The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 28 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.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 10 18
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8  
Contract jobs citing CSS 124 175 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.24% 11.81% 8.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.64% 29.26% 31.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 125 108
Median daily rate £400 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +28.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -23.61%  

CSS 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 Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 433 598 406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 39.26% 40.35% 26.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 445 313
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £319 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £13.85 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing CSS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Leeds

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Leeds

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Leeds

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS 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 Leeds region with a requirement for CSS.

1 234 (94.74%) HTML
2 192 (77.73%) JavaScript
3 157 (63.56%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (47.37%) HTML5
5 104 (42.11%) CSS3
6 86 (34.82%) Git (software)
7 78 (31.58%) Front End Development
8 67 (27.13%) AngularJS
9 63 (25.51%) jQuery
10 53 (21.46%) React
11 52 (21.05%) MVC
12 51 (20.65%) Scrum
13 50 (20.24%) Python
14 48 (19.43%) C#
15 46 (18.62%) Java
15 46 (18.62%) Responsive Web Design
16 44 (17.81%) Scala
17 43 (17.41%) Test Automation
17 43 (17.41%) Node.js
17 43 (17.41%) Web Development
17 43 (17.41%) Linux
18 41 (16.60%) Ruby
18 41 (16.60%) JSON
18 41 (16.60%) User Experience
19 40 (16.19%) .NET
19 40 (16.19%) Configuration Management
20 39 (15.79%) Subversion
21 38 (15.38%) TDD
21 38 (15.38%) Web Design
22 37 (14.98%) MySQL

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (8.10%) Confluence
2 13 (5.26%) CMS
3 8 (3.24%) Apache
4 6 (2.43%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (2.43%) WordPress
5 3 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.21%) Drupal
5 3 (1.21%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.21%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.81%) JBoss
6 2 (0.81%) nginx
6 2 (0.81%) Plone
6 2 (0.81%) SAS
6 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.81%) SilverStripe
6 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.40%) IIS
7 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.40%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (2.83%) InVision
1 7 (2.83%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) HipChat
4 1 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.83%) IaaS
2 6 (2.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.62%) Loggly
3 4 (1.62%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (0.81%) GitHub
4 2 (0.81%) Slack
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.40%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.34%) HTTP
2 4 (1.62%) Internet
3 3 (1.21%) Intranet
4 2 (0.81%) Firewall
5 1 (0.40%) DNS
5 1 (0.40%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.98%) MySQL
1 37 (14.98%) Relational Database
2 18 (7.29%) MongoDB
3 15 (6.07%) SQL Server
4 13 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.62%) Riak
7 3 (1.21%) Big Data
7 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.40%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.40%) HBase
9 1 (0.40%) Redis
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 86 (34.82%) Git (software)
2 39 (15.79%) Subversion
3 37 (14.98%) Jenkins
4 29 (11.74%) JIRA
5 26 (10.53%) Grunt
6 18 (7.29%) JUnit
7 8 (3.24%) gulp
7 8 (3.24%) Maven
8 7 (2.83%) Jasmine
8 7 (2.83%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.62%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.62%) Gatling
9 4 (1.62%) IntelliJ
9 4 (1.62%) PHPUnit
9 4 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.62%) Vagrant
9 4 (1.62%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.21%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (1.21%) Mockito
10 3 (1.21%) Selenium
General
1 11 (4.45%) Finance
2 8 (3.24%) Marketing
3 5 (2.02%) Online Betting
3 5 (2.02%) Retail
4 2 (0.81%) Back Office
4 2 (0.81%) Banking
4 2 (0.81%) German Language
5 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 205 (83.00%) Developer
2 65 (26.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 60 (24.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 26 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 25 (10.12%) .NET Developer
6 23 (9.31%) HTML CSS Developer
6 23 (9.31%) HTML Developer
6 23 (9.31%) Scala Developer
7 19 (7.69%) Designer
8 18 (7.29%) Angular Developer
9 17 (6.88%) Agile Developer
10 15 (6.07%) UX Designer
11 12 (4.86%) Python Developer
12 11 (4.45%) C# Developer
12 11 (4.45%) Java Scala Developer
12 11 (4.45%) PHP Developer
12 11 (4.45%) Web Developer
13 10 (4.05%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 10 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (94.74%) HTML
2 117 (47.37%) HTML5
3 104 (42.11%) CSS3
4 67 (27.13%) AngularJS
5 63 (25.51%) jQuery
6 53 (21.46%) React
7 43 (17.41%) Node.js
8 41 (16.60%) JSON
9 40 (16.19%) .NET
10 36 (14.57%) REST
11 34 (13.77%) Spring
12 32 (12.96%) Ajax
13 31 (12.55%) RESTful
14 28 (11.34%) ASP.NET
15 27 (10.93%) Sass
16 26 (10.53%) Django
17 23 (9.31%) Play Framework
17 23 (9.31%) Ruby on Rails
18 20 (8.10%) Spring MVC
19 17 (6.88%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.60%) User Experience
2 22 (8.91%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (1.62%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.21%) W3C
5 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.81%) Animation
5 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.81%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.81%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.40%) Fintech
6 1 (0.40%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.40%) iPhone
6 1 (0.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.41%) Linux
2 13 (5.26%) Unix
3 12 (4.86%) Mac OS X
4 7 (2.83%) Windows
5 2 (0.81%) Android
5 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.40%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (63.56%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (31.58%) Front End Development
3 52 (21.05%) MVC
4 51 (20.65%) Scrum
5 46 (18.62%) Responsive Web Design
6 43 (17.41%) Test Automation
6 43 (17.41%) Web Development
7 40 (16.19%) Configuration Management
8 38 (15.38%) TDD
8 38 (15.38%) Web Design
9 31 (12.55%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (12.55%) Kanban
9 31 (12.55%) Open Source
10 27 (10.93%) OO
11 25 (10.12%) Software Engineering
12 15 (6.07%) OOP
12 15 (6.07%) Wireframes
13 14 (5.67%) Continuous Deployment
13 14 (5.67%) OWASP
13 14 (5.67%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 192 (77.73%) JavaScript
2 50 (20.24%) Python
3 48 (19.43%) C#
4 46 (18.62%) Java
5 44 (17.81%) Scala
6 41 (16.60%) Ruby
7 31 (12.55%) PHP
8 20 (8.10%) SQL
9 7 (2.83%) TypeScript
10 6 (2.43%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.02%) Go
11 5 (2.02%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.21%) C++
12 3 (1.21%) ES6
13 2 (0.81%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.81%) Prolog
14 1 (0.40%) VB
14 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.40%) VB6
14 1 (0.40%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (2.02%) Degree
2 4 (1.62%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (7.69%) Docker
2 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) HDFS
3 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (3.64%) Puppet
2 7 (2.83%) Ansible
2 7 (2.83%) Salt
3 6 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.62%) Nagios
4 4 (1.62%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.21%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.81%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 27 (10.93%) Google
2 12 (4.86%) Adobe
3 11 (4.45%) Sitecore
4 8 (3.24%) Rackspace
5 7 (2.83%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.83%) Oracle
6 6 (2.43%) SaltStack
7 4 (1.62%) New Relic
7 4 (1.62%) Splunk
7 4 (1.62%) Zend
8 2 (0.81%) Twitter
8 2 (0.81%) VMware
9 1 (0.40%) ATG
9 1 (0.40%) hybris
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