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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 194 155 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.00% 7.19% 6.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 23.52% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 116 95
Average daily rate
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£290 £275 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £200 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Average hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +89.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £23.90 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £91.70
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
679 659 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.00% 30.55% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 410 448
Average daily rate £320 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 10
Average hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +143.24%
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 £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 18 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 18 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 18 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 +2 130 £291 +5.90% 107
North Yorkshire +27 39 £290 -3.33% 33
South Yorkshire -7 17 £250 -15.96% 40
East Yorkshire - - - - 8
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 344 (93.48%) HTML
2 268 (72.83%) JavaScript
3 180 (48.91%) jQuery
4 116 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
5 115 (31.25%) C#
5 115 (31.25%) .NET
6 112 (30.43%) MVC
7 102 (27.72%) HTML5
8 83 (22.55%) CSS3
9 78 (21.20%) ASP.NET
10 76 (20.65%) SQL Server
11 70 (19.02%) SQL
12 68 (18.48%) PHP
12 68 (18.48%) Java
13 59 (16.03%) Photoshop
14 53 (14.40%) XHTML
15 50 (13.59%) XML
16 44 (11.96%) OO
16 44 (11.96%) Web Design
17 43 (11.68%) CMS
17 43 (11.68%) MySQL
18 42 (11.41%) Ajax
19 37 (10.05%) TDD
20 36 (9.78%) Adobe
21 34 (9.24%) Web Development
22 33 (8.97%) Marketing
23 32 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
24 31 (8.42%) WCF
24 31 (8.42%) Spring
25 29 (7.88%) Flash

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 43 (11.68%) CMS
2 22 (5.98%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.08%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.26%) Apache Solr
5 10 (2.72%) Apache
5 10 (2.72%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.63%) WordPress
7 6 (1.63%) IIS
8 5 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (1.36%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.09%) Kentico
9 4 (1.09%) Node.js
9 4 (1.09%) Adobe CQ
9 4 (1.09%) Drupal
9 4 (1.09%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.27%) Jetty
Applications
1 59 (16.03%) Photoshop
2 20 (5.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.90%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.09%) MS Office
4 4 (1.09%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.82%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (2.99%) Magento
2 2 (0.54%) Zen Cart
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.54%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
1 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.27%) Force.com
2 1 (0.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Heroku
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.36%) Intranet
1 5 (1.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (20.65%) SQL Server
2 43 (11.68%) MySQL
3 22 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (4.89%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (2.72%) MongoDB
8 10 (2.72%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.63%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.63%) Star Schema
10 6 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.09%) RavenDB
12 4 (1.09%) SQLite
13 3 (0.82%) Big Data
13 3 (0.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 28 (7.61%) Visual Studio
2 27 (7.34%) Dreamweaver
3 24 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 24 (6.52%) Subversion
4 23 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (4.35%) Maven
5 16 (4.35%) JUnit
6 11 (2.99%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.17%) Selenium
8 7 (1.90%) Xcode
8 7 (1.90%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (1.09%) Hudson
10 4 (1.09%) LLBLGen Pro
11 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.82%) Grunt
12 2 (0.54%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.54%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.54%) Bazaar
12 2 (0.54%) Behat
General
1 33 (8.97%) Marketing
2 25 (6.79%) Finance
3 13 (3.53%) Advertising
4 9 (2.45%) Law
5 5 (1.36%) Games
6 4 (1.09%) Banking
7 3 (0.82%) Retail
8 2 (0.54%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.54%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 286 (77.72%) Developer
2 71 (19.29%) Web Developer
3 63 (17.12%) Designer
4 56 (15.22%) .NET Developer
5 53 (14.40%) Web Designer
6 45 (12.23%) Front-End Developer
7 41 (11.14%) Java Developer
8 34 (9.24%) C# Developer
9 28 (7.61%) PHP Developer
10 21 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (4.08%) UI Developer
12 14 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (3.80%) UI Programmer
13 13 (3.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (2.99%) Software Developer
15 10 (2.72%) Senior Developer
15 10 (2.72%) SharePoint Developer
16 9 (2.45%) C# Web Developer
16 9 (2.45%) .NET Web Developer
16 9 (2.45%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (93.48%) HTML
2 180 (48.91%) jQuery
3 115 (31.25%) .NET
4 102 (27.72%) HTML5
5 83 (22.55%) CSS3
6 78 (21.20%) ASP.NET
7 53 (14.40%) XHTML
8 50 (13.59%) XML
9 42 (11.41%) Ajax
10 31 (8.42%) Spring
10 31 (8.42%) WCF
11 29 (7.88%) Flash
12 28 (7.61%) Web Services
12 28 (7.61%) JSON
12 28 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (5.43%) Sass
13 20 (5.43%) .NET Framework
13 20 (5.43%) Hibernate
13 20 (5.43%) J2EE
14 19 (5.16%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.07%) Mobile App
2 24 (6.52%) User Experience
3 15 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.99%) Graphic Design
4 11 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.99%) W3C
5 8 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.90%) iPhone
7 5 (1.36%) Open Source
8 2 (0.54%) Social Media
8 2 (0.54%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.54%) IVR
8 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.54%) NHS
8 2 (0.54%) Online Games
9 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.27%) EPoS
9 1 (0.27%) GIS
9 1 (0.27%) iPad
9 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.98%) Android
2 18 (4.89%) Linux
3 12 (3.26%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.45%) Windows
5 4 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (1.09%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.54%) UNIX
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (30.43%) MVC
3 44 (11.96%) Web Design
3 44 (11.96%) OO
4 37 (10.05%) TDD
5 34 (9.24%) Web Development
6 32 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (7.61%) E-Commerce
8 27 (7.34%) Responsive Web Design
9 25 (6.79%) OOP
9 25 (6.79%) Software Engineering
10 18 (4.89%) Scrum
10 18 (4.89%) Migration
11 17 (4.62%) Online Marketing
12 15 (4.08%) Mentoring
13 13 (3.53%) Unit Testing
14 12 (3.26%) Release Management
15 11 (2.99%) MVVM
15 11 (2.99%) SEO
15 11 (2.99%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 268 (72.83%) JavaScript
2 115 (31.25%) C#
3 70 (19.02%) SQL
4 68 (18.48%) Java
4 68 (18.48%) PHP
5 14 (3.80%) VB.NET
6 12 (3.26%) PHP5
7 10 (2.72%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.63%) VB
8 6 (1.63%) Ruby
9 4 (1.09%) VB6
9 4 (1.09%) Python
10 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.82%) Objective-C
10 3 (0.82%) C++
11 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.54%) Scala
12 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (1.36%) Degree
2 3 (0.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.90%) COBIT
2 6 (1.63%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (9.78%) Adobe
2 27 (7.34%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.43%) Oracle
4 10 (2.72%) Zend
5 9 (2.45%) hybris
5 9 (2.45%) Twitter
6 7 (1.90%) Appcelerator
7 6 (1.63%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.09%) Sencha
8 4 (1.09%) Telerik
8 4 (1.09%) JBoss
9 3 (0.82%) Orchard
9 3 (0.82%) Jaspersoft
10 2 (0.54%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.54%) Perforce
10 2 (0.54%) IBM
10 2 (0.54%) SAP
11 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.27%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.27%) Sybase
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