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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 169 160 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.02% 7.16% 7.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.16% 24.10% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 120 121
Average daily rate
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£288 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £168 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £355 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £64.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -45.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
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
646 664 880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.85% 29.72% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 399 483
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 9
Average hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £26.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +69.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 £276 +0.45% 90
North Yorkshire +32 31 £290 +1.75% 36
South Yorkshire -6 18 £225 -25.00% 28
East Yorkshire - - - - 6
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 336 (93.59%) HTML
2 266 (74.09%) JavaScript
3 178 (49.58%) jQuery
4 110 (30.64%) MVC
5 108 (30.08%) .NET
6 107 (29.81%) HTML5
7 105 (29.25%) C#
8 89 (24.79%) CSS3
9 79 (22.01%) Java
10 78 (21.73%) SQL Server
11 77 (21.45%) PHP
12 74 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
13 69 (19.22%) ASP.NET
14 65 (18.11%) SQL
15 52 (14.48%) Photoshop
16 50 (13.93%) XML
17 48 (13.37%) OO
18 47 (13.09%) XHTML
19 45 (12.53%) Ajax
20 44 (12.26%) Web Design
21 43 (11.98%) MySQL
22 38 (10.58%) Spring
23 36 (10.03%) TDD
24 35 (9.75%) Microsoft
25 33 (9.19%) Adobe
26 32 (8.91%) CMS
26 32 (8.91%) Web Development
27 31 (8.64%) Marketing
27 31 (8.64%) Responsive Web Design
28 30 (8.36%) Visual Studio

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 32 (8.91%) CMS
2 21 (5.85%) SharePoint
3 19 (5.29%) Tomcat
4 15 (4.18%) Apache Solr
5 10 (2.79%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.79%) IIS
6 9 (2.51%) Apache
7 7 (1.95%) WordPress
7 7 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.39%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.11%) Drupal
9 4 (1.11%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.84%) Node.js
11 2 (0.56%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.28%) Moodle
12 1 (0.28%) Jetty
Applications
1 52 (14.48%) Photoshop
2 19 (5.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.95%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.11%) MS Office
4 4 (1.11%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 15 (4.18%) Magento
2 2 (0.56%) Zen Cart
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.56%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.28%) SaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Force.com
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.39%) Intranet
1 5 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (0.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (21.73%) SQL Server
2 43 (11.98%) MySQL
3 26 (7.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (4.74%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.67%) Star Schema
9 6 (1.67%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.67%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.39%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.84%) DB2
12 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.56%) Big Data
13 2 (0.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (8.36%) Visual Studio
2 23 (6.41%) Dreamweaver
3 20 (5.57%) Maven
4 19 (5.29%) Git (software)
5 16 (4.46%) JUnit
6 15 (4.18%) Subversion
7 13 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (3.06%) Eclipse
9 10 (2.79%) Selenium
10 8 (2.23%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.67%) Hudson
12 5 (1.39%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.11%) Xcode
13 4 (1.11%) NUnit
14 2 (0.56%) Mercurial
14 2 (0.56%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.56%) PHPUnit
14 2 (0.56%) Axure RP
14 2 (0.56%) Bazaar
14 2 (0.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 31 (8.64%) Marketing
2 23 (6.41%) Finance
3 11 (3.06%) Advertising
4 7 (1.95%) Law
5 4 (1.11%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.84%) Games
6 3 (0.84%) Banking
6 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.56%) Publishing
7 2 (0.56%) Retail
8 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.28%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.28%) Automotive
8 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.28%) Back Office
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 287 (79.94%) Developer
2 68 (18.94%) Web Developer
3 55 (15.32%) .NET Developer
4 54 (15.04%) Designer
5 45 (12.53%) Java Developer
6 44 (12.26%) Web Designer
7 42 (11.70%) Front-End Developer
8 37 (10.31%) C# Developer
9 35 (9.75%) PHP Developer
10 24 (6.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 20 (5.57%) UI Developer
12 18 (5.01%) UI Programmer
13 13 (3.62%) ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (3.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 11 (3.06%) Software Developer
16 10 (2.79%) Senior Developer
17 9 (2.51%) Analyst
17 9 (2.51%) Front-End Web Developer
17 9 (2.51%) SharePoint Developer
17 9 (2.51%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (93.59%) HTML
2 178 (49.58%) jQuery
3 108 (30.08%) .NET
4 107 (29.81%) HTML5
5 89 (24.79%) CSS3
6 69 (19.22%) ASP.NET
7 50 (13.93%) XML
8 47 (13.09%) XHTML
9 45 (12.53%) Ajax
10 38 (10.58%) Spring
11 26 (7.24%) JSON
12 25 (6.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (6.69%) Hibernate
14 23 (6.41%) Flash
14 23 (6.41%) Web Services
14 23 (6.41%) J2EE
14 23 (6.41%) .NET Framework
15 22 (6.13%) Spring MVC
16 21 (5.85%) WCF
16 21 (5.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.96%) Mobile App
2 13 (3.62%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.51%) W3C
3 9 (2.51%) Graphic Design
4 7 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.11%) Open Source
6 3 (0.84%) iPhone
6 3 (0.84%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.56%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.56%) NHS
7 2 (0.56%) Social Media
8 1 (0.28%) iPad
8 1 (0.28%) Blog
8 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.28%) EPoS
8 1 (0.28%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.46%) Linux
2 14 (3.90%) Android
3 8 (2.23%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.95%) Windows
5 4 (1.11%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (30.64%) MVC
2 74 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (13.37%) OO
4 44 (12.26%) Web Design
5 36 (10.03%) TDD
6 32 (8.91%) Web Development
7 31 (8.64%) Responsive Web Design
8 28 (7.80%) E-Commerce
8 28 (7.80%) OOP
9 24 (6.69%) Software Engineering
9 24 (6.69%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (4.18%) Migration
11 14 (3.90%) Unit Testing
11 14 (3.90%) Scrum
11 14 (3.90%) Online Marketing
12 11 (3.06%) MVVM
12 11 (3.06%) Configuration Management
13 10 (2.79%) SOA
13 10 (2.79%) Release Management
14 9 (2.51%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 266 (74.09%) JavaScript
2 105 (29.25%) C#
3 79 (22.01%) Java
4 77 (21.45%) PHP
5 65 (18.11%) SQL
6 15 (4.18%) VB.NET
7 14 (3.90%) PHP5
8 13 (3.62%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.23%) Ruby
10 6 (1.67%) VB
11 5 (1.39%) C++
12 4 (1.11%) VB6
13 3 (0.84%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.84%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.56%) Scala
14 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.56%) Python
15 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (1.67%) Degree
2 3 (0.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.95%) COBIT
1 7 (1.95%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (9.75%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.19%) Adobe
3 15 (4.18%) Zend
4 14 (3.90%) Oracle
5 12 (3.34%) hybris
6 11 (3.06%) Twitter
7 4 (1.11%) Telerik
7 4 (1.11%) JBoss
8 3 (0.84%) Orchard
8 3 (0.84%) Google
8 3 (0.84%) SAP
8 3 (0.84%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.84%) Facebook
9 2 (0.56%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.56%) Appcelerator
9 2 (0.56%) Perforce
9 2 (0.56%) IBM
10 1 (0.28%) Sybase
10 1 (0.28%) Business Objects
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