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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 174 164 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.24% 7.22% 7.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.93% 23.94% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 124 118
Average daily rate
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£290 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £183 £225
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 3 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 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
646 685 872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.89% 30.18% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 414 476
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £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 28 9
Average hourly rate £31.00 £43.50 £26.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.73% +64.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £21.50 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +2 116 £276 +0.45% 105
North Yorkshire +30 33 £290 +1.75% 42
South Yorkshire -4 18 £238 -20.83% 29
East Yorkshire - - - - 8
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 339 (93.65%) HTML
2 267 (73.76%) JavaScript
3 179 (49.45%) jQuery
4 110 (30.39%) MVC
5 108 (29.83%) .NET
6 107 (29.56%) HTML5
7 106 (29.28%) C#
8 87 (24.03%) CSS3
9 79 (21.82%) SQL Server
10 77 (21.27%) Java
11 76 (20.99%) PHP
12 73 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
13 69 (19.06%) ASP.NET
14 64 (17.68%) SQL
15 53 (14.64%) Photoshop
16 51 (14.09%) XML
17 50 (13.81%) XHTML
18 47 (12.98%) OO
19 43 (11.88%) Web Design
19 43 (11.88%) Ajax
20 42 (11.60%) MySQL
21 37 (10.22%) Spring
22 36 (9.94%) TDD
23 34 (9.39%) Microsoft
23 34 (9.39%) Adobe
24 33 (9.12%) CMS
24 33 (9.12%) Marketing
25 32 (8.84%) Web Development
26 31 (8.56%) Responsive Web Design
27 29 (8.01%) Visual Studio

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 33 (9.12%) CMS
2 21 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 19 (5.25%) Tomcat
4 14 (3.87%) Apache Solr
5 10 (2.76%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.76%) IIS
6 9 (2.49%) Apache
7 7 (1.93%) WordPress
7 7 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.38%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.10%) Drupal
9 4 (1.10%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.83%) Node.js
11 2 (0.55%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.28%) Moodle
12 1 (0.28%) Jetty
Applications
1 53 (14.64%) Photoshop
2 19 (5.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.93%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.10%) MS Office
4 4 (1.10%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 15 (4.14%) Magento
2 2 (0.55%) Zen Cart
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.55%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.28%) SaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Force.com
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.38%) Intranet
1 5 (1.38%) Internet
2 1 (0.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 42 (11.60%) MySQL
3 26 (7.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (4.70%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.66%) Star Schema
9 6 (1.66%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.66%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.38%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.83%) DB2
12 3 (0.83%) SQLite
12 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.55%) Big Data
13 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (8.01%) Visual Studio
2 25 (6.91%) Dreamweaver
3 20 (5.52%) Maven
4 19 (5.25%) Git (software)
5 16 (4.42%) JUnit
6 15 (4.14%) Subversion
7 13 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (3.04%) Eclipse
9 10 (2.76%) Selenium
10 8 (2.21%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.66%) Hudson
12 5 (1.38%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.38%) Xcode
13 4 (1.10%) NUnit
14 2 (0.55%) Mercurial
14 2 (0.55%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.55%) PHPUnit
14 2 (0.55%) Axure RP
14 2 (0.55%) Bazaar
14 2 (0.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 33 (9.12%) Marketing
2 23 (6.35%) Finance
3 12 (3.31%) Advertising
4 7 (1.93%) Law
5 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.10%) Games
6 3 (0.83%) Banking
6 3 (0.83%) Retail
6 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.55%) Publishing
8 1 (0.28%) Automotive
8 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.28%) Back Office
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.28%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 290 (80.11%) Developer
2 70 (19.34%) Web Developer
3 56 (15.47%) Designer
4 55 (15.19%) .NET Developer
5 46 (12.71%) Web Designer
6 45 (12.43%) Java Developer
6 45 (12.43%) Front-End Developer
7 38 (10.50%) C# Developer
8 35 (9.67%) PHP Developer
9 25 (6.91%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (4.97%) UI Developer
11 16 (4.42%) UI Programmer
12 14 (3.87%) ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (3.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (3.04%) Software Developer
15 10 (2.76%) Senior Developer
16 9 (2.49%) Analyst
16 9 (2.49%) Front-End Web Developer
16 9 (2.49%) .NET Web Developer
16 9 (2.49%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (93.65%) HTML
2 179 (49.45%) jQuery
3 108 (29.83%) .NET
4 107 (29.56%) HTML5
5 87 (24.03%) CSS3
6 69 (19.06%) ASP.NET
7 51 (14.09%) XML
8 50 (13.81%) XHTML
9 43 (11.88%) Ajax
10 37 (10.22%) Spring
11 27 (7.46%) JSON
12 25 (6.91%) Flash
12 25 (6.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (6.63%) Hibernate
14 23 (6.35%) Web Services
14 23 (6.35%) J2EE
14 23 (6.35%) .NET Framework
15 22 (6.08%) WCF
16 21 (5.80%) Spring MVC
16 21 (5.80%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.91%) Mobile App
2 13 (3.59%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.49%) W3C
3 9 (2.49%) Graphic Design
4 7 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.10%) Open Source
6 3 (0.83%) iPhone
6 3 (0.83%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.55%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.55%) NHS
7 2 (0.55%) Social Media
8 1 (0.28%) iPad
8 1 (0.28%) Blog
8 1 (0.28%) Online Games
8 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.28%) EPoS
8 1 (0.28%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.42%) Linux
2 15 (4.14%) Android
3 9 (2.49%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.93%) Windows
5 4 (1.10%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (30.39%) MVC
2 73 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (12.98%) OO
4 43 (11.88%) Web Design
5 36 (9.94%) TDD
6 32 (8.84%) Web Development
7 31 (8.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 28 (7.73%) E-Commerce
8 28 (7.73%) OOP
9 24 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (6.35%) Software Engineering
11 17 (4.70%) Mentoring
12 16 (4.42%) Migration
12 16 (4.42%) Online Marketing
13 15 (4.14%) Unit Testing
14 14 (3.87%) Scrum
15 11 (3.04%) SEO
15 11 (3.04%) SOA
15 11 (3.04%) MVVM
15 11 (3.04%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 267 (73.76%) JavaScript
2 106 (29.28%) C#
3 77 (21.27%) Java
4 76 (20.99%) PHP
5 64 (17.68%) SQL
6 14 (3.87%) VB.NET
6 14 (3.87%) PHP5
7 12 (3.31%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.21%) Ruby
9 6 (1.66%) VB
10 5 (1.38%) C++
11 4 (1.10%) VB6
12 3 (0.83%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.83%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.55%) Scala
13 2 (0.55%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.55%) Python
14 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (1.66%) Degree
2 3 (0.83%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.93%) COBIT
1 7 (1.93%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (9.39%) Microsoft
1 34 (9.39%) Adobe
2 14 (3.87%) Oracle
2 14 (3.87%) Zend
3 11 (3.04%) hybris
3 11 (3.04%) Twitter
4 4 (1.10%) Xamarin
4 4 (1.10%) Telerik
4 4 (1.10%) JBoss
5 3 (0.83%) Orchard
5 3 (0.83%) Google
5 3 (0.83%) SAP
5 3 (0.83%) Facebook
6 2 (0.55%) Jaspersoft
6 2 (0.55%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.55%) Appcelerator
6 2 (0.55%) Perforce
6 2 (0.55%) IBM
7 1 (0.28%) Sybase
7 1 (0.28%) Business Objects
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