The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for LESS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
East Sussex > Brighton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing LESS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.53% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Brighton median daily rate £325 - -
East Sussex median daily rate £325 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

LESS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 95 89 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 50.00% 45.88% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 199 226
Brighton median daily rate £325 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.52% +41.66%  
10th Percentile £231 £313 £225
90th Percentile £450 £588 £388
East Sussex median daily rate £345 £425 £315
% change year-on-year -18.82% +34.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 1
Brighton median hourly rate £11.93 - £21.15
10th Percentile £11.17 - £20.57
90th Percentile £12.69 - £21.72
East Sussex median hourly rate £11.93 - £20.07

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing LESS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Brighton

LESS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LESS in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for LESS in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LESS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for LESS.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL