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 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 20 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing CSS 174 157 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.56% 6.92% 6.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.44% 23.64% 24.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 97 76
Average daily rate
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£350 £283 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.89% +2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £367 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +10.00%
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
658 664 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.79% 29.28% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 364 343
Average daily rate £325 £300 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £15.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £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 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 19 December 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
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 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
West Yorkshire 0 113 £388 +40.90% 86
North Yorkshire +2 32 £300 +3.00% 42
South Yorkshire -5 20 £314 +4.58% 18
East Yorkshire - 1 £250 - 9
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 346 (94.02%) HTML
2 250 (67.93%) JavaScript
3 168 (45.65%) jQuery
4 137 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
5 132 (35.87%) .NET
6 130 (35.33%) MVC
7 122 (33.15%) C#
8 102 (27.72%) ASP.NET
9 101 (27.45%) HTML5
10 92 (25.00%) CSS3
11 83 (22.55%) SQL
12 81 (22.01%) SQL Server
13 60 (16.30%) Java
14 56 (15.22%) XML
15 53 (14.40%) Web Services
16 49 (13.32%) Team Foundation Server
17 48 (13.04%) CMS
17 48 (13.04%) Web Development
18 47 (12.77%) User Experience
19 46 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
19 46 (12.50%) TDD
20 45 (12.23%) JSON
20 45 (12.23%) Photoshop
20 45 (12.23%) XHTML
21 43 (11.68%) Continuous Integration
22 41 (11.14%) Ajax
23 39 (10.60%) MySQL
24 38 (10.33%) WCF
25 37 (10.05%) Web Design
25 37 (10.05%) Subversion

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 48 (13.04%) CMS
2 21 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.53%) Apache Solr
3 13 (3.53%) IIS
4 11 (2.99%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.99%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (2.45%) Apache
6 7 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (1.90%) Drupal
7 6 (1.63%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.36%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (1.36%) Kentico
9 4 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.09%) Node.js
9 4 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.54%) JBoss
12 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (12.23%) Photoshop
2 13 (3.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (2.45%) MS Excel
4 5 (1.36%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.54%) MS Office
6 2 (0.54%) InDesign
7 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 9 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.09%) Magento
3 3 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.27%) Office 365
4 1 (0.27%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.63%) Intranet
2 2 (0.54%) Internet
2 2 (0.54%) HTTP
3 1 (0.27%) Extranet
3 1 (0.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (22.01%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.60%) MySQL
3 24 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (4.89%) MongoDB
5 18 (4.89%) NoSQL
6 15 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (3.80%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (1.90%) RavenDB
10 7 (1.90%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.36%) SQLite
13 4 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.82%) Big Data
14 3 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.54%) Star Schema
15 2 (0.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 49 (13.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (10.05%) Subversion
3 33 (8.97%) Git (software)
4 28 (7.61%) Visual Studio
5 27 (7.34%) Dreamweaver
6 17 (4.62%) JUnit
7 7 (1.90%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 5 (1.36%) LLBLGen Pro
8 5 (1.36%) Xcode
9 4 (1.09%) Bazaar
9 4 (1.09%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.54%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.54%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.54%) Maven
10 2 (0.54%) JIRA
10 2 (0.54%) Selenium
10 2 (0.54%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.54%) JProfiler
10 2 (0.54%) Hudson
General
1 19 (5.16%) Marketing
2 12 (3.26%) Finance
3 9 (2.45%) Law
4 6 (1.63%) Advertising
5 4 (1.09%) Retail
6 3 (0.82%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.82%) Games
7 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.27%) Local Government
8 1 (0.27%) Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Publishing
8 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 279 (75.82%) Developer
2 70 (19.02%) .NET Developer
3 54 (14.67%) Web Developer
4 53 (14.40%) Designer
5 47 (12.77%) Front-End Developer
6 35 (9.51%) Java Developer
7 33 (8.97%) Web Designer
8 28 (7.61%) C# Developer
9 22 (5.98%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (5.16%) PHP Developer
10 19 (5.16%) UX Designer
11 17 (4.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (4.62%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
12 16 (4.35%) UI Developer
13 15 (4.08%) UI Programmer
14 13 (3.53%) Lead Developer
14 13 (3.53%) .NET Web Developer
15 11 (2.99%) C# Web Developer
16 9 (2.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (94.02%) HTML
2 168 (45.65%) jQuery
3 132 (35.87%) .NET
4 102 (27.72%) ASP.NET
5 101 (27.45%) HTML5
6 92 (25.00%) CSS3
7 56 (15.22%) XML
8 53 (14.40%) Web Services
9 46 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 45 (12.23%) JSON
10 45 (12.23%) XHTML
11 41 (11.14%) Ajax
12 38 (10.33%) WCF
13 24 (6.52%) Flash
13 24 (6.52%) .NET Framework
14 23 (6.25%) REST
15 19 (5.16%) RESTful
16 17 (4.62%) JSF
17 15 (4.08%) AngularJS
18 14 (3.80%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.77%) User Experience
2 19 (5.16%) Mobile App
3 16 (4.35%) W3C
4 13 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.63%) Open Source
6 5 (1.36%) iPhone
6 5 (1.36%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.36%) Graphic Design
7 3 (0.82%) FMCG
7 3 (0.82%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.82%) Chemistry
7 3 (0.82%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.82%) Ontologies
7 3 (0.82%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.82%) NHS
8 2 (0.54%) GIS
8 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.54%) IVR
8 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.71%) Android
2 14 (3.80%) Linux
3 10 (2.72%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.17%) UNIX
4 8 (2.17%) Windows
5 5 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.82%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.27%) CentOS
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (35.33%) MVC
3 48 (13.04%) Web Development
4 46 (12.50%) TDD
5 43 (11.68%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (10.05%) Web Design
7 34 (9.24%) Scrum
7 34 (9.24%) OO
8 29 (7.88%) Unit Testing
8 29 (7.88%) Mentoring
9 24 (6.52%) Software Engineering
10 19 (5.16%) Responsive Web Design
10 19 (5.16%) Web Application Development
11 18 (4.89%) MVVM
11 18 (4.89%) Enterprise Architecture
11 18 (4.89%) OOP
12 17 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (4.35%) SOA
13 16 (4.35%) Online Marketing
14 15 (4.08%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 250 (67.93%) JavaScript
2 122 (33.15%) C#
3 83 (22.55%) SQL
4 60 (16.30%) Java
5 36 (9.78%) PHP
6 20 (5.43%) T-SQL
7 13 (3.53%) Python
8 7 (1.90%) PHP5
9 6 (1.63%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.63%) Ruby
10 3 (0.82%) SPARQL
10 3 (0.82%) VB6
10 3 (0.82%) VB
11 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.54%) Perl
11 2 (0.54%) C
11 2 (0.54%) Scala
12 1 (0.27%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.27%) C++
12 1 (0.27%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 12 (3.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.09%) ISEB
2 4 (1.09%) Degree
2 4 (1.09%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.26%) QA
2 7 (1.90%) COBIT
3 2 (0.54%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 28 (7.61%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.52%) Adobe
3 18 (4.89%) Oracle
4 9 (2.45%) hybris
5 7 (1.90%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.63%) Appcelerator
7 5 (1.36%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.36%) Sencha
8 4 (1.09%) Zend
9 3 (0.82%) Jaspersoft
9 3 (0.82%) Telerik
10 2 (0.54%) IBM
11 1 (0.27%) Twitter
11 1 (0.27%) Splunk
11 1 (0.27%) Google
11 1 (0.27%) SAP
11 1 (0.27%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.27%) Cisco
11 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.27%) RedDot
York
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Rate: £20 - £28 per hour + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Searchability
Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
York
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £market rates
Posted: 13 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
York
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago