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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 192 149 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.26% 6.65% 6.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.83% 22.75% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 92 71
Average daily rate
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£334 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.36% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £362 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 1
Average hourly rate £36.50 £27.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% +61.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
666 655 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.20% 29.23% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 369 354
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £405 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.04% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £15.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +6 126 £350 +27.27% 106
North Yorkshire +7 36 £300 +6.19% 44
South Yorkshire -7 17 £315 +5.00% 22
East Yorkshire - 1 £250 - 9
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (94.17%) HTML
2 254 (70.56%) JavaScript
3 170 (47.22%) jQuery
4 131 (36.39%) .NET
5 128 (35.56%) MVC
5 128 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
6 125 (34.72%) C#
7 101 (28.06%) HTML5
8 93 (25.83%) ASP.NET
9 90 (25.00%) CSS3
10 80 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 80 (22.22%) SQL
11 57 (15.83%) Java
12 55 (15.28%) XML
13 49 (13.61%) Web Services
14 47 (13.06%) XHTML
14 47 (13.06%) Web Development
15 46 (12.78%) Photoshop
15 46 (12.78%) Team Foundation Server
15 46 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (12.22%) CMS
16 44 (12.22%) TDD
17 42 (11.67%) JSON
17 42 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 41 (11.39%) Ajax
19 40 (11.11%) MySQL
20 39 (10.83%) PHP
20 39 (10.83%) Web Design
21 38 (10.56%) Subversion
21 38 (10.56%) WCF

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 44 (12.22%) CMS
2 20 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.89%) Apache Solr
4 11 (3.06%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.78%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.50%) IIS
6 9 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.94%) Apache
8 6 (1.67%) Umbraco
8 6 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.67%) Drupal
9 5 (1.39%) Kentico
10 4 (1.11%) Node.js
10 4 (1.11%) Adobe CQ
10 4 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.56%) WordPress
12 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 46 (12.78%) Photoshop
2 13 (3.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.94%) MS Excel
4 5 (1.39%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.56%) MS Office
6 2 (0.56%) InDesign
7 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.28%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.39%) Magento
3 3 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.56%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) Office 365
4 1 (0.28%) Heroku
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.39%) Intranet
2 2 (0.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.28%) HTTP
3 1 (0.28%) Extranet
3 1 (0.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 40 (11.11%) MySQL
3 26 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (6.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 18 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 17 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (3.33%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.94%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (1.94%) RavenDB
11 6 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.67%) Star Schema
12 5 (1.39%) SQLite
13 4 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.83%) Big Data
15 2 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 46 (12.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (10.56%) Subversion
3 33 (9.17%) Git (software)
4 28 (7.78%) Visual Studio
5 27 (7.50%) Dreamweaver
6 15 (4.17%) JUnit
7 7 (1.94%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.39%) Xcode
8 5 (1.39%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 5 (1.39%) LLBLGen Pro
9 4 (1.11%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.11%) Bazaar
10 3 (0.83%) Selenium
10 3 (0.83%) JIRA
11 2 (0.56%) JProfiler
11 2 (0.56%) Hudson
11 2 (0.56%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.56%) Grunt
11 2 (0.56%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.56%) Maven
General
1 19 (5.28%) Marketing
2 13 (3.61%) Finance
3 9 (2.50%) Law
4 6 (1.67%) Advertising
5 4 (1.11%) Retail
6 3 (0.83%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.83%) Games
7 2 (0.56%) Publishing
8 1 (0.28%) Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.28%) Automotive
8 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 283 (78.61%) Developer
2 70 (19.44%) .NET Developer
3 57 (15.83%) Web Developer
4 50 (13.89%) Front-End Developer
5 44 (12.22%) Designer
6 36 (10.00%) Web Designer
7 32 (8.89%) C# Developer
7 32 (8.89%) Java Developer
8 22 (6.11%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (5.56%) PHP Developer
10 17 (4.72%) UI Developer
11 16 (4.44%) UI Programmer
12 15 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (3.89%) SharePoint Developer
13 14 (3.89%) Lead Developer
14 12 (3.33%) .NET Web Developer
15 10 (2.78%) C# Web Developer
16 9 (2.50%) Software Developer
17 8 (2.22%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (94.17%) HTML
2 170 (47.22%) jQuery
3 131 (36.39%) .NET
4 101 (28.06%) HTML5
5 93 (25.83%) ASP.NET
6 90 (25.00%) CSS3
7 55 (15.28%) XML
8 49 (13.61%) Web Services
9 47 (13.06%) XHTML
10 42 (11.67%) JSON
10 42 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 41 (11.39%) Ajax
12 38 (10.56%) WCF
13 27 (7.50%) .NET Framework
14 26 (7.22%) Flash
15 22 (6.11%) REST
16 18 (5.00%) RESTful
17 17 (4.72%) JSF
18 16 (4.44%) AngularJS
19 15 (4.17%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.44%) User Experience
2 18 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 16 (4.44%) W3C
4 13 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.67%) Open Source
6 6 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.39%) Graphic Design
7 5 (1.39%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.39%) iPhone
8 3 (0.83%) Chemistry
8 3 (0.83%) Ontologies
8 3 (0.83%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.83%) NHS
8 3 (0.83%) FMCG
9 2 (0.56%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.56%) GIS
9 2 (0.56%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.56%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.28%) Android
2 13 (3.61%) Linux
3 9 (2.50%) Windows
3 9 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.67%) UNIX
5 5 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.28%) CentOS
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (35.56%) MVC
1 128 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (13.06%) Web Development
3 46 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (12.22%) TDD
5 39 (10.83%) Web Design
6 37 (10.28%) OO
7 32 (8.89%) Scrum
8 29 (8.06%) Mentoring
9 24 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 24 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 20 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
11 19 (5.28%) Web Application Development
12 18 (5.00%) MVVM
12 18 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
13 17 (4.72%) OOP
14 16 (4.44%) Online Marketing
14 16 (4.44%) Migration
15 15 (4.17%) E-Commerce
16 14 (3.89%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 254 (70.56%) JavaScript
2 125 (34.72%) C#
3 80 (22.22%) SQL
4 57 (15.83%) Java
5 39 (10.83%) PHP
6 19 (5.28%) T-SQL
7 11 (3.06%) Python
8 8 (2.22%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.94%) PHP5
10 6 (1.67%) Ruby
11 4 (1.11%) VB
11 4 (1.11%) VB6
12 3 (0.83%) SPARQL
13 2 (0.56%) Scala
13 2 (0.56%) C
13 2 (0.56%) Perl
14 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.28%) C++
14 1 (0.28%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.11%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.11%) ISEB
2 4 (1.11%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.83%) Degree
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.33%) QA
2 7 (1.94%) COBIT
3 2 (0.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 27 (7.50%) Adobe
2 24 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.72%) Oracle
4 10 (2.78%) hybris
5 7 (1.94%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.67%) Appcelerator
7 5 (1.39%) Sencha
8 4 (1.11%) Telerik
8 4 (1.11%) Zend
9 3 (0.83%) Jaspersoft
10 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.56%) IBM
10 2 (0.56%) SAP
11 1 (0.28%) Google
11 1 (0.28%) RedDot
11 1 (0.28%) Sybase
11 1 (0.28%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.28%) Cisco
11 1 (0.28%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
York
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
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Rate: £350 per day + competitive
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Reed Professional Services
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £27000 - £28000 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
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Huddersfield
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
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Leeds
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Rate: £220 - £250 per day
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Rate: competitive
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