Period
to 19 August 2018

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 6 months to 19 August 2018 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)
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +6
Contract jobs citing CSS 282 230 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.42% 10.73% 12.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.14% 26.74% 31.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 191 292
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +20.00%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £291
90th Percentile £475 £488 £506
West Yorkshire median daily rate £395 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -1.25% - +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Leeds median hourly rate - - £9.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £9.00

CSS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,039 860 1,173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 42.08% 40.13% 39.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 655 881
Leeds median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £318 £308 £308
90th Percentile £538 £506 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 - £11.60
10th Percentile £16.40 - £9.60
90th Percentile £18.40 - £15.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 - £11.60

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for CSS.

1 275 (97.52%) HTML
2 251 (89.01%) JavaScript
3 135 (47.87%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (34.75%) AngularJS
5 93 (32.98%) React
6 89 (31.56%) CSS3
7 88 (31.21%) Front End Development
8 86 (30.50%) HTML5
9 69 (24.47%) .NET
10 66 (23.40%) C#
11 64 (22.70%) Node.js
12 59 (20.92%) ASP.NET
13 58 (20.57%) PHP
14 53 (18.79%) MVC
15 52 (18.44%) Git (software)
16 49 (17.38%) Web Development
17 46 (16.31%) jQuery
17 46 (16.31%) ASP.NET Web API
18 42 (14.89%) SQL
19 39 (13.83%) SQL Server
20 37 (13.12%) Scrum
20 37 (13.12%) TDD
21 36 (12.77%) Vue.js
22 35 (12.41%) Microservices
22 35 (12.41%) Java
23 32 (11.35%) OO
23 32 (11.35%) Sass
24 31 (10.99%) MySQL
25 29 (10.28%) E-Commerce
26 28 (9.93%) Web Services

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 16 (5.67%) WordPress
2 10 (3.55%) CMS
3 7 (2.48%) Drupal
4 6 (2.13%) Confluence
5 3 (1.06%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.71%) Apache
6 2 (0.71%) JBoss
6 2 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.71%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.35%) SAS
7 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (2.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.71%) InVision
2 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.35%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 20 (7.09%) Magento
2 2 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.26%) GitHub
4 10 (3.55%) npm
4 10 (3.55%) SaaS
5 6 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.13%) Force.com
5 6 (2.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 3 (1.06%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (0.71%) PaaS
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.77%) HTTP
2 1 (0.35%) SMS
2 1 (0.35%) SSL
2 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.99%) MySQL
3 12 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 12 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.84%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.48%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.42%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.35%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 52 (18.44%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.03%) Jenkins
2 17 (6.03%) Octopus Deploy
3 15 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (4.61%) Mercurial
4 13 (4.61%) Subversion
5 9 (3.19%) gulp
5 9 (3.19%) TeamCity
5 9 (3.19%) webpack
6 8 (2.84%) Grunt
6 8 (2.84%) Jasmine
6 8 (2.84%) Selenium
7 7 (2.48%) JIRA
8 6 (2.13%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (2.13%) PHPUnit
8 6 (2.13%) Vagrant
8 6 (2.13%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.42%) Babel
10 3 (1.06%) Mocha
General
1 16 (5.67%) Marketing
2 8 (2.84%) Finance
2 8 (2.84%) Games
3 5 (1.77%) Retail
4 4 (1.42%) Automotive
4 4 (1.42%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.35%) Advertising
5 1 (0.35%) Banking
5 1 (0.35%) Legal
5 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 250 (88.65%) Developer
2 74 (26.24%) JavaScript Developer
3 50 (17.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 43 (15.25%) React Developer
5 41 (14.54%) .NET Developer
6 37 (13.12%) PHP Developer
7 28 (9.93%) C# Developer
8 27 (9.57%) HTML Developer
9 25 (8.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 25 (8.87%) HTML CSS Developer
10 23 (8.16%) Angular Developer
11 22 (7.80%) Senior Developer
12 19 (6.74%) Java Developer
13 18 (6.38%) Lead Developer
14 14 (4.96%) Magento Developer
15 13 (4.61%) Node.js Developer
16 12 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
17 11 (3.90%) Designer
17 11 (3.90%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 11 (3.90%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (97.52%) HTML
2 98 (34.75%) AngularJS
3 93 (32.98%) React
4 89 (31.56%) CSS3
5 86 (30.50%) HTML5
6 69 (24.47%) .NET
7 64 (22.70%) Node.js
8 59 (20.92%) ASP.NET
9 46 (16.31%) ASP.NET Web API
9 46 (16.31%) jQuery
10 36 (12.77%) Vue.js
11 32 (11.35%) Sass
12 28 (9.93%) Web Services
13 25 (8.87%) .NET Core
14 22 (7.80%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (7.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 21 (7.45%) RESTful
16 17 (6.03%) Redux
17 13 (4.61%) XHTML
17 13 (4.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.45%) User Experience
2 13 (4.61%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.77%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.77%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.71%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.71%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.71%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.71%) W3C
9 1 (0.35%) CMDB
9 1 (0.35%) Fintech
9 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.61%) Linux
2 7 (2.48%) Unix
3 5 (1.77%) VMS
4 1 (0.35%) Android
4 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (47.87%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (31.21%) Front End Development
3 53 (18.79%) MVC
4 49 (17.38%) Web Development
5 37 (13.12%) Scrum
5 37 (13.12%) TDD
6 35 (12.41%) Microservices
7 32 (11.35%) OO
8 29 (10.28%) E-Commerce
9 27 (9.57%) Open Source
10 20 (7.09%) OOP
10 20 (7.09%) Software Engineering
11 18 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (5.67%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (4.61%) SOA
13 13 (4.61%) Wireframes
14 12 (4.26%) API Integration
15 11 (3.90%) BDD
15 11 (3.90%) CQRS
15 11 (3.90%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 251 (89.01%) JavaScript
2 66 (23.40%) C#
3 58 (20.57%) PHP
4 42 (14.89%) SQL
5 35 (12.41%) Java
6 12 (4.26%) Scala
6 12 (4.26%) TypeScript
7 11 (3.90%) T-SQL
8 10 (3.55%) ES6
8 10 (3.55%) Groovy
9 9 (3.19%) Clojure
9 9 (3.19%) PHP 7
10 7 (2.48%) Java 8
11 6 (2.13%) Apex Code
11 6 (2.13%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.13%) SOQL
12 4 (1.42%) Ruby
13 3 (1.06%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.71%) ABAP
15 1 (0.35%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (3.55%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.48%) Degree
2 7 (2.48%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.42%) BC Cleared
3 4 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.35%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.77%) QA
2 3 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.06%) WCAG
3 2 (0.71%) WAI
System Software
1 23 (8.16%) Docker
2 9 (3.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.06%) Puppet
2 2 (0.71%) Kibana
3 1 (0.35%) Grafana
3 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (3.19%) Adobe
1 9 (3.19%) Microsoft
1 9 (3.19%) Zend
2 8 (2.84%) Oracle
3 6 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (2.13%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.42%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.06%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.71%) SAP
6 2 (0.71%) Splunk
7 1 (0.35%) Pega
7 1 (0.35%) webMethods