The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS 210 148 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.23% 6.63% 5.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.02% 21.93% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 102 62
Average daily rate
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£315 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +105.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
CSS
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
677 675 728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.52% 30.26% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 426 363
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 £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +105.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £20.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CSS
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

CSS Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +4 136 £325 +8.33% 107
North Yorkshire +24 50 £300 +4.34% 41
South Yorkshire -17 14 £300 - 34
East Yorkshire - - - - 10
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 351 (94.61%) HTML
2 266 (71.70%) JavaScript
3 177 (47.71%) jQuery
4 120 (32.35%) .NET
5 115 (31.00%) C#
5 115 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
6 110 (29.65%) MVC
7 104 (28.03%) HTML5
8 87 (23.45%) CSS3
9 82 (22.10%) ASP.NET
10 77 (20.75%) SQL
11 68 (18.33%) SQL Server
12 62 (16.71%) Photoshop
13 54 (14.56%) Java
14 52 (14.02%) XHTML
15 51 (13.75%) PHP
16 50 (13.48%) XML
17 43 (11.59%) OO
17 43 (11.59%) Web Design
18 42 (11.32%) CMS
19 41 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
20 40 (10.78%) MySQL
21 38 (10.24%) TDD
21 38 (10.24%) Web Development
22 34 (9.16%) WCF
22 34 (9.16%) Adobe
23 33 (8.89%) Web Services
23 33 (8.89%) JSON
23 33 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
24 32 (8.63%) User Experience

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 42 (11.32%) CMS
2 19 (5.12%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.96%) Apache Solr
4 10 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 10 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (1.89%) Apache
6 7 (1.89%) Drupal
7 5 (1.35%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.35%) WordPress
7 5 (1.35%) Kentico
7 5 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (1.08%) IIS
9 3 (0.81%) JBoss
9 3 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.81%) Node.js
9 3 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 62 (16.71%) Photoshop
2 22 (5.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.89%) MS Excel
4 5 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.08%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.54%) MS Office
8 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.27%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (2.43%) Magento
2 5 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.54%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.54%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Heroku
3 1 (0.27%) Office 365
3 1 (0.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.08%) Intranet
2 3 (0.81%) Internet
3 1 (0.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.78%) MySQL
3 17 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 12 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.89%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.62%) Star Schema
8 6 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.62%) RavenDB
8 6 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (1.35%) SQLite
10 4 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.81%) DB2
11 3 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (8.36%) Dreamweaver
3 30 (8.09%) Subversion
4 28 (7.55%) Visual Studio
5 25 (6.74%) Git (software)
6 10 (2.70%) JUnit
7 7 (1.89%) Selenium
7 7 (1.89%) Xcode
8 5 (1.35%) Maven
8 5 (1.35%) LLBLGen Pro
8 5 (1.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 4 (1.08%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.08%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.81%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.81%) Bazaar
10 3 (0.81%) Grunt
11 2 (0.54%) Behat
11 2 (0.54%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.54%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 30 (8.09%) Marketing
2 18 (4.85%) Finance
3 9 (2.43%) Law
4 8 (2.16%) Advertising
5 4 (1.08%) Banking
5 4 (1.08%) Retail
6 3 (0.81%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.54%) Games
8 1 (0.27%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 278 (74.93%) Developer
2 67 (18.06%) Web Developer
3 63 (16.98%) Designer
4 61 (16.44%) .NET Developer
5 54 (14.56%) Front-End Developer
6 52 (14.02%) Web Designer
7 33 (8.89%) C# Developer
8 29 (7.82%) Java Developer
9 23 (6.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 20 (5.39%) PHP Developer
11 17 (4.58%) UI Developer
12 16 (4.31%) UI Programmer
12 16 (4.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (4.31%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
14 11 (2.96%) .NET Web Developer
14 11 (2.96%) C# Web Developer
14 11 (2.96%) Software Developer
15 9 (2.43%) Photoshop Designer
16 7 (1.89%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (94.61%) HTML
2 177 (47.71%) jQuery
3 120 (32.35%) .NET
4 104 (28.03%) HTML5
5 87 (23.45%) CSS3
6 82 (22.10%) ASP.NET
7 52 (14.02%) XHTML
8 50 (13.48%) XML
9 34 (9.16%) WCF
10 33 (8.89%) JSON
10 33 (8.89%) Web Services
11 30 (8.09%) Ajax
12 29 (7.82%) Flash
13 28 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (5.12%) .NET Framework
15 18 (4.85%) REST
16 17 (4.58%) Spring
17 14 (3.77%) JSF
17 14 (3.77%) Sass
17 14 (3.77%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.63%) User Experience
2 26 (7.01%) Mobile App
3 16 (4.31%) W3C
4 15 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.43%) Graphic Design
6 8 (2.16%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.62%) iPhone
8 3 (0.81%) Open Source
8 3 (0.81%) FMCG
9 2 (0.54%) Online Games
9 2 (0.54%) Social Media
9 2 (0.54%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.54%) IVR
9 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.54%) NHS
9 2 (0.54%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.12%) Android
2 15 (4.04%) Linux
3 10 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.16%) Windows
5 5 (1.35%) UNIX
5 5 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.54%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (29.65%) MVC
3 43 (11.59%) Web Design
3 43 (11.59%) OO
4 41 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (10.24%) Web Development
5 38 (10.24%) TDD
6 25 (6.74%) E-Commerce
7 24 (6.47%) Software Engineering
8 23 (6.20%) OOP
9 21 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
9 21 (5.66%) Mentoring
10 19 (5.12%) Scrum
11 17 (4.58%) Online Marketing
12 15 (4.04%) MVVM
12 15 (4.04%) Migration
12 15 (4.04%) SOA
13 12 (3.23%) SEO
13 12 (3.23%) Unit Testing
14 11 (2.96%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 266 (71.70%) JavaScript
2 115 (31.00%) C#
3 77 (20.75%) SQL
4 54 (14.56%) Java
5 51 (13.75%) PHP
6 16 (4.31%) T-SQL
7 11 (2.96%) VB.NET
8 8 (2.16%) PHP5
9 6 (1.62%) VB
9 6 (1.62%) Python
9 6 (1.62%) Ruby
10 4 (1.08%) VB6
11 3 (0.81%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.54%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.54%) Perl
12 2 (0.54%) C
12 2 (0.54%) C++
12 2 (0.54%) Scala
13 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (1.62%) Degree
2 4 (1.08%) ISEB
2 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.89%) COBIT
1 7 (1.89%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 34 (9.16%) Adobe
2 24 (6.47%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.12%) Oracle
4 8 (2.16%) hybris
5 6 (1.62%) Appcelerator
5 6 (1.62%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.35%) Sencha
6 5 (1.35%) Zend
7 4 (1.08%) Telerik
7 4 (1.08%) Twitter
8 3 (0.81%) Orchard
8 3 (0.81%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (0.54%) SAP
9 2 (0.54%) IBM
10 1 (0.27%) Sybase
10 1 (0.27%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.27%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.27%) RedDot
10 1 (0.27%) Google
South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £420 - 460 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Rate: £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: £420 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: £390 - £460 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: £350 - £390 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: £420 - £480 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £420 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £460.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The GORSE Academies Trust
Rate: From £19,817 to £21,734 per annum (Scale C1)
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