Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 15 10
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 176 200 298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 7.46% 9.09% 12.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.36% 26.42% 33.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 155 206
Leeds median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £279
90th Percentile £475 £488 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
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 824 757 891
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 34.93% 34.39% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 590 614
Leeds median daily rate £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.09% +6.52%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £294
90th Percentile £550 £525 £539
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Leeds median hourly rate £16.93 - £18.00
10th Percentile £16.04 - £13.13
90th Percentile £17.69 - £26.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 - £18.00

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019, 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.

1 158 (89.77%) HTML
2 151 (85.80%) JavaScript
3 77 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (34.09%) AngularJS
4 60 (34.09%) React
5 52 (29.55%) Front End Development
6 47 (26.70%) .NET
6 47 (26.70%) HTML5
7 44 (25.00%) CSS3
8 42 (23.86%) jQuery
9 41 (23.30%) Sass
10 40 (22.73%) C#
11 34 (19.32%) MVC
12 33 (18.75%) Git (software)
12 33 (18.75%) Node.js
13 32 (18.18%) PHP
14 30 (17.05%) ASP.NET
15 27 (15.34%) E-Commerce
16 25 (14.20%) SQL
17 24 (13.64%) Web Development
18 22 (12.50%) Vue.js
19 21 (11.93%) User Experience
20 20 (11.36%) Software Engineering
21 19 (10.80%) Redux
22 18 (10.23%) Java
22 18 (10.23%) SQL Server
23 17 (9.66%) gulp
24 15 (8.52%) TypeScript
24 15 (8.52%) ASP.NET Web API
24 15 (8.52%) ASP.NET MVC

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 9 (5.11%) CMS
2 7 (3.98%) Confluence
3 6 (3.41%) WordPress
4 3 (1.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.70%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.14%) Kentico
5 2 (1.14%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.57%) Apache
6 1 (0.57%) JBoss
6 1 (0.57%) nginx
6 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (3.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.14%) InVision
Business Applications
1 14 (7.95%) Magento
2 5 (2.84%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.14%) OpenCart
3 2 (1.14%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.41%) npm
4 3 (1.70%) GitHub
5 2 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.14%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.57%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.14%) HTTP
1 2 (1.14%) Internet
2 1 (0.57%) SSL
2 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.68%) MySQL
3 3 (1.70%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.70%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.66%) gulp
3 9 (5.11%) Grunt
4 8 (4.55%) JIRA
5 7 (3.98%) Jasmine
6 6 (3.41%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.41%) Selenium
7 5 (2.84%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.27%) Artifactory
8 4 (2.27%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.27%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.27%) Subversion
8 4 (2.27%) Vagrant
8 4 (2.27%) webpack
9 3 (1.70%) Babel
9 3 (1.70%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.70%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.70%) Mocha
9 3 (1.70%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.70%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (4.55%) Banking
2 6 (3.41%) Marketing
3 4 (2.27%) Games
3 4 (2.27%) Retail
4 3 (1.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (0.57%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Finance
6 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 161 (91.48%) Developer
2 55 (31.25%) JavaScript Developer
3 36 (20.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 33 (18.75%) .NET Developer
5 27 (15.34%) Angular Developer
6 25 (14.20%) React Developer
7 22 (12.50%) HTML Developer
8 18 (10.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (10.23%) C# Developer
8 18 (10.23%) HTML CSS Developer
9 13 (7.39%) PHP Developer
10 12 (6.82%) SQL Developer
10 12 (6.82%) SQL Server Developer
11 11 (6.25%) UI Developer
12 9 (5.11%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (5.11%) Web Developer
13 8 (4.55%) Agile Developer
13 8 (4.55%) Designer
14 7 (3.98%) Magento Developer
14 7 (3.98%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (89.77%) HTML
2 60 (34.09%) AngularJS
2 60 (34.09%) React
3 47 (26.70%) .NET
3 47 (26.70%) HTML5
4 44 (25.00%) CSS3
5 42 (23.86%) jQuery
6 41 (23.30%) Sass
7 33 (18.75%) Node.js
8 30 (17.05%) ASP.NET
9 22 (12.50%) Vue.js
10 19 (10.80%) Redux
11 15 (8.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (8.52%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (7.39%) Laravel
13 10 (5.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (5.68%) XML
14 9 (5.11%) LESS
15 8 (4.55%) DOM
15 8 (4.55%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.93%) User Experience
2 9 (5.11%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.98%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.70%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.70%) W3C
6 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.14%) Fintech
6 2 (1.14%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.27%) Linux
2 3 (1.70%) Unix
3 2 (1.14%) VMS
4 1 (0.57%) Android
4 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (29.55%) Front End Development
3 34 (19.32%) MVC
4 27 (15.34%) E-Commerce
5 24 (13.64%) Web Development
6 20 (11.36%) Software Engineering
7 14 (7.95%) Scrum
7 14 (7.95%) TDD
8 13 (7.39%) OO
9 11 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (5.68%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (5.11%) Web Application Development
11 9 (5.11%) Wireframes
12 8 (4.55%) Microservices
12 8 (4.55%) Prototyping
12 8 (4.55%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (3.98%) SDLC
14 6 (3.41%) BDD
14 6 (3.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 151 (85.80%) JavaScript
2 40 (22.73%) C#
3 32 (18.18%) PHP
4 25 (14.20%) SQL
5 18 (10.23%) Java
6 15 (8.52%) TypeScript
7 13 (7.39%) ES6
8 6 (3.41%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.84%) Python
10 4 (2.27%) ES7
10 4 (2.27%) PHP 7
11 3 (1.70%) C
11 3 (1.70%) ES8
11 3 (1.70%) Ruby
11 3 (1.70%) Scala
12 2 (1.14%) Groovy
13 1 (0.57%) Java 8
13 1 (0.57%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 5 (2.84%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (1.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.14%) BC Cleared
3 2 (1.14%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (2.27%) QA
2 3 (1.70%) WAI
2 3 (1.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (5.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.70%) Grafana
1 3 (1.70%) Kibana
2 2 (1.14%) Graphite
2 2 (1.14%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.57%) Ansible
3 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (8.52%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.55%) Adobe
3 4 (2.27%) Zend
4 2 (1.14%) Google
4 2 (1.14%) Splunk
4 2 (1.14%) WooCommerce
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle
5 1 (0.57%) PayPal
5 1 (0.57%) Perforce
5 1 (0.57%) Sage
5 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.57%) webMethods
5 1 (0.57%) WorldPay