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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 186 151 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.63% 6.68% 5.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.38% 22.67% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 89 67
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £374 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -10.56%
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
633 666 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.95% 29.48% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 363 315
Average daily rate £330 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £13.75 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +2 127 £350 +16.66% 112
South Yorkshire +1 24 £323 +15.69% 17
North Yorkshire 0 21 £300 +6.19% 40
East Yorkshire - 10 £231 - 13
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 378 (95.45%) HTML
2 280 (70.71%) JavaScript
3 177 (44.70%) jQuery
4 151 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
5 149 (37.63%) MVC
6 148 (37.37%) C#
7 147 (37.12%) .NET
8 116 (29.29%) ASP.NET
9 104 (26.26%) HTML5
10 97 (24.49%) CSS3
11 93 (23.48%) SQL
12 85 (21.46%) SQL Server
13 67 (16.92%) Java
13 67 (16.92%) User Experience
14 64 (16.16%) XML
15 61 (15.40%) TDD
16 58 (14.65%) Web Services
17 56 (14.14%) JSON
18 55 (13.89%) Web Development
19 53 (13.38%) Team Foundation Server
20 50 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
20 50 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC
21 45 (11.36%) CMS
22 42 (10.61%) Subversion
22 42 (10.61%) MySQL
23 41 (10.35%) Microsoft
24 40 (10.10%) OO
24 40 (10.10%) .NET Framework
25 39 (9.85%) Ajax
26 38 (9.60%) WCF

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 45 (11.36%) CMS
2 33 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 19 (4.80%) SharePoint 2013
4 18 (4.55%) Umbraco
5 15 (3.79%) Apache Solr
6 14 (3.54%) IIS
7 10 (2.53%) Apache
8 9 (2.27%) Tomcat
9 8 (2.02%) Drupal
9 8 (2.02%) WebSphere
9 8 (2.02%) Node.js
9 8 (2.02%) Adobe CQ
10 7 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.77%) Kentico
11 6 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (1.01%) CMS400.NET
13 3 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.51%) WordPress
14 2 (0.51%) JBoss
Applications
1 33 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 13 (3.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.52%) MS Excel
4 5 (1.26%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (0.51%) InDesign
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.26%) Magento
3 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.54%) Office 365
2 4 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.25%) SaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.79%) Intranet
2 4 (1.01%) HTTP
3 2 (0.51%) Internet
3 2 (0.51%) Firewall
4 1 (0.25%) Extranet
4 1 (0.25%) DNS
4 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (21.46%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.61%) MySQL
3 22 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 22 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 20 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (5.05%) MongoDB
5 11 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 9 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.77%) RavenDB
7 7 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.26%) SQLite
10 4 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.76%) Big Data
12 2 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 53 (13.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (10.61%) Subversion
3 35 (8.84%) Visual Studio
4 33 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 18 (4.55%) JUnit
6 15 (3.79%) Dreamweaver
7 12 (3.03%) Selenium
8 11 (2.78%) NUnit
9 10 (2.53%) Jenkins
9 10 (2.53%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (1.26%) LLBLGen Pro
10 5 (1.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 5 (1.26%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.26%) Xcode
11 4 (1.01%) JProfiler
11 4 (1.01%) Bazaar
11 4 (1.01%) Hudson
11 4 (1.01%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.76%) PHPUnit
12 3 (0.76%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (2.78%) Finance
2 9 (2.27%) Law
2 9 (2.27%) Marketing
3 4 (1.01%) Retail
3 4 (1.01%) Advertising
3 4 (1.01%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.76%) Multimedia
4 3 (0.76%) Games
5 2 (0.51%) Back Office
6 1 (0.25%) Automotive
6 1 (0.25%) Publishing
6 1 (0.25%) Legal
6 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.25%) Banking
6 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 314 (79.29%) Developer
2 81 (20.45%) .NET Developer
3 53 (13.38%) Web Developer
4 50 (12.63%) Front-End Developer
5 41 (10.35%) Designer
6 38 (9.60%) Java Developer
7 30 (7.58%) C# Developer
8 25 (6.31%) C# .NET Developer
9 23 (5.81%) SharePoint Developer
10 21 (5.30%) Web Designer
11 20 (5.05%) ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (5.05%) UX Designer
12 19 (4.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (4.29%) UI Developer
14 16 (4.04%) UI Programmer
15 15 (3.79%) PHP Developer
15 15 (3.79%) Lead Developer
16 14 (3.54%) JavaScript Developer
17 13 (3.28%) .NET Web Developer
18 11 (2.78%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 378 (95.45%) HTML
2 177 (44.70%) jQuery
3 147 (37.12%) .NET
4 116 (29.29%) ASP.NET
5 104 (26.26%) HTML5
6 97 (24.49%) CSS3
7 64 (16.16%) XML
8 58 (14.65%) Web Services
9 56 (14.14%) JSON
10 50 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 40 (10.10%) .NET Framework
12 39 (9.85%) Ajax
13 38 (9.60%) WCF
14 30 (7.58%) XHTML
15 25 (6.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 25 (6.31%) REST
16 21 (5.30%) AngularJS
16 21 (5.30%) RESTful
17 20 (5.05%) NHibernate
18 19 (4.80%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 67 (16.92%) User Experience
2 20 (5.05%) Mobile App
3 14 (3.54%) W3C
4 9 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.02%) Open Source
6 7 (1.77%) NHS
7 6 (1.52%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.52%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.26%) Ontologies
8 5 (1.26%) Graphic Design
8 5 (1.26%) Chemistry
8 5 (1.26%) iPhone
9 3 (0.76%) FMCG
10 2 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.51%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.51%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.51%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.51%) Online Games
10 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.56%) Android
2 19 (4.80%) Linux
3 12 (3.03%) UNIX
4 11 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.02%) Windows
6 5 (1.26%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.51%) CentOS
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (37.63%) MVC
3 61 (15.40%) TDD
4 55 (13.89%) Web Development
5 50 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (10.10%) OO
7 38 (9.60%) Unit Testing
8 36 (9.09%) Web Design
9 35 (8.84%) Scrum
10 30 (7.58%) Mentoring
11 23 (5.81%) Web Application Development
12 22 (5.56%) Software Engineering
13 21 (5.30%) OOP
14 20 (5.05%) Enterprise Architecture
15 19 (4.80%) Responsive Web Design
16 16 (4.04%) BDD
17 15 (3.79%) MVVM
17 15 (3.79%) Rapid Prototyping
17 15 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (3.28%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 280 (70.71%) JavaScript
2 148 (37.37%) C#
3 93 (23.48%) SQL
4 67 (16.92%) Java
5 38 (9.60%) PHP
6 18 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 17 (4.29%) Python
8 6 (1.52%) Ruby
8 6 (1.52%) PHP5
9 5 (1.26%) SPARQL
9 5 (1.26%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.76%) VB
10 3 (0.76%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.51%) Perl
11 2 (0.51%) C
11 2 (0.51%) Scala
11 2 (0.51%) VB6
12 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.25%) XAML
12 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (3.54%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.01%) ISEB
2 4 (1.01%) ISTQB
2 4 (1.01%) Degree
3 3 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.51%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.28%) QA
2 7 (1.77%) COBIT
3 2 (0.51%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.51%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 41 (10.35%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.80%) Oracle
3 18 (4.55%) Adobe
4 11 (2.78%) hybris
5 7 (1.77%) Sitecore
5 7 (1.77%) Zend
5 7 (1.77%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.52%) Appcelerator
7 5 (1.26%) Sencha
8 4 (1.01%) Ektron
9 3 (0.76%) Jaspersoft
10 2 (0.51%) Twitter
10 2 (0.51%) Splunk
10 2 (0.51%) Telerik
10 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.51%) Cisco
11 1 (0.25%) IBM
11 1 (0.25%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.25%) RedDot
11 1 (0.25%) Google
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