Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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)
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 7 14
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 214 354 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 9.44% 13.52% 10.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.65% 35.15% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 253 266
Leeds median daily rate £378 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.63% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £263 £283 £299
90th Percentile £488 £513 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £380 £395 £350
% change year-on-year -3.80% +12.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Leeds median hourly rate - - £40.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 803 1007 1083
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.41% 38.46% 33.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 721 756
Leeds median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £513 £538 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 11
Leeds median hourly rate - £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.00% -50.00%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%

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 22 November 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 22 November 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.

1 195 (91.12%) HTML
2 176 (82.24%) JavaScript
3 118 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (45.33%) HTML5
5 93 (43.46%) CSS3
6 73 (34.11%) AngularJS
7 72 (33.64%) React
8 64 (29.91%) Front End Development
9 50 (23.36%) User Experience
10 46 (21.50%) Git (software)
11 42 (19.63%) Node.js
12 40 (18.69%) MVC
13 39 (18.22%) .NET
14 37 (17.29%) TDD
15 35 (16.36%) C#
15 35 (16.36%) Scrum
16 34 (15.89%) jQuery
16 34 (15.89%) Sass
17 33 (15.42%) Java
18 32 (14.95%) PHP
19 30 (14.02%) Web Development
19 30 (14.02%) ASP.NET
20 28 (13.08%) MySQL
20 28 (13.08%) Software Engineering
21 26 (12.15%) OO
22 24 (11.21%) JSON
22 24 (11.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 23 (10.75%) Microservices
23 23 (10.75%) gulp
24 22 (10.28%) SQL Server

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 13 (6.07%) Confluence
2 9 (4.21%) CMS
3 6 (2.80%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.80%) WordPress
4 5 (2.34%) JBoss
4 5 (2.34%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (1.87%) Drupal
5 4 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.40%) SAS
6 3 (1.40%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.93%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.47%) Apache
8 1 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.47%) IIS
8 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.47%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.47%) Kentico
8 1 (0.47%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (4.67%) Photoshop
2 9 (4.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.47%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.47%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (2.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.34%) GitHub
2 3 (1.40%) Slack
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) CloudBees
4 1 (0.47%) IaaS
4 1 (0.47%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.08%) MySQL
2 22 (10.28%) SQL Server
3 17 (7.94%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.14%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.27%) Big Data
7 6 (2.80%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (21.50%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.75%) gulp
3 21 (9.81%) Grunt
4 18 (8.41%) Jenkins
5 17 (7.94%) JIRA
6 10 (4.67%) IntelliJ
7 9 (4.21%) Jasmine
7 9 (4.21%) Karma Test Runner
7 9 (4.21%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (4.21%) Subversion
8 7 (3.27%) JUnit
9 6 (2.80%) PHPUnit
10 5 (2.34%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.87%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (1.40%) Gradle
12 3 (1.40%) Visual Studio
13 2 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.93%) Firebug
13 2 (0.93%) Hamcrest
13 2 (0.93%) Mocha
General
1 20 (9.35%) Finance
2 17 (7.94%) Marketing
3 7 (3.27%) Retail
4 5 (2.34%) Banking
5 4 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 186 (86.92%) Developer
2 78 (36.45%) JavaScript Developer
3 54 (25.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 32 (14.95%) HTML Developer
5 29 (13.55%) HTML CSS Developer
6 24 (11.21%) .NET Developer
7 18 (8.41%) Angular Developer
7 18 (8.41%) PHP Developer
8 16 (7.48%) Node.js Developer
9 15 (7.01%) UI Developer
10 13 (6.07%) Scala Developer
11 12 (5.61%) Agile Developer
11 12 (5.61%) Designer
12 11 (5.14%) Java Developer
12 11 (5.14%) Senior Developer
13 10 (4.67%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (4.67%) C# Developer
13 10 (4.67%) Lead .NET Developer
13 10 (4.67%) Lead Developer
13 10 (4.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (91.12%) HTML
2 97 (45.33%) HTML5
3 93 (43.46%) CSS3
4 73 (34.11%) AngularJS
5 72 (33.64%) React
6 42 (19.63%) Node.js
7 39 (18.22%) .NET
8 34 (15.89%) jQuery
8 34 (15.89%) Sass
9 30 (14.02%) ASP.NET
10 24 (11.21%) JSON
10 24 (11.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (8.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (8.88%) REST
12 17 (7.94%) Ajax
12 17 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (7.01%) Play Framework
13 15 (7.01%) RESTful
14 14 (6.54%) .NET Framework
14 14 (6.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.36%) User Experience
2 10 (4.67%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.93%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.01%) Linux
2 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (29.91%) Front End Development
3 40 (18.69%) MVC
4 37 (17.29%) TDD
5 35 (16.36%) Scrum
6 30 (14.02%) Web Development
7 28 (13.08%) Software Engineering
8 26 (12.15%) OO
9 23 (10.75%) Microservices
10 20 (9.35%) Kanban
11 18 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (8.41%) Open Source
12 16 (7.48%) Wireframes
13 14 (6.54%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (6.07%) Test Automation
15 11 (5.14%) Web Design
16 9 (4.21%) BDD
16 9 (4.21%) Collaborative Working
16 9 (4.21%) SOA
16 9 (4.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 176 (82.24%) JavaScript
2 35 (16.36%) C#
3 33 (15.42%) Java
4 32 (14.95%) PHP
5 18 (8.41%) SQL
6 15 (7.01%) Scala
7 10 (4.67%) Python
8 5 (2.34%) Ruby
8 5 (2.34%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.87%) PHP 5
9 4 (1.87%) PHP 7
10 3 (1.40%) Prolog
10 3 (1.40%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.47%) C
11 1 (0.47%) C++
11 1 (0.47%) Go
11 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (2.34%) Degree
2 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 21 (9.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (5.14%) Puppet
2 2 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (4.67%) Adobe
2 9 (4.21%) Google
3 7 (3.27%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.34%) Oracle
5 2 (0.93%) Tableau
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.47%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.47%) Splunk