%) UI Programmer
3 11 (21.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Test Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) HTML
2 35 (68.63%) HTML5
3 28 (54.90%) CSS3
4 19 (37.25%) Ajax
5 14 (27.45%) jQuery
5 14 (27.45%) .NET
6 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
7 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
8 8 (15.69%) Backbone.js
9 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (9.80%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (9.80%) Entity Framework
10 5 (9.80%) WCF
10 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.84%) JSON
12 3 (5.88%) LINQ
12 3 (5.88%) RESTful
12 3 (5.88%) Ember.js
12 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Data Structures
2 13 (25.49%) User Experience
3 5 (9.80%) W3C
4 3 (5.88%) RIA
4 3 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.92%) DTV
5 2 (3.92%) Streaming Video
5 2 (3.92%) STB
5 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
1 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
1 2 (3.92%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) MVC
3 12 (23.53%) OO
4 11 (21.57%) TDD
4 11 (21.57%) Time Management
5 10 (19.61%) Scrum
6 7 (13.73%) Web Development
6 7 (13.73%) Kanban
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.84%) OOD
8 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.84%) SDLC
9 3 (5.88%) Mobile Development
9 3 (5.88%) OOP
9 3 (5.88%) Performance Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Security Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Manual Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 49 (96.08%) JavaScript
2 14 (27.45%) C#
3 9 (17.65%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (3.92%) C
6 2 (3.92%) C++
6 2 (3.92%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.92%) Lua
6 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) ISEB
1 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
1 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.96%) MCAD
2 1 (1.96%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Google
3 2 (3.92%) Facebook
3 2 (3.92%) Twitter
4 1 (1.96%) Zend