The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 York 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 14 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 9.93% 5.48% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.88% 15.38% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
Average daily rate £300 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +79.48%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 45.39% 35.62% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 9 21
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £354 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CSS
North Yorkshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in York

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the York region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014, 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 32 (91.43%) HTML
2 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
3 20 (57.14%) .NET
4 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
5 17 (48.57%) C#
6 16 (45.71%) SQL
6 16 (45.71%) jQuery
7 13 (37.14%) XML
8 11 (31.43%) CMS
9 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 9 (25.71%) MVC
11 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
11 8 (22.86%) XSLT
11 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
12 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
13 6 (17.14%) Java
13 6 (17.14%) Web Services
13 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
13 6 (17.14%) Content Management
13 6 (17.14%) Scrum
14 5 (14.29%) Ajax
14 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
14 5 (14.29%) Web Development
14 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 5 (14.29%) Perl
14 5 (14.29%) MS Office
14 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
14 5 (14.29%) HTML5

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (31.43%) CMS
2 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
3 5 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) NUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (11.43%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 18 (51.43%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Web Designer
5 3 (8.57%) UI Programmer
5 3 (8.57%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (8.57%) UI Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Designer
6 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Programmer
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Programmer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (91.43%) HTML
2 20 (57.14%) .NET
3 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
4 16 (45.71%) jQuery
5 13 (37.14%) XML
6 8 (22.86%) XSLT
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (17.14%) Web Services
9 5 (14.29%) Ajax
9 5 (14.29%) HTML5
10 4 (11.43%) WCF
11 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
11 3 (8.57%) CSS3
12 2 (5.71%) Silverlight
12 2 (5.71%) MooTools
12 2 (5.71%) Sass
12 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
12 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (5.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) MVC
2 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
3 6 (17.14%) Content Management
3 6 (17.14%) Scrum
4 5 (14.29%) Web Development
4 5 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (8.57%) Change Management
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) TDD
6 3 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (8.57%) Time Management
7 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.71%) OO
8 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.86%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (2.86%) CRM
8 1 (2.86%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
2 17 (48.57%) C#
3 16 (45.71%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) Java
5 5 (14.29%) Perl
5 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.71%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) HP