Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 11 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS 247 219 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 10.24% 10.00% 12.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.44% 27.65% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 178 252
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £300
90th Percentile £475 £488 £519
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +0.65% -3.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 971 792 1,107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 40.27% 36.15% 40.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 602 802
Leeds median daily rate £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +14.58%
10th Percentile £320 £305 £308
90th Percentile £539 £500 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 - £13.50
10th Percentile £16.48 - £12.98
90th Percentile £18.23 - £16.30
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 - £13.50

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 16 October 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 16 October 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.

1 237 (95.95%) HTML
2 218 (88.26%) JavaScript
3 123 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (37.25%) React
5 84 (34.01%) AngularJS
6 82 (33.20%) Front End Development
7 80 (32.39%) CSS3
8 75 (30.36%) HTML5
9 62 (25.10%) Node.js
10 56 (22.67%) .NET
11 54 (21.86%) C#
12 50 (20.24%) Git (software)
12 50 (20.24%) PHP
13 48 (19.43%) MVC
14 47 (19.03%) ASP.NET
15 44 (17.81%) jQuery
16 42 (17.00%) ASP.NET Web API
16 42 (17.00%) Sass
17 39 (15.79%) Web Development
18 38 (15.38%) SQL
19 36 (14.57%) Scrum
20 34 (13.77%) Vue.js
21 31 (12.55%) TDD
21 31 (12.55%) E-Commerce
22 30 (12.15%) Microservices
23 29 (11.74%) Java
24 28 (11.34%) SQL Server
25 26 (10.53%) OO
26 24 (9.72%) MySQL
27 23 (9.31%) Docker

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 11 (4.45%) Confluence
1 11 (4.45%) WordPress
2 6 (2.43%) Drupal
3 5 (2.02%) CMS
4 4 (1.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.81%) Apache
6 1 (0.40%) JBoss
6 1 (0.40%) Kentico
6 1 (0.40%) nginx
6 1 (0.40%) SAS
6 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (4.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.40%) InVision
2 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (8.50%) Magento
2 5 (2.02%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.81%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.86%) npm
4 11 (4.45%) GitHub
5 9 (3.64%) SaaS
6 6 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.21%) Force.com
7 3 (1.21%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 2 (0.81%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.81%) PaaS
9 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) HTTP
1 1 (0.40%) SSL
1 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.72%) MySQL
3 12 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.43%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (2.43%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.62%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.21%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 50 (20.24%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.48%) gulp
3 15 (6.07%) Jenkins
3 15 (6.07%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (4.86%) Grunt
4 12 (4.86%) JIRA
5 11 (4.45%) Mercurial
6 10 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (4.05%) webpack
7 9 (3.64%) Selenium
7 9 (3.64%) TeamCity
8 8 (3.24%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.83%) Subversion
9 7 (2.83%) Vagrant
10 6 (2.43%) Jasmine
10 6 (2.43%) PHPUnit
11 5 (2.02%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.02%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.62%) Bitbucket
12 4 (1.62%) IntelliJ
General
1 11 (4.45%) Marketing
2 9 (3.64%) Games
3 7 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.62%) Automotive
4 4 (1.62%) Finance
4 4 (1.62%) Retail
5 1 (0.40%) Back Office
5 1 (0.40%) Banking
5 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 220 (89.07%) Developer
2 67 (27.13%) JavaScript Developer
3 53 (21.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 44 (17.81%) React Developer
5 39 (15.79%) .NET Developer
6 29 (11.74%) PHP Developer
7 27 (10.93%) C# Developer
8 26 (10.53%) HTML Developer
9 24 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
9 24 (9.72%) HTML CSS Developer
10 21 (8.50%) Angular Developer
11 18 (7.29%) Senior Developer
12 15 (6.07%) Lead Developer
13 14 (5.67%) Java Developer
14 13 (5.26%) Node.js Developer
15 12 (4.86%) Senior .NET Developer
15 12 (4.86%) UI Developer
16 11 (4.45%) Magento Developer
16 11 (4.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 11 (4.45%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (95.95%) HTML
2 92 (37.25%) React
3 84 (34.01%) AngularJS
4 80 (32.39%) CSS3
5 75 (30.36%) HTML5
6 62 (25.10%) Node.js
7 56 (22.67%) .NET
8 47 (19.03%) ASP.NET
9 44 (17.81%) jQuery
10 42 (17.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 42 (17.00%) Sass
11 34 (13.77%) Vue.js
12 21 (8.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (8.10%) .NET Core
14 19 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (7.69%) Web Services
15 17 (6.88%) Redux
16 15 (6.07%) Laravel
17 13 (5.26%) RESTful
18 10 (4.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.91%) User Experience
2 14 (5.67%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.21%) W3C
7 2 (0.81%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.81%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.40%) CMDB
8 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.24%) Linux
2 6 (2.43%) Unix
3 5 (2.02%) VMS
4 1 (0.40%) Android
4 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (33.20%) Front End Development
3 48 (19.43%) MVC
4 39 (15.79%) Web Development
5 36 (14.57%) Scrum
6 31 (12.55%) E-Commerce
6 31 (12.55%) TDD
7 30 (12.15%) Microservices
8 26 (10.53%) OO
9 22 (8.91%) Software Engineering
10 17 (6.88%) Open Source
11 14 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (5.67%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (5.67%) Wireframes
12 13 (5.26%) OOP
12 13 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (4.45%) CQRS
14 10 (4.05%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 10 (4.05%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 218 (88.26%) JavaScript
2 54 (21.86%) C#
3 50 (20.24%) PHP
4 38 (15.38%) SQL
5 29 (11.74%) Java
6 16 (6.48%) TypeScript
7 12 (4.86%) ES6
8 11 (4.45%) Scala
9 10 (4.05%) Groovy
10 8 (3.24%) Clojure
10 8 (3.24%) PHP 7
11 7 (2.83%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.43%) Java 8
13 3 (1.21%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.21%) C
13 3 (1.21%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.21%) Ruby
13 3 (1.21%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.21%) SOQL
14 2 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (2.02%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.62%) Degree
3 3 (1.21%) BC Cleared
3 3 (1.21%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.81%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.02%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.62%) QA
2 4 (1.62%) WCAG
3 3 (1.21%) WAI
System Software
1 23 (9.31%) Docker
2 8 (3.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) Grafana
1 3 (1.21%) Kibana
1 3 (1.21%) Puppet
2 2 (0.81%) Graphite
3 1 (0.40%) Ansible
3 1 (0.40%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (4.86%) Adobe
2 10 (4.05%) Zend
3 7 (2.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.02%) Oracle
5 3 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.21%) Splunk
6 2 (0.81%) Google
7 1 (0.40%) PayPal
7 1 (0.40%) Pega
7 1 (0.40%) Perforce
7 1 (0.40%) Sage
7 1 (0.40%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.40%) webMethods
7 1 (0.40%) WorldPay