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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 20 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +19
Contract jobs citing CSS 185 132 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.20% 6.43% 3.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.44% 22.64% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 67 64
Average daily rate £300 £290 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £327 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -37.77%
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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
757 583 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.47% 28.40% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 316 326
Average daily rate £315 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £417 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +4 130 £300 +3.44% 96
South Yorkshire -1 26 £260 -13.33% 16
North Yorkshire +7 23 £261 +17.41% 30
East Yorkshire -2 1 £350 - 2
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 309 (92.51%) HTML
2 260 (77.84%) JavaScript
3 156 (46.71%) jQuery
4 110 (32.93%) HTML5
5 103 (30.84%) .NET
6 98 (29.34%) CSS3
7 90 (26.95%) C#
8 89 (26.65%) MVC
9 88 (26.35%) PHP
10 80 (23.95%) SQL
11 75 (22.46%) Java
11 75 (22.46%) SQL Server
12 73 (21.86%) ASP.NET
13 66 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
14 58 (17.37%) XML
15 47 (14.07%) Ajax
15 47 (14.07%) MySQL
16 46 (13.77%) Microsoft
17 42 (12.57%) TDD
18 38 (11.38%) Spring
19 37 (11.08%) Web Services
20 36 (10.78%) XHTML
21 35 (10.48%) Responsive Web Design
22 34 (10.18%) Scrum
22 34 (10.18%) Visual Studio
23 31 (9.28%) SQL Server 2008
24 28 (8.38%) ASP.NET MVC
25 27 (8.08%) Web Development
26 26 (7.78%) .NET Framework
26 26 (7.78%) Finance

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (7.19%) CMS
2 21 (6.29%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.49%) Tomcat
4 14 (4.19%) IIS
5 13 (3.89%) WordPress
6 11 (3.29%) Apache
7 10 (2.99%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.80%) Node.js
8 6 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.20%) nginx
9 4 (1.20%) Drupal
10 3 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.90%) LiveCycle
11 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.30%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (5.39%) Photoshop
2 12 (3.59%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (2.69%) MS Office
5 5 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.90%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.90%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (5.39%) Magento
2 3 (0.90%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.89%) Internet
2 4 (1.20%) Intranet
3 3 (0.90%) HTTP
4 2 (0.60%) Firewall
5 1 (0.30%) VPN
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.30%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (22.46%) SQL Server
2 47 (14.07%) MySQL
3 31 (9.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (3.29%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.10%) WebFOCUS
8 6 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.50%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.50%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 34 (10.18%) Visual Studio
2 17 (5.09%) Git (software)
3 15 (4.49%) Maven
3 15 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (4.19%) Subversion
5 11 (3.29%) TeamCity
6 10 (2.99%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.69%) Hudson
8 7 (2.10%) JUnit
8 7 (2.10%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.10%) JIRA
8 7 (2.10%) Selenium
9 6 (1.80%) NUnit
10 4 (1.20%) PhoneGap
10 4 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.90%) NetAdvantage
12 2 (0.60%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (0.60%) TortoiseSVN
12 2 (0.60%) UltraEdit
General
1 26 (7.78%) Finance
2 9 (2.69%) Marketing
3 7 (2.10%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.90%) Back Office
4 3 (0.90%) Advertising
4 3 (0.90%) Games
5 2 (0.60%) Retail
5 2 (0.60%) Publishing
6 1 (0.30%) Electronics
6 1 (0.30%) Automotive
6 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 273 (81.74%) Developer
2 64 (19.16%) Web Developer
3 52 (15.57%) .NET Developer
4 48 (14.37%) UI Developer
5 46 (13.77%) UI Programmer
6 44 (13.17%) Front-End Developer
7 37 (11.08%) Java Developer
8 35 (10.48%) PHP Developer
9 26 (7.78%) Designer
9 26 (7.78%) Front-End Web Developer
10 23 (6.89%) C# Developer
11 15 (4.49%) Analyst
11 15 (4.49%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (3.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 12 (3.59%) JavaScript Developer
13 10 (2.99%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (2.99%) Consultant
14 9 (2.69%) Software Engineer
14 9 (2.69%) Web Designer
15 8 (2.40%) User Experience Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (92.51%) HTML
2 156 (46.71%) jQuery
3 110 (32.93%) HTML5
4 103 (30.84%) .NET
5 98 (29.34%) CSS3
6 73 (21.86%) ASP.NET
7 58 (17.37%) XML
8 47 (14.07%) Ajax
9 38 (11.38%) Spring
10 37 (11.08%) Web Services
11 36 (10.78%) XHTML
12 28 (8.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (7.78%) .NET Framework
14 25 (7.49%) Sass
14 25 (7.49%) J2EE
14 25 (7.49%) Hibernate
15 23 (6.89%) JSP
16 21 (6.29%) Symfony
17 19 (5.69%) JSON
18 18 (5.39%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.49%) Mobile App
2 7 (2.10%) W3C
2 7 (2.10%) Computer Science
3 6 (1.80%) Open Source
4 4 (1.20%) NHS
5 3 (0.90%) Graphic Design
6 2 (0.60%) Social Media
6 2 (0.60%) iPhone
6 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.30%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.30%) DTV
7 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.30%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.30%) Statistics
7 1 (0.30%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.30%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.30%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.69%) Linux
2 12 (3.59%) Windows
3 9 (2.69%) UNIX
4 7 (2.10%) Android
5 5 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.90%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (26.65%) MVC
2 66 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (12.57%) TDD
4 35 (10.48%) Responsive Web Design
5 34 (10.18%) Scrum
6 27 (8.08%) Web Development
7 24 (7.19%) Web Design
8 21 (6.29%) Software Engineering
9 20 (5.99%) OO
10 19 (5.69%) Project Management
11 18 (5.39%) OOP
12 13 (3.89%) Content Management
13 12 (3.59%) Unit Testing
13 12 (3.59%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (3.59%) E-Commerce
14 11 (3.29%) Migration
15 10 (2.99%) Waterfall
15 10 (2.99%) SOA
16 9 (2.69%) Configuration Management
16 9 (2.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 260 (77.84%) JavaScript
2 90 (26.95%) C#
3 88 (26.35%) PHP
4 80 (23.95%) SQL
5 75 (22.46%) Java
6 21 (6.29%) VB.NET
7 12 (3.59%) Ruby
8 10 (2.99%) PHP5
9 6 (1.80%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.80%) VB
10 5 (1.50%) Perl
10 5 (1.50%) Python
10 5 (1.50%) XPath
11 4 (1.20%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.20%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.20%) C++
12 3 (0.90%) VBA
13 2 (0.60%) PHP4
13 2 (0.60%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (3.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.69%) WCAG
2 7 (2.10%) QA
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.80%) Puppet
3 3 (0.90%) HAProxy
3 3 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.90%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 46 (13.77%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.59%) Zend
3 18 (5.39%) Adobe
4 16 (4.79%) Oracle
5 11 (3.29%) Twitter
6 10 (2.99%) Google
7 9 (2.69%) JBoss
7 9 (2.69%) hybris
8 6 (1.80%) EPiServer
9 5 (1.50%) Facebook
10 4 (1.20%) HP
11 3 (0.90%) Cisco
11 3 (0.90%) Infragistics
11 3 (0.90%) Perforce
11 3 (0.90%) Splunk
12 2 (0.60%) Sencha
12 2 (0.60%) Appcelerator
12 2 (0.60%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.60%) Actuate
13 1 (0.30%) CheckPoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £310 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis IT
Rate: £220.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Propel
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £130 - £170 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £330 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £304.50 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £220.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £450 per day + 9 month contracts
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Posted: 18 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 20 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 20 days ago