The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Yorkshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 21 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing CSS 155 141 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.61% 6.72% 7.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.52% 26.65% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 100 130
Average daily rate
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£279 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +89.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.90 £33.40 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.10 £35.00 £91.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +13.79%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
659 529 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.10% 25.20% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 299 452
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £38.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +105.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
CSS
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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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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 -6 96 £260 -5.45% 83
North Yorkshire +16 30 £300 -1.63% 32
South Yorkshire -5 18 £263 -9.87% 21
East Yorkshire - - - - 5
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 334 (94.35%) HTML
2 274 (77.40%) JavaScript
3 180 (50.85%) jQuery
4 109 (30.79%) .NET
5 106 (29.94%) C#
6 104 (29.38%) MVC
7 102 (28.81%) HTML5
8 87 (24.58%) PHP
9 84 (23.73%) CSS3
10 82 (23.16%) SQL Server
11 80 (22.60%) Java
12 70 (19.77%) SQL
13 69 (19.49%) ASP.NET
14 66 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
15 56 (15.82%) XML
16 48 (13.56%) Photoshop
17 45 (12.71%) Ajax
18 43 (12.15%) MySQL
18 43 (12.15%) OO
19 41 (11.58%) Web Design
19 41 (11.58%) XHTML
20 39 (11.02%) Microsoft
21 37 (10.45%) Adobe
21 37 (10.45%) Spring
22 36 (10.17%) TDD
23 33 (9.32%) E-Commerce
23 33 (9.32%) Visual Studio
24 32 (9.04%) Responsive Web Design
25 31 (8.76%) Web Development
26 30 (8.47%) CMS

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 30 (8.47%) CMS
2 20 (5.65%) SharePoint
3 18 (5.08%) Tomcat
4 15 (4.24%) WordPress
5 14 (3.95%) Apache Solr
6 11 (3.11%) IIS
7 9 (2.54%) Apache
7 9 (2.54%) WebSphere
8 8 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.41%) Drupal
10 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.85%) nginx
10 3 (0.85%) LiveCycle
10 3 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.85%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.56%) Node.js
12 1 (0.28%) Moodle
Applications
1 48 (13.56%) Photoshop
2 23 (6.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (3.11%) MS Excel
4 5 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.41%) MS Office
4 5 (1.41%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 20 (5.65%) Magento
2 2 (0.56%) osCommerce
2 2 (0.56%) Zen Cart
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.39%) Internet
2 4 (1.13%) HTTP
2 4 (1.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (23.16%) SQL Server
2 43 (12.15%) MySQL
3 28 (7.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (4.52%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.69%) Star Schema
8 6 (1.69%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.41%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.56%) DB2
11 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.28%) WebFOCUS
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (9.32%) Visual Studio
2 20 (5.65%) Maven
3 19 (5.37%) Dreamweaver
4 17 (4.80%) Git (software)
5 15 (4.24%) JUnit
6 11 (3.11%) Eclipse
7 10 (2.82%) Subversion
7 10 (2.82%) Selenium
8 9 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (2.26%) JIRA
9 8 (2.26%) TeamCity
9 8 (2.26%) PhoneGap
10 7 (1.98%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.69%) Hudson
12 5 (1.41%) NUnit
13 3 (0.85%) Xcode
13 3 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
14 2 (0.56%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.56%) Axure RP
14 2 (0.56%) Grunt
General
1 29 (8.19%) Marketing
2 25 (7.06%) Finance
3 10 (2.82%) Advertising
4 6 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.85%) Games
5 3 (0.85%) Banking
6 2 (0.56%) Retail
6 2 (0.56%) Publishing
7 1 (0.28%) Back Office
7 1 (0.28%) Electronics
7 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.28%) Automotive
7 1 (0.28%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 276 (77.97%) Developer
2 72 (20.34%) Web Developer
3 54 (15.25%) Designer
4 50 (14.12%) .NET Developer
5 43 (12.15%) Java Developer
6 42 (11.86%) Web Designer
6 42 (11.86%) Front-End Developer
7 35 (9.89%) C# Developer
8 32 (9.04%) PHP Developer
9 27 (7.63%) UI Developer
10 26 (7.34%) UI Programmer
11 21 (5.93%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (4.52%) Front-End Web Developer
13 12 (3.39%) Analyst
14 10 (2.82%) ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (2.82%) Tester
14 10 (2.82%) Software Developer
14 10 (2.82%) Senior Developer
15 9 (2.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 8 (2.26%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (94.35%) HTML
2 180 (50.85%) jQuery
3 109 (30.79%) .NET
4 102 (28.81%) HTML5
5 84 (23.73%) CSS3
6 69 (19.49%) ASP.NET
7 56 (15.82%) XML
8 45 (12.71%) Ajax
9 41 (11.58%) XHTML
10 37 (10.45%) Spring
11 29 (8.19%) Sass
12 28 (7.91%) .NET Framework
12 28 (7.91%) Web Services
13 24 (6.78%) Hibernate
13 24 (6.78%) J2EE
14 23 (6.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (6.21%) Spring MVC
16 20 (5.65%) JSON
17 19 (5.37%) JSP
18 18 (5.08%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.93%) Mobile App
2 12 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.26%) Graphic Design
4 7 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (1.98%) Open Source
5 5 (1.41%) W3C
6 3 (0.85%) iPhone
6 3 (0.85%) NHS
6 3 (0.85%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.56%) Social Media
8 1 (0.28%) iPad
8 1 (0.28%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.28%) DTV
8 1 (0.28%) EPoS
8 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.28%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.65%) Linux
2 12 (3.39%) Windows
3 11 (3.11%) Android
4 5 (1.41%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.41%) Mac OS
5 3 (0.85%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (29.38%) MVC
2 66 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (12.15%) OO
4 41 (11.58%) Web Design
5 36 (10.17%) TDD
6 33 (9.32%) E-Commerce
7 32 (9.04%) Responsive Web Design
8 31 (8.76%) Web Development
9 24 (6.78%) OOP
10 23 (6.50%) Software Engineering
11 18 (5.08%) Scrum
12 16 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (4.24%) SEO
14 13 (3.67%) Unit Testing
14 13 (3.67%) Migration
15 12 (3.39%) Configuration Management
16 10 (2.82%) Content Management
16 10 (2.82%) Release Management
16 10 (2.82%) Online Marketing
17 8 (2.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 274 (77.40%) JavaScript
2 106 (29.94%) C#
3 87 (24.58%) PHP
4 80 (22.60%) Java
5 70 (19.77%) SQL
6 17 (4.80%) VB.NET
7 14 (3.95%) PHP5
8 11 (3.11%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.11%) Ruby
9 7 (1.98%) C++
10 6 (1.69%) VB
11 4 (1.13%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.13%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.85%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.85%) Python
12 3 (0.85%) VB6
12 3 (0.85%) XPath
13 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (2.54%) Degree
2 2 (0.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.98%) WCAG
2 6 (1.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.85%) Puppet
2 3 (0.85%) HAProxy
2 3 (0.85%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 39 (11.02%) Microsoft
2 37 (10.45%) Adobe
3 17 (4.80%) Zend
4 14 (3.95%) Oracle
5 13 (3.67%) Twitter
6 12 (3.39%) hybris
7 11 (3.11%) Google
8 5 (1.41%) JBoss
9 4 (1.13%) Facebook
10 3 (0.85%) Splunk
10 3 (0.85%) Perforce
10 3 (0.85%) SAP
10 3 (0.85%) Telerik
10 3 (0.85%) Orchard
11 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.56%) Appcelerator
12 1 (0.28%) Sencha
12 1 (0.28%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.28%) Sony
12 1 (0.28%) TIBCO
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salt
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £150 per day + + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
York
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £280 to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £150 to £170 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
Searchability
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
York
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £neg on experience
Posted: 22 days ago