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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 210 141 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.25% 6.21% 5.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.91% 20.95% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 92 56
Average daily rate
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£325 £295 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +11.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £222 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £359 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +105.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
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
658 673 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.84% 29.63% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 406 351
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £410 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +105.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +5 138 £325 +18.18% 103
North Yorkshire +23 46 £300 - 36
South Yorkshire -11 15 £300 - 32
East Yorkshire - - - - 13
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 348 (94.57%) HTML
2 265 (72.01%) JavaScript
3 173 (47.01%) jQuery
4 124 (33.70%) .NET
5 119 (32.34%) C#
6 116 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
7 111 (30.16%) MVC
8 105 (28.53%) HTML5
9 90 (24.46%) CSS3
10 86 (23.37%) ASP.NET
11 80 (21.74%) SQL
12 69 (18.75%) SQL Server
13 60 (16.30%) Photoshop
14 55 (14.95%) Java
15 52 (14.13%) XML
15 52 (14.13%) XHTML
16 45 (12.23%) PHP
17 44 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
18 43 (11.68%) OO
19 42 (11.41%) CMS
20 41 (11.14%) MySQL
20 41 (11.14%) Web Design
21 40 (10.87%) TDD
22 38 (10.33%) Team Foundation Server
23 37 (10.05%) Web Development
23 37 (10.05%) Web Services
24 35 (9.51%) JSON
24 35 (9.51%) WCF
25 33 (8.97%) Subversion
26 32 (8.70%) Adobe

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 42 (11.41%) CMS
2 19 (5.16%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.26%) Apache Solr
4 10 (2.72%) WebSphere
4 10 (2.72%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.17%) Drupal
5 8 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (1.90%) Apache
7 5 (1.36%) IIS
7 5 (1.36%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.36%) Kentico
7 5 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.09%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (1.09%) WordPress
9 3 (0.82%) JBoss
9 3 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.82%) Node.js
9 3 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 60 (16.30%) Photoshop
2 20 (5.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.90%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.09%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.54%) MS Office
7 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.27%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (2.17%) Magento
2 5 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.54%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.54%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.27%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Heroku
4 1 (0.27%) Office 365
4 1 (0.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.09%) Intranet
2 3 (0.82%) Internet
3 2 (0.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 41 (11.14%) MySQL
3 19 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (4.08%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (3.80%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.53%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (2.17%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.90%) RavenDB
10 7 (1.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (1.63%) Star Schema
11 6 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.36%) SQLite
13 4 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.82%) DB2
14 3 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 38 (10.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (8.97%) Subversion
3 31 (8.42%) Dreamweaver
4 30 (8.15%) Visual Studio
5 26 (7.07%) Git (software)
6 11 (2.99%) JUnit
7 7 (1.90%) Selenium
8 6 (1.63%) Xcode
9 5 (1.36%) LLBLGen Pro
9 5 (1.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (1.09%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.82%) Bazaar
11 3 (0.82%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.54%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.54%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.54%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.54%) JIRA
12 2 (0.54%) Behat
12 2 (0.54%) Grunt
13 1 (0.27%) Trac
General
1 28 (7.61%) Marketing
2 16 (4.35%) Finance
3 9 (2.45%) Law
4 7 (1.90%) Advertising
5 4 (1.09%) Retail
6 3 (0.82%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.54%) Games
7 2 (0.54%) Banking
7 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 281 (76.36%) Developer
2 66 (17.93%) .NET Developer
3 64 (17.39%) Web Developer
4 61 (16.58%) Designer
5 54 (14.67%) Front-End Developer
6 51 (13.86%) Web Designer
7 33 (8.97%) C# Developer
8 30 (8.15%) Java Developer
9 23 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (5.16%) PHP Developer
11 17 (4.62%) UI Developer
12 16 (4.35%) UI Programmer
12 16 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (3.53%) SharePoint Developer
14 11 (2.99%) .NET Web Developer
14 11 (2.99%) C# Web Developer
15 10 (2.72%) Software Developer
16 9 (2.45%) Lead Developer
16 9 (2.45%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (94.57%) HTML
2 173 (47.01%) jQuery
3 124 (33.70%) .NET
4 105 (28.53%) HTML5
5 90 (24.46%) CSS3
6 86 (23.37%) ASP.NET
7 52 (14.13%) XML
7 52 (14.13%) XHTML
8 37 (10.05%) Web Services
9 35 (9.51%) JSON
9 35 (9.51%) WCF
10 31 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (8.15%) Ajax
12 29 (7.88%) Flash
13 21 (5.71%) .NET Framework
14 20 (5.43%) REST
15 15 (4.08%) JSF
16 14 (3.80%) MooTools
17 13 (3.53%) Sass
17 13 (3.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.70%) User Experience
2 25 (6.79%) Mobile App
3 16 (4.35%) W3C
4 14 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.63%) iPhone
6 6 (1.63%) Graphic Design
7 4 (1.09%) Open Source
8 3 (0.82%) FMCG
8 3 (0.82%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.54%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.54%) Social Media
9 2 (0.54%) NHS
9 2 (0.54%) Online Games
9 2 (0.54%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.54%) IVR
9 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.62%) Android
2 16 (4.35%) Linux
3 10 (2.72%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.17%) Windows
5 6 (1.63%) UNIX
6 5 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.54%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (30.16%) MVC
3 44 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (11.68%) OO
5 41 (11.14%) Web Design
6 40 (10.87%) TDD
7 37 (10.05%) Web Development
8 25 (6.79%) Mentoring
9 24 (6.52%) Software Engineering
10 23 (6.25%) E-Commerce
10 23 (6.25%) OOP
11 22 (5.98%) Scrum
12 19 (5.16%) Responsive Web Design
13 17 (4.62%) Online Marketing
14 16 (4.35%) MVVM
15 15 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
15 15 (4.08%) Migration
15 15 (4.08%) SOA
16 14 (3.80%) Unit Testing
16 14 (3.80%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 265 (72.01%) JavaScript
2 119 (32.34%) C#
3 80 (21.74%) SQL
4 55 (14.95%) Java
5 45 (12.23%) PHP
6 17 (4.62%) T-SQL
7 11 (2.99%) VB.NET
8 6 (1.63%) VB
8 6 (1.63%) Python
8 6 (1.63%) Ruby
8 6 (1.63%) PHP5
9 4 (1.09%) VB6
10 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.54%) Perl
11 2 (0.54%) C
11 2 (0.54%) C++
11 2 (0.54%) Scala
12 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (1.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.36%) Degree
3 4 (1.09%) ISEB
3 4 (1.09%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.90%) COBIT
1 7 (1.90%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 32 (8.70%) Adobe
2 24 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.43%) Oracle
4 8 (2.17%) hybris
5 6 (1.63%) Appcelerator
5 6 (1.63%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.36%) Sencha
7 4 (1.09%) Telerik
8 3 (0.82%) Orchard
8 3 (0.82%) Zend
8 3 (0.82%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (0.54%) SAP
9 2 (0.54%) IBM
10 1 (0.27%) Sybase
10 1 (0.27%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.27%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.27%) RedDot
10 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
Hull, North Humberside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Halifax
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £225 - 275 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £260 - £360 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day - dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TRG
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day call for details
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 460 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Rate: £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £420 - 460 per day
Posted: 8 days ago