Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 11 17
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 -2
Contract jobs citing CSS 230 253 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 9.67% 11.25% 8.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.78% 30.08% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 173 186
Leeds median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £275 £283 £275
90th Percentile £486 £538 £534
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Leeds median hourly rate - £22.50 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £22.50 -

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 859 841 1,054
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 36.12% 37.41% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 574 730
Leeds median daily rate £400 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +1.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £285
90th Percentile £533 £538 £560
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year - +4.23% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Leeds median hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £10.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.67% +110.28% -
10th Percentile £41.00 £15.08 £10.20
90th Percentile £43.00 £26.25 £45.38
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £10.20
% change year-on-year +86.67% +120.59% -72.05%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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.

1 221 (96.09%) HTML
2 196 (85.22%) JavaScript
3 140 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (37.39%) HTML5
5 83 (36.09%) AngularJS
6 81 (35.22%) CSS3
7 78 (33.91%) React
8 61 (26.52%) .NET
9 60 (26.09%) C#
10 53 (23.04%) Front End Development
11 52 (22.61%) MVC
12 50 (21.74%) jQuery
13 48 (20.87%) Git (software)
14 47 (20.43%) ASP.NET
14 47 (20.43%) Sass
15 46 (20.00%) Scrum
15 46 (20.00%) Web Development
16 41 (17.83%) Node.js
16 41 (17.83%) User Experience
17 40 (17.39%) TDD
18 39 (16.96%) PHP
19 38 (16.52%) SQL Server
20 35 (15.22%) Java
21 32 (13.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 30 (13.04%) Microservices
23 29 (12.61%) gulp
24 28 (12.17%) .NET Framework
24 28 (12.17%) ASP.NET MVC
25 27 (11.74%) OO
26 26 (11.30%) ASP.NET Web API

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 12 (5.22%) CMS
1 12 (5.22%) Confluence
2 10 (4.35%) WordPress
3 7 (3.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (3.04%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.74%) JBoss
4 4 (1.74%) Kentico
4 4 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.74%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.30%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.87%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.87%) IIS
6 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.43%) Drupal
7 1 (0.43%) Jupyter
Applications
1 8 (3.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (3.04%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.87%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.43%) GIMP
4 1 (0.43%) InDesign
4 1 (0.43%) InVision
4 1 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (2.17%) Magento
2 3 (1.30%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.48%) GitHub
2 7 (3.04%) Rackspace Cloud
3 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.30%) CloudBees
5 3 (1.30%) IaaS
5 3 (1.30%) OpenShift
5 3 (1.30%) PaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.30%) Internet
2 2 (0.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.57%) MySQL
3 20 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (8.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.61%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.74%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.30%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 48 (20.87%) Git (software)
2 29 (12.61%) gulp
3 24 (10.43%) Grunt
4 22 (9.57%) Jenkins
5 20 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
6 17 (7.39%) JIRA
7 9 (3.91%) Babel
7 9 (3.91%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.48%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.17%) Gradle
9 5 (2.17%) JUnit
9 5 (2.17%) PHPUnit
9 5 (2.17%) Selenium
9 5 (2.17%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.74%) Firebug
10 4 (1.74%) Hamcrest
10 4 (1.74%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (1.74%) Subversion
10 4 (1.74%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.30%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (8.70%) Finance
2 13 (5.65%) Marketing
3 8 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.17%) Local Government
5 4 (1.74%) Banking
5 4 (1.74%) Retail
5 4 (1.74%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.87%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.43%) Law
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 198 (86.09%) Developer
2 68 (29.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 43 (18.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 37 (16.09%) .NET Developer
5 31 (13.48%) React Developer
6 29 (12.61%) HTML Developer
7 25 (10.87%) HTML CSS Developer
8 17 (7.39%) PHP Developer
9 15 (6.52%) Angular Developer
9 15 (6.52%) Senior Developer
10 14 (6.09%) Java Developer
11 13 (5.65%) C# Developer
12 12 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (5.22%) Designer
12 12 (5.22%) Lead Developer
12 12 (5.22%) UI Developer
13 11 (4.78%) Agile Developer
14 10 (4.35%) Lead .NET Developer
15 9 (3.91%) Full Stack Developer
15 9 (3.91%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (96.09%) HTML
2 86 (37.39%) HTML5
3 83 (36.09%) AngularJS
4 81 (35.22%) CSS3
5 78 (33.91%) React
6 61 (26.52%) .NET
7 50 (21.74%) jQuery
8 47 (20.43%) ASP.NET
8 47 (20.43%) Sass
9 41 (17.83%) Node.js
10 32 (13.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 28 (12.17%) .NET Framework
11 28 (12.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (11.30%) ASP.NET Web API
13 25 (10.87%) RESTful
14 18 (7.83%) ASP.NET Core
15 17 (7.39%) Redux
16 16 (6.96%) Web Services
17 14 (6.09%) Spring
17 14 (6.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.83%) User Experience
2 10 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.61%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.87%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.87%) FMCG
6 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.43%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.43%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.43%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.22%) Apple iOS
1 12 (5.22%) Linux
2 7 (3.04%) Android
3 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (23.04%) Front End Development
3 52 (22.61%) MVC
4 46 (20.00%) Scrum
4 46 (20.00%) Web Development
5 40 (17.39%) TDD
6 30 (13.04%) Microservices
7 27 (11.74%) OO
8 25 (10.87%) Software Engineering
9 24 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (8.26%) Wireframes
11 18 (7.83%) Test Automation
11 18 (7.83%) Unit Testing
12 17 (7.39%) Kanban
12 17 (7.39%) SOA
13 16 (6.96%) BDD
13 16 (6.96%) Responsive Web Design
14 15 (6.52%) Mentoring
15 10 (4.35%) Collaborative Working
16 9 (3.91%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 196 (85.22%) JavaScript
2 60 (26.09%) C#
3 39 (16.96%) PHP
4 35 (15.22%) Java
5 25 (10.87%) SQL
6 10 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.04%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.17%) VB
8 5 (2.17%) VB6
9 4 (1.74%) PHP 5
9 4 (1.74%) PHP 7
10 3 (1.30%) C
10 3 (1.30%) C++
10 3 (1.30%) Python
10 3 (1.30%) Ruby
10 3 (1.30%) Scala
11 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.87%) RPG
11 2 (0.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (3.48%) Degree
2 3 (1.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.43%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.74%) Puppet
2 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (3.91%) Adobe
2 7 (3.04%) Rackspace
3 5 (2.17%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.74%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.74%) Oracle
4 4 (1.74%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.30%) MuleSoft
5 3 (1.30%) SAP
6 2 (0.87%) Marketo
6 2 (0.87%) QAD
6 2 (0.87%) Splunk
7 1 (0.43%) Google
7 1 (0.43%) Sencha